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Apr 03
Thursday

‘Fast Times’ In Texas For Jeffrey Earnhardt

2014 NNSDriver Jeffrey Earnhardt on track in the No. 4 Flex Seal Chevy Camaro - Photo Credit: Sean Gardner/Getty Images FORT WORTH, Texas – Texas Motor Speedway is among the NASCAR trail’s fastest tracks, and that’s a plus for Jeffrey Earnhardt, who’ll drive the Flex Seal Chevrolet for JD Motorsports with Gary Keller in Friday night’s O’Reilly Auto Parts 300 Nationwide Series race at the 1.5-mile track. The tricky surface at TMS rewards experience, and Earnhardt is fortunate that he has a race there under his belt as the Nationwide tour rolls into Fort Worth this weekend. Earnhardt made his Texas debut last April and produced one of his best efforts of the Nationwide season. He started 36th but raced up into the top 25, leading a lap on the way to a 22nd-place finish. “It’s a very fast and demanding racetrack, and ... FULL STORY »

Chase Spots Going Fast, Time Is Running Out
By NASCAR Wire Service

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Chase for the Championship Logo Four more drivers cleared the two toughest hurdles for entry into the 2014 Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup, joining Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Brad Keselowski, both of whom locked up a spot on the Chase Grid July 13 at New Hampshire. At Indianapolis last Sunday, Jeff Gordon, Jimmie Johnson, Carl Edwards and Joey Logano all either scored a second win (Gordon) or clinched a top 30 points spot (Johnson, Edwards and Logano). Now, those six drivers need only to attempt to qualify for the remaining six races to "officially" earn a spot in the Chase. As a reminder, any driver with multiple wins guarantees himself a spot in the top 15 (or top 16, if the points leader after race No. ... FULL STORY »

Landon Cassill Looking For ‘TV Time’ In Texas

Landon Cassill (Photo Credit: Robert Laberge / Getty Images North America) FORT WORTH, Texas – Texas Motor Speedway will attempt to prove once again this weekend that all things are bigger in the Lone Star State. TMS will debut Big Hoss TV, its new backstretch video board, this weekend. Billed as the ... FULL STORY »

Elliott Sadler 2014 NNS O’Reilly Auto Parts 300 Race Preview

2014 NNS Driver Elliott Sadler (OneMain) - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images Elliott Sadler - No. 11 OneMain Financial Toyota Preview O'Reilly Auto Parts 300 at Texas Motor Speedway SADDLE UP AND HOLD ON: Elliott Sadler and the No. 11 OneMain Financial team look forward to the sixth race of the 2014 NASCAR ... FULL STORY »

Viva Motorsports Forms Partnership with SS Green Light Racing

Viva Motorsports Logo China Grove, N.C. Viva Motorsports is pleased to announce a partnership with SS Green Light Racing for the remainder of the 2014 NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) season, starting April 11th at Darlington Raceway. The partnership between the two teams ... FULL STORY »

Chris Buescher 2014 NNS O’Reilly Auto Parts 300 Race Preview

Chris Buescher (Photo Credit: Kevork Djansezian / Getty Images) Chris Buescher – O’REILLY AUTO PARTS 300 Team: No. 60 ROUSH Performance Parts Ford Mustang Crew ... FULL STORY »

Trevor Bayne 2014 NNS O’Reilly Auto Parts 300 Race Preview

Trevor Bayne (Photo Credit: Jerry Markland / Getty Images) TREVOR BAYNE Texas Motor Speedway Nationwide Race Advance Team: No. 6 AdvoCare Ford Mustang Crew Chief: Chad Norris Chassis: RK- 849 Twitter: @Tbayne21; @RFR6PR ADVANCE NOTES: Bayne at Texas Motor Speedway · After a weekend off, Trevor Bayne returns ... FULL STORY »

Chad Boat Races to Texas with RedFest

Chad Boat "Billy Boat Motorsports to Host Comedian and RedFest Founder Jeff Foxworthy" MOORESVILLE, N.C. (April 2, 2014) - For Billy Boat Motorsports (BBM) and driver Chad Boat, Daytona seemed like eons ago. The wait ends on Friday night ... FULL STORY »



TriStar Motorsports
TriStar Motorsports 2014 NNS O’Reilly Auto Parts 300 Race Preview
no responses - Posted 04.02.14
Mooresville, NC (April 1, 2014) - After a peaceful NASCAR Nationwide Series off weekend last weekend, the TriStar Motorsports team is ready to head to Ft. Worth, TX for the O'Reilly Auto Parts 300 this weekend. TriStar Motorsports will field four Toyota Racing Camrys this weekend at Texas' ...FULL STORY »
2014 NNS Driver Dakoda Armstrong - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images
Dakoda Armstrong Looks to Improve at Texas with Top-10 Finish
no responses - Posted 04.02.14
No. 43 Team Will Use Notes from Last Month's Races Going into Texas Weekend Statistics and Notes: - Texas Motor Speedway is one of the tracks on the NASCAR Nationwide Series schedule that Sunoco Rookie driver, Dakoda Armstrong has the most experience in a stockcar. He has one ARCA Racing Series start ...FULL STORY »
2014 NNS Driver Kyle Larson - Photo Credit: Sean Gardner/Getty Images
Kyle Larson 2014 NNS O’Reilly Auto Parts 300 Race Preview
no responses - Posted 04.02.14
Kyle Larson No. 42 Cartwheel Chevrolet Camaro Texas Motor Speedway O'Reilly Auto Parts 300 April 4, 2014 Racing Under the Lights... After receiving his first NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) win, Kyle Larson and his Turner Scott Motorsports (TSM) team hope to carry momentum as they head to the Lone Star State with the No. 42 ...FULL STORY »
Dylan Kwasniewski (Photo Credit: Nick Laham / Getty Images)
Dylan Kwasniewski 2014 NNS O’Reilly Auto Parts 300 Race Preview
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Dylan Kwasniewski No. 31 Rockstar Energy Chevrolet Texas Motor Speedway O'Reilly Auto Parts 300 April 4, 2014 Deep In the Heart of Texas... After a one week break, The NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) returns to the track on Friday night at Texas Motor Speedway for the O'Reilly Auto Parts 300. Dylan Kwasniewski will ...FULL STORY »
Dale Earnhardt Jr. (Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton / Getty Images)
Dale Earnhardt Jr. 2014 NNS O’Reilly Auto Parts 300 Race Preview
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DRIVER: Dale Earnhardt Jr. / No. 88 Ragu Chevrolet RACE: Texas 300 (200 laps / 300 miles) TRACK: Texas Motor Speedway DATE: Friday, April 4, 2014 Quotes | Dale Earnhardt Jr. “Our company has been performing really well so far this season and it’s heading in a great direction. Knowing we are bringing four ...FULL STORY »
2014 NNS Driver Chase Elliott (NAPA Auto Parts) - Photo Credit: Nick Laham/Getty Images
Rested and Recharged, Chase Elliott Returns To Action at Texas
no responses - Posted 04.02.14
FORT WORTH, Texas (April 1, 2014) – For the first time since the NASCAR Nationwide Series kicked off its 2014 season, Chase Elliott was able to take a break, which was only to say the 18-year-old high school senior devoted the full week to schoolwork. Elliott’s breath of fresh air ...FULL STORY »
2014 NNS Driver Regan Smith (TaxSlayer.com) - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images
Regan Smith 2014 NNS O’Reilly Auto Parts 300 Race Preview
no responses - Posted 04.02.14
DRIVER: Regan Smith / No. 7 TaxSlayer.com Chevrolet RACE: Texas 300 (200 laps / 300 miles) TRACK: Texas Motor Speedway DATE: Friday, April 4, 2014 Quotes | Regan Smith “Having some time to stop and hit the reset button is a positive thing. An off weekend is good for that. It certainly isn’t ...FULL STORY »
Kevin Harvick (Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton / Getty Images)
Kevin Harvick 2014 NNS O’Reilly Auto Parts 300 Race Preview
no responses - Posted 04.02.14
DRIVER: Kevin Harvick / No. 5 Hunt Brothers Pizza Chevrolet RACE: Texas 300 (200 laps / 300 miles) TRACK: Texas Motor Speedway DATE: Friday, April 4, 2014 Quotes | Kevin Harvick “We’re bringing the same car we took to Fontana two weeks ago. Both tracks have aged surfaces and more tire fall off ...FULL STORY »


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