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Ryan Newman, driver of the #31 Caterpillar Chevrolet, Trevor Bayne, driver of the #21 Motorcraft/Quick Lane Tire & Auto Center Ford, Landon Cassill, driver of the #40 Carsforsale.com Chevrolet, and David Ragan, driver of the #34 Dockside Logistics Ford, race during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series GEICO 500 at Talladega Superspeedway on October 19, 2014 in Talladega, Alabama.  (Photo by Jerry Markland/Getty Images)

Newman Dodges NASCAR Penalty For Talladega Inspection

NASCAR has decided not to penalize Ryan Newman for failing the post-race inspection at Talladega Superspeedway.

10/21/2014

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Kevin Harvick At Ease Headed Into Tense Talladega

Kevin Harvick is already guaranteed a spot in the third round of NASCAR’s playoffs, so he has no reason to race hard Sunday at Talladega Superspeedway.

10/16/2014

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

Earnhardt Riding High As He Prepares To Turn 40

The blown tire while he was leading at Kansas is long forgotten. Dale Earnhardt Jr. is celebrating his 40th birthday on Friday and the milestone has turned into a weeklong celebration.

10/09/2014

NASCAR driver Sam Hornish Jr. (Photo by Daniel Shirey/Getty Images)

Richard Petty Motorsports Signs Sam Hornish Jr. For 2015

The three-time IndyCar Series champion last completed a full NASCAR Sprint Cup season in 2010. He’ll replace Marcos Ambrose and drive the No. 9 Ford for RPM.

10/08/2014

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Stewart Says Crash Was ‘100 Percent’ Accident, Unsure If He’ll Race Dirt Again

Tony Stewart says the crash that killed 20-year-old Kevin Ward Jr. on a dirt track in upstate New York was ‘100 percent’ an accident.

09/26/2014

Tony Stewart, driver of the #14 Bass Pro Shops / Mobil 1 Chevrolet, looks on prior to the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Oral-B USA 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway on August 31, 2014 in Hampton, Georgia. (credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Grand Jury Declines To Charge Stewart In Driver’s Death

A grand jury has decided against charging NASCAR star Tony Stewart in the August death of another driver at a sprint car race in upstate New York.

09/24/2014

Brad Keselowski, driver of the #2 Miller Lite Ford, gets in his car on pit road during qualifying for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on September 19, 2014 in Loudon, New Hampshire.  (Photo by Will Schneekloth/Getty Images)

Brad Keselowski Wins Pole At New Hampshire

Brad Keselowski turned a track-record lap of 140.598 mph to win the pole at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.

09/19/2014

Denny Hamlin, driver of the #11 FedEx Express Toyota (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Denny Hamlin Gets Crew Chief Back For Start Of NASCAR Chase

Denny Hamlin got his crew chief back for the start of the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship and he’s hopeful Darian Grubb spent his six weeks away building him fast race cars.

09/12/2014

Tony Stewart, driver of the #14 Bass Pro Shops / Mobil 1 Chevrolet, looks on prior to the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Oral-B USA 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway on August 31, 2014 in Hampton, Georgia. (credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Sheriff: Investigation Of Deadly Tony Stewart Crash Complete

An upstate New York sheriff says he has completed his investigation into the death of a driver struck by NASCAR champion Tony Stewart during a sprint car race last month.

09/11/2014

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Clint Bowyer Down To Last Chance To Make Chase

Bowyer needs a win on Saturday night to grab a dramatic last-grasp berth in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship.

09/05/2014

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Nationwide Picks Up More Races With Earnhardt Jr.

Nationwide will be the primary sponsor for Dale Earnhardt Jr. starting next season under an expanded agreement with Hendrick Motorsports.

09/05/2014

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NASCAR Will Let Tony Stewart In Chase With Win

NASCAR says Tony Stewart will be allowed to compete in the Chase for the Sprint Cup Championship if he qualifies despite missing three races.

08/29/2014

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