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Kyle Larson Leads Opening Cup Practice at New Hampshire

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Late in opening practice, Kyle Larson posted the quickest lap of the session at New Hampshire Motor Speedway in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, at 135.941 mph. Coming up on the short end of the stick last weekend at Chicagoland Speedway, Chase Elliott was a bridesmaid again, this time pacing second at …

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Kyle Larson Sweeps Saturday Practices at Chicagoland

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Kyle Larson rode a strong No. 42 Chevrolet to the top of the board in each of Saturday’s two NASCAR Sprint Cup Series practices at Chicagoland Speedway. Larson’s early 29.460-second lap kept him atop the charts for the majority of final practice for Sunday’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 400. Larson will …

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Thinkin’ Out Loud: Martin Truex Jr. Claims Second NASCAR Crown Jewel of 2016

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Who’s in the headline: For the first time in his career, Martin Truex, Jr. has won multiple races in a single season. Kevin Harvick was the dominant car for the vast majority of Sunday night’s Southern 500, but pit road miscues put him behind in the final laps and he was unable to …

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Martin Truex, Jr. Pulls Away for Southern 500 Win

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After leading 214 of 367 laps, it was Kevin Harvick who was expected to close the deal in Sunday’s Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway. However, Martin Truex, Jr., who pulled away from Harvick on the final restart, took his first win at Darlington and second of the 2016 Sprint Cup …

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Jamie McMurray Pleased with the Direction of Chip Ganassi Racing

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With only two races remaining before the Chase cutoff at Richmond, Jamie McMurray finds himself on the hot seat, currently sitting 15 points to the good of the bubble. In recent weeks, Chip Ganassi Racing has been on an upward slide, with both of the teams consistently running toward the front …

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2016 Frontstretch Podcast- Episode 19: Throwback Success and Larson’s Redemption

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On this week’s podcast, Matt Stallknecht is joined by weekly guest Aaron Bearden to discuss a number of topics heading into the Southern 500, including an analysis of the business success of the Southern 500 throwback campaign as well as a recap of Kyle Larson’s scintillating win in Michigan. So sit back, relax, …

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Frontstretch 5: Drivers 25 or Younger Who Could Win Sprint Cup Titles

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If this season has any theme, it’s that this sport is alive and well with young talent who have bright futures. So far across NASCAR’s three national series, rookies have won multiple races, posed a legitimate threat for their own series championship, and pulled into Victory Lane for the first …

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