Articles tagged ‘Ford Racing’

Jun 11

Legendary Mustang to Continue 50-Year Celebration as Pace Car for Sprint Cup Race at Michigan International Speedway

2015 Ford Mustang MIS Pace Car  All-new 2015 Ford Mustang will serve as pace car for the Quicken Loans 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Michigan International Speedway June 15, a fitting tribute to 50 years of continuous production  Joe Hinrichs, Ford Motor Company president of The Americas, will drive the Race Red Mustang GT fastback to start the race  This sixth-generation, rear-wheel-drive Mustang boasts iconic long hood, short rear decklid proportions, as well as the low, wide stance of its predecessors, but features a design that is very much 21st century, with state-of-the-art engineering and technology DEARBORN, Mich., June 11, 2014 – In a fitting tribute to the continuing 50-year celebration of the iconic pony car, the all-new 2015 Ford Mustang is about to make its pace car ... FULL STORY »

Edsel B. Ford, Jason Hedlesky Remember Former Ford Owner Junie Donlavey

Ford Racing Logo Former Ford owner Junie Donlavey, a Spirit of Ford Award Winner for his contributions to motorsports, passed away last night.  Donlavey fielded Ford vehicles from 1961 until his retirement in 2004 and during that time gave many drivers and crewmen ... FULL STORY »

Ford Racing 2014 NSCS Pocono 400 Post-Race Recaps

Ford Racing Logo BRAD KESELOWSKI, No. 2 Redd’s Apple Ale Ford Fusion | FINISHED 2nd (PIT ROAD INTERVIEW) WHAT HAPPENED THERE AT THE END WITH THE TRASH ON THE GRILLE AND DOWN IN TURN ONE? “You know, we were just running really hot and the motor was ... FULL STORY »

Ford Racing 2014 NSCS Pocono 400 Post-Qualifying Recaps

Ford Racing Logo GREG BIFFLE, No. 16 3M Ford Fusion | QUALIFIED 14th “I was a little free in the first and second runs, just a little bit. My third run there, I just needed a couple hundredths and the 31 pulled out in front ... FULL STORY »

2014 NSCS Pocono 400 Q&A with Driver Carl Edwards

Carl Edwards (Cheez-It) - Photo Credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images Carl Edwards, driver of the No. 99 Kelloggs/Cheez-It Ford Fusion, takes to the track at Pocono Raceway Sunday looking for his second win of the season and the third of his career at the “Tricky Triangle’. Edwards met with media ... FULL STORY »

New Quick Lane Livery on No. 21 Ford Fusion for Quicken Loans 400 at MIS Recognizes Growing National Presence of Quick Lane Tire and Auto Center

2014 NSCS No. 21 Motorcraft/Quick Lane "Blue" Ford Fusion The Motorcraft/Quick Lane No. 21 Ford Fusion will have a distinctive Quick Lane look when it hits the track for the Quicken Loans 400 at Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn, Mich., June 13-15. Quick Lane now has more than 700 retail locations ... FULL STORY »

Despite Repave, Ragan Says ‘It’s Still the Same Old Pocono’

2014 NSCS Driver David Ragan on track in the No. 34 Taco Bell Ford Fusion - Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images 'Tricky Triangle' Smoother, but Still a Challenge with Three Unique Turns STATESVILLE, JUNE 3, 2014 - David Ragan, driver of the No. 34 Taco Bell Ford, comments on racing at Pocono Raceway: "Pocono, since the repave, is definitely a little easier for ... FULL STORY »

2014 NSCS Driver David Gilliland on track in the No. 38 Long John Silver's Ford Fusion - Photo Credit: Drew Hallowell/Getty Images
Gilliland: Pocono as Easy as 3, 2, 1
Posted 06.03.14
Driver Says Speed Comes by 'Working Backwards' STATESVILLE, JUNE 3, 2014 - David Gilliland, driver of the No. 38 Long John Silver's Ford, comments on racing at Pocono Raceway: "Pocono is always challenging. It's three completely different turns, which makes it a completely different racetrack from anything else we race on. You've ...FULL STORY »
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Ford Racing 2014 NSCS FedEx 400 Post-Race Recaps
Posted 06.01.14
BRAD KESELOWSKI, No. 2 Miller Lite Ford Fusion | Finished 2nd “The car was really strong the second half of the race. My guys made great adjustments on it and we drove up to second there. We were pretty equal to Jimmie there but never got a crack at him. I would ...FULL STORY »
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Ford Racing 2014 NNS Buckle Up 200 Post Race Notes And Quotes
Posted 05.31.14
Ford Racing NNS Notes & Quotes: Buckle Up 200 (Dover International Speedway) Saturday, May 31, 2014 FORD FINISHING RESULTS 2nd Trevor Bayne 3rd Joey Logano 11th Chris Buescher 16th Dakoda Armstrong 27th Ryan Reed TREVOR ...FULL STORY »
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Ford Racing 2014 NSCS FedEx 400 Post-Qualifying Recaps
Posted 05.30.14
BRAD KESELOWSKI, No. 2 Miller Lite Ford Fusion – QUALIFIED 1st (PIT ROAD INTERVIEW) “They gave me a great car here with the Miller Lite Ford Fusion. I didn’t feel like I got it all the first run. I like this group qualifying and I got another shot at it. I think ...FULL STORY »
Brad Keselowski, driver of the #2 Miller Lite Ford, prepares to drive during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series FedEx 400 Benefiting Autism Speaks at Dover International Speedway on May 30, 2014 in Dover, Delaware. - Photo Credit: Todd Warshaw/Getty Images
2014 NSCS FedEx 400 Starting Lineup
Posted 05.30.14
On Friday at Dover International Speedway, Brad Keselowski, with a new NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) qualifying track record speed of 164.444 m.p.h., captured the 2014 FedEx 400 Coors Light Pole Award. Keselowski, who broke Dale Earnhardt, Jr's previous record of 161.849 m.p.h. - that was set here last September, received ...FULL STORY »
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Gilliland Eager for Dover: Just How Fast Will It Be?
Posted 05.27.14
The Pete Store Returns to Front Row Motorsports at the 'Monster Mile' STATESVILLE, MAY 27, 2014 - David Gilliland, driver of the No. 38 The Pete Store Ford, comments on racing at Dover International Speedway: "I feel like Dover is probably the most physically demanding track we go to, and it's one ...FULL STORY »
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Ford Racing 2014 NSCS Coca-Cola 600 Post-Race Recaps
Posted 05.25.14
DAVID GILLILAND – No. 38 Love’s Travel Stops Ford Fusion – “We blew a right-front tire there.  We did the wave-around trying to make up some track position, but just blew a right-front.  It got real tight the lap before and just blew a right-front.  It’s a tough way for this to end.  We were ...FULL STORY »
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Ford Reaction To Trevor Bayne Driving No. 6 AdvoCare Fusion Full-Time in 2015
Posted 05.24.14
JAMIE ALLISON, Director, Ford Racing: "From all Ford fans, a big thank you to Trevor for bringing the Wood Brothers back to victory lane, and winning Ford's 600th Cup win at Daytona in 2011," said Jamie Allison, director, Ford Racing. "That was a Ford racing moment etched in history and Trevor ...FULL STORY »
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Ford 2014 NNS HISTORY 300 Post Race Notes And Quotes
Posted 05.24.14
Ford Racing NNS Notes & Quotes: History 300 – Charlotte Motor Speedway Saturday, May 24, 2014 Ford Finishing Results: 2nd – Brad Keselowski 8th – Trevor Bayne 9th – Chris Buescher 14th – Ryan Reed 15th – Jeb Burton 19th – Dakoda Armstrong BRAD KESELOWSKI – No. 22 Discount Tire Ford Mustang – PRESS ...FULL STORY »

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