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  1. Larson denied appeal of rules violation from TalladegaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Yuma Sun

    Kyle Larson's appeal of a rules violation from last week's race at Talladega was denied Friday, a blow to the Chip Ganassi Racing driver's chances of advancing in NASCAR's playoffs. Larson was docked 10 points, crew chief Chad Johnston fined $25,000 and car chief David Bryant was suspended for Sunday's race at Kansas Speedway after officials determined the team used unapproved metal tabs in violation of NASCAR's policy on damaged vehicles.


  2. Creed locks up ARCA title before finale at Kansas SpeedwayRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Creed had raced dirt bikes, progressed through quarter midgets and had landed in an off-road truck, where he found immediate success. He won the Robby Gordon Stadium Super Truck Series titles in 2015 and 2016, and it was a lot more fun dominating races than learning the ropes.


  3. Larson denied appeal of rules violation from TalladegaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    NASCAR Cup Series driver Kyle Larson shakes hands with a fan before qualifying for this weekend's auto race at Kansas Speedway in Kansas City, Kan., Friday, Oct. 19, 2018. Larson lost his appeal of a rules violation from last week's race.


  4. Kyle Larson is digging deep, not giving up despite setback at KansasRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    By Jordan Bianchi NASCAR Wire Service DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - It is a situation that seemingly should make a driver feel unease, rankle their nerves and bring about second-guessing on how they ended up being on the brink of elimination from the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs barring a win in this weekend's elimination race.


  5. IndyCar tests aero, tires and running in packs for 2019 Indy 500Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | AutoWeek

    IndyCar drivers and series officials are very encouraged by the results of an aerodynamic and tire test held at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Wednesday. The seven-hour test was conducted under bright sunny skies, but cool temperatures as a variety of aerodynamic changes were tested along with a new tire compound for the Firestone Firehawk Tires.


  6. Kansas native Bowyer plans for plenty of racing SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | White Lake Beacon

    One of the first things Kansas City Chiefs general manager Brett Veach did when he learned their game against Cincinnati had been moved to Sunday night was pick up his phone and dial Clint Bowyer. Veach had met the Stewart-Haas Racing driver when he joined other members of the Chiefs for a visit to Kansas Speedway in May. The two hit it off, keeping in touch throughout the summer and into the fall, and built a friendship based on mutual passions: racing and football.


  7. Gallagher steps out of seat of GMS Racing in Xfinity SeriesRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    The former Silicon Valley software engineer-turned-driver announced Friday that he is stepping out of the Xfinity Series car owned by his father, Allegiant Air chief executive Maurice Gallagher Jr., and into a supervisory role with their GMS Racing Team next season. "This has been a big decision.


  8. 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season ...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | CBS Sports

    Four more drivers will be eliminated Sunday in the next round of the 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series playoffs when the checkered flag flies at Kansas Speedway at the conclusion of the Hollywood Casino 400.


  9. Bubba Wallace Honored by EBONY MagazineRead the original story

    Yesterday | Paddock Talk

    Bubba Wallace continues to make national headlines in his rookie season in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series driving the famed No. 43 for Richard Petty Motorsports.


  10. Roa, Gardner intensify Sprint Car title run at Perris Auto SpeedwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    Damion Gardner, back, and Brody Roa are engaged in a tight battle for the USAC/CRA Sprint Car championship. The USAC/CRA Sprint Car championship battle between Brody Roa and Damion Gardner continues Saturday at Perris Auto Speedway, complete with Midwest visitors preparing for next month's prestigious Budweiser Nationals.


  11. CGR will appeal No. 42 penaltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    Chip Ganassi Racing officials announced Thursday that the team would appeal the L1-level penalty issued to the No. 42 team following last weekend's race at Talladega Superspeedway.


  12. Kyle Larson's playoff hopes take hit as NASCAR issues L1 penaltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday |

    Kyle Larson faces a must-win situation heading into the elimination race at Kansas Speedway following an L1 penalty issued by NASCAR on Wednesday. Larson salvaged an 11th-place finish at Talladega Superspeedway despite a difficult weekend, but that seems to be all for naught now.


  13. Kyle Larson has an eventful history at Kansas Speedway, he needs a win SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 17 | Powhatan Today

    It was nearly one year ago that Kyle Larson strolled into Kansas City, Kan., full of optimism. He sat in third place in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series playoff standings, a championship within reach.


  14. Top drivers invited to compete for spots in Drive for DiversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 15 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    Twelve drivers from across the United States and abroad have been invited to try out for NASCAR Drive for Diversity Driver Development Program, the top driver developmental program in motorsports, at Florida's New Smyrna Speedway and Bethune-Cookman University on Oct. 22-23. The NASCAR Drive for Diversity Driver Combine invites promising ethnically diverse and female drivers to test their skills over a two-day period as NASCAR evaluates talent for the 2019 NASCAR Drive for Diversity Driver Development class.


  15. Bayne Finishes 13th at TalladegaRead the original story

    Monday Oct 15 | Paddock Talk

    Trevor Bayne fought back from an ill-handling car early on charging his way towards the front crossing the line 13th at Talladega Superspeedway Sunday afternoon in his AdvoCare Rehydrate Ford Fusion. 'Little disappointed in the speed we had in the car today, especially early on we weren't able to stay with that lead pack,' Bayne said.


  16. NASCAR Truck: Timothy Peters plays playoff spoiler at TalladegaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 13 | Auto Racing Daily

    NASCAR Camping World Truck Series playoff round-two berths were on the line in the Fr8Auctions 250, the final race of the opening three-race round, Saturday at Talladega Superspeedway. Grant Enfinger and Justin Haley already had their round-two spots clinched heading into the Talladega, courtesy of wins in the first two races of the round, leaving six drivers to battle for the final four slots.


  17. Grant Enfinger clashes with the Gillilands in the NASCAR Trucks race at TalladegaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 13 | AutoWeek

    Before Timothy Peters even turned Noah Gragson down the backstretch on the final lap to win the Fr8Auctions 250 at Talladega Superspeedway, the second NASCAR Camping World Truck Series restrictor plate race of the season looked like an inevitable showdown between a pair of Gillilands and Grant Enfinger. David Gilliland won the pole on Friday afternoon and hung around the front of the field all afternoon.


  18. Timothy Peters wrecks Gragson to win Talladega truck raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 13 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Timothy Peters has won the Truck Series race at Talladega Superspeedway after spinning leader Noah Gragson out of his way on the final lap, then blocking traffic as he rushed to the checkered flag. It was the 11th victory of Peters' career and third at Talladega, the most wins at the Alabama track among Truck Series drivers.


  19. Truck Series Round of 6 setRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 13 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Playoffs field has been trimmed from eight drivers to six following Saturday's Fr8Auctions 250 at Talladega Superspeedway. Justin Haley locked up a berth in the Round of 6 in the first race of the playoffs with a win at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park.


  20. 2018 Talladega II Q&a: Nascar Sprint Cup - Darrell Bubba WallaceRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 13 | Paddock Talk

    DARRELL 'BUBBA' WALLACE, JR., NO. 43 MEDALLION BANK/PETTY'S GARAGE CAMARO ZL1, met with members of the media at Talladega Superspeedway and discussed his thoughts on the 2019 rules package, returning to his 'home' track Talladega Superspeedway and many other topics.