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NASCAR Standardizes Team Rosters for 2018

On Wednesday morning, NASCAR announced new cuts in the number of team personnel that can be brought to the track on a weekly basis in 2018.  The most notable change to race fans will a cut in crewmembers that can go over the wall on pit stops from six to …

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Alex Job Racing Ceases Racing Operations

On Wednesday, Alex Job Racing announced that they will no longer race in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship (or any other series), effective immediately.  Team owner Alex Job will focus on a historic restoration business that already operated in parallel with the race team. Job is very proud of his …

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NASCAR Mailbox: Who Is NASCAR’s Next Female Star?

The echo from the microphone during Danica Patrick’s retirement press conference on Friday at Homestead-Miami Speedway said it all. Unlike most NASCAR press conferences, there was no murmuring in the room. Instead, no one’s lips moved as Patrick cried her eyes out, spilling a raw emotion so rare in NASCAR …

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The Frontstretch 5: Ways to Say Goodbye

1. Dale Earnhardt Jr. More than 15 years after being thrust into NASCAR’s brightest spotlight after the untimely death of his father, Dale Earnhardt Jr. has grown up and come into his own. He connected with fans in a way that’s become increasingly rare in sports: as a genuine, relatable …

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Aston Martin Racing Unveils 2018 WEC Challenger

On Tuesday, Aston Martin launched their new Vantage model, the first revamp for the car since 2005.  Later in the day, Aston Martin Racing unveiled the new Aston Martin Vantage GTE racer. This new car will compete full-time in the FIA World Endurance Championship’s GTE-Pro class starting at Spa in …

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Callaway Competition to Run Factory PWC Effort in 2018

On Monday afternoon, Callaway Competition USA announced their intention to run a two-car factory team in Pirelli World Challenge’s GT class in 2018.  The team will use Callaway’s Corvette C7 GT3-R, a GT3-homologated car that will race in North America for the first time. Callaway Competition is very excited about …

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5 Points to Ponder: The Right NASCAR Champion

ONE: The Right Champion Congratulations to Martin Truex Jr. on winning an emotional, and richly deserved, first Cup Series title. All year long, the No. 78 has been the class of the field so it’s fitting he should win the final race, his eighth victory of the campaign, to get …

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