NSCS: ‘Bad Brad’ Scores Penske’s 100th Cup Win; Dominates Amid Daytona Chaos

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Keselowski lead 115 of 161 laps in the No. 2 Detroit Genuine Parts Ford for Team Penske, speeding away from his pursuers after a restart in overtime and posting his third victory of the 2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season.

NSCS: Busch Blows Tire; Pounds Wall in Friday Cup Practice at Daytona

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Kyle Busch’s morning at Daytona International Speedway did not go according to plan, after the reigning NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion smashed the wall with nine minutes to go in the series’ only practice session on Friday.

NSCS: Ricky Stenhouse Jr. Misses Out on Potential Win, Chase Berth in Daytona

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Story by Race Chaser Online Mid-Atlantic Correspondent Marshall Gabell – Patrick Smith/Getty Images North America photo – For some drivers, the Coke Zero 400 powered by Coca-Cola was their strongest chance at grabbing an elusive win — a win that would seemingly lock them onto the Chase Grid and give them a shot at the championship. Last …

NSCS: Jeff Gordon Finishes Sixth in Final NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Start at Daytona

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Story by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images North America photo — Jeff Gordon’s final Sprint Cup start at the Daytona International Speedway might not have ended exactly how he had hoped, but considering the four-time champion’s prior restrictor plate track results in 2015, it could easily be considered a successful night. …

NSCS: Drivers Speak Out; All Eyes On Safety Following Horrific Last-Lap Crash at Daytona

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Story by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Patrick Smith/Getty Images North America photo — Following the rain-delayed, late-night-into-early-morning Coke Zero 400 powered by Coca-Cola at Daytona International Speedway, the buzz was not over the fact that Dale Earnhardt Jr. had just returned to victory lane in the sport’s summer spectacular for the first time …

NSCS: One Wild Night; Dale Earnhardt Jr. Claims Chaos-Filled Coke Zero 400 at Daytona

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Report by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Robert Laberge/Getty Images North America photo — The Pied Piper of Daytona International Speedway made his triumphant return to Victory Lane on Sunday night, but the winning celebration was overshadowed by a massive multi-car crash in the early hours of Monday morning as the Coke Zero …

NSCS: Early Crash Mars Start of Rain-Delayed Coke Zero 400 at Daytona

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Report by Race Chaser Online Mid-Atlantic Correspondent Marshall Gabell – Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images North America photo – Sunday’s Coke Zero 400 at Daytona International Speedway, which was delayed over three hours due to rain showers, needed just three laps to produce damaged race cars and frustrated drivers. After waiting out the storms, drivers climbed into their seats …

NSCS: Mother Nature Intervenes Again; Rain Delays Start of Coke Zero 400 at Daytona

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Report by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Team Lowes Racing photo — Light rain showers have delayed the start of Sunday night’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Coke Zero 400 at the Daytona International Speedway. Weather moved into the Daytona Beach area around 6 p.m. Eastern (local) time, alternating between light and heavier showers …

NSCS: Rain at Daytona Ends Wood Brothers’ Seven-Year Streak of Qualifying Success

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — official team release — Matthew Thacker/NKP photo — Ryan Blaney and the No. 21 Motorcraft/Quick Lane Ford Fusion won’t be in Sunday’s Coke Zero 400, but it’s not because of a lack of performance on the part of Blaney and the Motorcraft/Quick Lane team. Instead, Mother Nature — who has been unusually kind to the team in recent seasons — …