Ragan To Run Dale Jarrett Citgo Throwback Scheme For Darlington

David Ragan and CITGARD 700 will turn back the clock to NASCAR Hall of Famer Dale Jarrett’s first Cup series win for the upcoming “Throwback Weekend” at Darlington Raceway. Ragan’s Ford Fusion paint scheme for the Bojangles’ Southern 500 will pay tribute to the Ford Thunderbird that Jarrett drove to victory after a closing-laps battle with Davey Allison at Michigan International Speedway on Aug. 18, 1991. Ragan, Jarrett, and David Ratliff, representing the CITGARD brand, unveiled the No. 38 CITGARD 700 Ford throwback design Thursday at the NASCAR Hall of Fame.

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Front Row Motorsports, Leavine Family Racing Legit Sleepers This Weekend in Bristol

We have definitely seen a few Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series drivers separate themselves from the pack as favorites. Kyle Busch, Kurt Busch, Ricky Stenhouse Jr. and a few others come to mind. But, there are some solid sleeper picks out there, a few have inched closer to the favorite rankings. Both Front Row Motorsports cars as well as Leavine Family Racing’s Kasey Kahne are there. Yes, they’re the top sleepers and this isn’t on a restrictor plate track. Lets start with FRM. 

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Michael McDowell Quietly Getting The Job Done This Weekend in Vegas

LAS VEGAS, NV – I think if most people gave you a list of all 37 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series drivers that are starting Sunday’s Pennzoil 400 (3:30 p.m. ET/FOX/PRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio) and had you rank them among five favorites and five sleepers, Michael McDowell’s name likely wouldn’t come up on either list. His name isn’t even on the board as possible drivers to bet, as he’s part of the “field” at 500/1. Since we’re at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway anyways, McDowell is showing that he could possibly make…

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David Ragan To Make 400th Career Cup Start This Weekend in Atlanta

David Ragan’s 400th start in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series couldn’t come at a better place. The Unadilla, Ga., native will celebrate the career milestone on Feb. 25 at his home track of Atlanta Motor Speedway. Some special friends are joining in the celebration, including the Georgia General Assembly. Ragan and track president Ed Clark will attend a ceremony on Thursday morning at the Capitol in Atlanta, where the legislature will issue a proclamation honoring Ragan’s achievement. Some long-time fans will also be in Atlanta to mark the milestone.…

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Front Row Motorsports Sleeper Team To Watch For Sunday’s Daytona 500

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla – Now that most of the preliminary stuff is behind us, the full focus for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series is on the 60th annual Daytona 500 (2:30 p.m. ET/FOX/MRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio). The big storyline leading up to the season opener at the Daytona International Speedway is how the race itself will be run. Right now, no one really knows. It’s a big question mark. One thing that we do know, is that the Ford camp will be strong. They’ve been the class of the field during…

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Shriners Hospitals for Children, 1000bulbs.com To Sponsor Ragan In 2018

Shriners Hospitals for Children will once again sponsor David Ragan and Front Row Motorsports’ (FRM) No. 38 Ford Fusion in 2018.  Shriners Hospitals for Children will be the primary sponsor of Ragan during three Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series races: Dover International Speedway on May 6, Daytona International Speedway on July 7 and Bristol Motor Speedway on August 18. For a third consecutive year, Shriners Hospitals for Children will support the on-track efforts of Ragan, who has a close relationship with the health care system.  Ragan has been a member…

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Love’s Travel Stops To Sponsor McDowell For 18 Races In 2018, Finley Named Crew Chief

The Love’s Travel Stops and Front Row Motorsports partnership will extend into a sixth season in 2018. The familiar yellow and red Love’s paint scheme will return to the No. 34 Ford Fusion for 18 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series races with driver Michael McDowell. The Oklahoma City, Okla.-based company will adorn the No. 34 for a half-season schedule that includes the season-opening Daytona 500, both races at the company’s home track of Texas Motor Speedway, the Bristol Night Race and the Darlington Raceway throwback weekend. 

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Landon Cassill Not Returning To Front Row Motorsports For 2018

JeffGluck.com first reported it, now the team has since confirmed it, as Landon Cassill won’t be returning to Front Row Motorsports for the 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season. Cassill, 28, is in his second year with the team. Since joining FRM for the start of the 2016 Cup season, the Iowa native has a best finish of 11th with the team. That came in May of 2016 at the Talladega Superspeedway. Coincidentally enough, the series will race at the high banked 2.66-mile Alabama track this weekend. He will…

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Brandeis Back on No. 38 Ford This Weekend at Kentucky

Brandeis Machinery will be a new partner of Front Row Motorsports when it joins David Ragan’s No. 38 team for Saturday night’s Quaker State 400 at Kentucky Speedway. The Louisville-based company sells, services and rents heavy-duty equipment for industries including construction, mining, forestry, and scrap and waste material handling. Brandeis has partnered with Ragan in the past, but the Kentucky Monster Energy Cup Series event will be the first time the company will team up with Front Row Motorsports.

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David Ragan/Landon Cassill Back With Front Row Motorsports for 2017 NASCAR Season

Front Row Motorsports will have two familiar faces behind the wheels of its racecars in 2017. Landon Cassill will return to the team and drive the No. 34 Ford after an impressive first season with the team in 2016. David Ragan, who drove for the Statesville-based organization from 2012 to 2015 and earned its first win, will rejoin the team to drive the No. 38 Ford. The team will continue its technical alliance with Roush Fenway Racing and its engine program with Roush Yates Engines. The 27-year-old Cassill earned seven…

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