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The Scranton Times-Tribune
NASCAR: Kurt Busch looks for season sweep of Poconoand the vibe and energy in the shop was incredible.” When he won at Pocono, Ku
NASCAR: Kurt Busch looks for season sweep of Pocono
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 hours ago
and the vibe and energy in the shop was incredible.” When he won at Pocono, Kurt Busch secured a berth in the Chase for the Sprint Cup Championship over the season’s final 10 races. Six races remain until the Chase cutoff. Busch can relax and... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
NASCAR: Kurt Busch looks for season sweep of Poconoand the vibe and energy in the shop was incredible.” When he won at Pocono, Ku
NASCAR: Kurt Busch looks for season sweep of Pocono
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 6 hours ago
and the vibe and energy in the shop was incredible.” When he won at Pocono, Kurt Busch secured a berth in the Chase for the Sprint Cup Championship over the season’s final 10 races. Six races remain until the Chase cutoff. Busch can relax and... Read more
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ESPN
Rundown: Kyle Busch not ruling out Indy 500 runout there that have expressed some interest to me, so we'll see where things ki
Rundown: Kyle Busch not ruling out Indy 500 run
ESPN / Posted 17 hours ago
out there that have expressed some interest to me, so we'll see where things kind of go. "But obviously my focus is on the Sprint Cup Series and what I'm doing here." If Busch needed anything to divert his focus, even famed Indy car, NASCAR... Read more
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ESPN
Kenseth docked 15 points for failed inspectionSpeedway. Kenseth will be allowed to carry over the three bonus points for the
Kenseth docked 15 points for failed inspection
ESPN / Posted 17 hours ago
Speedway. Kenseth will be allowed to carry over the three bonus points for the win into the first round of the Chase for the Sprint Cup, where the 16 drivers all have their points reset to 2,000 plus three points for each regular-season... Read more
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ESPN
Harvick's crew chief suspended 1 race, finedsuspended Kevin Harvick crew chief Rodney Childers for one race and fined him $
Harvick's crew chief suspended 1 race, fined
ESPN / Posted 17 hours ago
suspended Kevin Harvick crew chief Rodney Childers for one race and fined him $20,000 for having a loose lug nut following the Sprint Cup race Sunday at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Kevin Harvick's crew chief, Rodney Childers (right, with... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Michigan Aero Rules Package to Returnin an effort to promote passing and side-by-side racing. Through the first 20
Michigan Aero Rules Package to Return
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 22 hours ago
in an effort to promote passing and side-by-side racing. Through the first 20 races of this season, lead changes in the Sprint Cup Series are down six percent from a year ago. Before Thursday's announcement, the Quaker State 400 at the... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Michigan Aero Rules Package to Returnin an effort to promote passing and side-by-side racing. Through the first 20
Michigan Aero Rules Package to Return
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 22 hours ago
in an effort to promote passing and side-by-side racing. Through the first 20 races of this season, lead changes in the Sprint Cup Series are down six percent from a year ago. Before Thursday's announcement, the Quaker State 400 at the... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Michigan Aero Rules Package to Returnin an effort to promote passing and side-by-side racing. Through the first 20
Michigan Aero Rules Package to Return
The Houma Courier / Posted 22 hours ago
in an effort to promote passing and side-by-side racing. Through the first 20 races of this season, lead changes in the Sprint Cup Series are down six percent from a year ago. Before Thursday's announcement, the Quaker State 400 at the... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Michigan Aero Rules Package to Returnin an effort to promote passing and side-by-side racing. Through the first 20
Michigan Aero Rules Package to Return
The Daily Comet / Posted 22 hours ago
in an effort to promote passing and side-by-side racing. Through the first 20 races of this season, lead changes in the Sprint Cup Series are down six percent from a year ago. Before Thursday's announcement, the Quaker State 400 at the... Read more
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SportingNews
Has Dale Earnhardt Jr. discovered NASCAR's secret formula for 2017 schedule?… " moments for fans. Same for drivers. In fact, Dale Earnhardt Jr. took to Tw
Has Dale Earnhardt Jr. discovered NASCAR's secret formula for 2017 schedule?
SportingNews / Posted 23 hours ago
… " moments for fans. Same for drivers. In fact, Dale Earnhardt Jr. took to Twitter to express his curiosity on just how the Sprint Cup schedule was built. Guess Junior is pretty clear-headed. The biggest change noticed in Wednesday's NASCAR... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Milestone Start for Almirolaa Chase berth and return to the playoffs for the first time since 2014, is wind
Milestone Start for Almirola
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 23 hours ago
a Chase berth and return to the playoffs for the first time since 2014, is winding down. He comes into the weekend 25th in the Sprint Cup Series point standings still searching for his first top-10 of the season. Almirola is optimistic this... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Milestone Start for Almirolaa Chase berth and return to the playoffs for the first time since 2014, is wind
Milestone Start for Almirola
The Houma Courier / Posted 23 hours ago
a Chase berth and return to the playoffs for the first time since 2014, is winding down. He comes into the weekend 25th in the Sprint Cup Series point standings still searching for his first top-10 of the season. Almirola is optimistic this... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Milestone Start for Almirolaa Chase berth and return to the playoffs for the first time since 2014, is wind
Milestone Start for Almirola
The Daily Comet / Posted 23 hours ago
a Chase berth and return to the playoffs for the first time since 2014, is winding down. He comes into the weekend 25th in the Sprint Cup Series point standings still searching for his first top-10 of the season. Almirola is optimistic this... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Milestone Start for Almirolaa Chase berth and return to the playoffs for the first time since 2014, is wind
Milestone Start for Almirola
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted yesterday
a Chase berth and return to the playoffs for the first time since 2014, is winding down. He comes into the weekend 25th in the Sprint Cup Series point standings still searching for his first top-10 of the season. Almirola is optimistic this... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
NASCAR: Pocono pivotal in race to the ChasePocono Raceway is not part of the Chase for the Sprint Cup Championship. Howev
NASCAR: Pocono pivotal in race to the Chase
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
Pocono Raceway is not part of the Chase for the Sprint Cup Championship. However, Sunday’s Pennsylvania 400 will play a pivotal role in which drivers qualify for the playoff over the season’s final 10 races. Five drivers have clinched a berth in... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
PIVOTAL POCONO Sunday’s Pennsylvania 400 key to Chase for the ChampionshipPocono Raceway is not part of the Chase for the Sprint Cup Championship. Howev
PIVOTAL POCONO Sunday’s Pennsylvania 400 key to Chase for the Championship
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
Pocono Raceway is not part of the Chase for the Sprint Cup Championship. However, Sunday’s Pennsylvania 400 will play a pivotal role in which drivers qualify for the playoff over the season’s final 10 races. Eleven drivers have locked up a berth in... Read more
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Bleacher Report
NASCAR at Pocono 2016 Results: Winner, Standings, Highlights, Reactioncautions at Pocono since 2008. Below is a glimpse at the top finishers from Mo
NASCAR at Pocono 2016 Results: Winner, Standings, Highlights, Reaction
Bleacher Report / Posted yesterday
cautions at Pocono since 2008. Below is a glimpse at the top finishers from Monday's race, along with an updated look at the Sprint Cup Series driver standings: ESPN's Mary Smith applauded the job Busch did to stay the course of his... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Startine line (July 28): This week’s national and local auto racinga race thus far in the first 20 races this season. Only six races remain for dr
Startine line (July 28): This week’s national and local auto racing
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
a race thus far in the first 20 races this season. Only six races remain for drivers to qualify for the 16-driver Chase for the Sprint Cup Championship field … Kevin Harvick (671 points) continues to lead the Sprint Cup point standings. Brad... Read more
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Motorsport.com
Why you should never count out Brad Keselowskifinished second to Marcos Ambrose on the road course with Busch again in his re
Why you should never count out Brad Keselowski
Motorsport.com / Posted yesterday
finished second to Marcos Ambrose on the road course with Busch again in his rearview mirror. Never give up attitude When the Sprint Cup tour rolled into Michigan the following week, the Rochester Hills native offered a tour of his hometown.... Read more
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SportingNews
Can anyone make a run at Joe Gibbs Racing this season?Cup races this season. All four drivers have wins, making them on track to put
Can anyone make a run at Joe Gibbs Racing this season?
SportingNews / Posted yesterday
Cup races this season. All four drivers have wins, making them on track to put their entire organization into the Chase for the Sprint Cup. Joe Gibbs Racing has had the series covered this year. If you add Martin Truex Jr., whose Furniture Row... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Opinion: Bitter Historytear even hotter than last year's run, when he returned from injury and - after
Opinion: Bitter History
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted yesterday
tear even hotter than last year's run, when he returned from injury and - after missing 11 races - went on to win the Sprint Cup Series championship. Busch is winning pretty much everything in sight with four Cup victories and basically... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Opinion: Bitter Historytear even hotter than last year's run, when he returned from injury and - after
Opinion: Bitter History
The Houma Courier / Posted yesterday
tear even hotter than last year's run, when he returned from injury and - after missing 11 races - went on to win the Sprint Cup Series championship. Busch is winning pretty much everything in sight with four Cup victories and basically... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Opinion: Bitter Historytear even hotter than last year's run, when he returned from injury and - after
Opinion: Bitter History
The Daily Comet / Posted yesterday
tear even hotter than last year's run, when he returned from injury and - after missing 11 races - went on to win the Sprint Cup Series championship. Busch is winning pretty much everything in sight with four Cup victories and basically... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
NASCAR: Almirola to make milestone Sprint Cup start at Poconolater, Almirola will hit a milestone this weekend at Pocono Raceway. The Pennsy
NASCAR: Almirola to make milestone Sprint Cup start at Pocono
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
later, Almirola will hit a milestone this weekend at Pocono Raceway. The Pennsylvania 400 will be his 200th career start in the Sprint Cup Series. “I set out on that path and my aspiration was to make it to the Cup level,” the 36-year-old Almirola... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Almirola will make 200th career start Sundaylater, Almirola will hit a milestone this weekend at Pocono Raceway. The Pennsy
Almirola will make 200th career start Sunday
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
later, Almirola will hit a milestone this weekend at Pocono Raceway. The Pennsylvania 400 will be his 200th career start in the Sprint Cup Series. “I set out on that path and my aspiration was to make it to the Cup level,” the 36-year-old Almirola... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Rick Hendrick knows how hard it is to stay atop NASCARalso knows it’s a lesson Joe Gibbs will learn. The success of Gibbs’ four-car
Rick Hendrick knows how hard it is to stay atop NASCAR
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 2 days ago
also knows it’s a lesson Joe Gibbs will learn. The success of Gibbs’ four-car teams has come at the expense of the rest of the Sprint Cup Series — particularly Hendrick Motorsports. In the past five races, Gibbs cars have combined for 12 top-nine... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Keselowski crashes during Watkins Glen testingcloser,” Dillon said. “Today is a big day for me to learn and try and get close
Keselowski crashes during Watkins Glen testing
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
closer,” Dillon said. “Today is a big day for me to learn and try and get closer to our teammates.” Dillon, who is 12th in the Sprint Cup standings, had a better first impression of the new surface than Allmendinger. “It seems to be the same... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Kyle Busch making record run at another Cup titlehas earned SHR two championships since our debut in 2009, we needed an outlet t
Kyle Busch making record run at another Cup title
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
has earned SHR two championships since our debut in 2009, we needed an outlet to develop drivers and team personnel for the Sprint Cup Series," Greg Zipadelli, vice president of competition for SHR, said in a statement. "People make the... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Watch the in-car camera from Brad Keselowski's head-on testing crash (Video)said he had a brake failure heading into the turn. NOT doing Facebook live tod
Watch the in-car camera from Brad Keselowski's head-on testing crash (Video)
Yahoo Sports / Posted 2 days ago
said he had a brake failure heading into the turn. NOT doing Facebook live today, Sorry. ???? pic.twitter.com/jpyX4ykNh7 The Sprint Cup Series races on Sunday at Watkins Glen. In 2011, Keselowski suffered a broken ankle in a testing crash at Road... Read more
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Sports Business Daily
NBCSN Draws NASCAR’s Best Cable TV Audience Since '14 Cup FinaleNASCAR’s Brickyard 400 on Sunday rebounded from record-low viewership last year
NBCSN Draws NASCAR’s Best Cable TV Audience Since '14 Cup Finale
Sports Business Daily / Posted 2 days ago
NASCAR’s Brickyard 400 on Sunday rebounded from record-low viewership last year to post the Sprint Cup event’s best audience since '13, as well as NBCSN's best audience on record. The race from Indianapolis Motor Speedway also marked the best Cup... Read more
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SportingNews
No Dale Jr., no problem: NBCSN sets record for Brickyard 400 telecast at Indylast year, returned to drive Earnhardt’s No. 88 Chevrolet. Gordon finished 13th
No Dale Jr., no problem: NBCSN sets record for Brickyard 400 telecast at Indy
SportingNews / Posted 2 days ago
last year, returned to drive Earnhardt’s No. 88 Chevrolet. Gordon finished 13th as Busch became the first driver to sweep the Sprint Cup and Xfinity races at Indy. The race was also the last NASCAR race at the Brickyard for three-time champion... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
Shoutouts & Calloutssence on a number of levels. Hendrick Motorsports was the only company Gordon d
Shoutouts & Callouts
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
sence on a number of levels. Hendrick Motorsports was the only company Gordon drove for during his 23 full seasons in the Sprint Cup Series. Gordon's primary sponsor all those years, Axalta (formerly DuPont Automotive Finishes), moved from... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Is Busch's Virtuosity Sapping the Life out of NASCAR?much of a good thing? Busch is the reigning champion. He is tied for most vict
Is Busch's Virtuosity Sapping the Life out of NASCAR?
Bleacher Report / Posted 3 days ago
much of a good thing? Busch is the reigning champion. He is tied for most victories with Brad Keselowski at four. He leads the Sprint Cup Series in top-five finishes and is tied for second in poles with four others. Dominance of NASCAR is not... Read more
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SportingNews
Stewart-Haas Racing to add NASCAR Xfinity team in 2017Racing will add an Xfinity Series team, beginning next season. The organizatio
Stewart-Haas Racing to add NASCAR Xfinity team in 2017
SportingNews / Posted 3 days ago
Racing will add an Xfinity Series team, beginning next season. The organization, co-owned by Tony Stewart, currently races the Sprint Cup entries of Stewart, Kurt Busch, Kevin Harvick and Danica Patrick. Stewart-Haas Racing announced Monday it... Read more
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SportingNews
Indy Cup race shakes up standings – who needs to make a move now?The pressure is on. For drivers trying to snare a berth in NASCAR’s Chase for
Indy Cup race shakes up standings – who needs to make a move now?
SportingNews / Posted 3 days ago
The pressure is on. For drivers trying to snare a berth in NASCAR’s Chase for the Sprint Cup, only six races remain in order to make your move. In Sunday’s race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, several moved in the wrong direction. The group of... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Chevrolet could be seeing end of era in NASCARseven Sprint Cup titles (with the possibility of one more for Stewart as he mos
Chevrolet could be seeing end of era in NASCAR
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 3 days ago
seven Sprint Cup titles (with the possibility of one more for Stewart as he most likely will qualify for the Chase for the Sprint Cup) for a company that has won the last 13 manufacturer titles. Part of that run has been borne of quality of... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
SHR to Field XFINITY Team in 2017has earned SHR two championships since our debut in 2009, we needed an outlet t
SHR to Field XFINITY Team in 2017
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
has earned SHR two championships since our debut in 2009, we needed an outlet to develop drivers and team personnel for the Sprint Cup Series," said Greg Zipadelli, vice president of competition, SHR. "People make the difference between winning... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Chevrolet could be seeing end of era in NASCARseven Sprint Cup titles (with the possibility of one more for Stewart as he mos
Chevrolet could be seeing end of era in NASCAR
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 3 days ago
seven Sprint Cup titles (with the possibility of one more for Stewart as he most likely will qualify for the Chase for the Sprint Cup) for a company that has won the last 13 manufacturer titles. Part of that run has been borne of quality of... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Stewart-Haas Racing announces formation of Xfinity Series team for 2017has earned SHR two championships since our debut in 2009, we needed an outlet t
Stewart-Haas Racing announces formation of Xfinity Series team for 2017
Yahoo Sports / Posted 3 days ago
has earned SHR two championships since our debut in 2009, we needed an outlet to develop drivers and team personnel for the Sprint Cup Series,” SHR vice president of competition Greg Zipadelli said in a statement. “People make the difference... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Chevrolet could be seeing end of era in NASCARseven Sprint Cup titles (with the possibility of one more for Stewart as he mos
Chevrolet could be seeing end of era in NASCAR
The Record Searchlight / Posted 3 days ago
seven Sprint Cup titles (with the possibility of one more for Stewart as he most likely will qualify for the Chase for the Sprint Cup) for a company that has won the last 13 manufacturer titles. Part of that run has been borne of quality of... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
SHR to Field XFINITY Team in 2017has earned SHR two championships since our debut in 2009, we needed an outlet t
SHR to Field XFINITY Team in 2017
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 3 days ago
has earned SHR two championships since our debut in 2009, we needed an outlet to develop drivers and team personnel for the Sprint Cup Series," said Greg Zipadelli, vice president of competition, SHR. "People make the difference between winning... Read more
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The Houma Courier
SHR to Field XFINITY Team in 2017has earned SHR two championships since our debut in 2009, we needed an outlet t
SHR to Field XFINITY Team in 2017
The Houma Courier / Posted 3 days ago
has earned SHR two championships since our debut in 2009, we needed an outlet to develop drivers and team personnel for the Sprint Cup Series," said Greg Zipadelli, vice president of competition, SHR. "People make the difference between winning... Read more
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SportingNews
Winners and Losers: After rough day, third just fine with Jimmie (not Jimmy) Johnson400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway was not only his best finish in more than a
Winners and Losers: After rough day, third just fine with Jimmie (not Jimmy) Johnson
SportingNews / Posted 3 days ago
400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway was not only his best finish in more than a month, it also locked him into the Chase for the Sprint Cup. “Dude, we can take off,” Johnson joked to the post-race moderator and the press after Sunday's race. “That's... Read more
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Motorsport.com
Stewart-Haas Racing to field Xfinity team in 2017has earned SHR two championships since our debut in 2009, we needed an outlet t
Stewart-Haas Racing to field Xfinity team in 2017
Motorsport.com / Posted 3 days ago
has earned SHR two championships since our debut in 2009, we needed an outlet to develop drivers and team personnel for the Sprint Cup Series,” said Greg Zipadelli, vice president of competition, SHR. “People make the difference between winning... Read more
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WRUF AM850 Gainesville
Busch wins the Brickyard 400feat only one other racer has accomplished in this race, Jimmie Johnson in 2008
Busch wins the Brickyard 400
WRUF AM850 Gainesville / Posted 3 days ago
feat only one other racer has accomplished in this race, Jimmie Johnson in 2008 and 2009. This helps Busch in the chase for the Sprint Cup Series giving him his first win. He currently is third overall in the standings behind Kevin Harvick and Brad... Read more
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Business Wire
ExxonMobil Goes All In with Mobil 1 at PoconoDanica and I all hit the Tricky Triangle track on Sunday with our Mobil 1 paint
ExxonMobil Goes All In with Mobil 1 at Pocono
Business Wire / Posted 4 days ago
Danica and I all hit the Tricky Triangle track on Sunday with our Mobil 1 paint schemes.” Lastly, race fans taking in the Sprint Cup Series race from the Pocono track itself will be able to view geo-targeted, additional Mobil 1 content on... Read more
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FOX News
Stewart, Gordon team up for final lap at Brickyard 400it's been billed as their final race, it's not likely to be their last time at
Stewart, Gordon team up for final lap at Brickyard 400
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
it's been billed as their final race, it's not likely to be their last time at the track. Gordon expects to lead the Sprint Cup cars down the front straightaway at least one more time after the injured forced him to decline driving the... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Kyle Busch stays hot at Indy by taking Brickyard 400 pole; Gordon starts 21stSeries races at Indy last year earned the top starting spot for Saturday aftern
Kyle Busch stays hot at Indy by taking Brickyard 400 pole; Gordon starts 21st
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
Series races at Indy last year earned the top starting spot for Saturday afternoon’s Lilly Diabetes 250 XFINITY race. But the Sprint Cup pole that completed the Saturday sweep was special, because it was the first for Busch at the vaunted... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Stewart, Gordon team up for final lap at Indyit's been billed as their final race, it's not likely to be their last time at
Stewart, Gordon team up for final lap at Indy
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
it's been billed as their final race, it's not likely to be their last time at the track. Gordon expects to lead the Sprint Cup cars down the front straightaway at least one more time after the injury to Dale Earnhardt Jr. forced him to... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Stewart, Gordon team up for final lap at Brickyardit's been billed as their final race, it's not likely to be their last time at
Stewart, Gordon team up for final lap at Brickyard
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 4 days ago
it's been billed as their final race, it's not likely to be their last time at the track. Gordon expects to lead the Sprint Cup cars down the front straightaway at least one more time after the injured forced him to decline driving the... Read more
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