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Parker Kligerman, driver of the #29 Penske Truck Rental Dodge, and Ricky Carmichael, driver of the #4 Monster Energy Chevrolet, race during the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Kroger 200 at Martinsville Speedway on October 29, 2011 in Martinsville, Virginia. (credit: John Harrelson/Getty Images for NASCAR)

Dodge To Pull Out Of NASCAR

Facing a defection by its main partner in racing, Dodge has decided to pull out of its NASCAR sponsorship at the end of this season.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/07/2012

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Following Danica Patrick: U.S. Cellular 250 at Iowa

Before Saturday’s race, Ricky Stenhouse Jr. had won the last three races at Iowa Speedway. Even when his engine blew and he was wrecking with teammate Carl Edwards, he still came to the checkered flag first to keep his wining streak alive.

08/06/2012

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Kid Rock To Get Cars Rollin’ At Michigan 400

Michigan musician Kid Rock has a new moniker — at least for a day: Grand Marshal.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/03/2012

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Following Danica Patrick: Indiana 250

When Danica Patrick announced she was leaving IndyCar, she was also leaving all the IndyCar tracks that went along with the series. She made it known Indianapolis Motor Speedway would always be in her heart and she would one day go back – and win.

07/30/2012

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NASCAR Fans Rush To Tire Test Day

NASCAR fans caught a free glimpse of their favorite drivers Monday on Tire Test Day at Michigan International Speedway.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/30/2012

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After Watching NASCAR With Dead Man Over Several Months, Woman Charged With Cashing His Pension Checks

A Jackson County woman, who lived for months with the corpse of a companion, was arraigned Friday, on charges of cashing his pension and Social Security checks.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/27/2012

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Following Danica Patrick: STP 300 At Chicagoland Speedway

When the NASCAR Nationwide Series pulled into Chicagoland Speedway, Danica Patrick was at home. Literally. The Roscoe, Ill., native calls Chicago home and a win at the track nestled just outside the city would be extra special.

07/23/2012

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Following Danica Patrick: F.W. Webb 200 At New Hampshire

Danica Patrick came to New Hampshire bruised – literally and figuratively – after a bad weekend at Daytona.

07/16/2012

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Jackson Woman Tended Dead Friend’s Corpse, Watched NASCAR

A Jackson woman admits she kept her friend’s body around for months while she cashed his Social Security checks.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/15/2012

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Following Danica Patrick: Subway Jalapeno 250 At Daytona

Danica Patrick had a fast car. Danica Patrick had confidence. Danica Patrick was the one to beat. But at Daytona, nothing is guaranteed, especially a win.

07/09/2012

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