Tag "Circuit of The Americas"

Smashing Success: Watermelon Man Ross Chastain Tastes Sweet Victory At The EchoPark Automotive Grand Prix

AUSTIN, Texas  – Ross Chastain had the car to beat all day at the EchoPark Automotive Grand Prix, but in the closing corners, the Watermelon Man had to beat and bang his way past a bevy of hard-charging contenders to earn

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Allmen-RINGER: Road Course Ace A.J. Allmendinger Prevails At Pit Boss 250 At Circuit Of The Americas

AUSTIN, Texas – A.J. Allmendinger was the class of the field in Saturday’s Pit Boss 250, holding off a hard-charging pack of drivers to take the checkered flag by 2.039 seconds. The donnybrook capped off an action-packed day of white-knuckled excitement at

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Pardus Amped For NASCAR’s Return To COTA

AUSTIN, Texas — When does five months seem like five years? When you’re a NASCAR driver who hasn’t been behind the wheel since October. An eager Preston Pardus returns to action Saturday (March 26) when NASCAR’s Xfinity Series invades the

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Chase Elliott Wins Rain-Shortened EchoPark Automotive Texas Grand Prix Sunday At Circuit Of The Americas

AUSTIN, Texas – Chase Elliott was declared the winner Sunday in a rain-shortened EchoPark Automotive Texas Grand Prix in the NASCAR Cup Series’ inaugural visit to the challenging Circuit of The Americas road course. With Elliott leading, NASCAR officials called the

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Gilliland Wins NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Toyota Tundra 225 At Circuit Of The Americas

AUSTIN, Texas – Todd Gilliland was so fast and so determined out front in Saturday’s Toyota Tundra 225 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race his own team had to remind him to slow down and take care of his tires in

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Defending NASCAR Cup Series Champ Chase Elliott Seeking First Win Of Season As Series Visits COTA For Inaugural EchoPark Automotive Texas Grand Prix

AUSTIN, Texas – Defending NASCAR Cup Series champ Chase Elliott has been a road course master in recent seasons, winning four of the last five starts where drivers are required to turn both right and left. The second-generation phenom will

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Austin Cindric Quickest In Xfinity Series Practice; Zane Smith Leads Camping World Truck Series Session Friday At Circuit Of The Americas

AUSTIN, Texas – Austin Cindric, the Xfinity Series points leader, and Zane Smith, last season’s NASCAR Camping World Truck Series rookie of the year, were the fastest drivers in their respective series Friday during the opening day of NASCAR racing

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First-Time NASCAR Fan’s Guide To The EchoPark Automotive Texas Grand Prix

AUSTIN, Texas – For the first time in the history of the spectacular Circuit of The Americas (COTA) near Austin, Texas, the most prolific racing organization in the United States – NASCAR – is bringing its premier brand of stock

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NASCAR At COTA Goodyear Tire Test

AUSTIN, TEXAS – For the first time at the iconic Circuit of The Americas, three former NASCAR Cup Series champions shook down the 20-turn, 3.41-mile long course in stock cars on Tuesday. Part of a Goodyear tire test in preparation for

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