K&N East Winner Todd Gilliland Joins Motorsports Madness Tonight at 7 ET on PMN Radio

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Race Chaser Online/Performance Motorsports Network release — BMR photo — A full look back at the first half of Florida Speedweeks, including reaction from the Sprint Unlimited, Daytona 500 Pole Qualifying and the chaotic NASCAR K&N Pro Series East season-opener at New Smyrna Speedway, headlines two hours of racing conversation on Speed77 Radio’s Motorsports Madness, airing tonight …

NSCS: Denny Hamlin Survives Overtime Chaos for Third Career Sprint Unlimited Win at Daytona

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Recap by Race Chaser Online New England Correspondent Kyle Souza — Patrick Smith/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — If you ask Denny Hamlin, he’ll tell you he’s now won the Sprint Unlimited four times. But at the very least, the record books now show a definitive three victories after his performance Saturday night in the annual …

NSCS: Fireworks Light Up Daytona; Vickers Sparks First Crash of 2016 During Sprint Unlimited

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla — Story by Race Chaser Online Mid-Atlantic Correspondent Marshall Gabell — Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — Saturday night’s Sprint Unlimited — a 75-lap exhibition race to start the 2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season — at Daytona International Speedway saw a six-car crash on Lap 23, the first major incident of the new season. Brian …

NSCS: Fast Start; Kyle Larson Paces Opening Friday Practice for Sprint Unlimited at Daytona

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Story by Race Chaser Online New England Correspondent Kyle Souza — Sarah Crabill/Getty Images North America photo — Chip Ganassi Racing driver Kyle Larson paced the first of two practice sessions on Friday for Saturday’s 75-lap exhibition NASCAR Sprint Unlimited (8 p.m., FOX). Larson clicked off a lap of 45.148 seconds (199.344 mph) around the 2.5-mile high-banks …

NSCS: Jimmie Johnson Secures Pole for Sprint Unlimited After Blind Draw Sets Starting Grid

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Report by Race Chaser Online New England Correspondent Kyle Souza — Jeff Curry/Getty Images North America photo — Jimmie Johnson will lead the field to the green flag in the 2016 Sprint Unlimited at Daytona, and he can thank his crew chief and a lucky fan for that opportunity. During a random draw session in the FanZone …

NSCS: Race Preview — 38th Running of the Sprint Unlimited at Daytona

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Story by Race Chaser Online New England Correspondent Kyle Souza — Patrick Smith/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — Following a successful estimated $400 million renovation of their grandstands, Daytona International Speedway is set to host the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series’ season-opening Sprint Unlimited exhibition event on Saturday night. The race will be televised live on FOX, with …

NSCS: Hoping for a Strong Start; Ricky Stenhouse Jr. Set For Battle in the Sprint Unlimited

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Story by Race Chaser Online New England Correspondent Kyle Souza — Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — With David Gilliland out of a ride for this Saturday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Sprint Unlimited at Daytona, Ricky Stenhouse Jr. found his way into the race. Stenhouse Jr. was the next eligible driver on the list because …

NSCS: KFC Joins Biffle, Roush Fenway Racing in Multi-Race Sponsorship Deal for 2016

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CONCORD, N.C. – official team release — RFR photo — Roush Fenway Racing has announced a multi-race partnership with KFC as a primary partner for Greg Biffle and his No. 16 Sprint Cup Series team during the 2016 season. The partnership will kick off at Daytona Speedweeks and include primary placement in the famed Daytona 500 and the invitation-only Sprint …

NSCS: Eligible Drivers, Format Announced For 2016 Sprint Unlimited at Daytona

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — official release — Sean Gardner/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — NASCAR announced today the 25 eligible drivers and the format for the season-opening 75-lap Sprint Unlimited at the new Daytona International Speedway motorsports stadium on Saturday, Feb. 13. The event, which will be broadcast live on FOX, Motor Racing Network and SiriusXM NASCAR Radio, marks the first NASCAR …

NSCS: Back-to-Back Top Tens Leave Martin Truex Jr. With Plenty to Smile About Leaving Atlanta

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HAMPTON, Ga. and CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Story by Race Chaser Online Mid-Atlantic Correspondent Marshall Gabell – Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images North America photo – It has been awhile since Martin Truex Jr.’s named has been circling the garage area as a contender, but that all changed Sunday night at Atlanta Motor Speedway. The two-time NASCAR XFINITY Series champion grabbed the attention …

NSCS: Unlimited Action; Kenseth Scores Sprint Unlimited Win Amidst Post-Race Drama

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Recap by Race Chaser Online Mid-Atlantic Correspondent Marshall Gabell – Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images North America photo – Amidst torn up racecars, post-race tempers and a nail biting finish, Matt Kenseth returned to NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Victory Lane for the first time since Speedweeks a season ago during Saturday night’s Sprint Unlimited at Daytona International Speedway. Kenseth …

NSCS: Gordon Tops Final Sprint Unlimited Practice Session

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — official report — Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images North America photo — Veteran and four-time Sprint Cup Series champion Jeff Gordon topped the final practice session for the annual Sprint Unlimited at Daytona International Speedway (Saturday, Feb. 14 at 8 p.m. ET, FOX). The Hendrick Motorsports driver wheeled his No. 24 Chevrolet SS around the Florida oval at a …