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NASCAR Will Survive Without DaleJr.

April 25, 2017 0
On Tuesday, Dale Earnhardt Jr announced he would be retiring from NASCAR at the end of the 2017 season. The announcement shocked the world of auto racing. Fans, members of the media and sports insiders [...]

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Earnhardt, Jr. to Retire Following 2017 Season

April 25, 2017 0
In a bombshell Tuesday morning announcement, Dale Earnhardt, Jr. and Hendrick Motorsports have announced the two-time Daytona 500 winner and 14-time NASCAR most popular driver will retire following the completion of the 2017 season. The [...]

Food City 500 Postponed Due to Rain

April 23, 2017 0
After consistent rain and no window to get the race in, NASCAR has announced that they have postponed the Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway to Monday at 1 p.m. on FOX. Rain has been [...]

Kyle Busch Leads Opening Saturday Cup Practice

April 22, 2017 0
As dark clouds lingered in the background of the Bristol Motor Speedway, the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series took to the high banks for the second practice of the weekend. Roles were reversed from first [...]


Zach Veach to Drive in Place of Injured Hildebrand

April 18, 2017 0
Ed Carpenter Racing has announced that Zach Veach will drive the No. 21 Fuzzy’s Ultra-Premium Vodka Chevrolet at Barber Motorsports Park this weekend. Veach will replace the injured J.R. Hildebrand. “First and foremost my thoughts [...]



Erik Jones Goes Back-to-Back in Bristol

April 23, 2017 0

In a race that seemed to feature everything and anything, Erik Jones was able to pass and hold off Ryan Blaney to gain his second victory of the season and second consecutive victory in the Fitzgerald […]


NXS Fitzgerald Glider Kits 300 Preview

April 21, 2017 0

The NASCAR XFINITY Series returns after an Easter weekend off with the NXS Dash4Cash at the Bristol Motor Speedway. The Fitzgerald Glider Kits 300 is slated to take the green flag tomorrow afternoon at 1 […]


Allgaier Quickest in XFINITY Practice

April 21, 2017 0

Justin Allgaier showed in practice at the World’s Fastest Half Mile on Friday that he has a fast car, which could turn into an extra pay day come checkered flag time whenever we race the […]


Finchum Aims for Repeat in Bristol

April 20, 2017 0
Last season, Chad Finchum finally found his way to victory lane for his first victory in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East. What made that victory special was the fact that it came at the [...]

Bilicki Returns to Obaika Racing at Atlanta

March 1, 2017 0
Josh Bilicki returns to the NASCAR Xfinity Series this weekend at the Atlanta Motor Speedway behind the No. 97 for Obaika Racing. He will be attempting to make his fourth career start. Bilicki, an accomplished [...]

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