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Dec 27
Friday

Charlotte Motor Speedway Announces Action-Packed 2014 Schedule

Highlighted by NASCAR's 55th running of the Coca-Cola 600 on May 25, Charlotte Motor Speedway will host nearly 100 days of racing, car shows, concerts, light displays and more during a fun-filled 2014 schedule. (CMS/HHP photo) CONCORD, N.C. (Dec. 27, 2013) – With nearly 100 days of racing, car shows, concerts and more already on the calendar, 2014 is shaping up to be another action-packed year at Charlotte Motor Speedway. The legendary 1.5-mile superspeedway, along with zMAX Dragway and The Dirt Track at Charlotte will entertain fans with NASCAR, NHRA and World of Outlaws races, millions of Christmas lights, monster trucks, anniversary celebrations and more. NASCAR fans will be able to take in some of the most exciting events at The Greatest Place to See the Race. The 10 Day Blockbuster of Racing returns May 16 to May 25. NASCAR’s finest will hit the track on May 17 in an all-out dash for $1 million at the biggest blockbuster all-star ... FULL STORY »

The Dale Jr. Foundation Leverages Fundraising Success Into Contributions to 34 Charities

2013 NSCS Driver Dale Earnhardt Jr - Photo Credit: Todd Warshaw/Getty Images MOORESVILLE, N.C. (Dec. 20, 2013) – The Dale Jr. Foundation (TDJF) concluded its 2013 fundraising season by raising more than $327,000 to be distributed among 34 charities. Some of the beneficiaries include Blessings in a Backpack, Levine’s Children’s ... FULL STORY »

Richmond International Raceway’s “Five Days of Giving” Furnishes Nonprofits with $15,000 in Donations

Richmond International Raceway Logo Richmond, VA (December 20, 2013)—Richmond International Raceway completed its Five Days of Giving campaign today with donations totaling $15,000, benefiting Richmond-area nonprofit organizations. The organizations are receiving grants from the track’s charitable arm – Richmond International Raceway Cares. RIR opened up ... FULL STORY »

2013 NASCAR Nationwide Series Top Performances

NASCAR Nationwide Series Logo Austin Dillon’s Success Continues To Hold True To Form DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Dec. 17, 2013) – Although he’s only competed in NASCAR’s national series fulltime for four years, Austin Dillon has already perfected the art of proving he’s the ... FULL STORY »

Dover International Speedway, American Tower, Inc. partner to install Distributed Antenna System at track

Dover International Speedway Logo New addition will increase cellular telephone connectivity for event weekends DOVER, Del. – Dover International Speedway and American Tower, Inc. have announced a new partnership that will see a Distributed Antenna System (DAS) installed at the track prior to ... FULL STORY »

Austin Dillon, No. 3 Richard Childress Racing Team Extend Title Celebration

Series champion Austin Dillon, driver of the #3 AdvoCare Chevrolet, is congratulated by NASCAR President Mike Helton after the NASCAR Nationwide Series Ford EcoBoost 300 at Homestead-Miami Speedway on November 16, 2013 in Homestead, Florida. - Source: Chris Graythen/Getty Images Driver Champion And His Team Visit Nationwide Headquarters For Full Day Of Activities DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Dec. 16, 2013) – Austin Dillon, the 2013 NASCAR Nationwide Series driver champion, and his No. 3 Richard Childress Racing NASCAR Nationwide team – ... FULL STORY »

Bill Henderson named crew chief for Viva Motorsports

Viva Motorsports Logo CHINA GROVE, NC - Viva Motorsports announced today that Bill Henderson would assume Crew Chief duties for Jamie Dick and the No. 55 Viva Auto Group Chevrolet Camaro. Henderson will take over the role effective immediately in preparation for ... FULL STORY »



James Buescher (Photo Credit: John Harrelson / Getty Images)
James Buescher Departs Turner Scott Motorsports; Lands At RAB Racing
Posted 12.15.13
A rumor many months in the making was finally signed, sealed and delivered Friday afternoon when RAB Racing with Brack Maggard officially announced that 2012 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) champion James Buescher has signed a multi-year contract to drive the team’s No. 99 Toyota Camry beginning in February ...FULL STORY »
2013 NNS Driver Mike Wallace - Photo Credit: Todd Warshaw/Getty Images
Mike Wallace Ousted From JD Motorsports; Landon Cassill To Replace
Posted 12.14.13
Following the conclusion of the Ford EcoBoost 300 at Homestead-Miami (Fla.) Speedway last month, Mike Wallace knew that he didn’t have much sponsorship in place for 2014, but he still had a home with JD Motorsports with Gary Keller. At least he thought he did. Team officials announced Friday afternoon ...FULL STORY »
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James Buescher to Compete Full Time in NASCAR Nationwide Series with RAB Racing in 2014
Posted 12.14.13
"Former Truck Series Champion to Pilot the No. 99 Toyota Camry" CONCORD, N.C. (December 13, 2013) - RAB Racing is pleased to announce that they have signed 2012 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) Champion James Buescher to a multi-year deal to compete full time in the NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS). ...FULL STORY »
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Turner Scott Motorsports Announces James Buescher’s Departure in 2014
Posted 12.13.13
MOORESVILLE, N.C. (December 13, 2013) - Turner Scott Motorsports (TSM) announced today that driver James Buescher will not return to the organization in 2014. Buescher, 23, has driven for TSM since the team's inception in 2010. In addition to winning TSM's first championship when he captured the NASCAR Camping ...FULL STORY »
Jimmy Small, new Iowa Speedway president (Photo Credit: Getty Images for NASCAR)
NASCAR Appoints Jimmy Small As Iowa Speedway President
Posted 12.13.13
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Dec. 12, 2013) – As the first step toward a bright future under new ownership, Iowa Speedway today welcomed Jimmy Small, a rising talent within the industry, as its new track president. Small’s appointment at the Iowa Events Center in Des Moines comes on the heels of ...FULL STORY »
Jamie Johnson and Matt Bunn were among those who received an award at the annual Charlotte Motor Speedway ticket office banquet. (Photo Credit: Charlotte Motor Speedway)
Jamie Johnson Wins Charlotte Motor Speedway Ticket Office Salesperson of the Year; Matt Bunn Named Ticket Operations Employee of the Year
Posted 12.13.13
CONCORD, N.C. (Dec. 13, 2013) – Kannapolis, N.C., resident, Jamie Johnson was named the 2013 Ticket Office Salesperson of the Year during a banquet recognizing sales representatives for their hard work and exceptional results in the Charlotte Motor Speedway ticket office. “Year after year, Jamie has worked hard to hone ...FULL STORY »
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Landon Cassill Move Into Top Spot At JD Motorsports; Mike Wallace Not Returning
Posted 12.13.13
GAFFNEY, S.C. – Up-and-coming driver Landon Cassill will drive the JD Motorsports with Gary Keller lead car – the No. 4 G&K Services Chevrolet – for the 2014 Nationwide Series season. Team owner Johnny Davis made the announcement Friday and said the team looks to make progress in Cassill’s second season ...FULL STORY »
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MIS Cares to award five scholarships in 2014
Posted 12.11.13
BROOKLYN, Mich. (Dec. 11, 2013) — College can be an expensive financial investment. So MIS Cares is hoping to make it a little easier in 2014 for five Jackson and Lenawee County students taking the next step in furthering education. As part of an ongoing initiative to promote ...FULL STORY »
Richmond International Raceway Celebrating 60 Years in NASCAR
Richmond International Raceway, Classic Rock 96.5 & NASCAR Driver Sam Hunt Team Up for Food Drive… Atop the 153-ft Video Scoring Tower
Posted 12.10.13
Radio DJs Sam & Mason Elevated High Above the Track Until Race Car is Packed With Food Richmond, VA (December 9, 2013)— With a little help, Richmond International Raceway is taking its holiday spirit to new heights with a unique food drive to benefit FeedMore’s Central Virginia Food Bank. Classic Rock ...FULL STORY »


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