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Jul 17
Friday

Kurt Busch Leads Team Chevy in Qualifying at New Hampshire

Kurt Busch, driver of the #41 Haas Automation Chevrolet - Photo Credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images Five Chevy SS Drivers in top 12 LOUDON, N.H. – (July 17, 2015) – Kurt Busch turned a lap of 134.569 mph in his No. 41 Haas Automation Chevrolet SS at New Hampshire Motor Speedway to earn a sixth-place starting spot for Sunday’s 5-Hour Energy 301 NASCAR Sprint Cup race. In three rounds of knock-out-style qualifying on the track known as the ‘Magic Mile’, Busch was the quickest of five Team Chevy drivers who advanced to the third and final round. Jimmie Johnson qualified seventh in his No. 48 Lowe’s Chevrolet SS and his Hendrick Motorsports teammate Kasey Kahne qualified ninth in his No. 5 Great Clips Chevy SS. Jamie McMurray will start the race from the 11th position in his No. 1 McDonald’s/Cessna Chevy SS, ... FULL STORY »

Ford Performance 2015 NSCS 5-hour ENERGY 301 Post-Qualifying Recaps

Ford Performance Logo SAM HORNISH JR. – No. 9 Shaws/Smithfield Ford Fusion – “We thought that we made some pretty decent changes in between practice and qualifying that were gonna enable us to hopefully be able to transfer through.  You get out there ... FULL STORY »

2015 NSCS 5-hour ENERGY 301 Starting Lineup

Carl Edwards, driver of the #19 Sport Clips Toyota, stands on the grid during qualifying for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series 5-Hour Energy 301 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on July 17, 2015 in Loudon, New Hampshire. - Photo Credit: Nick Laham/Getty Images Carl Edwards, with a qualifying lap speed of 135.164 MPH, captured the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) pole Friday night for Sunday's 5-hour ENERGY 301 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway (NHMS). The was Edwards' first series pole and 10th top-10 start ... FULL STORY »

Greg Biffle’s big idea: Different aero packages at the same track

2015 NSCS Driver, Greg Biffle (Safety-Kleen) - Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images LOUDON, N.H. – Greg Biffle had a novel idea—one that is unlikely to be implemented, but interesting nevertheless. Given NASCAR’s willingness to refine its competition package in effort to enhance the quality of racing, though, nothing is totally out ... FULL STORY »

Kyle Busch: Getting Better All The Time

2015 NSCS Driver, Kyle Busch - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images For a race car driver, winning often is enough to take one’s mind off pain and discomfort, but even when he’s not visiting Victory Lane, Kyle Busch says the residual effects of the crash that sidelined him for 11 weeks ... FULL STORY »

No Place Like (Close To) Home For Joey Logano

2015 NSCS Driver, Joey Logano Speaks with Crew Member - Photo Credit: Maddie Meyer/Getty Images OK, it’s a stretch. The state of Massachusetts and roughly 180 highway miles separate Joey Logano’s house in Connecticut from New Hampshire Motor Speedway, but if the driver of the No. 22 Team Penske Ford thinks of the Magic Mile ... FULL STORY »

2015 NSCS 5-hour ENERGY 301 First Practice Session Speeds

Kyle Larson, driver of the #42 Target Chevrolet, stands in the garage area during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series 5-Hour Energy 301 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on July 17, 2015 in Loudon, New Hampshire. - Photo Credit: Jeff Curry/Getty Images Kyle Larson, with a lap speed of 133.708 MPH, was the quickest early Friday afternoon during the first NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) 5-hour ENERGY 301 practice session at New Hampshire Motor Speedway (NHMS). Last week's NSCS event winner, Kyle Busch, ... FULL STORY »



2015 NSCS Driver, Kyle Busch, on track in the No. 18 Interstate Batteries Toyota - Photo Credit: Chris Graythen/Getty Images
2015 NSCS 5-hour ENERGY 301 Q&A with Kyle Busch
Posted 07.17.15
KYLE BUSCH, No. 18 Interstate Batteries Toyota Camry, Joe Gibbs Racing How do you keep the momentum of your team going from the victory at Kentucky? “Certainly over the last few weeks we’ve done a decent job at being able to run up front, contend for wins and obviously that momentum is ...FULL STORY »
2015 NSCS Driver, Greg Biffle (Safety-Kleen) - Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images
2015 NSCS 5-hour ENERGY 301 Q&A with Greg Biffle
Posted 07.17.15
Greg Biffle, driver of the No. 16 Safety-Kleen Ford Fusion , has one career NASCAR Sprint Cup Series victory here at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.  He spoke to the media this morning about a variety of issues currently going on in the sport. GREG BIFFLE – No. 16 Safety-Kleen Ford ...FULL STORY »
Joey Logano, driver of the #22 Shell-Pennzoil Ford - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images
2015 NSCS 5-hour ENERGY 301 Q&A with Joey Logano
Posted 07.17.15
Joey Logano, driver of the No. 22 Shell/Pennzoil Ford Fusion, won the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race here at New Hampshire Motor Speedway in September.  He stopped by the infield media center to talk about returning to a place where he’s won twice in his career. JOEY LOGANO – No. 22 ...FULL STORY »
2015 NSCS Driver Josh Wise - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images
Josh Wise Lands Cup Ride For Brickyard
Posted 07.17.15
Josh Wise won’t have to sit idle long in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, as he has landed a ride for next Sunday’s Crown Royal presents the Jeff Kyle 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, CATCHFENCE.com has confirmed. Wise who left his full-time ride with Premium Motorsports earlier this week will ...FULL STORY »
Brad Keselowski, driver of the #2 Miller Lite Ford, prepares to drive during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series FedEx 400 Benefiting Autism Speaks at Dover International Speedway on May 30, 2014 in Dover, Delaware. - Photo Credit: Todd Warshaw/Getty Images
Team Penske tandem tries to build on 2014 New Hampshire reign
Posted 07.16.15
Team Penske shopmates Brad Keselowski and Joey Logano both participated in arguably the coolest victory celebration in all of NASCAR last season. Both drivers earned the right to stand at the podium and hoist a gargantuan lobster over their head after winning at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. Keselowski took the ...FULL STORY »
2015 NXS Driver Derek White - Getty Images for NASCAR
Derek White To Make NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Debut At New Hampshire
Posted 07.15.15
Set to Become First Native American to Compete in Sprint Cup Series MOORESVILLE, N.C. (July 15, 2015) – Derek White, a Mohawk residing in Kahnawake, just outside of Montreal, Canada, will make his NASCAR Sprint Cup Series debut at New Hampshire International Speedway this weekend in the No. 33 ...FULL STORY »
NSCS/Chip Ganassi Racing Drivers Jamie McMurray (McDonalds) abd Kyle Larson (Target) - Photo Credit: Jeff Curry/Getty Images
Jamie McMurray, Kyle Larson 2015 NSCS 5-hour ENERGY 301 Race Previews
Posted 07.15.15
Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates Advance Notes RACE SETUP Race: 5-hour Energy 301 – 301 laps/318.46 miles #5hrENERGY301 Track: New Hampshire Motor Speedway (1.058 mile oval) @NHMS Drivers: @jamiemcmurray, @KyleLarsonRacin Cars: No. 1 McDonald’s/Cessna Chevrolet SS, No. 42 Target Chevrolet SS Television: Sunday, July 19 NBCSN (1:30 p.m. ET) Social: @CGRnascar #TeamMcD #TeamTarget #TeamGanassi I BET YOU ...FULL STORY »
2015 NSCS Justin Allgaier (BRANDT) - Photo Credit: Grace Wyant Krenrich for Catchfence
Justin Allgaier 2015 NSCS 5-hour ENERGY 301 Race Preview
Posted 07.15.15
Justin Allgaier No. 51 BRANDT Professional Agriculture Chevrolet New Hampshire Motor Speedway 5-hour ENERGY 301 | July 19, 2015 Magic Mile...Justin Allgaier has completed two NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) races at New Hampshire Motor Speedway (NHMS). In this race last year, Allgaier was in the closing laps of the race ...FULL STORY »
2015 NSCS Driver Michael Annett (Pilot/Fling J) - Photo Credit; Lachian Cunningham/Getty Images
Michael Annett 2015 NSCS 5-hour ENERGY 301 Race Preview
Posted 07.15.15
Michael Annett No. 46 Pilot Flying J Chevrolet New Hampshire Motor Speedway 5-Hour Energy 301 | July 19, 2015 Bound for New England...Michael Annett and his No. 46 Pilot Flying J Chevrolet team begin the second half of the 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season this weekend, making the first of ...FULL STORY »


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