Race Weekend Central

Fresh Tires Bring Denny Hamlin Cup Win at Richmond

Denny Hamlin celebrates his win in the Toyota Owners 400 at Richmond, April 2022. Photo: NKP

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

For the fourth time in his NASCAR Cup Series career, Denny Hamlin was victorious at Richmond Raceway. The Chesterfield, Va. native captured the Toyota Owners 400 on Sunday (April 3), utilizing fresh tires in the closing laps to run down the leaders. Hamlin only led the final five laps of the race, passing William Byron …

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Up to Speed: Short Track Swing Crucial for Joe Gibbs Racing After Awkward 2022 Start

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(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

For Joe Gibbs Racing, the upcoming short track swing is the perfect opportunity to turn their season around. Through the first six races of 2022, it’s been a rough start for all four of the JGR drivers.

Best Seat at the Track: Jared Haas & Stephen Stumpf Join From COTA

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(Graphic: Jared Haas)

AUSTIN, Texas – Jared Haas and Stephen Stumpf join live from Circuit of the Americas to preview the Echopark Automotive Texas Grand Prix (March 27). The 2022 NASCAR Cup Series season has produced five different race winners in the first five races. The pair debates if this is the year that more than 16 drivers win …

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Best Seat at the Track: Kevin Rutherford Joins for Phoenix

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(Graphic: Jared Haas)

On this weekend’s Best Seat at the Track, Jared Haas is joined by Frontstretch’s managing editor Kevin Rutherford to preview the Ruoff Mortgage 500k (March 13) at Phoenix Raceway. Last week at Las Vegas, Alex Bowman only changed two tires and won the race. Our Frontstretch reporters try to put themselves on top of the …

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