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Stock Car Scoop: Did the Next Gen Deliver at Dover?

The NASCAR Cup Series’ lone visit to Dover Motor Speedway was postponed a day by rain to Monday (May 2), but the entire distance was completed and Chase Elliott exited the Monster Mile a winner, his first victory of 2022.

After some lackluster races at the one-mile venue, did Dover put on a better show than it has in recent memory, and is its slot on the schedule safe? Adam Cheek and Michael Massie discuss this and more as they look back at what havoc Miles wreaked on the field on the Delaware concrete.

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About the author

Adam Cheek joined Frontstretch as a contributing writer in January 2019. A 2020 graduate of VCU, he works as a producer and talent for Audacy Richmond's radio stations. In addition to motorsports journalism, Adam also covered and broadcasted numerous VCU athletics for the campus newspaper and radio station during his four years there. He's been a racing fan since the age of three, inheriting the passion from his grandfather, who raced in amateur events up and down the East Coast in the 1950s.

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Patty coy

No,I dont see Ford doing anything till end of season as nascar made them do body adjustment at begining of season.Too long to catch up IMO.So,Chevy fans will have a great season and gen car didnt live up to the hype.

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