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Motorsports This Week on ESPN

ESPN Logo NASCAR Sprint Cup at Pocono Live on ESPN The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series visits the “Tricky Triangle,” Pocono Raceway in Long Pond, Pa., for a 400-mile race onSunday, Aug. 3, and ESPN will have a live telecast. NASCAR Countdown airs at noon ET with the race’s green flag at 1:19 p.m. Also from Pocono, ESPN2 will air NASCAR Sprint Cup practices on Saturday, Aug. 2, at 9 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. The race also airs live in Canada on TSN and will air in Spanish on ESPN Deportes on Aug. 4 at 4 a.m. All NASCAR programming on ESPN networks is available on computers, smartphones, tablets, Xbox 360, Xbox One, Apple TV, Roku and Amazon Fire TV via WatchESPN, accessible to fans who receive ESPN’s linear networks as part of their video ... FULL STORY »

Sprint To End Cup Series Sponsorship After 2016 Season
By Chris Knight

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Logo Let the search begin. With two years remaining on their extension contract, Sprint informed NASCAR Tuesday that it will not renew their sponsorship of the Sprint Cup Series following the checkered flag of the 2016 season. The decision by one of the top mobile carriers in the United States will force NASCAR to find a new partner to back its top national series for the second time in 13 years. Sprint began its tenure with NASCAR under the NASCAR Nextel Cup Series banner in 2004 in what was a 10-year agreement, replacing R.J. Reynolds and the iconic Winston-brand after a 33-year run. A branding change four years later in 2008 made it the Sprint Cup Series, after Sprint and Nextel ... FULL STORY »

2014 Iowa Speedway NASCAR August Weekend Track Event Schedule

U.S. Cellular 250 IOWA SPEEDWAY 2014 NASCAR NATIONWIDE SERIES NASCAR K & N PRO SERIES EVENT SCHEDULE Thursday, July 31ST 9:30 AM NKNPS REGISTRATION OPENS 10:30 AM ... FULL STORY »

TriStar Motorsports (Mike Bliss / Eric McClure / David Starr) 2014 NNS Lilly Diabetes 250 Post Race Reports

TriStar Motorsports Indianapolis, IN (July 27, 2014)- The 250-mile NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway is complete. The Lilly Diabetes 250 post race notes below: Mike Bliss and the No. 19 Tweaker Energy Shot Camry Finished 22nd: Tweaker Energy Shot was ... FULL STORY »

Part Failure Relegates Eric McClure to 36th-place Finish at Indianapolis Motor Speedway

Eric McClure (Photo Credit: Getty Images) Indianapolis, IN (July 26, 2014)- Eric McClure faced an uphill battle in Saturday's Lilly Diabetes 250 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. It started when the team discovered a broken right-front hub following time trials Saturday afternoon that made them forfeit their ... FULL STORY »

Dylan Kwasniewski Comes Home 14th at the Brickyard

Dylan Kwasniewski, No. 31 Fraternal Order of Eagles Chevrolet Camaro SPEEDWAY, Ind. (July 27, 2014) - Making his first-career NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) start at Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Saturday afternoon, Dylan Kwasniewski and his No. 31 Fraternal Order of Eagles (FOE) team looked to learn their way around the ... FULL STORY »

Strategy at the Brickyard Leaves Kyle Larson with an Eighth-Place Finish

Kyle Larson, No. 42 Nashville Outlaws Chevrolet Camaro SPEEDWAY, Ind. (July 27, 2014) - In his second-career NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) start at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Kyle Larson and his Turner Scott Motorsports (TSM) team battled track position and fuel strategy, which ultimately left them with an eighth-place ... FULL STORY »

James Buescher Crosses Bricks In 21st Position at Indianapolis Motor Speedway

James Buescher INDIANAPOLIS (July 27, 2014) - Making his second start at the famed Indianapolis Motor Speedway, James Buescher and the Rheem team rolled off the grid in the 18th starting position for Saturday's Lilly Diabetes 250. At the start of the ... FULL STORY »



2014 NSCS Driver Landon Cassill (Hillman Racing) - Photo Credit: Drew Hallowell/Getty Images
Landon Cassill Strong In Indianapolis Race
no responses - Posted 07.27.14
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Landon Cassill roared out from a 30th-place starting spot, finished on the lead lap and rolled home 16th in Saturday’s Lilly Diabetes 250 Nationwide Series race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Cassill, driving the JD Motorsports with Gary Keller Chevrolet, raced as high as 10th at the world’s ...FULL STORY »
2014 NNS Driver Jeffrey Earnhardt (JD Motorsports) - Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images
Engine Failure Sidelines Jeffrey Earnhardt
no responses - Posted 07.27.14
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – A sour engine spoiled Jeffrey Earnhardt’s shot at scoring a big finish in Saturday’s Lilly Diabetes 250 Nationwide Series race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Earnhardt parked his Chevrolet with engine failure 53 laps into the 100-lap race. He finished 35th. “We didn’t really get to show what we ...FULL STORY »
2014 NNS Driver Ryan Reed in car (Lilly) - Photo Credit: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images
Ryan Reed Finishes 20th in Lilly Diabetes 250
no responses - Posted 07.27.14
INDIANAPOLIS (July 27, 2014) – Roush Fenway Racing rookie Ryan Reed made his first NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) start at the famed Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Saturday in the Lilly Diabetes 250. Crew Chief Seth Barbour made a bold fuel strategy call, but a mechanical issue on the ...FULL STORY »
2014 NNS Driver Trevor Bayne (AdvoCare) - Photo Credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images
Trevor Bayne Finishes Ninth In Indianapolis
no responses - Posted 07.27.14
SPEEDWAY, In. (July 26, 2014) – Trevor Bayne, driver of the No.6 AdvoCare Ford Mustang earned his 14th top-10 result of the 2014 NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) season on Saturday afternoon at Indianapolis Motor Speedway after taking the checkered flag in the ninth position. “It was a good points ...FULL STORY »
Brian Scott
Brian Scott Earns 10th Top-10 Finish at Indianapolis Motor Speedway
no responses - Posted 07.27.14
Brian Scott and the No. 2 Smokey Mountain Herbal Snuff Chevrolet Camaro qualified for the Lilly Diabetes 250 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in the 10th position. Scott battled inside the top-10 for the majority of the 100-lap event at the historic track. Strategy was the name of the game for ...FULL STORY »
Ty Dillon, driver of the #3 Bass Pro Shops Chevrolet, celebrates with a burnout after winning the NASCAR Nationwide Series Lilly Diabetes 250 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway on July 26, 2014 in Indianapolis, Indiana. - Sean Gardner/Getty Images
Ty Dillon Wins the Lilly Diabetes 250 at the Brickyard, Dash4Cash
no responses - Posted 07.27.14
Ty Dillon drove the No. 3 Bass Pro Shops Chevrolet Camaro to his first career NASCAR Nationwide Series victory on Saturday at Indianapolis Motor Speedway and Nationwide Insurance's Dash4Cash $100,000 bonus. Dillon "kissed the bricks" with his fellow teammates following a strong run by the No. 3 Camaro where he ...FULL STORY »
Paul Menard (Photo Credit: Sean Gardner / Getty Images)
Paul Menard Finishes Sixth at Indianapolis Motor Speedway
no responses - Posted 07.27.14
Paul Menard drove Richard Childress Racing's No. 33 NIBCO / Menards Chevrolet Camaro to a sixth-place finish in Saturday's 100-lap event at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. The Eau Claire, Wis., driver started ninth and raced inside the top 10 for 37 laps of competition. The NIBCO/Menards driver radioed that the No. ...FULL STORY »
2014 NNS Driver Brendan Gaughan (South Point) - Photo Credit: Jason Miller/Getty Images
Brendan Gaughan Finishes 19th at Indianapolis Motor Speedway
no responses - Posted 07.27.14
Brendan Gaughan and the South Point Hotel & Casino Chevrolet Camaro started the NASCAR Nationwide Series Lilly Diabetes 250 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in the 17th position. With the threat of a mechanical issue early in the race, crew chief Shane Wilson took advantage of the first caution on lap ...FULL STORY »


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