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Cole Whitt Joins Front Row Motorsports

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Front Row Motorsports announced Friday morning that it will expand to three full-time cars for the 2015 season. Sophomore driver Cole Whitt will join David Gilliland and David Ragan to pilot the No. 35 Ford. Additionally, Whitt’s crew chief through his rookie season, Randy Cox, joins the organization to maintain his partnership with the young …

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Scott Zipadelli Joins Red Horse Racing

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Just a few weeks removed from announcing Ben Kennedy had joined its lineup for the 2015 season, Red Horse Racing announced his crew chief on Friday. Veteran Scott Zipadelli has moved from the XFINITY Series to sit atop the pit box for Kennedy’s sophomore season. “Scott Zipadelli has great experience on top of the pit box and brings …

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2014 NASCAR Driver Review: Kurt Busch

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Ride: No. 41 Stewart-Haas Racing Chevrolet Crew chief: Daniel Knost (33 races); Tony Gibson (three races) Points finish: 12th Stats: 36 starts, one wins, six top 5s, 11 top 10s, zero poles, 22 laps led, six DNFs, 13.5 average start, 18.9 average finish Best finish: first, once (Martinsville Speedway, March) High Point: You have to …

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2014 NASCAR Driver Review Schedule: Find Your Favorite!

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2014 Frontstretch Driver Reviews Driver Run Date Writer Bryan Silas 12/01/14 Phil Allaway James Buescher 12/01/14 Justin Tucker Ben Kennedy 12/01/14 Beth Lunkenheimer Ryan Reed 12/01/14 Tom Bowles Jeb Burton 12/02/14 Kevin Rutherford Brendan Gaughan 12/02/14 Tom Bowles Joey Coulter 12/02/14 Kevin Rutherford Chris Buescher 12/02/14 Summer Bedgood German Quiroga 12/03/14 Joseph Wolkin Trevor Bayne …

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2014 NASCAR Driver Review: Tony Stewart

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Ride: No. 14 Stewart-Haas Racing Chevrolet Crew chief: Chad Johnston Points finish: 25th Stats: 33 starts, zero wins, three top 5s, seven top 10s, one pole, 125 laps led, four DNFs, 16.5 average start, 20.0 average finish Best finish: fourth, twice (Bristol, March; Martinsville, October) High Point: After the accident at Canandaigua Speedway that claimed …

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2014 NASCAR Driver Review: Ben Kennedy

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Ride: No. 31 Turner Scott Motorsports Chevrolet Crew chief: Michael Shelton (14 races), Doug George (eight races) Points finish: Ninth Season stats: 22 starts, zero wins, one top 5, 7 top 10s, one pole, 58 laps led, one DNF, 11.8 average start, 13.3 average finish Best finish: Third (Martinsville – March) High Point: Kennedy led …

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Truckin’ Thursdays: Bidding 2014 A Fond Farewell

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Author’s Note: A huge thank you goes out to all of my readers throughout the 2014 season! I know it was a tough one with short fields and an insanely sporadic schedule, but each and every one of you stuck by me while I continued to do what I love in writing. Thank you from …

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Hendrick Motorsports Shakes Up No. 5 Team Personnel

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The NASCAR season may be over, but Wednesday morning proved that the work continues. Hendrick Motorsports announced a couple of personnel changes for Kasey Kahne’s contract year in 2015. Effective immediately, Kenny Francis, who served as crew chief for Kahne since the final race of the 2005 season, moves to the vehicle technical director position …

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The Forgotten Stories From Championship Weekend at Homestead

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As NASCAR descended on Homestead-Miami Speedway last weekend, much of the focus was on the final four drivers heading into the race that would decide who went home as the 2014 Sprint Cup Series champion, and rightfully so. But what the two hours of pre-race coverage on ESPN, along with much of the race broadcast …

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Tracking the Trucks: Ford EcoBoost 200

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Author’s Note: To all of my readers that have stuck by throughout this season that the Truck Series has struggled through: thank you! Your criticisms and praise have challenged me to think outside the box in a year that can only be considered a tough one for the series that featured several short fields, and …

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