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Wallace Jr. makes NASCAR history with victory

By Nate Ryan (USA Today, Oct. 26 2013) MARTINSVILLE, Va. – Becoming the second African-American driver to win a NASCAR national series race was a triumph of patience for Darrell Wallace Jr. He hopes it’s also worth the wait for a sport that has spent much of the past decade trying to diversify a traditionally lily-white […]

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Kahne takes Pocono victory

By Reid Spencer (NASCAR.com, Aug. 4, 2013) — LONG POND, Pa. — Taking advantage of a caution, Kasey Kahne buried his car into Turn 1 with two laps left and grabbed a win from Hendrick Motorsports teammate Jeff Gordon in Sunday’s GoBowling.com 400 at Pocono Raceway. Kahne picked up his second victory of the season […]

AmeriCarna LIVE car show to debut in November

MOORESVILLE, NC (July 26, 2013) – This fall hundreds of classic, cool and celebrity cars will roll into Davidson, N.C. for the inaugural AmeriCarna LIVE car show presented by Ingersoll Rand and MSC Industrial Supply Co., a first-of-its kind event to be held at Ingersoll Rand’s Davidson campus on Saturday, November 30, 2013. The AmeriCarna […]

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I’m a Runner: Kasey Kahne

By Meghan G. Loftus (Runners World, July 31, 2013) — The NASCAR driver from Mooresville, North Carolina, enjoys the feeling he gets from racing cars and running: Kasey, in his own words, describes his love for running: I love adrenaline. I get that driving—but it’s nice to feel it on my feet, too. You can […]

Hamlin’s Pro-Am Jam date set for October

Celebrity music concert and golf event to benefit three charitable foundations focused on children and education taking place October 21-22 on Daniel Island in Charleston, SC. CHARLESTON, SC (June 27, 2013) – The worlds of racing and music are teaming up again thanks to Denny Hamlin and Mark Bryan for the 2nd Annual Denny & […]

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Kahne clinches first Bristol win

By Seth Livingstone (NASCAR News Service, March 17, 2013).  BRISTOL, Tenn. — Kasey Kahne checked Bristol Motor Speedway off his bucket list, winning for the first time in 19 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series attempts after a heated duel with Brad Keselowski. “This is one of those tracks that, as a driver, you feel like you […]

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Ray Evernham’s modern NASCAR Belvedere at SEMA

By Jen Dunnaway (Hotrod.com, Oct. 31, 2012). Former Sprint Cup Championship crew chief and team owner Ray Evernham had dreamed of building a classic stock car on a 21st-century NASCAR chassis, and he knew the ’64 Plymouth Belvedere was the perfect candidate. Richard Petty won the 1964 Daytona 500 in one of these during a […]