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Logano cruises to Xfinity win at Fontana

FONTANA, Calif. (AP) Joey Logano cruised through the final laps of his first NASCAR Xfinity Series victory of the season with more relief than excitement.

When you're a Cup Series driver in the best car in the field, anything less than first place would be embarrassing. Read More...

Truex claims 17th career pole in Fontana

FONTANA, Calif. (AP) Martin Truex Jr. claimed the pole for the NASCAR Cup series race in Fontana after a qualifying session in which 13 drivers didn't complete a lap.

Truex won back-to-back poles for the first time in his career Friday, following up his pole in Phoenix with another speedy performance. Read More...

Johnson plans to race without Lowe's

FONTANA, Calif. (AP) Jimmie Johnson's sweater and baseball cap still bore the familiar Lowe's branding while he walked around the garage Friday at Auto Club Speedway.

That gear will become collectors' items later in the year. And when NASCAR visits his home track next season, the seven-time Cup champion will have to get new threads. Read More...

Keselowski survives foul for Xfinity win

AVONDALE, Ariz. (AP) Brad Keselowski overcame an early pit-road speeding penalty Saturday to win the rain-delayed NASCAR Xfinity Series at ISM Raceway.

Keselowski took the lead off a pit stop with 32 laps left and held off Justin Allgaier in the race that was delayed two hours because of light rain at the mile oval southwest of Phoenix. Read More...

Harvick docked points for illegal car

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) Kevin Harvick has been stripped of the playoff points he earned for winning at Las Vegas because of violations discovered on his Ford.

NASCAR ruled Wednesday that Harvick's No. 4 Stewart-Haas Racing team violated the rule requiring rear window support braces holding the rear window glass rigid, as well as a rule requiring the right side rocker panel extension to be aluminum. Read More...

Gordon among new nominees for NASCAR HOF

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) Jeff Gordon is among the new nominees up for induction into the NASCAR Hall of Fame next year.

The four-time NASCAR champion was added to the list of 20 nominees in the first year Gordon was eligible. He retired from full-time competition after the 2015 season with 93 career Cup victories. He is currently an analyst for Fox Sports. Read More...

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