Articles tagged ‘Kentucky Speedway’

Dec 10
Wednesday Renews Sponsorship for Kentucky Speedway’s Fall NASCAR XFINITY Series Race 300 Race Logo SPARTA, Ky. - One of the fastest-growing family and vacation destinations in the nation, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina will continue to be the title sponsor of the 300 NASCAR XFINITY Series race. The 2015 event will take the green flag at Kentucky Speedway Saturday, Sept. 26 at 8:00 p.m. and be televised on NBC Sports Network (NBCSN). “The Grand Strand” welcomes an average of 15 million annual visitors, many of whom travel from Kentucky, Ohio and Indiana. Myrtle Beach visitors experience true southern hospitality while enjoying 60 miles of beautiful, sandy beaches, more than 100 championship golf courses, countless family attractions, live entertainment and Carolina Coastal cuisine specializing in fresh seafood. “We are excited to be back as ... FULL STORY »

Kentucky Speedway returns to ARCA schedule in 2015

Kentucky Speedway Logo (TOLEDO, Ohio – November 20, 2014) – The ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards will return to Kentucky Speedway in 2015, marking the third consecutive season the nationally-touring stock car series will stop at the 1.5-mile track. The ARCA ... FULL STORY »

Brennan Poole Drives Zaxby’s to Victory Lane at Kentucky Speedway

Brennan Poole Wins At Kentucky Speedway (Photo Credit: ARCA) Cody Coughlin and Daniel Suarez with Career Days; Justin Boston Makes Statement with Strong Double Duty Effort Concord, NC (September 22, 2014) – Venturini Motorsports (VMS) and its drivers put together an impressive collective effort Friday night under the ... FULL STORY »

Cunningham Motorsports Sees Mixed Results At Kentucky Speedway

Cunningham Motorsports September 20, 2014 – (Sparta, KY) – All three Cunningham Motorsports teams struggled at the Kentucky Speedway this past weekend. From the ARCA-sponsored test Tuesday throughout the Friday evening race, the high speed track posed problems for the ... FULL STORY »

Team BCR’s Justin Allison Fights Back for 7th Place Finish at Kentucky Speedway

Justin Allison (Sparta, KY – September 21, 2014) After starting 9th in the ZLOOP 150 at Kentucky Speedway, Justin Allison fought hard throughout the 100 laps to capture his 6th top-10 finish of the season in 7th place. ... FULL STORY »

Mason Mitchell Inches Closer to First Championship after Third Place Effort at Kentucky

Mason Mitchell (Mooresville, N.C., September 21, 2014--) Mason Mitchell and his first year team Mason Mitchell Motorsports (MMM) took a big step in solidifying the ARCA Racing Series championship Friday evening at the Kentucky Speedway by finishing third in the Zloop 150. ... FULL STORY »

Frank Kimmel Leaves Kentucky with 11th-Place Finish

Frank Kimmel (Photo Credit: Automobile Racing Club of America) SPARTA, Ky. (September 22, 2014) – With just two ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards races left on the 2014 schedule and a battle for third-place in the championship point standings, Frank Kimmel and his Win-Tron Racing team looked ... FULL STORY »

2014 NNS Driver Sam Hornish Jr (Monster) - Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images
Sam Hornish Jr. and Monster Energy 30th at Kentucky Speedway
Posted 09.21.14
Late-Race Accident Sidelines Joe Gibbs Racing No. 54 Team Date: September 20, 2014 Event: 300, Race 27 of 33 Series: NASCAR Nationwide Series Location: Kentucky Speedway in Sparta (1.5-mile oval) Start ...FULL STORY »
Trevor Bayne (Photo Credit: Jerry Markland / Getty Images)
Trevor Bayne Gets Top-15 Finish In Kentucky
Posted 09.21.14
SPARTA, Ky. (September 20, 2014) – Trevor Bayne, driver of the No. 6 AdvoCare Ford Mustang, was battling for position inside the top 10 late in Saturday evening’s NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) event at Kentucky Speedway before sustaining damage to the right-side of his car following contact with the ...FULL STORY »
Ryan Reed (Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk / Getty Images)
Ryan Reed Finishes 11th at Kentucky Speedway
Posted 09.21.14
SPARTA, Ky. (Sept. 20, 2014) – Roush Fenway Racing rookie of the year contender Ryan Reed ran a solid race Saturday evening at Kentucky Speedway, improving five positions in the closing 30 laps of the race to cross the finish line 11th in the No. 16 American Diabetes Association Drive ...FULL STORY »
Ben Rhodes (Photo Credit: Todd Warshaw / Getty Images)
Ben Rhodes Comes Up Just Short of Victory in Kentucky Speedway Debut
Posted 09.21.14
LOUISVILLE, KY (September 20th, 2014) – In his debut on the 1.5-mile Kentucky Speedway on Friday, September 19th, 17-year-old Louisville, Kentucky, native Ben Rhodes drove his No. 41 Alpha Energy Solutions Chevrolet with Turner Scott Motorsports to the top spot in the “Zloop 150” ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards ...FULL STORY »
Brendan Gaughan, driver of the #62 South Point Chevrolet, celebrates in victory lane after winning the NASCAR Nationwide Series 300 at Kentucky Speedway on September 20, 2014 in Sparta, Kentucky. - Photo Credit: Daniel Shirey/Getty Images
Thrilling restart gives Brendan Gaughan Nationwide win at Kentucky
Posted 09.21.14
SPARTA, Kentucky - - Brendan Gaughan capitalized on the opportunity to utilize the high line on the final restart of Saturday night’s 300 at Kentucky Speedway to win his second NASCAR Nationwide Series race of the season. Gaughan, with a three-wide pass, powered around leaders Chase Elliott and Ty Dillon ...FULL STORY »
Brendan Gaughan, driver of the #62 South Point Chevrolet, takes the checkered flag to win the NSACAR Nationwide Series 300 at Kentucky Speedway on September 20, 2014 in Sparta, Kentucky. - Photo Credit: Andy Lyons/Getty Images
2014 NNS 300 Race Results & Point Standings
Posted 09.20.14
In the closing laps of Saturday night's NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) 300 at Kentucky Speedway, it was Brendan Gaughan taking the highline to pass the leaders, and keeping the lead at the drop of the checkered flag. This was Gaughan's second series win of the 2014 season, his second series ...FULL STORY »
2014 NNS Driver Ty Dillon on track in the No. 3 Bass Pro Shops/Tracker Boats Chevrolet Camaro - Photo Credit: Daniel Shirey/Getty Images
2014 NNS 300 Starting Lineup
Posted 09.20.14
NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) Rookie of the Year (ROTY) candidate, Ty Dillon - with a qualifying lap speed of 175.690mph, captured the pole for tonight's 300 at Kentucky Speedway. This was Dillon's second series pole of the 2014 season, his second series career pole and his first series pole at ...FULL STORY »
Ben Rhodes (Photo Credit: Todd Warshaw / Getty Images)
Late-Race Incident Relegates Ben Rhodes to a 27th-Place Finish
Posted 09.20.14
SPARTA, Ky. (September 20, 2014) - In his second-career ARCA Racing Series start, and first race at Kentucky Speedway, Ben Rhodes and the No. 41 Alpha Energy Solutions team showed early speed. After laying down the sixth-quickest lap in the day's only practice session, the 17-year-old qualified 5th for ...FULL STORY »
Cody Coughlin
Cody Coughlin Posts His Best Finish in ARCA’s ZLOOP 150 at Kentucky
Posted 09.20.14
Joe Gibbs Development Driver Finishes Fourth in his 10th Start (SPARTA, KY - September 20, 2014) - Cody Coughlin posted his best finish to date in the ARCA Racing Series on Friday night with a fourth place finish in the ZLOOP 150 at Kentucky Speedway in Sparta, Kentucky. He ...FULL STORY »

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