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Sep 06
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Iowa Speedway renews Johnny Sauter’s hope after Canada dismay

Johnny Sauter NEWTON, Iowa (Sept. 6, 2013) -- There's no place like home for anyone, let alone a racecar driver, and even though Iowa's definitely not Johnny Sauter's home, there could be no better place for the Wisconsin native to be this weekend than at Iowa Speedway for Sunday's NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Fan Appreciation 200 presented by New Holland. Sauter's average finish in six Truck Series starts on the .875-mile oval is fifth, second only to ThorSport Racing teammate Matt Crafton's 4.7 average. Sauter buttresses that with a 5.7 average start so it's easy to see why he's anxious for his No. 98 Carolina Nut Co. / Curb Records Toyota to be unloaded Saturday. "Iowa's a short track, we all grew up ... FULL STORY »

2013 NSCS Federated Auto Parts 400 Q&A with Driver Kyle Busch

Kyle Busch, driver of the #18 M&M's American Heritage Chocolate Toyota, stands by his car in the garage area during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Federated Auto Parts 400 at Richmond International Raceway on September 6, 2013 in Richmond, Virginia. - Photo Credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images KYLE BUSCH, No. 18 M&M's Heritage Chocolate Toyota Camry, Joe Gibbs Racing What is your outlook for the race? "Our outlook is certainly different than what it was a year ago. It's just the opportunity to come in here and ... FULL STORY »

AJ Allmendinger 2013 NSCS Federated Auto Parts 400 Race Preview

2013 NSCS No 47 Bush's Beans Toyota Camry (Driver: AJ Allmendinger) AJ ALLMENDINGER NO. 47 BUSH'S® BEANS TOYOTA CAMRY RICHMOND INTERNATIONAL RACEWAY Track: Richmond International Raceway (RIR) Event: Federated Auto Parts 400 Date: Saturday, September 7 Time: 5:30 PM ET TV/Radio: ABC/MRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio Bobby Labonte will miss Richmond International Raceway race: 2000 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion ... FULL STORY »

Victory at Richmond Means Gordon is 1 of 12

NSCS Driver Jeff Gordon (AARP Drive to End Hunger) - Photo Credit: Todd Warshaw/Getty Images RICHMOND, Va. (September 3, 2013) -  It is pretty simple, really. Win and Jeff Gordon is in. Heading into race No. 26 at Richmond International Raceway, Gordon is 11th in the point standings, six markers behind 10th. Following Saturday night's Federated Auto Parts ... FULL STORY »

Toyota 2013 NNS Great Clips / Grit Chips 300 Post Race Notes And Quotes

Toyota Racing Logo TOYOTA NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) Post-Race Notes & Quotes Atlanta Motor Speedway - August 31, 2013 - Camry driver Kyle Busch (second) was the top-finishing Camry driver in Saturday night's NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) race at Atlanta Motor Speedway. - Busch started from the ... FULL STORY »

Toyota Racing 2013 NSCS AdvoCare 500 Post-Qualifying Recaps

Toyota Racing Logo DENNY HAMLIN, No. 11 SportClips Toyota Camry, Joe Gibbs Racing Starting Position: 4th What impressed you the most about your qualifying run? "That I didn't wreck? I've been doing a lot of that lately. I don't know. Our SportClips car ... FULL STORY »

Jamie McMurray & Juan Pablo Montoya 2013 NSCS AdvoCare 500 Race Previews

Earnhardt Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates Earnhardt Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates Advance Notes  RACE SET UP  Race:  AdvoCare 500 Drivers: @jamiemcmurray, @jpmontoya Cars: No. 1 E-Z-GO Chevrolet SS, No. 42 Target Chevrolet SS Track: Atlanta Motor Speedway TV: ESPN (7:30 p.m. ET) Social: @EGRTeams #TeamGanassi #TeamTarget I BET YOU DIDN’T KNOW THAT Did you know?: The first E-Z-Go golf car ran on ... FULL STORY »



2013 IICS No 15 Blu eCigs RLL Honda
blu eCigs Joins RLL’s IndyCar Program as Primary Sponsor at Baltimore and Houston Grand Prix Events
Posted 08.26.13
(blu eCigs continues its 2013 sponsorship season as the primary sponsor of the #15 RLLR IndyCar racing program driven by Graham Rahal at the Grand Prix of Baltimore and the Grand Prix of Houston BROWNSBURG, Ind. (August 26, 2013) – Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing (RLL) announced today that blu eCigs, the electronic cigarette brand widely known for superior ...FULL STORY »
2013 NSCS Driver Danica Patrick - Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images
Patrick Finishes 26th At Bristol
Posted 08.25.13
GoDaddy Driver Continues Sprint Cup Series Education Date: Aug. 24, 2013 Event: Irwin Tools Night Race (Round 24 of 36) Series: NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Location: Bristol (Tenn.) Motor Speedway (.533-mile oval) Start/Finish: 22nd/26th (Running, completed 493 of 500 laps) Point Standing: 27th (436 points, 385 out of first; 249 behind 10th) Winner: Matt Kenseth of Joe ...FULL STORY »
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Team Chevy 2013 NSCS IRWIN Tools Night Race Recaps
Posted 08.25.13
KASEY KAHNE, NO. 5 FARMERS INSURANCE CHEVROLET SS – FINISHED SECOND ON HIS RUN: “We had a really good Farmers Insurance Chevrolet. We were fast. Kenny (Francis, crew chief) made a great call to get the tires and not worry about fuel and I just didn’t get it done. I didn’t win. ...FULL STORY »
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Ford Racing 2013 NSCS IRWIN Tools Night Race Recaps
Posted 08.25.13
CARL EDWARDS – No. 99 Fastenal Ford Fusion – WE HEARD IT WAS THE ENGINE. HOW MUCH WARNING DID YOU HAVE? “I didn’t have any warning. I’ve just got to thank all the guys. That’s the most fun I’ve had in a race car in a long time. Jimmy did ...FULL STORY »
2013 NCWTS Driver Ryan Blaney (Cooper Standard) - Photo Credit: Sean Gardner/Getty Images
Ryan Blaney 2013 NCWTS Michigan National Guard 200 Race Preview
Posted 08.13.13
BRAD KESELOWSKI RACING MICHIGAN PREVIEW MICHIGAN INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY Michigan National Guard 200 (100 laps, 200 miles) No. 29 Cooper Standard Ford F-150 Driven by Ryan Blaney Ryan Blaney (@RyanBlaney22), driver of the No. 29 Cooper Standard Ford F-150, will make his first ever career start at Michigan International Speedway in the NASCAR Camping World Truck ...FULL STORY »
2013 NSCS Driver Casey Mears in the No. 13 GEICO Ford Fusion on track at The Glen - Photo Credit: Todd Pennington/Getty Images
A Fast Mears Races to 12th-Place Finish at Watkins Glen
Posted 08.12.13
Mears’ effort accounts for team’s fifth Top 15 finish of the 2013 season Watkins Glen, NY (August 12, 2013) – Casey Mears was coming off of a strong run at Pocono when he arrived in upstate New York for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series’ second road course outing of the season.  At ...FULL STORY »
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Ford Racing 2013 NSCS Cheez-It 355 at The Glen Post-Race Recaps
Posted 08.11.13
MARCOS AMBROSE – No. 9 Stanley/CTC Jumpstart Ford Fusion – “I’m just really disappointed for my Stanley team. Something was wrong with the car there and I just couldn’t get going. I could feel on the roll-around lap that something had broken, but I just feel bad for the guys ...FULL STORY »
Will Power of Australia driver of the #12 Team Penske Chevrolet Dallara - Photo Credit: Robert Laberge/Getty Images
Power Leads Opening Day of Practice for Honda Indy 200
Posted 08.02.13
LEXINGTON, Ohio - Will Power's lap of 1 minute, 05.4332 seconds on the 2.258-mile, 13-turn Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course was the fastest among 24 drivers participating in practice for the Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio on Aug. 4. Power's lap in the No. 12 Verizon Team Penske car was more than two-tenths ...FULL STORY »
Austin Dillon, driver of the #3 AdvoCare Chevrolet, stands in the garage during practice for the NASCAR Nationwide Series 5-hour ENERGY 200 at Dover International Speedway on May 31, 2013 in Dover, Delaware. - Photo Credit: Geoff Burke/Getty Images
2013 NNS U.S. Cellular 250 First Practice Session Speeds
Posted 08.02.13
Austin Dillon, with a lap speed of 134.765 mph, was the fastest during the first NNS U.S. Cellular 250 practice session at Iowa Speedway. Second fastest with a lap speed of 133.820 mph, was Kenny Wallace, followed by series Sunoco Rookie of the Year (ROTY) contenders, Kyle Larson (133.690 mph) Nelson ...FULL STORY »


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