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6:59 PM ET Associated Press Kyle Busch tied Richard Petty‘s NASCAR record with his 200th national victory across the three major series Sunday, making an impressive late surge through the field to win the Cup Series race at Auto Club Speedway. Busch dominated the first two stages, but a pit-road speeding penalty sent him back
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8:16 PM ET Associated Press FONTANA, Calif. — Cole Custer held off Kyle Busch to win the NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Auto Club Speedway on Saturday, preventing Busch from tying Richard Petty’s record with his 200th career victory across NASCAR’s three major series. The 21-year-old Custer capitalized when a disastrous pit stop dropped Busch
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10:58 PM ET ESPN News Services FONTANA, Calif. — If Kyle Busch earns his landmark 200th victory across NASCAR’s three major series this weekend in Southern California, don’t expect him to do much to celebrate the achievement. “Maybe a hat or something in Victory Lane,” Busch said Friday, his indifference obvious in his voice. “Other
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2:58 PM ET Associated Press CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Janet Guthrie, the first woman to qualify and compete in both the Daytona 500 and the Indianapolis 500, was dropped from the latest list of nominees for NASCAR’s Landmark Award that honors contribution to the sport. With Guthrie off the list of five nominees, Anne B. France
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7:09 PM ET Associated Press CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Three-time NASCAR champion Tony Stewart headlined the six new nominees eligible for induction into the NASCAR Hall of Fame. Stewart on Wednesday joined Neil Bonnett, a popular member of the “Alabama Gang,” two-time Xfinity Series champion Sam Ard, former Daytona 500 winner Marvin Panch, short-track racer Jim
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7:09 PM ET Associated Press CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Three-time NASCAR champion Tony Stewart headlined the six new nominees eligible for induction into the NASCAR Hall of Fame. Stewart on Wednesday joined Neil Bonnett, a popular member of the “Alabama Gang,” two-time Xfinity Series champion Sam Ard, former Daytona 500 winner Marvin Panch, short-track racer Jim
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6:50 PM ET Associated Press AVONDALE, Ariz. — Kyle Busch took the lead shortly after the start of the final stage and cruised to his second consecutive Xfinity Series victory Saturday with another dominant performance at ISM Raceway. Busch was never threatened after Stephen Leicht‘s blown engine left a cloud of smoke and sent his
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12:17 PM ET Associated Press AVONDALE, Ariz. — Daniel Suarez and Michael McDowell were summoned to the NASCAR hauler before practice Saturday after the two drivers were involved in a post-qualifying fight Friday. After an on-track incident during the first round of NASCAR Cup Series qualifying on Friday, Daniel Suarez threw Michael McDowell to the
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