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Darlington Raceway gets Labor Day weekend race back in 2015

...2016.There were no changes to the Chase for the championship, which will again begin at Chicagoland Speedway and end at Homestead-Miami Speedway. EASY ROAD: Although NASCAR's new championship format was supposed to place a premium on winning races...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-08-27/darlington-raceway-gets-la
Ryan Blaney surges past Kyle Busch to win Nationwide race

...attention to the 10-race Chase that begins Sept. 14. The final phase of the campaign, before the Nov. 16 season finale at Homestead, concludes with the "Four nations battle. One will prevail" theme as the Sprint Cup will be decided in a winner-take-all...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-08-22/ryan-blaney-surges-past-ky
Need for more passing in NASCAR is studied in Michigan

...dedicated more to making your car go fast," she added. "When you slide around and move around a lot, tracks like Atlanta and Homestead, you slip and slide around, it makes for passing, too. We need to figure out how to get cars have a transition at the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-08-20/need-more-passing-nascar-s
County residents decry new tax increase at public hearings

...answered.The 1.75-mill tax hike will increase the county portion of a tax bill for a $200,000 home subject to a typical homestead exemption by $122.50 in tax bills that go out next month. The increase, if finalized, will generate $7.9 million...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-08-11/county-residents-decry-n
Ford's extension means final races in three NASCAR series won't move to Las Vegas

...Co. to sponsor the season-finale racing weekend at the Homestead-Miami Speedway means NASCAR didn't have any intentions...year's finale for the Sprint Cup Series is Nov. 16.With Homestead-Miami safely positioned at the end of the schedule, NASCAR...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-06-18/fords-extension-means-fina
Changes to the NASCAR schedule might not happen

...sports.Talk of moving the season-finale away from Miami-Homestead Speedway to Las Vegas was squelc hed when Ford extended its...means the season will continue to end in late November at Homestead. It's also a certainty the season will start in February...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-07-30/changes-nascar-schedule-mi
Augusta Commission set to approve $9 million tax increase

...today.The 2-mill increase, effectively $70 more annually for the owner of a $100,000 house who claims the standard homestead exemption, would be the largest Richmond County has seen in a decade. The last time the local government raised the mill...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-07-27/augusta-commission-set-a
Augusta Commission votes 7-0 to raise property taxes

...which amounts to a $61.25 annual increase in the county portion of the tax bill on a $100,000 house subject to a typical homestead exemption, will generate $7.9 million. The bulk of the funds will go toward covering a $5.9 million operating deficit...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-07-30/augusta-commission-votes
Jeff Gordon on track for fifth title

...out front to make it through the three elimination rounds. If he is one of the four drivers to advance all the way to the Homestead finale, the title will go to the best driver in the fastest car on one day only.That could be Gordon, if he drives anything...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-07-28/jeff-gordon-track-fifth-ti
Audi claims 13th title at Le Mans

...extending its sponsorship agreement with Homestead-Miami Speedway at least through 2019...Nationwide and Truck champions are crowned at Homestead.The agreement includes an option to...been the official entitlement sponsor of Homestead-Miami Speedway since 2002. Homestead...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-06-15/audi-claims-13th-title-le-mans