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Beyond the Cockpit: NASCAR’s “1st” Female Doing More with Less

Danica? Danica who? It’s Jennifer Jo Cobb who’s about to make history in stock cars this Friday, breaking through while establishing a type of short-term success few in her position have ever had. NASCAR’s only full-time female driver in any of the sport’s top-three divisions, she’ll finish her rookie season 17th in the Truck Series …

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Tearing Apart the Trucks: Series Debut at the Tricky Triangle

This weekend, the Camping World Truck Series rolls into the hills of Pennsylvania for the series debut at Pocono Raceway. As one of the few family-owned tracks left in NASCAR, the “Tricky Triangle” features three turns, each with a different degree of banking. Add in a special qualifying session (more on that below) and the Pocono Mountains 125 is sure to deliver excitement for everyone this weekend.

The preliminary entry list started out with only 35 trucks, but has grown throughout the week to 38. Included on that entry list are Sprint Cup Series regulars Kasey Kahne, Denny Hamlin and Elliott Sadler, along with debuting drivers Chase Mattioli and Jerick Johnson.

Nationwide Series Breakdown: 2010 Subway Jalapeno 250 at Daytona

The No. 3 returned to Daytona… and to it’s familiar home in victory lane… on Friday night. In what was a debut race for the Nationwide Series’ Car of Tomorrow, Cup regulars and teams were again up front early and often. Of the 102 laps led, 91 were led by Cup drivers, while all 102 …

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Mirror Driving: Caution-Happy, the Next Future Star & That Other NASCAR Feud

Pocono’s green-white-checkered finish occurred with leader Denny Hamlin within 100 yards of the start/finish line. Should NASCAR have thrown that caution?

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