NASCAR crew member passes away after heart attack in Kansas
The Furniture Row Racing team will be mourning the loss of a team member at Kansas Speedway Sunday. The team announced Sunday morning that James “Jim” Watson, a road-crew fabricator for Furniture Row Racing’s NASCAR Cup Series teams, …

Posted: October 22, 2017, 2:58 pm, Edition: Global
NASCAR Mailbag: Should NASCAR change its post-race penalty policies?, Edition: Global
Consider the fall Talladega race, Oct., 2011. Chad Knaus telling Jimmie Johnson emphatically to damage the back end in the burnout. NASCAR basically buried it, because, well, this is champion JIMMIE JOHNSON. That team can’t be hiding anything…right?

Posted: October 22, 2017, 2:47 pm

NASCAR Cup playoff race at Kansas 2017: Start time, lineup, TV, more
It’s elimination day at Kansas Speedway, and we’ve got some essential information to get you ready for today’s Hollywood Casino 400, the final race of the second round of the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series playoffs: START TIME: Actor Jay Hernandez, …
NASCAR’s Dale Earnhardt Jr. has a spontaneous laugh of pure joyAutoweek
Three former NASCAR champs, facing elimination, have one race to save themselvesCharlotte Observer
NASCAR Kansas 2017: Lineup, starting grid for Hollywood Casino 400SB Nation
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Posted: October 22, 2017, 11:00 am

The Starting Grid: Kansas cutoff race
The Starting Grid: Kansas cutoff race.’s Jonathan Merryman breaks down who has the best shot at advancing to the round of 8. 10/22/2017. All Videos. The Starting Grid: Kansas cutoff race.’s Jonathan Merryman breaks down who …

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Posted: October 22, 2017, 10:22 am
Turners Falls company celebrating first NASCAR championship
TURNERS FALLS, Mass. (WWLP) – Mayhew Tools out of Turners Falls in Franklin County celebrated their first NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour Championship last weekend at Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park with now five time champion Doug Coby.

Posted: October 22, 2017, 9:08 am

Dale Earnhardt Jr. leaving lasting impact on NASCAR
Kansas City Star
Before the season Earnhardt announced his plans to retire from Cup racing at the conclusion of the 2017 season ending his 19-year career in NASCAR’s top series. While he has never won a Monster Energy Series Cup championship over his career, you …
Dale Earnhardt Jr. overwhelmed with joy about baby newsNascar
Nearing retirement, Dale Earnhardt Jr. thankful for NASCAR success, impending fatherhoodTopeka Capital Journal
Dale Earnhardt Jr. in his comfort zone at KansasESPN (press release) (blog)

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Posted: October 22, 2017, 1:53 am

Kansas City Star
Kansas race will burst bubble for some drivers harboring title hopes
Kansas City Star
In Kansas Speedway’s first year of hosting an elimination race in the second round of NASCAR’s playoffs, there is drama aplenty. Just 12 drivers remain alive for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series championship; four of those will see their title
Jimmie Johnson shrugs off team’s mistakes, confident he can advance to NASCAR round of eightUSA TODAY

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Posted: October 22, 2017, 1:11 am

Bell, Jones offer differing takes on contact in closing laps at Kansas
KANSAS CITY, Kan. – Getting pushed to the win? That’s the kind of thing we typically would’ve seen last week at Talladega Superspeedway in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series. Erik Jones and race-winner Christopher Bell illustrated a bit of a
NASCAR Xfinity Series at Kansas 2017 Results: Christopher Bell Earns 1st WinBleacher Report
Christopher Bell pulls off a slide job on Erik Jones to win at Kansas …
Christopher Bell slides to NASCAR Xfinity Series win at Kansas …Autoweek
Concord Monitor –Beyond the Flag –Daily Mail
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Posted: October 21, 2017, 10:55 pm

NASCAR Drivers Don’t Know What To Think About This Road Course-Oval Track Layout
NASCAR, as a sport, is fond of oval tracks that just so happen to be 1.5 miles in length. Those tracks just so happen to be some of the least interesting of them all, so one decided to change it up by running a mix of the oval and its interior road
ANDERS: NASCAR already working on Charlotte rovalGreenville Daily Reflector
Get a 360-degree VR view of the Charlotte road courseNascar
NASCAR: Roval race distance isn’t final after Charlotte announces 500K raceYahoo Sports

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Posted: October 20, 2017, 11:57 pm

The Charlotte ‘roval’ isn’t quite ready for NASCAR, but it’s getting there
Kansas is the NASCAR playoffs’ second elimination race. With two drivers safely into the third round, what are the chances of advancing for the 10 drivers still hoping to be among the eight in the NASCAR semifinals? Even Jimmie Johnson is sweating it out.
Most surprising driver in NASCAR playoffs says he can take it all the way to HomesteadCharlotte Observer
MR. NASCAR: What to do about Talladega?Tuscaloosa News
WATCH: Brad Keselowski’s winning dash cam view from wild Talladega NASCAR
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Posted: October 20, 2017, 4:14 pm