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15mJohn Oreovicz

Oreovicz: Kurt Busch back in Victory Lane

The past six months of Kurt Busch's life have been tumultuous as he faced a domestic violence charge. With that now behind him, his dominant victory Sunday was one of his proudest moments.


3 crew members hurt in Richmond pit road fire

NASCAR says three pit road crew members were taken to a hospital after a fire broke out on pit road Friday night during the Xfinity Series race at Richmond International Raceway.

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2dBob Pockrass

Sources: MWR wants Ragan to replace Vickers

Michael Waltrip Racing is working on a deal to put David Ragan in the No. 55 car in place of Brian Vickers for the remainder of the season, sources told ESPN.com.

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NASCAR on Ky. Busch: Crash injury 'was on us'

NASCAR chairman Brian France is not sure if Kyle Busch will be granted a waiver to be part of the championship chase when he returns from injury, but said Thursday the sanctioning body would like


Fire breaks out on pit road at Richmond

Three pit crew members are taken to the hospital after gasoline caught fire during the Xfinity series race at the Richmond International Raceway. They all appear OK after the incident.

2dJosh Weinfuss

Ex-NFL player finds home on NASCAR pit crew

Working as a NASCAR jack man is more than just a pit stop in the athletic career of Asa Watson, one of several former NFL players who took a left turn from the gridiron to the garage.

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2dTony Fabrizio

Suddenly, Danica is in Chase conversation

With smarter adjustments and a late-race moxie, Danica Patrick has pulled off two top-10s in the last three races and jumped to 13th in the standings. That puts her in a certain conversation.

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4dRyan McGee

McGee: Of sports rankings and The Intimidator

The lack of a race car driver in the ESPN.com Top 20 doesn't surprise Ryan McGee. But it reminds him of the time he discussed similar rankings with Dale Earnhardt Sr. And that's a top-20 story.

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4dBob Pockrass

Darby mum on details of NASCAR departure

Ex-Sprint Cup Series director John Darby won't spend a lot of time talking about the details of his departure from NASCAR.

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Monday Rundown

It's hard to describe just how wild and weird things got at Bristol Motor Speedway on Sunday. Frogs, wrecks, moths and a winner breaking a 51-race winning streak. You know, the usual.

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16dRyan McGee

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.


Joey Logano @joeylogano

Had about a 8th place car and finished 5th. Good day. Awesome restart late. Still need some more. We will find it. On to Dega

Bob Pockrass @bobpockrass

44 Xfin cars Dega. 15-Contreras 20-Jones 22-Logano 26-KWallace 33-ADillon 42-Poole 54-Said 55-JEarnhardt 88-Kahne 97-Sellers 98-Almirola

Busch ends 35-race winless streak

Kurt Busch, who led 291 of 400 laps, secured his first win this season at Richmond International Raceway to end a 35-race winless streak.