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NASCAR COVID-19 Relief: Richard Childress Auctioning Off Dale Earnhardt Car

Cup Series team owner Richard Childress launched an auction and sale of memorabilia in the latest initiative to support NASCAR COVID-19 relief efforts. One of the items to be auctioned is an original Dale Earnhardt No. 3 Chevrolet. The charity effort also marks the first time Childress has parted with …

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Stock Car Scoop: NASCAR back at race shops, Scheduling changes and iRacing at Talladega

North Carolina announced Thursday (April 23) that NASCAR team employees can work at their race shops. What does this decision mean for racing’s return? Find out in the April 24, 2020 edition of Stock Car Scoop with Bryan Nolen. Frontstretch’s new podcast focused on the motorsports news of the week …

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North Carolina Extends Stay-at-Home Order, Allowing NASCAR Team Employees to Return to Shops

North Carolina has extended its stay-at-home order through May 8, the AP reports. The announcement allows NASCAR race team employees to return to work at their race shops. North Carolina Governor Cooper reiterated those workers need to maintain social distancing. “From the information that I have now, already under our …

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Eyes on Xfinity: JR Motorsports in “Pretty Good Shape” During Coronavirus Pandemic

With no cash flow entering race shops for nearly six weeks due to the coronavirus pandemic, it’s been a challenging time for many teams in NASCAR. JR Motorsports is no exception, but the Xfinity Series’ biggest team is said to be in a good place. Unlike many Xfinity teams, JRM …

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Stock Car Scoop: NASCAR Cup Series Team Lays Off All Employees Due To COVID-19

Sim racing was in full effect within motorsports this past weekend as both NASCAR and INDYCAR held major virtual events. Who took the checkered flag in each? Find out in the April 20, 2020 edition of Stock Car Scoop with Bryan Nolen. Frontstretch’s new podcast focused on the motorsports news …

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Stock Car Scoop: NASCAR Schedule Update, eNASCAR Coca-Cola recap and Sim Racing Weekend Preview

Get the latest scheduling news from NASCAR in the April 17, 2020 edition of Stock Car Scoop with Bryan Nolen. Hear why the sport is canceling the May 8-9 events at Martinsville Speedway and when the sport’s top-tier series might actually return to the track. Frontstretch’s new podcast focused on the …

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Eyes on Xfinity: Furloughs Highlight Impact of COVID-19 Hiatus for JD Motorsports

Johnny Davis, owner of JD Motorsports, has seen it all in his NASCAR career, dating back to the early 1980s, working with driver-owner James Harvey Hylton. That was until the 2020 coronavirus pandemic, which is something his team – and the sport – has never seen before. It’s been just …

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