BROWN: Chase Waters Muddied For Many Following Chaotic Watkins Glen Cup Affair

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Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series stop at Watkins Glen International scrambled the Chase hopes of five drivers, setting up a barn-burning battle for the final postseason berths with just four races to go.

NSCS: Crew Chiefs For Biffle, Kurt Busch & Allmendinger Suspended Following Coca-Cola 600 Inspection

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — official series report — Sean Gardner/Getty Images North America photo — Three NASCAR Sprint Cup Series teams have been issued P3 penalties coming out of the Charlotte race weekend, which resulted in their respective crew chiefs being suspended for at least one race, according to the NASCAR penalty report released Wednesday evening. Additionally, a P2 penalty was handed down to Tony Stewart . …

IMSA: NASCAR Stars Find Mixed Results in 54th Annual Rolex 24 at Daytona

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. and CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Story by Race Chaser Online Mid-Atlantic Correspondent Marshall Gabell – Jerry Markland/Getty Images photo – Seven daring NASCAR drivers took on the 54th annual Rolex 24 at Daytona International Speedway this weekend; however, none of them left with the prestigious Daytona Cosmograph. For those few, it was a mix of up-and-downs, making it a …

IMSA: Michael Shank Racing Owns Early Stages of Rolex 24; Leading at Six Hour Mark

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Report by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — F. Peirce Williams/LAT photo courtesy of IMSA — Through the first quarter of the 54th annual Rolex 24 at Daytona, the story of the race has been Michael Shank Racing, who leads the twice-around-the-clock endurance classic at the six-hour benchmark. Shank’s No. 60 Honda-HPD Ligier JS P2 — …

NSCS: JTG Daugherty Racing Reaches Multi-Year Sponsor Extension With Bush’s Beans

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BRISTOL, Tenn. – official team release — Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images North America photo — JTG Daugherty Racing has announced a multi-year renewed partnership with one of their long-standing primary sponsors, Bush Brothers & Company. “It’s such a great honor to have represented Bush’s Beans in the sport of NASCAR for so many years and we are pleased to announce that they …

NSCS: The Dinger Gets It Done; Allmendinger Takes Pole for Sunday’s Cheez-It 355 at the Glen

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WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. — Recap by Race Chaser Online New York Correspondent Steven Ovens — Todd Warshaw/Getty Images North America photo — AJ Allmendinger is trying to repeat history this weekend at Watkins Glen. The driver of the No. 47 for JTG Daugherty Racing picked up the victory last August and is looking to do the same after qualifying on …

NSCS: Stepping Up; Kroger Expands Partnership With JTG-Daugherty Racing

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HARRISBURG, N.C. — official team release — Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images North America photo — JTG Daugherty Racing announced Wednesday that they are expanding their relationship with The Kroger Co. After six years of sponsoring the No. 47 Chevrolet SS in the Daytona 500, Kroger will have primary real estate for at least 24 races for multiple years. AJ Allmendinger, who has one …

AUDIO/NASCAR Media Tour Day 2: A.J. Allmendinger Looking For More In 2015; HScott Adds A Second Car

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Story and audio by Race Chaser Online Senior Editor Tom Baker — Rainier Ehrhardt/Getty Images North America photo — A.J. Allmendinger was a bit taken aback when JTG-Daugherty Racing co-owner Brad Daugherty started their session (combined with HScott Motorsports) by remarking that 2014 “could have been better” and that there were “opportunities lost”. “I was having fun until …

Kyle’s Corner Blog: Magda’s Moments from the 2014 Racing Season

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STATE COLLEGE, Pa. — Blog and photo by Race Chaser Online Associate Editor Kyle Magda — The 2014 racing season has come to an end. For me, it started back in late April at Evergreen Raceway Park with their opening weekend and closed last Saturday at Wall Stadium Speedway in New Jersey with Turkey Derby XLI. NASCAR, IndyCar, and short-track racing were all …

NSCS: Drive For Five Starts For Four

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Kansas City, Kan. — official release — Nick Laham/Getty Images North America photo — The Monster Mile shattered the hopes and dreams of four former Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup drivers at Dover. AJ Allmendinger, Aric Almirola, Greg Biffle and Kurt Busch were all eliminated from Chase contention following the last race of the opening Challenger Round as the field …

NSCS: Rebound Time; Bottom Four Attempt To Stay In The Chase Hunt

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LOUDON, N.H. — official release — Sean Gardner/Getty Images North America photo — Luckily for Ryan Newman, AJ Allmendinger, Greg Biffle and Aric Almirola, the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup’s Challenger Round does not end after one race. The revamped playoff system keeps all drivers in the hunt until the very last lap at Dover. Thank goodness. The four stumbled at New Hampshire and …