Articles tagged ‘NSCS’

Jun 23

1970’s Iconic Band Grand Funk Railroad to Perform Bojangles’ Southern 500 Pre-Race Concert Presented by Coca-Cola

Grand Funk Railroad Publicity Studio Photo Performers of No. 1 hits “We’re An American Band” and “The Loco-Motion” to open pre-race ceremonies at Darlington Raceway on Sunday, Sept. 6 DARLINGTON, SOUTH CAROLINA (June 23, 2015) – Fitting into its platform of celebrating the early 70’s during its Labor Day weekend events, Darlington Raceway will have 1970’s rock ‘n’ roll icon Grand Funk Railroad perform the Bojangles’ Southern 500 Pre-Race Concert Presented by Coca-Cola on September 6. Grand Funk Railroad, known for its No. 1 hits We’re An American Band and The Loco-Motion, is one of the top-selling rock bands of the 1970’s. Their 1973 album, We’re An American Band, topped out at No. 2 on the U.S. Billboard music charts. “What better way to celebrate the 1970’s and our ... FULL STORY »

Trevor Bayne 2015 NSCS Toyota/Save Mart 350 Race Preview

2015 NSCS Driver Trevor Bayne (AdvoCare) - Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images Trevor Bayne – Sonoma Advance Team: No. 6 AdvoCare Ford Fusion Crew Chief: Bob Osborne Twitter: @Tbayne6, @RFR6PR and @RoushFenway Sonoma Raceway – Sunday, June 28 at 3:00pm EST on FOX Sports 1 ADVANCE NOTES Bayne at Sonoma Bayne will make his first career NASCAR Sprint Cup ... FULL STORY »

Greg Biffle 2015 NSCS Toyota/Save Mart 350 Race Preview

2015 NSCS Driver Greg Biffle (ORTHO) - Photo Credit: Christian Petersen/Getty Images Greg Biffle – Sonoma Advance Team: No. 16 Ortho Ford Fusion Crew Chief: Matt Puccia; @mpuccia16 Twitter: @16RFRCup, @gbiffle ADVANCE NOTES Biffle at Sonoma        Biffle has 12 Sprint Cup career starts at Sonoma, earning two top-five and six top-10 finishes. Biffle has finished on ... FULL STORY »

Boris Said 2015 NSCS Toyota/Save Mart 350 Race Preview

2015 NSCS Driver, Boris Said (Go Green Racing) Boris Said No.32 Loss Prevention Group Ford Race Advance 27th annual Toyota/Save Mart 350 at Sonoma Raceway News and Notes: After a weekend off, the No.32 Go Green Racing team will head west to Wine Country for Sunday's Toyota/Save Mart 350 at the ... FULL STORY »

Jacob Companies to Sponsor Hornish in Sonoma

2015 NSCS Rendition of the No. 9 Jacob Companies Ford Fusion Hornish Looks for Solid Finish at First Road Course of Season Sam Hornish Jr. will have a new look on the No. 9 Ford at Sonoma Raceway this weekend. Richard Petty Motorsports (RPM) has signed new partner, Jacob Companies as the ... FULL STORY »

Almirola and No. 43 Nathan’s Famous Team Refreshed and Ready to Race into The Chase

NSCS Driver Aric Almirola (Nathan's) - Photo Credit: Jeff Curry/Getty Images Almirola to Open Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest on Sunday After a much appreciated off-weekend, Aric Almirola and the No. 43 Nathan's Famous Ford team are ready to tackle the first road course race of the season. The team will ... FULL STORY »

Kurt Busch Looking for Another Wine Country Win

NASCAR Driver Kurt Busch (Haas Automation) - Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevenasky/Getty Images KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (June 23, 2015) – This weekend, the drivers and teams of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series head to the West Coast for the fourth time in 2015. While many will view Sunday’s Save Mart 350k at Sonoma (Calif.) ... FULL STORY »

2015 NSCS Driver, Kyle Busch - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images
Kyle Busch – Road (Course) Advantage
Posted 06.23.15
HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. (June 23, 2015) – In most team sports, having home-field advantage can make a difference in the outcome of a game, and that typically occurs for at least half of each season in most sports. In NASCAR, however, while most competitors race at venues near their hometowns at ...FULL STORY »
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Goodyear Racing 2015 Sonoma Raceway NASCAR Tire Fast Facts
Posted 06.23.15
GOODYEAR TIRE NOTES NASCAR Sprint Cup Series -- Race No. 16 – Toyota / SaveMart 350 Sonoma Raceway (1.99-mile road course) – Sonoma, Calif. Fast Facts for June 26-28, 2015 Tire: Goodyear Eagle Road Course Radials Set limits: 4 sets for practice/qualifying and 5 sets for the race Tire Code: D-4638 (same on all four tire ...FULL STORY »
2015 NSCS Driver, Ryan Newman (WIX) - Photo Credit: Robert Reiners/Getty Images
Ryan Newman 2015 NSCS Toyota/Save Mart 350 Race Preview
Posted 06.23.15
Ryan Newman No. 31 WIX Filters Chevrolet SS Race Notes and Quotes: This Week's WIX Filters Chevrolet SS at Sonoma Raceway ... Ryan Newman will drive chassis No. 514 in the season's first road course event at Sonoma Raceway. The Sonoma 350 marks the first time this year the No. 31 team will ...FULL STORY »
NSCS Driver Paul Menard (Richmond/Menards) - Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images
Paul Menard 2015 NSCS Toyota/Save Mart 350 Race Preview
Posted 06.23.15
Paul Menard No. 27 Richmond / Menards Chevrolet SS Race Notes and Quotes: This Week's Richmond/Menards Chevrolet at Sonoma Raceway ... The Richard Childress Racing driver will pilot chassis No. 470 this weekend at Sonoma Raceway. This Chevrolet SS will be on track for the first time this season during first NASCAR Sprint ...FULL STORY »
NSCS Driver Austin Dillon (DOW) - Photo Credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images
Austin Dillon 2015 NSCS Toyota/Save Mart 350 Race Preview
Posted 06.23.15
Austin Dillon No. 3 Dow Chevrolet SS Race Notes and Quotes: This Week's Dow Chevrolet at Sonoma Raceway ... Austin Dillon will pilot Chassis No. 469 in the Sonoma 350 at Sonoma Raceway. Dillon has raced this Chevrolet SS on two previous occasions, finishing 16th at Watkins Glen International and 17th at Sonoma Raceway ...FULL STORY »
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Richard Childress Racing 2015 NSCS Toyota/Save Mart 350 Race Preview
Posted 06.23.15
Event: Sonoma 350 Date: Sunday, June 28, 2015                    Venue: Sonoma Raceway            Richard Childress Racing in Wine Country ... In 58 starts at the 10-turn stadium course, Richard Childress Racing owns two wins, with Dale Earnhardt in 1995 and Robby Gordon ...FULL STORY »
2015 NSCS Driver Ricky Stenhouse Jr., on track in the No. 17 Fastenal Ford Fusion - Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images
Ricky Stenhouse Jr 2015 NSCS Toyota/Save Mart 350 Race Preview
Posted 06.23.15
Ricky Stenhouse Jr. – Sonoma Advance Team: No. 17 Fastenal Ford Fusion Crew Chief: Nick Sandler Twitter: @PR17RFR, @stenhousejr, @FastenalRacing, and @roushfenway ADVANCE NOTES Stenhouse Jr. at Sonoma Raceway Stenhouse Jr. has two NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) starts at Sonoma Raceway with an average starting position of 30.5 and average finishing position of 29.0. Last year, ...FULL STORY »
2015 NSCS Driver, Martin Truex in car closeup - Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevenasky/Getty Images
Another Challenge Awaits Truex Jr.’s Successful Season
Posted 06.23.15
DENVER, Colo. (June 23, 2015) -- The statistics and performances bear out that Martin Truex Jr. has been competitive at all shapes and sizes of racetracks during the first 15 races of the current NASCAR Sprint Cup season. Truex’s successful start includes one win, five top-fives, 14 top-10s and a second-place ranking ...FULL STORY »
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I-Cash to Sponsor Pole Qualifying at Chicagoland Speedway
Posted 06.22.15
Sprint Cup Qualifying Will Take Place on Friday, Sept. 18 Joliet, Ill. – June 22, 2015 – Chicagoland Speedway today announced the Illinois Treasurer’s I-Cash program as the title sponsor for Sprint Cup qualifying on Friday, Sept. 18. I-Cash Pole Qualifying features a series of three knockout rounds of qualifying with ...FULL STORY »

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