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Couch Potato Tuesday: Fontana Doubleheader Brings a Stark Difference

2023 Fontana Auto Club Christopher Bell Ricky Stenhouse Jr Joey Logano Alex Bowman Five Wide Salute Logan Riely Getty

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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.

Fire on Fridays: Ryan Blaney Needs to Make a Splash in 2023

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If you look up “consistency” in the NASCAR dictionary, you could probably find a picture of Ryan Blaney. With an average finish of 14.8 in his seven full-time seasons, he’s definitely been one to watch come championship season, especially after joining Team Penske in 2018. But as he enters 2023, the Hartford, Ohio native has …

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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.

4 Burning Questions: Which Non-Daytona 500 Winner Will Have the Best Performance on Sunday?

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With only seven former winners in the 2023 Daytona 500, it’s the perfect opportunity for a new face to take home glory in the biggest race of the year.

2023 Preseason Power Rankings: Nos. 10-1

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It’s February, which means the 2023 NASCAR Cup Series season is finally upon us. Cars will take to the track later this week at Daytona International Speedway for the 65th running of the Great American Race. With a wide array of driver and team changes from Silly Season alongside more minor personnel tweaks — or …

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2022 NASCAR Top Storylines: A Record-Tying 19 Race Winners

Austin Cindric celebrates winning the Daytona 500 on the frontstretch. (Photo: NKP)

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A record-tying 19 different winners defined the 2022 NASCAR season, with rookies, veterans and more joining the mix.