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Aug 30
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Jones cruises to victory in Canada, takes NCWTS points lead

Erik Jones, driver of the #4 Toyota Toyota, celebrates in victory lane after winning during the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Chevrolet Silverado 250 at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park on August 30, 2015 in Bowmanville, Ontario, Canada. - Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images BOWMANVILLE, Ontario - Two weeks ago in the NASCAR XFINITY Series race at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, Alex Tagliani got turned out of the lead by Regan Smith and lost his shot at a win. Today in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Chevrolet Silverado 250 at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, Tagliani had a chance to be the one doing the turning. Heading into Turn 5B on the final lap, Tagliani says he was in a position to push Erik Jones aside and claim victory for himself. But he didn’t. Instead, Tagliani held back as Jones cruised to his second win of the season and vaulted to the top of the NCWTS point standings. “If I would have stayed where I was he ... FULL STORY »

2015 NCWTS Chevrolet Silverado 250 Race Results & Point Standings

2015 NCWTS Driver, Erik Jones - Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) Rookie of the Year (ROTY) contender, Erik Jones, on Sunday at the Canadian Tire Motorsport Park (Mosport), became the series new points leader by winning the Chevrolet Silverado 250. Jones, who leaves Mosport with a 3-point ... FULL STORY »

Wisconsin native Paul Menard wins in nail-biting Road America finish

Paul Menard, driver of the #33 Richmond/Menards Chevrolet, celebrates with the trophy after taking first in the Xfinity Series Road America 180 Fired Up by Johnsonville on at Road America on August 29, 2015 in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin. - Photo Credit: Jonathan Moore/Getty Images ELKHART LAKE, Wis. – The decision to compete in Saturday afternoon’s NASCAR XFINITY Series sixth annual Road America 180 Fired Up by Johnsonville at Road America (Wis.) paid off in a huge way for Paul Menard who scored his third ... FULL STORY »

2015 NCWTS Chevrolet Silverado 250 Starting Lineup

Alex Tagliani, driver of the #29 Cooper Standard Ford, sits in his truck at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park on August 29, 2015 in Bowmanville, Ontario, Canada. - Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images During qualifying in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) at the Canadian Tire Motorsport Park (Mosport) on Saturday, it was road course specialist, Alex "Tags" Tagliani - setting a new series qualifying track record speed of 110.539 mph - and capturing the pole ... FULL STORY »

2015 NXS Road America 180 Race Results & Point Standings

Paul Menard, driver of the #33 Richmond/Menards Chevrolet, sits in his car before the Xfinity Series Road America 180 presented by Johnsonville in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin. - Photo Credit: Jonathan Moore/Getty Images After a four-lap dash to the finish in Saturday's NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) Road America 180, it was Paul Menard holding off Ryan Blaney - by 0.572 seconds - to win on the final road course of the season for ... FULL STORY »

2015 NCWTS Chevrolet Silverado 250 Final Practice Session Speeds

2015 NCWTS Driver, Erik Jones - Photo Credit: Tim Bradbury / Getty Images Early Saturday afternoon at the Canadian Tire Motorsport Park (Mosport) in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS), it was series Rookie of the Year (ROTY) candidate, Erik Jones - with a lap speed of 110.436 mph - at the ... FULL STORY »

2015 NXS Road America 180 Starting Lineup

Ben Rhodes, driver of the #88 Alpha Energy Solutions Chevrolet, on track during practice for the Xfinity Series Road America 180 presented by Johnsonville on August 28, 2015 in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin. - Photo Credit: Jonathan Moore/Getty Images Rain at the Road America Motor Club on Saturday forced the cancellation of NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) qualifying for today's Road America 180, and the starting lineup will be based upon the NASCAR rule book - first practice session speeds ... FULL STORY »



NASCAR Driver. Alex Tagliani - Photo Credit: Sarah Glenn/Getty Images
2015 NCWTS Chevrolet Silverado 250 First Practice Session Speeds
Posted 08.29.15
Saturday morning at the Canadian Tire Motorsports Park (Mosport), the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) conducted their first practice session for Sunday's Chevrolet Silverado 250. And, at it's conclusion and at the top of the scoring pylon was Alex "Tags" Tagliani, posting the fastest lap speed of 109.853 mph. Series Rookie of the ...FULL STORY »
2015 NXS Driver, Paul Menard, on track in the No. 33 Richmond/Menards Chevrolet Camaro - Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images
2015 NXS Road America 180 Final Practice Session Speeds
Posted 08.28.15
Paul Menard, with a lap speed of 108.202 mph, showed the fastest way around the Road America Motor Club on Friday during the final NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) Road America 180 practice session. Road course specialist, Boris Said, was second fastest with a lap speed of 108.044 mph, and he was ...FULL STORY »
2015 NXS Driver, Ben Rhodes, on track in the No. 88 Alpha Energy Solutions Chevrolet Camaro - Photo Credit: Matt Sullivan/Getty Images
2015 NXS Road America 180 First Practice Session Speeds
Posted 08.28.15
Friday afternoon from Road America Motor Club (Elkhart Lake, WI), NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) driver, Ben Rhodes, with a lap speed of 108.500 mph, was the quickest during the first Road America 180 practice session. Defending series champion, Chase Elliott, was second quickest in the session with a lap speed of 108.133 mph, ...FULL STORY »
2015 NSCS No. 4 Budweiser / Jimmy John's Darlington Throwback Paint Scheme
Kevin Harvick – The Original Can of Budweiser
Posted 08.28.15
KANNAPOLIS, North Carolina (Aug. 28, 2015) – Kevin Harvick, driver of the No. 4 Budweiser/Jimmy John’s Chevrolet SS for Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR), is helping turn back the clock with a special commemorative Budweiser paint scheme for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Southern 500 at Darlington (S.C.) Raceway as part of ...FULL STORY »
2015 NSCS Driver, Jeffrey Earnhardt (Corvetteparts.net) - Go Green Racing
Jeffrey Earnhardt to make Sprint Cup Series debut at Richmond
Posted 08.27.15
Go Green Racing (GGR) is pleased to announce that Jeffrey Earnhardt will make his NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) debut with GGR in the No.32 Ford Fusion at Richmond International Speedway during the Federated Auto Parts 400 on September 12, 2015. This will mark the return of two Earnhardt's competing ...FULL STORY »
2015 NSCS Chase Fest (Chicago)
NASCAR® Chase Fest™ Sponsored By Toyota To Celebrate The Beginning of Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup™ in Chicago
Posted 08.27.15
Fan Fest Will Feature All 16 Challengers, Concert By 3 Doors Down and More DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (August 27, 2015) – Chicago will once again host the start of the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup with one of the biggest NASCAR® themed parties of the season, NASCAR Chase Fest™ sponsored ...FULL STORY »
Stewart-Haas Racing Logo
Stewart-Haas Racing Extends Partnership with Atlas Copco North America
Posted 08.27.15
Company Serves as Team’s Official Compressed Air Supplier and Technical Partner KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (Aug. 27, 2015) – Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR), the title-winning NASCAR Sprint Cup Series team co-owned by three-time Sprint Cup champion Tony Stewart and Gene Haas, founder of Haas Automation – the largest CNC machine tool builder in North ...FULL STORY »
2015 NSCS No. 43 STP Darlington Throwback Ford Fusion Paint Scheme
Almirola and STP Throwback to 1972 at Darlington Raceway
Posted 08.27.15
"Petty Blue" and Day-Glo Red Ford will Compete in Bojangles Southern 500 MOORESVILLE, N.C. (August 27, 2015) - A throwback conversation wouldn't be complete without the iconic No. 43 STP Ford and neither would the throwback The Tradition Returns weekend at Darlington Raceway. Joining in on the retro paint schemes, Aric ...FULL STORY »
Never Give Up Wristband
Sherry Pollex, Truex Jr. Design Fundraising Wristband for Ovarian Cancer
Posted 08.26.15
Designed by Sherry Pollex, Martin Truex Jr. on Sale as Fundraiser for Ovarian Cancer Research and Awareness MOORESVILLE, N.C. (Aug. 26, 2015) -- During a post-race interview following his June 7 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series victory at Pocono (Pa.) Raceway, Martin Truex Jr. was asked by a member of the media how he was ...FULL STORY »


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