StarCom Racing Acquires RCR Charter, Cassill For 2019 Season

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SALISBURY, N.C. — Daniel Shirey / Getty Images North America Photo — StarCom Racing announced this morning that it has upped its ante for the 2019 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season by acquiring a charter from Richard Childress Racing and hiring Landon Cassill to pilot the team’s No. 00 Chevrolet for all 36 races in the coming season. Team …

CUP: Cassill to Race with Fr8Auctions Sponsorship at Martinsville

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STATESVILLE, N.C. — Fr8Auctions, an Atlanta-based auction house that sells excess freight inventory, will partner for a third straight year with Front Row Motorsports when it sponsors Landon Cassill’s No. 34 Ford in this weekend’s STP 500 at Martinsville Speedway. Fr8Auctions partners with freight lines, distribution companies and consumer product-based businesses to help sell excess, discontinued or damaged inventory outside …

CUP: Cassill Returns, Ragan Rejoins Front Row Motorsports For 2017

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Front Row Motorsports will have two familiar faces behind the wheels of its racecars in 2017. Landon Cassill will return to the team and drive the No. 34 Ford after an impressive first season with the team in 2016. David Ragan, who drove for the Statesville-based organization from 2012 to 2015 and earned its first win, will rejoin the team to drive the No. 38 Ford.

NSCS: It’s the Big One; Kurt Busch, Johnson Make Contact; Triggers 21-Car Wreck

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TALLADEGA, Ala. — Report by Race Chaser Online Northeast Correspondent Kyle Magda — Sean Gardner/Getty Images North America photo — Drivers always have to expect “The Big One” anytime NASCAR visits Talladega Superspeedway. It was only a matter of time when the laps of Sunday’s GEICO 500 began to wind down and the intensity increased. Jimmie Johnson and Paul Menard picked …

NSCS: “Catch-Up” With Carl; Edwards Wins Bristol Pole, All Four JGR Cars in Top-Five

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BRISTOL, Tenn. — Recap by Race Chaser Online Northeast Correspondent Kyle Magda — Matt Sullivan/Getty Images North America photo — The Gibbs guys are still fast. And to top it all off, Carl Edwards ran the fastest time in the final round of qualifying to score the pole for Sunday’s Food City 500. His lap of 14.991 seconds (127.997 mph) gave the …

NSCS: Snap Fitness Follows Landon Cassill to Front Row Motorsports for Four Races in 2016

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MINNEAPOLIS — official team release — Front Row Motorsports photo — Snap Fitness announced Monday that it will sponsor NASCAR driver Landon Cassill for the third-straight season. Cassill will continue to represent Snap Fitness as a brand champion while Snap Fitness will appear as primary sponsor on Cassill’s No. 38 Front Row Motorsports Ford Fusion in four events. “Landon continues …

NSCS: Florida Lottery Joins Front Row Motorsports and Landon Cassill for 58th Daytona 500

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STATESVILLE, N.C. – official team release — FRM photo — The Florida Lottery will once again hit the high-speed track of Daytona International Speedway with Front Row Motorsports, joining the team as primary sponsor of Landon Cassill’s No. 38 Ford for this month’s season-opening Daytona 500. The Florida Lottery partnered with the team in 2015 for NASCAR Sprint Cup Series …

Fresh Off ARCA Testing, Lupton and Weatherman Join Stock Car Steel/SRI Motorsports Show Tonight at 7 ET on PMN Radio

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Race Chaser Online/Performance Motorsports Network release — ARCA photo — Following their stellar runs in ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards testing at Daytona International Speedway over the weekend, young standouts Dylan Lupton (Empire Racing) and Clayton Weatherman (Lira Motorsports) will join the Stock Car Steel/SRI Motorsports Show tonight at 7 p.m. ET on the Performance Motorsports …

NASCAR: Jack Roush — “We’re in a Great Place for 2016”

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Story by Race Chaser Online Senior Editor Tom Baker — Jacob Seelman photo — There have been some pretty big changes at Roush Fenway Racing since the 2015 NASCAR season ended. It was a season that saw the organization win the XFINITY Series championship with driver Chris Buescher, but also saw results on the Cup side that …

NSCS: Cassill Moves Over to Front Row Motorsports for 2016 Season

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STATESVILLE, N.C. — official team release — Sarah Crabill/Getty Images North America photo — Six-year NASCAR Sprint Cup Series veteran Landon Cassill will join the Front Row Motorsports line-up to drive the No. 38 Ford for the 2016 season. The 26-year-old Cassill has 187 Sprint Cup starts under his belt, most recently competing for Hillman Racing in 2015. The Cedar …

NXS: Rowdy’s Revenge; Kyle Busch Redeems Himself with Food City 300 Victory

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BRISTOL, Tenn. — Recap by Race Chaser Online Associate Editor Kyle Magda — Sean Gardner/Getty Images North America photo — Kyle Busch lost last year’s Food City 300  at Bristol to Ryan Blaney on a late-race restart after dominating most of the night. The roles were reversed Friday night, but this time with different a Ford driver. NASCAR XFNITY Series (NXS) points leader Chris …