Race Weekend Central

Take a Look at All 27 Announced Throwback Paint Schemes for the 2015 Southern 500

Several drivers will race a throwback paint scheme this Sunday at Darlington Raceway. Teams, drivers and even the NBC broadcast, will flip the clock back to the good old days. Even Goodyear will bring a special throwback tire with the companies name in white letters on the sidewall. You can see each of these paint …

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NASCAR Issues Penalties to Jennifer Jo Cobb for Having Phone in Truck

Jennifer Jo Cobb races in the Camping World Truck Series Mudsummer Classic. (Photo: Mike Neff)

(Photo: Mike Neff, Frontstretch)

Jennifer Jo Cobb has been hit with a P3 level infraction for having a non-engine electronic component inside her truck during the weekend at Canadian Tire Motorsports Park. Cobb was spotted taking out her cellphone just after her crash in practice on Saturday. Cobb crashed during the practice session into a tire barrier that destroyed …

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Josh Berry Joins JR Motorsports at Richmond With Sponsorship From Speedco

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JR Motorsports announced on Tuesday that Josh Berry will pilot the No. 88 Chevrolet at Richmond International Raceway on September 11. Berry will make his third career Xfinity Series start after making two starts with the organization last season. Berry will have sponsorship funding from Speedco on the side of his car. Speedco specializes in …

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BK Racing Partners With Beds for Kids at Darlington

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BK Racing announced a partnership with NASCAR artist Sam Bass and Beds for Kids for the upcoming weekend at the Darlington Raceway. The two will come together to run a special blue and white paint scheme on the No. 26 Toyota. Beds for Kids is a local non-profit organization that operates in the Charlotte area. …

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Martin Truex Jr. to Promote National Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month at Darlington

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Martin Truex Jr. will take a different approach on Sunday at the Darlington Raceway by running a special paint scheme promoting National Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month in September on his No. 78 Chevrolet. The car will feature a teal ribbon on the hood, quarterpanels, rear bumper and roof of the car. Truex will be just …

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Tweet ‘N’ Greet: Honoring Justin Wilson

Justin Wilson celebrates his IndyCar victory at Watkins Glen in 2009

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The racing community is still grieving after hearing the passing of IndyCar driver Justin Wilson on Monday. People described Wilson as a very caring person whether spending time with his family or wheeling a car at 200 mph on a racetrack. This edition of Tweet ‘N’ Greet will honor Wilson and how much everyone in …

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Frank Kimmel II Joins Venturini Motorsports for 2015 Salem Fall Classic

Venturini Motorsports announced on Tuesday that two Kimmel’s will pilot rides at Salem Speedway on September 19 with the organization. Frank Kimmel, a 10-time ARCA champion, will pilot the No. 25 Toyota for the well-known ARCA Racing Series team. The other? If you had guessed Frank Kimmel II then you are correct! Kimmel II isn’t …

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BK Racing Makes Driver Swap Between Jeb Burton & JJ Yeley

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BK Racing announced a ride swap between Jeb Burton and JJ Yeley that will begin next weekend at Darlington Raceway. These ride swaps are not uncommon as teams look for ways to improve the core of its operation. Burton will now pilot the No. 23 Toyota Camry with crew chief Joe Williams. Williams worked with …

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Tweet ‘N’ Greet: Joey Logano, Dylan Lupton, Jamie McMurray, Plus More!

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Each week, Frontstretch will scour Twitter and other social media platforms looking for some of the best posts from your favorite NASCAR personalities, drivers and media members from all across the industry. These were some of our favorite posts from this week and we hope you enjoy them too! It's official! @NaturesBakery​ begins #NASCAR journey …

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Blue-Emu Joins Richard Petty Motorsports and Sam Hornish Jr. at Bristol

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Richard Petty Motorsports and Sam Hornish Jr. will carry a new primary sponsorship on Saturday at Bristol Motor Speedway. Blue-Emu, a company based in Bristol, will join the racing team this weekend. The company is no stranger to the racing team as they have served as an associate sponsor in the past. “The relationship we …

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