Race Weekend Central

Texas Rangers Reveal Special Paint Scheme for Brandon Jones at Texas

(Photo: Brett Moist / NKP)

Next weekend, when the XFINITY Series returns to action at Texas Motor Speedway, Brandon Jones will sport a special paint scheme adorned in the Texas Rangers baseball team colors. Jones will also throw out the first pitch when the Rangers face the Seattle Mariners next Wednesday at 1:05 p.m. CT. ⚾️ meets ?! Introducing the …

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Truckin’ Thursdays: Kyle Busch Seeking First Martinsville Win

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade NKP)

He’s visited Victory Lane at Martinsville Speedway as an owner but has yet to win at the 0.526-mile oval as a driver in Camping World Truck Series competition. And for the first time since April, 2011, Kyle Busch will get another shot at making his own trip to Victory Lane when he pilots a fourth …

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Truckin’ Thursdays: Memorable Truck Series Moments at Martinsville

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You’ve almost made it! This weekend marks the final time the Camping World Truck Series will sit silent before descending upon Martinsville Speedway to bring in the month of April. Sitting dormant since Atlanta Motor Speedway, the second race of the season, it’s nearly impossible for teams, drivers or fans to gain any kind of momentum …

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Truckin’ Thursdays: A Trio of Surprises 2 Races In

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Parker Kligerman If I had told you that Ricky Benton Racing Enterprises would the Truck Series standings this year, you would have laughed in my face. But that’s exactly what has happened this year. Parker Kligerman has taken the part-time team and put it atop the points standings with finishes of third and eighth at …

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Truckin’ Thursdays: Caution Clock Consequences

(Photo: Russell LaBounty / NKP)

When NASCAR first revealed the implementation of a caution clock for this year’s Camping World Truck Series campaign, the first reaction I had was to scream and ask why the sanctioning body felt the need to mess with a series that didn’t need manipulation to create excitement. After all, the racing on track certainly speaks …

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Tracking the Trucks: John Hunter Nemechek Victorious in Atlanta

(Photo Credit: Mike Neff, Frontstretch)

In a Nutshell: John Hunter Nemechek survived the war at Atlanta Motor Speedway and wheeled his way to a second career victory in Saturday’s Great Clips 200. In a race that was slowed by a late-race red flag, Nemechek inherited the lead from Christopher Bell inside 10 laps to go and held off a charge …

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Truckin’ Thursdays: 2016 Season Shaping Up to Be a Strong One

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As the weekend quickly approaches, so does the 2016 Camping World Truck Series season. With a handful of changes and a large number of driver moves, this season is shaping up to be the healthiest in years, and it all starts with Friday night’s NextEra Energy Resources 250. The biggest changes you need to know …

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Truckin’ Thursdays: Don’t Fix What Isn’t Broken in the Truck Series

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NASCAR’s media tour at Charlotte Motor Speedway opened with a bang on Tuesday. Among other announcements, the sanctioning body introduced a Chase format for the Camping World Truck Series that will feature eight drivers competing for seven events in a battle for the championship. A decision that many fans dreaded, the elimination format will mirror …

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2015 NASCAR Rewind: Greg Biffle

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10 years ago, Greg Biffle was on top of the NASCAR world. He closed out the year with a win at Homestead-Miami Speedway, his sixth of the season, and he finished runner-up to Tony Stewart in the championship battle. Fast forward to 2015 and Biffle is an afterthought at best. During 2014, Biffle made the …

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2015 NASCAR Rewind: Justin Allgaier

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The 2015 season saw Justin Allgaier return to the HScott Motorsports team for a second season, this time with a teammate in tow. The growing organization, led by owner Harry Scott Jr., had a full year under its belt and came in with high hopes. But the year didn’t end up quite the way anyone …

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