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IndyCar drivers question safety of racing at Pocono

The same message is repeated at least once a year – after a frightening crash, an injury, the death of a driver – that...

August 20, 2019 1:00 am


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Power prevails in rain-shortened race

LONG POND, Pa. – The black clouds that enveloped Pocono and officially brought Sunday's IndyCar race to a premature end didn't...

August 19, 2019 1:00 am


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After win, Hamlin relates to racer's financial woes

BRISTOL, Tenn. – When his sponsorship dried up early last season, Matt DiBenedetto took the unique step of making a social media...

August 19, 2019 1:00 am


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Hamlin takes key pole at Bristol

BRISTOL, Tenn. – Denny Hamlin won the pole for tonight's race at Bristol Motor Speedway, a critical short-track showdown for...

August 17, 2019 1:00 am


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Earnhardt, family are 'doing well'

ELIZABETHTON, Tenn. – The plane carrying NASCAR great Dale Earnhardt Jr. and his family bounced multiple times during a crash...

August 17, 2019 1:00 am


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Hamlin wins at Bristol to spoil DiBenedetto's upset bid

BRISTOL, Tenn. – Denny Hamlin spoiled Matt DiBenedetto's shot at his first career victory – just days after DiBenedetto...

August 17, 2019 11:15 pm


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'Junior,' OK after plane crash

ELIZABETHTON, Tenn. – Dale Earnhardt Jr. will take the weekend off from broadcasting to be with his wife and daughter after the...

August 16, 2019 1:00 am


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Sister: Earnhardt Jr. 'safe' after plane crash in Tennessee

ELIZABETHTON, Tenn. -- Dale Earnhardt Jr. is safe and in a hospital for evaluation after his plane crashed in east Tennessee, the NASCAR TV...

August 15, 2019 5:50 pm


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Sister: Earnhardt Jr. 'safe' after plane crash in Tennessee

ELIZABETHTON, Tenn. — Dale Earnhardt Jr. is safe and in a hospital for evaluation after his plane crashed in east Tennessee, the...

August 15, 2019 6:10 pm


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Harvick believes he's peaking at right time with win

BROOKLYN, Mich. – Kevin Harvick is so confident in his talent and team he doesn't get excited when he wins.

August 12, 2019 1:00 am


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Tensions, finger-pointing on rise as Cup playoffs near

BROOKLYN, Mich. – NASCAR Cup Series drivers are pushing limits on the track and pointing fingers off it as tensions rise with just...

August 11, 2019 1:00 am


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Johnson-Blaney squabble stays hot

BROOKLYN, Mich. – Jimmie Johnson's feud with Ryan Blaney is showing no signs of slowing down, heading into the NASCAR Cup race at...

August 10, 2019 1:00 am


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McLaren goes all-in on IndyCar

McLaren will return to full-time IndyCar competition next season for the first time since 1979 in a partnership with existing team Arrow...

August 10, 2019 1:00 am