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Mar 03
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Jimmie Johnson 2015 NSCS Kobalt 400 Race Preview

NASCAR Driver Jimmie Johnson (Lowe's/Kobalt) in car - Photo Credit: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images No. 48 Kobalt Tools Chevrolet SS / Jimmie Johnson Driver: Jimmie Johnson Hometown: El Cajon, California Age: 39 Resides: Charlotte, North Carolina 2015 Season 2nd in standings 2 starts 1 wins 0 pole positions 2 top-five finishes 2 top-10 finishes 131 laps led Career 473 starts 71 wins 33 pole positions 195 top-five finishes 294 top-10 finishes 17,282 laps led Las Vegas Career  13 starts 4 wins 0 pole positions 5 top-five finishes 8 top-10 finishes 455 laps led KOBALT COLORS: Jimmie Johnson will be sporting the event entitlement colors this weekend as he races the black and silver No. 48 Kobalt Tools Chevrolet SS for the first time this season. Johnson and crew chief Chad Knaus will both make appearances for a question-and-answer session at the Kobalt Kampout RV Appreciation Party in the Neon Garage at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Friday evening. Johnson will be ... FULL STORY »

Superspeedway Qualifying Format Updated for Talladega, Daytona
By Press Release

NASCAR Logo New Structure to Feature Two Rounds to Determine Pole Winner DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (March 30, 2015) – NASCAR today unveiled modifications to the qualifying format at superspeedways across all three national series. The updated format will take effect at Talladega Superspeedway for the NASCAR XFINITY Series and NASCAR Sprint Cup Series next month. Qualifying for May’s Talladega Superspeedway races, as well as the July events at Daytona International Speedway, will consist of the following: Two rounds of qualifying, with the top-12 posted lap speeds advancing to the second round Race vehicles taking one, timed lap in each round of qualifying Each race vehicle will be released in a predetermined timed interval as determined by NASCAR, with the sanctioning body reserving the right to have more ... FULL STORY »

Jeff Gordon 2015 NSCS Kobalt 400 Race Preview

2015 NSCS Driver Jeff Gordon (3M) - Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images No. 24 3M Chevrolet SS / Jeff Gordon Driver: Jeff Gordon Hometown: Pittsboro, Indiana Age: 43 Resides: Charlotte, North Carolina 2015 Season 36th in standings 2 starts 0 wins 1 pole position 0 top-five finishes 0 top-10 finishes 87 laps led Career 763 starts 92 wins 78 pole positions 320 top-five finishes 454 top-10 finishes 24,751 laps led Las Vegas ... FULL STORY »

Kasey Kahne 2015 NSCS Kobalt 400 Race Preview

2015 NSCS Driver Kasey Kahne in car - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images No. 5 Time Warner Cable Chevrolet SS / Kasey Kahne Driver: Kasey Kahne Hometown: Enumclaw, Washington Age: 34 Resides: Mooresville, North Carolina​ 2015 Season 7th in standings 2 starts 0 wins 0 pole positions 0 top-five finishes 1 top-10 finish 0 laps led Career 398 starts 17 wins 26 pole positions 83 top-five finishes 147 top-10 finishes 4,541 laps ... FULL STORY »

Greg Biffle 2015 NSCS Kobalt 400 Race Preview

2015 NSCS Drivr Greg Biffle - Photo Credit: Robert Laberge/Getty Images Greg Biffle – Las Vegas Advance Team: No. 16 Cheez-It Ford Fusion Crew Chief: Matt Puccia Twitter: @16RFRCup, @gbiffle ADVANCE NOTES Biffle at Las Vegas    Biffle has 11 Sprint Cup Series starts at Las Vegas, earning two top-five and six top-10 finishes. Statistically, Vegas ties Darlington ... FULL STORY »

Clint Bowyer – High Roller

2015 NSCS Driver Clint Bowyer in car - Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images CORNELIUS, N.C. —  The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series travels to Las Vegas Motor Speedway. The race marks the first of three races during a “west coast swing” for the circuit. Clint Bowyer brings his No. 15 5-hour ENERGY Toyota Camry to ... FULL STORY »

Trevor Bayne 2015 NSCS Kobalt 400 Race Preview

2015 NSCS Dricver Trevor Bayne (AdvoCare) - Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images Trevor Bayne – Las Vegas Advance Team: No. 6 AdvoCare Ford Fusion Crew Chief: Bob Osborne Twitter: @Tbayne6, @RFR6PR and @RoushFenway Kobalt 400 – Sunday, March 8 at 3:30pm EST. on FOX ADVANCE NOTES Bayne at Las Vegas Trevor Bayne will make his fifth career NASCAR Sprint Cup ... FULL STORY »

Matt Kenseth 2015 NSCS Kobalt 400 Race Preview

2015 NSCS Matt Kenseth - Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/GettyImages Matt Kenseth / No. 20 DEWALT Toyota Preview Kobalt 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway No. 20 DEWALT Toyota News and Notes: IT’S ALL ABOUT NUMBERS IN VEGAS:  Matt Kenseth holds the top ranking for the most laps led in Sprint Cup Series ... FULL STORY »



Phoenix International Raceway Logo
DJ Michaelis Mixing Up Entertainment Lineup During CampingWorld.com 500 Weekend
no responses - Posted 03.03.15
New spin on driver introductions caps off entertainment featuring Tonic, Luis Coronel and Cantina lineup PHOENIX – Race weekend entertainment for the CampingWorld.com 500 at Phoenix International Raceway will feature a new spin on driver introductions as world-renowned DJ Michaelis applies his own flair, mixing all music related to the PIR ...FULL STORY »
NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Brian Vickers speaks to the media during the 2015 NASCAR Media Day at Daytona International Speedway on February 12, 2015 in Daytona Beach, Florida. - Photo Credit: Maddie Meyer/Getty Images
Brian Vickers 2015 NSCS Kobalt 400 Race Preview
no responses - Posted 03.03.15
CORNELIUS, N.C.  —  Excuse Brian Vickers if taking the green flag to start Sunday’sLas Vegas race seems as rewarding as a trip to victory lane. Vickers missed the 2015 season’s first two races as he recovered from Dec. 13 heart surgery. Three months later, he’ll strap himself into the No. 55 ...FULL STORY »
J5 Tactical
J5 Tactical Will Serve as Associate Sponsor On No. 19 Toyota Camry in Sprint Cup Series for 2015
no responses - Posted 03.03.15
Becomes Official Flashlight of Joe Gibbs Racing HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. (March 3, 2015) – Joe Gibbs Racing (JGR) announces today that J5 Tactical will serve as an associate sponsor on the No. 19 Toyota Camry driven by Carl Edwards in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series for the 2015 season In addition, J5 Tactical ...FULL STORY »
2015 NSCS Driver Sam Hornish Jr - Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images
Hornish Returns to Las Vegas After Victory in Last Appearance
no responses - Posted 03.03.15
Camping World Makes Debut on No. 9 This Weekend The last time Sam Hornish Jr. visited Las Vegas Motor Speedway, he celebrated in Victory Lane. Hornish won the NASCAR XFINITY Series race at the 1.5-mile track in 2013. This weekend, he returns competing in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series for Richard ...FULL STORY »
2015 NSCS Aric Almirola - Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images
Almirola and No. 43 Team Eager to Continue Consistency at Vegas
no responses - Posted 03.03.15
Look to Tally Third Consecutive Top-15 Finish in No. 43 Smithfield Ford Scoring two consecutive Top-15 finishes in the first two races of the season, the No. 43 Smithfield team looks to continue momentum as they head west to Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Fresh off his best Sprint Cup season in ...FULL STORY »
2015 NASCAR Driver Brian Scott - Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images
Brian Scott 2015 NSCS Kobalt 400 Race Preview
no responses - Posted 03.03.15
Circle Sport Racing NASCAR Sprint Cup Series News and Notes Race: Las Vegas 400 Date:  Sunday, March 8, 2015 Location:  Las Vegas Motor Speedway> Brian Scott No. 33 Whitetail Chevrolet SS Event Preview Fact Sheet This Week's Whitetail Chevrolet SS at Las Vegas Motor Speedway ... Brian Scott is scheduled to pilot chassis No. 460 in Sunday's Las ...FULL STORY »
2015 NSCS Driver Ryan Newman in car - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images
Ryan Newman 2015 NSCS Kobalt 400 Race Preview
no responses - Posted 03.03.15
Ryan Newman No. 31 Caterpillar Chevrolet SS Race Notes and Quotes: This Week's Caterpillar Chevrolet SS at Las Vegas Motor Speedway ... Ryan Newman will drive chassis No. 491 in Sunday's Las Vegas 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. This No. 31 Chevrolet SS is a brand new car and will take to ...FULL STORY »
2015 NSCS Driver Paul Menard - Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images
Paul Menard 2015 NSCS Kobalt 400 Race Preview
no responses - Posted 03.03.15
Paul Menard  No. 27 Quaker State/Menards Chevrolet SS Race Notes and Quotes: This Week's Quaker State / Menards Chevrolet at Las Vegas Motor Speedway ... Paul Menard will pilot chassis No. 480 for this weekend's 267-lap event at the 1.5-mile track in Las Vegas. This No. 27 Chevrolet SS has four previous starts ...FULL STORY »


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