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Matt Kenseth Is Back In A Cup Car, But Why?
Friday, 11 May, 2018 – 17:10 | Comments Off on Matt Kenseth Is Back In A Cup Car, But Why?
Matt Kenseth Is Back In A Cup Car, But Why?

Matt Matt Kenseth was back on the track in Kansas Friday in a new car in a new/old team. (RacinToday/HHP photo by Jim Fluharty)
By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
Roush Fenway Racing’s Matt Kenseth had an answer ready to roll when he was asked Friday why he’s excited to be back behind the wheel of […]

A For Sale Sign At NASCAR Is Sign Of Times
Tuesday, 8 May, 2018 – 17:05 | 3 Comments
A For Sale Sign At NASCAR Is Sign Of Times

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
Word went out on Monday that NASCAR, very recently one of the hottest properties on the America professional sports scene, may soon find its property included on the Multiple Listing Service.
Yep, Reuters and other news sources report that controlling interest of the beleaguered stock car racing organization, may soon go […]

Reports: NASCAR Could Be Going Up For Sale
Monday, 7 May, 2018 – 16:41 | Comments Off on Reports: NASCAR Could Be Going Up For Sale
Reports: NASCAR Could Be Going Up For Sale

It appears that a for sale sign could be popping up soon in front of the NASCAR offices at 1801 W. International Speedway Blvd in Daytona Beach, Fla.
Several national publications are reporting Monday that the family of Bill France Sr., founder of the racing series in the late 1940s, is considering selling a controlling interest in […]

Havick, Stewart Haas Racing Tame The Monster Mile
Sunday, 6 May, 2018 – 17:12 | Comments Off on Havick, Stewart Haas Racing Tame The Monster Mile
Havick, Stewart Haas Racing Tame The Monster Mile

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Kevin Harvick bid farewell to the field when Sunday’s Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Dover International Speedway went green following a rain-induced red flag in the final stage of the three-stage race.
The victory was the fourth of the season for the Stewart Haas Racing driver. It came after he led a race-dominating 201 […]

Larson’s Monster Lap Earns Dover Pole
Friday, 4 May, 2018 – 16:44 | Comments Off on Larson’s Monster Lap Earns Dover Pole
Larson’s Monster Lap Earns Dover Pole

Kyle Larson of Chip Ganassi Racing will start Sunday’s Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Dover International Speedway from the pole.
Larson laid down a fast lap of 22.770 seconds (158.103 mph) to get the pole.
Kevin Harvick, a three-time winner in 2018, was second fastest with a lap at 157.494 mph (22.858 seconds).
Reigning series champion […]

CMS ‘Roval’ Feels Like ‘True Road Course’
Tuesday, 1 May, 2018 – 16:05 | Comments Off on CMS ‘Roval’ Feels Like ‘True Road Course’
CMS ‘Roval’ Feels Like ‘True Road Course’

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
CONCORD, N.C. – Paul Menard said Tuesday he believes this year’s Bank of America 500 will be a “survival” race due to the characteristics possessed by Charlotte Motor Speedway’s new road course.
“It looks like Watkins Glen, it feels like Watkins Glen, but it has the grip of Sonoma. It’s pretty […]

Flat Spot On: Need for Speed Satisfied at Talladega?
Monday, 30 Apr, 2018 – 17:23 | Comments Off on Flat Spot On: Need for Speed Satisfied at Talladega?
Flat Spot On: Need for Speed Satisfied at Talladega?

By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer
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TALLADEGA, ALA. – When you arrive at Talladega, it’s like being in the belly of the beast. You sense that something could go bad wrong. Such as Jamie McMurray’s multiple flips Friday on the back stretch. Then you realize it’s those rather remarkable men in their flying machines (sometimes) who […]

Logano Ends Long Drought, Wins At Talladega
Sunday, 29 Apr, 2018 – 16:55 | Comments Off on Logano Ends Long Drought, Wins At Talladega
Logano Ends Long Drought, Wins At Talladega

Talladega Superspeedway’s much-ballyhooed reputation of for producing exciting finishes took a beating on Sunday. But that was just fine with Joey Logano.
Logano, who led a race-best 70 of 188 laps, got the victory. It was the Team Penske driver’s  first of the season and third at the 2.66-mile high-banked oval. It was his 19th NASCAR […]

Four Straight Not A Given For Busch On Sunday
Sunday, 29 Apr, 2018 – 8:28 | Comments Off on Four Straight Not A Given For Busch On Sunday
Four Straight Not A Given For Busch On Sunday

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
During his Friday press conference at Talladega Superspeedway, Kyle Busch talked about winning the last three NASCAR Cup Series and the prospect of making it four in a row this weekend.
Well, he said, Talladega and the bizarre restrictor plate racing shows that the series puts on there could make his […]

Gallagher Gets First Xfinity Win
Sunday, 29 Apr, 2018 – 8:15 | Comments Off on Gallagher Gets First Xfinity Win
Gallagher Gets First Xfinity Win

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Spencer Gallagher grabbed the lead on the final lap and held on to win Saturday’s NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Talladega Superspeedway.
The victory was the first of Gallagher’s career in the series. In fact, Saturday marked the first time in 49 series starts that he has led a race.
He crossed the finish line .152 seconds […]