Kenseth Isn’t Retiring, Circle K To Sponsor Him in 6 Races for 2017

Matt Kenseth and Joe Gibbs Racing welcomed new primary sponsor Circle K to the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series on Wednesday afternoon in an unveiling at the NASCAR Hall of Fame in Charlotte, North Carolina. Circle K will be the primary sponsor for six races on the No. 20 Toyota Camry in the sport’s top series, starting with next weekend’s Toyota Owners 400 at Richmond International Raceway. The company, one of the largest fuel and convenience retailers in the United States, will also be the primary sponsor on the No.…

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All the Information You Need for This Weekend’s Race in Bristol

For the eighth time of the 2017 season, the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series drivers will take to the track. This weekend, it’s a return to the short tracks with Sunday’s Food City 500 (2 p.m. ET/FOX/PRN) at the Bristol Motor Speedway. Racing at Bristol typically is edge of your seat good, but with the return of the bottom groove, it should make this weekend’s race even more interesting. 

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Kurt Busch Hoping for Early Bristol Success Again This Weekend

One upon a time, Kurt Busch was on track to be the king of Bristol. He finished 42nd and 25th respectively in his first two starts at the .533-mile Bristol Motor Speedway in 2001, but, in his third ever start at the high banked Tennessee track, Busch reached victory lane after starting 27th in that race. It was also his first career Cup victory, but in winning in just his third ever start at Bristol, he became the driver with the fewest starts at “Thunder Valley” to record his first win…

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What’s Acceptable for Bumping and Banging at Bristol?

The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series drivers head to “Thunder Valley” this weekend and will take on the daunting Bristol Motor Speedway. The two annual stops at the .533-mile Tennessee oval are always two of the most exciting races of the year, because when you fit 40 cars on a short bullring, it typically leads to carnage. With that being said, what is acceptable in terms of “bumping and banging” your way around the short track? When do you give and take and when do you send a message? “Well,…

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