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Feb 20
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2015 NSCS Daytona 500 Seventh Practice Session Speeds

The #88 Nationwide Chevrolet, driven by Dale Earnhardt Jr., is pushed through the garage area during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series 57th Annual Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway on February 20, 2015 in Daytona Beach, Florida. - Photo Credit: Robert Laberge/Getty Images Dale Earnhardt Jr., with a lap speed of 194.405 MPH, was the fastest Friday afternoon during the seventh NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) practice session at Daytona International Speedway for Sunday's Daytona 500. Earnhardt's fellow Hendrick Motorsports teammates, Kasey Kahne (193.528 MPH) and Jimmie Johnson (193.096 MPH) were second and third fastest repectively, and they were followed by Danica Patrick (192.810) who was fourth and Ryan Blaney (192.781) was fifth. Rounding out the top-10 fastest drivers in the practice were Kyle Busch (192.431 MPH) who was sixth, Greg Biffle (192.369) seventh, Jamie McMurray (192.029) eighth, Carl Edwards (191.885) ninth and Austin Dillon (191.853) posting the 10th fastest lap speed. The final ("Happy Hour") Daytona 500 practice session is scheduled for Saturday morning from 10:00 ... FULL STORY »

2015 NXS Alert Today Florida 300 First Practice Session Speeds

2015 NXS Driver Kyle Busch (Monster Energy) - Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images Friday afternoon at Daytona International Speedway, the NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) held their first practice session of the 2015 season, and it was Kyle Busch - with a lap speed of 191.681 MPH - at the top of the speed chart ... FULL STORY »

2015 NSCS Daytona 500 Sixth Practice Session Speeds

Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 Drive To End Hunger Chevrolet, drives through the garage area during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series 57th Annual Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway on February 20, 2015 in Daytona Beach, Florida. - Photo Credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) pole-sitter, Jeff Gordon, with a lap speed of 193.079 MPH, on Friday led the field of 14 drivers during the sixth Daytona 500 practice session at Daytona International Speedway. Michael Waltrip was second quickest in the ... FULL STORY »

“Two for $88” Dale Jr. Ticket Package is back for Talladega Superspeedway’s GEICO 500, May 3

Talladega Superspeedway 2 for $88 Dale Jr Package TALLADEGA, AL – Talladega Superspeedway’s “Two for $88” ticket package, named for NASCAR’s most popular driver and a Talladega favorite - Dale Earnhardt, Jr. - is back for the May 3 GEICO 500. Earnhardt, Jr., a five-time winner at NASCAR’s Most ... FULL STORY »

With Win In Duel, Dale Jr. Moves Closer To Earning Refund For Chicagoland Fans

Chicagoland Speedway Logo Purchase Sprint Cup Tickets Between Today And The DAYTONA 500 To Earn Your Money Back If Dale Jr. Wins The Great American Race Joliet, Ill. — Feb. 20, 2015 — Only three days remain to take advantage of Chicagoland Speedway’s unprecedented ... FULL STORY »

Dr Pepper to Partner with BK Racing for 2015

2015 NSCS Driver JJ Yeley (Dr Pepper) - Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/Getty Imagee CHARLOTTE, NC (February 20, 2015) - Dr Pepper partners with BK Racing as the primary sponsor on the No. 23 Toyota of JJ Yeley for the 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season. The one of a kind soft drink, whose involvement with BK ... FULL STORY »

Justin Allgaier 2015 NSCS Daytona 500 Race Preview

2015 NSCS Driver Justin (Allgaier BRANDT) - Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images Justin Allgaier No. 51 BRANDT Professional Agriculture Chevrolet Daytona International Speedway Daytona 500 | February 22, 2014 New Year, New Season...Justin Allgaier peeled off the yellow rookie stripe from the back bumper of his No. 51 BRANDT Professional Agriculture Chevrolet at ... FULL STORY »



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NASCAR Puts Youth on the Fast Track to Learn and Have Fun With NASCAR Acceleration Nation™
Posted 02.20.15
Kids Can Play Games and Learn Math and Science the NASCAR Way Through the Sport’s First National Youth Initiative DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Feb. 20, 2015) – The school of NASCAR® is officially in session. NASCAR today announced the launch of NASCAR Acceleration Nation, the sport’s first-ever national learning and entertainment platform created ...FULL STORY »
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Dale Earnhardt Jr., Jimmie Johnson Win Budweiser Duel At Daytona Races; Field Set for DAYTONA 500
Posted 02.20.15
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – The Budweiser Duel At Daytona races Thursday night at Daytona International Speedway were separate events won in equally dominating fashion by Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Jimmie Johnson. The Budweiser Duel, consisting of two 150-mile (60 laps) qualifying races, established positions 3-32 for the 57th annual DAYTONA 500 ...FULL STORY »
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2015 NSCS Daytona 500 Starting Lineup
Posted 02.20.15
Now that the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) Budweiser Duel qualifying races have concluded, the starting lineup for the 57th annual Daytona 500 is set, and the teams will now focus their attention preparing their cars for the 200-lap event. Jeff Gordon and Jimmie Johnson had already secured the pole and ...FULL STORY »
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Team Chevy 2015 NSCS Budweiser Duel 2 Post-Race Recaps
Posted 02.19.15
ALEX BOWMAN, NO. 7 TOY STATE/NIKKO RC CHEVROLET SS – Involved in a multi-car accident on lap 36 ANY IDEA WHERE THIS PUTS YOU FOR TRYING TO MAKE THE (DAYTONA) 500?
“I have no idea.  I’m just really thankful for Nikko RC and Toy State and everybody at TBR (Tommy Baldwin Racing) ...FULL STORY »
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Toyota Racing 2015 NSCS Budweiser Duel 2 Post-Race Recaps
Posted 02.19.15
KYLE BUSCH, No. 18 M&M's Crispy Toyota Camry, Joe Gibbs Racing Duel 2 Finishing Position:  2nd How was the race? "I thought our race was pretty good. I wish we would have won obviously – just one short. We were a restart off. I didn't get the best of jumps there, Jimmie (Johnson) ...FULL STORY »
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Ford Racing 2015 NSCS Budweiser Duel 2 Post-Race Recaps
Posted 02.19.15
GREG BIFFLE – No. 16 Ortho Ford Fusion – “I felt good about my chances right there. I was so confident coming to take the green that I was gonna have a chance at winning that thing or be dicing it out with those guys. I was gonna make a ...FULL STORY »
Jimmie Johnson, driver of the #48 Lowe's Chevrolet, celebrates in victory lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Budweiser Duel 2 at Daytona International Speedway on February 19, 2015 in Daytona Beach, Florida. - Photo Credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images
2015 NSCS Budweiser Duel 2 Race Results
Posted 02.19.15
Six-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) champion, Jimmie Johnson, captured the win in Thursday's second Budweiser Duel qualifying race at Daytona International Speedway after leading 40 of the 64-laps that were run, and under a green-white-checkered (flags) finish. Following Johnson to the drop of the checkered flag were Joe Gibbs Racing teammates, ...FULL STORY »
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Team Chevy 2015 NSCS Budweiser Duel 1 Post-Race Recaps
Posted 02.19.15
CASEY MEARS, NO. 13 GEICO CHEVROLET SS – SIDELINED WITH ENGINE FAILURE CAN YOU SUM UP YOUR FEELINGS RIGHT NOW? “No. There are so many things that are so cool about this race track yet there are so many things that are out of your control. When we have something like this ...FULL STORY »
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Toyota Racing 2015 NSCS Budweiser Duel 1 Post-Race Recaps
Posted 02.19.15
CLINT BOWYER, No. 15 5-hour ENERGY Toyota Camry, Michael Waltrip Racing Duel 1 Finishing Position:  5th How do you feel about the Daytona 500 following the Duels? "I feel a whole lot better. Finally, something a little bit gratifying for the week. It sucks to have a little bit of adversity, but sometimes ...FULL STORY »


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