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Truex Has Become Cup’s King Of The Roads
Saturday, 4 Aug, 2018 – 17:34 | Comments Off on Truex Has Become Cup’s King Of The Roads
Truex Has Become Cup’s King Of The Roads

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. _ In addition to his title as reigning NASCAR Cup Series champion, Martin Truex Jr. proudly has emerged as a bona fide road-racing ace.
Truex captured his first …

Busch Scores Back-To-Front Win At Pocono
Monday, 30 Jul, 2018 – 7:05 | Comments Off on Busch Scores Back-To-Front Win At Pocono
Busch Scores Back-To-Front Win At Pocono

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
Kyle Busch overcame starting from near the rear of the field because of a penalty for failing post-qualifying inspection, an out-of-sorts car early in the race and several late-race restarts …

Penalties Put JGR’s Suarez On Pocono Pole
Saturday, 28 Jul, 2018 – 17:43 | Comments Off on Penalties Put JGR’s Suarez On Pocono Pole
Penalties Put JGR’s Suarez On Pocono Pole

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Daniel Suarez was awarded the pole for Sunday’s NASCAR Cup Series race at Pocono Speedway after the drivers with the two top qualifying speeds – Kevin Harvick and Kyle Busch – failed post-qualifying inspection.

Harvick was …

Late Bump Gives Harvick The Cup Win In N.H.
Monday, 23 Jul, 2018 – 7:09 | Comments Off on Late Bump Gives Harvick The Cup Win In N.H.
Late Bump Gives Harvick The Cup Win In N.H.

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Kevin Harvick tracked down Kyle Busch over the final 20 laps, bumped Busch out of the way for the lead with seven laps to go and went on to win  Sunday’s Foxwoods Resort Casino 301 Monster …

Kurt Busch Drives To New Hampshire Pole
Friday, 20 Jul, 2018 – 17:13 | Comments Off on Kurt Busch Drives To New Hampshire Pole
Kurt Busch Drives To New Hampshire Pole

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Kurt Busch drove his way to the pole for Sunday’s Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on Friday.
Busch earned the pole at the 1.058-mile track with a lap at 133.591 mph …

Truex Jr. Makes It Two Straight In Kentucky
Sunday, 15 Jul, 2018 – 8:14 | Comments Off on Truex Jr. Makes It Two Straight In Kentucky
Truex Jr. Makes It Two Straight In Kentucky

Martin Truex Jr. turned in another dominating performance in winning at Kentucky Speedway on Saturday night. This time his Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series victory there came without late-race drama of last year’s.
Truex, who led 175 …

Turns And Feuds Are The Talk Of Kentucky
Friday, 13 Jul, 2018 – 18:32 | Comments Off on Turns And Feuds Are The Talk Of Kentucky
Turns And Feuds Are The Talk Of Kentucky

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Some notes and quotes from Sparta, Kentucky on Friday:
Looking for action at Kentucky Speedway? Keep your eyes on Turn 3, drivers say.
“Turn 3 is tough for sure,” Martin Truex Jr …

Jones Headed to The Top? Let’s Slow Down a Bit, Please
Friday, 13 Jul, 2018 – 17:06 | Comments Off on Jones Headed to The Top? Let’s Slow Down a Bit, Please
Jones Headed to The Top? Let’s Slow Down a Bit, Please

As I rolled up the old pant legs and waded into media reaction to last weekend’s racing in Daytona, Iowa, Epping and Bowmanville, a headline caught my eye. It read, “Erik Jones showing he’s ready …

Cup Drivers Getting Straight On ROVAL Curves
Wednesday, 11 Jul, 2018 – 15:27 | Comments Off on Cup Drivers Getting Straight On ROVAL Curves
Cup Drivers Getting Straight On ROVAL Curves

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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“Challenging” and “survival” could easily become the operative words describing Charlotte Motor Speedway’s road course and the Bank of America ROVAL 400 scheduled for Sept. 30.
The two words first surfaced …

RT’s Williams Collects Hardware
Tuesday, 10 Jul, 2018 – 17:02 | Comments Off on RT’s Williams Collects Hardware
RT’s Williams Collects Hardware

RacinToday.com Senior Writer Deb Williams has been honored by the National Motorsports Press Association with one of its most prestigious awards – the Joe Littlejohn Award.
Determined by the NMPA president, the award is given …