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Daily Fantasy NASCAR DraftKings Forecast: 2022 Dixie Vodka 400 at Homestead

Tyler Reddick, NKP

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

Who are the best drivers to pick for your DraftKings team in Sunday’s Dixie Vodka 400? Joy Tomlinson’s here with some suggestions.

Aric Almirola Wins Pole For NASCAR Cup Bristol Night Race

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

In a Friday (Sept. 16) qualifying session at Bristol Motor Speedway that saw four drivers break the 15-second barrier, it was Aric Almirola who prevailed with a speed of 128.382 mph. It is the fourth Cup Series pole in Almirola’s career, and his first since Nashville Superspeedway in 2021. Almirola’s best finish from the pole …

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Dropping the Hammer: Toyota’s David Wilson & His ‘Hope’ for Kyle Busch

David Wilson and Kyle Busch

Toyota Racing President David Wilson and Kyle Busch (Photos: Wilson/NASCAR Media; Kyle Busch: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

Toyota Racing President David Wilson believes they’re “still in the mix” to keep Kyle Busch. But it increasingly feels like a case of wishful thinking.

NASCAR News Avalanche: What Daytona News Dump Means for 2023 Silly Season

The pack races around Daytona International Speedway in August 2022. (Photo: NKP)

#17: Chris Buescher, RFK Racing, Fifth Third Bank Ford Mustang, #7: Corey LaJoie, Spire Motorsports, Built.com Chevrolet Camaro, #34: Michael McDowell, Front Row Motorsports, Horizon Hobby Ford Mustang, #48: Alex Bowman, Hendrick Motorsports, Ally Chevrolet Camaro, #47: Ricky Stenhouse Jr, JTG Daugherty Racing, Kroger/ NOS Chevrolet Camaro, #41: Cole Custer, Stewart Haas Racing, Autodesk/HaasTooling.com Ford Mustang

Even when cars weren’t on track at Daytona, the regular-season finale and the weekend surrounding it brought forth plenty of NASCAR news.

Fire on Fridays: Here’s Who’s Most Likely to Snag the Last Cup Playoff Berths

#23: Bubba Wallace, 23XI Racing, McDonald's Toyota Camry

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

Who’ll be a playoff contender when all is said and done? Here’s a ranking from Nos. 15 to 1.

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