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Up To Speed: Penske Proud, Credits Drivers After 100 Sprint Cup Victories

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Roger Penske is one of the most respected names in motorsports. With over 400 major race wins across multiple racing disciplines and 28 national championships, no one doubts his ability to put together a winning race team. Many of those numbers were earned in NASCAR and Team Penske continues to …

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Up to Speed: Even Tony Stewart Gets Emotional Sometimes

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This NASCAR season has been full of popular victories. Martin Truex, Jr.’s emotional victory in the Coca-Cola 600 was perhaps the most popular in the Sprint Cup Series. Daniel Suarez became the first Mexican driver to win in NASCAR earlier this year in the XFINITY Series, and it too was well-received by …

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Up To Speed: Joey Logano Enjoys Driving on the ‘Ragged Edge’

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After 14 races this season, there were two 2015 winners who had yet to win this season: Joey Logano and Dale Earnhardt, Jr. While it was surprising on the part of both drivers that neither had made it to Victory Lane, Logano’s winless season was arguably the most unfathomable considering …

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Up To Speed: Kenseth Finally Pulls Through In Dover, But Not Without A Fight

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We all knew that Matt Kenseth was going to get to Victory Lane eventually in 2016 … we just weren’t sure when. Kenseth felt the same way. “I feel like the way we’ve been running, eventually the law of averages is going to work out, you’re going to get your wins, …

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Beyond the Cockpit: David Ragan Believes BK Racing is ‘On Track’ in 2016

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David Ragan has been just about everywhere in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. He’s raced for one of the sport’s legendary teams, pairing with Roush Fenway Racing from his rookie season in 2007 until 2011. Then, in 2012 through the end of 2014, Ragan drove for a smaller team in …

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