Martin Truex Jr. Wins 2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Championship

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Nov. 19, 2017) – Following a long and winding road, Martin Truex Jr. finally owns the biggest prize in motorsports. The driver of the No. 78 Furniture Row Racing Toyota capped off a dominant season in fitting fashion –by capturing the 2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series championship with a stirring victory in Sunday’s Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway.

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Kenseth Wins at Phoenix, Championship Contenders Are Set

Phoenix turns out to be aptly named as Matt Kenseth rose from the ashes of his 2017 campaign with a very popular win. Considering all he has been through this season, Kenseth was rightly emotional after he took the checkered flag. The past champion was true to form as he thanked JGR and his sponsors and wished his wife and kids were with him. The driver that no one wants to give a ride for 2018 showed everyone that he still feels like he has something left to give. Earlier…

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NASCAR Xfinity Series News and Notes from the Brickyard

NASCAR XFINITY Series Next Race: Lilly Diabetes 250 The Place: Indianapolis Motor Speedway The Date: Saturday, July 22 The Time: 3:30 p.m. ET TV: NBCSN, 3 p.m. ET Radio: IMS Radio Network, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio Distance: 250 miles (100 laps); Stage 1 (Ends on lap 30), Stage 2 (Ends on lap 60), Final Stage (Ends on lap 100)

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Kevin Harvick Is Dominant At Vegas

I am going to avoid the words odds, gamble and any other cliché reference that smells of Las Vegas. One of the most painful things in all of NASCAR is listening to the “clever”, cliché, repetitive inane comments made by all the talking heads from the NASCAR on Fox broadcast team. First of all they send Michael Waltrip around Las Vegas with a microphone doing his terrible man on the street interview schtick. Stop it. Then they have this love affair with the “entertainer” known as Carrot Top. Why? He…

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