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Dialing It In: Denny Hamlin in the Catbird’s Seat to Make History in 2010

Three races to go, three contenders for this year’s championship trophy. Coming off the so-called “wild card” race of the Chase at Talladega, Jimmie Johnson, Denny Hamlin and Kevin Harvick are separated by only 38 points – the smallest margin since the inception of NASCAR’s playoff format in 2004. With only three more weeks before a …

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Dialing It In: Richard Childress Right Where He Left Off

This season is shaping up to be one of the best for long-time team owner Richard Childress. After years of rebuilding and disappointment, the six-time championship car owner appears to be back atop his game. Earlier this year, Childress inked driver Kevin Harvick to a three year contract extension, despite losing primary sponsor Shell/Pennzoil. Since …

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Dialing It In: Jamie McMurray Chooses Career Wins Over Chase Berth

At this point last year, Jamie McMurray’s career in the Cup Series was up in the air. Forced out at Roush Fenway Racing due to NASCAR’s rule change restricting teams to four cars, McMurray was out of a ride and nearly out of options. Searching for answers and talking with various teams, he eventually returned …

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