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July 12, 2020

WATCH: Rookie Cole Custer’s exciting win at Kentucky Speedway

Maggie Davis 7:30pm July 12, 2020 7/12/20

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Live sports are officially back in the Bluegrass, and a rookie has claimed the first place finish. Cole Custer became the first rookie winner in the NASCAR Cup Series in nearly four years, surging to the lead in a four-wide, final-lap scramble Sunday at Kentucky Speedway. The race was Custer’s 20th series start in his young…

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July 11, 2020

WATCH: NASCAR Fight at Kentucky Speedway

Nick Roush 11:00am July 11, 2020 7/11/20

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Fireworks flew at the conclusion of Friday night’s NASCAR Xfinity race at Kentucky Speedway. Harrison Burton and Noah Gragson made a little contact with less than 15 laps to go in the Alsco 300. After hitting the wall, Burton started a shoving match in the garage. Gragson ultimately had the last laugh, connecting with Burton’s…

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June 22, 2020

WATCH: NASCAR drivers push Bubba Wallace’s car to starting grid

Drew Franklin 5:12pm June 22, 2020 6/22/20

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NASCAR rallied around Bubba Wallace with a wide show of support prior to the start of today’s GEICO 500 down at Talladega. Wallace’s No. 43 car was escorted to the starting grid by Wallace’s opponents on foot, then he shared hugs with all of the drivers before they started their engines. See the powerful opening…

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June 10, 2020

NASCAR bans Confederate Flag from its events and racetracks

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 11:00pm June 10, 2020 6/10/20

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Amid the worldwide protests following George Floyd’s death, NASCAR just took a very big stand against racial injustice. This afternoon, the stock car series announced it is banning the confederate flag from its events and racetracks. “The presence of the confederate flag at NASCAR events runs contrary to our commitment to providing a welcoming and…

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June 4, 2020

Quaker State 400 will take place July 12 at Kentucky Speedway without fans

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 5:30pm June 4, 2020 6/4/20

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NASCAR will soon return to the Bluegrass, but when it does, fans will not be allowed in the stands. Today, the Kentucky Speedway announced that the Quaker State 400 will take place on Sunday, July 12 at 2:30 p.m. as part of a quadruple NASCAR National Series race weekend. The Kentucky 200 and Alsco 300,…

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May 21, 2020

The KSR curse, one-fingers salutes, and F-bombs at last night’s NASCAR race

Troy Howell 10:30am May 21, 2020 5/21/20

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The KSR curse strikes again. Earlier this week on the KSR radio show, the guys talked about nice guys and brought up NASCAR legend Bill Elliott and his nickname “Awesome Bill from Dawsonville.” While battling for 2nd near the end of last night’s race at Darlington, Kyle Busch wrecked into Elliott’s son, Chase. Chase got…

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May 17, 2020

Kentucky Speedway GM says race scheduled for July will go as planned

Zack Geoghegan 1:00pm May 17, 2020 5/17/20

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Sports are slowly returning to our everyday life and the Kentucky Speedway plans on sticking to its original course. During a conference call via Zoom on Friday, Kentucky Speedway GM Mark Simendinger told reporters that they are “full steam ahead” for the racing event scheduled during the second week of July. “We’ll be ready for…

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