Articles tagged ‘Kansas Speedway’

Apr 30

Kansas Speedway Hosting First NASCAR Night Races May 9-10

Kansas Speedway Logo How Fans Can Enjoy the Weekend  KANSAS CITY, Kan. (April 30, 2014) – As race fans prepare to attend the first NASCAR night races at Kansas Speedway, they can expect the same great experiences they have had in the past while also being part of another first in Kansas Speedway history. For the latest updates, visit and For updated ticket information, visit or call 866-460-RACE (7223). Schedule and Highlights: May 9 - NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race (SFP 250) – 7:30 PM (FOX Sports 1 and MRN)  Parking lots open – 9 AM Grandstand gates open – 10 AM o   NASCAR Sprint Cup Series practice – 11 AM – 12:30 PM o   NASCAR Sprint Cup Series final practice – 1:30 – 2:30 PM o   NASCAR Camping World Truck Series qualifying – 3:35 PM o   NASCAR Sprint Cup ... FULL STORY »

NASCAR Drivers Appearing at the Finish Line , Kansas Speedway’s Fan Hospitality

Kansas Speedway Logo KANSAS CITY, Kan. (April 29, 2014) – 2013 Hollywood Casino 400 winner Kevin Harvick and current NASCAR Camping World Truck Series point leader Timothy Peters will each make an appearance in The Finish Line, Kansas Speedway’s fan hospitality area. In addition ... FULL STORY »

Kansas Speedway and 5-hour ENERGY Announce Entitlement of Inaugural NSCS Night Race

5-hour ENERGY® 400 Benefiting Special Operations Warrior Foundation Living Essentials Launches New Cherry Flavor with The 5-hour ENERGY® 400 Benefiting Special Operations Warrior Foundation KANSAS CITY, Kan. (April 29, 2014) – Kansas Speedway officials announced today that 5-hour ENERGY®  will sponsor Kansas Speedway’s inaugural NASCAR Sprint Cup Series night race on May 10, naming ... FULL STORY »

Kansas Speedway Ticket Office Extends Hours

Kansas Speedway Logo KANSAS CITY, Kan. (April 28, 2014) – Kansas Speedway’s ticket office is extending its office hours to include Saturday, May 3 and Sunday, May 4 . The office will be open from 10 AM – 3 PM each day. Race fans can also pick up their ... FULL STORY »

Goodyear Completes Test at Sonoma, Michigan, Kansas

Goodyear Racing Logo AKRON, OHIO (Friday, April 25, 2014) – The early spring has been a busy time for The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company’s racing program.  The exclusive tire supplier for NASCAR’s top three has run three at-track tests already, with many ... FULL STORY »

92 Truck Team Faces Driver Adversity Moving Forward

Ross Chastain (Photo Credit: Sean Gardner / Getty Images) Several NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) teams participated in a closed non-NASCAR sanctioned test at Charlotte (N.C.) Motor Speedway Monday afternoon in preparation for next month’s N.C. Education Lottery 200 on May 16. Included in more than a dozen ... FULL STORY »

Green Bay Packers Wide Receiver Jordy Nelson Ready to Pace the Field at Kansas Speedway

Green Bay Packers Wide Receiver Jordy Nelson - Photo Credit: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images KANSAS CITY, Kan. (April 22, 2014) – Catching passes in the NFL, including one for a touchdown in the 2010 Super Bowl, is nothing new for Kansas native Jordy Nelson. But on May 10, Nelson, who is a wide receiver for the ... FULL STORY »

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Kansas Speedway Taking Part in Several Special Events This Year
Posted 03.25.14
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (March 25, 2014) – Kansas Speedway staff will be busy this year taking part in several events throughout the State of Kansas and in the Kansas City-area. After spending this past weekend at the Big 12 Tournament, Kansas Speedway’s next event is Middle of the Map Fest, April 3-5 at Ernie ...FULL STORY »
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Kwikset to Sponsor Richard Childress Racing Driver Ryan Newman for 2014 Kansas NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Race
Posted 03.18.14
Kwikset continues to see value in reaching passionate racing fan base and extends their partnership with RCR for another season LAKE FOREST, Calif. (March 18, 2014) - Kwikset®, a leading brand of the Hardware and Home Improvement (HHI) division of Spectrum Brands Holdings (NYSE:SPB), continues to engage with consumers through strategic partnerships ...FULL STORY »
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Hometown Drivers Want to Win at Kansas Speedway, Ready for Night Race
Posted 03.11.14
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (March 11, 2014) – Race fans aren’t the only ones looking forward to the inaugural NASCAR Sprint Cup Series night race at Kansas Speedway on May 10. Hometown drivers Clint Bowyer and Carl Edwards are just two of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series drivers who can’t wait to be ...FULL STORY »
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Kansas Speedway Joining in the Fun at the Big 12 Tournament Gameday Experience
Posted 03.05.14
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (March 5, 2014) – Kansas Speedway staff are heading to downtown Kansas City to join the Big 12 Tournament Gameday Experience and bring some more speed to the tournament. Kansas Speedway will have a booth at the Big 12 Tournament, March 12-15, in front of the Sprint Center (14th and Grand, ...FULL STORY »
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Kansas Speedway Hosting Swap Meet
Posted 03.04.14
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (March 4, 2014) – Looking for something automotive? Or maybe an antique? Look no further than Kansas Speedway on July 18-19 as the Speedway hosts its first swap meet. The swap meet, which will have over 1200 automotive related spaces, will take place in the Kansas Speedway infield onJuly 18 from 8 AM ...FULL STORY »
Brett Eldredge performs at the Fifth annual New Year's Eve Bash on Broadway on December 31, 2013 in Nashville, Tennessee. - Photo Credit: Terry Wyatt/Getty Images
Rising Country Artist Brett Eldredge Performing Pre-Race Concert for Kansas 400
Posted 02.05.14
Parking lot and gate opening times set for May 9-10 KANSAS CITY, Kan. (Feb. 4, 2014) – ACM Award New Artist of the Year nominee Brett Eldredge will perform songs from his debut album like, “Raymond,”, “Don’t Ya,” and “It Ain’t Gotta Be Love” when he opens the Kansas Army National Guard Pre-Race ...FULL STORY »
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Team Penske Announces Expanded Schedule for Ryan Blaney in 2014
Posted 01.29.14
MOORESVILLE, N.C. (January 29, 2014) – Team Penske announced today that 20-year-old Ryan Blaney will expand his driving duties for its championship-winning program beginning in 2014. The third-generation driver will compete in 15 NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) races with Team Penske in 2014 and will also make his debut in the ...FULL STORY »
Matt Kenseth, driver of the #20 The Home Depot/Husky Toyota, celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series STP 400 at Kansas Speedway on April 21, 2013 in Kansas City, Kansas. - Photo Creit: Chris Trotman/Getty Images
He Said, She Said Featuring: Kansas Speedway, Streets of Long Beach and Richmond International Raceway
Posted 04.25.13
Welcome to round four of “He Said, She Said”, where members of the racing community sound off on a variety of topics in the Motorsports community. This year’s panel includes current writers and editors, a current NASCAR Nationwide Series team owner, and a former driver providing a plethora of angles from ...FULL STORY »
Ricky Stenhouse Jr., driver of the #6 Cargill/Sam's Club Ford, celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Nationwide Series Kansas Lottery 300 at Kansas Speedway on October 20, 2012 in Kansas City, Kansas. (Photo by Jerry Markland/Getty Images for NASCAR)
Ricky Stenhouse Jr. Rallies For Sixth Win Of Season In Dramatic Fashion At Kansas Speedway
Posted 10.20.12
Saturday’s running of the Kansas Lottery 300 at the newly repaved Kansas Speedway was fueled by crashes, twists and turns, controversies and of course a winner. Despite losing two laps during the race after contact with Joey Logano, Ricky Stenhouse Jr. surged back to life and in contention when the race ...FULL STORY »

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