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Frontstretch Podcast: Battles in Bristol, Welcome MJ; Noah Gragson Previews Xfinity Playoffs

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Subscribe: iTunes In this week’s edition of the Frontstretch Podcast, Dustin Albino and Mike Neff discuss the opening round of the NASCAR Cup Series playoffs finale at Bristol Motor Speedway, which saw a classic battle for the victory between Kevin Harvick and Kyle Busch. How many wins do we see Harvick ending the season with? Will Busch win before the …

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Noah Gragson Returning to JR Motorsports in 2021

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Noah Gragson will return to the driver’s seat of the No. 9 JR Motorsports Chevrolet in the NASCAR Xfinity Series in 2021, JR Motorsports announced Aug. 27. The 22-year-old will reprise his role driving for the team for the third straight year. Crew chief Dave Elenz and sponsor Bass Pro Shops will remain with Gragson …

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After Spinning from the Lead, Noah Gragson Finishes 3rd at Daytona Road Course

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With a third-place finish at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway road course and a sixth-place finish at Road America, Noah Gragson entered the inaugural NASCAR Xfinity Series race at the Daytona road course with hopes of continuing to run well at road courses this season. With the new algorithm to set the starting lineups, Gragson started …

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Friday Faceoff: Is Noah Gragson’s Xfinity Ride in Jeopardy?

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Should NASCAR implement more stringent standards for drivers to participate in the NASCAR Cup Series? Alex Gallacher: Yes. Some of the Cup drivers do not deserve to be there. What makes William Byron, Tyler Reddick and Chase Elliott different is that they all won championships at the lower levels before coming to Cup. The broadcast team …

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Noah Gragson Secures Pole in Shady Rays 200 at Kentucky in First Race of Xfinity Doubleheader

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The NASCAR Xfinity Series goes to the Bluegrass State for a doubleheader on Thursday and Friday (July 9-10). JR Motorsports driver Noah Gragson is on the pole for Thursday’s Shady Rays 200 at Kentucky Speedway. Gragson hopes to win his third race of the season at the 1.5-mile track. He finished sixth in last year’s …

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Two-Time Winner Noah Gragson Becomes Xfinity Pole Sitter at Pocono

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Two-time winner Noah Gragson will be upfront when the green flag is waved to start the NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Pocono Raceway. He is the pole sitter for the 2020 Pocono Green 225. Rookie Myatt Snider will start second. Snider is driving the No. 21 Richard Childress Racing Chevrolet in this race. Chase Briscoe, …

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Eyes on Xfinity: Noah Gragson Maturing in Sophomore Season

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Compared to this time a year ago, one could argue that Noah Gragson is the most improved driver in all of NASCAR. And it didn’t happen by accident. Gragson entered the 2020 NASCAR Xfinity Series season coming off a subpar rookie season in 2019, where he finished eighth in the championship standings. His seven top-five …

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NASCAR Stat Sheet: Homestead Latest Example Noah Gragson is For Real

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Each season, Homestead-Miami Speedway puts on some of the best racing of any intermediate track on the circuit. The 1.5-mile oval has been the championship finale for a reason; it’s a perfect mix of multiple grooves and tire management. This week marked the first time in decades the track has been moved from November to …

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Noah Gragson & Dale Earnhardt Jr. Narrowly Miss 1-2 Finish at Homestead

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To win a NASCAR race, you have to have everything go right, and sometimes you have to get a little lucky. Luck was not on the side of JR Motorsports on Saturday afternoon (June 13), and it prevented them from having a 1-2 finish in the NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Homestead-Miami Speedway. Noah Gragson …

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Xfinity Breakdown: AJ Allmendinger Takes First Oval Track Win, Noah Gragson Cashes In

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It took from the blooming of his NASCAR career in 2006 to June 2013 for AJ Allmendinger to pick up his first NASCAR win, winning on the road course of Road America in Wisconsin. But it would take from then until Saturday afternoon (June 6) at Atlanta Motor Speedway, for him to finally triumph on …

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Noah Gragson Is Pole Sitter for Xfinity Series Race at Atlanta

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Noah Gragson, the most recent winner in the NASCAR Xfinity Series, has been awarded the pole for the 2020 EchoPark 250 at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Gragson became the pole-sitter by selection via randomized draw based on the owners’ point standings. He is a two-time winner this season and he will start on the front row …

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Stock Car Scoop: Noah Gragson Wins Bristol, Nashville Hosting NASCAR Cup Race in 2021, Entry Lists for Atlanta

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The NASCAR Xfinity Series raced in prime time on Monday night (June 1) at Bristol Motor Speedway. How did Noah Gragson get the job done for his second win of the season? Find out in this edition of Stock Car Scoop with Bryan Nolen. Frontstretch’s newest podcast that focuses on the motorsports news of the …

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