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Aric Almirola (10) leads the pack as he wins Stage 1 during a NASCAR Cup Series auto race at Talladega Superspeedway, Sunday, April 28, 2019, in Talladega, Ala. (AP Photo/Butch Dill)
April 28, 2019 - 3:16 pm
TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — The Latest on NASCAR's Cup series race at Talladega Superspeedway (all times local): 3:10 p.m. Chase Elliott is the Stage 2 winner at Talladega, his first stage victory of the season. Hendrick Motorsports finished 1-2-3 in the stage as Chevrolet nabbed seven of the top eight...
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NASCAR Cup Series driver Austin Dillon, left, talks with fellow drivers Daniel Hemric, center, and Kyle Larson before qualifying for a NASCAR Cup Series auto race at Talladega Superspeedway, Saturday, April 27, 2019, in Talladega, Ala. (AP Photo/Julie Bennett)
April 27, 2019 - 6:39 pm
TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — Austin Dillon will start on the pole at Talladega Superspeedway. What happens from there is anybody's guess. Even by Talladega standards, there's an element of mystery and potential for chaos heading into Sunday's Cup series race, which is often marked by big wrecks and late...
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FILE - In this April 28, 1996, file photo, NASCAR driver Ricky Craven (41) flips into the catchfence in turn one of the Talladega Superspeedway during the Winston Select 500, in Talladega, Ala. Also visible are Derrike Cope (12), Geoff Bodine (7), Brett Bodine (11), Jeff Gordon (24), and Jeff Purvis (44). The ever-present air of unpredictability at Talladega Superspeedway is even more pronounced than usual this weekend, with NASCAR having replaced the horsepower-sapping restrictor plates. (AP Photo/Ashley Fleming, File)
April 26, 2019 - 6:20 pm
TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — Drivers are even less certain than usual about what to expect at Talladega Superspeedway given a new package that NASCAR is still adjusting on the fly. To Clint Bowyer, that unpredictability at least makes it anything but boring. "If you woke up every day of your life and...
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April 14, 2019 - 7:03 pm
LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Alexander Rossi weaved his scooter through a horde of pedestrians and deftly maneuvered around the sun-drenched fans still partying in the streets of Long Beach. Then Rossi suddenly stopped, kicked his leg away from the bike, and fiddled with a switch. His scooter nearly...
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Kyle Larson backs his car down the track after he spun during the NASCAR Cup series auto race at Richmond Raceway in Richmond, Va., Saturday, April 13, 2019. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)
April 13, 2019 - 10:12 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Martin Truex Jr. held off Clint Bowyer in a long duel and then Joey Logano for four laps to win the NASCAR Cup Series race at Richmond Raceway on Saturday night. Truex gave Joe Gibbs Racing its sixth victory in nine races this season and won for the first time in his career on...
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Joey Logano makes a pit stop during the NASCAR Cup Series auto race at Richmond Raceway in Richmond, Va., Saturday, April 13, 2019. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)
April 13, 2019 - 9:55 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Latest on the NASCAR Cup race Saturday night at Richmond Raceway (all times local): 10:50 p.m. Martin Truex Jr. held off Clint Bowyer in a long duel and then Joey Logano for four laps to win the NASCAR Cuper Series race at Richmond Raceway. Truex gave Joe Gibbs Racing its...
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Fans watch the team of Joey Logano as they work on the car in the garage at Richmond International Raceway in Richmond, Va., Friday, April 12, 2019. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)
April 12, 2019 - 4:32 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Denny Hamlin would love to think he has an advantage when it comes to racing at Richmond Raceway. The Joe Gibbs Racing star has won three times on the 0.75-mile, D-shaped oval and has been coming to the track for much of his life, even long before the Virginia native became a...
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Drive Denny Hamlin celebrates in victory lane after winning a NASCAR Cup auto race at Texas Motor Speedway, Sunday, March 31, 2019, in Fort Worth, Texas. (AP Photo/Larry Papke)
April 01, 2019 - 1:49 am
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Denny Hamlin had such a fast car at Texas that he was able to win even after two penalties on pit road and some other issues during green flag conditions. While Hamlin was reviewing all that happened, crew chief Chris Gabehart interrupted — "I think you passed 327 cars by...
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Driver Kyle Busch (18) heads into turn 1 during a NASCAR Cup auto race at Texas Motor Speedway, Sunday, March 31, 2019, in Fort Worth, Texas. (AP Photo/Larry Papke)
March 31, 2019 - 5:23 pm
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — The Latest on the NASCAR Cup race at Texas Motor Speedway (all times local): 5:15 p.m. Kyle Busch's chance at a NASCAR triple-header sweep has taken a hit after he brushed the wall. Busch led six times for 66 laps, and was still in front with 59 laps to go Sunday in the 334...
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Driver Kyle Busch celebrates with a burnout after winning a NASCAR auto race at Texas Motor Speedway, Saturday, March 30, 2019, in Fort Worth, Texas. (AP Photo/Larry Papke)
March 30, 2019 - 4:16 pm
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Kyle Busch has set himself up for the chance at a Texas three-step. Busch rocketed ahead of Tyler Reddick on the final restart with six laps remaining and won the NASCAR Xfinity race Saturday, setting up the possibility of a tripleheader weekend sweep in Texas. While Busch...
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