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Chase Elliott Wins 2020 Xfinity 500 at Martinsville, Will Race for Cup Title

(Photo: Mike Neff)

Leading 236 laps, including the final 41, Chase Elliott punched his ticket to race for the 2020 NASCAR Cup Series title next weekend at Phoenix by virtue of his win in the Xfinity 500 on Sunday at Martinsville Speedway. Ryan Blaney finished second ahead of Joey Logano, Brad Keselowski and Kurt Busch.  By virtue of finishing …

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Autotrader EchoPark Automotive 500 Postponed to Monday

(Photo: Logan Whitton/NKP)

Due to weather conditions preventing on-track activity, Sunday’s Autotrader EchoPark Automotive 500 has been postponed to 10 a.m. Monday (Oct. 26). The race will be televised on NBCSN and picked up by SIRIUS XM channel 90 on radio along with local PRN affiliates. NEWS: Today's race has been postponed due to inclement weather at @TXMotorSpeedway. …

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Precipitation Delays Autotrader EchoPark Automotive 500 NASCAR Cup Series Race

Clint Bowyer

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

Sunday’s Autotrader EchoPark Automotive 500 at Texas Motor Speedway has been delayed by precipitation in the area resulting from low cloud cover. The race was red-flagged 52 laps into the Sunday (Oct. 26) event, eventually prompting teams to place protective covers on their respective cars with Clint Bowyer scored as the leader. Prior to the …

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Sheldon Creed Seals Dominating Texas Truck Series Win, Spot in Championship 4

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Sheldon Creed collected his fourth win of the 2020 NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series season Sunday (Oct. 25), finishing off a dominating victory at Texas Motor Speedway in the SpeedyCash.com 400. Creed survived a two-lap overtime dash to the finish ahead of Austin Hill.  Retaking the lead heading to a restart with 12 …

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Martin Truex Jr. Fails Texas Pre-Race Inspection, Loses Points

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

Martin Truex Jr. has been penalized 20 driver and owner points in addition to having the spoiler of his No. 19 Toyota confiscated after failing pre-race inspection on Sunday (Oct. 25) at Texas Motor Speedway. His team has also been levied a $35,000 fine. Truex’s crew chief James Small has also been ejected from the …

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Joey Logano Punches Championship 4 Ticket, Wins at Kansas

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

While 2020’s victory lane might have been dominated by Denny Hamlin and Kevin Harvick, Joey Logano became the first driver to punch his ticket to the Championship 4. In Sunday’s Hollywood Casino 400 at Kansas Speedway, Logano beat Harvick off pit road during an exchange of stops with 45 laps to go. He made the …

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Chase Elliott Reigns at Charlotte ROVAL in Latest Road Course Win

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

Torrential rainstorms stayed away from Sunday’s (Oct. 11) Bank of America ROVAL 400 at the Charlotte Motor Speedway ROVAL. The storm that is Chase Elliott’s road-course dominance, however, did not.  Elliott tied Jeff Gordon with his fourth road-course victory in a row, taking the lead on lap 92 of the 109-lap race to go on …

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Denny Hamlin Claims Controversial Talladega Superspeedway Win

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

After four-plus hours of NASCAR Cup Series racing, more than 58 lead changes, and two red flags, Denny Hamlin emerged with a controversial victory in the YellaWood 500 at Talladega Superspeedway on Sunday (Oct. 4).  With the race having already gone into overtime, William Byron and Matt DiBenedetto made contact while racing for the lead. …

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Denny Hamlin, Kyle Busch and Erik Jones to Start From Rear at Bristol

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

The drive toward victory in the Bass Pro Shops Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway will be a bit tougher for three Joe Gibbs Racing drivers. The cars of Denny Hamlin, Kyle Busch and Erik Jones each failed pre-race technical inspection on Saturday (Sept. 19), relegating each of them to the rear of the field to start …

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