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May 20
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FOX NASCAR at Charlotte Motor Speedway Quotes & Programming Schedule

FOX NASCAR NASCAR XFINITY SERIES Live on FOX with Driver Analyst Bowyer; Special FOX NASCAR SUNDAY Dedicated to Fallen Service Members FOX Sports packs the biggest racing weekend of the year with more than 25 hours of live NASCAR coverage from Charlotte Motor Speedway beginning Thursday, May 21, and continuing through Memorial Day Weekend.  Racing begins with Saturday’s NASCAR XFINITY SERIES race (2:30 PM ET) and culminates with the 56th running of NASCAR’s longest race, the COCA-COLA 600, live on FOX on Sunday, May 24 (6:00 PM ET), with pre-race coverage beginning at 5:30 PM ET with FOX NASCAR SUNDAY. On Sunday, Mike Joy leads the FOX NASCAR booth from the 1.5-mile Charlotte track with analysis from NASCAR Hall of Famer and record six-time COCA-COLA ... FULL STORY »

Carl Edwards 2015 NSCS Coca-Cola 600 Race Preview

2015 NSCS Driver Carl Edwards - Photo Credit: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images Carl Edwards / No. 19 Subway Toyota Preview Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway No. 19 Subway Toyota News and Notes: NASCAR and Joe Gibbs Racing will honor all our men and women of the U.S. Armed Forces currently serving and those that ... FULL STORY »

David Gilliland 2015 NSCS Coca-Cola 600 Race Preview

2015 NSCS No. 38 Love's Travel Stops Ford David Gilliland | No. 38 Love's Travel Stops Ford "Six hundred miles doesn't sound like a whole lot more than 500, but it is. It makes a difference. You know you've run 600 miles when you get done. But we're looking ... FULL STORY »

Cole Whitt 2015 NSCS Coca-Cola 600 Race Preview

2015 NSCS No. 35 Speed Stick Ford Cole Whitt | No. 35 Speed Stick Ford "Five hundred miles is already a long time, so I don't know that 600 is that much of a difference. By the time we get to 300 miles, you are what you are. ... FULL STORY »

Brett Moffitt 2015 NSCS Coca-Cola 600 Race Preview

2015 NSCS No. 34 CSX 'Play It Safe' Ford Brett Moffitt | No. 34 CSX 'Play It Safe' Ford "This will be my second time running at Charlotte. And I tested there, so it will actually be my third time on track. It's definitely going to be a long race. ... FULL STORY »

Coca-Cola 600 marks 10th anniversary of Martin Truex Jr.’s first career top-10 finish

2015 NSCS Driver, Martin Truex Jr - Photo Credit: Daniel Shirey/Getty Images DENVER, Colo. (May 20, 2015) -- Martin Truex Jr.’s season to date has been defined with scoring 10 top-10 finishes in the first 11 races, raising his career top-10 total to 105 in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. The Furniture Row ... FULL STORY »

Kevin Harvick Racing for a Third Coca-Cola 600 Throphy

2015 NSCS Driver, Kevin Harvick (Budweiser/Jimmy Johns) - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (May 19, 2015) – Kevin Harvick, driver of the No. 4 Budweiser/Jimmy John’s Chevrolet SS for Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR), is ready to test his mental and physical limits Sunday in the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte (N.C.) Motor Speedway ... FULL STORY »



Kurt Busch, driver of the #41 Haas Automation Chevrolet - Photo Credit: Jeff Gross/Getty Images
Kurt Busch – It’s a Marathon, Not a Sprint
Posted 05.20.15
KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (May 19, 2015) – A marathon by definition is a long-distance foot race with an official distance of 26 miles and 385 yards and it is typically run on the road. While the distance of a marathon didn’t become standardized until 1921, it was one of the original ...FULL STORY »
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Fast and Steady Wins the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway
Posted 05.20.15
Chevrolet Looking for Fifth Consecutive Win in NASCAR’s Longest Race DETROIT - (May 19, 2015) – The Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway is not a sprint; it is a marathon.  The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series’ longest race is the next challenge that awaits Team Chevy.  The 1.5-mile super-fast Charlotte Motor Speedway ...FULL STORY »
2015 NSCS No. 88 Nationwide Ins. Memorial Chevrolet SS
Dale Earnhardt Jr 2015 NSCS Coca-Cola 600 Race Preview
Posted 05.19.15
No. 88 Nationwide Chevrolet SS / Dale Earnhardt Jr. Driver: Dale Earnhardt Jr. Hometown: Kannapolis, North Carolina Age: 40 Resides: Mooresville, North Carolina 2015 Season 5th in standings 11 starts 1 win 0 pole positions 6 top-five finishes 7 top-10 finishes 104 laps led Career 552 starts 24 wins 13 pole positions 133 top-five finishes 231 top-10 finishes 7,951 laps led Charlotte Career  30 starts 0 win 1 pole positions 5 top-five finishes 11 top-10 ...FULL STORY »
2015 NSCS No. 48 Lowe's Patriotic Chevrolet SS
Jimmie Johnson 2015 NSCS Coca-Cola 600 Race Preview
Posted 05.19.15
No. 48 Lowe's Patriotic Chevrolet SS / Jimmie Johnson Driver: Jimmie Johnson Hometown: El Cajon, California Age: 39 Resides: Charlotte, North Carolina​ 2015 Season 3rd in standings 11 starts 3 wins 0 pole positions 7 top-five finishes 8 top-10 finishes 364 laps led Career 482 starts 73 wins 33 pole positions 200 top-five finishes 300 top-10 finishes 17,515 laps led Charlotte Career  27 starts 7 wins 4 pole position 13 top-five finishes 17 top-10 finishes 1,733 ...FULL STORY »
2015 NSCS No. 25 NAPA AUTO PARTS Memorial Chevrolet SS
Chase Elliott 2015 NSCS Coca-Cola 600 Race Preview
Posted 05.19.15
No. 25 NAPA AUTO PARTS Chevrolet SS / Chase Elliott Driver: Chase Elliott Hometown: Dawsonville, Georgia Age: 19 Resides: Dawsonville, Georgia IN REMEMBRANCE: Instead of Chase Elliott’s name on the windshield for the 600-mile Memorial Day weekend event, his name has been replaced with “CWO. DUSKIN.” Chief Warrant Officer 2 Michael Stephen Duskin, 42, was ...FULL STORY »
2015 NSCS No. 24 AARP Drive to End Hunger Memorial Chevrolet SS
Jeff Gordon 2015 NSCS Coca-Cola 600 Race Preview
Posted 05.19.15
No. 24 Drive to End Hunger Chevrolet SS / Jeff Gordon Driver: Jeff Gordon Hometown: Pittsboro, Indiana Age: 43 Resides: Charlotte, North Carolina 2015 Season 9th in standings 11 starts 0 wins 3 pole positions 2 top-five finishes 7 top-10 finishes 161 laps led Career 772 starts 92 wins 80 pole positions 322 top-five finishes 461 top-10 finishes 24,825 laps led Charlotte Career  44 starts 5 wins 9 pole positions 17 top-five finishes 24 top-10 ...FULL STORY »
2015 NSCS No. 5 LiftMaster Chevrolet SS
Kasey Kahne 2015 NSCS Coca-Cola 600 Race Preview
Posted 05.19.15
No. 5 LiftMaster Chevrolet SS / Kasey Kahne Driver: Kasey Kahne Hometown: Enumclaw, Washington Age: 35 Resides: Mooresville, North Carolina 2015 Season 10th in standings 11 starts 0 wins 0 pole positions 1 top-five finish 4 top-10 finishes 38 laps led Career 407 starts 17 wins 26 pole positions 84 top-five finishes 150 top-10 finishes 4,579 laps led Charlotte Career  22 starts 4 wins 0 pole positions 9 top-five finishes 13 top-10 finishes 1,106 laps led IN ...FULL STORY »
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Hendrick Motorsports 2015 NSCS Coca-Cola 600 Race Preview
Posted 05.19.15
CHARLOTTE MOTOR SPEEDWAY (1.5-MILE OVAL) LOCATION: CONCORD, NORTH CAROLINA EVENT: NASCAR SPRINT CUP SERIES (RACE 12 OF 36) TUNE IN: 6 P.M. ET, SUNDAY, MAY 24 (FOX/PRN/SIRIUSXM) 600 MILES OF REMEMBRANCE: All five Hendrick Motorsports drivers will participate in “600 Miles of Remembrance” on Memorial Day weekend to honor military service members and their ...FULL STORY »
2015 NSCS No. 17 Patriotic Fastenal Ford Fusion (Rendition)
Ricky Stenhouse Jr 2015 NSCS Coca-Cola 600 Race Preview
Posted 05.19.15
Ricky Stenhouse Jr. – Coca-Cola 600 Advance Team: No. 17 Fastenal Ford Fusion Crew Chief: Nick Sandler Twitter: @PR17RFR @stenhousejr @FastenalRacing and @roushfenway ADVANCE NOTES Stenhouse Jr. at Charlotte Motor Speedway Stenhouse Jr. has six NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) starts at Charlotte Motor Speedway with an average starting position of 22.5 and average finishing position ...FULL STORY »


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