Refine Search

  •  
  •  
Wild-card hopefuls happy to be at tough Atlanta Motor Speedway

...Busch, Joey Logano and Marcos Ambrose.None of them, however, could have picked a tougher track to get it than Atlanta Motor Speedway.Tonight's AdvoCare 500 (7:30 p.m., ESPN) will be 325 of the most-difficult laps of the racing season...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2012-09-01/wild-card-hopefuls-happy-b
Atlanta Motor Speedway tries to lure new fans

HAMPTON, Ga. -- From his office high above Atlanta Motor Speedway, track president Ed Clark has a panoramic view...that's something we'll ever do." On the Net: Atlanta Motor Speedway: http://www.atlantamotorspeedway.com...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/07/06/nas_380431.shtml
Nascar
Indy Racing League adds $1 million race at Atlanta Motor Speedway

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Indy cars will return to the Atlanta Motor Speedway next year for the first time since 1983. The Indy Racing League on Monday announced a new race, the Atlanta 500 Classic, which...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/08/12/oth_212837.shtml
Other sports
Darlington Raceway president Chip Wile confident will grow with April date

...ago, NASCAR President Mike Helton was asked if Darlington could once again regain its Labor Day date, now at Atlanta Motor Speedway, and would not rule it out."I have seen a lot of things in this sport that I was surprised by," Helton said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-05-08/darlington-raceway-preside
Track plans memorial

Hampton, Ga. -- Atlanta Motor Speedway will hold a memorial service...located in front of the Atlanta Motor Speedway gift store and ticket office. Atlanta Motor Speedway chaplains Bill Brannon and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/02/20/oth_308025.shtml
Other sports
NASCAR notebook

...HAMPTON, Ga. -- Pit stops at Atlanta Motor Speedway resembled a bunch of hockey...had another strong run at Atlanta Motor Speedway. He just can't get to...Dawsonville finished 14th at Atlanta Motor Speedway, about 90 miles south of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/11/19/oth_327909.shtml
Other sports
Biffle, Montoya encouraged by Atlanta tire tests

...Greg Biffle optimistic that Atlanta Motor Speedway will be ready for some old-fashioned...the poor traction on the Atlanta Motor Speedway's 1.54-mile high-banked...and I won the race." Atlanta Motor Speedway President Ed Clark said Wednesday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/01/22/nas_508622.shtml
Nascar
Gordon's Surge

HAMPTON, Ga. - Atlanta Motor Speedway feels a lot better about its future position in NASCAR's...Gordon said during a break in Tuesday's test session at Atlanta Motor Speedway. "If all the things are right, the confidence builds...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/08/16/oth_319324.shtml
Other sports
NASCAR Schedule

...427 (Kyle Busch) MARCH 8: Kobalt Tools 500, Atlanta Motor Speedway MARCH 22: Food City 500, Bristol Motor Speedway...Bristol Motor Speedway SEPT. 6: Pep Boys Auto 500, Atlanta Motor Speedway SEPT. 12: Chevy Rock & Roll 400, Richmond International...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/03/05/nas_513522.shtml
Nascar
Overtime

...President Mike Helton said the tornado damage to Atlanta Motor Speedway in Hampton, Ga., is the worst disaster to hit...caused six twisters in Georgia. The tornado at Atlanta Motor Speedway destroyed fences, knocked over scoring towers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/07/29/oth_459964.shtml
Other sports | Augusta State University | University of South Carolina - Aiken