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Aug 18
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Fans Can See Earnhardt Up Close, On Track With Special Offer

2014 NSCS Driver Dale Earnhardt Jr - Photo Credit: Chris Trotman/Getty Images MARTINSVILLE, Va. (Aug. 18, 2014) – Race fans will have the opportunity to see Dale Earnhardt Jr. up close and then cheer him on from great seats on the front stretch with the Dale Jr. Offer for the Goody’s® Headache Relief Shot® 500 at Martinsville Speedway. For $88, fans will have access to a scheduled question and answer session with Earnhardt on the track and a seat in the Blue Ridge Tower for the October 26 race. The Q & A session with Earnhardt is scheduled for 11 a.m. on race day in the Turn 3 area of the track. “We’re excited about this opportunity for our fans. We believe it is a unique setting … on the track where the drivers ... FULL STORY »

Motorsports This Week on ESPN and ABC

ESPN on ABC NASCAR Sprint Cup, Nationwide Series in Prime Time at Bristol The NASCAR Sprint Cup and Nationwide Series will compete under the lights in prime time at Bristol (TN) Motor Speedway Aug. 22-23 and both races will be televised live. The NASCAR ... FULL STORY »

2014 Bristol Motor Speedway NASCAR August Weekend Track Event Schedule

IRWIN Tools Night Race Logo BRISTOL MOTOR SPEEDWAY 2014 NASCAR SPRINT CUP SERIES NASCAR NATIONWIDE SERIES NASCAR CAMPING WORLD TRUCK SERIES NASCAR WHELEN MODIFIED TOUR NASCAR WHELEN SOUTHERN MODIFIED TOUR EVENT SCHEDULE Tuesday, August 19TH 10:00 AM ... FULL STORY »

Chevrolet Victorious at Michigan as Gordon Scores Third Win of 2014

Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 Axalta Chevrolet, takes the checkered flag to win the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway on August 17, 2014 in Brooklyn, Michigan. - Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images Team Chevy Takes Four of Top Five Finishing Positions BROOKLYN, Mich. – (August 17, 2014) – Jeff Gordon made the right move when it counted on the final restart of the Pure Michigan 400 to score his third NASCAR Sprint Cup Series ... FULL STORY »

Jeff Gordon wins the Pure Michigan 400 from the pole

Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 Axalta Chevrolet, celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway on August 17, 2014 in Brooklyn, Michigan. - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images BROOKLYN, Mich. (Aug. 17, 2014) – Jeff Gordon had a restart to remember as the lap wound down in the Pure Michigan 400 on Sunday. He used that momentum to record his third victory of the season, and his third win ... FULL STORY »

Toyota Racing 2014 NSCS Pure Michigan 400 Post-Race Recaps

Toyota Racing Logo  Clint Bowyer (sixth) and Denny Hamlin (seventh) registered top-10 finishes in Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) race at Michigan International Speedway.  Jeff Gordon was the race-winner. Brian Vickers (19th) also recorded a top-20 result at the 1.5-mile track. Camry driver Matt Kenseth is ... FULL STORY »

Team Chevy 2014 NSCS Pure Michigan 400 Post-Race Recaps

Team Chevy Logo JEFF GORDON, NO. 24 AXALTA CHEVROLET SS – RACE WINNER IT’S BEEN 13 YEARS SINCE YOU’VE BEEN TO VICTORY LANE HERE AT MICHIGAN. YOU HAD TO K WHERE IT WAS. ON THE RESTARTS: “It wasn’t easy. It’s never easy to win at ... FULL STORY »



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Ford Racing 2014 NSCS Pure Michigan 400 Post-Race Recaps
Posted 08.17.14
JOEY LOGANO, No. 22 Shell Pennzoil Ford Fusion – FINISHED 3rd WHAT HAPPENED ON THE RESTARTS? “I had a bunch of good ones. The last one wasn’t the greatest. I got through the gear box good and had the 24 cleared and I should have pulled down in front of him and ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Jeff Gordon crosses the start/finish line at Michigan International Speedway in the No. 24 Axalta Chevrolet SS - Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images
2014 NSCS Pure Michigan 400 Race Results & Point Standings
Posted 08.17.14
From the pole to victory lane, Jeff Gordon retakes the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) points lead with his win Sunday in the Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway. This was Gordon's third series win of the 2014 season, his ninety-first series career win and his third series win at ...FULL STORY »
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Michigan International Speedway Continues on Track to a Greener Michigan, Powered by Consumers Energy
Posted 08.17.14
Will Match 100 Percent of Electricity with Renewable Energy BROOKLYN, Mich., Aug. 17, 2014 – Michigan International Speedway is waving the green flag this weekend, making a commitment with the help of Consumers Energy to match 100 percent of its electricity use with renewable energy. Officials from the racetrack, host to Sunday’s Pure Michigan 400, and from ...FULL STORY »
Johnny Sauter, driver of the #98 Nextant/Curb Toyota, celebrates with his team after winning the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Careers For Veterans 200 at Michigan International Speedway on August 16, 2014 in Brooklyn, Michigan. - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images
2014 NCWTS Careers for Veterans 200 Race Results & Point Standings
Posted 08.16.14
Johnny Sauter held off his fellow ThorSport Racing teammate, Matt Crafton (by 0.433 seconds) Saturday afternoon to win the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) Careers for Veterans 200 at Michigan International Speedway. And with his vitory, Sauter leaves Michigan as the new series points leader, with a 9-point lead ...FULL STORY »
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Update on Ryan Truex
Posted 08.16.14
Ryan Truex, driver of the No.83 Burger King / Dr Pepper Toyota Camry was involved in a single-car crash during practice at the Michigan International Speedway on Saturday. Truex was transported to a local hospital where he underwent CT scans of his head, neck, chest and abdomen, which were all ...FULL STORY »
Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 Axalta Chevrolet, stands in the garage during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series GoBowling.com 400 at Pocono Raceway on August 1, 2014 in Long Pond, Pennsylvania. - Photo Credit: Sarah Glenn/Getty Images
2014 NSCS Pure Michigan 400 Final Practice Session Speeds
Posted 08.16.14
During the final NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) practice session for Sunday's Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway, it was Jeff Gordon - with a lap speed of 200.156mph - showing the quickest way around the track. Series Rookie of the Year (ROTY) contender, Kyle Larson, was second quickest with ...FULL STORY »
Ryan Blaney, driver of the #29 Cooper Standard Careers for Vets Ford, poses with the pole award after qualifying for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Careers For Veterans 200 at Michigan International Speedway on August 16, 2014 in Brooklyn, Michigan. - Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images
2014 NCWTS Careers for Veterans 200 Starting Lineup
Posted 08.16.14
In the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) late Saturday morning at Michigan International Speedway, Ryan Blaney was the only driver to go out in the final round of qualifying. Therefore, Blaney will sit on the the pole with his speed of 173.153mph, for this afternoon's Careers for Veterans 200. This was Blaney's ...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 »
Kevin Harvick, driver of the #4 Jimmy John's Chevrolet, practices for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn, Michigan. - Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images
2014 NSCS Pure Michigan 400 Second Practice Session Speeds
Posted 08.16.14
The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) teams were up early Saturday morning for their second Pure Michigan 400 practice session at Michigan International Speedway, and with a lap speed of 203.183mph, it was Kevin Harvick posting the fastest lap during the session. Second fastest with a lap speed of 203.109mph, was ...FULL STORY »


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