Articles tagged ‘IMS’

Jul 25

2014 NSCS John Wayne Walding 400 Q&A with Petty & Almirola

Aric Almirola with Richard Petty - Photo Credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images Richard Petty and Aric Almirola were part of a presentation with sponsors Eckrich and Kroger that recognized Samuel Sawyer and his military family Friday morning at Indianapolis Motor Speedway as part of Operation Inspiration.  Sawyer, who was born with spina bifida, was presented a new wheelchair designed like the No. 43 Eckrich Ford Fusion.  Sawyer will attend Victory Junction Gang Camp this summer with Eckrich covering all costs. RICHARD PETTY, Owner, No. 43 Eckrich Ford Fusion – CAN YOU TALK ABOUT 20 YEARS AGO WHEN NASCAR CAME HERE FOR THAT FIRST RACE? “It was sort of like a dream come true.  I think everybody running Cup had dreamed of being at Indy just because it had been here all those years.  Indy is Indy and to have a chance ... FULL STORY »

2014 NNS Lilly Diabetes 250 First Practice Session Speeds

2014 NASCAR Driver David Ragan - Photo Credit: Sarah Glenn/Getty Images The NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) took to the the famed Indianapolis Motor Speedway (IMS) early Friday morning for their first (of two) Lilly Diabetes 250 practice session. At the end of the session, and with a lap speed of 181.043mph, it ... FULL STORY »

Chevy Day & Team Chevy Racing Display Return to Indianapolis Motor Speedway

Chevy Bowtie Symbol Autographs, Q&A Sessions with Some of Racing’s Biggest Stars  DETROIT – Race fans will get the opportunity to see up close race-car drivers such as Jimmie Johnson, Jeff Gordon, Dale Earnhardt Jr., Tony Stewart, Kevin Harvick and Danica Patrick, and cars like ... FULL STORY »

Josh Reaume Hopes To Lay It All Out At The Brickyard

Josh Reaume Josh Reaume, No. 87 Rick Ware Racing Chevrolet Camaro Indianapolis Motor Speedway NASCAR Nationwide Series Lilly Diabetes 250 Race Information: Date: Saturday July 26, 2014 Race: 19 of 33 Location: Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Indianapolis, IN Track Details: 2.5-mile quad oval Race Length: 100 laps ... FULL STORY »

Landon Cassill Returns To Indianapolis Motor Speedway

2014 NSCS Driver Landon Cassill (Hillman Racing) - Photo Credit: Drew Hallowell/Getty Images INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Landon Cassill will return to Indianapolis Motor Speedway this weekend for his sixth race appearance at auto racing’s most famous track. Cassill has raced in four Sprint Cup and one Nationwide event at IMS, the 2.5-mile oval ... FULL STORY »

Jeffrey Earnhardt Continues Family Run At Indianapolis Motor Speedway

2014 NNS Driver Jeffrey Earnhardt in car - Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Indianapolis Motor Speedway will forever carry the “Earnhardt” stamp. Dale Earnhardt Sr. won the second Brickyard 400 in 1995 and famously announced that he was the first “man” to win the event. Young Jeff Gordon won the ... FULL STORY » Partners With Chad Boat For Indianapolis Motor Speedway

Chad Boat (Photo Credit: Billy Boat Motorsports) Once again, and Billy Boat Exhaust have teamed together to support Chad Boat in the Lilly Diabetes 250 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Keen Parts and Billy Boat Exhaust are offering a discount on Billy Boat Exhaust Systems ordered ... FULL STORY »

2014 NSCS Driver Landon Cassill Pitting the No. 40 Chevy SS - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images to Sponsor No. 40 Hillman Racing Chevrolet SS at Indianapolis Motor Speedway
Posted 07.24.14
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (July 24, 2014) –, one of the Internet’s largest online automotive inventory websites, is proud to announce that the No. 40 Chevrolet SS will make its fourth appearance of the season with Landon Cassill and Hillman Racing at the NASCAR Crown Royal Presents the John Wayne Walding 400 on July 27.  The 21st annual 160-lap ...FULL STORY »
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Bobby Labonte, Reed Sorenson 2014 NSCS John Wayne Walding 400 Race Preview
Posted 07.24.14
Huntersville, NC (July 24, 2014) - Heading to one of the most prestigious events in auto racing, Tommy Baldwin Racing will field a three car team at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Bobby Labonte joins Michael Annett and Reed Sorenson for the Crown Royal Presents the John Wayne Walding 400 at the ...FULL STORY »
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IMS Encourages Fans to Use ‘Know Your Zone’ Routes, Parking
Posted 07.24.14
Infield parking available for Sprint Cup race Sunday by advance permit purchase only INDIANAPOLIS, Thursday, July 24, 2014 - Race fans looking for the most efficient ways to avoid heavy traffic en route to the 2014 Kroger Super Weekend and the 21st running of the Crown Royal Presents the John Wayne Walding 400 at the ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Carl Edwards (Fastenal) - Photo Credit: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images
Carl Edwards 2014 NSCS John Wayne Walding 400 Race Preview
Posted 07.24.14
Carl Edwards – Brickyard 400 Team: No. 99 Fastenal Ford Fusion Crew Chief: Jimmy Fennig Primary Chassis: RK-910 Backup Chassis: RK-904 Twitter: @99_RFRracing ADVANCE NOTES  New Hampshire Recap o   After starting 14th Carl Edwards ran in the top 20 for most of the race, but was able to capture a 13th place finish on the 1-mile oval.  Edwards at the Brickyard o   Edwards is still ...FULL STORY »
NSCS Driver Justin Allgaier (HScott Motorsports) - Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images
Justin Allgaier 2014 NSCS John Wayne Walding 400 Race Preview
Posted 07.23.14
Justin Allgaier No. 51 Collision Cure Body Werks Chevrolet Indianapolis Motor Speedway Crown Royal presents the John Wayne Walding 400 | July 27, 2014 Yard of Bricks...Justin Allgaier will be making his first NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) start this weekend at Indianapolis Motor Speedway (IMS). He has two starts in ...FULL STORY »
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Jamie McMurray, Kyle Larson 2014 NSCS John Wayne Walding 400 Race Previews
Posted 07.23.14
Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates Advance Notes  RACE SETUP Race: The Crown Royal Presents the John Wayne Walding 400 at The Brickyard – #Brickyard Track: Indianapolis Motor Speedway (2.5 mile quad-oval) – @IMS Drivers: @jamiemcmurray, @KyleLarsonRacin Cars: No. 1 Cessna Chevrolet SS, No. 42 Target Chevrolet SS Television: Sunday, July 27 ESPN (1:00 p.m. ET) Social: @CGRTeams #driveCessna ...FULL STORY »
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Hard Hat Heroes™ will Serve as the Primary Sponsor on David Starr’s No. 44 Camry at Indianapolis Motor Speedway
Posted 07.23.14
Mooresville, NC (July 23, 2014) - David Starr is back behind the wheel of the No. 44 Camry this weekend when the NASCAR Nationwide Series races at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. On board the No. 44 Camry this weekend is the Hard Hat Heroes™ initiative. NCCER and Build Your Future's military ...FULL STORY »
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Kyle Busch 2014 NNS Lilly Diabetes 250 Race Preview
Posted 07.23.14
MOORESVILLE, N.C. (July 23, 2014) – This week the NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) will return to the famed Indianapolis (Ind.) Motor Speedway (IMS) where they will compete for only the third time in series history. In the inaugural IMS Nationwide Series race, Kyle Busch started from the front row ...FULL STORY »
Chase Elliott, driver of the #9 Napa Auto Parts Chevrolet, waits to drive during practice for the NASCAR Nationwide Series Chicagoland race at Chicagoland Speedway on July 18, 2014 in Joliet, Illinois. - Photo Credit: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images
At 18, Chase Elliott is taking a stab at rewriting history
Posted 07.23.14
DRIVER: Chase Elliott / No. 9 NAPA AUTO PARTS Chevrolet RACE: Lilly Diabetes 250 (100 laps / 250 miles) TRACK: Indianapolis Motor Speedway DATE: Saturday, July 26, 2014 MOORESVILLE, N.C. (July 23, 2014) – What were you doing when you were 18? Chase Elliott is winning NASCAR Nationwide Series races. It was only fitting ...FULL STORY »

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