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Nationwide Adopts Shootout Restarts
Friday, 26 Jun, 2009 – 16:10 | Comments Off on Nationwide Adopts Shootout Restarts
Nationwide Adopts Shootout Restarts

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NASCAR announced Friday the addition of double-file restarts – “Shootout Style” – throughout each race for the NASCAR Nationwide Series.
Beginning next weekend at Daytona International Speedway, the first- and second-place cars will line up …

Edwards Gets First Nationwide Win
Saturday, 20 Jun, 2009 – 22:35 | Comments Off on Edwards Gets First Nationwide Win
Edwards Gets First Nationwide Win

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Carl Edwards got his first NASCAR Nationwide Series victory of the season Saturday night when he won the NorthernTool.com 250 at the Milwaukee Mile.
It was Edwards’ second-straight victory at the track.
Kyle Busch finished second. In …

Woody: Handful Of Morons Keep Reviving NASCAR Stereotypes
Monday, 15 Jun, 2009 – 17:03 | 6 Comments
Woody: Handful Of Morons Keep Reviving NASCAR Stereotypes

By Larry Woody | Senior Writer
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Nashville – I don’t know if a member of Rusty Wallace’s Nationwide Series team cast a “racist slur” toward a black driver following the June 7 race at Nashville Superspeedway …

Logano Kicks Off Weekend With Victory In Kentucky
Sunday, 14 Jun, 2009 – 10:29 | Comments Off on Logano Kicks Off Weekend With Victory In Kentucky
Logano Kicks Off Weekend With Victory In Kentucky

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Joey Logano may have saved the life of the trophy which goes along with winning at Kentucky Speedway Saturday night when he passed Kyle Busch with 10 laps to go …

GM Has Cutting Remarks For NASCAR
Friday, 12 Jun, 2009 – 19:49 | 3 Comments
GM Has Cutting Remarks For NASCAR

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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The new General Motors will emerge from Chapter 11 bankruptcy with a significantly reduced financial stake in NASCAR.
GM announced Friday it has cut off funding to its Chevrolet Racing teams …

Woody: The Breath Of Fresh Air Needs A Tic Tac
Friday, 12 Jun, 2009 – 17:15 | 7 Comments
Woody: The Breath Of Fresh Air Needs A Tic Tac

By Larry Woody | Senior Writer
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Nashville – Kyle Busch said J.D. Gibbs, president of Joe Gibbs Racing, thought Kyle bashing his trophy to bits last Saturday night at Nashville Superspeedway was “cool.”
Really? Then how about …

Nationwide Crew Chief Suspended
Thursday, 11 Jun, 2009 – 18:00 | Comments Off on Nationwide Crew Chief Suspended
Nationwide Crew Chief Suspended

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NASCAR announced today that Bryan Berry, crew chief for the No. 62 Chevrolet in the NASCAR Nationwide Series, has been indefinitely suspended due to a rule violation that occurred during this past Saturday’s event at …

Leffler Hoping to Run Over Cup Guys
Thursday, 11 Jun, 2009 – 15:00 | 2 Comments
Leffler Hoping to Run Over Cup Guys

By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
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Jason Leffler’s fifth-place finish at Nashville Superspeedway on Saturday, on top of his remarkable consistency so far this season, has created the possibility of a Nationwide Series points championship battle …

Woody: Nashville Not Into Punk Rock; NASCAR Shouldn’t Be Either
Wednesday, 10 Jun, 2009 – 13:30 | 15 Comments
Woody: Nashville Not Into Punk Rock; NASCAR Shouldn’t Be Either

By Larry Woody | Senior Writer
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Nashville – There’s a catch-all clause in the NASCAR rule book that says drivers are held accountable “for actions detrimental to the sport of stock car racing.”
If what Kyle Busch …

Smashed Guitar Strikes Sour Chord In Music City
Tuesday, 9 Jun, 2009 – 7:52 | 32 Comments
Smashed Guitar Strikes Sour Chord In Music City

By Larry Woody | Senior Writer
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Nashville – Images of Kyle Busch’s guitar-smashing antics following last Saturday’s victory at Nashville Superspeedway have gone ‘round the world, creating a sensation on YouTube and other internet outlets.
Meanwhile on …