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Brad Keselowski crosses the finish line to win the NASCAR Cup Series auto race at Kansas Speedway in Kansas City, Kan., Saturday, May 11, 2019. (AP Photo/Colin E. Braley)
May 22, 2019 - 12:54 pm
The Latest on NASCAR's $2 billion deal to acquire International Speedway Corp. (all times Eastern): 12:30 p.m. NASCAR is calling its $2 billion deal with International Speedway Corp. a merger. The stock car series says it is "pleased with the progress" the "merger agreement" represents. NASCAR...
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May 22, 2019 - 9:12 am
NEW YORK (AP) — NASCAR is buying International Speedway for $2 billion.
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FILE - In this Nov. 16, 2018, file photo, Brett Moffitt stands with his trophy in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Truck Series auto racing season championship, at Homestead-Miami Speedway in Homestead, Fla. After winning a NASCAR Truck series title in 2018, Moffitt is still searching for his first win this season. (AP Photo/Terry Renna, File)
May 21, 2019 - 8:35 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Brett Moffitt capped a storybook season by winning the NASCAR Truck Series finale at Homestead last November, securing an unlikely championship after a decade of bouncing around the stock car circuit. Moffitt soon found himself out of a job anyway. For the third time in his...
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Kyle Larson celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR All-Star Race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, N.C., Saturday, May 18, 2019. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
May 19, 2019 - 9:32 pm
CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Side-by-side racing, a dramatic, decisive pass near the end for the win and even an old-style, on-track fight: NASCAR couldn't be happier with what it saw at the All-Star Race. "As an official, but also as a race fan, it was super exciting to watch," said Scott Miller, NASCAR...
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Kyle Larson poses with the trophy after winning the NASCAR All-Star Race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, N.C., Saturday, May 18, 2019. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
May 19, 2019 - 10:58 am
CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Kyle Larson got a push to the front from Kevin Harvick in the final stage, then held off the defending champion to win the NASCAR All-Star Race on Saturday night. Larson wasn't part of the elite field when the day began, racing his way in by winning the Monster Energy Open...
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A NASCAR official tries to get between drivers Ryan Newman, left, and Clint Bowyer, right, after the NASCAR All-Star Cup series auto race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, N.C., Saturday, May 18, 2019. (AP Photo/Mike McCarn)
May 18, 2019 - 11:54 pm
CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Clint Bowyer had a lot more to say to Ryan Newman after the checkered flag flew at the NASCAR All-Star Race. He made sure his fists sent that message. Bowyer rushed Newman's car after the cool-down lap, frantically trying to land blows through the window while Newman had his...
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Kyle Larson takes the checkered flag to win the final segment of the NASCAR All-Star Open auto race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, N.C., Saturday, May 18, 2019. Larsen moved on to the All-Star Race with the win. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
May 18, 2019 - 10:25 pm
CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on the NASCAR All-Star Race (all times local): 10:20 p.m. Kyle Larson got a push to the front from Kevin Harvick in the final stage, then held off the defending champion to win the NASCAR All-Star Race on Saturday night. Larson advanced into the prime-time spectacle...
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FILE - In this April 27, 2019, file photo, driver Daniel Hemric awaits the final round of qualifying for the NASCAR Cup Series auto race at Talladega Superspeedway in Talladega, Ala. Hemric grew up just up the road from Charlotte Motor Speedway. Now the Cup Series rookie is looking to race his way into the All-Star race and have a solid showing next week at the Coca-Cola 600 at his home track. (AP Photo/Julie Bennett, File)
May 16, 2019 - 7:33 pm
CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — The idea of having even a slim chance to race his way into the NASCAR All-Star race this weekend at Charlotte Motor Speedway seems surreal for Daniel Hemric. After all, this is the track where it all started for the 28-year-old rookie Cup Series driver. He grew up a few miles...
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The team of Fernando Alonso, of Spain, works on his car in the garage area during practice for the Indianapolis 500 IndyCar auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Thursday, May 16, 2019 in Indianapolis. Alonso, heavily damaged his car in a cr yesterday. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)
May 16, 2019 - 6:08 pm
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — McLaren had another miserable day preparing for the Indianapolis 500 as the team worked tirelessly in a failed effort to get Fernando Alonso on the track Thursday for practice. Alonso crashed early Wednesday at Indianapolis Motor Speedway and McLaren has frantically been trying...
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Simon Pagenaud, of France, celebrates after winning the Indy GP IndyCar auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Saturday, May 11, 2019, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)
May 13, 2019 - 4:16 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The most prolific month in motorsports arrived with two strong races with IndyCar and NASCAR both opening May with momentum-grabbing entertaining events that should carry the series through their Memorial Day showcases. Simon Pagenaud, his future with Team Penske shaky...
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