Kenseth To Have Performance Plus As Sponsor At Kentucky and Richmond

Performance Plus will make its debut as the primary partner for NASCAR Champion driver Matt Kenseth this weekend at Kentucky Speedway. The premium motor oil brand – which is the official motor oil of Roush Fenway Racing and helps power all of the team’s engines – will also serve as Kenseth’s primary partner on the No. 6 Ford later this season at Richmond Raceway on Sept. 22. “I’m really excited to have Performance Plus Motor Oil on the car this weekend at Kentucky and later in the season at Richmond,”…

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2nd Generation Driver Jesse Little To Make Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Debut This Weekend In Kentucky

2nd generation NASCAR driver Jesse Little will make his Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series debut on Saturday night as Little will drive the No. 7 Chevrolet for Premium Motorsports in the Quaker State 400 (7:30 p.m. ET/NBCSN/PRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio) at the Kentucky Speedway. The car has been driven by Danica Patrick (Daytona 500) and Jeffrey Earnhardt last weekend as Earnhardt took it to a season best 11th place run in the Coke Zero Sugar 400 at the Daytona International Speedway. Kentucky is currently a one-race deal for the Sherrills Ford,…

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Daly To Replace Chaves For Toronto, Why Chaves Still Factors Into Teams’ Plans

INDIANAPOLIS – On Tuesday, the 2019 Verizon IndyCar Series silly season officially got underway. Harding Racing announced that they’ve replaced Gabby Chaves with Conor Daly for this weekend’s race in Toronto. The American will pilot the No. 88 Chevrolet along the streets of the Exhibition Place circuit in downtown Toronto. Daly, is a veteran of the Series, a driver with 40 career starts in five seasons. The 26 year-old has one podium finish.

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With 4 Street Course Wins In 2018, This Could Be The Weekend That Pulls The Honda’s Ahead Of The Penske’s In Toronto

After circling the Iowa Speedway last weekend, the Verizon IndyCar Series drivers show why they’re the most diverse racing series in the world. From a 7/8-mile oval last Sunday to a bumpy street course in downtown Toronto this Sunday, the drivers’ abilities have been put on full display over the last two weekends. Oh by the way, we’re in the thick of the championship race too. We’re 11 races down and have only six to go in the 2018 season. With there still being several drivers still in contention to…

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5 Storylines For Thursday Night’s Buckle Up in Your Truck 225 (7:30 p.m. ET/FS1/MRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series drivers are back in action this weekend for the second straight 1.5-mile track on the schedule. With that being said, here are the top five storylines for Thursday night’s Buckle Up in Your Truck 225 (7:30 p.m. ET/FS1/MRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio). 

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5 Storylines For Friday Night’s Alsco 300 (8 p.m. ET/NBCSN/PRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

The NASCAR XFINITY Series is in the midst of a long string of races as they went from the high banks of the Daytona International Speedway to a 1.5-mile track in Kentucky. There are a ton of storylines surrounding Friday night’s Alsco 300 (8 p.m. ET/NBCSN/PRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio). Here are the top five. 

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5 Storylines For Saturday Night’s Quaker State 400 (7:30 p.m. ET/NBCSN/PRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

The playoff race is heating up in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series as the second to last “wild card” race in the regular season concluded last Saturday night in Daytona. Now, other than a race at Watkins Glen next month, the race to be one of the 16 drivers in this year’s playoff field is on. Will we see a new winner for Saturday night’s Quaker State 400 (7:30 p.m. ET/NBCSN/PRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio) at the Kentucky Speedway?

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iRacing To Sponsor Brett Moffitt In Next Week’s Race at Eldora

Hattori Racing officials announced on Tuesday that iRacing, the leader in online sim racing, will sponsor Brett Moffitt’s No. 16 Toyota Tundra at Eldora Speedway on July 18th. As part of iRacing’s 10th anniversary, the partnership with HRE and Moffitt, a three-time race winner in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) this season, keeps the Grimes, Iowa native and former IMCA dirt modified driver in contention for the 2018 championship. “To have this support from iRacing to step up and partner with this race team is really special,” Moffitt…

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Bowman Leading Hendrick Charge As All 4 Drivers Sit On Or Near Playoff Bubble

I wrote earlier in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season, before it even begun actually, that the 2018 year could be a trying one for Hendrick Motorsports. Gone is Jeff Gordon, Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Kasey Kahne. Three veterans of the sport. Left for this year was Jimmie Johnson, a seven time champion but one coming off of his worst statistical year of his career and three drivers with zero combined wins on the Cup level. One, has literally just two full seasons coming through the NASCAR ladder and…

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