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Justin Allgaier Takes Xfinity Pole at Phoenix

NASCAR Xfinity Series

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When the NASCAR Xfinity Series drivers race for the championship at Phoenix Raceway, Justin Allgaier will lead the way. Allgaier won the pole after finishing second last week at Martinsville Speedway. The three other drivers vying for the title, Chase Briscoe, Austin Cindric and Justin Haley, will lineup second-fourth, respectively. Martinsville winner Harrison Burton rounds …

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Chase Elliott on Pole for Cup Championship Race at Phoenix

NASCAR Cup Series

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Chase Elliott will lead the NASCAR Cup Series field to green in the race for the championship at Phoenix Raceway. The No. 9 Hendrick Motorsports driver earned the pole after winning last week’s event at Martinsville Speedway. March’s Phoenix victor Joey Logano will start next to Elliott on the front row, while his Team Penske …

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Nick Ottinger Wins 2020 eNASCAR Coca-Cola iRacing Championship, Chris Shearburn Wins at Homestead

Ottinger Passes Zalenski-iRacing Championship at Homestead

Screenshot from NASCAR’s YouTube channel

The 2020 eNASCAR Coca-Cola iRacing Series season concluded at Homestead-Miami Speedway on Monday night, Nov. 2, in dramatic fashion. It took three overtimes, but in the end Nick Ottinger claimed the championship. A late-race caution allowed the William Byron Esports driver to pit for fresh tires. He quickly moved through the field on each ensuing …

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The Underdog House: Ty Dillon Survives Spooky Weekend at Martinsville

NASCAR Cup Series

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Top Dog Ty Dillon was the highest-finishing NASCAR Cup Series underdog in Sunday’s (Nov. 1) Xfinity 500. Adorned with a “GEICOween” paint scheme, Dillon drove the No. 13 Chevrolet to 16th after starting 25th. Dillon had an up and down day in Germain Racing’s final trip to Martinsville Speedway. An ill-handling car prevented him from …

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2020 eNASCAR Coca-Cola iRacing Championship Preview

zalenski wins at charlotte roval iracing

Screenshot from iRacing's YouTube

The eNASCAR Coca-Cola iRacing Series 2020 season comes to an end on Monday, Nov. 2. Four drivers will race for the championship and $100,000 prize at the virtual Homestead-Miami Speedway: Bobby Zalenski, Nick Ottinger, Michael Conti and Ryan Luza. Virtual Racing School’s Zalenski dominated at the Charlotte Motor Speedway ROVAL to claim the first spot. …

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Ryan Luza in Position For 2020 eNASCAR Coca-Cola iRacing Title

The 2020 eNASCAR Coca-Cola iRacing Series season concludes at virtual Homestead-Miami Speedway Monday night, Nov. 2. Williams Esports’ Ryan Luza is set to battle with Nick Ottinger, Bobby Zalenski and Michael Conti for the championship and $100,000 prize. Luza started off the season strong, winning three in a row at Homestead, Bristol Motor Speedway and …

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Daily Fantasy NASCAR DraftKings Forecast: 2020 Xfinity 500

NASCAR Cup Series

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

The NASCAR Cup Series heads out to Virginia for the Xfinity 500 at Martinsville Speedway on Sunday, Nov. 1. Let’s get your NASCAR DraftKings rosters ready for some more short-track racing! This is the second time drivers will take on the paperclip-shaped oval this season, though things are a bit different this trip. First, they …

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Kyle Busch Wins Rain-Delayed 2020 NASCAR Cup Series Race at Texas

2020 Kansas II Cup Kyle Busch car NKP

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After a 72-hour rain and mist delay, Kyle Busch came back from the dead, so to speak, to win the Autotrader EchoPark Automotive 500 at Texas Motor Speedway Wednesday night (Oct. 28). Though he was close on fuel, Busch saved as much as he could and held on to continue his yearly race-winning streak. ”I …

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Kyle Busch Motorsports No. 51 Team Penalized, Crew Chief Out 3 Races

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The No. 51 Kyle Busch Motorsports team incurred a penalty due to the wheel that came off the truck at Texas Motor Speedway last weekend, NASCAR announced Wednesday, Oct. 28. The team violated Sections 12.5.2.7.4 in the NASCAR rule book, and crew chief Danny Stockman and tire changer/jack man Charles Thacker are suspended for the …

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Kyle Larson Joining Hendrick, No. 5 in 2021

2020 Las Vegas NCS Kyle Larson Face

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Kyle Larson will race for Hendrick Motorsports in the No. 5 Chevrolet in the NASCAR Cup Series starting next season, the team announced Wednesday (Oct. 28). NASCAR recently reinstated Larson after he was suspended for using a racial slur in April. He previously drove for Chip Ganassi Racing in the No. 42 since 2014. Cliff …

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Marcus Ericsson Re-Signs With CGR in Multi-Year Deal

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Marcus Ericsson will stay in the No. 8 Honda for Chip Ganassi Racing in the NTT IndyCar Series going forward, signing a new multi-year agreement, the team announced Oct. 28. Ericsson joined the team at the beginning of the 2020 season and earned a fourth-place finish at Road America. Last year with Schmidt Peterson Motorsports …

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