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Two-For-Two This Week For Kyle Busch At Bristol Motor Speedway

Kyle Busch, driver of the #54 Monster Energy Toyota, celebrtates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Nationwide Series Food City 250 at Bristol Motor Speedway on August 23, 2013 in Bristol, Tennessee. - Photo Credit: John Harrelson/Getty Images Kyle Busch said Friday afternoon he wasn’t sure if his No. 54 Monster Energy Toyota Camry would qualify well, but he said it would race well. Not only did Busch scored the pole for the Food City 250, but he dominated and scored his ninth win of the year and swept both NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Bristol (Tenn.) Motor Speedway in 2013. It was also the second triumph of the week for the Las Vegas, Nevada native, as he also scored the win in Wednesday night’s UNOH 200 driving the No. 51 ToyotaCare Toyota Tundra for his Kyle Busch Motorsports (KBM) organization. Busch in his 17th race of the year for Joe Gibbs Racing led from the drop of the green ... FULL STORY »

Part-time anchorman Matt Kenseth hopes to BE story at Richmond
By NASCAR Wire Service

Matt Kenseth, driver of the #20 Ford, looks on in the garage area during NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Preseason Thunder testing at Daytona International Speedway on January 10, 2013 in Daytona Beach, Florida. - Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images WASHINGTON, D.C. – For the time being, Matt Kenseth plans to keep his day job. But it's apparent that the former NASCAR Sprint Cup champion is as comfortable with a microphone in his hand as a steering wheel. Staying classy throughout a guest appearance at the Newseum on Pennsylvania Avenue, Kenseth did more than sign autographs and take photos with fans within eyeshot of the Capital dome. He handled a wide-ranging Q & A with aplomb, then tried his hand at news broadcasting, doing his best Ron Burgundy imitation at the media museum's Anchorman exhibit. "I'm a big Will Ferrell fan," said Kenseth, who also spent nearly a half hour in a talk show setting at the Newseum's Knight Theater, tackling the questions ... FULL STORY »



Kyle Busch, driver of the #54 Monster Energy Toyota, celebrtates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Nationwide Series Food City 250 at Bristol Motor Speedway on August 23, 2013 in Bristol, Tennessee. - Photo Credit: John Harrelson/Getty Images
Two-For-Two This Week For Kyle Busch At Bristol Motor Speedway
no responses - Posted 08.23.13
Kyle Busch said Friday afternoon he wasn’t sure if his No. 54 Monster Energy Toyota Camry would qualify well, but he said it would race well. Not only did Busch scored the pole for the Food City 250, but he dominated and scored his ninth win of the year and ...FULL STORY »
Kyle Larson, driver of the #30 Autism Speaks Chevrolet, celebrates after winning the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Carolina 200 at Rockingham Speedway on April 14, 2013 in Rockingham, North Carolina. - Photo Credit: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images
Kyle Larson Captures First NASCAR Win At Rockingham; Hornaday Jr. And Wallace Jr. Tango
no responses - Posted 04.14.13
And no one was sitting. A late-race caution jumbled the field back together under overcast skies at Rockingham (N.C.) Speedway. A potent rookie driver Kyle Larson in complete command of the North Carolina Education Lottery 200 at The Rock presented by Cheerwine, with a former track winner Joey Logano on fresher ...FULL STORY »
MTV: Jeremy Clements uttered slur
no responses - Posted 03.01.13
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- MTV on Friday confirmed that Nationwide Series driver Jeremy Clements uttered a racial slur in a conversation with an editor, which led to Clements receiving an indefinite suspension from NASCAR for violating the sport's code of conduct. The editor, Marty Beckerman, explained in a story published on MTV's website that he attended ...FULL STORY »
Travis Pastrana and wife expecting first child
no responses - Posted 02.26.13
NASCAR Nationwide series driver Travis Pastrana and his wife Lyn-z Adams Hawkins Pastrana are expecting their first child. The couple made the announcement in concurrent posts on social media Tuesday. “Travis Pastrana and I are stoked to announce Baby Pastrana expected to be "Dropping In" to this world 9/2013”, Lyn-Z wrote ...FULL STORY »
Police: Ex of Truck Series driver Jennifer Jo Cobb tries to repossess crew van
no responses - Posted 02.22.13
DAYTONA BEACH -- Truck Series racer Jennifer Jo Cobb thought someone stole her team's van following a promotional event at a Ponce Inlet restaurant, an official said. It turns out the van wasn't stolen but taken in an attempt to repossess it by a man with whom Cobb is involved in ...FULL STORY »
PROFOX Racing Fire Suit Turns Veterinarian into Volunteer Firefighter
no responses - Posted 02.13.13
Here at PROFOX, we always look forward to hearing new stories from customers about their experiences with our products. We know that, even with our continuous efforts to test and improve our racing gear, the real test for any product is performing out in the field. Of all the wild ...FULL STORY »
Danica Patrick dating Ricky Stenhouse Jr.: NASCAR takes a left turn to the surreal
no responses - Posted 01.26.13
It's a week before the Super Bowl and a month before NASCAR even starts, and you know what millions of people are talking about? RickDan. In case you're not up on the latest celebrity gossip, that's Ricky Stenhouse Jr. and Danica Patrick. And if you're not up on it, what's wrong with ...FULL STORY »
Earnhardt Jr. triggers 12-car wreck in Daytona drafting
no responses - Posted 01.11.13
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- The first foray into pack drafting with the new Gen 6 car went horribly awry Friday as a dozen cars were collected in a crash at Daytona International Speedway. The melee started when Dale Earnhardt Jr. was Mass Article Control - #1 Article Creator And Submitting Solutiontrying ...FULL STORY »
Drivers to split Cup schedule in 51
no responses - Posted 01.09.13
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Regan Smith and AJ Allmendinger will split the 2013 Sprint Cup schedule ibuy cialis onlinen the No. 51 at Phoenix Racing, general manager Steve Barkdoll said on Tuesday. The Spartanburg, S.C.-based organization also hopes to put 2004 Cup champion Kurt Busch in a select number of Nationwide Series ...FULL STORY »
Jeremy Mayfield working on plea deal to avoid jail time in criminal charges
no responses - Posted 01.08.13
NEWTON, N.C. — After more than a year of legal maneuvering, Jeremy Mayfield is talking to prosecutors about possible pbuy generic viagra onlinelea agreements but said Monday that he would not accept any plea deal under which he would go to jail on drug and stolen goods charges. The former NASCAR ...FULL STORY »
NASCAR’s Trevor Bayne gets engaged
no responses - Posted 12.23.12
One of NASCAR’s most eligible bachelors is off the market. 2011 Daytona 500 champion Trevor Bayne announced via his Twitter feed Saturday that he and longtime girlfriend Ashton Clapp are now engaged. “Wellll ladies and gentlemen…she said yes!!! #futuremrsbayne”, Bayne Tweeted via his account @Tbayne21. The driver included a picture of him ...FULL STORY »
Rules package now in teams' hands
no responses - Posted 12.06.12
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- NASCAR provided teams with the long-awaited rules package for the new car that will debut in the 2013 Daytona 500 in February. The first test with the package, which was distributed Tuesday, will be held Dec. 11-12 at Charlotte Motor Speedway. About 14 drivers so far are on ...FULL STORY »
Stewart declines Indy 500 invitation from Penske
no responses - Posted 12.06.12
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Tony Stewart passed up a chance to race for Roger Penske in the Indianapolis 500. The three-time NASCAR champion said Wednesday at the International Motorsports Industry Show that he wouldn't attempt to race in both the Indy 500 and NASCAR's Coca-Cola 600 on the same day. "As much as ...FULL STORY »
Danica Patrick, husband getting divorced
no responses - Posted 11.20.12
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Danica Patrick said Tuesday she and her husband are divorcing after seven years of marriage. Patrick announced the split with Paul Hospenthal on her Facebook page. She said the two have amicably decided to end their marriage. Hospenthal is a physical therapist who met Patrick while treating her for ...FULL STORY »
Report: Harvick signs with Stewart-Haas Racing
no responses - Posted 11.09.12
AVONDALE, Ariz. -- Tony Stewart has reportedly signed Kevin Harvick to drive for his team beginning in 2014. Tony Stewart would not comment Friday on the report by ESPN.com, which said Harvick has signed a multi-year agreement to drive for Stewart-Haas Racing when his contract expires after next season. Asked about ...FULL STORY »


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