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Aug 18
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Chris Buescher Adds to Roush Fenway Legacy with Climactic Win at Mid-Ohio

Chris Buescher, driver of the #60 Nationwide Children's Hospital Ford Mustang Ford celebrates winning the Nationwide Children's 200 at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course on August 16, 2014 in Lexington, Ohio. - Photo Credit: Nick Laham/Getty Images "Buescher becomes the 18th different driver to hoist NASCAR trophy for Roush Fenway, Scores No. 60 Ford’s record extending 91st NNS victory" CONCORD, N.C. (Aug. 18, 2014) – As the laps dwindled down late in Saturday’s NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) race at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, Roush Fenway Racing’s Chris Buescher was simply relentless. Having taken his No. 60 Roush Ford Mustang to the lead with just under 25 laps remaining, Buescher pulled away to as much as a 20-car length lead and never looked back. In the process the Prosper, Texas native became the 18th driver in Roush Fenway history to visit NASCAR victory lane, while giving the organization its record extending 318th victory. “It was nerve-wracking,” said ... FULL STORY »

Blown Right-Front Tire Derails James Buescher at Mid-Ohio

James Buescher, No. 99 ToyotaCare / Rheem Toyota Camry (Photo Credit: Sarah Glenn / Getty Images) LEXINGTON, Ohio (August 17, 2014) - Making his first start at the 13-turn, 2.25-mile road course, After placing outside the top-15 in two of the practice sessions on Friday afternoon, James Buescher turned up the wick during qualifying and placed ... FULL STORY »

Justin Marks Overcomes Debris and Pit Road Penalty to Earn Career-Best Finish

Justin Marks, driver of the #31 SOL Republic Chevrolet, climbs into his car before practice for the Nationwide Children's 200 at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course on August 15, 2014 in Lexington, Ohio. - Photo Credit: Jamie Sabau/Getty Images LEXINGTON, OHIO (August 17, 2014) - Justin Marks, driver of the No. 31 SOL REPUBLIC Chevrolet, rallied from an overheating engine early in the race and an ensuing pit-road speeding penalty to earn a sixth-place finish at Mid-Ohio Sports Car ... FULL STORY »

Dylan Kwasniewski Earns Top-10 Finish at Mid-Ohio

Dylan Kwasniewski , No. 42 up & up™ by Target Chevrolet Camaro LEXINGTON, Ohio (August 17, 2014) - The NASCAR Nationwide Series made its third and final road-course stop of the 2014 season this weekend at the famed 2.258-mile Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course for the Nationwide Children's Hospital 200. Dylan Kwasniewski and ... FULL STORY »

Chris Buescher Claims First Career NASCAR Nationwide win At Mid-Ohio

Chris Buescher, driver of the #60 Nationwide Children's Hospital Ford Mustang Ford celebrates winning the Nationwide Children's 200 at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course on August 16, 2014 in Lexington, Ohio. - Photo Credit: Nick Laham/Getty Images LEXINGTON, Ohio -- The math didn't add up. Crew chief Scott Graves was in NASCAR Nationwide Series rookie Chris Buescher's ear, telling him he was two laps shy of making the finish. The thing was Buescher was in the lead ... FULL STORY »

Landon Cassill Posts 14th At Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course

Landon Cassill, No. 01 Bon Bon Boom Bubble Gum Pops Chevrolet Camaro  (Photo Credit: Jamie Sabau/ / Getty Images) LEXINGTON, Ohio – Landon Cassill turned in a stellar performance Saturday in the Nationwide Children’s Hospital 200 at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, rallying from the back of the field to score a 14th-place finish. Cassill, who also runs the ... FULL STORY »

Jeffrey Earnhardt 28th At Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course

2014 NNS Driver Jeffrey Earnhardt in car - Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images LEXINGTON, Ohio – Jeffrey Earnhardt completed his run through the three Nationwide Series road courses with a 28th-place finish in Saturday’s Nationwide Children’s Hospital 200 at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. Earnhardt started 27th but spun off the course in ... FULL STORY »



2014 NNS Driver Ryan Reed in car (Lilly) - Photo Credit: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images
Ryan Reed Finishes 12th in Mid-Ohio
Posted 08.16.14
LEXINGTON, Ohio (Aug 16, 2014) – Ryan Reed and the No. 16 American Diabetes Association Drive to Stop DiabetesSM presented by Lilly Diabetes team finished 12th at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course after going to a back-up car for the second week in a row. After a qualifying accident, Reed carefully ...FULL STORY »
Brian Scott, No. 2 Avery Neely / Shore Lodge Chevrolet Camaro (Photo Credit: Nick Laham / Getty Images)
Brian Scott Finishes Third at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course
Posted 08.16.14
The Nationwide Children's Hospital 200 at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course was a race to remember, not only for Brian Scott's third-place finish but for Patient Champion Avery Neely to be a part of the festivities. Lewis Center, Ohio-native, Avery Neely joined the No. 2 Avery Neely / Shore Lodge Chevrolet ...FULL STORY »
Ty Dillon (Photo Credit: Scott Halleran / Getty Images)
Ty Dillon Finishes 19th in Nationwide Children’s Hospital 200 at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course
Posted 08.16.14
Ty Dillon drove Richard Childress Racing's No. 3 Yuengling Light Lager Chevrolet Camaro to a 19th-place finish Saturday afternoon in the Nationwide Children's Hospital 200 at the 12-turn road course. The 22-year-old driver qualified fourth earlier in the afternoon and raced inside the top-10 for the first 25 laps. Dillon, ...FULL STORY »
Brendan Gaughan, No. 62 Allie Norman / South Point Hotel Chevrolet Camaro (Photo Credit: Nick Laham / Getty Images)
Brendan Gaughan Finishes 20th at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course
Posted 08.16.14
Brendan Gaughan and the No. 62 Allie Norman / South Point Hotel Chevrolet Camaro qualified seventh for the NASCAR Nationwide Series Nationwide Children's Hospital 200 at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. After going off-course on lap 37, Gaughan was shuffled back to the 23rd-position. By lap-55 the Richard Childress Racing team ...FULL STORY »
2014 NNS Sam Hornish Jr., on the Pole - Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images
Sam Hornish Jr. and Monster Energy Unable to Complete Mid-Ohio Event
Posted 08.16.14
Engine Expiration Thwarts Strong Run Resulting in 30th-Place Finish Date: August 16, 2014 Event: ...FULL STORY »
2014 NNS Nationwide Children’s Hospital 200 Starting Lineup
Posted 08.16.14
Sam Hornish, Jr., with a qualifying lap speed of 95.873mph, captured the 2014 NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) pole for this afternoon's Nationwide Children's Hospital 200 at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. This was Hornish's second series pole of the season, his seventh series career pole and his first series pole at ...FULL STORY »
Justin Marks, driver of the #31 SOL Republic Chevrolet, climbs into his car before practice for the Nationwide Children's 200 at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course on August 15, 2014 in Lexington, Ohio. - Photo Credit: Jamie Sabau/Getty Images
2014 NNS Nationwide Children’s Hospital 200 Final Practice Session Speeds
Posted 08.15.14
Justin Marks, with a lap speed of 95.187mph, showed the fastest way around the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course Friday afternoon during the final NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) practice session for Saturday's Nationwide Children's Hospital 200. Series Rookie of the Year (ROTY) candidate, Chris Buescher, was second fastest with a lap speed of ...FULL STORY »
2014 NNS Driver Sam Hornish Jr (Monster) - Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images
2014 NNS Nationwide Children’s Hospital 200 First Practice Session Speeds
Posted 08.15.14
Sam Hornish, Jr., with a lap speed of 95.245mph, was the fastest early Friday afternoon during the first NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) practice session for Saturday's Nationwide Children's Hospital 200 at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. Second fastest with a lap speed of 94.609mph, was Regan Smith; followed by series Rookie of ...FULL STORY »
Landon Cassill, No. 01 Bon Bon Boom Bubble Gum Pops Chevrolet Camaro Side Layout
Landon Cassill Driving Bon Bon Boom Bubble Gum Pops Chevrolet
Posted 08.14.14
LEXINGTON, Ohio – When the checkered flag waves at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course Saturday, one driver will be especially hoping the experience has been a sweet treat worthy of his car for the day. Landon Cassill, the 2008 NASCAR Nationwide Series Rookie of the Year, will be behind ...FULL STORY »


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