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Abreu Headlines NASCAR’s ‘Next’ Stars

Rico Abreu, the reigning USAC national champion and winner of this year’s Chili Bowl, is among 12 drivers who were named to NASCAR’s latest “Next” class for emerging stars.

05/05/2015

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Dale Earnhardt Jr. Cruises To Win At Talladega

There’s something about Talladega Superspeedway — its ardent Earnhardt fans, the success his family has had at the track — that makes Dale Earnhardt Jr. feel a responsibility to put on a show.

05/04/2015

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Danica Patrick Losing GoDaddy As Primary Car Sponsor

The internet domain giant has decided to pull its NASCAR sponsorship of Patrick’s No. 10 Chevrolet, which is fielded by Stewart-Haas Racing.

04/29/2015

David Ragan, driver of the #18 M&M'S Crispy Toyota  (Photo by Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images)

David Ragan To Replace Vickers At MWR For Rest Of NASCAR Season

David Ragan will move to Michael Waltrip Racing next week and finish the season as the replacement driver for Brian Vickers.

04/28/2015

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NASCAR CEO Wants To Make Room For Busch

NASCAR chairman Brian France isn’t sure if Kyle Busch will be granted a waiver to be part of the chase, but said the sanctioning body would like to “accommodate” him.

04/24/2015

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Waltrip To Drive No. 55 At Talladega

Michael Waltrip will drive the No. 55 Toyota in next week’s race at Talladega Superspeedway in Alabama.

04/23/2015

Matt Kenseth, driver of the #20 Dollar General Toyota, poses in victory lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway on April 19, 2015 in Bristol, Tennessee. (Photo by Sean Gardner/Getty Images)

Matt Kenseth Ends 51-Race Drought At Rainy Bristol

Kenseth snapped a 51-race losing streak by holding off Jeff Gordon and Jimmie Johnson on one final restart in NASCAR’s determined effort to stage a complete race.

04/20/2015

The car of Kyle Busch, driver of the #54 Monster energy Toyota, is seen against a wall after crashing during the NASCAR XFINITY Series Alert Today Florida 300 at Daytona International Speedway on February 21, 2015 in Daytona Beach, Florida. Busch was transported to a local hospital with a lower body injury and will not race in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Daytona 500 tomorrow. (Photo by Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images)

Kyle Busch Has No Timetable For NASCAR Return After Daytona Wreck

Kyle Busch says he knew immediately that his right leg and left foot were broken when he crashed his car into a concrete wall at Daytona International Speedway.

04/15/2015

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Only Shove By Harvick This Time At Texas Comes On The Track

With 20 laps left in the Duck Commander 500 won by Jimmie Johnson, Kevin Harvick tapped the rear of Joey Logano’s car to push past the defending race winner.

04/12/2015

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Jimmie Johnson Gets 5th Sprint Cup Win At Texas

Jimmie Johnson was still chasing Jamie McMurray and Kevin Harvick, trying to get back in front as the laps wound down at Texas Motor Speedway.

04/12/2015

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NASCAR Fans Gather For Races At Texas Motor Speedway

NASCAR fans from across the U.S. have winded their way to Fort Worth this weekend for Friday night’s O’Reilly 300 and Saturday night’s Sprint Cup race.

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Tailgating At Texas Motor Speedway: 5 Fast Facts To Know Beforehand

NASCAR is back this Saturday with the Duck Commander 500 at Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth. It’s the season’s first night race and first trip to the Lone Star State.

04/09/2015