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Report: Matt Kenseth to return to Roush Fenway Racing?

Roush Fenway Racing has what it is billing as a "Major Roush Fenway Partner Announcement" at 10 a.m. Wednesday, and a report states the team will reveal that Matt Kenseth will return to drive select races in the No. 6 Ford of Trevor Bayne. No one from Roush Fenway Racing responded to multiple reques

NBC SPORTS - 2018-04-24 02:45:26

Matt Kenseth will reportedly return to NASCAR Cup Series with Roush Fenway Racing in 2018

Matt Kenseth is reportedly set to make his return to the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series for select races in the 2018 season according to SB Nation's Jordan Bianchi. The 46-year-old Kenseth retired from full-time racing after being replaced by Erik Jones in the No. 20 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota follow

CBS SPORTS - 2018-04-24 01:32:31

NASCAR America: Jimmie Johnson doing more with less in last two races

For the last two Cup races, Jimmie Johnson looked more like his old self. At Bristol, Johnson scored his first top five since last October. On Saturday at Richmond, after running off the lead lap for 267 of 400 laps, the seven-time champion used a series of late-race cautions to finish sixth. It mar

NBC SPORTS - 2018-04-23 23:24:36

NASCAR America at 6 p.m. ET: Richmond recap, fantasy update

In the April 18, 2004 at Martinsville Speedway, a caution flew with 85 laps remaining. LeaderJimmie Johnsonstayed on track … and the 14 lead-lap cars behind him all pitted. On tires that fell off quickly, Johnson still managed to keep the lead for another 40 laps and hung on for a fourth-place finis

NBC SPORTS - 2018-04-23 21:30:47

Ryan: The curious lack of strategic gambling was the pits at Richmond

In the April 18, 2004 at Martinsville Speedway, a caution flew with 85 laps remaining. LeaderJimmie Johnsonstayed on track … and the 14 lead-lap cars behind him all pitted. On tires that fell off quickly, Johnson still managed to keep the lead for another 40 laps and hung on for a fourth-place finis

NBC SPORTS - 2018-04-23 21:00:48

Joe Gibbs Racing, Toyota extend relationship

Joe Gibbs Racing and Toyota have extended their relationship, NBC Sports has confirmed. No details on the agreement were made available. RacinBoys.com first reported the extension. The news of the extension comes with JGR's Kyle Busch in the midst of a three-race win streak, the most recent coming l

NBC SPORTS - 2018-04-23 19:43:13

Kyle Busch joins Kevin Harvick on historic pace in win streaks

Another week, another Kyle Busch victory. When the NASCAR Cup series rolls into Talladega on Sunday, it'll be more than a month since somebody besides Busch won a race. Three-race win streaks are impressive and all, but we've already had one this season, by Kevin Harvick. It's the first time there h

ESPN - 2018-04-23 18:10:00

Kyle Busch’s streak reaching historic level

“Pretty cool to win three in a row,’’ Busch said after his victory at Richmond. “That’s really special. Certainly we did that in ’15. Almost won four in a row. We ran out of gas, half a lap to go (at Pocono in 2015). Next … we go to Talladega. I think it’s easier to win the Power Ball than win at Ta

NBC SPORTS - 2018-04-23 15:28:28

2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season schedule: Talladega Superspeedway is up next

If there are less than 16 winners by the time the playoffs kick off on September 16th at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, the rest of the field will be decided by points accumulated through stages across the season. Once the playoffs begin, drivers can either advance to the Rounds of 12 and 8 through wins

CBS SPORTS - 2018-04-23 14:26:00

NASCAR PEAK Antifreeze iRacing Series Power Rankings: Race 5

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YAHOO SPORTS - 2018-04-23 00:00:00

First short track win slips away from Martin Truex Jr. on pit road

Another short track race, another broken heart for Martin Truex Jr. For the third time in four starts at Richmond Raceway, Truex led the most laps, and it didn't result in victory. The Furniture Row Racing driver, making his 450th Cup start and his 75th on a short track, saw his shot at winning the

NBC SPORTS - 2018-04-22 13:00:39

Kyle Busch's third 2018 Cup win met with jubilation (and respect?)

RICHMOND, Va. --Kyle Buschhad a big smile on his face in the grandstands high-fiving race fans. What was this, a Mars family convention?

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What drivers said after Richmond Cup race

Kyle Busch - Winner: "I think the difference for us tonight was just the adjustments. Trying to stay with the race track all night long. Adam Stevens (crew chief) and my guys did a phenomenal job. I think one of the other keys to the night was just my guys - my pit crew - they got us out front when

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Late cautions help Chase Elliott to yet another runner-up finish

Chase Elliott's Cup career will always be measured against that of his Hall of Fame father's, Bill Elliott. Saturday night at Richmond Raceway, the third-year driver matched his father in a stat both impressive and underwhelming. Elliott finished second for the eighth time in his first 86 Cup starts

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NASCAR at Richmond results, standings, highlights: Kyle Busch wins third straight

Martin Truex Jr. looked like he might finally win on a short track for the first time in his career, but it wasn't meant to be. Kyle Busch took the Toyota Owners 400 at Richmond after a Truex Jr. pit stop took four seconds too long and he was bumped, forcing him into pit row for a tune-up once again

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Kyle Busch charges from back to win at Richmond in overtime

Kyle Busch charged from the 32nd starting spot to win in overtime Saturday night at Richmond Raceway and score his third consecutive Cup victory, matching what Kevin Harvick did earlier this season. The last time two different drivers won three consecutive races in the same season was 2015 when Busc

NBC SPORTS

NASCAR at Richmond LIVE updates, Joey Logano leads through uneventful first stage

Ready for some NASCAR in primetime? More short-track racing is on the slate as the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series heads to Richmond for a Saturday night race under the lights.Kyle Busch will be seeking his third-straightwin while others look to join him,Kevin Harvick,Clint Bowyer,Austin DillonandM

CBS SPORTS

Takeaways from Richmond: What a tame first 350 laps

Ryan Blaney and Ricky Stenhouse Jr.’s crash stopped those thoughts on lap 353. And there were three more cautions after that in the next 40-plus laps. But the first seven-eighths of Saturday night’s race felt quite tame, even if competition at the front of the pack was competitive." class="canvas-at

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Kyle Busch will start 32nd today at Richmond after apparently misjudging how fast a lap he would need to advance to the second round of qualifying. Busch, who has won the last two Cup races, has six consecutive top-3 finishes; longest single-season streak since 2004.

Kyle Busch will start 32nd today at Richmond after apparently misjudging how fast a lap he would need to advance to the second round of qualifying. Busch, who has won the last two Cup races, has six consecutive top-3 finishes; longest single-season streak since 2004.

ESPN

Daniel Hemric “making the most” of first Cup start at Richmond

“I have a newfound respect for those guys who do double duty every week,” Hemric said Friday in the midst of a day filled with four practice sessions, two qualifying sessions and the Xfinity race, where he finished 29th following tire problems. “It’s been a lot to take in. It’s been a good time and

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