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Mar 05
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Denny Hamlin 2014 NSCS Kobalt 400 Race Preview

2013 NSCS Driver Denny Hamlin (FedEx Ground) - Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images RACE INFO: Event: Kobalt Tools 400 Date/Time: March 9/12 p.m. PT 2013 winner: Matt Kenseth 2013 polesitter: Brad Keselowski Distance: 267 laps/400.5 miles Track Length: 1.5 miles Banking: 20 degrees Track Shape: D-Shaped Oval EXPRESS NOTES: Phoenix Recap: Denny Hamlin finished 19th in Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Phoenix International Raceway, battling a loose #11 FedEx Office Toyota throughout the 312-lap event won by Kevin Harvick. Hamlin was unable to make up spots on a handful of late-race restarts, with his car working better on longer runs, despite multiple changes to the chassis on pit road called by crew chief Darian Grubb. Harvick crossed the finish line 0.489 seconds ahead of runner-up Dale Earnhardt Jr., followed by Brad Keselowski, Joey Logano and Jeff Gordon. Hamlin -- the 2012 spring ... FULL STORY »

Elliott Sadler: Charged for Las Vegas

Elliott Sadler (Photo Credit: Tom Pennington / Getty Images North America) HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. (March 5, 2014) – To say Elliott Sadler is no stranger to racing at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway is an understatement. He drove in the track’s inaugural NASCAR Nationwide Series event in 1997 and he’s competed at ... FULL STORY »

Kyle Busch Hoping To Double-Down in Las Vegas Victory Lane

2014 NSCS Driver Kyle Busch (M&M'S) - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. (March 4, 2014) – Aside from NASCAR’s biggest events like the Daytona 500 at Daytona (Fla.) International Speedway or the Brickyard 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, a win at the hometown racetrack is high on the priority list for many ... FULL STORY »

Kyle Busch 2014 NNS Boyd Gaming 300 Race Preview

Kyle Busch (Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton / Getty Images) MOORESVILLE, N.C. (March 4, 2014) – Coming off their first taste of victory in 2014, the Joe Gibbs Racing (JGR) team and their Nevada-bred driver will bring the No. 54 Monster Energy Camry to Las Vegas (Nev.) Motor Speedway ... FULL STORY »

Matt Kenseth 2014 NSCS Kobalt 400 Race Preview

2014 NSCS Driver Matt Kenseth (Dollar General) - Photo Credit: Robert Laberge/Getty Images Matt Kenseth / No. 20 Dollar General Toyota Preview Kobalt 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway  No. 20 Dollar General Toyota News and Notes: IT’S ALL ABOUT NUMBERS IN VEGAS:  Kenseth holds the top ranking for the most laps led in Sprint Cup Series ... FULL STORY »

Matt Kenseth 2014 NNS Boyd Gaming 300 Race Preview

NNS Matt Kenseth (GameStop) - Joe Gibbs Racing Matt Kenseth / No. 20 GameStop / Nyko Toyota Preview Boyd Gaming 300 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway No. 20 GameStop Toyota News and Notes: KENSETH’S DOUBLE-DUTY: In addition to competing in Sunday’s Kobalt 400, Matt Kenseth will also pilot the No. 20 ... FULL STORY »

Elliott Sadler and the No. 11 OneMain Financial Team Settle for Sixth-Place Finish in Rain-Shortened Event at Phoenix International Raceway

Post-Race Highlights: - In the second event of the 2014 NASCAR Nationwide Series season, Elliott Sadler and the No. 11 OneMain Financial team started from the sixth position at Phoenix International Raceway. After the green flag dropped, Sadler battled his way ... FULL STORY »



Kyle Busch, driver of the #54 Monster Energy Toyota, stands on pit road during a rain delay in the NASCAR Nationwide Series Blue Jeans Go Green 200 at Phoenix International Raceway on March 1, 2014 in Avondale, Arizona. - Photo Credit: Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images
2014 NNS Blue Jeans Go Green 200 Race Results & Point Standings
Posted 03.01.14
Saturday at Phoenix Interntional Raceway, rain shortened the NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) Blue Jeans Go Green 200 with 168-laps (out of 200) completed, and at the front - for the victory - was Kyle Busch, who was already dominating the event. Busch, who led the most laps - 155, received his ...FULL STORY »
2014 NNS Driver Kyle Busch on track in the No. 54 Monster Energy Toyota Camry - Photo Credit: Robert Laberge/Getty Images
2014 NNS Blue Jeans Go Green 200 Final Practice Session Speeds
Posted 02.28.14
During the final NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) Blue Jeans Go Green 200 practice session at Phoenix International Raceway early Friday evening, it was Kyle Busch with a lap speed of 132.309  m.p.h., showing the fastest way around the track. Posting the second fastest lap speed of 132.178 m.p.h., was Brian Scott, followed by ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Denny Hamlin in car - Photo Credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images
2014 NSCS The Profit on CNBC 500 Q&A with Driver Denny Hamlin
Posted 02.28.14
DENNY HAMLIN, No. 11 FedEx Office Toyota Camry, Joe Gibbs Racing What is your approach this weekend? “We are obviously excited to get out here and see what we’ve got on our short track program.  Really struggled a lot at the end of last year as an organization over the last two or three ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Denny Hamlin in car - Photo Credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images
Denny Hamlin 2014 NSCS The Profit on CNBC 500 Race Preview
Posted 02.26.14
RACE INFO: Event: The Profit on CNBC 500 Date/Time: March 2 at 1:00 p.m. MT 2013 winner: Carl Edwards 2013 polesitter: Mark Martin Distance: 312 laps/312 miles Track Length: 1 mile Banking: 9/11 degrees Track Shape: Oval EXPRESS NOTES: Successful SpeedWeeks: Denny Hamlin charged from sixth to second on the final lap of Sunday’s rain-delayed Daytona 500 to score his best-career ...FULL STORY »
Matt Kenseth, driver of the #20 Home Depot/Husky Toyota - Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images
Matt Kenseth 2014 NSCS The Profit on CNBC 500 Race Preview
Posted 02.25.14
Matt Kenseth/No. 20 Home Depot Husky Toyota Preview The Profit on CNBC 500 at Phoenix International Raceway  No. 20 Home Depot Husky Toyota News and Notes: JOE GIBBS RACING AT PHOENIX:  Joe Gibbs Racing has 73 Sprint Cup Series starts at Phoenix International Raceway and has earned two wins, 20 top-five, and 35 top-ten ...FULL STORY »
2013 Elliott Sadler (OneMain Financial) - Photo Credit: Drew Hallowell/Getty Images
Elliott Sadler 2014 NNS Blue Jeans Go Green 200 Race Preview
Posted 02.25.14
Elliott Sadler - No. 11 OneMain Financial Toyota Preview Blue Jeans Go Green 200 at Phoenix International Raceway BUCKLE UP AGAIN: Elliott Sadler and the Joe Gibbs Racing No. 11 OneMain Financial team are geared up for the second race of the 2014 NASCAR Nationwide Series season at Phoenix International ...FULL STORY »
Denny Hamlin (FedEx Office) - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images
Almost perfect Speedweeks for Denny Hamlin
Posted 02.24.14
Denny Hamlin was picked by many as one of the favorites heading into Sunday's Daytona 500. And rightfully so, considering he had won everything leading into "The Great American Race," and the Joe Gibbs Racing driver found himself living up to the hype, vying for the victory coming to the ...FULL STORY »
Kyle Busch (Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton / Getty Images)
Kyle Busch Fourth at Daytona International Speedway Opener
Posted 02.22.14
No. 54 Monster Energy Leads Most Laps and has Solid NASCAR Nationwide Series 2014 Debut Date: Feb. 22, 2014 Event: ...FULL STORY »
Darrell Wallace Jr. (Photo Credit: Jamey Price/Getty Images North America)
Darrell Wallace Jr. Finishes Disappointing 26th in Season Opener After Multi-Truck Accident
Posted 02.22.14
Box Score Info: RACE: NextEra Energy Resources 250 TRACK: Daytona International Speedway DRIVER: Darrell Wallace Jr. TRUCK: No. 54 ToyotaCare Toyota Tundra START: 16th (Field set by the rule book after qualifying was rained out.) FINISH: 26th LAPS: 76 / 100 POINTS POSITION: 22nd (25 points out of 1st) Post-Race Highlights: · ...FULL STORY »


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