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Can any team stop the Joe Gibbs Racing juggernaut?

If the domination exhibited by Denny Hamlin and Martin Truex Jr. at Richmond International Raceway is any indication, the answer is no.

Those two Toyota drivers led all but 25 of 407 laps in Saturday night’s Federated Auto Parts 400, the cutoff race for the Chase for the Sprint Cup.

If the JGR-trained pit crews keep beating their opponents time and again on pit road, the answer is no. And if winning exactly half of the regular-season races this season is emblematic of Toyota’s command, the answer is no.Read More

All-Star Origins: JGR’s Dominance Began Last May

Since #11-Denny Hamlin won the 2015 NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race, Joe Gibbs Racing has been the most dominant team in NASCAR, capturing the checkered flag in 19 of the 36 points races (52.7%). #18-Kyle Busch leads the four-driver contingent with eight wins, followed by #20-Matt Kenseth’s five. #19-Carl Edwards has four victories, while Hamlin owns two. Additionally, JGR has won all of the marquee events on the NASCAR schedule since then: Coca-Cola 600 (Edwards), Brickyard 400 (Busch), Bojangles Southern 500 (Edwards), Ford EcoBoost 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship race (Busch) and Daytona 500 (Hamlin).(Jayski’s 5-20-2016)

Snead Nearly Wins 2 in 1 Day!

11879042_10204576404519061_9171914569227122370_oFollowing a weekend on NASCAR racing on the high-banks, Thunder Valley returned to action at Bristol Dragway with the Fun Ford Series and Mopar Thunder shows this past weekend. Snead Racing was on hand to compete against the region’s best Ford and Mopar racers. Friday evening started with a Gambler’s race open to all makes and models of cars.Read More

Snead Racing Hope to Unite for Success

11816251_971252759582482_4535301671536894211_oFor the first time during the 2015 season, Snead Racing will be fielding two entries during this weekend’s Fun Ford Weekend at Bristol Dragway.  Coming off of his first win of the year during the most recent DER Racing Series event, Larry hopes for continued success during this weekend’s races.  Clinton, meanwhile, will be making his first start of the season and hopes to bring over some of the luck from Joe Gibbs Racing.

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Fun Ford Weekend and Mopar Thunder Return to Bristol Dragway

mopar-ffw2015logo_250x150-lgThis Friday and Saturday, Thunder Valley roars aloud as Fun Ford Weekend and Mopar Thunder combine for a doubleheader event.

Held at Bristol Dragway, the weekend gives car enthusiasts of multiple manufacturers the opportunity to see their favorite classics in action. The format features the same elements that make each event popular, but puts them together to give fans even more bang for their buck.Read More