NSCS: NASCAR Introduces Stiffer Penalties for Infractions in Chase

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Wednesday afternoon NASCAR announced stiffer penalties for teams that fail post race inspection for the Chase and beyond for all three major touring series, in the wake of the amount of failures in post race inspection teams have been presented with this season.

NSCS: Newman and Larson assessed P3 and P2 Penalties Following Southern 500

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On Wednesday afternoon, NASCAR officials assessed a P3- penalty to the Richard Childress Racing No.31, in lieu of failing their post-race pass through the Laser Inspection Station, following Sunday’s Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway.

USAC: Newman Returns to Silver Crown Field; Enters Rich Vogler Classic at LOR

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INDIANAPOLIS – Former USAC Silver Crown champion Ryan Newman will return to USAC competition this Thursday during the USAC Silver Crown Series Rich Vogler/USAC Hall of Fame Classic at Lucas Oil Raceway. Newman competed in last year’s race at Lucas Oil Raceway and finished third after starting on the front row. Newman’s USAC career at the track includes five victories …

NSCS: Whelen, Richard Childress Racing Partner For Ryan Newman Coca-Cola 600 Paint Scheme

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WELCOME, N.C. — official team release and photo — Richard Childress Racing announced today that Whelen Engineering Co., the “Official Warning Lights of NASCAR”, will serve as the primary sponsor on Ryan Newman’s No. 31 Chevrolet SS for the 57th running of the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway on May 29, 2016. “Whelen Engineering, the Official Warning Lights of NASCAR, is pleased to be the primary sponsor of the Whelen No. …

NSCS: It’s the Big One; Kurt Busch, Johnson Make Contact; Triggers 21-Car Wreck

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TALLADEGA, Ala. — Report by Race Chaser Online Northeast Correspondent Kyle Magda — Sean Gardner/Getty Images North America photo — Drivers always have to expect “The Big One” anytime NASCAR visits Talladega Superspeedway. It was only a matter of time when the laps of Sunday’s GEICO 500 began to wind down and the intensity increased. Jimmie Johnson and Paul Menard picked …

NSCS: Easy as 1, 2, 3; Logano Sweeps Sprint Cup Qualifying & Scores Third Straight Martinsville Pole

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MARTINSVILLE, Va. — Report by Race Chaser Online Northeast Correspondent Kyle Magda — Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images North America photo — Three might be Joey Logano’s new lucky number after Friday’s Sprint Cup Series Coors Light Pole Qualifying at Martinsville Speedway. No one was able to knock Logano off the top spot in any of the three rounds as the 25-year-old secured …

NSCS: Super-Sub Shows Speed; Brian Vickers Tops Friday Sprint Cup Practice at Martinsville

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MARTINSVILLE, Va. — Report by Race Chaser Online Northeast Correspondent Kyle Magda — Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images North America photo — Brian Vickers has stepped into a sub-role before, and did so Friday afternoon in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series’ opening practice session at Martinsville Speedway with no problems going fast. Vickers turned a lap of 19.485 seconds (97.182 mph) in his …

NASCAR: Brian France, Multiple NASCAR Stars Appear at Donald Trump Rally in Georgia

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VALDOSTA, Ga. — Report by Race Chaser Online Mid-Atlantic Correspondent Marshall Gabell — Matt Sullivan/Getty Images North America photo — NASCAR chairman and CEO Brian France attended Republican Presidential candidate Donald Trump’s rally in Valdosta, Ga. on Monday — three hours from Atlanta Motor Speedway, where the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 was held one day …