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Byron on Pole for Rescheduled Alsco Uniforms 500

Rain Postpones Alsco Uniforms 500 Until Thursday
(CONCORD, NC - MAY 27, 2020 - RIS)
With continued inclement weather around the track, NASCAR has postponed the Alsco Uniforms 500 until Thursday.

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Volume 2020, Issue 5, Posted 9:54 PM, 05.27.2020

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Chase Elliott Edges Kyle Busch in Bounty Truck Race at CMS

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CONCORD, NC – RIS – Chase Elliott won the bounty in a narrow victory over Kyle Busch in the North Carolina Education Lottery 200 Gander Outdoors NASCAR truck race on Tuesday night at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Elliott, John Hunter Nemechek and Brennan Poole were vying for a bounty placed on Busch, who was aiming for his eighth straight Gander Trucks victory, a streak dating back to 2018. The $100,000 prize was set by Cup Series driver Kevin Harvick and Camping World CEO Marcus Lemonis, who each placed $50,000 in the pot for an eligible Cup Series driver who could best Busch in a Gander Trucks race.

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Volume 2020, Issue 5, Posted 11:31 PM, 05.26.2020

Jimmie Johnson Moved to Last After No. 48 Fails Post Race Tech

NASCAR.com Report May 25, 2020 at 1:59 AM: NASCAR officials disqualified the Hendrick Motorsports No. 48 Chevrolet after post-race inspection at Charlotte Motor Speedway, striking Jimmie Johnson from a second-place finish in Sunday’s Coca-Cola 600.

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Volume 2020, Issue 5, Posted 3:00 PM, 05.26.2020

Kyle Bush's Pass in Overtime Propels Him to Xfinity Win in Charlotte

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CONCORD, NC - RIS - Kyle Busch led a lot of the NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Charlotte on Monday night, but a speeding penalty on pit road made things interesting.  A large multi-car accident slowed things down with Busch in second behind Austin Cindric.  On the last lap of overtime, Busch got by and rolled to the win.  Cindric wound up third.

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Volume 2020, Issue 5, Posted 11:52 PM, 05.25.2020

Keselowski Wins the Coca-Cola 600 in Overtime

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CONCORD, NC - RIS -Brad Keselowski won the Coca-Cola 600 on Sunday night after battles with Chase Elliott and Martin Truex, Jr. With Elliott leading, a spin by William Byron brought out the caution and sent the race into a two-lap overtime.  While Chase Elliott pitted for tires, Keselowski stayed out on the track and assumed the lead.  The shootout that followed proved Keselowski’s crew chief as Keselowski was never headed to score the 31st win of his career and his first of 2020 for the 2015 champion.

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Volume 2020, Issue 5, Posted 1:25 AM, 05.25.2020

Atrium Health Partners with Charlotte Motor Speedway for COVID-Safe Infield Medical Center

New Med-1 Unit on display

Atrium Health Creates COVID-Safe Environment for First Motorsports Race in North Carolina
New, one-of-a-kind MED-1 mobile hospital gets its first deployment at Charlotte Motor Speedway for Coca-Cola 600
CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 22, 2020 
— As the world of professional sports considers how to resume operations, the burning question is: "Can we do it safely?" Atrium Health is answering that question with an emphatic "YES!" by working in partnership with Charlotte Motor Speedway to create a COVID-Safe environment for four live competition NASCAR races, beginning Sunday, May 24, with the historic Coca-Cola 600. Additional NASCAR races will take place the following Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday nights. Atrium Health will deploy members of its Sports and Events Medicine team to provide screening for fevers and symptoms of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) for drivers, support team personnel, members of the media and others who will be working at the events. The process is designed to help prevent someone who is contagious from entering the facility while maintaining the highest standards of care for all race events. Due to Coronavirus restrictions on public gatherings, no spectators will be allowed at the races.

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Volume 2020, Issue 5, Posted 10:01 PM, 05.22.2020

Chase Briscoe Holds Off Kyle Busch for Darlington Xfinity Win

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DARLINGTON, SC – RIS – During a heart-braking week for Chase and Marissa Briscoe, Chase held off all-time winner Kyle Busch to win the Toyota 200 NASCAR Xfinity race at Darlington Raceway on Thursday.  A 10-lap shootout between Briscoe, Justin Allgaier, and Busch turned into a last lap shootout between the driver with the most Xfinity career wins (Busch), and a 23 year old driver who had recently heard the worst news of his life (Briscoe). Running side-by-side the entire last lap, Briscoe was able to win.  The tire marks on the side of his car showed how difficult it was.

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Volume 2020, Issue 5, Posted 8:01 PM, 05.21.2020

SVRA - SVRA Affirms Dates For Road America And Mid-Ohio Races

 

 Postponed From May, Road America Lands On Fathers’ Day Weekend

Southlake, TX (May 21, 2020) – Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA) today affirmed June dates at both Road America and Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course.  The agreement with Road America is a new date after a postponement from the original May 15 -17 Vintage Festival. Fathers’ Day June 18 – 21 weekend became available with the postponement of the Brickyard Invitational at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway and changes to the Indy car date originally planned at Road America at that time. Mid-Ohio will take place on its previously announced date, June 25 – 28.

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Volume 2020, Issue 5, Posted 4:43 PM, 05.21.2020

Hamlin Wins Rain-Shortened Darlington Race

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DARLINGTON, SC – RIS – Denny Hamlin won the Toyota 500 NASCAR Cup race on Wednesday night in a rain-shortened event.  Hamlin was leading when late in the race, Kyle Busch clipped Chase Elliott, knocking him out of the race.  The ensuing rains came while the field was under caution when another cell of rain wet the racing surface.  There were 20 laps to go when the race was halted.

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Volume 2020, Issue 5, Posted 12:04 AM, 05.21.2020

Kevin Harvick Wins Darlington as NASCAR Returns

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RAINELLE, WV – RIS -  Today was a banner day.  NASCAR was the first major sport to go back live with an event since most which meant they were under the microscope.  Everyone wanted to see if the drivers had lost a step, and how safe would be.  Everyone from the NBA, MLB, NBA, and others were watching.  The stands were empty, drivers and crews wore masks, and so did reporters, as few as there were. A big audience of viewers saw a good race. 

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Volume 2020, Issue 5, Posted 10:20 PM, 05.17.2020

NASCAR Schedule Announced Through June 21st

NASCAR has released a new schedule through late June in its effort to run 36 races this year.  It’s quite ambitious and a sign that NASCAR’s national series will continue to be as normal as possible in the coming weeks.   The new schedule is as follows:

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Volume 2020, Issue 5, Posted 6:20 PM, 05.14.2020

More Schedule Changes for NASCAR National Series Races Announced

DAYTONA BEACH, FL – RIS – NASCAR announced several schedule changes on Thursday, including the elimination of some races.  Earlier, the sanctioning body an early schedule of races at Darlington Raceway and Charlotte Motor Speedway.  Adding to that announcement is the elimination of races at Richmond Speedway, the road race at Sonoma, and the lone race at Chicagoland Speedway.  The details are listed below.

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Volume 2020, Issue 5, Posted 12:48 PM, 05.10.2020

Coca-Cola 600 Stays On Memorial Day Weekend

2019 Coca-Cola 600 winner Martin Truex Jr in a smoky burnout

Legendary Coca-Cola 600 Remains on Memorial Day Weekend
NASCAR All-Star Race Postponed
-- For Immediate Release – The 61st running of the legendary Coca-Cola 600 will take place on Sunday evening, May 24, in its traditional Memorial Day Weekend slot on the NASCAR schedule.
The Coca-Cola 600 will be broadcast live worldwide on FOX and PRN at 6:00 p.m. The 600-mile event will take place without spectators in attendance due to continued restrictions on public gatherings during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
The May 16 NASCAR All-Star Race has been postponed to a yet-to-be determined date

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Volume 2020, Issue 4, Posted 4:04 PM, 04.30.2020

The Sad Saga of Kyle Larson

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RAINELLE, WV - RIS - It’s amazing how things have changed since the beginning of March.  After the March 8th NASCAR Cup series race at Phoenix no one has been racing.  Joey Logano had won his second (of the four events run) race.  Other winners were Denny Hamlin, Alex Bowman, and William Byron.  It looked like Team Penske, and Hendrix Motorsports has found their mojo.  The racing stopped then and there., It had been a noticeable season already.  Ryan Newman had survived a crash that this old writer thought was fatal.  A promising season was halted because of the pandemic called the Corona virus.

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Volume 2020, Issue 4, Posted 11:39 PM, 04.14.2020

SVRA - NICK CRAW JOINS PARELLA MOTORSPORTS HOLDINGS BOARD OF DIRECTORS

NICK CRAW joins Parella Motorsports Holdings Board.

 

Vastly Experienced International and North American Motorsports Industry Executive

Southlake, TX (April 14, 2020) – Parella Motorsports Holdings (PMH), the owner of the Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA) and majority owner of the Trans Am presented by Pirelli Series, today announced that Nick Craw, a much-respected international motorsports industry executive has joined its board of directors. Craw has vast experience in the sport, including time as a professional driver across a variety of disciplines with two IMSA championships, and as an industry executive most notably as President and CEO of the Automobile Competition Committee of the United States (ACCUS-FIA), and simultaneously as FIA Senate President from 2009-2017.   Craw was also the longest-serving President & CEO of SCCA (17 years).

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Volume 2020, Issue 4, Posted 10:02 AM, 04.14.2020

SVRA - SVRA REVISES 2020 SEASON SCHEDULE

 

 New Plan Calls For Eleven Races, Three Key Date Changes

Southlake, TX (April 7, 2020) – Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA) today announced its revised 2020 schedule, reflecting adherence to national and local safety guidelines in the fight against the COVID-19 global pandemic. The schedule consists of the remaining eleven race weekends but with three date changes. Nine of the weekends are shared with the Trans Am Series presented by Pirelli as part of the SpeedTour format.

“Every decision we have made with respect to the pandemic reflects our commitment to the safety of our fans, members, drivers, and sponsors. That’s job one,” said Tony Parella, SVRA President, CEO and majority owner of the Trans Am Series presented by Pirelli. 

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Volume 2020, Issue 4, Posted 9:42 AM, 04.07.2020

INDYCAR - All INDYCAR Races, thru April are off. Season to Start with Indy GP

Official Statement from INDYCAR

After careful consideration, including regular communication with our event promoters, health officials, and the city administrations in our respective race markets regarding COVID-19, we have made the decision to cancel all NTT INDYCAR Series events through April. This begins with the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg which was to begin today and run through Sunday, March 15 and continues through the AutoNation INDYCAR Challenge at Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas which was to take place April 24-26. Although we are disappointed to delay the start to this INDYCAR season and will miss our incredible fans who support us each year in St. Petersburg, Birmingham, Long Beach, and Austin, the safety of our fans, participants, staff, partners, and media will always remain our top priority. We will continue to coordinate with public health experts and government officials as we determine the appropriate plans for resuming our schedule."

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Volume 2020, Issue 3, Posted 12:27 PM, 03.13.2020

INDYCAR - St Pete; Will Run; No Spectators

Joint statement from INDYCAR and Green Savoree Racing Promotions

"INDYCAR and Green Savoree Racing Promotions, in conjunction with the city of St. Petersburg, announced Thursday that all activities surrounding Sunday's season-opening Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg will be closed to spectators and limited to essential personnel only. This protocol is being put in place to protect the health and welfare of the fans, drivers, teams, workers and officials, as we mitigate the risk of exposure to COVID-19. The race weekend will operate from Friday through Sunday, with INDYCAR on-track sessions limited to Saturday and Sunday. The activities also include Road To Indy, IMSA Porsche GT3 Cup, and SRO Motorsports Group America on a condensed schedule. A press release with full details, including a revised schedule, will be issued with additional details later today." 




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Volume 2020, Issue 3, Posted 4:11 PM, 03.12.2020

SVRA - SVRA CANCELS VROC CHARITY PRO-AM AT ROAD ATLANTA

 Plans Call For Other SpeedTour Races To Be Live Streamed, Track Closed to Spectators

Southlake, TX (March 12, 2020) – Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA) announced today that its popular Vintage Race of Champions (VROC) race during the March 26 – 29 SpeedTour Road Atlanta Grand Prix weekend is canceled. The decision is a precautionary move in the fight against the spread of the COVID-19 virus. The Friday night charity banquet for the Hope For The Warriors charity will also not take place. Currently, SVRA plans to run all other races for the SpeedTour weekend. The Trans Am Series Presented by Pirelli, SVRA vintage races, and IGT will take place but no fans will be admitted to the grounds. Those events will be live-streamed as previously planned to allow fans to see the action. SVRA will continue to monitor events as they develop in this unprecedented pandemic.

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Volume 2020, Issue 3, Posted 4:07 PM, 03.12.2020

Logano Overcomes Problems and Wins Cup Race at Phoenix Speedway

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AVONDALE, AZ – RIS -Joey Logano had his share of bad luck in the Ticket Guard 500 NASCAR Cup race, but recovered from each to win his second race of the season. An uncontrolled tire sent Joey Logano to the rear of the field. A broken jack cost him time on pit road, and an overtime restart put the field on his back bumper.

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Volume 2020, Issue 3, Posted 11:00 PM, 03.08.2020

Brandon Jones Passes Kyle Busch for Phoenix Xfinity Win

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AVONDALE, AZ - RIS - Brandon Jones passed Kyle Busch with 20 laps to go and held on to win Saturday’s NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Phoenix Raceway. It was Jones’ second career win in 141 Xfinity starts. His previous win came last October at Kansas.

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Volume 2020, Issue 3, Posted 10:31 PM, 03.07.2020

Elliott Nips Harvick for Phoenix Pole

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AVONDALE, AZ – RIS – Chase Elliott was able to outrun Phoenix master Kevin Harvick after Harvick tested the top and Elliott followed him.  Elliott won the pole position for Sunday’s NASCAR Cup Series race at Phoenix Speedway.  Harvick will start beside Elliott when they come to the green flag.

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Volume 2020, Issue 3, Posted 10:02 PM, 03.07.2020

18-Inch Centerlock Wheels Coming With Next Gen NASCAR Racer

NASCAR Cup Series Next Gen Goes To Center-Lock Wheels
Just one of numerous changes for 2021
(CONCORD, NC – MAR 5, 2020 – RIS) The Next Gen's fourth on-track test, scheduled this week at Auto Club Speedway saw NASCAR's 'Next Gen' car tested by William Byron on the new design's . The three previous tests featured a larger aluminum wheel, but with the five-lug pattern that's been used in NASCAR for decades.

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Volume 2020, Issue 3, Posted 4:48 PM, 03.05.2020

Alex Bowman Wins at Fontana

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FONTANA, CA – RIS – Alex Bowman won his second career NASCAR Cup race by holding off the Busch brothers at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, CA.  Bowman had one of the fastest cars all weekend, but after Ryan Blaney had to pit late in the race for tires, the win was his. Coincidentally, Bowman’s contract is up at the end of the season.  Winning is imperative.

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Volume 2020, Issue 2, Posted 11:00 PM, 03.01.2020

Harrison Burton Wins First Career Xfinity Race at Fontana

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FONTANA, CA – RIS – Harrison Burton won his first career Xfinity Series race at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, California on Saturday.  Burton held off fellow Joe Gibbs Racing driver Riley Herbst in the closing laps of the race.  The 19-year-old Burton is the son of NASCAR veteran Jeff Burton, and he finished strong with an impressive final restart.

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Volume 2020, Issue 2, Posted 9:10 PM, 02.29.2020

Bowyer Wins California Pole

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FONTANA, CA – RIS – Clint Bowyer won the pole for the NASCAR Cup Series race on Sunday at Auto Club Speedway.  He ran a lap of 40.086 seconds or 179.614 mph.  Six-time winner at the track, Jimmie Johnson was.007 seconds slower.  He will start on the front row with Bowyer.

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Volume 2020, Issue 2, Posted 7:31 PM, 02.29.2020

Logano Takes the Pennzoil 400 at LVMS

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LAS VEGAS< NV – RIS – Joey Logano missed a strategy call from his crew chief, but won the Pennzoil 400 NASCAR Cup race anyway.  Logano still wound up in victory lane for the second year in a row, winning a two-lap sprint to the finish that ended under caution after Logano had moved out to a large lead.

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Volume 2020, Issue 2, Posted 9:13 PM, 02.23.2020

Briscoe Takes Las Vegas Xfinity Checker

Chase Briscoe leads Austin Cindric at Las Vegas Motor Speedway

(LAS VEGAS, NV – RIS – FEB 23, 2020) Chase Briscoe gained only one net position in the rain delayed Boyd Gaming 300, but considering he started second on the field, his win capped a Ford sweep of the day. Joey Logano took his Ford to victory in the Pennzoil 400 earlier.

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Volume 2020, Issue 2, Posted 11:13 PM, 02.23.2020

Kyle Busch Win Vegas Truck Race in Dominating Performance

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LAS VEGAS, NV - RIS - Kyle Busch does what Kyle Busch does in truck races.  He dominated.  Johnny Sauter won the pole in a ThorSport Ford, butit was the Kyle Busch show. Busch ran away with the race at a large margin and the laps ran down. Put Busch in one of his own Kyle Busch Motorsports trucks, and he’s all but certain to win. That’s been the case for seven straight starts in the NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series, counting Friday night’s victory in the Strat 200 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, his home track.

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Volume 2020, Issue 2, Posted 1:55 AM, 02.22.2020

Denny Hamlin Wins Third Daytona 500, and NASCAR Nation's Thoughts move to Ryan Newman

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DAYTONA BEACH, FL – RIS – Denny Hamlin won the 2020  Daytona 500, but a crash at the end left everyone praying.  As Denny Hamlin, Ryan Newman, and Ryan Blaney raced for the lead, Newman’s car flipped into the air and then was hit by Corie LaJoie’s car at full speed.  No injury report has been issued by NASCAR and Roush Fenway Racing as of this hour.

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Volume 2020, Issue 2, Posted 10:06 PM, 02.17.2020

Noah Gragson Gets his First Victory in the Xfinity Series at Daytona

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DAYTONA BEACH, FL - RIS - Noah Gragson won his first NACAR Xfinity race on stock cars biggest showplace-Daytona International Speedway.  Gragson was min the lead when a caution came out do to a crash behind him.  The race finished under caution by rule.  It was business as usual.  JR Motorsports car, Chevrolet Camaro, and lots of crashes, a scenario that has gone on for the last three races at this 2.5-mile superspeedway. 

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Volume 2020, Issue 2, Posted 8:48 PM, 02.15.2020

Grant Enfinger Wins the Daytona Truck race by 1/100 of a Second

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DAVTONA BEACH, FL – RIS – Grant Enfinger won the NewEra 250 the old-fashioned way on Friday night.  In a side-by-side battle on the last lap in overtime. .Enfinger skillfully beat and banged on that final home stretch to win by 1/00 second.  It was Ford's 100the win in the NASCAR Outdoors truck series. Enfinger beat Jordan Anderson in a frantic push to the finish that drew sparks as the trucks banged back and forth.

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Volume 2020, Issue 2, Posted 12:05 AM, 02.15.2020

Herbst Wins Daytona Truck Pole

Daytona Beach, FL - RIS - Riley Hebst won the pole for tonight's NextEra 250 Gander Outdoors truck race at Daytona International Speedway.  H will start alongside Brett Modditt at the start.

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Volume 2020, Issue 2, Posted 11:32 PM, 02.14.2020

Logano Wins Bluegreen Daytona 500 Qualifying Race One with some help from Almirola

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DAYTONA BEACH, FL – RIS – Joey Logano rode the inside lane to win the first Bluegreen Vacations Duel one at Daytona International Speedway.  The Daytona 500 has a unique form of qualifying.  The field is split into two races, one led by the pole winner, and the other by the outside pole winner.  These races determine the starting lineup for the 500- mile race on Sunday.

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Volume 2020, Issue 2, Posted 11:36 PM, 02.13.2020

William Byron Wins Duel Two at Daytona

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DAYTONA BEACH, FL - RIS - William Byron won the second Daytona 500 qualifying race Thursday night, beating Jimmie Johnson and Kyle Larson.  The 60-lap races set the field for the Daytona 500 raced on Sunday.  Byron led the final three laps after he passed Kevin Harvick for the lead with help from a push by Kurt Busch.

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Volume 2020, Issue 2, Posted 11:55 PM, 02.13.2020

Hamlin Pushes Erik Jones to Clash Finish Line

Erik Jones Pushed to 42nd Annual Busch Clash At Daytona
(DAYTONA BEACH, FL – FEB 9, 2020 – RIS) The original sponsor of the Busch Clash returned for the 2020 edition of SpeedWeeks at Daytona and the nickname for the event featuring last season's pole winners became somewhat appropriate again: "The Busch 'Crash'"returned with three major incidents punctuating the race. Erik Jones led only a single lap, and had to have help doing that, but he won the race.

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Volume 2020, Issue 2, Posted 7:22 PM, 02.09.2020

Stenhouse Opens 2020 With Daytona 500 Pole

Stenhouse Puts JTG-Daugherty on the Daytona 500 pole

(DAYTONA BEACH, FL – FEB 9, 2020 – RIS) Ricky Stenhouse Jr, in his first drive for JTG-Daugherty Racing after transitioning from a ride with Roush, set a quick time of 0.730 sec quicker than the previous top qualifier, clocking a lap on the 2.5-mile Daytona Speedway of 46.253 sec over Tyler Reddick's lap. His reign on the pole lasted for the rest of the session as variable winds seemed to affect speeds. "It’s cool," said Stenhouse. "Tad (Geschickter, team owner) and (wife) Jodi are back at the shop with everybody. So. I’m just thankful for the opportunity to be here and to bring guys with me like Brian (Pattie, crew chief). They’ve been working really hard. They’re in my corner. They’ve been behind me throughout all my career. Ernie (Cope, competition director) runs a great organization and a great shop.

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Volume 2020, Issue 2, Posted 4:01 PM, 02.09.2020

INDYCAR - Thoughts of John Andretti, a real racer.

John Andretti, May 14, 2011, at practice for the Indy 500. Photo: Larry Clarino/RIS

John Andretti died this week at 56. Way too young. I followed his career, at first, because he was an Andretti, then after meeting him and chatting several times, because he was simply a nice guy and a heck of a racer.


By now you have seen his stats, 11 Indy 500’s, hundreds of NASCAR races, and so on, but I most remember him from a few go-kart races when I had the chance to race him myself, at the annual Race 4 Riley charity event.


Two memories really stand out for me. I was in third place about half way through the race, and a kart clobbers my rear bumper, yep, that was John giving me a little love tap on his way to a win. I learned I was no Andretti!


The second memory was the next year in the special media race. Me, Dave Calabro, from WTHR-TV in Indy, and Dave Furst, from WRTV-TV in Indy, had a huge battle going for the lead dodging a bunch of media folks that had never driven a kart before. It was an epic kind of race, clean but very, very, tough. I got a second. John came up after and said “Wow, that was a hell of a race, you guys put on a show.” I can not tell you how that made me feel, a slap on the back from one of my hero’s!


I was at the press conference at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in April 2017, when John revealed he had stage four colon cancer. He admitted he had put off getting a colonoscopy, he said he did not like doctors. He became an advocate for getting that simple check-up when you turn 45 years old. He started the “Check-It-For Andretti” campaign.


Please do it, get a check-up.

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Volume 2020, Issue 2, Posted 1:00 PM, 02.01.2020