DHSTS: Bowling Strikes Late At South Boston to Win Hamlin Charity Event

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April 25, 2014 — By Adam Hainsfurther, Danville Register & Bee Sports — James Price photo — SOUTH BOSTON, Va. — Matt Bowling came away victorious during Thursday’s Denny Hamlin Short Track Showdown at South Boston Speedway. Bowling had to fight off Matt Waltz, who led the first 195 laps of the race, for the win. Nick Smith finished third. The seventh edition …

NASCAR Sprint Cup: Denny Hamlin Medically Cleared to Race at Martinsville

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March 26, 2014 — JGR press release — photo courtesy Joe Gibbs Racing — HUNTERSVILLE, NC — Joe Gibbs Racing driver Denny Hamlin will race this weekend at Martinsville Speedway after NASCAR received official confirmation from his doctors that he has been medically cleared to return to regular racing activities. Hamlin first visited the infield care center at Auto Club Speedway …

NASCAR Sprint Cup: Hamlin Ends Penske Qualifying Dominance; Scores Coors Light Pole at Bristol

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March 14, 2014 — report by Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — NASCAR via Getty Images photo — BRISTOL, TN — So long Team Penske. Hello Denny Hamlin. Hamlin, out of the Joe Gibbs Racing stable, won the Coors Light Pole Qualifying Award Friday evening in the first qualifying session since NASCAR adjusted the group format rules earlier this week. The Chesterfield, …

NASCAR Sprint Cup: Sunday is Dale’s Day as Earnhardt Jr. Wins Second Daytona 500

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February 24, 2014 — race report by Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — photo courtesy Tom Pennington/Getty Images — DAYTONA BEACH, FL — After what turned into NASCAR’s version of “The Longest Day”, Junior Nation was finally able to rejoice after two years of waiting. For at least one day, all was right in the world again. Third-generation NASCAR star Dale Earnhardt …

NASCAR Sprint Cup: Kenseth, Hamlin Prevail in Thrilling Duel Finishes

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February 21, 2014 — By Reid Spencer, NASCAR Wire Service — Tom Pennington/Getty Images photos — DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Matt Kenseth outran Kevin Harvick and Kasey Kahne in a three-wide finish Thursday night at Daytona International Speedway, as the driver of the No. 20 Joe Gibbs Racing Chevrolet won the first 150-mile qualifying race in the Budweiser Duels at Daytona. Sprint Unlimited winner Denny Hamlin took the second Duel …

RADIO/PODCAST: Flurry of Flags, Opinions and Speedweeks Predictions Storm Last Night’s Motorsports Madness

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February 18, 2014 — RaceChaser Online/Speed77 Radio audio — CHARLOTTE, NC — It’s called the Madness for a reason, and last night on a brand-new edition of Motorsports Madness, the cast got a little bit mad and a whole lot crazier as the wacky news and views of the day were aired out in preparation for the meat and potatoes of Daytona …

Up-to-the-Minute Speedweeks News, Candid Black Flag/Checkered Flag Headline Tonight’s Motorsports Madness at 7 PM ET

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Charlotte, N.C. – February 17, 2014 – Results, news and notes from Florida Speedweeks headline an hour of racing news and views as Speed77 Radio/Race Chaser Online co-hosts Jacob Seelman, Tom Baker and James Pike bring their cast of characters through all the latest from across the entire world of motorsports tonight at 7 PM Eastern on Motorsports Madness. Austin Dillon’s landmark …

NASCAR Sprint Cup: Hamlin wins wild, wreck-filled Sprint Unlimited

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February 16, 2014 — Reid Spencer, NASCAR Wire Service — NASCAR photo — DAYTONA BEACH, FL —  Denny Hamlin survived a war of attrition to win Saturday night’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season-opening exhibition race at Daytona International Speedway. The winner of all three segments of the 75-lap event, Hamlin was running up front and out of harm’s way when a wreck halved the field …

NASCAR SPRINT CUP: Hamlin Wins Race; Johnson Wins Sixth Championship

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HOMESTEAD, Fla. — Denny Hamlin found redemption for a lost season, as Jimmie Johnson advanced to the threshold of legend.  Sidelined for four races with a broken back earlier in the season, Hamlin took the checkered flag in Sunday’s Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway, as Johnson claimed his sixth NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship with a ninth-place finish.  Johnson …

NNS: Keselowski outduels Hamlin for Nationwide win

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October 3, 2013 — By Reid Spencer, NASCAR Wire Service — FORT WORTH, Tex. — Brad Keselowski dominated early and retook the lead late to win Saturday’s O’Reilly Auto Parts Challenge at Texas Motor Speedway. Keselowski led 106 of 200 laps in the 31st NASCAR Nationwide Series race of the season, propelling his No. 22 Penske Racing Ford to a decisive advantage in the …