CUP: Jones Fastest In Coca-Cola 600 First Practice

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CONCORD, N.C. — Erik Jones was the fastest driver in the opening round of practice for Sunday evening’s Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway (6 p.m. ET, FOX, PRN, SiriusXM). Jones set a fast time of 28.021 seconds (192.713 mph) in the sunny afternoon at the mile-and-a-half oval. He was also the fastest of the four Toyotas that made the …

NXS: Bubba Wallace Signs With Roush Fenway Racing For 2015 Season

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CONCORD, N.C. – Roush Fenway Racing PR/Photo – Roush Fenway Racing has announced that Bubba Wallace will drive the No. 6 Ford Mustang for the team in the NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) next season. The signing pairs NASCAR’s winningest NXS team with a young driver widely regarded as one of the most talented up-and-coming competitors in NASCAR. The 21-year-old Wallace has posted …

NSCS: Earnhardt Hopes To Rediscover Magic After Decade-Long ’Dega Drought

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TALLADEGA, Ala. — official release — Jonathan Moore/Getty Images North America photo — Brad Keselowski and Jimmie Johnson are not the only pre-Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup favorites in danger of missing the eight-driver Eliminator Round. Dale Earnhardt Jr. is also in a near must-win situation as he enters Sunday’s Geico 500 cutoff race at Talladega (2 p.m. ET on …

AUDIO/RECAP: Last Lap Drama Ends With ISMA Classic Win for DJ Shullick

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OSWEGO, N.Y. – Story By RaceChaser Senior Editor Tom Baker – Photo and Audio By Steven Ovens –  DJ Shullick held off a furious last lap charge by Canadian Mike Lichty to bring home the victory in the 60-lap ISMA Supermodified Classic at the Oswego Speedway on Saturday night. Jeff Locke in the No. 37 and points leader Rob Summers in the …

Tom Time Blog: Oswego Speedway King of Wings, Old Timer’s Reunion Provide Backdrop for Big Weekend!

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Blog By RaceChaser Online Senior Editor Tom Baker – Photo By Brian Lorcher – For the second time in the last month, I am sitting in the “Port City” of Oswego, New York.  Nestled on the shores of Lake Ontario, Oswego Speedway is the home to the fastest short-track cars on the plant – The Supermodifieds. Tomorrow night, the supers …

FULTON: Tim Sears Jr. And Jason Barney Pocket ‘Wings And Warriors’ Gold

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FULTON, NY – official release and photo by Dave Medler – When the concept was born for the ‘Wings & Warriors’ Series for the 2014 season featuring Big Block Modifieds and Sprint Cars at the Brewerton and Fulton Speedway, what took place Saturday night at the Fulton Speedway was exactly what they had in mind. In the Tracey Road Equipment …

Carolina Speedway: Kenny Compton Jr. Among Day 1 King of Carolinas Winners

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 Gastonia, North Carolina – Kennie Compton Jr, held off a determined Kyle Strickler to score his first career Renegades of Dirt Open Wheel Modified win on Friday night at Carolina Speedway as part of the King of the Carolinas presented by Carolinas First Defense. The Renegades of Dirt Modified Tour presented by Arizona Sport Shirts we’re set to tackle the …

Coca Cola 600: Solid Season, Experience Gives Junior Optimism

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NASCAR Media You could say Dale Earnhardt Jr. has some catching up to do. He’s winless at Charlotte Motor Speedway, where his Hendrick Motorsports teammates Jimmie Johnson, Jeff Gordon and Kasey Kahne boast a combined 15 victories. The track hasn’t spun Junior out. But he hasn’t quite conquered the 1.5-mile layout either. Earnhardt’s record is so-so: five top fives and …