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On Thursday morning, Jeff Gordon announced to his Hendrick Motorsports team that 2015 would be the last year that he competed full time in the Sprint Cup Series.
Thursday afternoon, the 43-year-old driver held a teleconference with the media to explain his decision and to take question about it.
Gordon, a four-time Cup champion and the winner [...]

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NASCAR Newscast: LifeLock.com 400 Preview
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The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series heads to Chicagoland Speedway, where Marcos Ambrose says he has a shot at a top-10 finish. On the outside of the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup, Clint Bowyer plans to use Saturday night’s race to make up ground. Plus, the top five in Driver Rating predicts Matt Kenseth could [...]

Tue, 07/7/09 – 7:00 | Comments Off
Texas Motor Speedway Has Straightened Out Its Act
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Fort Worth, Texas – Separated in age by 30 years and wheeling vehicles at opposite ends of the bling scale, Nathan Hale and Don Blackburn spent Friday night racing at Texas Motor Speedway.
“Drag racing at Texas Motor Speedway. What do you think about that?” said Kenton Nelson, TMS’ assistant general [...]

Mon, 07/6/09 – 10:56 | One Comment
Memo: He Sure Looked Like Tony Stewart
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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In the Monday Morning Memo today we find:
* I don’t know whom that was that crawled out of the No. 14 Stewart Haas Chevrolet following Saturday night’s Coke Zero, but somebody needed to ask him for an ID and then what he has done with Tony Stewart.
Because the Tony Stewart [...]

Mon, 07/6/09 – 10:50 | 2 Comments
Watkins Glen Highlights
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Highlights from the IndyCar Series Camping World Grand Prix at Watkins Glen.

Mon, 07/6/09 – 8:00 | Comments Off
Wilson Wins At The Glen In His Coyne-Operated Indy Car
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Justin Wilson gave team-owner Dale Coyne his first-ever victory in open-wheel racing when he won Sunday’s Camping World Grand Prix at the Glen IndyCar race.
Wilson got the victory by pulling away from the series’ big boys on a restart with six laps to go.
His victory at the 3.37-mile Watkins Glen International road course, was by [...]

Sun, 07/5/09 – 14:47 | Comments Off
Chaotic Finish Gives Stewart The Victory At Daytona
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By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Correspondent
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Daytona Beach, Fla. – Restrictor plate racing at its hotly contested best – or worst – broke out again at the checkered flag at Daytona. By time the race ground to a halt, Kyle Busch’s car looked like it had been to the junkyard crusher after losing a duel [...]

Sun, 07/5/09 – 11:07 | One Comment
Woody: Pass The Butter, Earnhardt Is Toast
Larry Woody | Senior Writer
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Larry Woody | Senior Writer
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NASCAR’s most popular driver appears destined to be a spectator in this fall’s championship playoffs.
If Dale Earnhardt Jr. was going to make the 12-man championship field, he needed to make a major move Saturday night at Daytona.
But he moved in the wrong direction, dropping from 19th to 21st in the standings [...]

Sun, 07/5/09 – 11:00 | 12 Comments
Lasoski Soars At Eagle Nationals
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Danny Lasoski and his Parsons Motorsports team have one goal when they pull into a race track and that is to win races. After a slow start to the 2009 World of Outlaws season they are not worried about points, but rather adding more victories.
The 2001 series champion added another Saturday night, as he dominated [...]

Sun, 07/5/09 – 9:00 | Comments Off
NASCAR Newscast: Coke Zero 400 Recap
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Tony Stewart bumped a blocking Kyle Busch, providing fireworks at the finish line on July 4th at Daytona International Speedway. It’s Stewart’s third mid-summer win in the last five years at the World Center of Racing. Hear the end of the race as well as comments from Stewart and race runner-up Jimmie Johnson.

Sat, 07/4/09 – 23:45 | Comments Off
Race Day: Heat Is The Hot Topic For Daytona Summer Race
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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The forecast for green flag at tonight’s Coke Zero 400 is for temperatures in the low 80s. However, that goofy “feels like” thing indicates, well, it will feel like it is in the high 80s.
That stat is obviously the product of some weather geek somewhere who has way too much [...]

Sat, 07/4/09 – 17:20 | Comments Off