By Sarah Tonsmeire Chase contenders who were having strong runs today spent the majority of the race chasing down Joey Logano, while a few key contenders raced against the clock. Pole Sitter Matt Kenseth was dominant out of the chute, leading over seventy laps early in the race. But after losing several spots in track […]
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By Sarah Tonsmeire What a whirlwind of a weekend it was at Dover International Speedway. For the many times the current rules package led to an uneventful race, Sunday’s race proved to be one of the best under the current package. Leading into the weekend, all eyes were on Jimmie Johnson as the favorite. Undeniably, […]
By Sarah Tonsmeire Last weekend’s race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway resulted in heartbreaking finishes for several Chase contenders. Kevin Harvick clearly had the most dominant car throughout the race, winning restarts and leading the most laps. However, all of those factors became irrelevant when Harvick ran out of gas on the last leg of […]
By Sarah Tonsmeire It was no surprise last weekend when Jimmie Johnson was the first to cross the finish line at Dover International Speedway. This was Johnson’s fourth win this season, tenth at Dover, and he ended just one lap short of leading 3,000 laps at that track. Kevin Harvick looked to be Johnson’s primary […]
By Sarah Tonsmeire @racing_sarah One of the biggest weeks in racing is in the books. NASCAR’s longest race of the circuit, the Coca-Cola 600, came down to who had the best fuel strategy. Perhaps Martin Truex Jr. had the most dominant car of the race, but it was Carl Edwards’ race-winning pit and fuel saving strategy […]
By Sarah Tonsmeire This week, NASCAR runs the third and final race of the first elimination round of the Chase. After this week, four drivers will be eliminated from the Chase. Currently, Denny Hamlin, Greg Biffle, Kurt Busch, and Aric Almirola are the bottom four going into the race at Dover. This is the final […]