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JOLIET, Ill. – Mother Nature tried to throw a block, but NASCAR and central Wisconsin native Matt Kenseth ultimately drove around her.


When NASCAR's 10-race Chase for the Sprint Cup playoffs kick off with Sunday's Geico 400 at Chicagoland Speedway, there will likely be some extra cheers for two of the 12 drivers in the Chase fiel


JOLIET Jimmie Johnson has spent his career finding innumerable ways to snooker his fellow competitors.