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Sep 26

Kevin Harvick wins at New Hampshire

Harvick charges to New Hampshire win with late-race surge

Kevin Harvick

Remember last week, when Kevin Harvick was trapped a lap down at Chicagoland Speedway, finished 20th and fell out of the top 12 in the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup standings? Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 21

NASCAR National Series News & Notes — New Hampshire & Kentucky

Truex Jr. Wins Chase Opener

NASCAR logo Martin Truex Jr. won his third race of the season in last Sunday’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 400 at Chicagoland Speedway – the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup opener. He now has an automatic berth in the Round of 12, which starts following the upcoming Bad Boy Off Road 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway (Sunday at 2 p.m. ET on NBCSN) and Citizen Soldier 400 at Dover International Speedway (Sunday, Oct. 2 at 2 p.m. ET on NBCSN). Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 19

Late pit stop propels Truex Jr. to Chicagoland win

You could see it coming from a mile-and-a-half away

Martin Truex Jr.

On new tires, Martin Truex Jr. rocketed around the outside lane after a restart in overtime at Chicagoland Speedway and pulled away to win Sunday’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 400, the opening race in the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 18

Lapcevich Celebrates Pinty’s Series Title

Hathaway Wins Season Finale As Teenager Takes Triple Crown

NASCAR Pinty’s Series logo There was a changing of the guard at Kawartha Speedway Sunday after the running of the Kawartha 250. Jason Hathaway, a veteran who has started every race in the history of the NASCAR Pinty’s Series (121), closed out his career as a full-time driver winning the season finale, while 16 year-old rookie Cayden Lapcevich celebrated winning the series championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 17

NASCAR Pinty’s Series: Kawartha 250 postponed

NASCAR Pinty’s Series Race Will Now Be Held on Sunday

NASCAR Pinty’s Series logo Due to continued rain throughout the afternoon and heavy rain forecasted for later Saturday night, Kawartha Speedway and NASCAR have postponed the Kawartha 250 originally scheduled for Saturday. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 15

NASCAR Pinty’s Series Tour Statistical Advance: Kawartha

Analyzing the Kawartha 250 at Kawartha Speedway

NASCAR Pinty’s Series logo Cayden Lapcevich will become the youngest NASCAR champion in the history of the organization on Saturday when he takes the green flag in the Kawartha 250 at Kawartha Speedway and is crowned after the NASCAR Pinty’s Series season finale. However, there are still several drivers looking to end the season on a positive note.

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Sep 14

Statistical Advance: Analyzing the 2016 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 400

Cowabunga! The Chase Kicks Off At Chicagoland With Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 400

NASCAR logo The field is set and the drivers are ready to compete in the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup, which kicks off with Sunday’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 400 at Chicagoland Speedway (2:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN).

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Sep 13

NASCAR Pinty’s Series News & Notes: Kawartha

Lapcevich to make history when he takes green flag

NASCAR Pinty’s Series logo The NASCAR Pinty’s Series will concludes its 2016 season with the Kawartha 250 at Kawartha Speedway on Saturday in Fraserville, Ontario.

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Sep 12

Denny Hamlin wins regular-season finale at Richmond

Jamie McMurray locked up a spot in the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup with a seventh-place finish

Denny Hamlin won a wild race at his home track, and the top four Chase hopefuls entering Saturday night’s Federated Auto Parts 400 all held serve at Richmond International Raceway in an event that ended in overtime after a record 16 cautions. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 11

NASCAR Pinty’s: Lapcevich one step closer to title

Rookie wins Lucas Oil 250 at St. Eustache for Third Win

2016-09-10_68039 Sometimes a driver needs a good car and a good call by his crew chief to win a race. Cayden Lapcevich got that and more Saturday at Autodrome St. Eustache to win the Lucas Oil 250. The 16-year-old’s third win of the season also moved the Grimsby, Ontario, driver one step closer to winning the 2016 NASCAR Pinty’s Series championship.

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Sep 07

Pinty’s Series Tour Statistical Advance: St. Eustache

Analyzing the Lucas Oil 250 at Autodrome St. Eustache

NASCAR Pinty’s Series logo Two races remain in the 2016 NASCAR Pinty’s Series season and all eyes will be on the tight championship battle in both the drivers and owners divisions. The NPS makes its fourth and final stop in Quebec this Saturday for the Lucas Oil 250 at Autodrome St-Eustache.

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Sep 06

NASCAR Pinty’s Series News & Notes: St. Eustache

Lapcevich can move one step closer to championship

2016-08-14_0550 It wasn’t supposed to be like this at the start of the 2016 NASCAR Pinty’s Series season for Cayden Lapcevich. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 06

Mars Chocolate and NASCAR announce Sweet Partnership Renewal

Long-Standing Relationship to Continue through 2019

NASCAR logo In the midst of a year-long celebration of the 75th anniversary of the iconic M&M’S® Brand, NASCAR, and Mars Chocolate North America announced today a renewed agreement that will extend their Official Partnership through 2019.

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Sep 05

Truex turns it on late, surges to Darlington win

Martin Truex Jr.’s luck changed. Kevin Harvick‘s didn’t.

Martin Truex Jr.And that was the difference in Truex’s unexpected victory in Sunday night’s Bojangles’ Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 04

Kevin Lacroix completes winning run at CTMP

Josten’s Rookie of Year Candidate Rolls To 2nd Win of 2016; Teen Lapcevich Extends NASCAR Pinty’s Series Championship Lead

2016-08-14_66470 In his first three starts at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, Kevin Lacroix couldn’t even finish the race. He finally made it to end of the contest in Sunday’s Can-Am 200 at the 2.459-mile road course, and did so in winning fashion.

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Aug 31

NASCAR Pinty’s Series Tour Statistical Advance: CTMP

Analyzing the Can-Am 200 at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park

NASCAR Pinty’s Series logo The with just three races remaining in the 2016 NASCAR Pinty’s Series season, all eyes will be on the top five drivers in the points standings. The series returns to Canadian Tire Motorsport Park in Bowmanville, Ontario for the second time this season and the world-class facility has hosted the NPS more than any other track (13).

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Aug 31

NASCAR National Series News & Notes — Darlington & Canadian Tire Motorsport Park

Grand Larson: Kyle Larson Wins First Career NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Race

NASCAR logo Kyle Larson led a race-high 41 laps on his way to his first career NASCAR Sprint Cup Series victory in Sunday’s Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway. The triumph marked the first time a graduate of the NASCAR Drive for Diversity and NASCAR Next programs has won a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race.

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Aug 30

Pinty’s Series News & Notes: CTMP

Ranger Looks to Repeat May Magic, Regain Points Lead

NASCAR Pinty’s Series logo Andrew Ranger hopes to turn his luck around this weekend after mechanical issues at Riverside International Speedway not only took him out of the race, but also from the top of the NASCAR Pinty’s Series championship standings. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 29

Diversity Graduate Kyle Larson Scores First NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Victory

Californian Becomes First D4D, NASCAR Next Grad To Win In Sport’s Premier Series

Kyle Larson - photo Chris Trotman -Getty Images Kyle Larson won Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Michigan International Speedway to become the first graduate of the NASCAR Drive for Diversity and the NASCAR Next programs to win at the sanctioning body’s top level. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 20

Lapcevich keeps dream season going

Teen claims Second Win, takes Pinty’s Series points lead back

2016-08-14-3826 Cayden Lapcevich only intended to run a handful of races this year and see what happened. What has happened is the 16-year-old from Grimsby, Ontario, has produced a dream season. Read the rest of this entry »

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