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Nascar: David Ragan extends career with Rick Ware Racing deal for Daytona 500 – Motorsport Week
20 Jan
4:23

Nascar: David Ragan extends career with Rick Ware Racing deal for Daytona 500 – Motorsport Week

David Ragan announced via Twitter that he’ll drive the #36 Ford For Rick Ware Racing in the 2020 NASCAR Cup Series season-opening Daytona 500 on Feb. 16. “Really excited for the opportunity to get behind the wheel of the No. 36 @Select_Blinds Ford Mustang for @RickWareRacing at @DISupdates,” Ragan [@DavidRagan] […]

Luke Kuechly retires from Panthers: NASCAR legend Dale Earnhardt Jr. says he made ‘the right call’ – CBS Sports
19 Jan
10:46

Luke Kuechly retires from Panthers: NASCAR legend Dale Earnhardt Jr. says he made ‘the right call’ – CBS Sports

Not everyone is saddened by Luke Kuechly’s unexpected decision to retire from the NFL. The 28-year-old announced he’s walking away from football after only eight seasons played, but he’ll do so with a list of honors in tow. Some ponder just why a seven-time All-Pro would call it quits, but […]

NASCAR tests six-speed sequential gearbox in 2021 Next Gen car – Yahoo News
19 Jan
5:14

NASCAR tests six-speed sequential gearbox in 2021 Next Gen car – Yahoo News

The NASCAR Next Gen car is on the way for 2021, the current series now helping test a raft of modernizing updates to some components that can trace their roots back to the early 20th century. As Jalopnik notes, prime among them is a six-speed sequential transmission in transaxle configuration. […]

That’s Dale, fans say, after Kannapolis unveils ‘Boomer’ baseball team mascot – Charlotte Observer
19 Jan
11:44

That’s Dale, fans say, after Kannapolis unveils ‘Boomer’ baseball team mascot – Charlotte Observer

Fans on social media are convinced the new mascot of the Kannapolis Cannon Ballers looks like Dale Earnhardt Sr. Jeff Siner, Observer file photo/Kannapolis Cannon Ballers Fans on social media are convinced the new mascot of the Kannapolis Cannon Ballers minor league baseball team is the spitting image of hometown […]

Nascar: Daniel Suarez expected to join Gaunt Brothers Racing, replacing Parker Kligerman – Motorsport Week
19 Jan
6:13

Nascar: Daniel Suarez expected to join Gaunt Brothers Racing, replacing Parker Kligerman – Motorsport Week

NASCAR news site TobyChristie.com is reporting Daniel Suarez and Gaunt Brothers Racing have completed a deal for Suarez to drive a car full-time in the NASCAR Cup Series for the team in 2020, citing anonymous sources. If the report is true, this season will be the first full-time season in […]

Nascar: Erik Jones tests NASCAR’s Next-Gen car at Homestead-Miami Speedway – Motorsport Week
19 Jan
12:34

Nascar: Erik Jones tests NASCAR’s Next-Gen car at Homestead-Miami Speedway – Motorsport Week

The Next Gen race car, expected to make its debut in NASCAR Cup Series competition in 2021, underwent its third test at Homestead-Miami Speedway on Wednesday. It was the first test for the car at a mile-and-a-half race track, following tests at Richmond Raceway in October and Phoenix Raceway in […]

NASCAR: Parker Kligerman out at Gaunt Brothers Racing – Beyond the Flag
18 Jan
7:03

NASCAR: Parker Kligerman out at Gaunt Brothers Racing – Beyond the Flag

Parker Kligerman will not return to Gaunt Brothers Racing for the 2020 NASCAR Cup Series season after driving part-time for the team in the 2018 and 2019 seasons. Amid heavy speculation about Gaunt Brothers Racing’s future in the NASCAR Cup Series, Parker Kligerman has confirmed that he will not be […]

NASCAR: New year, new decade, major implications – Beyond the Flag
18 Jan
1:24

NASCAR: New year, new decade, major implications – Beyond the Flag

2020 is the start of a new year and a new decade for NASCAR and its fans. This decade could be the most consequential in the sport’s 70-year history. The 2010 decade was not the best of decades for NASCAR to say the least. Some bad spots included the “Car […]

NASCAR: Why Ross Chastain can contend in the Daytona 500 – Beyond the Flag
18 Jan
7:53

NASCAR: Why Ross Chastain can contend in the Daytona 500 – Beyond the Flag

Ross Chastain will compete in the NASCAR Cup Series season opener at Daytona International Speedway. Will he finish inside the top 10 in the Daytona 500? Although he is slated to compete full-time in the NASCAR Xfinity Series with Kaulig Racing, Ross Chastain is also set to race in the […]

Jimmie Johnson hasn’t forgotten his El Cajon roots – 10News
18 Jan
2:15

Jimmie Johnson hasn’t forgotten his El Cajon roots – 10News

EL CAJON, Calif. (KGTV) — El Cajon native Jimmie Johnson has come a long way, but he hasn’t forgotten his roots in El Cajon. “Jimmie Johnson through three and four, make room Richard Petty and Dale Earnhardt, there’s another seven-time champ, Jimmie Johnson wins his seventh Nascar Sprint Cup Championship.” […]