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William Byron Advances To NASCAR Playoffs With First Cup Series Win At Daytona

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – William Byron claimed his first win and a spot in the NASCAR Playoffs on Saturday during the Coke Zero Sugar 400 at Daytona International Speedway. Byron’s win came in NASCAR Overtime in the final race of

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Chase Elliott Outruns Denny Hamlin To Win First NASCAR Cup Series Race At The Daytona Road Course

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Chase Elliott held off Denny Hamlin to win the first-ever NASCAR Cup Series race at the Daytona Road Course on Sunday. In the final three laps of the Go Bowling 325, Elliott kept Hamlin at bay,

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Chase Elliott Wins NASCAR All-Star Race At Bristol Motor Speedway

BRISTOL, Tenn. – The sport’s reigning Most Popular Driver, Chase Elliott earned his first NASCAR All-Star Race win Wednesday night at Bristol Motor Speedway – holding off the reigning NASCAR Cup Series champion Kyle Busch in the closing laps. Elliott

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Jimmie Johnson Cleared For NASCAR Return

CONCORD, N.C. – Seven-time NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson has been cleared to return to competition. He will drive the No. 48 Ally Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 1LE for Hendrick Motorsports in this weekend’s Cup Series race at Kentucky Speedway. After testing positive

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Jimmie Johnson Tests Positive For COVID-19

Jimmie Johnson, seven-time NASCAR Cup Series champion and his wife Chandra have tested positive for COVID-19. The Hendrick Motorsports driver will miss Sunday’s race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Justin Allgaier will serve as the substitute driver this weekend. Hendrick Motorsports

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Atlanta Motor Speedway To Honor Jimmie Johnson’s Legacy With Grandstand Named After 7-Time NASCAR Champ

HAMPTON, Ga. – Atlanta Motor Speedway is renaming one of its grandstands to honor the legacy of 7-time NASCAR Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson. Starting with this weekend’s Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500, what used to be known as the Winners Grandstand will now

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Fortune Finally Favors Chase Elliott In NASCAR Cup Series Win At Charlotte

By Reid Spencer NASCAR Wire Service Lightning struck near Charlotte Motor Speedway on Thursday night. Bad luck didn’t, where Chase Elliot was concerned. After two crushing defeats since the re-opening of NASCAR’s 2020 season May 17 at Darlington, Elliott got

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William Byron Claims The Win At Virtual Dover

CHARLOTTE, NC – For the third time in the eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Series, William Byron made his way to victory lane in the Finish Line 150 at Virtual Dover International Speedway in his No. 24 Axalta/Voltatex Chevrolet. The victory is

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Alex Bowman Dominates In California To Capture Second NASCAR Cup Series Win

FONTANA, Calif. — Alex Bowman put on a dominant performance on his way to Victory Lane in Sunday’s NASCAR Cup Series Auto Club 400 at Auto Club Speedway. On Sunday, Bowman found redemption from last week’s late-race caution that ended

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Seven-Time Champion Jimmie Johnson To Close Full-Time NASCAR Career Following 2020

CONCORD, N.C. – Jimmie Johnson, the seven-time NASCAR champion and one of the most successful drivers in auto racing history, will compete in his 19th and final full-time Cup Series season in 2020. Johnson confirmed the news today on social media. The

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