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Nov 05
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Kurt Busch Hangs Tough to Post 8th-Place Texas Finish

Kurt Busch in Car - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images FORT WORTH, Texas (Nov. 4, 2012) – Kurt Busch scored his first top-10 as a Furniture Row Racing driver, finishing eighth in Sunday’s AAA Texas 500 Sprint Cup Series race at Texas Motor Speedway. Busch, who was competing in only his fourth race with the Denver, Colo.-based team, made a late charge to notch his 172nd career top-10. The finish was also Busch’s best on an oval this season. His overall best season result of third came at the Sonoma, Calif. road course. “Kurt kept on digging and digging and never gave up,” said Furniture Row Racing crew chief Todd Berrier. “The car was sideways off the corner most of the day and he stayed in there. It would have been easy to ... FULL STORY »

Jimmie Johnson Wins Second Straight Race and Extends Point Lead with Two Races to Go

Jimmie Johnson, driver of the #48 Lowe's Chevrolet, celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series AAA Texas 500 at Texas Motor Speedway on November 4, 2012 in Fort Worth, Texas. (November 3, 2012 - Photo Credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images FORT WORTH  – (Nov. 4, 2012) – Jimmie Johnson, No. 48 Lowe’s Chevrolet, displayed a remarkable will to win on Sunday at Texas Motor Speedway (TMS) as he scored his second NASCAR Sprint Cup series (NSCS) win in a row, and ... FULL STORY »

Jimmie Johnson Scores 700th Win for Chevrolet in NASCAR Sprint Cup Competition

Jimmie Johnson, driver of the #48 Lowe's Chevrolet, crosses the finish line to win the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series AAA Texas 500 at Texas Motor Speedway on November 4, 2012 in Fort Worth, Texas. - Photo Credit: Chris Graythen/Getty Images FORT WORTH – November 4th, 2012 – Jimmie Johnson’s win of the AAA Texas 500 at Texas Motor Speedway in his No. 48 Lowe’s Chevrolet scored the 700th all-time victory for Chevrolet in NASCAR Sprint Cup Series competition. This unprecedented win secured an ... FULL STORY »

2012 NSCS AAA Texas 500 Race Results

Jimmie Johnson, driver of the #48 Lowe's Chevrolet, celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series AAA Texas 500 at Texas Motor Speedway on November 4, 2012 in Fort Worth, Texas. (November 3, 2012 - Photo Credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images From back-to-back poles and now back-to-back victories, Jimmie Johnson holds off Brad Keselowski (by 0.808 seconds) Sunday to win the 2012 NSCS AAA Texas 500 at Texas Motor Speedway. Johnson, who was also on the pole and won last week at ... FULL STORY »

2012 NCWTS WinStar World Casino 350k Race Results

No 13 SealMaster Curb Records Chevrolet Silverado driven by Johnny Sauter - Photo Credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images Johnny Sauter held off Parker Kligerman (by 2.199 seconds) Friday night as he won the 2012 WinStar World Casino 350k, and making it a clean sweep of the two NCWTS races held at Texas Motor Speedway this season. This was Sauter's second ... FULL STORY »

Jimmie Johnson Wins the Pole at Texas

Jimmie Johnson, driver of the #48 Lowe's Chevrolet, poses with Doug Turnbull and the Pole Award Rifle after winning the pole during qualifying for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series AAA Texas 500 at Texas Motor Speedway on November 2, 2012 in Fort Worth, Texas. - Photo Credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images for NASCAR FT. Worth, TX (November 2, 2012) - For the 29th time in his NASCAR Sprint Cup Series career, and the first time at Texas Motor Speedway, Jimmie Johnson will lead the 43 car field to the green flag in Sunday’s AAA ... FULL STORY »

Team Chevy 2012 NSCS AAA Texas 500 Post-Qualifying Recaps

Chevy Bowtie Symbol JIMMIE JOHNSON, NO. 48 LOWE'S CHEVROLET, POLE WINNER: WERE YOU MEDITATING, USING THE FORCE OR SOMETHING STAYING IN YOUR CAR? "I was just watching everybody go by and catch a glimpse of the Jumbotron over there and see where they pop up ... FULL STORY »



Jimmie Johnson Signing Coors Light Pole Award Board - Photo Credit: Tyler Barrick/Getty Images
2012 NSCS AAA Texas 500 Starting Lineup
Posted 11.02.12
For the second week in a row, Jimmie Johnson, with a qualifying lap speed 191.076 mph, will take point as he captured the 2012 NSCS AAA Texas 500 Coors Light Pole Award at Texas Motor Speedway. This was Johnson's fourth series pole of the 2012 season, his Twenty-ninth series career pole ...FULL STORY »
Jeff Gordon (AARP Drive to End Hunger) - Photo Credit: John Harrelson/Getty Images
2012 NSCS AAA Texas 500 Q& with Team Chevy Driver Jeff Gordon
Posted 11.02.12
JEFF GORDON, NO. 24 DRIVE TO END HUNGER CHEVROLET met with media and discussed the current point battle between Johnson and Keselowski, head games, the upcoming Phoenix race, and more.  HOW WAS PRACTICE? ‘We’ve been trying some things out to learn so we come up with a good plan for tomorrow and ...FULL STORY »
Tony Stewart In Car Photo Credit: Rainier Ehrhardt/Getty Images
2012 NSCS AAA Texas 500 Q&A with Team Chevy Driver Tony Stewart
Posted 11.02.12
TONY STEWART, NO. 14 OFFICE DEPOT/MOBIL 1 CHEVROLET, met with members of the media at Texas Motor Speedway and discussed morning practice, Donny Schatz World of Outlaws championship and other topics.  HOW WAS PRACTICE?  “It was okay. Nothing spectacular. We’ve got a ways to go.” TALK ABOUT DONNY SCHATZ CAPTURING HIS WORLD ...FULL STORY »
Jimmie Johnson in the No 48 Lowe's Chevy on the apron at Texas - Photo Credit: Todd Warshaw/Getty Images
2012 NSCS AAA Texas 500 Q&A with Team Chevy Driver Jimmie Johnson
Posted 11.02.12
JIMMIE JOHNSON, NO. 48 LOWE’S CHEVROLET met with media and discussed participation in the Disaster Relief Fund, his focus on the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup, the pressure, the competition, and more.  YOUR FOUNDATION HAS BEEN VERY ACTIVE IN SUPPORTING THE RELIEF EFFORTS FOR HURRICANE SANDY. CAN YOU TOUCH ON ...FULL STORY »
Dale Earnhardt Jr (National Guard) - Photo Credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images
2012 NSCS AAA Texas 500 Q&A with Team Chevy Driver Dale Earnhardt Jr.
Posted 11.02.12
DALE EARNHARDT JR., NO. 88 NATIONAL GUARD/DIET MOUNTAIN DEW CHEVROLET, met with members of the media today at Texas Motor Speedway and discussed how he is feeling going into this weekend’s race at Texas, his frustrations with the ending of last weekend’s race in Martinsville  and other topics. STILL FEELING GOOD ...FULL STORY »
No 10 GoDaddy.com Chevy - Photo Credit: John Harrelson/Getty Images
2012 NSCS AAA Texas 500 Q&A with Team Chevy’s Danica Patrick & Tony Gibson
Posted 11.02.12
DANICA PATRICK AND CREW CHIEF TONY GIBSON, NO. 10 GODADDY RACING CHEVROLET, met with members of the media at Texas Motor Speedway and discussed racing at Texas Motor Speedway,  working with each other this weekend and beyond, the importance of getting a head start for next season now and other ...FULL STORY »
Danica Patrick Visits With 1,500 Elementary Students For Texas Motor Speedway's "Speeding To Read" Program
Patrick Gets ‘Rock Star’ Treatment From 1,500 Elementary School Students Competing In Texas Motor Speedway’s ‘Speeding To Read’
Posted 11.01.12
NASCAR Star Makes Special Visit To Present Turn 2 Leader Awards, Encourage Students During Special Three-School Assembly At The Speedway W.R. Hatfield, Clara Love And Justin Elementary Schools Combine To Read 92,908 Books At Midway Point Of Reading Competition FORT WORTH, Texas (Nov. 1, 2012) - Danica Patrick owns rock-star status when it comes ...FULL STORY »
Tony Stewart - Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images for NASCAR
Tony Stewart – What a Difference a Year Makes
Posted 11.01.12
KANNAPOLIS, N.C., (Nov. 1, 2012) – Change is inevitable. It can happen within the blink of an eye, or over the course of some unspecified length of time. Just ask Tony Stewart, driver of the No. 14 Office Depot/Mobil 1 Chevrolet for Stewart-Haas Racing. One year ago, Stewart was in a ...FULL STORY »
Jeff Burton (Cheerios)
Cheerios Returns to the Track with RCR No. 31, Burton in ’13
Posted 10.31.12
WELCOME, N.C. (October 31, 2012) - General Mills®' iconic Cheerios® brand will be returning to the track in 2013 in partnership with Richard Childress Racing as the primary sponsor for six races and as a major associate sponsor for the rest of the season with the No. 31 NASCAR Sprint ...FULL STORY »


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