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Stewart case goes to grand jury

The Ontario County District Attorney's office completed its investigation of the fatal accident at a New York state sprint car track involving NASCAR Sprint Cup driver Tony Stewart and will take the case to a grand jury. District Attorney M...

Hall inductee to receive tribute at Martinsville

NASCAR Wire Service Distributed by The Sports Xchange Two racing machines with tinges of light blue -- one car and one truck -- will carry the familiar red-outlined No. 34 at the end of October at NASCAR's oldest track, Martinsville Speedwa...

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Keselowski draws first blood in Chase opener

Brad Keselowski began the playoff portion of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series the same way he ended the regular season: with a win.

Busch overcomes adversity to win Chicagoland truck race

By Reid Spencer, NASCAR Wire Service Distributed by The Sports Xchange JOLIET, Ill. -- Kyle Busch overcame more than his share of adversity Saturday night in winning the rain-postponed Lucas Oil 225 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at...

Harvick makes right call in Nationwide win at Chicagoland

By Reid Spencer NASCAR Wire Service Distributed by The Sports Xchange JOLIET, Ill. -- Kevin Harvick got the track position he needed with a two-tire call under caution late in Saturday's Jimmy John's Freaky Fast 300. Then he and crew chief ...

Ambrose leaving RPM, returning to Australia

By Reid Spencer NASCAR Wire Service Distributed by The Sports Xchange JOLIET, Ill. -- Marcos Ambrose will leave Richard Petty Motorsports and return home to his native Australia at the end of the 2014 season, in what the Tasmanian driver te...

Recap: Bowling Green 45, Indiana 42

By Reid Spencer NASCAR Wire Service Distributed by The Sports Xchange JOLIET, Ill. -- Marcos Ambrose will leave Richard Petty Motorsports and return home to his native Australia at the end of the 2014 season, in what the Tasmanian driver te...

Ambrose leaving RPM for Australia

Marcos Ambrose informed Richard Petty Motorsports that he is leaving NASCAR at the end of the season and will return to his native Australia, it was announced Saturday. It has been speculated that Ambrose will join Roger Penske in entering ...

Allmendinger likes Chase underdog role

By Reid Spencer NASCAR Wire Service Distributed by The Sports Xchange JOLIET, Ill. -- From a handicapping standpoint, AJ Allmendinger is realistic enough to know he won't have the same odds of winning a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series title as six...

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Chase race begins with Keselowski as top seed

Brad Keselowski heads into the 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup Chase for the Championship as the top seed after a series-leading four wins in 26 races that resulted in 2,012 points.

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Investigation into Kevin Ward's death complete

It has taken a little more than one month, but the Ontario (N.Y.) County Sheriff's Department has completed its investigation into the death of Kevin Ward, Jr., the racecar driver killed Aug. 9 when he was struck by a car driven by Tony Stewart.

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Sprint Cup drivers fan out to promote Chase

In three days, NASCAR's playoffs -- the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup -- will begin. To help launch the Chase, NASCAR sent all 16 drivers who will vie for the championship on a 16-market, three-country media blitz known as Chase Across North America on Wednesday.

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