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Starting Lineup: 61st Running Of The Daytona 500

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – The starting lineup for the 61st running of the Daytona 500 is set following Thursday night’s Gander RV Duels. While Hendrick Motorsports’ William Byron and Alex Bowman will start on the front row in their Chevrolets,

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William Byron On Daytona 500 Pole; Teammate Alex Bowman On Front Row

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – William Byron captured the pole for the 61st running of the Daytona 500 on Sunday during Busch Pole Qualifying. The performance on Sunday marked Byron’s first pole of his Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series career. The

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Drivers Shake Down 2019 NASCAR Rules Package In Goodyear Tire Test

CONCORD, N.C. – A quartet of Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series drivers shook down Charlotte Motor Speedway’s 1.5-mile oval in a Goodyear tire test on Tuesday. Erik Jones, William Byron, Daniel Hemric and title contender Aric Almirola previewed NASCAR’s 2019 rules package – a form of

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William Byron Is Ready To Pilot Hendrick Motorsports’ Iconic No. 24 Chevrolet

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – William Byron made his first appearance as the driver of the Hendrick Motorsports No. 24 Liberty University Chevrolet on Tuesday at the 2018 NASCAR Media Tour in Charlotte. The 20-year-old driver is a NASCAR XFINITY Series champion

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Cole Custer Wins First XFINITY Series Race At Homestead-Miami; William Byron Captures The 2017 Championship

HOMESTEAD, Fla. – Cole Custer finished Saturday’s Ford EcoBoost 300 at Homestead-Miami Speedway 15 seconds ahead of the field, earning his first career victory in the series. JR Motorsports’ William Byron captured his first-ever NASCAR XFINITY Series championship. Custer’s first

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With A Friendship Built To Win, Daniel Hemric and William Byron Will Go Head-To-Head For XFINITY Series Championship

Daniel Hemric once built a Late Model for William Byron, and now they are battling for the NASCAR XFINITY Series championship. Both drivers are not many years removed from racing Legends cars and Late Models and have competed in the

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William Byron Wins At Phoenix; Daniel Hemric Races Into The Championship 4

AVONDALE, Ariz. – William Byron captured the victory in Saturday’s NASCAR XFINITY Series Ticket Galaxy 200 at Phoenix International Raceway after a late-race, two-tire call on the final pit stop paid off. However, the battle for the final Championship 4

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William Byron To Compete In The NASCAR Cup Series For Hendrick Motorsports Beginning In 2018

CONCORD, N.C. – Record-breaking teenager William Byron will drive for 12-time NASCAR Cup Series champions Hendrick Motorsports beginning next season. He will debut at stock car racing’s highest level in the 2018 Daytona 500 and compete for rookie of the year

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Charlotte’s William Byron Kisses The Bricks In His Brickyard Debut

SPEEDWAY, Ind.– William Byron prevailed in a thrilling battle with Paul Menard in the closing laps of the Lilly Diabetes 250 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Saturday afternoon. Byron captured his first victory at the historic 2.5-mile speedway, his third

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William Byron Survives To Win At Daytona And Go Back-To-Back In The XFINITY Series

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Eight days after winning his first-career NASCAR XFINITY Series race, William Byron survived multiple late-race cautions on Saturday to win the Coca-Cola Firecracker 250 at the prestigious Daytona International Speedway. With just three laps to go

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