Penalty Ends Gordon’s Hopes


Jeff Gordon’s shot at a ninth Martinsville Speedway win was wiped out by a pit road speeding penalty. Gordon had worked his way into the lead on lap 442 and started to stretch his advantage slightly over the field. But on lap 462 Gordon was penalized […]

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Joey Logano gets first truck win at Martinsville


“It’s the grandfather clock at Martinsville,” Logano said in victory lane of the grandfather clock Martinsville Speedway awards to race winners. “How do you not smile when you look at that thing?” Joey Logano battled Matt Crafton and Erik Jones on a green-white-checker restart in the […]

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Logano wins pole at Martinsville


Daytona 500 champion Joey Logano won the pole for Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Martinsville Speedway, and Chase Elliott earned the right to make his debut in the series by qualifying 27th. Logano turned a fast lap at 98.461 mph in the third round […]

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Is there tire tampering in NASCAR?

Daytona January testing

Are some race teams drilling tiny holes in their tires? The rumor that’s been floating around the NASCAR garage is a hot topic this weekend, as NASCAR reminded crew chiefs Friday morning in a safety meeting that any funny business with the tires would receive a […]

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