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Sep 20
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2014 NSCS SYLVANIA 300 Final Practice Session Speeds

Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 Drive To End Hunger Chevrolet, prepares to drive in practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on September 20, 2014 in Loudon, New Hampshire. - Photo Credit: Will Schneekloth/Getty Images Saturday afternoon at New Hampshire Motor Speedway (NHMS), it was Jeff Gordon - with a lap speed of 135.357mph - leading the field in the final NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) SYLVANIA 300 practice session. Tomorrow's pole-sitter and current series points leader, Brad Keselowski, was second quickest with a lap speed of 135.256mph, and he was followed by Kevin Harvick (135.236mph) who was third, Joey Logano (135.102) fourth and Dale Earnhardt, Jr. (135.054) was fifth. Defending series champion, Jimmie Johnson (135.040mph) posted the sixth quickest speed, while Matt Kenseth (134.949) was seventh, Danica Patrick (134.944) eighth, Paul Menard (134.887) ninth and Jamie McMurray (134.815) rounding out the top-ten quickest in the "Happy Hour" (final) practice. The 18th annual SYLVANIA 300 is set to get ... FULL STORY »

2014 NSCS SYLVANIA 300 Q&A with Jeff Gordon

2014 NSCS Driver Jeff Gordon (AARP Drive to End Hunger) - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images JEFF GORDON, NO. 24 DRIVE TO END HUNGER CHEVROLET SS met with media and discussed the strengths of his team, the race tracks he likes coming up in the Chase, different winners at New Hampshire, and more.: TALK ABOUT THE CHASE-OPENER ... FULL STORY »

2014 NSCS SYLVANIA 300 Q&A with Jimmie Johnson

NSCS Driver Jimmie Johnson - Photo Credit: Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images JIMMIE JOHNSON, NO. 48 LOWE’S CHEVROLET SS met with media and discussed his favorite upcoming tracks in the Chase, his approach to the new format, looking for speed in the car, the challenges of the New Hampshire track, his 39th ... FULL STORY »

2014 NSCS MyAFibStory.com 400 Q&A with Jimmie Johnson

Jimmie Johnson - Photo Credit: Getty Images JIMMIE JOHNSON, NO. 48 LOWE’S CHEVROLET SS met with media and discussed the new Chase for the Sprint Cup format strategies, challenges, approachs, and more. TALK ABOUT YOUR MINDSET AS YOU BEGIN PREPARATION FOR THE WEEKEND IN CHICAGO “I’m excited to get ... FULL STORY »

Jimmie Johnson Treated For Dehydration Following Richmond Race

Jimmie Johnson, driver of the #48 Lowe's/Kobalt Tools Chevrolet, stands in the garage area during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Oral-B USA 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway on August 29, 2014 in Hampton, Georgia. - Photo Credit: Todd Warshaw/Getty Images Reining NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson suffered from dehydration following Saturday night’s race at Richmond (Va.) International Raceway. The six-time Cup champion drove his No. 48 Lowe’s Chevrolet SS back to pit road after the event, but needed ... FULL STORY »

Nationwide Expands Hendrick Motorsports Relationship

No. 88 Nationwide Insurance Chevrolet SS (Photo Credit: Todd Warshaw / Getty Images) Company Becomes Majority Sponsor of Earnhardt Jr. From 2015-2017 CONCORD, N.C. (Sept. 5, 2014) – Nationwide has expanded its three-year relationship with Hendrick Motorsports to become the majority sponsor of driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. and the No. 88 Chevrolet ... FULL STORY »

Hendrick Motorsports Statement

Hendrick Motorsports Logo CONCORD, N.C. (Sept. 5, 2014) – The following is a team statement from Hendrick Motorsports regarding its continuing relationship with the Army National Guard: “Representing the National Guard and its Citizen Soldiers is an extraordinary honor and source of pride for ... FULL STORY »



Dale Earnhardt Jr. (Photo Credit: Todd Warshaw / Getty Images)
Nationwide Comes To Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s Side For More Races In 2015
Posted 09.05.14
Nationwide Insurance has increased their sponsorship role with NASCAR’s most popular driver Dale Earnhardt Jr., Hendrick Motorsports announced Friday. The Columbus, Ohio-based company will vacate its title role of the sport’s secondary series, the NASCAR Nationwide Series to become the leading supporter of Hendrick Motorsports’ No. 88 Chevrolet for now ...FULL STORY »
Kasey Kahne, driver of the #5 Farmers Insurance Chevrolet, celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Oral-B USA 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway on August 31, 2014 in Hampton, Georgia. - Photo Credit: Jonathan Moore/Getty Images
Late-race surge at Atlanta puts Kahne in Victory Lane—and in the Chase
Posted 09.01.14
HAMPTON, Ga. – It was Tony Stewart’s return to racing that dominated the headlines before Sunday night’s Oral-B USA 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway, but it was Kasey Kahne who stole the show—and a berth in the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup. In a race that went 10 laps beyond ...FULL STORY »
Kasey Kahne, driver of the #5 Farmers Insurance Chevrolet, celebrates with a burnout after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Oral-B USA 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway on August 31, 2014 in Hampton, Georgia. - Photo Credit: Jonathan Moore/Getty Images
2014 NSCS Oral-B USA 500 Race Results & Point Standings
Posted 09.01.14
After a second attempt at a green-white-checkered (flags) dash to the finish, it was Kasey Kahne holding off Matt Kenseth (by 0.574 seconds) to win Sunday night's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) Oral-B USA 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Kahne, who clinched a spot in the chase for the NSCS championship with his victory, ...FULL STORY »
Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 Panasonic Chevrolet, practices for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Oral-B USA 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway on August 29, 2014 in Hampton, Georgia. - Photo Credit: Jeff Curry/Getty Images
2014 NSCS Oral-B USA 500 Q&A with Jeff Gordon
Posted 08.29.14
JEFF GORDON, NO. 24 PANASONIC CHEVROLET SS, met with members of the media at Atlanta Motor Speedway and discussed making his 750th start at Atlanta Motor Speedway, his longevity, last week at Bristol, Atlanta’s 2015 date and many other topics. TALK ABOUT YOUR 750 STARTS:  “That is a big number.  I hadn’t ...FULL STORY »
Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 Axalta Chevrolet, celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway on August 17, 2014 in Brooklyn, Michigan. - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images
Late Restart Catapults Jeff Gordon to Michigan Victory
Posted 08.17.14
BROOKLYN, Mich.— So much for restarts being a problem for Jeff Gordon. The four-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion broke away after a late caution to win Sunday's Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway. Gordon, who faced questions about his struggles on restarts earlier this season, passed Joey Logano at the ...FULL STORY »
Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 Axalta Chevrolet, takes the checkered flag to win the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway on August 17, 2014 in Brooklyn, Michigan. - Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images
Chevrolet Victorious at Michigan as Gordon Scores Third Win of 2014
Posted 08.17.14
Team Chevy Takes Four of Top Five Finishing Positions BROOKLYN, Mich. – (August 17, 2014) – Jeff Gordon made the right move when it counted on the final restart of the Pure Michigan 400 to score his third NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) victory of 2014 and third career win at Michigan ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Jeff Gordon crosses the start/finish line at Michigan International Speedway in the No. 24 Axalta Chevrolet SS - Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images
2014 NSCS Pure Michigan 400 Race Results & Point Standings
Posted 08.17.14
From the pole to victory lane, Jeff Gordon retakes the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) points lead with his win Sunday in the Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway. This was Gordon's third series win of the 2014 season, his ninety-first series career win and his third series win at ...FULL STORY »
Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 Axalta Chevrolet, stands in the garage during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series GoBowling.com 400 at Pocono Raceway on August 1, 2014 in Long Pond, Pennsylvania. - Photo Credit: Sarah Glenn/Getty Images
2014 NSCS Pure Michigan 400 Final Practice Session Speeds
Posted 08.16.14
During the final NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) practice session for Sunday's Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway, it was Jeff Gordon - with a lap speed of 200.156mph - showing the quickest way around the track. Series Rookie of the Year (ROTY) contender, Kyle Larson, was second quickest with ...FULL STORY »
Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 Axalta Chevrolet, celebrates with the Coors Light Pole Award after qualifying for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway on August 15, 2014 in Brooklyn, Michigan. - Photo Credit: Robert Reiners/Getty Images
Jeff Gordon Places Chevy SS on the Pole at Michigan
Posted 08.15.14
Six of the Top-12 Starters Will Pilot Chevy SS Race Cars On Sunday BROOKLYN, Mich. - Jeff Gordon, driver of the No. 24 Axalta Chevrolet SS, set a track qualifying record en route to winning the pole for the Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway on Friday. Gordon turned in a fast ...FULL STORY »


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