Kyle Larson Earns Toyota/Save Mart 350 Pole, Ganassi Sweeps Front Row

Kyle Larson is on a roll. After winning last weekend’s race at Michigan, Larson backed that up with his second straight Coors Light Pole Award with earning the pole for Sunday’s Toyota/Save Mart 350 (3 p.m. ET/FS1/PRN) at Sonoma on Saturday. Larson, turned a lap of 95.195 mph in his No. 42 Chevrolet in Wine Country, which was his third Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series pole of the season. 

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Truex/Larson Lead Cup Practices at Sonoma, Elliott/Jones Crash Will Go to Backup Cars

For the first time of the 2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season, the drivers will be making left AND right hand turns this weekend. This is the annual trip to the Sonoma Raceway, as the drivers on Friday had two practice sessions on the Wine Country road course to prepare for Sunday’s Toyota/Save Mart 350 (3 p.m. ET/FS1/PRN). With this being such an added importance now, it’s not surprising the top two drivers in the points standings led the practice sessions on Friday. 

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Kyle Larson Dominates Cup Race in Michigan, Elliott Comes Home 2nd for 3rd Straight Time at MIS

I called this on Monday, but Kyle Larson dominated Sunday’s Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at the Michigan International Speedway, leading 96 of the 200 laps en route to his third career victory. Larson, got by Kyle Busch on a late race restart with under 20 laps-to-go, and never looked back, despite two more restarts. The restarts at the end were what showed that Larson is going to be a star in this series as he made everyone else look silly. He used the side draft entering Turn 1…

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Kyle Larson Wins the Pole for Sunday’s FireKeepers Casino 400 at Michigan

The first two Coors Light Pole Awards for Kyle Larson were due to rainouts. This time though, the pole was due to pure speed. Larson, turned a lap of 202.156 mph on Friday afternoon at the Michigan International Speedway, good enough to earn the top starting spot for Sunday’s FireKeepers Casino 400 (3 p.m. ET/FS1/MRN). The lap was turned on the final lap of the third and final round of the qualifying session, besting Martin Truex Jr. by just 0.007-seconds. Larson, was the points leader entering Martinsville and Bristol this season,…

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Kyle Larson Easy Favorite This Weekend at Michigan

If you ask me, go ahead and give Kyle Larson the race winning trophy for Sunday’s Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at the Michigan International Speedway. This is his race to lose. First off, Larson has two straight top 10 finishes heading to Michigan this weekend, including a runner-up at Dover two weeks ago. Also, that runner-up finish two Sunday’s ago at the Monster Mile, well that was his fourth of the season. On top of that, the last time the Cup drivers were at the two-mile track in…

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Kyle Busch Fastest in Final Cup Practice on Saturday In Pocono

So far, the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series weekend at the Pocono Raceway has belonged to Kyle Busch. He won the pole for Sunday’s Axalta presents the Pocono 400 (3 p.m. ET/FS1/MRN) on Friday afternoon, and that came after being second quickest in the lone practice session of the day earlier on at the 2.5-mile Pennsylvania track. On Saturday, the Cup drivers had one more practice session, this one the final tuneup before tomorrow’s race. In that one, Busch was once again on top of the speed charts. 

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Brad Keselowski Makes Last Lap Pass to Win XFINITY Series Race in Pocono

The NASCAR XFINITY Series race at the Pocono Raceway didn’t disappoint on Saturday, as Brad Keselowski dominated the race, but the win in the Pocono Green 250 didn’t come easy. Keselowski, was the first driver to win all three stages in an XFINITY race, as he took his No. 22 Ford to victory lane for the first time of the season and 35th of his XFINITY Series career. It was also the first time the No. 22 Team Penske entry has been in victory lane since Texas in 2015, which…

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