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Wednesday November 20th, 2019 10:56PM

PODCAST: Hard Left Turn - Harvick wins Texas to punch title ticket

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Kevin Harvick was unstoppable over the closing laps of Sunday's Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Texas Motor Speedway, as he won his way into the Championship 4.

On this week's edition of the Hard Left Turn podcast, Brandon Reed, Pete McCole and Amy Henderson review the AAA Texas 500 a Texas Motor Speedway, including:

-Monday's breaking news that Roger Penske has purchased both the Indianapolis Motor Speedway and the NTT IndyCar Series.

-Kevin Harvick has no worries after winning Sunday in the Lone Star State, as he is guaranteed to race for the Championship in two weeks at Homestead.

-Aric Almirola and Daniel Suarez put together strong runs, leading late and giving Stewart-Haas Racing a top-three sweep.

-Chase Elliott is on the outside looking in after a lap 9 crash left him with heavy damage and a 32nd place finish.

-Denny Hamlin crashed on lap 81, leaving his Toyota heaviliy damaged and his title hopes hanging by a thread.

-We preview the NASCAR race weekend at ISM Raceway.

WDUN will carry live MRN Radio coverage of the NASCAR race weekend from ISM Raceway.  It starts on Saturday with the NASCAR Xfinity Series Desert Diamond West Valley Casino 200 at 3 pm on 102.9 FM and streaming live on AccessWDUN.  Coverage continues on Sunday with the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Bluegreen Vacations 500 at 1:30 pm on 102.9 FM and streaming live on AccessWDUN.

For up-to-the-minute motorsports information, follow @WDUNRacing on Twitter and log on to the Around the Track page daily.

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