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Police: NASCAR’s Team XTREME race car found near Atlanta; too late to make the weekend’s race

HAMPTON, Ga. (AP) — Police: NASCAR’s Team XTREME race car found near Atlanta; too late to make the weekend’s race.

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Joey Logano follows Daytona win by taking pole in Atlanta

NASCAR driver Joey Lagano smiles after winning the pole for Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race Friday, Feb. 27, 2015, in Hampton, Ga. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

HAMPTON, Ga. (AP) — Joey Logano is on quite a roll, following up his victory in the Daytona 500 by taking the pole for Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Atlanta Motor Speedway.

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Travis Kvapil’s NASCAR car stolen from hotel before race

NASCAR driver Travis Kvapil uses a cell phone in the garage at Atlanta Motor Speedway Friday, Feb. 27, 2015, in Hampton, Ga. Kvapil's NASCAR Sprint Cup car was stolen early Friday, forcing him to withdraw from a race this weekend at Atlanta Motor Speedway.  (AP Photo/John Amis)

HAMPTON, Ga. (AP) — When Travis Kvapil got the call Friday, he figured someone on his race team was playing a joke.

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Force India finally rolls out new F1 car at 3rd test

MONTMELO, Spain (AP) — Force India finally rolled out its new car for the upcoming Formula One season on Friday, with only two more days remaining to get it up to speed.

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Rosberg fastest at Barcelona, McLaren makes strides

Nico Rosberg of Germany steers his Mercedes GP car during the 2015 Formula One testing at the Barcelona Catalunya racetrack in Montmelo, Spain, Friday, Feb. 27, 2015. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)

MONTMELO, Spain (AP) — Nico Rosberg pushed his Mercedes to the fastest lap so far in preseason testing at the Barcelona-Catalunya circuit as Jenson Button saw his promising drive end in the grass on Friday.

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