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Juan Pablo Montoya looks to fill in missing piece of racing career

...their sports car out front.NASCAR, however, has been a different challenge. Unlike the sports cars and sleek open-wheel racers he drove to worldwide prominence, stock cars are big and bulky. For Montoya, finding success on an oval now...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2013-01-30/juan-pablo-montoya-looks-f
Danica Patrick OK after rock hits her in head

...CHANCE: AJ Allmendinger has a new part-time job with a familiar team.On Friday, Roger Penske hired the former open-wheel racer to drive two IndyCar races this season including the Indianapolis 500 on May 26. Allmendinger also will compete April...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2013-03-08/danica-patrick-ok-after-ro
Kahne, Newman will sit up front

...row. Kahne won the pole with a lap of 169.013 mph, and Newman was second-fastest at 168.192. Both were open-wheel racers who specialized on dirt tracks before they came to NASCAR. "This is one of the toughest tracks we go to and one...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/05/13/nas_81316.shtml
Nascar
Foyt, Rutherford first into Texas Motorsports Hall of Fame.

...Supercross and motocross star Ricky Johnson, SCCA's Jeff Zwart, Rally racer Rod Millen along with former open wheel racers Mike and Robbie Groff, Roberto Guerrero, Stefan Johansson and Johnny Unser have entered this year's Baja 1000...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/20/nas_393748.shtml
Nascar
Stewart wins Brickyard pole with record speed

...one hand, he's at Indianapolis, a hollowed piece of real estate, especially for a driver who grew up driving open-wheel racers. On the other, he's only driving a stock car. His fame and fortune have been built in stock cars, but his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/08/04/nas_350826.shtml
Nascar
Gordon: enough is enough

...all-star that features the top drivers from several forms of motorsports, including stock cars, sports cars and open-wheel racers. The Winston Cup Series champion automatically has participated in the series since it started in 1974. "It's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/12/20/oth_327729.shtml
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Gordon and Stewart at it again

...simmered down, but the rivalry between the two former open-wheel racers has obviously lingered - proven Sunday. "We're both open-wheel racers who are stock car racers now, and we're both aggressive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/03/27/oth_309903.shtml
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Drivers exchange words,shoves

...to the Ford would be a problem. Gordon said he hasn't had other run-ins with Stewart, who also is a former open-wheel racer. In earlier years, the two competed at the Indianapolis 500. "He's a great race-car driver," Gordon said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/02/17/oth_283236.shtml
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Brickyard notes: Al Unser Jr. makes his return to Indy

...history of the IROC with 11 victories, although Mark Martin has won one more championship (three). Though an open-wheel racer at heart, Unser had a solid showing in the 1995 Daytona 500, and he won't rule out competing in future NASCAR...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/07/31/oth_234791.shtml
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Losing star power

...short of disrespectful. The youngest driver to win an IndyCar race apparently didn't receive the memo that every open-wheel racer is just biding his time until he -- or she (we're talking about you, Danica Patrick) -- gets a chance to cash...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/05/24/nas_399178.shtml
Nascar