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Phoenix Native Cassie Gannis Tries NASCAR Camping World Truck Series

Cassie Gannis, a 24-year-old Phoenix racer, was a friendly face in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series garage at Phoenix International Raceway, attempting to make the field for the first time in front of her hometown fans. Gannis and a determined team of local crew members and sponsors gave it all they …

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Beyond the Cockpit: Kurt Busch Tackles His 2015 Chase Chances

NASCAR driver Kurt Busch, pilot of the No. 41 Haas Automation Chevrolet for Stewart-Haas Racing, made a pit stop in Phoenix Wednesday to help kick off the Chase for NASCAR’s Sprint Cup. The 2004 Cup titlist held a Q&A session with fans at the second annual “Breakfast With Champions,” part …

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Martin Truex Jr. On Top of NASCAR Stats – Except the One that Counts

Last weekend’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Dover International Speedway was the 13th of the 2015 season, marking the official halfway point to the start of Chase for the Championship. There have been nine different winners so far in the first 13 races, including now four-time victor Jimmie Johnson, …

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Speed Reads: The 200-MPH Billboard – The Inside Story of How Big $$ Changed NASCAR

Whenever a book purports to provide an “inside story” of an organization - especially one like NASCAR that can circle the wagons pretty tightly when it needs to - the obvious first question is who the book’s author is and how he got his inside access.

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