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Feb 28
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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 at Phoenix International Raceway in debut of NASCAR’s new group knockout qualifying format in the Sprint Cup Series. Keselowski won his first Coors Light Pole of the season and the fourth of his career with a track-record lap on Friday at the one-mile speedway. In the 10-minute round that determined the pole, Keselowski completed a lap at 139.384 mph, breaking the record of 139.222 mph set by Jimmie Johnson before last year’s Chase race in November. Fellow Team Penske driver Joey Logano ... 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 Blue Jeans Go Green 200 First Practice Session Speeds

2014 NNS Driver Brad Keselowski climbs from his car - Photo Credit: Robert Laberge/Getty Images 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 ... FULL STORY »

Ford Racing joins Brad Keselowski’s ‘Crew Challenge’ as Presenting Sponsor

Ford Racing Logo 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 ... FULL STORY »

Cooper Standard Launches Careers For Veterans Program

2013 NCWTS Driver Ryan Blaney in the No. 29 Cooper Standard Ford F-150 - Photo Credit: Todd Warshaw/Getty Images 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 ... FULL STORY »

For Brad Keselowski, change is definitely for the better

Brad Keselowski Driver of the No. 2 Miller Lite Ford Fusion, - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images 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 ... 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 »
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 »
Brad Keselowski, driver of the #48 Discount Tire Ford, poses with the trophy after winning the NASCAR Nationwide Series Ford EcoBoost 300 at Homestead-Miami Speedway on November 16, 2013 in Homestead, Florida. - Photo Credit: Todd Warshaw/Getty Images
Brad Keselowski Steals Nationwide Win At Homestead; Austin Dillon Wins Championship
Posted 11.16.13
Oh, what could have been. The Ford EcoBoost 300 at Homestead-Miami (Fla.) Speedway had the potential to be one of the best season-finales in recent history. Then, NASCAR hit a wall. While Brad Keselowski soared to the lead after passing seven cars in three laps thanks to fresher tires and denying Kyle ...FULL STORY »
Brad Keselowski, driver of the #2 Miller Lite Ford, poses with the trophy in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Bank of America 500 at Charlotte Motor Speedway on October 12, 2013 in Concord, North Carolina. - Photo Credit: John Harrelson/Getty Images
Brad Keselowski Rallies For Win At Charlotte Motor Speedway
Posted 10.13.13
In a race that was dominated by championship hopeful Jimmie Johnson, the champ Brad Keselowski utilized a late-race restart to fight his way past Hendrick Motorsports’ Kasey Kahne for his first win of the season in the No. 2 Miller Lite Ford Fusion. His 10th career Sprint Cup win also ...FULL STORY »
Granny Grump
Granny Grump: Chicago, Iowa, Ricky Jr, Ryan Blaney, G/B Brad And Some Other Stuff
Posted 09.17.12
Hello loyal readers and other folks. This is the second time I am startin' this here race report. I somehow lost the whole dadgum writin'. I mean like, how in the devil did that happen? And this ain't the first time neither. Course it don't do any good to complain ...FULL STORY »
Joey Logano celebrates winning the Coors Light Pole Award for the NASCAR Nationwide Series Ford Ecoboost 300 on Saturday at Bristol Motor Speedway in Bristol, Tenn. - Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images
Joey Logano Fends Off Roush Fenway Racing For Nationwide Bristol Pole
Posted 03.17.12
Joey Logano in the No. 18 GameStop Toyota Camry for Joe Gibbs Racing captured his 17th career NASCAR Nationwide Series pole at Bristol (Tenn.) Motor Speedway holding off the Ford Mustangs of Trevor Bayne and Ricky Stenhouse Jr. for the top starting spot. Logano’s best start at the half-mile oval is ...FULL STORY »
Granny Grump
Granny Grump: Pocono, Happy Man, Bad Brad, Iowa, Stenhouse, Jr, And Other Stuff
Posted 08.08.11
Hello loyal readers and other folks. Hope your race weekend was a happy and safe one. This was a crazy weekend for some and a great one for others but more on some of that later. Saturday was supposed to be a 2 race event day split between 2 tracks and ...FULL STORY »
Carl Edwards celebrates his fourth NASCAR Nationwide Series victory and 11th top-10 finish in 12 races on Satuday at Nashville Superspeedway in Lebanon, Tenn. (Photo Credit: Jason Smith / Getty Images for NASCAR)
Carl Edwards Stings The Field With Nashville Superspeedway Win
Posted 04.23.11
Roush Fenway Racing’s Carl Edwards halted Kyle Busch’s chance at a weekend sweep at Nashville (Tenn.) Superspeedway Saturday by winning the Nashville 300 in round eight of the 2011 NASCAR Nationwide Series campaign. The win also extended car owner Jack Roush’s victories to five overall at the 1.33-mile speedway in ...FULL STORY »


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