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NNS: Mike Bliss, No. 19 Tweaker Sour Apple Camry Pre-Race Report Texas Motor Speedway

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:   Bliss Ready to Take on the “Lonestar State”: Making his 19th NNS start at Texas Motor Speedway this weekend, Mike Bliss is ready to get back to the track after two weekends off. With an average starting position of 16.8 and an average finishing position of 21.0, Bliss has turned over 3,000 laps at the 1.5-mile speedway. After his 32nd place finish...
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NNS: David Starr, No. 44 Whataburger Camry Pre-Race Report Texas Motor Speedway

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:   David Starr Ready to Dominate at his Home-Track: Texas Motor Speedway is David Starr’s home-track and a track where he has nine NASCAR Nationwide Series starts. With an average starting position of 26.1 and an average finishing position of 26.0, Starr is ready to take on the 1.5-mile tri-oval speedway. Earlier this season, Starr qualified 12th and finished...
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VICS: Honda Indy Toronto dates confirmed for 2015

Ontario’s largest annual sporting event moves to June 12-14   TORONTO, ON, October 30, 2014 –  Honda Indy Toronto is returning to the streets of downtown Toronto in 2015 and will take place June 12-14, instead of its traditional July dates. The announcement comes after an extended period of negotiations and coordination between all major supporters and partners of the annual...
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VICS: IndyCar reveals the 2015 Verizon IndyCar Series Schedule

On Thursday Oct. 30th, INDYCAR officials unveiled the 2015 Verizon IndyCar Series schedule, that will see the open-wheel cars race a diverse set of tracks from March to August. “The Verizon IndyCar Series calendar represents another step forward in our strategy to grow the series,” Mark Miles, CEO of Hulman & Co., the parent of INDYCAR and the Indianapolis Motor Speedway...
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KARS: KARS EXPO RACES INTO MOTORAMA!

Something for Every Automotive & Racing Enthusiast! March 13, 14 & 15, 2015 at Toronto’s International Centre   TORONTO, ON // OCTOBER 24, 2014 • The producers of the upcoming Motorama Custom Car & Motorsports Expoare pleased to announce that the Karbelt Automotive Racing and Specialty Expo (KARS Expo) will be a major component of the inaugural Motorama show, making...
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NNS: David Starr and Whataburger Team up At Texas Motor Speedway

Texas Native and Texas-Based Company Partner for Second Time this Season at Home Track Mooresville, N.C. (October 27, 2014) – David Starr will partner once again with San Antonio, Texas-basedWhataburger for the O’Reilly Auto Parts Challenge at Texas Motor Speedway. Starr will be behind the wheel of the No. 44 Whataburger Toyota Camry for TriStar Motorsports on November 1st....
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NNS: Tweaker Energy Shots is Back on Board the No. 19 Camry, piloted by Mike Bliss at Texas Motor Speedway

Mooresville, NC (October 27, 2014)- TriStar Motorsports is excited to announce that Tweaker Energy Shots will be back on board the No. 19 Camry this weekend at Texas Motor Speedway.   The No. 19 Camry will feature a new paint scheme during the O’Reilly Auto Parts Challenge on November 1st. Tweaker Energy Shots new flavor, Extra Strength Green Apple, will adorn Bliss’s Camry...
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ST: Dalton Sargeant Picks up First Pole Award and First Win at Orange County Speedway

Charlotte, N.C. (October 27, 2014) - Dalton Sargeant and the No. 54 Lee Pulliam Performance team achieved a few firsts this past Saturday for ‘Championship Night’ at Orange County Speedway in the Late Model Division.  It was the first time Sargeant had visited victory lane and first pole award on an oval track in stock car competition for the 16-year old rookie driver.  It...
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ST: Andy Kamrath & Shawn Chenoweth Big Winners At Frostfest

By Randy Spencer – After a typical bout of October weather, the second day of Oktoberfest and Frostfest was on the card at Bennett Chevrolet Flamboro Speedway. The two day racing extravaganza Oktoberfest was originally set for October 3-4th but Mother Nature had other ideas and the entire weekend was washed out. With a week off for Thanksgiving it was decided that Frostfest would...
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ST: Mark Watson & Kevin Allen Win 100 Lap Features At Flamboro Speedway

By Randy Spencer – Day Two of the final weekend of racing got under way with Time Trials for the Lucas Oil Sportsman Cup Series and the sixth and final round of the APC Auto Parts Challenge series between Flamboro and Delaware Late Models on a cool but sunny afternoon. LOSC (presented by Meineke) had 15 cars go out for time trials and points leader Shawn McGlynn set the fast time...
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ST: Jamie Cox & Karl Sault Victorious In Season End Racing At Flamboro

The final event of the 2014 season at Bennett Chevrolet Flamboro Speedway was the $5000 to win 125 lap Enduro and Demo. Derby. Congratulations to Glen Hils for planning a great event. It was my first Flamboro Enduro and hope this becomes an annual event. It was very exciting, a bit confusing as a scorer and was well attended by fans on a blustery and cool late October afternoon....
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NSCS: Ragan Carries Martinsville Momentum to Texas

o. 34 Team Coming off First Top-10 Finish of Season STATESVILLE, OCTOBER 28, 2014 – David Ragan, driver of the No. 34 Dockside Logistics Ford, comments on his top-10 finish at Martinsville Speedway and on racing at Texas Motor Speedway: “Last Sunday was a good day for us. To get a top-10 finish was a real shot in the arm for this team and for Front Row Motorsports, and...
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NSCS: Gilliland Looks for ‘Seamless’ Race at Texas

Love’s Travel Stops on No. 38 Ford for ‘Home’ Race STATESVILLE, OCTOBER 28, 2014 – David Gilliland, driver of the No. 38 Love’s Travel Stops Ford, comments on racing at Texas Motor Speedway: “Texas will be fun. We’ve got Love’s Travel Stops back on our car. It’s a home race for them because it’s pretty close to their headquarters in Oklahoma City. We...
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NNS: McClure Looking to Finish Season Strong

McClure Looking to Finish Season Off Strong with Solid Finishes at Last Three Venues:After wrecking shortly before the halfway point resulting in a disappointing finish at Charlotte, McClure is eager to finish the 2014 season on a high note beginning with this weekend’s event at Texas Motor Speedway. In 15 starts, the Virginia driver has completed 87.9% of the total laps raced...
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RAB Racing NNS Event Preview: Texas Motor Speedway

Home Sweet Home…The NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) returns to action after taking a two-week break from the schedule. To start off the last three weeks of the 2014 season schedule, the series will head to Texas Motor Speedway (TMS) for the O’Reilly Auto Parts Challenge. Buescher cut his teeth in racing at TMS and has won on the various circuits. During the spring visit to the...
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NSCS: Dale Earnhardt Jr. Wins At Martinsville As Calamity Strikes Chase Favorites

MARTINSVILLE, Va.— On a day that saw two of the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup favorites suffer potentially catastrophic problems, Dale Earnhardt Jr. stole a victory from the title contenders on Sunday, passing Tony Stewart for the lead with less than four laps left in the Goody’s Headache Relief Shot 500 at Martinsville Speedway and pulling away for his fourth victory of the...
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NCWTS: Darrell Wallace Jr. Wins At Martinsville In Wendell Scott Tribute Truck

MARTINSVILLE, Va.— Driving a No. 34 Kyle Busch Motorsports Toyota painted and numbered as a tribute to NASCAR Hall of Fame nominee Wendell Scott—and with Scott’s family in attendance at Martinsville Speedway—polesitter Darrell Wallace Jr. held off Timothy Peters to win Saturday’s Kroger 200 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race. Last year at Martinsville, driving the No...
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DT: Don O’Neal Wins Series Championship, Jason Hughes Wins Rookie of the Year

WAYCROSS, GA (October 24, 2014) – Don O’Neal of Martinsville, IN, driver of the Clint Bowyer Racing car #5, clinched his first Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series National Championship title Sunday by virtue of his 4th place finish in the series finale.  O’Neal, who finished second in the series points title chase three times (2012, 2006, 2005), finished 65 points ahead of Jimmy...
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NCWTS/NSCS: OPR Staff and Fan Fantasy Picks for Martinsville Speedway

From NASCAR’s biggest track to NASCAR’s shortest track, it’s time for the Sprint Cup and Camping World Truck Series drivers to keep the excitement going as the year draws closer to the end.   NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Terry Wagner picked Matt Crafton and Johnny Sauter. The ThorSport Racing teammates have had success at Martinsville before, both posting wins previously...
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NSCS: Jamie McMurray plays spoiler en route to Goody’s Headache Relief Shot 500 pole

While the focus is on the Chase for the Sprint Cup, there have been drivers who have been trying to play spoiler. One of those is Jamie McMurray as he has ran up front throughout the Chase so far. His good runs came to a top as he would top the qualifying chart on Friday afternoon at Martinsville Speedway, scoring the Goody’s Headache Relief Shot 500 pole. McMurray’s 1th career...
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TARGA: TARGA NEWFOUNDLAND TO KICK OFF ITS 2015 PROMOTIONAL CAMPAIGN AT MOTORAMA

A Brand New Show on a Weekend You Know! March 13, 14 & 15, 2015 at Toronto’s International Centre   TORONTO, ON // OCTOBER 24, 2014 • Within weeks of wrapping up another successful edition of Targa Newfoundland, organizers are already preparing for the 2015 event. That includes the announcement that the promotional campaign for Targa 2015 will kick off at the inaugural Motorama...
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NSCS: No. 34 Goes Old-School for Wendell Scott at Martinsville

Ragan Pays Tribute to Hall of Fame Inductee with Throwback Scheme STATESVILLE, OCTOBER 21, 2014 – David Ragan, driver of the No. 34 Wendell Scott Hall of Fame Tribute Ford, comments on racing at Martinsville Speedway: “It’s going to be really cool to have our No. 34 Ford on the track at Martinsville with Wendell Scott’s old paint scheme. I’ve always had an appreciation...
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NCWTS: CRAFTON LOOKS TO SWEEP MARTINSVILLE – WRITE HIS OWN HISTORY

Sandusky, Ohio (Oct. 22, 2014) – Matt Crafton, driver of the No. 88 Ideal Door/Menards Toyota Tundra, enters Saturday’s Kroger 200 looking to sweep both NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) races in 2014 at the half-mile “paper clip.” After escaping last weekend’s “wild card” race with a 14th-place finish and a 16 point lead in the 2014 NCWTS driver point standings...
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NCWTS: SAUTER EYES ANOTHER WIN AT MARTINSVILLE

Sandusky, Ohio (October 22, 2014) – Johnny Sauter will once again carry the colors of America’s original and best-selling tobacco-free smokeless brand, Smokey Mountain Herbal Snuff, inSaturday’s Kroger 200 at Martinsville (Va.) Speedway. With a solid resume in toe at the half-mile “paper clip,” Sauter enters the 19th race on the 2014 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series ...
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NCWTS: BURTON LOOKS TOWARD HOMECOMING FOR HIS SECOND SERIES VICTORY

Sandusky, Ohio (Oct. 22, 2014) - Jeb Burton, driver of the No. 13 Estes Express Toyota Tundra, has traveled to 18 tracks this season across the United States and Canada, logging more than 24,000 miles from his home in Mooresville, NC to various tracks on the 2014 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) circuit. However, race No. 19 at Martinsville (Va.) Speedway brings the Halifax...
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