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Bobby Pierce Wows in Eldora Truck Debut, Makes History for MB Motorsports

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In his first-career NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race, 18-year-old Bobby Pierce wowed fans and critic, making history for the oldest team in the series in the process. Pierce, who typically competes in dirt late models, ran an aggressive race after winning the 21-Means-21 Pole Award and never fell outside of the top five en-route …

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Brad Keselowski Fails to Exceed Expectations in 1st Eldora Start

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Brad Keselowski’s dirt debut at Eldora Speedway was a captivating experience, though it didn’t go as well as the 2012 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion had planned. Keselowski, whose No. 29 Cooper Standard Ford was graced with bright yellow rookie stripes, finished the third annual 1-800-Car-Cash Mud Summer Classic a disappointing 28th after crashing while …

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Wild Night in Eldora Ends with Post-Race Argument for Matt Crafton, Ty Dillon

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While the intense, side-by-side racing of Eldora Speedway is thrilling for fans, it can at times end in anger for hopeful drivers that fail to make it to the Rossburg, Ohio track’s famed victory lane. Such was the case after Wednesday night’s MudSummer Classic, when NASCAR Xfinity Series driver Ty Dillon confronted Camping World Truck …

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20 Years Later: Dale Earnhardt’s Big Brickyard Win Remembered

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Indianapolis Motor Speedway has become a tough sell among NASCAR fans. Once considered a crown jewel on the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series tour, the Brickyard 400 – this year referred to as the “Crown Royal Presents the Jeff Kyle 400 at the Brickyard” – has become nothing more than another date on the schedule. The …

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Entry List: 2015 1-800-Car-Cash Mud Summer Classic at Eldora

NASCAR Camping World Truck Series action at Eldora Speedway

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For the third-straight year, the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series is ready to get dirty. NASCAR released the preliminary entry list for the July 22 1-800-Car-Cash Mud Summer Classic at Eldora Speedway on Friday (July 17). The list includes 31 drivers, meaning every team will make the race. Brad Keselowski will make his first appearance …

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Entry List: 2015 Lilly Diabetes 250 at Indianapolis

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For the fourth time, the NASCAR Xfinity Series is heading to the Brickyard. NASCAR released the preliminary entry list for the July 25 Lilly Diabetes 250 earlier today (July 21). The list includes 39 drivers, meaning that each team will make Saturday’s race. After winning last week’s race at New Hampshire, Denny Hamlin will sit …

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Entry List: 2015 Jeff Kyle 400 at the Brickyard

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After Kyle Busch’s third win in four races at New Hampshire, the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series field is gearing up for one of the biggest races of the season. NASCAR released the preliminary entry list for the July 26 Crown Royal presents the Jeff Kyle 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. The list includes 46 entrants, …

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Formula 1 Racer Jules Bianchi Passes Away at Age 25

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Jules Bianchi, a former French Formula 1 racing driver who suffered a tragic accident when he collided with a recovery vehicle during the F1 Japanese Grand Prix on Oct. 5, 2014, passed away on Saturday morning, his family confirmed in a statement. Bianchi was 25 years old. Bianchi had remained in a coma since the …

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Beyond the Cockpit: Derrike Cope Still Fueled, Passionate

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The NASCAR Xfinity Series garage is full of haves and have-nots. The popular section of the garage area is covered with expensive haulers, sponsors aplenty and top-tier equipment from Sprint Cup Series programs. However, for the few people that dare to venture beyond the reflective Team Penske haulers and multi-million dollar teams, there are a wealth …

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Entry List: 2015 Lakes Region 200 at New Hampshire

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With their first of two races at Kentucky Speedway complete, the NASCAR Xfinity Series is off to New Hampshire Motor Speedway for the third of 16-straight weekends of racing. NASCAR released the preliminary entry list for the July 18 Lakes Region 200 at NHMS earlier today (July 13). The list includes 39 entrants, meaning that …

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Derek White Lands Sprint Cup Debut with Circle Sport Racing at New Hampshire

For the first time in NASCAR history, a North American native will attempt to compete in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. Derek White, a member of the Kanawake Reserve, located outside of Montréal, will attempt to make his NSCS debut this weekend, piloting the No. 33 Chevrolet for Circle Sport Racing, White confirmed on Twitter. …

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