NSCS: Unlimited Action; Kenseth Scores Sprint Unlimited Win Amidst Post-Race Drama

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Recap by Race Chaser Online Mid-Atlantic Correspondent Marshall Gabell – Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images North America photo – Amidst torn up racecars, post-race tempers and a nail biting finish, Matt Kenseth returned to NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Victory Lane for the first time since Speedweeks a season ago during Saturday night’s Sprint Unlimited at Daytona International Speedway. Kenseth …

NSCS: McDowell Paces Second 500 Practice; Newman and Truex Jr. Have Engine Problems

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — official release — Chris Graythen/Getty Images North America photo — Ryan Newman and Martin Truex Jr. both experienced engine problems in the second Daytona 500 practice on Saturday at Daytona International Speedway. The caution flag came out for fluid on the track about 20 minutes into the session and smoke was seen trailing from Truex’s No. 78 …

NSCS: Furniture Row Racing Adds Visser Precision as Associate Sponsor

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DENVER, Colo. – official team release — Scott Halleran/Getty Images North America photo — Visser Precision LLC, an advanced manufacturing solutions provider utilizing special alloys and proprietary manufacturing methods, will join Furniture Row Racing as an associate sponsor on the team’s No. 78 Chevrolet driven by Martin Truex Jr. in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. Headquartered in Denver, Colo., Visser Precision …

NSCS: New Crew Chief Announced for Martin Truex Jr.

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DENVER, Colo. — official release — Rainier Ehrhardt/Getty Images North America photo — Furniture Row Racing announced Wednesday that Cole Pearn has been promoted from lead race engineer to crew chief of the No. 78 Chevrolet driven by Martin Truex Jr. in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. Pearn, 32, replaces Todd Berrier, who has been offered a key position to remain …

NSCS: Truex Jr. to Miss Practice and Qualifying Friday at Michigan; Crafton to Sub

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DENVER – official release — Sarah Glenn/Getty Images North America photo — Martin Truex Jr. will miss Friday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup practice and qualifying sessions at Michigan Int’l Speedway. Recently, Sherry Pollex, Martin’s longtime partner and girlfriend was diagnosed with ovarian cancer. They have requested that everyone respect the family’s privacy as Sherry begins her treatment and recovery. Matt Crafton, reigning Camping …