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Carl Edwards: Downforce damages spectacle in NASCAR


Carl Edwards believes NASCAR should remove downforce in order to improve racing in the Sprint Cup Series. This year's Daytona 500 was criticized for its boring racing, as the majority of the cars stuck to the outside line for most of the race, generating concerns about the spectacle offered by the new Gen 6 cars. "I am 100 per cent for taking ...
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NASCAR: Lowe’s extends Jimmie Johnson’s sponsorship contract for 2014-2015
Jimmie Johnson’s No. 48 Chevrolet SS will continue to wear Lowe’s Companies Inc. as a primary sponsor through 2015. Lowe’s announced the two-year agreement to store managers at a national sales ...
Tony Stewart visited injured NASCAR fans in hospital
After crashing and finishing a disappointing 41st in Sunday's Daytona 500, Tony Stewart did not return home, but paid a visit to injured fans during Saturday's Nationwide Series race. A terrible ...
Danica Patrick more respected by fellow drivers after the Daytona 500
Danica Patrick's historic eighth-place run in Sunday's Daytona 500 – the best finish ever for a woman in NASCAR's biggest race – made her crew chief Tony Gibson exclaim: “Who ...
Report: NASCAR fans understand risks of attending races
Many fans coming to watch the Daytona 500 on Sunday said they wouldn't fear sitting where fans were injured the day before. However, some admitted they were concerned about the the ...
NASCAR: Jimmie Johnson wins the Daytona 500, Danica Patrick finishes 8th
Jimmie Johnson won the Daytona 500 for the second time in his career and ended his streak of poor results in NASCAR's premier race. He held off Hendrick Motorsports team-mate Dale ...
Patrick optimistic about her chances in the Daytona 500, bookmakers – not so much
The pole-sitter for the Daytona 500, Danica Patrick, is confident about her chances for victory in NASCAR’s greatest race. Asked if she believes she can win the Daytona 500, Patrick briefly ...
NASCAR: Speedway renovation won’t affect Daytona 500 schedule
Daytona International Speedway's complete overhaul of the frontstretch grandstands may impact the summer race, but the Daytona 500 date will remain in February despite construction. Daytona International Speedway president Joie Chitwood ...
NASCAR: Kyle Busch wins Duel 2 for the Daytona 500
Kyle Busch won Duel 2 after opting for gas only during his one pit stop on Lap 41 and beating the rest of the pack off pit road. Busch, who started ...
NASCAR: Kevin Harvick wins Duel 1 for the Daytona 500
Only days after winning the Sprint Unlimited, Kevin Harvick won Thursday's Duel 1 at Daytona International Speedway. Harvick will therefore start from the inside lane in Sunday's Daytona 500. The race ...

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