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May 23
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Ryan Newman Honoring the Soldiers

2012 NSCS Ryan Newman - Photo Credit: Chris Graythen/Getty Images for NASCAR KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (May 23, 2012) – The Army is the strength of the Nation, and the Soldier is the strength of the Army. As the driver of the No. 39 U.S. Army Chevrolet for Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR), Ryan Newman taps into that strength throughout the 36-race NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season. But it’s in round No. 12 at Charlotte (N.C.) Motor Speedway with the running of the Coca-Cola 600 where that strength carries increased significance. The Coca-Cola 600 is the Sprint Cup Series’ longest race, and it’s a staple of Memorial Day weekend. Beyond the mental, physical and emotional fortitude necessary to log 400 laps around Charlotte’s 1.5-mile oval, Newman carries a badge of honor in the star of the U.S. Army ... FULL STORY »

Bass Pro Shops Honors Conservation Work of NWTF with Special Paint Scheme for Race

NNS No 3 Bass Pro Shops NWTF Chevy Springfield, MO---May 23, 2012---The National Wild Turkey Federation’s  turkey logo is flying around the track again this weekend on Richard Childress Racing’s Bass Pro Shops sponsored No. 3 Chevy driven by Austin Dillon in the NASCAR Nationwide Series. Dillon is hoping ... FULL STORY »

Team Chevy, 2012 NSCS Coca-Cola 600 Pre-Race Notes & Quotes

Team Chevy Logo TEAM CHEVY ADVANCE COCA-COLA 600 CHARLOTTE MOTOR SPEEDWAY CONCORD, NORTH CAROLINA MAY 27, 2012  DID YOU KNOW?  Chevrolet Volt owners collectively have saved a supertanker of gasoline since the electric car with extended range went on sale, compiling 40 million miles on electricity and avoiding the use ... FULL STORY »

Jeff Burton, 2012 NSCS Coca-Cola 600 Pre-Race Notes & Quotes

2010 NSCS Jeff Burton - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images for NASCAR Jeff Burton No. 31 Wheaties Chevrolet  Event Preview Fact Sheet  This Week's Wheaties Chevrolet at Charlotte Motor Speedway ... Jeff Burton will race chassis No. 367 from the Richard Childress Racing NASCAR Sprint Cup Series stable. This No. 31 Chevrolet, originally built in 2011, ... FULL STORY »

Kevin Harvick, 2012 NSCS Coca-Cola 600 Pre-Race Notes & Quotes

2012 NSCS Kevin Harvick Budweiser - Photo Credit: Chris Graythen/Getty Images for NASCAR Kevin Harvick No. 29 Budweiser Folds of Honor Chevrolet  Event Preview Fact Sheet This Week's Budweiser Folds of Honor Chevrolet at Charlotte Motor Speedway ... Kevin Harvick will pilot Chassis No. 373 from the Richard Childress Racing NASCAR Sprint Cup Series stable. This chassis ... FULL STORY »

Paul Menard, 2012 NSCS Coca-Cola 600 Pre-Race Notes & Quotes

2012 NSCS Paul Menard - Photo Credit: Chris Graythen/Getty Images for NASCAR Paul Menard No. 27 CertainTeed Insulation/Menards Chevrolet Event Preview Fact Sheet This Week's Serta/Menards Chevrolet ... Paul Menard will pilot Chassis No. 328 from the Richard Childress Racing NASCAR Sprint Cup Series stable in Sunday's Coca-Cola 600. This No. 27 Chevrolet was ... FULL STORY »

Richard Childress Racing, 2012 NSCS Coca-Cola 600 Race Preview

Race: Coca-Cola 600 Date: May 27, 2012 Location: Charlotte Motor Speedway Richard Childress Racing NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Race Notes: RCR at Charlotte ... In 125 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series starts at Charlotte Motor Speedway, Richard Childress Racing teams have earned six points-paying victories. ... FULL STORY »



2012 NSCS Kurt Busch - Photo Credit: Chris Graythen/Getty Images for NASCAR
Kurt Busch – It’s a Marathon, Not a Sprint
Posted 05.22.12
MOORESVILLE, N.C. (May 22, 2012) – A marathon by definition is a long-distance foot race with an official distance of 26 miles and 385 yards and it is typically run on the road. While the distance of a marathon didn’t become standardized until 1921, it was one of the original ...FULL STORY »
No. 2 NASCAR Nationwide Series Team Penalized For Post-Race Infraction At Iowa Speedway
Posted 05.22.12
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (May 22, 2012) – NASCAR has penalized the No. 2 team in the NASCAR Nationwide Series as a result of rule infractions discovered during post-race inspection Sunday at Iowa Speedway. The No. 2 car was found to be in violation of Sections 12-1 (actions detrimental to stock car ...FULL STORY »
Earnhardt Ganassi Racing teammates Jamie McMurray & Juan Pablo Montoya in garage - Photo Credit: Nick Laham/Getty Images for NASCAR
Jamie McMurray, Juan Pablo Montoya, 2012 NSCS Coca-Cola 600 Pre-Race Notes & Quotes
Posted 05.22.12
NOTES Follow EGR on Twitter: Continue to follow Earnhardt Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates (EGR) on their official team Twitter page. Find in-race updates and weekly news on the No. 1 and No. 42 teams throughout the 2012 season by following “@EGRTeams”. There’s an App for that: Chip Ganassi Racing Teams (CGRT) ...FULL STORY »
Jeff Gordon (far left), driver of the No. 24 Drive to End Hunger Chevrolet, talks with crew chief Alan Gustafson (second left) while crew members listen - Photo Credit: Jason Smith/Getty Images for NASCAR
Are We There Yet? Checkered Flag 600 Miles Away for Jeff Gordon
Posted 05.22.12
CONCORD, N.C. (May 22, 2012) - Ahead of the 600-miler at Charlotte Motor Speedway, Jeff Gordon has learned it's just best not to ask. Gordon, a three-time winner of NASCAR's longest race, finished second to Dale Earnhardt in this event during his rookie year of 1993. That event was completed in ...FULL STORY »
Earnhardt Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates
Team Target to Support NASCAR Unites with a Special Paint Scheme
Posted 05.22.12
CONCORD, N.C. (May 22, 2012) – NASCAR Unites – An American Salute will bring the NASCAR industry together in support of military families starting Memorial Day race weekend at Charlotte Motor Speedway. In conjunction with this new campaign, Earnhardt Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates’ Team Target will run a special patriotic paint scheme ...FULL STORY »
Richard Childress Racing, 2012 NNS Pioneer Hi-Bred 250 Post-Race Notes & Quotes
Posted 05.21.12
RCR Post Race Report -- Iowa Speedway NASCAR Nationwide Series Pioneer Hi-Bred 250 Iowa Speedway May 20, 2012 Race Highlights: Richard Childress Racing teammates finished second (Elliott Sadler), fourth (Austin Dillon) and 10th (Brendan Gaughan). Sadler is second in the NASCAR Nationwide Series driver championship point standings, trailing point leader Ricky Stenhouse Jr. by 28 points. Dillon ...FULL STORY »
Richard Childress Racing, 2012 NSCS Sprint Showdown & All-Star Post-Race Notes & Quotes
Posted 05.20.12
RCR Post Race Report -- Charlotte Motor Speedway NASCAR Sprint Cup Series RACE: NASCAR Sprint Showdown and Sprint All-Star Race TRACK: Charlotte Motor Speedway DATE: May 19, 2012 Race Highlights: Richard Childress Racing's Jeff Burton finished eighth in the NASCAR Sprint Showdown while teammates Kevin Harvick and Paul Menard finished sixth and 16th, respectively, in the ...FULL STORY »
No 14 Bass Pro Shops NWTF Chevy
Tony Stewart – All-Star Race Serves as Test Bed for Coke 600
Posted 05.20.12
Stewart Finishes 17th in Non-Points Race at Charlotte Date: May 19, 2012 Event: NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race (non-points event) Series: NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Location: Charlotte (N.C.) Motor Speedway (1.5-mile oval) Start/Finish: 9th/17th (Running, completed 90 of 90 laps) Winner: Jimmie Johnson of Hendrick Motorsports (Chevrolet) Tony Stewart drove to a quiet 17th-place finish in the NASCAR ...FULL STORY »
2012 NSCS Ryan Newman - Photo Credit: Chris Graythen/Getty Images for NASCAR
Too Little, Too Late for Newman at All-Star Race
Posted 05.20.12
Tornados Driver Finishes 10th in Non-Points Race at Charlotte Date: May 19, 2012 Event: NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race (non-points event) Series: NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Location: Charlotte (N.C.) Motor Speedway (1.5-mile oval) Start/Finish: 2nd/10th (Running, completed 90 of 90 laps) Winner: Jimmie Johnson of Hendrick Motorsports (Chevrolet) A loose-handling racecar hampered Ryan Newman for most of the ...FULL STORY »


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