NASCAR Race Weekend Central

Amy Henderson

The Frontstretch 5: Non-Playoff Drivers Most Likely to Play the Spoiler

With the NASCAR Cup Series playoffs underway, the rest of the field often gets overlooked.  Actually, that’s putting it mildly; they’re generally soundly ignored as the drivers in title contention battle it out each week. But there are drivers outside the playoffs with plenty to prove, and they’d love nothing …

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The Frontstretch 5: Memorable NASCAR Playoff Moments

1. Joey, Wall. Wall, Joey. Who can forget Matt Kenseth intentionally wrecking Joey Logano at Martinsville Speedway in 2015? This favorite moment of mine was all set because Logano, who was right in the thick of the championship hunt, drew the irk of Kenseth from a previous incident at Kansas …

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2-Headed Monster: Does Ty Dillon Deserve Another Cup Opportunity if Germain Racing Shuts Down?

After the announcement that Leavine Family Racing would close following this NASCAR Cup Series season, rumors began to spring up that Germain Racing will be closing as well. Both driver Ty Dillon and its sponsor GEICO are in contract years. With the dwindling number of viable rides unspoken for or …

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The Frontstretch 5: Current NASCAR Cup Bubble Drivers & Their Playoff Chances

NASCAR’s regular season ends this Saturday night, Aug. 29, and while Kevin Harvick has already locked down the trophy — and 15 playoff points — for leading the points at that juncture, there’s still plenty on the line. And this year, instead of a tame intermediate track or even the …

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