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INDIANAPOLIS | Kasey Kahne to sit out Indy with heat exhaustion issues

INDIANAPOLIS  — Kasey Kahne will not defend his Brickyard 400 victory because of dehydration issues he said result in an elevated heart rate while he is driving. Kahne said he felt so poorly he should not have been driving the final 100 laps of last weekend’s Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway. He said he was … Continue reading INDIANAPOLIS | Kasey Kahne to sit out Indy with heat exhaustion issues

DARLINGTON, S.C. | The Latest: Keselowski sweeps weekend with Southern 500 win

DARLINGTON, S.C. — The Latest from NASCAR racing at Darlington Raceway on Sunday (all times EDT): ___ 11:10 p.m. Brad Keselowski beat leader Kyle Larson out of the pits with 22 laps to go, then pulled away on a restart to win the Southern 500 and sweep the weekend at Darlington Raceway. Keselowski took the … Continue reading DARLINGTON, S.C. | The Latest: Keselowski sweeps weekend with Southern 500 win

DARLINGTON, S.C. | The Latest: Cars finally rolling at delayed Darlington

DARLINGTON, S.C.— The Latest from NASCAR racing at Darlington Raceway on Sunday (all times EDT): ___ Kyle Larson passed pole-sitter Denny Hamlin for the lead early and was rarely challenged as he took stage one at the Southern 500. Larson took the lead on the 12th lap and led the rest of the stage, sometimes … Continue reading DARLINGTON, S.C. | The Latest: Cars finally rolling at delayed Darlington

DARLINGTON, S.C. | The Latest: Wait is on for start of Southern 500

DARLINGTON, S.C. — The Latest from NASCAR racing at Darlington Raceway on Sunday (all times EDT): ___ 6:45 p.m. The wait is on for the start of the Southern 500. It looked like the potential for bad weather had cleared the area right about the time of the race’s schedule start of 6:15 p.m. start. … Continue reading DARLINGTON, S.C. | The Latest: Wait is on for start of Southern 500

DARLINGTON, S.C | Hamlin wins the Southern 500 pole at Darlington Raceway

DARLINGTON, S.C — The Latest from NASCAR racing at Darlington Raceway on Saturday (all times EDT): ___ 3:12 p.m. Denny Hamlin’s winning touch at Darlington continued Saturday as the two-time Southern 500 champion won the pole to try and defend his title. Hamlin had a fast lap of 173.571 mph to win his first pole … Continue reading DARLINGTON, S.C | Hamlin wins the Southern 500 pole at Darlington Raceway

DARLINGTON, S.C. | Hamlin looking to his Darlington touch for NASCAR playoffs

DARLINGTON, S.C. — About the only time Denny Hamlin’s had difficulty at Darlington Raceway came when he was trying to impress the brass at Joe Gibbs Racing. He and Tony Stewart tested at the track “Too Tough To Tame” about 15 years ago and Hamlin remembers tagging the infamous and troublesome wall some 19 or … Continue reading DARLINGTON, S.C. | Hamlin looking to his Darlington touch for NASCAR playoffs

DARLINGTON, S.C. | Qualifying for Cup, Xfinity race highlight Darlington

DARLINGTON, S.C. — Qualifying and the Xfinity Series race take center stage at Darlington Raceway. Things will start Saturday with qualifying for the Xfinity event followed by qualifying for Sunday night’s Southern 500. The day concludes with the Xfinity race, which has been won by Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series regulars in 13 of the … Continue reading DARLINGTON, S.C. | Qualifying for Cup, Xfinity race highlight Darlington