“I Just Didn’t Get The Job Done” Penalty, Crash With Hamlin Costs Kurt Busch Championship 4 Appearance

AVONDALE, AZ – The stage was set for Kurt Busch to march to the Homestead-Miami Speedway and compete for the 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series championship. In what likely will be his final season with Stewart-Haas Racing, there Busch was with likely being the lone representative of the team in the Championship 4. Kevin Harvick had a tire go down while leading on Lap 72. Clint Bowyer crashed on Lap 133. Martin Truex Jr. didn’t have a race winning car. Busch, he had the best car overall and took over…

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Moffitt Makes Daring Late Race Pass To Win Lucas Oil 150, Championship 4 Set

AVONDALE, AZ – Four drivers entered Friday night’s Lucas Oil 150 at the ISM Raceway vying for the final two NASCAR Camping World Truck Series spots into the Championship 4. It was fitting that heading down to the final laps, three of them were running 1-2-3. On the last restart of the race, Grant Enfinger restarted first but Noah Gragson was right beside. If Enfinger won, Gragson had to hope that Brett Moffitt lost at least four spots on the track. One problem, Moffitt was restarting third. On the drop…

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Busch Nearly Goes From 3 Laps Down To Victory But Crashes Out In The End

Kyle Busch was involved in the Lap 2 melee at the start of Saturday night’s Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race. He spun after starting the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at the Bristol (Tenn) Motor Speedway third and because he was in front of the field, he collected 14 other cars as a result. Busch, fell three laps down due to damage suffered on his No. 18 Toyota but somehow found his way back to the front. 

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Chevrolet, Most Notably Hendrick Motorsports Struggling So Far This Weekend In Kentucky

SPARTA, KY – Chevrolet has struggled as a whole during the 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season. While the year started off as good as it could with Austin Dillon winning the Daytona 500 for them, unfortunately, they haven’t reached victory lane in the 17 races since. Yes, Chevy has one win in 18 races this year. With a 1.5-mile track this weekend at the Kentucky Speedway, the odds of them contending for a win already weren’t too high. But, after two practice sessions and qualifying to set the field…

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Kurt Busch To Start On O’Reilly Auto Parts 500 (2 p.m. ET/FS1/PRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio) Pole Due To Rain

FORT WORTH, TX – Unfortunately, knockout qualifying for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at the Texas Motor Speedway on Sunday wasn’t much of a knockout format this evening. Lightning and rain affected the Dallas/Fort Worth area just after the opening round of the scheduled three round qualifying session had concluded. Due to that, the starting lineup for Sunday’s O’Reilly Auto Parts 500 (2 p.m. ET/FS1/PRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio) was set by the first round qualifying speeds. By virtue of that, Kurt Busch earned the top starting spot for Sunday’s race…

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NASCAR Drivers Pushing/Blocking Too Hard At End of Stage Breaks, Races On Plate Tracks

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla – Now that the 2018 Daytona Speedweeks is behind us, one thing was clear following the seven races at the Daytona International Speedway, drivers are pushing way too hard at the end of stage breaks or races. Take the ARCA Series season opener on Feb. 10, the race didn’t have stages, but the ending was an embarrassment. It took over an hour to run one lap. The Clash one day later was calm throughout the second half of the race, but a last lap crash ended it. The Duels…

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What To Expect Out Of The Duels, Daytona 500

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla – Depending on who you talk to, the Can Am Duels at Daytona on Thursday night and the 60th annual Daytona 500 on Sunday could be very compelling and built with excitement. But, they could also be very boring and following the leader parade like action. The reason? The new restrictor plate rules. There’s no ride height, so teams are trying out different set up packages. The only sample size we can base this off of at the moment, is how the Clash was raced last Sunday. The…

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5 Storylines For Friday Night’s JAG Metals 350 (8 p.m. ET/FS1/MRN) at Texas

The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series drivers get back to action this weekend following a thrilling race last weekend in Martinsville. Friday night’s JAG Metals 350 (8 p.m. ET/FS1/MRN) will certainly go a long way in determining who will be racing for the championship at Homestead in two weeks. Here are the top storylines for this weekend’s race. 

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5 Favorites For Friday Night’s JAG Metals 350 (8 p.m. ET/FS1/MRN) at Texas

The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series heads to the Texas Motor Speedway for the second time of the 2017 season. The annual fall pilgrimage to the 1.5-mile track is always intense. With that being said, who are the favorites for Friday night’s Jag Metals 350 (8 p.m. ET/FS1/MRN)? This list should help. 

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Keselowski Wins Wild Alabama 500

Talladega, Ala – The end of Sunday’s Alabama 500 looked like the ending to a demolition derby. Just 14 cars took the final green flag of the day on Lap 186, just three of them without damage. In the end, it was fitting that the one that didn’t have a dent on it would come out with the victory. Brad Keselowski passed Ryan Newman on the last lap and would win the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at the Talladega Superspeedway on Sunday afternoon. It was Keselowski’s fifth victory at…

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