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BRISTOL, Tenn. – Sam Mayer etched his name in motorsports history Thursday night at Bristol Motor Speedway, becoming the first driver to ever win a NASCAR national touring series race and an ARCA event on …

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It’s The End Of The Road, Era For Bernsteins And Bud
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Brandon Bernstein felt odd as he left Gateway International Raceway two weeks ago. Empty, kind of. And not just because he left the NHRA O’Reilly Midwest Nationals there without a …

Fri, 05/15/09 – 12:29 | Comments Off on It’s The End Of The Road, Era For Bernsteins And Bud
Crafton’s Biggest High Was At Lowe’s
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By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
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Concord, N.C. –  The first lap of Camping World Truck Series practice on Friday morning at Lowe’s Motor Speedway was special for Matt Crafton, driver of the No. 88 Chevrolet.
“When …

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Stewart Haas Making Hendrick Look Super
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By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
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Hendrick Motorsports and its affiliated teams continue to build strength as the Sprint Cup season rolls along. Saturday’s win at Darlington by Mark Martin was the fifth in the past …

Thu, 05/14/09 – 21:25 | Comments Off on Stewart Haas Making Hendrick Look Super
Servia Celebrates New Ride With Fast Laps
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Driving with a sense of relief, Oriol Servia turned his first laps of the month around the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Thursday as the second week of practice cranked up for …

Thu, 05/14/09 – 21:20 | Comments Off on Servia Celebrates New Ride With Fast Laps
Ingram: Drug Tests Put NASCAR In Tough Spot
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By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Correspondent
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Stock car racing has come a long way since the days of binge drinking the night before races, bourbon in water jugs, cigarette lighters on the dashboard, amphetamines in the …

Thu, 05/14/09 – 13:19 | Comments Off on Ingram: Drug Tests Put NASCAR In Tough Spot
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Brooklyn, Mich. — Michigan International Speedway will host the second edition of MIS Live!, a series of Web-based teleconferences with race fans and speedway campers, Wednesday, May 20, on Ustream.com.
The first of four teleconferences focused …

Thu, 05/14/09 – 10:05 | Comments Off on MIS Live! Continues Programming
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Daytona Beach, Fla. – The 48th anniversary edition of the Rolex 24 At Daytona, kickoff event to the Speedweeks 2010 and season-opener for the Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series, is set for Jan. 30-31.
The Rolex 24 …

Thu, 05/14/09 – 10:00 | Comments Off on 2010 Rolex 24 at Daytona set
Woody: Kyle Petty Moves From Racing Cars To Helping Kids
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By Larry Woody | Senior Writer
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When Adam Petty, an effervescent teenager with the trademark Petty-sunbeam smile, died in a crash at New Hampshire Speedway in 2000 his parents decided to build a lasting monument.
Kyle and …

Wed, 05/13/09 – 16:50 | 3 Comments
Helio Castroneves Is Cooking Once Again
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Dallas – When it comes to the manly art of cooking, Helio Castroneves has more in common with Chef Boyardee than Chef Stephan Pyles.
“The only thing I am good at …

Wed, 05/13/09 – 14:40 | Comments Off on Helio Castroneves Is Cooking Once Again
Fans Can Listen To Drivers Meeting
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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They are usually dull and always predictable, but people who have the chance to somehow work their way into a pre-race Sprint Cup drivers meeting usually grin like children all …

Wed, 05/13/09 – 14:30 | Comments Off on Fans Can Listen To Drivers Meeting