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May 09
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2014 NSCS 5-hour ENERGY 400 First Practice Session Speeds

2014 NSCS Driver Kyle Larson (Target) - Photo Credit: Sean Gardner/Getty Images NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) Sunoco Rookie of the Year (ROTY) candidate, Kyle Larson - with a lap speed of 189.076 m.p.h. - was the quickest Friday afternoon during the first 5-hour ENERGY 400 practice session at Kansas Speedway. Aric Almirola was second quickest with a lap speed of 188.620 m.p.h., and he was followed by Clint Bowyer (188.528 m.p.h.) who was third, Dave Blaney (188.455) fourth and Kasey Kahne (188.042) was fifth. Rounding out the top-ten quickest drivers in the session were Greg Biffle (187.859 m.p.h.) who was sixth, Kevin Harvick (187.839) seventh, Joey Logano (187.813) eighth, Jeff Gordon (187.800) ninth and Jimmie Johnson (187.767) posting the tenth quickest lap speed. The teams will return to the track this afternoon for their ... FULL STORY »

Tony Stewart – Progressive Rock

NASCAR Driver Tony Stewart (Bass Pro Shops/Mobil 1) - Photo Credit: Christian Petersen/Getty Images KANNAPOLIS, N.C., (May 7, 2014) – Tony Stewart is a fan of progressive rock, be it of the powerhouse band “Kansas” that was formed in Topeka in the early 1970s, to the rock that was unearthed at Kansas Speedway in ... FULL STORY »

Denny Hamlin 2014 NSCS 5-hour ENERGY 400 Race Preview

2014 NSCS Driver Denny Hamlin (FedEx Freight) - Photo Credit: Will Schneekloth/Getty Images RACE INFO: Event: 5-Hour Energy 400 Date/Time: May 10/6:30 p.m. CT 2013 winner: Matt Kenseth 2013 polesitter: Matt Kenseth Distance: 267 laps/400.5 miles Track Length: 1.5 miles Banking: 14 degrees Track Shape:  Quad-Oval EXPRESS NOTES: Triumph in Talladega: Denny Hamlin captured his first points-paying victory of the 2014 season in Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Talladega (Ala.) ... FULL STORY »

Casey Smith Heads into Rumble By the River 125 at Montgomery with Momentum

Casey Smith Austin, TX 5/6/2014 - So far in the 2014 Southern Super Series season Casey Smith has had fast cars and the results to prove it with four top ten finishes including a second place finish in the last race ... FULL STORY »

Indy Trading Post Teams with Andretti

Andretti Autosport Logo INDIANAPOLIS (May 5, 2014) - The No. 25 Indy car of Marco Andretti will see the addition of Indianapolis-based Indy Trading Post for the inaugural Grand Prix of Indianapolis and the 98th running of the Indianapolis 500. The third-generation racer is fresh ... FULL STORY »

Pocono 400 Hauler Parade Coming to Harrisburg

Pocono Raceway Logo Pennsylvania First Lady Susan Corbett and Pocono Raceway President/CEO Brandon Igdalsky Make Announcement; First-of-its-Kind Event to Kick Off in Harrisburg on June 5 LONG POND, PA (May 5, 2014) – Pocono Raceway President/CEO Brandon Igdalsky today joined Pennsylvania First Lady Susan Corbett and Harrisburg ... FULL STORY »

Brendan Gaughan Finishes 34th at Talladega Superspeedway

Brendan Gaughan (Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevansky / Getty Images) Brendan Gaughan and the No. 62 South Point Hotel & Casino Chevrolet Camaro started from the 11th position in Saturday's NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Talladega Superspeedway. The Las Vegas-native used the beginning laps to gain valued information about the ... FULL STORY »



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2014 Indianapolis Motor Speedway Month of May Schedule
Posted 05.03.14
2014 INDIANAPOLIS MOTOR SPEEDWAY MONTH OF MAY SCHEDULE (All times local, subject to change) Thursday, May 8 GRAND PRIX OF INDIANAPOLIS PRACTICE - Free Admission 9 a.m.-6:30 p.m., Public Gates Open 10 a.m-5:30 p.m., Verizon IndyCar Series & Mazda Road to ...FULL STORY »
Brandon McReynolds (Photo Credit: Jerry Markland / Getty Images)
Brandon McReynolds Ready To Take On Stockton 99 Speedway
Posted 04.29.14
NASCAR K&N Pro Series West Returns To Historic California Track ROSEVILLE, Calif. (April 29, 2014) – The NASCAR K&N Pro Series West travels to one of the most challenging tracks on the circuit this week, with a visit to Stockton (Calif.) 99 Speedway on Saturday. Brandon McReynolds will get ...FULL STORY »
Joey Logano, driver of the #22 Shell-Pennzoil Ford, celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Toyota Owners 400 at Richmond International Raceway on April 26, 2014 in Richmond, Virginia. - Photo Credit: Todd Warshaw/Getty Images
Cool-Down Lap: The biggest surprises of the 2014 NASCAR season so far
Posted 04.28.14
After Saturday night’s knock-down, drag-out war at Richmond International Raceway, the first third of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season is over. Nine of the first 26 regular-season races have been run, and Stewart-Haas Racing and Team Penske have recorded three victories each. In and of themselves, those results could be considered ...FULL STORY »
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Cole Custer Captures Win At Richmond International Raceway
Posted 04.26.14
BMR Drivers Custer, Drake Finish First & Third In K&N Pro Series East Action RICHMOND, Va. (April 26, 2014) – Cole Custer took the lead from his Bill McAnally Racing teammate Nick Drake near the midway point of the Blue Ox 100 and pulled away to win the NASCAR K&N ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Ryan Newman on track in the No. 31 Quicken Loans Chevrolet SS - Photo Credit: Christian Petersen/Getty Images
2014 NSCS Toyota Owners 400 Final Practice Session Speeds
Posted 04.25.14
During Friday's final NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) Toyota Owners 400 practice session at Richmond International Raceway, it was Ryan Newman - with a lap speed of 124.235 m.p.h. - placing himself at the top of the scoring pylon. Tony Stewart, with a lap speed of 123.468 m.p.h., put up the second ...FULL STORY »
Kyle Larson, driver of the #42 AXE Peace Chevrolet, practices during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Toyota Owners 400 at Richmond International Raceway on April 25, 2014 in Richmond, Virginia. - Photo Credit: Rainier Ehrhardt/Getty Images
2014 NSCS Toyota Owners 400 First Practice Session Speeds
Posted 04.25.14
NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) Sunoco Rookie of the Year (ROTY) candidate, Kyle Larson, with a lap speed of 126.880 m.p.h., was the fastest Friday morning during the first Toyota Owners 400 practice session at Richmond International Raceway. The 2012 NSCS champion, Brad Keselowski, was second fastest with a lap speed of ...FULL STORY »
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Brodie Kostecki Back in Action at Richmond International Speedway
Posted 04.24.14
The past few weeks have been quiet on the track for the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East field, but the engines will fire back up this Friday, April 25 for the Blue Ox 100 at Richmond International Raceway in Virginia. The return to action can't come soon enough ...FULL STORY »
2014 NNS Driver James Buescher (Rheem) - Photo Credit: Chris Graythen/Getty Images
2014 NNS ToyotaCare 250 Final Practice Session Speeds
Posted 04.24.14
Thursday afternoon at Richmond International Raceway, it was James Buescher - with a lap speed of 121.792 m.p.h.- posting the fastest lap during the final NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) ToyotaCare 250 practice session. Trevor Bayne, with a lap speed of 121.518 m.p.h., was second fasest, followed by series Sunoco Rookie of ...FULL STORY »


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