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PIR driver profile: Austin Dillon

NASCAR Sprint Cup driver Austin Dillon likes to trash talk, when he isn’t sleeping, that is. But what he likes most is winning races.

Kasey Kahne swaps jerseys with P.J. Tucker

NASCAR driver Kasey Kahne and Suns forward P.J. Tucker swapped uniforms in an exchange before Wednesday’s game. Tucker got a fire suit and Kahne a personalized Suns jersey before he attended the game as part of a trip to the Phoenix area to promote the…

It’s every man for himself in dash to make NASCAR title race

Only Jeff Gordon has locked up his spot in next week’s title-deciding race, and three spots are up for grabs Sunday at Phoenix International Raceway. There’s seven drivers jockeying for those berths, and that group includes three sets of teammates.

Jimmie Johnson wins pole for Phoenix Sprint Cup race

Johnson turned a lap at 143.158 mph in qualifying Friday to win the pole at Phoenix International Raceway. His effort kept Kurt Busch, who is still in the Chase, from the top starting spot for Sunday’s race.