CHASE: Kenseth Kicks Off ‘Speeding to Read’ Program in Texas

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FORT WORTH, Texas — official release — Sarah Glenn/Getty Images for Texas Motor Speedway photo — NASCAR Sprint Cup Series star Matt Kenseth is accustomed to loud, appreciative fans every time he visits Texas Motor Speedway, just not in September. Kenseth helped transform a tranquil and idle Wednesday at the world-class motorsports facility into a thunderous Chase send-off with more than …

CHASE: Ryan Newman Gets Enthusiastic Chase Send-Off In Martinsville

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MARTINSVILLE, Va. – official release — Martinsville Speedway photo — Ryan Newman got a grand send-off into the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship Wednesday with a loud and enthusiastic pep rally at Martinsville (Va.) High School. There were cheerleaders, a marching band, mascots, cheering fans and 16 young men with “MHS Hearts Ryan Newman” painted on their chests in school …

CHASE: A.J. Allmendinger Insists No Pressure; Heads to Kansas for “Chase Across America”

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. – official release — Jamie Squire/Getty Images for Kansas Speedway photo — A.J. Allmendinger is having the time of his life. After a thrilling win at Watkins Glen, Allmendinger is locked in the 2014 Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup and excited to compete for his first NASCAR Sprint Cup Championship. “Being tagged as the underdog, the pressure is …

CHASE: Hamlin Heads to Phoenix for “Chase Across America” Stop; Sits Down with Sneva

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PHOENIX – official release — Phoenix International Raceway photo — NASCAR star Denny Hamlin, driver of the No. 11 FedEx Toyota, and 1983 Indianapolis 500 champion Tom Sneva kicked off the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup during Phoenix International Raceway’s inaugural “Breakfast With Champions” as part of NASCAR’s “Chase Across North America” today at Joyride Central. Before an audience of …

CHASE: Keselowski Visits Raleigh for Bank of America 500 Trophy Tour

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RALEIGH, N.C. — official release — HHP/Harold Hinson photo — Defending Bank of America 500 champion Brad Keselowski, North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory, Charlotte Motor Speedway President Marcus Smith, Lt. Gov. Dan Forrest and Miss Sprint Cup Julianna White greeted hundreds of race fans today at City Plaza in Raleigh, North Carolina as part of the Bank of America 500 Trophy …