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Sheldon Creed, Brennan Poole Lead Charlotte Truck Series Practices

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Rookie Sheldon Creed and Brennan Poole led the two NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series practices Friday morning (May 17) ahead of the North Carolina Education 200. The first session, measuring 50 minutes in length, saw all trucks entered take to the track, with exception to Camden Murphy‘s No. 8 Chevrolet, which was notably absent. Creed …

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NASCAR 101: ‘Second Place is Just the First Loser’

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Dale Earnhardt famously once said, “second place is just the first loser.” Ironically, if this rings true, Earnhardt was the first loser 70 times in his illustrious, seven-championship career. Only four drivers have tallied more career second-place finishes than the Intimidator. Currently sitting with 45 second-place finishes, Kyle Busch has been largely vocal about his …

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Reaume Brothers Racing Welcomes New Sponsor for Charlotte

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Reaume Brothers Racing driver Josh Reaume will carry new sponsorship colors in the NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series race at Charlotte Motor Speedway this weekend. Reaume’s No. 33 Chevrolet will carry sponsorship from Hertz Kompressoren USA, a brand of air compressor products, in the North Carolina Education Lottery 200 (May 17). “Our support of Reaume …

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Fox Nation to Sponsor Angela Ruch, Niece Motorsports at Charlotte

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Angela Ruch and her team Niece Motorsports will welcome a new sponsor this weekend for the North Carolina Education Lottery 200 (May 17). Fox News will promote their streaming service Fox Nation as well as their program No Interruption w/ Tomi Lahren on Ruch’s No. 44 Chevrolet. “Fresh off of my interview with Tomi Lahren …

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The 12: NASCAR Power Rankings Digital Ally 400 Edition

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After a wild and entertaining race, Brad Keselowski reigned supreme at Kansas to claim the victory in the Digital Ally 400. Now tying Kyle Busch for most wins this season, will Keselowski outduel Busch in the win column this year? Kevin Harvick was on track to claim his first victory before a flat tire false …

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Brett Moffitt, GMS Racing Welcome New Sponsor For Charlotte

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Defending NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series champion Brett Moffitt will head to Charlotte Motor Speedway next weekend adorning new sponsorship colors. Piedmont Distillers will promote their Midnight Moon Moonshine brand as primary sponsor of Moffitt’s No. 24 GMS Racing Chevrolet in the North Carolina Education Lottery 250 on May 17. Have you heard our exciting …

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AdventHealth Adds Kyle Larson, Kurt Busch Cup Sponsorship

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AdventHealth will increase its partnership with Chip Ganassi Racing in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series, including two primary sponsorships, the team announced Thursday, May 9. The healthcare network will be featured as the primary sponsor of Kyle Larson‘s No. 42 Chevrolet entry for the Monster Energy Open at Charlotte Motor Speedway and of Kurt …

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The 12: NASCAR Power Rankings Gander RV 400 Edition

Martin Truex Jr. - Dover spring 2019

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Despite waiting out the Sunday washout, Martin Truex Jr stormed through the field to claim his second victory of the season at Dover International Speedway. Has Truex finally found his mojo? Miserable might just be the best word to sum up Denny Hamlin‘s Dover weekend. The Virginian was never able to find an ounce of …

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Raphael Lessard, Johnny Sauter Pace Thursday Dover Truck Practices

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Rookie Raphael Lessard and veteran Johnny Sauter paced the two NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series practice Thursday (May 2) in preparation for Friday’s Jegs 200 at Dover International Speedway. Leading the weekend’s first on-track activities, Lessard laid down the fastest lap of first practice in his Kyle Busch Motorsports-prepared No. 46 Toyota. The Canadian, who …

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