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2015 Alert Today Florida 300 Entry LIst

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Attention, NASCAR XFINITY Series fans: your time has come. The first entry list of the 2015 season is here for the Alert Today Florida 300, held Feb. 21 at Daytona International Speedway. In all, 47 cars are currently entered for the race as of the Monday preliminary entry list, meaning that, barring any additions or …

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2014 NASCAR Driver Review: Joey Coulter

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Ride: No. 21 GMS Chevrolet Crew chief: Jeff Stankiewicz Points finish: seventh Stats: 22 starts, zero wins, three top 5s, 10 top 10s, zero poles, one lap led, two DNFs, 12.0 average start, 13.1 average finish Best finish: third, once (Pocono Raceway, August) (If multiple best finishes, separate each with a semicolon) High Point: GMS Racing wasn’t a total startup due to …

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Going By the Numbers: NASCAR’s Newbie Cup Runneth Over in 2014

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The 2014 season is over, and NASCAR’s gained the highest degree of attention – positive or otherwise – it’s received in years. And yet, you’re not happy. That’s certainly the case for many fans and viewers of the sport, who look at the experiment that was the new Chase format with disdain, even outrage. The …

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Going By the Numbers: Sizing Up NASCAR’s Chase Final Four

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What more to do this week than talk about the Chase? Many are vehemently opposed to it – whether that’s on the very principle of playoffs in NASCAR or the new format that’s been enacted in 2014 – but in a season where the sport was plagued with decreasing ratings and attendance, the new elimination …

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