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Truex Rebounds for Top 10 at Richmond

By: Pete Pistone – @PPistone | MRN.com on April 24, 2016 | 6:00 P.M. EST A vibration sent Truex to pit road just last the halfway mark of the race. (Photo: Getty Images) Share: Martin Truex Jr. rebounded from an unscheduled pit stop to finish ninth in Sunday’s Toyota Owners 400 at Richmond International Raceway. […]

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Opinion: Heats Are On

By: Pete Pistone – @PPistone | MRN.com on April 20, 2016 | 9:46 A.M. EST MRN’s Pete Pistone says last week’s debut of heats in the XFINITY Series is a glimpse of what’s to come in NASCAR’s future. (Photo: Getty Images) Last week’s debut of heats in the XFINITY Series is a glimpse of what’s […]

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Power Rankings After Bristol

By: Pete Pistone – @PPistone | MRN.com on April 19, 2016 | 9:20 A.M. EST Carl Edwards (19) has climbed to second in this week’s edition of Pete Pistone’s Power Rankings following his win Sunday at Bristol. (Photo: Getty Images) 2016 DRIVER RATINGS Despite his Bristol challenges, Kyle Busch remains on top of this week’s […]

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Duck Commander 500 – Another Fun Weekend

For the past five years I have attended the April and Fall races at Texas Motor Speedway and have made some great friends in the process. My wife attended the Duck Commander 500 with me again this year along with our good friends Mike and Shelly. We had a great time as always and Amy, […]

General Ramblings , NASCAR News , The 2016 Season

Opinion: Spring Cleaning

By: Pete Pistone – @PPistone | MRN.com on April 13, 2016 | 9:51 A.M. EST MRN’s Pete Pistone appropriately does a little “Spring Cleaning” in this week’s column, which includes Kyle Busch’s back-to-back weekend “sweeps.” (Photo: Getty Images) Odds and ends from around the NASCAR world as spring finally blossoms … There have only been […]

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Texas: Checkered and Black Flags

By: Pete Pistone – @PPistone | MRN.com on April 11, 2016 | 9:46 A.M. EST MRN’s Pete Pistone has handed out his checkered and black flags for Texas, with Kasey Kahne (5) and Ryan Blaney among the recipients. (Photo: Getty Images) Saturday night’s Duck Commander 500 at Texas Motor Speedway generated lots of good and […]

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Texas Rear-View Mirror

By: Pete Pistone – @PPistone | MRN.com on April 10, 2016 | 2:30 A.M. EST Busch scored his second Texas Sprint Cup win. (Photo: Getty Images) Maybe Kyle Busch is making up for lost time. After missing 11 races last year due to injuries he suffered in a season-opening XFINITY Series race accident at Daytona, […]

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Decision Costly for Truex Jr.

By: Pete Pistone – @PPistone | MRN.com on April 10, 2016 | 2:26 A.M. EST “That’s the way it goes sometimes. I’m proud of my guys for the race car they brought. That thing was so fast all night.” (Photo: Getty Images) A strategy call turned out to be the wrong one for Martin Truex […]

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Texas ‘Big One’ Breaks Out

By: Pete Pistone – @PPistone | MRN.com on April 10, 2016 | 2:00 A.M. EST 13 cars were listed as being involved in the incident on lap 294. (Photo: Getty Images) A multi-car accident swept up several drivers in Saturday night’s Duck Commander 500 at Texas Motor Speedway. Austin Dillon was the catalyst for the […]

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Texas ‘Big One’ Breaks Out

By: Pete Pistone – @PPistone | MRN.com on April 10, 2016 | 2:00 A.M. EST 13 cars were listed as being involved in the incident on lap 294. (Photo: Getty Images) A multi-car accident swept up several drivers in Saturday night’s Duck Commander 500 at Texas Motor Speedway. Austin Dillon was the catalyst for the […]

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