Martin Back At Roush As Driver Coach

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Mark Martin is back at Roush Fenway Racing. Roush Fenway Racing announced Thursday that Martin is returning to the race team where he excelled behind the wheel for almost 20 years – this time as the team’s driver development coach. Martin was the first driver hired […]

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Martin Searches For Next Chapter

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“I’m just kind of picking along,’’ Martin said, “trying to find my niche. I’ll figure out more.’’ Check it out: Mark Martin sits on pit wall and looks at the Sprint Cup cars aligned before him. In a career spanning four decades, this was a normal […]

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Martin done driving, shuns ‘R-word’

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Mark Martin has never liked the “R-word,” as in retire. So on Friday, the 54-year-old veteran didn’t use that word — but did acknowledge, in his own terms, that he will leave the driver’s seat at the end of the season, ending a 31-year career behind […]

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Martin to help Danica at SHR in ’14

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Mark Martin said Tuesday he expects to continue to work with Stewart-Haas Racing in 2014, after Tony Stewart returns back to the cockpit of the No. 14 SHR Chevrolet SS. Martin and his wife, Arlene, were at SHR’s shop in Kannapolis, N.C., on Tuesday during Stewart’s […]

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Why NASCAR legend thinks his jet is dumb

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Mark Martin parks his jet about 20 feet from the kitchen counter. Martin, the ageless NASCAR driver, scoops microwaved brown rice into his mouth as he prepares for his latest journey: flying himself to a race in Michigan. His comfort zone is a large airplane hangar […]

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