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The Latest: Kyle Busch wins at Bristol for 8th time

Apr. 7, 2019 5:22 PM EDT

BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) — The Latest on the Cup race at Bristol Motor Speedway (all times local): 5:05 p.m. Kyle Busch led a 1-2 finish with his older brother at Sunday's Cup race at Bristol Motor Speedway to grab his third win of the season. Busch used late strategy under caution and didn't pit to earn the...

Elliott earns 1st short track pole with run at Bristol

Apr. 5, 2019 8:00 PM EDT

BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) — Chase Elliott positioned himself to give Hendrick Motorsports a shot at its first victory of the season with a pole-winning run at Bristol Motor Speedway. Elliott earned his first pole on a short track with a fast lap at 131.7132 mph Friday around the bullring to earn the fifth pole...

Hamlin overcomes 2 pit penalties at Texas for 2nd win of '19

Apr. 1, 2019 2:49 AM EDT

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Denny Hamlin had such a fast car at Texas that he was able to win even after two penalties on pit road and some other issues during green flag conditions. While Hamlin was reviewing all that happened, crew chief Chris Gabehart interrupted — "I think you passed 327 cars by my...

The Latest: Hamlin wins at Texas despite 2 penalties

Mar. 31, 2019 6:47 PM EDT

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — The Latest on the NASCAR Cup race at Texas Motor Speedway (all times local): 5:35 p.m. Denny Hamlin overcame two penalties on pit road and won the NASCAR Cup race at Texas, where Kyle Busch missed out on the chance for a tripleheader weekend sweep and polesitter Jimmie Johnson's...

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...

Kyle Busch eyeing historic 200th win as NASCAR hits Fontana

Mar. 15, 2019 8:57 PM EDT

FONTANA, Calif. (AP) — If Kyle Busch earns his landmark 200th victory across NASCAR's three major series this weekend in Southern California, don't expect him to do much to celebrate the achievement. "Maybe a hat or something in Victory Lane," Busch said Friday, his indifference obvious in his voice....

Kyle Busch completes weekend swept in Arizona desert

Mar. 10, 2019 7:59 PM EDT

AVONDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Kyle Busch made it a weekend sweep at ISM Raceway in the Arizona desert. Just like he nearly did last week at Las Vegas. Busch tracked down Ryan Blaney over a long green-flag run before passing his Team Penske rival for the lead with 16 laps to go, then made his fuel and tires last...

The Latest: Kyle Busch sweeps Phoenix with Cup Series win

Mar. 10, 2019 7:07 PM EDT

AVONDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The Latest on the NASCAR Cup Series race near Phoenix (all times local): 3:55 p.m. Kyle Busch has won the NASCAR Cup Series race at ISM Raceway, tracking down Ryan Blaney over a long green-flag run and passing for the lead with 16 laps to go to complete a weekend sweep near Phoenix....

Another race and another Penske victory with IndyCar win

Mar. 10, 2019 5:35 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Team Penske's hot start to the motorsports season continued Sunday with a Josef Newgarden victory in the IndyCar season opener — the fourth win for a Penske car in seven days spanning three series. Newgarden crossed the finish line on the downtown streets of St....