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23hRicky Craven

Craven: The Bottom Line at Richmond

Ricky Craven breaks down the keys to success at Richmond, the place of driver points in the Chase formula and finding the courage to get out of the car.


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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23hBob 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

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Toyota to provide first hydrogen-fueled pace car

A hydrogen-fueled vehicle will lead the field at a NASCAR race for the first time when a 2016 Toyota Mirai serves as the official pace car Saturday night at Richmond.

1dJosh 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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1dTony 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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2dRyan 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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2dBob 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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15dRyan 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.

28dBob Pockrass

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.


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Surprised #nascar will let Jeb Burton start race in car qualified by Yeley. In past, rookie couldn't start car qualified by someone else....