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Three Cup drivers will reach career start milestones at Sonoma

Three Cup drivers will reach career start milestones when the series visits Sonoma Raceway this weekend.<p>Ryan Newman leads the way with his 600th Cup …

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NASCAR America: Five laps that define 2018

With 11 races remaining until the playoffs begin, there are still 10 spots open for a driver to race his way into championship contention.<p>Four …

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INDYCAR: KOHLER Grand Prix at Road America Fast Facts

After a weekend off, the Verizon IndyCar Series resumes with the 10th race of its 17-race 2018 season.<p>This weekend, the series visits one of the most …

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Indianapolis Motor Speedway to hold dirt-track race on NASCAR Brickyard weekend

INDIANAPOLIS — Indianapolis Motor Speedway continues in its dogged effort to nurse the Brickyard 400 back to health.<p>Its latest endeavor, track president Doug Boles confirmed Tuesday, is to host a USAC dirt track race to kick off the NASCAR race weekend (Sept. 6-9).<p>In recent years, Brickyard …

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Q&A: What does winner Scott Dixon expect when at IndyCar's race at Road America?

MILWAUKEE — Change is inevitable in racing from year to year, but the off-season adjustments in IndyCar with a move to a common aerodynamics package for Honda- and Chevrolet-powered cars were more than a simple little tweak.<p>The car looks more streamlined with a lower engine cover, a bit of a …

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How some NASCAR fans are building friendships by taking life on the road

They travel from speedway to speedway, hauling all the comforts of home, including sometimes their pets and almost always a survivalist’s stash of food.<p>NASCAR nomads, as one group calls itself.<p>Even in the current environment, with crowds in grandstands at some NASCAR tracks down significantly, …

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Justin Allgaier dominates at Iowa Speedway for second Xfinity win of season

NEWTON, Iowa (AP) — Justin Allgaier won all three stages and the NASCAR Xfinity Series race Sunday at Iowa Speedway for his second victory of the season.<p>Racing for Dale Earnhardt Jr. in JR Motorsports’ No. 7 Chevrolet Camaro, Allgaier led 182 of 250 laps and survived an unlucky late caution by …

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Matt Kenseth confirmed for 10 more races by Roush Fenway Racing

Roush Fenway Racing announced 10 more races in the No. 6 Ford for Matt Kenseth, who has been sharing the ride with Trevor Bayne since returning to …

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NASCAR releases 2019 Xfinity, Truck Series schedules | NASCAR.com

NASCAR released the 2019 NASCAR Xfinity Series and NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series schedules on Wednesday.<p>Both series begin their respective …

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Ryan: Untangling a caution flag with many layers at Michigan

It was completely normal … and yet in another way, it also was wholly unprecedented.<p>In untangling what happened between the first and second stages …

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Eckes to make debut with KBM at Iowa

Christian Eckes will make his NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) debut for Kyle Busch Motorsports (KBM) in the M&M's 200 at Iowa Speedway …

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Clint Bowyer’s journey to 10 Cup wins second longest in series history

If not for a well-timed bout of rain Sunday, Clint Bowyer might still be sitting at nine career Cup wins.<p>But Mother Nature did the No. 14 team a …

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See full pit stats from Michigan

FireKeepers Casino 400 (Michigan International Speedway)<p>Advance Auto Parts Clash (Daytona International Speedway)<p>Can-Am Duel 1 (Daytona International …

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American Ethanol Green Flag Restart Award: Latest updates

American Ethanol gets the green flag every time a NASCAR engine starts, keeping the sport running on high-performance Sunoco Green E15 fuel since …

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NASCAR's conundrum: Cup Drivers want speed, fans clamor for excitement

The push and pull of modern stock car racing were on full display Sunday at Michigan International Speedway, only a few laps from the automotive motherland of Detroit.<p>The appearance of a new aerodynamic/engine package at Charlotte Motor Speedway last month created a “be careful what you wish for” …

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Is Kyle Larson the favorite to win at MIS? History says yes

Kyle Larson doesn’t view himself as the favorite to win Sunday's FireKeepers Casino 400, even though he’s won the last three Monster Energy NASCAR …

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IndyCar: 2018 DXC Technology 600 entry list

The ninth race of the 2018 IndyCar season is the DXC Technology 600 at Texas Motor Speedway. Here is the entry list for that race.<p>The DXC Technology …

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IndyCar Texas Qualifying Results: Josef Newgarden leads Team Penske sweep

Team Penske continued its dominance at Texas Motor Speedway, sweeping the top three spots in qualifications for the DXC Technology 600 Friday.<p>Josef …

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Other Sports: Ed Carpenter gets back to racing at Texas Motor Speedway | SportsDay

There are two Ed Carpenters.<p>There is Ed Carpenter, the owner of an eponymous two-car team in the Verizon IndyCar Series. His days are full.<p>"The …

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Windsor: Roger Penske doesn't want a fight, he just wants the Detroit Grand Prix to stay

When the sun sets over Belle Isle on Sunday evening, some 100,000 race fans will have squeezed onto the western edge of Detroit's most iconic park to watch the Detroit Grand Prix the last four days.<p>They can thank Roger Penske.<p>Though not everyone who loves Belle Isle feels grateful. Some see the …

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Martin Truex Jr. takes Pocono Cup race for second win of the season

LONG POND, Pa. – Highlights of Sunday’s Pocono 400 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Pocono Raceway as the second half of the regular season begins:<p><b>WINNER:</b> Martin Truex Jr., taking advantage of a spate of cautions near the end of the race, held on to win Sunday’s Pocono 400 for his second …

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Will NASCAR All-Star aero/engine package expand to points races? The debate rages

LONG POND, Pa. – The very different aerodynamic/engine package used by NASCAR in the Monster Energy All-Star Race two weeks ago at Charlotte Motor Speedway continues to stir debate both inside and outside garage areas.<p>It’s not too much of an oversimplification to say that fans generally loved it …

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IndyCar: Team Oval Power Rankings after 2018 Indianapolis 500

The second of six oval races on the 2018 IndyCar schedule is in the books. How do the teams stack up against one another at this point in the …

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Team Penske dominates DXC Technology 600 qualifying

FORT WORTH, Texas – Team Penske continued its dominance at Texas Motor Speedway, sweeping the top three spots in qualifications for the DXC …

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IndyCar: Driver Oval Power Rankings after 2018 Indianapolis 500

How do the 21 full-time oval drivers stack up following the second IndyCar oval race of the season, the Indianapolis 500?<p>The second oval race of the …

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At 33, Kyle Busch has accomplished much, but his resume has one big hole

LONG POND, Pa. – Kyle Busch is only 33 years old, but he has accomplished virtually everything he might have listed on a “to do” list when he started driving race cars as a teenager.<p>He has won 47 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series races, and his victories in the Xfinity (91) and Camping World Truck …

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Halfway home, Harvick, Kyle Busch set Cup Series pace, winning nine of 13 races

The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series regular season is at its halfway point, and it’s clear that there are two divisions of competition — the Kevin Harvick/Kyle Busch division, and everybody else.<p>Through 13 races, Harvick, 42, and Busch, 33, have combined to win nine times. Each has finished out of …

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Roundtable: New schedules and NASCAR fan obligations

<i>With the news that NASCAR (might) be for sale, we decided to take a big step. No, we’re not buying NASCAR, but if all of you want to throw in on a</i> …

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NASCAR adds tire tests at Texas, Phoenix

In an update to the rule book, NASCAR is adding tire tests Aug. 14-15 at Texas Motor Speedway and Oct. 2-3 at ISM Raceway in Arizona.<p>The Texas tire …

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INDYCAR: Fast Facts for this weekend’s Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix

Here’s what you need to know about this weekend’s pair of IndyCar races in the Chevrolet Dual in Detroit Grand Prix on Belle Isle (<i>information</i> …

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