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Meltdown is costly for Kurt Busch

...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 of things about NASCAR's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2012-05-16/kurt-busch-fined-50000
Kenseth has had success at Michigan Speedway

BROOKLYN, Mich. - More than halfway to the 2006 Chase for the Nextel Cup championship, any driver close to elimination from playoff contention can look to Matt Kenseth for inspiration.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/06/18/nas_85780.shtml
Nascar
Petty, Andretti part ways

...the famed No. 43 car since 1998. Christian Fittipaldi will replace him beginning with this weekend's race at Michigan Speedway. Kyle Petty said the decision was made this week and the team informed sponsor General Mills. Andretti is in his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/11/nas_378148.shtml
Nascar
More speculation persists about Rudd's future

...We've said from day one that we weren't signing anybody until Ricky Rudd had signed somewhere," Wood explained at Michigan Speedway, where the circuit races Sunday in the Pepsi 400. Earlier speculation had the 45-year-old Rudd driving a third...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/08/17/nas_353170.shtml
Nascar
Michigan track reminds Irvan of triumph, tragedy

...him dangerously close to death on two occasions. Irvan suffered a near-fatal crash in 1994 during practice at Michigan speedway, site of the NASCAR Winston Cup Pepsi 400 on Sunday (2 p.m., TNT). His head injuries were so severe, it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/08/16/nas_352991.shtml
Nascar
Bobby Labonte looking to turn season around

...shock of performing poorly. Now, he'd just like to get back to the front. Heading into Sunday's Pepsi 400 at Michigan Speedway, the 2000 Winston Cup champion is mired in 18th place in the standings, 660 points behind leader Sterling Marlin...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/08/16/nas_352993.shtml
Nascar
CART drivers put their safety before money

...1985, CART drivers were uncomfortable with new radial tires provided by the Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co. at the Michigan Speedway, especially after there were three tire-related crashes during practice. The boycott led to a six-day delay...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/05/03/oth_310699.shtml
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Team lets Rudd drive for fun

...Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway in 1993. Irvan was forced out of the sport after two near-fatal crashes at the Michigan Speedway. Irwin was killed while driving for another team earlier this year at the New Hampshire International Speedway...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/10/19/oth_300977.shtml
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Pit stop mayhem

...deafening roar of race cars served as a backdrop to a group of men huddled around a computer monitor last Sunday at the Michigan Speedway. The action on the racetrack was intense, the competitiveness was electric. But for Jeremy Mayfield's over-the-wall...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/08/24/oth_296640.shtml
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Tire change propels Wallace to win

...not Wallace himself, dictated that his Miller Lite Ford Taurus needed four new tires with 31 laps remaining at the Michigan Speedway. Although the other leaders saved time and gained track position with only two new tires, the extra rubber and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/08/21/oth_296312.shtml
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