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Clint Bowyer Searching for Win, Redemption as Playoff Deadline Looms

With just two weeks left to take a spot in NASCAR’s playoffs, Clint Bowyer sites tenth in driver points, a welcome rebound for the Stewart-Haas Racing driver after struggling through 2016 with an underfunded team. Most years, tenth would be plenty to get a driver in the playoffs. The trouble …

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Alexander Rossi Says Andretti Has Improved From 2016, But Lack Of Results Has Impeded Team

Although Alexander Rossi is winless with four races left in the Verizon IndyCar Series season, he still feels he and Andretti Autosport have performed better than last year. Rossi won the 100th Indianapolis 500 in 2016, but it was otherwise a miserable rookie season for him. He left Europe after …

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Kyle Larson, Brad Keselowski Lead Cup Practices at Michigan

The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series held a pair of practices for the Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway on Saturday morning (Aug. 12). Kyle Larson, winner of the past two races at MIS, was the fastest in the first session, posting a speed of 202.532 miles per hour. …

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Matt DiBenedetto Signs Extension with Go Fas Racing

“The most improved team in the garage,” as Go Fas Racing general manager Mason St. Hilaire deemed his race team, has signed an extension with driver Matt DiBenedetto. In the Deadline Room of the Media Center at Michigan International Speedway on Saturday morning (Aug. 12), Dibenedetto and St. Hilaire announced …

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Matt Crafton, John Hunter Nemechek Lead Truck Practices at Michigan

The Camping World Truck Series held two 55-minute practices at Michigan International Speedway on Friday (Aug. 12). Matt Crafton was the fastest in the first session with a speed of 187.744 miles per hour. Rookies Chase Briscoe (187.125 mph) and Grant Enfinger (187.062 mph) took second and third place. Ryan …

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Overton’s 400 Entry List

A week after the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series’ best were vying to kiss the bricks. This weekend, they’ll all be vying to tame the track aptly named “The Tricky Triangle.” There are 38 cars on the preliminary entry list of the Overton’s 400 at Pocono Raceway this upcoming Sunday afternoon, …

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The Underdog House: NASCAR’s Small Teams Make It Work At Indy

Think Small Indianapolis Motor Speedway isn’t exactly a track known for being kind to underfunded teams.  It’s a track where aerodynamics and horsepower rule, and enough of both of those to win races usually comes at a price too steep for most of the small teams, because it begins on …

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Truex Sweeps Stages; Wins at Kentucky

Martin Truex Jr. won the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Quaker State 400 at Kentucky Speedway. He was followed in the top five by Kyle Larson, Chase Elliott, Denny Hamlin, and Kyle Busch. Truex far outclassed the field, winning all three stages of the race. Both Larson and Kyle Busch …

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Beside the Rising Tide: NASCAR’s Endless Summer & Bobby Allison’s Missing Victory

How do you define summer? Meteorologically speaking, summer begins June 21st and ends September 22nd. For younger folks, “summer” is that magical period when school is closed from sometime in May or June until early September. For beachgoers, airlines, and yes, stock car racing fans, summer tends to be defined …

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