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Noah Gragson wins Stage 1, crashes twice at Texas Motor Speedway

By Summer Bedgood, Managing Editor  Noah Gragson had high hopes coming into Saturday afternoon’s SRS Distribution 250 at Texas Motor Speedway. The JR Motorsports driver had already won two races so far in the 2022 NASCAR Xfinity Series season and had finished in the top 10 in his last three trips to Texas.  Gragson qualified […]

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Tyler Reddick takes Xfinity win at Texas; first series victory for Big Machine Racing

May 21, 2022 By Holly Cain NASCAR Wire Service FORT WORTH _ After running among the leaders all afternoon, Tyler Reddick took the point himself with a dramatic pass from third place with 31 laps remaining and held off the field to take the checkered flag in Saturday afternoon’s NASCAR Xfinity Series SRS Distribution 250 […]

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Josh Berry Takes Home the Checkered Flag at the Monster Mile

By Holly Cain, NASCAR Wire Service Josh Berry answered a runner-up finish last year at Dover (Del.) Motor Speedway with a victory Saturday in the A-Game 200 NASCAR Xfinity Series race at the track– holding off his JR Motorsports teammate Justin Allgaier by .604-seconds. Berry led the final 55 laps of the 200-lap race to […]

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ARCA West at Phoenix – Team Reactions and Analysis

By Vincent Delforge, special to KickinTheTires.net The first ARCA Menards West Series race of the year was combined with the national ARCA Menards Series. Taylor Gray, full-time ARCA Menards East Series driver, scored an emotional victory dedicated to his David Gilliland Racing team member Steven Stotts, who died in a tragic road accident three days before the race.  […]

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Noah Gragson continues hot streak with victory in Phoenix

March 12, 2022  By HOLLY CAIN NASCAR Wire Service Noah Gragson came heartbreakingly close a week ago to his first NASCAR Xfinity Series victory of the 2022 season. On Saturday, his No. 9 JR Motorsports Chevrolet left no doubt as to who would be hoisting the winner’s trophy. Gragson led 72 of the final 87 […]

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ARCA Menards West Series – Phoenix race preview

By Vincent Delforge, special to KickinTheTires.net Created in 1954, the West Series will begin its 69th season this Friday, March 11, 2022 and already the third under the aegis of the ARCA. This race will be combined with the ARCA Menards Series (Race No. 2) and will also be the setting for the first of 10 races at […]

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Ty Gibbs makes his own luck in Xfinity win at Las Vegas

March 5, 2022  By Holly Cain NASCAR Wire Service LAS VEGAS _ Ty Gibbs pulled away from the field on a restart with six laps remaining and held off the hometown favorite, Noah Gragson to claim his first NASCAR Xfinity Series win of the season in Saturday’s Alsco Uniforms 300 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. […]

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Josh Berry Dodges Triple Overtime Carnage for California Top Five

FONTANA, Calif. – In his debut at Auto Club Speedway, Josh Berry gives JR Motorsports their second top five result of the Performance Automotive Group 300 with a fourth place result. “We had really good pit stops,” Berry credited. “Our guys did a great job on pit road and got me some track position. We […]

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