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Almirola puts No. 43 back in victory lane

Almirola puts No. 43 back in victory lane

July 6th, 2014 9:58 pm by AP

Almirola won the rain-delayed and rain-shortened NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Daytona International Speedway on Sunday, putting Petty's famed blue car back on top for the first time since 1999.

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Gilliland lands pole at Daytona

Gilliland lands pole at Daytona

July 4th, 2014 7:19 pm by AP

David Gilliland won the pole for the Sprint Cup race Saturday night at Daytona International Speedway after rain shortened qualifying.

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Widener, Bise enjoy life together in the fast lane

Widener, Bise enjoy life together in the fast lane

July 4th, 2014 7:17 pm by Jeff Birchfield

What's the perfect date night? For the Elizabethton couple of Carl Widener and Candis Bise, the answer is easy. Their perfect date night is rocketing down the drag strip at Thunder Valley.

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Shell's talk, hard racing causes stir

Shell's talk, hard racing causes stir

July 1st, 2014 11:01 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Zeke Shell has given the local racing community plenty to talk about this week.

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Keselowski wins for 2nd time at Kentucky Speedway

Keselowski wins for 2nd time at Kentucky Speedway

June 28th, 2014 11:03 pm by AP

Brad Keselowski dominated the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race Saturday night to become Kentucky Speedway's first repeat winner.

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Roczen rides to third win of season

Roczen rides to third win of season

June 28th, 2014 9:12 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Ken Roczen pulled away to a 6.687-second win over teammate and defending champion Ryan Dungey to win the second annual Tennessee National at Muddy Creek on Saturday.

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Stewart's rough day caps rough week

Stewart's rough day caps rough week

June 28th, 2014 9:06 pm by Jeff Birchfield

It was a rough day for James Stewart at the Red Bull Tennessee National to cap off a rough week.

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Keselowski earns pole with track record run

Keselowski earns pole with track record run

June 27th, 2014 9:41 pm by AP

Brad Keselowski had a lap at 188.791 mph in the third knockout qualifying segment to take the pole for the 400-mile race. Keselowski earned his third pole this season and the sixth of his career.

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Brayton hopes Gibbs can be contender

Brayton hopes Gibbs can be contender

June 27th, 2014 9:36 pm by Jeff Birchfield

When Justin Brayton signed on to ride for Joe Gibbs Racing, he didn't know how closely the namesake followed his motocross team. He soon found out the three-time Super Bowl winning coach was interested in every aspect of the business.

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Tennessee National back for second year at Muddy Creek

Tennessee National back for second year at Muddy Creek

June 27th, 2014 9:34 pm by Jeff Birchfield

The pairing of the top outdoor motocross series in the country with a legendary track was a no-brainer for the competitors. To come back for a second year made even more sense.

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