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Sep 25
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FOX Sports Welcomes Jamie Little to NASCAR on FOX Family in 2015

Jamie Little Veteran Pit Reporter to Cover NASCAR Sprint Cup, XFINITY Series & Special Events Charlotte, N.C. -- FOX Sports announces the addition of veteran motor sports reporter Jamie Little to the NASCAR on FOX family beginning in January 2015. Little serves as a pit reporter for NASCAR on FOX’s 15th season of NASCAR SPRINT CUP SERIES coverage and its first year televising the NASCAR XFINITY SERIES.  Her assignments also include select additional races and special events throughout the year. “Bringing Jamie into the NASCAR on FOX fold is a huge addition for FOX Sports,” said John Entz, EVP, Production & Executive Producer, FOX Sports.  “While her versatility is remarkable, her ability to think on her feet and report not only the news but also ... FULL STORY »

Tony Stewart answers questions in public setting for the first time since fatal on-track incident
By Press Release

Tony Stewart - Photo Credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images KANNAPOLIS, N.C. – Talking with the media and answering questions in a group setting Monday for the first time since his involvement in the Aug. 9 incident which resulted in the death of 20-year-old driver Kevin Ward Jr., Tony Stewart said he is willing to “be available” to talk to the grieving family of Ward. But Stewart also insisted that the incident in which the sprint car he was driving in a non-NASCAR-sanctioned event struck and killed Ward on a dirt track in New York was an accident. “I want to be available to them if they want to talk about it,” Stewart said of Ward’s family during a news conference at Stewart-Haas Racing, the company he co-owns with Gene Haas. “At ... FULL STORY »

Team Penske Extends Agreement with Joey Logano

2014 NSCS Driver Joey Logano - Photo Credit: Robert Reiners/Getty Images Winning NASCAR Driver Enjoying Career-Best Season in 2014 MOORESVILLE, N.C. (September 25, 2014) – Team Penske announced today that it has signed multiple-race winner and 2014 NASCAR Chase for the Sprint Cup contender, Joey Logano, to a contract extension. Under the new ... FULL STORY »

Jamie McMurray, Kyle Larson 2014 NSCS AAA 400 Race Previews

2014 NSCS Chip Ganassi Racing Drivers Jamie McMurray and Kyle Larson - Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates Advance Notes RACE SETUP Race: AAA 400 – 400 laps/400 miles #AAA400 Track: Dover International Speedway (1-mile oval) @MonsterMile Drivers: @jamiemcmurray, @KyleLarsonRacin Cars: No. 1 McDonald’s Chevrolet SS, No. 42 Target Chevrolet SS Television: Sunday, September 28 ESPN (2:00 p.m. ... FULL STORY »

Denny Hamlin 2014 NSCS AAA 400 Race Preview

NSCS Driver Denny Hamlin (FedEx Freight) - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images RACE INFO: Event: AAA 400 Date/Time: Sept. 28/2 p.m. ET 2013 winner: Jimmie Johnson 2013 polesitter: Dale Earnhardt Jr. Distance: 400 laps/400 miles Track Length: 1 mile Banking: 24 degrees Track Shape: Oval EXPRESS NOTES: New Hampshire Recap: Denny Hamlin finished 37th in Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at ... FULL STORY »

Michael Annett 2014 NSCS AAA 400 Race Preview

2014 NSCS Driver Michael Annett - Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images MOORESVILLE, N.C. (September 17, 2014) - NASCAR Sprint Cup Series rookie Michael Annett will drive the No. 7 CypressHQ Chevrolet SS this weekend on the concrete mile surface at Dover International Speedway. This will mark Annett's second Cup Series start at the ... FULL STORY »

NASCAR Statement Regarding Ontario (N.Y.) County District Attorney Announcement

NASCAR Logo NASCAR Statement from Brett Jewkes, NASCAR Chief Communications Officer, Regarding Ontario (N.Y.) County District Attorney Announcement DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Sept. 24, 2014) – “There are no winners in tragedy. Our thoughts and prayers remain with the Kevin Ward Jr. family and ... FULL STORY »

Bobby Allison Greets Fans in Simpsonville, South Carolina at Bank of America 500 Trophy Tour Presented by Coca-Cola and Walmart

Bobby Allison poses with the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship trophy and the Bruton Smith Bank of America 500 trophy in Simpsonville, South Carolina. (Credit: CMS Photo) CONCORD, N.C. (Sept. 24, 2014) – NASCAR Hall of Famer Bobby Allison joined a Charlotte Motor Speedway road show today at Walmart in Simpsonville, South Carolina as part of the Bank of America 500 Trophy Tour. Presented by Coca-Cola and Walmart, ... FULL STORY »



Tony Stewart - Photo Credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images
Grand Jury Does Not Indict Tony Stewart in Accident
no responses - Posted 09.24.14
A grand jury in Ontario County, N.Y., decided not to file criminal charges against the Nascar champion Tony Stewart for the Aug. 9 crash that killed driver Kevin Ward Jr. The grand jury heard testimony this week on the accident at Canandaigua Motorsports Park, where Stewart’s racecar hit and killed Ward ...FULL STORY »
NSCS Driver Justin Allgaier in the No. 51 BRANDT/Phoenix Racing Chevrolet SS - Photo Credit: Robert Laberge/Getty Images
Justin Allgaier 2014 NSCS AAA 400 Race Preview
no responses - Posted 09.24.14
Justin Allgaier No. 51 BRANDT Professional Agriculture Chevrolet Dover International Speedway AAA 400 | September 28, 2014 Monster Mile...Justin Allgaier will make his second NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) start in the No. 51 BRANDT Professional Agriculture Chevy at Dover International Speedway on Sunday. Allgaier's first NSCS start at Dover was earlier this season ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Martin Truex Jr - Photo Credit: Sean Gardner/Getty Images
Truex Jr. Heading to Home Track With ‘Chase Numbers’
no responses - Posted 09.24.14
DENVER (Sept. 24, 2014) -- While Martin Truex Jr. might not be overjoyed with finishes of 14th and 12th in the last two Sprint Cup Series races, eight or half of the 16-driver Chase field would welcome the 62 points that the Furniture Row Racing driver accrued in Chicago and ...FULL STORY »
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Toyota NASCAR Tidbits – Sept. 22 – 28, 2014
no responses - Posted 09.24.14
FIRST CHASE CUTOFF CLOSING IN:  The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) race at Dover International Speedway this weekend will mark the last race before the first of three cutoffs in the Chase for the Sprint Cup Series championship -- new to the series this year.  Camry Chase drivers Kyle Busch, ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Aric Almirola (Nathan's) - Photo Credit: Jeff Curry/Getty Images
2014 NSCS AAA 400 Q&A with Aric Almirola
no responses - Posted 09.24.14
Aric Almirola, driver of the No. 43 Nathan’s Famous Ford Fusion, is 16th in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series standings going into this weekend’s Challenger Round final at Dover International Speedway.  Almirola, who is coming off a sixth-place finish at New Hampshire and trails by 10 points for the final ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Clint Bowyer - Photo Credit: Rainier Ehrhardt/Getty Images
Top 10 Reasons Why Clint Bowyer Should Win at Dover
no responses - Posted 09.24.14
CORNELIUS, N.C. — 10. Has recorded seven top-10 finishes in the last seven races 9. Winning is always fun and Bowyer likes to have fun 8. The post-race press conference would be entertaining for the media 7. He races in Kansas next weekend and it would be cool to roll into his home track ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Greg Biffle (3M) - Photo Credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images
Greg Biffle 2014 NSCS AAA 400 Race Preview
no responses - Posted 09.24.14
Greg Biffle – Dover Advance Team: No. 16 3M Post-it Ford Fusion Crew Chief: Matt Puccia Primary Chassis: RK-896  Last ran Bristol – finished 10th Backup Chassis: RK-908  Last ran Chicago – finished 23rd ADVANCE NOTES Biffle at Dover o   In his 24 Sprint Cup career starts at Dover, Biffle has earned two wins, six top-five and ...FULL STORY »


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