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Joey Logano still relishing 'cool moment' at Texas

FORT WORTH, Texas - Joey Logano had dreams as a kid of racing his favorite driver Jeff Gordon to the checkered flag.That was reality a year ago at Texas, when Logano made a last-lap pass of Gordon in the Sprint...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-04-10/joey-logano-still-relishin
Jeff Gordon continues to excel at Darlington despite changes

...7-year-old Leanna and 6-year-old Kayla Sheffield, are huge Gordon fans and got to miss school to see their favorite driver. The girls gave him a black-and-white checkered-flag pattern scarf for his own 6-year-old daughter, Ella...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-03-13/jeff-gordon-continues-exce
Fryer: Ambrose, Mears shouldn't be punished for scrap

...Crews are working furiously to pack up the car and the equipment, fans are milling about trying to chase down their favorite driver, reporters are rushing to seek out interviews before the parties slip away in the darkness.In that setting, Ambrose...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-04-28/fryer-ambrose-mears-should
Jeff Gordon triumphs at Brickyard

...They stood three-deep at the fence to take pictures of him on his victory lap, and many waited to watch their favorite driver and the rest of his team kneel and kiss the bricks.It's why the Brickyard 400, not the Daytona 500, is the most...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-07-27/jeff-gordon-triumphs-brick
Jack Burnham

...Burnham. Jack was a devoted Florida Gators Fan and a Miami Dolphins Fan. He loved NASCAR racing having watched his favorite driver, #99 Carl Edwards. He also listened to gospel music. He served in the U.S. Army. He is survived by his wife...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000170293637
R. L. Jackson

...be found at Jackson Drag Strip on any given Saturday night. He also enjoyed NASCAR, Dale, Jr., being his most favorite driver. His children were taught from an early age, never to own anything other than a Chevy. In addition to his wife...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000171511649
Fryer: Selfies can fix NASCAR's attendance woes

...NASCAR's newest star.Selfies are all the rage in every age group, and in NASCAR, where fans can rub elbows with their favorite driver minutes before the start of the race, the ability to snap a shot with the stars is just another perk in the fan-friendly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-06-02/fryer-selfies-can-fix-nasc
Why going to a NASCAR race rules

WHY GOING TO A NASCAR RACE RULES 5. More than 100,000 excited fans. 4. Many of whom decided to paint their chests like their favorite driver. 3. Not all of those are guys. 2. Tailgating in the infield. 1. Fast cars. Duh.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/03/29/ent_122099.shtml
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Wheldon fans pay tribute at track

INDIANAPOLIS - Dan Wheldon's biggest fans wanted one more chance to thank their favorite driver.One by one, they turned In dianapolis Motor Speedway's main gate into a memorial for the two-time Indianapolis 500 winner...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2011-10-17/fans-remember-dan-wheldon
AJ Allmendinger enjoying the ride after his fall

...Mears win his first 400.Their son was born two years later ? Greg Allmendinger named him after A.J. Foyt, his favorite driver ? and for a time it seemed like the Allmendingers would make it back to Indy with him. Allmendinger had risen through...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2013-05-20/aj-allmendinger-enjoying-r