Articles tagged ‘Goodyear Tire Test’

Apr 09

Fast speeds headline day two of Goodyear Tire Test at MIS

NASCAR driver Greg Biffle prepares to take test runs as part of a two-day Goodyear Tire test at Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn, Mich., on Wednesday. BROOKLYN, Mich. (April 9, 2014) – Blazing fast speeds continued at Michigan International Speedway on Wednesday during the second of a two-day tire test. NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Clint Bowyer said he went 217 mph during the morning session. “That’s white-of-your-eyes-fast,” he added. Bowyer, along with Dale Earnhardt Jr., Greg Biffle, Ryan Newman and Trevor Bayne are taking part in the second of a two-day Goodyear Tire test at the two-mile racetrack. Earnhardt Jr. said he was hitting speeds between 212 to 215 mph in the straightaways and about 180 in the turns. And while speed was the topic of the day, the drivers were at the track to test tires for Goodyear. “This is one of our better tracks, and our fans will probably say the ... FULL STORY »

NASCAR Teams Complete Goodyear Tire Test at Sonoma Raceway

2014 NSCS Driver Jeff Gordon on track at Sonoma Raceway for March Goodyear Tire Test - Photo Credit: Mike Doran for Sonoma Raceway SONOMA, Calif. (March 26, 2014) – Five NASCAR Sprint Cup Series teams completed a rain-dampened two-day Goodyear tire test at Sonoma Raceway on Wednesday. Intermittent rain fell at the raceway both Tuesday and Wednesday, butMarcos Ambrose (#9 Richard Petty Motorsports Ford), Kyle ... FULL STORY »

Goodyear Tire Test Returns to Phoenix International Raceway

Phoenix International Raceway Logo Test to Bring Five NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Drivers to PIR  PHOENIX, Ariz. – Phoenix International Raceway announced today that the grandstands will be open to the public for the Goodyear tire test on Tuesday, September 10. Five NASCAR Sprint Cup Series teams ... FULL STORY »

Kurt Busch, Trevor Bayne to test at MIS on May 14-15

Michigan International Speedway Logo BROOKLYN, Mich. (May 6, 2013) – NASCAR’s new Gen-6 Car has drawn rave reviews from drivers and fans alike after the first 10 races in 2013. On May 14-15, the car will make its debut at Michigan International Speedway when two ... FULL STORY »

Darlington Raceway Marks Another Historic Moment in 2013

Denny Hamlin drives his No. 11 FedEx Toyota Camry around the track Too Tough To Tame..- Photo Credit: Harrelson Photography for Darlington Raceway The Gen-6 car makes history at the track Too Tough To Tame DARLINGTON, S.C. (Feb. 5, 2013) – With the new Gen-6 racecar making its first appearance during the Goodyear Tire Test at Darlington Raceway today, a historic foundation was laid ... FULL STORY »

Goodyear Tire Test at Darlington Raceway Free and Open to the Public!

Darlington Raceway Logo February 5 test will feature new Gen-6 car driven by NASCAR Sprint Cup drivers Carl Edwards, Denny Hamlin, Martin Truex Jr., Paul Menard and Juan Pablo Montoya  DARLINGTON, S.C. (Jan. 23, 2013) – Testing returns to Darlington Raceway! This time with ... FULL STORY »

Back On Track: Rubber Meets Road For 2013 Cars During Texas Goodyear Test

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Logo Texas Hosts Test For Redesigned NASCAR Sprint Cup Cars DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Oct. 9, 2012) – Next year’s redesigned race cars are on the fast track, literally. Last week, the 2013 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series car tested the high banks of the ... FULL STORY »

Carl Edwards talks about the 2013 NASCAR Ford Fusion and the Goodyear tire test at Martinsville Speedway on Tuesday, August 7, 2012. (Martinsville Speedway)
Edwards Liked What He Saw During First Day Of Test At Martinsville Speedway
Posted 08.07.12
MARTINSVILLE, Va. (August 7, 2012) – NASCAR rolled out its new 2013 cars at Martinsville Speedway Tuesday, and after a few laps on the track in the morning, Carl Edwards didn’t know much about his new Ford’s performance. He was positive about one thing, though. “I know walking in the garage ...FULL STORY »
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2012 August 7th Martinsville Goodyear Tire Test Q&A with Martin Truex Jr.
Posted 08.07.12
MARTIN TRUEX JR., No. 56 NAPA Auto Parts Toyota Camry, Michael Waltrip Racing What are your thoughts on the 2013 car in the morning test session? "This is the first time I have run the 2013 car obviously. Coming to Martinsville -- this is a place where aerodynamics don't mean ...FULL STORY »
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2012 August 7th Martinsville Goodyear Tire Test Q&A with Carl Edwards
Posted 08.07.12
Carl Edwards, driver of the No. 99 Fastenal Ford Fusion, took part in the test session at Martinsville Speedway today with the recently-approved 2013 NASCAR Fusion. Edwards stopped by the infield media center during the lunch hour to answer questions from the media. CARL EDWARDS – No. 99 Fastenal Ford Fusion ...FULL STORY »
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Goodyear Tire Test At Martinsville Speedway Open To Fans At No Cost
Posted 08.03.12
MARTINSVILLE, Va. – (August 3, 2012) – Martinsville Speedway’s grandstands will be open to fans free-of-charge for an August 7 and 8 NASCAR Sprint Cup Goodyear tire test at the historic half-mile oval. The test will feature the new 2013 Sprint Cup cars. Drivers expected to be taking part in the ...FULL STORY »
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Bonus NASCAR! More than 20 teams expected for July 30 tire test
Posted 07.16.12
Fans welcome to watch testing from Turn 1 for free  BROOKLYN, Mich. (July 16, 2012) – Michigan International Speedway will be the center of NASCAR on Monday, July 30 when Goodyear holds a one-day tire test for all NASCAR Sprint Cup Series teams. The best drivers will once again descend on the ...FULL STORY »

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