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Friday Faceoff: Should Harrison Burton Be on the Hot Seat?

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It’s his sophomore season, and Burton still hasn’t exceled with the Wood Brothers.

NASCAR 101: Let’s Meet the COTA Road Course Ringers

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So many ringers for COTA across all three series. Here’s a primer on them.

Friday Faceoff: Would an Electric Vehicle Event Help NASCAR Grow?

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Our writers discuss a hypothetical electric vehicle event, NASCAR’s latest penalties, and what would make William Byron Hendrick’s top dog.

Friday Faceoff: Will Kyle Busch’s Success Help or Hurt Austin Dillon?

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Kyle Busch is off to a strong start at RCR. Where does that leave Austin Dillon?

Friday Faceoff: Does It Matter if There Is No Cup Race in Southern California?

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Does it matter if there’s no NASCAR Cup Series points race in Southern California next year? If it does, where should the race be? Zach Gillispie: Let’s make one thing clear: The Los Angeles Coliseum should not be a points race. Yes, it’s been fun racing there, but it is a gimmick for TV money. …

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