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Dippel Joins Young’s Motorsports

MOORESVILLE, N.C. – Young’s Motorsports has signed Tyler Dippel to its lineup for the 2019 NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series season. Dippel will pilot the team’s No. 02 Chevrolet Silverado, joining teammates Spencer Boyd and Gus Dean. With this news, Young’s Motorsports expands its fleet to three full-time Chevrolet Silverados, following the previous season’s two team effort. It will be ... Read More »

Fire Alarm Services to Sponsor Nemechek at GMS

STATESVILLE, N.C. – GMS Racing announced today that Fire Alarm Services, Inc., a provider in a superior fire, life safety, and security services, will serve as primary sponsor for John Hunter Nemechek and the No. 23 GMS Racing team in 13 NASCAR Xfinity Series races in 2019. Since 2016, FAS has been a supporter of Nemechek. The Colorado-based company served ... Read More »

Ragan’s No. 38 Car Raises $300,000

CONCORD, N.C. – David Ragan was all smiles Thursday night at the world renowned car auction house, Barrett-Jackson in Scottsdale, Ariz. Ragan joined patients from the Shiners Hospitals for Children on stage to watch the hammer drop after a final bid of $300,000 to purchase a 2018 No. 38 Shriners Hospitals for Children Ford Fusion Cup car. All of the ... Read More »

NASCAR Hall of Famer Glen Wood Passes Away

Glen Wood, a pioneering driver and co-founder of stock-car racing’s longest-running team, died Friday morning. He was 93. Wood’s passing was announced by Wood Brothers Racing. Until his death, Wood was the oldest living member of the NASCAR Hall of Fame, inducted into its third class in 2012. From humble beginnings in southwest Virginia, Glen Wood and his brother, Leonard, ... Read More »

Bell Wins Night 4 at Chili Bowl

TULSA, Okla. (January 17, 2019) – Surviving a myriad of cautions in Thursday John Christner Trucking Qualifying Night, along with a late race challenge from Shane Golobic and C.J. Leary, two-time defending Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals presented by General Tire Champion, Christopher Bell locked his iRacing No. 71w into his seventh Saturday A-Feature in as many years. Asked about ... Read More »