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Thanks #24: An Overdue Tip of the Cap to the Great Jeff Gordon

NASCAR was almost exclusively a southern thing. Something we Yanks watched and enjoyed, but could always tell wasn’t really for us. It was full of Southern accents, good ol’ boys, and […]

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Tony Stewart to Retire from Driving After 2016 NASCAR Season

Three-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Tony Stewart announced that 2016 will be his last season as a driver. “Next year will be my last year in the Sprint Cup Series,” Stewart said […]

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NASCAR Great Buddy Baker Passes Away at Age 74

NASCAR legend Buddy Baker died today after a battle with lung cancer, according to reports from SiriusXM NASCAR Radio and nascar.com. He was 74. Baker had a decorated career, winning […]

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Jeff Gordon Says 2015 Will Be His Final Full-Time Season in NASCAR

Jeff Gordon, NASCAR’s third-winningest driver and a four-time champion, has announced 2015 will be his final season racing full time. “I won’t use the ‘R-word’ because I plan to stay […]

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NASCAR’s Tony Stewart Will Not Face Criminal Charges in Accident

A grand jury in Ontario County, NY has decided not to bring criminal charges against NASCAR driver Tony Stewart, according to the New York Times. The grand jury heard testimony regarding […]

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‘First Lady of NASCAR’ Lynda Petty Dies at 72

Lynda Petty, wife of racing legend and seven-time NASCAR champion Richard Petty, died Tuesday. She was 72. Lynda Petty was diagnosed with central nervous system lymphoma four years ago. She […]

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NASCAR Changes Qualifying to Knock-Out Format

NASCAR qualifying may never be the same. The world’s premier stock car racing series will switch to “knock-out” qualifying for the 2014 Sprint Cup, Nationwide, and Camping World Truck Series. […]

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NASCAR’s Jason Leffler Dies After Dirt Track Accident

NASCAR driver Jason Leffler died Wednesday night at Bridgeport Speedway in New Jersey due to injuries suffered in an accident during a dirt track sprint car race. He was 37. […]

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NASCAR Aims to Rekindle Brand Rivalry With Gen-6 Stock Car Design

When that first green flag waves kicking off NASCAR’s 2013 racing season on February 16, racing fans will see something they haven’t seen in a long time—stock cars that closely […]

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Dodge Pulling Out of NASCAR (Again) for 2013

  And then there were three. According to an ESPN report, Dodge plans to withdraw from NASCAR competition following the 2012 season, leaving just the Chevrolet, Ford, and Toyota cars […]