Tweet to Talk About: Apparently Dale Jr.’s Been Dreaming About the All-Star Format…

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Story by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Jamie Squire/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — Just one day after Brad Keselowski led the charge in revitalizing the NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race format for 2016 (more on that here), the Sprint Cup Series’ perennial Most Popular Driver may have had a dream about what fans can expect …

NSCS: Who’s to Thank for New All-Star Format? Look to Keselowski for the Answer.

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CONCORD, N.C. — Story by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — After NASCAR revealed the new format for the 32nd renewal of the Sprint All Star Race at Charlotte Motor Speedway later this month, a mad clamor began to rise from fans impressed with the sweeping changes and potential spark of excitement …

NSCS: To Go Forward, Go Backward; Hamlin Reverses to Win All-Star Race Pole

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CONCORD, N.C. — Report by Race Chaser Online Correspondent James Pike — Jerry Markland/Getty Images North America photo — Denny Hamlin went faster than the rest of the field in Sprint All-Star Race qualifying — by going in reverse. After overshooting his pit box by inches, Hamlin regrouped to claim the pole for the 2015 NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race with a …

Month of May: 10 Days of NASCAR Thunder Revving Up Charlotte Motor Speedway

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The following story is part of Race Chaser Online’s special ‘Month of May’ series both building up to Memorial Day weekend’s runnings of the Monaco Grand Prix, Indianapolis 500 and Coca-Cola 600 and paying tribute to several special dates during the month along the way. CONCORD, N.C. — Blog by Race Chaser Online Senior Editor Tom Baker — Nick Laham/Getty …

NSCS: 2015 NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race Expands To Showcase Top Talent; Additional Changes Announced

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – official series release — Drew Hallowell/NASCAR via Getty Images photo — Showcasing the sport’s top talent, NASCAR announced changes on Wednesday for the 2015 NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race that will elevate the excitement of the annual classic. Race coverage is set for 7 p.m. ET, Saturday, May 16 at Charlotte Motor Speedway (FOX Sports 1, MRN Radio and SiriusXM NASCAR Radio). The …

NASCAR Sprint Cup: Million Dollar Upset; Jamie McMurray Uses Strategy Game to Win 30th NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race

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CONCORD, N.C. — story by Managing Editor Jacob Seelman for Race Chaser Online — Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images photo — If anyone had picked Jamie McMurray Saturday in Las Vegas to win the NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race, they might have been about as rich as McMurray and his Chip Ganassi Racing team are now. McMurray, out of Joplin, MO, used brilliant …

NASCAR Sprint Cup: Josh Wise Fights to 15th in First All-Star Race

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CONCORD, N.C. — By Dustin Long, Motor Racing Network — Getty Images photo — Josh Wise would have liked to have rewarded the fans who voted him into Saturday night’s Sprint All-Star race, but there was only so much he could do with his car’s handling. “We were industrial-strength tight, so it was not what we hoped for by any …

NASCAR Sprint Cup: Josh Wise Wins Sprint Fan Vote; Dogecoin Fans Have Spoken

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CONCORD, N.C. — official release — NASCAR photo — The fans have spoken. Or, perhaps more specifically, those that frequent r/NASCAR Subreddit of social networking and news site Reddit.com have spoken. Phil Parsons Racing’s unsung internet hero Josh Wise, who has 79 Sprint Cup Series starts and a career-best finish of 19th under his belt, has earned a berth into Saturday night’s …

NASCAR Sprint Cup: Earnhardt Jr. Tops Sprint All-Star Practice

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CONCORD, N.C. — official release — NASCAR photo — Dale Earnhardt Jr. vaulted to the top of the leaderboard Friday afternoon in practice for the NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Earnhardt, the 2000 All-Star winner, turned a fast lap of 193.562 mph in the No. 88 Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet ahead of the Saturday night invitational (9 p.m. ET, …

NASCAR Sprint Cup: Starstruck; 30th Annual Sprint All-Star Race Comes To Charlotte

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CONCORD, N.C. — official release — Getty Images for NASCAR photo courtesy of FOX Sports — From an inauspicious beginning to the current full-bloom Saturday-night spectacle, the NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race always has combined competition and promotion, resulting in three decades of memorable results and, since 2003, million-dollar payouts to the winners. It started in 1985 at Charlotte Motor Speedway, moved …

NASCAR Sprint Cup: Kligerman Tapped to Standby for Busch in Charlotte

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KANNAPOLIS, N.C.  – team release — SHR photo — Stewart-Haas Racing tabbed Parker Kligerman to serve as the backup driver for Kurt Busch in the No. 41 Haas Automation Chevrolet SS during the May 16-17 NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race and the May 22-25 Coca-Cola 600 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Charlotte (N.C.) Motor Speedway. Kligerman has made 10 Sprint …

NASCAR Sprint Cup: Hunt Brothers to Sponsor Kevin Harvick for Sprint All-Star Race

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April 29, 2014 — team release — SHR photo — NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Hunt Brothers Pizza will be the primary sponsor for Kevin Harvick and the No. 4 Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR) Chevrolet SS for the 30th running of the NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race May 17 at Charlotte (N.C.) Motor Speedway. “This is our first primary sponsorship with our new racing partner, …