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NASCAR: Confederate Flags Are Not To Be Displayed By Fans

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NASCAR says Confederate flags will no longer be allowed at their events. On Thursday, NASCAR’s national series tracks announced that they are asking their fans to refrain from displaying the Confederate flag, following the deadly, racially-motivated attack at a South Carolina church two weeks ago. The race facilities have promised to provide the most “welcoming… Read more »

The Pressure’s On, Danica: NASCAR To Lose GoDaddy, Too

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Whether you love her or hate her, there’s no denying the marketing prowess of NASCAR queen Danica Patrick. With over a million Twitter followers, Patrick has enough of a following to bring any company, GoDaddy included, from a small market share business to a major world player that, according to ESPN, 80 percent of people… Read more »

Kyle Busch Update: Right Leg Injured In Crash At Daytona [Video]

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The video titled “Kyle Busch Injured in Second Big One – Daytona – 2015 NASCAR Xfinity Series” by FOX Sports is going viral on YouTube after a horrible crash injured Busch — who was taken to the hospital — following the accident during the Saturday evening Xfinity Series race at Daytona International Speedway. Busch is… Read more »

NASCAR Is Back On Track With Future Superstars [Video]

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Quicken Loans Race for Heroes 500

NASCAR and most of auto-racing was one of many pro sports hit the hardest in the wake of the 2008 financial crisis. A large majority of companies curtailed their sponsorship, resulting in plummeting television viewers, as well as NASCAR and track attendance reaching all time lows. However, it looks as though things are about to… Read more »

Jeff Gordon Retiring From NASCAR, But Will ‘Stay Extremely Busy’

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It’s official. NASCAR driver Jeff Gordon will be retiring sooner than many of his biggest fans and critics might like. Hollywood Life reports that Gordon will be retiring from NASCAR at the end of the 2015 season. The 43-year-old stock car champion also confirmed the news in a statement posted on the Hendrick Motorsports website… Read more »

Danica Patrick Talks About Dating And Racing NASCAR Boyfriend

2013 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Media Day

They may not always be able to share the same real estate on the track as racecar drivers, but when Danica Patrick talks about dating fellow NASCAR competitor Ricky Stenhouse, Jr., she says they can usually be professional, not personal, about problems they’ve may have had in the race. “In NASCAR, we have a lot… Read more »

Jeff Gordon Comes In Second, But Drive For Five Is Still Alive

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Jeff Gordon’s dreams of becoming a five time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion may be about to come true. Heading into the race at Chicagoland Speedway this Sunday, Gordon was second in points, but the buzz about the much-coveted fifth title were already swirling around the 43-year-old race car driver. Unfortunately, Gordon didn’t win the… Read more »