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Jul 25
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2014 NSCS John Wayne Walding 400 Q&A with Kurt Busch

Kurt Busch, driver of the #41 Haas Automation Chevrolet, drives through the garage area during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Crown Royal Presents, the John Wayne Walding 400 at the Brickyard Indianapolis Motor Speedway on July 25, 2014 in Indianapolis, Indiana. - Photo Credit: Matt Sullivan/Getty Images KURT BUSCH, NO. 41 HAAS AUTOMATION CHEVROLET SS, met with members of the media at Indianapolis Motor Speedway and discussed the difference of racing an Indy Car and Stock Car on the 2.5-mile track, his connection to Indianapolis following his attempt at the double in May and many other topics. MODERATOR: Now joining us, driver of the No. 41 Haas Automation Chevrolet for Stewart Haas Racing, Kurt Busch. Kurt, you're kind of a rock star here in the month of May, doing the double at the Indianapolis 500, the Coca-Cola 600 in Charlotte. You had quite a tremendous experience. Talk about coming back to this track for the first time after that stellar run here in the month of May. KURT BUSCH: This feels like ... FULL STORY »

Darrell Wallace Jr. wins wild one at Eldora Speedway
By Chris Knight

Eldora Speedway Track Owner Tony Stewart presents Darrell Wallace Jr. , driver of the #54 ToyotaCare Toyota, with a trophy after winning the Camping World Truck 2nd Annual 1-800 Car Cash Mudsummer Classic at Eldora Speedway on July 23, 2014 in Rossburg, Ohio. - Photo Credit: Sean Gardner/Getty Images In front of a packed house at Eldora Speedway, Darrell Wallace Jr. won Wednesday’s night second annual 1-800 CarCash Mudsummer Classic. Wallace, a NASCAR Drive for Diversity graduate, earned his second NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) win of the season. Wallace led the final 97 laps of the 150-lap race and withstood a relentless effort by Kyle Larson, another NASCAR Drive for Diversity graduate. However, Larson creamed the wall with two laps remaining, sealing Wallace's third career victory in NCWTS competition in the No. 54 ToyotaCare Toyota Tundra for Kyle Busch Motorsports. "That's so cool - on the dirt at Eldora," Wallace said from Victory Lane. "Really? Eldora? "The coolest things about it is I came into this hoping ... FULL STORY »

2014 NSCS John Wayne Walding 400 Q&A with Jeff Gordon

Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 Axalta Chevrolet, looks on in the garage area during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Crown Royal Presents The John Wayne Walding 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway on July 25, 2014 in Indianapolis, Indiana. - Photo Credit: Rainier Ehrhardt/Getty Images JEFF GORDON, NO. 24 AXALTA CHEVROLET SS, met with members of the media at Indianapolis Motor Speedway and discussed racing at the famed 2.5-mile track, his thoughts on the 2015 schedule and many other topics.  Full Transcript MODERATOR: We're going to continue ... FULL STORY »

2014 NSCS John Wayne Walding 400 First Practice Session Speeds

2014 NSCS Driver Matt Kenseth on track in the No. 20 Dollar General Toyota Camry - Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images Matt Kenseth, with a lap speed of 186.285mph, was the quickest Friday afternoon during the first NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) practice session for Sunday's John Wayne Walding 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Posting the second quickest lap speed of 186.070mph, was ... FULL STORY »

Jimmie Johnson to Wear the Blue Bunny Helmet of Hope at The Brickyard

Jimmie Johnson Foundation Five Charities Awarded $25,000 and Logo Placement on Johnson’s Helmet CHARLOTTE, N.C. (July 25, 2014) --- Jimmie Johnson revealed today the special Blue Bunny Helmet of Hope design he will wear during this weekend’s Sprint Cup Series race at Indianapolis Motor ... FULL STORY »

2014 NSCS John Wayne Walding 400 Q&A with Petty & Almirola

Aric Almirola with Richard Petty - Photo Credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images Richard Petty and Aric Almirola were part of a presentation with sponsors Eckrich and Kroger that recognized Samuel Sawyer and his military family Friday morning at Indianapolis Motor Speedway as part of Operation Inspiration.  Sawyer, who was born with spina bifida, was presented ... FULL STORY »

Chevy Day & Team Chevy Racing Display Return to Indianapolis Motor Speedway

Chevy Bowtie Symbol Autographs, Q&A Sessions with Some of Racing’s Biggest Stars  DETROIT – Race fans will get the opportunity to see up close race-car drivers such as Jimmie Johnson, Jeff Gordon, Dale Earnhardt Jr., Tony Stewart, Kevin Harvick and Danica Patrick, and cars like ... FULL STORY »

Fan Favorites to Rock Red Cat Summer Stage

Watkins Glen International Logo Tim Dugger will headline the Red Cat Summer Stage Concert on Friday night ofCheez-It™ 355 at The Glen ; Zac Brown Tribute Band returns as opening act WATKINS GLEN, NY (July 24, 2014) – Watkins Glen International is proud to welcome back Tim Dugger as the headliner for the ... FULL STORY »



2014 NSCS Driver Landon Cassill Pitting the No. 40 carforsale.com Chevy SS - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images
Carsforsale.com to Sponsor No. 40 Hillman Racing Chevrolet SS at Indianapolis Motor Speedway
no responses - Posted 07.24.14
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (July 24, 2014) – Carsforsale.com, one of the Internet’s largest online automotive inventory websites, is proud to announce that the No. 40 Carsforsale.com Chevrolet SS will make its fourth appearance of the season with Landon Cassill and Hillman Racing at the NASCAR Crown Royal Presents the John Wayne Walding 400 on July 27.  The 21st annual 160-lap ...FULL STORY »
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Bobby Labonte, Reed Sorenson 2014 NSCS John Wayne Walding 400 Race Preview
no responses - Posted 07.24.14
Huntersville, NC (July 24, 2014) - Heading to one of the most prestigious events in auto racing, Tommy Baldwin Racing will field a three car team at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Bobby Labonte joins Michael Annett and Reed Sorenson for the Crown Royal Presents the John Wayne Walding 400 at the ...FULL STORY »
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IMS Encourages Fans to Use ‘Know Your Zone’ Routes, Parking
no responses - Posted 07.24.14
Infield parking available for Sprint Cup race Sunday by advance permit purchase only INDIANAPOLIS, Thursday, July 24, 2014 - Race fans looking for the most efficient ways to avoid heavy traffic en route to the 2014 Kroger Super Weekend and the 21st running of the Crown Royal Presents the John Wayne Walding 400 at the ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Carl Edwards (Fastenal) - Photo Credit: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images
Carl Edwards 2014 NSCS John Wayne Walding 400 Race Preview
no responses - Posted 07.24.14
Carl Edwards – Brickyard 400 Team: No. 99 Fastenal Ford Fusion Crew Chief: Jimmy Fennig Primary Chassis: RK-910 Backup Chassis: RK-904 Twitter: @99_RFRracing ADVANCE NOTES  New Hampshire Recap o   After starting 14th Carl Edwards ran in the top 20 for most of the race, but was able to capture a 13th place finish on the 1-mile oval.  Edwards at the Brickyard o   Edwards is still ...FULL STORY »
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Kasey Kahne Firing on All Cylinders for WGI
no responses - Posted 07.23.14
Hendrick Motorsports driver promotes Cheez-It™ 355 at The Glen during multiple in-market appearances WATKINS GLEN, NY (July 23, 2014) – Kasey Kahne, driver of the No. 5 Chevrolet SS for Hendrick Motorsports, spent his afternoon in the Buffalo area promoting the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series - Cheez-It™ 355 at The Glen.  Making appearances on behalf ...FULL STORY »
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ESPN’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Coverage Rolls Out at Indianapolis
no responses - Posted 07.23.14
ESPN begins its coverage of the final 17 races of the 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season with a live, flag-to-flag telecast of the Brickyard 400 at historic Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Sunday, July 27. The telecast from Indianapolis is presented by Golden Corral and begins with theNASCAR Countdown pre-race show at noon ET from ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Justin Allgaier (HScott Motorsports) - Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images
Justin Allgaier 2014 NSCS John Wayne Walding 400 Race Preview
no responses - Posted 07.23.14
Justin Allgaier No. 51 Collision Cure Body Werks Chevrolet Indianapolis Motor Speedway Crown Royal presents the John Wayne Walding 400 | July 27, 2014 Yard of Bricks...Justin Allgaier will be making his first NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) start this weekend at Indianapolis Motor Speedway (IMS). He has two starts in ...FULL STORY »
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Jamie McMurray, Kyle Larson 2014 NSCS John Wayne Walding 400 Race Previews
no responses - Posted 07.23.14
Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates Advance Notes  RACE SETUP Race: The Crown Royal Presents the John Wayne Walding 400 at The Brickyard – #Brickyard Track: Indianapolis Motor Speedway (2.5 mile quad-oval) – @IMS Drivers: @jamiemcmurray, @KyleLarsonRacin Cars: No. 1 Cessna Chevrolet SS, No. 42 Target Chevrolet SS Television: Sunday, July 27 ESPN (1:00 p.m. ET) Social: @CGRTeams #driveCessna ...FULL STORY »


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