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Some stats with the 2018 NASCAR season at the quarter pole

Joey Logano has completed all but one of the 3,047 laps run through the first nine races of the season.

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What Kenseth’s return means now, and later

For Matt Kenseth, this isn’t a move just to get back into the seat of a Cup car. He wants to figure out how he fits into the NASCAR world once his driving career is up.

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Kenseth rejoining Roush Fenway in No. 6 car

Matt Kenseth will split the rest of the 2018 season in the No. 6 car with Trevor Bayne and will run in his first race next month.

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NASCAR Power Rankings: Sorting out the field beyond Kyle Busch

We know Busch and Kevin Harvick have been the best two drivers in the Cup Series this season. Who’s behind them?

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Report: Kenseth to replace Bayne for Kansas

Matt Kenseth will share the car with Trevor Bayne for the rest of the season starting May 12 according to a report from SB Nation.

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Takeaways from Richmond: A tame start

Until Ryan Blaney and Ricky Stenhouse Jr. collided there had been no cautions other than stage cautions.

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Truex Jr. wins third pole of 2018 at Richmond

Martin Truex Jr., the defending series champion, has now scored 11 poles since the beginning of 2016.

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Larson: Losing to Busch at Bristol really stung

Kyle Larson has finished second to Kyle Busch four times at Bristol throughout the Cup Series and the Xfinity Series.

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Colts’ schedule is bad news for Brickyard 400

The NASCAR race, a summer stable since its inception in 1994, moves to the fall in 2018 — and will go head to head with a home game for the NFL team.

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This 90-year-old is ready to race again – really

Hershel McGriff won four Cup Series races in 1954 and last made a Cup Series start in 1993 at the age of 65.

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Danica Patrick: Aaron Rodgers is ‘very kind’ and ‘thoughtful’

Patrick revealed she was dating Rodgers in January and he was in attendance at the Daytona 500.

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Busch says Richmond wreck led to death threats

In 2008, Kyle Busch and Dale Earnhardt Jr. were racing for the lead with three laps to go when contact from Busch sent Junior spinning.

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Power Rankings: Of course Kyle Busch is No. 1

With Busch’s two-straight wins and seven top-10 finishes in eight races, the No. 1 spot in Power Rankings doesn’t require any thought.

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Denny Hamlin the latest to lament NASCAR’s unreliable pit guns

Hamlin’s the latest driver to complain about the unreliability of the equipment. He was forced to pit from the lead at Bristol because of a loose wheel.

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Takeaways from Bristol: The best race so far

Granted, that’s not much of a statement given the Cup Series season is just eight races old. But the two-day marathon was unpredictable and exciting.

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Bristol Cup Series race postponed to Monday

The start of the race was delayed by rain and the first half of the race has been stopped three times for it.

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