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Matt Kenseth Captures First Win Of 2017 At Phoenix; Brad Keselowski Hangs On For Final Spot In Championship 4

AVONDALE, Ariz. – Matt Kenseth passed Chase Elliott in the closing laps of the Can-Am 500 at Phoenix International Raceway on Sunday to earn his first win of the 2017 season. Brad Keselowski held on to capture the final spot

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THOMAS: The Spin Seen Around The World Isn’t Going To Hurt NASCAR’s TV Ratings

When Chase Elliott’s No 24 NAPA Chevrolet went flying into the outside wall during the closing laps of Sunday’s First Data 500 at Martinsville Speedway, my jaw dropped, as did everyone else’s who saw the crash in-person. After the race,

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Kyle Busch Punches Ticket To Homestead-Miami After Surviving Chaotic Finish At Martinsville

RIDGEWAY, Va. – Kyle Busch held off Martin Truex Jr. to win the First Data 500 at Martinsville Speedway after a chaotic last-lap in NASCAR Overtime on Sunday. The extra laps on Sunday came to fruition when Denny Hamlin made

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Brad Keselowski Survives Talladega To Win The Alabama 500 And Advance In The Playoffs

TALLADEGA, Ala. – Brad Keselowski won the race of attrition at Talladega Superspeedway in Sunday’s Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Alabama 500, capturing his fifth victory at the track and a berth in the Round of 8. Keselowski, driver of

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Organizational Test Ahead Of First Data 500 All About ‘Rhythm’

MARTINSVILLE, Va. – With 12 drivers on hand for a two-day NASCAR organizational test that began Tuesday, “rhythm” was the word of the day at Martinsville Speedway ahead of the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series’ visit to the track for the

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Martin Truex Jr. Wins Bank of America 500 In Overtime Finish At Charlotte Motor Speedway

CONCORD, N.C. – Martin Truex Jr. held off the field in NASCAR Overtime at Charlotte Motor Speedway to win the Bank of America 500, the first race of the Round of 12. Truex Jr. was on his way to the

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Kyle Busch Passes Chase Elliott In Final Laps At Dover To Win 42nd Career Cup Series Race

DOVER, Del. – Chase Elliott was on the verge of his first career victory until Kyle Busch passed him with just two laps to go to win the Apache Warrior 400 presented by Lucas Oil at Dover International Speedway. Elliott

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Jimmie Johnson And Chase Elliott Crash In Practice At New Hampshire Motor Speedway

LOUDON, N.H. – Hendrick Motorsports teammates, Jimmie Johnson and Chase Elliott destroyed their race cars in opening practice on Friday at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. On just his second lap of the day in opening practice, seven-time Monster Energy NASCAR Cup

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Martin Truex Jr. Kicks Off The NASCAR Playoffs With A Win At Chicagoland

JOLIET, Ill. – Martin Truex Jr. clenched his fifth win of the season during the Tale of the Turtles 400 at Chicagoland Speedway on Sunday. Truex claimed the first victory of the 2017 NASCAR Playoffs; however, this win did not

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Ka-Chow! Kyle Larson’s Lightning Fast Performance In Michigan Seals Second Win Of 2017

BROOKLYN, Mich. – Kyle Larson did his best impression of Pixar’s Lightning McQueen when he rocketed to the race lead and won the FireKeepers Casino 400 on Sunday at Michigan International Speedway. Entering Sunday’s event, Larson was one of the

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