Andretti Paces Day 2 Of Indy 500 Practice, As Drivers Now Say Passing Will Be Tougher This Year

INDIANAPOLIS – The fastest speeds of the month occurred on Day 2 of Indianapolis 500 practice, as all 35 drivers took to the famed 2.5-mile Indianapolis Motor Speedway and turned 3,349 laps on a nice Wednesday afternoon of practice. As you can tell by the high number of laps turned, the track was a busy place for most of the day. Most of the drivers decided to work in drafting conditions, as with the boost levels for qualifying not getting turned up until Friday, they all felt it was best to…

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After Larson’s Penalty, It’s Time For NASCAR To Take a Larger Stance On Penalties

We all knew it was coming and on Tuesday afternoon, NASCAR released their penalty report from last weekend’s competition at the Kansas Speedway. Kyle Larson became the latest recipient of a L-1 penalty from NASCAR. This one, was obvious. Larson’s rear window on his No. 42 Chevrolet was caved in. TV cameras caught it late in the race. Larson and his team blamed it as “crash damage.” Other pictures and video evidence say otherwise. There’s plenty of proof out there that the caved in part of his rear window was…

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Hertz Joins Hendrick Motorsports, To Sponsor William Byron

Last Saturday, William Byron said a crash at the Kansas Speedway hurt a lot. On Wednesday, he found a sponsor pertaining to that work. Sorry, for the bad play on words. The Hertz Corporation, one of the world’s largest vehicle rental companies, has joined 12-time NASCAR Cup Series champions Hendrick Motorsports as a primary sponsor of leading rookie of the year contender William Byron and his iconic No. 24 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 team beginning in 2018. As part of the two-year agreement, Hertz will be primary sponsor of the No.…

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