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Almirola leads Ford sweep of Cup qualifying

 HAMPTON, Ga. – Aric Almirola gave the new Mustang its first pole of the NASCAR season in Ford sweep of NASCAR Cup qualifying at...

February 23, 2019 1:00 am


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Ford fallout: Logano, McDowell at odds

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Michael McDowell was still digesting his fifth-place finish at the Daytona 500 when Joey Logano appeared at the...

February 21, 2019 1:00 am


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NASCAR gives fans reason to watch, cheer

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Jim France told 'em to race and NASCAR's next generation didn't disappoint.

February 19, 2019 1:00 am


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Farmer-turned-driver finishes 10th, unscathed

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Ross Chastain always has watermelons around Victory Lane, a nod to his roots in the family fruit farming...

February 18, 2019 1:00 am


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Hamlin wins wild race

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Denny Hamlin came to the Daytona 500 determined to honor his late car owner with a victory.

February 18, 2019 1:00 am


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Runner-up feels mixed emotions

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Kyle Busch felt like an amiable teammate, willing to do whatever it took to get Joe Gibbs Racing to Victory...

February 18, 2019 1:00 am


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Denny Hamlin wins 2nd Daytona 500 in 4 years

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Denny Hamlin won the Daytona 500 for the second time in four years, leading a 1-2-3 sweep for Joe Gibbs...

February 17, 2019 8:25 pm


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With many stars gone, 8 rookies out to make name

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Among those trying to win the Daytona 500 this year are a Florida watermelon farmer, a short-track champion...

February 17, 2019 1:00 am


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Restrictor plates to soon go away

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – There has been a string of goodbyes at Daytona International Speedway in recent years, from Jeff Gordon and...

February 16, 2019 1:00 am


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Mustangs show off muscle at Daytona

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Kevin Harvick and Joey Logano won the Daytona 500 qualifying races in a pair of Ford sweeps that have the...

February 15, 2019 1:00 am


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Logano leads Ford sweep in Daytona 500 qualifying races

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Joey Logano led another Ford sweep in the second qualifying race for the Daytona 500.

February 14, 2019 11:10 pm


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Swedish rookies having fun in IndyCar

AUSTIN, Texas – After their early years racing each other in karts, Marcus Ericsson and Felix Rosenqvist took very different paths...

February 13, 2019 1:00 am


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Truex at ease with Gibbs Racing

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Martin Truex Jr. was just one of many Philadelphia Eagles fans bummed when Nick Foles' pass deflected off a...

February 12, 2019 1:00 am


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Hendrick youngsters on Daytona front row

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – William Byron put Hendrick Motorsports in a familiar position: on the pole for the Daytona 500. His bigger...

February 11, 2019 1:00 am


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Teams hit track to prep for new NASCAR season

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Chase Elliott took blame for the first crash of NASCAR's new season on a blustery day at Daytona...

February 10, 2019 1:00 am