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  1. Will Michael Waltrip survive Round 4 elimination on Dancing With The Stars?

    Oct 1, 2014, 1:08 PM EDT

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    He’s reached the fourth round of Dancing With The Stars, but will NASCAR’s Michael Waltrip and partner Emma Slater make it to the fifth round?

  2. Everything you need to know about the 2014 Chasers at Dover

    Sep 23, 2014, 3:30 PM EDT

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    All the notes and numbers to keep in mind going into Sunday’s Challenger Round finale.

  3. Michael Waltrip challenges Dale Jr. to go Dancing With The Stars

    Sep 18, 2014, 9:02 PM EDT

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    Michael Waltrip took a big step when he agreed to compete on Season 19 of “Dancing With the Stars.” Now, Waltrip has gone and put his foot in his mouth by trying to kick Dale Earnhardt Jr. in the behind, so to speak.

  4. Report: NASCAR’s top 9 richest teams worth a collective $1.25 billion

    Sep 18, 2014, 7:04 PM EDT

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    Owning a NASCAR team is like being a contestant on Wheel of Fortune, they both answer to “Big money, big money.”

  5. Michael Waltrip avoids early “Dancing with the Stars” elimination

    Sep 17, 2014, 5:30 PM EDT

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    Waltrip and partner Emma Slater are moving on to Week 2 despite a shaky opening performance.

  6. Michael Waltrip premieres to less than critical acclaim on “Dancing with the Stars”

    Sep 16, 2014, 9:52 AM EDT


    Michael Waltrip and partner Emma Slater look to avoid being eliminated after first dance effort on DWTS.

  7. NASCAR AMERICA: Clint Bowyer faces virtual must-win at Richmond (VIDEO)

    Sep 5, 2014, 7:45 PM EDT

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    “Hopefully, she’ll be good to me one more time.” – Bowyer on Richmond, where he’s won twice in his Sprint Cup career.

  8. WATCH LIVE: NASCAR AMERICA talks with Chase bubble drivers at 5 p.m. ET

    Sep 5, 2014, 4:45 PM EDT

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    Coming up today: Interviews with Greg Biffle and Kyle Larson; a review of Clint Bowyer’s season; Kyle Petty breaks down Richmond’s 3/4-mile oval.

  9. NASCAR: Carl Edwards tops final practice; Brian Vickers to backup after early crash

    Sep 5, 2014, 2:28 PM EDT

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    Vickers (pictured) needs a victory Saturday night at Richmond to enter the Chase for the Sprint Cup.

  10. Richmond is Chase make-or-break for MWR drivers Bowyer, Vickers

    Sep 4, 2014, 1:17 PM EDT

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    Virtually every winless driver in the top 30 in points still hopes to make it into the upcoming Chase for the Sprint Cup this Saturday night at Richmond. But the pressure is perhaps the most on Michael Waltrip Racing’s two Cup drivers, Clint Bowyer and Brian Vickers.

  11. Michael Waltrip joins Tommy (of Cheech and) Chong and other celebs in new season of ‘Dancing With The Stars’

    Sep 4, 2014, 10:45 AM EDT

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    His team may not make the upcoming Chase for the Sprint Cup, but Michael Waltrip Racing is still going to get a lot of attention in the coming weeks — thanks to team co-owner Michael Waltrip’s feet.

  12. NASCAR: Late-season stumbles put Bowyer, Larson on ropes heading to Richmond

    Sep 1, 2014, 3:11 PM EDT

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    For Clint Bowyer and Kyle Larson, winning on Saturday night will be all that matters if they want a spot in the Chase.

  13. Kenseth clinches Chase berth; Bowyer falls out of Grid with one race to go

    Sep 1, 2014, 12:43 AM EDT

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    Matt Kenseth enters the post-season with a second place result, while Clint Bowyer finds himself outside the Chase Grid going into next Saturday’s regular season finale.

  14. Vickers: Last 2 races will be “a battle” for drivers not locked in Chase

    Aug 29, 2014, 5:41 PM EDT

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    Brian Vickers and other winless drivers are facing big-time pressure to get a victory in the final races of the regular season.

  15. Helton: Tony Stewart still eligible for Chase, but must win to get in

    Aug 29, 2014, 3:05 PM EDT

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    HAMPTON, Ga. – Tony Stewart is still eligible to make this year’s Chase for the Sprint Cup, NASCAR president Mike Helton announced Friday afternoon at Atlanta Motor Speedway. But for that to happen, Stewart must win one of the next two races to get in.

  16. NASCAR: Kyle Larson fastest in 1st Sprint Cup practice at Bristol

    Aug 22, 2014, 1:16 PM EDT

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    The Chip Ganassi Racing driver turns a lap of 131.083 mph around the high-banked half-mile to lead Friday’s first practice session.

  17. NASCAR: Toyota working to find more horsepower for engines

    Aug 19, 2014, 9:09 PM EDT

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    Last year, reliability was the problem for Toyota’s engines, not power. This year, the situation has been reversed, and Toyota Racing Development’s president says they’re hunting for more performance ahead of the Chase.

  18. Martin Truex Jr. to miss Friday’s sessions at MIS as girlfriend begins ovarian cancer treatment

    Aug 13, 2014, 4:50 PM EDT

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    NASCAR Sprint Cup driver Martin Truex Jr. will miss Friday’s practice and qualifying sessions at Michigan International Speedway to be with long-time girlfriend Sherry Pollex.

  19. Race Team Alliance doubles membership to 18 teams

    Aug 13, 2014, 1:44 PM EDT

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    The month-old Race Team Alliance announced on Wednesday it has now doubled its membership to 18 full-time Sprint Cup organizations, covering 37 full-time teams.

  20. NASCAR AMERICA: Friday Round-Up (VIDEO)

    Aug 8, 2014, 8:00 PM EDT

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    The chances on Sunday for Brad Keselowski, Tony Stewart, Jamie McMurray, and Marcos Ambrose; working out the difficulties of “backward” pit stops.

  21. WATCH LIVE: NASCAR AMERICA at 6:30 p.m. ET

    Aug 8, 2014, 6:15 PM EDT

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    Coming up today: Former crew chief Frank Stoddard on road course set-ups; the history of auto racing in New York State; how crews deal with Watkins Glen’s “backwards” pit road.

  22. Martin Truex Jr. hopes to turn season around with Watkins Glen win

    Aug 6, 2014, 4:15 PM EDT 400 - Qualifying

    One of the top road racers in the Sprint Cup garage seeks to get Furniture Row Racing into the Chase with a win on Sunday at Watkins Glen.

  23. Everything you need to know for Sunday’s Cheez-It 355 at Watkins Glen

    Aug 5, 2014, 3:02 PM EDT

    Cheez-It 355 at The Glen

    All the notes and numbers to keep in mind as NASCAR makes a stop at New York’s “Thunder Road.”

  24. It’s been eight years since “Talladega Nights” was released, and NASCAR has changed a lot since

    Aug 4, 2014, 2:00 PM EDT

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    Talladega Nights premiered in theaters eight years ago today. Here’s part of how NASCAR has evolved since the Will Ferrell satire hit the big screens in 2006.

  25. NASCAR: Sprint Cup star Clint Bowyer to sub for Townley in today’s Truck race

    Aug 2, 2014, 8:51 AM EDT

    If Clint Bowyer is smiling more often than normal these days, it's because he's now a married man.

    Bowyer will drive John Wes Townley’s No. 05 Athenian Motorsports Toyota Tundra in today’s Pocono Mountains 150.

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