Chase Elliott, Joey Logano Lead Cup Practices on Saturday in Phoenix

Avondale, AZ – The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series drivers had just two more chances on Saturday morning from the Phoenix International Raceway to get their cars dialed in for Sunday’s Camping World 500 (3:30 p.m. ET/FOX/MRN). In the first practice session, Chase Elliott led the way with a speed of 135.977 mph in his No. 24 Chevrolet. Elliott, has had a strong weekend so far as he was fastest in practice on Friday and qualified his Hendrick Motorsports entry seventh for Sunday’s race. Joey Logano was second on the speed charts…

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Good Start to 2017 Season for NASCAR’s Young Guns

The youth movement is starting to really take shape at NASCAR’s premiere level. With recent stars like Jeff Gordon, Tony Stewart and Carl Edwards retiring, the younger drivers are finally getting their chance to shine and show what they’ve really got. After three races to this season, they’re doing just that. Four of the top six drivers in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series standings are 26 or younger in age. 24-year old Kyle Larson is really showing that he can be the championship contender that we all thought he…

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Elliott, Truex Lead Cup Practices on Saturday in Vegas

Martin Truex Jr. topped the leaderboard in the final Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series practice at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Saturday, logging a lap at 188.613 mph in his No. 78 Furniture Row Racing Toyota. Right behind him was Chase Elliott, who led Monster Energy Series practice earlier in the day, in the No. 24 Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet at 188.574 mph. Rounding out the top five were: Dale Earnhardt Jr. in the No. 88 Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet at 188.436 mph, Matt Kenseth in the No. 20 Joe Gibbs Racing…

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Brad Keselowski Wins Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 in Atlanta

Hampton, GA – Kevin Harvick was by far the most dominating driver all day in the Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500. Harvick, easily won the first two stages of the race and was in command when it counted at the end. He would exit pit road with 15 laps-to-go on the races final stop of the day in the end. One problem, he was the record setting 10th speeding penalty of the day. Harvick, was caught speeding which meant he had to give up the lead and go to the…

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Chase Elliott Leads the Way in Final Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Practice in Atlanta

Hampton, GA – The Georgia fans will have plenty to cheer about on Sunday afternoon, as their native son Chase Elliott (Dawsonville native) was fastest on Saturday in final practice for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at the Atlanta Motor Speedway. Elliott, turned a lap of 188.015 mph in his No. 24 Chevrolet to earn the top speed among the 39 starters for tomorrow’s Fords of Honor QuikTrip 500 (2:30 p.m. ET/FOX/PRN). With how last weeks Daytona 500 ended for Elliott, he’s eager and ready to get back…

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Briscoe/Bell Lead Camping World Truck Series Practice Sessions on Friday in Atlanta

Hampton, GA – It was an extremely busy day of track activity at the Atlanta Motor Speedway on Friday. There were seven practice sessions among all three of NASCAR’s top series’ to go along with Cup qualifying on Friday evening as well. Three of those seven practice sessions came from the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series drivers, as they took to the track for three practices around the 1.54-mile Georgia track. In the first session, rookie Chase Briscoe led the way with a speed of 181.082 mph in his No. 29…

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Heartbreak For NASCAR’s Youth Stars In Closing Laps of Daytona 500

Daytona Beach, Fla – With three laps to go in Sunday’s Daytona 500, the youth movement was well on their way to showing they’re here to belong in NASCAR’s top level. 21-year old Chase Elliott who was the pole sitter for today’s Daytona 500 and won his Duel on Thursday night, was leading the race. He was three laps away from his first career Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series victory. 24-year old Kyle Larson was running in third at the time while 23-year old Ryan Blaney was fifth. Unfortunately for…

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