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The Frontstretch 5: Motorsports Memories & Moments That Blew Our Minds

Racing is made of moments; bits and pieces of our consciousness. We don’t remember every lap of every race, but rather the snippets of the sport that make us sit up and take notice. It might be a few minutes from a race weekend, a video clip, a number that …

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The 10: NASCAR Cup Series Power Rankings After Daytona

Fourth of July weekend means one thing for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series: a return to the beaches and high banks of Daytona. Freedom, fireworks and star-spangled race cars highlight the traditional midpoint of the season. As the final restrictor plate race before the playoffs begin, many teams looked to …

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Chase Elliott Signs Contract Extension with Hendrick Motorsports

Chase Elliott has agreed to a new contract extension with Hendrick Motorsports. The new deal will keep him with the only organization he has driven for during his Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series career through 2022. Elliott’s previous contract was good until the end of 2018. “It means the world …

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The 10: NASCAR Cup Series Power Rankings After Michigan

The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series made its first stop in the Motor City this weekend. Well, close to it anyways. You could consider it Detroit’s backyard, sideyard, neighbor, etc. Geography lesson aside, we’ll just call it the track where all the manufacturers go to see their brand in Victory …

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General Manager Doug Duchardt Leaving Hendrick Motorsports

Doug Duchardt, general manager at Hendrick Motorsports, will leave the team, the organization announced Tuesday. Duchardt will remain in his role through the end of June. He joined HMS in 2005 as the vice president of development. He oversaw the design, engineering and production of the team’s racecars. In July …

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