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Ryan Blaney (12) leads Jimmie Johnson (48) and Erik Jones (20) during a NASCAR Cup Series auto race, Sunday, April 7, 2019, in Bristol, Tenn. (AP Photo/Wade Payne)
April 07, 2019 - 5:21 pm
BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) — The Latest on the Cup race at Bristol Motor Speedway (all times local): 5:05 p.m. Kyle Busch led a 1-2 finish with his older brother at Sunday's Cup race at Bristol Motor Speedway to grab his third win of the season. Busch used late strategy under caution and didn't pit to...
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Driver Joey Logano talks with a team member during practice for a NASCAR Cup Series auto race, Saturday, April 6, 2019, in Bristol, Tenn. (AP Photo/Wade Payne)
April 06, 2019 - 4:32 pm
BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) — NASCAR's second stop at a short track this season is yet another race that's impossible to predict. There's a new rules package, a traction strip around Bristol Motor Speedway and the general crankiness that short-track racing tends to produce. Moods were mixed following...
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The car of driver Tyler Reddick sits in the pits being worked on after practice for the NASCAR Xfinity Series auto race Friday, April 5, 2019, in Bristol, Tenn. The reigning Xfinity Series champion is piloting a Chevrolet at Bristol covered with country music icon Dolly Parton's face and her signature butterfly logo.(AP Photo/Wade Payne)
April 05, 2019 - 8:30 pm
BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) — Tyler Reddick had his own "Hello, Dolly" moment when he saw his pink and white race car at Bristol Motor Speedway. The reigning Xfinity Series champion is piloting a Chevrolet at Bristol covered with country music icon Dolly Parton's face and her signature butterfly logo. The...
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Hall of Fame driver and FOX television announcer Darrell Waltrip speaks to the media during a press conference announcing his retirement from the booth before practice for a NASCAR Cup Series auto race, Friday, April 5, 2019, in Bristol, Tenn. (AP Photo/Wade Payne)
April 05, 2019 - 6:44 pm
BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) — In the shadows of the Darrell Waltrip Grandstands, ol' DW officially launched the second victory lap of his second NASCAR career. The Fox Sports analyst kicked off his retirement tour Friday at Bristol Motor Speedway, where Waltrip is a 12-time winner and an entire grandstand...
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April 04, 2019 - 6:29 pm
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Two-time Daytona 500 winner Sterling Marlin has been undergoing deep brain stimulation surgery as part of his treatment for Parkinson's disease. Marlin's daughter, Sutherlin House, announced Thursday that Marlin completed the third of four surgery stages this week at...
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FILE - In this Feb. 2, 2015, file photo, former NASCAR race car driver Darrell Waltrip delivers the keynote address during the National Prayer Breakfast in Washington. Waltrip will soon Boogity! Boogity! Boogity! his way into retirement. Everyone yearns for an opportunity to say farewell on their own terms, so with that, Waltrip should bring his second career as a NASCAR broadcaster to a close and squeeze out his classic catchphrase on his own terms as Fox Sports closes its portion of the broadcast deal. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, FIle)
April 04, 2019 - 4:07 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Darrell Waltrip says he will retire at the end of the Fox Sports portion of the NASCAR schedule following the June 23 race at Sonoma Raceway in California. It will likely be the last time Waltrip will utter his "Boogity! Boogity! Boogity! Let's go racing, boys!" call to open...
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Will Power (12) of Australia, Alexander Rossi (27) and Ryan Hunter-Reay (28) lead the field into Turn 1 at the start of the IndyCar Classic auto race, Sunday, March 24, 2019, in Austin, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
April 03, 2019 - 3:21 pm
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — NBC Sports will use retired NASCAR star Dale Earnhardt Jr. in its inaugural broadcast of the Indianapolis 500 next month. The second-year analyst will be part of a team that features 14 commentators and host Mike Tirico and analyst Danica Patrick. Earnhardt will be a roving...
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FILE - In this Feb. 19, 1989, file photo, Darrell Waltrip celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the Daytona 500 auto race in Daytona Beach, Fla. Waltrip will soon Boogity! Boogity! Boogity! his way into retirement. Everyone yearns for an opportunity to say farewell on their own terms, so with that, Waltrip should bring his second career as a NASCAR broadcaster to a close and squeeze out his classic catchphrase on his own terms as Fox Sports closes its portion of the broadcast deal. (AP Photo/Doug Jennings, File)
April 02, 2019 - 12:12 am
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Darrell Waltrip will soon "Boogity! Boogity! Boogity!" his way into retirement. It's time. And time for Fox Sports to look at deeper changes in its NASCAR television broadcast, too. Everyone yearns for an opportunity to say farewell on his or her own terms. Waltrip has that...
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Driver Kyle Busch (18) heads into turn 1 during a NASCAR Cup auto race at Texas Motor Speedway, Sunday, March 31, 2019, in Fort Worth, Texas. (AP Photo/Larry Papke)
March 31, 2019 - 6:23 pm
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — The Latest on the NASCAR Cup race at Texas Motor Speedway (all times local): 5:15 p.m. Kyle Busch's chance at a NASCAR triple-header sweep has taken a hit after he brushed the wall. Busch led six times for 66 laps, and was still in front with 59 laps to go Sunday in the 334...
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Driver Kyle Busch, center, celebrates in victory lane after winning a NASCAR auto race at Texas Motor Speedway, Saturday, March 30, 2019, in Fort Worth, Texas. (AP Photo/Larry Papke)
March 31, 2019 - 1:24 pm
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Jimmie Johnson is starting on the NASCAR Cup pole at Texas, where Kyle Busch is going for a tripleheader weekend sweep. Busch has two career NASCAR tripleheader sweeps, at Bristol in 2010 and 2017. He missed out on the chance for another in Las Vegas four weeks ago when he...
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