Articles tagged ‘Kansas Speedway’

Oct 03

2014 NSCS Hollywood Casino 400 Q&A with Carl Edwards

Carl Edwards, driver of the #99 Fastenal Ford, stands in the garage area during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series 400 at Chicagoland Speedway on September 13, 2014 in Joliet, Illinois. - Photo Credit: Sarah Glenn/Getty Images Carl Edwards, driver of the No. 99 Fastenal Ford Fusion, returns to his hometown track looking to secure his first win. Edwards is not shy about how important a win at Kansas Speedway would be and discussed the added importance to securing that win in the Contender Round of the Chase. CARL EDWARDS, No. 99 Fastenal Ford Fusion – YOU HAVE THE BEST AVERAGE FINISH HERE OF ANY DRIVER WITH A 7.6, TALK A LITTLE ABOUT THAT AS WELL AS STARTING THE CONTENDER ROUND HERE AND WHAT YOU FEEL ABOUT THESE RACES, KANSAS, CHARLOTTE AND TALLADEGA. “I didn’t know we had the best average finish. That is nice. I appreciate when you don’t point out when I have the worst one, ... FULL STORY »

2014 NSCS Hollywood Casino 400 First Practice Session Speeds

2014 NSCS Driver Jeff Gordon (AARP Drive to End Hunger) - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images Friday afternoon at Kansas Speedway, Jeff Gordon - with a lap speed of 196.257mph - was the quickest during the first NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) practice session for Sunday's Hollywood Casino 400. Kevin Harvick was second quickest with a lap ... FULL STORY »

2014 NSCS Hollywood Casino 400 Q&A with Jimmie Johnson

2014 NSCS Driver Jimmie Johnson (Lowe's) - Photo Credit: Robert Laberge/Getty Images JIMMIE JOHNSON, NO. 48 LOWE’S CHEVROLET SS met with media and discussed is view of the three races in the ‘Contender’ round of the Chase, the importance of winning prior to Talladega, his expectations of the race track at Kansas, ... FULL STORY »

2014 NSCS Hollywood Casino 400 Q&A with Clint Bowyer

2014 NSCS Driver Clint Bowyer in car - Photo Credit: Sean Gardner/Getty Images CLINT BOWYER, No. 15 Pink Lemonade 5-hour ENERGY benefitting LBBC Toyota Camry, Michael Waltrip Racing What has it been like to become a father? "First of all, just so happy and proud.  What a wild experience -- all your friends and family, ... FULL STORY »

2014 NSCS Hollywood Casino 400 Q&A with Dale Earnhardt Jr

2014 NSCS Driver Dale Jr (Diet Mtn Dew) - Photo Credit: Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images DALE EARNHARDT, JR., NO. 88 DIET MOUNTAIN DEW CHEVROLET SS, met with members of the media at Kansas Speedway and discussed turning 40 years old next week, his relationship with Ned Yost, his current position in the NASCAR Chase for ... FULL STORY »

BK Racing and Moen Announce Partnership for Kansas

2014 NSCS No 26 Moen Toyota Camry STATESVILLE, N.C. (October 3, 2014) - BK Racing is pleased to announce today a partnership with Moen for the upcoming NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Kansas Speedway on October 5. Moen will ride-along with the No.26 Toyota Camry driven by ... FULL STORY »

Jeremy Clements Racing honors memory of local fan who died from ALS

Jeremy Clements Racing Spartanburg, SC– This weekend, Jeremy Clements will honor the memory of a Spartanburg, SC fan, Wayne Chapman, who passed away earlier this year from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). In August, Jacob Chapman, Wayne's son, emailed Jeremy Clements Racing, asking ... FULL STORY »

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ARCA Teams Carrying Special Decal in Honor of Shawna Robinson
Posted 10.03.14
"The Women’s Auxiliary of Motorsports Makes $500 Donation" CONCORD, N.C. (October 3, 2014) – With the beginning of October signifying the start of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the Women’s Auxiliary of Motorsports (WAM) is pleased to announce drivers in the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards will carry a special pink ...FULL STORY »
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JGL Racing 2014 NNS Kansas Lottery 300 Race Preview
Posted 10.02.14
JGL Racing Pre Race Notes and Quotes: Kansas Speedway: Event / Date: Kansas Lottery 300 (October 4th) Track: Kansas Speedway (Kansas City, KS) Track Length: 1.5 miles Race Distance: 300 miles (200 laps) Tune In: ESPN at 3:30pm It's off too Kansas Speedway this weekend for the NASCAR Nationwide Series. JGL Racing driver JJ ...FULL STORY »
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Venturini Motorsports Aiming for Sixth Season Victory in ARCA Finale
Posted 10.02.14
Crew Member, David “Lightning” Smith Goes Pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Month October 2, 2014 (Kansas City, KS) – As the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards 2014 Season comes to a close Friday night with the ARCA 98.9 from Kansas Speedway it also completes the 32nd year of series competition ...FULL STORY »
Justin Allgaier, driver of the #51 Brandt Professional Agriculture Chevrolet, speaks with a crew member - Photo Credit: Jeff Currly/Getty Images
Justin Allgaier 2014 NSCS Hollywood Casino 400 Race Preview
Posted 10.01.14
Justin Allgaier No. 51 BRANDT Professional Agriculture Chevrolet Kansas Speedway Hollywood Casino 400 | October 5, 2014 Returning to the Midwest...Justin Allgaier will make his third NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) start at Kansas Speedway on Sunday. In addition to racing there in April, Kansas is one of four tracks where ...FULL STORY »
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Trevor Bayne 2014 NNS Kansas Lottery 300 Race Preview
Posted 10.01.14
Trevor Bayne – Kansas Advance: Team: No. 6 AdvoCare Ford Mustang Crew Chief: Chad Norris Chassis: RK-811 Twitter: @Tbayne21, @RFR6PR and @RoushFenway ...FULL STORY »
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Kansas Season Finale Friday Night for Thomas Praytor / DK-LOK Team
Posted 10.01.14
KANSAS LOTTERY 98.9-Kansas Speedway- The ARCA Series presented by Menards 2014 Season comes to a close Friday night at Kansas Speedway. For Thomas “Moose” Praytor and his DK-LOK Team it’s the end of a long journey started 9 months ago with testing at Daytona International Speedway. “It may be the ...FULL STORY »
NSCS Driver Danica Patrick (Aspen Dental) - Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images
Danica Patrick – Smile: It’s Kansas
Posted 10.01.14
KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (Oct. 1, 2014) – Danica Patrick had plenty of reasons to smile through the last few weeks. She has finished 19th or better in five of her last seven starts, including a career-best finish of sixth Labor Day Weekend at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Patrick has qualified 18th or better in ...FULL STORY »
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Jennifer Jo Cobb’s 2014 Journey Brings Her Home For NASCAR Nationwide Race
Posted 10.01.14
KANSAS CITY, KS. - - Saturday October 4th will mark the return of the NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Kansas Speedway for the Kansas Lottery 300, and a ritual return home for Kansas City Kansas native and NASCAR driver Jennifer Jo Cobb. Cobb will drive the Rick Ware Racing ...FULL STORY »
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Toyota NASCAR Tidbits – Sept. 29 – Oct. 5, 2014
Posted 10.01.14
THREE CAMRY DRIVERS ADVANCE:  All three Camry Chase drivers advanced to the second ‘Contender Round’ of this year’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) championship playoff.  With the points reset for this three-race stint, Kyle Busch,Denny Hamlin and Matt Kenseth each have an equal chance of contending for the Cup.  This ...FULL STORY »

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