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William Byron To Compete In The NASCAR Cup Series For Hendrick Motorsports Beginning In 2018

CONCORD, N.C. – Record-breaking teenager William Byron will drive for 12-time NASCAR Cup Series champions Hendrick Motorsports beginning next season. He will debut at stock car racing’s highest level in the 2018 Daytona 500 and compete for rookie of the year

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Alex Bowman To Drive No. 88 Nationwide Chevrolet For NASCAR Champions Hendrick Motorsports In 2018

CONCORD, N.C. – One year after his impressive debut with Hendrick Motorsports, the team has named Alex Bowman full-time driver of the No. 88 Chevrolet in the NASCAR Cup Series with a 19-race majority sponsorship from Nationwide beginning in 2018. Bowman,

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PHOTOS: 2017 NASCAR Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The eighth class of the NASCAR Hall of Fame was inducted on Friday night in Uptown Charlotte. The 2017 NASCAR Hall of Fame class included Richard Childress, Rick Hendrick, Mark Martin, Raymond Parks and Benny Parsons. Hunter

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Jimmie Johnson Joins Richard Petty And Dale Earnhardt Sr. As A Seven-Time Champion In The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series

HOMESTEAD, Fla. – Jimmie Johnson made history on Sunday night at Homestead-Miami Speedway by joining Richard Petty and Dale Earnhardt Sr. as a seven-time champion in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series after winning the Ford EcoBoost 400. Johnson’s day certainly

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Jeff Gordon Returning as Earnhardt Jr’s Fill In for Indy and Pocono

NASCAR legend Jeff Gordon is coming out of retirement this weekend, filling in for the sidelined Dale Earnhardt Jr. for this weekend’s race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway and next weekend’s race at Pocono Raceway. Earnhardt Jr. sat out of last weekend’s

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NASCAR Announces The 2017 Hall Of Fame Class

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – On Wednesday, NASCAR announced that Richard Childress, Rick Hendrick, Mark Martin, Raymond Parks and Benny Parsons will be inducted into the NASCAR Hall of Fame in 2017. Among the 20 nominees, the NASCAR Hall of Fame Voting

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Jimmie Johnson Ties Dale Earnhardt Sr. On All-Time Wins List With Win In Atlanta

HAMPTON, Ga. – Jimmie Johnson won his 76th career NASCAR Sprint Cup Series victory on Sunday in the Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway in overtime. Johnson led 52 laps throughout the afternoon, and with the win,

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Rick Hendrick, Joe Gibbs And Al Unser Sr. Inducted Into NMPA Hall of Fame

Concord, N.C – The National Motorsports Press Association (NMPA) held its annual conference on Jan. 16-17 in Concord, N.C. Motorsports correspondents from around the country met and planned for the upcoming 2016 season and also recognized select members in writing,

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Hard Work And Dedication Places Terry Labonte Into The NASCAR Hall Of Fame

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Terry Labonte, 1984 and 1996 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion had to move 1,200 miles just to make it to NASCAR country, but on Saturday afternoon, all of his hard work and dedication placed the Texan into the

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