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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It’s An All Busch Front Row, Kyle 1st, Kurt 2nd For Sunday’s Food City 500 (2 p.m. ET/FOX/PRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

It’s a family affair up front for Sunday’s Food City 500 (2 p.m. ET/FOX/PRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio). Both Busch brothers will share the front row, with Kyle Busch earning his second Busch Pole Award on the 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season and his brother Kurt Busch starting second. The younger Busch, circled the .533-mile Bristol (Tenn) Motor Speedway with a lap of 128.822 mph in his No. 18 Toyota in the third and final round of qualifying, en route to his 29th of his Cup career, two of which…

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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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5 Favorite, 5 Early Sleepers and 5 Don’t Touch Drivers For This Weekend in Martinsville

March Madness is still thriving as the term “favorites” and “sleepers” are stealing the headlines. Well, NASCAR can play to that role too. This weekend at the Martinsville Speedway, the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series drivers will try to head into the off week with as much momentum as they possibly can. But, after tons of research, it’s looking like we have some clear cut favorites and sleepers to keep an eye out on for Sunday’s STP 500 (2 p.m. ET/FS1/MRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio). There’s also some drivers to stay clear…

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Kurt Busch’s Darlington Paint Scheme Revealed

Darlington throwbacks are always a big attraction in NASCAR. Normally, they paint scheme unveilings are sprinkled in during the summer months. But, for Stewart-Haas Racing, theirs was just so good they had to get it out in the open in March. 15 years ago, Kurt Busch and Ricky Craven had an epic battle in the closing laps of the Southern 500. It was one of the most memorable finishes in the history of the sport. Well, SHR and Busch are going back to his paint scheme that year for his…

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Bowyer’s 3rd Place Finish Aided By Old School Track, Which Helps Great Day For SHR

HAMPTON, Ga – Clint Bowyer came away with a great finish in Sunday’s Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 at the Atlanta Motor Speedway. Bowyer, brought his No. 14 Ford home third in the second race of the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season. But, it was a great overall day for the entire Stewart-Haas Racing organization. All four drivers finished in the top 10 in each stage as well as seeing three of which finishing in the top 10. 

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Much Different Trip To Atlanta This Season For Kurt Busch Compared To Last

Last year, Kurt Busch arrived at the Atlanta Motor Speedway exhausted. It was a good exhausted though. Busch, was coming off of a cross country tour promoting his Daytona 500 triumph. This year, the Stewart-Haas Racing driver is a lot more rested and ready to compete on one of his favorite race tracks that the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series visits annually. Busch, has lauded the track referred to as “Hotlanta” as his favorite. He’s scored two of his three career Atlanta wins during the month of March – in 2009…

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Can Ford Teams Capitalize During Daytona Speedweeks

Depending on what driver or person you ask, the answer may vary on what to expect out of the Ford teams for the 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season. Most people though side on the fact that they may struggle. Last year, Ford put two drivers in the Championship 4 at Homestead, but they were really non factors in the race itself. As far as the whole season went, they were down across the board compared to the other two manufacturers. Well, Toyota will be in Year No. 2…

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