Johnson City Press Friday, May 22, 2015
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Allison continues family tradition at Kingsport Speedway

Allison continues family tradition at Kingsport Speedway

March 19th, 2015 10:47 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Robbie Allison will be carrying on the family legacy at Kingsport Speedway this season with a NASCAR Hall of Famer in his corner.

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Dale Jr. to debut new car at BMS

Dale Jr. to debut new car at BMS

March 18th, 2015 10:01 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Although the Food City 500 a month away, Dale Earnhardt Jr. is already itching to get to Bristol Motor Speedway.

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Did BMS miss a perfect race day?

Did BMS miss a perfect race day?

March 17th, 2015 10:26 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Do you remember Sunday? It was a beautiful day with a high temperature of 67 degrees. It would have been the scheduled time for the Food City 500 if track officials hadn't successfully lobbied to move the race date to April 19.

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Harvick scores track-record seventh win at Phoenix

Harvick scores track-record seventh win at Phoenix

March 15th, 2015 9:54 pm by AP

He led more than 200 laps for the third straight time at Phoenix, where he has won five of the last six races and a record seven overall.

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Bristol Dragway site of many magic moments

Bristol Dragway site of many magic moments

March 12th, 2015 8:21 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Besides hosting one of the marquee events on the NHRA Drag Racing tour, Bristol Dragway is celebrating its golden anniversary this season.

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NASCAR reinstates Busch; grants Chase waiver

NASCAR reinstates Busch; grants Chase waiver

March 11th, 2015 10:02 pm by AP

Kurt Busch was cleared Wednesday to get back in his race car and attempt to rebuild a career that was halted two days before the Daytona 500 when NASCAR suspended him for allegedly assaulting his ex-girlfriend.

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BMS economic impact is huge to the region

BMS economic impact is huge to the region

March 11th, 2015 3:27 pm by Jeff Birchfield

According to the study, the venue brings $417,166, 548 directly to the area. The result of the indirect impact is $1.4 billion.

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NASCAR's contenders are established early

NASCAR's contenders are established early

March 10th, 2015 9:50 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Kevin Harvick wasted no time establishing himself as a contender to repeat as NASCAR Sprint Cup champion with his victory Sunday in Las Vegas.

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Plans announced for Petty Charity Ride

Plans announced for Petty Charity Ride

March 9th, 2015 10:36 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Kyle Petty and his buddies will be touring the countryside again on their motorcycles for a good cause.

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Odds-on favorite Harvick wins in Vegas

Odds-on favorite Harvick wins in Vegas

March 8th, 2015 10:40 pm by AP

Defending NASCAR champion Kevin Harvick raced to his first victory of the season Sunday at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

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