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Bell wins TMS truck race by inches under caution

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FORT WORTH -- Christopher Bell won the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Texas Motor Speedway under caution Friday night, taking the white flag side-by-side with Chase Briscoe before a wreck behind them left a truck upside down on the frontstretch.

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Putting roofs on racetracks, getting knocked out in a crash

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Concussions became impossible to ignore in racing after a head injury caused NASCAR’s most popular driver, Dale Earnhardt Jr. , to miss half of last season. “I’m glad to hear that he’s going to get back behind the wheel of a race car,” Richardson said. “He’s taking his life in his own hands.

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Motor sports: Pilot Point resident lands Daytona 500 ride

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His most recent start was the Nov. 1, 2014, Xfinity race at Texas Motor Speedway. “When we sold R3 Motorsports [last year], I pretty much faced the fact I was never going to get a shot at driving a race car again,” Richardson said this week as he prepared to leave for Daytona International Speedway. “I really didn’t expect to get that phone call.