1. Creature Vs. Creature Writers Pool: Results Following the Pepsi Max 400

    There's an old saying that "It's not over until it's over." That was certainly the case today at the Auto Club Speedway. If shortening the race by 100 miles was to make the event more exciting, they certainly did that...

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  2. Creature Vs. Creature Writers Pool: Picks For the Pepsi Max 400 at California

    NASCAR this weekend is "California Dreamin," as they head to the Auto Club Speedway for the second time this season...

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  3. NASCAR Chase Drivers Need To Beat Jimmie Johnson at California, or Fifth Title Is Guaranteed

    This weekend is the fourth race in the Chase, held at the Auto Club Speedway in Southern California. It may not be the most popular track by fans, but for one driver, it seems to be the the perfect track to start a title run...

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  4. Creature Vs. Creature Writers Pool: Results Following the Price Chopper 400

    The Kansas Speedway was where many drivers in the Chase knew they needed to have a strong run. Who could have ever predicted that many of them would have a great run at race's end? ...

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  5. Creature Vs. Creature Writers Pool: Picks For the Price Chopper 400 at Kansas

    So far, NASCAR has gone flat-track racing at New Hampshire and last week decided to tackle the "Monster" at Dover...

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  6. Clint Bowyer's Penalty Will Cost Him Title, Just Like Dale Jr. and Mark Martin

    In football, coaches drill the idea into their players that fewer mistakes means more wins. It is no different in NASCAR. A dropped lug nut costs a pit crew three seconds in the pits, but leads to lost positions on the track...

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  7. Creature Vs. Creature Writers Pool: Results Following the AAA 400 at Dover

    When NASCAR makes the trip north to pay "Miles the Monster" a visit during the Chase, it's one event that many drivers circle on their Chase calendars...

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  8. Creature Vs. Creature Writers Pool: Picks For the AAA 400 at Dover

    If there's one thing we have all learned from how this season has gone, it is to expect the unexpected. It can happen at any time and after any race. Coming out of New Hampshire, it appeared a new title contender had emerged...

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  9. Talladega Is the 'Lotto' of the Chase, but Dover Could Decide Contenders

    It's 10 races over the course of three months to decide one champion. The Chase has always been the part of the season where the drivers who are in it have to determine their strengths and weaknesses...

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  10. Creature Vs. Creature Writers Pool: Results Following the Sylvania 300

    Could someone remind us all where we were racing this week? Three-wide at the start, a long green-flag run in the middle, multiple cautions, and then fuel mileage to decide a winner...

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  11. Amber Walker and Ms. Bigfoot: Little Lady With Very Big Dreams

    Any man or woman who wants to get into motorsports first must find what they enjoy about it. Do they prefer the quarter-mile dash of drag racing, the twists and turns of Formula 1, ...

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  12. Creature Vs. Creature Writers Pool: Picks For the Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire

    Larry McReynolds says at the beginning of every FOX broadcast, "Pull those belts tight one more time!" Those words have never meant more as the 2010 Chase for the Sprint Cup begins this weekend at the New Hampshire Motor Speedway...

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  13. Just Win It: Drivers Outside The Chase Who Can Win at New Hampshire

    The 2010 Chase for the Cup is set. We have 12 drivers who are going into the last 10 races knowing any one of them can win the championship...

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  14. Creature vs. Creature Writers Pool: Results After The Air Guard 400 at Richmond

    Many times, a race that has known to be exciting would end up being more exciting than it was ever expected. Look at the spring race at Talladega, no one could have expected 88 lead changes or three green-white-checkered attempts...

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  15. Parks Race and Chase Reactions: Air Guard 400 at Richmond International Raceway

    When the Sprint Cup schedule comes out, teams always circle the races they know will be huge on the schedule. The Daytona 500, Coca-Cola 600, Darlington, and Bristol are some of those races that stand out the most...

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  16. NASCAR at Richmond: Carl Edwards Didn't Think Momentum Existed Until He Had It

    Everyone keeps talking about the "Big Mo" heading into the Chase. Drivers, crews, media and fans all keep saying "momentum is key to winning the Chase." If that is the case, Roush-Fenway driver Carl Edwards isn't thinking about it...

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  17. Creature vs. Creature Writers Pool: Picks for the Air Guard 400 at Richmond

    The Richmond International Raceway is going to end the regular season for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. There have been many twists, shake-ups, surprises, and outrageous moments through 25 races...

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  18. Dustin Off the Next Race: Air Guard 400 at Richmond International Raceway

    And then there was one. This weekend settles the final two spots heading into the 2010 Chase for the Sprint Cup.Some drivers appear to be locked in, while others are going to fight tooth and nail just to get close...

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  19. Parks' Race Reactions: Emory Healthcare 500 at Atlanta

    It's not often that a race gives you every aspect of racing, from green to checkered. But, Sunday's race in Atlanta had all that. There were Chase ramifications, strong cars falling out because of issues, and the dominant car taking the checkered flag...

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  20. Creature Vs. Creature Writers Pool: Results Following The Emory Healthare 500

    The action at the Atlanta Motor Speedway provided some of the most incredible racing that we have seen all year. This track is a favorite among so many drivers, it's a shame to see it lose a race next year...

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  21. Dustin' Off the Next Race: Emory Healthcare 500 in Atlanta

    When it comes to going fast every lap, every corner, and every second of a race, the Atlanta Motor Speedway provides that excitement—multiple grooves make side-by-side action part of the normal landscape...

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  22. Creature vs. Creature Writers Pool: Picks for the Emory Healthcare 500

    No more off-weekends, no more resting, and no more regrouping. Sunday night, the last stretch of the Sprint Cup season begins as the run to the championship nears ever so closer...

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  23. Jeff Gordon to Run Car Designed By Daughter in Atlanta

    Each week, Jeff Gordon hits the track knowing he's risking his life for a career he enjoys. His wife Ingrid stands by his decision to take that risk and achieve victory. Gordon now has two children that watch him go fast every Sunday...

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  24. Making the Right Call: The Top Ten Crew Chiefs In NASCAR

    In NASCAR, or any motorsport for that matter, it's the driver that gets all the glory. The reason is because they are the ones that are muscling the car around the track.In reality, there are many people involved in making a car ready for a race...

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  25. Parks Race Reactions: Irwin Tools Night Race at Bristol

    The cliche is to "expect the unexpected." At Bristol, that is normally a way of life. Anything can happen when it comes to this track, whether it happens on the racing surface, or on pit road following the checkered flag...

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