Aric Almirola Races in 2021 Nascar Cup Championship Race at Phoenix Raceway. Photo by Rachel Schuoler / Kickin' The Tires

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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Quin Houff and the Post-Race Darlington Wheelchair Pit Stop

By Sarah Handy, Staff Writer Race for 500 miles? Check. Post-race wheelchair pit-stop to help a buddy out? Check. That’s exactly that StarCom Racing’s Quin Houff did following Sunday evening’s Cook Out Southern 500 from Darlington Raceway. The Story Aaron Grosskopf attended Sunday’s NASCAR Cup Series Cook Out Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway as a […]

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Corey LaJoie continues to stack pennies with back-to-back strong runs

By Sarah Handy, Staff Writer  Spire Motorsports driver Corey LaJoie continues to stack pennies as he’s earned back-to-back strong runs at Daytona and Darlington. Steady results and small details add up to something bigger. LaJoie’s pennies are stacked higher after back-to-back ‘We were here’ runs. Darlington Raceway marked the third consecutive week that the No. […]

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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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Quin Houff excited for Michigan; Recaps Indy Road Course

By Sarah Handy, Staff Writer  Last Sunday, Quin Houff and his StarCom Racing team rallied to finish 22nd in a wild NASCAR Cup Series race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway’s Road Course. Our Sarah Handy recently caught up with the driver to recap Indy and discuss this weekend’s race at Michigan.  Verizon 200 from Indy  It […]

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Mike D’s BBQ joins Hunter Smith for multiple DNQ Karting Series races

By Sarah Handy, Staff Writer Hunter Smith will sport new sponsor Mike D’s BBQ as he returns to the seat of the No. 35 Joey Gase Racing kart in the DNQ Karting Series tomorrow evening. Smith, the owner of FitStop Performance where he is a performance coach for motorsports athletes is no stranger to racing. […]

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Big week for Harrison Burton; Caps it off with top-five at Loudon

By Sarah Handy, Staff Writer  Loudon, N.H. — His teammate Christopher Bell may have found victory lane on Saturday afternoon, but Harrison Burton has had quite the week. A week he capped off with a solid fifth place finish at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. New Hampshire  Making just his second start at The Magic Mile, […]

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