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Ryan Preece Starting from Pole in Toyota 500k

Nascar Cup Series

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Ryan Preece will start from the pole in Wednesday’s (May 20) Toyota 500k at Darlington Raceway. The starting lineup is based on where drivers finished in Sunday’s The Real Heroes 400. Positions 1-20 were inverted while those 21-40 will start where they ended the race. This put 20th-place finisher Preece alongside Ty Dillon, who finished …

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Alex Bowman Signs Contract Extension At Hendrick Motorsports Through 2021

Nascar Cup Series

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Alex Bowman has signed a contract extension with Hendrick Motorsports through the 2021 NASCAR Cup Series season. Bowman tweeted the news on Saturday (May 16). The No. 88 Chevrolet Camaro driver’s deal became public a day before NASCAR’s return to racing at Darlington Raceway. The season was put on pause for over two months due …

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Entry List: Toyota 200

Nascar Xfinity Series

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The NASCAR Xfinity Series returns from its NASCAR COVID-19 break to Darlington Raceway this weekend. The Darlington 200 starts Tuesday (May 19) at 8 p.m. ET on FOX Sports 1. NASCAR has temporarily increased the maximum number of cars that can compete in the Xfinity and Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series to 40. Since …

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Entry List: Toyota 500K

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After their May 17 return from suspending on-track action due to COVID-19, the NASCAR Cup Series remains at Darlington Raceway for its second event on Wednesday (May 20). Since 39 cars are entered, all will race, barring any last-minute changes. As was previously announced, Gray Gaulding will compete in the No. 27 car for Rick …

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Daily Fantasy NASCAR DraftKings Forecast: The Real Heroes 400

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Real racing is back! The NASCAR Cup Series returns from a two-month COVID-19 break for The Real Heroes 400 at Darlington Raceway. The 293-lap race kicks off on Sunday, May 17 at 3:30 p.m. ET on FOX Sports and also marks the return of daily fantasy NASCAR. Darlington is known as the Track Too Tough …

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Daniel Ricciardo Signs With McLaren for 2021 & Beyond

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Daniel Ricciardo (credit: Getty Images)

Daniel Ricciardo is joining McLaren Racing Limited beginning with the 2021 Formula 1 season, the team announced Thursday (May 14). Ricciardo is replacing Carlos Sainz, who will race for Ferrari next year. This comes after the news that Ferrari and Sebastian Vettel would part ways at the end of 2020. Ricciardo joins Lando Norris in …

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Josh Harbin, Slade Gravitt Win at New Hampshire in eNASCAR Heat Pro League

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It was a wild fourth round at virtual New Hampshire Motor Speedway in the eNASCAR Heat Pro League Wednesday (May 13). At the end of the night, Josh Harbin and Slade Gravitt took the victories while Maxwell Castro and Justin Brooks locked themselves into the championship race. PlayStation 4 Leavine Family Gaming’s Harbin won the …

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Great Southern Homes Sponsoring Chad Finchum at Darlington

Nascar Xfinity Series

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Chad Finchum has a new sponsor on board for the Xfinity Series race on Tuesday, May 19, at Darlington Raceway. Great Southern Homes has come aboard the No. 13 car of MBM Motorsports. Tuesday’s race will be the first Xfinity Series race back since March 7. All three national series’ regular schedules were put on …

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Kyle Busch Running Xfinity Race at Darlington

Nascar Xfinity Series

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Kyle Busch is scheduled to compete in the Xfinity Series event at Darlington Raceway on Tuesday, May 19, according to his and Joe Gibbs Racing’s websites. On joegibbsracing.com, Busch is listed to drive the No. 54 car. Busch was originally set to compete in the Xfinity Series race at Chicagoland Speedway, but its date was …

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Carlos Sainz to Compete for Ferrari in 2021

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This year will be Vettel's last with the Prancing Horse (credit: FIA Images)

Formula 1 driver Carlos Sainz will replace Sebastian Vettel at Ferrari in 2021, according to Italian newspaper Gazzetto Della Sport. Ferrari confirmed Tuesday that Vettel would not remain with the team next season. Sainz currently competes for McLaren, but his contract is set to end at the close of the 2020 season. He drove for …

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