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Keselowski keeps title hopes alive with dramatic win at Talladega

By Reid Spencer, NASCAR Wire Service Distributed by The Sports Xchange TALLADEGA, Ala. -- In a must-win situation at Talladega Superspeedway, Brad Keselowski did exactly that, preserving his NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship hopes with ...

Earnhardt out to end decade-long 'Dega drougt

There was a time Dale Earnhardt Jr. dominated Talladega Superspeedway in such a way that only one word could describe him: Untouchable. From 2001-04, Earnhardt rattled off a track-record four consecutive victories, followed by two straight ...

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Earnhardt out to end decade-long 'Dega drought

There was a time Dale Earnhardt Jr. dominated Talladega Superspeedway in such a way that only one word could describe him: Untouchable.

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NASCAR Driver Capsules, Oct. 15

Eight drivers will advance to the Eliminator Round of the Chase for the Sprint Cup following Sunday's Geico 500 at Talladega Superspeedway, with Dale Earnhardt, Jimmy Johnson and Brad Keselowski each needing a victory to move on.

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Harvick wins, advances in Sprint Cup Chase

Kevin Harvick held off Jeff Gordon to win the Bank of America 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Saturday night and join Joey Logano in the next round of the Chase for the Sprint Cup.

Keselowski wins Nationwide race at Charlotte

By Reid Spencer NASCAR Wire Service Distributed by The Sports Xchange CONCORD, N.C. -- Near the end of Friday night's Drive for the Cure 300 at Charlotte Motor Speedway, with an air of inevitability, Brad Keselowski tracked down teammate Ry...

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Kyle Busch wins pole at Charlotte

It was Kyle Busch who ran the fastest lap when it counted most in Thursday night's time trials. Busch won the pole for Saturday night's Bank of America 500 with a lap at 197.300 mph (27.357 seconds) in the final round, edging Jeff Gordon (197.217 mph) for the top starting spot by .024 seconds.

Earnhardt Jr. feels less pressure after Kansas

By Reid Spencer NASCAR Wire Service Distributed by The Sports Xchange CONCORD, N.C. -- When is a 39th-place finish at Kansas Speedway like a victory in the Daytona 500? Answer: When it takes the pressure off Dale Earnhardt Jr. No, that's no...

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NASCAR Driver Capsules, Oct. 9

Capsules for the 12 drivers remaining in the Chase for the Sprint Cup.

IndyCar's Hinchcliffe joins Schmidt Peterson team

IndyCar driver James Hinchcliffe is hitching a ride with Schmidt Peterson Motorsports for the 2015 IndyCar season, the team announced Tuesday. Hinchcliffe signed a multi-year deal to take the place of Simon Pagenaud, who is moving to Team P...

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Quick fix for victims of Kansas? Win at Charlotte

There's one gigantic mulligan available on Saturday night at Charlotte Motor Speedway -- just one. And three drivers in particular will be fighting tooth-and-nail to take advantage of it.

Notebook: Despite late scare, Kyle Busch finally beats Kansas jinx

By Reid Spencer, NASCAR Wire Service Distributed by The Sports Xchange KANSAS CITY, Kansas -- In the closing laps of Sunday's Hollywood Casino 400 at Kansas Speedway, Kyle Busch was getting nervous -- very nervous. The engine in his No. 18 ...

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