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NASCAR champion engine builder, owner Robert Yates dies at 74
"His legacy at NASCAR will be defined by his roles as an engine builder, championship team owner, co-founder of Roush Yates Engines and ultimately by the innovation that he brought to all of these endeavors and more.
Motor sports: High-flying Stadium Super Trucks make Denton County debut
Bell wins TMS truck race by inches under caution
Motor sports: Power prevails in crash-filled TMS thriller
FORT WORTH — Three of the fastest drivers in the Verizon IndyCar Series engaged in a furious 19-lap battle to the finish Saturday night at Texas Motor Speedway, and Will Power escaped with the victory in the Rainguard Water Sealers 600K when Takuma Sato and Scott Dixon crashed behind him with five laps remaining.
Indy 500 champ surprises Ryan High educator
Indy 500 champion Takuma Sato surprised Karen Guenther — Ryan High School's campus testing coordinator and an avid racing fan — by dropping in and speaking at a faculty meeting.
Motor sports: Johnson tames repaved track for seventh TMS victory
Whether it's a worn-out track last paved in 2001 or a surface completed a month ago, Jimmie Johnson has a handle on Texas Motor Speedway. Johnson passed Joey Logano for the lead with 16 laps to go Sunday and won the O'Reilly Auto Parts 500.
Motor sports: Team shows Army vet its appreciation with special treat
Motor sports: Wilson takes advantage of late Rahal scrape to grab win
Motor sports: Cup drivers set for 500 miles on repaved TMS
When Texas Motor Speedway officials decided to repave the track in time for Sunday's O'Reilly Auto Parts 500, they threw a curve at the drivers. Actually, they threw two.
Audacity races to tap crowds with TMS brew
Audacity founders and co-owners Scott Lindsey and Doug Smith helped unveil their latest brew. “If you’re a craft beer fan, you’ll be familiar with the style called steam beer, made famous by Anchor Steam, so we kind of put our little twist on it and call it a Texas steam,” Smith said. “Light and sessionable but with a lot of character, a lot of malt flavor to it, a little bit of fruit from the steam process. “You’re going to be sitting in the sun, you’re going to be watching...
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Motor sports: Dario breaks down last lap of Indy victory
He said he moved to the inside to block Sato’s run at the start of the last lap and realized he needed to move back up to give the challenger room going into the turn. “I am watching Sato coming, thinking ‘this is going to be interesting,’” Franchitti said. “I had started to make a defensive move and then realized I was too late and so I pulled out of it — and this is way before the corner — and my focus then is looking to Turn 1, and I can’t go on my normal line when I’m up...