Danica Patrick credits team for improvement at Darlington

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Danica Patrick was pleased with her solid performance in Saturday night’s Bojangles’ Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway, one of the toughest tracks on the Sprint Cup circuit. Check it out: WHERE SHE STARTED: Qualified 33rd on Friday, her best starting position in three career races at […]

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Brad Keselowski ups his game, tones down the rhetoric

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The 2012 Sprint Cup champion re-emerges as a less outspoken but still compelling star Check it out: If Brad Keselowski seemed incognito during his Sprint Cup title defense last year, the anonymity actually could have been much greater. The Team Penske driver, who has embraced the […]

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NASCAR needs its own team of traveling doctors

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NASCAR says safety is a top priority. If so, a team of traveling physicians would serve the mission to keep the drivers as healthy as possible. Check it out: You’ll have to excuse many NASCAR drivers if they’re a bit anxious this weekend — concerned about […]

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Richard Petty’s wife Lynda dies at 72

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Lynda Petty, the wife of seven-time NASCAR champion Richard Petty, died Tuesday after a long battle with cancer. She was 72. See more below: She was diagnosed with central nervous system lymphoma four years ago. Richard and Lynda Petty were married in 1959, and she played […]

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Was Fontana a must-see thriller or cautionary tale?

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Tire woes for some teams again point to fine line between potential for crisis and crowd-pleasing racing. Check it out: It’s difficult reaching consensus on solutions in NASCAR because it requires marrying the divergent objectives, opinions and whims of several dozen constituencies ranging from drivers to […]

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Kyle Busch best at Bristol Nationwide race again

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At least in the statistical realm, Kyle Busch can make a case for being the best driver in NASCAR history at a single track. Check it out: Busch, continuing to rule the Nationwide Series on his dropdown visits from Sprint Cup, dominated the closing laps to […]

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