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Martinsville Next Gen Test Featuring Manufacturer-Built Cars

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The new NASCAR Next Gen returns to the track on March 30-31 at Martinsville Speedway for its next test session. However, this session will be different from others. Three cars will appear at the test session, the most NASCAR has held for its evaluation of the new car. Each car will be manufacturer-specific, according to …

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2019 NASCAR Driver Reviews: Gaunt Brothers Racing

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Atlanta Motor Speedway, February 2019. (Photo: Zach Catanzareti)

Gaunt Brothers Racing reduced the number of races they ran in 2019 in the NASCAR Cup Series, as well as the number of drivers. In return, Parker Kligerman and Drew Herring helped bring more consistent results and improved performance to the No. 96 Toyota Camry. The 2019 campaign started with jubilation and record finishes for …

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Kyle Busch Leads Lone Homestead Practice, Joe Gibbs Racing 1-2-3

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Joe Gibbs Racing came out swinging in the only Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series practice held before Sunday’s (Nov. 17) season finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway. Kyle Busch led a 1-2-3 practice sweep as the team’s three title contenders led from virtually the drop of the green flag. Busch posted a one-lap speed of 168.966 mph, …

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Drew Herring Attempting Cup Debut With Gaunt Brothers at Homestead

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(Photo: Zach Catanzareti)

Drew Herring will attempt his Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series debut at Homestead-Miami Speedway, driving for Gaunt Brothers Racing in the No. 96, the team announced Tuesday, Nov. 12. Herring previously drove in the NASCAR Xfinity Series and Gander Outdoors Truck Series, as well as the ARCA Menards Series. He made 22 Xfinity Series starts …

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ARCA Racing Series Breakdown: 2018 Kansas ARCA 150

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On a lap 92 restart, Sheldon Creed rode off into the sunset of the 2018 ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards season, scoring a picture perfect restart to drive away from Harrison Burton and Michael Self to win his fourth race of the year. Creed, who clinched the 2018 title after qualifying for Friday’s race, …

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Drew Herring Tops Rain-Shortened 2015 300 Final Practice at Kentucky

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He may not get many chances to race, but Drew Herring has made the most of limited opportunities to practice and qualify for Joe Gibbs Racing. Herring overcame an early slide to set a fast time of 30.689 seconds to top a rain-shortened practice session for the NASCAR Xfinity Series 300 at Kentucky Speedway. …

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Drew Herring Wins Pole for 2015 3M 250 at Iowa

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In a substitute role for Joe Gibbs Racing, Drew Herring qualified on  the pole for the 3M 250 at Iowa Speedway. Herring is practicing and qualifying the No. 20 car for Erik Jones, who will compete in the race on Sunday. Subsequently, the No. 20 will be moved to the back of the field at the …

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Nationwide Series Breakdown: 2010 US Cellular 250 at Iowa

Despite not running for a Nationwide Series title in 2010, Kyle Busch had some unfinished business to tend to at Iowa Speedway; after all, he let Brad Keselowski snatch the checkered flag from him at the track’s inaugural NNS race last season. This time, he left no room for error. Leading 209 of the 250 …

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