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PLAYERS: Kasey Kahne
Kasey Kahne became the first, and thus far only, NASCAR driver to support the upcoming changes to Bristol Motor Speedway. Kahne tweeted the following on his Twitter account in response to the plans laid out by track owner Bruton Smith: @kaseykahne : “@jeff_gluck: Bruton: “We think we will win all the race fans over on this.”” Sounds great to me. I like what Bruton is doing to Bristol Smith who is also the head of Speedway Motorsports Inc had asked the fans what should be done to the 1/2 mile track after years of falling attendance. Smith said that 40% of the responses urged him to take some sort of action. Action which would eliminate the  “freight-train racing of the past” as track GM Jerry Caldwell put it. Even though there has been outcry to bring back the old Bristol the initial reaction from fans and race team members is one of surprise. With the exception of Kahne few, with exception of Darrel Waltrip, have embraced yet another change to the track which was reconfigured in 20...

Will We See Some Streak Busting In Richmond? Dale Jr., Rick Hendrick and Martin Truex Jr. Hope So

Photo Credit: Getty Images: Nick Laham, John Harrelson, Tom Whitmore, Jonathan Ferrey, Tom Pennington, and Christian Petersen. Graphic Created By: Toby Christie ( By: Toby Christie – Follow on Twitter @Tobalical Martin Truex Jr. nearly made it back to victory lane this past Sunday for the first time since the 2007 season (175 races ago). However after leading...
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