Articles tagged ‘NASCAR’

Jun 11

Kick Off Your Summer With RIR NASCAR Style

Richmond International Raceway Logo NASCAR rolls onto America's Premier Short Track on June 17th School's out. Summer's in. But before you grab your towel and hit the pool, come kick the season off with us, NASCAR style. The nation's fastest sport is racing into Richmond on Wednesday, June 17th, and some of NASCAR's biggest names will be taking to America's Premier Short Track to prepare for the Last Race to Make the Chase, the Federated Auto Parts 400 in September. Check out the full cast of characters below, and be sure to come out to cheer on your favorite driver*! Jeff Gordon, driver of the No. 24 Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet Carl Edwards, driver of the No. 19 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota Joey Logano, driver of the No. 22 Penske ... FULL STORY »

NASCAR Hall of Fame Launches Insider Look at the Cars of NASCAR’s Stars

NASCAR Hall of Fame Logo "From the Garage" Exhibit Launches Alongside Revamp of Heritage Speedway on June 17 CHARLOTTE, N.C. (June 11, 2015) – Just in time for summer vacation, the NASCAR Hall of Fame has hundreds of new high octane reasons to visit. Beginning June ... FULL STORY »

Three Congressional Medal of Honor Recipients to be Honored During Coke Zero 400 Weekend Powered By Coca-Cola

Daytona International Speedway Logo DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – During the upcoming Coke Zero 400 Weekend Powered By Coca-Cola on July 3-5, Daytona International Speedway will salute three Congressional Medal of Honor recipients. The Congressional Medal of Honor recipients, one from the Vietnam War and two ... FULL STORY »

Watkins Glen International introduces “Full Throttle” experience

Watkins Glen International Logo WATKINS GLEN, NY (June 11, 2015) – Watkins Glen International is thrilled to announce the addition of “Full Throttle at The Glen”, a new VIP all-access experience available for the August 6-9 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Cheez-It™ 355 weekend. This exclusive ... FULL STORY »

Tony Stewart – Go Fish

2015 NSCS Driver Tony Stewart - Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (June 10, 2015) – Go Fish. It’s a classic childhood card game requiring its participants to collect as many piles of cards as possible to determine a winner. Tony Stewart, driver of the No. 14 Bass Pro Shops/Mobil 1 ... FULL STORY »

Denny Hamlin 2015 NSCS Quicken Loans 400 Race Preview

2015 NSCS Driver Denny Hamlin on track at Daytona International Speedway in the No. 11 FedEx Express Toyota Camry - Photo Credit: Chris Graythen/Getty Images Denny Hamlin #11 FedEx Express Toyota Joe Gibbs Racing Race Info: Race: Quicken Loans 400 Date/Time: June 14/1 p.m. ET Distance: 200 laps/400 miles Track Length: 2 miles Track Shape: Oval Banking: 18 degrees 2014 Winner: Jimmie Johnson Express Notes: Pocono Recap: Denny Hamlin finished 10th in Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series ... FULL STORY »

Jamie McMurray, Kyle Larson 2015 Quicken Loans 400 Race Previews

Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates Logo Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates Advance Notes RACE SETUP Race: Quicken Loans 400 – 200 laps (400 Miles) #QL400 Track: Michigan International Speedway (2-mile D-shaped oval) @MISpeedway Drivers: @jamiemcmurray, @KyleLarsonRacin Cars: No. 1 McDonald’s Chevrolet SS, No. 42 Target Chevrolet SS Television: Sunday, June 14 ... FULL STORY »

FOX NASCAR at Michigan International Speedway & Gateway Motorsports Park Quotes & Programming Schedule
Posted 06.10.15
Danica Patrick in the FOX Sports 1 Booth for Saturday’s NASCAR XFINITY SERIES Race; Chad Knaus, Patrick and Larry McReynolds Discuss the Weekend Ahead Knaus on the No. 78 Team:  “Watching the way that team operates, watching that group of young men work on that race car really reminds me of the 48 ...FULL STORY »
NSCS Driver Justin Allgaier (HScott Motorsports) - Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images
Justin Allgaier 2015 NSCS Quicken Loans 400 Race Preview
Posted 06.10.15
Justin Allgaier No. 51 Switch Hitch Chevrolet Michigan International Speedway Quicken Loans 400 | June 14, 2015 Irish Hills...Justin Allgaier and the No. 51 Switch Hitch team stop at Michigan International Speedway (MIS) this weekend. Allgaier has two NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) starts at the 2.0-mile track. Allgaier finished 16th in last year's ...FULL STORY »
2015 NSCS Driver Michael Annett (Pilot/Flying J) - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images
Michael Annett 2015 NSCS Quicken Loans 400 Race Preview
Posted 06.10.15
Michael Annett No. 46 Pilot Flying J Chevrolet Michigan International Speedway Quicken Loans 400 | June 14, 2015 Michigan Brings a Welcome Track Type...The colors of Pilot Flying J return to the No. 46 Chevrolet this weekend as Michael Annett takes to the oval of Michigan International Speedway. The two-mile, non-restrictor ...FULL STORY »
2015 NSCS Driver Clint Bowyer (Cherry 5-hour ENERGY/Special Operations Warrior Foundation - SOWF) - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images
Clint Bowyer On a Mission
Posted 06.10.15
CORNELIUS, N.C. —  The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series travels to Michigan International Speedway this weekend where speeds routinely top 200 miles per hour at the 2-mile, D-shaped track. It’s a place where Clint Bowyer has run well lately, finishing in the top 10 in the last eight races. He will look ...FULL STORY »
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Goody’s and Martinsville Speedway Extend Long-Standing Relationship
Posted 06.10.15
MARTINSVILLE, Va. (June 10, 2015) – Dale Earnhardt Jr. understands the significance of the long-term relationship between Martinsville Speedway and Goody’s® and was excited when he found out the two had renewed their partnership for the Goody’s®Headache Relief Shot® 500. “The great thing about the Martinsville-Goody’s relationship is that it goes ...FULL STORY »
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Goodyear Racing 2015 Michigan & Gateway NASCAR (June) Tire Fast Facts
Posted 06.10.15
GOODYEAR TIRE NOTES NASCAR Xfinity Series – Race No. 13 – Great Clips 250 Benefiting Paralyzed Veterans of America Michigan International Speedway (2.0-mile oval) – Brooklyn, Mich. Fast Facts for June 12-13, 2015 Tire: Goodyear Eagle Speedway Radials Set limits: Xfinity: 7 sets for the event Tire Codes: Left-side -- D-4604; Right-side -- D-4630 Tire Circumference: Left-side ...FULL STORY »
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Toyota NASCAR Tidbits – June 8 – 14, 2015
Posted 06.10.15
KYLE’S COMEBACK CONTINUES: Camry driver Kyle Busch returns to the NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) this weekend at the two-mile Michigan International Speedway (MIS). Busch, who was injured in the season-opening NXS race at Daytona International Speedway, made his return to the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) four weeks ago at ...FULL STORY »
2015 NSCS Driver Martin Truex Jr (Furniture Row) - Photo Credit: Steeter Lecka/Getty Images
New Car Brings More Excitement for Truex Jr.
Posted 06.10.15
DENVER, Colo. (June 10, 2015) – There are a number of reasons why Martin Truex Jr. can’t wait to strap himself in his No. 78 Furniture Row/Denver Mattress Chevrolet for Sunday’s Quicken Loans 400 at Michigan International Speedway. First and foremost, he will be driving a new car that was assembled ...FULL STORY »
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Front Row Motorsports 2015 NSCS Quicken Loans 400 Race Previews
Posted 06.10.15
Brett Moffitt | No. 34 Dockside Logistics Ford "Michigan is definitely fast and it's smooth. But it's very aero-dependent. So, if you get behind a few cars, you can really struggle for grip. Clean air is just such a benefit. You can maximize all the speed that you can. "I ran the ...FULL STORY »

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