Jimmie Johnson Fastest In Crash Filled Opening Roval Practice

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CONCORD, N.C. – Chris Trotman/Getty Images Photo – Jimmie Johnson saved his fastest lap for the very end of today’s opening practice for Sunday’s Bank Of America ROVAL 400 at Charlotte Motor Speedway.  Johnson turned a lap of 103.152 MPH to set his Ally Chevrolet atop the scoring pylon. The practice was halted numerous times for spins and crashes.  Denny …

Tyler Thompson to Head West for Midwest Super Series Fall Brawl in Indianapolis

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OSWEGO, NY – Photo Courtesy – RC Media — There is no rest in sight for Oswego Speedway International Classic champion Tyler Thompson and Jason Simmons Racing, as the team now prepares for the Midwest Supermodified Series Fall Brawl at Lucas Oil Raceway Park in Indianapolis, IN on Saturday, September 14. Thompson, the youngest winner in the 63-year history of …

FloSports Announces Acquisition of DirtonDirt.com

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AUSTIN, Texas —Photo Courtesy Flo Racing — FloSports, the innovator in live digital sports and original content, announced today the acquisition of DirtonDirt.com and all of the Bloomington, Illinois-based company’s owned and operated entities. DirtonDirt is the home on the internet for Dirt Late Model racing and its community. The deal accelerates FloSports’ investment in growing motorsports coverage in the U.S. and …

Menard Retiring, DiBenedetto To Join Wood Brothers Racing In 2020

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STUART, VA  – Photo Courtesy Stacy Revere/Getty Images — Wood Brothers Racing, the oldest active NASCAR team and one of the winningest teams in series history, announced today that driver Paul Menard will transition from full-time Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series (MENCS) racing after the 2019 season. Matt DiBenedetto will join the team next season and will race the iconic …

RADIO: Motorsports Madness – Debates: Joey Logano, Hallie Deegan

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In this lively episode of Motorsports Madness, Murdock has restart issues, the group reviews Michigan, debates Joey Logano restart move and Jacob tees off on Hallie Deegan’s third bump and run in three winning efforts.

RADIO: Lead Lap: Coby, Bonsignore Talk Modifieds, Reviews of CARS Tour, NASCAR

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We love it when we can talk Modifieds, and this week on Lead Lap Radio we had a pair of Modified champions join us to help us do just that.  Doug Coby and Justin Bonsignore were their usual conversational selves, and we also talked NASCAR, CARS Tour and more.

PODCAST: Inside Groove Episode 5 Featuring Doug Didero

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Episode 5 of the Inside Groove Supermodified Podcast brought to you by IPC Indy features an extended interview with supermodiifed legend Doug Didero, a Canadian racer who also raced Indy and NASCAR. Doug talks candidly about the mental difficulty it takes to race an Indy Car, his humble beginnings, and the new wing package for supermodifieds that is sparking a …

Inside Groove Podcast Launches In May, Covers Supermodified Division

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MOORESVILLE, N.C. – For the first time in almost 20 years, the long-time Oswego-based radio show Inside Groove will return in May as a weekly one-hour podcast focusing on Oswego Speedway and the supermodified division in general.  The show’s original founder and host Tom Baker will once again be behind the mic for the reboot, produced from the Race Chaser …

Brenda Jackson, Mother Of Dale Jr. and Kelley Earnhardt Miller, Passes Away

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MOORESVILLE, N.C. —  JR Motorsports announced Monday afternoon that Brenda Jackson, mother of Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Kelley Earnhardt Miller, has died at age 65 following a battle with cancer. Jackson joined her son’s NASCAR Xfinity Series race team as an accounting specialist in 2004. Her sarcastic sense of humor injected a brand of humor at JR Motorsports that became …

Strutmasters.com Partners With Dream Chaser Racin’, Janette Thornley For 2019 Season

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STATESVILLE, N.C. – With many off season hours committed to securing new partners for 2019, World Championship Pro Fuel rider Janette Thornley, owner and driver for Dream Chaser Racin’ announces her new primary partnership with Strutmasters.com. “I am honored to be selected by Chip Lofton of Strutmasters.com to represent his company through our racing program. With my love for motorcycling, Chip’s …