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ARCA West History: May 20, 2007, the 800th Race

By Vincent Delforge, special to KickinTheTires.net Step by step we are getting closer to the 1000th race. This time we are going to talk about the 800th race in the history of the current ARCA Menards West Series, then called the NASCAR West Series. The race was held on May 20, 2007 at Iowa Speedway located in Newton, […]

Denny Hamlin finished second in the NASCAR All-Star Race at Texas Motor Speedway for Joe Gibbs Racing. Photo by Rachel Schuoler.

Denny Hamlin Left With a Million Questions After NASCAR All Star Race Runner Up

FORT WORTH, Texas – With a pit strategy move, Denny Hamlin placed his Toyota Camry behind the rear bumper of Ryan Blaney for the million dollar victory. An overtime attempt sprinkled with not just one but two controversial calls by the sanctioning body left Hamlin with a million questions. “This isn’t a Denny Hamlin judgment […]

Ryan Blaney wins the 2022 NASCAR All-Star Race at Texas Motor Speedway. Photo by Rachel Schuoler.

Ryan Blaney Wins the 2022 NASCAR All-Star Race at Texas Motor Speedway

May 22, 2022 By Holly Cain NASCAR Wire Service FORT WORTH – Ryan Blaney won his first career NASCAR Cup Series All-Star Race Sunday night at Texas Motor Speedway earning a $1 million payday in the annual fan favorite non-points event. And he and his team celebrated twice. Blaney’s No. 12 Team Penske Ford ultimately […]

Josh Berry finishes seventh in the 2022 SRS Distribution 250 at Texas Motor Speedway for JR Motorsports in the NASCAR Xfinity Series. Photo by Rachel Schuoler.

Josh Berry Recovers from Mid-Race Spin for Texas Top 10

FORT WORTH, Texas – On the restart to begin the final stage of the SRS Distribution 250, teammates Justin Allgaier and Josh Berry battled side by side for the lead. Coming out of Turn 2, Berry lost control of his No. 8 Jarrett Industries Chevrolet Camaro and slid sideways across the lower half of the […]

NASCAR Xfinity Series driver Joe Graf. Photo by Rachel Schuoler/Kickin' the Tires

Joe Graf Jr.’s 23rd Place Finish Not Indicative Of His On-Track Performance At Texas Motor Speedway

Jerry Jordan, Editor FORT WORTH, Texas – It was a crazy day in the NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Texas Motor Speedway and several drivers suffered bad luck that left them with finishing positions that didn’t necessarily correspond with their performance on the track. That would be the case for Joe Graf Jr., who had […]

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‘Sim 2 Reality’ Not Just for Drivers: Noah Lewis

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer While some have used sim racing to enhance their motorsports career, others started their career on the virtual platform. Where Traxion.GG’s Justin Melillo used sim racing as a platform to enhance his career, TSJ Sports’ Noah Lewis started his broadcasting career in eSports. The Beginning for Noah Lewis The High […]

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eNASCAR Pro Battle: The Drivers’ Perspective

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer Normally, drivers in the eNASCAR Coca-Cola iRacing Series compete from their home, relatively isolated from distractions. The Pro Battle at the Carolina eSports Hub gave four drivers a different perspective while they competed at the virtual Kansas Speedway last week.  Briar LaPradd With the Carolina eSports Hub being the home […]