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Recapping the Bristol tripleheader weekend

August 24, 2013,

Check back often for the latest stories from this weekend's NASCAR action

Sprint Cup Series

Irwin Tools Night Race, Bristol Motor Speedway, 7:30 p.m. ET, Saturday, ABC, on air at 7 p.m. ET. | LINEUP | WEEKEND SCHEDULE

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Great debate

Kasey Kahne caught Matt Kenseth in the final laps at Bristol, but didn’t use his bumper to knock him out of the way. Should he have been more aggressive? NASCAR Wire Service’s Reid Spencer chimes in on the biggest question from Bristol. | Read the full story

-- Kenseth wins at Bristol
-- Kurt Busch out of Chase -- for now
-- Highlight Hub: Key moments from Bristol
-- Standings Shuffle: Kahne, Logano make strides
-- Bowyer disappointed, despite Chase clinch
-- Instead of sweep, Busch gets bittersweet
-- Hamlin cruises to Bristol Coors Light Pole
-- Concrete Carl has more than Chase berth on mind
-- Crew chief leaving MWR for Stewart-Haas
-- Countdown: Top 10 Bristol moments
-- Chase clinch scenarios for Bristol
-- Junior's points cushion has disappeared
-- Newman finds himself in limbo
-- Junior worries about missing the Chase
-- Stewart out, Martin in
-- Paint Scheme Preview: Bristol
-- NASCAR Fantasy Preview: Bristol
-- 'My Wish' granted to fan by Kahne, ESPN
-- By the Numbers: Bristol
-- Ryan Truex to make Sprint Cup debut at Bristol
-- Johnson's bad luck continues at Michigan
-- Power Rankings: Harvick charges to top-two spot
-- All Access: Dale Earnhardt Jr.
-- Driver Reports: Chase hopefuls still chasing JJ
-- Stenhouse, Patrick keep rookie race friendly
-- Reports: SHR offers ride to Kurt Busch for 2014

Nationwide Series

Food City 250, Bristol Motor Speedway, 7:30 p.m. ET, Friday, ESPN, on air at 7 p.m. ET. | RESULTS | WEEKEND SCHEDULE

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Rowdy reigns at Bristol

Pulling away from runner-up Brad Keselowski over a green-flag run that consumed the final 72 laps, Kyle Busch won his sixth NNS event at the .533-mile short track. The victory was his ninth of the season and the series-record 60th of his career. | Read the full story

-- Busch earns ninth Nationwide victory of season
-- Hornish Jr. focused on a win at Bristol
-- McClure out of hospital, won't ride at Bristol
-- Vickers focused on title run
-- Ty Dillon secures first sponsor for Nationwide No. 3 ride
-- Green to drive No. 14 car at Bristol
-- Sadler honors hero, then beats him in go-kart race

Camping World Truck Series

UNOH 200, Bristol Motor Speedway, 8 p.m. ET, Wednesday, FOX Sports 1, on air at  7:30 p.m. ET. RESULTS | WEEKEND SCHEDULE

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Busch wins at Bristol

Kyle Busch and Timothy Peters battled down to the wire in the final laps, but it's Busch who rides away with his 33rd Truck Series win. | Read the full story

-- Contact between Blaney, Peters propels fiery post-race comments
-- Tempers flare between Crafton and Coulter
-- Elliott becomes youngest Truck pole winner
-- Busch, Wallace top practices
-- Chris Carrier named crew chief for fourth TSM entry; Ben Kennedy in for Bristol
-- Determined Dillon rallies for third-place finish