Race Weekend Central

Fire on Fridays: The Forgotten Free Agent

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

What if I told you there was a 28-year-old NASCAR driver with more NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Tuck Series victories than several current Cup Series regulars had in that series — Bubba Wallace, Erik Jones, Christopher Bell, Ty Dillon, Austin Dillon, Tyler Reddick, William Byron and Ryan Blaney, just to name a few? What …

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Brett Moffitt Running Jimmie Johnson Tribute Scheme at Phoenix

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Brett Moffitt and GMS Racing will sport a familiar look at the season finale for the NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Series at Phoenix Raceway on Nov. 6. Plan B Sales will be on board the No. 23 with the truck, which is designed like Jimmie Johnson‘s old No. 48 scheme in the NASCAR Cup …

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Truckin’ Thursdays: Biggest Surprises of the 2020 Truck Series Season

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The 2020 NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series season started off just as many others in the past. The season-opener at Daytona International Speedway was the typical wreckfest with a thrilling finish that saw Grant Enfinger edge Jordan Anderson by just inches. The series went to Las Vegas Motor Speedway and then headed off …

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Andy Seuss, Our Motorsports Part Ways

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Andy Seuss is no longer with NASCAR Xfinity Series and ARCA Menards Series team Our Motorsports, he announced Wednesday (July 22). Seuss was originally expected to drive the No. 02 car in the Xfinity Series in multiple races after Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series regular Brett Moffitt helped the team transition. However, Moffitt has …

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Brett Moffitt, Knockaround Sunglasses Team Up for 2 Xfinity Races

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Knockaround Sunglasses will be the primary sponsor for Brett Moffitt in two NASCAR Xfinity Series races this season, Our Motorsports announced July 16. The company will sponsor Moffitt in the races at Texas Motor Speedway and Kansas Speedway. Our Motorsports is in its first season of Xfinity Series competition. Its No. 02 Chevrolet is in …

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Thinkin’ Out Loud: 2020 Quaker State 400 at Kentucky

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The Headline(s): A relatively tame race ended in a chaotic final two laps, a four-wide battle for the lead and a Cup Series triumph for rookie Cole Custer, as NASCAR concluded its four-race stretch (five, including the ARCA Menards Series) over four days in the Bluegrass State. One of the wildest late-lap battles for the …

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Brett Moffitt on the Pole for Truck Series Race at Kentucky Speedway

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The NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series is back to racing after a week off. This time, drivers will compete at Kentucky Speedway in the Buckle Up in Your Truck 225 on Saturday (July 11). Brett Moffitt looks to take his No. 23 Chevrolet truck from the pole to the victory. Fellow GMS Racing …

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Xfinity Breakdown: Chase Briscoe Makes a Comeback, Ross Chastain Secures the Bag

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The NASCAR Xfinity Series took to the Tricky Triangle on Sunday afternoon, the second race of a tripleheader across the sport’s three major divisions. Chase Briscoe scored his fourth win of 2020, rebounding nicely after spinning from the lead on lap 70. Briscoe suffered a flat tire and was forced to pit, but drove back …

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Eyes on Xfinity: Riley Herbst Blocking Out Haters

Riley Herbst in Daytona, February 2020

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With a crop of young but relatively inexperienced talent filling Joe Gibbs Racing’s NASCAR Xfinity Series program in 2020, expectations were limited. Collectively, each of the three drivers put those expectations to the side, including Riley Herbst, who made the jump to full-time competition in 2020. Herbst has spent the majority of the past three …

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The Underdog House ⁠— Talladega Monday: The Ballad of John Hunter Nemechek

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Top Dog John Hunter Nemechek was not only the top underdog contender in Monday’s (June 22) rain delayed GEICO 500 at Talladega Superspeedway, he also very nearly walked away with the victory. Even being swept up in a crash as the field thundered towards the finish line didn’t stop him from crossing the stripe in …

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