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PHOTOS: 2017 STP 500 At Martinsville Speedway

RIDGEWAY, Va. – Brad Keselowski passed Kyle Busch in the closing laps of Sunday’s STP 500 to win his first-career Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Martinsville Speedway. The win was the first for Ford Performance at the speedway

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PHOTOS: 2017 Alpha Energy Solutions 250 At Martinsville Speedway

RIDGEWAY, Va. – As Christopher Bell spun Austin Cindric, Chase Elliott was able to slide by to take over the lead and eventually win the Alpha Energy Solutions 250 at Martinsville Speedway on Saturday afternoon. In the closing laps, Elliott

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Smith Soldiers To Hard-Fought 12th-Place Finish At Martinsville

CERRO GORDO, N.C. – After battling an ill-handling BTS Tire and Wheel Distributors/Goodyear Commercial Tire & Service Network/Advance Auto Parts/Valvoline Ford F-150 in the early going of the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) Alpha Energy Solutions 250, Regan Smith battled back

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Brad Keselowski Wins The STP 500; Earns First Martinsville Grandfather Clock As A Driver

RIDGEWAY, Va. – As the laps ticked away in Sunday’s STP 500, Brad Keselowski wore down Kyle Busch en route to his first-ever win at Martinsville Speedway. Keselowski made the race winning pass with just 43 laps to go. The

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Ross Chastain Battles His Way To A Seventh-Place Finish At Martinsville In Gamecock Truck

RIDGEWAY, Va. – A day after the University of South Carolina women’s basketball team advanced to the NCAA Championship Game, Ross Chastain piloted the Bolen Motorsports No. 66 Gamecocks Chevrolet to a seventh-place finish at Martinsville Speedway on Saturday. Bolen

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Chase Elliott Avoids Late-Race Calamity To Win At Martinsville Speedway

RIDGEWAY, Va.– The hard-charging competitors of the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series were beating and banging over the course of 250 laps in Saturday’s Alpha Energy Solutions 250 before Chase Elliott captured his first win at Martinsville Speedway. Elliott, the

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After 70 Years, Martinsville Speedway “Flips the Switch”

MARTINSVILLE, Va. – With seven decades under its belt, and an eye toward the future, historic Martinsville Speedway has officially flipped the switch. The “Light Up Martinsville” project concluded today, as the facility debuted its new LED lights – the

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Martinsville Speedway Tests New LED Lighting System

MARTINSVILLE, Va. – The spotlight, or spotlights to be more specific, shined on Martinsville Speedway Wednesday night, as four of the track’s new LED light towers were powered on. The lights, located along the backstretch of the half-mile racetrack, gave

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Martinsville Speedway Announces Date Of First Night Race

MARTINSVILLE, Va. – Mark the calendar. History will happen on September 23, as Martinsville Speedway will host the first race under the track’s new LED lighting system. The ValleyStar Credit Union 300, NASCAR’s biggest, richest and most prestigious Late Model

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PHOTOS: 2016 Goody’s Relief Shot 500 At Martinsville Speedway

RIDGEWAY, Va. – Jimmie Johnson won the Goody’s Relief Shot 500 at Martinsville Speedway on Sunday to earn a spot in the Championship 4 round of the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup. Johnson’s victory marked his ninth career win

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Jimmie Johnson Is One Step Closer To His Seventh Championship With Ninth Win At Martinsville

RIDGEWAY, Va. – Jimmie Johnson overcame a mid-race stumble on Sunday to lead the final 92 laps of the Goody’s Fast Relief 500 to win his ninth career victory at Martinsville Speedway. On Sunday, the driver of the Hendrick Motorsports No.

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Johnny Sauter Holds Off Chase Elliott At Martinsville To Advance To The Championship 4

RIDGEWAY, Va.– Johnny Sauter punched his ticket to the final round of the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Chase with his victory at Martinsville Speedway in Saturday afternoon’s Texas Roadhouse 200 presented by Alpha Energy Solutions. This is the second time that Sauter has

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Martin Truex Jr. Tops Qualifying At Martinsville Speedway For Fifth Pole Of 2016

RIDGEWAY, Va. – Martin Truex Jr. captured the Coors Light Pole Award for Sunday’s Goody’s Fast Relief 500 on Friday at Martinsville Speedway after running a lap of 19.282 seconds at 98.206 mph. The pole run marks the fifth time

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PHOTOS: 2016 ValleyStar Credit Union 300 At Martinsville Speedway

RIDGEWAY, Va. – Mike Looney outran Lee Pulliam and 40 other NASCAR Whelen All-American Series drivers to win the prestigious ValleyStar Credit Union 300 at Martinsville Speedway on Sunday. The win marked the first at Martinsville Speedway for Looney and

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