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Tom Herzig's Trackside: Wrenn snags his first Modified Series win

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NORM WRENN of Nashua passed Rowan Pennink, Justin Bonsignore and Richard Savary on the final lap to break into the Valenti Modified Series win column at Seekonk Speedway Saturday night at the wheel...

Tom Herzig's Trackside: Ollie Silva Memorial a big hit at Lee USA

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Lee USA Speedway enjoyed a packed house last week for its Ollie Silva Memorial ISMA Supermodified event, which was won by Jon McKennedy.

Brad Keselowski wins the Camping World RV Sales 301 race on July 13, 2014 at NHMS. Keselowski swept the weekend by winning both the Nationwide Sta-Green race and the Sprint Cup Series CWRVS301.

Allen Lessels on Motor Sports: Chasing, but not catching

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The Camping World RV Sales 301 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on Sunday was an opportunity lost as far as nailing down a Cup win, which is priority No. 1 in Chase criteria.

Katelyn McAllister, 8, from Franklin poses with NASCAR driver Jeremy Clements during WOKQ FanFest which kicks off NASCAR weekend at NHMS, on Thursday in Loudon.

Allen Lessels on Motor Sports: Craven loves qualifying format

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Put Ricky Craven solidly in the corner of the many in and around NASCAR who like the new system for qualifying for the Chase to the Sprint Cup championship.

Eddie MacDonald, seen during a break from July 1 testing sessions at New Hampshire Motor Speedway will be back at the track on Friday, aiming to qualify for Sunday's Camping World RV Sales 301.

Allen Lessels on Motor Sports: Youngsters eye NHMS

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The NASCAR driver on the hottest streak coming into a weekend packed with racing at New Hampshire Motor Speedway?

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Kasey Kahne (5) leads Greg Biffle (16) during the Coke Zero 400 at Daytona International Speedway.

Allen Lessels on Motor Sports: With Chase spots on the line, drivers are hungry

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NASCAR's Sprint Cup stars wrapped up their rain-delayed Fourth of July weekend stay in Daytona with a rain-shortened and topsy-turvy Coke Zero 400 on Sunday. Next stop: Loudon.

NHRA funny car driver Courtney Force during last year's New England Nationals at New England Dragway.

Allen Lessels on Motor Sports: Speed weekend in Epping features sibling rivalry

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Kyle and Lauren Cultrera are reveling in big-time drag racing's stop at their home track, New England Dragway.

Monadnock Speedway driver captures first Granite State NASCAR title

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Two weeks before the 2014 season began, New Hampshire modified driver and Monadnock Speedway regular Todd Patnode had no ride and no tangible plan ...

24 Hours Of LeMons: This Time We Went Fast, Briefly

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If anyone here remembers the Brooklyn Bomb Squad's not-so-triumphant LeMons race at New Jersey Motorsports park in the spring, it's time to grab a hankie and wipe away those tears. For we have...

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Kevin Harvick gets a kiss from his wife DeLana after winning the Sprint Cup Championship at Homestead-Miami Speedway  on Sunday.

Racing to win required for Harvick to take title

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When NASCAR unveiled its new Chase format this season its goal was to emphasize winning more than ever before. Kevin Harvick's run to his first Sprint Cup Series championship not only emphasized...

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Kevin Harvick hoists the Sprint Cup championship trophy after winning the Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami (Fla.) Speedway on Sunday.

Harvick motors to first Sprint Cup title

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Kevin Harvick claimed his first career NASCAR Sprint Cup title by earning his 29th career series win Sunday in the Ford EcoBoost 400 season finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway.

NHRA president Tom Compton candid on series and its challenges

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In a relatively unnoticed move under Compton, NHRA became the first motorsports entity to reach all four corners of the country when it starting racing in New Hampshire.

Sprint Cup driver Joey Logano climbs out of his car in the garage during practice at Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth, Texas, on Saturday.

NASCAR Sprint Cup: Logano's time has come

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On Sunday, Joey Logano of Connecticut will roll onto Homestead-Miami Speedway in Florida to race Kevin Harvick, Ryan Newman and Denny Hamlin for the NASCAR Sprint Cup championship.

Harvick advances, Gordon doesn't in Cup Chase

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A victory at Phoenix — and a dominating one at that — was exactly what Kevin Harvick needed to keep his hopes for a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship alive.

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Jimmie Johnson (48) celebrates winning the AAA Texas 500 at Texas Motor Speedway.

NASCAR: Jimmie Johnson wins; Gordon, Keselowski brawl

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Jimmie Johnson became the second consecutive eliminated Chase for the Sprint Cup driver to win in the Eliminator round, capturing the AAA Texas 500 on Sunday. However, the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series...

24 Hours of LeMons New England: The winners!

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It was one of the better LeMons races in what has turned out to be the best season in series history, and were here to show you who took home what trophies.

N.H. Motor Speedway to become home of North East Motor Sports Museum

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Over the weekend, the board of directors of Racing History Preservation Group voted to build a 10,000-square foot 'North East Motor Sports Museum' on two acres of land leased from the track that lies...

Riverside Speedway in Groveton on auction block Nov. 1

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Just two weeks ago, Riverside Speedway track owner Curtis Robinson announced that Passumpsic Savings Bank would be foreclosing on the speedway and placing it on the auction block.

Keselowski keeps Cup Chase hopes alive

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In a must-win situation at Talladega Superspeedway, Brad Keselowski did exactly that, preserving his NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship hopes with a victory in Sunday's GEICO 500.

By tradition, Eddie MacDonald had the pleasure of kissing the cow after winning the 52nd Milk Bowl at Thunder Road in Barre, Vt.

Tom Herzig's Trackside: Prestigious, profitable win for MacDonald

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Eddie MacDonald of Rowley, Mass., burnished his resume, which is pretty shiny already, by winning Thunder Road's 52nd Milk Bowl last weekend in Barre, Vt.

NASCAR fines Keselowski, Stewart

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Brad Keselowski and Tony Stewart did not escape the post-race melee in Charlotte unscathed.

Harvick advances in Sprint Cup Chase as tempers flare

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With the dominant car in Saturday night's Bank of America 500 at Charlotte Motor Speedway, Kevin Harvick led 162 laps and survived a wild two-lap dash to the finish after the final caution en route...

Tom Herzig's Trackside: Big weekend at Lee

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Now that things are quieting down over in the beer halls of Munich, it's time for Lee USA Speedway to pick up the slack with its Oktoberfest weekend for nearly every type of racing division you can...

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Abby Dion, 9, records a 10 in gymnastics meet

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Abby Dion, a 9-year-old third grader at Highland-Goffe's Falls School in Manchester, recently scored a perfect 10 on her floor exercises routine at her first level 4 gymnastics meet of the season.

John Habib's City Sports: State Legion rejects Post 79’s request for senior team

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The state committee, recognizing the Manchester team met its obligation of replacing the coaches and committee members who were in charge when the team was suspended in 2013 for eligibility violations, has offered Post 79 the option of re-entering as a junior program in 2015.

Stars to come out at annual baseball dinner in Manchester on Saturday night

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Doors open at 5 p.m. and there will be an autograph session until 7 p.m. with special guests such as Carpenter, Red Sox third baseman Brock Holt and Claudia Williams, daughter of Red Sox legend Ted Williams.

Youth Sports Safety Week proclaimed in Manchester

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Manchester Mayor Ted Gatsas has proclaimed the week of Nov. 15-21 as the Youth Sports Safety Week in Manchester.

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