NSCS: Clutch Performance; Kurt Busch Claims Rain-Delayed Pocono Nail-Biter

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Stewart Haas Racing’s Kurt Busch stormed to his first NASCAR Sprint Cup Series win of the season in Monday’s rain-delayed, rescheduled Axalta “We Paint Winners” 400 at Pocono Raceway, leading the final 32 laps of a fuel-mileage run and holding off fan-favorite Dale Earnhardt Jr. by 1.127 seconds at the checkered flag.

NCWTS: Winner, Winner, Chicken Dinner; Townley Coasts Home to Steal First Truck Win in Vegas

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LAS VEGAS — Recap by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Robert Laberge/Getty Images photo — After 86 prior NASCAR Camping World Truck Series starts that saw crashed trucks, mechanical issues and various unsundry issues hamper numerous promising attempts, John Wes Townley finally got his moment in the spotlight Saturday night at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Townley led a …

Kyle’s Corner: Carl Edwards is One of the Best at Saving Fuel

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CONCORD, N.C. — Column by Race Chaser Online Associate Editor Kyle Magda — Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images North America photo — One thing was evident Sunday night in the 56th running of the Coca-Cola 600: some things never change, as Carl Edwards stretched his fuel over the final 62 laps to win in NASCAR’s longest race. The fans were treated to …

AUDIO/RECAP: On Fumes; Shawn Breitzman Coasts Home To Take Icebreaker Glory In Fontana

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FONTANA, Calif. — Audio, story and photo by Managing Editor Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio, Race Chaser Online and Real Sim Racing — Shawn Breitzman had just enough fuel to make it to the checkered flag during Monday night’s =RSR= Icebreaker Winter Series race at Auto Club Speedway. Literally just enough. “It ran out about 50 yards from the line,” a …

V8SC: Last Lap Thriller; McLaughlin Passes Sputtering Tander for Win in Phillip Island Finale

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PHILLIP ISLAND, Victoria, Australia — Report by Race Chaser Online V8 Supercars Correspondent James Pike — Robert Cianflone/Getty Images AsiaPac photo — Never give up. Those three words capture perfectly the emotion and storyline behind the final outcome of Sunday’s Race 35 at the Plus Fitness Phillip Island 400, a finish that changed so quickly and dramatically that it even caught …

AUDIO/RECAP: Fuel Gamble Pays Big for Jake Stergios in Las Vegas

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March 12, 2014 — story and audio by Managing Editor Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio and Race Chaser Online — iRacing.com photo — LAS VEGAS, NV — Is the second verse sweeter than the first? Jake Stergios would answer that with a resounding “yes”. Stergios put his race on the line with a risky fuel strategy play Tuesday night during …

NASCAR Sprint Cup: Last Laugh; Brad Keselowski Steals the Win in Las Vegas

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March 9, 2014 — By Reid Spencer, NASCAR Wire Service — photo courtesy NASCAR Via Getty Images — LAS VEGAS — Unfortunately for Dale Earnhardt Jr., crew chief Steve Letarte’s words proved prophetic. “If it runs out, stay on the track and coast to the finish,” Letarte told his driver as he took the white flag in Sunday’s Kobalt 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series …