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  • • Daily Fantasy NASCAR FanDuel Forecast: 2020 Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500
    It has now been 22 years since the first race at Atlanta Motor Speedway under its current D-shaped 1.54 mile-oval configuration. While the format of the track is similar in layout to Speedway Motorsports Inc. sister tracks Charlotte Motor Speedway and Texas Motor Speedway, the biggest difference Atlanta has over those two tracks is the … The post Daily Fantasy NASCAR FanDuel Forecast: 2020 F...2020
  • • NASCAR: Kyle Busch sees multiple impressive streaks end at Atlanta
    For the first time in over two years, Kyle Busch finished behind NASCAR Truck Series drivers in a Truck Series race, ending his streak of top two finishes. Kyle Busch Motorsports team owner Kyle Busch entered last week’s NASCAR Truck Series race at Charlotte Motor Speedway on a seven-race winning streak that dated back to […] NASCAR: Kyle Busch sees multiple impressive streaks end at A...2020
  • • NASCAR: Kyle Busch responds to Chase Elliott’s bounty donation
    Kyle Busch was very appreciative that Chase Elliott decided to donate a large chunk of his NASCAR Truck Series bounty money to the Bundle of Joy Fund. When Kyle Busch failed to hold off Chase Elliott at Charlotte Motor Speedway in last week’s NASCAR Truck Series race, suffice it to say that Busch was not […] NASCAR: Kyle Busch responds to Chase Elliott’s bounty donation - Beyond ...2020
  • • NASCAR: Chase Elliott reveals where the bounty money is going
    Chase Elliott has revealed where the NASCAR Truck Series bounty money is going after defeating Kyle Busch at Charlotte Motor Speedway last week. After Kyle Busch won his seventh consecutive NASCAR Truck Series race dating back to July of 2018 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Friday, February 21, Kevin Harvick and Marcus Lemonis each […] NASCAR: Chase Elliott reveals where the bounty money is g...2020
  • • Chase Elliott donating 'bounty' windfall to COVID-19 response, Kyle Busch's foundation
    Late last month Chase Elliott held off a determined Kyle Busch in the North Carolina Education Lottery 200 Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series race at Charlotte Motor Speedway, taking the checkered flag and claiming stake in a $100,000 bounty along with it. MORE: Chase Elliott wins Gander Trucks race, earns Kyle Busch bounty After […]...2020
  • • NASCAR extends return to racing schedule through August 2
    NASCAR has confirmed the third installment of the return to racing schedule, and it runs from Friday, June 26 through Sunday, August 2. After a successful return to action amid the coronavirus pandemic at Darlington Raceway and Charlotte Motor Speedway, NASCAR got the second installment of the return to racing schedule underway this past weekend […] NASCAR extends return to racing schedule t...2020
  • • NASCAR announces another wave of races through August
    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- NASCAR's All-Star Race will be a midweek event on July 15 at Charlotte Motor Speedway as part of a new revision to the schedule that runs through through the first weekend of August....2020
  • • NASCAR All-Star Race at Charlotte Motor Speedway returns Wednesday, July 15
    As part of NASCAR‘s release of the updated 2020 schedule, officials announced that the NASCAR All-Star Race will return to Charlotte Motor Speedway on Wednesday, July 15. The announcement includes the return of the NASCAR All-Star Open and ARCA Menards Series General Tire 150, which will fill out the triple-header night at America‘s Home for […]...2020
  • NASCAR announces additional schedule updates
    • NASCAR announces additional schedule updates
    NASCAR today announced the next installment of events in its return to racing, featuring races at Pocono Raceway, Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Kentucky Speedway, Texas Motor Speedway, Kansas Speedway and New Hampshire Motor Speedway. FOX will close out its NASCAR Cup Series season with the *NASCAR Cup Series All-Star Race at Charlotte Motor Speedway (Wednesday, July […]...2020
  • • Brandon Brown Trying to Change Team’s Underfunded Narrative
    Another name is being made in the NASCAR Xfinity Series. Just seven races into the 2020 season, Brandon Brown has already scored a career-high three top-10 finishes. The most recent pair came in consecutive weeks at Charlotte Motor Speedway (eighth) and Bristol Motor Speedway (seventh), and they were Brown’s first top 10s on an intermediate … The post Brandon Brown Trying to Change Tea...2020

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Charlotte Motor Speedway injury and suspension

  • • Denny Hamlin’s Crew Chief Chris Gabehart Suspended 4 Races After Ballast Issue
    Chris Gabehart, crew chief for Denny Hamlin in the NASCAR Cup Series, has been suspended for the next four races of the season after losing ballast from his car Sunday (May 24) at Charlotte Motor Speedway. As Hamlin was leaving pit road, two ballasts fell out of the No. 11 car, with Aric Almirola hitting … The post Denny Hamlin’s Crew Chief Chris Gabehart Suspended 4 Races After Ballas...2020
  • • NASCAR suspends Hamlin's crew chief, car chief and engineer
    For the “loss or separation of added ballast,” Hamlin’s crew chief Chris Gabehart, car chief Brandon Griffeth and engineer Scott Simmons have all been suspended for the next four NASCAR Cup Series points events (through June 10).Joe Gibbs Racing did not immediately respond to a request for comment.Before Sunday’s race at Charlotte Motor Speedway went green, two pieces of ballast ...Keep reading...2020
  • • NASCAR suspends crew members for No. 11 Cup Series team
    NASCAR penalized the No. 11 Joe Gibbs Racing team after a tungsten weight came loose from the vehicle before the start of Sunday night's Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway. As a result of the safety violation, which is detailed in section 12.5.2.7.4.d of the NASCAR rule book, crew chief Chris Gabehart, car chief Brandon […]...2020
  • • Denny Hamlin loses ballast before start of Coca-Cola 600; penalty announced
    UPDATE: NASCAR announced penalties to the #11 Joe Gibbs Racing team of Denny Hamlin following the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway: Infraction Safety Section 12.5.2.7.4.d Minimum Safety Penalty Options Note: Loss or separation of added ballast from the vehicle Penalty/Remarks Crew Chief (Chris Gabehart), Car Chief (Brandon Griffeth), Engineer (Scott Simmons) has been suspended […]...2020

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Charlotte Motor Speedway trade, contract, salary rumors

  • Chase Elliott earns $100K for virus relief with Gander Trucks win over Kyle Busch
    • Chase Elliott earns $100K for virus relief with Gander Trucks win over Kyle Busch
    On his first try, the bounty hunter got his prey. In the closing laps of Tuesday night‘s North Carolina Education Lottery 200 at Charlotte Motor Speedway, Chase Elliott held off a determined charge from Kyle Busch in the closing laps to earn the victory and a $100,000 bounty offered to any full-time NASCAR Cup Series […]...2020
  • Chase Elliott earns $100K for virus relief with Gander Trucks win over Kyle Busch
    • Chase Elliott earns $100K for virus relief with Gander Trucks win over Kyle Busch
    On his first try, the bounty hunter got his prey. In the closing laps of Tuesday night‘s North Carolina Education Lottery 200 at Charlotte Motor Speedway, Chase Elliott held off a determined charge from Kyle Busch in the closing laps to earn the victory and a $100,000 bounty offered to any full-time NASCAR Cup Series […]...2020
  • • Remember the bounty? Chase Elliott ready to take on Kyle Busch in Trucks
    As if the Chase Elliott and Kyle Busch situation needed more fuel, there's a reason flames could get fanned for Tuesday night's Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series race at Charlotte Motor Speedway (8 p.m. ET on FS1, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio). Remember the bounty that Marcus Lemonis and Kevin Harvick offered to any full-time […]...2020
  • • Garrett Smithley driving the No. 53 for Rick Ware in the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway
    Garrett Smithley will pilot the No. 53 Rick Ware Racing entry at the Charlotte Motor Speedway’s Coca-Cola 600 this weekend. On board Smithley’s No. 53 is Victory Lane Quick Oil Change. Victory Lane Quick Oil Change is one of the oldest quick lube franchises in the industry, founded in 1980 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Their trademarks […]...2020
  • • Garrett Smithley driving the No. 53 for Rick Ware in the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway
    Garrett Smithley will pilot the No. 53 Rick Ware Racing entry at the Charlotte Motor Speedway’s Coca-Cola 600 this weekend. On board Smithley’s No. 53 is Victory Lane Quick Oil Change. Victory Lane Quick Oil Change is one of the oldest quick lube franchises in the industry, founded in 1980 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Their trademarks […]...2020
  • • US NASCAR auto racing returns in May on empty ovals
    US stock car auto racing, a closed-cockpit style that is America's most popular motorsport series, will end its coronavirus shutdown in May with four oval races over 11 days. The National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR) announced Thursday it will return on May 17 at Darlington Raceway, joining UFC mixed martial arts among the next live US sports offerings in the wake of the deadly ...2020
  • • North Carolina governor OKs NASCAR to race at Charlotte
    The governor of North Carolina said Tuesday that NASCAR can go forward with the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway without fans in attendance at the end of May unless health conditions deteriorate in the state. Gov. Roy Cooper said he and state public health officials have had discussions with NASCAR and the speedway located in Concord regarding safety protocols for staging the race. Coop...2020
  • • Will shutdown cause team owners to play it safe in free agent market?
    Coming into the 2020 season it was known that one of the most prolific classes of free agents in the recent history of the NASCAR Cup Series would be in the process of either renegotiating with their current teams or ironing out deals with new teams as the season played out. However, the emergence of the COVID-19 outbreak and the subsequent postponements of races at least through the Coca-Cola 600...2020

Charlotte Motor Speedway stats

  • • Charlotte 101: TV times, key stats, revised procedures and more
    In what's been a most unusual season, NASCAR returns to some semblance of tradition with events scheduled at Charlotte Motor Speedway around Memorial Day weekend. Two Cup Series races are scheduled at the 1.5-mile track outside North Carolina's Queen City: The Coca-Cola 600 on Sunday, May 24 (6 p.m. ET, FOX, PRN, SiriusXM) and the […]...2020
  • • Roundtable: Roval presents tricky stats question
    Charlotte Motor Speedway has thrown a wrench in the conversation on how to categorize its "new" racetrack into a course category. Our ESPN experts debate NASCAR's approach....2018

Charlotte Motor Speedway kids, wife/husband, girlfriend/boyfriend, father/mother

  • • Angela Ruch to honor father-in-law at Charlotte Motor Speedway
    Angela Ruch will be racing with a heavy heart and special decals on her truck in tonight‘s NASCAR Truck Series race at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Ruch, who drives for Reaume Brothers Racing, will have decals on her No. 00 Toyota honoring her late father-in-law, Robert Carl Ruch. A U.S. Air Force veteran, Robert Ruch died […]...2020
  • • Angela Ruch to honor father-in-law at Charlotte Motor Speedway
    Angela Ruch will be racing with a heavy heart and special decals on her truck in tonight‘s NASCAR Truck Series race at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Ruch, who drives for Reaume Brothers Racing, will have decals on her No. 00 Toyota honoring her late father-in-law, Robert Carl Ruch. A U.S. Air Force veteran, Robert Ruch died […]...2020
  • Dale Earnhardt Jr. to pay tribute to father in special way at Darlington Raceway
    • Dale Earnhardt Jr. to pay tribute to father in special way at Darlington Raceway
    The color scheme is based on the No. 8 car driven by Dale Earnhardt in his Cup debut on May 25, 1975 at Charlotte Motor Speedway....2019

Top Charlotte Motor Speedway news

  • • NASCAR Truck Series: Greg Biffle tipped to return for two races
    Greg Biffle will reportedly compete in two NASCAR Truck Series races for Kyle Busch Motorsports at Charlotte Motor Speedway and Texas Motor Speedway. Greg Biffle is reportedly set to return to the NASCAR Truck Series for the two races at Charlotte Motor Speedway and Texas Motor Speedway in May and June, respectively. He is set […] NASCAR Truck Series: Greg Biffle tipped to return for two rac...2020
  • • N.C. Gov: Coke 600 likely to run as scheduled
    Barring a deterioration in health conditions due to the coronavirus pandemic, North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper said Tuesday he expects Charlotte Motor Speedway will be able to host the Coca-Cola 600, without fans, as scheduled on May 24....2020
  • • NASCAR: Chase Elliott is fired up to take down Kyle Busch
    Chase Elliott is fired up to beat Kyle Busch in the NASCAR Truck Series for $100,000 on Tuesday night at Charlotte Motor Speedway. At the end of Wednesday night’s rain-shortened Toyota 500 NASCAR Cup Series race at Darlington Raceway, Kyle Busch made what he described as incidental contact with Chase Elliott as Elliott, on newer […] NASCAR: Chase Elliott is fired up to take down Kyle B...2020
  • • NASCAR alters Bristol schedule in response to Charlotte rainout
    Because tonight’s NASCAR Cup Series race at Charlotte Motor Speedway has been postponed, NASCAR has made changes to the upcoming race weekend at Bristol Motor Speedway. Being forced to postpone a race from Wednesday night to Thursday night due to a tropical storm is not an ideal situation for NASCAR, especially given the fact that […] NASCAR alters Bristol schedule in response to Charl...2020
  • • NASCAR Truck Series: Ty Majeski talks return to racing
    The NASCAR Truck Series is set to resume action at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Rookie Ty Majeski told Beyond the Flag about his thoughts on returning to racing. After 95 days of no live racing due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the NASCAR Truck Series is set to resume action at Charlotte Motor Speedway this Tuesday, May […] NASCAR Truck Series: Ty Majeski talks return to racing - Beyond the Flag - ...2020
  • • NASCAR: Chase Elliott defeats Kyle Busch to claim bounty
    Chase Elliott has beaten Kyle Busch in the NASCAR Truck Series race at Charlotte Motor Speedway to win the $100,000 bounty. That didn’t take long — aside of the 95 days between NASCAR Truck Series races, that is. In the first race since Cup Series driver Kevin Harvick and Truck Series title sponsor Gander RV […] NASCAR: Chase Elliott defeats Kyle Busch to claim bounty - Beyond th...2020
  • • NASCAR: Updated Bristol Motor Speedway weekend schedule
    Rain at Charlotte Motor Speedway caused one big shift in the upcoming NASCAR race weekend at Bristol Motor Speedway. Here’s a look at the updated schedule. At this point in the 2020 NASCAR season, a list of races which have not been impacted by rain in some way would be shorter than a list of […] NASCAR: Updated Bristol Motor Speedway weekend schedule - Beyond the Flag - Beyond the Fla...2020
  • • NASCAR to announce three race cancellations for 2020
    NASCAR is set to announce the cancellations of three races, which was inevitable when three previously unscheduled races were added to the schedule. Ever since NASCAR added three races, including two at Darlington Raceway and another one at Charlotte Motor Speedway, to the 2020 Cup Series schedule that were not initially on the schedule, race […] NASCAR to announce three race cancellations f...2020
  • • NASCAR: Timmy Hill to run all 7 races during 11-day span
    NASCAR is set to return to live racing at Darlington Raceway and Charlotte Motor Speedway. Timmy Hill is set to compete in all seven races at those two tracks over the course of 11 days. On Sunday, May 17, NASCAR is scheduled return to live racing. The Cup Series  field is set to compete in […] NASCAR: Timmy Hill to run all 7 races during 11-day span - Beyond the Flag - Beyond the Flag ...2020
  • • NASCAR: Kyle Busch on Chase Elliott bow: ‘That’s cute’
    Kyle Busch responded to Chase Elliott’s imitation of his winning bow after the NASCAR Truck Series race at Charlotte Motor Speedway. The last seven NASCAR Truck Series races entering Tuesday night’s North Carolina Education Lottery 200 at Charlotte Motor Speedway ended with a bow. That is because Kyle Busch had won each of those seven […] NASCAR: Kyle Busch on Chase Elliott bow: ...2020

Charlotte Motor Speedway fantasy rankings and news

  • • Daily Fantasy NASCAR DraftKings Forecast: 2020 Coca-Cola 600
    After a few days off, the NASCAR Cup Series heads to Charlotte Motor Speedway for the traditional Coca-Cola 600. The 400-lap race starts at 6 p.m. ET on Sunday, May 24, 2020 and will air on FOX. Get your daily fantasy NASCAR DraftKings roster ready to rumble! The Coca-Cola 600 is a race held on … The post Daily Fantasy NASCAR DraftKings Forecast: 2020 Coca-Cola 600 appeared first on Frontstr...2020

Charlotte Motor Speedway schedule, game

  • • NASCAR extends return to racing schedule through August 2
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  • • NASCAR announces another wave of races through August
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  • • NASCAR All-Star Race at Charlotte Motor Speedway returns Wednesday, July 15
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  • • NASCAR announces additional schedule updates
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  • • NASCAR expected to release more schedule dates this week
    From Autoweek: NASCAR is expected to release an extension of its makeshift schedule next week that runs through August and includes the doubleheader at Pocono, a midweek All-Star Race at Charlotte Motor Speedway and a Thursday night Cup race at Kansas Speedway. The schedule was first published by The Athletic but independently obtained by Autoweek. Teams were given […]...2020
  • • NASCAR expected to release more schedule dates this week
    From Autoweek: NASCAR is expected to release an extension of its makeshift schedule next week that runs through August and includes the doubleheader at Pocono, a midweek All-Star Race at Charlotte Motor Speedway and a Thursday night Cup race at Kansas Speedway. The schedule was first published by The Athletic but independently obtained by Autoweek. Teams were given […]...2020
  • • NASCAR: Second installment of racing return begins, but what’s next?
    The second installment of NASCAR’s return to racing schedule is set to get underway this afternoon at Bristol Motor Speedway. What comes next? NASCAR successfully completed the first installment of the return to racing schedule this past week at Charlotte Motor Speedway amid the coronavirus pandemic, albeit one day late because of the fact that […] NASCAR: Second installment of racing ...2020
  • • NASCAR: Updated Bristol Motor Speedway weekend schedule
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  • • Chase Elliott ends week of misery with overdue Cup victory
    Chase Elliott's streak of bitter defeats in NASCAR's frantic first push of rescheduled races finally ended with his first Cup victory of the season. Elliott won Thursday night in the rain-delayed event at Charlotte Motor Speedway to close a brutal 12 days for NASCAR. The event, postponed Wednesday night, was the fourth Cup race since the series resumed racing May 17....2020
  • • Alex Bowman, Joey Logano split stage wins at Charlotte Motor Speedway
    Alex Bowman surged to a Stage 2 win in Thursday night's Alsco Uniforms 500 at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Bowman's Hendrick Motorsports No. 88 Chevrolet led 41 laps in the stage, which ended with 115 of a scheduled 208 laps complete. The result was his fourth stage win of the season, tops in the NASCAR Cup […]...2020

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