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Coca-Cola 600 hinges on who takes advantage of 'aero-push'

...Charlotte's 1.5-mile quad-oval are "aero-push." That's when cars get trapped...tougher to steer."Let's clarify the aero-push," Harvick said. "Does anybody...truth."The car leading has the best aero situation and the rest don't. It's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-05-22/coca-cola-600-hinges-who-t
Chevrolet, Honda looking at oval packages at Indy after crashes

...manufacturers Chevrolet and Honda are taking a deep look into their oval aero kit packages following two spectacular crashes this week at Indianapolis...at a high rate of speed, nearly completed a full spin with no aero lift. It was only after the car hit the wall and lost body work...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-05-15/chevrolet-honda-look
NASCAR to meet with teams to discuss aero rules

...session is a result of driver complaints following the race at Talladega Superspeedway two weeks ago. Because of the current aero package and the use of restrictor plates, racing at Talladega and Daytona consists of tight packs of cars that often lead to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/10/30/oth_330285.shtml
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City Ink | The Augusta Chronicle

...2015 The Georgia Department of Revenue says Augusta has to return as much as $7 million in sales taxes overpaid by Standard Aero. But it's not the city's fault. All local governments get every month is ... Augusta Commission members who voted to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink
Sylvia Cooper | The Augusta Chronicle

...Cooper The Georgia Department of Revenue says Augusta has to return as much as $7 million in sales taxes overpaid by Standard Aero. But it's not the city's fault. All local governments get every month is ... Augusta Commission members who voted to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/authors/sylvia-cooper
Buyout by Dubai company is official

...1.9 billion acquisition of Standard Aero and Landmark Aviation. A spokesman for...said the deal, which will merge Standard Aero and Landmark Aviation into its DAE Engineering...statement. The combination of Standard Aero and Landmark will create a global aviation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2007-08-02/buyout-duba
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NASCAR notebook

...Rusty Wallace has a theory on how to end a condition known as "aero-push" to bring passing back to the sport. When a car "pushes...takes to get the tire softened up and get rid of this stupid 'aero-push' we've got." POINT STANDINGS: Sterling Marlin finished...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/06/24/nas_345746.shtml
Nascar
NASCAR should scrap templates idea

...topic at the start of this season, the common templates, or "aero-matching" question has been muffled in blankets for discussion...But it hasn't, and I'm not sure why. Common templates, aero-matching, or whatever you want to call it, is NASCAR's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/07/27/oth_293760.shtml
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Shrunken gas tank focus at Talladega

...been trying for years to make racing competitive and safe at Talladega and Daytona. Restrictor plates haven't done it. New aero packages weren't the answer. The latest experiment: smaller gas tanks. The Winston Cup cars will race Sunday in the EA Sports...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/10/04/nas_356535.shtml
Nascar
Stulb left a lasting impression on many

I graduated high school in 1942 at the age of 16 (we only had 11 grades then), and two days later went to work at Georgia Aero Tech. It was a civilian-operated flight school owned by a man named Darr from Chicago who contracted with the U.S. Army...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/03/04/let_118725.shtml
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