Catchfence


Articles tagged ‘Brad Keselowski’

Mar 02
Sunday

Despite absent crew chief, Brad Keselowski runs third at Phoenix; Plus Notebook

Brad Keselowski, driver of the #2 Alliance Truck Parts Ford, celebrates setting the pole position in qualifying for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series The Profit on CNBC 500 at Phoenix International Raceway on February 28, 2014 in Avondale, Arizona. - Photo Credit: Robert Laberge/Getty Images AVONDALE, Ariz.— Driver Brad Keselowski and crew chief Paul Wolfe are a potent combination—together they won the 2012 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship. Keselowski proved Sunday that he and Wolfe can be just as effective when they’re separated by a continental divide. With Wolfe on the pit box on Friday, Keselowski won the pole for Sunday’s The Profit on CNBC 500 at Phoenix International Raceway. After Wolfe flew back to North Carolina on Saturday to witness the birth of his first child, Keselowski ran third in the Sprint Cup race. Team engineer Brian Wilson and Team Penske’s director of competition for the Nationwide Series, Greg Erwin, called the race for Keselowski. “They did a great job,” Keselowski said. “Still had two more spots to ... FULL STORY »

With a win in hand, Dale Earnhardt Jr. can push the envelope

2014 NSCS Driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. - Photo Credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images AVONDALE, Ariz.— Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s victory in last Sunday's Daytona 500 might just be the NASCAR equivalent of a 'Get-out-of-jail-free' card. With a Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup berth all but a certainty thanks to the win, Earnhardt, Steve ... FULL STORY »

2014 NNS Blue Jeans Go Green 200 Starting Lineup

2014 NNS Driver Brad Keselowski (Discount Tire) - Photo Credit: Christian Petersen/Getty Images Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) pole-sitter, Brad Keselowski, added the NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) Blue Jeans Go Green 200 pole at Phoenix International Raceway on Saturday, as he ran a qualifying lap speed of 134.053 m.p.h., to capture the Coors ... FULL STORY »

Brad Keselowski leads Team Penske sweep of front row at Phoenix

Brad Keselowski, driver of the #2 Alliance Truck Parts Ford, celebrates setting the pole position in qualifying for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series The Profit on CNBC 500 at Phoenix International Raceway on February 28, 2014 in Avondale, Arizona. - Photo Credit: Robert Laberge/Getty Images AVONDALE, Ariz.—At times it was dramatic. At times it was chaotic. But, with drivers trying to cool their engines and tires—not to mention fighting for enough room to complete clean laps--Brad Keselowski won the pole for Sunday’s The Profit on CNBC 500 ... FULL STORY »

Ford Racing 2014 NSCS The Profit on CNBC 500 Post-Qualifying Recaps

Ford Racing Logo Joey Logano, No. 22 Shell Pennzoil Ford Fusion (Qualified 2nd) – “Man, you win the first segment and Brad was second and we had him by a tenth that first run so I was feeling pretty good. After we made our ... FULL STORY »

2014 NSCS The Profit on CNBC 500 Starting Lineup

2014 NASCAR Driver Brad Keselowski - Photo Credit: Getty Images The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) teams debuted the new qualifying (multi-car) procedures Friday evening at Phoenix International Raceway. And, it was Brad Keselowski, with a new qualifying track record lap speed of 139.384 m.p.h., capturing 'The Profit on CNBC 500' Coors ... FULL STORY »



2014 NNS Driver Brad Keselowski climbs from his car - Photo Credit: Robert Laberge/Getty Images
2014 NNS Blue Jeans Go Green 200 First Practice Session Speeds
Posted 02.28.14
The NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) teams have headed west this weekend for their second race of the season, and held their first Blue Jeans Go Green 200 practice session Friday afternoon at Phoenix International Raceway. At the top of the speed chart with a lap speed of 131.974 m.p.h., was Brad ...FULL STORY »
Ford Racing Logo
Ford Racing joins Brad Keselowski’s ‘Crew Challenge’ as Presenting Sponsor
Posted 02.20.14
DAYTONA BEACH, FL - One year after a successful launch of 'The Crew Challenge', Ford Racing has joined Brad Keselowski's digital initiative as the presenting sponsor and a key partner of the interactive fan contest. The contest, which will now be known as 'The Crew Challenge presented by Ford ...FULL STORY »
2013 NCWTS Driver Ryan Blaney in the No. 29 Cooper Standard Ford F-150 - Photo Credit: Todd Warshaw/Getty Images
Cooper Standard Launches Careers For Veterans Program
Posted 02.20.14
Expands Company's Community Outreach and Builds on Military Veterans Related Initiatives of Brad Keselowski Racing Daytona Beach, Florida (February 20, 2014) - Cooper Standard (NYSE: CPS) announced today that the company is building on its community involvement activities with the formation of the "Cooper Standard Careers for Veterans" program. The program ...FULL STORY »
Brad Keselowski Driver of the No. 2 Miller Lite Ford Fusion, - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images
For Brad Keselowski, change is definitely for the better
Posted 02.13.14
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- As far as Brad Keselowski is concerned, the more change the merrier. After last year's post-championship swoon, Keselowski believes the sweeping modifications NASCAR has made to its Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup format, its deterrence policy toward rules infractions and its new group qualifying system all ...FULL STORY »
Brad Keselowski Driver of the No. 2 Miller Lite Ford Fusion, - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images
2014 Daytona Speedweeks NASCAR Media Day Q&A with Driver Brad Keselowski
Posted 02.13.14
BRAD KESELOWSKI – No. 2 Miller Lite Ford Fusion – WHAT DO YOU THINK ABOUT RICHARD PETTY’S COMMENTS ON DANICA? “I literally just walked in the door.  I had media yesterday in New York so I had plenty of time to think about that because everyone seems to want to know that.  It ...FULL STORY »
Brad Keselowski, defending NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion, will be among the drivers making appearances at the NASCAR Hall of Fame Pit Party. (Credit: CMS/HHP)
Will change in pit crew philosophy fuel a Brad Keselowski comeback?
Posted 01.29.14
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Brad Keselowski hopes a change in the culture of his pit crew will help propel his No. 2 Team Penske Ford back into championship contention. After winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series title in 2012, Keselowski missed the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup last year, for ...FULL STORY »
Team Penske Logo
Team Penske Welcomes Wurth as a Primary Sponsor of No. 2 Ford
Posted 01.22.14
MOORESVILLE, N.C. (January 22, 2014) – Wurth will serve as a primary sponsor of the No. 2 Team Penske Ford Fusion for four NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races in 2014. Team Penske announced that the No. 2 Wurth Ford, with former series champion Brad Keselowski behind the wheel, will make its ...FULL STORY »
Team Penske Logo
Alliance Truck Parts to Sponsor Team Penske No. 2 Ford in 2014
Posted 01.21.14
MOORESVILLE, N.C. (January 21, 2014) – Team Penske announced today that Alliance Truck Parts will join the No. 2 Ford Fusion team for the 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. After successfully partnering with Team Penske in the NASCAR Nationwide Series for the last several seasons, Alliance Truck Parts will transition to ...FULL STORY »
Brad Keselowski(L), driver of the #2 Miller Lite Ford, and Rusty Wallace, NASCAR Hall of Fame Inductee, speak with the media during a press conference during NASCAR Preseason Thunder at Daytona International Speedway - Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images
2014 NSCS Preseason Thunder Day 2 Q&A with Rusty Wallace & Brad Keselowski
Posted 01.10.14
NASCAR Hall of Famer Rusty Wallace, turned laps in his old ride, the No. 2 Ford for most of the day at Daytona Testing Friday. Wallace and Brad Keselowski talked about putting the legend back on the track. RUSTY WALLACE, NASCAR Hall of Fame Driver – “I gotta tell you. I just ...FULL STORY »


©2014 Catchfence. All rights reserved.

Catchfence.com is a member of the Citizen Journalist Media Corps created by NASCAR®.
NASCAR® is a registered trademark owned by National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing, Inc.
The Official NASCAR® website is NASCAR® ONLINE(sm) at www.nascar.com