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Dec 15

Star Wars NASCAR Paint Schemes

With "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" opening in theatres today, Motor Racing Network takes a look at some of the past Star Wars-themed paint schemes that have taken to the track over the years. Jeff Gordon ran a "Star Wars Episode I: The Phan…

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Dec 14

Season Review: Denny Hamlin

Denny Hamlin’s 2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season was one of the best of his career but once again wasn’t good enough to hoist the big trophy at season’s end. The driver of the No. 11 FedEx Toyota went into the season with high expectations and hopes of finally capturing his first

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Dec 13

Season Review: Matt Kenseth

Matt Kenseth’s 2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season could turn out to be his last. (Photo: Getty Images) 2017 Race-by-Race Results | 2017 Detailed Statistics Matt Kenseth’s 2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season could turn out to be his last. Kenseth turned in a strong, if not spectacular

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Dec 12

Nemechek Joins CGR XFINITY Program

Chip Ganassi Racing has signed John Hunter Nemechek to drive its No. 42 Chevrolet in multiple NASCAR XFINITY Series races in 2018. (Credit: Chip Ganassi Racing) CONCORD, N.C. – Chip Ganassi Racing has signed John Hunter Nemechek to drive its No. 42 Che…

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Dec 12

RCR Extends Partnership with Caterpillar

Richard Childress Racing announces an extension of their partnership with Caterpillar and their sponsorship of the No. 31 Chevrolet in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series. (Photo: Getty Images) Richard Childress Racing and Caterpillar Inc. have renewe…

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Dec 12

Season Review: Kyle Larson

“We ran into some bad luck toward the end of the playoffs. That snowballed into a series of frustrating races. But we ended the year with a nice run at homestead.” (Photo: Getty Images) 2017 Race-by-Race Results | 2017 Detailed Statistics Kyle Larson’s smooth ride through the first seven

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Dec 11

Field Set for ‘The Clash’ at Daytona

A star-studded lineup of elite drivers will battle in the 75-lap event. (Photo: Getty Images) NASCAR fans get a double-dose of racing action to open the 2018 season on Sunday, February 11, with The Advance Auto Parts Clash at Daytona International Spee…

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Dec 11

Season Review: Ryan Blaney

“To win a race, that was pretty great. It’s been a fun year overall and it’s kind of bittersweet to see it come to an end. Still, I’m happy for what’s next.” (Photo: Getty Images) 2017 Race-by-Race Results | 2017 Detailed Statistics Ryan Blaney made the playoffs for the first

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Dec 10

2017 Season Review: Jimmie Johnson

Although he scored three wins, it was a challenging year for Jimmie Johnson, who recorded career lows in a number of categories, including top fives, top 10s and laps led. (Photo: Getty Images) 2017 Race-by-Race Results | 2017 Detailed Statistics After…

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Dec 09

2017 Season Review: Austin Dillon

"We got our win, and that was huge. That was one goal I had last year. Going into next year, (Championship 4) is my goal." (Photo: Getty Images) 2017 Race-by-Race Results | 2017 Detailed Statistics The 2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series sa…

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Dec 08

Blaney Set for ‘Star Wars’ Premiere

Blaney sported a Star Wars hat during a test session at Chicagoland Speedway earlier this year. Ryan Blaney will get to see "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" before its released in theatres on Dec. 15. With the help of NASCAR, Blaney will attend the…

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Dec 08

2017 Season Review: Jamie McMurray

Though winless in 2017, the Chip Ganassi Racing driver put up 17 top-10 finishes – his best single-season mark since the 2004 campaign. (Photo: Getty Images) 2017 Race-by-Race Results | 2017 Detailed Statistics Despite a second-round elimination from t…

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Dec 08

RPM Partnering With RCR

Bubba Wallace will race the all-new Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 in his rookie season. Richard Petty Motorsports and Richard Childress Racing announced today a new partnership between the two organizations.  RCR will supply chassis and engineering support to t…

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Dec 07

Rheem to Sponsor Bell, Preece

Joe Gibbs Racing announced today that Rheem will sponsor Christopher Bell and Ryan Preece in the NASCAR XFINITY Series in 2018. Rheem, a 10 year NASCAR sponsor, will have NASCAR’s 2017 Camping World Truck Series Champion Christopher Bell at the wheel for 23 races in JGR’s No. 20 Toyota Camry

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Dec 07

Norris Named Gallagher’s Crew Chief

GMS Racing officials announced that veteran crew chief, Chad Norris will join Spencer Gallagher and the No. 23 team for the 2018 NASCAR XFINITY Series season. With many successful years of experience in the NASCAR industry, Norris has worked alongside …

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Dec 07

Season Review: Ricky Stenhouse Jr.

Stenhouse Jr.’s first career win at Talladega was the first of two victories this season at restrictor-plate tracks. (Photo: Getty Images) 2017 Race-by-Race Results | 2017 Detailed Statistics Ricky Stenhouse Jr. enjoyed a breakout season in 2017, scoring his first two Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series

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