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Joey Gase To Run Full 2018 XFINITY Season With Go Green Racing

Go Green Racing will return to the XFINITY Series in 2018 with Joey Gase as its driver. The organization plans to run the full 33-race schedule, according to team owner Archie St. Hilaire, who also owns sister team Go FAS Racing in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series. The team …

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2017 NASCAR Cup Series Team Review: Joe Gibbs Racing

Joe Gibbs Racing has been near the top of the NASCAR Monster Energy Cup Series garage for the last 15-20 years and has generally been recognized as the top Toyota team since switching manufacturers in 2008. As expected, it was a powerhouse again in 2017, with its four-car stable racking …

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U.S. Air Force to Sponsor Darrell Wallace Jr. for 2 Races in 2018

The United States Air Force announced Monday, Dec. 18, that the organization will continue its partnership with Richard Petty Motorsports and the No. 43 in sponsoring rookie Darrell Wallace Jr. for two 2018 races in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series. The races will be Fourth of July weekend at Daytona …

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Justin Fontaine Joins Niece Motorsports for 2018 CWTS Season

Another full-time entry for the 2018 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series season has been confirmed, as Niece Motorsports announced Tuesday that Justin Fontaine will drive the full schedule in their No. 45 Chevrolet Silverado. Fontaine, 20, was originally supposed to run the full ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards schedule …

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Whelen Extends Sponsorship of Modified Tour, Euro Series & Hall of Fame

NASCAR announced Thursday morning it has extended Whelen Engineering’s sponsorship of the Whelen Modified Tour and the Whelen Euro Series, both series running under those names until 2024. The Whelen Modified Tour is the oldest division of NASCAR, and it held the first NASCAR-sanctioned event at Daytona Beach in 1948. …

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PPG Paints to Sponsor Team Penske’s Ryan Blaney for 6 Races

On Friday morning, Team Penske announced that longtime partner PPG Paints would become a primary sponsor on Ryan Blaney‘s new team. PPG Paints will be the primary scheme on Blaney’s Ford Fusion in six races during the 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season. The company will serve as a …

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Friday Faceoff: Who Gets It Done at Homestead?

After the dust cleared at Phoenix, it will be Martin Truex, Jr., Kyle Busch, Kevin Harvick and Brad Keselowski duking it out for the championship at Homestead.  Who takes home the trophy? Amy Henderson: Truex is ready to close it out and has the car to do it.  And if …

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Brandon Jones to Join Joe Gibbs Racing in NASCAR XFINITY Series for 2018

Two of their Toyota Camrys are in contention for the 2017 NASCAR XFINITY Series owner’s championship. But Joe Gibbs Racing already has their eyes on 2018 along with a new driver they’re adding to the lineup: Brandon Jones. JGR announced their plans for the future Wednesday, maintaining an XFINITY presence. …

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