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Mar 28
Saturday

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STP 500 at Martinsville Speedway Logo Martinsville ace Denny Hamlin paced Saturday’s first practice session with a lap at 97.113 mph, and defending STP 500 winner Kurt Busch topped Happy Hour at 97.098 mph… Eight-time Martinsville winner Jimmie Johnson slowed during the first practice, thinking he might have lost a cylinder. But the crew diagnosed and fixed an electrical issue, and Johnson was soon back up to speed, posting the second fastest time in the session at 96.988 mph… A day before the actual race, drivers already were showing their short-track tempers. Reigning NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Kevin Harvick gave Jamie McMurray’s Chevrolet a tap during Happy Hour, upset with what he considered continued blocking. Austin Dillon and Danica Patrick battled for five straight laps, trading some ... FULL STORY »

Austin Dillon 2015 NSCS STP 500 Race Preview

NSCS Driver Austin Dillon (Cheerios) - Photo Credit: Nick Laham/Getty Images Austin Dillon No. 3 Cheerios Chevrolet SS Race Notes and Quotes: This Week's Cheerios Chevrolet at Martinsville Speedway ... Austin Dillon will pilot Chassis No. 489 in the Martinsville 500 at Martinsville Speedway. This is the same Chevrolet SS that Dillon raced at ... FULL STORY »

Richard Childress Racing 2015 NSCS STP 500 Race Preview

Richard Childress Racing Logo Race: Martinsville 500     Date: Sunday, March 29, 2015                      Location: Martinsville Speedway Richard Childress Racing's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series history at Martinsville Speedway ... In 146 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series starts at Martinsville Speedway, Richard Childress Racing has earned four ... FULL STORY »

Austin Dillon’s Day Shortened by Mechanical Issue at Auto Club Speedway

Austin Dillon, driver of the #33 Ruud Chevrolet, practices for the NASCAR XFINITY Series Drive4Clots.com 300 at Auto Club Speedway on March 20, 2015 in Fontana, California. - Photo Credit: Doug Pensinger/Getty Images Due to an issue in the engine of the No. 33 Ruud Chevrolet, Austin Dillon and the Richard Childress Racing team finished 38th at Auto Club Speedway on Saturday afternoon. Dillon and the Ruud team concluded Friday afternoon practice on ... FULL STORY »

2015 NXS Drive4Clots.com 300 Final Practice Session Speeds

Austin Dillon, driver of the #33 Ruud Chevrolet, practices for the NASCAR XFINITY Series Drive4Clots.com 300 at Auto Club Speedway on March 20, 2015 in Fontana, California. - Photo Credit: Doug Pensinger/Getty Images At the end of the final NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) practice session for Saturday's Drive4Clots.com 300, it was Austin Dillon - with a lap speed of 174.914 MPH - at the top of the speed chart at Auto Club Speedway ... FULL STORY »

Austin Dillon 2015 NXS DRIVE4CLOTS.com 300 Race Preview

2015 NXS Driver Austin Dillon (Rheem) - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images Austin Dillon, No. 33 Ruud Chevrolet Camaro Race Notes and Quotes: This Week's Ruud Chevrolet at Auto Club Speedway ... Austin Dillon will pilot Chassis No. 146 in the DRIVE4CLOTS.com 300 at Auto Club Speedway. This ... FULL STORY »

Austin Dillon 2015 NSCS Auto Club 400 Race Preview

2015 NSCS Driver Austin Dillon on track in the No. 3 DOW Chevrolet SS - Photo Credit: Grace Wyant Krenrich for Catchfence Austin Dillon No. 3 Dow Chevrolet SS Race Notes and Quotes: This Week's Dow Chevrolet at Auto Club Speedway ... Austin Dillon will pilot Chassis No. 481 in the Auto Club 400 at Auto Club Speedway. Dillon raced this Chevrolet to a 39th-place ... FULL STORY »



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Richard Childress Racing 2015 NSCS Auto Club 400 Race Preview
Posted 03.17.15
Race: Auto Club 400     Date: Sunday, March 22, 2015                      Location: Auto Club Speedway Richard Childress Racing's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series history at Auto Club Speedway ... In 76 overall NASCAR Sprint Cup Series starts at Auto Club Speedway, RCR Chevrolet teams have earned one win (Kevin Harvick - 2011), one ...FULL STORY »
2015 NXS Driver Austin Dillon (Rheem) - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images
Austin Dillon Earns Top-Five Finish in the Desert
Posted 03.15.15
Austin Dillon and the No. 33 Rheem Chevrolet team finished fourth in the Phoenix 200 at Phoenix International Raceway on Saturday afternoon. The Welcome, N.C., native qualified the black and red Chevrolet in the fifth spot for the 200-lap race. Dillon ran within the top 10 for a majority of ...FULL STORY »
2015 NXS Driver Austin Dillon (Rheem) - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images
Austin Dillon 2015 NXS Axalta Faster. Tougher. Brighter. 200 Race Preview
Posted 03.10.15
Austin Dillon, No. 33 Rheem Chevrolet Camaro Race Notes and Quotes: This Week's Rheem Chevrolet at Las Vegas Motor Speedway ... Austin Dillon will pilot Chassis No. 150 in the Phoenix 200 at Phoenix International Raceway. This Richard Childress Racing-prepared Chevrolet was utilized at the end of the 2014 season ...FULL STORY »
Austin Dillon, driver of the #33 Rheem Chevrolet, grabs the checkered flag from an official after winning the NASCAR XFINITY Series Boyd Gaming 300 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on March 7, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. - Photo Credit: Chris Trotman/Getty Images
Austin Dillon Dominates in No. 33 Rheem Chevrolet at Las Vegas Motor Speedway
Posted 03.08.15
Richard Childress Racing's Austin Dillon drove the No. 33 Rheem Chevrolet to Victory Lane in dominating fashion Saturday afternoon in the Boyd's Gaming 300 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Dillon posted the fastest time during NASCAR XFINITY Series qualifying, placing the Richard Childress Racing Chevrolet on the front row for ...FULL STORY »
Austin Dillon, driver of the #33 Rheem Chevrolet, celebrates after winning the NASCAR XFINITY Series Boyd Gaming 300 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on March 7, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. - Photo Credit: Matt Sullivan/Getty Images
Austin Dillon holds off charging Ryan Blaney for XFINITY win in Las Vegas
Posted 03.07.15
LAS VEGAS, Nev.— As dominant as Austin Dillon was in Saturday’s Boyd Gaming 300 NASCAR XFINITY Series race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, he had to give his utmost effort in the closing laps to hold off charging Ryan Blaney for the victory. Dillon led 183 of the 200 laps at ...FULL STORY »
Austin Dillon, driver of the #33 Rheem Chevrolet, celebrates with a burn-out after winning the NASCAR XFINITY Series Boyd Gaming 300 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on March 7, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. - Photo Credit: Chris Trotman/Getty Images
2015 NXS Boyd Gaming 300 Race Results & Point Standings
Posted 03.07.15
From the pole to victory lane and in dominant fashion, Austin Dillon wins Saturday in the 2015 NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) Boyd Gaming 300 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway (LVMS). Dillon, who led the most laps - 183 out of 200, received his first NXS win of the 2015 season, his third ...FULL STORY »
Austin Dillon, driver of the #33 Rheem Chevrolet, poses with Miss Coors Light Rachel Rupert after winning the Coors Light Pole Award for the NASCAR XFINITY Series Boyd Gaming 300 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on March 7, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. - Photo Credit: Chris Trotman/Getty Images
2015 NXS Boyd Gaming 300 Starting Lineup
Posted 03.07.15
Austin Dillon, who was the fastest in both NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) practice sessions on Friday, will start on the pole - with a qualifying lap speed of 184.332 MPH - for today's Boyd Gaming 300 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway (LVMS). This was Dillon's second series pole of the 2015 ...FULL STORY »
2015 NXS Driver Austin Dillon on track in the No. 33 Rheem Chevrolet Camaro - Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images
2015 NXS Boyd Gaming 300 First Practice Session Speeds
Posted 03.06.15
Austin Dillon, with a lap speed of 180.977 MPH, was the fastest early Friday evening during the first NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) practice session for Saturday's Boyd Gaming 300 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway (LVMS). Second fastest in the session with a lap speed of 179.414 MPH was Dale Earnhardt Jr., and ...FULL STORY »
2015 NXS Driver Austin Dillon (Rheem) - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images
Austin Dillon 2015 NXS Boyd Gaming 300 Race Preview
Posted 03.03.15
Austin Dillon, No. 33 Rheem Chevrolet Chevrolet Camaro Race Notes and Quotes: This Week's Rheem Chevrolet at Las Vegas Motor Speedway ... Austin Dillon will pilot Chassis No. 160 in the Boyd Gaming 300 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. This is a new Chevrolet Camaro that will ...FULL STORY »


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