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The Underdog House: Sweet Music for Daniel Suarez, NASCAR Underdogs in Nashville

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The Setting The excitement, energy and enthusiasm of the NASCAR Cup Series heading to Nashville Superspeedway was felt all week across NASCAR Nation. For the first time in 37 years, the Cup tour was stopping in Music City to race the 1.33-mile Nashville Superspeedway on Father’s Day. (I’d like to wish all the Dads out …

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Tracking the Trucks: John Hunter Nemechek Victorious at Richmond

2021 Trucks Richmond John Hunter Nemechek, No. 4 Kyle Busch Motorsports Toyota, Burnout (Credit: NKP)

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In a Nutshell: John Hunter Nemechek dominated, leading 114 of 250 laps in Saturday’s (April 17) ToyotaCare 250 at Richmond Raceway to score his second NASCAR Camping World Truck Series win of the 2021 season. Nemechek’s teammate and Kyle Busch Motorsports owner Kyle Busch finished second, followed by Tyler Ankrum, who scored his season-best finish. …

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Tracking the Trucks: Austin Hill Secures His Spot in Round of 8 With Las Vegas Win


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In a Nutshell: Austin Hill scored his second Gander RV & Outdoors victory this season in Friday night’s World of Westgate 200 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. After struggling through much of the first two stages, Hill snagged the top spot via a strong restart with 39 laps remaining and held off a hard-charging Sheldon …

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4 Burning Questions: NASCAR Is Doing What In California?


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They’re doing what to Fontana? This week, after The Athletic broke the news, NASCAR confirmed that they are pursuing plans to effectively turn the 2-mile Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, California into a half-mile short track. The course looks to be a hybrid of all three of the current NASCAR Cup Series short tracks in …

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Brandon Jones Wins Wreck-Filled Truck Race at Pocono


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In the first race of a tripleheader at Pocono Raceway, Brandon Jones scored his first career NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series victory while driving for Kyle Busch Motorsports. The race, originally scheduled for Saturday but postponed due to rain, started just after 9:30 ET on Sunday morning and was an immediate demolition derby. …

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Tate Fogleman to Drive No. 02 Truck for Young’s Motorsports

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Tate Fogleman has been tapped to pilot the Young’s Motorsports’ No. 02 Chevrolet Silverado for the 2020 NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series season, the team announced Monday (Jan. 27). Solid Rock Carriers will be Fogleman’s primary sponsor. Fogleman has mainly run Super Late Model events, and at age 15, he’s the youngest person …

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Entry List: Corrigan Oil 200

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For the Camping World Truck Series, there are 34 trucks entered in Saturday’s Corrigan Oil 200 at Michigan International Speedway.  As a result, two trucks will go home without having the opportunity to race. There are a number of changes for this weekend.  Kyle Busch has reached the maximum number of starts allowed for a …

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Entry List: Buckle Up In Your Truck 225

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For Thursday night’s Buckle Up In Your Truck 225 for the Camping World Truck Series at Kentucky Speedway, there are 33 teams currently entered.  As a result, one team will go home. DGR-CROSLEY has entered two trucks, the full-time No. 54 with co-owner Bo LeMastus driving and the No. 17 for Chris Eggleston.  Even though …

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NASCAR 101: Meet the 4 Drivers Making Their Truck Debuts at Gateway

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It’s summertime, which means the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series will occasionally split from the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series and run some races on its own here and there. The third-tier series’ latest Cup-less edition comes this weekend at Gateway Motorsports Park, and as expected, the race’s entry list is full of some interesting …

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