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Jason Leffler tragedy raises concerns over short-track safety

BROOKLYN, Mich. - Tony Stewart opened his remarks with a few words about his relationship with Jason Leffler.Moments later, he offered a brief plea amid growing safety questions about Leffler's death at a dirt-track race earlier...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2013-06-14/jason-leffler-tragedy-rais
Late racer Jason Leffler to be honored at Chili Bowl in entry driven by Kasey Kahne

...N.C. - Kasey Kahne and Tony Stewart are entering next month's Chili Bowl Nationals in honor of the late racer Jason Leffler.Kahne will drive a car entered in combination with Stewart, Leffler's girlfriend, Julianna Patterson, and former...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2013-12-18/late-racer-jason-leffler-b
Late driver Jason Leffler loved racing

SWEDESBORO, N.J. - Tony Stewart remembered Jason Leffler as a friend, teammate and doting father to 5-year-old...NASCAR driver was killed in a crash at a dirt track."Jason Leffler was a great racer and an even better friend," Stewart...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2013-06-13/late-driver-jason-leffler-
Drivers, owners pay respects to Jason Leffler

...Brad Keselowski and Greg Biffle were among more than 800 people who attended the funeral service for NASCAR driver Jason Leffler on Wednesday.Leffler was killed a week ago when his Sprint car crashed into a wall at Bridgeport Speedway in New...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2013-06-19/drivers-owners-pay-respect
Busch regulars top trials

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - Aric Almirola, Jason Leffler and Jon Wood, all Busch Series regulars, struck a...it wide open and steered it around the racetrack." Jason Leffler will start second today (1 p.m., ESPN2). His...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/02/17/nas_116986.shtml
Nascar
Race lineups

...6. (3) Jeff Gordon, Chevrolet, 50. 7. (24) Jason Leffler, Dodge, 50. 8. (25) Jeff Purvis, Ford, 50...Chevrolet. 14. (36) Ken Schrader, Pontiac. 15. (01) Jason Leffler, Dodge. 16. (17) Matt Kenseth, Ford. 17. (51...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/02/16/oth_307152.shtml
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Tony Stewart unsure if he'll race sprint cars again

...couldn't give it up. Not when he became a multi-millionaire and one of NASCAR's biggest names, not after good friend Jason Leffler was killed in a sprint car race last year, and not after his own injury led to three surgeries, a month in bed and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-09-26/tony-stewart-unsure-if-hel
Jacques Villeneuve looking to shed reputation as 'train wreck' in NASCAR

...police said Friday that a mechanical problem was to blame for the dirt-track racing crash that killed NASCAR driver Jason Leffler.The state police released some findings from a not-yet-complete report on the June 12 crash at Bridgeport Speedway...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2013-06-21/jacques-villeneuve-looking
Kasey Kahne holds off Jeff Gordon to win at Pocono

...second caution came out there and gave us another shot."Kahne took a moment in Victory Lane to remember his friend, Jason Leffler. Leffler was killed in June on a dirt track in New Jersey only days after racing in the Pocono Cup race.Kahne and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2013-08-04/kasey-kahne-holds-jeff-gor
NASCAR marks return to dirt track for first time since 1970

...just like Eldora. I think this is a really good deal."The race comes six weeks after the death of NASCAR driver Jason Leffler on a dirt track in New Jersey. State police say a mechanical problem was to blame for the spinout that ended with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2013-07-23/nascar-marks-return-dirt-t