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Articles tagged ‘Kentucky Speedway’

Jul 10
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Keselowski holds off Jones and Busch for XFINITY win at Kentucky

Brad Keselowski, driver of the #22 Discount Tire Ford, celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR XFINITY Series Kentucky 300 at Kentucky Speedway on July 10, 2015 in Sparta, Kentucky. - Photo Credit: Jeff Curry/Getty Images SPARTA, Ky. – Brad Keselowski held of Erik Jones and a charging Kyle Busch after a restart with 31 laps left and collected his first NASCAR XFINITY Series victory of the season in Friday night’s Kentucky 300 at Kentucky Speedway. A late two-tire call put Keselowski in front for a restart on Lap 170, and though the No. 22 Team Penske Ford ceded the lead to Jones for 22 circuits, Keselowski regained the top spot with a daring move to the inside through traffic entering the tri-oval on Lap 92 and held on to win by less than a quarter-second. The victory was Keselowski’s third at Kentucky and the 33rd of his career. Behind Keselowski, Jones and Busch, Daniel Suarez ran fourth, ... FULL STORY »

2015 NXS Kentucky 300 Race Results & Point Standings

Brad Keselowski, driver of the #22 Discount Tire Ford, celebrates with a burnout after winning the NASCAR XFINITY Series Kentucky 300 at Kentucky Speedway on July 10, 2015 in Sparta, Kentucky. - Photo Credit: Sarah Crabill/Getty Images Friday night at Kentucky Speedway in the NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS), it was the 2010 series champion, Brad Keselowski, finishing 0.241 seconds ahead of Erik Jones to win the 2015 Kentucky 300. This was Keselowski's first series win and fourth top-1o ... FULL STORY »

2015 NSCS Quaker State 400 & NXS Kentucky 300 Starting Lineups

Kentucky Speedway Logo Rain forced the cancellation of both the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) and the NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) qualifying sessions Friday afternoon at Kentucky Speedway. The starting lineups for the Quaker State 400 on Saturday night and the Kentucky 300 tonight, ... FULL STORY »

Pit-Road Contact and Late-Race Spin Relegate Daniel Hemric to 18th-Place Finish in Kentucky

Daniel Hemric SPARTA, Ky. (July 10, 2015) - Mother Nature dictated yet another weekend's schedule for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS), canceling practice and qualifying in the series' only stop at Kentucky Speedway in 2015. Following a gear-shift issue and ... FULL STORY »

Spencer Gallagher Shows Strength In Kentucky Debut

Spencer Gallagher (Photo Credit: Ed Zurga / Getty Images) Event: UNOH 225 Date: July 9, 2015 Venue: Kentucky Speedway Start – 8th Finish – 24th Laps Led - 0 Points Position - 8th (Tied) Spencer Gallagher’s track debut in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) at Kentucky Speedway came to ... FULL STORY »

Brandon Jones Captures Third Top-Ten Finish in Kentucky Speedway Debut

Brandon Jones Event: UNOH 225 Date: July 9, 2015 Venue: Kentucky Speedway Start – 9th Finish – 10th Laps Led - 0 Owner's Points Position - ​9th Brandon Jones, driver of the No. 33 MasterForce Chevrolet in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS), ... FULL STORY »

Timothy Peters Earns Top-Five Finish in the Bluegrass State

2015 NCWTS Driver Timothy Peters - Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images Timothy Peters earned his sixth top-10 finish in ten races this season with a fifth-place result at Kentucky Speedway in the UNOH 225. On a rainy day in the Bluegrass State, both the single practice session and qualifying rounds were ... FULL STORY »



Sparta, KY - JULY 9: Ben Kennedy, driver of the #11 Local Motors Toyota, crashes into the fence and wall during the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series UNOH 225 at Kentucky Speedway on July 9, 2015 in Sparta, Kentucky. - Photo Credit: Jeff Curry/Getty
Ben Kennedy Credited with 16th-Place Finish at Kentucky Speedway Following Race-Ending Accident
Posted 07.10.15
Ben Kennedy and the No. 11 Local Motors team rolled the black and white Toyota Tundra from the truck to the starting grid at Kentucky Speedway following a long day of rain that canceled both practice and the qualifying session. NASCAR Camping World Truck Series teams were lined up by ...FULL STORY »
Cameron Hayley, No. 13 ADVICS Toyota Tundra
Solid Top-10 In Kentucky Speedway Debut For Cameron Hayley
Posted 07.10.15
Sparta, Ky. (July 10, 2015) - Rain showers halted all on-track activity throughout the day at Kentucky Speedway in Sparta on Thursday, as 18-year-old Sunoco Rookie of the Year candidate Cameron Hayley got set to make his debut at the 1.5-mile facility. With a lack of practice, the drop of ...FULL STORY »
2015 NCWTS Johnny Sauter (Nextant/Curb Records) - Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images
Johnny Sauter Battles The Kentucky Elements To Bring Home A Top-15 Finish
Posted 07.10.15
Sparta, KY (July 10, 2015) - Weather threw a wrench in Thursday's initial schedule for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) UNOH 225 at Kentucky Speedway in Sparta, washing out both practice and qualifying for the scheduled 150-lap event. NASCAR was forced to line-up the 31-truck field based on ...FULL STORY »
Matt Crafton, driver of the #88 Ideal Door/Menards Toyota, celebrates after winning the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series UNOH 225 at Kentucky Speedway on July 9, 2015 in Sparta, Kentucky.- Photo Credit: Sarah Crabill/Getty Images
Matt Crafton Wins For The Fourth Time This Season In The Wreck-Shortened UNOH 225 At Kentucky Speedway
Posted 07.10.15
Sparta, KY (July 10, 2015) - Matt Crafton, driver of the No. 88 Ideal Door/Menards Toyota Tundra, won the wreck-shortened UNOH 225 at Kentucky Speedway in Sparta on Thursday night. The feat is the ThorSport Racing driver's first win at the 1.5-mile track and the ninth of his career. ...FULL STORY »
2015 NSCS Driver Kyle Larson (Target - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images
2015 NSCS Quaker State 400 Final Practice Session Speeds
Posted 07.10.15
Kyle Larson, with a lap speed of 182.537 MPH, was the quickest in Friday's rain shortened final NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) practice session for Saturday night's Quaker State 400 at Kentucky Speedway. Second quickest in the session with a lap speed of 181.641 MPH was Brad Keselowski, and he was ...FULL STORY »
No. 54 Toyota Certified Used Vehicles Toyota Tundra
Christopher Bell Impressive Again Despite Late Race Wreck At Kentucky Speedway
Posted 07.10.15
SPARTA, Kentucky – Open-Wheel and Super Late Model standout Christopher Bell had to experience less than ideal conditions for his second start in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) Thursday night at Kentucky Speedway. Consistent rain forced NASCAR to cancel both practice and qualifying for the trucks, putting the field ...FULL STORY »
Erik Jones, No. 4 Special Olympics World Games Toyota Tundra battles Daniel Suarez (No. 51) and Matt Crafton (No. 88) at Kentucky Speedway
Erik Jones Finishes Second at Kentucky Speedway
Posted 07.10.15
Special Olympics World Games Tundra Leads Race-High 55 Laps Date: July 9, 2015 Event: UNOH 225 (Race 10 of 23) Series: NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Location: Kentucky Speedway in Sparta (1.5-mile tri-oval) Start / Finish: 3rd / 2nd (Running, completed 145 of 145 laps) Winner: Matt Crafton ...FULL STORY »
Christopher Bell (Photo Credit: Jonathan Moore / Getty Images)
Christopher Bell Makes a Good Impression at Kentucky Speedway
Posted 07.10.15
Date: July 9, 2015 Event: UNOH 225 (Race 10 of 23) Series: NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Location: Kentucky Speedway in Sparta (1.5-mile) Start / Finish: 16th / 17th (Running, completed 144 of 145 laps) Winner: Matt Crafton of ThorSport Racing (Toyota) Christopher Bell made his second start in the NASCAR Camping ...FULL STORY »
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Toyota 2015 NCWTS UNOH 225 Post Race Notes And Quotes
Posted 07.10.15
Toyota NCWTS Kentucky Post-Race Notes & Quotes • Tundra driver Matt Crafton was victorious in Thursday night’s NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) race at Kentucky Speedway. • It is Crafton’s fourth victory of the season after also finishing first in Atlanta (Feb. 28), Kansas (May 8) and Texas (June 5). It ...FULL STORY »


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