NSCS: Elliott, Dillon and McMurray Get in Chase on Points

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RICHMOND, Va. — Three drivers entered Richmond Saturday night with a chance to compete for this year’s Sprint Cup Series championship. Chase Elliott, Austin Dillon and Jamie McMurray all clung to the final three Chase spots in the final weeks of the regular season and didn’t relinquish them to make up the rest of the 2016 Chase grid. Elliott nearly …

ARCA: Talladega Winner Gus Dean Returns to the No. 98 at Toledo

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MOORESVILLE, N.C. — official team release — MMM photo — ARCA’s most recent first-time winner Gus Dean, will be back behind the wheel of the No. 98 Mason Mitchell Motorsports Chevrolet this weekend at the Toledo Speedway in the Menards 200. While both of Dean’s ARCA starts have come on Superspeedways in 2016, the Bluffton, South Carolina native is no stranger to …

NORTHEAST: Super Cup Stock Car Series Postpones Midvale Opener to June 4

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Mount Joy, Pennsylvania — official series release — Super Cup Stock Car Series photo — For the third straight year, the season opening Super Cup Stock Car Series race has been pushed back to a later date due to anticipated unfavorable weather. The 75-lap event at Ohio’s Midvale Speedway is rescheduled for Saturday, June 4. The race day schedule will …

PWC: Series Announces Date Swap for TC Class; Mid-Ohio Now on Memorial Day Weekend

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AUSTIN, Texas — official series release — Pirelli World Challenge photo — WC Vision officials, producers of the Pirelli World Challenge, announced a schedule change for the three Touring Car  classes originally scheduled for the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course weekend on July 27-31. PWC officials have switched the Mid-Ohio rounds to the upcoming Lime Rock Park weekend set for May …

AUDIO/RECAP: The Master of Faster Does It Again; Beers Wins Third Straight to Start 2016 Mahoning Season

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LEHIGHTON, Pa. — Audio and recap by Race Chaser Online Northeast Correspondent Kyle Magda — Zach Barr photo — It was same song, third verse for Mahoning-modified regular Eric Beers Saturday night. Beers held off a hard-charging Earl Paules to score his third-consecutive modified victory at the Pennsylvania track to start the  season. The former NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour competitor …

AUDIO/FEATURE: Tide Rolls Into Talladega; Audie Returns to Beattie’s ARCA Seat

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TALLADEGA, Ala. — Audio and story by Race Chaser Online Northeast Correspondent Kyle Magda — Lori Audie photo — The pride of the Alabama Crimson Tide is making a pit stop for Friday’s ARCA Racing Series General Tire 200 at Talladega Superspeedway. University of Alabama student Tyler Audie is back behind the wheel of the No. 12 Audie Expo/Prattville Pub …

NSCS: The Concrete King; Carl Edwards Dominates Food City 500 For Fourth Bristol Win

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BRISTOL, Tenn. — Recap by Race Chaser Online Northeast Correspondent Kyle Magda — Matt Hazlett/Getty Images North America photo — While the battle for second was going on between Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Kurt Busch in the closing laps Sunday at Bristol Motor Speedway, Carl Edwards saw them disappear in his rearview mirror. Edwards led 276 of 500 laps to score his …

NSCS: Race Preview — Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway

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BRISTOL, Tenn. — Race preview by Race Chaser Online Northeast Correspondent Kyle Magda –Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images North America photo — The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series heads to the first of two short-tracks in as many weeks for Sunday’s Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway. Right now, there’s no hotter driver in NASCAR than defending Cup champ Kyle Busch. The 30-year-old …

ARCA: American Sports Network Announces TV Broadcast Schedule; Five Live Events Beginning with Toledo

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TOLEDO, Ohio — official series release — ARCA photo — Officials from the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards have announced the American Sports Network (ASN) broadcast schedule for 2016. ASN’s coverage of the ARCA Racing Series will kick off with live coverage of the Menards 200 presented by Federated Car Care from Toledo (OH) Speedway on Sunday, May 22 …

ARCA: Over 100 Series-Sanctioned Events In Store for 2016; Nashville Up Next on Schedule

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TOLEDO, Ohio — official series release — ARCA photo — The ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards is the sanction’s marquee tour, and has been since its inception in 1953. However, the ARCA sanction runs a lot deeper than the national division, often including well over 100 events throughout any given season. As it shakes out in 2016, 122 events …

NSCS: Close But No Cigar; Edwards Snags Runner-Up at Phoenix After Last Lap Duel With Harvick

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AVONDALE, Ariz. — Report by Race Chaser Online Correspondent Kyle Magda —  Daniel Shirey/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — 0.010 seconds, or maybe four inches, is all it took to keep Carl Edwards out of victory lane in Sunday’s Good Sam 500 at Phoenix International Raceway. Lining up behind leader Kevin Harvick on the race’s final restart, Edwards had two …

AUDIO/FEATURE: Braden vs. Goliath; West Virginia Driver Looks to Continue Success in 2016

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WHEELING, W.V. — Audio and story by Race Chaser Online Northeast Correspondent Kyle Magda — ARCA photo — Travis Braden and his small Platinum Motorsports operation took down the big names in the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards garage after winning last July’s race at Lucas Oil Raceway. The 21-year-old driver came back from a lap down to storm …