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Keepin’ It Short: Building Tomorrow’s Stars at the Brickyard

The Indianapolis Motor Speedway hosts some of the biggest events in motorsports. The Indianapolis 500 and the Brickyard 400 are the two biggest. The Indianapolis GP for the Moto GP motorcycle world and the TUDOR United Sportscar Championship. In addition to those four major events there are many other support events and experiences unique to …

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Keepin’ it Short – Kicking off the K&N West Season The K&N drivers were the last feature during the Battle at the Beach at Daytona International Speedway last week. This coming Saturday will be the start of their points paying season. This will be the 60th season of the K&N West Series, formerly the Winston …

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Keepin’ it Short – Short Tracks Taking to the Big Track

Not quite one year ago, NASCAR announced a new addition to Speedweeks at Daytona for 2013. The UNOH Battle at the Beach would provide action on the historically dark days of Monday and Tuesday of Speedweeks. The best Modified, Late Model and K&N drivers would be joined by anyone who wanted to take a chance …

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Keepin’ it Short – The Battle of North and South Continues

Last week we talked about the North/South Shootout pitting the best Modified drivers of the North and South against each other for supremacy. This week the war continues, only it will be on the dirt this time. Cherokee Speedway will once again be hosting the Blue-Gray 100. An institution in the Southeast, this year’s event …

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Keepin’ it Short – The War Between the States Rages on

It has been nearly 150 years since the American Civil War came to an end. While most people have come to accept that outcome, there are still those that hang onto the animosity on some level, and the North-South Shootout brings that to the surface every racing season. This weekend, at Caraway Speedway, some of …

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Keepin’ it Short – All Dirt Roads Lead to Charlotte

It started as a post on a message board some years back. A fan mentioned how cool it would be if the World of Outlaws wrapped up both of their touring series seasons at one track. As is often the case with the folks at Charlotte Motor Speedway, when the fans speak, the speedway does …

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