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Pace Laps: So Close, Yet So Far for Martin Truex Jr. & Noah Gragson

2018 Las Vegas I CUP Martin Truex Jr Russell LaBounty NKP

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Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series: So Close, Yet So Far for Martin Truex Jr. – Kyle Busch scored his third-straight win at Richmond Raceway, joining Kevin Harvick to account for six victories in nine races this season. But perhaps what was more surprising was that it was Martin Truex Jr. who was cruising his way …

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Nitro Shots: The King of Speed

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It’s back to the history books today for a look at the career of another legend, Kenny Bernstein.  Bernstein was the first driver to break the 300 mph barrier, the first to win championships in both Nitro classes, the first team owner to win in the top three American racing series – those being NHRA, …

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Pace Laps: Martin Truex Jr. Punches Back Against Kevin Harvick

2018 cup auto club Brad Keselowski, Team Penske, Ford Fusion Wurth Martin Truex Jr., Furniture Row Racing, Toyota Camry Bass Pro Shops/5-hour ENERGY

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Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series: Truex Back On Top Kevin Harvick? Who’s that? The second his bid for four straight wins ended, slamming into the outside wall on lap 39, Sunday’s MENCS race was all about Martin Truex Jr. The No. 78 car took control the second the No. 4 took a back seat, outdueling Kyle …

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Nitro Shots: March Madness With Don Schumacher Racing

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It’s almost like a fever that spreads out of control every year. It’s March Madness. Pools are taking place in offices all over the country. Whether you are a college basketball fan with knowledge of most of the teams or you never follow the sport and make your picks by the color of the uniforms …

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Pace Laps: Ford Forges Ahead Of NASCAR Pack at Atlanta

Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Daytona 500 Daytona International Speedway, Daytona Beach, FL USA Sunday 18 February 2018 Kurt Busch, Stewart-Haas Racing, Haas Automation/Monster Energy Ford Fusion and Kevin Harvick, Stewart-Haas Racing, Jimmy John's Ford Fusion World Copyright: Rusty Jarrett NKP

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Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series: Ford Takes Charge in Atlanta For Ford, Sunday at Atlanta Motor Speedway was a throwback to happier times for the manufacturer: Atlanta 2017. It was in that race, one year ago where Kevin Harvick dominated, leading 292 of 325 laps. But a late caution flag shuffled the field, costing Harvick a …

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