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FedEx, Autism Speaks and Dover International Speedway come together again for the May 31, 2015 “FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks” NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race

From Dover International Speedway  DOVER, Del. – FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX), Autism Speaks and Dover International Speedway (NYSE: DVD) are pleased to announce their renewed collaboration for the “FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks” NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race on Sunday, May 31, 2015. This marks the fifth year the three have worked together to raise […]

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2015 NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race Expands To Showcase Top Talent

From NASCAR Integrated Marketing Communications DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (April 8, 2015) – Showcasing the sport’s top talent, NASCAR announced changes for the 2015 NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race that will elevate the excitement of this annual classic. Race coverage is set for 7 p.m. ET, Saturday, May 16 at Charlotte Motor Speedway (FOX Sports 1, MRN Radio […]

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Brandon Gdovic To Debut In The NASCAR Xfinity Series With Viva Motorsports At Texas Motor Speedway

From Precision Performance Motorsports Yorktown, V.A. (April 3, 2015) – Precision Performance Motorsports (PPM) announced today Brandon Gdovic will make his debut in the NASCAR Xfinity Series at Texas Motor Speedway, driving the No. 55 WindStax™ Wind Power Systems Chevrolet Camaro for Viva Motorsports. Gdovic, a veteran in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East with 46 […]

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NASCAR Honors Moms with Launch of First Mother’s Day Campaign

From NASCAR Integrated Marketing Communications DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (April 6, 2015) — Family has always been a pillar of NASCAR®, as the sport was built by the contributions of iconic family names such as France, Petty, Earnhardt and Jarrett. From nurturing young drivers in their aspirations for a career in motorsports, to bringing families together […]

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Dover International Speedway And Dover Downs Hotel & Casino Will Again ‘Light It Up Blue’ For Autism Awareness Month

From Dover International Speedway  DOVER, Del. (March 30, 2015) – Dover International Speedway and Dover Downs Hotel & Casino are pleased to once again support Autism Speaks’ global Light It Up Blue campaign. The Monster Monument and hotel exterior will participate by both being illuminated in blue throughout the month of April.  With both companies […]

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Statement from NASCAR Senior Vice President and Chief Communications Officer Brett Jewkes on the Indiana Legislation

From NASCAR Integrated Marketing Communications DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (March 31, 2015) – “NASCAR is disappointed by the recent legislation passed in Indiana. We will not embrace nor participate in exclusion or intolerance. We are committed to diversity and inclusion within our sport and therefore will continue to welcome all competitors and fans at our events […]

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Superspeedway Qualifying Format Updated for Talladega, Daytona

From NASCAR Integrated Marketing Communications DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (March 30, 2015) – NASCAR today unveiled modifications to the qualifying format at superspeedways across all three national series. The updated format will take effect at Talladega Superspeedway for the NASCAR XFINITY Series and NASCAR Sprint Cup Series next month.   Qualifying for May’s Talladega Superspeedway races, as […]

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NASCAR Issues Behavioral Penalties To Five Crew Members For Violations At Auto Club Speedway

From NASCAR Integrated Marketing Communications DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (March 25, 2015) — NASCAR has issued Behavioral Penalties to five crew members for their actions during pre-race March 21 at Auto Club Speedway. The crew members were working for the No. 8 NASCAR XFINITY Series team when the violations occurred.   The crew members violated the following […]

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No. 33 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Team Penalized For Rules Violations At Auto Club Speedway

From NASCAR Integrated Marketing Communications DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (March 25, 2015) — The No. 33 team that competes in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series has been penalized for a rules infraction discovered during opening day inspection March 20 at Auto Club Speedway.   This infraction is a P4 level penalty and violates the following Sections in […]

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Bowyer Ready To Put Martinsville Education To Good Use

From Martinsville Speedway  Clint Bowyer chuckles when asked about his first trip to Martinsville Speedway and replies in his usual candid manner. “I hated it when I first came here. There is no other way to describe it: I sucked,” Bowyer told a gathering of media at Martinsville Speedway Tuesday, just three days before the […]

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