NXS: Phoenix Family Affair; Dillon Brothers Lead First XFINITY Practice in the Desert

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AVONDALE, Ariz. — Report by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Sarah Glenn/Getty Images North America photo — Could Austin Dillon score a fifth NASCAR XFINITY Series win this season at Phoenix International Raceway? If the speed he showed during Friday’s opening practice session at the one-mile desert oval is any indication, it’s certainly a possibility. Dillon was a …

KNSPE: Fast Off the Truck; Hill Edges Heckert to Lead Opening K&N East Practice at VIR

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ALTON, Va. — Report by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Brent Seelman photo — After three straight road races in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East where Scott Heckert had the field covered, someone finally had an answer — at least on one lap speed — for the road racing ace on Saturday at Virginia International Raceway. …

INDYCAR: Power Tops Opening Day at Sonoma; Rahal Fast as Title Fight Reaches Home Stretch

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SONOMA, Calif. — official series release — Chris Jones/IndyCar photo — Three of the six Verizon IndyCar Series championship contenders were among the top five on the speed chart in the initial practice session for the title-deciding GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma on Aug. 30. Reigning Verizon IndyCar Series champion Will Power’s year-old track record of 1 minute, 17.2393 seconds, set in …

NSCS: The Master Returns; Johnson Takes Dover Throne Again in Opening Cup Practice

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DOVER, Del. — Report by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images North America photo — The king is back on his throne in Dover, Delaware. Six-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson, NASCAR’s all-time wins leader at the track nicknamed the “Monster Mile”, paced the opening Cup practice session on Friday for the FedEx 400 …

NXS: Doubling Up; Logano Paces First XFINITY Series Practice at Phoenix

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AVONDALE, Ariz. — Report by Race Chaser Online West Coast Correspondent Ryan O’Hara — Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images North America photo — Daytona 500 champion Joey Logano continued his strong performance at Phoenix International Raceway by claiming top leaderboard honors in NASCAR XFINITY Series opening practice at Phoenix International Raceway, just a few minutes after pacing NASCAR Sprint Cup practice. Logano turned …

NSCS: Fast Out West; Larson Leads Opening Practice at Vegas

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LAS VEGAS, Nev. and CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Recap by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — NASCAR photo — Kyle Larson showed he had a finesse for intermediate tracks during his rookie season in 2014, finding speed quickly at tracks like Atlanta Motor Speedway and Charlotte Motor Speedway. He backed his performances from a year ago up during Friday …