1. Young and Fearless: Meet Brian Scott, NASCAR Nationwide Series Rookie Racer

    Most of today's young guns in NASCAR were introduced into the world of racing during their early childhood, learning how to harness horsepower rather than pedaling a bicycle with training wheels...

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  2. NASCAR Then & Now: Dale Jarrett Learned To Be Great at Yates in 1995

    While Bobby Labonte and Joe Gibbs prospered immediately with a successful start to what would be a 10-year partnership, Dale Jarrett was building a long-term union with car owner Robert Yates and their No...

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  3. By Joey, He's Done It: Logano Wins NASCAR Toyota Showdown at Irwindale

    For NASCAR fans, the offseason can often be like a long, drawn out winter for warm-weather fans longing for that summer sun...

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  4. NASCAR Then and Now: Joe Gibbs, Bobby Labonte Take Off in 1995

    Prior to the start of the 1995 NASCAR Winston Cup season, team owner and famed NFL coach Joe Gibbs and his team were seen as something of a novelty act...

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  5. Ready To Race: Caitlin Shaw Aiming for NASCAR Truck Racing in 2010

    When B/R Nation was introduced to 20-year-old Caitlin Shaw, she was reeling in her race weekend at O'Reilly Raceway Park last July. She was enthusiastic and grateful about her NASCAR Camping World Truck Series debut behind the wheel of the No...

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  6. NASCAR Then and Now: Jeff Gordon Wins First Cup Championship in 1995

    It was the year in which NASCAR truly entered the world of pop culture and mainstream media as a blossoming sport with spectator turnouts only rivaled by the NFL...

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  7. Going Green with Leilani Münter: ARCA Series Racer and Environmentalist

    To say that Leilani Münter has accomplished a lot in her young life is something of an understatement. An environmentalist and former photo double to one of the greatest actresses of all-time, ...

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  8. In the Pits: Get To Know Steve Byrnes of FOX Sports and Speed Channel

    Anyone who's a part of the NASCAR community has a unique story that explains what sparked their interest to this particular motorsports series...

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  9. Driven to Win: Jennifer Jo Cobb, NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Racer

    She may not be a household name yet, having raced sporadically in the national stock car racing level for the past eight years...

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  10. Life in the Fast Lane: Meet Young Racing Sensation, Shannon McIntosh

    America's Midwest region has produced some of racing's finest talents, like Jeff Gordon, Ryan Newman, and Tony Stewart...

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  11. Four Timer: Why Jimmie Johnson Is NASCAR's Best Driver of the Decade

    In a decade that has produced the likes of Kevin Harvick, Kurt and Kyle Busch, Denny Hamlin and Carl Edwards, none of those drivers come close to the amazing talents and drive of four-time champion Jimmie Johnson...

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  12. Marilou Dozois-Prévost: Aiming for Success In World Weightlifting Championships

    Marilou Dozois-Prévost is certainly no stranger to the international weightlifting competition stage. Having competed in the Beijing Olympics last year, the Commonwealth Games, as well as a ...

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  13. Dale Earnhardt: The Man and Legend Who Defined NASCAR Sprint Cup Racing

    Perhaps it's something that I've come to terms with as I've grown older and reflected with some of my favorite racing memories in the 18 years I've watched NASCAR...

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  14. Jamie McMurray Wins Wild Talladega Race, Jimmie Johnson Dodges Doom

    In the case of two completely different and talented drivers, as a 1980 song from the Beach Boys goes, "You Need Good Timin'" to be successful in some perilous situations in NASCAR Sprint Cup racing...

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  15. NASCAR's Solution to Ending Jimmie Johnson's Title Reign: Cole Trickle (Humor)

    Fans, all that fretting and worrying over who will dethrone Jimmie Johnson from the top of the NASCAR heap has come to a screeching and merciful halt...

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  16. NASCAR Chase Patrol: Will Jeff Gordon Make Martinsville His House Again?

    If any track on the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series circuit matched a racer's personality with their driving style, Jeff Gordon and the Martinsville Speedway are quite the potent combination...

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  17. Tiongson Talks With...Graham Rahal, Young Gun IndyCar Racing Star

    When you look up the definition of "rising star" in a motorsports dictionary, the name Graham Rahal will most likely come up...

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  18. NASCAR Chase Patrol: "Midterm Grades" for Top 12 Sprint Cup Contenders

    We've reached the halfway point of the 2009 Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Championship and it's shaping up to be a five driver fight for the title...

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  19. If Winners Are Embraced, Why Is Jimmie Johnson Antagonized?

    In any given sport, it is a custom for the spectators at the stadiums or the audience watching the game at home to cheer for the winner...

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  20. Same As He Ever Was: Why Jeff Gordon Is Still the Best in NASCAR

    It was a picturesque scene in the makeshift victory lane for Jeff Gordon on a Sunday afternoon at the Atlanta Motor Speedway on Nov. 18, 2001...

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  21. Is Bobby Labonte Truly at the Twilight of His Storied Career?

    Every sport is susceptible to see its greatest stars come and go for various reasons. Some athletes call their career due to age, the perfect ending (such as scoring the game-winning touchdown ...

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  22. NASCAR Chase Patrol: Ladies and Gentlemen, Meet the '09 Chase Contenders

    Following 26 grueling races, the dust has finally settled, with the 2009 Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Championship field all sorted out and ready to duke it out for an exciting final 10 race to the title...

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  23. How the World of Sports Helped a World with Sorrow and Pain from 9/11

    It is a day which still replays vividly in my mind as if it happened recently. All the sights, the sounds, and moods from those 24 hours on a Tuesday, a mid-September date in 2001, are fresh and poignant...

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  24. Gimme Some Truth: What Makes a NASCAR Sprint Cup Champion?

    In the course of a 36-race season, spanning from the New England region of Loudon, N.H. to the Southern California metropolis of Fontana, drivers and teams are constantly looking for ways to outwit, outlast, and outplay the competition...

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  25. Clearing Up the Conundrum Called the '09 Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup

    For fans of Tony Stewart, Jeff Gordon, Jimmie Johnson, and Denny Hamlin, the only concerns they will have is if their driver will win this Saturday night's Chevy Rock and Roll 400 at the Richmond International Raceway...

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