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NASCAR's new 'Chase' is smashing success

...the final four, Kevin Harvick and Ryan Newman, finished one-two in the race was a "home run," according to NASCAR chairman Brian France."It might have been a grand slam in the ninth inning," France said Monday during a radio interview...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-11-19/nascars-new-chase-smashing
Changes abundant this year in NASCAR

...make it easier to catch crewmen who jump over the wall too early, as well as any unapproved adjustments to the car. NASCAR chairman Brian France said rule changes eventually will be judged by the quality of racing."We judge it quite simply by lead...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-02-11/changes-abundant-year-nasc
Kurt Busch reinstated by NASCAR, granted waiver for Chase

...indicated he wished he had participated in such a program earlier in his career. He also said he had been encouraged by NASCAR chairman Brian France, who urged him not to change as a driver."It's a road map that they laid out that I am respecting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-03-11/kurt-busch-reinstated-nasc
NBC, Fox take reins of NASCAR coverage

...by rain. The 2013 edition averaged 16.7 million viewers, but down from nearly 18 million from 2007 and 2008.NASCAR Chairman Brian France said his series is still "one or two" for American sports viewers every weekend from February to September...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-02-20/nbc-fox-take-reins-nascar-
NASCAR chairman Brian France aware of fans' concerns

NASCAR Chairman Brian France is aware of the fan debate surrounding the past two months of racing, and acknowledged the sanctioning body is studying...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2012-05-19/nascar-chairman-bria
Jimmie Johnson glad Kevin Harvick won

...Newman advanced to the finale through consistency after a winless season.The Chase format this year was touted by NASCAR chairman Brian France as one that would put an emphasis on winning, and Harvick won three Chase races, including the final...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-11-20/jimmie-johnson-glad-kevin-
NASCAR Newsmaker: Brian France

NASCAR chairman Brian France faces a lot of tough choices as stock car racing looks to the future. He talked recently about the challenges facing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/11/29/nas_154518.shtml
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NASCAR Newsmaker: Brian France

NASCAR chairman Brian France knows the sport still is facing a lot of challenges, especially with the economy. Even with several race teams announcing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2011-10-12/nascar-newsmaker-brian-fra
NASCAR Newsmaker: Brian France

NASCAR chairman Brian France is responsible for keeping the wheels rolling for the nation's most-successful racing organization. Despite its...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/12/07/nas_107454.shtml
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France: new points system will return for 2005

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - NASCAR chairman Brian France will keep the new points system in place for next...Kenseth to lose the title. So France entered his first season as NASCAR chairman with a radical new 10-race playoff system, in which the top...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/11/16/nas_434575.shtml
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