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CONCORD, N.C. – When veteran NHRA team owner Don Schumacher met Tony Stewart last year he asked the IndyCar-NASCAR champion if he wanted to buy a race team. Schumacher may have been joking, but his …

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Darlington Double Didn’t Produce Twins
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DARLINGTON, S.C. – Two NASCAR Cup point races in four days at the same track had never occurred in the series 71-year history until this week at Darlington Raceway and there was very little similarity …

Thu, 05/21/20 – 13:35 | Comments Off on Darlington Double Didn’t Produce Twins
Harvick Leads NASCAR Back Into Racing
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By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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DARLINGTON, S.C. – Kevin Harvick’s 50th career Cup victory at Darlington Raceway tied him with NASCAR Hall of Fame members Ned Jarrett and Junior Johnson for 12th on the series …

Mon, 05/18/20 – 7:00 | Comments Off on Harvick Leads NASCAR Back Into Racing
Newman: NASCAR Needs Capability Protocol
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CONCORD, N.C. – New safety equipment usually emerges after a horrendous crash such as Ryan Newman’s in this year’s Daytona 500, but the veteran NASCAR driver now believes a protocol should be developed to determine …

Sat, 05/16/20 – 8:16 | Comments Off on Newman: NASCAR Needs Capability Protocol
The Newman Miracle Back On Track At Darlington
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By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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CONCORD, N.C. – Ryan Newman doesn’t remember much about this year’s Daytona 500 and he possesses no recollection of his horrifying crash that occurred just shy of the checkered flag. …

Fri, 05/15/20 – 6:58 | Comments Off on The Newman Miracle Back On Track At Darlington
Racing Series Update Schedules
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NASCAR announced Thursday the next slate of races in its return to racing, featuring events at Bristol Motor Speedway, Atlanta Motor Speedway, Martinsville Speedway, Homestead-Miami Speedway and Talladega Superspeedway.
The NASCAR Cup Series, NASCAR Xfinity Series, …

Thu, 05/14/20 – 16:43 | Comments Off on Racing Series Update Schedules
Texas Motorplex To Race This Weekend
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ENNIS, Texas – Bill Meyer’s Texas Motorplex will play host to the second of three racer appreciation events Friday night, with area drivers eligible to “burn some rubber” on the all-concrete drag strip for the …

Fri, 05/8/20 – 11:33 | Comments Off on Texas Motorplex To Race This Weekend
IndyCar To Open At Texas
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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FORT WORTH, Texas – Signature moments in the colorful, controversial open-wheel history of Texas Motor Speedway include a Victory Lane smack down, a cancelled CART race and a winning margin …

Fri, 05/8/20 – 11:26 | Comments Off on IndyCar To Open At Texas
NHRA Now Eyeing August Return
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Responding to the COVID-19 pandemic, NHRA officials have announced a revised plan to resume its Mello Yello Drag Racing Series schedule in August.
The Glendora, Calif.-based sanctioning body said in news release it is working with …

Tue, 05/5/20 – 16:12 | Comments Off on NHRA Now Eyeing August Return
Plenty On The Line When NASCAR Returns
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By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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When NASCAR returns to racing May 17 at Darlington Raceway it will mark the resumption of live sports for the first time since COVID-19 brought everything to a screeching halt …

Fri, 05/1/20 – 8:38 | Comments Off on Plenty On The Line When NASCAR Returns
Flat Spot On: Revisiting Butch Lindley’s Crash
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By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer
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There are always events that influence the course of your life, things that stand out when you look back. One such event for me occurred 35 years ago when Butch …

Thu, 04/30/20 – 8:58 | Comments Off on Flat Spot On: Revisiting Butch Lindley’s Crash