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Ford Championship Weekend Tickets Go on Sale May 1

Ford Championship Weekend at Homestead-Miami Speedway NASCAR's championship event to be held at Homestead-Miami Speedway November 20-22  MIAMI - Since 2002, Homestead-Miami Speedway has been the place where championship dreams have been made. Once again, Homestead-Miami Speedway will be home to the championship races for the NASCAR Sprint Cup, XFINITY and Camping World Truck Series during Ford Championship Weekend, November 20-22. Tickets to Ford Championship Weekend will officially go on sale to the public on Friday, May 1. After months of battling through 35 races and three rounds of the Chase, thousands of miles driven, and hundreds of tires shredded - it will all come down to the final race at the South Florida track on November 22. In 2014, NASCAR unveiled a new Chase format: an elimination-style playoff for ... FULL STORY »

Homestead-Miami Speedway Partners with Shula’s Hotel & Golf Club for Ford Championship Weekend

Homestead-Miami Speedway Logo MIAMI - It only seems fitting that the venue at which NASCAR crowns champions in each of its three premier series is now partnering with a name that is synonymous with championships in South Florida.  Homestead-Miami Speedway and Shula’s Hotel ... FULL STORY »

Tony Stewart’s 15-Year NASCAR Winning Streak Halted At Homestead

Kevin Harvick, driver of the #4 Budweiser Chevrolet, and team owner Tony Stewart celebrate winning in Victory Lane after the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway on November 16, 2014 in Homestead, Florida. - Photo Credit: Chris Graythen/Getty Images HOMESTEAD, Fla.  - - Tony Stewart’s streak of winning at least one NASCAR Sprint Cup Series win in a season came to a screeching halt in Sunday’s season finale at Homestead-Miami (Fla.) Speedway. Stewart took his No. 14 Bass Pro Shops ... FULL STORY »

Unpleasant Finish For Carl Edwards In Final Race With Roush Fenway Racing

Carl Edwards, driver of the #99 Fastenal Ford, walks on the grid during pre-race ceremonies for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway on November 16, 2014 in Homestead, Florida. - Photo Credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images HOMESTEAD – In their final race together, Carl Edwards and crew chief Jimmy Fenning had to settle for a 34thplace finish in Sunday’s Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami (Fla.) Speedway. Not exactly a fairytale ending to a 10-year full-time ride for Edwards ... FULL STORY »

Harvick wins at Homestead to secure first NASCAR Sprint Cup championship

Kevin Harvick, driver of the #4 Budweiser Chevrolet, celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ford EcoBoost 400 and the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Championship at Homestead-Miami Speedway on November 16, 2014 in Homestead, Florida. - Photo Credit: Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images HOMESTEAD, Fla.—The fastest driver doesn't always win a race—or a championship—but on Sunday at Homestead-Miami Speedway, Kevin Harvick did both. Driving a No. 4 Stewart-Haas Racing Chevrolet that has been the class of the field for most of the 2014 NASCAR ... FULL STORY »

Kyle Busch Sees Strong Finish Axed At Homestead

Kyle Busch, driver of the #18 M&M's Toyota, pits during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway on November 16, 2014 in Homestead, Florida. - Photo Credit: Chris Graythen/Getty Images HOMESTEAD -- Former Chase contender Kyle Busch was trying to spoil the parade in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season finale at Homestead-Miami (Fla.) Speedway on Sunday, but the Joe Gibbs Racing driver fell victim to mechanical gremlins nearing the ... FULL STORY »

Impressive Drive For Runner-up Ryan Newman At Homestead-Miami

Ryan Newman, driver of the #31 Caterpillar Chevrolet, walks on the grid prior to the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway on November 16, 2014 in Homestead, Florida. - Photo Credi: Patrick Smith/Getty Images HOMESTEAD – Tagged as the underdog for nearly the entire Chase for the Sprint Cup, Ryan Newman and his Richard Childress Racing team had the deepest starting spot of anyone of the championship contenders on Sunday at Homestead-Miami (Fla.) Speedway, ... FULL STORY »



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Toyota Racing 2014 NSCS Ford EcoBoost 400 Post-Race Recaps
Posted 11.16.14
Camry driver Denny Hamlin was one of the final four drivers to battle to the end of this year's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) championship at Homestead-Miami Speedway on Sunday. Hamlin's seventh-place finish placed him third in the unofficial final point standings behind champion and race-winner Kevin Harvick and second-place Ryan ...FULL STORY »
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Team Chevy 2014 NSCS Ford EcoBoost 400 Post-Race Racaps
Posted 11.16.14
KEVIN HARVICK, NO. 4 BUDWEISER CHEVROLET SS – RACE WINNER (CHAMPIONSHIP WINNER) WHAT IS THIS MOMENT LIKE FOR YOU? "Well I just really don't know what to even to say about how much I appreciate this. Everybody on this Budweiser, Jimmy Johns, Outback team - Stewart-Haas Racing, Gene Haas, Tony Stewart, for ...FULL STORY »
Kevin Harvick, driver of the #4 Budweiser Chevrolet, celebrates in victory lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway on November 16, 2014 in Homestead, Florida. - Photo Credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images
Kevin Harvick Wins 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Championship
Posted 11.16.14
Fourteen-Year Series Veteran Captures First Career Title DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Nov. 16, 2014) – In a storybook finish to conclude a revamped Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup, Kevin Harvick won the season finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway Sunday to claim his first NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship. To win the title, Harvick ...FULL STORY »
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Ford Racing 2014 NSCS Ford EcoBoost 400 Post-Race Recaps
Posted 11.16.14
JOEY LOGANO, No. 22 Shell Pennzoil Ford Fusion (PIT ROAD INTERVIEW) – “It was a heck of a race up there. I screwed up and hit the wall early and we were able to recover then had the mistake on pit road which didn’t give us enough time to recover ...FULL STORY »
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Chevrolet Wins NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Manufacturers’ Championship
Posted 11.16.14
2014 Title is 12th Consecutive and 38th Overall for the Bowtie Brand DETROIT (November 16, 2013) – With the conclusion of the season finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway, Chevrolet clinched the 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Manufacturers’  Championship. It marks the 12th consecutive year and 38th time overall that the Bowtie Brand has won the ...FULL STORY »
Kevin Harvick, driver of the #4 Budweiser Chevrolet, celebrates with a burnout after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ford EcoBoost 400 and the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Championship at Homestead-Miami Speedway on November 16, 2014 in Homestead, Florida. - Photo Credit: Chris Graythen/Getty Images
2014 NSCS Ford EcoBoost 400 Race Results & Point Standings
Posted 11.16.14
The 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) season concluded Sunday at Homestead-Miami Speedway, and with it came several champions. Included on that list were: The series owner's champion, Tony Stewart (Stewart-Haas Racing). the manufacturer's champion, Chevrolet and  taking home both the Ford EcoBoost 400 victory and the championship, Kevin Harvick. After a four-lap-dash to ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Jimmie Johnson (Lowe's) - Photo Credit: Todd Warshaw/Getty Images
2014 NSCS Ford EcoBoost 400 Final Practice Session Speeds
Posted 11.15.14
Jimmie Johnson, with a lap speed of 175.200 MPH, was the quickest Saturday afternoon during the final NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) practice session for Sunday's Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway. Johnson's fellow Hendrick Motorsports teammate, Kasey Kahne - with a lap speed of 174.820 MPH - was second quickest, ...FULL STORY »
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2014 NSCS Ford EcoBoost 400 Q&A with Team Chevy’s Jim Campbell
Posted 11.15.14
JIM CAMPBELL, U.S. VICE PRESIDENT OF PERFORMANCE VEHICLES AND MOTORSPORTS KERRY THARP:  Good afternoon.  This is day 3 of the 2014 Ford championship weekend here as we wrap up what has been another exciting and successful NASCAR racing season.  You know, we couldn't do it without the support, the professionalism, and ...FULL STORY »
Director of Ford Racing Jamie Allison - Photo Credit: Gregory Shamus/Getty Images
2014 NSCS Ford EcoBoost 400 Q&A with Ford Racing’s Jamie Allison
Posted 11.15.14
Jamie Allison, director, Ford Racing, participated in a press conference this afternoon with counterparts from Chevrolet and Toyota.  Below is a transcript of Allison’s remarks. JAMIE ALLISON, Director, Ford Racing – HOW NICE WOULD IT BE TO HAVE JOEY LOGANO WIN THE CHAMPIONSHIP?  “Here we are at Ford Championship Weekend and ...FULL STORY »


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