FOX to Make Pocono’s NASCAR XFINITY Series Broadcast All Driver

Media needs to be aware, professional athletes are coming for our jobs. Fox Sports announced from the Charlotte Motor Speedway on Friday that their NASCAR XFINITY Series broadcast on June 10 from the Pocono Raceway will be run broadcasted by current Monster Energy NASCAR cup Series drivers. This is the first time something like this has happened. 

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Clint Bowyer Leads the Rain Shortened Cup Practice at Talladega

The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series drivers were originally scheduled to have two practice sessions at the Talladega Superspeedway on Friday. Unfortunately, mother nature had other plans. Clint Bowyer led a brief practice session Friday at the 2.66-mile high banked Alabama track, turning a lap in his No. 14 Ford at 196.822 mph. Bowyer, turned the lap just before the red flag came out at 2:44 p.m. ET for rain after 13 minutes, 29 seconds of practice. Kevin Harvick was second in his No. 4 Stewart-Haas Racing Ford at 196.439…

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Mobil 1 The Grid Chronicles Clint Bowyer’s Move to Stewart-Haas Racing

Mobil 1 The Grid has done a great job of featuring multiple stories around the racing world. Today, they revealed a video chronicling Clint Bowyer’s move to Stewart-Haas Racing. Watch the video here Bowyer, has been very frustrated with how his last few years went with Michael Waltrip Racing, as well as his year last season when he had to wait before Tony Stewart retired. But, he’s now in Stewart’s vacated ride and competing at a high level again. The Kansas native, credits his relationship with new and former teammate…

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Winless Drivers to Watch This Weekend at Talladega

With NASCAR rewarding a Chase spot for all race winners now, its made the restrictor plate races during the regular season a crap shoot. These are three good chances for drivers who wouldn’t normally have a good chance of winning on a weekly basis, to reach victory lane and put themselves in the playoffs come September. Then, came the stages and playoff points available. It made Daytona back in February carnage. 

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Jimmie Johnson Wins Monday’s Rain Delayed Food City 500

Remember when we all were thinking Jimmie Johnson should be panicking? Johnson, had just one top 10 finish in the first six races of this year, and that was a ninth at Phoenix. But, he reached victory lane in the last race at Texas, and now today at Bristol, he won again. Johnson, did what he needed to do to win, just hang around until it’s go time. Kyle Larson, Joey Logano and Martin Truex Jr. dominated today’s Food City 500 in combining to lead 390 of the 500 laps, but there…

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SHR Puts 2 Cars in the Top 3 in Monday’s Food City 500

It didn’t start out as a good day for the Stewart-Haas Racing camp in Monday’s rain delayed Food City 500 at the Bristol (Tenn) Motor Speedway. Kurt Busch crashed early on and would limp home with a 25th place finish while Danica Patrick wrecked not too long after and came home 36th. Also, Clint Bowyer was struggling with the handling of his car early on, as his No. 14 Ford was far too free. Two wrecked race cars and a third one without much grip. But, when the dust settled, two of the four…

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Bowyer Doesn’t Like Repaves, But Calls Texas’ Change Necessary

If you poll the drivers in the NASCAR garage, they’d all agree that they’re prefer the series leaves the tracks alone. Most aren’t in favor of repaving a racing surface. By doing so, it makes passing so tough because the groove is smoother than normal which makes for quicker speeds without any drop off. Faster cars that are virtually not lifting without any tire drop off equals a parade. When tracks have character to it, that makes racing better. Hence the deal with the Atlanta Motor Speedway. But, when the…

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