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Oct 29
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Kevin Harvick 2014 NSCS AAA Texas 500 Race Preview

Kevin Harvick, driver of the #4 Budweiser Chevrolet, stands in the garage area during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series AAA 400 at Dover International Speedway on September 27, 2014 in Dover, Delaware. - Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images Budweiser Racing Team Notes of Interest Kevin Harvick is scheduled to make his 500th career NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) start in Sunday’s AAA Texas 500 race at Texas Motor Speedway (TMS). In the midst of his 14th season in the series, Harvick has earned 26 wins, 111 top fives, 226 top-10 finishes and 14 pole awards. This weekend the No. 4 Budweiser Chevrolet SS will feature a special 500th start logo on the hood, under the right taillight and on the base of the b-post in recognition of the milestone. In addition, the hashtag #TexasToast appears on the car’s decklid. Chase Update… With two races to go in the Eliminator Round of the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship, ... FULL STORY »

Justin Allgaier 2014 NSCS AAA Texas 500 Race Preview

NSCS Driver Justin Allgaier - Photo Credit: Chris Graythen/Getty Images Justin Allgaier No. 51 Visit Dallas Chevrolet Texas Motor Speedway AAA Texas 500 | November 2, 2014 Lone Star State...Justin Allgaier returns to Texas Motor Speedway (TMS) for his second NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) start at the Ft. Worth, Texas ... FULL STORY »

ZAK Products and BK Racing Partner for the Wild Circus

ZAK Products, the #1 Professional Maintenance Fluid of NASCAR Logo ZAK Products, the #1 Professional Maintenance Fluid of NASCAR, will be the primary sponsor on the BK Racing No. 83 Toyota Camry of JJ Yeley this weekend at Texas Motor Speedway for the AAA Texas 500. Based in Irving, Texas, ZAK ... FULL STORY »

Jamie McMurray, Kyle Larson 2014 NSCS AAA Texas 500 Race Previews

Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates Logo Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates Advance Notes RACE SETUP Race: Texas AAA 500 – 334 laps / 500.1 miles Track: Texas Motor Speedway (1.5-mile quad oval) @TXMotorSpeedway Drivers: @jamiemcmurray McDonald’s Chevrolet SS, @KyleLarsonRacin No. 42 Target Chevrolet SS Television: Sunday, November 2 - ESPN ... FULL STORY »

Clint Bowyer – Hunting for a Win

2014 NSCS Driver Clint Bowyer (5 hour ENERGY) - Photo Credit: Todd Warshaw/Getty Images CORNELIUS, N.C. —  The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series travels to Texas Motor Speedway for a trip around one of the biggest and fastest tracks on the circuit. It’s also hunting season and as most know, it’s one of Clint Bowyer’s favorite ... FULL STORY »

Kurt Busch – Going Old School

2014 NSCS Driver Kurt Busch on track in the No. 41 Haas Automation Chevy SS - Photo Credit: Todd Warshaw/Getty Images KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (Oct. 29, 2014) – In slang, the term “old school” can refer to anything that is from an earlier era or anything that may be considered old-fashioned. The term is commonly used to suggest a high regard for ... FULL STORY »

Brian Vickers 2014 NSCS AAA Texas 500 Race Preview

2013 NSCS Driver Brian Vickers on track in the No. 55 Aaron's Dream Machine Toyota Camry - Photo Credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images CORNELIUS, N.C.  —  Brian Vickers and the No. 55 Aaron’s Dream Machine team at Michael Waltrip Racing are getting a jump on the 2015 season testing the newly unveiled 2015 Toyota Camry this week at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, ... FULL STORY »



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Significant History Between Leavine Family Racing and Texas Motor Speedway
Posted 10.29.14
Family Members Have Over 2,800 Laps at TMS; Site of Team’s First Start CONCORD, N.C. – Texas Motor Speedway is not only the hometown track for Bob and Sharon Leavine, the owners of Leavine Family Racing, but members of the family have completed over 2,800 laps at the speedway and it’s ...FULL STORY »
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Texas Two-Step Ahead for Three Remaining Chevy Chase Drivers
Posted 10.29.14
Chevrolet Drivers Look to Shine Bright in the Lone Star State DETROIT - The quest for the NASCAR Sprint Cup title continues at Texas Motor Speedway this weekend.  The fast 1.5-mile track offers high speeds, high banks and 500 miles of non-stop action.  After last weekend’s race at Martinsville (Va.) Speedway, ...FULL STORY »
Matt Kenseth, driver of the #20 Dollar General Toyota, left, talks with crew chief Jason Ratcliff in the garage area - Photo Credit: Jeff Curry/Getty Images
Matt Kenseth 2014 NSCS AAA Texas 500 Race Preview
Posted 10.28.14
Matt Kenseth / No. 20 Dollar General Toyota Preview AAA Texas 500 at Texas Motor Speedway No. 20 Dollar General Toyota News and Notes: KENSETH BY THE NUMBERS: In 24 Sprint Cup Series starts at Texas, Kenseth has completed 7,981 of 8,033 laps (99.4 percent) and has led for a total of 775 ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Aric Almirola (Farmland) - Photo Credit: Robert Laberge/Getty Images
Almirola Hopes to Rebound with Good Finish at Texas
Posted 10.28.14
No. 43 Team Has Shown Speed at Intermediate Tracks The No. 43 team worked hard on their mile-and-a-half program and showed significant improvement throughout the season. Aric Almirola's best intermediate track finish this year was an eighth-place finish at Kansas earlier in the year. The team also showed speed in the ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Marcos Ambrose (DeWALT) - Photo Credit: Scott Halleran/Getty Images
Ambrose Set to Make Final Start for DEWALT
Posted 10.28.14
"They Are Friends for Life" This weekend, Marcos Ambrose will represent DEWALT for the final time. DEWALT will sponsor the No. 9 Ford of Ambrose at the fast, mile-and-a-half Texas Motor Speedway in Sunday's 500-mile race. It will be their last primary sponsorship of the season. Over the past several seasons, Ambrose ...FULL STORY »
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Goodyear Racing 2014 Texas Motor Speedway NASCAR (Nov.) Tire Fast Facts
Posted 10.28.14
GOODYEAR TIRE NOTES NASCAR Sprint Cup Series -- Race No. 34 – AAA Texas 500 NASCAR Nationwide Series -- Race No. 31 – O'Reilly Auto Parts Challenge NASCAR Camping World Truck Series -- Race No. 20 -- WinStar World Casino 350 Texas Motor Speedway (1.5-mile oval) – Fort Worth, Tex. Fast ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Ryan Newman pits the No. 31 Caterpillar Chevrolet SS - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images
Ryan Newman 2014 NSCS AAA Texas 500 Race Preview
Posted 10.28.14
Ryan Newman No. 31 Caterpillar Chevrolet SS Event Preview Fact Sheet This Week's Caterpillar Chevrolet SS at Texas Motor Speedway ... Ryan Newman will drive chassis No. 491 on Sunday at the 1.5-mile speedway. This is a new Chevrolet SS being utilized under race conditions for the first time this weekend. The Newman Two ...FULL STORY »
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
Paul Menard 2014 NSCS AAA Texas 500 Race Preview
Posted 10.28.14
Paul Menard No. 27 Richmond/Menards Chevrolet SS Event Preview Fact Sheet This Week's Richmond/Menards Chevrolet at Texas Motor Speedway ... Paul Menard will utilize chassis No. 487 during the 334-lap event at the Fort Worth, TX-based facility. This Chevrolet SS has seen racing action at Kansas Speedway last month where Menard started 13thand finished ...FULL STORY »
NASCAR Driver Austin Dillon (DOW) - Photo Credit: Sarah Glenn/Getty Images
Austin Dillon 2014 NSCS AAA Texas 500 Race Preview
Posted 10.28.14
Austin Dillon No. 3 Dow Chevrolet SS Event Preview Fact Sheet This Week's Dow Chevrolet at Texas Motor Speedway ... Austin Dillon will pilot Chassis No. 475 in the AAA Texas 500 at Texas Motor Speedway. This is the same Chevrolet SS that Dillon raced to an eighth-place finish at Kansas Speedway in ...FULL STORY »


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