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Chase Elliott Claims Busch Pole Award for 1st Cup Dover Race

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NASCAR Cup Series teams take to Dover International Speedway this weekend for two days of racing, and Chase Elliott will lead the field to green in Saturday’s (Aug. 22) Drydene 311. The lineup was made based on a formula using finishing position from last race (weighted 50%), ranking in team owner points (35%) and fastest …

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Kaz Grala Wheels His Way to 7th, Leads Laps in Cup Debut

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First NASCAR Cup Series start? No problem! Kaz Grala wheeled the No. 3 car of Richard Childress Racing to a seventh-place finish in the Go Bowling 235 Sunday, Aug. 16, at the Daytona International Speedway road course. Grala was tagged to substitute for Austin Dillon after Dillon tested positive for COVID-19. Even though 21-year-old Grala …

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Daily Fantasy NASCAR DraftKings Forecast: 2020 Go Bowling 235 at Daytona

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Journey with me into the unknown as you set your NASCAR DraftKings lineups for Daytona International Speedway. NASCAR Cup Series teams will tackle the twists and turns of Daytona’s road course in the Go Bowling 235 on Sunday, Aug. 16, at 3 p.m. ET. Not only is this Cup’s first road course race of 2020, …

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James Hinchcliffe Rules 1st Day of Indianapolis 500 Practice

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James Hinchcliffe led the way in the cumulative first practice sessions on Aug. 12 for the NTT IndyCar Series’ Indianapolis 500 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Hinchcliffe turned a lap of 224.526 mph, the fastest of the day. Andretti Autosport teammates Marco Andretti and Ryan Hunter-Reay held the second- and fourth-quickest speeds. Scott Dixon was third-fastest …

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Alex Labbe, DGM Racing Penalties Rescinded

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DGM Racing and Alex Labbe have won their appeal after they were penalized for what NASCAR deemed as an unauthorized test at Daytona International Speedway’s road course, the National Motorsports Appeals Panel announced Aug. 12. Team owner Mario Gosselin was initially fined $50,000 and docked 75 owner points, while Labbe also lost 75 driver points. …

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Bubba Wallace Gains Sponsorship from Columbia Sportswear

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NASCAR Cup Series driver Bubba Wallace has a new sponsor coming aboard the No. 43 Richard Petty Motorsports Chevrolet, the team announced Aug. 12. Columbia Sportswear will sponsor Wallace in the Drydene 311 at Dover International Speedway on Aug. 23. Additionally, the outdoor apparel brand tagged Wallace to be its brand ambassador. “Columbia Sportswear is …

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Bobby Labonte to Compete in SRX

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Another driver for the Superstar Racing Experience has been revealed. NASCAR Hall of Famer Bobby Labonte will race for the series next summer, SRX announced Aug. 12. Labonte joins series co-creator Tony Stewart, NTT IndyCar Series veteran Tony Kanaan and former IndyCar competitor Paul Tracy in the driver lineup. The 2000 Cup Series champion has 21 …

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Zane Smith Nabs Truck Pole for Daytona Road Course

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The NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series embark on their first road course of the season, and Zane Smith will lead the way at the Daytona International Speedway road course. GMS Racing’s Smith nabbed the pole after winning last week’s race at Michigan International Speedway. The lineup was made from a formula in which …

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Austin Cindric Wins Xfinity Pole at Daytona Road Course

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For the second week in a row, the NASCAR Xfinity Series will make left and right turns on a road course. This time, though, it will race on the new Daytona International Speedway road course, and Austin Cindric nabbed the pole for Saturday’s (Aug. 15) UNOH 188. Last week’s winner at Road America took the …

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Kevin Harvick Claims Pole for Daytona Road Course

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The NASCAR Cup Series starting lineup for Sunday’s (Aug. 16) Go Bowling 235 at the Daytona International Speedway road course has been revealed, and Kevin Harvick will start from the pole. Harvick, who swept last weekend’s events at Michigan International Speedway, wins the first Busch Pole Award since March. The lineup was formed using a …

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