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The Frontstretch 5: Weird-Shaped NASCAR Tracks

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1. Pocono Raceway Fans will see the Camping World Truck and Sprint Cup series return to the Tricky Triangle this weekend, and there is certainly no other track on the current slate with such a unique shape.  It’s a true triangle, with three different straightaways and three very different turns. …

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The 10: Battles at the Brickyard

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For the first 350 miles on Sunday, it seemed like the Power Rankings were going to be easy to compile. Track position was everything. Few drivers were making their way up through the field, and the laps were quickly ticking down. Then, suddenly, bedlam. The final 20 laps at Indianapolis Motor …

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Brad Keselowski Involved in Crash at Watkins Glen Test

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Sixteen drivers (one per organization) participated in a test on the repaved surface at Watkins Glen International today, including Brad Keselowski, who has three second-place finishes at the road course. However, the Team Penske driver’s test ended early as a result of a crash in turn 1 that caused extensive …

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Who’s Hot & Who’s Not in NASCAR: Pocono Edition

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We know it was hot Sunday at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, with in-car temperatures regularly between 110 and 115, and track temperatures in the 130-degree range. But the temperature wasn’t the only indicator of who was hot, or not, at the famed 2.5-mile oval. HOT No matter what the temperature was, …

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