NSCS: From 29th to Fourth; Austin Dillon Sneaks Into Top-Five in Sunday’s STP 500

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MARTINSVILLE, Va. — Report by Race Chaser Online Northeast Correspondent Kyle Magda – -Sarah Crabill/Getty Images North America photo — There may be a new “Mr. Where Did He Come From” in the Sprint Cup Series. And the title once belonged in the Richard Childress Racing camp with Kevin Harvick. The driver who took Harvick’s seat in Austin Dillon added …

NSCS: Allmendinger Done Good; Propels JTG Daugherty Racing to Runner-Up Finish at the Paper Clip

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MARTINSVILLE, Va. — Report by Race Chaser Online Northeast Correspondent Kyle Magda — Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images North America photo — A.J Allmendinger did something Sunday at Martinsville Speedway that even he was surprised. He kept leader Kyle Busch in sight during the final laps and matched his career-best finish at the Paper Clip with a runner-up showing in his No. 47 …

NSCS: Kevin Harvick Talks This Weekend, His SHR Future at Phoenix International Raceway

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AVONDALE, Ariz. — Story by Race Chaser Online New England Correspondent Kyle Souza — Daniel Shirey/Getty Images North America photo — As Kevin Harvick sails into Phoenix International Raceway, a track where he is searching for his eighth career victory at, rumors are swirling about his future in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. Harvick answered some of those questions in the …

NCWTS: Johnny Sauter Survives Daytona Madness; Wins in First Time Out With GMS Racing

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Recap by Race Chaser Online New England Correspondent Kyle Souza — Sean Gardner/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — In one dramatic moment Friday night at Daytona International Speedway, the ‘Bowtie Brigade’ finally climbed to the top of the pile at the ‘World Center of Racing’ and GMS Racing proved that they’ll be in the NASCAR Camping World …

NXS: GMS Racing Expands to XFINITY Ranks; Spencer Gallagher to Make Series Debut at Phoenix

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STATESVILLE, N.C. — official team release — GMS Racing photo — GMS Racing announced Wednesday that the team would field a single-car entry in select NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) races throughout the 2016 season. Spencer Gallagher is slated to pilot the team’s No. 21 Chevrolet Camaro beginning at Phoenix International Raceway on Saturday, March 12. The Statesville, N.C.-based organization currently …

NASCAR: Leavine Family Racing and Circle Sport Racing Partner; Ty Dillon and McDowell To Drive

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Story/Photo By Race Chaser Online Senior Editor Tom Baker – Perhaps the biggest announcement of the morning session at NASCAR Media Week presented by Charlotte Motor Speedway and telecom on Thursday was the newly formed partnership between Leavine Family Racing and Circle Sport Racing, which will see the two Sprint Cup teams become one, with Ty Dillon …

NXS: Menards Continues Partnership with RCR

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WELCOME, N.C. — official team release — Jonathan Moore/Getty Images North America photo — Building on the triumphs from 2015, Menards will continue its partnership with Richard Childress Racing’s NASCAR XFINITY Series program as a primary sponsor for select races with both the No. 2 Chevrolet with Paul Menard and the No. 33 Chevrolet with Brandon Jones for the 2016 …

NSCS: Chevrolet Clinches 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Manufacturers’ Championship

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DETROIT – official team release — Christian Petersen/Getty Images North America photo — Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s victory in the Quicken Loans Race for Heroes 500 at Phoenix International Raceway on Sunday clinched the 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Manufacturers’ Championship for Chevrolet. It marks the 13th consecutive year and 39th time overall that the Bowtie Brand has won the prestigious title in NASCAR’s premier series, and …

INDYCAR: Chevrolet Claims Fourth Consecutive Verizon IndyCar Series Manufacturers Championship

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SONOMA, Calif. – official series release — For the fourth consecutive Verizon IndyCar Series season, Chevrolet has claimed the Manufacturers Championship. Heading into today’s season finale, the GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma, Chevrolet teams have won nine of the first 15 races and collected every available Verizon P1 Award for winning the pole position this season. No matter what transpires …

NSCS: Joe Gibbs Racing Still On Top at Charlotte; Edwards Paces First Cup Practice

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CONCORD, N.C. — Report by Race Chaser Online Associate Editor Kyle Magda — Kyle Magda photo — The speed of the Joe Gibbs Racing (JGR) cars continued to show after Denny Hamlin’s Sprint All-Star Race win last Saturday night. But this time, there was another JGR driver at the top of the board. Carl Edwards posted the fastest time in …

INDYCAR: Structural Upgrades Mandated for IndyCar Bodywork Components

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INDIANAPOLIS — official series release — Chris Jones/IndyCar photo — INDYCAR announced it has mandated structural upgrades to strengthen designated Honda and Chevrolet bodywork components in advance of this weekend’s inaugural race at NOLA Motorsports Park in Avondale, La. The modifications include the addition of components that will improve the overall strength of the bodywork for both manufacturer entries. The …

NSCS: Delaware Attorney General’s Office Announces Kurt Busch Will Not Face Criminal Charges

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DOVER, Del. — staff report — Massimo Bettiol/Getty Images Europe photo — The Delaware Department of Justice announced on Thursday that 2004 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Kurt Busch will not be criminally charged after domestic abuse allegations from his ex-girlfriend Patricia Driscoll were submitted in November of last year. The decision comes from a lack of sufficient evidence, according to …