NSCS: Gordon Eyes Fifth Championship; Only Driver Locked Into Final Chase Round

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AVONDALE, Ariz. — Story by Race Chaser Online West Correspondent Ryan O’Hara — Christian Petersen/Getty Images North America photo — Jeff Gordon has a quintessential opportunity to come away with his fifth and final NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship. But when it comes to the Chase fpr the Sprint Cup for the driver of the No. 24 Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet …

Kyle’s Corner: Johnson’s Texas Win Opens Up the Chase Grid

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STATE COLLEGE, Pa. — Column by Race Chaser Online Associate Editor Kyle Magda — Sarah Crabill/Getty Images North America photo — Brad Keselowski dominated Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Texas, but it wasn’t enough. His 312 laps led didn’t include leading the final one, and he came home runner-up to eventual race winner Jimmie Johnson. The two battled …

NSCS: Keselowski Quick, Penske Driver Tops First Cup Practice at Texas

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FORT WORTH, Tex. — official series release — Sarah Crabill/Getty Images North America photo — Brad Keselowski rose to the top of the leaderboard in opening NASCAR Sprint Cup Series practice Friday at Texas Motor Speedway. Keselowski drove the Team Penske No. 2 Ford to a best lap of 197.059 mph around the 1.5-mile track in preparation for Sunday’s AAA Texas 500 (2 p.m. ET, NBC, PRN, …

World Finals Preview and Martinsville Breakdown Highlight 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 photo — Motorsports Madness hits the airwaves of the Performance Motorsports Network tonight at 7 p.m. ET to break down every scrap of drama and controversy from Martinsville Speedway over the weekend, including the ever-growing Kenseth vs. Logano rivalry and Jeff Gordon’s stunning victory that advances him to …

NSCS: Fast Pace; Dale Earnhardt Jr. Leads Opening Saturday Practice At Martinsville

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MARTINSVILLE, Va. — Story by Race Chaser Online New England Correspondent Kyle Souza — Robert Laberge/Getty Images North America photo — After winning his first ever Martinsville clock in 2014, Dale Earnhardt Jr. came into this weekend with a lot of confidence. Even though he missed the final round of qualifying on Friday, he unloaded Saturday and immediately showed the speed …

NSCS: No Signs of Slowing Down; Logano Wins Pole for Sunday’s Goody’s Headache Relief Shot 500

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MARTINSVILLE, Va. — official series release — Sarah Crabill/Getty Images North America photo — Too much emphasis is put on track position and pit stall selection at Martinsville Speedway, NASCAR’s smallest track, and Joey Logano will start Sunday’s Goody’s Headache Relief Shot 500 (1:15 p.m. ET, NBCSN, MRN, SiriusXM) will the best of both after winning the Coors Light Pole Award with the fastest speed in …

NSCS: Chaser On Top; Joey Logano Continues Hot Streak, Leads Opening Practice At Martinsville

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MARTINSVILLE, Va. — Story by Race Chaser Online New England Correspondent Kyle Souza — NASCAR photo — Joey Logano is flat on fire. After winning all three races in the Contender round of the 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Chase, Logano unloaded extremely fast on Friday at Martinsville Speedway in Virginia. He toured the “paperclip” with a lap of 19.161 …

NSCS: Gordon Claims Fourth Coors Light Pole of 2015 Ahead of Final Talladega Start

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TALLADEGA, Ala. — Report by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Sarah Crabill/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — In his final year of NASCAR Sprint Cup Series competition, Jeff Gordon proved to all onlookers that no one was better than he at restrictor-plate qualifying sessions. Gordon surged around the 2.66-mile Talladega Superspeedway in 49.234 seconds (194.500 mph) during Saturday afternoon’s …

NSCS: From The Point; Jeff Gordon Wins Pole For Camping World 500 At Talladega

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TALLADEGA, Ala. — By Reid Spencer, NASCAR Wire Service — Getty Images for NASCAR photo — In a knockout qualifying session dominated by Hendrick Motorsports on Saturday at Talladega Superspeedway, the outgoing king of restrictor-plate time trials—Jeff Gordon—won the pole position for Sunday’s CampingWorld.com 500, the final race in the Contender Round of the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup  (2 p.m. ET on NBCSN, MRN, SiriusXM). Gordon toured …

NSCS: Fast Again; Keselowski Continues Perfect Weekend As Fastest Car in First Saturday Practice

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. — official series release — Daniel Shirey/Getty Images North America photo — Coors Light Pole Award winner Brad Keselowski backed up his Friday show of speed by rocketing to the top of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series leaderboard Saturday in second practice at Kansas Speedway. Keselowski clocked a lap of 189.960 mph in the Team Penske No. 2 Ford. He will …

NSCS: Penske Speed Shows; Keselowski Earns Second Pole of 2015 at Kansas

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Report by Race Chaser Online Associate Editor Kyle Magda — Todd Warshaw/Getty Images North America photo — The speed stayed in Brad Keselowski’s No. 2 Miller Lite Ford from practice to qualifying Friday at Kansas Speedway. Keselowski took the first and final rounds of qualifying to score his second pole of 2015 and starts on point …

NSCS: No Signs of Slowing Down; Harvick Fastest in Opening Cup Practice at Charlotte

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CONCORD, N.C. — Report by Race Chaser Online Associate Editor Kyle Magda — Robert Laberge/Getty Images North America photo — Kevin Harvick was in an all-or-nothing situation last week at Dover to make the next round of the Chase for the Sprint Cup. The defending Cup led 355 of the 400 laps in a dominating performance to win the AAA …