Busch, Harvick, Truex Leaps and Bounds Ahead Of Everyone Else In 2018

Parity is normally high in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series. We’d threaten to have 16 winners heading into the playoffs each of the last two years. But, in 2018, three drivers have combined to win seven of the nine races. If you’re looking at a favorite to win the 2018 Cup championship, look no further than Kyle Busch, Kevin Harvick or Martin Truex Jr. That trio of drivers are the ones everyone is trying to beat right now. The problem is, no one has enough speed to catch them.…

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SHR Cars Start Richmond Race Strong, Fall Back In The End

The start of Saturday night’s Toyota Owners 400 at the Richmond Raceway looked like the winner would come from the Stewart-Haas Racing camp. While Martin Truex Jr. started from the pole and led the opening 38 laps of competition, Joey Logano and the Fords quickly struck. Logano, would lead the next 73 laps, but his main challengers would come from the Stewart-Haas Racing camp. Kurt Busch passed Logano for the lead on Lap 112 and would lead the ensuring 58 laps. Clint Bowyer would pass Busch shortly after and take…

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Stewart-Haas Racing Among Teams To Watch This Weekend in Richmond

Joe Gibbs Racing are obviously the easy favorites to win Saturday night’s Toyota Owners 400 (6:30 p.m. ET/FOX/MRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio). Rightfully so too. The top three all-time drivers as far as average finishing position goes in the history of the Richmond Raceway, are all current JGR drivers. But, Stewart-Haas Racing could give them a run for their money under the lights this weekend too. 

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Harvick To Go To Backup Cars Following Crash In The Opening Practice at Bristol, Allmendinger Will Not

Kevin Harvick was a good pick to win Sunday’s Food City 500 (2 p.m. ET/FOX/PRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio) this weekend. But, if the Stewart-Haas Racing driver is to pick up his fourth win of the 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season, he’s going to have to do it from a back starting spot. Harvick, had something break on the left front of his No. 4 Ford and it shot him into the outside SAFER barrier at the Bristol (Tenn) Motor Speedway on Friday. Luckily, Harvick was able to walk away…

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Kyle Busch, Harvick Dominating The Top 2 Finishing Spots In 2018

Last week’s  Texas winner Kyle Busch and the season’s three-time winner Kevin Harvick have shared a lot of time at the top of the leaderboard this year – and their overall combination of first/second places in a race is nearing modern day record marks. This past weekend, Busch beat Harvick to the line. Two other times this season (at Las Vegas and Phoenix), Harvick finished first and Busch was second. Busch, has finished in the top two in four of the last five races, including five straight top three results…

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5 Favorites, 5 Sleepers For Sunday’s Food City 500 (2 p.m. ET/FOX/PRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio) at Bristol

If mother nature cooperates, the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at the Bristol (Tenn) Motor Speedway on Sunday should be a thriller. Several drivers enter Sunday’s Food City 500 (2 p.m. ET/FOX/PRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio) are threats to win. But, who will emerge victorious? Try these 10.

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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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Harvick Says “We’re Better Than Truex” And Stats Prove Him Right

Martin Truex Jr. set a single season record for most wins on intermediate tracks for one year. Seven of his eight victories during the 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season happened on 1.5-mile tracks. That earned him the title of king of the intermediate tracks. But, another driver is saying not so fast. In fact, Kevin Harvick says Truex isn’t the best on intermediate tracks, he is. 

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5 Favorites For Saturday’s My Bariatric Solutions 300 (3 p.m. ET/FOX/PRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio) at Texas

After a couple weeks off, the NASCAR XFINITY Series drivers return to action for this weekend’s My Bariatric Solutions 300 (3 p.m. ET/FOX/PRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio) at the Texas Motor Speedway. The main players will be the favorites once again. But, unlike in the years past, we don’t have a recent winner in the field. Kyle Busch, Brad Keselowski, Erik Jones, Kyle Busch and Chase Elliott have combined to win the last 10 XFINITY Series races in Texas. Busch and Jones have combined to win three a piece between the two,…

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Can Kyle Busch Or Martin Truex Jr. Dethrone Kevin Harvick And Team Penske On Sunday In Texas

It’s not much of a secret, the top drivers to beat in Sunday’s O’Reilly Auto Parts 500 (2 p.m. ET/FS1/PRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio) is going to be Kyle Busch, Martin Truex Jr., Kevin Harvick and the Team Penske trio of drivers. That’s six drivers that could honestly finish in spots 1-6. With how the 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season is shaping up so far, I really can’t see anyone other than these six drivers winning the acutal race this weekend. The favorite has to be Harvick though right?

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