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Dale Jr.'s jewelry phobia (1:00)
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3dTony Fabrizio

Behar trying to make Sprint Cup dream a reality

A member of the 2015 NASCAR Next class, Nicole Behar, 17, has two top-5s in eight starts in the K&N West series. Her goal is to make it to Sprint Cup in the next five years.

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Kyle Busch wins at Sonoma (2:18)
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Mears loses rear axle (0:18)
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3dBob Pockrass

Franchising? Licensing? NASCAR, owners talking

NASCAR has renewed discussions on ways that teams, which essentially are independent contractors for the sport, can have more long-term value.

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ESPYS Vote: Best Driver

Lewis Hamilton dominated F1. IndyCar's Will Power and NASCAR's Kevin Harvick were consistent. Juan Pablo Montoya would not be denied at the Indy 500. And no one had quicker reflexes than NHRA's Erica Enders-Stevens. Who deserves the ESPY for best driver? Vote now!

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NASCAR chair seeks removal of Confederate flag

Calling the Confederate flag an "insensitive symbol" that he finds offensive, NASCAR chairman Brian France said the sport will be aggressive in disassociating the symbol from its events.

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Smith: Fatherhood latest step in Kahne's growth

Call him Big Daddy Kahne: Kasey Kahne is going to be a father, and he welcomes the news as time and experience have helped him grow as a person and a competitor, Marty Smith writes.

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7dBob Pockrass

Bruton Smith shares SMI voting power with sons

Bruton Smith, who in February stepped down as chief executive officer of track operator Speedway Motorsports Inc., has increased the voting power of his three sons in the company.

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9dBob Pockrass

NASCAR won't ban fans' flying Confederate flag

NASCAR, a sport with deep Southeastern roots, issued a statement Tuesday supporting the movement to take down the Confederate flag from the South Carolina Statehouse grounds.

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9dBob Pockrass

JGR pit-crew member suspended indefinitely

NASCAR has indefinitely suspended Joe Gibbs Racing development pit-crew member Ernest Pierce for violation of its substance-abuse policy.

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Bob Pockrass @bobpockrass

At start of yr, ISC had predicted earnings of between $1.10-$1.30 per diluted share. Season has gone well enuf it now predicts $1.20-$1.30.