CUP: Jones Fastest In Coca-Cola 600 First Practice

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CONCORD, N.C. — Erik Jones was the fastest driver in the opening round of practice for Sunday evening’s Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway (6 p.m. ET, FOX, PRN, SiriusXM). Jones set a fast time of 28.021 seconds (192.713 mph) in the sunny afternoon at the mile-and-a-half oval. He was also the fastest of the four Toyotas that made the …

BROWN: Is the Six Pack Starting to Run Empty?

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For the past 14 years, nobody has been more dominate in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, quite the way Jimmie Johnson has. Whenever a new challenger would present themselves to the fight, Johnson would seem to find a way to end up leaps and bounds better than his competition, almost turning on a switch and lighting a fire so bright it could be seen from space.

NSCS: Johnson Channels Superman in Fontana; Passes Dale Sr. With 77th Sprint Cup Win

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FONTANA, Calif. — Recap by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Robert Laberge/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — Superman showcased his “superpowers” at the end of Sunday’s Auto Club 400, as Jimmie Johnson charged forward late in the going and reminded everyone why he’s still a force to be reckoned with on the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. Driving …

Atlanta Wrap-up and Winners’ Conversations on Motorsports Madness Tonight at 7 ET on PMN Radio

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Race Chaser Online/Performance Motorsports Network release — Jeff Zelevansky /Getty Images for NASCAR photo — A full recap of the Atlanta Motor Speedway NASCAR weekend, including audio conversations with all three national series winners, headline two hours of racing conversation on Motorsports Madness, tonight beginning at 7 p.m. ET on the Performance Motorsports Network. Join Race Chaser …

AUDIO/RECAP: Milestone Made; Johnson Ties Earnhardt With 76th Career Cup Win at Atlanta

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HAMPTON, Ga. — Audio and recap by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — A page of NASCAR history was made on Sunday at Atlanta Motor Speedway, as six-time Sprint Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson tied seven-time champion and Hall of Famer Dale Earnhardt Sr. with his 76th career victory in the Folds …

I on NASCAR: Personal Reflections on Black Sunday, The Intimidator & the Impact of his Death

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Column By Race Chaser Online Senior Editor Tom Baker — Jonathan Ferrey /Allsport via Getty Images photo — It has been 15 years since Mike Joy told the nation on a special FOX broadcast following the 2001 Daytona 500 that “NASCAR’s compass has lost its true north.” Those words still grip me. I’m not sure if he was …

The Day: February 18, 2001 — Remembering Black Sunday and The Intimidator, Dale Earnhardt

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Column by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Archives via Getty Images photo — Where were you, fifteen years ago? Yes, that’s the date. February 18, 2001 — the date that changed not just NASCAR racing, but all of motorsports, forever. It was supposed to be a grand celebration, as the stars of the (at that …

NSCS: History in the Making; Johnson Sits One Win Away From Earnhardt on All-Time Cup List

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CONCORD, N.C. – official team release by Gray Caldwell — Chris Graythen/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — Last weekend at Texas Motor Speedway, Jimmie Johnson earned his milestone 75th career NASCAR Sprint Cup Series victory, a performance that team crew chief Chad Knaus said “speaks volumes about where the 48 is, the no-give-up attitude that we’ve got.” Now, Johnson is on the …

Throwback Thursday: Dale Earnhardt Picks Up Lone Road Course Win at Sears Point

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SONOMA, Calif. — Story by Race Chaser Online Associate Editor Kyle Magda — Getty Images photo — The Daytona 500, Coca-Cola 600 Brickyard 400 Southern 5oo: four big races that seven-time NASCAR Cup champion Dale Earnhardt won in his illustrious  27-year career. But one event that was missing on Earnhardt’s convincing resume; a victory on a road course. He came …