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August 13, 2008 4:32 PM

Kansas Speedway, Ryan Newman news, and more....

Stewart Haas Racing on Friday at 10:30AMat Michigan International Speedway is going to be announcing who is going to be the second driver for the team.  ESPN.com says that Ryan Newman is going to be announced as the driver.

If International Speedway Corporation can get the go ahead  to build a Casino at the Kansas Speedway they are going to be asking NASCAR for a second Sprint Cup date. One proposal is for a 300-room Hard Rock Hotel-Casino complex that would be built at Turn 2 of the track.

Darlington  Raceway in 2009 is going to be bringing back the Southern 500 name.  Teh race used to be a labor tradition.

Qucik Lane Tire & Auto Center is going to be the sponsor this week for the #21 Wood Brothers car driven by Bill Elliott.

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