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NASCAR's Kenseth behind anti-bullying kids' book

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Matt Kenseth, championship-winning race car driver, can now add a children's book to his resume. More>>

Dixon gets dramatic Sonoma IndyCar win; Power 10th

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Will Power thought the world was ending when an earthquake shook him out of bed. A few hours later at Sonoma Raceway, the sleep-deprived driver plummeted from the pole to 20th place before fighting back for a finish that... More>>

Keselowski: Don't count out Gibbs guys just yet

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Brad Keselowski is part brash racer, and part pragmatist. More>>

Logano edges Keselowski for first win at Bristol

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Joey Logano is looking more and more like a Sprint Cup title contender. More>>

Power, Castroneves chase IndyCar title in Sonoma

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Just two races stand between Will Power and his first IndyCar series championship. After a big victory in last week's race, he starts on the pole Sunday on a track he has utterly dominated for the past four years. More>>

Spun by Harvick, Hamlin fires safety device at him

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Denny Hamlin got spun out and wrecked while racing as the leader by Kevin Harvick at Bristol Motor Speedway on Saturday night. Hamlin later fired his HANS device at Harvick's car as it passed under caution. More>>

Harvick wins Bristol pole; 5th of this season

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Kevin Harvick has become the best qualifier in NASCAR's top series, at least for this season. More>>

Chase outsiders not leaving anything to chance

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It's the kind of jumble that can make even the most seasoned driver nervous. More>>

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Tony Stewart skips 3rd race after Ward's death

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Tony Stewart will not race Saturday night at Bristol Motor Speedway, the third Sprint Cup race he's skipped since his car struck and killed Kevin Ward Jr. during a sprint car race. More>>

Power builds points lead after winning Milwaukee

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Juan Pablo Montoya and Tony Kanaan finally caught up with Milwaukee Mile winner Will Power at the post-race celebration, lathering his head with cream puffs. More>>

Restart helps Gordon to victory at Michigan

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Jeff Gordon's third Sprint Cup win of the season came down to one crucial restart. More>>

Pole-sitter Power wins at Milwaukee Mile

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With traffic ahead and teammate Juan Pablo Montoya closing in from behind, Will Power stepped on the accelerator. More>>

Gordon races to first win at Michigan since 2001

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It had been 13 years since Jeff Gordon's last victory at Michigan - which came during the same season as his most recent championship on NASCAR's top series. More>>

Larson quickly exits car after it catches fire

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With flames visible at the front and back of his car, Sprint Cup rookie Kyle Larson had to get out quickly after crashing into the wall near the midway point of Sunday's race at Michigan International Speedway. More>>

NASCAR bars drivers from exiting cars after wrecks

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Even Jimmie Johnson has a temper - one that was on display long before he became a six-time champion and one of NASCAR's most respected drivers. More>>

Column: Waiting to hear from Tony Stewart

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By PAUL NEWBERRY AP National Writer Plenty of people have weighed in on the tragic events last weekend at a short track in New York. More>>

SHR executive VP says Stewart grieving

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Tony Stewart is skipping a second straight Sprint Cup race, and it is not clear when the NASCAR star might return after he struck and killed a driver at a dirt-track race in New York last weekend. More>>

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Stewart sitting out Michigan after dirt-car death

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Tony Stewart will not race Sunday at Michigan International Speedway, skipping a second straight NASCAR Sprint Cup race since striking and killing a driver in a dirt-track race at a small New York track. More>>

Praise for 'small-town boy' hit by Stewart's car

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They came to grieve and share stories about Kevin Ward Jr., who was born into a racing family and buried with racing flags in his casket. More>>

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