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Couch Potato Tuesday: Jeff Gordon’s Booth Finale Highlight of Weekend

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Welcome back to another edition of Couch Potato Tuesday. Today, we’ve reached critique No. 450. Yowza. To top that off, we’ve got Talladega. By the standards of race broadcasts, Talladega races are easier than normal to cover since everyone’s all together… most of the time. Let’s see how it went. GEICO 500 Sunday saw 500 …

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Xfinity Series Breakdown: 2015 Winn Dixie 300 at Talladega

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It was another stunning weekend for Team Penske in the NASCAR Xfinity Series as Joey Logano piloted the No. 22 Ford to Victory Lane for the third time in 2015 – holding off the hard-charging Brian Scott in the process. Leading 40 laps on Saturday afternoon at Talladega Superspeedway, Logano was able to run up front …

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Going By the Numbers: Should NASCAR Debuts Leave Fans Dazzled… Or Disinterested?

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For the fourth week in a row, there’s a new face on the entry list in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. First there was Ty Dillon, younger brother of Austin, grandson of Richard Childress and competitor in the Nationwide Series, whose debut had been anticipated for months – if not years – at Atlanta Motor …

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Joey Gase to Make Sprint Cup Series Debut at Chicagoland Speedway

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After multiple years in the Nationwide Series, Joey Gase is getting set to make a jump to the big time. The 21-year-old driver plans to make his NASCAR Sprint Cup Series debut, racing for Go FAS Racing in the MyAFibStory.com 400 at Chicagoland Speedway on Sept. 14.  “I am very excited and thankful that Archie and the entire …

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