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Joey Logano Leads All 300 Laps In Record Win At Bristol

Joey Logano, driver of the #22 Discount Tire Ford, celebrates in victory lane after winning the NASCAR XFINITY Series Drive To Stop Diabetes 300 at Bristol Motor Speedway on April 18, 2015 in Bristol, Tennessee. - Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images BRISTOL, Tenn.— Joey Logano was enjoying such a perfect day at Bristol Motor Speedway that the driver of the No. 22 Team Penske Ford kept expecting something to go wrong. It never did. Logano led all 300 laps of Saturday’s Drive to Stop Diabetes 300 at the .533-mile short track, a record for laps led in a NASCAR XFINITY Series race. It was the first time a driver led every lap in a single race since Kyle Busch accomplished the feat in winning the Virginia 529 College Savings 250 at Richmond on Sept. 5, 2014. The victory was Logano’s second of the season, his second at Bristol (and his second straight dating back to his last start at Thunder Valley in 2012) and ... FULL STORY »

Richard Childress Racing Files Final Appeal For Tampering With Tires

Ryan Newman, No. 31 Caterpillar Chevrolet SS for Richard Childress Racing (Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton / Getty Images) BRISTOL, Tenn. – Richard Childress Racing will make its final appeal of NASCAR penalties issued to its No. 31 team driven by Ryan Newman for tampering with tires in the Sprint Cup Series race last month at Auto Club (Calif.) ... FULL STORY »

Matt Kenseth wins second Bristol pole in Friday’s time trials

Matt Kenseth, driver of the #20 Dollar General Toyota, celebrates with the Coors Light Pole Award after qualifying for the pole position for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway on April 17, 2015 in Bristol, Tennessee. - Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images BRISTOL, Tenn.— If history repeats itself on Sunday at Bristol Motor Speedway, Matt Kenseth won’t have a problem with it. The last time Kenseth won a pole at the high-banked .533-mile short track—back in 2005—he followed with a victory in the ... FULL STORY »

Landon Cassill, Others Solid In Cup Qualifying At Bristol Motor Speedway

2015 NSCS Driver Landon Cassill - Photo Credit: Christian Petersen/Getty Images BRISTOL – Several drivers had noteworthy qualifying efforts in NASCAR Sprint Cup Series qualifying Friday afternoon in advance of Sunday’s Food City 500 at Bristol (Tenn.) Motor Speedway. Landon Cassill in the No. 40 Hillman Smith Racing Chevrolet was ... FULL STORY »

Ross Kenseth (Finally) Gets NASCAR Shot

Ross Kenseth (Joe Gibbs Racing Ross Kenseth’s long-awaited NASCAR national series debut is set. Joe Gibbs Racing announced Friday morning that the son of 2003 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Matt Kenseth will compete in the Chicago 300 on Saturday, June 20 at Chicagoland Speedway. ... FULL STORY »

Recovering Kyle Busch In Good Spirits, Despite Unknown NASCAR Return

2015 NXS Driver Kyle Busch (Monster Energy) - Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images HUNTERSVILLE, North Carolina – Injured NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Kyle Busch in a walking boot on his left foot set no timetable for his return to competition after meeting with reporters Wednesday afternoon at Joe Gibbs Racing. Busch ... FULL STORY »

Carl Edwards Quietly Collects First Top-10 Finish At Texas Motor Speedway

2015 NSCS Carl Edwards (STANLEY) - Photo Credit: Christian Petersen/Getty Images FORT WORTH – Late in Saturday night’s Duck Commander 500 at Texas Motor Speedway, Carl Edwards found himself contending for the win and his first top-10 finish for Joe Gibbs Racing. But, ultimately Edwards had to settle for a ... FULL STORY »



Jimmie Johnson, driver of the #48 Lowe's Pro Services Chevrolet, celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Duck Commander 500 at Texas Motor Speedway on April 11, 2015 in Fort Worth, Texas. - Photo Credit: Sarah Glenn/Getty Images
Jimmie Johnson Continues Dominance at Texas
Posted 04.12.15
Chevrolet SS Finishes 1-2-3 WORTH, Texas – April 11, 2015 –Jimmie Johnson added to his impressive resume at Texas Motor Speedway (TMS) by winning the Duck Commander 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup race in his No. 48 Lowe’s Pro Service Chevrolet SS in dominating fashion. After a late caution in the 334-lap ...FULL STORY »
2015 NSCS Driver Paul Menard - Photo Credit: Rainier Ehrhardt/Getty Images
Strong Run For Paul Menard Halted In Duck Commander 500
Posted 04.12.15
FORT WORTH – Paul Menard had an exceptionally fast car in Saturday night’s Duck Commander 500 at Texas Motor Speedway. Unfortunately, the driver of the No. 27 Menards Chevrolet SS had nothing to show for it after succumbing to mechanical failure late in the seventh Sprint Cup Series race of ...FULL STORY »
Ryan Blaney (Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk / Getty Images)
Tough Break Continues For Ryan Blaney; Wood Bros. Racing
Posted 04.12.15
FORT WORTH – A solid 13th place qualifying effort for Ryan Blaney and the Wood Bros. Racing team were the highlight of their third race together after engine problems hampered the No. 21 Motorcraft / Quick Lane Tire & Auto Center Ford Fusion in Saturday night’s Duck Commander 500. The ...FULL STORY »
Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 Panasonic Chevrolet, looks on in the garage area during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Duck Commander 500 at Texas Motor Speedway on April 10, 2015 in Fort Worth, Texas. - Photo Credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images
Jeff Gordon compares Texas Motor Speedway to a rollercoaster
Posted 04.11.15
FORT WORTH, Texas— Six Flags over Texas is located in nearby Arlington, but Jeff Gordon doesn’t need to hustle over to Interstate 30 for a rollercoaster ride. The four-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion says he gets a thrill every time he buckles-up at Texas Motor Speedway. “I like ...FULL STORY »
2015 NSCS No. 15 Maxwell House Toyota Camry
Michael Waltrip Racing adds Maxwell House to mix
Posted 04.11.15
Michael Waltrip Racing will carry primary sponsorship from Maxwell House Coffee for five NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races this summer and in the season-opening Daytona 500 in February 2016. The 10-month agreement with MWR is scheduled to begin with the Pennsylvania 400 at Pocono Raceway on Aug. 2. In addition to ...FULL STORY »
2013 NSCS Team Owner Rick Hendrick - Photo Credit:Gerardo Mora/Getty Images
Rick Hendrick inducted into Texas Hall of Fame
Posted 04.11.15
NASCAR team-owner Rick Hendrick became the 17th member of the Texas Motorsports Hall of Fame—and its first “Southern Gentleman” —during the 12th annual Texas Motorsports Hall of Fame Gala at The Speedway Club Thursday evening. Three-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Darrell Waltrip, a former Hendrick Motorsports driver, praised Hendrick as ...FULL STORY »
Erik Jones, driver of the #20 GameStop/Mortal Kombat X Toyota, celebrates in victory lane after winning the NASCAR XFINITY Series O'Reilly Auto Parts 300 at Texas Motor Speedway on April 10, 2015 in Fort Worth, Texas. - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images
Jones speeds to first XFINITY Series victory at Texas
Posted 04.11.15
FORT WORTH, Texas—Teenager Erik Jones turned his first NASCAR XFINITY Series pole at Texas Motor Speedway into his first series victory Friday night, schooling NASCAR Sprint Cup Series stars Brad Keselowski and Dale Earnhardt Jr. en route to the checkered flag in the 19th annual O’Reilly Auto Parts 300. Jones, 18, ...FULL STORY »
No. 88 Goody's Chevrolet Camaro (Photo Credit: Sarah Glenn / Getty Images)
Dale Earnhardt Jr. Fast Third In XFINITY Race At Texas Motor Speedway
Posted 04.11.15
Fort Worth – Dale Earnhardt Jr. probably needed a Goody’s after the NASCAR XFINITY Series race Friday night at Texas Motor Speedway. But, it wasn’t because he had a tough night in his No. 88 JR Motorsports Chevrolet Camaro. Instead it was the outcome of a grueling battle with ...FULL STORY »
Kurt Busch, driver of the #41 Haas Automation Chevrolet, poses with Miss Coors Light Rachel Rupert after winning the Coors Light Pole Award during qualifying for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Duck Commander 500 at Texas Motor Speedway on April 10, 2015 in Fort Worth, Texas. - Photo Credit: Sarah Glenn/Getty Images
Kurt Busch Puts Chevrolet SS on Pole at Texas
Posted 04.10.15
Chevrolet SS sweeps the front row for the Duck Commander 500 WORTH, TX - (April 10, 2015) – Kurt Busch placed his No. 41 Haas Automation Chevrolet SS on the pole position for Saturday night’s Duck Commander 500 at Texas Motor Speedway (TMS), the seventh race of the 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup ...FULL STORY »


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