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Nationwide Series

May 21
Wednesday

Now graduated, the rest of Chase Elliott’s life starts now

Chase Elliott, driver of the #9 NAPA Auto Parts Chevrolet, stands in the garage during practice for the NASCAR Nationwide Series Get To Know Newton 250 Presented By Sherwin Williams at Iowa Speedway on May 16, 2014 in Newton, Iowa. - Photo Credit: Todd Warshaw/Getty Images Charlotte, N.C. (May 21, 2014) – Last weekend Chase Elliott checked the life box entitled “Complete high school” when he graduated from Kings Ridge Christian School. This weekend he becomes a full-time working man. If the transition comes with any semblance of trepidation for Elliott, it’s perfectly understandable. It would make him no different than anyone else. A diploma is more than a piece of paper. It’s a non-refundable ticket to adulthood. With it comes responsibility and obligation. Elliott will be moving to North Carolina this week to be near his race team, JR Motorsports. Perhaps to his advantage, Elliott’s first race out of high school will be the hometown track of his new abode. Elliott will be making his track debut ... FULL STORY »

Regan Smith 2014 NNS HISTORY 300 Race Preview

2013 NNS Driver Regan Smith - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images DRIVER: Regan Smith / No. 7 Fire Alarm Services Chevrolet RACE: History 300 (200 laps / 300 miles) TRACK: Charlotte Motor Speedway DATE: Saturday, May 24, 2014 Quotes | Regan Smith “Things have been going well for our Fire Alarm team. I think ... FULL STORY »

Kevin Harvick 2014 NNS HISTORY 300 Race Preview

2013 NNS Kevin Harvick (Hunt Brothers) - Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images DRIVER: Kevin Harvick / No. 5 Hunt Brothers Pizza Chevrolet RACE: History 300 (200 laps / 300 miles) TRACK: Charlotte Motor Speedway DATE: Saturday, May 24, 2014 Quotes | Kevin Harvick “Charlotte is starting to get back to its old characteristics with the ... FULL STORY »

NASCAR Nationwide Series driver Jeremy Clements renews commitment to Racing for a Cause

Jeremy Clements (Photo Credit: Streeter Lecka for Getty Images North America) (McDonough, Ga) When Jeremy Clements accepted an invitation to an appearance at a go-karting fundraiser in 2010, he didn’t anticipate forming a bond with a young boy on a huge mission. That bond led to his involvement with ... FULL STORY »

Kyle Busch 2014 NNS HISTORY 300 Race Preview

Kyle Busch (Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton / Getty Images) MOORESVILLE, N.C. (May 21, 2014) – The No. 54 Monster Energy unit and driver, Kyle Busch, approach Charlotte (N.C.) Motor Speedway this week the same as they have every race this season, focused on a victory. Having already won ... FULL STORY »

American Diabetes Association Youth Ambassador Sam Faust to ‘Ride with Ryan’

Sam Faust CONCORD, N.C. (May 21, 2014) – For the second time this season, Roush Fenway Racing’s (RFR) Ryan Reed has a special guest riding along with him during Saturday’s NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) race at Charlotte Motor Speedway. The ... FULL STORY »

Eric McClure Looking for Solid Performance at Charlotte Motor Speedway

Eric McClure (Photo Credit: Jonathan Ferrey / Getty Images) HISTORY 300: Charlotte Motor Speedway Hefty® / Reynolds Wrap® Racing NOTES: Charlotte Fast Facts: This weekend's History 300 will be Eric McClure's 237th-career Nationwide Series start and his 12th at the 1.5-mile speedway. In 11 starts, the Virginia driver has completed ... FULL STORY »



No. 43 Fresh From Florida Ford Mustang
Dakoda Armstrong Looks For Strong Showing In Front of NASCAR’s Home Crowd
Posted 05.20.14
Fresh From Florida Returns to the No. 43 Ford Mustang Weekend Statistics and Notes: The Holiday race weekend at Charlotte Motor Speedway is one of the most anticipated weekends of the year for race teams. It's a chance for team members to share the sport they love with family and friends, and ...FULL STORY »
John Wes Townley (Photo Credit: Sean Gardner / Getty Images)
John Wes Townley Ready for Charlotte NASCAR Nationwide Series Race with Athenian Motorsports
Posted 05.20.14
Townley Comes Off Fourth Place Finish in the NCWTS Race Last Week in Charlotte Concord, NC (May 20, 2014)- John Wes Townley will return to Charlotte Motor Speedway Saturday, May 24th for the running of the History 300 NASCAR Nationwide Series race in the No. 25 Zaxby’s Toyota Camry. Townley is ...FULL STORY »
Michigan International Speedway's Extreme Bus Makeover
Michigan International Speedway transforms a Motorcoach for its annual Extreme Bus Makeover
Posted 05.20.14
BROOKLYN, Mich. (May 20, 2014) — When Ken Schneider of Brantford, Ontario, Canada last came to Michigan International Speedway in February, he dropped off a rusty 1973 MCI Motorcoach. On Monday, he returned to NASCAR’s fastest track and was in for a surprise. Schneider placed the winning $2,025 bid in the ...FULL STORY »
Buckle Up 200 presented by Click It or Ticket Logo
Delaware Office of Highway Safety announces title sponsorship of May 31 NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Dover International Speedway
Posted 05.20.14
“Buckle Up 200 presented by Click It or Ticket” to promote seat belt safety throughout race weekend DOVER, Del. – The Delaware Office of Highway Safety and Dover International Speedway have teamed up for the “Buckle Up 200 presented by Click It or Ticket” NASCAR Nationwide Series race, set for ...FULL STORY »
TriStar Motorsports
TriStar Motorsports (Mike Bliss / Eric McClure / David Starr) 2014 NNS HISTORY 300 Race Previews
Posted 05.20.14
Mooresville, NC (May 20, 2014) - This is the week that every team has been waiting for, NASCAR's homecoming! The NASCAR Nationwide Series is racing in their backyard at Charlotte Motor Speedway for the 33rd Annual History 300. After a successful weekend at Iowa Speedway, all of the TriStar Motorsports ...FULL STORY »
2014 NNS Driver Matt Kenseth (Gamestop) - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images
Matt Kenseth 2014 NNS HISTORY 300 Race Preview
Posted 05.20.14
Matt Kenseth No. 20 GameStop / Mario Kart 8 Toyota Preview History 300 at Charlotte Motor Speedway No. 20 GameStop / Mario Kart 8 Toyota News and Notes: JOE GIBBS RACING AT CHARLOTTE: Joe Gibbs Racing has 66 Nationwide Series starts at Charlotte Motor Speedway including seven wins, 24 top-five, and 35 ...FULL STORY »
James Buescher
James Buescher 2014 NNS HISTORY 300 Race Preview
Posted 05.20.14
RAB Racing NNS Event Preview: Charlotte Motor Speedway History 300... While Charlotte may be a "home" track for many NASCAR teams and drivers, to the Texas-native James Buescher, this weekend's race is just another one on the road. Concord, North Carolina-based RAB Racing however will have plenty of support from family and ...FULL STORY »
2014 NNS Driver Elliott Sadler (OneMain Financial) - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images
Elliott Sadler 2014 NNS HISTORY 300 Race Preview
Posted 05.20.14
Elliott Sadler - No. 11 OneMain Financial Toyota Preview History 300 at Charlotte Motor Speedway TIME TO MAKE HISTORY AT THE HISTORY 300: Elliott Sadler and the No. 11 OneMain Financial team head to Charlotte Motor Speedway this weekend, where the majority of the NASCAR community calls home. In 14 NASCAR ...FULL STORY »
Dylan Kwasniewski, driver of the #42 Up&Up Chevrolet, prepares to drive during practice for the NASCAR Nationwide Series Get To Know Newton 250 Presented By Sherwin Williams at Iowa Speedway in Newton, Iowa. - Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images
Dylan Kwasniewski 2014 NNS HISTORY 300 Race Preview
Posted 05.20.14
Dylan Kwasniewski No. 31 Rockstar Energy Drink Chevrolet Camaro Charlotte Motor Speedway History 300 May 24, 2014 Home Sweet Home... Turner Scott Motorsports (TSM) andthe NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) will return to its home base and Charlotte Motor Speedway (CMS) this weekend for the History 300. Dylan Kwasniewski will make his first-career NNS start this ...FULL STORY »


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