Articles tagged ‘Mike Harmon’

Sep 03

Harmon To Run “Throw Back” Paint Scheme At Darlington This Weekend

2015 NXS No. 74 WCI Parts Darlington Dodge Challenger Darlington Throwback Paint Scheme A lot of drivers are running throw back paint schemes this weekend at Darlington. We decided to do one of Davey Allison's car. I guess I'm one of the first people to ever race with Davey. He started racing at Birmingham Montgomery and I was racing there full time. I remember one Sunday evening we were racing at Birmingham and for some reason I spun him out twice in the same race. After the race I could see him coming over to my car. I thought he wasn't too happy but he apologized to me. He said "I was too tight and I know I lifted too much so it was my fault. It wasn't your fault. I thought that was ... FULL STORY »

Mike Harmon: Going On Record

2014 NNS Driver Mike Harmon - Photo Credit: Robert Laberge/Getty Images Everyone feels terrible about what happened to Kevin Ward, Jr. last Saturday night. I always hate to see anyone, racer or spectator, hurt or killed during a race. There is so much pressure in NASCAR racing for performance, to try to ... FULL STORY »

Statement by Mike Harmon: The Truth Comes Out

NCWTS & NNS Driver Mike Harmon - Photo Credit: Tom Warshaw/Getty Images For those of you who do not know by now, ALL CHARGES AGAINST MYSELF AND THE OTHERS HAVE BEEN DROPPED BACK IN OCTOBER DUE TO LACK OF EVIDENCE. There was and is no evidence against any of us for the ... FULL STORY »

Down The Road

NCWTS & NNS Driver Mike Harmon - Photo Credit: Tom Warshaw/Getty Images It's been awhile since I've had the time to write my column and this has been a difficult year, as you may know. I just want to talk to you about some things that I feel has hurt our sport ... FULL STORY »

Novak/Fontaine Join Forces With The NCWTS #84; Robert Bruce To Drive the Toyota at Martinsville

NCWTS No. 84 Novak/Fontaine Toyota Tundra (driver Robert Bruce) Dave Novak of Chicago, Illinois (formerly associated with Jennifer Jo Cobb) and Chris Fontaine from Florida, owner of the #84 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) team, have announced they are joining forces to compete in the NCWTS  in 2013. NASCAR ... FULL STORY »

NASCAR’s 2013 Nationwide 40 Car Rule: “I just don’t think NASCAR has really thought this thing out”

Mike Harmon - Photo Credit: John Harrelson/Getty Images for NASCAR Tuesday NASCAR announced that in the 2013 season it will reduce the Nationwide field from 43 cars to 40 "to put what we feel is a better quality field of cars in play at those Nationwide events," said vice president ... FULL STORY »

Joey Logano Fends Off Roush Fenway Racing For Nationwide Bristol Pole

Joey Logano celebrates winning the Coors Light Pole Award for the NASCAR Nationwide Series Ford Ecoboost 300 on Saturday at Bristol Motor Speedway in Bristol, Tenn. - Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images Joey Logano in the No. 18 GameStop Toyota Camry for Joe Gibbs Racing captured his 17th career NASCAR Nationwide Series pole at Bristol (Tenn.) Motor Speedway holding off the Ford Mustangs of Trevor Bayne and Ricky Stenhouse Jr. for the ... FULL STORY »

Kevin Conway Stands with Car Owner Joe Nemechek at Auto Club Speedway - Photo Credit: Marty Tyler/
2011 Auto Club Speedway Quotes “Caught in the CatchFence” from Kevin Conway, Jennifer Jo Cobb and Mike Harmon
Posted 03.25.11
Kevin Conway: "We're very excited this weekend to be back in the Nationwide Series. It's pretty cool because in 2009 when ExtenZe first came into the sport we partnered with Joe Nemechek and NEMCO Motorsports in conjunction with Braun Racing.We fielded the #87 then Toyota Camry and here we are 3 ...FULL STORY »
No. 51 Aric Almirola, No. 30 Todd Bodine and No. 18 Kyle Busch got three-wide (Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images for NASCAR)
Aric Almirola Pulls Off Upset At Michigan
Posted 06.12.10
Aric Almirola is developing into the new Kyle Busch at Billy Ballew Motorsports (BBM) if you will as the Tampa, Florida native literally came out of nowhere inside the final 10 laps of Saturday’s VFW 200 at Michigan International Speedway to record his second win of the season in the ...FULL STORY »
No. 3 Bass Pro Shops Chevrolet Silverado (Austin Dillon) - Photo Credit: Getty Images for NASCAR
Rookie Austin Dillon On A Roll With Second Straight NCWTS Pole
Posted 06.12.10
Raybestos Rookie of the year candidate Austin Dillon notched his second consecutive pole Saturday morning and will lead the field in today’s VFW 200 at Michigan International Speedway (MIS), the eighth race of the 2010 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) season. Dillon, the son of former NASCAR driver Mike Dillon ...FULL STORY »
Down The Road With Mike Harmon
Posted 06.02.10
It has been awhile since I've been able to write my column. I have been very busy as team manager for Jennifer Jo Cobb, dealing with personal issues and working for sponsorship to run a few races myself this season. I guess I should begin this with the recap of ...FULL STORY »
Theft Adds To Tough Times For Harmon
Posted 10.06.09
The economic atmosphere for independent owner/drivers, the very type of racer this sport was founded on, is difficult enough these days. Most have given up long ago. However, there are a handful left in the upper NASCAR series, but, with the exception of one or two, all struggle to compete ...FULL STORY »

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