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NASCAR star Johnson says no discord with Knaus

NASCAR driver Jimmie Johnson sits in his car as he waits to practice for Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race at Talladega Superspeedway Friday, Oct. 17, 2014, in Talladega, Ala.  Johnson has one shot to keep his bid for a record-tying seventh championship going. The defending NASCAR champion must win at Talladega to avoid elimination from the Chase. (AP Photo/Rainier Ehrhardt)

TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — Six-time and defending NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson dismissed the idea that there is any tension with crew chief Chad Knaus after the two were overheard bickering on their team radio.

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Kenseth regrets nothing in scuffle with Keselowski

Matt Kenseth climbs into his car for practice for Sunday's NASCAR Geico 500 Sprint Cup Series auto race at Talladega Superspeedway Friday, Oct. 17, 2014, in Talladega, Ala.   (AP Photo/Rainier Ehrhardt)

TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — Matt Kenseth would not change anything about his actions in a post-race scuffle with Brad Keselowski at Charlotte, where tempers flared as several drivers slipped to the edge of elimination in NASCAR’s championship race.

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Earnhardt: “Going to Talladega to try to win”

A ball of fire shoots from the back of Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s (88) car as his crew pushes him off pit road during the NASCAR Sprint Cup series Bank of America 500 auto race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, N.C., Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014. (AP Photo/Chris Keane)

AVONDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Dale Earnhardt Jr. has no issues with NASCAR’s championship format, even as he heads to Talladega Superspeedway on the brink of elimination.

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Dover Speedway removing thousands of seats

DOVER, Del. (AP) — Dover International Speedway is removing 17,500 seats as attendance at NASCAR tracks falls.

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Keselowski and Stewart fined after Charlotte

Brad Keselowski (2) and Kevin Harvick (4) race out of Turn 3 during the NASCAR Sprint Cup series Bank of America 500 auto race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, N.C., Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — NASCAR has fined Brad Keselowski and Tony Stewart for their post-race conduct at Charlotte Motor Speedway.

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