Mar 22

2014 NNS 300 Race Results & Point Standings

Kyle Larson, driver of the #42 Cartwheel Chevrolet, celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Nationwide Series TREATMYCLOT.COM 300 at Auto Club Speedway on March 22, 2014 in Fontana, California. - Photo Credit: Harry How/Getty Images It was "young gun" Kyle Larson holding off veteran driver Kevin Harvick (by 0.342 seconds) to win his first career NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) race with his victory in Saturday's NNS 300 at Auto Club Speedway. Following Larson and Harvick to the drop of the checkered flag were Kyle Busch finishing third, Joey Logano (who led the most laps - 96 out of 150) fourth and pole-sitter Elliott Sadler finished fifth. Series Sunoco Rookie of the Year (ROTY) contender, Chase Elliott, brought home sixth-place, while Matt Kenseth finished seventh, ROTY contender Ty Dillon eighth, Trevor Bayne ninth and Regan Smith rounding out the top-ten finishing positions. Regan Smith remains the points leader by virtue of having a better season so far then ... FULL STORY »

Darlington Raceway is still a magical place for NASCAR racing
By NASCAR Wire Service

Darlington Raceway Logo Darlington Raceway LogoDARLINGTON, S.C.— By now, everyone has heard the rumors. When I left Darlington Raceway after Saturday night’s Bojangles’ Southern 500, I turned to a friend who has worked at the track for years and said what I always say: “See you next year.” The response I got was decidedly different this time. “I hope so,” he said. In the rumor mill, Darlington’s place on the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series schedule is tenuous. That being the case, it was gratifying to sit in on a Saturday noon press conference at the venerable speedway, where track president Chip Wile and NASCAR president Mike Helton talked about plans for the 2015 event. No, Darlington doesn’t have a specific date for next year’s race. That won’t be set ... FULL STORY »

2014 NNS 300 Starting Lineup

Elliott Sadler, driver of the #11 GameStop-Turtle Beach Toyota, sits in his car during qualifying for the NASCAR Nationwide Series TREATMYCLOT.COM 300 at Auto Club Speedway on March 22, 2014 in Fontana, California. - Photo Credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images Elliott Sadler captured the NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) Coors Light Pole Award Saturday afternoon at Auto Club Speedway, as Sadler, with qualifying lap speed of 176.991 m.p.h., will lead the field in today's NNS 300. This was Sadler's first series ... FULL STORY »

Chris Buescher 2014 NNS TREATMYCLOT.COM 300 Race Preview

Chris Buescher Chris Buescher – TREATMYCLOT.COM 300 Team: No. 60 ROUSH Performance Parts Ford Mustang Crew Chief: ... FULL STORY »

2014 NNS 300 Final Practice Session Speeds

Ty Dillon, driver of the #3 WESCO Chevrolet, sits in his car during practice for the NASCAR Nationwide Series TREATMYCLOT.COM 300 at Auto Club Speedway on March 21, 2014 in Fontana, California. - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) Sunoco Rookie of the Year (ROTY) contender, Ty Dillon, with a lap speed of 176.462 m.p.h., showed the fastest way around Auto Club Speedway Friday evening during the final NNS 300 practice session. Another ROTY contender, Chase ... FULL STORY »

2014 NNS 300 First Practice Session Speeds

Kyle Busch, driver of the #54 Monster Energy Toyota, sits in his car during practice for the NASCAR Nationwide Series TREATMYCLOT.COM 300 at Auto Club Speedway on March 21, 2014 in Fontana, California. - Photo Credit: Robert Laberge/Getty Images [table=2138](i) Ineligible for Driver Points in this Series # Denotes Rookie * Required to Qualify on Time Source: Timing and Scoring provided by NASCARMedia/NASCAR Statistics FULL STORY »

ROUSH Performance Parts to Serve as Primary Partner for Chris Buescher, No. 60 NNS Team

Chris Buescher Plymouth, MI. (March 20, 2014) – ROUSH Performance Parts (RPP) has announced it will serve as the primary partner on the No. 60 Ford Mustang - piloted by NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) rookie Chris Buescher – for 10 races during ... FULL STORY »

Shakey’s Pizza Parlor Fuels JD Motorsports In California

JD Motorsports Logo ALHAMBRA, Calif. – Get ready for very fast pizza. Shakey’s Pizza Parlor, one of the country’s most popular pizza restaurants, has joined JD Motorsports with Gary Keller and driver Jeffrey Earnhardt for Saturday’s Nationwide Series race at Auto Club Speedway in ... FULL STORY »

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K1 Speed Joins JD Motorsports with Gary Keller
no responses - Posted 03.20.14
IRVINE, Calif. – K1 Speed, which operates the nation’s leading go-kart racing facilities, has joined JD Motorsports with Gary Keller as a key sponsor for Nationwide Series races at Auto Club Speedway and Texas Motor Speedway. K1 Speed colors will debut on the team cars, driven by Landon Cassill and ...FULL STORY »
A view of "Big Hoss" the largest HD video board in the world at Texas Motor Speedway on March 19, 2014 in Fort Worth, Texas. - Photo Credit: Gary Miller/Getty Images
‘Big Hoss TV’, Celebrities Shine During Official Unveiling Of World’s Largest High-Definition LED Video Board
no responses - Posted 03.20.14
'Duck Dynasty' Stars Willie And Korie Robertson, Defending Duck Commander 500 & O'Reilly Auto Parts 300 Champion Kyle Busch, Defending Firestone 600 Champion Helio Castroneves Take Part In Evening Festivities 'Big Hoss TV' To Officially Claim Guinness World Record For Largest High-Definition LED Video Board During Duck Commander 500 Weekend  FORT WORTH, ...FULL STORY »
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Jeffrey Earnhardt Looking For Rebound At Auto Club Speedway
no responses - Posted 03.20.14
FONTANA, Calif. – Jeffrey Earnhardt rolls into Auto Club Speedway this weekend eyeing an improved performance in the JD Motorsports with Gary Keller No. 4 Chevrolet. Earnhardt finished 32nd last week at Bristol Motor Speedway in his fourth race in the JD Motorsports car. Saturday will mark his first run on the ...FULL STORY »
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Landon Cassill Hopes To Continue Strong Run
no responses - Posted 03.20.14
FONTANA, Calif. – After scoring his best finish of the young season last weekend at Bristol Motor Speedway, Landon Cassill hopes to continue the charge in Saturday’s 300 Nationwide Series race at Auto Club Speedway. Cassill rolled home 12th in Saturday’s race at BMS and now moves from a fast ...FULL STORY »
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Goodyear Racing Tire 2014 NASCAR Auto Club Speedway Fast Facts
no responses - Posted 03.19.14
GOODYEAR TIRE NOTES NASCAR Sprint Cup Series -- Race No. 5 – Auto Club 400 NASCAR Nationwide Series -- Race No. 5 – 300 Auto Club Speedway (2.0-mile oval) – Fontana, Calif. Fast Facts for March 21-23, 2014 Tire: Goodyear Eagle Speedway Radials Set limits: Sprint Cup: 5 sets for practice/qualifying, and 11 sets for the ...FULL STORY »
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Toyota NASCAR Tidbits – March 17 – 23, 2014
no responses - Posted 03.19.14
TOYOTA TERRITORY:  Headquarters for Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc., are located in Torrance, Calif.  Toyota sold its first car -- the Toyopet Crown -- in its initial dealership located in Hollywood, Calif., in 1957.  Sales began in 1958 and totaled 288 vehicles that first year.  Since production of the Toyota Camry began in ...FULL STORY »
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Elliott Sadler 2014 NNS 300 Race Preview
no responses - Posted 03.19.14
Elliott Sadler / No. 11 Sport Clips Toyota Preview 300 at Auto Club Speedway No. 11 Sport Clips Toyota News and Notes: · SADLER BY THE NUMBERS AT FONTANA: For the fifth race of the 2014 season, Elliott Sadler will climb behind ...FULL STORY »
2014 NNS Driver Chase Elliott (NAPA Auto Parts) - Photo Credit: Nick Laham/Getty Images
Dawsonville to Hollywood (Chase Elliott)
no responses - Posted 03.19.14
DRIVER: Chase Elliott / No. 9 NAPA AUTO PARTS Chevrolet RACE: 300 (150 laps / 300 miles) TRACK: Auto Club Speedway DATE: Saturday, March 22, 2014 FONTANA, Calif. (March 19, 2014) – Chase Elliott is once again heading west, just as he did two weeks ago, but this ...FULL STORY »

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