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NASCAR TV Ratings Drop for Cup Phoenix Date

Another week, another downward-trending television rating for the NASCAR Cup Series. This week, however, there is a good reason for it. Sunday’s race at the Phoenix International Speedway was watched by 5.4 million viewers and attained a 3.3 rating, as reported by Sports Business Daily, down from 6.6 million viewers and …

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Beside The Rising Tide: Anger Management

Talk about a tempest in a teapot. The way the media and some elements of NASCAR fandom have focused on the Joey Logano-Kyle Busch brouhaha after the Vegas race you’d have thought both players would be behind bars awaiting the latest “Trial of the Century.” My guess is that most …

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Five Points: Wins, Near-Wins and Wide-Open Spaces

ONE: Fontana The #NASCARGoesWest swing — and how else to say it but with a ubiquitous hashtag –concludes this weekend with a trip to the two-mile, low-banked D-shaped oval of Auto Club Speedway. This is the 20th-anniversary visit and the 28th time Monster Energy NASCAR Cup cars have traversed the …

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Entry List: Auto Club 400

The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series is in the home stretch of the annual NASCAR Goes West campaign, as Auto Club Speedway will host the Auto Club 400 this upcoming March 26 in Fontana, California. It will be the third of three West Coast races in a row and the …

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Entry List: California 300

The NASCAR XFINITY Series’ fifth race of the 2017 season will take place March 25 from Auto Club Speedway, as the annual NASCAR Goes West campaign comes to an end. The race has 42 cars entered, meaning that two will return home without a spot in the race, barring any entry …

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