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NASCAR driver Denny Hamlin and former NBA star/current NBA team owner Michael Jordan have announced that they will form a new Cup Series team and its car will be driven by Bubba Wallace.
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Phelps: Noose, Concern For Wallace Is Real
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NASCAR’s investigation into the noose found last Sunday in the garage stall occupied by Darrell “Bubba” Wallace, the Cup Series only black driver, had been in-place since the previous race at Talladega Superspeedway in October …

Fri, 06/26/20 – 9:33 | Comments Off on Phelps: Noose, Concern For Wallace Is Real
NASCAR Prez Says Noose-Hanger Will Be Banned For Life
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NASCAR President Steve Phelps has vowed that the person or persons responsible for leaving a noose in the garage of Cup Series driver Darrell “Bubba” Wallace at Talladega Superspeedway will be banished from the sport. 
“Unequivocally, …

Mon, 06/22/20 – 15:49 | Comments Off on NASCAR Prez Says Noose-Hanger Will Be Banned For Life
Noose Found In Wallace’s Garage Stall
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Apparently you can keep Confederate flags out of NASCAR tracks but you can’t keep racism out.
After Sunday’s Cup Series race at Talladega Superspeedway was rained out, a noose was found in the garage stall of …

Mon, 06/22/20 – 7:01 | One Comment
Texas To Allow Fans Into July Cup Race
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FORT WORTH, Texas _ A yet-to-be determined number of fans will be allowed to attend NASCAR’s rescheduled O’Reilly Auto Parts 500 Cup Series race at Texas Motor Speedway on Sunday, July 19.
The grandstands and suites …

Sun, 06/21/20 – 8:16 | Comments Off on Texas To Allow Fans Into July Cup Race
Flat Spot On: NASCAR’s Chance to ‘Walk the Walk’
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By Jonathan Ingram
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In the late fall of 1971, a time that now seems so long ago, I was riding back to college with friends from Washington, D.C., headed for North Carolina. Shortly …

Thu, 06/18/20 – 16:30 | Comments Off on Flat Spot On: NASCAR’s Chance to ‘Walk the Walk’
Big Stars Compete At Virtual LeMans
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Formula One superstars Fernando Alonso and Rubens Barrichello head into Saturday’s Virtual 24 Hours of Le Mans primed for victory after strong performances in the lead-up to the esports event.
Teamed with sim racers Olli Pahkala …

Sat, 06/13/20 – 8:07 | Comments Off on Big Stars Compete At Virtual LeMans
Win Offers Relief To Truex, New Crew Chief
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By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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MARTINSVILLE, Va. – Martin Truex Jr.’s Wednesday night victory in Martinsville Speedway’s Blue-Emu Maximum Pain Relief 500 provided him with his 27th career NASCAR Cup win, but for first-year crew …

Thu, 06/11/20 – 11:04 | Comments Off on Win Offers Relief To Truex, New Crew Chief
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Texan Frankie “The Madman” Taylor earned one of the strangest Pro Extreme victories in American Drag Racing League history at Billy Meyer’s Texas Motorplex in Ennis during the 2020 season-opening Dragpalooza.
Taylor made four uncontested passes …

Thu, 06/11/20 – 7:51 | Comments Off on ‘Madman’ Wins Dragpalooza
NASCAR Bans Confederate Flags
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NASCAR officials announced on Wednesday that Confederate flags will be banned at series events.
A statement issued by NASCAR stated: “The presence of the confederate flag at NASCAR events runs contrary to our commitment to providing …

Wed, 06/10/20 – 17:09 | Comments Off on NASCAR Bans Confederate Flags
NASCAR’s Speaking Out On Racism – Finally
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By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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A few years ago one of my cousins had a bumper sticker on her car that read, “After All These Years I Can’t Believe I’m Still Fighting The Same Crap.” 
That …

Wed, 06/10/20 – 14:50 | Comments Off on NASCAR’s Speaking Out On Racism – Finally