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2hRyan McGee

McGee: Family fuels Pocono's turnaround

Pocono Raceway was written off as a throwback -- a quirky family-owned track whose time had passed. But those same qualities made it stand out among the sport's cookie-cutters, Ryan McGee writes.

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2hBob Pockrass

Bayne, Cobb fined for walking on track at Dover

NASCAR fined two drivers Wednesday for leaving their vehicles before safety workers could get to them and walking on an active race track last weekend.

Johnson captures 10th career Dover win (2:19)
Chris Buescher wins Xfinity race at Dover (1:01)
Keselowski locks up Chase bid (2:14)
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Looking back at Gordon's big day

Driving the pace car at the Indianapolis 500 would be a full day for most folks. But it didn't end there for Jeff Gordon.


Drivers taking part in auction for heart center

NASCAR race-day experiences and rare memorabilia are among the items up for bids in an online auction to benefit the Henry Ford Hospital's Edith and Benson Ford Heart & Vascular Institute.

Gordon honored by Indy 500 appearance (0:47)
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12dTony Fabrizio

Coca-Cola 600 nothing like Indy for Danica

Ten years ago, Danica Patrick captivated the world by nearly winning the Indy 500 as a rookie. Now, Memorial Day weekends are spent in the Coca-Cola 600, and she has yet to crack the top 25.

Danica talks Letterman, GoDaddy (2:21)


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Daytona 500 pole qual will be new plate single-car qual used at Dega. For plate tracks, first-rd order now by 1st prac speed slow to fast