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Rain Forces IndyCar Postponement
Sunday, 22 Apr, 2018 – 17:19 | No Comment
Rain Forces IndyCar Postponement

Sunday’s IndyCar Series race at Barber Motorsports Park in Alabama has been postponed until Monday because of heavy rains and standing water on the track.
The race did get started and 22 laps were concluded. But the race went yellow and then red as the wet conditions worsened and played a part in a couple of […]

Kyle Busch Collects Third Straight Cup Victory
Sunday, 22 Apr, 2018 – 8:42 | No Comment
Kyle Busch Collects Third Straight Cup Victory

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
Kyle Busch won his third straight Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race on Saturday night when he added the event at Richmond International Raceway to his list of 2018 conquests.
Busch beat Chase Elliott to the checkered flag in overtime to win for the fifth time at the .75-mile short track. […]

Truex On Pole For Saturday’s Cup Race At RIR
Friday, 20 Apr, 2018 – 17:59 | No Comment
Truex On Pole For Saturday’s Cup Race At RIR

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
Martin Truex Jr. won the pole for Saturday night’s Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Richmond International Speedway on Friday.
Truex laid down a lap at 123.859-mph lap in his No. 78 Furniture Row Racing Toyota to get the pole. It was his fourth pole of 2018.
Truex, the 2017 Cup […]

Bristol Featured Numerous Good Storylines
Monday, 16 Apr, 2018 – 16:56 | No Comment
Bristol Featured Numerous Good Storylines

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
BRISTOL, Tenn. – A Kyle Busch victory at Bristol Motor Speedway is nothing new. After all, he’s won at the tough half-mile track in all three of NASCAR’s top three series and swept the Truck-Xfinity-Cup weekend twice.
Overall, the 32-year-old Busch possesses seven Bristol victories in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup […]

Rains Force Postponement Of Bristol Cup Race
Sunday, 15 Apr, 2018 – 17:50 | No Comment
Rains Force Postponement Of Bristol Cup Race

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
BRISTOL, Tenn. – Persistent rain Sunday at Bristol Motor Speedway forced NASCAR to postpone the conclusion of the Food City 500 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup race until Monday.
The race is scheduled to resume at 1 p.m. EDT on lap 205 in Stage 2 with Kyle Larson leading. Rounding out the […]

Preece’s Investment In Himself Pays Off In Bristol
Saturday, 14 Apr, 2018 – 18:19 | No Comment
Preece’s Investment In Himself Pays Off In Bristol

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
BRISTOL, Tenn. – A Modified champion and short-track star, Ryan Preece knew he possessed the talent needed to succeed in NASCAR’s top touring series. He simply needed a chance to prove it.
That chance came last year, but only because Preece possessed a strong belief in himself and the passion to […]

The Bow Is Back: Kyle Busch Wins In Texas
Sunday, 8 Apr, 2018 – 19:24 | Comments Off on The Bow Is Back: Kyle Busch Wins In Texas
The Bow Is Back: Kyle Busch Wins In Texas

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
FORT WORTH, Texas – Kyle Busch brushed-off his signature bow to the fans Sunday afternoon for the first time this season at Texas Motor Speedway after outlasting Kevin Harvick en route to victory in the 22nd annual O’Reilly Auto Parts 500.
Busch scored his first win of the Monster Energy NASCAR […]

Kyle Busch Takes Texas For First Win Of ’18
Sunday, 8 Apr, 2018 – 17:02 | Comments Off on Kyle Busch Takes Texas For First Win Of ’18
Kyle Busch Takes Texas For First Win Of ’18

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Kyle Busch held off Kevin Harvick over the final 20 laps and went on to wins Sunday’s 500-mile Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Texas Motor Speedway.
The victory was the first of the season for the Joe Gibbs Racing driver. He led a race-best 116 laps in his Toyota.
Harvick, who won the first three […]

Penske’s Newgarden Storms To Desert Victory
Sunday, 8 Apr, 2018 – 8:10 | Comments Off on Penske’s Newgarden Storms To Desert Victory
Penske’s Newgarden Storms To Desert Victory

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Josef Newgarden charged from fourth place in the last seven laps to win Saturday night’s Phoenix Grand Prix.
The defending Verizon IndyCar Series champion beat rookie Robert Wickens by 2.9946 seconds on the ISM Raceway 1.022-mile oval to collect his eighth career victory.
Newgarden, in the No. 1 Team Penske Chevrolet, was among eight lead-lap drivers who […]

NASCAR, TMS Hoping For Needed TV Help
Saturday, 7 Apr, 2018 – 12:10 | Comments Off on NASCAR, TMS Hoping For Needed TV Help
NASCAR, TMS Hoping For Needed TV Help

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
FORT WORTH, Texas – NASCAR’s sagging TV ratings could receive a much-needed bump at Texas Motor Speedway this weekend via “saturation coverage” on the FOX Network, FOX Sports 1 and FOX Deportes.
With the exception of February’s season-opening Daytona 500, the other five Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series races run to-date […]