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2-Headed Monster: 2017 All-Star Race Format

2016 Charlotte All Star CUP Jamie McMurray Ryan Newman Kyle Larson racing Nigel Kinrade NKP

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade / NKP)

This week’s Fronstretch debate question: NASCAR announced a new format for the 2017 All-Star Race, paying homage to 1992’s “One Hot Night” on the 25th anniversary of the event. The 70-lap race will consist of four segments, three of 20 laps with the final being a 10-lap shootout. Goodyear will also provide an option for …

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Alpha Energy Solutions 250 Entry List

2015 Martinsville I CWTS pack racing credit NASCAR via Getty Images

(Photo: NASCAR via Getty Images)

After a three week hiatus, the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series is back in action. Martinsville Speedway will host the 32-truck field for the Alpha Energy Solutions 250 on Saturday, April 1, 2017. In the two races thus far this season, Kaz Grala and Christopher Bell were victorious at Daytona International Speedway and Atlanta Motor Speedway, …

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Restrictor Plates Being Considered for XFINITY Series at Indianapolis

2016 Indianapolis Cup Kyle Busch Zach Catanzareti

Photo: Zach Catanzareti

Recently, NASCAR racing at the famed Indianapolis Motor Speedway has received mixed views. But a recent decision might change the racing in a positive direction. NBC Sports confirmed a report Monday afternoon (March 20) that came from freelance journalist Michael Knight last weekend that NASCAR was exploring the idea of using restrictor plates at IMS for the NXS …

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Justin Allgaier Snaps Winless Drought at Phoenix, Earns Dash 4 Cash Bonus

2017 NXS Phoenix Justin Allgaier Confetti NASCAR via Getty Images

(Photo: NASCAR via Getty Images)

Justin Allgaier snapped an 80-race winless drought, spanning more than four years on Saturday afternoon from Phoenix International Raceway by winning the DC Solar 200. He led a race-high 85 laps and earned the $100,000 bonus from XFINITY for being the Dash 4 Cash winner, the first of four races this season that will pay …

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Entry List: Camping World 500

2016 NASCAR Phoenix

11-13 November, 2016, Avondale, Arizona USA Phoenix International Raceway ©2016, Matthew T. Thacker NKP

“NASCAR Goes West” began with a bang at Las Vegas Motor Speedway this past weekend. Martin Truex Jr. passed Brad Keselowski for the win with two laps to go in the Kobalt 400. Moments later, chaos ensued on pit road as Kyle Busch threw a right hook to the face of Joey Logano. But this upcoming …

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