December 19, 2018

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Four hot takes from a steamy Toyota Owners 400

Joe Gibbs Racing came into Richmond struggling, but optimistic they could win for the first in 2017. As a team, JGR had won the last three Richmond races and short tracks play into the team’s wheelhouse, but the Toyota Owners 400 was a very mixed bag for the team. Matt Kenseth led nearly half the […]

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Joe Gibbs Racing shows speed, comes up short at Richmond

Joe Gibbs Racing came close to its first victory of the season in Sunday’s Toyota Owners 400 at Richmond International Raceway, but once again fell short. At this point in 2016, JGR already had six victories through the first nine races of the season.  The Toyota powerhouse hasn’t maintained its dominance in 2017 but had […]

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What the top-10 finishers had to say after Sunday's Toyota Owners 400

After starting 37th due to a transmission change, Joey Logano rolled into Victory Lane for the first time this season in Sunday’s Toyota Owners 400 at Richmond International Raceway. See what the top-10 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series finishers had to say after a hot day at the 0.75-mile Virginia short track. Getty Images Getty […]

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Brad Keselowski second despite having fastest car 'by far' at RIR

Joey Logano won Sunday’s Toyota Owners 400 at Richmond International Raceway, but readily conceded afterward that his No. 22 Team Penske Ford wasn’t the fastest car in the field. Heck, he didn’t even have the fastest one in Penske’s two-car stable. That belonged to Brad Keselowski, who finished second after leading on three different occasions […]

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Joey Logano Post-Race Interview | 2017 RICHMOND | NASCAR VICTORY LANE

Apr 30, 2017 at 8:45p ET Joey Logano checks in with the ‘NASCAR Victory Lane’ crew after winning the Toyota Owners 400 at Richmond International Raceway. More  NASCAR  Videos Danica Patrick Got Taken Out By a Racer She Looked Up To 2 days ago Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s Relationship With His Fans | NASCAR RACE HUB […]

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2017 Richmond Highlights (4.30.17) | FOX NASCAR

Apr 30, 2017 at 8:46p ET NASCAR Cup Series Highlights: Check out all the highlights from the Toyota Owners 400 won by Ford driver Joey Logano. More  NASCAR  Videos Danica Patrick Got Taken Out By a Racer She Looked Up To 2 days ago Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s Relationship With His Fans | NASCAR RACE HUB […]

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Race results from the Toyota Owners 400 at Richmond

A lot of green flag racing early ended in a caution-filled 1-2 finish for Team Penske as Joey Logano held off Brad Keselowski in the closing laps of the Toyota Owners 400 at Richmond. Check out the full finishing order at RIR: Getty Images Getty Images 1 Joey Logano Logano gained track position through late-race strategy […]

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Dale Earnhardt Jr. on incident with Jimmie Johnson: 'It was an explosion'

RICHMOND, Va. — Dale Earnhardt Jr. winced. Standing on pit road on a brutally hot day at Richmond International Raceway, Earnhardt had just gotten out of his car after encountering myriad problems in the Toyota Owners 400. Those problems included a pit-road speeding penalty and getting hit and put into the wall late in the […]

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Dale Earnhardt Jr. Frustrated with Bad Luck | 2017 RICHMOND | FOX NASCAR

Apr 30, 2017 at 6:10p ET NASCAR Cup Series Highlights: Dale Earnhardt Jr. comments on his struggles at Richmond and voices frustration over the teams string of bad luck. More  NASCAR  Videos Danica Patrick Got Taken Out By a Racer She Looked Up To 2 days ago Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s Relationship With His Fans | […]

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In NASCAR, this could be the worst of times — or the best

RICHMOND, Va. — In the vernacular of NASCAR racing, this exact moment in history could perhaps be best described as one of those best-of-times/worst-of-times deals. First, the worst-of-times breakdown. Jeff Gordon, a four-time champion and an enormously popular driver, retired for good after a brief comeback last season. So did Tony Stewart, a three-time champion. Carl […]

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