Martin Truex Jr. takes the checkered flag to advance to Round 2 in the NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs. Photo by Alan Marler/Harold Hinson Photography

Martin Truex Jr. wins Playoff race at Richmond Raceway

By Holly Cain NASCAR Wire Service Martin Truex Jr. received a penalty on the opening lap of the race for crossing the start/finish line in front of polesitter Denny Hamlin at the green flag. But 400 laps later Truex led the field across the line again – this time as the race winner of Saturday […]

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Nemechek Validates Sam Hunt Racing’s Speed with Richmond Top-Five

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer John Hunter Nemechek scored a top-five finish for Sam Hunt Racing (SHR) at Richmond Raceway, validating the organization’s speed in the process. The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series playoff driver joined SHR during an off weekend for the Truck Series. Nemechek ran inside the top-10 throughout much of the Go […]

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Truex Overcomes Adversity to Earn Top-Five at Darlington

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer DARLINGTON, S.C. – A loose wheel and a pit road speeding penalty couldn’t stop Martin Truex Jr. from scoring a top-five finish in the Cook Out Southern 500. In Stage 2 at Darlington Raceway, Truex pitted with a loose wheel. An untimely debris caution trapped the No. 19 Bass Pro […]

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From ‘Construction Site to Racetrack’ Xfinity Drivers React to Darlington ‘Grip Strip’

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer Drivers from the NASCAR Xfinity Series had mixed reactions to the repaved ‘grip strip’ in Turn 2 of Darlington Raceway. Several weeks prior to the Sport Clips / VFW Help a Hero 200 at ‘The Track Too Tough to Tame,’ track officials unveiled a repaving of the racing surface in […]

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Denny Hamlin’s Regular-Season Championship Now in Hot Water

By: Zach Catanzareti, Staff Writer The difference a summer stretch can make. In the battle for the 2021 regular-season championship — a title given to the point leader at the end of the regular season’s 26th and final race — it couldn’t be any closer with just three races left to run. For Denny Hamlin, […]

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Harrison Burton Keeping Focus on Xfinity With Cup on Horizon

By: Zach Catanzareti, Staff Writer Harrison Burton is making the “big jump” in 2022. That being the infamous step into a rookie NASCAR Cup Series season. And as if that isn’t intimidating enough, the 20-year-old will be representing the oldest team in the sport, Wood Brothers Racing and their famed No. 21 Ford. Announced in […]

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Ty Gibbs Reflects on Season So Far; Talks Current Goal in ARCA Menards Series

By Christian Koelle, Staff Writer Ty Gibbs has been without a doubt the guy when it comes to the ARCA Menards Series this season.  Currently holding a series-leading seven victories and a seven-point lead over Corey Heim as the series heads to Watkins Glen. He’ll make start number 40 on Friday, and so far has […]

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