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Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s farewell gift from Talladega brings tears to his wife

Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s farewell gift from Talladega Superspeedway on Friday brought a big smile to the retiring driver and joyful tears to his wife, Amy. The speedway gave Dale Jr. the Chevy Monte Carlo that his dad drove on his way to his first championship. The gift was given on behalf of the International Motorsports Hall of Fame and the ...

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BUXTON: Sympathy for the Devil

Page 1 of 2 It wasn’t supposed to be like this. It wasn’t supposed to all come undone. This was the year it all came good. This was the time for celebration and glory. But it won’t be. The golden goose is stuffed and in the oven. Stick a fork in her, she’s almost done. There seems little doubt now ...

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Sharks look to even record against visiting Isles (Oct 14, 2017)

The San Jose Sharks may be breathing a little easier after putting out their first win of the season. A win over their next opponent may have them feeling more confident as they look to put a slow start in the rear-view mirror. The Sharks will try to even their record as they continue a season-opening homestand on Saturday night ...

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Earnhardt still sensitive about 2001 'Dega win

Dale Earnhardt Jr. didn’t just want to win at Talladega Superspeedway, he wanted to prove the doubters wrong. Earlier this week, Earnhardt tweeted his success at Talladega started because of a chip on his shoulder. A chip the size of Jimmy Spencer. 6 Cup wins.4 in a row at one point.Lots of memories at Talladega.It all started with a chip ...

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WEC – What the Drivers said at Fuji on Friday

WEC – 2017 6 Hours of Fuji – Pre-Event Press Conference Quotes Kamui Kobayashi no7 Toyota Gazoo Racing Toyota TS050 – HYBRID “We have struggled a little so far this season but we have had good pace and speed sometimes but not really a proper result. But last year had the same sometimes but we got a great result here ...

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Purdue looks to keep positive momentum going against undefeated Wisconsin

MADISON, Wis. — It’s one thing for a new coach to talk about winning with his players. When it actually occurs, those victories do wonders for a team’s confidence. In his first season at Purdue, coach Jeff Brohm is getting players who have been demoralized by years of losing to think positively. At 3-2 (1-1 Big Ten), the early results ...

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JEAN TODT ADDRESSES WORLD BANK AND REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT BANKS TO IMPROVE GLOBAL ROAD SAFETY

JEAN TODT ADDRESSES WORLD BANK AND REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT BANKS TO IMPROVE GLOBAL ROAD SAFETY FIA President and the UN Secretary General’s Special Envoy for Road Safety, Jean Todt, has addressed international development and mobility professionals from the World Bank and regional banks in Washington DC to urge greater effort in meeting the global road safety challenge Speaking at the Inter… ...

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JGR confirms Xfinity program for Bell

Christopher Bell will compete full-time in the Xfinity Series next season for Joe Gibbs Racing, the organization announced Friday. “I’m excited. One thing that Toyota has done a great job of is preparing me for the next steppingstone,” said Bell, who has been tied to Gibbs and Toyota for a few years now. “Whenever I was running late models at ...

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