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Noah Gragson, Daniel Hemric Clash After Xfinity Race at Atlanta

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While the oft-nicknamed “Hotlanta” Motor Speedway sat in the mid-50s in regards to temperatures on Saturday (March 20), the tempers were certainly boiling once the afternoon’s EchoPark 250 had concluded in the Peach State. The NASCAR Xfinity Series event was won by Justin Allgaier, followed by Martin Truex Jr. in the latter’s first NXS race …

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Noah Gragson, David Starr, MBM Continue to Sound Off on Late-Race Homestead Crash

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Last weekend’s NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Homestead-Miami Speedway ended in controversy as David Starr and Noah Gragson got together with three laps to go as Starr’s tire failed, while the latter was leading the race. Days later, it’s clear the incident is still a hot-button topic, as Gragson again referenced the contact today (March …

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Stock Car Scoop: The NASCAR Fallout From Noah Gragson and David Starr at Homestead

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NASCAR didn’t have three first-time winners in its first three Cup races for 2021… but it came close at Homestead-Miami Speedway. William Byron won just his second Cup race ever Sunday (Feb. 28), his first with new crew chief Rudy Fugle just three races into their new partnership. Why has Fugle made such an impact …

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Xfinity Breakdown: Myatt Snider “Slays” 2-Time Xfinity Champion; Noah Gragson Leaves Irritated

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With three laps to go, Noah Gragson looked to have the Contenders Boats 250 victory at Homestead-Miami Speedway on Saturday (Feb. 27) in the bag until David Starr had a right-front tire go down. Starr climbed the banking in turn 3, and Gragson had nowhere to go and plowed into the rear of Starr’s Toyota. …

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3rd Straight Homestead Heartbreak for Noah Gragson

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Noah Gragson has had the car to beat at Homestead-Miami Speedway in the NASCAR Xfinity Series the last three races and could not come away with the victory. Saturday (Feb. 27) in the Contender Boats 250, Gragson was dominating the event and leading the field by over eight seconds with just three laps to go …

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Noah Gragson Facing Extra Pressure, Motivation in Daytona

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Noah Gragson is entering his third season driving JR Motorsports’ No. 9 car after winning two races and finishing fifth in the NASCAR Xfinity Series standings in 2020. One of those wins came in the season-opening race at Daytona International Speedway, something he’ll try to defend this Saturday (Feb. 13) when the NXS schedule kicks …

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Noah Gragson to Make Daytona 500 Debut for Beard Motorsports

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Noah Gragson will attempt to make his NASCAR Cup Series debut in the Daytona 500 driving for Beard Motorsports, the team announced Thursday, Jan. 14. Gragson, who competes full-time in the NASCAR Xfinity Series in JR Motorsports’ No. 9 car, replaces Brendan Gaughan behind the wheel of the No. 62 Chevrolet after Gaughan’s decision to …

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Noah Gragson Retains Bass Pro Shops, TrueTimber, Black Rifle Sponsorship for 2021

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Noah Gragson‘s car in the NASCAR Xfinity Series will look a lot like it did in 2021, JR Motorsports announced Nov. 19. Bass Pro Shops, TrueTimber Camo and Black Rifle Coffee will act as co-primary sponsors for Gragson’s No. 9 in the series for the full 2021 season. “I’m excited that Bass Pro Shops will …

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Noah Gragson Misses Championship 4: ‘Definitely a Bummer’

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The Round of 8 may wind up being “what could have been” for Noah Gragson. Despite scoring his 16th top five and 24th top-10 finish, both career highs in his Xfinity Series career, he fell short of advancing to the Championship 4 for the second year in a row. But that goal not being met …

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Noah Gragson Loses Lead in Final Corner, Misses Win at Texas

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Noah Gragson seemed well on his way to winning his third race of the year, but a slip in the final corner of the last lap allowed Harrison Burton to scoot by and win his third NASCAR Xfinity Series race of the season at Texas Motor Speedway on Saturday (Oct. 24). The O’Reilly Auto Parts 300 …

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Noah Gragson on Kansas Xfinity Pole

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Noah Gragson is on the pole for the NASCAR Xfinity Series’ first race in the Round of 8 at Kansas Speedway. Gragson earned the position after finishing second behind AJ Allmendinger last week at the Charlotte Motor Speedway ROVAL. Austin Cindric starts next to Gragson on the front row, while Daniel Hemric and Ross Chastain …

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Noah Gragson on Pole for Xfinity Charlotte Race

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The NASCAR Xfinity Series’ final race in the Round of 12 is at the Charlotte Motor Speedway ROVAL, and JR Motorsports’ Noah Gragson will lead the field to the green flag. Last week’s winner at Talladega Superspeedway, Justin Haley, is also on the front row. Gragson’s teammate Daniel Hemric begins third, Brandon Jones starts fourth …

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