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April 6, 2013

Star stuns dirt-track fans in Selinsgrove

Three-time NASCAR champ beats field in 30-lapper

By John Zaktansky

The Daily Item

SELINSGROVE — There was a buzz among the 2,000 fans at Selinsgrove Speedway on Saturday night upon learning that three-time NASCAR champion Tony Stewart had decided to compete in the 358/360 Challenge on the half-mile dirt track.

That buzz ended inside Stewart’s cockpit.

“I’m not here to talk. I’m here to race,” he said before breaking the speedway’s nearly two-year track record in the 360 Sprint Car division.

Read more about this story in Sunday's edition of The Daily Item.

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