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James Hinchcliffe Rejoins Andretti Autosport for Rest of 2020

James Hinchcliffe at 2019 Texas IndyCar race Photo: IndyCar Meda

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James Hinchcliffe will close out the 2020 NTT INDYCAR Series with Andretti Autosport, the team announced Sept. 25. Hinchcliffe will replace Zach Veach in Andretti’s No. 26 Gainbridge-sponsored Honda. Earlier this week, Veach revealed he would be stepping out of the ride early and splitting ways with the team, citing performance issues. Hinchliffe, who had …

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Charlotte Motor Speedway to Host Fans for Bank of America 400

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Fans will return to the grandstands at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Thanks to a Sept. 25 announcement, CMS will open their gates to fans for both the NASCAR Cup Series’ Bank of America 400 (Oct. 11) and the NASCAR Xfinity Series’ Drive for the 250 (Oct. 10) on their ROVAL configuration. Additionally, the inaugural IMSA contest …

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Friday Faceoff: Was Ross Chastain the Best Option for the No. 42?

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Should NASCAR do something about lapped cars affecting the end of a race, or was Kyle Busch just blowing off steam in the NASCAR Cup Series event at Bristol Motor Speedway? Luken Glover: This is something that has crossed my mind in recent weeks and still is tough to answer. Kyle Busch was blowing off some …

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Chase Briscoe Captures Xfinity Win at Bristol as Austin Cindric’s Power Steering Fails

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Chase Briscoe is back to his winning ways. He may not have had the fastest car at Bristol Motor Speedway, but circumstances prevailed for Briscoe as he picked up his series-high seventh win in the NASCAR Xfinity Series this year by winning the Food City 300. However, it was Briscoe’s primary foe and Ford teammate …

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Justin Allgaier Outduels Justin Haley, Wins Xfinity Series Contest at Richmond

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Conserving equipment was the name of the game for veteran NASCAR Xfinity Series competitor Justin Allgaier at Richmond Raceway on Friday night (Sept. 11) in the Go Bowling 250. With long runs being the theme of the race, Allgaier took a conservative approach in the final stage as then-leader Justin Haley blew by. But as …

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ARCA Locks In Remainder of 2020 Schedule

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ARCA has finalized its final 11 events of the 2020 season, the series announced Sept. 11. After tediously realigning the schedule due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the set races are spread across the ARCA Menards Series, ARCA Menards Series East and the ARCA Menards Series West divisions. The ARCA Menards Series will close its season …

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Friday Faceoff: Is Ryan Blaney Already Too Far Behind?

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Ryan Blaney was the biggest title contender to have a bad weekend at Darlington. Richmond is one of his worst tracks on the circuit. Has he lost his shot at advancing to the Round of 12? Luken Glover: I wouldn’t rule him out just yet. He has found more speed at some tracks he’s struggled at …

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The Frontstretch 5: Memorable NASCAR Playoff Moments

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1. Joey, Wall. Wall, Joey. Who can forget Matt Kenseth intentionally wrecking Joey Logano at Martinsville Speedway in 2015? This favorite moment of mine was all set because Logano, who was right in the thick of the championship hunt, drew the irk of Kenseth from a previous incident at Kansas Speedway, which took out the …

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Friday Faceoff: Which Cup Driver Is the Best Available Free Agent?

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While there is little debate about which open NASCAR Cup Series ride is the best, which free agent driver do you think is the best long-term prospect? Luken Glover: There are a solid list of guys, such as Erik Jones, Corey LaJoie and Bubba Wallace. While Jones is a very desirable talent, LaJoie is someone to keep …

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Justin Haley Wins Chaotic Xfinity Race at Daytona After His Teammates Crash

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With one lap to go, Justin Haley sat content to watch his Kaulig Racing teammates fight for another NASCAR Xfinity Series win several cars ahead of him. Before he knew it, his teammates and good friends AJ Allmendinger and Ross Chastain were crashing out of control and Haley was crossing the finish line as the …

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