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Johnny Benson gets new ride for 2000

...Tim Beverly, owner of the Tyler Jet Motorsports team in NASCAR's Winston Cup series, announced Monday that Johnny Benson has agreed to drive for him next season. Benson, the 1996 Rookie of the Year, has spent the last two seasons behind...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/11/23/oth_275671.shtml
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Racing Newsmaker - Q&A with Johnny Benson

ATLANTA - Johnny Benson returns to the North Carolina Speedway at Rockingham on Sunday for the Subway 400. The raceway is special for the former American...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/02/20/nas_376291.shtml
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Benson won't repeat gamble

TALLADEGA, Ala. - For 39 breathtaking laps, Johnny Benson had stock car racing on the edge of its seats at the...of the race, especially when it's a long shot like Johnny Benson. Next race: Sears DieHard 500 Where: Talladega...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/04/13/oth_287196.shtml
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Spolight on James Ince

...Springfield, Mo. LIVES: Charlotte, N.C. JOB: Crew chief of the No. 10 Valvoline Pontiac Grand Prix for driver Johnny Benson and MBV Racing on the NASCAR Winston Cup Series circuit. 2003 RECORD: 34 starts, one victory, three top-fives...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/11/07/nas_357079.shtml
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Busch holds on for victory

MARTINSVILLE, Va. - Nice guys don't always finish last in stock car racing. Sometimes they finish second. Johnny Benson was one sucker punch away from his first victory Sunday in the closing laps of the Old Dominion 500, but all he gave...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/10/21/nas_359762.shtml
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Bodine makes it two in row in NASCAR trucks race

...after a lengthy red flag. Bodine, the 40-year-old former Nextel Cup driver, finished a full second ahead of Johnny Benson, another former Cup driver also in a Toyota. Bodine's average speed was 115.179 mph, and he became the first...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/10/17/nas_431545.shtml
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Racing facts - Pop Secret Popcorn 400

...with 22-degree banking in turns one and two, 25-degree banking in turns three and four. Defending champion: Johnny Benson. TRACK RECORDS: Qualifying - 158.035 mph by Rusty Wallace on Feb. 25, 2000; Race - 131.103 mph by Jeff Burton...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/06/nas_389049.shtml
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NASCAR notebook

...p.m., Fox-Ch. 54). Gordon apparently miscalculated his approach to his garage stall and scraped the wall. Johnny Benson's problems were a lot more severe. He blew an engine in his Pontiac during practice and crashed. He will move to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/04/27/nas_370910.shtml
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Waltrip slides past crash

...Busch for the lead coming out of Turn 2 on lap 224 when he tapped Busch's Chevrolet. Busch started to spin, and Johnny Benson ran into the back of Bowyer, sending the trio and Robby Gordon into the infield. Waltrip drove past the crash by...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/11/nas_411779.shtml
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Hornaday captures Truck Series event

...Speedway. Hornaday raced to his series-high fifth victory of the season, holding off a late charge by points leader Johnny Benson. Hornaday, who has a record 38 career truck victories, told ESPN The Magazine earlier this week that he used a testosterone...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/09/14/nas_473370.shtml
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