Race Weekend Central

Joe Gibbs: “Erik Jones a Big Part of Team’s Future”

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Joe Gibbs Racing has big plans for Erik Jones next season. JGR owner Joe Gibbs joined Jim Noble and Chocolate Meyers on SiriusXM NASCAR Radio on Tuesday to discuss the future of the rising star. “We look at Erik as a big part of our future,” Gibbs said on The Morning Drive. “We’ve got a plan …

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Elliott Sadler to Join JR Motorsports in 2016?

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Motorsport.com reported on Tuesday that One Main Financial will join JR Motorsports next season in 2016. The company is one of the most well-known and longest running sponsorships in the NASCAR XFINITY Series to date. With the move to JR Motorsports and with a ride opening up with Chase Elliott moving into the Sprint Cup …

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Tweet N Greet: Kasey Kahne, Chase Elliott, Dale Earnhardt Jr. & More!

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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! #teamkahne holding it down @TeamChevy @IMS #par pic.twitter.com/MK8KlqK1f9 …

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Kyle Busch Still Recovering Despite Success Behind the Wheel

Kyle Busch and his Joe Gibbs Racing team celebrate after winning at Indianpolis Motor Speedway

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If you have been following the Sprint Cup Series closely, you know that Kyle Busch has won four of the last five races in the series. Busch, who missed the first eleven races due to an injury, continues his hot streak going into the Pocono Raceway. Even though Busch is back behind the wheel of …

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Kyle Busch to Run Truck Race at Pocono, 3 Additional Races

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Kyle Busch will pilot the No. 51 Dollar General Toyota Tundra on Saturday in the sixth annual Pocono Mountains 150 at the Pocono Raceway. Busch has yet to strap into a truck this season after making 10 starts in 2014, mostly due to a serious injury incurred in the Xfinity Series season opener at Daytona International …

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A&W and Front Row Motorsports to Recognize National Root-Beer Float Day

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Brett Moffitt will pilot a special No. 34 Ford this weekend at the Pocono Raceway in the Windows 10 400. Moffitt’s car will recognize National Root Beer Float day on August 6. A&W All American, which is a loyal partner to Front Row Motorsports, will give out free root-beer floats to customers from 2 p.m. …

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IndyCar Institutes New Personal Conduct Rule

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According to Racer.com on Tuesday, IndyCar officials have instituted a new rule that will penalize any persons or competitors within the industry who discredit the on-track racing product. The rule came into place after several drivers spoke out on numerous topics and issues surrounding the sanctioning body. These came from several drivers following events at the …

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Tweet ‘N’ Greet: Kevin Harvick, Dale Jr., Jimmie Johnson, Plus More!

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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! Running an off-road R/C truck at TJ Bell …

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Microsoft Joins Pocono Raceway for Aug. 2 Sprint Cup Race

Pocono Raceway announced on Tuesday that Microsoft will serve as the race entitlement sponsor at The Tricky Triangle for the Aug. 2 Sprint Cup Series race. The 400-mile event will be known as The Windows 10 400 at the 2.5-mile track. “Today is an exciting day for us,” said Brandon Igdalsky, Pocono Raceway President/CEO in a …

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American Ethanol Partners With Chicagoland Speedway for Sept. Truck Series Race

American Ethanol E15 will serve as the entitlement sponsor for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series event at the Chicagoland Speedway on Friday, Sept. 18. With the help from Growth Energy and the Illinois Corn Marketing Board, the entitlement sponsorship will highlight just one of three exciting races that weekend. “As we kick off our …

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