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Max Tullman to run Talladega for MBM Motorsports

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NASCAR Xfinity Series driver Max Tullman will race at Talladega Superspeedway later this month for MBM Motorsports. The announcement was made Tuesday (April 2) through the Max Tullman Racing account on Twitter. https://mobile.twitter.com/TeamMaxTullman/status/1113079822467596293 Tullman will be behind the wheel of the No. 42 Toyota Supra that weekend, with backing from Top Tier and Pit Viper. …

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NASCAR Unveils 2020 Cup Series Schedule

Joey Logano 2018 Monster Energy Nascar Cup Series Champion

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The 2020 NASCAR Cup Series schedule was revealed in a live stream on Tuesday afternoon (March 26), and it features numerous changes in each of the tracks’ contract year. ISM Raceway becomes the season finale on Nov. 8, with the 2020 champion celebrating in the desert, while former title race host Homestead-Miami Speedway moves to …

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Entry List: 2019 O’Reilly Auto Parts 500

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NASCAR’s Monster Energy Cup Series heads to the Lone Star State for the seventh race of the season, visiting Texas Motor Speedway for the 2019 O’Reilly Auto Parts 500. 39 cars will attempt qualifying with 40 spots available, meaning all will make the race. Many of the teams look the same this week. The top-tier …

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Entry List: My Bariatric Solutions 300

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Forty cars are currently scheduled to attempt the NASCAR Xfinity Series’ My Bariatric Solutions 300 on Saturday, March 30 at Texas Motor Speedway. Kaz Grala will make his 2019 debut in Richard Childress Racing’s No. 21 entry, backed by HotScream. JR Motorsports will field its three full-time drivers as per usual. However, Jeb Burton will …

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Tony Stewart, Neil Bonnett Among NASCAR Hall of Fame Class of 2020 Nominees

2017 Nascar Hall Of Fame Induction Zach Catanzareti

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Tony Stewart, Neil Bonnett and Marvin Panch were among six new nominees to the NASCAR Hall of Fame ballot, and five of the 20 listed will be enshrined at a ceremony in early 2020. Announced on Wednesday (March 13), the six nominees will join the fifteen held over from last year, with former Richard Childress …

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Global Poker to Sponsor Kurt Busch in 2019

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Social poker company, Global Poker, will be a new primary sponsor for Kurt Busch in 2019, gracing the hood for Chip Ganassi Racing’s No. 1 car. The announcement was made during a press conference prior to the Monster Energy Cup Series’ first practice on Friday, March 8 at ISM Raceway. Online poker site Global Poker …

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2-Headed Monster: Is the New Package Good?

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Joey Logano had a reason to feel good about the 2019 aero package (credit: Nigel Kinraid)

Sunday’s (March 3) race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway put the new 2019 package on full display, leading to a variety of opinions plastering social media. The package includes tapered spacers to reduce engine horsepower at tracks one and a half miles and larger, as well as a taller spoiler to increase downforce, along with …

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Tanner Thorson Injured in Highway Accident

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2016 USAC National Midget Series champion and former part-time NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series driver Tanner Thorson was injured early Monday morning (March 4) in a highway accident on State Route 99 near Modesto, Calif. According to NBC Sports, the California Highway Patrol released a report that stated Thorson was transported to Memorial Medical Hospital …

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