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Richard Petty Says NASCAR’s Danica Patrick Would Be Afterthought If Not For Gender

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (CBSNewYork/AP) — NASCAR Hall of Fame driver Richard Petty says Danica Patrick can only win a Sprint Cup Series race “if everybody else stayed home.” The seven-time champion made the comment during a […]


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South Jersey NASCAR Star Martin Truex, Jr. Calls Street Naming Honor ‘Cool’

The Tri-State Area is not exactly known as NASCAR country. But one of the leading drivers in the sport is Mayetta, N.J. native Martin Truex, Jr.


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Following Danica Patrick: The Daytona 500

By: Farrah Kaye In a Daytona 500 that saw fire, rain and a Monday night start, Danica Patrick’s first NASCAR Sprint Cup series start didn’t go as planned. During her Gatorade Duel, Patrick was involved […]