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Haley Edges Teammate Allmendinger in Photo Finish to Win Wawa 250 at Daytona International Speedway

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (FNN SPORTS) – Source: NASCAR // Coming to the checkered flag, Justin Haley nudged his No. 11 Kaulig Racing Chevrolet just ahead of his teammates A.J. Allmendinger and Jeb Burton in a thrilling three-wide finish in the Wawa 250 NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Daytona International Speedway on Saturday afternoon. The blink-of-an-eye…

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Bell Snags First Cup Victory in Another Surprise Gibbs Win

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Christopher Bell chased down Joey Logano on the winding Daytona road course Sunday for his first career Cup victory and a coveted spot in NASCAR’s playoffs. Bell won in his second race driving for Joe Gibbs Racing to give the team a pair of surprising victories at Daytona International Speedway.…

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Joe Gibbs’ Grandson Ty Gibbs Wins in NASCAR Xfinity Series Debut in Super Start 188 At DAYTONA

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (FNN SPORTS) – Source: NASCAR Wire Service // Ty Gibbs turned in a historic NASCAR Xfinity Series debut Saturday night, the 18-year-old won in his first series start – holding off reigning champion Austin Cindric on the Daytona International Speedway Road Course in the Super Start 188 At DAYTONA Presented by O’Reilly Auto Parts.…

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Wallace Leaving Richard Petty Motorsports at Season’s End

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Bubba Wallace, loaded with several new sponsors he personally signed, will leave Richard Petty Motorsports at the end of the season and take his new wealth elsewhere. Wallace, who has driven Petty’s iconic No. 43 the last three seasons, told the team Thursday he would not sign a contract extension. “This was…

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NASCAR Driver Ryan Newman Released from Hospital After Daytona 500 Crash

DAYTONA, Fla. (FNN SPORTS) – NASCAR driver Ryan Newman has been treated and released from Halifax Medical Center after being involved in a horrific Daytona 500 crash,  according to a statement released today by Roush Fenway Racing. Newman’s health gradually improved once treatment began. He progressed to being awake and speaking with friends, family and…

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DAYTONA 500: NASCAR EVP Says Ryan Newman’s Injuries Non-Life-Threatening

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (FNN SPORTS) – After Ryan Newman’s violent airborne wreck during the 62nd DAYTONA 500 at Daytona International Speedway within seconds of the checkered flag, Newman’s condition left a lot of questions for fans and media members alike. At 10:30pm, NASCAR Executive Vice President Steve O’Donnell provided a brief update on Newman’s condition:…

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Michael Ray, Country Singer-Songwriter and Central Florida Native, to Perform Pre-Race Concert for 61st Annual Coke Zero Sugar 400

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (FNN NEWS) – Source: Daytona International Speedway // Warner Music Nashville recording artist Michael Ray, who was born in nearby Eustis, is coming home to Daytona International Speedway for the Independence Day holiday weekend to entertain NASCAR fans with a pre-race concert on Saturday, July 6 prior to the 61st annual Coke Zero…

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