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Michael McDowell has come out of the gates swinging.

In his first start for Front Row Motorsports, McDowell started 22nd in the No. 34 Love’s Travel Stops Ford Fusion, and he showed great speed for the majority of the Daytona 500.

Continue reading “Off to a Great Start, McDowell Could Have Front Row’s Best Season Yet”

SHOW #472 – Guests: Martin Truex Jr. / David Ragan – We recap the Kentucky weekend, MASSIVE Matt Kenseth news, Brad is not happy, Bubba Wallace is, NASCAR takes hard cards, plus a full New Hampshire Preview. Hosted by Kerry Murphey and Toby Christie

Continue reading “The Final Lap Weekly NASCAR Racing Radio Podcast #472 Truex/Ragan New Hampshire Preview”

RaganLVMS030615Matt Tifft Medical Update Announced
David Ragan to Substitute for Driver in Daytona International Speedway XFINITY Series Event

HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. (June 28, 2016) – Joe Gibbs Racing (JGR) announced today a medical update on driver Matt Tifft, who will undergo surgery for removal of a low-grade glioma in the brain. Continue reading “Matt Tifft to undergo brain surgery, David Ragan subs in #18 Xfinity Series car”

David Ragan 2016David Ragan Joins BK Racing

HUNTERSVILLE, NC (January 25, 2016) – NASCAR Sprint Cup Series veteran David Ragan will join the BK Racing line-up to pilot the No. 23 Toyota Camry for the 2016 season.

Ragan will join teammate Matt DiBenedetto at BK Racing, which will field two full-time Sprint Cup entries this season.

During his 15-year career across all three national touring divisions, Ragan has claimed four victories, 33 top-fives, and 93 top-tens. His most recent trip to Victory Lane came at Talladega Superspeedway in the 2013 Aaron’s 499.

“I’m happy to be part of something that has so much growth potential,” said Ragan. “(Team owner) Ron (Devine) has steadily built his program over the last five years.

“He’s made an even greater commitment in 2016 with new cars, equipment, and additional personnel. I feel that we’ll be in a position to bring the team to the next level. I’m looking forward to the season.” Continue reading “David Ragan Joins BK Racing”

David Ragan to Drive MWR’s No. 55 Toyota for Remainder of 2015 Season
Ragan Begins New Duties at Kansas Speedway; No Timetable on Brian Vickers Return

CORNELIUS, N.C. – Michael Waltrip Racing announced today that David Ragan will drive the No. 55 Aaron’s Dream Machine for the remainder of the 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup season, beginning May 9 at Kansas Speedway. Continue reading “David Ragan Grabs MWR #55 Cup Ride for the Rest of 2015”