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Fire on Fridays: Following Daytona Win, Can William Byron Break Out?

It took him 97 races, but William Byron finally wound up in NASCAR Cup Series victory lane last weekend at Daytona International Speedway. On the surface, it’s a bit of a question mark as to why a driver who won in his fourth-ever NASCAR national series start, who went on to …

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Frontstretch Podcast: Intensity in Daytona, Justin Haley Reflects on Xfinity Win

Subscribe: iTunes In this week’s edition of the Frontstretch Podcast, Dustin Albino and Mike Neff discuss an intensity-filled weekend of racing at Daytona International Speedway, while debating if the race should remain the regular-season finale for the NASCAR Cup Series (spoiler: one says yes, the other didn’t enjoy the race). William Byron solidified his spot …

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Stock Car Scoop: William Byron, Aric Almirola Sign Contract Extensions

Two NASCAR playoff drivers signed contract extensions with their current teams. Which two drivers are they? Find out in this edition of Stock Car Scoop. Frontstretch‘s newest podcast focused on the motorsports news of the week also has news on which race Kyle Busch will run for his final Xfinity …

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William Byron Signs With Hendrick Motorsports Through 2022

NASCAR Cup Series driver William Byron announced Sept. 1 that he has signed with Hendrick  Motorsports through 2022, extending his tenure at the team for an additional two years. Byron, who just days ago scored his first career win in the regular-season finale at Daytona, shared a video on Twitter …

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Stock Car Scoop: William Byron Wins at Daytona, Jimmie Johnson Misses Playoffs

William Byron won the Coke Zero Sugar 400 at Daytona International Speedway on Saturday night, Aug. 29, to clinch his spot in the NASCAR Cup Series playoffs. What did he say after his first career victory at the sport’s top level? Find out in this edition of Stock Car Scoop. …

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NASCAR Stat Sheet: Daniel Suarez’s Big Moment In Daytona Regular Season Finale

NASCAR superspeedway racing is typically edge-of-your-seat, thrilling competition mixed with a ton of calamity and crunched-up sheet metal. This weekend was no different as the Cup Series regular season finale at Daytona International Speedway lived up to the hype Saturday (Aug. 29) in setting the remainder of the 16-driver playoff …

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