Marcos Ambrose wins at the Glen

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Marcos Abrose wins Nationwide Series at Watkins Glen. With The King atop the pit box at Watkins Glen International, Marcos Ambrose wasn’t about to disappoint. The aggressive Australian dueled early with Kyle Busch to fall off the pace in the NASCAR Nationwide race, then was flawless […]

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Ty Dillon gets 1st career N’wide win

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For a first-time winner, Ty Dillon had the Brickyard’s winning tradition down as cold as the celebratory beer he chugged outside his car. “We get to kiss the bricks, baby!” he radioed as he crossed the finish line. Dillon parked his car on the famed yard […]

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2015 schedule: Homestead still finale

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NASCAR chairman Brian France said Saturday “robust” discussion will go into setting the 2015 schedule. A revamped format to the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship this season, coupled with NBC taking over the second half of the television schedule next season, gives NASCAR an opportunity […]

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Earnhardt feeling no pressure now

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Dale Earnhardt Jr. enjoying the win. One driver is always judged better than another “on paper.” Dale Earnhardt Jr. won Sunday’s Pocono 400 because of a piece of paper on the grille of Brad Keselowski’s car. Earnhardt felt bad for Keselowski at Pocono Raceway, but he […]

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Joey Logano: My sport’s a lot safer than football

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Which do you think is safer NASCAR or football? Check out what Joey thinks. When NASCAR driver Joey Logano wrecks after reaching speeds of 200 mph in his stock car, it can look dangerous, ugly and sometimes death-defying. Yet Logano, while visiting the Detroit Lions’ practice […]

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Kyle Larson wins Nationwide race

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Kyle Larson showed he could beat NASCAR’s big boys in the Nationwide Series. Check it out: Now he hopes to do the same on the Sprint Cup circuit. Larson raced to his second Nationwide Series victory of the season Saturday, holding off Sprint Cup drivers Brad […]

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Nationwide has strength in numbers

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There have been seven winners in the first nine races, with rookie Chase Elliot (Texas, Darlington) and Kyle Busch (Phoenix, Bristol) the only drivers to claim two. Check it out: Elliott Sadler had stewed all winter about his first season with Joe Gibbs Racing. No wins. […]

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Danica Makes Mark At Talladega

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Danica Patrick burnished her restrictor-plate credentials Sunday at Talladega Superspeedway. And although the final result left her unfulfilled, she at least will get to use the race car again. Many of her counterparts weren’t so fortunate. Cjeck it out: In leading six of the first 12 […]

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Kyle Larson wins pole after rainout

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Kyle Larson still wants to earn a pole position on his own, but he’s not complaining about being handed his first one. Check it out: The rookie will start in the top spot Saturday night in the NASCAR race at Richmond International Raceway after a thunderstorm […]

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Robert Griffin III to drive pace car

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Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III will drive the pace car for Saturday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Richmond International Raceway. Check it out: Griffin will go through pace car training and spend some time with driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. prior to Saturday’s race, the […]

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