Matt Kenseth Earns Monster Energy NASCAR All-Star Race (6 p.m. ET/FS1/MRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio) Pole As RFR/Fords Strong

It only took Matt Kenseth one week to get Roush/Fenway Racing back up to speed. Well, maybe it was part restrictor plate too. Nevertheless, Kenseth earned the pole for Saturday night’s Monster Energy NASCAR All-Star Race (6 p.m. ET/FS1/MRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio) in the unique qualifying round run on a soggy Friday afternoon at the Charlotte Motor Speedway. Drivers have to complete three laps and add a four-tire stop with no pit road speed limit in the session, as Kenseth did it best with a total time of 2:07.644 at an…

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5 Favorites and 5 Sleepers For Sunday’s Geico 500 (2 p.m. ET/FOX/MRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

Talladega, Ala – Restrictor plate racing in NASCAR is one of the most hardest things to predict. That’s why some places will offer $1-million to whoever can predict the exact same finishing order as the top five at races in Daytona and Talladega. The reason they do this? They know it can’t be done. With cars are racing at speeds in excess of 200 mph and running wheel-to-wheel, you could be running in the lead pack but fall from a top five result to sub 20th place finish in a matter…

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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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Watch Out For Roush/Fenway Racing This Weekend In Bristol

It seems like all of the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series races at the Bristol (Tenn) Motor Speedway are all very unpredictable. While there are your usual heavy hitters, carnage can happen at any given moment and take the favorites out around any corner. That’s why we typically see some surprises up front in the finishing order. This weekend, I wouldn’t count out either of the Roush/Fenway Racing drivers. So far this season, both haven’t fared very well. They sit 22nd (Ricky Stenhouse Jr.) and 28th (Trevor Bayne) in the…

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Sunny D To Sponsor Ricky Stenhouse Jr. This Weekend In Texas, Ty Majeski’s XFINITY Series Ride in Bristol

Iconic brand and thirst quenching favorite SunnyD will make its 2018 debut this weekend as the primary partner on Ricky Stenhouse Jr.’s No. 17 Ford Fusion for the NASCAR Cup Series race at Texas Motor Speedway. SunnyD will be featured on Stenhouse’s Ford the following week at Bristol Motor Speedway, and will also serve as the primary partner on Roush Fenway’s famed No. 60 NASCAR Xfinity Series Ford when racing phenom Ty Majeksi makes his Bristol debut. “We can’t wait to see those SunnyD colors back on the car at…

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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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Stenhouse Jr. Crashes in Practice, Goes To a Backup Car For Rest of Weekend

AVONDALE, AZ – Friday’s Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series practice session didn’t start as planned for Ricky Stenhouse Jr. The Roush/Fenway Racing driver scraped the third turn wall with the right side of his No. 17 Ford before even crossing the finish/line of the ISM Raceway in Phoenix for the first time. His team would unload the backup car, as a result. Unfortunately, he didn’t get a lap turned in the car either so he will go into qualifying with zero laps on the 1.022-mile track so far this weekend. Also, as…

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Stenhouse Jr Confident In Daytona 500 Chances, Didn’t Make Many Friends In Duels Though

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla – Ricky Stenhouse Jr. is going to be among the favorites to win Sunday’s 60th annual Daytona 500 (2:30 p.m. ET/FOX/MRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio). He won his first career Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race last May in Talladega, then won again, this time at Daytona in July. Factor in Ford winning seven straight points paying restrictor plate races and being two-for-three so far during this year’s Speedweeks, and you can see why Stenhouse and his No. 17 Ford could be listed in the favorites category. He even thinks…

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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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5 Storylines For Roush Fenway Racing For 2018 Cup Season

It was a year of progress in 2017 for the Roush/Fenway Racing camp. That’s something they can hang their hats on. A little over a decade ago, RFR was fielding five Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series teams. In fact, in one season, all five made the playoffs. But, as time went on, the organization slowly began to shrink. Now, it’s down to just two cars. But, since they’ve downsized, they’ve been gaining more and more speed back. Now, they’re aiming at getting both drivers into the 2018 playoffs this season.…

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