Fri, 4/11/22 – 15:52 | Comments Off on Jimmie Johnson Returning To NASCAR

Jimmie Johnson’s career as an IndyCar Series appears over for now and his NASCAR career is back on.
Johnson announced Friday that he will become a part owner of Petty GMS and will also compete in …

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Bristol Preview: NASCAR Has Roots In Dirt
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By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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BRISTOL, Tenn. – With NASCAR introducing the Next Gen car in 2022, this year seemed like the perfect time to return the Cup Series to its roots and determine if …

Fri, 03/26/21 – 12:59 | Comments Off on Bristol Preview: NASCAR Has Roots In Dirt
Nitro Funny Cars Converging On Texas Motorplex
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Drag racing Hall of Famer Billy Meyer’s Texas Motorplex will launch its 2021 major event schedule this weekend with the inaugural Nitro Madness Funny Car Chaos event in Ennis.
The list …

Thu, 03/25/21 – 13:47 | Comments Off on Nitro Funny Cars Converging On Texas Motorplex
Blaney Avenges A Setback For His Father
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By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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HAMPTON. Ga. – At age 7, Ryan Blaney watched his father’s best chance of winning a NASCAR Cup race disintegrate at Atlanta Motor Speedway when the left-rear wheel fell off …

Mon, 03/22/21 – 7:17 | Comments Off on Blaney Avenges A Setback For His Father
JR Motorsports Back On Track After Atlanta Xfin Win
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By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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HAMPTON, Ga. – After JR Motorsports’ strong bid for the 2020 NASCAR Xfinity Series championship, the Mooresville, N.C.-based operation was expected to immediately intimidate its competitors when this season began. 
However, …

Sun, 03/21/21 – 20:14 | Comments Off on JR Motorsports Back On Track After Atlanta Xfin Win
Kyle Busch Trucks To 60th Win
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HAMPTON, Ga. – Kyle Busch, like a few of his fellow NASCAR drivers, spent the week competing in the Bristol Dirt Nationals. However, before the Bristol finale Saturday night, the Las Vegas native flew to …

Sun, 03/21/21 – 8:44 | Comments Off on Kyle Busch Trucks To 60th Win
Flat Spot On—Drafting Bill Lester Onto the High Banks
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By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer
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ATLANTA, Ga. – Every racing person I know has been a road warrior, going to extraordinary lengths to get to the races. A case in point: When the moon and stars …

Thu, 03/18/21 – 19:32 | Comments Off on Flat Spot On—Drafting Bill Lester Onto the High Banks
Truex Ends Skid At Phoenix
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At 29 races, Martin Truex, Jr.’s winless streak was really not all that bad. It just felt like it was to him and his Joe Gibbs Racing team.

Hence the relief after that streak ended on …

Mon, 03/15/21 – 8:04 | Comments Off on Truex Ends Skid At Phoenix
There’s A Revolving Door To Victory Lane
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By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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Five different winners in the season’s first five races.
Not since 2017 has the NASCAR Cup Series season opened with such diversity. If one of the five is not the regular …

Mon, 03/15/21 – 7:16 | Comments Off on There’s A Revolving Door To Victory Lane
NHRA To Kick Season Off In Gainesville
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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In Steve Torrence’s world, “March Madness” is a Bucket List box needing to be checked.
NHRA’s three-time/reigning Top Fuel world champion, Torrence has won 24 of his career 40 national event …

Fri, 03/12/21 – 13:42 | Comments Off on NHRA To Kick Season Off In Gainesville
Larson And Hendrick Gel – And Win – Quickly
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By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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When 2021 began, expectations were that Kyle Larson would once again enjoy a NASCAR Cup victory this year, but no one, not even team owner Rick Hendrick, thought it would …

Mon, 03/8/21 – 10:31 | Comments Off on Larson And Hendrick Gel – And Win – Quickly