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PHOTOS: 2019 First Data 500 At Martinsville Speedway

RIDGEWAY, Va. – Martin Truex Jr. dominated Sunday’s First Data 500 at Martinsville Speedway to lock a spot in the Championship 4. Truex led a race high of 464 of the 500 laps en route to winning his seventh victory

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Martin Truex Jr. Advances To Championship 4 With Martinsville Playoff Victory

MARTINSVILLE, Va. — Martin Truex Jr. punched his ticket to the Championship 4 of the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs with a dominant victory in Sunday’s First Data 500 at Martinsville Speedway. The driver of the Joe Gibbs Racing

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Hamlin, Logano Have Altercation On Pit Road At Martinsville Following Playoff Race

MARTINSVILLE, Va. – Tempers boiled over between Denny Hamlin and Joey Logano following the intense NASCAR Playoff race at Martinsville Speedway on Sunday. Late in the First Data 500, Hamlin and Logano made contact while exiting Turn 4. Hamlin who

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Todd Gilliland Paces Field During Truck Practice At Martinsville

MARTINSVILLE, Va. – If the performance of NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series practice on Friday at Martinsville Speedway was any indication then it could be a good weekend for Kyle Busch Motorsports. Todd Gilliland was fastest overall after both sessions when

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Emotions, Action Run High During Martinsville Playoff Races

MARTINSVILLE, Va. – They say good things come in small packages. Great things do, too. Martinsville Speedway, the only track to host NASCAR premier series races for 71 consecutive seasons, is proof enough of that. At .526 mile, the legendary layout

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Denny Hamlin: Martinsville Is Going To Be Very Pivotal

MARTINSVILLE, Va. – Anyone who has followed Denny Hamlin’s career knows one thing is certain, he loves racing at Martinsville Speedway. Hamlin has scored 36 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series wins in his storied career and has five victories at Martinsville

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Austin Hill One Of The Championship Favorites This Season

MARTINSVILLE, Va.– NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series driver Austin Hill knew he was getting into a good situation when the 2019 season began jumping in the seat for a championship winning team. Now he’s showing everyone it was a good

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Odds Favor Another First-Time Winner For NASCAR Hall of Fame 200

MARTINSVILLE, Va.  – What are the chances of a first-time series winner emerging when Martinsville Speedway hosts the NASCAR Hall of Fame 200 for NASCAR’s Gander Outdoors Truck Series on Oct. 26? Based on previous races, about as good as

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Matt McCall Uses Driving Background To Setup Car For Kurt Busch

MARTINSVILLE, Va. – It’s an illusion, according to Matt McCall and he’s not talking about Martinsville Speedway’s super flat, super short straightaways that end nearly as soon as they begin. It’s the ends, McCall says, those turns that connect the short

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PHOTOS: 2019 ValleyStar Credit Union 300 At Martinsville Speedway

RIDGEWAY, Va. – Josh Berry led every lap in Saturday’s ValleyStar Credit Union 300 at Martinsville Speedway. Berry started on the pole, and no driver was able to pass him throughout the 200-lap NASCAR Whelen All-American Series race. The victory

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