Race Weekend Central

Stewart Friesen Earns First Career Victory with 2019 Eldora Dirt Derby Win

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After six career second-place finishes, Stewart Friesen got the proverbial monkey off his back at Eldora Speedway, winning the 2019 Eldora Dirt Derby. It is his first career NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series win. The win comes one race after Friesen wrecked on the first lap at Pocono Raceway en route to a last-place finish. After …

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Christopher Bell, Cole Custer Lead Iowa Xfinity Practices

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Two of the NASCAR Xfinity Series “Big 3” led the two practice sessions at Iowa Speedway on Friday (July 26), and the third member wasn’t far behind. Christopher Bell and Cole Custer led the two practice sessions. In the first practice, Bell led the field with a speed of 129.646 miles per hour. In the …

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Austin Hill Smashes Pocono Truck Series Pole Record

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Austin Hill broke the record for fastest NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series pole at Pocono Raceway on Friday night (June 26). It is Hill’s second pole of the season. Hill wheeled his No. 16 Toyota around the 2.5-mile Tricky Triangle for the new record of 171.347 miles per hour. Starting alongside Hill on the front …

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ARCA Preview: 2019 FORTS USA 150

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The ARCA Menards Series travels this weekend to Long Pond, Pa., for its second race of the 2019 season  at Pocono Raceway. The 2019 FORTS USA 150 will take place on Friday, July 26. It will be the first race of the tripleheader race weekend at Pocono; the NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series will race …

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2-Headed Monster: Is Broadcasting iRacing a Good Showcase of Talent?

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On Tuesday, July 23, NASCAR, NBC Sports Network and iRacing jointly announced the first-ever broadcast of eNASCAR live on NBCSN as part of NASCAR America. The first live broadcast will take place on Thursday, July 25, and it will be the first airing of a four-part series. On the last Thursday of every month, NASCAR …

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Entry List: 2019 Gander RV 150

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NASCAR has released the entry list for the 2019 Gander RV 150. A total of 31 drivers are entered for the NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series race at Pocono Raceway, so one more driver can enter to make a full field. Bayley Currey is entered as the driver of the No. 44 Niece Motorsports Chevrolet. …

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Vinnie Miller Snags Sponsorship for Rest of Season

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Vinnie Miller has picked up sponsorship for the rest of the NASCAR Xfinity Series season. Miller announced on Monday that Pit Viper Sunglasses will serve as a sponsor on board his No. 78 car for BJ McLeod Motorsports throughout the remaining 15 races this season. Pit Viper Sunglasses will serve as primary sponsor for the …

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Christopher Bell Cruises to 2019 ROXOR 200 Victory

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On a Saturday (July 20) at New Hampshire Motor Speedway where temperatures inside the cars were over 120 degrees, Christopher Bell cruised to victory in the 2019 ROXOR 200. He led 186 of 200 laps, winning for the second straight year in the NASCAR Xfinity Series race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. Frontstretch’s own Dustin Albino …

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2-Headed Monster: Does NASCAR Need To Eliminate Playoff Waivers?

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Tyler Ankrum won the 2019 Buckle Up In Your Truck 225 at Kentucky Speedway. For the 18-year-old from San Bernadino, Calif., this is his first career NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series victory and likely clinches him a playoff berth. Ankrum has not competed in all the Truck Series races this season — he missed the …

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Kurt Busch Dashes Past Brother Kyle to Win the 2019 Quaker State 400

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On an overtime restart at Kentucky Speedway, Kurt Busch earned redemption and won his first race with Chip Ganassi Racing. He won stage one and never sniffed the lead until the end. His final pit stop under green put him in fourth with just a handful of laps remaining. Crew chief Matt McCall opted to …

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Jeb Burton to Drive for Niece Motorsports at Kentucky

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Jeb Burton will drive for Niece Motorsports in the NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series at Kentucky Speedway this week, the team announced Monday, July 8. Burton will drive Niece’s No. 44 Chevrolet in the 2019 Buckle Up in Your Truck 225, marking his first start of the season. Alsco and State Water Heaters will serve …

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