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Oct 03
Friday

Attention Grows For JR Motorsports As Potential Championship Nears

JR Motorsports Amidst chasing his first NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship, Dale Earnhardt Jr. is keeping close taps on his JR Motorsports NASCAR Nationwide Series team. Of course, overall, it’s been a great season for Earnhardt Jr., on both sides of the fence. The 39-year old gave an early indication of potential paramount success by striking gold in February’s Daytona 500, earning his second victory in the “Great American Race.” A day earlier, his JR Motorsports team won the Nationwide Series season-opener with Regan Smith behind the wheel. Since then, his team has remained at or near the top of the championship standings and with five races remaining, including Saturday’s Kansas Lottery 300, it’s likely that JR Motorsports will be the home of ... FULL STORY »

Justin Boston’s Concentration Shifts Towards 2015
By Chris Knight

Justin Boston (Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton / Getty Images) When the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) garage opened for business on Thursday afternoon, Justin Boston’s No. 25 Toyota Tundra was noticeably missing at Texas Motor Speedway. Boston’s team, Venturini Motorsports announced in August that the Baltimore, Maryland native would compete in four NCWTS races this season, including the final three race stretch, beginning with Friday night’s WinStar World Casino & Resort 350k. With Boston and Venturini Motorsports absent, it’s obvious, Boston’s plans have been altered with a shifted concentration towards 2015. “I’m disappointed that I won’t be competing in the final stretch of truck races this season, but I’m (very) optimistic about 2015,” said Boston, who made his NCWTS debut at Bristol (Tenn.) Motor Speedway in August. “I’m ... FULL STORY »

Smokey Mountain Herbal Snuff and Pouches Adds Shawn Michaels As Spokesperson

Smokey Mountain Herbal Snuff Logo Influential Icon Stands Behind Personal Mission KANSAS CITY, Kansas (October 3, 2014) - - Smokey Mountain Chew Inc., the world’s largest tobacco-free smokeless company announced today they have partnered with iconic wrestler Shawn Michaels as a spokesperson for their Smokey ... FULL STORY »

Jeremy Clements Racing honors memory of local fan who died from ALS

Jeremy Clements Racing Spartanburg, SC– This weekend, Jeremy Clements will honor the memory of a Spartanburg, SC fan, Wayne Chapman, who passed away earlier this year from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). In August, Jacob Chapman, Wayne's son, emailed Jeremy Clements Racing, asking ... FULL STORY »

JGL Racing 2014 NNS Kansas Lottery 300 Race Preview

JGL Racing JGL Racing Pre Race Notes and Quotes: Kansas Speedway: Event / Date: Kansas Lottery 300 (October 4th) Track: Kansas Speedway (Kansas City, KS) Track Length: 1.5 miles Race Distance: 300 miles (200 laps) Tune In: ESPN at 3:30pm It's off too Kansas Speedway this ... FULL STORY »

Landon Cassill Rolls Into Kansas Speedway

Landon Cassill (Photo Credit: Jerry Markland / Getty Images) KANSAS CITY, Kan. – Landon Cassill will look to add to his seasonal accomplishments this weekend at Kansas Speedway, a track where he has a wealth of experience. Cassill will drive the AllDayParts.com Chevrolet in Saturday’s Kansas Lottery 300 at the ... FULL STORY »

Kyle Busch Foundation Announces Plans for Second Annual Project Pink: Protect Your Pair Initiative

Kyle and Samantha Busch with "Project Pink Champions" at last year's Nationwide Series race at Charlotte Motor Speedway Mooresville, N.C. (Oct. 1, 2014) - As part of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the Kyle Busch Foundation (KBF) announced today plans for its Second Annual Project Pink: Protect Your Pair initiative, which will help raise money and awareness for ... FULL STORY »

Charlotte Motor Speedway and Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina Team Up to Fight Breast Cancer

Drive for the Cure 300 Presented by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina Logo Drive for the Cure 300 Presented by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina Scheduled for Friday, Oct. 10 CONCORD, N.C. (Oct. 1, 2014) – Both known for innovation and being at the forefront of their respective industries, officials from ... FULL STORY »



Trevor Bayne (Photo Credit: Jerry Markland / Getty Images)
Trevor Bayne 2014 NNS Kansas Lottery 300 Race Preview
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Trevor Bayne – Kansas Advance: Team: No. 6 AdvoCare Ford Mustang Crew Chief: Chad Norris Chassis: RK-811 Twitter: @Tbayne21, @RFR6PR and @RoushFenway ...FULL STORY »
Jennifer Jo Cobb (Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton / Getty Images)
Jennifer Jo Cobb’s 2014 Journey Brings Her Home For NASCAR Nationwide Race
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KANSAS CITY, KS. - - Saturday October 4th will mark the return of the NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Kansas Speedway for the Kansas Lottery 300, and a ritual return home for Kansas City Kansas native and NASCAR driver Jennifer Jo Cobb. Cobb will drive the Rick Ware Racing ...FULL STORY »
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Toyota NASCAR Tidbits – Sept. 29 – Oct. 5, 2014
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THREE CAMRY DRIVERS ADVANCE:  All three Camry Chase drivers advanced to the second ‘Contender Round’ of this year’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) championship playoff.  With the points reset for this three-race stint, Kyle Busch,Denny Hamlin and Matt Kenseth each have an equal chance of contending for the Cup.  This ...FULL STORY »
Chase Elliott, driver of the #9 NAPA Auto Parts Chevrolet, stands in the garage during practice for the NASCAR Nationwide Series Get To Know Newton 250 Presented By Sherwin Williams at Iowa Speedway on May 16, 2014 in Newton, Iowa. - Photo Credit: Todd Warshaw/Getty Images
Another Test for NAPA and Chase Elliott in New Territory
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DRIVER: Chase Elliott / No. 9 NAPA AUTO PARTS Chevrolet Camaro RACE: Kansas Lottery 300 (200 laps / 300 miles) TRACK: Kansas Speedway DATE: Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014 MOORESVILLE, N.C. (Oct. 1, 2014) – One thing is for sure, Chase Elliott and his No. 9 NAPA AUTO PARTS team have taken ...FULL STORY »
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Regan Smith 2014 NNS Kansas Lottery 300 Race Preview
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DRIVER: Regan Smith / No. 7 Hunt Brothers Pizza Chevrolet RACE: Kansas Lottery 300 (200 laps / 300 miles) TRACK: Kansas Speedway DATE: Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014 Quotes | Kevin Harvick: HUNT BROTHERS PIZZA GOES PINK: Smith will drive a special pink-themed Hunt Brothers Pizza Chevrolet this weekend at Kansas Speedway. The paint ...FULL STORY »
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Kevin Harvick 2014 NNS Kansas Lottery 300 Race Preview
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DRIVER: Kevin Harvick / No. 5 Morton Buildings Chevrolet RACE: Kansas Lottery 300 (200 laps / 300 miles) TRACK: Kansas Speedway DATE: Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014 Quotes | Kevin Harvick: “Kansas has always been a good track for me in both series. Since the repave, the track has a lot more grip so ...FULL STORY »
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Eric McClure Looking to Improve on 2013 Finish at Kansas Speedway
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McClure Set to Make 250th-career NNS Start: Eric McClure will reach a milestone in his racing career this weekend at Kansas Speedway. Saturday's event will mark his 250th-career Nationwide Series race. His first race in the series dates back to 2003 where he competed at Rockingham Speedway. He posted a ...FULL STORY »


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