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Ricky Stenhouse Jr. Captures First Cup Series Win At Talladega; Ends Roush Fenway Racing’s 101 Race Winless Streak

TALLADEGA, Ala.- Ricky Stenhouse, Jr. made a late-race pass on a hard-charging Kyle Busch in NASCAR Overtime to claim his first-ever Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Victory on Sunday at Talladega Superspeedway. The 29-year-old driver of the Roush Fenway Racing

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Kurt Busch Pulls Off Last-Lap Pass To Win His First Daytona 500

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Kurt Busch claimed his first Daytona 500 victory after a wild 200 laps at Daytona International Speedway in Sunday afternoon. Busch led just once in his Stewart-Haas Racing No. 41 Haas Automation/Monster Energy Ford, and it

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Denny Hamlin Overcomes Back Spasms To Win At The Glen, While Keselowski And Truex Jr. Tangle In Final Turn

WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. – It took Denny Hamlin 22 road course starts in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series to finally win, and he did so by leading the final 10 laps in Sunday’s Cheez-It 355 at Watkins Glen International. Prior

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AJ Allmendinger Captures Strong Second Place Finish In STP 500

RIDGEWAY, Va. – AJ Allmendinger scored his second top-10 finish of the 2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season after finishing runner-up in Sunday’s STP 500 at Martinsville Speedway. Allmendinger, driver of JTG Daugherty Racing’s No. 47 Kroger Coffee-Mate Chevrolet has

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Kyle Busch Wins His Second Grandfather Clock Following Martinsville Sweep

RIDEGWAY, Va. – Kyle Busch held off AJ Allmendinger in the closing laps of the STP 500 on Sunday to become the first driver to sweep a NASCAR national series weekend at Martinsville Speedway. The win marks Busch’s first win

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Denny Hamlin Wins His Third Sprint Unlimited In Overtime

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – In an epic, overtime finish, Joe Gibbs Racing’s Denny Hamlin captured his third victory in the Sprint Unlimited at Daytona International Speedway on Saturday night. Denny Hamlin’s win marked the fourth Sprint Unlimited victory for Joe

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Allmendinger On Pole For Sunday’s Toyota/Save Mart 350 At Sonoma Raceway

Photo Credit: Rainier Ehrhardt/NASCAR via Getty Images SONOMA, Calif. – AJ Allmendinger, driver of JTG Daugherty’s No. 47 Kingsford Charcoal Chevrolet captured his third career Coors Light Pole Award in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series on Saturday afternoon at Sonoma

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ECR Drivers Encounter Engine Issues at Martinsville

Photo credit: Wayne Thomas/The Fourth Turn RIDGEWAY, Va. — Two Earnhardt Childress Racing-powered drivers from two separate teams experienced motor-related issues during Sunday’s STP 500 at Martinsville Speedway. JTG Daugherty Racing’s AJ Allmendinger and Richard Childress Racing’s Austin Dillon each encountered an

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Brian Vickers On Pole For Sunday’s GEICO 500 After Intense Qualifying Format

Photo Credit: Matt Sullivan/NASCAR via Getty Images TALLADEGA, Ala. – Brian Vickers captured the Coors Light Pole Award at Talladega Superspeedway on Saturday after running a lap of 48.825 seconds at 196.129 mph. Vickers’ pole run was the 12th of

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Jeff Gordon Scores Monster Win In Dover

Photo Credit: Sean Gardner/NASCAR via Getty Images DOVER, Del. – Jeff Gordon captured his fourth win of the 2014 season on Sunday afternoon during the AAA 400 at Dover International Speedway, while Hendrick Motorsports teammate, Kasey Kahne edged his way

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AJ Allmendinger Earns First Career Win And Chase Berth In Epic Finish At The Glen

Photo Credit: Robert Laberge/NASCAR via Getty Images WATKINS GLEN, NY – For the first time in his NASCAR Sprint Cup Series career, AJ Allmendinger stood in Victory Lane and celebrated with his team after winning the Cheez-It 355 at Watkins

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AJ Allmendinger Optimistic About Toyota/Save Mart 350 at Sonoma Raceway

SONOMA, Calif. – This time last year, AJ Allmendinger was celebrating in Victory Lane at Road America in the NASCAR Nationwide Series. AJ Allmendinger, a San Jose, Calif. native is eager to start turning left and right this weekend at

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Bowyer, Allmendinger and Wise Transfer To Sprint All-Star Race In Dramatic Fashion

CONCORD, NC – Clint Bowyer will transfer to Saturday night’s Sprint All-Star Race after winning the Sprint Showdown on Friday. AJ Allmendinger will also transfer due to a second place. Josh Wise won the fan vote. This year’s edition of

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AJ Allmendinger Finds True Happiness At JTG Daugherty Racing

Charlotte, N.C. – The 2014 season is a step in the right direction for JTG Daugherty Racing and driver, AJ Allmendinger. The single car team will have a technical alliance with Richard Childress Racing and hopes to accomplish much like

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