RACING EXPOS CONNECT FANS WITH NASCAR

This weekend the stars of NASCAR got together with the stars of country music in Nashville, Tenn., for the fifth annual Sprint Sound and Speed festival. Fans were treated to performances by country artists, and got the chance to meet Dale Earnhardt Jr., Tony Stewart, Kasey Kahne, Kyle Busch and others.While this is the fifth year of Sprint’s festival in Nashville, fans in the Northeast have been treated to one off-season motorsports expo for 25 years now. In 1986, Len Sammons put togeth ...

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CRIS COLLINSWORTH NASCAR FAIL

 Once a Cincinnati Bungle, always a Cincinnati Bungle.Goodbye Ickey Shuffle, hello LT Dance (YouTube)Italian soccer announcer loses his mind when team scores - gasp! - two goals in a row (Dirty Tackle)Packers fan cries on subway (Deadspin)1920s reporter crashes a bunch of press conferences (YouTube)Hockey hair: A tribute (Gunaxin)Talking electronics with Torii Hunter (Blue Workhorse)Leather briefcase giveaway (Made Man)As featured on CNN: Dog senses Northern California earthquake (Break)Dea ...

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JAY LENO AND NASCAR: IN PERSPECTIVE

 NBC is a mess. NASCAR might be a mess. So as I read about Jay Leno’s future and how it impacts all of late night television, it got me thinking the two worlds are pretty comparable, so long as you put things in perspective. Jay Leno is Rick HendrickBoth get whatever they want. Jay Leno wants $25 million a year and his old time slot back. So what if it was promised to another guy five years ago? Done.Rick Hendrick wants a juggernaut of winning drivers and big names like Dale Jr. ...

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JOLENE VAN VUGT PHOTOS

One of the hottest women in racing rides a motorcycle, and she rides it pretty darn well. Action sports star Jolene Van Vugt, who clocks in at 5-9, 140 pounds, according to her Web site, has gained a large following thanks to her appearances on MTV's "Nitro Circus." She's not just another pretty face. Vugt was the first female to back-flip a full-sized dirt bike over a 60-foot ramp. FYI: That's a piercing on her lip, not a mole. Related links:Courtney Sauter: From 'Outback Jack' to ...

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SHOWTIME’S PROMOTIONAL CAMPAIGN FOR INSIDE NASCAR

Showtime is airing a new weekly show on racing called "Inside NASCAR." To promote the show, Showtime has enlisted the support of several of its most popular series. All Left Turns got an exclusive look at the upcoming cross-promotions between NASCAR and Showtime's long-running programs. 1. Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s driving reputation murdered on 'Dexter'On a very special "Dexter," forensic police officer Dexter Morgan attempts to solve his most complicated case yet - the murd ...

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