Articles tagged ‘Kentucky Speedway’

Sep 19

2014 NNS 300 Final Practice Session Speeds

2014 NNS Driver Cale Conley - Photo Credit: Rainier Ehrhardt/Getty Images Cale Conley finished out the day Friday in the NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) at Kentucky Speedway with the fastest lap speed of 175.404mph, during the final practice session for Saturday night's 300. Second fastest with a lap speed of 175.239mph, was Trevor Bayne, and he was followed by Brian Scott (175.075mph) who was third, Sam Hornish, Jr. (174.944) fourth and rookie Chris Buescher (174.419) was fifth. Rookie Ty Dillon (174.323mph) put down the sixth fastest lap speed, while Michael McDowell (174.278) was seventh, rookie Chase Elliott (174.087) eighth, Brendan Gaughan (173.891) ninth and Elliott Sadler (173.851) rounds out the top-ten fastest drivers in the "Happy Hour" (final) practice. The teams will return Saturday afternoon at 4:10 pm (ET - No Television Coverage) ... FULL STORY »

2014 NNS 300 First Practice Session Speeds

2014 NNS Driver Chris Buescher - Photo Credit: Jonathan Moore/Getty Images NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) Rookie of the Year (ROTY) candidate, Chris Buescher, with a lap speed of 174.701mph, was the quickest during Friday's first 300 practice session at Kentucky Speedway. Brian Scott was second quickest in the session with a ... FULL STORY »

Justin Allison 2014 ARCA Kentucky 150 Race Preview

Justin Allison Team BCR Racing: Kentucky Post Test and Pre-Race Notes and Quotes: Justin Allison… Driver of the No. 88 Ford Fusion for Team BCR Racing turned his first laps at Kentucky Speedway yesterday during the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards open ... FULL STORY »

Carlos Contreras; Rick Ware Racing Continue Bid To 100 At Kentucky Speedway

Carlos Contreras (Photo Credit: Jerry Markland / Getty Images) SPARTA, Kentucky (September 18, 2014) - - Carlos Contreras, the first Hispanic-born NASCAR driver continues his bid towards 100 career National Series starts this weekend at Kentucky Speedway in Saturday night’s 300. Contreras returns to Rick Ware Racing for ... FULL STORY »

Jeffrey Earnhardt Back In Kentucky

2014 NNS Driver Jeffrey Earnhardt (JD Motorsports) - Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images SPARTA, Ky. – Jeffrey Earnhardt returns to Kentucky Speedway this weekend hoping to improve on his finish in the Nationwide Series race earlier this year. Earnhardt finished 23rd in June at Kentucky. “It’s a track I like,” Earnhardt said of the ... FULL STORY »

Landon Cassill Rolls Into Kentucky Speedway

Landon Cassill (Photo Credit: Jerry Markland / Getty Images) SPARTA, Ky. – Landon Cassill will look to continue his strong recent runs in the Nationwide Series in Saturday’s 300 at Kentucky Speedway. Cassill has finished in the top 16 in seven of the past 10 Nationwide races. He was ... FULL STORY »

Grant Enfinger 2014 ARCA Kentucky 150 Race Preview

Grant Enfinger Grant Enfinger No. 90 Motor Honey / Casite / Allegiant Travel Chevrolet This Week's GMS Racing’s Chevrolet at Kentucky Speedway ... Grant Enfinger will pilot chassis No. 200 in the ZLOOP 150 at Kentucky Speedway. This GMS Racing chassis has unloaded ... FULL STORY »

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Frank Kimmel 2014 ARCA Kentucky 150 Race Preview
Posted 09.18.14
FRANK KIMMEL NO. 44 ANSELL-MENARDS TOYOTA CAMRY ARCA RACING SERIES PRESENTED BY MENARDS KENTUCKY SPEEDWAY FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 2014 KIMMEL AT KENTUCKY: Friday’s ZLOOP 150 will mark Frank Kimmel’s 21st career ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards start at Kentucky Speedway. In his previous 20 starts, Kimmel has recorded 4 wins (’01-’02, ’05), 11 ...FULL STORY »
Justin Boston
Justin Boston Revs Up For Double Duty At Kentucky Speedway
Posted 09.18.14
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (September 18, 2014) – Professional stock car driver Justin Boston (“JBoss”) No. 25: ZLOOP Computer & Electronic Recycling Centers –Toyota Camry for Venturini Motorsports] is gearing up to pull double duty this weekend to compete in both the ARCA Racing Series (presented by Menards) and NASCAR Nationwide ...FULL STORY »
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Will Kimmel tops speed charts in busy ARCA open testing at Kentucky Speedway
Posted 09.17.14
(SPARTA, Ky. - September 17, 2014) - It was a tall order but someone had to do it. And that someone was Sellersburg, Indiana's Will Kimmel who topped the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards speed charts Wednesday in open testing at Kentucky Speedway. It was no small feat ...FULL STORY »
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Will Kimmel Tops ARCA Racing Series Kentucky Speedway Test Session
Posted 09.17.14
SPARTA, Ky. – Will Kimmel had a busy day at Kentucky Speedway Wednesday, getting behind the wheel of three different cars during the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards open test. Kimmel piloted one of those machines – the No. 69 Messina / Circle Track Magazine Ford, to the fastest speed ...FULL STORY »
Cody Coughlin
Fast Laps Have Cody Coughlin Primed for Kentucky Success
Posted 09.17.14
Delaware, Ohio Native Has a Solid Test for Friday's Event (SPARTA, KY - September 17, 2014) - Cody Coughlin took his first laps around Kentucky Speedway in Sparta, Kentucky on Wednesday in his Venturini Motorsports-prepared No. 55 JEGS Toyota Camry. Those laps were quick ones, as the 18-year-old Joe Gibbs ...FULL STORY »
HRE car owner Shigeaki Hattori with driver Ross Chastain at Michigan International Speedway
Ross Chastain 2014 NNS 300 Race Preview
Posted 09.17.14
Mooresville, NC (September 16, 2014) Hattori Racing Enterprises (HRE) will have Ross Chastain behind the wheel of the No. 80 Advics Toyota Camry this weekend for the NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Kentucky Speedway for the 300. This will be Chastain`s fifth start in the Nationwide Series since ...FULL STORY »
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Jamie Dick Reaches Milestone at Kentucky Speedway
Posted 09.17.14
No. 55 Viva Auto Group Chevrolet Preview - Jamie Dick 300 - Kentucky Speedway When Jamie Dick takes the green flag for this weekend's a milestone will be met in his career. This event will mark the 50th start for the young driver from Texas. The setting couldn't ...FULL STORY »
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Justin Boston Ready for Double Duty at Kentucky; Brennan Poole Subs for John Wes Townley Joining JGR’s Daniel Suarez and Cody Coughlin for ZLOOP 150
Posted 09.17.14
Sparta, Kentucky (September 17, 2014) – The ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards (ARCA) season will visit Kentucky Speedway Friday, September 19th for the second to last event of the 2014 season. With plenty of pre-race headlines to note, Justin Boston will not only carry his sponsor colors for the ARCA ...FULL STORY »
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Ben Rhodes 2014 ARCA Kentucky 150 Race Preview
Posted 09.17.14
LOUISVILLE, KY (September 17th, 2014) – 17-year-old Louisville, Kentucky, native and 2014 NASCAR K&N Pro Series East champion Ben Rhodes will make his ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards 1.5-mile superspeedway debut at Kentucky Speedway on Friday, September 19th, in the “ZLOOP 150” event, driving the No. 41 Alpha ...FULL STORY »

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