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Joseph Shelton

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Husband to Stacie and Daddy to Dexter, Aeris, Meredith, and furbabies Lola and Tiny. Ardent race fan and serious Sooner football lover.

Formula One rookie Latifi to use race number as homage to hometown

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2020 Williams rookie Nicholas Latifi recently chose his racing number not only due to it's championship history, but also as an homage...

Decision to run XFINITY Series on Indianapolis road course could save division’s future at...

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For a sport whose fans can be hostile toward change, the upcoming 2020 season in NASCAR may very well be the new...

Is there any merit to the sim racing/real racing debate?

One side holds a slew of individuals who are quick to decry sim racing, saying that it shouldn't be held to the...

Should NASCAR drivers be allowed to compete in other forms of motorsport?

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But racing is a dangerous sport. This goes without saying. Despite the major advances in safety over the last 60, 70 years, drivers still get hurt, and in many tragic instances, they are killed. Saying that a driver can race in discipline A but not discipline B is neglecting the fact that anything can happen at any moment, anywhere. Just because the 2010s' didn't see a single driver perish in NASCAR's top touring divisions does not mean it couldn't happen again in 2020.

My First Race: 2001 Harrah’s 500 at Texas Motor Speedway

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We're one month removed from the end of the 2019 NASCAR season, which means we're enmeshed in the holiday routine race fans...

Nemechek’s addition to Front Row Motorsports a boon for both driver and organization

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As it turns out, John Hunter Nemechek's stint as a substitute driver for Front Row Motorsports turned out to be a tryout...

Cole Pearn announces departure from Joe Gibbs Racing, NASCAR

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On Monday, Joe Gibbs Racing announced on Facebook that Cole Pearn, Crew Chief for the No. 19 Toyota NASCAR Cup team, will...

Opinion: Second XFINITY title for Reddick a harbinger of what’s to come in Cup...

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With the rise of Tyler Reddick to two-time XFINITY Series champion, we may be witnessing the rise of something huge. Reddick's ability behind the wheel may make him more than just a NASCAR star, it may just make him a legend in the sport.

Burton sees seventh-place run at Texas as more momentum leading into 2020 XFINITY Series...

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Although Harrison Burton wasn't able to turn a front-row start in Saturday's O'Reilly 300 into a top-five or even a win, he still views it as a momentum builder heading into his rookie XFINITY Series campaign in 2020, where he is set to take over the Joe Gibbs Racing No. 20 as Christopher Bell moves into the Cup Series.

Harvick wins AAA Texas 500, will race for championship in Miami

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Kevin Harvick had the dominant car at Texas Motor Speedway on Sunday night, leading 119 laps from the pole and winning his...