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Chase Elliott Dominates At Phoenix To Win The 2020 NASCAR Cup Series Championship

AVONDALE, Ariz. – Chase Elliott won his first career NASCAR Cup Series championship on Sunday after winning the Season Finale 500 at Phoenix Raceway. Elliott had to win the final race of the Round of 8 at Martinsville Speedway last

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Darlington Raceway Names Backstretch Suites The Jimmie Johnson Champions Club

DARLINGTON, S.C. – Darlington Raceway (Darlington) will recognize the career accomplishments of seven-time NASCAR Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson by naming the backstretch suites in his honor. The three, eight-person suites that sit atop Colvin Grandstand will now be called the

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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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Kevin Harvick Triumphs In ‘Drydene 311’ NASCAR Cup Series Race

DOVER, Del. – Two of America’s best drivers lined up side by side with 17 miles to go to the finish. At the green flag, the leader was an 11-time track winner and a seven-time national champion, making perhaps his final

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Rookie Cole Custer Earns First NASCAR Cup Series Win At Kentucky Speedway

SPARTA, Ky. – Rookie Cole Custer earned his first career NASCAR Cup Series victory on Sunday in the Quaker State 400 presented by Walmart at Kentucky Speedway after making a bold, four-wide move to take the lead on the final

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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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Late Caution Propels Brad Keselowski To Victory In Coca-Cola 600

By Reid Spencer NASCAR Wire Service A late caution set Brad Keselowski up for victory in NASCAR’s longest race—and set Chase Elliott up for a second straight crushing disappointment. In Sunday night’s Coca-Cola 600, which went to overtime for the

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Kevin Harvick Tames The Lady In Black For 50th NASCAR Cup Series Win

DARLINGTON, S.C. – Kevin Harvick captured his 50th career NASCAR Cup Series victory at Darlington Raceway on Sunday during NASCAR’s first race back since the season came to a halt in March due to the COVID-19 pandemic. With empty grandstands,

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