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Logano wins late dash, repeats in Vegas

LAS VEGAS (AP) Chase Briscoe won the rain-delayed Xfinity Series race Sunday night at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

NASCAR was able to complete 50 of the 200 laps Saturday before rain washed out the event and pushed its conclusion to after the Cup race Sunday, won by Joey Logano an hour before the Xfinity drivers returned to their cars. Read More...

NASCAR regroups after Newman accident

LAS VEGAS (AP) This we know: Ryan Newman might very well be the toughest man in NASCAR.

The Purdue graduate with an engineering degree has, for 18 seasons, railed against the dangers of superspeedway racing. He'd been airborne in his car too many times for his comfort, and his scathing criticism of NASCAR's approach to racing at Daytona and Talladega got him fined for his bluntness. Read More...

Briscoe wins rain-delayed Vegas Xfinity

LAS VEGAS (AP) Chase Briscoe won the rain-delayed Xfinity Series race Sunday night at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

NASCAR was able to complete 50 of the 200 laps Saturday before rain washed out the event and pushed its conclusion to after the Cup race Sunday, won by Joey Logano an hour before the Xfinity drivers returned to their cars. Read More...

Medic was in Newman's car in 35 seconds

LAS VEGAS (AP) A paramedic was treating Ryan Newman inside his car 35 seconds after the ruined and flaming vehicle came to rest after a crash on the last lap of the Daytona 500.

NASCAR gave a brief timeline Saturday of the response to Monday night's airborne accident that was so startling many drivers feared him dead. Newman hit the wall and his car went airborne, was hit by another car to send it airborne a second time, rolled upside down and landed on its roof in flames. Read More...

Drivers assess risk after Newman crash

LAS VEGAS (AP) NASCAR rolled west this week, shifting from the Daytona 500 to Las Vegas Motor Speedway without Ryan Newman.

Newman’s streak of 649 consecutive races dating to 2002 will end Sunday when he misses the second race of the 2020 season as he recovers from a spectacular last-lap crash at Daytona. The rest of the field will be back on the track after the most frightening accident in NASCAR in nearly two decades - one that made many of them think long and hard. Read More...

Kyle Busch wins 7th straight Trucks race

LAS VEGAS (AP) Kyle Busch raced to his seventh straight NASCAR Truck Series victory to push his record total to 57, leading 108 of 134 laps Friday night at hometown Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

The reigning NASCAR Cup Series champion swept both stages and finished 5.958 seconds ahead of Johnny Sauter. Busch started the streak in 2018 at Pocono and won all five races he entered last season. Read More...

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