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Larson Edges Teammate To Win Sonoma Pole
Saturday, 24 Jun, 2017 – 16:38 | Comments Off on Larson Edges Teammate To Win Sonoma Pole
Larson Edges Teammate To Win Sonoma Pole

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Kyle Larson edged teammate Jamie McMurray in NASCAR Cup qualifying at the Sonoma road course on Saturday to win the pole for Sunday’s race.
The time difference between the Chip Ganassi Racing drivers was .091 seconds.
“The whole lap actually felt pretty bad,” said Larson, who won his third pole of the season, his first at Sonoma and […]

Billy Johnson To Make Cup Debut
Tuesday, 20 Jun, 2017 – 17:17 | Comments Off on Billy Johnson To Make Cup Debut
Billy Johnson To Make Cup Debut

IMSA Ford driver Billy Johnson will make his Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series debut this weekend driving Richard Petty Motorsports’ No. 43 Smithfield Ford Fusion in place of the recovering Aric Almirola during the Toyota/SaveMart 350 on the 1.99-mile Sonoma (Calif.) Raceway road-course.
Fresh from competing in last weekend’s 24 Hours of Le Mans, Johnson’s first […]

Larson Uses Late-Race Restarts To Win Michigan
Sunday, 18 Jun, 2017 – 17:20 | Comments Off on Larson Uses Late-Race Restarts To Win Michigan
Larson Uses Late-Race Restarts To Win Michigan

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Kyle Larson survived a rash of late-race restarts and went on to win Sunday’s NASCAR Cup Series race at the 2.0-mile Michigan International Speedway oval.
The victory was the Chip Ganassi Racing driver’s second of the year and the third of his career. It allowed him to move to the series points lead – five ahead […]

Kyle Larson Powers To Cup Pole In Michigan
Friday, 16 Jun, 2017 – 17:09 | Comments Off on Kyle Larson Powers To Cup Pole In Michigan
Kyle Larson Powers To Cup Pole In Michigan

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Kyle Larson of Chip Ganassi Racing drove to the pole on Friday for Sunday’s Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Michigan International Speedway.
Larson laid down a lap in 35.616 seconds/202.156 mph in the waning minutes of the third and final round of knock-out style qualifying.  The pole is Larson’s third in 126 starts, his […]

Blaney, Wood Brothers Triangulate In On Victory
Sunday, 11 Jun, 2017 – 18:01 | One Comment
Blaney, Wood Brothers Triangulate In On Victory

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Ryan Blaney, driving the historic No. 21 Wood Brothers Racing Ford, took the lead from former champion Kyle Busch with 10 laps to go, held off another Cup champion in Kevin Harvick over the final eight laps and went on to win Sunday’s  Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at […]

Kyle Busch On Pole For Cup Race In Pocono
Friday, 9 Jun, 2017 – 17:29 | Comments Off on Kyle Busch On Pole For Cup Race In Pocono
Kyle Busch On Pole For Cup Race In Pocono

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Kyle Busch drove to the pole Friday qualifying for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series at Pocono Raceway.
Busch laid down a fast lap of 179.151 mph in the final round of qualifying. The pole position was his second of the season, his third at the 2.5-mile track and the 21st of his Monster Energy Cup […]

Wallace And NASCAR Set To Take ‘Huge Step’
Tuesday, 6 Jun, 2017 – 15:13 | Comments Off on Wallace And NASCAR Set To Take ‘Huge Step’
Wallace And NASCAR Set To Take ‘Huge Step’

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Darrell “Bubba” Wallace Jr. will make his Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series debut this weekend at Pocono Raceway, substituting for the recuperating Aric Almirola in the No. 43 Ford Fusion fielded by Richard Petty Motorsports.
A graduate of NASCAR’s Diversity Program, Wallace owns five NASCAR Camping World Truck Series wins and […]

Johnson Grabs Historic Overtime Victory At Dover
Sunday, 4 Jun, 2017 – 16:22 | Comments Off on Johnson Grabs Historic Overtime Victory At Dover
Johnson Grabs Historic Overtime Victory At Dover

Jimmie Johnson blew past Kyle Larson on an overtime restart, made it to the overtime line on the backstretch before a huge wreck occurred back in the pack and won a NASCAR Cup race for the 83rd time in his career.
The victory was No. 11 for the seven-time champion at the Dover International Speedway Monster […]

Busch Leads Gibbs Dover Charge
Friday, 2 Jun, 2017 – 17:13 | Comments Off on Busch Leads Gibbs Dover Charge
Busch Leads Gibbs Dover Charge

Kyle Busch will start Sunday’s NASCAR Monster Energy Cup Series race at Dover International Speedway (1 p.m. ET on FS1) from the pole.
Busch laid down a fast lap at 158.954 mph to edge Martin Truex Jr. to get the pole.
With Joe Gibbs Racing teammates Daniel Suarez (158.346 mph) earning a career-best third starting spot and Matt Kenseth (158.211 […]

Dillon, Childress Have 3 Reasons To Celebrate Victory In The 600
Monday, 29 May, 2017 – 12:33 | One Comment
Dillon, Childress Have 3 Reasons To Celebrate Victory In The 600

CONCORD, N.C. – In the early morning hours of Monday on Memorial Day weekend, Austin Dillon silenced his critics.
The eldest grandson of team owner Richard Childress became the seventh driver to claim his first-ever Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series victory in Charlotte Motor Speedway’s Coca-Cola 600 – stock car racing’s longest race – and the […]