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‘Daylight Racing Time’ Returns To Charlotte On Oct. 8

CONCORD, N.C. – “Daylight Racing Time” is back at Charlotte Motor Speedway. The Bank of America 500, NASCAR’s homecoming, returns to its original afternoon starting time on Sunday, Oct. 8, in a move geared for on-track competition and a schedule-friendly

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Jimmie Johnson Earns Eighth Win At Charlotte Motor Speedway

CONCORD, N.C.– Jimmie Johnson claimed the victory in Sunday’s rain-postponed Bank of America 500 at Charlotte Motor Speedway, where multiple Chase contenders suffered in crashes and mechanical failures. This was Johnson’s eighth victory at the 1.5-mile oval and his 78th

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Charlotte Motor Speedway’s NASCAR XFINITY Series Chase Race Is Postponed Until Sunday

CONCORD, N.C. – All track activity on Friday at Charlotte Motor Speedway has been cancelled due to weather that’s impacting North Carolina. The NASCAR XFINITY Series Drive for Cure 300 presented by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina

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Kevin Harvick On The Pole For Charlotte Motor Speedway’s Bank of America 500

CONCORD, N.C. – Kevin Harvick captured his first pole of the season on Thursday night at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Harvick ran a lap of 27.547 seconds at 196.029 mph to sit on the pole for Saturday’s Bank of America 500.

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Kevin Harvick Tops Opening Practice For The Bank of America 500 At Charlotte Motor Speedway

CONCORD, N.C. – Kevin Harvick topped the speed chart on Thursday during opening NASCAR Sprint Cup Series practice at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Harvick, a three-time winner at Charlotte ran a lap of 27.870 seconds at 193.757 in practice. The driver

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Martin Truex Jr. Hopes Charlotte Top-Five Will Carry Momentum Through Contender Round

Photo Credit: Hunter Thomas CONCORD, N.C. – Martin Truex Jr. finished a solid third in the Bank of America 500 at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Sunday afternoon, earning his eighth top-five of the season, a career best for the driver

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PHOTOS: 2015 Bank of America 500 At Charlotte Motor Speedway

CONCORD, N.C. – This past weekend, Hunter Thomas and Camille Jones were at Charlotte Motor Speedway covering the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Bank of America 500, the first race of the Contender Round of the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint

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Joey Logano Wins In Charlotte, While Fellow Chase Contenders Struggle

Photo Credit: Hunter Thomas CONCORD, N.C. – Joey Logano took the checkered flag in the Bank of America 500 at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Sunday and solidified his spot in the Eliminator Round of the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint

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Bank Of America 500 At Charlotte Motor Speedway Postponed Until Sunday

Photo Credit: Hunter Thomas CONCORD, N.C. – Due to the persistent rain, the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Bank of America 500 at Charlotte Motor Speedway has been postponed until Sunday afternoon. Driver intros are scheduled for 11:40 a.m. Joe Gibbs

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Matt Kenseth On Pole For Bank Of America 500 At Charlotte Motor Speedway

Photo Credit: Sean Gardner/NASCAR via Getty Images CONCORD, N.C. – Matt Kenseth earned his fourth pole of the 2015 season on Thursday night during Coors Light Pole Qualifying at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Kenseth’s pole winning lap for the Bank of America

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Four Things Learned from the Contender Round

Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/NASCAR via Getty Images With two rounds and six races down in the 2014 Chase for the Sprint Cup, four races remain with one major hurdle for the eight remaining Chasers’ title hopes remaining before Homestead

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NASCAR Penalizes Brad Keselowski And Tony Stewart After Charlotte Post-Race

Photo Credit: Hunter Thomas DAYTONA BEACH. Fla. – NASCAR penalized Sprint Cup Series drivers, Brad Keselowski and Tony Stewart after post-race actions at Charlotte Motor Speedway during the Bank of America 500 on Saturday, October 11. Brad Keselowski was fined

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Keselowski, Johnson, Earnhardt Jr. Enter Talladega Needing a Win

Photo Credit: Hunter Thomas/The Fourth Turn CONCORD, N.C. — Brad Keselowski, Jimmie Johnson, and Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s individual missions entering Saturday night’s Bank of America 500 were simple – get yourself out of an elimination position entering next week’s race at

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Kasey Kahne Heads to Talladega Inside of Eliminator Round Cutoff

Photo Credit: Hunter Thomas/The Fourth Turn CONCORD, N.C. — Kasey Kahne entered Saturday night’s Bank of America 500 at Charlotte Motor Speedway eight points out of the cutoff to enter the Eliminator Round. Exiting Charlotte and entering Talladega, Kahne now sits eighth

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