NASCAR: Stage Lengths Unveiled for National Series Races

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – NASCAR today announced the 2017 stage lengths for each race in all three of its national series. A number of factors went into determining the lap count for Stage 1, Stage 2 and the Final Stage of each race, with a singular goal in mind – the best racing for NASCAR fans.  “Every track is unique for …

NCWTS: Byron Fastest in Final Practice

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RIDGEWAY, Va. – William Byron and his No. 9 Liberty University Toyota truck led the field in the final round of practice for Saturday’s Texas Roadhouse 200 (1 p.m. ET, FS1, MRN, SiriusXM). Byron posted a lap of 19.687 seconds (96.185 mph), the fastest time of any driver between the two practices held on Friday. Fellow Chase driver Johnny Sauter was …

NCWTS: Sound Off; Brad Keselowski Racing Drivers Discuss Truck Series’ New Caution Clock

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Story by Race Chaser Online Mid-Atlantic Correspondent Marshall Gabell – Josh Hedges/Getty Images for NASCAR photo – NASCAR announced Tuesday during the NASCAR Media Tour presented by Technocom at the NASCAR Hall of Fame and Charlotte Convention Center some new changes to the sport. One of those new innovations is the newly-formed ‘caution clock,’ which will be implemented …

NCWTS: Flying Lap; Ty Dillon Claims Truck Pole at Daytona in First Start for GMS Racing

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – official series release – Jared Tilton/Getty Images North America photo – Ty Dillon won the Keystone Light Pole Qualifying Award for Friday night’s Camping World Truck Series season-opening race: the NextEra Energy Resources 250 (7:30 p.m. ET, FOX) at Daytona International Speedway. This is the Richard Childress Racing driver’s fifth pole award of his Truck Series …

AUDIO/FEATURE: Reddick Shooting for Stars; Looking for Championship in Sophomore Season

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Story by Race Chaser Online Mid-Atlantic Correspondent Marshall Gabell – Performance Motorsports Network audio – Drew Hallowell/Getty Images North America photo – It takes fortitude and patience to win a race in the NASCAR national series ranks and it requires even more effort to go out and win the championship. But, with a little momentum and …

NCWTS: Moving up the Ladder; Hill Lands Truck Series Ride at Daytona with Empire Racing

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Story by Race Chaser Online Mid-Atlantic Correspondent Marshall Gabell – Sarah Glenn/Getty Images North America photo – 2014 NASCAR NEXT inductee Austin Hill will continue his climb through the racing ranks, after an exclusive announcement to Race Chaser Online Thursday evening that he will be competing in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series season opener at Daytona …

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 …

NSCS: Hornaday Returning to Sprint Cup in 2015 With The Motorsports Group

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MOORESVILLE, NC – official team release – Sean Gardner/Getty Images North America photo – Veteran NASCAR driver, Ron Hornaday, will be the primary driver of the No. 30 TMG Chevrolet for the 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season, starting at Daytona International Speedway. Hornaday, a longtime veteran in the NASCAR garage, has been involved in racing his entire life. Starting …

NCWTS: Young’s Motorsports to Return Full-Time in 2015 With Tyler Young

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MOORESVILLE, N.C.  – official team release – Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images photo – Young’s Motorsports announced today that Midland, Texas native Tyler Young will return to the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) full-time in 2015 behind the wheel of his family-owned No. 02 Chevrolet Silverado. The 24-year-old driver, who competed for Sunoco Rookie of the Year honors in 2014, enters …

NCWTS: Signed and Sealed; Brandon Jones Joins GMS Racing for 16 Truck Races in 2015

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STATESVILLE, N.C. — official team release – Geoff Burke/Getty Images photo – Brandon Jones will drive GMS Racing’s No. 33 Chevrolet Silverado in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series for 16 races during the 2015 season. Jones joins Spencer Gallagher as part of the driver lineup for GMS Racing this year. Jones’ season with the Statesville, N.C., team kicks off …

NCWTS: Mingus to Return to Billy Boat Motorsports in 2015

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. – official team release – Will Schneekloth photo – Twenty-year-old Mason Mingus will follow up his rookie season in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) with a return to the No. 15 Chevrolet Silverado of Billy Boat Motorsports (BBM) for the 2015 season. He’ll enter the 23-race campaign with the continuing support of 811 and a new …