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NASCAR – NASCAR Hauler Parade returns to Las Vegas Strip

NASCAR – NASCAR Hauler Parade returns to Las Vegas Strip

Get out your cameras, NASCAR fans, the Hauler Parade is returning to the Las Vegas Strip. And this year’s event will have an expanded route. The Hauler Parade, which will feature about 40 brightly colored 18-wheeler trucks, is back for this year’s NASCAR weekend, March 1-3, officials said. Beginning at 6 p.m. on Feb. 28,…

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NASCAR – ‘Dirty Air: A Joy Ride’ – Mike Joy’s unique perspective on NASCAR

NASCAR – ‘Dirty Air: A Joy Ride’ – Mike Joy’s unique perspective on NASCAR

Mike Joy has one of the most recognizable voices in the world of NASCAR. Joy has been the only play-by-play man since NASCAR moved to the FOX Network in 2001. His ties to the sport run longer than that, dating back to the early 1970s with stops at the Motor Racing Network and CBS. He’s…

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NASCAR – Daytona 500: Will NASCAR and International Speedway Corp. merge? – News – Waxahachie Daily Light

NASCAR – Daytona 500: Will NASCAR and International Speedway Corp. merge? – News – Waxahachie Daily Light

When NASCAR founder Big Bill France began plans to build Daytona International Speedway in 1953, he formed a company specifically for the purpose of operating the motorsports facility separate from the stock car race-sanctioning authority. Now, more than 66 years later, that separation might be coming to an end, as NASCAR looks to merge with…

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NASCAR – nascar – NASCAR Talk

NASCAR – nascar – NASCAR Talk

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – The communication was inherently awkward because how often do these guys talk anyway? They race in the same series, but they certainly aren’t buddies. Yes, they might share the goal of winning the Daytona 500, but the agendas for how to achieve that were quite different. It was understandable a powder…

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NASCAR – NASCAR Truck Series Sets New Single Race Caution Record

NASCAR – NASCAR Truck Series Sets New Single Race Caution Record

The NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series set a new record for the amount of caution periods and the amount of caution laps run in a single race during Friday’s NextEra Energy 250 at Daytona. The race, which was won by No. 16 Hattori Racing Toyota driver Austin Hill, saw 11 separate yellow flag periods to bring…

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NASCAR – Daytona 500 ‘Turning Point’ came on Stage 2 pit stop

NASCAR – Daytona 500 ‘Turning Point’ came on Stage 2 pit stop

The moment that set up Denny Hamlin‘s Daytona 500 win on Sunday came on Lap 108, according to NASCAR America’s Steve Letarte. That’s when Hamlin made a pit stop near the end of Stage 2. “(Crew chief Chris) Gabehart calls his car to pit road,” Letarte said. “He doesn’t care about stage points. He cares…

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NASCAR – Jeff Gordon transcended NASCAR throughout Hall of Fame career | NASCAR

NASCAR – Jeff Gordon transcended NASCAR throughout Hall of Fame career | NASCAR

This is the fifth in a five-part series of features highlighting the NASCAR Hall of Fame Class of 2019 — Davey Allison, Jeff Gordon, Alan Kulwicki, Roger Penske and Jack Roush. The class will be officially enshrined on Feb. 1 at the Charlotte (N.C.) Convention Center, broadcast live at 8 p.m. ET on NBCSN, MRN…

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NASCAR – AI-Powered SendtoNews Signs Multiyear Deal With Nascar Digital Media 02/19/2019

NASCAR – AI-Powered SendtoNews Signs Multiyear Deal With Nascar Digital Media 02/19/2019

Just ahead of last week’s Daytona 500, Nascar Digital Media signed a multiyear deal with AI-powered sports content and monetization service SendtoNews (STN), giving Nascar access to STN’s user network of 1,600 publishers and its Smart Match video platform. As part of the new partnership, STN will host a library for its publishers comprised of…

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NASCAR – 800hp 356ci GM NASCAR engine

NASCAR – 800hp 356ci GM NASCAR engine

This story was originally published in the May 2017 issue of Street Machine magazine. POWER adders are all well and good, but there’s a real science behind extracting every last available horsepower from a stout naturally aspirated package. What we have here is a GM NASCAR-based combo, originating from Richard Childress Racing in the USA.…

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NASCAR – Drivers, connect your WiFi! iRacing a hit in Nascar – Tech News

NASCAR – Drivers, connect your WiFi! iRacing a hit in Nascar – Tech News

DAYTONA BEACH, Florida: Ray Alfalla got hooked on Nascar in the late 1990s after his family left Cuba and settled in the Miami area. He’s the type of die-hard fan the sagging sport craves – a kid who dreamed of racing who’s now an adult that settles in each weekend to catch each bump-and run…

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NASCAR – NASCAR Star Kyle Busch and His Wife Kept Miscarriage a Secret

NASCAR – NASCAR Star Kyle Busch and His Wife Kept Miscarriage a Secret

Kyle Busch and Samantha Busch attend the 2018 NASCAR Awards. startraksphoto.com Kyle Busch and his wife, Samantha, walked the NASCAR Awards red carpet in November 2018, just moments after finding out that they had suffered a miscarriage. Stars Who Struggled to Conceive Children Samantha was congratulated on her pregnancy at the event and kept their loss a…

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NASCAR – Legendary NASCAR artist, Sam Bass, passes away | News

NASCAR – Legendary NASCAR artist, Sam Bass, passes away | News

NASCAR’S first officially licensed artist, Sam Bass, passed away over the weekend after a long battle with kidney disease. His family shared the news of his passing on social media. The post made by his wife Denise said he was “a loving husband, father, and inspiration to us all.” Bass passed away on Saturday, Feb.…

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NASCAR – NASCAR comes with a brand new rules package to Atlanta Motor Speedway | Sports

NASCAR – NASCAR comes with a brand new rules package to Atlanta Motor Speedway | Sports

HAMPTON — This time last year, things were looking a lot different for NASCAR as they visited Atlanta Motor Speedway. A new race package was at the head of much of the talk and that is the case once more this year. Entering this year’s race — and many of the tours’ other mile-and-a-half tracks…

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NASCAR – NASCAR 2019 Cup Preview: Will Cup Series changes be music to fans’ ears? | Auto Racing

NASCAR – NASCAR 2019 Cup Preview: Will Cup Series changes be music to fans’ ears? | Auto Racing

Welcome back to FM 107.5, The High Line. I’m your DJ, Chris Wilbers, and today we’re looking at what NASCAR fans should expect entering arguably the least predictable season in Cup history. Will the changes hit the right notes with NASCAR’s fan base? Or will the disappointing TV ratings remain a broken record? Let’s get…

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NASCAR – Noted NASCAR artist Sam Bass died Saturday

NASCAR – Noted NASCAR artist Sam Bass died Saturday

Getty Images People Feb 18, 2019   Share Designer of guitars trophies presented to winners at Nashville racetracks needed a kidney transplant authors David Boclair Sam Bass, the official artist of NASCAR whose work was featured on the guitars presented to winners at Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway and the now-defunct Nashville Superspeedway, died Saturday due to…

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