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Edwards: I got a little ahead of myself

Carl Edwards hoped to switch to Joe Gibbs Racing and immediately start winning races. When that didn't happen, he had to adjust his approach but said he still expects to finish the year well.

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Kenseth edges Keselowski to win Bristol pole

Matt Kenseth, a three-time winner at Bristol Motor Speedway, has won the pole for Sunday's race. He will try for his first win since 2013 when he takes the track Sunday in Tennessee.

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22hBob Pockrass

RCR plans last appeal for Newman penalty removal

Team owner Richard Childress is disappointed NASCAR's appeals board only reduced penalties to Ryan Newman's team instead of issuing full removal, and will appeal a last time to have them removed.

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Kenseth's son to make Xfinity debut at Chicago

Ross Kenseth will make his national series debut at Chicagoland Speedway, where he will drive for the same team, same sponsor and with the same car number used by his championship-winning father

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22hBob Pockrass

Newman penalty cut 25 points by appeals panel

A NASCAR appeals board on Thursday reduced the points penalty and fines but upheld suspensions to three Richard Childress Racing crewmen for bleeding air out of tires.

2dBob Pockrass

Kyle Busch: Return uncertain, hoping for July

Kyle Busch said he hopes he can return by July as he continues to recover from a broken right leg and a broken left foot suffered in a crash Feb. 21 at Daytona International Speedway.


The continuing duel between Johnson and Harvick

Ricky Craven discusses the season-long battle between Jimmie Johnson and Kevin Harvick, with Johnson getting the upper hand in the Duck Commander 500 from the Texas Motor Speedway.

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McGee: Twenty years a lifetime ago

It's been only 20 years, but the race held on April 9, 1995, at North Wilkesboro Speedway has become a time capsule for a bygone era, Ryan McGee writes.


Johnson wins at Texas

Jimmie Johnson recorded his fifth career Sprint Cup victory at Texas Motor Speedway by holding off Kevin Harvick and Dale Earnhardt Jr.

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Blog: Tires being tested

NASCAR has been confiscating tires for further inspection the past two weekends, and while nothing has been found amiss, rumors are flying in the Sprint Cup garage.


Dale Earnhardt Jr. @DaleJr

Had to run white gloves last week cause of a production flaw in the blue ones. This blue pair will run the rest of April.

Bob Pockrass @bobpockrass

Xfinity pts: 1-2)Buescher TDillon 3)Elliott -12 4)Wallace -22 5)Reed -38 6)Sadler -43 7-8)Gaughan Smith -47 9)Scott -53 10)Suarez -56.

Dale Earnhardt Jr. @DaleJr

Final practice: we improved some things on the car. I think we'll be good. The 4/41 are FAST! Side note: Weather looks awful for Sunday.