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Sep 14
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Toyota Racing 2014 NSCS MyAFibStory.com 400 Post-Race Recaps

Toyota Racing Logo Denny Hamlin (sixth) was the highest-finishing Toyota driver in Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) race at Chicagoland Speedway that was won by Brad Keselowski. Camry driver Kyle Busch (seventh) started from the first position after rain cancelled qualifying and he led 46 laps (of 267). Toyota driver Matt Kenseth (10th) also finished in the top-10 at the 1.5-mile oval. Camry drivers Hamlin (sixth), Busch (seventh) and Kenseth (10th) are part of this year’s Chase for the Sprint Cup as the ‘Challenger’ kicked off the first of 10 races.  DENNY HAMLIN, No. 11 FedEx Office Toyota Camry, Joe Gibbs Racing Finishing Position:  6th How was your race? “It was a pretty good run with our FedEx Office team.  We just got off there in the middle part ... 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 »

Team Chevy 2014 NSCS MyAFibStory.com 400 Post-Race Recaps

Team Chevy Logo JEFF GORDON, NO. 24 DRIVE TO END HUNGER CHEVROLET SS – Finished 2nd HOW MUCH FUN WAS THAT BATTLE WITH KYLE LARSON? “Oh my gosh. I was having a pretty good time watching him and Kevin (Harvick) go at it in ... FULL STORY »

2014 NSCS MyAFibStory.com 400 Race Results & Point Standings

Brad Keselowski, driver of the #2 Miller Lite Ford, celebrates with a burnout after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series MyAFibStory.com 400 at Chicagoland Speedway on September 14, 2014 in Joliet, Illinois. - Photo Credit: Sarah Glenn/Getty Images For the second consecutive weekend, the current NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) points leader, Brad Keselowski, claims victory as he wins Sunday's MyAFibStory.com 400 - the first race of the 2014 "Chase for the Sprint Cup" - at Chicagoland Speedway. Keselowski, ... FULL STORY »

2014 NSCS MyAFibStory.com 400 Final Practice Session Speeds

Carl Edwards, driver of the #99 Fastenal Ford, stands in the garage area during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series MyAFibStory.com 400 at Chicagoland Speedway on September 13, 2014 in Joliet, Illinois. - Photo Credit: Sarah Glenn/Getty Images Saturday afternoon at the end of the final NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) MyAFibStory.com 400 practice session, it was Carl Edwards - with a lap speed of 186.413mph - at the top of the speed chart at Chicagoland Speedway. The current ... FULL STORY »

2014 NSCS MyAFibStory.com 400 Q&A with Marcos Ambrose

2014 NSCS Driver Marcos Ambrose (Stanley) - Photo Credit: Nick Laham/Getty Images Richard Petty Motorsports announced today that Marcos Ambrose will not return to pilot the No. 9 Ford Fusion following the 2014 season. Ambrose spoke with media members after the morning practice session Saturday at Chicagoland Speedway to address the announcement and ... FULL STORY »

2014 NSCS MyAFibStory.com 400 Second Practice Session Speeds

Paul Menard, driver of the #27 Richmond/Menard's Chevrolet, practices for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series MyAFibStory.com 400 at Chicagoland Speedway in Joliet, Illinois.- Photo Credit: Nick Laham/Getty Images On a cool, rain free Saturday morning at Chicagoland Speedway, the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) teams were on track for their second MyAFibStory.com 400 practice session, and it was Paul Menard - with a lap speed of 188.772mph - ... FULL STORY »

Richard Petty Motorsports Announces Ambrose to Depart the No. 9 Ford Team at End of Season

Richard Petty Motorsports Logo CONCORD, N.C. (September 13, 2014) - Richard Petty Motorsports (RPM) announced today the No. 9 team will move forward with a new driver in 2015. Marcos Ambrose, who has been with RPM since 2011, has informed the organization that he ... FULL STORY »



Kyle Busch, driver of the #18 M&M's Toyota, sits in his car during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series MyAFibStory.com 400 at Chicagoland Speedway on September 12, 2014 in Joliet, Illinois. - Photo Credit: Nick Laham/Getty Images
2014 NSCS MyAFibStory.com 400 Starting Lineup
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Rain forced NASCAR officials to cancel the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) qualifying session Friday at Chicagoland Speedway, placing Kyle Busch - who was the fastest in practice - on the "pole" for Sunday's MyAFibStory.com 400. Sharing the front row with Busch to start second will be Ryan Newman, and they ...FULL STORY »
AJ Allmendinger, driver of the #47 Scott Products Chevrolet, sits in his car in the garage area during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Cheez-It 355 at Watkins Glen International on August 8, 2014 in Watkins Glen, New York. - Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images
Friday Chicagoland Speedway NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Notebook
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JOLIET, Ill. – From a handicapping standpoint, AJ Allmendinger is realistic enough to know he won’t have the same odds of winning a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series title as six-time champion Jimmie Johnson, but he took lighthearted umbrage at being considered an afterthought for the Chase. “We’re contenders ‘cause we’re ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Justin Allgaier - Photo Credit: Chris Graythen/Getty Images
2014 NSCS MyAFibStory.com 400 Q&A with Justin Allgaier
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JUSTIN ALLGAIER, NO. 51 BRAND PROFESSIONAL AGRICULTURE CHEVROLET SS met with media and discussed Chicagoland Speedway as his home town track, the progress he feels he’s made during the season thus far, and more. TALK ABOUT YOUR HISTORY WITH THIS TRACK TRACK, SOME OF THE THINGS EARLY-ON IN YOUR CAREER THAT ...FULL STORY »
NSCS Driver Carl Edwards (Fastenal) - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images
2014 NSCS MyAFibStory.com 400 Q&A with Carl Edwards
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Carl Edwards, driver of the No. 99 Fastenal Ford Fusion, was third fastest in opening Sprint Cup series practice at Chicagoland Speedway Friday afternoon. Edwards spoke with media members after practice to discuss the upcoming weekend, his Chase chances and more. CARL EDWARDS, No. 99 Fastenal Ford Fusion – THERE ARE ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Kyle Busch on track in the No. 18 M&M's Toyota Camry - Photo Credit: Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images
2014 NSCS MyAFibStory.com 400 First Practice Session Speeds
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Friday afternoon at Chicagoland Speedway, it was Kyle Busch - with a lap speed of 191.442mph - posting the fastest lap during the first NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) MyAFibStory.com 400 practice session. Ryan Newman was second fastest with a lap speed of 191.042mph, and he was followed by Carl Edwards ...FULL STORY »
Kevin Harvick with son Keelan Harvick (Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton / Getty Images)
Kevin Harvick is the favorite to win the 2014 Sprint Cup Championship with Jeff Gordon and Brad Keselowski close behind
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According to Bovada, here are the odds to win the 2014 Sprint Cup Championship Kevin Harvick 7/2 Jeff Gordon 4/1 Brad Keselowski 9/2 Jimmie Johnson 6/1 Dale Earnhardt Jr. 13/2 Joey Logano 8/1 Matt Kenseth 12/1 Kyle Busch 14/1 Kurt Busch 16/1 Denny Hamlin 20/1 Kasey Kahne 22/1 Carl Edwards 40/1 Greg Biffle 100/1 Ryan Newman 100/1 Aric Almirola 200/1 A.J. Allmendinger 200/1 Source: Props Public Relations ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Matt Kenseth (Dollar General) - Photo Credit: Robert Laberge/Getty Images
2014 NSCS MyAFibStory.com 400 Q&A with Matt Kenseth
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MATT KENSETH, No. 20 Dollar General Toyota Camry, Joe Gibbs Racing What is it like coming to Chicago as the defending race winner and trying to get the first Chase win this year? “We had a strong start last year.  This is a great race track, I love coming here.  It’s the ...FULL STORY »


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