Motorcraft Inks Extension With Wood Brothers

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The iconic No. 21 Ford Fusion of Wood Brothers Racing will have a very familiar look for 14 races in 2018, as Motorcraft and Quick Lane Tire and Auto Centers announced Tuesday at the NASCAR Hall of Fame they will return to the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series team.

VASC: Van Gisbergen’s Weekend Continues With Pole in Qualifying

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Adelaide, South Australia — Shane Van Gisbergen’s magic Clipsal 500 Adelaide weekend continues, as the reigning series champion will go last in the Armor All Top Ten Shootout after setting the provisional pole in Sunday’s qualifying with a 1:19.295. Red Bull Holden Racing Team teammate Jamie Whincup qualified second. Whincup said he was pleased with the performance, but still was …

VASC: van Gisbergen Starts Title Defense With Win At Clipsal

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ADELAIDE, South Australia, Australia — After posting the fastest time by one-ten-thousandth of a second in the first round of qualifying, then grabbing the pole by 0.044 seconds in the Armor All Shootout, Shane van Gisbergen continued his domination of the Clipsal 500 weekend by claiming the first of two 250-kilometer races on Saturday. The defending series champion drove away …

IMSA: Battle Of The Brands; GTLM Title Tilt Down To Ford vs. Chevrolet

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With only two races left in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, just seven points separate the leading No. 3 Chevrolet Corvette Racing C7.R team of Oliver Gavin and Tommy Milner from the No. 67 Ford Chip Ganassi Racing Ford GT team of Richard Westbrook and Ryan Briscoe.

NSCS: Buescher and Front Row Officially Make Chase; All Three Roush-Fenway Cars Fail for Second Straight Year

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RICHMOND, Va. — When Chris Buescher’s tire went down with 90 laps to go in Saturday night’s Federated Auto Parts 400, there no was panic in the No. 34 camp. Buescher came down pit road for four tires and hung on to easily qualify for his first Chase for the Sprint Cup in his rookie campaign. With David Ragan’s tire …

VASC: Whincup Ends Pole Drought With Record Lap at Townsville

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Townsville, Queensland, Australia –Story By Race Chaser Online International Motorsport Correspondent Jack Cobourn — After not having gained a pole since the 2015 season finale, Jamie Whincup was back on top for Saturday’s race at the Castrol Edge Townsville 400 at the Townsville Street Circuit. Whincup set a time of 1:12.144, the fastest a V8 Supercar has gone around the …

VASC: Whincup and Van Gisbergen Duel in Townsville

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Townsville, Queensland, Australia — Story by Race Chaser Online International Motorsport Correspondent Jack Cobourn — Despite not having a great car in practice, Jamie Whincup came good on Saturday at the Castrol Edge Townsville 400, winning in powerful fashion from teammate Shane van Gisbergen. The duo fought throughout the entire race, and when a late-race caution came out, Whincup was …

ARCA: Cindric Returns to Cunningham for Pocono With PIRTEK on Board No. 99

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Cunningham Motorsports announced Tuesday morning that 17-year-old Austin Cindric will make his third start for the team in the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards next weekend at Pocono Raceway, driving the No. 99 PIRTEK Ford Fusion.

ARCA: Reed Returns to Lira Motorsports; Will Drive the No. 38 Ford at Pocono

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MOORESVILLE, N.C. — official team release — Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images North America photo — NASCAR XFINITY Series regular Ryan Reed will pilot the No. 38 Lira Motorsports Ford Fusion in the upcoming ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards event at Pocono Raceway on June 3. Reed, who captured two wins for the team in the ARCA Racing Series in 2015, has …