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NASCAR Acquires 12 Major Racetracks in $2B Merger with International Speedway
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NASCAR Acquires 12 Major Racetracks in $2B Merger with International Speedway

NASCAR and International Speedway Corp. announced a $2 billion merger that will give NASCAR control of 12 of the largest racetracks in the United States, including famed super speedways Daytona […]

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Brett Moore Honors Father’s Racing Legacy with 1959 Plymouth and 1956 Ford Vintage Racecar Builds

McDONOUGH, GA. — When you’re the son of a NASCAR Grand National racing great—like Brett Moore is—you’re bound to end up with a passion for the industry and a nostalgic […]

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NASCAR Legend & WWII Hero Bud Moore, 92, Passes Away

Motorsports legend Walter “Bud” Moore Jr.—a champion car owner and crew chief inducted into the NASCAR Hall of Fame in 2011—died this week. He was 92. Better known as Bud […]

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Danica Patrick to Retire from Racing after the 2018 Indy 500

Danica Patrick, one of the world’s most popular race car drivers, has just announced her decision to leave racing after the 2018 Indy 500, which takes place on Memorial Day […]

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NASCAR’s Robert Yates—Famed Engine Builder & Team Owner—Gone at 74

NASCAR team owner and famed engine builder Robert Yates died this week after a battle with liver cancer that began in 2016. Yates was 74. We’re not happy about adding […]

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The Best Day in Motorsports?: The Case for Watching 15 Consecutive Hours of Racing

Nielsen says only two percent of U.S. viewers will watch all three races. Which, one might argue, means 98 percent of us are doing it wrong. The Sunday of every […]

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Dale Earnhardt Jr. to Retire From NASCAR at Season’s End

Dale Earnhardt Jr.—NASCAR’s most-popular driver for 14 consecutive years—will retire after the 2017 racing season, Hendrick Motorsports announced today. Earnhardt is 42. He missed the final 18 races of 2016 […]

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Earnhardt Jr. to Sit Out Rest of 2016 NASCAR Season

(image courtesy of NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. will not return to competition during the remainder of the 2016 season as he continues to recover from […]

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“First Lady of NASCAR” Betty Jane France Passes Away

(Photo: Chris Trotman, Getty Images for NASCAR) Betty Jane France, widow of former NASCAR chairman Bill France Jr., and mother of current NASCAR chairman Brian France and vice chairwoman Lesa […]

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Jeff Gordon Back from Retirement — Sort Of!

It’s official: Jeff Gordon is coming out of retirement. For now. Gordon, the legendary four-time NASCAR Sprint Cup champion who retired following the 2015 season, will temporarily return to the driver’s […]