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Tracking the Trucks: 2015 Kroger 200 at Martinsville

Martinsville Trucks Kroger 200 Matt Crafton Burnout To Checkers 2015 Mike Neff

(Photo Credit: Mike Neff, Frontstretch)

In a Nutshell: Matt Crafton grabbed the checkered flag in the Kroger 200 at Martinsville Speedway ahead of John Hunter Nemechek. The race featured 12 cautions flags and saw drivers like Cole Custer and Timothy Peters perform marvelous comebacks after early troubles at the paperclip. Cameron Hayley, Custer and Tyler Reddick rounded out the top five. Who …

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NASCAR 101: Newcomers Completely & Utterly Invade Martinsville Truck Entry List

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(Photo Credit: Amy Henderson, Frontstretch)

Martinsville Speedway’s NASCAR Camping World Truck Series races? Easily the best of any track on the circuit these days to both discover and watch young talent. Which is not wholly surprising. Each season, it’s the first on the schedule that allows drivers 16 and 17 years old to race, and it’s also among the first …

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Frontstretch NASCAR Power Rankings: Top 15 Up-And-Coming Drivers in Stock Car Racing

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The Sprint Cup Series might have had the weekend off, but the Frontstretch Power Rankings didn’t take a break. This week, we are featuring the top up-and-coming drivers in stock car competition. It’s hard to argue that racing does not have a bright future with the number of drivers emerging from local tracks, earning opportunities …

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Couch Potato Tuesday: Xfinity Must Be Incensed

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Welcome back! Last week saw the Sprint Cup Series take the weekend off. In the past, these weekends used to be the most boring time of the summer. Nothing would be going on. Not so much these days. The Xfinity Series was the primary show for the weekend at Chicagoland Speedway. Meanwhile, the Camping World …

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Xfinity Series Breakdown: 2015 Owens Corning AttiCat 300 at Chicagoland

2015 Nxs Chicagoland Erik Jones Burnout Nascar Via Getty Images

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Lean, mean, black and green for the second straight weekend. The No. 54 Toyota raced back into Victory Lane once again. At Michigan, it was Kyle Busch earning the victory, but this weekend’s standalone event at Chicagoland Speedway belonged to rookie Erik Jones. The 19-year-old driver for Joe Gibbs Racing led a race-high 94 laps …

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Ty Dillon Tops 1st 2015 Owens Corning AttiCat 300 Practice at Chicagoland

2015 Pocono Cup Ty Dillon In Garage With Yuengling Driver Suite Credit Anthony Lumbis Sr.

Photo Credit: Anthony Lumbis Sr., Frontstretch

While all eyes are on Austin Dillon as a favorite to win Saturday’s NASCAR Xfinity Series race, his kid brother stole the show in the first on-track activity. Ty Dillon put down a 30.441-second time in his final run to top the first of two practice sessions for the Owens Corning AttiCat 300 at Chicagoland …

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Ross Kenseth Making Xfinity Series Debut at Chicagoland

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Add another Kenseth to Joe Gibbs Racing’s lineup for the 2015 season. Ross Kenseth, son of 2003 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Matt Kenseth, is set to make his NASCAR Xfinity Series debut at Chicagoland Speedway in June. Also scheduled to run the ARCA Series race with Ken Schrader Racing at Chicago, Kenseth will be …

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Ken Schrader Racing’s 2015 ARCA Lineup Includes Ross Kenseth, More


photo by Mike Neff (Frontstretch)

Ken Schrader Racing and Federated Auto Parts have announced that they have teamed up for a 16th consecutive season. Ken Schrader will continue to compete in select ARCA Racing Series events and select dirt events around the country. “We are looking forward to another exciting season as the sponsor of Kenny and his racing teams,” …

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