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Sep 02
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PERFECT CHASE GRID™ CHALLENGE To Offer Fans First-Ever Opportunity To Predict The Perfect Chase For The NASCAR Sprint Cup Grid

Chase Grid Live CHASE GRID™ BATTLE Will Also Be Available On NASCAR.com DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (September 2, 2014) – Do you think you can predict the perfect Chase for the NASCAR Sprint CupTM grid? Beginning Sunday, September 7 on NASCAR.com, sports fans everywhere will have a chance to do just that: fill out a perfect Chase Grid™ – from the Challenger Round, which begins at Chicagoland Speedway®, to the Championship Round at Homestead-Miami SpeedwaySM – for a chance to win $100,000. Filling out the PERFECT CHASE GRID CHALLENGE will be easy. Once the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup field is set following the Federated Auto Parts 400 at Richmond International Raceway® (Saturday, Sept. 6, 7:30 p.m. ET, ABC), fans will be able to log on to www.NASCAR.com/grid and make their predictions on ... FULL STORY »

Danica Patrick And Boyfriend Ricky Stenhouse Jr. Crash At Chicagoland
By Chris Knight

Danica Patrick and boyfiend Ricky Stenhouse Jr. (Photo Credit: Sean Gardner / Getty Images) They’re all good now, but for a moment during Sunday’s MyAFIBSTORY.com 400 at Chicagoland Speedway, Danica Patrick and boyfriend Ricky Stenhouse Jr. weren’t. The two were having decent runs on Sunday afternoon, but their chances at a better finish were hindered when the two made contact on Lap 258 on the frontstretch. Both cars were on the lead lap, after Patrick had received the free pass during the fifth caution of the day. Patrick climbing from the tail end of the lead lap was making a three-wide pass on Stenhouse’s No. 17 and boss Tony Stewart, when contact between the dynamic duo was made, which sent Patrick’s No. 10 GoDaddy Chevrolet SS gliding across the frontstretch wall. The two were able to pit ... FULL STORY »

Last Minute Ticket Options for RIR’s NASCAR Weekend

Richmond International Raceway Logo NASCAR Returns to Richmond Friday & Saturday As NASCAR prepares to roll into Richmond September 5 & 6, fans have several last-minute ticket options forSaturday’s Federated Auto Parts 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race and Friday’s Virginia529 College Savings 250NASCAR Nationwide Series race. Individual NASCAR Sprint Cup Series grandstand tickets ... FULL STORY »

Gilliland Aims for Richmond Repeat

2014 NSCS Driver David Gilliland (Long John Silver's) - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images Long John Silver's Team Earned Top-20 at Short Track in April STATESVILLE, SEPT. 2, 2014 - David Gilliland, driver of the No. 38 Long John Silver's Ford, comments on racing at Richmond International Raceway: "Richmond is always a wild race, and with ... FULL STORY »

Ragan: Richmond Will Be a Wild One

2014 NSCS Driver David Ragan on track in the No. 34 CSX "Play it Safe" Ford Fusion CSX Says 'Play It Safe' but No. 34 Team Might Take Risks for a Victory STATESVILLE, SEPT. 2, 2014 - David Ragan, driver of the No. 34 CSX "Play It Safe" Ford, comments on racing at Richmond International Speedway: "Richmond will be ... FULL STORY »

Friedman Law Firm Joins the #66 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Team Under the Lights at Richmond International Raceway

Joe Nemechek (Photo Credit: Nick Laham / Getty Images) (Monroe, NC 9-1-14) The #66 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Team is proud to announce that the Friedman Law Firm, based in Richmond, Virginia, has signed on as primary sponsor for the Federated Auto Parts 400 at Richmond International Raceway. Company founder, ... FULL STORY »

Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Clinch Scenarios for Richmond

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Chase for the Championship Logo DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Sept. 1, 2014) – With his win at Atlanta Motor Speedway on Sunday night, Kasey Kahne became the 13th winner of the 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season – and the 13th member of the 2014 Chase for the NASCAR ... FULL STORY »

Motorsports This Week on ESPN and ABC

ESPN on ABC Sprint Cup Chase Berths on Line in Prime Time Richmond Race With places and positions in the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup on the line, the regular season of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series comes to an end at Richmond ... FULL STORY »



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2014 Richmond International Raceway NASCAR (Sept.) Weekend Track Event Schedule
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RICHMOND INTERNATIONAL RACEWAY 2014 NASCAR SPRINT CUP SERIES NASCAR NATIONWIDE SERIES EVENT SCHEDULE Wednesday, September 3RD 6:00 PM NNS HAULERS ENTER (TRUCK ...FULL STORY »
Kasey Kahne, driver of the #5 Farmers Insurance Chevrolet, celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Oral-B USA 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway on August 31, 2014 in Hampton, Georgia. - Photo Credit: Jonathan Moore/Getty Images
Late-race surge at Atlanta puts Kahne in Victory Lane—and in the Chase
no responses - Posted 09.01.14
HAMPTON, Ga. – It was Tony Stewart’s return to racing that dominated the headlines before Sunday night’s Oral-B USA 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway, but it was Kasey Kahne who stole the show—and a berth in the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup. In a race that went 10 laps beyond ...FULL STORY »
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Team Chevy 2014 NSCS Oral-B USA 500 Post-Race Recaps
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KASEY KAHNE, NO. 5 FARMERS INSURANCE CHEVROLET SS – RACE WINNER YOU DID IT, BUT IT TOOK A LOT TO GET HERE: “Yeah, man, it took a lot.  We were all over the place during the race but the guys stayed with me and worked hard.  On those restart - I didn’t ...FULL STORY »
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Ford Racing 2014 NSCS Oral-B USA 500 Post-Race Recaps
no responses - Posted 09.01.14
BRAD KESELOWSKI – No. 2 Alliance Truck Parts Ford Fusion – “We were rallying pretty well.  I made a pit road mistake a little bit earlier that got us behind, but got up to fourth and had a shot at winning the race.  Kevin was really strong, but we were just starting the ...FULL STORY »
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Toyota Racing 2014 NSCS Oral-B USA 500 Post-Race Recaps
no responses - Posted 09.01.14
Matt Kenseth (second) was the highest-finishing Toyota driver in Sunday night’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) race at Atlanta Motor Speedway behind race-winner Kasey Kahne. The runner-up result locks Kenseth into this year’s Chase for the Sprint Cup and puts all three Joe Gibbs Racing Camry drivers in the Chase. Camry driver Denny Hamlin ...FULL STORY »
Kasey Kahne, driver of the #5 Farmers Insurance Chevrolet, celebrates with a burnout after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Oral-B USA 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway on August 31, 2014 in Hampton, Georgia. - Photo Credit: Jonathan Moore/Getty Images
2014 NSCS Oral-B USA 500 Race Results & Point Standings
no responses - Posted 09.01.14
After a second attempt at a green-white-checkered (flags) dash to the finish, it was Kasey Kahne holding off Matt Kenseth (by 0.574 seconds) to win Sunday night's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) Oral-B USA 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Kahne, who clinched a spot in the chase for the NSCS championship with his victory, ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Matt Kenseth (Sun Energy 1) - Photo Credit: Jonathan Moore/Getty Images
2014 NSCS Oral-B USA 500 Final Practice Session Speeds
no responses - Posted 08.30.14
During the final NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) Oral-B USA 500 practice session, it was Matt Kenseth - with a lap speed of 188.251mph - showing the fastest way around Atlanta Motor Speedway early Saturday evening. Joey Logano was second fastest with a lap speed of 187.869mph, and was followed by ...FULL STORY »
Joey Logano, driver of the #22 Shell-Pennzoil Ford, stands in the garage area during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Oral-B USA 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway in Hampton, Georgia. - Photo Credit: Jonathan Moore/Getty Images
2014 NSCS Oral-B USA 500 Second Practice Session Speeds
no responses - Posted 08.30.14
The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) teams returned to Atlanta Motor Speedway Saturday afternoon for their second (of three) Oral-B USA 500 practice session. And, at the conclusion of the practice, it was Joey Logano - with a lap speed of 189.351mph - at the top of the scoring pylon. Second ...FULL STORY »


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