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Vickers earns first NASCAR win since 2009 in New Hampshire

Through the Gears: Four things we learned in New Hampshire
Reaction from New Hampshire Motor Speedway, where Brian Vickers won his first NASCR Sprint Cup race since 2009.

There was a time Brian Vickers was left for dead. I’m not just talking NASCAR here, I’m talking life.  Brian Vickers

NASCAR Fantasy Picks: Best Bristol Motor Speedway Drivers for DraftKings

Don't get mud on your face with a bad roster for NASCAR's 2021 dirt debut
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NASCAR Fantasy Picks: Best Bristol Motor Speedway Drivers for DraftKings

Drivers might need a good laundry detergent to clean up their firesuits after this weekend because they'll be racing in the dirt. Let Frontstretch.com's Joy Tomlinson get your fantasy NASCAR DraftKings lineups ready for Monday's Cup Series race at the Bristol Motor Speedway dirt track.

Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 (Atlanta) NASCAR Preview and Fantasy Predictions

Will the five multi-race winners of 2020 cash in on 2021?
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Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 (Atlanta) NASCAR Preview and Fantasy Predictions

March Madness reigns supreme in the background of the Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway (Sunday, 3:30 p.m. ET, FOX). But while college basketball Cinderellas take center stage in Indianapolis, NASCAR's top seeds should establish themselves up front at this 1.54-mile quad oval.

 

O'Reilly Auto Parts 253 (Daytona) NASCAR Preview and Fantasy Predictions

Daytona's road course the first of many changes on the 2021 NASCAR schedule
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O'Reilly Auto Parts 253 (Daytona) NASCAR Preview and Fantasy Predictions

For years, NASCAR President Steve Phelps promised changes in the season schedule, evolving the sport's national landscape in response to underwhelming competition at 1.5-mile, cookie-cutter ovals. The COVID-19 pandemic seemed to accelerate those plans, leading to quirks like three events at Darlington Raceway during a 2020 season defined by survival.

Daytona 500 NASCAR Preview and Fantasy Predictions

Change is in the air as the season kicks off with the 63rd Great American Race
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Daytona 500 NASCAR Preview and Fantasy Predictions

The theme of the 2021 NASCAR Cup Series season is new heading into the Daytona 500: new drivers, new teams, new schedule, new numbers. We also have a new writer, Frontstretch.com's Zach Sturniolo, to preview the latest installment of the "Great American Race."

 

NASCAR Starting Lineup for Sunday's Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway

Alex Bowman on the pole as the field is set for the 63rd Great American Race
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NASCAR Starting Lineup for Sunday's Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway

It's a new year but the same old complex qualifying mess for NASCAR when it comes to the 2021 Daytona 500. After both Duel qualifying races, the full 40-car field is locked in for the race (Sunday, 2:30 p.m. ET on FOX). But for new fans, the same question always comes up.

 

How'd they do it?

 

NASCAR Fantasy Picks: Best Martinsville Speedway Drivers for DraftKings

Get set for Martinsville mayhem in NASCAR's penultimate race of 2020
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NASCAR Fantasy Picks: Best Martinsville Speedway Drivers for DraftKings

The NASCAR Cup Series heads out to Virginia for the Xfinity 500 at Martinsville Speedway on Sunday, Nov. 1. Let's get your NASCAR DraftKings rosters ready for some more short-track racing!

 

NASCAR Fantasy Picks: Best Texas Motor Speedway Drivers for DraftKings

Get set for a Sunday afternoon of NASCAR Cup Series racing in the Lone Star State
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NASCAR Fantasy Picks: Best Texas Motor Speedway Drivers for DraftKings

Yeehaw! It's time for NASCAR Cup Series drivers to strap in their saddles and drive 550 horses (er, horsepower) at Texas Motor Speedway. Get your NASCAR DraftKings rosters ready for Sunday's (Oct. 25) second race in the Round of 8.

 

YellaWood 500 (Talladega) NASCAR Preview and Fantasy Predictions

Wild card weekend not in football... but in NASCAR at Talladega
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YellaWood 500 (Talladega) NASCAR Preview and Fantasy Predictions

Talladega Superspeedway and its YellaWood 500 this weekend (Sunday, Oct. 4) serves as the biggest hurdle for all NASCAR playoff drivers inside the Round of 12. The final pack racing event of the year will keep most, if not all, drivers in the 39-car field superglued together, giving most of them a shot to draft to the lead on any particular lap.

 

South Point 400 (Las Vegas) NASCAR Preview and Fantasy Predictions

A lot has changed in seven months as NASCAR returns to Sin City for its Round of 12
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South Point 400 (Las Vegas) NASCAR Preview and Fantasy Predictions

The 2020 South Point 400 serves as Las Vegas Motor Speedway's second NASCAR Cup Series race of the season. But boy, have things changed since the last time the sport visited this 1.5-mile oval in February.

 

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