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Stock Car Scoop: How Can NASCAR Fix Martinsville?

Martinsville Speedway, #12: Ryan Blaney, Team Penske, Advance Auto Parts Ford Mustang

After a weekend of NASCAR racing at Martinsville that featured relatively uneventful NASCAR Camping World Truck and NASCAR Cup series racing, along with a fight to conclude Friday (April 8) night’s Xfinity Series race, Adam Cheek and Bryan Nolen have a lot to discuss on this week’s Stock Car Scoop. Between the total lack of …

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Stock Car Scoop: How Will NASCAR Shortening Martinsville Impact Racing?

Denny Hamlin Alex Bowman 2021

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

The NASCAR Cup Series stays in Virginia for another week but heads south, this time to Martinsville Speedway for a date with “The Paperclip.” Joe Gibbs Racing is coming off a race at Richmond Raceway that featured all four of its Toyotas in the top 10 and Denny Hamlin rolling into victory lane at its …

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NASCAR 101: Joe Gibbs Racing’s Short-Track Dominance

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

With NASCAR in the midst of its short-track swing and on the heels of Joe Gibbs Racing’s sweep at Richmond Raceway, Denny Hamlin‘s win continued the trend of the Toyota stable’s dominance at tracks less than a mile in length. Saturday (April 3) afternoon’s NASCAR Xfinity Series ToyotaCare 250 was all JGR through and through, …

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Best Seat at the Track: Adam Cheek Joins from Richmond

Adam Cheek joins Best Seat At The Track from Richmond Raceway. (Photo: Jared Haas)

(Graphic: Jared Haas)

On this week’s episode of Best Seat at the Track, Jared Haas is joined by Adam Cheek who is covering the race for Frontstretch at Richmond Raceway. After last weekend’s win at Circuit of the Americas, Ross Chastain has scored four consecutive top-three finishes. Haas and Cheek debate if Chastain is starting to become a …

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Sam Mayer Scores Best Career Xfinity Result, Dash 4 Cash Bonus

2022 Xfinity Richmond Sam Mayer check

(Photo: Adam Cheek)

RICHMOND, Va – Saturday (April 2) at Richmond Raceway didn’t just end with Sam Mayer scoring his best career Xfinity Series finish in the ToyotaCare 250. He also walked away with $100,000, represented by an oversized check presented to him and the No. 1 JR Motorsports team after the race. Mayer’s 24 previous starts, over …

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