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Hertz Extends Sponsorship With William Byron, Hendrick Motorsports

Hertz Rental Car has extended its relationship with Hendrick Motorsports into the 2021 season, sticking with the No. 24 team of William Byron, the team announced Wednesday, Oct. 23. Hertz joined Byron’s team in 2018 and will be the primary sponsor on the No. 24 for four races, along with …

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Who’s Hot & Who’s Not in NASCAR: Debris in the Wind

Kansas isn’t exactly known as a state full of scenic beauty, unlike its neighbors Colorado, Nebraska and Missouri. (Oklahoma has its fair share of scenery as well.) Sunday’s Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race, the Hollywood Casino 400, at Kansas Speedway (located on the Sunflower State side of Kansas City) …

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Who’s Hot & Who’s Not in NASCAR: Just Another Manic Monday

The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series’ 1000Bulbs.com 500 at Talladega Superspeedway, ironically for a race sponsored by a light bulb company, was mostly delayed from the original Sunday start due to a lack of lights (and a ton of rain). So the second and third stages were run Monday afternoon …

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Friday Faceoff: Has Eliminating Restrictor Plates Changed Superspeedway Racing?

Ryan Blaney, Chase Elliott and Joey Logano all had trouble at Dover International Speedway in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series. Which driver’s playoff chances are trouble? Wesley Coburn: Short term, Chase Elliott needs to win to keep his playoff hopes alive this season. Longer term, Ryan Blaney needs to have …

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Who’s Hot & Who’s Not in NASCAR: A Delaware Drive

At this point of the NASCAR season, there aren’t really any surprises. The majority of the top-tier rides that are changing hands have been announced, and most of the action can be pretty accurately determined beforehand. The same group of drivers will be up front, while no one can pass …

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ARCA, K&N Pro Series Merging for 2020

NASCAR’s K&N Pro Series and the ARCA Menards Series will be joined as one in 2020. The ARCA Menards Series will continue to exist under its previous name, while the ARCA Menards Series East and West will also exist for 2020, replacing the K&N series of the same name. While …

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Friday Faceoff: Where Will Daniel Hemric Be Racing in 2020?

Erik Jones faces a must-win situation this weekend to advance to the next round of the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series playoffs. What is the biggest hurdle between him and a win on the Charlotte Motor Speedway ROVAL? Adam Cheek: To put it simply, chaos and unpredictability. Erik Jones finished in …

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