NASCAR Suspends Spencer Gallagher Indefinitely

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MOORESVILLE, N.C. — NASCAR has announced that Talladega XFINITY Series race winner Spencer Gallagher has been suspended indefinitely for violating the sanctioning body’s substance abuse policy. NASCAR issued a statement this morning saying that on May 1, Gallagher was found to have violated Section 19 (NASCAR’s substance abuse policy) of the 2018 NASCAR rule book.  The statement went on to …

NCWTS: Roller-Coaster Day Ends With Two Top-10 Finishes for GMS Racing at Martinsville

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RIDGEWAY, Va. — Story by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Drew Hallowell/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — GMS Racing’s day was a tale of two ends on Saturday at Martinsville Speedway. While Kyle Larson led 79 laps and led the team with a fourth-place effort after being up front all afternoon, the other three Chevrolet Silverados in the …

NXS: GMS Racing Expands to XFINITY Ranks; Spencer Gallagher to Make Series Debut at Phoenix

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STATESVILLE, N.C. — official team release — GMS Racing photo — GMS Racing announced Wednesday that the team would field a single-car entry in select NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) races throughout the 2016 season. Spencer Gallagher is slated to pilot the team’s No. 21 Chevrolet Camaro beginning at Phoenix International Raceway on Saturday, March 12. The Statesville, N.C.-based organization currently …

NCWTS: GMS Racing Unveils 2016 Truck Roster; Enfinger to Pilot Third Full-Time Entry

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STATESVILLE, N.C. – official team release — GMS Racing photo — GMS Racing will field three full-time entries in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series in 2016, with reigning ARCA Racing Series champion Grant Enfinger moving up to join Spencer Gallagher and new GMS Racing driver Johnny Sauter, who moves over to the team from ThorSport Racing. In addition, the …

NCWTS: Speed Stays in Texas; Crafton Wins Pole for WinStar World Casino 350

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FORT WORTH, Tex. — official series release — Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images North America photo — Matt Crafton landed the Keystone Light Pole Award in Friday afternoon qualifying for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series. Crafton, the two-time defending series champion and last weekend’s winner at Martinsville Speedway, drove the ThorSport Racing No. 88 Toyota to a pole-winning lap of 181.397 mph on the 1.5-mile …

NCWTS: Previewing the Mudsummer Classic at Eldora

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ROSSBURG, Ohio — Story by Race Chaser Online Associate Editor Kyle Magda — Getty Images photo — The sight of  NASCAR Camping World Truck Series drivers slinging dirt at Eldora Speedway is back this week. Sprint Cup Series driver Tony Stewart’s half-mile dirt track plays host to the third-annual Mudsummer Classic Wednesday night for the only stop on dirt in …

NCWTS: Crafton Does It Again; Catch Fence Damage Gives Defending Champ Kentucky Win

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SPARTA, Ky.  — by Reid Spencer, NASCAR Wire Service — Sarah Crabill/Getty Images North America photo — With a shove from the Ford of Ryan Blaney, Crafton had taken the lead from eventual runner-up Erik Jones on Lap 145 moments before Kennedy was launched into the fence from contact with David Gilliland’s Ford. The victory was the fourth of the …

NCWTS: Cole Back on Top; Custer Wins Wild Gateway Race

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MADISON, Ill. — Report by Race Chaser Online Associate Editor Kyle Magda — Jeff Curry/Getty Images photo — So close. For Cole Custer, he has been on the cusp of victory lane this season in both the ARCA and Camping World Truck Series. When the smoke cleared (literally) during Saturday night’s Drivin’ for Linemen 200 at Gateway Motorsports Park, the …