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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 »

Aug 17

Pinty’s Series Stat Advance: Riverside

Analyzing the Bumper To Bumper 300

Riverside International Speedway logo The 2015 NASCAR Pinty’s Series will return to Riverside International Speedway in Antigonish, Nova Scotia, on Saturday for the annual Bumper To Bumper 300. Below is a statistical look at the performance of the series and selected drivers at the track:

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Aug 17

NASCAR National Series News & Notes — Bristol

Time Is Running Out: Four Races Remain Until Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup

NASCAR logo Only four races remain until the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup, and the march toward the playoffs begins with Saturday’s Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway (8 p.m. ET on NBCSN). Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 14

NASCAR Pinty’s Series: Le 50 Tours Can-Am, Lacroix dominates at Trois-Rivieres

Leads every lap to score second consecutive win at Quebec cours

2016-08-14_1530 Last year Kevin Lacroix powered his way by Andrew Ranger on the final lap at Circuit de Trois-Rivieres to win his second race in just his fourth career start. This year the result was the same, but Lacroix provided all the power this season.

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Aug 10

Pinty’s Series stat advance: GP3R

Analyzing the Can-Am Le 50 Tours

Les 50 Tours Can-Am logo The 2016 NASCAR Pinty’s Series will head to Quebec for the third time this season for the Can-Am Le 50 Tours on Sunday at Circuit de Trois-Rivieres. Below is a statistical look at the performance of the series and selected drivers at the track. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 10

NASCAR National Series News & Notes — Mid-Ohio

Time Is Running Out: 4 Races Remain Until The Chase For The NASCAR Sprint Cup

NASCAR logo Only four races remain until the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup, beginning with the Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway on Saturday, Aug. 20 (8 p.m. ET on NBCSN). Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 09

Pinty’s Series News & Notes: GP3R

Lapcevich looks for Second straight win; Ranger goes for No. 5

NASCAR Pinty’s Series logo After finally scoring his first NASCAR Pinty’s Series win last month in Saskatoon, Josten’s Rookie of the Year leader Cayden Lapcevich will try and score another win this Sunday in the Can-Am Le 50 Tours at Grand Prix de Trois-Rivieres in Quebec. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 08

Hamlin earns first career road course win at Watkins Glen

The race was in doubt until the final corner

Denny HamlinDenny Hamlin, winner of Sunday’s Cheez-It 355 at the Glen, entertained a sold-out grandstand with a celebratory burnout that trailed a plume of smoke the entire length of the frontstretch at Watkins Glen International. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 04

NASCAR Touring & Weekly Champions will celebrate in Charlotte

Returns to Convention Center, NASCAR Hall for Two Nights of Awards

NASCAR Hall Of FameNASCAR champions from across the globe will return to Charlotte, North Carolina, in December to celebrate their 2016 season. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 28

A race to remember for Lapcevich

Teenager becomes youngest race winner in Pinty’s Series history

2016:07:02_15:35:42_0760 Wednesday night at Wyant Group Raceway is one Cayden Lapcevich won’t forget about for a long time. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 28

NASCAR National Series News & Notes — Pocono & Iowa

Busch goes for second straight victory, attempts to get one step closer to track sweep

NASCAR logoAfter becoming the first driver to ever win the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series and NASCAR XFINITY Series races at Indianapolis from the pole in the same weekend, Kyle Busch has some more history to chase in Sunday’s Pennsylvania 400 at Pocono Raceway (1:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN). Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 26

Pinty’s Stat Advance: Saskatoon

Analyzing the Velocity Prairie Thunder 250

NASCAR Pinty’s Series logo The 2016 NASCAR Pinty’s Series will conclude its annual western swing with the Velocity Prairie Thunder 250 on Wednesday at Wyant Group Raceway in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. Below is a statistical look at the performance of the series and selected drivers at the track. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 25

Pinty’s News & Notes: Saskatoon

Tagliani goes for Western swing sweep on Wednesday

NASCAR Pinty’s Series logo Alex Tagliani showed why he belongs in the NASCAR Pinty’s Series championship conversation after his dominating win on Saturday in Edmonton. He’ll try to stay hot Wednesday at Saskatoon’s Wyant Group Raceway. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 24

Alberta Has New Energy 300: Alex Tagliani stays hot in Edmonton

Scores second win in a row in as many weeks in NASCAR Pinty’s Series

2016:07:03_15:04:37_0858 Alex Tagliani might have missed the season opener, but halfway through the NASCAR Pinty’s Series 2016 season, he’s quickly becoming a contender for the championship.

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Jul 21

NASCAR National Series News & Notes — Indianapolis

Smoke’s Swan Song At The Brickyard

NASCAR logo Tony Stewart – from Columbus, Indiana – will take his final NASCAR Sprint Cup Series ride around Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Sunday’s Crown Royal presents the Combat Wounded Coalition 400 at The Brickyard (3 p.m. ET on NBCSN). Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 17

Matt Kenseth wins at Loudon

The driver of the No. 20 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota also had to survive a rash of cautions late to secure the victory

Matt Kenseth

Matt Kenseth came on strong late to get by Martin Truex Jr. and later Denny Hamlin for the win in Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series New Hampshire 301 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.

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Jul 14

Kyle Busch clinches 2016 ESPYs win

Reigning NASCAR Sprint Cup Champion Earns Additional Hardware at Awards Show

DSC_0249 The 24th annual ESPY Awards got a little “rowdy” as reigning NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Champion Kyle Busch was named Best Driver at last night’s ceremony. He received the most votes among fellow nominees 2015 IndyCar Series Champion Scott Dixon, 2015 Formula One World Driver’s Champion Lewis Hamilton, 2016 Indianapolis 500 winner Alexander Rossi, and 2015 NHRA Pro Stock Champion Erica Enders-Stevens. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 13

Pinty’s stat advance: Toronto

Analyzing the Pinty’s Grand Prix of Toronto at Honda Indy Toronto

Pinty’s Grand Prix of Toronto logo The 2016 NASCAR Pinty’s Series returns for the first time since 2011 to Honda Indy Toronto for the Pinty’s Grand Prix of Toronto. Below is a statistical look at the performance of the series at the road course and selected drivers. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 13

NASCAR National Series News & Notes — New Hampshire

Keselowski Goes For Third Consecutive Win

NASCAR logo Brad Keselowski has asserted himself as the hottest driver in NASCAR this summer after winning the last two consecutive races (Daytona and Kentucky). Dating back to his May 1 win at Talladega, the No. 2 Ford driver has recorded three wins, six top fives and eight top 10s in his last nine starts. His four wins this season lead the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 12

NASCAR Pinty’s Series News & Notes: Toronto

Series returns to Street Course for 30th Honda Indy

Pinty’s Grand Prix of Toronto logo At the start of the 2016 season for the NASCAR Pinty’s Series, there was a new level or excitement for the NASCAR-sanctioned division. Read the rest of this entry »

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