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Misunderstood: Rick Ware Racing Is Good for NASCAR

Bayley Currey and Josh Bilicki of Rick Ware Racing chat before 2021 summer Atlanta Cup race, NKP

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When one sees the name Rick Ware Racing, it’s at times met with some sort of annoyance, or at least not taken seriously. It’s a team that has frustrated fans, drivers and even broadcasters in the booth — and is one that occasionally spawns its own meme, “Rick Ware Racing Moment,” on social media. All …

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Nick Sanchez Gets 1st ARCA Win, Ty Gibbs Wins Championship

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Nick Sanchez went to victory lane for the first time in his ARCA Menards Series career on Saturday night (Oct. 23). Sanchez passed Ty Gibbs on a green-white-checkered restart to win the Reese’s 150 at Kansas Speedway. “Aero, I just tried to have a great restart,” Sanchez told MAVTV on how he won. “Winning is …

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Ty Gibbs Steals an Xfinity Playoff Win at Kansas

Ty Gibbs celebrates winning NASCAR Xfinity Kansas race with checkered flag, NKP

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The No. 54 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota once again showed off its rockets as Ty Gibbs cruised out front late in the final stage to secure his fourth win of the season. Gibbs became the youngest driver to get four wins in the NASCAR Xfinity Series. Austin Cindric was the most dominant driver of the …

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John Hunter Nemechek Outruns Playoff Drivers, Wins Texas

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Regardless of the driver, the No. 54 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota is bad fast whenever it races. It robbed the playoff drivers of a win at Texas Motor Speedway on Saturday (Oct. 16), the team flexing its might as John Hunter Nemechek got his second career win after battling teammate Daniel Hemric in the Andy’s …

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Brandon Brown Scores 1st NASCAR Xfinity Series Win at Talladega

Brandon Brown

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Brandon Brown upset the playoff field, stealing a win in the NASCAR Xfinity Series at Talladega Superspeedway in Saturday’s (Oct. 2) Sparks 300. Brown scored his first career victory as the caution came out with 12 laps remaining due to ensuing darkness. While many teams and spotters were proving unable to see well, having the …

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Josh Berry Wins Xfinity Alsco 302, JR Motorsports Sweeps Top 3 Spots

Josh Berry celebrates after winning the race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway Saturday night (Sept. 25). (Photo: NKP)

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Kaulig Racing has been the hot team in the NASCAR Xfinity Series of late, but JR Motorsports enjoyed a night with Lady Luck as Josh Berry took the victory at Las Vegas Motor Speedway to win the Alsco Uniforms 302 Saturday (Sept. 25). Justin Allgaier and Noah Gragson finished second and third, respectively, giving three …

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Xfinity Series Silly Season: Daniel Hemric Headed to Kaulig Racing for 2022

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Current No.18 Joe Gibbs Racing driver Daniel Hemric is moving on to Xfinity Series powerhouse Kaulig Racing in 2022. Kaulig Racing took to Twitter to announce that Hemric would take over the No. 11 for next season. Justin Haley currently racing in that car, and will move to the Cup series for 2022, which was …

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Kyle Larson Wins Bristol in Dramatic Finish

Kyle Larson Bristol Night Race 2021 NASCAR

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The familiar slogan of “it’s Bristol, baby” rang true on Saturday (Sept. 18) night, when late-race drama in the NASCAR Cup Series playoffs elimination race at Bristol Motor Speedway heated up as the night wore on. Kyle Larson was the ultimate survivor of the mayhem as his No. 5 Valvoline Hendrick Chevrolet found victory lane …

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Colton Herta Wins IndyCar Pole At Laguna Seca

Colton Herta

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Colton Herta showed off his speed in qualifying and took pole position for IndyCar’s Firestone Grand Prix Of Monterey at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca on Saturday afternoon (Sept. 18).  “The Gainbridge Honda car was awesome, it’s cool to have two for two poles here,” Herta, the 2019 winner of the race, said. “We’re not anywhere …

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