Press Releases

Feb 17

Kahne, Kenseth Scheduled For Martinsville Party Plaza Prior To STP 500

Martinsville Speedway's Party Plaza MARTINSVILLE, Va. (February 17, 2014) – Two championship contenders are scheduled to appear in Martinsville Speedway’s Party Plaza prior to the STP 500 on March 30. Kasey Kahne and Matt Kenseth are scheduled to be in the Party Plaza on the morning of the STP 500. The drivers will appear at different times and each will participate in an emceed question-and-answer session during their appearance. The Party Plaza offers fans a morning full of excitement with racing celebrities, show cars, racing simulators, games, prizes and music. Vendors will be selling food and Pepsi products. There will be a beer garden offering an assortment of beer. Admission to the Party Plaza, which also includes a Pre-Race Track Pass to walk along the front-stretch of Martinsville ... FULL STORY »

Carlos Contreras, NASCAR’s Original Diversity Driver and Rick Ware Racing Team Up for Daytona

Carlos Contreras - Photo Credit: Rusty Jarrett/Getty Images Carlos Contreras makes his return to NASCAR's Nationwide Series in the Drive4COPD 300 at Daytona on February 22, 2014. Contreras, a talented internationally known driver with 7 Mexican Championships, has been a true ambassador for NASCAR over the years. ... FULL STORY »

How To Qualify For The Daytona 500

Daytona 500 Qualifying Qualifying for the Daytona 500 is unlike any other auto racing qualifying procedure. Drivers have multiple opportunities to qualify for the season-opening race, as opposed to the usual format of one qualifying session per event. The first chance comes via Daytona 500 Coors ... FULL STORY »

Justin Wilson and Dale Coyne Prepare for 2014

Justin Wilson with Engineer Michael Cannon (left) and Team Owner Dale Coyne (right) Plainfield, Illinois - No, it is not a typo. When you are preparing for the 2014 IndyCar season with a driver that is nearly 2.0 meters tall (6’ 3.5” to be exact) and new safety regulations require you to add ... FULL STORY »

BMS Officials Announce Drive to Stop Diabetes 300 Presented By Lilly Diabetes

Drive to Stop Diabetes 300 Logo March 15th Nationwide Event Part of Saturday Racing Doubleheader BRISTOL, Tenn. (Thursday, February 13, 2014) – Bristol Motor Speedway officials today announced an important new sponsorship of the March 15 NASCAR Nationwide Series race, now known as the Drive to Stop Diabetes 300 presented by Lilly ... FULL STORY »

Ricky Stenhouse Jr 2014 NSCS Sprint Unlimited Race Preview

2014 NSCS Ricky Stenhouse Jr - Photo Credit: Rainier Ehrhardt/Getty Images Ricky Stenhouse Jr – Sprint Unlimited Advance  Team: No. 17 Nationwide Insurance Ford Fusion Crew Chief: Mike Kelley Primary Chassis: RK- 799 – last raced in the 2012 Shootout by Edwards - finished ninth ADVANCE NOTES ·         Stenhouse in the Sprint Unlimited          o   By winning the pole award at Atlanta Motor Speedway, ... FULL STORY »

Kyle Petty Charity Ride Across America announces route for 20th Anniversary motorcycle trek

Kyle Petty Charity Ride Across America Logo Scenic tour kicks off in Carlsbad, Calif., concludes in Daytona Beach, Fla. CHARLOTTE, N.C. Feb. 11, 2014 – The Kyle Petty Charity Ride Across America announced today the course for its 20th Anniversary Ride. From Saturday, May 3 through Saturday, May 10, 2014, ... FULL STORY »

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2014 Sonoma Raceway Tickets On Sale Tomorrow
Posted 01.31.14
Fans Can Secure NASCAR, NHRA, INDYCAR and WTCC Race Tickets  SONOMA, Calif. (Jan. 31, 2014) – Tickets for the 2014 racing season at Sonoma Raceway go on sale Feb. 1, and the raceway has retooled its menu of offerings to better meet the needs of fans and continue to deliver great value for ...FULL STORY »
Madison Rising - Photo Credit: Dave Bray - lead singer of Madison Rising
NASCAR Fans: Meet Madison Rising
Posted 11.05.13
Core values, shared beliefs, and dedication form the very heart and soul of every relationship and it will ultimately determine its long-standing success. A match made in Heaven.  Soul mates.  Fate.  Call it what you will, but NASCAR and music have been hand in hand going all the way back to ...FULL STORY »

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