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Entry List: 2015 Axalta We Paint Winners 400 at Pocono

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After 400 laps at the Monster Mile, 43 Sprint Cup Series drivers are heading to Pocono to take on the Tricky Triangle. NASCAR released the entry list for the June 7 Axalta “We Paint Winners” 400 at Pocono Raceway on Saturday, May 30. The preliminary list contains 43 drivers, meaning all will make the race …

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Entry List: 2015 FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks at Dover

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After two weeks in Charlotte, NASCAR is set to head to the Monster Mile. NASCAR released the entry list for the May 31 Sprint Cup Series FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks at Dover International Speedway on May 24. The entry list includes 45 drivers, meaning that two will fail to make Sunday’s race. Should qualifying …

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5 Points to Ponder: Clean Air, Feast or Famine & a Comfortable Seat

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ONE: Clean Air Can Be Too Good The Sprint All-Star Race has become a hard sell in the modern-day. Once a staple of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, the race has become less valuable to fans over the years. The gimmick has become bogged down with constant rule changes. However, the racing has typically been …

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Entry List: 2015 Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte

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NASCAR’s longest race will have its biggest entry list. NASCAR officials released the entry list for the May 24 Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Saturday (May 16). The list includes 48 entries, the largest entry list for the event since 2012. Chase Elliott will look to make his fourth Sprint Cup Series start, …

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Entry List: 2015 Hisense 300 at Charlotte

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After a standalone weekend at Iowa Speedway, the NASCAR Xfinity Series (NXS) is returning home. NASCAR officials released the entry list for the May 23 Hisense 300 on Saturday (May 16). The list contains 42 drivers, meaning two will fail to make Saturday’s race. While an NXS regular won at Iowa, they may find it …

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James Hinchcliffe Suffers Violent Crash, Indianapolis 500 Practice On Hold

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James Hinchcliffe crashed violently about 50 minutes into Monday’s practice session for the 99th Indianapolis 500. Hinchcliffe was completing a practice run when he suffered what appeared to be a mechanical failure. His No. 5 Schmidt Peterson Motorsports Honda drove straight into the turn 3 wall, striking hard on the right-front side. The car then …

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Kasey Kahne Edges Erik Jones For 2015 North Carolina Education Lottery 200 Victory at Charlotte

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.005 seconds. That’s all that separated Kasey Kahne and Erik Jones after 139 laps at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Kahne nipped Jones at the line to win the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series North Carolina Education Lottery 200. The win was the first for JR Motorsports in Truck competition, the 200th for Chevrolet, and Kahne’s fifth …

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Greg Biffle, Clint Bowyer, Danica Patrick Transfer From Sprint Showdown to All-Star Race

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The final drivers in the NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race field have been determined. Greg Biffle, Clint Bowyer, and Danica Patrick have earned berths in the All-Star Race after winning the two Sprint Showdown segments and the Sprint Fan Vote, respectively. Biffle cruised in the first 20-lap segment, taking the lead from the inside lane on the …

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Kasey Kahne Takes 2015 North Carolina Education Lottery 200 Pole at Charlotte

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Kasey Kahne is well on his way to a fifth NASCAR Camping World Truck Series win. Making the most of the draft, the Sprint Cup veteran captured the pole for tonight’s North Carolina Education Lottery 200 at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Kahne got the top spot after turning a 29.778-second lap. Erik Jones will start on …

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