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Andretti Autosport Signs Alexander Rossi, Honda to Extension

(Photo: Joe Skibinski/IndyCar Media)

Andretti Autosport has signed IndyCar Series driver Alexander Rossi and manufacturer Honda to multi-year extensions, NBC Sports reported Saturday. After much speculation of where Rossi might land if he did not re-sign with Andretti, the driver-team pairing has inked a three-year contract for the driver of the No. 27 NAPA Auto Parts machine. Rossi holds …

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Front Row Motorsports Swaps Matt Tifft, David Ragan Crew Chiefs

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

Front Row Motorsports will switch out the crews and crew chiefs of the No. 36 of Matt Tifft and the No. 38 of David Ragan starting with this weekend’s Gander RV 400 at Pocono Raceway, the team announced Tuesday, July 23. Mike Kelley, formerly Tifft’s crew chief, and Seth Barbour, previously on top of the …

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Friday Faceoff: What Does the Future Look Like for Justin Haley?

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Justin Haley joined Kevin Harvick, Jamie McMurray and Trevor Bayne as modern-era drivers to win in their first three starts in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series. Which of those drivers’ career will Haley’s most likely resemble? Adam Cheek: Jamie McMurray. He has enough talent to not be a relative bust like Bayne, but he’s …

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2-Headed Monster: Is Justin Haley’s Daytona Win Good for the Sport?

(Photo: Christian Koelle)

Justin Haley scored his maiden victory at Daytona International Speedway this past weekend thanks to thunderstorms in the area, also marking Spire Motorsports’ first-ever victory. The result left fans divided on their feelings about how the underfunded team’s strategy paid off. Was the first victory for a part-time driver in his third start and a …

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Entry List: Quaker State 400

The Cup race at Kentucky (Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series drivers make their way to the Bluegrass State for 400 miles of racing at Kentucky Speedway, with 36 drivers on the entry list. This means all attempting the race will make the field, barring any additions. Spire Motorsports, coming off its first win at Daytona International Speedway, will have Quin …

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2-Headed Monster: Is Hailie Deegan Ready For The Big Time?

(Photo: Zach Catanzareti)

After impressing during the past two seasons in the NASCAR K&N Series Pro Series West, 17-year-old Hailie Deegan could make her first starts in the NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series in 2020, per the Sports Business Journal. This situation raises a burning question: Is Deegan being rushed? Adam Cheek and Clayton Caldwell debate this week’s …

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Ross Chastain Driving Premium’s No. 27, Snags Xchange of America Sponsorship for Daytona

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

Ross Chastain will be behind the wheel of Premium Motorsports’ No. 27 machine for the Coke Zero Sugar 400 at Daytona International Speedway, with Xchange of America backing the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series car. Chastain finished 26th in the team’s No. 15 last week at Chicagoland Speedway, and Daytona International Speedway will mark just …

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