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Thinkin’ Out Loud: 2022 Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 at Atlanta

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What happened? HAMPTON, Ga. – William Byron won his third career NASCAR Cup Series race in a late-race skirmish at a newly reconfigured Atlanta Motor Speedway. Ross Chastain, Kurt Busch, Daniel Suarez and Corey Lajoie, who earned his first career top-five result, completed the first five positions. How did it happen? With around 10 laps to …

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Corey LaJoie Nabs First Top-5 Cup Series Result in Atlanta

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HAMPTON, Ga. – For the Spire Motorsports team, going into this Sunday’s (March 20) race at Atlanta Motor Speedway was a giant unknown — just like it was for everybody else. Despite that, the small team was able to come out with only their second-ever top-five result. Corey LaJoie, in what is now his fourth …

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DGM Racing Scores Double Top 10 at Atlanta

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HAMPTON, Ga. – Mario Gosselin, former ARCA Menards Series driver and now team owner of DGM Racing, was helping his pit crew load a car into the top of the hauler after Saturday night’s (March 19) NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Atlanta Motor Speedway. When Frontstretch caught up with the veteran racer, the 50-year-old jumped down from …

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Tracking the Trucks: Corey Heim Wins Home Race With Last Lap Pass in Atlanta

#51: Corey Heim, Kyle Busch Motorsports, JBL Toyota Tundra, celebrates after winning.FR8 208 Truck race at Atlanta, NKP

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In a Nutshell: HAMPTON, Ga. – Corey Heim made a last-lap pass on fellow Georgia native and teammate Chandler Smith to win at his home race at Atlanta Motor Speedway in only his fifth career Truck Series start. Smith was shuffled back to finish fourth as Ben Rhodes and Ty Majeski finished second and third, …

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John Hunter Nemechek Announced for 3 Xfinity Races With JGR

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John Hunter Nemechek will compete in a limited NASCAR Xfinity Series schedule 2022 while driving the No. 18 Toyota Supra for Joe Gibbs Racing, the team announced March 15. The schedule will consist of three events in the series, beginning at Richmond Raceway on April 2 and followed by Dover Motor Speedway on April 30 …

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