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DENNY HAMLIN GETS EMOTIONAL SECOND DAYTONA 500 VICTORY

The win breaks 47-race drought and comes after the death of Joe Gibbs Racing president J.D. Gibbs BY:  REID SPENCER Five weeks after the death of Joe Gibbs Racing president J.D. Gibbs, the driver he discovered won the Daytona 500 for the second time. In a two-lap dash in overtime Sunday at Daytona International Speedway, Denny Hamlin held off teammate…

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2019 AUTOWEEK’S RACING ON TV

Where to find racing action, on TV and online BY:  MIKE PRYSON FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 15 NASCAR Xfinity practice, Daytona Beach; noon and 2 p.m., FS1 (L) Monster Energy NASCAR Cup practice, Daytona Beach; 1 p.m. and 3 p.m., FS1 (L) NASCAR Race Hub Weekend, 4 p.m., FS1 (L) NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck qualifying, Daytona Beach; 4:30…

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JIMMIE JOHNSON WINS RAIN-SHORTENED NASCAR CLASH AFTER MASSIVE WRECK

Johnson’s third career win in the non-points Clash BY:  REID SPENCER Jimmie Johnson, who had crashed in the past six running of the Advance Auto Parts Clash at Daytona International Speedway, found a way to win the 2019 version of the season-opening exhibition race—by helping to trigger a wreck that eliminated nearly everyone else. Moments before a…

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NASCAR’S NEW DISQUALIFICATION POLICY EXPLAINED

NASCAR will implement disqualifications for illegal cars in post-race inspection this season.PHOTO BY GETTY IMAGES FOR NASCAR Illegal race cars will now finish at the bottom of the scoring pylon BY:  MATT WEAVER NASCAR revealed on Monday a major policy shift in the form of immediate post-race technical teardowns and disqualifications for teams that fail them. In…

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2019 AUTOWEEK’S RACING ON TV

Where to find racing action, on TV and online BY:  MIKE PRYSON Racing on TV listings: THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 7 NASCAR Race Hub, 6 p.m., FS1 (L) Kicker Arenacross No. 2, Loveland, Colo.; 9 p.m., FS2 (T) FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 8 NHRA Friday Nitro Live, Pomona, Calif.; 6 p.m., FS1 (L) SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 9 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup…

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NASCAR BANS DRIVERS AND TEAM MEMBERS FROM BETTING ON RACES

NASCAR will ban drivers and crew members from placing bets on all events under the sanctioning body’s banner in 2019.PHOTO BY SHUTTERSTOCK This is a byproduct of SCOTUS permitting states to allow gambling in May BY:  MATT WEAVER NASCAR has officially entered the sports betting landscape for the 2019 season and beyond as it revealed on…

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Nascar Legend’s Former 100′ Motor-yacht Could Be Yours

[Article By Joe Marusak of the Charlotte Observer] SUNDAY MONEY, the 100-foot Hatteras yacht that NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Sr. had custom-built but never got to enjoy, can be yours for $4.2 million. That’s what Earnhardt’s dream boat lists for on national yacht broker sites. Earnhardt selected the layout, interior and other features for the yacht, which took more…

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