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Who’s Hot and Who’s Not: Chase Elimination Edition

Sunday’s Sprint Cup contest at Dover served as the first Chase elimination inside NASCAR’s ten-race playoff. That means we had to say goodbye to four of the 16 drivers who, just a few short weeks ago believed they were the favorites to hold up the championship trophy in Homestead. As the Monster Mile showed us, despite a clean race Sunday …

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Kyle Larson Completes New Hampshire Practice Sweep

In the third and final Cup Series practice of the weekend Kyle Larson found himself on top, again. A speed of 132.577 mph claimed the top spot, edging out Denny Hamlin (132.549 mph) by .006 seconds. Those speeds left Larson, currently 15th in Chase points coming out swinging at New Hampshire Motor …

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Kyle Larson, Martin Truex, Jr. Tie in Cup Practice at New Hampshire

Kyle Larson and Martin Truex, Jr. tied atop the scoring pylon in the first practice Saturday morning at New Hampshire Motor Speedway in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. At a lap of 132.186 mph, the two Chase drivers were slightly faster than the rest of the Chase field. The first nine …

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Kyle Larson Leads Opening Cup Practice at New Hampshire

Late in opening practice, Kyle Larson posted the quickest lap of the session at New Hampshire Motor Speedway in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, at 135.941 mph. Coming up on the short end of the stick last weekend at Chicagoland Speedway, Chase Elliott was a bridesmaid again, this time pacing second at …

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Kyle Larson Sweeps Saturday Practices at Chicagoland

Kyle Larson rode a strong No. 42 Chevrolet to the top of the board in each of Saturday’s two NASCAR Sprint Cup Series practices at Chicagoland Speedway. Larson’s early 29.460-second lap kept him atop the charts for the majority of final practice for Sunday’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 400. Larson will …

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Thinkin’ Out Loud: Martin Truex Jr. Claims Second NASCAR Crown Jewel of 2016

Who’s in the headline: For the first time in his career, Martin Truex, Jr. has won multiple races in a single season. Kevin Harvick was the dominant car for the vast majority of Sunday night’s Southern 500, but pit road miscues put him behind in the final laps and he was unable to …

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