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Sep 28
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2012 NSCS AAA 400 First Practice Session Speeds

Martin Truex, Jr. - Photo Credit: Rusty Jarrett/Getty Images for NASCAR Martin Truex, Jr., with a lap speed of 157.082 mph, was the quickest during the first NSCS AAA 400 practice session at Dover International Speedway. Truex's Michael Waltrip Racing (MWR) teammate, Clint Bowyer, with a lap speed of 156.597 mph, was the second quickest, followed by Denny Hamlin (156.563 mph) who was third quickest, another MWR driver Mark Martin (156.325) fourth and Greg Biffle (156.311) was fifth quickest 155.400 151.530 23.03 23.17 23.76 Rounding out the top-ten quickest during the practice session were Kyle Busch (156.230 mph) who was sixth quickest, Ryan Newman (156.196) seventh, Kasey Kahne (155.797) eighth, Kevin Harvick (155.548) ninth and Carl Edwards (155.474) posting the tenth quickest lap speed. Weather permitting, the teams will have their "Happy Hour" (final) practice session later this afternoon from 2:40 PM ... FULL STORY »

Virtual Racing™ NASCAR® to Make Worldwide Debut at South Point Hotel, Casino & Spa on Las Vegas Boulevard

Virtual Racing NASCAR enables players to select one of eight famous NASCAR drivers and cheer him across the finish line. (Photo: Business Wire) Thrilling new promotion features eight famous drivers; races to be held four times daily LAS VEGAS --(BUSINESSWIRE) --  Bally Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: BYI), a leader in slots, video machines, casino-management, interactive solutions, and networked and server-based systems for the global gaming industry, ... FULL STORY »

Martin Truex Jr. 2012 NSCS AAA 400 Race Preview

Martin Truex Jr - Photo Credit: Geoff Burke/Getty Images for NASCAR CORNELIUS, N.C. — No. 56 NAPA AUTO PARTS Toyota driver Martin Truex Jr.’s appointment calendar is several pages long this week as he returns to his home track for Sunday’s AAA 400 at Dover (Del.) International Speedway. The 31-year-old Truex is 10th ... FULL STORY »

2012 NSCS SYLVANIA 300 Q&A with Toyota Racing Driver Martin Truex Jr.

Martin Truex Jr. MARTIN TRUEX JR., No. 56 NAPA Auto Parts Camry, Michael Waltrip Racing What would it mean to win at New Hampshire? "It would be awesome. We've been close before, but it's been a few years. We've been off a little ... FULL STORY »

Martin Truex Jr. 2012 NSCS SYLVANIA 300 Race Preview

Martin Truex Jr. - Photo Credit: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images for NASCAR CORNELIUS, N.C. —  No. 56 NAPA AUTO PARTS Toyota driver Martin Truex Jr. enters this weekend’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway ninth place in the championship standings — just 21 markers out of first. The one-mile ... FULL STORY »

2012 NSCS GEICO 400 First Practice Session Speeds

2012 NSCS Martin Truex Jr - Photo Credit: Getty Images for NASCAR Martin Truex, Jr., with a lap speed of 181.763 mph, was the quickest during the first NSCS GEICO 400 practice session at Chicagoland Speedway. Second quickest with a lap speed of 180.681 mph, was Dale Earnhardt, Jr., and he was followed by Brad ... FULL STORY »

Martin Truex Jr. 2012 NSCS GEICO 400 Race Preview

Martin Truex Jr - Photo Credit: John Harrelson/Getty Images for NASCAR CORNELIUS, N.C. —  It’s a busy and important time in the life of No. 56 NAPA AUTO PARTS Toyota driver Martin Truex Jr. - and that’s just describing the time before he arrives at Chicagoland Speedway for Sunday’s first of 10 ... FULL STORY »



Martin Truex Jr - Photo Credit: Geoff Burke/Getty Images for NASCAR
Martin Truex Jr. Kicks Off Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup in Kansas City
Posted 09.11.12
Meet and Greet with Kansas Army National Guard, Sprint and Local Fans KANSAS CITY, Kan. (Sept. 11, 2012) – To help kick off the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup, NASCAR driver Martin Truex Jr. visited Kansas City today and took time to meet with members of the Kansas Army National Guard ...FULL STORY »
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Toyota Racing 2012 NSCS Federated Auto Parts 400 Post-Race Recaps
Posted 09.09.12
Camry driver Clint Bowyer earned his second victory of the season in Saturday night's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) race at Richmond International Raceway. With his victory, Bowyer secured the sixth seed for the 10-race 'Chase for the Sprint Cup' championship playoff with 2,006 points. In addition to Bowyer, Denny Hamlin earned ...FULL STORY »
Michael Waltrip talks with Martin Truex Jr., driver of the #56 NAPA Auto Parts Toyota - Photo Credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images for NASCAR
2012 NSCS Federated Auto Parts 400 Q&A with Toyota Racing Driver Martin Truex Jr
Posted 09.07.12
MARTIN TRUEX JR., No. 56 NAPA Auto Parts Toyota Camry, Michael Waltrip Racing Does it feel good to have two Michael Waltrip Racing cars in the Chase? "It does -- it feels awesome and what an accomplishment for our team. I know a lot of people look at the Chase ...FULL STORY »
The Eagles will retire Brian Dawkins' No. 20 during the nationally televised Sunday night showdown against the New York Giants
AAA Brand Ambassador & Eagles Legend Brian Dawkins to Serve as “AAA 400″ Grand Marshal Prior to Having Jersey Retired in Philadelphia
Posted 09.07.12
September 30 events combine NASCAR and NFL to celebrate Dawkins’ storied career PHILADELPHIA, PA (September 7, 2012) – Philadelphia Eagles legend and fan favorite, Brian Dawkins, will be honored as the Grand Marshal of the AAA 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race, on September 30 at the Dover (Del.) International Speedway. The former ...FULL STORY »
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Martin Truex Jr. 2012 NSCS Federated Auto Parts 400 Race Preview
Posted 09.05.12
CORNELIUS, N.C. —  No. 56 NAPA AUTO PARTS Toyota driver Martin Truex Jr. enters Saturday night’s NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Richmond International Raceway already locked into the 12-driver Chase for the Sprint Cup. But there’s plenty of motivation for the Michael Waltrip Racing driver on the three-quarter mile Virginia track. Truex saw ...FULL STORY »
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Toyota Racing 2012 NSCS AdvoCare 500 Race Recaps
Posted 09.03.12
Camry driver Denny Hamlin earned his fourth victory of the season in Sunday night's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) race at the 1.54-mile Atlanta Motor Speedway and clinched his position in the 'Chase for the Sprint Cup,' which will begin at Chicagoland Speedway in two weeks. Hamlin led the field seven ...FULL STORY »
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2012 NSCS AdvoCare 500 First Practice Session Speeds
Posted 08.31.12
Martin Truex, Jr., with a lap speed of 185.220 mph, was the quickest during the first NSCS AdvoCare 500 practice session at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Second quickest was Kyle Busch with a lap speed of 184.831 mph, and was followed by Tony Stewart (184.253 mph) who was third quickest, Brad Keselowski (183.631) fourth and Kasey ...FULL STORY »
MWR Team Owern Michael Waltrip (left) and Driver Martin Truex Jr. (right) stand next to the No. 56 NAPA Auto Parts Toyota Camry
NAPA, MWR & Truex Extend NASCAR Partnership
Posted 08.31.12
Truex To Continue Driving No. 56 NAPA AUTO PARTS Toyota ATLANTA – Michael Waltrip Racing announced Friday it has agreed to multiyear contract extensions with Martin Truex Jr. and NAPA AUTO PARTS keeping Truex behind the wheel of the No. 56 NAPA AUTO PARTS Toyota in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. NAPA ...FULL STORY »
Michael Waltrip talks with Martin Truex Jr., driver of the #56 NAPA Auto Parts Toyota - Photo Credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images for NASCAR
NAPA and Martin Truex Jr. Renew with Michael Waltrip Racing
Posted 08.31.12
2012 NSCS AdvoCare 500 Q&A with Toyota Motorsports Team Owner Michael Waltrip and Driver Martin Truex, Jr. MICHAEL WALTRIP, team owner, Michael Waltrip Racing Does the renewal of NAPA and Martin Truex Jr. give Michael Waltrip Racing confidence leading into the Chase? "Obviously, our cars are performing well. Our commitment to ...FULL STORY »


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