“Big 3” Looking To Rebound Sunday In Kansas, Why This Weeks Race Will See If They Will Be Factors For Championship

One of the most puzzling aspects of the 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series playoffs has been the absence of the “Big 3” in victory lane. Through the first five races of the postseason, just one of the races have seen them win. Kyle Busch won the second race of the playoffs at Richmond. Other than that, they’re 0-for-4. But, if you go back to the final three races of the regular season too, they’re just 1-for-8. Prior to that, the trio of Busch, Kevin Harvick and Martin Truex Jr.…

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Chevy May Be Down To Just Elliott After Sunday’s Race At Kansas, Bowman and Larson Have to Win

For much of the 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season, Kyle Larson was the top dog in the Chevrolet camp. See, the manufacturer debuted a new body style for this season replacing the SS with the Camaro. Unfortunately, they struggled to get a grasp with the new car. Through the first 21 races, they had just one win. That came on a restrictor plate race in the Daytona 500. Going into the playoffs, they found victory lane just twice in the first 26 races of the regular season. 

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Will Anyone Outside Of Playoff Cutoff Bump Their Way In At Kansas?

We’re down to the cutoff race of the Round of 12. If Sunday’s Hollywood Casino 400 (2 p.m. ET/NBC/MRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio) is anything like the last few 1.5-mile races that we’ve seen, then buckle up. We have 10 drivers going for six spots in this weekend’s Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at the Kansas Speedway. With where things stand though, there’s realistically only six drivers vying for two spots. Currently, Kevin Harvick (+63), Kyle Busch (+46), Joey Logano (+39), Kurt Busch (+30), Clint Bowyer (+21) and Martin Truex Jr.…

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Harvick Makes Late Race Pass To Win Wild KC Masterpiece 400 at Kansas

It shouldn’t come to a shock at all that Kevin Harvick and Martin Truex Jr. finished 1-2 in Saturday night’s KC Masterpiece 400 at the Kansas Speedway. After all, both have by far been the top two drivers on 1.5-mile tracks over the last few years. But, the big story is how they got there. Harvick passed Truex for the lead coming to the white flag and never looked back en route to his 42nd career Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series win. It was his 14th on a 1.5-mile track…

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Gragson Gets Emotional Victory In Kansas

After breaking down in tears when crashing last weekend at Dover while battling for the lead on the second to last lap, Noah Gragson backed it up with a NASCAR Camping World Truck Series victory on Friday night at the Kansas Speedway. Gragson, earned the pole for the race and dominated in leading 128 of the 167 laps en route to his second career Truck Series victory. The win makes him playoff bound too. 

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5 Favorites For Friday Night’s 37 Kind Days 250 (8:30 p.m. ET/FS1/MRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio) at Kansas

The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series ended a four week break last weekend at Dover and now has their sights set on the penultimate race of a three consecutive week stretch. Saturday’s 37 Kind Days 250 (8:30 p.m. ET/FS1/MRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio) will feature the return of Kyle Busch in the series as well as his teammate Brandon Jones. Will they be the ones to beat? Here are my five favorites. 

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5 Storylines For Saturday Night’s KC Masterpiece 400 (8 p.m. ET/FS1/MRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

The second primetime race of the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series schedule is upon us, as the stars in NASCAR’s premiere series will take to the Kansas Speedway this weekend for Saturday night’s KC Masterpiece 400 (8 p.m. ET/FS1/MRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio). Here are the top five storylines for this weekend’s race. 

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5 Storylines For Friday Night’s 37 Kind Days 250 (8:30 p.m. ET/FS1/MRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio) at Kansas

Friday night’s 37 Kind Days 250 (8:30 p.m. ET/FS1/MRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio) will be the second straight NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race after having four weeks off prior. That should spark some intense racing on the 1.5-mile Kansas Speedway this weekend. Here are the top five storylines surrounding this weekend’s race. 

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SHR Solid Threat To Win Saturday Night at Kansas

The Stewart-Haas Racing team has to be among the favorites to land in victory lane on Saturday night at the Kansas Speedway. After all, they’re among the top teams in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series in 2018 too. They just had three cars finish in the top five last weekend at Dover and all four in the top 11. But, at Kansas, they’re even better. 

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