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Chase Elliott wins in maiden voyage at Darlington

April 12, 2014 No Comments

By Reid Spencer NASCAR Wire Service DARLINGTON, S.C.—There’s a new sheriff in town, and he’s barely legal. With a banzai run in a two-lap dash to the finish of Friday night’s Nationwide Series race at Darlington Raceway, 18-year-old Chase Elliott muscled his way past Elliott Sadler on the final lap to score his second straight […]

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Three things learned from the Darlington race weekend

May 14, 2012 No Comments

Darlington is known as the track that is “too tough to tame,” but after the race weekend two powerhouses at the track walked away knowing that they tamed the “lady in black.” Joe Gibbs Racing once again concurred the Nationwide series race with Joey Logano winning on Friday night. On Saturday Gibbs followed that up […]

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NSCS: Johnson delivers win 200 for Hendrick in the Southern 500

May 13, 2012 No Comments

It looked as though win 200 for Hendrick Motorsports would come at Martinsville Speedway back in April. When that didn’t happen, the focus shifted to the Texas Motor Speedway and Kansas Speedway. Both times, Jimmie Johnson wasn’t able to deliver the win for Hendrick Motorsports, finishing second and third respectively in those races. Coming to the Darlington […]

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NNS: Logano extends Gibbs streak at Darlington, wins second straight

May 11, 2012 No Comments

  Elliott Sadler had done the impossible, he had held off a hard charging Denny Hamlin on two old tires and it looked like he was going to drive to his third victory of the year, and then the improbable happened. As the cars were coming to speed and heading towards turn one, Sadler was […]

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NSCS: Biffle on the pole for Bojangles’ Southern 500 at Darlington

May 11, 2012 No Comments

For the second time in the 2012 season, Greg Biffle will start a race on the pole as he won the number one starting spot for Saturday night’s Bojangles’ Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway. Biffle, a two-time Darlington winner, ousted Jimmie Johnson for the pole with just two cars remaining in the session. He then […]

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NNS: Stenhouse Jr. fastest in VFW Sport Clips Help a Hero 200 qualifying

May 11, 2012 No Comments

A week after taking over the top spot in the points, Ricky Stenhouse Jr. once again finds himself on top of the Nationwide Series. Stenhouse Jr. was fastest in qualifying at Darlington Raceway and grabbed the pole for Friday’s race with a lap of 28.336 seconds/173.546 mph. This is the first pole of the season for the […]

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NSCS: Bojangles Southern 500 preview- Darlington Raceway

May 10, 2012 No Comments

Information:  Date: Saturday, May 12, 2012 Location: Darlington Raceway—Darlington, SC Time: 7 pm. ET Distance: 367 laps/ 501.3 miles Broadcast: TV- Fox with coverage starting at 6:30 p.m. ET Radio: Motor Racing Network (MRN) Notes and Analysis:  For the only time in 2012, the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series makes a stop at “The Lady In […]

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NNS: VFW Sport Clips Help a Hero 200 preview

May 10, 2012 No Comments

Information: Date: Friday, May 11, 2012 Location: Darlington Raceway, Darlington, South Carolina Distance: 147 laps/200.8 miles Time: 7:15 p.m. EST Broadcast: TV—ESPN2 broadcast starts at 6:30 p.m. EST Radio—MRN Analysis: Darlington is known as the “track too tough to tame,” but lately for Joe Gibbs Racing in the Nationwide Series the track in South Carolina […]

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