Johnson City Press Thursday, August 21, 2014
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Hagan enjoys all kinds of racing

Hagan enjoys all kinds of racing

June 4th, 2014 6:44 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Whether it's the Dodge Funny Car he blasts down Bristol Dragway at 320 mph or if it's a kayak going down Beaver Creek, the NHRA racer, who looks more like an NFL linebacker, makes the most of every opportunity.

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Johnson headlines test session at Bristol Dragway

Johnson headlines test session at Bristol Dragway

June 3rd, 2014 7:24 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Six drivers and teams participated in testing at Bristol Dragway on Tuesday, some 10 days before the start of the NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals.

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Johnson builds on track record with ninth Dover win

Johnson builds on track record with ninth Dover win

June 1st, 2014 10:57 pm by AP

Jimmie Johnson handled the pothole at Dover the same way he disposed of a rough patch to start the season.He won.

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Busch 2 for 2 at Dover with Nationwide win

Busch 2 for 2 at Dover with Nationwide win

May 31st, 2014 8:02 pm by AP

Kyle Busch raced to his second victory of the weekend at Dover, taking the checkered flag Saturday in the Nationwide Series race to set himself up for a tripleheader sweep.

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Local drivers gets their thrills at NOPI Nationals

Local drivers gets their thrills at NOPI Nationals

May 31st, 2014 7:56 pm by Jeff Birchfield

The NOPI Nationals at Bristol Dragway gave local racers Rick Whitaker and Joey Street another opportunity to live out their passion.

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Keselowski wins pole at Dover

Keselowski wins pole at Dover

May 30th, 2014 9:10 pm by AP

Brad Keselowski is getting used to racing out front, turning a track-record lap of 164.444 mph to win the pole at Dover International Speedway.

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Another Truck Series win for Busch

Another Truck Series win for Busch

May 30th, 2014 9:07 pm by AP

Kyle Busch made it 4 for 4 in the Truck Series, dominating again to win at Dover International Speedway. He was again the class of the field on Friday and now has a checkered flag at Dover to go along with ones from Daytona, Kansas and Charlotte.

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X Games will have local flavor

X Games will have local flavor

May 27th, 2014 8:21 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Mike Brown will look to pick up his third X Games gold medal on June 5-8 in Austin, Texas. Justin Matney will try to win his first X Games medal of any color that same weekend.

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Kurt Busch eager to try 'The Double' again

Kurt Busch eager to try 'The Double' again

May 26th, 2014 7:26 pm by AP

While Kurt Busch's bid to complete "The Double" may have failed, it won't stop the former Sprint Cup champion from making another run at history.

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Johnson in fast company on biggest racing weekend

Johnson in fast company on biggest racing weekend

May 26th, 2014 7:19 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Allen Johnson played a major part in racing's biggest day on Sunday, although his accomplishment was more than a little overshadowed.

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