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You Remembered: Augusta International Speedway

...Cale Yarborough, Little Bud Moore, etc., run. We really enjoyed those races on dirt, plus NASCAR races at Atlanta Motor Speedway.I remember Augusta talking about building a new speedway in 1962-63 and they were not sure if they should...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-16/you-remembered-augusta-intern
Kirby: Scary drive through Atlanta made Augusta look like a cakewalk

...thankful.Atlanta tops everything about bad driving in Augusta. Everyone behind the wheel in the 15-county Atlanta motor speedway metro-plex drives faster and furiouser than I do.You do.We do.There's more tail-gating than Daytona...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-25/kirby-scary-drive-through-atl
Owner Roger Penske goes after motorsports double

...Busch and Keselowski. Pit stopsKevin Harvick led the final 159 laps in the Nationwide Series race Aug. 30 at the Atlanta Motor Speedway. Six days later, Kyle Busch led all 250 laps to win the Nationwide race at the Richmond International Raceway...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-09-10/owner-roger-penske-goes-af
Kasey Kahne's victory was popular among teammates, owner

...urgency at Hendrick Motorsports was transformed into relief and celebration last Sunday when Kasey Kahne won at Atlanta Motor Speedway.Everyone under the Hendrick umbrella pulled together to get their fourth, and final driver from the organization...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-09-03/kasey-kahnes-victory-was-p
Jenna Fryer: Healing is important for Tony Stewart; a Chase berth isn't

...struck and killed Kevin Ward Jr. at a New York dirt track Aug. 9, and his return to competition Sunday night at Atlanta Motor Speedway ended with a blown tire and a 41st-place finish.Now the three-time NASCAR champion has to win at Richmond...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-09-01/jenna-fryer-healing-import
Tony Stewart returning to competition at Atlanta after fatal crash

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Tony Stewart will return to Sprint Cup competition Sunday night at Atlanta Motor Speedway, ending a three-race hiatus taken after he struck and killed a fellow driver during a dirt-track race.The three-time NASCAR...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-08-28/tony-stewart-returning-com
Kevin Harvick claims pole for Sprint Cup race in Atlanta

HAMPTON, Ga. - Kevin Harvick won the pole for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race Sunday night at Atlanta Motor Speedway.Harvick turned a fast lap of 190.398 mph Friday night, as drivers sought track time with cloud cover and cooler...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-08-29/kevin-harvick-claims-pole-
Tony Stewart talks about tragedy

...as "Smoke."Ninety minutes later, he climbed into his No. 14 car and sped toward the high-banked oval at Atlanta Motor Speedway, drawing a cheer from the crowd gathered around his garage. He quickly got up to speed, turning laps of nearly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-08-29/tony-stewart-talks-about-t
Need for more passing in NASCAR is studied in Michigan

...equipment and tires as the car itself.In short, it's everything drivers like.A week later, the series moves to Atlanta Motor Speedway where lap times fall off drastically by tire wear. Which is something driver really like.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-08-20/need-more-passing-nascar-s
Darlington Raceway gets Labor Day weekend race back in 2015

...Labor Day weekend after an 11-year absence, Atlanta Motor Speedway gave up the date. Atlanta now goes to the second...points heading into Sunday night's race at the Atlanta Motor Speedway. More importantly, he's 41 points ahead of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-08-27/darlington-raceway-gets-la