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7:09 PM ET Associated Press CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Three-time NASCAR champion Tony Stewart headlined the six new nominees eligible for induction into the NASCAR Hall of Fame. Stewart on Wednesday joined Neil Bonnett, a popular member of the “Alabama Gang,” two-time Xfinity Series champion Sam Ard, former Daytona 500 winner Marvin Panch, short-track racer Jim
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7:09 PM ET Associated Press CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Three-time NASCAR champion Tony Stewart headlined the six new nominees eligible for induction into the NASCAR Hall of Fame. Stewart on Wednesday joined Neil Bonnett, a popular member of the “Alabama Gang,” two-time Xfinity Series champion Sam Ard, former Daytona 500 winner Marvin Panch, short-track racer Jim
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6:50 PM ET Associated Press AVONDALE, Ariz. — Kyle Busch took the lead shortly after the start of the final stage and cruised to his second consecutive Xfinity Series victory Saturday with another dominant performance at ISM Raceway. Busch was never threatened after Stephen Leicht‘s blown engine left a cloud of smoke and sent his
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12:17 PM ET Associated Press AVONDALE, Ariz. — Daniel Suarez and Michael McDowell were summoned to the NASCAR hauler before practice Saturday after the two drivers were involved in a post-qualifying fight Friday. After an on-track incident during the first round of NASCAR Cup Series qualifying on Friday, Daniel Suarez threw Michael McDowell to the
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7:49 PM ET Associated Press AVONDALE, Ariz. — Ryan Blaney turned the fastest lap in practice and never slowed down in qualifying, putting his No. 12 Ford on the pole Friday for this weekend’s race at ISM Raceway near Phoenix. Blaney turned a lap of 141.287 mph to keep Penske Racing’s early-season success going. It
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11:24 PM ET ESPN News Services AVONDALE, Ariz. — Daniel Suarez threw Michael McDowell to the ground and both drivers had to be forcibly restrained Friday after they were eliminated while jockeying for position in the first round of qualifying for the NASCAR Cup Series race at ISM Raceway. Just about everybody waited until the
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5:28 PM ET Associated Press ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Motorsports giant Roger Penske disclosed Friday that he received a kidney transplant shortly after the 2017 IndyCar season finale. Penske told The Associated Press he received the kidney from his son, Greg. The 82-year-old owner of Team Penske and Penske Corp. kept the transplant private and
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12:36 PM ET Associated Press NASHVILLE, Tenn. — NASCAR is leaving Las Vegas and taking its annual Champion’s Week and awards to Nashville, Tennessee. The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Awards will be held Dec. 5 at the Music City Center in Music City, NASCAR announced Wednesday. NASCAR will move its Xfinity Series Awards and
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6:56 PM ET Associated Press LAS VEGAS — Joey Logano held off teammate Brad Keselowski on Sunday to win the NASCAR Cup Series race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Logano drove his Team Penske Ford to his 22nd career victory and his first of the season, narrowly answering Keselowski’s last-lap passing attempt down the stretch.
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7:56 PM ET Associated Press LAS VEGAS — Kyle Busch moved into position for a three-race weekend sweep in his hometown, holding on in double-overtime to win the NASCAR Xfinity Series race Saturday at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Busch held off John Hunter Nemechek on the final lap, adding his 93rd career Xfinity Series win
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8:48 PM ET Associated Press LAS VEGAS — Blunt Larson will try to be a bit more delicate with his words in the future. Kyle Larson personally apologized to team owner Rick Hendrick this week after jokingly saying during an interview that Hendrick Motorsports cheats. While the Chip Ganassi Racing star doesn’t plan to stop
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9:18 AM ET Associated Press CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Kyle Busch has finalized a multiyear extension with Joe Gibbs Racing. Busch said two weeks ago the extension to drive the No. 18 Toyota was nearly completed and that he was not a free agent. JGR announced the extension Thursday morning on Twitter. Terms of driver contracts
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