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Keselowski routs field to earn win at Martinsville Speedway

Mar. 24, 2019 6:24 PM EDT

MARTINSVILLE, Va. (AP) — Brad Keselowski gave Team Penske and the new Ford Mustang its third Cup victory through the first six races of the season by routing the field at Martinsville Speedway. Keselowski led 446 of the 500 laps around the shortest track on the NASCAR schedule and was only challenged a...

The Latest: Keselowski routs the field to win Martinsville

Mar. 24, 2019 5:39 PM EDT

MARTINSVILLE, Va. (AP) — The Latest on the NASCAR race at Martinsville Speedway (all times local): 5:35 p.m. Brad Keselowski has won at Martinsville Speedway for his second victory of the season. Keselowski routed the field and led 446 of the 500 laps around the shortest track on the NASCAR schedule. He...

Logano leads pack of Fords to front at Martinsville Speedway

Mar. 23, 2019 8:04 PM EDT

MARTINSVILLE, Va. (AP) — Joey Logano led a Ford sweep at Martinsville Speedway with another pole-winning run for Team Penske. Logano turned a lap at 97.830 mph in Saturday qualifying to earn the top starting spot. His pole-winning run came roughly 90 minutes after Team Penske teammate Will Power won the...

Busch grabs win No. 201 with another Truck Series victory

Mar. 23, 2019 5:20 PM EDT

MARTINSVILLE, Va. (AP) — Kyle Busch remained undefeated in the Truck Series this season with yet another victory Saturday at Martinsville Speedway. Busch has won all three Truck Series races he has entered this year, and his latest victory is the 201st national series win of his career. He is off to an...

Preece hopes short track background helps at Martinsville

Mar. 23, 2019 3:57 PM EDT

MARTINSVILLE, Va. (AP) — Ryan Preece is a rookie struggling to find his rhythm at NASCAR's top level. But as the series shifts to Martinsville Speedway, the first short track on the schedule, Preece may have a slight advantage on some of his competition for the first time this season. Preece took an...

Danica Patrick to join NBC's Indy 500 team

Mar. 20, 2019 8:58 AM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Danica Patrick will join NBC Sports' inaugural coverage of the Indianapolis 500 as an analyst alongside host Mike Tirico. Patrick retired from racing after last year's Indianapolis 500. Her eighth appearance in "The Greatest Spectacle in Racing" prepped her for a return as a...

Column: Kyle Busch's mark stands on its own not vs Petty's

Mar. 18, 2019 5:36 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Kyle Busch has 200 NASCAR national series wins, the same number as Richard Petty, and the totals will never stack up equally into a pair of neat columns that make for an easy debate between the two. The wins can never be compared because they were in different eras, under different...

Kyle Busch ties Petty's record with 200th career NASCAR win

Mar. 17, 2019 9:16 PM EDT

FONTANA, Calif. (AP) — Kyle Busch was dominating yet another race when a speeding penalty on pit road dropped him to the middle of the pack at Auto Club Speedway. Busch had to pass 17 cars in 73 laps on sizzling old asphalt to get his landmark 200th victory across NASCAR's three major series. Busch didn't...

The Latest: Kyle Busch ties Petty's mark with 200th victory

Mar. 17, 2019 6:44 PM EDT

FONTANA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the NASCAR race at Fontana (all times local): 3:40 p.m. 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...

Kyle Busch wins Cup Series race to tie Richard Petty's record with 200 victories across NASCAR's three major series.

Mar. 17, 2019 6:43 PM EDT
FONTANA, Calif. (AP) — Kyle Busch wins Cup Series race to tie Richard Petty's record with 200 victories across NASCAR's three major series.