Truex, Elliott Battle Ends With Contact in Darlington

By: Zach Catanzareti, Staff Writer The finish of Sunday’s Cook Out Southern 500 from Darlington Raceway came down to two cars: Chase Elliott and Martin Truex Jr. And unfortunately for both of the night’s dominant drivers, it didn’t end with them up front. While racing nose-to-tail for the lead in the closing laps, Truex Jr. […]

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Derek Kraus Uses Pit Call to Grab 2nd in Darlington

By: Zach Catanzareti, Staff Writer With only two races left in the Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series regular season, Sunday at Darlington Raceway was a big day for Derek Kraus. The rookie, who entered the South Carolina Education Lottery 200 13 points behind the cutline of the series championship playoffs, made the most of […]

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Contact Costs Ross Chastain Darlington Xfinity Race

By: Zach Catanzareti, Staff Writer For the second time this season, it was a bump-filled run to the finish for the Xfinity Series at Darlington Raceway. This time, it was between Ross Chastain and Denny Hamlin. But unlike the May finish between Chase Briscoe and Kyle Busch, neither Chastain nor Hamlin scored the victory at […]

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All Eyes Forward for Clint Bowyer in 2020 Playoffs

By: Zach Catanzareti, Staff Writer Entering as the 13th seed in the 2020 NASCAR Cup Series playoffs, Clint Bowyer is not the statistical favorite to score the series title come November. However, the veteran driver, who’s in a contract year with Stewart-Haas Racing, may be the most eager to get things started Sunday at Darlington […]

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Bubba Wallace Nabs Top 5 in Late Daytona Comeback

By: Zach Catanzareti, Staff Writer Bubba Wallace sent shock waves through the Florida property when he sent his No. 43 Chevrolet three-wide for the lead with seven laps to go. And though an accident sparked just seconds later, Wallace wasn’t down and out just yet. While going for the lead in dramatic fashion, Wallace’s Richard […]

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DiBenedetto in, Johnson out of Playoffs Following Byron Victory

By: Zach Catanzareti, Staff Writer For the three drivers on the playoff bubble, the pressure couldn’t have been much higher in the final laps of Saturday’s Coke Zero 400 at Daytona International Speedway. Multiple late restarts, two Big Ones and only handfuls of points to spare. What else can you expect from a regular season […]

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Steve Phelps Comments on Inclusivity in NASCAR Ahead of Regular Season Finale

By: Zach Catanzareti Shortly before the running of Saturday night’s Coke Zero Sugar 400 from Daytona International Speedway, NASCAR president Steve Phelps joined NBC Sports to speak about the current efforts to stay inclusive in what has been a year of social change across the country. “The sports world, we saw some things that are […]

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Gray Gaulding Dodges Lead Crash for 2nd Place in Daytona

By: Zach Catanzareti, Staff Writer He may have only two starts to name in the 2020 Xfinity Series season, but Gray Gaulding has made his name heard. Following an eighth-place finish on his season debut at Talladega Superspeedway in June, the 22-year-old returned Friday night at Daytona International Speedway to finish second after a last-lap […]

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William Byron Scores 1st Top 5 in Crucial Dover Race

By: Zach Catanzareti, Staff Writer William Byron may have trailed playoff rival Jimmie Johnson at the checkered flag Sunday at Dover International Speedway, but it was a net gain for driver No. 24. Following a dreadful opening race of the Dover doubleheader weekend on Saturday (finishing 28th, three laps down), Byron and his Hendrick Motorsports […]

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