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Flat Spot On: What Is Future of Brian France at NASCAR?
Thursday, 9 Aug, 2018 – 17:46 | One Comment
Flat Spot On: What Is Future of Brian France at NASCAR?

By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
If we haven’t already seen the end of the Brian France era in NASCAR, perhaps it should be under consideration.
The timing of France’s arrest Sunday night for driving with twice the legal limit of alcohol in his blood along with oxycodone in his car could not have been worse. With the […]

NASCAR Boss France Arrested In New York; Will Take Leave Of Absence
Monday, 6 Aug, 2018 – 13:56 | One Comment
NASCAR Boss France Arrested In New York; Will Take Leave Of Absence

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
NASCAR chairman and CEO Brian Z. France was arrested in New York on Sunday for allegedly driving while intoxicated and possession of oxycodone.
France, who took over the leadership of NASCAR following the retirement of his father, Bill France Jr. in 2003, has issued an apology and said he will take […]

Elliotts Party On The Glen Road Course
Sunday, 5 Aug, 2018 – 19:59 | Comments Off on Elliotts Party On The Glen Road Course
Elliotts Party On The Glen Road Course

WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. – Like father, like son played out like anything but a cliché Sunday afternoon at Watkins Glen International, where Chase Elliott mirrored father Bill en route to his first NASCAR Cup Series victory.
Nearly 35 years after “Awesome Bill” scored the first of his 44 Cup victories on the now-defunct Riverside (Calif.) […]

Hamlin Fastest In Cup Qualifying At The Glen
Saturday, 4 Aug, 2018 – 19:55 | Comments Off on Hamlin Fastest In Cup Qualifying At The Glen
Hamlin Fastest In Cup Qualifying At The Glen

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Denny Hamlin won the pole for Sunday’s Go Bowling Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at the Watkins Glen International road course on Saturday.
Hamlin covered the 2.45-mile distance in 70.260 seconds (125.534 mph), edging Joe Gibbs Racing teammate Kyle Busch (125.427 mph) by .060 seconds.
First-round leader Chase Elliott was third fastest in the final session at 125.421 […]

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
RacinToday.com
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 win at Watkins Glen International last summer, and followed it with a victory at Sonoma Raceway in Northern California earlier […]

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 to win Sunday’s Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Pocono Raceway in Pennsylvania.
The victory in the Gander Outdoors 400 […]

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 fastest in the final round of qualifying, but his No. 4 Stewart-Haas Racing Ford did not pass the body scan […]

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 Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.
The victory was the series-leading sixth of the season for the […]

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 in his Stewart-Haas Racing Ford.
Busch head out early in the final session to lay down his fast lap.
“I don’t want […]

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 of 267 laps in his Furniture Row Racing Toyota on Saturday, passed Kurt Busch for the lead with 44 laps […]