NXS: Harvick Returns to XFINITY Series & JR Motorsports as Defending Auto Club Winner

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FONTANA, Calif. — Story by Race Chaser Online Correspondent Kyle Souza — Doug Pensinger/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — It’s a home game for Kevin Harvick this weekend. Harvick will return to his home state, California, to compete in Sunday’s Auto Club 400 for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. However, he will also take his second stab at the NASCAR XFINITY …

NSCS: Call Him the Comeback Kid; Dillon Rallies From Speeding Penalty for Top Five in Vegas

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LAS VEGAS — Story by Race Chaser Online Mid-Atlantic Correspondent Marshall Gabell — Chris Trotman/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — Austin Dillon had to overcome a mid-race pit road speeding penalty to finish an impressive fifth in the Kobalt 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Sunday, the third race on the 2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series schedule. In his second …

AMA Flat Track: Davis Fisher to Wear No. 1 Plate During GNC2 Class Finale in Las Vegas

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – official series release — AMA Pro Racing photo — Davis Fisher clinched the 2015 GNC2 championship after earning the Roar on the Shore victory in dramatic fashion last round in Delaware. On Nov. 20 at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas, Fisher will sport the No. 1 plate on his Parkinson Brothers Racing Honda CRF450R during …

NHRA: Savoie Enjoying Improbable Title Run; Takes Laid-Back Approach to Las Vegas

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LAS VEGAS – official series release — NHRA photo — Jerry Savoie’s banner season in Pro Stock Motorcycle continued at the most recent event in Dallas, where the alligator farmer picked up his third win of the 2015 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season. It made him a bonafide championship contender on his Savoie’s Alligator Farm Suzuki, putting him …

NHRA: Enders Taking Status Quo to Vegas in Hopes of Notching Second Pro Stock Title

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LAS VEGAS — official team release — EER photo — Defending Pro Stock champion Erica Enders can clinch her second consecutive championship at the 15th annual NHRA Toyota Nationals. After all, she has a massive 154-point lead on her nearest rival in the standings and is riding an otherworldly winning streak of 18 straight rounds of competition at The Strip …

NHRA: Beckman Looking to Finish Storybook Season in Style; Seeks Eighth 2015 Win in Vegas

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LAS VEGAS — official series release — NHRA photo — Jack Beckman has put together a storybook season in what has turned into one of the most thrilling years in NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series Funny Car history. But for the Funny Car standout to have an ending he can celebrate, Beckman knows he will need to turn in …

AMA SX: Back for More; Stewart Makes Supercross Return at Monster Energy Cup

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ELLENTON, Fla. — official series release — Suzuki Factory Racing photo — The fifth running of the Monster Energy Cup at Las Vegas’ Sam Boyd Stadium this Saturday will mark the highly anticipated return of James Stewart, who won the 2013 Monster Energy Cup. This will be the first Monster Energy Cup Stewart will race in since the Monster Energy …

VIDEO: 2015 Monster Energy Cup Track Design Unveiled; Starting Gate to be Elevated

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ELLENTON, Fla. – official series release — Feld Motorsports video — Rich Shepherd photo — Feld Motor Sports has unveiled the 2015 Monster Energy Cup track design that is inspired by five-time Monster Energy Supercross Champion Ricky Carmichael. The Monster Energy Cup will be held at Las Vegas’ Sam Boyd Stadium on Saturday, Oct. 17, and will feature the world’s …

NSCS: Champion’s Week and Sprint Cup Awards Banquet Returns to Las Vegas for Seventh Straight Year

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – official series release — Jared C. Tilton/NASCAR via Getty Images photo — NASCAR announced Monday that the annual NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Awards – and all of NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Champion’s Week – will return to Las Vegas in 2015 as part of a renewed partnership with the destination. The agreement ensures that Las Vegas will …