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July 10, 2020

Daytona Beach News Journal:
Daytona Speedway scores a speedy pickup

FOX Sports:
NASCAR All-Star Race changes: Will fans like the ‘choose rule’? by Bob Pockrass

Another first-lap wreck halts Brandon Jones; Kyle Weatherman gives Mike Harmon his first top-ten finish as a NASCAR team owner by Brock Beard

Austin Cindric earns first Xfinity oval win at Kentucky and
NASCAR to equip cars with underglow lighting for All-Star Race by Nick DeGroot

Motorsports Tribune:
JGR’s Herbst Capitalizes on Wild Night at Kentucky by Luis Torres

Justin Allgaier transported to local hospital following last-lap crash at Kentucky;
Austin Cindric holds off Briscoe in overtime for Kentucky victory;
NASCAR All-Star Race to feature underglow lighting on locked-in cars and
Kaulig Racing’s unique driver lineup producing championship-caliber results by Chase Wilhelm

NBC Sports:
Justin Allgaier taken to hospital for further evaluation after last-lap crash;
Here is what upcoming NASCAR Cup races fans can attend and
Glow in the dark: Cup cars get new look for All-Star Race by Daniel McFadin

 NASCAR adds underglow lighting for All-Star Race by Kelly Crandall

Justin Allgaier Transported to Local Hospital After Final Lap Crash at Kentucky by Toby Christie

Topeka Capital-Journal:
NASCAR to race without fans at Kansas Speedway by Rick Peterson

Kentucky Betting Preview: 2020 Quaker State 400 by Micah Roberts


July 9, 2020

Here’s Every Confirmed NASCAR Race through Aug. 30 by Matt Weaver

Daytona Beach News Journal:
NASCAR adds road races at Daytona International Speedway for August by Ken Willis

Elmira Sports Media:
NASCAR: Watkins Glen event cancelled in latest schedule release by Geoff Magliocchetti

Eyes on Xfinity: Anthony Alfredo Focused on Improving in 2020, Chasing Championship in 2021 by Dustin Albino;
Truckin’ Thursdays: The Sting of Losing the Truck Series’ Eldora Dirt Derby to COVID-19 by Beth Lunkenheimer;
Josh Parker, Daniel Buttafuoco Claim eNASCAR Heat Victories at Virtual Auto Clubby Joy Tomlinson;
ARCA Preview: 2020 General Tire 150 at Kentucky Speedway by Christian Koelle;
Frontstretch Podcast: Love Wins, Fun in Indy, Chase Briscoe Chats Solid Start to 2020 by Dustin Albino and
2-Headed Monster: Is the Choose Cone the Right Next Step for NASCAR?by Mark Kristl and Clayton Caldwell

Why are Harvick and Hamlin so much better than their teammates? by Richard Allen

PREVIEW: Johnson and Decker’s returning from medical absences among the stories at Kentucky by Brock Beard

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel:
Ty Majeski’s second Slinger Nationals title comes a lot harder than it looked Dave Kallmann

Motor Racing Network:
Pistone: Two-Man Race Right Now by Pete Pistone and
No Place Like Home For Rhodes by Jeff Wackerlin

NASCAR sets Cup schedule through August; Watkins Glen out by Jim Utter and
The NASCAR experiment that could teach F1 a lesson by Jake Nichol

NASCAR reveals rest of revamped 2020 regular-season schedule;
Analysis: Top eight drivers to benefit from August schedule and
Jimmie Johnson cleared to return to competition at Kentucky

NAVY Sports:
Catching Up with Former Navy Football Player and Current NASCAR Driver Jesse Iwuji

NBC Sports:
NASCAR reveals schedule through end of Cup regular season;
Fans won’t attend Kansas Speedway race weekend and
Harvick takes hot streak to Kentucky, one of his last winless tracks by Daniel McFadin and
Chandler Smith ready for first intermediate Truck Series start by Jerry Bonkowski

Daytona road races join NASCAR schedule for August and
Johnson cleared to return to racing after two negative COVID tests by Kelly Crandall

Speedway Media:
Kyle Busch to start on Cup pole at Kentucky and
Gragson to start on Xfinity pole for first Kentucky doubleheader race by Andrew Kim

NASCAR asks teams to clean up “complacency” in following COVID-19 protocol by Nick Carboni


July 8, 2020

Associated Press:
Johnson cleared to race after 2 negative coronavirus tests and
Column: Jimmie Johnson finds voice during last NASCAR season by Jenna Fryer

Auto Racing Daily:
NASCAR Cup: Jimmie Johnson cleared to race  by Amanda Vincent

Opinion: Building the Best Brickyard 400 Week Imaginable and
Injured Team Penske NASCAR Cup Tire Changer to Miss Kentuckyby Matt Weaver

Weekday Races Give NASCAR Partners Valuable Social Media Data by Joseph Wolkin

Did You Notice?: NASCAR PPP Loans a Reminder of Potential COVID-19 Catastrophe by Tom Bowles;
NASCAR on FOX Broadcasting Has Been ‘Great’ for Jamie McMurray by Dustin Albino;
Power Rankings: Back Home Again in Rain Delay Mode Edition by Dennis Michelsen;
The Frontstretch 5: Drivers Who Might Make a Splash in Top Equipment by Amy Henderson;
Tennessee Triumph: Wilson County Excited for NASCAR’s Return to Nashville Superspeedway by Christian Koelle and
NASCAR Mailbox: Will a Friendly Rivalry Develop Between Denny Hamlin & Kevin Harvick, 2 of the Best? by Brandon Hauff

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel:
He won NASCAR titles but gets a kick out of short-track life at one of Alan Kulwicki’s home tracksDave Kallmann

Jimmie Johnson medically cleared to resume racing in NASCAR and
Xfinity Series crew chief Daniel Johnson suspended by NASCAR by Jim Utter and
Reddick: “I stand by my comments on Twitter” regarding Trump by Nick DeGroot

Motorsports Tribune:
Blaney’s Tire Changer Zach Price Recovering from Indy Injury by Luis Torres

NASCAR betting: Odds, lines for Kentucky 2020;
Team Penske tire changer recovering at home with leg injury; out for Kentucky;
NASCAR issues suspension, fine in post-Indianapolis penalty report;
Bubba Wallace lands personal partnership with Beats by Dre and
NASCAR Heat 5 Gold Edition released on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Steam

NBC Sports:
Jimmie Johnson medically cleared to race at Kentucky and
Chase Briscoe: Austin Cindric has been ‘mentor’ in NASCAR rise by Daniel McFadin;
Power Rankings after Indianapolis: Kevin Harvick back to No. 1 and
Zach Price, Ryan Blaney’s injured tire changer, to miss Kentucky by Jerry Bonkowski

CRANDALL: Amid NASCAR’s headlines, playoffs are looming by Kelly Crandall

Angela Ruch, “The Wounded Blue” Team Up to Run #BackTheBlue Themed Truck at Kentucky Speedway by Joseph Srigley

July 7, 2020

Beside the Rising Tide: Ball of Confusion by Matt McLaughlin;
5 Points to Ponder: A Long Way to Go by Danny Peters;
Couch Potato Tuesday: NBC Returns, Along with Tire Issues, at Indianapolis; RaceHub Reacts to Trump Tweet by Phil Allaway;
The Underdog House: Brick by Brick, McDowell, Front Row Motorsports Continue to Improve by Joy Tomlinson;
Does NASCAR Have a Donald Trump Problem Going Forward? by Tom Bowles

Engine issues continue to hamper Tim Richmond’s season by William Soquet

Success of NASCAR-IndyCar doubleheaders rests in fans’ hands by Jim Utter

Power Rankings: Aric Almirola sizzling as summer stretch heats up by Pat DeCola and
NASCAR, Wallace respond to President’s tweet by Zack Albert

NBC Sports:
Bump and Run: Should Cup race on the Indy road course? by NBC staff;
Xfinity playoff grid after Indianapolis by Daniel McFadin and
NASCAR teams, groups approved for millions in federal COVID-19 loans by Jerry Bonkowski

Lindsey Graham Breaks With Trump On NASCAR Tweet, Says Confederate Flag Isn’t a Good Way to Grow a Business by Benjamin Fearnow

Trump calls out Wallace on Twitter by Kelly Crandall

Roberts NASCAR Notes:
Odds to win 2020 Quaker State 400 at Kentucky by Micah Roberts

Speedway Media:
NASCAR Xfinity Series Power Rankings – Indianapolis Road Course by Briar Starr;
NASCAR Top-10 Power Rankings: Indianapolis by Jeffrey Boswell

Stock Car Gazette:
Add A Third Checkmark To Kevin Harvick’s Brickyard Tally by Chuck Abrams

The Race:
Wallace responds to ‘hate’ from President Trump by Jack Benyon

Yahoo Sports:
NASCAR issues meek reply to Donald Trump’s baseless Bubba Wallace ‘hoax’ allegations by Nick Bromberg

July 6, 2020

Associated Press:
Trump lashes out at NASCAR, Bubba Wallace over flag, rope by Jill Colvin;
Harvick Takes Advantage Of Hamlin’s Crash To Win Brickyard by Michael Marot;
Blaney Crew Member Taken To Hospital For Further Evaluation

Auto Racing Daily:
NASCAR Cup: Kevin Harvick wins second-straight Brickyard 400 by Amanda Vincent

President Trump Says Bubba Wallace Should ‘Apologize for Hoax’ by Matt Weaver

Harvick Clinches Third Brickyard Victory by Sam Bornhorst;
Chandler Smith Wins at Lucas Oil Raceway and
Jesse Love Wins Again! by Sharon Burton

Fox Sports:
President Donald Trump tweets to Bubba Wallace urging apology for noose ‘hoax’ and
Cup Series drivers on the bubble should be nervous with 10 races to go by Bob Pockrass

Thinkin’ Out Loud: 2020 Brickyard 400 at Indianapolis by Adam Cheek;
The Big 6: Questions Answered After The 2020 Brickyard 400 at Indianapolis by Jared Haas;
NASCAR Stat Sheet: Which Is Better… Indy NASCAR Oval or Road Course? by Dustin Albino;
Up to Speed: Did NASCAR & INDYCAR Start A New Indy Doubleheader Tradition? by Bryan Gable;
2020 Big Machine Hand Sanitizer 400, Crown Jewel Victory Goes Up in Flames for Denny Hamlin Late by Christian Koelle;
Goodyear Defends 2020 NASCAR Brickyard 400 Tire Compound and
Trifecta: Kevin Harvick Bags 2020 Big Machine Hand Sanitizer 400, Another Brickyard Win and
Ryan Blaney’s Rear Tire Changer Injured During Early Pit Stops in 2020 Big Machine 400 at the Brickyard by Brad Harrison

Kickin the Tires:
Bubba Wallace avoids the mayhem for Indianapolis top-10 by Seth Eggert;
Exploded tire crashes Denny Hamlin out of Brickyard victory by Zach Catanzareti;
Kevin Harvick gets Indianapolis Motor Speedway win in overtime and
Chaos on Indy pit road sends crew member to care center by Jerry Jordan

Scary pit road accident at Indy leaves Ryan Preece last, several drivers out, and a crewman injured by Brock Beard

President Donald Trump calls out NASCAR driver Bubba Wallace by Nick DeGroot ;
Hamlin on Brickyard tire issue: “You saw the end result” and
Harvick tops Kenseth in OT to snag third Brickyard 400 win and
Pit road pile-up halts Brickyard 400, crew member injured by Jim Utter

Motorsports Tribune:
Stewart-Haas Racing Pull Top Five Trifecta at Indy and
Pit Accident Eliminates Six Drivers, Blaney’s Right Tire Changer Injured by Luis Torres

Late crash thwarts Denny Hamlin’s hopes for first Brickyard win and
Justin Allgaier’s fill-in drive for Jimmie Johnson ends in early wreck at Brickyard by Zack Albert;
No. 12 crew member injured as pit-road stack-up halts Indy race

NBC Sports:
President Trump tweets about Bubba Wallace and
Winners and losers at Indy and
Return to Indy provides another runner-up finish for Matt Kenseth and
Tire issues derail several competitors at Indy and
Kevin Harvick powers to Brickyard 400 win in overtime by Dustin Long;
Aric Almirola’s team ‘has been on it’ amid top-five steak and
Erik Jones eliminated after hard crash in Brickyard 400 and
Tire changer taken to hospital after being struck on pit road by Daniel McFadin

Kenseth satisfied despite near-miss at Brickyard and
Hamlin’s quest for elusive Indy win ends with late crash while leading and
Tire failures plague several Cup drivers at Indy and
Multi-car wreck in the pits at Indy by Kelly Crandall

Racin Boys:
Winning never gets old for Kevin Harvick who goes back-to-back at the Brickyard by Lee Spencer

Speedway Media:
2020 Cup Playoff outlook after Indianapolis and
Kenseth, Almirola, Custer notch solid top-five results at Indianapolis and
Allgaier’s return to Cup Series at Indy cut short and
Harvick benefits in overtime to defend Indianapolis title by Andrew Kim

The Racing Experts:
Early exit for Justin Allgaier after pit road pandemonium ;
Matt Kenseth posts best Cup Series finish since 2017 and
Free pass breakdown through Indianapolis by Jonathan Fjeld;
Kurt Busch completes 700th start and
Kevin Harvick takes third Indianapolis victory by Dominic Aragon

USA Today:
A line-by-line breakdown of everything wrong with Donald Trump’s tweet about Bubba Wallace by Michelle Martinelli

July 5, 2020

Associated Press:
Briscoe Wins 2nd Straight To Complete Dream Weekend At Indy by Michael Marot

Athlon Sports:
Brickyard 400 Preview: Could This Be Justin Allgaier’s NASCAR Moment? and
Inside The Big Machine Hand Sanitizer 400 Starting Lineup: Joey Logano On Pole by Tom Bowles;
NASCAR Fantasy Picks: Indianapolis Motor Speedway by Joy Tomlinson

Fox Sports:
Jimmie Johnson is handling his positive COVID-19 results like a professional by Bob Pockrass

Xfinity Breakdown: Chase Briscoe Takes Exciting 2020 Pennzoil 150 Win at Indianapolis by Jesse Johnston;
Did You Notice?: Jimmie Johnson, Brickyard 400 Can’t Run From COVID-19,,,or Politics by Tom Bowles;
Chase Briscoe Claims Dramatic 2020 Pennzoil 150 Win at the Brickyard by John Willoughby

Indianapolis Star:
Xfinity Series delivers thriller in IMS road course debut; will Brickyard make switch? by Jim Ayello;
NASCAR driver Jimmie Johnson in good spirits but ‘heartbroken’ for daughters after positive COVID-19 test by Nathan Brown

Kickin the Tires:
Jimmie Johnson’s ‘fear,’ ’embarrassment’ of testing positive for Coronavirus by Jerry Jordan;
Allgaier rebounds from late penalty for Indy Road Course top-10 by Seth Eggert

Freak mechanical issue gives Jeffrey Earnhardt first XFINITY last-place finish since 2014 by Brock Beard

Motor Racing Network:
Five to Watch: NASCAR descends on Brickyard for Fourth of July weekend showdown by Jeff Wackerlin

‘Stand by’ Justin Allgaier ready for starring role at IMS and
Indiana native Briscoe claims Indy Xfinity win in wild finish by Jim Utter

Motorsports Tribune:
Allgaier Feels Comfortable on Hendrick Motorsports Opportunity by Luis Torres

William Byron aims to ‘right the ship,’ carries confidence into Indy return and
Opportunity or not, Allgaier ready to do job at hand in fill-in duty for Johnson by Zack Albert;
The Action Network: Best bets for Indianapolis Motor Speedway by PJ Walsh

NBC Sports:
Justin Allgaier ready for starring role as Jimmie Johnson’s understudy by Jerry Bonkowski;
No fans mutes Indy soundtrack, but Chase Briscoe still relishes win and
NASCAR President says COVID-19 protocols working by Dustin Long

Johnson focusing forward after positive COVID-19 test by Kelly Crandall

Racin Boys:
Kurt Busch hoping for better luck at the Brickyard in his 700th Cup start by Lee Spencer

July 4, 2020

Associated Press:
Paint Schemes Go Political As NASCAR Season Heats Up by Michael Marot;
Jimmie Johnson 1st NASCAR Driver To Test Positive For Virus and
Johnson Softens Stance On Racing An IndyCar Oval, Indy 500 and
‘His Mona Lisa’ – Penske Adds Golden Touch To Iconic Indy by Jenna Fryer

Jimmie Johnson Interested in Full IndyCar Road Course Schedule by Matt Weaver

Chandler Smith Dominates 2020 Calypso Lemonade 200 to Score Back-to-Back Wins at Lucas Oil Raceway by Christian Koelle;
Daily Fantasy NASCAR DraftKings Forecast: 2020 Big Machine Hand Sanitizer 400 by Joy Tomlinson;
Daily Fantasy NASCAR FanDuel Forecast: Big Machine 400 at the Brickyard by Michael Finley;
Jimmie Johnson to Miss 2020 Brickyard 400 After Positive COVID-19 Test by Zach Gillespie;
Mechanical Issues Derail Ty Gibbs’s ARCA Hopes at Lucas Oil Raceway by Brad Harrison

Indianapolis Star:
IndyCar-NASCAR doubleheader at Indianapolis Motor Speedway adds ‘cachet’ to motorsports by Michael McCleary

Kickin the Tires:
Coronavirus red flags Jimmie Johnson in final season of NASCAR Cup Series by Jerry Jordan

Johnson on COVID-19: “I don’t think you can be careful enough” and
Chase Briscoe: Indy Xfinity win “would mean the world to me” and
Jimmie Johnson tests positive for COVID-19, to miss Brickyard 400 and
Cindric tops Allmendinger in final Xfinity practice at IMS and
Johnson: Chevy “understanding” about IndyCar test in a Honda car by Jim Utter

Jimmie Johnson stays hopeful amid ‘wide range of emotions’ after positive COVID-19 test by Zack Albert;
Jimmie Johnson reports positive COVID-19 test;
Nemechek making the most out of rookie Cup season by Terrin Waack

NBC Sports:
Jimmie Johnson uncertain how he got COVID-19 and
Jimmie Johnson tests positive for coronavirus and
Indy says no need to alter barrier Brad Keselowski struck in 2019 race by Dustin Long;
First 15 Cup races have been ‘eye-opening’ for Christopher Bell and
Defining moments of the Xfinity Series season by Daniel McFadin

Johnson tests positive for COVID-19 and
Johnson approaching IndyCar test with an eye on the future by Kelly Crandall

Racin Today:
Johnson Tests Positive For Covid-19 by Jim Pedley;
Penske In Spotlight As Racing Returns To Indy by Deb Williams

Skirts and Scuffs:
Jimmie Johnson first NASCAR driver to test positive for COVID-19 by Janine Cloud

Speedway Media:
Chandler Smith drives to Victory Lane after a dominating performance by Briar Starr;
Logano to start on pole at Indianapolis by Andrew Kim

The Race:
Johnson tests positive for COVID-19; will miss Brickyard 400 by Jack Benyon