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Haunting memory

...quickly came to Marlin's side, including Earnhardt's son. A week later, during driver introductions at North Carolina Motor Speedway, Dale Earnhardt Jr. hugged Marlin on stage as he was announced. That moment quickly ended most of the outrage...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2011-02-07/haunting-memory
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Race could turn out to be one bumpy ride

...with noise studies, so it pulled the permits in response to complaints by some local residents. PIT STOPS: North Carolina Motor Speedway, which was dropped from the NASCAR schedule in 2004, was bought for $4 million by part-time driver Andy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/10/07/nas_146576.shtml
Nascar
Hornish ponders possible switch

...Phoenix. Hornish, who drives for Penske Racing, recently worked out in a Penske-prepared Dodge Charger at North Carolina Motor Speedway, team officials confirmed. He also has tests planned for Iowa Speedway and Homestead-Miami Speedway...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/10/19/nas_101130.shtml
Nascar
Brian France ready to take over NASCAR reins

...Raceway will be moved from Labor Day weekend to November. The Labor Day date will go to California Speedway. North Carolina Motor Speedway, a much smaller facility located in a rural area, lost one of its two dates in 2004 to the California track...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/15/nas_387759.shtml
Nascar
LaJoie overcomes troubles to win

...result of spins and accidents, but nobody was injured in any of the mishaps. The Busch Series moves to the North Carolina Motor Speedway at Rockingham, N.C., next Saturday.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/02/18/oth_307628.shtml
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King Richard Petty heading to Hall of Fame

...Ingram were inducted. Petty won seven Daytona 500s, 15 races at Martinsville, 13 at Richmond and 11 at North Carolina Motor Speedway. Despite Petty's landmark moments at Darlington, the track was never as kind to him as the others on the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/07/24/oth_234210.shtml
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Martin says catching Gordon getting harder

...Rockingham sure didn't help us any," said Martin, who lost precious ground despite finishing sixth Sunday at North Carolina Motor Speedway. "I'm not sure the 15 points even helped Jeff all that much, or even helped Dale all that much," Martin...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/10/31/oth_216823.shtml
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Gordon `shocked' at Goodwrench win

...didn't believe he could catch Dale Jarrett on Sunday in the Goodwrench Service 400. Not until the tough North Carolina Motor Speedway, which had forced him to play follow-the-leader throughout the afternoon, suddenly yielded a new pathway...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/02/24/oth_204510.shtml
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NASCAR ignores fan base

...Wilkesboro. Now the Rock. NASCAR dug up and sold out more of its roots. Speedway Motorsports Inc. bought North Carolina Motor Speedway in Rockingham, N.C., so it could move the track's last remaining race date to Texas Motor Speedway...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/19/mic_416073.shtml
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Todd Bodine wins Busch race

...run of Winston Cup success at the Busch series so far this year. Joe Nemechek won at Daytona, McMurray at North Carolina Motor Speedway and Dale Earnhardt Jr. at Las Vegas. The series travels to Bristol, Tenn., for the Channellock 250 on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/03/18/nas_369215.shtml
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