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Southern 500 race moving to April

...Too Tough To Tame" ran the Southern 500 on Labor Day weekend for over half a century until shifting to larger California Speedway.Atlanta Motor Speedway currently holds a Labor Day weekend race."We all believe in Darlington's future...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2013-10-11/southern-500-race-moving-a
Keselowski gives Penske shot at Sprint Cup title

...race of NASCAR's Chase for the Sprint Cup championship."I guess the first thing is that after last night at California Speedway, I wasn't sure what to expect when I came here," Penske said after Keselowski's win on Sunday. "It's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2012-09-17/keselowski-gives-penske-sh
Meltdown is costly for Kurt Busch

...aerodynamic downforce. Air deflectors used at Daytona International Speedway and Talladega Superspeedway will be used at California Speedway, Michigan Speedway, Pocono Raceway and Indianapolis Motor Speedway. ROLE REVERSAL: Carl Edwards loves plenty...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2012-05-16/kurt-busch-fined-50000
Reigning champion makes charge

...of the field in the Pepsi 500, leading 227 of the 250 laps on the 2-mile oval. He won the race at the former California Speedway for the second year in a row and again gave notice to points leader Kyle Busch and series runner-up Carl Edwards...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/09/01/nas_471651.shtml
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Drivers show support for troops

...different racing date next year. A plan being considered by three speedways and NASCAR includes Atlanta getting California Speedway's Labor Day weekend slot; California getting Talladega Superspeedway spot in the Chase for the Championship...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/05/26/nas_399383.shtml
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Victorious Edwards' praise of car not popular point of view

...he hadn't blown an engine while comfortably leading at Atlanta in March. His other win came at the two-mile California Speedway. Edwards was out front by 200 yards when Truex Jr.'s engine blew up with four laps to go in regulation. The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/04/07/nas_193945.shtml
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Rain puts damper on race qualifying

...finished second in 2007, will start from the front in Sunday's Auto Club 500 at the track formerly known as California Speedway. Rain came and went throughout the day, with cars never getting onto the track. Officials finally gave up after...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/02/23/nas_188453.shtml
Nascar
Getting down to business

...teams that didn't win, the Auto Club 500 at California Speedway is a chance to get back on track. For Daytona...com AUTO CLUB 500 (RACE NO. 2 OF 36) WHERE: California Speedway at Fontana, Calif. WHEN: 4 p.m. Sunday TRACK...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/02/21/nas_188123.shtml
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Students get $12 tickets for race

...will be the 13th driver in Sprint Cup Series history to make at least 700 career starts during Sunday's race at California Speedway. "It's not really how many races you started that matters, it's how fast you went in those races that people...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/02/21/nas_188125.shtml
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Newman sees win as first step toward title

...Angeles, with national TV appearances, radio shows and a slew of interviews, Newman plans to show up Thursday at California Speedway more dedicated than ever to that ultimate goal of winning a title. "It's been a long time coming to get to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/02/19/nas_187877.shtml
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