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Joey Logano Wins Pole for the STP 500 at Martinsville Speedway

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Reigning Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series champion Joey Logano will roll off first for the STP 500. Logano won the pole with a lap of 19.356 seconds for the fastest lap of 97.830 mph. For Logano, it is his first pole of the season, fifth career pole at Martinsville Speedway, and his 21st career Cup …

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Angela Ruch To Drive 12 Truck Races for Niece Motorsports

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Niece Motorsports announced today (Saturday, March 23) that Angela Ruch will drive the No. 44 Chevrolet in 12 races this NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series season. Welcome to the team @Angela__Ruch! — Niece Motorsports (@NieceMotorsport) March 23, 2019 Ruch has competed in three NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series races in her career, two of which …

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Cole Custer wins Xfinity Series race at Auto Club Speedway, denying Busch his 200th win

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A caution, a slow pit stop, and a pit road penalty changed the entire complexion of the Xfinity Series race at Auto Club Speedway. When the checkered flag flew, Cole Custer won the Production Alliance Group 300. It is his first victory this season, his third career Xfinity Series victory, and the first Xfinity Series …

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Kyle Busch Wins iK9 Service Dog 200 at ISM Raceway

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Kyle Busch led 116 of the 200 laps en route to winning the iK9 Service Dog 200 at ISM Raceway, his second consecutive victory in the Xfinity Series. Busch won by a 3.025-second margin over Ryan Truex, who earned his career-best Xfinity Series finish. Despite the seemingly easy nature of the victory, it was not …

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Chris Buescher, Joey Logano Top Saturday TicketGuardian 500 Practices

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After Ryan Blaney won the pole for the TicketGuardian 500 at ISM Raceway, Chris Buescher and Joey Logano led the two Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series practice sessions Saturday (March 9) at ISM Raceway. In the second practice, Buescher posted the fastest lap at 137.973 mph. In final practice, Logano paced the field with a …

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Bret Holmes Talks ARCA, Five Flags Speedway and the 2019 Season Ahead

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After competing in 14 of 20 races last season, Bret Holmes will be competing full-time in the ARCA Menards Series in 2019. He drives the No. 23 Chevrolet for his family-owned team, Bret Holmes Racing, and will contest the season championship for the first time. Holmes has now competed in 42 career ARCA Menards Series …

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Will Another Driver Ever Surpass Kyle Busch’s Record Number of Truck Series Wins?

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Kyle Busch won his 52nd career Truck Series race at Atlanta Motor Speedway. With that victory, the owner/driver for Kyle Busch Motorsports surpassed NASCAR Hall of Famer Ron Hornaday Jr. as the winningest driver in NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series history. Following his win, Fox Sports 1 announcer Vince Welch pondered whether anyone would surpass …

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Kyle Busch Becomes Winningest Truck Series Driver At Atlanta

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Nothing could stop Kyle Busch from winning the 2019 Ultimate Tailgating 200 at Atlanta Motor Speedway. No amount of cold, no type of weather, no lack of qualifying, and none of the 31 other starters could do it. Busch won the Ultimate Tailgating 200 at Atlanta Motor Speedway Saturday evening (Feb. 23) to become the …

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Christopher Bell Sweeps Stages, Wins Rinnai 250 at Atlanta

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Christopher Bell dominated the 2019 Rinnai 250 at Atlanta Motor Speedway. The 24-year-old from Norman, Okla., won his ninth career NASCAR Xfinity Series race. He swept both stages and held off Cole Custer in a late shootout to win the Rinnai 250. Bell became the first driver to win in Toyota’s Supra. “That’s really, really …

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