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Apr 22
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Michigan International Speedway celebrates Earth Day every day

Michigan International Speedway Logo BROOKLYN, Mich. (April 22, 2014) — When it comes to being green, Michigan International Speedway leads the way. The track is annually recognized for its ongoing environmental sustainability efforts throughout the year. The speedway has worked since 2008 with partners Schupan and Coca-Cola on a recycling program for its race weekends, collecting hundreds of thousands of pounds of aluminum and plastics from cans and bottles, among other things. MIS annually recycles cardboard, paper, glass, plastic, aluminum, construction waste, electronic waste, batteries and motor oil after its events. Fans have embraced their role in the speedway’s recycling efforts. As avid outdoorsman, fishermen, campers and hikers, the guests at MIS understand the importance of recycling and its impact on the environment. MIS ... FULL STORY »

Sunday Indianapolis Motor Speedway Notebook Featuring: Joe Gibbs Racing; Kasey Kahne and Possible Post-Race Inspection Issues
By Chris Knight

2013 NSCS Driver Kasey Kahne (Time Warner Cable) - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images Sunday Indianapolis Motor Speedway: INDIANAPOLIS -- Jeff Gordon may have won the 21st annual Crown Royal presents The John Wayne Walding 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, but Joe Gibbs Racing (JGR) finished second, third and fourth on Sunday, turning some heads as the 2014 edition of The Chase nears. What’s more important from JGR is the team is showing gradual improvement as The Chase inches closer and with a little more work, they could give Hendrick Motorsports a run for their money for the 10-race shootout. Even though Matt Kenseth is (still) winless this season, the recent performance surge from the Huntersville, North Carolina-based team has him solidly fourth in the championship standings, safely secure with a Chase spot. But why that’s all ... FULL STORY »

Chase Elliott’s Perfect Track? He’ll Be There Friday

Chase Elliott DRIVER: Chase Elliott / No. 9 NAPA AUTO PARTS Chevrolet RACE: ToyotaCare 250 (250 laps / 187.5 miles) TRACK: Richmond International Raceway DATE: Friday, April 25, 2014 RICHMOND, Va. (April 22, 2014) – If you had an unlimited budget to design and ... FULL STORY »

Kevin Harvick 2014 NNS ToyotaCare 250 Race Preview

Kevin Harvick DRIVER: Kevin Harvick / No. 5 Tide Chevrolet RACE: ToyotaCare 250 (250 laps / 187.5 miles) TRACK: Richmond International Raceway DATE: Friday, April 25, 2014 Quotes | Kevin Harvick “Richmond has been a great race ... FULL STORY »

Goodyear Racing 2014 Richmond Int’l Raceway NASCAR Tire Fast Facts

Goodyear Racing Logo GOODYEAR TIRE NOTESNASCAR Sprint Cup Series -- Race No. 9 – Toyota Owners 400NASCAR Nationwide Series -- Race No. 8 – ToyotaCare 250Richmond International Raceway (0.750-mile oval) – Richmond, Va.Fast Facts for April 25-26, 2014Tire: Goodyear Eagle Intermediate RadialsSet limits: Sprint ... FULL STORY »

Elliott Sadler 2014 NNS ToyotaCare 250 Race Preview

No. 11 OneMain Financial Toyota Camry Elliott Sadler - No. 11 OneMain Financial Toyota Preview ToyotaCare 250 at Richmond International Raceway GOING GREEN: Elliott Sadler and the No. 11 OneMain Financial team head to his home track of Richmond International Raceway for the eighth NASCAR Nationwide ... FULL STORY »

TriStar Motorsports (Mike Bliss / Blake Koch / Eric McClure) 2014 NNS ToyotaCare 250 Race Previews

TriStar Motorsports Mooresville, NC (April 22, 2014) - The NASCAR Nationwide Series is coming off its second off weekend of the 2014 season this weekend for the Toyota Care 250 at Richmond International Raceway. Friday's race will mark the eighth race ... FULL STORY »

Kyle Busch 2014 NNS ToyotaCare 250 Race Preview

Kyle Busch (Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton / Getty Images) Kyle Busch / No. 54 Monster Energy Toyota Team Preview Richmond International Raceway, ToyotaCare 250 MOORESVILLE, N.C. (April 22, 2014) – Friday night the No. 54 Monster Energy team looks to renew momentum for a winning race season going into week ... FULL STORY »



2014 NNS Driver Jeffrey Earnhardt - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images
Perdue Foods Racing With Jeffrey Earnhardt For Richmond International Raceway
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GAFFNEY, S.C. – Perdue Foods will be riding along with Jeffrey Earnhardt when he challenges Richmond International Raceway in Friday’s ToyotaCare 250 Nationwide Series race. JD Motorsports with Gary Keller announced the Perdue sponsorship Tuesday. The partnership renews a very special relationship for Perdue, which once worked with and sponsored Dale ...FULL STORY »
Brian Scott, driver of the #2 Shore Lodge Chevrolet, stands in the garage area at Richmond International Raceway on September 6, 2013 in Richmond, Virginia. - Photo Credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images
Brian Scott 2014 NNS ToyotaCare 250 Race Preview
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Brian Scott No. 2 Shore Lodge Chevrolet Camaro Event Preview Fact Sheet This Week's Shore Lodge Chevrolet at Richmond International Raceway ... This weekend at Richmond International Raceway, Brian Scott and the No. 2 Shore Lodge Chevrolet Camaro will race chassis No. 101. This is the same ...FULL STORY »
2014 NNS Driver Ty Dillon (WESCO) - Photo Credit: Robert Laberge/Getty Images
Ty Dillon 2014 NNS ToyotaCare 250 Race Preview
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Ty Dillon No. 3 WESCO Chevrolet Camaro Event Preview Fact Sheet This Week's WESCO Chevrolet at Richmond International Raceway ... Dillon will race chassis No. 125 in this weekend's NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Richmond International Raceway. This Richard Childress Racing-prepared chassis was raced earlier this season at ...FULL STORY »
2014 NNS Driver Cale Conley on track in the No. 33 OKUMA Chevrolet Camaro - Photo Credit: Will Schneekloth/Getty Images
Cale Conley 2014 NNS ToyotaCare 250 Race Preview
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Cale Conley No. 33 Okuma Chevrolet Camaro Event Preview Fact Sheet This Week's OKUMA Chevrolet Camaro at Richmond International Raceway ... Cale Conley will pilot chassis No. 107 in Friday evening's NASCAR Nationwide Series event at Richmond International Raceway. This Richard Childress Racing-prepared Chevrolet saw track action four times in 2013 with ...FULL STORY »
Brendan Gaughan (Photo Credit: Jerry Markland / Getty Images)
Brendan Gaughan 2014 NNS ToyotaCare 250 Race Preview
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Brendan Gaughan No. 62 South Point Hotel & Casino Chevrolet Camaro Event Preview Fact Sheet This Week's South Point Hotel & Casino Chevrolet at Richmond International Raceway ... Brendan Gaughan will drive chassis No. 134 at the 0.75-mile track in the Richmond 250 at Richmond International Raceway. Chassis No. ...FULL STORY »
No. 14 Reynolds Wrap® Toyota Camry Render
Lucky No. 13 for Eric McClure at Richmond International Raceway
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Toyota Care 250: Richmond Int'l Raceway Hefty® / Reynolds Wrap® Racing NOTES: Darlington Rewind: Eric McClure earned a track-best finish of 21st at Darlington Raceway despite battling tire and rear-end issues through the middle stages and end of the race. With this finish, the driver and team advanced one spot in ...FULL STORY »
Daniel Saurez - Photo Credit: Geoff Burke/Getty Images
Daniel Suarez to Make NASCAR Nationwide Series Debut With Joe Gibbs Racing
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Will Drive No. 20 Silent Circle / Telcel Toyota at Richmond International Raceway on April 25 Huntersville, NC (April 22, 2014) – Joe Gibbs Racing (JGR) announces today that Daniel Suarez will make his NASCAR Nationwide Series debut at Richmond International Raceway on Friday, April 25 in the No. 20 Silent ...FULL STORY »
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NASCAR Personality Joins GFW Board of Directors
no responses - Posted 04.22.14
NASHVILLE -- Global Force Wrestling is pleased to welcome former NASCAR driver and current Fox Sports NASCAR analyst Hermie Sadler to its Board of Directors. Sadler, who turns 45 later this week, is a lifelong wrestling fan who also has promoted live wrestling events. A 1991 graduate of the University of North ...FULL STORY »


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