Articles tagged ‘Casey Mears’

Oct 14

After Rough Beginning, Mears Grows Fond of Martinsville

Martinsville Speedway Logo MARTINSVILLE, Va. (Oct. 14, 2014) - When Casey Mears first broke into NASCAR, Martinsville Speedway wasn’t at the top of his “can’t wait to visit” list. In fact, it was near the bottom. However, time heals all wounds. During a recent test session in preparation for the Goody’s® Headache Relief Shot® 500 the driver of the No. 13 GEICO Chevy talked about how the historic half-mile speedway has become one of the tracks he looks forward to the most. “Martinsville has become one of my favorite tracks that we come to all year long,” Mears said. “When I first came here I really had a difficult time with this place and didn’t like it a whole lot, but once I started learning ... FULL STORY »

GEICO and Germain Racing to Honor the Military with Special Paint Scheme at May Charlotte Races

2014 NSCS No 13 GEICO Military Chevrolet SS Mooresville, NC (May 8, 2014) - As the month of May gets underway, the racing season is in full swing. Casey Mears and his GEICO team have been on a solid run, notching three top 20 finishes in their last ... FULL STORY »

Marcos Ambrose and Richard Petty Discuss Richmond Post-Race Incident

Ford Racing Logo Marcos Ambrose, driver of the No. 9 Stanley Ford Fusion, was involved in a post-race altercation with Casey Mears last weekend at Richmond International Raceway.  Ambrose, who was fined $25,000 and put on probation until May 28th by NASCAR for his role, ... FULL STORY »

NASCAR Penalizes Drivers Marcos Ambrose And Casey Mears

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Logo Daytona Beach, Fla. (April 29, 2014) — NASCAR has penalized drivers Marcos Ambrose and Casey Mears for their involvement in a post-race altercation in the garage area following last Saturday night’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Richmond International Raceway. Ambrose, driver of the ... FULL STORY »

Germain Racing Test Session at Darlington Raceway Open to the Public

2014 NSCS Driver Casey Mears (GEICO) - Photo Credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images Casey Mears, driver of the No. 13 GEICO Chevy SS, will be taking laps around the track Too Tough To Tame from 1 p.m. – 9 p.m. today DARLINGTON, S.C. (April 1, 2014) – A test session at Darlington Raceway featuring NASCAR ... FULL STORY »

Resilient Mears Rallies Back in Fontana to Score Top-15 Finish

Casey Mears, driver of the #13 GEICO Chevrolet, sits in his car during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Auto Club 400 at Auto Club Speedway on March 21, 2014 in Fontana, California. - Photo Credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images Fontana, CA (March 23, 2014) - When Germain Racing loaded up the No. 13 GEICO Chevrolet SS and headed out west for the third time in four weeks, they were looking to rebound from tough races in Las Vegas and Bristol.  After ... FULL STORY »

Mears and GEICO Team Perservere Through Issue at Bristol

2014 NSCS Driver Casey Mears (GEICO) - Photo Credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images BRISTOL, TN (March 16, 2014) - Coming into the Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway tied for 16thin the point standings, Casey Mears and the #13 GEICO team looked to rebound from a challenging weekend in Las Vegas.  They got off ... FULL STORY »

2014 NSCS Driver Casey Mears (GEICO) in car - Photo Credit: Robert Laberge/Getty Images
2014 NSCS Food City 500 Final Practice Session Speeds
Posted 03.15.14
During the final NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) Food City 500 practice session on Saturday, it was Casey Mears, with a lap speed of 125.906 m.p.h., showing the quickest way around Bristol Motor Speedway. Matt Kenseth put up the second quickest lap speed of 125.815 m.p.h., followed by Carl Edwards (125.683 ...FULL STORY »
Casey Mears, driver of the #13 GEICO Chevrolet, pits during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Kobalt 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on March 9, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. - Photo Credit: Nick Laham/Getty Images
Despite Long Day in Las Vegas, Mears Tied for 16th in Points
Posted 03.10.14
Las Vegas, NV (March 9, 2014) - When Germain Racing rolled into Las Vegas, they were looking to make headway on intermediate tracks, which has proved challenging for the team over the course of previous seasons.  After turning in a top 10 finish at Daytona and a 14th at Phoenix, Casey Mears and ...FULL STORY »
NSCS Driver Casey Mears (GEICO) - Photo Credit: Chris Graythen/Getty Images
Casey Mears Departs Phoenix 11th in Points after 14th-Place Finish
Posted 03.03.14
Avondale, AZ (March 2, 2014) - Casey Mears and his GEICO team departed Daytona a week ago with a 10th place finish and they eagerly anticipated their arrival in Phoenix.  Many off-season changes, including a switch to Chevrolet and a new technical alliance with Richard Childress Racing, has turned the Germain Racing crew ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Casey Mears (GEICO) - Photo Credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images
Masterful Drive by Mears Nets Top-10 Finish for GEICO Team in Daytona 500
Posted 02.24.14
Daytona Beach, FL (February 24, 2014) – Casey Mears recorded an exciting Speedweeks, as he dodged crashing racecars, fuel cell issues and, on Sunday, Mother Nature and more racecars.  After misfortune took pleasant turns during Daytona 500 practice on Wednesday and the Duel 150’s on Thursday, Mears and his GEICO team hoped to capitalize when ...FULL STORY »
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2014 NSCS Daytona 500 Weds Practice Incident Q&A with Drivers Gordon, Mears & Menard
Posted 02.19.14
Casey Mears, driver of the #13 GEICO Ford - Photo Credit: Andy Lyons/Getty Images
2014 Daytona Speedweeks NASCAR Media Day Q&A with Driver Casey Mears
Posted 02.13.14
CASEY MEARS, NO. 13 GEICO CHEVROLET SS met with media and discussed the racing community of Bakersfield, the change to the Chase format, his thoughts on social media, and more.  TALK ABOUT YOUR SEASON “Everybody is always excited about a season, but we are especially excited at Germain Racing, for sure. We’ve ...FULL STORY »
NSCS Driver Casey Mears in the No. 13 GEICO Ford Fusion on Track - Photo Credit: Sean Gardner/Getty Images
KMC Wheels Joins Germain Racing and Casey Mears for 2014 Season
Posted 02.11.14
Mooresville, NC (February 11, 2014) – Casey Mears and the Germain Racing team have taken the upcoming 2014 season by the horns.  While the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series has yet to see its first green flag of the year, the GEICO team recorded a successful test at Daytona in early January, ...FULL STORY »

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