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Broken Wheel Hub Interrupts Ragan’s Derby Drive

CONCORD, N.C. (December 9, 2013) – David Ragan’s fourth attempt to take home the coveted Snowball Derby trophy was felled by a mechanical issue Sunday at Five Flags Speedway. The No. 77 Skuttle Tight/A Fine Solutions Ford was fast throughout the week at the half-mile oval in Pensacola, Fla., but a broken right wheel hub […]

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Ragan’s Off-Season Plans Are Snowballing

CONCORD, N.C. (December 2, 2013) – Snowball Derby defending pole-sitter David Ragan returns to the annual Super Late Model race in Pensacola, Fla., this year, looking to top last year’s effort with a trip to Victory Lane. Ragan will bring the same No. 77 Skuttle Tight/A Fine Solutions Ford he ran last year at Five […]

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Thirteen-Year-Old Gilliland Earns Runner-Up Finish at Myrtle Beach

Sherrills Ford, N.C. (November 26, 2013) – He might not be old enough to get a North Carolina driver’s license, but 13-year-old Todd Gilliland is already showcasing his skills behind the wheel of a racecar. The son of NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver David Gilliland came within two car lengths of earning a win in […]

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Front Row Motorsports Ford EcoBoost 400 Race Report

David Ragan, No. 34 Taco Bell Ford Starting Position: 29 Finishing Position: 29 David Ragan and his No. 34 Taco Bell team came to Homestead looking for a solid day to cap off the season after three tough weeks leading into the Sprint Cup finale. Starting 29th, they needed to run issue-free mechanically, have a […]

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Ragan Needs Solid Finish in Florida Finale

STATESVILLE, N.C. (November 12, 2013) – David Ragan claims not to be superstitious, but you wouldn’t blame him if he slipped a rabbit’s foot into his pocket at Homestead-Miami (Fla.) Speedway this weekend. The driver of the No. 34 Taco Bell Ford has a three-week run of bad luck and needs to finish the season […]

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38 Team Improves by a Mile (and a Half) in 2013

STATESVILLE, N.C. (November 12, 2013) – Most people will remember the dramatic 1-2 finish where David Gilliland pushed teammate David Ragan to victory at Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway earlier this year. But Gilliland and the No. 38 Long John Silver’s team probably look at their improvement at the Sprint Cup Series’ mile-and-a-half tracks as their biggest […]

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Front Row Motorsports AdvoCare 500 Race Report

David Ragan, No. 34 Taco Bell Ford Starting Position: 34 Finishing Position: 35 David Ragan and the No. 34 Taco Bell team came to Phoenix looking to break two weeks of bad luck. They took the green flag in 34th for 312 laps of racing.

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Ragan Poised to Bounce Back at Phoenix

STATESVILLE, N.C. (November 5, 2013) – Phoenix International Raceway might only be a one-mile track, but David Ragan considers it more of a speedway than a short track these days, and that’s how he and his No. 34 team will approach it for this weekend’s Sprint Cup Series race.

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Phoenix Like Home for Gilliland

STATESVILLE, N.C. (November 5, 2013) – Phoenix International Raceway may be 2,000 miles from his house in North Carolina, but the racetrack in the desert feels like home to David Gilliland. The driver of the No. 38 Long John Silver’s Ford is a west coast native and spent several years racing the one-mile oval in […]

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Wise Awaits Wearing-In of Phoenix Repave

STATESVILLE, N.C. (November 5, 2013) – If he could, Josh Wise would push the fast-forward button on the aging of the track surface at Phoenix International Raceway. The driver of the No. 35 MDS Transport Ford enjoys tracks with the character that comes with aging, and he is eager for that process to happen on […]

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