Tag "First Data 500"

NASCAR Playoff Field Chock Full Of Martinsville Winners

MARTINSVILLE, Va. – There is a common thread that runs through this year’s 16-team playoff field in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series – many of the teams and drivers have tasted victory at Martinsville Speedway, site of the Oct.

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Martinsville Speedway, Wood Brothers Racing Have Time-Honored Relationship

MARTINSVILLE, Va. – The ties that bind Martinsville Speedway and the Wood Brothers Racing organization are numerous, which should be expected. Seven decades of stock car competition have intertwined the half-mile oval and the famous family based in nearby Stuart, Virginia.

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PHOTOS: 2018 First Data 500 At Martinsville Speedway

RIDGEWAY, Va. – Joey Logano moved Martin Truex Jr. out of the way to win the First Data 500 on Sunday at Martinsville Speedway. As the leaders entered Turn 3 for the final time, Logano put the bumper to Truex

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Solid Martinsville Finishes For JTG Daugherty Racing Led By Darlington Crew Chiefs

RIDGEWAY, Va. – JTG Daugherty Racing’s teams captured solid finishes in the First Data 500 at Martinsville Speedway on Sunday thanks to an organizational effort led by two crew chiefs who are from Darlington, South Carolina. Both, the No. 37

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Joey Logano Edges Hamlin And Truex Jr. In Dramatic Martinsville Playoff Finish

RIDGEWAY, Va. — Joey Logano held off Denny Hamlin and Martin Truex Jr. in a thrilling battle for the win in Sunday’s First Data 500 at Martinsville Speedway, claiming his spot in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Championship 4.

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THOMAS: The Spin Seen Around The World Isn’t Going To Hurt NASCAR’s TV Ratings

When Chase Elliott’s No 24 NAPA Chevrolet went flying into the outside wall during the closing laps of Sunday’s First Data 500 at Martinsville Speedway, my jaw dropped, as did everyone else’s who saw the crash in-person. After the race,

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Kyle Busch Punches Ticket To Homestead-Miami After Surviving Chaotic Finish At Martinsville

RIDGEWAY, Va. – Kyle Busch held off Martin Truex Jr. to win the First Data 500 at Martinsville Speedway after a chaotic last-lap in NASCAR Overtime on Sunday. The extra laps on Sunday came to fruition when Denny Hamlin made

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PHOTOS: 2017 First Data 500 At Martinsville Speedway

RIDGEWAY, Va. – Kyle Busch survived the last-lap chaos and held off Martin Truex Jr. to win the First Data 500 at Martinsville Speedway, his fifth victory of the 2017 season. With the win, Busch will now compete in the

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Organizational Test Ahead Of First Data 500 All About ‘Rhythm’

MARTINSVILLE, Va. – With 12 drivers on hand for a two-day NASCAR organizational test that began Tuesday, “rhythm” was the word of the day at Martinsville Speedway ahead of the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series’ visit to the track for the

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