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On-Track Debut Of Chevy Camaro For 2018 Cup Season Highlights Goodyear Tire Test

FORT WORTH, Texas – The following is an event recap with photo and video links from Tuesday’s Goodyear Tire test session at Texas Motor Speedway in preparation for the O’Reilly Auto Parts 500 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race on Sunday,

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Bubba Wallace To Drive Iconic No. 43 Ford While Almirola Recovers From Injury

MOORESVILLE, N.C. – Richard Petty Motorsports announced today that NASCAR XFINITY Series regular Darrell “Bubba” Wallace Jr. will pilot the No. 43 Ford while Aric Almirola recovers from his injuries. Wallace brings five years of NASCAR experience in both the

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Aric Almirola Released From Hospital But Sustains Injury In Kansas Speedway Crash

KANSAS CITY, Kan. – Richard Petty Motorsports’ Aric Almirola sustained a compression fracture to his T5 Vertebra in the Go Bowling 400 at Kansas Speedway on Saturday night. During a crash that brought out a caution on lap 201, a mechanical

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Martin Truex Jr. Capitalizes On Late-Race Restart To Win In Kansas

KANSAS CITY, Kan.– Martin Truex, Jr. dominated on a final restart with two laps remaining to take home his second Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series victory of the 2017 season in Saturday night’s Go Bowling 400 at Kansas Speedway. Truex

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Aric Almirola Wins Sparks Energy 300 At Talladega Superspeedway

TALLADEGA, Ala.– Aric Almirola held off the field in Saturday’s Sparks Energy 300 at Talladega Superspeedway to capture his third victory in the NASCAR XFINITY Series. The pack diced two and three-wide in the closing laps after a restart with

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Joey Logano Fastest In Daytona 500 Qualifying Practice

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Joey Logano topped the speed chart in Daytona 500 qualifying practice on Saturday with a lap of 46.604 seconds at 193.116 mph. Logano, the driver of the Team Penske No. 22 Shell/Pennzoil Ford Fusion has been

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After Further Review, Aric Almirola Edges Justin Allgaier In Wild Daytona Finish

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Florida native, Aric Almirola was declared the winner of Friday night’s Subway Firecracker 250 Powered by Coca-Cola, after NASCAR reviewed video, showing him edging Justin Allgaier  in a thrilling side-by-side battle, prior to the caution on the last lap. The win

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Jimmie Johnson, Aric Almirola Lead Thursday Vegas Test Sessions

Jimmie Johnson and Aric Almirola were the fastest drivers in each respective test session held at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Thursday. Johnson’s lap of 27.982 seconds led the way in the first session of the day while Almirola’s 27.988

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The Digital Dash Is A Step In The Right Direction For The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Throughout the 2016 season, drivers in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series will have a digital dash in their race cars. The days of running a stock dashboard equipped with a cigarette lighter are long gone. Over

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Aric Almirola, Trent Owens Focused On Making The 2016 Chase

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Following the cutoff race to the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup at Richmond International Raceway back in September of 2015, Richard Petty Motorsports’ Aric Almirola was 16th in the point standings. However, due to Kyle Busch’s

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