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Nov 05
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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 important milestone for Chevrolet as the most successful manufacturer in NASCAR history. In addition to reaching this 700th win for the brand, Johnson brought the Chevy Impala to Victory Lane for the 151st time in the nameplate’s history. “We are so very proud of Jimmie and his win today at Texas Motor Speedway, said Jim Campbell, U.S. Vice President Performance Vehicles and Motorsports. “On behalf of everyone at Chevrolet, we congratulate the entire No. 48 Hendrick Motorsports team in this momentous victory. The unparalleled dedication and ... 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 »

2012 NSCS AAA Texas 500 Starting Lineup

Jimmie Johnson Signing Coors Light Pole Award Board - Photo Credit: Tyler Barrick/Getty Images 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 ... FULL STORY »

2012 NSCS AAA Texas 500 Q&A with Team Chevy Driver Tony Stewart

Tony Stewart In Car Photo Credit: Rainier Ehrhardt/Getty Images 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 ... 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 »
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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 »
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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 »
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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 »
Ryan Newman (Quicken Loans) - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images
Ryan Newman – Reunited, and it Feels So Good
Posted 10.31.12
KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (Oct. 31, 2012) – “Can you pick up and have the same success you enjoyed together in the past?” That has been the most popular question asked of Quicken Loans driver Ryan Newman and crew chief Matt Borland since being reunited as a duo for the first time since ...FULL STORY »
Jimmie Johnson in car - Photo Credit: Tyler Barrick/Getty Images
Jimmie Johnson – ‘Wild Asphalt Circus?’ No Thanks with Tight Chase Battle at Texas
Posted 10.31.12
HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. (Oct. 30, 2012) – Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth is calling this weekend’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series AAA Texas 500 festivities the “Wild Asphalt Circus.” While the action on the track is sure to be wild, new Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Championship points leader Jimmie ...FULL STORY »
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Team Chevy 2012 NSCS AAA Texas 500 Pre-Race Notes & Quotes
Posted 10.31.12
TEAM CHEVY ADVANCE AAA TEXAS 500 TEXAS MOTOR SPEEDWAY FT. WORTH, TEXAS NOVEMBER 4, 2012  DID YOU KNOW? The Small Block V-8 became a staple of the performance industry about five minutes after it debuted in production vehicles in 1955. Nearly 60 years later it remains the hot rod engine of choice for the majority of ...FULL STORY »


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