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Tyler Reddick Victorious in “Lucas Oil 200” NCWTS race at Dover International Speedway

Tyler Reddick, driver of the #19 BBR Music Group Ford, poses with the Miles the Monster trophy in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Lucas Oil 200 at Dover International Speedway on May 29, 2015 in Dover, Delaware. - Photo Credit: Sean Gardner/Getty Images DOVER, Del. (May 29, 2015) – For a while, it looked like the winner of the Lucas Oil 200 was going to be whichever truck managed to survive 200 laps around the Monster Mile. Eventually, things calmed down – but still, only nine of the 32 cars that started Friday’s “Lucas Oil 200” NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Dover International Speedway were on the lead lap at the end of it. Three of those cars provided a rather exciting finish to the evening, and it ended up being Tyler Reddick driving to the checkered flag at the end of a crash-filled affair. Reddick passed Erik Jones in turn three with seven laps remaining and opened up a lead of ... FULL STORY »

Many Factors Lead To Dehydration For Denny Hamlin In Charlotte

2015 NSCS Driver, Denny Hamlin (FedEx) - Photo Credit: Maddie Meyer/Getty Images CONCORD, North Carolina – Several factors played into NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) driver Denny Hamlin suffering from dehydration late in Sunday’s Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte (N.C.) Motor Speedway. Last weekend’s Sprint All-Star winner complained of not feeling well and ... FULL STORY »

Fuel strategy gives Carl Edwards first win at Charlotte

Carl Edwards, driver of the #19 Subway Toyota, celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway on May 24, 2015 in Charlotte, North Carolina. - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images CONCORD, N.C. – Will the mystery winner of Sunday night’s Coca-Cola 600 enter and sign in please? Hint: It’s the guy who does back flips every time he takes the checkered flag. But for the first 370 of 400 laps at Charlotte ... FULL STORY »

Engine Woes Continue To Haunt Ryan Blaney; Wood Bros. Racing

Ryan Blaney, driver of the No. 21 Motorcraft/Quick Lane Tire & Auto Center Ford, is involved in an on-track incident during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway on May 24, 2015 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo Credit: Rainier Ehrhardt / Getty Images) CONCORD, North Carolina – For the third time in 2015, Ryan Blaney and the Wood Bros. Racing team were unable to finish a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race because of engine failure in their No. 21 Motorcraft / Quick ... FULL STORY »

Greg Biffle Rejuvenates Team With Runner-Up Performance At Charlotte

2015 NSCS Driver, Greg Biffle (ORTHO) - Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images CONCORD, North Carolina – In the end Greg Biffle had some pit strategy to help, but the Roush Fenway Racing driver finished second in Sunday’s Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte (N.C.) Motor Speedway, his best finish since Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway ... FULL STORY »

Justin Allgaier First Casualty In Coca-Cola 600

2015 NSCS Justin Allgaier (BRANDT) - Photo Credit: Grace Wyant Krenrich for Catchfence CONCORD, North Carolina – Justin Allgaier’s hopes for his second top-10 finish of the season in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) took a immediate halt after a crash on Lap 136 in Sunday’s Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte (N.C.) ... FULL STORY »

Austin Dillon dominates NASCAR XFINITY race at Charlotte

Austin Dillon, driver of the #33 Rheem Chevrolet, celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR XFINITY Series Hisense 300 at Charlotte Motor Speedway on May 23, 2015 in Charlotte, North Carolina. - Photo Credit: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images CONCORD, N.C. – For the second straight Saturday, Denny Hamlin had the chance to hold off a race’s strongest car for the victory. Unlike last Saturday’s NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race, however, there were too many laps left after the final restart ... FULL STORY »



Darrell Wallace Jr. (Photo Credit:  Jared C. Tilton / Getty Images)
Darrell Wallace Jr. Wheels Fast Car To XFINITY Series Career-Best At Charlotte
Posted 05.23.15
CONCORD, North Carolina – Roush Fenway Racing’s Darrell Wallace Jr. had a strong weekend at Charlotte (N.C.) Motor Speedway. Fresh off his career-best finish last Sunday at Iowa Speedway, the Mobile, Alabama native racked in his best NASCAR XFINITY Series result yet with a fifth place effort in Saturday’s ...FULL STORY »
Jeff Gordon (center) in the Booth with Alex Alexander (left) and Michael Waltrip (right) for FOX Sports
Jeff Gordon To FOX Booth For 2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Season
Posted 05.22.15
Jeff Gordon will join FOX NASCAR full time in 2016 as an analyst for FOX’s 16th year of NASCAR Sprint Cup Series coverage, the network announced on Thursday. Gordon will join play-by-play announcer Mike Joy and analyst Darrell Waltrip in the booth for the network’s race broadcasts. Chris Myers will ...FULL STORY »
2015 NSCS Driver, Kevin Harvick (Budweiser/Jimmy Johns) - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images
Will Kevin Harvick / Jimmie Johnson Dominance Continue?
Posted 05.22.15
More than seven months ago, Joey Logano took the checkered in the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Kansas Speedway. That was the last time a driver other than Kevin Harvick or Jimmie Johnson won a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series points race at a 1.5-mile intermediate speedway. Harvick won at ...FULL STORY »
2015 NSCS Driver, Jimmie Johnson (Team Lowe's Patriotic) - Photo Credit: Drew Hallowell/Getty Images
Jimmie Johnson finds speed at Charlotte in Thursday’s practice
Posted 05.22.15
CONCORD, N.C. – After last Saturday’s lackluster performance in the NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race, Jimmie Johnson returned to Charlotte Motor Speedway on Thursday still searching for speed. Apparently he found it. In opening practice for Sunday’s Coca-Cola 600 (6 p.m. ET on FOX), Johnson was second on the speed chart to Carl ...FULL STORY »
2015 NXS Chris Buescher - Photo Credit: Doug Pensinger/Getty Images
Chris Buescher charges into Charlotte as No. 1 driver
Posted 05.22.15
Chris Buescher barreled to the lead with the help of a friendly bump from Roush Fenway Racing teammate Darrell Wallace Jr. on a restart with two laps remaining and held off defending NASCAR XFINITY Series champion Chase Elliott to win the 3M 250 at Iowa Speedway on Sunday. “(Wallace) gave us ...FULL STORY »
Matt Kenseth, driver of the #20 DeWalt Toyota, poses with the Coors Light Pole Award after qualifying for pole position for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway on May 21, 2015 in Charlotte, North Carolina. - Photo Credit: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images
Kenseth Tops Speed Charts on LiftMaster Pole Night
Posted 05.22.15
Venturini Wins Inaugural MRO High Heel Dash; Ferguson Claims Victory in Legends All-Star Race Matt Kenseth and his Joe Gibbs Racing No. 20 DeWalt Toyota will lead the field to green forSunday’s 56th running of the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway after besting the field inThursday’s knockout qualifying during LiftMaster Pole ...FULL STORY »
2015 NSCS Driver, David Ragan (Aaron's) - Photo Credit: Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images
David Ragan Fast Thursday at Charlotte; Optimistic For Race
Posted 05.21.15
CONCORD, North Carolina – Two races into his new ride at Michael Waltrip Racing (MWR), David Ragan seems to be making big gains. The Unadilla, Georgia native unloaded competitive Thursday at Charlotte (N.C.) Motor Speedway and carried that speed into a seventh place starting spot for Sunday’s Coca-Cola 600. ...FULL STORY »
2015 NXS Driver Jamie Dick - Photo Credit: Lachian Cunningham/Getty Images
Ready To Move On: Jamie Dick and Viva Motorsports
Posted 05.21.15
CONCORD, N.C. – It goes without saying that Jamie Dick’s return to the NASCAR XFINITY Series didn’t go as planned, but despite the circumstances, one of the series’ youngest driver and owner is ready to put Iowa Speedway behind and focus on the future. Dick had been sidelined for nearly ...FULL STORY »
Bojangles’ Summer Shootout Logo
2015 Summer Shootout Series Quickly Approaching With New Title Sponsor At Charlotte Motor Speedway
Posted 05.21.15
CONCORD -- One of the annual summertime traditions will continue this June at Charlotte (N.C.) Motor Speedway when the Summer Shootout returns for a 23rd season from June 9 – July 29. The eight-week event which mixes Bandoleros and the U.S. Legend Cars on the quarter mile frontstretch has produced ...FULL STORY »


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