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Apr 24 2013 - 8:30am0

Richmond Goodyear Tire Notes

Goodyear tire notes, facts, codes, pressure, number of tires and more for the Toyota Owners 400 Sprint Cup Series race at Richmond International Raceway.................

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Apr 23 2013 - 3:11pm0

iNSIDE SCOOP: RIR Pivotal…For Many Reasons

This weekend’s race at Richmond International Raceway is a pivotal point in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season. Not just because there’s points on the table, but because it offers a chance for some teams to right the ship so to speak.I speak mainly of...

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Apr 23 2013 - 1:24pm0

Sprint Picks Panel to Review DISH Offer

The Associated PressSprint Nextel has formed a committee of independent directors to review a $25.5 billion buyout offer from Dish Network.The committee has retained Bank of America Merrill Lynch to act as its financial adviser and will provide an...

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Apr 22 2013 - 9:37pm0

Fantasy NASCAR Picks for Toyota Owners 400 at Richmond

This week, the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series heads to Richmond International Raceway for the Toyota Owners 400. This will be the fourth race on a short racetrack for the Gen-6 car. The race is under the lights Saturday night and could result in more...

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Apr 22 2013 - 5:26pm0

Qualifying changes to NASCAR Sprint Cup Series road course events

   From NASCAR:    NASCAR announced Monday that the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series will implement the group-based road course qualifying procedure used in NASCAR Nationwide and NASCAR Touring Series competition during its road-course events at Sonoma ...

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Apr 22 2013 - 5:22pm0

Is Dale Earnhardt Jr. Too Nice to Win the NASCAR Sprint Cup Championship?

Dale Earnhardt Jr. is a terrific ad pitchman and entrepreneur, a more-than-occasional gracious and generous host to some of NASCAR's up-and-coming stars.He's also a pretty good at his job, easily one of the top 12 or 15 stock-car drivers in the...

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Apr 22 2013 - 4:54pm0

Have you heard "The Joey Logano Song?" Joey Logano has.

   Megan McCormick, a high school sophomore from Ohio, describes herself as a big stock-car racing fan, a girl who “enjoys the sound of roaring engines.”     The 16-year-old’s favorite NASCAR driver is Joey Logano and Megan, a singer/songwriter penned...

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Apr 22 2013 - 4:45pm0

Is solar power on NASCAR's radar? "Absolutely yes" says official

   Dr. Mike Lynch, NASCAR's Managing Director of Green Innovation, recently took part in a question and answer session with Fortune magazine about how NASCAR is "going green."     During the interview, Lynch was asked about solar power:     "Do you...

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Apr 22 2013 - 3:09pm0

FYI WIRZ: NASCAR's Dale Earnhardt Jr, Kasey Kahne Back in Top 5 After Race 8

NASCAR’s STP 400 in Kansas had an abundance of crashes and cautions while providing a thrilling duel at the end between winner Matt Kenseth and Kasey Kahne. Kenseth and Kahne had to work very hard the final 20 laps, as the former battled to hold on to...

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Apr 22 2013 - 3:05pm0

Richmond Sprint Cup Series Entry List

The entry list for the Toyota Owners 400 Sprint Cup Series race at Richmond International Raceway is posted, 43 drivers are entered including #11-Vickers, #52-Brian Keselowski, #51-Allmendinger, #19-Bliss, #32-Hill...........

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