ROVAL Test Fest Day One: What The Drivers Are Saying

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CONCORD, N.C. — Race Chaser Media Photo — The first of two “ROVAL Test Fest” days at Charlotte Motor Speedway is complete, and by almost any measure it was an overall success, with a strong crowd of spectators and very little in the way of accidents or breakdowns on-track. Bubba Wallace slid into the barrier in turn one early this …

On Point Motorsports To Make NASCAR Trucks Debut

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DENVER, N.C. – Officials from On Point Motorsports announced today the formation of a new motorsports organization that will begin with competition in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series. Led by NASCAR veteran crew chief Steven “Bones” Lane, and a group of investors, the organization will be housed out of a multi-building facility in Denver, North Carolina. On Point Motorsports will field the …

Lots Of Excitement For Charlotte ROVAL Debut

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CONCORD, N.C. – Charlotte Motor Speedway expanded on its groundbreaking new era of innovation on Monday, with the unveiling of a new, dynamic logo for the Sept. 28-30 Bank of America ROVAL™ 400 race weekend – which will feature the first playoff road course races in NASCAR history. The first-ever 400-kilometer Bank of America ROVAL™ 400 will be the longest road-course race in NASCAR. The stars of …

Bryant Barnhill Joins Motorsports Madness Tonight

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MOORESVILLE, N.C. — Zimbio Photo – Southeast NASCAR Whelen All-American Series racer Bryant Barnhill, who made his 2018 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series debut for Premium Motorsports recently at Gateway Motorsports Park, will be in-studio when tonight’s Motorsports Madness goes live at 7 p.m. Eastern on the Performance Motorsports Network and Spreaker. Barnhill, a popular 19-year-old racer from Conway, South Carolina, …

All Star Saturday Preview: This Race Could Get Crazy!

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CONCORD, N.C. — NASCAR made the decision on Friday to hold a special combined one-hour practice session for both the All-Star Open cars and those who are already in tonight’s Monster Energy NASCAR All-Star race.  Kyle Larson the fastest time in his Credit One bank Chevy at 173.305 mph, but it’s hard to know how much being the fastest car …

All-Star Friday Midday Update – Rain, One Lap, Rain, Four Laps

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CONCORD, N.C. — Through the lunch hour at Charlotte Motor Speedway, about all we’ve learned about what we can expect from the restrictor plate package that NASCAR is using for the Monster Energy All-Star race is that mother nature seems not to like it.  Every time the Cup cars hit the track for practice, it rains. We’ve had a grand …

Maynard Troyer – Another Good One Gone

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Mooresville, N.C. — The hearts of the racing community throughout the northeast and the world of stock car racing are hurting as news spreads of legendary asphalt modified builder and racer Maynard Troyer’s passing on Thursday at the age of 79. Troyer, from Spencerport, New York, built and raced asphalt modifieds in the late 1960’s until 1982, when he retired …

NASCAR Suspends Spencer Gallagher Indefinitely

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MOORESVILLE, N.C. — NASCAR has announced that Talladega XFINITY Series race winner Spencer Gallagher has been suspended indefinitely for violating the sanctioning body’s substance abuse policy. NASCAR issued a statement this morning saying that on May 1, Gallagher was found to have violated Section 19 (NASCAR’s substance abuse policy) of the 2018 NASCAR rule book.  The statement went on to …

Race Chaser Weekly Roundup: Your Week In Motorsports News

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MOORESVILLE, N.C. — This week’s Race Chaser Roundup began late Monday evening when SB Nation Motorsports scribe Jordan Bianchi broke the news (and with it, the Internet) that Matt Kenseth was rejoining Roush Fenway Racing to split time with Trevor Bayne in the No. 6 through the end of the year.  Wyndham Resorts was unveiled as a new partner for …

Ovens: 1-on-1 with Chemung Speedrome’s John White

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In what has been a bitterly cold off-season from racing, the racing community surrounding the pavement racing scene in the Twin Tiers has been swirling. Opinions regarding schedules and a nearby track discussing re-opening seems to have been the biggest buzz.