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Benny Parsons Dies After Battle With Lung Cancer

Former NASCAR Cup champion and television broadcaster Benny Parsons passed away today at the age of 65. On July 13, 2006, Parsons was diagnosed with lung cancer, but in October, he announced that the doctors told him it was gone. However, the aggressive chemotherapy that he had undergone during treatment left his damaged his left lung so …

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Chris Wimmer Looking for Truck, Busch Ride at Daytona

In the up-and-down world of professional racing, Chris Wimmer has seen both the highs and the lows. After riding the high and planning on participating in the NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series test session at Daytona International Speedway Jan. 12-14, the Wausau, Wis., native said that might not happen now. “We had everything set up,” said …

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Matt McLaughlin Joins Frontstretch

Frontstretch, one of the fastest growing sites on the internet for NASCAR news and commentary, is pleased to welcome veteran NASCAR writer Matt McLaughlin to their roster of talented writers for the 2007 season. McLaughlin, who became part of the Fronstretch family beginning on January 1st, is familiar to many fans who have been reading this often outspoken columnist since he began writing about the sport in 1997.

Happy Holidays!

As you gather to celebrate the holidays with family, friends, and loved ones, the Frontstretch would like to wish you all the best during this joyous season and thank you – our fans – for giving us joy all season long. You fuel the passion that is our writing fire, and we hope this holiday season finds you safe and sound around the people you love. And to all our troops overseas… thank you for all that you’ve done, and stay safe as you continue to fight the courageous battles for all of us.

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