Articles tagged ‘NASCAR Sprint Cup Series’

Oct 02

2015 NSCS AAA 400 Q&A with Jimmie Johnson

Jimmie Johnson, driver of the #48 Lowe's Chevrolet, speaks to the media before practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series AAA 400 at Dover International Speedway on October 2, 2015 in Dover, Delaware. - Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images JIMMIE JOHNSON, NO. 48 LOWE’S CHEVROLET SS, met with members of the media at Dover International Speedway and discussed his thoughts on this weekend’s race at Dover, making his 500th career NASCAR Sprint Cup Series start, thoughts on Tony Stewart’s retirement following next season and many other topics. WHAT ARE YOUR THOUGHTS GOING INTO THE WEEKEND:  “I clearly love coming to this racetrack and excited to be back for a Chase race.  I wish all 10 events of the Chase could be here at this racetrack.  I think it would be a good thing for the No. 48.  Excited to be here, certainly hoping the rain gets out of here just like everyone else.  There is obviously the hurricane that is making ... FULL STORY »

Friday, Oct. 2 events at Dover International Speedway postponed

Dover International Speedway Logo DOVER, Del. (Oct. 2, 2015) -- Because of the continued rainfall, NASCAR and Dover International Speedway have announced the cancellation of today's on-track activities. The "Drive Sober 125" NASCAR K&N Pro Series East race will now be run at 9:30 a.m. ... FULL STORY »

2015 NSCS AAA 400 Q&A with Joey Logano

2015 NSCS Driver, Joey Logano (Pennzoil/Shell) - Photo Credit: Chris Trotman/Getty Images Joey Logano, driver of the No. 22 Shell/Pennzoil Ford Fusion, sits fourth in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series standings going into Sunday’s AAA 400.  He stopped by the Dover International Speedway infield media center Friday morning, where he was surprised ... FULL STORY »

Dover is win-or-go-home for defending champ Kevin Harvick

2015 NSCS Driver, Kevin Harvick (Budweiser) - Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images For the second straight postseason, Kevin Harvick finds himself in a similar position as the UFC fighters he manages. His back is against the wall. Ranked 15th on the Chase Grid, 23 points below the cutoff line for the final ... FULL STORY »

Ladies of NASCAR to Compete in Fifth Annual Better Half Dash on Bojangles’ Pole Night

Kristen Yeley celebrates with her family in Victory Circle after her win in the fourth annual Better Half Dash at Charlotte Motor Speedway during Bojangles' Pole Night (Photo Credit: HHP / Charlotte Motor Speedway) CONCORD, N.C. (Oct. 1, 2015) – On Oct. 8, the ladies of NASCAR will steal the spotlight as they race Bandoleros in the fifth annual Better Half Dash, showcasing their skills and raising money for charity before the NASCAR Sprint ... FULL STORY »

Jamie McMurray, Kyle Larson 2015 NSCS AAA 400 Race Previews

Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates Logo Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates Advance Notes RACE SETUP Race: AAA 400 – 400 laps/400 Miles #AAA400 Track: Dover International Speedway (1-mile concrete oval) @MonsterMile Drivers: @jamiemcmurray, @KyleLarsonRacin Cars: No. 1 Nature Made Adult Gummies Chevrolet SS, No. 42 Target Plaid Chevrolet SS Television:   Sunday, ... FULL STORY »

Nature Made® Partners with Chip Ganassi Racing on McMurray’s No. 1 Car

2015 NSCS No. 1 Nature Made Chevrolet SS (Rendition) CONCORD, N.C.  (Oct. 1, 2015) – When the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) returns to Dover International Speedway (Dover) this weekend for the AAA 400, Jamie McMurray will carry the colors for Nature Made Adult Gummies and Nature Made Kids ... FULL STORY »

2015 NSCS Driver Tony Stewart (Mobil 1) - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images
Tony Stewart – Been There, Done That, Got the Trophy
Posted 10.01.15
KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (Oct. 1, 2015) – Tony Stewart is no stranger to championship battles. In the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series alone, Stewart has won three driving titles – first in 2002 and then again in 2005 and 2011. And even though he’s out of the running to add a fourth ...FULL STORY »
2015 NSCS Driver Kevin Harvick (Budweiser) - Photo Credit: Chris Graythen/Getty Images
2015 NSCS AAA 400 Q&A with Kevin Harvick
Posted 10.01.15
An Interview with: KEVIN HARVICK MODERATOR:  Good morning, everyone, and welcome to today's teleconference.  We have beenjoined by our defending NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion, Kevin Harvick, driver of the No. 4 Budweiser Jimmy Johns Chevrolet for Stewart‑Haas Racing. Harvick has two wins and a series leading 18 Top 5's in 2015.  He ...FULL STORY »
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NASCAR Auto Club 400 Weekend Tickets On Sale: October 12
Posted 09.30.15
Auto Club 400 Race Weekend – March 18-20, 2016 FONTANA, Calif. - (Sept. 30, 2015) - Race fans get ready to purchase your tickets for NASCAR’S only stop in Southern California at Auto Club Speedway. Tickets go on sale on Monday, Oct. 12 and start as low as $39. Last year’s ...FULL STORY »
2015 NSCS Driver, Justin Allgaier (Fraternal Order of Eagles - FORE) - Photo Credit: Sarah Crabill/Getty Images
Justin Allgaier 2015 NSCS AAA 400 Race Preview
Posted 09.30.15
Justin Allgaier No. 51 Fraternal Order of Eagles Chevrolet Dover International Speedway AAA 400 | October 4, 2015 Diving Into Dover...This weekend's race at Dover International Speedway is the second and final race of the season at the "Monster Mile." Justin Allgaier has three NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) starts at the 1.0-mile concrete ...FULL STORY »
Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer Fara Palumbo and Live Fearless brand ambassador Mia Hamm helped nearly 250 breast cancer survivors and supporters kick off Breast Cancer Awareness Month and race month at Charlotte Motor Speedway by painting pit road wall pink on Wednesday. (CMS/HHP photo)
Breast Cancer Survivors Join Mia Hamm, NASCAR Drivers to Kick Off Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Race Month at Charlotte Motor Speedway
Posted 09.30.15
CONCORD, N.C. (Sept. 30, 2015) – More than 250 breast cancer survivors, families and friends joined global soccer star Mia Hamm, a bevy of NASCAR drivers and personalities and representatives from Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina to kick off National Breast Cancer Awareness Month and preview the upcoming ...FULL STORY »
In 2014 breast cancer survivors stand along with NASCAR drivers Ryan Newman and Austin Dillon after being treated to a special NASCAR experience prior to the fred’s 250 Powered by Coca-Cola NASCAR Camping World Truck Series event, complete with pink souvenir bags and hot laps in the pink Chevy SS pace car.
Talladega Superspeedway, Chevrolet Set To Look Pretty In Pink To Benefit The American Cancer Society
Posted 09.30.15
Pink Chevrolet SS Pace Car To Lead Field for Pivotal Chase Race – 500 TALLADEGA, AL – Fans coming to Talladega Superspeedway for the thrilling 500 on Sunday, Oct. 25, should not be surprised to see plenty of pink at the track, specifically the spiffy pink Chevrolet SS pace ...FULL STORY »
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Rock Band Everclear to Play Pre-Race Concert Before Quicken Loans 500
Posted 09.30.15
Tickets going fast to semifinal race in the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup PHOENIX – Fans coming to the Quicken Loans Race for Heroes 500 at Phoenix International Raceway will be in for a treat prior to the race on Sunday, Nov. 15. That morning, the popular rock-n-roll group Everclear ...FULL STORY »
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Turtles and Stingrays and Sharks, Oh My!
Posted 09.30.15
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (Sept. 30, 2015) – Sometimes in NASCAR competition drivers can feel like they’re being fed to the sharks, but today NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Kurt Busch visited Kansas City to literally feed the sharks at the Sea Life Aquarium and get ready for the Hollywood Casino ...FULL STORY »
Kevin Harvick, driver of the #4 Budweiser/Jimmy John's Chevrolet, prepares his equipment on the grid - Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images
Kevin Harvick – Wake Me Up When September Ends
Posted 09.30.15
KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (Sept. 30, 2015) – The punk-rock band Green Day released a song titled “Wake Me Up When September Ends” as part of its 2004 album titled, American Idiot. While the song was released in 2004, it may never be as timely or relevant as it is right now ...FULL STORY »

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