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CorvetteParts.net To Sponsor Chad Boat and Travis Kvapil at Kentucky

CorvetteParts.net announced on Tuesday that they will be sponsoring both Chad Boat and Travis Kvapil in this weekend’s events at Kentucky Speedway. Chad Boat will have CorvetteParts.net on the quarter panels of his No. 32 Chevrolet Camaro for Billy Boat Motorsports in the NASCAR Nationwide Series John R. Elliott Hero Campaign 300 on Friday night. …

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New Hampshire Names Sta-Green As Title Sponsor For July Nationwide Event

New Hampshire Motor Speedway announced on Tuesday that the Nationwide Series race scheduled for Saturday July 12th will be called the Sta-Green 200. “Sta-Green is a leader in its field by achieving incredible results without cutting corners,” Jerry Gappens, executive vice president and general manager of the speedway, said. “They get the job done, providing …

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Corey LaJoie to make Camping World Truck Series debut at Kentucky

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The dive into Turn One at Road America has become one of the more iconic images in NASCAR, and a saving grace for the Nationwide Series -- and for good reason. Why aren't Cup cars running here as well?

Ricky Benton Racing Enterprises announced on Tuesday that they have signed Corey LaJoie to drive the team’s No. 92 Ford F-150 in Thursday night’s NASCAR Camping World Truck Series event at Kentucky Speedway. The 21-year-old will have sponsorship from BTS Tire and Wheel Distributors/Team Cooksey Oil Company and Goodyear FleetHQ. The son of past NASCAR …

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Four Sprint Cup Series Drivers to run K&N Pro Series West Sonoma Event

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With the intention of trying to gain more experience before this weekend’s Sprint Cup Series event at Sonoma Raceway, four Sprint Cup Series drivers will be running the Saturday K&N Pro Series West event at the winding road course before the main event on Sunday. Sprint Cup Series Rookie Of The Year contenders Justin Allgaier, …

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Carcoons Storage Solutions To Sponsor Justin Allgaier At Michigan

HScott Motorsports announced today that Carcoons Storage Solutions will sponsor Justin Allgaier’s No. 55 Chevrolet SS this weekend in the Sprint Cup Series race at Michigan International Speedway. Allgaier will make his first career Sprint Cup Series start at Michigan this weekend as he continues to contend for the Sunoco Rookie of the Year Award. …

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Nelson Piquet Jr. To Run NCWTS Practice For John Wes Townley

As announced pre-season, John Wes Townley is running both the full ARCA Racing Series schedule for Venturini Motorsports and the full NASCAR Camping World Truck Series schedule for Wauters Motorsports. With an ARCA race scheduled for Friday at Michigan, Townley will miss Friday’s practice for the Saturday’s truck race at Gateway. As a result, Nelson Piquet Jr. …

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Panasonic to Be Gordon’s Primary Sponsor Later This Year?

Jayski is reporting Panasonic as a potential primary sponsorship for Jeff Gordon in the Spring Cup Series races at  Sonoma Raceway and/or New Hampshire Motor Speedway  in July. An anonymous source submitted an image of what the car may look like to Jayski, which can be viewed here. Panasonic is currently an associate sponsor of Hendrick …

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IndyCar Driver Profile: Takuma Sato

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Takuma Sato, like any racer, has had his shares of ups and downs. Here’s one of his brighter moments: his first career IndyCar Series win at the Long Beach Grand Prix.

When drivers hit the track to race, all eyes are on them, pressure falling straight on their back to do well. However, the weight of those eyes, along with the number makes it far more difficult for some to handle. That could be said for Takuma Sato, IndyCar’s Asian import as many are curious about …

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30 Years and Counting: A Look at Rick Hendrick’s NASCAR Contributions

On April 29, 1984, at Martinsville Speedway, Geoff Bodine took his No. 5 City Chevrolet to victory lane for a single-car program known as All-Star Racing. That organization is now known as Hendrick Motorsports, and owner Rick Hendrick will be celebrating that team’s 30th anniversary this weekend at the place it all began. Throughout the …

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Nationwide Breakdown: Larson Hits the Bullseye in California

Close doesn’t cut it for Kyle Larson anymore. After a year-plus of close calls at the Nationwide level, including a second-place finish at Bristol last week the Sprint Cup rookie finally broke through for his first career victory. But this one, Larson would have to earn after fending off two of the sport’s best in …

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