Articles tagged ‘Kansas Speedway’

Oct 14

Justin Allagaier 2015 NSCS Hollywood Casino 400 Race Preview

2015 NSCS Driver, Justin Allgaier - Photo Credit: Jon Durr/Getty Images Justin Allgaier No. 51 BRANDT Professional Agriculture Chevrolet Kansas Speedway Hollywood Casino 400 | October 18, 2015 Last Midwest Stop...Justin Allgaier will be making his fifth Kansas Speedway start this weekend in the Hollywood Casino 400. The 1.5-mile track has been tough for the Riverton, Ill. native. Three out of four starts have ended with the No. 51 machine in accidents. In this year's Kansas race, the field bunched up on a restart late in the race and Allgaier received damage on both ends of the car. The ill-handling car caused him to drop back multiple spots and finish in the 30th position. It's a tale of two Series for Allgaier at Kansas. In the XFINITY Series (NXS), he has five ... FULL STORY »

Kurt Busch – Kansas Redux

Kurt Busch, driver of the #41 Haas Automation Chevrolet, - Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (Oct. 14, 2015) – Kurt Busch, driver of the No. 41 Haas Automation Chevrolet SS for Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR), heads to Kansas Speedway in Kansas City, the site of Sunday’s Hollywood Casino 400, ranked fifth in the Contender ... FULL STORY »

Danica Patrick – Support the Cause

2015 NSCS Driver, Danica Patrick (GoDaddy Pink) - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (Oct. 14, 2015) – Fresh off of a top-20 run at Charlotte (N.C.) Motor Speedway, Danica Patrick heads to Kansas Speedway in Kansas City for Sunday’s Hollywood Casino 400 for what will be her seventh NASCAR Sprint Cup ... FULL STORY »

Martin Truex Jr. Going to Kansas City to Chase Elusive Win

Martin Truex Jr, driver of the #78 Furniture Row/Visser Precision Chevrolet, stands in the garage area during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series 400 at Chicagoland Speedway in Joliet, Illinois. - Photo Credit: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images DENVER, Colo. (Oct. 14, 2015) – If there has been a heartbreak venue for Martin Truex Jr., Kansas Speedway would be at the top of the list. The Furniture Row Racing driver has seen a few potential wins slip away from ... FULL STORY »

Kevin Harvick – The King of Beers Reigns in Kansas City

Kevin Harvick, driver of the #4 Budweiser/Jimmy John's Chevrolet, stands by his car during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series AAA 400 at Dover International Speedway on October 3, 2015 in Dover, Delaware. - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (Oct. 14, 2015) – Kansas City is a town where sports teams are considered royalty. The city’s home teams have drawn their names from leaders of all kinds, starting with the Kansas City Royals, who are currently competing ... FULL STORY »

Toyota NASCAR Tidbits – Oct. 12 – 18, 2015

Toyota Racing Logo CONTENDER ANALYSIS: Following the first ‘Contender 12’ round race in the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) championship playoff, Camry drivers Denny Hamlin (fourth, -8 points) and Carl Edwards (sixth, -9 points) are within the top-eight that can ... FULL STORY »

Wood Brothers’ First Great Run With Ford Backing Came In Kansas

2015 NSCS Driver Ryan Blaney on track in the No. 21Motorcraft/Quick Lane Ford Fusion - Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images October 14, 2015 - For many race fans, NASCAR racing in the state of Kansas means competition at Kansas Speedway, where this weekend Ryan Blaney and the No. 21 Motorcraft/Quick Lane Ford Fusion team will compete in the Hollywood Casino ... FULL STORY »

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Goodyear Racing 2015 Kansas Speedway NASCAR (Oct.) Tire Fast Facts
Posted 10.14.15
GOODYEAR TIRE NOTES NASCAR Sprint Cup Series -- Race No. 31 – Hollywood Casino 400 NASCAR Xfinity Series -- Race No. 30 – Kansas Lottery 300 Kansas Speedway (1.5-mile oval) – Kansas City, Kan. Fast Facts for October 16-18, 2015 Tire: Goodyear Eagle Speedway Radials Set limits: Sprint Cup: 5 sets for practice/qualifying ...FULL STORY »
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Front Row Motorsports 2015 NSCS Hollywood Casino 400 Race Previews
Posted 10.14.15
Brett Moffitt | No. 34 Dockside Logistics Ford "Kansas is one of those tracks they call 'cookie-cutter tracks,' but they all race so much differently. Each one has its own unique things. Kansas is just really fast. The pavement has so much grip. And now that it's cooler this time of ...FULL STORY »
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David Starr 2015 NXS Kansas Lottery 300 Race Preview
Posted 10.13.15
Starr seeks reclamation: TriStar Motorsports, NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) driver, David Starr, is seeking reclamation this weekend at Kansas Speedway. With only four races remaining on the NXS schedule for the 2015 season, Starr will make his second NXS start at the 1.5-mile tri-oval in the Kansas Lottery 300. With ...FULL STORY »
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Chevrolet Seeking Two in a Row at Kansas
Posted 10.13.15
Chevrolet SS Chase Contenders Seeking Strong Run at 1.5-mile Track  DETROIT - (Oct. 13, 2015) – “If I went West, I think I would go to Kansas,” said Abraham Lincoln, the 16th President of the United States of America.  The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series will indeed head west to Kansas for ...FULL STORY »
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ARCA Veteran John Wes Townley to Race Third Entry for Mason Mitchell Motorsports at Kansas Speedway
Posted 10.13.15
(Mooresville, N.C. October 13, 2015) Fresh off his first victory in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway, veteran John Wes Townley will make his first ARCA Racing Series start of the 2015 season at the Kansas Speedway in The Full Throttle S’loonshine ...FULL STORY »
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Chris Buescher 2015 NXS Kansas Lottery 300 Race Preview
Posted 10.13.15
Chris Buescher – Kansas Advance Team: No. 60 AdvoCare Ford Mustang Crew Chief: Scott Graves Twitter: @Chris_Buescher, @Buescher60Team and @RoushFenway ...FULL STORY »
2015 NSCS No. 88 Halo 5: Guardian Chevrolet SS
Dale Earnhardt Jr 2015 NSCS Hollywood Casino 400 Race Preview
Posted 10.13.15
No. 88 Halo 5: Master Chief Chevrolet SS / Dale Earnhardt Jr. Driver: Dale Earnhardt Jr. Hometown: Kannapolis, North Carolina Age: 41 Resides: Mooresville, North Carolina 2015 Season 11th in standings 30 starts 2 wins 0 pole positions 13 top-five finishes 18 top-10 finishes 204 laps led Career 571 starts 25 wins 13 pole positions 140 top-five finishes 242 top-10 finishes 8,051 laps led Track Career  18 starts 0 wins 1 pole position 3 ...FULL STORY »
Darrell Wallace Jr., driver of the #6 Roush Performance Ford, stands in the garage area during practice for the NASCAR Xfinity Series Furious 7 300 at Chicagoland Speedway on September 18, 2015 in Joliet, Illinois. - Photo Credit: Josh Hedges/Getty Images
Darrell Wallace Jr. 2015 NXS Kansas Lottery 300 Race Preview
Posted 10.13.15
Darrell Wallace Jr. – Kansas Advance Team: No. 6 Ford EcoBoost Ford Mustang Crew Chief: Seth Barbour Twitter: @BubbaWallace, @Bubba6Team and @RoushFenway ...FULL STORY »
2015 NXS Driver Ryan Reed (Lilly Diabetes) - Photo Credit: Doug Pensinger/Getty Images
Ryan Reed 2015 NXS Kansas Lottery 300 Race Preview
Posted 10.13.15
Ryan Reed – Kansas Advance Team: No. 16 Lilly Diabetes American Diabetes Association Ford Mustang Crew Chief: Chad Norris ADVANCE NOTES Ryan Reed at Kansas Speedway • Reed has one start in the NASCAR XFINITY Series at Kansas Speedway. In 2014, Reed finished 12th after starting 14th. • He also has one start in ...FULL STORY »

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