Nationwide Series

May 07

Talladega Superspeedway’s “Big One On The Blvd.” Parade a Huge Hit with Fans & Drivers Alike

TSS Moonoie Eating Contest TALLADEGA, AL – Talladega Superspeedway’s first “Big One on Blvd.” parade last Friday evening in the track’s infamous infield – NASCAR’s Party Capital – will go down as one of the most entertaining non-racing events the 2.66-mile venue has ever seen, and will surely become a new Talladega tradition. With hundreds of fans in attendance, four of NASCAR’s top drivers – Clint Bowyer, Kevin Harvick, Ricky Stenhouse Jr. and Austin Dillon – rode down Talladega Blvd. on a specially-designed float, greeting fans along the way. When the float parked at the end of the Blvd., some of Talladega’s finest participated in a MoonPie eating contest and several BBQ Sauce Wrestling matches. The enormous crowd of onlookers that surrounded the Blvd. was ... FULL STORY »

John Wes Townley to Make 12 More Starts in NASCAR Nationwide Series with Athenian Motorsports

John Wes Townley (Photo Credit: Sean Gardner / Getty Images) ‘Townley to Pilot the No. 25 Zaxby’s Toyota Camry in 13 Events in 2014’ Mooresville, NC (May 7, 2014) Athenian Motorsports announced today they will be competing in a total of thirteen NASCAR Nationwide Series races with John Wes Townley ... FULL STORY »

The “Ragin Cajun” Hal Martin will make his 2014 NASCAR Nationwide Series Debut with TriStar Motorsports at Iowa Speedway

Hal Martin (Photo Credit: Jerry Markland / Getty Images) Mooresville, NC (May 7, 2014) - TriStar Motorsports is excited to announce that NASCAR Nationwide Series driver, Hal Martin will be back behind the wheel of the No. 44 American Custom Yachts Toyota Camry next weekend at Iowa Speedway. This ... FULL STORY »

Winter Gives Way To Spring (Training) At Iowa Speedway

Iowa Speedway Logo Six NASCAR Nationwide Series drivers test prior to “Wide-Opening Weekend” May 17-18 NEWTON, IA. (May 6, 2014) – With “Wide-Opening Weekend” at Iowa Speedway less than two weeks away, six NASCAR Nationwide Series drivers representing five teams took to the ... FULL STORY »

Alex Tagliani to Compete in Two NASCAR Nationwide Series Races for Team Penske

NASCAR Driver Alex Tagliani - Photo Credit: Robert Laberge/Getty Images MOORESVILLE, N.C. (May 6, 2014) – Accomplished road racer Alex Tagliani will drive the No. 22 Discount Tire Ford Mustang for Team Penske in two 2014 NASCAR Nationwide Series road course races. Tagliani will compete for the team in the June ... FULL STORY »

Illinois Office of Tourism Partners with Chicagoland Speedway for the 300 NASCAR Nationwide Series Race 300 at Chicagoland Speedway Logo 300 Takes Center Stage This July During a Rare Off-Weekend in the Sprint Cup Series Joliet, Ill. – May 6, 2014 – As part of a longstanding partnership, Chicagoland Speedway today announced the Illinois Office of Tourismas the title sponsor of its July NASCAR Nationwide Series ... FULL STORY »

Aaron’s Dream Weekend at Talladega Superspeedway Outcompetes All 2014 NASCAR Weekends

Aaron's Dream Weekend at Talladega A Slew of Lead Changes, Great Weather and High Speeds Make for One of the Year’s Best TALLADEGA, AL – Under a picture perfect blue sky, the Aaron’s Dream Weekend at Talladega Superspeedway proved again why the “Biggest and Baddest” race ... FULL STORY »

Hattori Racing Enterprises
Hattori Racing Enterprises Refocusing, Shifting Attention to NASCAR Nationwide Series
Posted 05.05.14
Mooresville, NC (May 5, 2014) – Hattori Racing Enterprises’ owner, Shigeaki Hattori, announced today that the team will be scaling back in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series and running more NASCAR Nationwide Series races. “We started our Nationwide Series program this year with intentions to run only a few Nationwide ...FULL STORY »
Athenian Motorsports
John Wes Townley Posts a 13th Place Finish in the NASCAR Nationwide Series at Talladega Superspeedway in Athenian Motorsports Debut
Posted 05.05.14
Townley Runs ARCA And NNS Double Header Posting Second and 13th at Talladega Talladega, AL (May 5, 2014)- John Wes Townley posted a 13th place finish in the running of the Aaron’s 312 NASCAR Nationwide Series race, piloting the No. 25 Zaxby's Toyota Camry at Talladega Superspeedway Saturday afternoon after a ...FULL STORY »
Jamie Dick (Photo Credit: Jennifer Stewart / Getty Images)
Jamie Dick 2014 NNS Aaron’s 312 Post Race Report
Posted 05.05.14
The high banks and tight racing at Talladega Superspeedway equate to an opportunity for a strong run and a chance to pull of a victory. Jamie Dick and the No. 55 Viva Auto Group team went into the weekend hoping to capitalize on that opportunity. Throughout the first ...FULL STORY »
Eric McClure (Photo Credit: Getty Images)
Eric McClure Posts 17th-place Finish at Talladega
Posted 05.05.14
Talladega, AL (May 3, 2014)- After posting a 35th-place finish in Daytona, the season's first superspeedway race, Eric McClure and the Hefty®/Reynolds Wrap® team headed to Talladega Superspeedway looking for redemption. Starting 18th, McClure and the Hefty®/Reynolds Wrap® team showed great perseverance throughout the 117-lap event to post the team's ...FULL STORY »
Chris Buescher (Photo Credit: Rainier Ehrhardt / Getty Images)
Chris Buescher Captures Career-High Finish at Talladega
Posted 05.05.14
TALLADEGA, Ala. (May 2, 2014) – Chris Buescher headed to Talladega Superspeedway this weekend for his first NASCAR Nationwide Series attempt on a restrictor plate track. After a solid qualifying effort the Roush Fenway Racing driver started the Aaron’s 312 from eighth, but was quickly shuffled back early after losing ...FULL STORY »
TriStar Motorsports
TriStar Motorsports (Mike Bliss / Eric McClure / David Starr) 2014 NNS Aaron’s 312 Post Race Reports
Posted 05.05.14
Mooresville, NC (May 4, 2014) - The NASCAR Nationwide Series weekend at Talladega Superspeedway is complete and what an exciting weekend it was. It was a horsepower filled weekend with both the Aarons 312 and the Kentucky Derby running on the same day! TriStar Motorsports race results below: David ...FULL STORY »
2014 NNS Driver David Starr Striping
David Starr 2014 Aaron’s 312 Post Race Report
Posted 05.05.14
Mooresville, NC (May 4, 2013) - After an exciting race at Talladega Superspeedway Saturday afternoon, David Starr and the No. 44 Steely Lumber Co. Toyota Camry finished the Aarons 312 ninth. Starr battled his way from his 16th place starting position, to eventually leading the race under green flag conditions. ...FULL STORY »
Kyle Larson, driver of the No. 42 Cartwheel Chevrolet, pits after crashing during the NASCAR Nationwide Series Aaron's 312 at Talladega Superspeedway on May 3, 2014 in Talladega, Alabama. (Photo Credit:  Mike Ehrmann / Getty Images)
Kyle Larson Races to a 30th-Place Finish in True Talladega Form
Posted 05.04.14
TALLADEGA, Ala. (May 4, 2014) - Kyle Larson made his second-career start at Talladega Superspeedway during Saturday afternoon's Aaron's 312 and despite suffering major damage to his No. 42 Cartwheel by Target Chevrolet, the 21-year-old drove to a 30th-place finish after spending nearly 40 laps in the garage to ...FULL STORY »
Damage is seen on the car of Dylan Kwasniewski, driver of the #31 Rockstar Chevrolet, after crashing during the NASCAR Nationwide Series Aaron's 312 at Talladega Superspeedway on May 3, 2014 in Talladega, Alabama (Photo Credit: Patrick Smith / Getty Images)
Dylan Kwasniewski Gets Caught Up In Accident, Finishes 35th at Talladega
Posted 05.04.14
Talladega, Ala. (May 4, 2014) - Dylan Kwasniewski's first-career NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) start at Talladega Superspeedway did go as hoped, as the young 18-year-old rookie got caught up in a four-car accident on lap 44, relegating Kwasniewski and the No. 31 Rockstar Energy Drink Chevrolet team to a 35th-place ...FULL STORY »

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