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1:00 PM ET Bob PockrassNASCAR Close • NASCAR writer for ESPN.com• 2009, 2013 NMPA Writer of the Year• More than 25 years experience covering motorsports The quarterfinal round of 12 has a different dynamic in 2017, and it’s not just because of the playoff points that drivers carry into the three-race stretch of Charlotte-Talladega-Kansas. With
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“You see that street over there? I used to drag race over there. I got into a little trouble on that street.” That was Robert Yates’ assessment of a flat, straight industrial frontage road not far from the area of Charlotte known as The Plaza, where he grew up in the 1950s. He rubbed his
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2:00 PM ET Bob PockrassNASCAR Close • NASCAR writer for ESPN.com• 2009, 2013 NMPA Writer of the Year• More than 25 years experience covering motorsports Fans can already see the impact of playoff points and stage racing on the NASCAR playoffs, as the playoff drivers enter the round of 12 in the first elimination race
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Sep 24, 2017 K. Lee DavisMotorsports Close Senior motorsports editor for ESPN.com Has covered NFL, MLB, Colleges Native of Fort Worth, Texas LOUDON, N.H. — NASCAR’s 2017 Cup playoffs came into sharper focus Sunday in the ISM Connect 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. Among the things learned? * It helps to drive a Toyota.
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LOUDON, N.H. — Kyle Busch earned a berth in the second round of NASCAR’s playoffs with a dominant victory Sunday at New Hampshire Motorspeedway. Busch slipped through smoke from a multi-car crash on the backstretch that knocked out Martin Truex Jr.’s run at a second straight win and won in the No. 18 Toyota for
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12:00 PM ET Bob PockrassNASCAR Close • NASCAR writer for ESPN.com• 2009, 2013 NMPA Writer of the Year• More than 25 years experience covering motorsports RICHMOND, Va. — Kyle Larson, a driver who made his name racing dirt tracks across the country, had not been able to duplicate that type of prowess in a NASCAR
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12:00 AM ET Bob PockrassNASCAR Close • NASCAR writer for ESPN.com• 2009, 2013 NMPA Writer of the Year• More than 25 years experience covering motorsports BRISTOL, Tenn. — Kyle Busch put his fingers in his ears. He didn’t need to hear the boos as they showered down on him more than the confetti in the
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