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Thinkin’ Dirty: 2021 Prime Solutions 50 at Muskingum County

Tim McCreadie wins the 2021 Nininger Tribute Race at Eldora Speedway. Victory Lane Photo: World Racing Group

Photo Credit - World Racing Group

The Headline(s) The Hell Tour leaders surge ahead only to stop themselves, the Posse defends their turf and Tim McCreadie keeps Superman at bay. Our Feature Spotlights Thursday, July 1, 2021 Spotlight: 2021 DIRTcar Summernationals Where: Davenport Speedway – Davenport, Iowa (streamed on DirtVision) Why We Chose It: At $5,000-to-win, Thursday’s highest-paying race that wasn’t …

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Return to Racing in South Dakota Was Therapeutic to Kenny Wallace During Coronavirus Pandemic

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(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

In what was a surprise to some, both Raceway Park and Park Jefferson International Speedway, located in Jefferson, S.D., held dirt races over the weekend, the first oval-track action since the coronavirus outbreak in mid-March. On Saturday (April 25), Park Jefferson played host to racing’s return with an event called the Open Wheel Nationals. Both …

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Thinkin’ Out Loud: Brad Keselowski Drops Malachi Crunch on the Talladega Demo Derby for Second Win of the Season

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(Photo: John Harrleson / NKP)

Who’s in the headline – Brad Keselowski won his first Cup race at Talladega in 2009. While he isn’t mentioned in the same breaths with Jeff Gordon, Dale Earnhardt or Tony Stewart when plate racing prowess is discussed, the bottom line is he won his fourth plate race at Talladega on Sunday. Even though the …

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Tweet ‘N’ Greet: Tony Stewart Chooses Interesting Costume for Halloween

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(Photo: CIA Stock Photo, Inc. ©2015)

https://twitter.com/VitoPugliese/status/661679672061640708 Twitter is full of everyone from fans, media, drivers and everyone in between sharing their opinions on Matt Kenseth‘s two-race suspension. Regardless of which side you stand on for both incidents, this simplified breakdown from our own Vito Pugliese says it all. It’s #NationalSandwichDay!! I’m getting a @jimmyjohns #10 no tomato to celebrate. pic.twitter.com/356Gz9bknY — …

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Holding a Pretty Wheel: Thank You, Kenny Wallace

Kenny Wallace hits Victory Lane at the Action Track in Terre Haute with a 2014 Summit Modified Nationals win Jimmy Dearing

(Photo: Jimmy Dearing)

If you watch a sport long enough, people come and go. Racing is no different; in the dozen or so years I’ve covered the NASCAR, drivers have entered this realm and left it – some with fanfare, many with barely a whisper. Some I’ve gotten to know over the years, others not as much. The …

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Eyes on Xfinity: Kenny Wallace Ready to Retire in Style

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Photo: Kenny Wallace

The infamous “R-word” is one that not many people like to hear. But after a few years of throwing it around, one driver is ready to end his career. In September, it will have been 27 years since Kenny Wallace made his debut in what was then the Busch Grand National Series for Dale Earnhardt …

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Kenny Wallace to Drive for Joe Gibbs Racing at Iowa

Kenny Wallace hits Victory Lane at the Action Track in Terre Haute with a 2014 Summit Modified Nationals win Jimmy Dearing

(Photo: Jimmy Dearing)

On Thursday, Kenny Wallace announced on his own Twitter feed that he has been tapped to drive the No. 20 Toyota Camry for Joe Gibbs Racing in the Xfinity Series U.S. Cellular 250 at Iowa Speedway. Naturally, the 51-year old veteran is very excited about the opportunity. I just received a BIG HONOR; "Kenny Wallace …

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Xfinity Series Breakdown: 2015 Winn Dixie 300 at Talladega

2015 Talladega I NXS Joey Logano woohoo credit NASCAR via Getty Images

(Photo: NASCAR via Getty Images)

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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Kenny Wallace to Sub for Brother Mike at Talladega for JGL Racing

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(Photo: JGL Racing)

It has not been the year that Mike Wallace planned for. Starting out the year for Premium Motorsports in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, he was left without a ride following the third race of the season. However, JGL Racing hired him to race at Daytona, and he was scheduled to run the No. 26 Toyota …

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Kenny Wallace Planning Limited XFINITY Series Run

Kenny Wallace hits Victory Lane at the Action Track in Terre Haute with a 2014 Summit Modified Nationals win Jimmy Dearing

(Photo: Jimmy Dearing)

He’s not done yet. Veteran NASCAR driver Kenny Wallace will return to the NASCAR XFINITY Series this season, albeit in a super part-time role. The veteran just announced the news via his Twitter page. He’ll be racing, as of now, both Iowa races in the XFINITY Series. YES, As of now BOTH Iowa Races ……. …

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