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Entry List: Circle K Firecracker 250

Daytona International Speedway, February 2019. (Photo: Zach Catanzareti)

In the second of a 15-week stretch for the NASCAR Xfinity Series without a break, the NASCAR secondary series return to the track where it started the season: Daytona International Speedway. Daytona is the home of the Circle K Firecracker 250, and the preliminary entry list has 42 teams trying to make the 38-car field, …

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The 12: NASCAR Power Rankings Toyota SaveMart 350K Edition

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

For the 15th time in the 16 races this season, a driver from Joe Gibbs Racing or Team Penske took home the top spot. With Joey Logano winning two weeks ago, it seemed like it was JGR’s turn, as Martin Truex Jr had to hold off a hard-charging Kyle Busch late to score his second …

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Martin Truex Jr. Goes Back To Back At Sonoma

(Photo: Danny Peters)

There was no stopping Martin Truex Jr., as once again, it was the Mayetta, N.J. native winning at Sonoma Raceway. Truex dominated the Toyota/Save Mart 350 on Sunday afternoon (June 23), winning his fourth race this season and his second consecutive race in Wine Country. A great place to be on a Sunday afternoon. ?@MartinTruex_Jr …

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Kyle Larson Wins Third Straight Sonoma Pole

Kyle Larson wasn’t going to let anyone get in the way of him getting his third consecutive pole at Sonoma Raceway on Saturday afternoon (June 22). The Elk Grove, Calif., native, won the pole for the Toyota/Save Mart 350 with a lap of 94.784 seconds, 95.712 miles per hour. “I felt good in our mock run yesterday …

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Martin Truex Jr., Kyle Larson Lead Practices At Sonoma

Photo: Danny Peters

Martin Truex Jr. and Kyle Larson led the two practice sessions at Sonoma Raceway under very sunny skies on a Friday afternoon (June 21) in Wine Country. In the first Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series practice, it was Truex Jr. who led with a lap at the very end of the session of 95.168, just …

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The 12: NASCAR Power Rankings FireKeepers Casino 400 Edition

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

In a race delayed by rain, it didn’t matter for Joey Logano as he led over 3/4th of the entire FireKeepers Casino 400 at Michigan for his second win of the season and the first since Vegas in March. Did the win boost Logano up in the power rankings? For Kyle Busch, it was an …

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Greg Biffle Returns To NASCAR, Wins At Texas

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

For the first time in 414 races, Greg Biffle got into a truck and raced in the Gander Outdoor Truck Series. He didn’t miss a beat. Biffle, who hasn’t raced in NASCAR since 2016, won the  23rd Annual SpeedyCash.com 400 at Texas Motor Speedway. For the win, Biffle’s team gets a $50,000 bonus as part of …

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