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NASCAR Hall of Famer David Pearson recovering from stroke

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — NASCAR Hall of Famer and former three-time Cup champion David Pearson is recovering from a mild stroke he suffered on Dec. 9.

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Tony Stewart acquires national sprint car series tour

Stewart-Haas Racing drivers, from left, Tony Stewart, Kevin Harvick, Kurt Busch, and Danica Patrick pose for a photo during the NASCAR Charlotte Motor Speedway media tour in Charlotte, N.C., Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Tony Stewart won’t be back in a sprint car, by his own estimation, for “a very, very long time.”

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Patrick heads into 2015 in final season with team, sponsor

Driver Danica Patrick speaks to the media during the NASCAR Charlotte Motor Speedway media tour in Charlotte, N.C., Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Danica Patrick begins her third full season at NASCAR’s top level facing an uncertain future.

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Tony Stewart returns with a swagger not seen in 2 years

Driver Tony Stewart, left, speaks to the media as Danica Patrick, right, listens during the NASCAR Charlotte Motor Speedway media tour in Charlotte, N.C., Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Tony Stewart, walking without a limp for the first time in 18 months, declared himself pain-free and never more eager to start a season.

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Kurt Busch focusing on racing amid domestic violence case

Driver Kurt Busch speaks to the media during the NASCAR Charlotte Motor Speedway media tour in Charlotte, N.C., Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Kurt Busch says he is in line for his best NASCAR season ever despite a domestic violence case that could keep him off the racetrack.

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