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The Streak Ends

Published on June 15th, 2008 | by Michael J Smith

Dale Earnhardt Jr. used a huge fuel gamble and survived a late green-white-checkered finish to win the Lifelock 400 at Michigan International Speedway. As the race began winding down and teams started calculating fuel mileage, Jr. ... Read More


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France: Don't Believe Everything Alleged In Lawsuit

Published on June 15th, 2008 | by Michael J Smith

ESPN is repoting that NASCAR chairman Brian France urged the public not to believe everything that has been alleged in Mauricia Grant’s $225M lawsuit against NASCAR. France said: Knowing what I know, not to compromise the investigation, ... Read More


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NASCAR: Shut Up About The COT Already

Published on June 14th, 2008 | by Michael J Smith

As many of you know, NASCAR held a mandatory meeting with Sprint Cup drivers and owners, encouraging them to focus on the fans of the sport. NASCAR spokesman Jim Hunter: We’re going back to the basics, ... Read More


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NASCAR Suspends Two

Published on June 14th, 2008 | by Michael J Smith

The AP is reporting that NASCAR has suspended two officials named in Mauricia Grant’s $225-million lawsuit for “violating company policy.” Following the allegations, NASCAR sent officials to Kentucky Speedway to interview those named in the suit. NASCAR ... Read More


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Qualifying Rained Out; Busch On Pole For Lifelock 400

Published on June 14th, 2008 | by Michael J Smith

Qualifying for the Lifelock 400 from Michigan International Speedway was rained out, meaning that the field was set by points. As a result, Kyle Busch will start on the pole, while Jeff Burton will start on ... Read More


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NASCAR Tries To Return To Normalcy

Published on June 13th, 2008 | by Michael J Smith

In a week in which the biggest story in NASCAR should have been Petty Enterprises taking on a partner to become more competitive, the news of a $225-million racial and gender discrimination lawsuit overshadowed every bit ... Read More


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NASCAR's Image Tarnished?

Published on June 12th, 2008 | by Michael J Smith

With all the media attention this discrimination suit is getting, someone should probably ask, Is NASCAR’s image tarnished in light of this new suit claiming racial and gender discrimination and sexual harassment? For those unfamiliar with ... Read More


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Petty Re-Signs Labonte, Announces New Partner

Published on June 11th, 2008 | by Michael J Smith

As expected Kyle Petty announced that Boston Ventures is partnering with Petty Enterprises to take the company forward in a press conference. Petty also announced that Bobby Labonte has signed a four-year contract extension with Petty Enterprises. ... Read More


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Former Official Sues NASCAR For $225M

Published on June 11th, 2008 | by Michael J Smith

The AP is reporting that a former NASCAR official is suing NASCAR for $250 million for racial and sexual discrimination, and sexual harassment and wrongful termination. Mauricia Grant worked as a technical inspector responsible for certifying cars ... Read More


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