Wayback Wednesday: Eddie Wood Recalls Petty’s Improbable 1986 Win at Richmond

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RICHMOND, Va. — official team release — Photo courtesy of Wood Brothers Racing — Ryan Blaney will head to Richmond International Raceway this weekend for his first-ever visit to the 0.75-mile short track in a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series car. For his Wood Brothers team, it will be their first visit to the track since 2008, and team co-owner Eddie Wood …

NSCS: Tradition Returns; Brian Scott To Pilot No. 44 For Richard Petty Motorsports In 2016

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MOORESVILLE, N.C. — official team release — RPM photo — There are times in the sport of NASCAR Sprint Cup racing, when looking at things on the surface, they seem simple. An example is a car number. A car number, in its simplest definition, allows race fans to connect a car with a team and a driver. But, as in …

The Souza Files: NBC Kicks Off NASCAR Coverage With a Bang

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SOMERSET, Mass. — Blog by Race Chaser Online New England Correspondent Kyle Souza — NBC Sports photo — Saturday and Sunday night at Daytona International Speedway, race fans saw something completely different than anything NASCAR has presented in the past decade. The two-day, waterlogged weekend marked the return of NBC to television coverage — and they had a unique, yet …

NASCAR: NBC Sports Signs 1999 Sprint Cup Series Champion Dale Jarrett to Broadcast Team

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SATAMFORD, Conn. – official network release – Gregg Forwerck/Getty Images North America BC Sports Group has reached an agreement with 1999 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Champion and 2014 NASCAR Hall of Fame inductee Dale Jarrett, who will serve as a pre- and post-race analyst during live coverage of select NASCAR Sprint Cup and NASCAR XFINITY Series racing on NBC and …

NASCAR: Kyle Petty Joins NBC Sports Broadcast Team For 2015

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STAMFORD, Conn. — official release — John Harrelson/Getty Images North America photo — NBC Sports Group announced on Thursday that Kyle Petty will join its upcoming race day broadcast team on NBC and NBCSN for the 2015 season. Petty will work alongside host Krista Voda as an analyst during pre- and post-race shows surrounding Sprint Cup and XFINITY Series race coverage, which launches this coming July. …

NSCS: NASCAR and Turner Sports Culminate 32-Year Broadcast Partnership Sunday at Loudon

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (July 10, 2014) — For more than three decades, NASCAR and Turner Sports have partnered to tell the stories of stock car racing – longer than many of the drivers in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series have been alive. On Sunday when the checkered flag flies at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, it will mark the conclusion of a long and prosperous partnership …