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Couch Potato Tuesday: Fontana Doubleheader Brings a Stark Difference

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There was a distinct lack of energy for much of the Cup broadcast Sunday. Like everyone was just going through the motions as if the weekend was a letdown.

The Underdog House: No Daytona Aftereffects for Ricky Stenhouse Jr.

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2023 Daytona 500 winner Ricky Stenhouse Jr. kept the good times rolling with a 12th-place finish Feb. 26 in Auto Club Speedway’s Pala Casino 400.

Up to Speed: Friends Are Where You Find Them at Daytona

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In the closing laps of the Daytona 500, those left standing found friends wherever they could, regardless of what was on the nose of the car.

The Underdog House: America, 1776, Ricky Stenhouse Jr. Did It Again

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Five years ago, Ricky Stenhouse Jr. proclaimed a now-popular phrase, “America, 1776, we are the champs!” Now, Stenhouse can say that again.

Did You Notice? … 2023 NASCAR Cup Series Hot Takes

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After an unpredictable 2022, the forthcoming NASCAR Cup Series could be poised for a big season on and off the track

2023 NASCAR Preseason Power Rankings: Nos. 20-11

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The Frontstretch staff continues with its ranking of the 2023 top 30 NASCAR Cup Series drivers.