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Kurt Busch Drives Career-Best at Watkins Glen

Kurt Busch drove the No. 2 Miller Lite Dodge Charger to a seventh-place finish Monday in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Watkins Glen, a career best on the 2.45-mile, 11-turn road course. His previous best at The Glen was 10th.

Mother Nature disrupted the racing schedule for the second consecutive weekend. Drivers were strapped in and ready for the command to start engines on Sunday when a thunderstorm moved into the area. Drying efforts continued for more than two hours. Those efforts were hampered by an occasional drizzle. At 4:07 p.m., NASCAR made the call to postpone the…

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Kurt Busch Drives Career-Best at Watkins Glen

Sam Hornish Jr. Scores Career-Best NASCAR Sprint Cup Finish

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Sam Hornish Jr. posted a career-best NASCAR Sprint Cup Series finish of fourth in Monday’s Sunoco Red Cross Pennsylvania 500 at Pocono Raceway. The event was postponed one day due to rain.

Kasey Kahne and Kurt Busch raced in the top 10 throughout the 200-lap event with both leading the race during the afternoon. Kahne led twice for 35 laps and Busch was at the point for 14 circuits. Kahne finished fourth and Busch ended up ninth.

Mother Nature disrupted the racing activities throughout the weekend. Friday’s qualifying was rained out. Fortunately, there…

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Sam Hornish Jr. Scores Career-Best NASCAR Sprint Cup Finish

Kasey Kahne Takes Seventh at The Brickyard

Kasey Kahne posted his fourth top 10 in the last five NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races with a solid seventh-place finish in Sunday’s Allstate 400 at the Brickyard. It was his fourth top-10 finish in six outings at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

Kahne raced in the top 10 through most of the 160-lap event at the 2.5-mile track, working his way as high as fifth on several occasions. With the effort, Kahne remains eighth in the season point standings, but expanding the margin over 13th to 121 points.

The top 12 drivers in the Sprint Cup Series point standings after the first…

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Kasey Kahne Takes Seventh at The Brickyard