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Scott Dixon of New Zealand driver of the #9 Target Chip Ganassi Racing Chevrolet Dallara poses with the IndyCar Championship trophy after winning the Verizon IndyCar Series GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma at Sonoma Raceway on August 30, 2015 in Sonoma, California. (Photo by Robert Laberge/Getty Images)

Dixon Snatches IndyCar Championship Away From Montoya

Scott Dixon captured a fourth IndyCar championship by winning the season finale Sunday to snatch away the title from Juan Pablo Montoya.

08/31/2015

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Clint Bowyer Won’t Reveal Where He’s Headed After MWR

Bowyer hardly seems like a driver afraid he won’t find a job now that he has a release from his obligations to Michael Waltrip Racing and team co-owner Rob Kauffman.

08/21/2015

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Michael Waltrip Racing Grants Clint Bowyer Release For 2016

Michael Waltrip Racing will not run its cars on a full-time basis after this season. The team has also granted Clint Bowyer his release so that Bowyer can look for a job for the 2016 season.

08/19/2015

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Feds Demanding Lance Armstrong’s Medical Records

The federal government wants to see Lance Armstrong’s medical records from his treatments for cancer, specifically whether his doctors knew back in 1996 that he was using performance-enhancing drugs.

08/05/2015

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Christopher Bell Wins Mud Summer Classic At Eldora

Christopher Bell won the Mud Summer Classic on Wednesday night at Eldora Speedway in his third career start in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series.

07/23/2015

Dale Earnhardt Jr. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

NASCAR’s Dale Earnhardt Jr. Backs Ban On Confederate Flag

NASCAR’s most popular driver is calling the Confederate flag ‘offensive to an entire race’ while voicing his support for it being removed from the grounds of the South Carolina state capitol.

06/26/2015

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NASCAR To Go To Lower Downforce For July Race At Kentucky

The package will include a reduced spoiler height, a wider splitter extension and tires with more grip. The track will open July 8 for teams to setup their cars with the new rules.

06/16/2015

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American Pharoah Runs Into History With Triple Crown

American Pharoah joined the exclusive club of Triple Crown winners Sir Barton (1919), Gallant Fox (1930), Omaha (1935), War Admiral (1937), Whirlaway (1941), Count Fleet (1943), Assault (1946), Citation (1948), Secretariat (1973), Seattle Slew (1977) and Affirmed.

06/06/2015

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NASCAR Fines Bayne, Cobb For Walking On Track At Dover

Trevor Bayne was fined $20,000 and placed on probation for the rest of the year for walking across the racing surface on Sunday.

06/03/2015

American Pharoah is walked in his barn prior to training at Belmont Park on June 3, 2015 in Elmont, New York.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Triple Crown Hopeful American Pharoah Is Belmont Favorite

American Pharoah has been made the early 3-5 favorite to win the Belmont Stakes and become horse racing’s first Triple Crown winner in 37 years

06/03/2015

Denny Hamlin, driver of the #11 FedEx Cares Toyota, left, poses with Miss Coors Light Amanda Mertz and the Coors Light Pole Award after qualifying for the pole for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series FedEx 400 Benefiting Autism Speaks at Dover International Speedway on May 29, 2015 in Dover, Delaware.  (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Hamlin Wins The Pole At Dover International Speedway

Denny Hamlin turned a lap of 160.121 mph Friday at Dover International Speedway to win his first pole of the season.

05/29/2015

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Edwards Speaks With NASCAR About Chaotic Talladega Finish

Carl Edwards spoke with NASCAR president Mike Helton on Friday about the finish of last week’s race at Talladega, which ended under green despite a massive wreck.

05/08/2015

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