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Drive to End Hunger campaign to remain Jeff Gordon's primary sponsor in 2015

...front end. She walked away, was evaluated at the infield care center, and released.She likely will have to go to a backup car for qualifying Saturday and the race Sunday.? Eleven drivers have at least one series victory and are locked into the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-08-08/drive-end-hunger-campaign-
Backup car takes Burton to victory

...Burton's dismal season was on his truck all along: A backup car. Just as Jeff Gordon did a week earlier at The Winston...secondary car to win The Winston. Burton was forced to his backup car for the Coca-Cola 600 since his team planned to run...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/05/29/oth_315711.shtml
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Backup car beats the rest at Pocono

...fast lap of 171.579 mph at Pocono Raceway.Busch damaged his No. 22 Dodge in Friday's practice and was forced to a backup car. He also spun at practice last week -- a sort of bad luck-good luck habit. He wound up first last week at Kansas...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2011-06-11/backup-car-beats-rest-poco
McMurray hits wall, will drive backup car

...McMurray scraped the wall in practice and will switch to a backup car for NASCAR's season opener.McMurray apparently drove...Earnhardt Ganassi Racing team decided to switch to the backup car, the one McMurray finished second in last April at Talladega...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2011-02-12/mcmurray-hits-wall-will-dr
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Jimmie Johnson wins pole for Coca-Cola 600

...car was destroyed in the Turn 2 crash. But unlike NASCAR, he will be allowed to stay 13th on the starting grid in a backup car."It was a mistake that I wholeheartedly put myself in," Busch said. "It's because I just started to feel comfortable...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-05-22/jimmie-johnson-wins-pole-c
Kevin Harvick considers himself contender for title after win at Darlington

...harrowing weekend where he struck the wall in practice <0x2014> twice <0x2014> and had to use a backup car. Still, he wound up eighth, an impressive run at a track that typically chews up and spits out untested drivers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-04-13/kevin-harvick-considers-hi
Ganassi drivers get up to speed on Carb Day at Indy

...Andretti were next on the speed chart, while Juan Pablo Montoya was ninth-quickest.Kurt Busch stepped into Andretti's backup car and climbed to 15th on the chart. Busch wrecked his primary car in practice on Monday, forcing his team to convert...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-05-23/ganassi-drivers-get-
Kurt Busch happy to be back in Sprint Cup car at Charlotte

...had to keep them very separate," said Busch, who wrecked during Monday's practice at Indianapolis and will be in a backup car for the Indy 500. DOWNGRADED: NASCAR has downgraded the license of Truck Series driver Jake Crum for an incident at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-05-22/kurt-busch-happy-be-back-s
Kyle Busch takes win at Fontana

...with a broken vertebra. Sam Hornish Jr. took his place in the No. 11 JGR Toyota and finished 17th.Logano, in a backup car after a crash earlier in the week, had to go to the garage after 114 laps, knocking him out of contention. He finished...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-03-23/kyle-busch-takes-win-fonta
Miller notebook: Gordon in backup after smash-up

...will have to run the Miller 400 in a backup car because his first one was smashed...Winston Cup champion has to hope his backup car is as good as the one he drove in...failed to qualify, drove Burton's backup car in the final "Happy Hour" practice...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/06/15/oth_209912.shtml
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