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Former NASCAR Driver Jeremy Mayfield Arrested For Meth, Additional Charges Likely

November 2, 2011 No Comments

Former NASCAR driver Jeremy Mayfield was arrested in North Carolina (Catawba County) for possession of methamphetamine as police hauled from his home 50 guns and nearly $100,000 worth of stolen goods. According to WSOC-TV (Charlotte, NC), the 42-year-old Mayfield was taken into custody Tuesday night when police arrived at his Catawba County home (40 miles […]

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Rick Hendrick Admitted to Medical Facility in Charlotte With Four Broken Ribs and a Broken Clavicle; Praises Pilots Efforts

November 2, 2011 No Comments

Team owner Rick Hendrick has been admitted to a medical facility in Charlotte, North Carolina due to discomfort from injuries sustained when a Gulfstream G150 aircraft operated by Hendrick Motorsports ran off the runway after experiencing braking issues at Key West International Airport in Key West, Florida Monday evening. All four people on board – […]

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*UPDATE* – Rick Hendrick, Wife Released From Hospital

November 1, 2011 No Comments

On Monday evening, a Gulfstream 150 aircraft operated by Hendrick Motorsports, experienced braking issues upon landing at the Key West International Airport, in Key West, FL. Rick Hendrick, his wife, Linda Hendrick, and two Hendrick Motorsports pilots were¬†released¬†from Lower Keys medical Center early Tuesday morning. Rick Hendrick, Hendrick Motorsports owner, was diagnosed with a broken […]

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Rick Hendrick and Wife Linda Involved In Plane Crash, No Serious Injuries

October 31, 2011 No Comments

On Monday evening, a Gulfstream 150 aircraft operated by Hendrick Motorsports, experienced braking issues upon landing at the Key West International Airport, in Key West, FL. There were no serious injuries reported among the four passengers aboard. The four passengers were made up of two pilots, Hendrick Motorsports owner Rick Hendrick and his wife, Linda […]

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NSCS: Brad Keselowski Spun On Final Restart, Finishes A Disappointing 17th at Martinsville

October 30, 2011 No Comments

Brad Keselowski appeared to be headed for his fifth top-10 finish of the 2011 Chase, restarting eighth on the final restart with three to go in Sunday’s 500 lap race at Martinsville Speedway. Keselowski, who dropped as far back as 28th early in the race, benefited from 18 cautions throughout the day to constantly improve […]

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NSCS: Matt Kenseth Leaves Martinsville With Crippled Championship Hopes

October 30, 2011 No Comments

Matt Kenseth entered Sunday’s race just 14 points behind teammate and points leader Carl Edwards, but a wreck at lap 465 relegated Kenseth to a 31st place finish. Kenseth dropped to fifth in points, 36 points out. Kenseth, who’s known to struggle at Martinsville, led the first three laps but faded slightly, spending the majority […]

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NSCS: Tony Stewart Wins a ‘Wild’ One In Martinsville

October 30, 2011 No Comments

In a wild race at the Martinsville Speedway, Tony Stewart shocked most, as he went on to win Sunday afternoon. Tony Stewart passed Jimmie Johnson for the lead on the final restart with three laps remaining in the Tums Fast Relief 500 to win his first NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Martinsville Speedway in […]

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NCWTS: Denny Hamlin Wins the Slug-Fest in Martinsville

October 29, 2011 No Comments

Denny Hamlin has won just about everything there is to win in Martinsville, Virginia. The winner of three of the past four Sprint Cup races at the paper clip, Hamlin was trying to claim victory for the first time in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series driving the #18 for Kyle Busch Motorsports. Driving a […]

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