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‘Kelly and Michael,’ ‘Letterman’ Part of Kevin Harvick’s Chamionship Media Tour

Kevin Harvick raises the Sprint Cup trophy after winning the 2014 title at Homestead Miami Speedway

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With another champion crowned, another championship media tour begins. Kevin Harvick is set to begin a three-day media tour that will see him cross different networks as he talks about the Sprint Cup Series championship. The 2014 Sprint Cup Series champion was on ESPN’s SportsCenter and SiriusXM NASCAR Radio early Monday afternoon. He will close …

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Florida DOT to Sponsor 2015 Xfinity Series Season Opener at Daytona

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The first NASCAR Xfinity Series race has its sponsor. The Florida Department of Transport (Florida DOT) will serve as the sponsor for NASCAR Xfinity Series season opener in February, Daytona International Speedway has announced. The 120-lap Alert Today Florida 300 will kick off the season while raising awareness about pedestrian and bicycle safety in the …

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Darrell Wallace, Jr. Working on Finalizing 2015 Plans

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With Kyle Busch Motorsports announcing its driver lineup sans Darrell Wallace, Jr., all signs have pointed toward Bubba moving up to the NASCAR Xfinity Series (formerly the NASCAR Nationwide Series) in 2015. Following his victory in the Ford EcoBoost 200, Wallace was asked of his plans for next season and he couldn’t say much as things …

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Kyle Busch Motorsports Adds Justin Boston, Matt Tifft to 2015 Lineup

Justin Boston Talladega Candid 2014 ARCA Mike Neff

Photo Credit: Mike Neff, Frontstretch

Over the past weekend at Homestead-Miami Speedway, Kyle Busch Motorsports announced the addition of Justin Boston and Matt Tifft to its driver lineup for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series in 2015. Boston will run the full schedule in search of winning the Sunoco Rookie of the Year Award after running the full ARCA Racing Series …

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Homestead-Miami Speedway Sells Out of Grandstand and Premium Seating for Ford 400

Homestead-Miami Speedway announced on Tuesday, November 11th that the grandstands are sold out for Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season finale, the Ford EcoBoost 400. Speedway officials also announced that premium seat areas in the Champions Club, Speedway Club and Pit Box are sold out as well. “The response this year among our fans has …

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Team Penske Makes Nationwide Driver Change for Homestead

2014 Texas II CUP Joey Logano Brad Keselowski CIA

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Team Penske announced on Monday that Brad Keselowski will drive the No. 22 Discount Tire Ford Mustang in Nationwide Series season finale, the Ford 300 at Homestead-Miami Speedway this weekend. Joey Logano was originally scheduled to run the race, but Team Penske made the decision to allow Logano to focus on the Sprint Cup Series …

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Atlanta Motor Speedway and Pocono Raceway Offer Discount to Military Members

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On Veteran’s Day, Atlanta Motor Speedway and Pocono Raceway announced that both speedways will offer discounted tickets to military members for the scheduled 2015 events. AMS has partnered with GovX for the second straight year to offer discounted tickets not only to military members, but also first responders for their NASCAR event scheduled on the February …

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Ben Kennedy Set to Make NASCAR History at Homestead-Miami Speedway

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Once the checkered flag falls at Homestead-Miami Speedway for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series finale, NASCAR history will be made. Entering this weekend sitting eighth in points, Ben Kennedy will become the first descendant of NASCAR’s founding family to complete a season in one of the sport’s top three series. “This is it, this …

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Friday Faceoff: Texas Tangle, Phoenix Fury & Chases for Everybody?

2014 Texas II CUP Jeff Gordon Brad Keselowski postrace brawl CIA

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Welcome to Friday Faceoff! What do you get when you take some hot-button NASCAR topics and hand them over to our dedicated and… er, opinionated staff? A little disagreement and a whole lot of thought-provoking insight! Check out this week’s edition to see what everyone is arguing… um, we mean, discussing this week! 1. Tempers …

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