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Ryan Blaney, William Byron Lead Charlotte XFINITY Practices

Ryan Blaney and William Byron were the fastest in the two NASCAR XFINITY Series practices held Thursday (May 25) at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Blaney, driving the No. 12 Ford for Team Penske this week, put down a blistering lap of 182.834 mph to claim the opening practice. Brennan Poole (182.642 …

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NASCAR’s Top Talent Scouts: Who’s Got the No. 1 Draft Pick?

NASCAR’s Dale Earnhardt Jr. news cycle finally got trumped in the sporting world by Thursday night’s NFL draft. As you read this, stories are popping up over names like Mitch Trubisky, Jabrill Peppers and I-can’t-remember-his-name-but-god-he-better-help-my-team. It’s a reminder for all that life must go on. At Hendrick Motorsports, those words ring …

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XFINITY Breakdown: Erik Jones Cruises to Victory in Texas

At the site of his first career XFINITY Series victory in 2015, Erik Jones is always a factor at Texas Motor Speedway. In Saturday’s My Bariatric Solutions 300, the 20-year-old proved just that. Starting from second position, it didn’t take Jones long to find the lead. Once he went around …

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XFINITY Breakdown: Kyle Busch Takes a Bow Late in Race to Win Atlanta

After winning the pole for Saturday’s Rinnai 250 at Atlanta Motor Speedway, Kyle Busch was a non-factor for much of the race, hovering inside the top five. Other Cup Series veterans, such as Kevin Harvick and Brad Keselowski, went on to dominate the majority of the event. It was the …

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William Byron Secures Top-10 Finish in XFINITY Series Debut

William Byron sat on pit road with his JR Motorsports crew with a giant smile across his face, ecstatic to start his NASCAR XFINITY Series career with a top-10 finish. His brand new No. 9 Chevrolet came home relatively clean compared to teammates Michael Annett and Elliott Sadler, who each …

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4 Burning Questions: Will Hendrick Motorsports Keep It Straight in Daytona 500?

Will Hendrick Motorsports Keep It Straight in Daytona 500? The dubious tone from Dale Earnhardt Jr. during Sunday (Feb. 19)’s Advance Auto Parts Clash at Daytona International Speedway spoke volumes about how the rest of Speedweeks may go for Hendrick Motorsports. Despite sweeping the front row for Sunday’s Daytona 500, …

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Eyes on XFINITY: 5 Things to Watch for in 2017

Coming off a season that saw the inaugural Chase for the NASCAR XFINITY Series championship, year two of the format has a lot of hype behind it. Over the off-season, NASCAR announced enhancements that would be implemented throughout the top three touring divisions, not just the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series. …

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