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COLUMN: Looking At His Stats And Odds Makes Ryan Blaney A Solid Bet At Martinsville Speedway

By Jerry Jordan, Editor It feels great to be coming off a big win. I said “load up” on Denny Hamlin last week and it would pay off. It did, and I nailed my first winner in the regular season. I admit it wasn’t a pick that a lot of people supported overall because of […]

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Almirola caps off rollercoaster year with Top-10 at Phoenix

By Sarah Handy, Staff Writer  Stewart Haas Racing driver Aric Almirola saw an up and down year in his No. 10 Ford Mustang, but the Tampa, Florida native was able to cap off his rollercoaster of a season with a sixth-place finish at Phoenix Raceway.  Rolling off from the 18th starting start in Sunday’s season […]

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Ryan Ellis Returns to the Cup Series at Kansas; Welcomes Wilson Tire on board

By Sarah Handy, Staff Writer  It’s been almost five years since NASCAR driver Ryan Ellis has competed in the NASCAR Cup Series. However, that all changes at Kansas Speedway on October 24 when he makes his return to NASCAR’s top level. The 267-lap event will mark the first time the Virginia native races at the […]

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Keen Parts Fights Women’s Cancers with Ryan Ellis at Martinsville

Tom and Tj Keen of Keen Parts launch an initiative to support the fight against women’s cancers through their sponsorship of driver Ryan Ellis surrounding the NASCAR Xfinity Series race on October 30, 2021. Tom and Tj Keen of Keen Parts ( are launching a campaign in conjunction with their NASCAR sponsorship of driver Ryan […]

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Cram Racing Enterprises Welcomes Greene Concepts, Inc. and Be Water

A mutual connection and a chance email has blossomed into the start of an exciting new partnership. Dawson Cram and the #41 Cram Racing Enterprises team is proud to welcome Be Water on the #41 Chevy Silverado truck, beginning this weekend at Darlington Raceway. Greene Concepts, Inc. and their exciting new brand, Be Water, have […]

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Noah Gragson Returning to JR Motorsports in 2022

By Sarah Handy, Staff Writer Las Vegas native and two-time NASCAR Xfinity Series winner Noah Gragson will return to JR Motorsports and the No. 9 Chevrolet for the 2022 NXS season. 2022 will mark Gragson’s fourth season with the JR Motorsports organization. Also returning with the 23-year-old are partners Bass Pro Shops, TrueTimber Camo and […]

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Spencer Boyd to make 100th NASCAR start at COTA

By Sarah Handy, Staff Writer  Saturday’s NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Toyota Tundra 225 at Circuit of The Americas will mark a career milestone for Spencer Boyd. When the green flag waves on the ninth event of the season, Boyd will have made his 100th start across NASCAR’s top-three series. Freedom Warranty, a long-time sponsor […]

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Catching up with StarCom Racing’s Quin Houff

By Sarah Handy, Staff Writer  StarCom Racing’s Quin Houff recently spoke with our Sarah Handy about his second full-time season in the NASCAR Cup Series, iRacing, preparing for Kansas Speedway and much more.  Second season with StarCom Racing  Quin Houff entered the 2021 NASCAR Cup Series season having come off his rookie campaign at NASCAR’s […]

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Corey LaJoie: ‘Every week is going to be a better opportunity’

By Sarah Handy, Staff Writer Just one week ago, Spire Motorsports and NASCAR Cup Series driver Corey LaJoie brought home a top-10 finish in the season opener Daytona 500. Solid way to start the year with our @SpireMotorsport team. Always want a little more but p9 to start the year is what we like to […]

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Roper Racing to compete full-time in 2021 Camping World Truck Series

By Sarah Handy, Staff Writer NASCAR Camping World Truck Series driver and owner Cory Roper has announced that Roper Racing will run the full 2021 NCWTS schedule. The team based out of Mont Belvieu, TX will see Roper himself behind the wheel of the No. 04 Ford F-150 as the season kicks off on Friday […]

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