1. NASCAR Sprint Cup Season Will Begin with Unlimited Surprises

    On the initial day of the NASCAR Sprint Media Tour hosted by Charlotte Motor Speedway we discovered that the fans will have unlimited opportunity to participate in the outcome of the first official 2013 race at Daytona...

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  2. Jeremy Mayfield Can't Seriously Think He Can Make It in NASCAR Again

    Denial can be described as a defense mechanism in which confrontation with reality is avoided by denying its existence. Jeremy Mayfield has honed this ability to an art since his suspension from NASCAR ...

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  3. Austin Dillon: Should He Drive the Iconic No. 3 Cup Car for Richard Childress?

    Many thought that with the tragic passing of Dale Earnhardt at Daytona in 2001, the No. 3 used on the Chevrolet he drove should be retired. However, Richard Childress has the right to use the number, and it appears it will be back on track...

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  4. NASCAR Sprint Cup: 10 Early Predictions for the 2013 Daytona 500

    No other race on the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series circuit is as game-changing for the winner as the "The Great American Race." It not only is the kickoff of the season, but a preview of what fans might expect during the season...

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  5. Will Dale Earnhardt Jr. Get His Groove Back with the New Car?

    Dale Earnhardt, Jr. has been a bit like a fish out of water with the Car of Tomorrow (COT) that was raced in NASCAR 's premier series from 2007 through 2012...

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  6. Daytona Testing Takes a Turn for the Worse with Pack Racing Melee

    It became terribly obvious on the backstretch at Daytona International Speedway that bump drafting with the Gen-6 car can be dangerous on the high-banked track when Dale Earnhardt Jr...

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  7. NASCAR Thunders into Daytona for Final Test of New Car Before Speedweeks

    Preseason Thunder gets underway at Daytona International Speedway on Thursday, January 10. It is a chance to test the latest tweaks on NASCAR's newest generation of the race car that replaces the COT for the 2013 season...

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  8. 8 Current Drivers with the Best Personalities in NASCAR

    Judging personalities is all about perception, which can be highly subjective. NASCAR drivers exhibit a persona to the fans that may or may not be a true reflection of the type of person they are...

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  9. NASCAR: Top 5 Must-See Cup Races in 2013

    Fans are apt to see a really great race at any given track on the NASCAR Sprint Cup circuit, but some tracks generally provide more exciting racing than others. A select group of tracks are guaranteed to provide must-see action...

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  10. Roush Fenway's Nationwide Odd Couple Should Be Good for NASCAR

    Jack Roush has a knack for spotting drivers who may one day make it as stars in NASCAR 's premier series. The two drivers running full time in the 2013 Nationwide series for Roush Fenway Racing could not be more different...

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  11. 5 Current Cup Drivers Who Would Have Rivaled the 'King'

    There will never be a another driver in NASCAR's Cup series that can match the win record of Richard Petty, but that was a different time, and racing was much different. Several modern-era drivers might have been serious rivals, though...

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  12. Kevin Harvick: 5 Reasons He Can Win the Sprint Cup Title in 2013

    Kevin Harvick has never been one to shy away from controversial encounters during his stint in the ranks of NASCAR. Now, as a lame-duck driver at Richard Childress Racing, he may be a dangerous threat behind the wheel of the No...

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  13. Off the Wall and Bold Predictions for NASCAR in 2013

    Many changes have been implemented for the 2013 NASCAR season that may bring success not only to the sport, but drivers and teams as well. Each season also brings stunning and unexpected happenings...

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  14. NASCAR: 2013 New Year's Resolutions for Each 2012 Sprint Cup Chase Driver

    Making resolutions for each new year is a phenomenon that involves making changes in one's life, hopefully for the better. Of course, it is common for most of those resolutions to be for naught...

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  15. JR Motorsports Primed to Win 2013 NASCAR Nationwide Championship

    JR Motorsports had a mission to bring developmental drivers into the second-tier series of NASCAR with hopes they would further their careers. Now they are serious about winning a title with a former Cup driver wheeling their car in 2013...

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  16. NASCAR: Previewing the Most Highly Anticipated Sprint Cup Debuts of 2013

    NASCAR is an ever-evolving work in progress with its annual silly season moves and inevitable changes implemented by the sanctioning body. The results from 2012 will play out when they debut in 2013...

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  17. NASCAR's Ricky Stenhouse Jr. May Be the Next Hot Young Cup Driver

    There are many young drivers who show exceptional talent as race car drivers coming up through the lower series of NASCAR , but one is a proven champion who is about to make a lot of noise in the Cup series...

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  18. NASCAR's Most Controversial Drivers in the Sprint Cup Series for 2013

    Each season of NASCAR racing in the premier series brings its own set of controversial moments. Those moments are made possible by the actions taken by certain drivers who make brazen moves during or perhaps after a race...

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  19. 7 Reasons Dale Earnhardt Jr. Can Win the 2013 Sprint Cup Title

    Dale Earnhardt Jr. has carried the weight of expectations for many years. His inability to win races consistently and contend for a title has caused some to doubt he can, but all that may change in 2013...

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  20. NASCAR Birthplace at the Streamline Hotel in Daytona 65 Years Ago

    Drivers wheeled their cars around dirt tracks where unscrupulous promoters would take their money and run. Bill France had seen enough when he gathered a group together at the Streamline Hotel to organize what became NASCAR...

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  21. NASCAR Sprint Cup: 10 Best Driver/Crew Combos in NASCAR

    Drivers in NASCAR 's top series receive all the adulation for wins and top finishes, but without the carefully choreographed dance of the pit crew being executed with precision, there is no glory...

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  22. Richard Childress Racing May Face Tumultuous 2013 Sprint Cup Season

    Something has been amiss at Richard Childress Racing in 2012 with the lack of performance. The lame duck status of their marquis driver during 2013 may only add to the problems faced within the organization...

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  23. Will Danica End Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s Run as NASCAR's Most Popular Driver?

    Danica Patrick has already notched one NASCAR popularity award in 2012. She now begins her full-time stint in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series where she could easily rout Dale Earnhardt, Jr...

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  24. The 12 Most Telling Stats of the 2012 NASCAR Sprint Cup Season

    Statistics are basically defined as a collection and analysis of masses of numerical data. Sometimes, they are enough to make one yawn, but collectively, they can be game-changing...

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  25. NASCAR's New Sprint Cup Champion May Be a Shocking Change

    It has become the standard for drivers in the elite series of NASCAR to represent themselves in a corporate manner where interviews become mundane. The 2012 Sprint Cup champion is not one of those drivers...

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