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Motorsport.com’s Jim Utter reported this afternoon that defending Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series driver Martin Truex, Jr. will be moving to Joe Gibbs Racing for the 2019 season. This comes just hours after the announcement that Truex, Jr.’s current team, Furniture Row Racing, would be closing its doors at the

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Furniture Row Racing announced Tuesday afternoon that the team would be closing its doors following the 2018 season, citing “lack of necessary funding.” The announcement comes after 5 Hour Energy informed the team earlier this summer that the energy drink company would not be returning as a sponsor for the

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DARLINGTON, S.C. (AP) — Brad Keselowski took nearly the entire season to break through to victory lane. Kyle Larson will have to wait a little bit longer. Keselowski overtook Larson’s dominant car by a few feet coming out of the pits on the final caution, then took off on the restart

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Darlington Raceway is set to play host to tonight’s Bojangles Southern 500 for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series, where 40 drivers will battle the track Too Tough to Tame. The famed track in South Carolina that once had it’s traditional Labor Day weekend date taken away nearly 15 years

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DARLINGTON, S.C. (AP) — If Kyle Busch needed extra motivation for the Southern 500, he’s gotten it from Ernie Irvan — or, more specifically, Irvan’s paint scheme from 20 years ago. Busch, NASCAR’s points leader, is itching to drive a Skittles-themed red car like Irvan used in 1998 when Darlington

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BROOKLYN, Mich. (AP) — Kevin Harvick capped off his father-son weekend by dominating a race and putting 6-year-old son Keelan in the passenger seat to hold the flapping, checkered flag out of the window. “That was definitely way up there on the bucket list,” Harvick said. Harvick broke a tie atop NASCAR’s Big

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Racing is back in the Irish Hills of Michigan, for today’s Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series “Consumers Energy 400” at Michigan International Speedway. The fastest track on the circuit allowed speeds approaching 220mph entering turns 1 and 3 during qualifying and practice, and speeds are expected to be high in

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DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) — Ford will celebrate its iconic muscle car next year when it races the Mustang in NASCAR’s top Cup Series. The 2019 Mustang for NASCAR competition was unveiled Thursday at the Ford Motor Company World Headquarters. Stewart-Haas Racing co-owner Tony Stewart drove a Mustang onto a stage

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The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series is in upstate New York for the second road course of the season, the “Go Bowling at the Glen” at Watkins Glen International. Thirty-seven of NASCAR’s best drivers will take on the 7-turn, 2.45-mile road course that features two straightaways greater than 2,000 feet

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SPARTA, Ky. (AP) — No matter which driver led Martin Truex Jr., the advantage always seemed temporary as he positioned himself to make a pivotal move. Distance usually followed his passes, particularly after his final one that sealed his dominance. Truex Jr. won the NASCAR Cup Series race at Kentucky

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