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Oct 22
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Winn-Dixie Partners with Talladega Superspeedway

Winn Dixie 300 at Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway Event Logo Introduces Race Fans to the Winn-Dixie 300 Set for May 2015 TALLADEGA, AL — Winn-Dixie, a subsidiary of Jacksonville, Florida-based BI-LO Holdings, announced Saturday at Talladega Superspeedway it is entering into a new partnership with NASCAR’s Most Competitive Track to sponsor the “Winn-Dixie 300” NASCAR XFINITY Series race on Saturday, May 2, 2015. The new partnership was announced – and the new Winn-Dixie 300 logo unveiled - at a press conference that featured five-time Talladega Superspeedway winner Dale Earnhardt, Jr. Director of Sales and Marketing for Winn-Dixie Rich Romano, District Director for Winn-Dixie Birmingham (AL) Jim Rossetti and Talladega Superspeedway Chairman Grant Lynch. With 68 Winn-Dixie stores spread throughout the state of Alabama, the company is proud to sponsor the Winn-Dixie 300 ... FULL STORY »

NASCAR XFINITY Series, NASCAR Camping World Truck Series To Incorporate Updates In 2015
By Press Release

NASCAR Logo 32-Truck Maximum Starting Field, New Qualifying Rule Among Competition Changes DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Oct. 22, 2014) – NASCAR today announced three key enhancements in the NASCAR XFINITY Series and NASCAR Camping World Truck Series for the 2015 season. The updates include:  Beginning next season, the qualifying rule for the NASCAR XFINITY Series (currently the NASCAR Nationwide Series) and the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series will resemble that of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, and will emphasize speed.  The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series maximum starting field will be set at 32 trucks.  The drivers’ last name will be featured on the back window of each series’ cars and trucks, helping fans to better identify the drivers. “Our mission of providing the best on-track product possible is ... FULL STORY »

Blake Koch is Teaming up with Grammy Nominated Artist Flo Rida, to Promote Celsisus’ Flo Fusion Workout Powder in the No. 44 Flo Fusion Toyota Camry at Homestead Miami Speedway

2014 NNS Driver Blake Koch (SupportMilitary.org) - Photo Credit: Robert Laberge/Getty Images Mooresville, NC (October 20,2014)- Blake Koch is back with TriStar Motorsports for the season finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway. Koch will pilot the No. 44 Celsius Flo Fusion Toyota Camry, as he will attempt to top his break out performance ... FULL STORY »

EPA recognizes Michigan International Speedway for leading green power use

Michigan International Speedway Logo MIS is first motorsports facility to join EPA Green Power Partnership at 100% BROOKLYN, Mich. (October 20, 2014) – Michigan International Speedway officials announced today that the racetrack is using green power as part of a partnership with the U.S. Environmental ... FULL STORY »

Richard Petty Motorsports to Move Race Operations

Richard Petty Motorsports Logo Larger Space Designed for Growth and Opportunity CONCORD, N.C. (October 19, 2014) - Richard Petty Motorsports (RPM) announced today their race operations will move from their current location in Concord, N.C. to Mooresville, N.C. at the end of the 2014 NASCAR ... FULL STORY »

NASCAR Nationwide Series Race Honors Disabled American Veterans At Phoenix International Raceway

DAV 200 Logo DAV 200 – Honoring America’s Veterans to be held Saturday, Nov. 8 at 2 p.m. MST PHOENIX – Phoenix International Raceway President Bryan R. Sperber announced today that DAV (Disabled American Veterans) will be recognized as the title sponsor of ... FULL STORY »

Daytona International Speedway Installs Highest Piece of Steel As Part of Topping Out Ceremony

DAYTONA Rising: Reimagining an American Icon Logo Historic Redevelopment Project Reaches Halfway Point DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Daytona International Speedway held a topping out ceremony today to install the highest piece of steel associated with its $400 million DAYTONA Rising project and celebrate the halfway point in the ... FULL STORY »

Toyota NASCAR Tidbits – Oct. 13 – 19, 2014

Toyota Racing Logo CAMRY CHASERS:  All three Joe Gibbs Racing drivers are in the top-10 in points as the final race in the 'Contender' round of the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship approaches this weekend at Alabama's Talladega Superspeedway.  Camry driver Kyle ... FULL STORY »



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Honorary Officials Named for GEICO 500 & fred’s 250 Powered by Coca-Cola at Talladega Superspeedway
no responses - Posted 10.14.14
TALLADEGA, AL – Talladega Superspeedway announced today the individuals who will give the command “Drivers Start Your Engines” and those who will waive the green flag to start the fred’s 250 Powered by Coca-Cola and GEICO 500, Oct. 18-19. The performers for the rendition of the National Anthem were unveiled ...FULL STORY »
Jeffrey Earnhardt (Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk / Getty Images)
Jeffrey Earnhardt Victim Of Early Crash At Charlotte
no responses - Posted 10.11.14
CONCORD, N.C. – Friday night’s Drive for the Cure 300 Nationwide Series race at Charlotte Motor Speedway ended far too early for Jeffrey Earnhardt. Earnhardt became ensnarled in an 11-car accident as the field was coming up to speed to take the green flag at the start of the race. His ...FULL STORY »
Landon Cassill (Photo Credit: Jerry Markland / Getty Images)
Landon Cassill 17th At Charlotte Motor Speedway
no responses - Posted 10.11.14
CONCORD, N.C. – Landon Cassill turned in another strong lead-lap performance in Friday night’s Drive for the Cure 300 Nationwide Series race at Charlotte Motor Speedway, finishing 17th. Cassill has scored top-20 runs in eight of the past 12 Nationwide races. "It was a good night for us,” said Cassill, who drove ...FULL STORY »
James Buescher (Photo Credit: Andy Lyons / Getty Images)
Accident Relegates James Buescher to 31st-Place Finish at Charlotte
no responses - Posted 10.11.14
CHARLOTTE (October 11, 2014) - After showing speed early, James Buescher and the No. 99 Rheem Toyota team's night ended early after getting caught up in a wreck on lap 74. The Texas native started the Drive for the Cure 300 from the 18th position. Buescher wasted no time early ...FULL STORY »
Trevor Bayne (Photo Credit: Jerry Markland / Getty Images)
Trevor Bayne Comes Home Seventh in Charlotte
no responses - Posted 10.11.14
CONCORD, N.C. (Oct. 11, 2014) – Trevor Bayne, driver of the No. 6 AdvoCare Ford Mustang, recorded his third-consecutive top-10 finish in the NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) event on Friday evening at Charlotte (N.C.) Motor Speedway, taking the checkered flag in the seventh position. “We had a really fast ...FULL STORY »
Ryan Reed (Photo Credit: Jerry Markland / Getty Images)
Ryan Reed Earns a Top-15 Finish at Charlotte Motor Speedway
no responses - Posted 10.11.14
CONCORD, N.C. (Oct. 11, 2014) – Roush Fenway Racing rookie of the year contender Ryan Reed and the No. 16 American Diabetes Association Drive to Stop DiabetesSM presented by Lilly Diabetes team ran strong in Friday night’s race at Charlotte Motor Speedway, with Reed earning his 15th top-15 finish ...FULL STORY »
TriStar Motorsports
TriStar Motorsports 2014 NNS Drive for the Cure 300 Post Race Reports
no responses - Posted 10.11.14
Mike Bliss Finishes 18th: Mike Bliss qualified 15th for the Drive for the Cure 300 at Charlotte Motor Speedway Friday afternoon. Happy with the car's handling, Bliss was ready for the green flag to drop under the lights. When an early caution flag waved on lap 2, Bliss caught minimal ...FULL STORY »


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