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NASCAR XFINITY Series: Use Your Melon, Drive Sober 200 Entry List

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After kicking off their playoffs this past weekend in Kentucky, the NASCAR XFINITY Series heads to “The Monster Mile” and Dover International Speedway for the Use Your Melon, Drive Sober 200. There are 40 cars on the preliminary entry list, meaning the field will be full, barring any entry list changes. There are seven Monster Energy …

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Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series: Apache Warrior 400 Entry List

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From one mile track to another, the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series heads to Dover International Speedway this weekend for the Apache Warrior 400 and the final race of the Round of 16 in the NASCAR playoffs. There are 40 cars on the preliminary entry list, meaning the field will be full barring any entry …

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2017 Frontstretch Podcast Powered by DraftKings – Episode 28: Playoffs, Please

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Episode 28: Playoffs, Please Frontstretch Podcast with Dustin Albino, Davey Segal and Zach Catanzareti In this week’s episode brought to you by DraftKings, Dustin, Davey and Zach recap the opening round of the playoffs from Chicagoland, discussing pit road problems and possible trouble afoot for some top contenders. We also debate Kasey Kahne’s move to Leavine Family Racing for 2018 and compare …

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2-Headed Monster: Will Leavine Family Racing Resurrect Kasey Kahne’s Career?

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On Tuesday afternoon, Leavine Family Racing announced Kasey Kahne will join the organization next season, replacing Michael McDowell. Hendrick Motorsports will release Kahne at the end of the 2017 season, and he was without a ride for a handful of weeks. McDowell now joins the circus of remaining free agents for the upcoming 2018 season. …

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UNOH 175 Entry List

Nascar Camping World Truck Series Drivin’ For Linemen 200 Gateway Motorsports Park, Madison, Il Usa Saturday 17 June 2017 Todd Gilliland, Pedigree Toyota Tundra World Copyright: Barry Cantrell Nkp

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After a hard-fought 16-race regular season, the seven-race postseason for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series will get underway this weekend from New Hampshire Motor Speedway. There are 30 trucks on the preliminary entry list for the 175-mile event from NHMS. Among the notables for this weekend include Todd Gilliland in the No. 51 Toyota …

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The Big 6: Questions Answered after the Tale of the Turtles 400

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Who … gets the shoutout of the race? Chase Elliott led more than 10 laps for the first time since Martinsville Speedway in the spring, and it looked like his first win was coming in the first race of the 2017 playoffs. Unfortunately for the No. 24 team, Martin Truex Jr. was too fast to hold off. …

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Chase Elliott Earns 2nd Runner-Up Finish of 2017 in 1st Playoff Race of the Year

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Chase Elliott still hasn’t claimed his first career Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series victory, but a second-place run at Chicagoland Speedway in the Tale of the Turtles 400 is now a stepping stone to his ultimate goal. “Pretty straightforward race,” Elliott said while leaning against his No. 24 NAPA Chevrolet. “A lot of times the best car doesn’t …

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Brendan Gaughan Holds Onto Final Playoffs Spot After Whirlwind Day

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Brendan Gaughan came into Chicagoland Speedway just looking to maintain. He entered the 2017 NASCAR XFINITY Series regular season finale 27 points ahead of Dakoda Armstrong for the 12th and final playoff spot. Take care of business, and they’d be in. Mess up, and they’d be out. “If you look at our average running position, it’s …

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Cole Custer Gaining Momentum Heading Into Playoffs

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The box score will show Cole Custer finishing in eighth place when the checkered flag flew in the NASCAR XFINITY Series at Chicagoland Speedway, but that doesn’t tell the whole story. Custer led a career-high 41 laps in Saturday’s TheHouse.com 300 from Chicagoland and had the quickest racecar he’s had since joining Stewart-Haas Racing’s newly formed …

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