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Mar 03
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Jeff Gordon 2015 NSCS Kobalt 400 Race Preview

2015 NSCS Driver Jeff Gordon (3M) - Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images No. 24 3M Chevrolet SS / Jeff Gordon Driver: Jeff Gordon Hometown: Pittsboro, Indiana Age: 43 Resides: Charlotte, North Carolina 2015 Season 36th in standings 2 starts 0 wins 1 pole position 0 top-five finishes 0 top-10 finishes 87 laps led Career 763 starts 92 wins 78 pole positions 320 top-five finishes 454 top-10 finishes 24,751 laps led Las Vegas Career  17 starts 1 win 0 pole positions 6 top-five finishes 8 top-10 finishes 457 laps led ​VICTORIOUS AT VEGAS: Jeff Gordon's lone win at Las Vegas occurred in 2001 when he led the final 20 laps en route to Victory Lane. It was the first of six victories during a season in which he won his fourth NASCAR Cup Series championship. ONLY GORDON: The 43-year-old driver of the No. 24 3M Chevrolet SS is the only competitor to participate in all 17 Sprint Cup events at Las ... FULL STORY »

Kasey Kahne 2015 NSCS Kobalt 400 Race Preview

2015 NSCS Driver Kasey Kahne in car - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images No. 5 Time Warner Cable Chevrolet SS / Kasey Kahne Driver: Kasey Kahne Hometown: Enumclaw, Washington Age: 34 Resides: Mooresville, North Carolina​ 2015 Season 7th in standings 2 starts 0 wins 0 pole positions 0 top-five finishes 1 top-10 finish 0 laps led Career 398 starts 17 wins 26 pole positions 83 top-five finishes 147 top-10 finishes 4,541 laps ... FULL STORY »

Greg Biffle 2015 NSCS Kobalt 400 Race Preview

2015 NSCS Drivr Greg Biffle - Photo Credit: Robert Laberge/Getty Images Greg Biffle – Las Vegas Advance Team: No. 16 Cheez-It Ford Fusion Crew Chief: Matt Puccia Twitter: @16RFRCup, @gbiffle ADVANCE NOTES Biffle at Las Vegas    Biffle has 11 Sprint Cup Series starts at Las Vegas, earning two top-five and six top-10 finishes. Statistically, Vegas ties Darlington ... FULL STORY »

Clint Bowyer – High Roller

2015 NSCS Driver Clint Bowyer in car - Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images CORNELIUS, N.C. —  The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series travels to Las Vegas Motor Speedway. The race marks the first of three races during a “west coast swing” for the circuit. Clint Bowyer brings his No. 15 5-hour ENERGY Toyota Camry to ... FULL STORY »

Trevor Bayne 2015 NSCS Kobalt 400 Race Preview

2015 NSCS Dricver Trevor Bayne (AdvoCare) - Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images Trevor Bayne – Las Vegas Advance Team: No. 6 AdvoCare Ford Fusion Crew Chief: Bob Osborne Twitter: @Tbayne6, @RFR6PR and @RoushFenway Kobalt 400 – Sunday, March 8 at 3:30pm EST. on FOX ADVANCE NOTES Bayne at Las Vegas Trevor Bayne will make his fifth career NASCAR Sprint Cup ... FULL STORY »

Matt Kenseth 2015 NSCS Kobalt 400 Race Preview

2015 NSCS Matt Kenseth - Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/GettyImages Matt Kenseth / No. 20 DEWALT Toyota Preview Kobalt 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway No. 20 DEWALT Toyota News and Notes: IT’S ALL ABOUT NUMBERS IN VEGAS:  Matt Kenseth holds the top ranking for the most laps led in Sprint Cup Series ... FULL STORY »

Brian Vickers 2015 NSCS Kobalt 400 Race Preview

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Brian Vickers speaks to the media during the 2015 NASCAR Media Day at Daytona International Speedway on February 12, 2015 in Daytona Beach, Florida. - Photo Credit: Maddie Meyer/Getty Images CORNELIUS, N.C.  —  Excuse Brian Vickers if taking the green flag to start Sunday’sLas Vegas race seems as rewarding as a trip to victory lane. Vickers missed the 2015 season’s first two races as he recovered from Dec. 13 heart surgery. ... FULL STORY »



2015 NSCS Driver Sam Hornish Jr - Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images
Hornish Returns to Las Vegas After Victory in Last Appearance
Posted 03.03.15
Camping World Makes Debut on No. 9 This Weekend The last time Sam Hornish Jr. visited Las Vegas Motor Speedway, he celebrated in Victory Lane. Hornish won the NASCAR XFINITY Series race at the 1.5-mile track in 2013. This weekend, he returns competing in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series for Richard ...FULL STORY »
2015 NSCS Aric Almirola - Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images
Almirola and No. 43 Team Eager to Continue Consistency at Vegas
Posted 03.03.15
Look to Tally Third Consecutive Top-15 Finish in No. 43 Smithfield Ford Scoring two consecutive Top-15 finishes in the first two races of the season, the No. 43 Smithfield team looks to continue momentum as they head west to Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Fresh off his best Sprint Cup season in ...FULL STORY »
2015 NASCAR Driver Brian Scott - Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images
Brian Scott 2015 NSCS Kobalt 400 Race Preview
Posted 03.03.15
Circle Sport Racing NASCAR Sprint Cup Series News and Notes Race: Las Vegas 400 Date:  Sunday, March 8, 2015 Location:  Las Vegas Motor Speedway> Brian Scott No. 33 Whitetail Chevrolet SS Event Preview Fact Sheet This Week's Whitetail Chevrolet SS at Las Vegas Motor Speedway ... Brian Scott is scheduled to pilot chassis No. 460 in Sunday's Las ...FULL STORY »
2015 NSCS Driver Ryan Newman in car - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images
Ryan Newman 2015 NSCS Kobalt 400 Race Preview
Posted 03.03.15
Ryan Newman No. 31 Caterpillar Chevrolet SS Race Notes and Quotes: This Week's Caterpillar Chevrolet SS at Las Vegas Motor Speedway ... Ryan Newman will drive chassis No. 491 in Sunday's Las Vegas 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. This No. 31 Chevrolet SS is a brand new car and will take to ...FULL STORY »
2015 NSCS Driver Paul Menard - Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images
Paul Menard 2015 NSCS Kobalt 400 Race Preview
Posted 03.03.15
Paul Menard  No. 27 Quaker State/Menards Chevrolet SS Race Notes and Quotes: This Week's Quaker State / Menards Chevrolet at Las Vegas Motor Speedway ... Paul Menard will pilot chassis No. 480 for this weekend's 267-lap event at the 1.5-mile track in Las Vegas. This No. 27 Chevrolet SS has four previous starts ...FULL STORY »
2015 NSCS Driver Austin Dillon (DOW) - Photo Credit: Jomathan Moore/Getty Images
Austin Dillon 2015 NSCS Kobalt 400 Race Preview
Posted 03.03.15
Austin Dillon No. 3 Dow Energy & Water Chevrolet SS Race Notes and Quotes: This Week's Dow Energy & Water Chevrolet at Las Vegas Motor Speedway ... Austin Dillon will pilot Chassis No. 477 in the Las Vegas 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. In 2014, Dillon raced this Chevrolet SS to a ...FULL STORY »
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Richard Childress Racing 2015 NSCS Kobalt 400 Race Preview
Posted 03.03.15
Richard Childress Racing Kobalt 400 Race Advance Race: Las Vegas 400        Date: Sunday, March 8, 2015                      Location: Las Vegas Motor Speedway Richard Childress Racing's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series history at Las Vegas Motor Speedway ... In 50 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series starts at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Richard Childress ...FULL STORY »
2015 NSCS Driver David Ragan - Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images
Put it on (David) Ragan
Posted 03.03.15
HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. (March 3, 2015) – Over the past week, a lot has changed for David Ragan.. After starting the season with another team, the Unadilla, Georgia native quickly found himself named the fill-in driver for the No. 18M&M’s Crispy Toyota for Joe Gibbs Racing (JGR) usually driven by Kyle Busch. ...FULL STORY »
NASCAR Driver Mike Bliss - Photo Credit: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images
Mike Bliss 2015 NSCS Kobalt 400 Race Preview
Posted 03.03.15
Mike Bliss Kobalt 400 Race Advance News and Notes: Going All In: Going into Sunday's Kobalt 400, Bliss will be making his third career NSCS start at the 1.5 mile track. The Oregon native has a best finish of 16th, which came back in 2005. The 2001 NCWTS Champion will once again ...FULL STORY »


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