Earnhardt Jr. To Drive New Pace Truck For Daytona 500

Dale Earnhardt Jr. will find himself in a very familiar place at the 2019 Daytona 500: at the front of the pack. Earnhardt Jr., a two-time Daytona 500 winner, will drive the 2019 Chevrolet Silverado pace truck to lead the field to green for the 61st running of the ‘Great American Race.’ This is the first time the Daytona 500 will be paced by a pickup truck.“I’ve had a lot of fun and a lot of success at Daytona over the years, and now I can’t wait to get out…

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Claman DeMelo To Race For Belardi In Indy Lights For 2019

Zachary Claman DeMelo will return to the Indy Lights Series in 2019. After making nine IndyCar Series starts a year ago and one in the 2018 season, he moves back a step to hope to further his career.  On Tuesday, Belardi Auto Racing has announced that they have come to an agreement to have the 20 year old driver race a full season in the Indy Lights Series in 2019.  “I am very excited to be joining Belardi Auto Racing for the upcoming season,” Claman DeMelo said via a team…

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NASCAR Announces 2019 Start Times

NASCAR officials released start times on Tuesday for the 2019 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season.The most notable shift involves the playoffs opener at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, which will be a nighttime, primetime event next year. The 2019 slate for NASCAR’s top division features few other changes, save for a handful of 30- or 60-minute variations from the previous year’s schedule.“Moving the start time for the September race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway is fitting because it will deliver a better experience for our fans attending the race, and…

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