Wednesday August 12th, 2020 2:29AM

PODCAST: Hard Left Turn - Truex, Jr. wins big at Martinsville

By AccessWDUN Staff
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Martin Truex, Jr. did more than just score his first career Martinsville Speedway victory on Sunday - he also became the first driver to lock into the Championship 4 for next month at Homestead.

On this week's edition of the Hard Left Turn podcast, Brandon Reed and Amy Henderson review the First Data 500 at Martinsville Speedway, including:

-Martin Truex, Jr. crushed the competition in Sunday's Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Martinsville, leading all but 36 of the 500 laps on the day.

-William Byron drove to a well deserved second place finish on Sunday.

-Joey Logano and Denny Hamlin had a disagreement in Sunday's race that carried over to pit road.  Also, Aric Almirola and Kyle Busch are not going to be on each other's Christmas Card list this year.

-Chase Elliott finds himself in another do-or-die situation with two chances left to make the Champonship 4.

-We preview the NASCAR race weekend at Texas Motor Speedway.

WDUN will carry live PRN Radio coverage of the NASCAR race weekend from Texas Motor Speedway.  It starts on Saturday with the NASCAR Xfinity Series O'Reilly Auto Parts 300 at 8 pm on 102.9 FM, AM 550 and streaming live on AccessWDUN.  Coverage continues on Sunday with the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series AAA Texas 500 at 2 pm on 102.9 FM, AM 550 and streaming live on AccessWDUN.

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