Elliott cements road course ace status at Charlotte

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Chase Elliott developed his road racing prowess from an early age. He drove Corvettes as a kid at the Bob Bondurant School of High Performance Driving in Phoenix. Moreover, he spent time with road course ringer, Ron Fellows, at the Spring Mountain Motor Resort and Country Club in Pahrump, Nevada. Along with Boris Said, he learned some […] READ MORE


The White Zone: Charlotte highlights failings of high-downforce package

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The high-downforce package in the NASCAR Cup Series is very hit and miss. Thursday’s race in the Queen City at Charlotte Motor Speedway demonstrated how miss it can be. Under the competition caution in the Alsco Uniforms 500 at Charlotte Motor Speedway, Joey Logano and three others opted to stay out, while race leader Matt DiBenedetto […] READ MORE


Signs of a race weekend in Charlotte

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CONCORD, N.C. — Exit the baggage claim at Charlotte/Douglass International Airport and head to the car rental section. In the center of the room, adjacent to a line for National Car Rental (seriously, none of the others were open), was an American Airlines Richard Childress Racing car. I don’t know if this @AmericanAir car is always […] READ MORE


Odds on Odds: Coca-Cola 600

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NASCAR’s longest race is Sunday night and betting action will be high for the Coca-Cola 600. Odds on Odds: Coca-Cola 600 After a great week Darlington and only three days off the Nascar Cup Series is back at Charlotte. They were exciting races that have many talking. Three great races and now we find out […] READ MORE


NASCAR announces return to track for top tours

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NASCAR is b.a.c.k. Today, NASCAR announced that it would be returning to the track, without fans, on the weekend of May 17 at Darlington Raceway. The series will utilize mid-week races and states that are opening up restrictions allowing NASCAR to hold events without crowds. Along with that comes companion races for the Xfinity and […] READ MORE


NASCAR: Martin Truex Jr. takes Coca Cola 600 + more notes on Charlotte

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After a day of a 78-lap race at Monaco, the 500-mile classic at Indianapolis, and 394 laps of racing at Charlotte, the day labeled as the biggest of each year in motorsports came down to a six-lap shootout with a pair of underdogs that rolled the dice leading the field to green on the final […] READ MORE


Joey Logano Wins at Charlotte as Notable Names are Cut from Xfinity Chase

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A wet race weekend saw the NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Charlotte Motor Speedway being postponed unti; Sunday, the race for the Cure 300 finally got underway. The big headline going into the event was that two of the favourites to win the 2016 Xfinity title were sitting inside the cut off zone. Erik Jones […] READ MORE