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Kevin Harvick considers himself contender for title after win at Darlington

...going to get the job done with him right behind us."YOUNG GUNS ON THE RISE: The weekend also featured a couple of young racers who look as if they'll make a mark on this sport. 18-year-old high-schooler Chase Elliott was the talk of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-04-13/kevin-harvick-considers-hi
Chase Elliot claims second consecutive Nationwide win

...sliced bread syndrome" is over.Logano, 23, was dubbed the greatest thing since sliced bread as an up-and-coming young racer by NASCAR great Mark Martin. Those were big words to live up to and Logano said he was definitely too young to match...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-04-11/chase-elliot-claims-second
Promising British driver dies in training crash

...called Edwards "one of the most popular and successful" drivers in the Porsche series. "Sean was a hugely promising young racer who came through the junior formulas in Britain before making a career in international sports car racing," the British...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2013-10-15/promising-british-driver-d
American teenager Mikaela Shiffrin eyes skiing record

...to watch her."Mielzynski said it's not just Shiffrin's skiing technique that separates her from other talented young racers."It's special that she can let things go when they might be bothering her," the Canadian said. "That's a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-01-14/american-teenager-mi
Stewart's new ride to honor hero Foyt

...INDIANAPOLIS --- Tony Stewart has spent his entire career emulating A.J. Foyt, his childhood hero who dazzled the young racer with a tough-guy bravado and swashbuckling style. So when given a chance to pay Foyt the ultimate compliment, Stewart...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/07/26/nas_467130.shtml
Nascar
Briscoe making most of 2nd chance

INDIANAPOLIS - Ryan Briscoe made all the mistakes expected from young racers. He was driving too fast, running too hard to bother learning the most valuable virtue in oval racing - patience. Now the more...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/05/12/nas_198493.shtml
Nascar
Busch has improved on and off the track

...it's racin'." It was an unexpected reaction from Busch, who has earned a reputation as a talented but temperamental young racer. His volatile behavior played a part in his dismissal from Hendrick. The firing stunned the 22-year-old, who...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/02/19/nas_187882.shtml
Nascar
DVD releases

...older than 25; The Trip, an LSD tale with Peter Fonda and written by Jack Nicholson; the auto-racing showdown The Young Racers; the motorcycle saga The Wild Angels, with Mr. Fonda and Nancy Sinatra; Bloody Mama, a Depression-era crime adventure...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/09/20/mov_144363.shtml
Movies
Remember injured cyclist at race time

During the inaugural Tour de Georgia, I had the pleasure of meeting a young racer from Dalton, Ga., named Saul Raisin. He made his hometown and home state proud by winning the "best young rider" competition...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/04/15/let_77644.shtml
Letters
Hollywood looks for repeat business in 2003

...disappearance of elite commandos. (April) BIKER BOYZ: A motorcycle champ (Laurence Fishburne) is challenged by a young racer (Derek Luke). (January) BRINGING DOWN THE HOUSE: A divorced attorney (Steve Martin) learns that his online sweetheart...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/01/17/app_364816.shtml
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