NSCS: A Shot at Seven; Johnson in Championship Four with Win at Martinsville

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RIDGEWAY, Va. – Jimmie Johnson will go to Homestead-Miami Speedway on Nov. 20 with a chance to win a record-tying seventh NASCAR Sprint Cup Series title. Johnson clinched a berth in the Championship 4 by winning the Goody’s Fast Relief 500 at Martinsville Speedway on Sunday afternoon. “I’ve been trying to ignore this conversation about seven (championships) and now I can’t,” …

NSCS: Truex Out But Not Down; Wins Pole At Martinsville

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RIDGEWAY, Va. – Martin Truex Jr. rebounded from an early exit in the Chase last weekend by winning Coors Light Pole Qualifying for Sunday’s Goody’s Fast Relief 500 at Martinsville Speedway (1 p.m. ET, NBCSN, MRN, SiriusXM). Truex claimed his fifth career pole and first at Martinsville with a fast time of 19.282 seconds (98.206 mph). Immediately after winning the pole, …

NSCS: Locked And Loaded; Field Of 16 Set For The Sprint Cup Chase

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RICHMOND, Va. — The field of 16 drivers who will vie for the 2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship was finalized after a grueling, overtime-extended 407 lap regular season finale at Richmond International Raceway on Saturday night. While Denny Hamlin won the Federated Auto Parts 400 for his 29th career Sprint Cup victory and third of the season, his teammate and defending Sprint …

NSCS: Back to Back? Harvick Looking for Second-Straight Sprint Cup Crown on Sunday

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This is the final of Race Chaser Online’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Championship 4 previews. Tune in to the Ford EcoBoost 400 on Sunday at 3 p.m. (NBC, NBCSN Hot Pass, MRN, SiriusXM) to find out which of the four drivers earns the right to hoist the Sprint Cup on the championship stage. MIAMI, Fla. — staff report — Sean …

NSCS: Carl to the Top; Edwards Leads Abbreviated Cup Practice at Homestead

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HOMESTEAD, Fla. — Report by Race Chaser Online Associate Editor Kyle Magda — Sarah Crabill/Getty Images North America photo — Carl Edwards went out early in Friday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series practice at Homestead-Miami Speedway and wasted no time in going fast. Edwards turned a quick lap of 30.832 seconds (175.143 mph) to pace Friday’s lone session around the 1.5-mile …

NSCS: Trying to Go Out on Top; Gordon Hoping #DriveForFive Ends With Title in Homestead

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This is the third of Race Chaser Online’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Championship 4 previews. Tune in to the Ford EcoBoost 400 on Sunday at 3 p.m. (NBC, NBCSN Hot Pass, MRN, SiriusXM) to find out which of the four drivers earns the right to hoist the Sprint Cup on the championship stage in Florida. MIAMI, Fla. — staff report …

NSCS: Kyle Busch Looking to Script Hollywood Ending to 2015 With First Sprint Cup Title

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This is the second of Race Chaser Online’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Championship 4 previews. Tune in to the Ford EcoBoost 400 on Sunday at 3 p.m. (NBC, NBCSN Hot Pass, MRN, SiriusXM) to find out which of the four drivers earns the right to hoist the Sprint Cup on the championship stage. MIAMI, Fla. — staff report —  Jonathan …

NSCS: Underdog Favorite? Truex Enters Homestead With Surprising Shot at First Cup Title

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This is the first of Race Chaser Online’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Championship 4 previews. Tune in to the Ford EcoBoost 400 on Sunday at 3 p.m. (NBC, NBCSN Hot Pass, MRN, SiriusXM) to find out which of the four drivers earns the right to hoist the Sprint Cup on the championship stage. MIAMI, Fla. — staff report —  Robert …

NSCS: NBC to Present Dual National Coverage of Sprint Cup Championship Finale at Homestead

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STAMFORD, Conn. – official press release – In an unprecedented offering, NBC Sports Group will present dual national coverage of the 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup Championship race from Homestead-Miami Speedway on November 22. While NBC provides the primary broadcast of Jeff Gordon’s quest to close out his Hall of Fame career in storybook fashion, NBCSN offers a simultaneous live feed dedicated to …