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Apr 21
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Chase Elliott 2015 NSCS Toyota Owners 400 Race Preview

2015 NSCS Driver, Chase Elliott (NAPA) - Photo Credit: Matt Sullivan/Getty Images No. 25 NAPA AUTO PARTS Chevrolet SS / Chase Elliott Driver: Chase Elliott Hometown: Dawsonville, Georgia Age: 19 Resides: Dawsonville, Georgia ROUND NO. 2: Chase Elliott, at the age of 19 years old, will make his second career NASCAR Sprint Cup Series start this Saturday night at Richmond International Raceway in the Hendrick Motorsports No. 25 NAPA AUTO PARTS Chevrolet SS. Just as Elliott accomplished during his Cup debut at Martinsville Speedway on Sunday, March 29, he will need to qualify his Chevy SS in order to make Saturday’s 43-car field. It will mark Elliott’s first NASCAR companion weekend, as he will float between garages this Friday to practice and qualify his NAPA Chevrolets. TRIPLE-HEADER AGENDA: Elliott will kick things off Thursday, April 23, during the ... FULL STORY »

Jeff Gordon 2015 NSCS Toyota Owners 400 Race Preview

2015 NSCS Driver, Jeff Gordon, in the Garage with Crew Chief Alan Gustafson (AARP Drive to End Hunger) - Photo Credit: Christian Petersen/Getty Images No. 24 Drive to End Hunger Chevrolet SS / Jeff Gordon Driver: Jeff Gordon Hometown: Pittsboro, Indiana Age: 43 Resides: Charlotte, North Carolina 2015 Season 9th in standings 8 starts 0 wins 2 pole positions 1 top-five finish 5 top-10 finishes 114 laps led Career 769 starts 92 wins 79 pole positions 321 top-five finishes 459 top-10 finishes 24,778 ... FULL STORY »

Kasey Kahne 2015 NSCS Toyota Owners 400 Race Preview

2015 NSCS Driver, Kasey Kahne, on track in the No. 5 Great Clips Chevrolet SS - Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images No. 5 Great Clips Chevrolet SS / Kasey Kahne Driver: Kasey Kahne Hometown: Enumclaw, Washington Age: 35 Resides: Mooresville, North Carolina 2015 Season 7th in standings 8 starts 0 wins 0 pole positions 1 top-five finish 3 top-10 finishes 35 laps led Career 404 starts 17 wins 26 pole positions 84 top-five finishes 149 top-10 finishes 4,576 laps led Richmond ... FULL STORY »

Hendrick Motorsports 2015 NSCS Toyota Owners 400 Race Preview

Hendrick Motorsports Logo RICHMOND INTERNATIONAL RACEWAY (0.75-MILE OVAL) LOCATION: RICHMOND, VIRGINIA EVENT: NASCAR SPRINT CUP SERIES (RACE 9 OF 36) TUNE IN: 7 P.M. ET, SATURDAY, APRIL 25 (FOX/MRN/SIRIUSXM) HENDRICK MOTORSPORTS AT RICHMOND: Richmond International Raceway is one of 10 tracks where Hendrick Motorsports has earned double-digit ... FULL STORY »

Chevrolet SS Looking for First Short Track Win of the Season at Richmond

Team Chevy Logo DETROIT - (April 21, 2015) – Richmond International Raceway (RIR), a track famous for the unpredictable, marks the ninth race on the 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series tour. The 0.75-mile track, located minutes from downtown Richmond, Virginia, has featured hot tempers ... FULL STORY »

Trevor Bayne 2015 NSCS Toyota Owners 400 Race Preview

2015 NSCS Driver Trevor Bayne (AdvoCare) - Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images Trevor Bayne – Richmond Advance Team: No. 6 AdvoCare Ford Fusion Crew Chief: Bob Osborne Twitter: @Tbayne6, @RFR6PR and @RoushFenway “I can’t wait to Meet Virginia” Richmond International Raceway – Saturday, April 25 at 7:00pm EST. on FOX ADVANCE NOTES Bayne at Richmond Bayne makes his first career ... FULL STORY »

How Sweet It Is: M&M’s® Crispy Pole Qualifying at Richmond International Raceway on April 24

Richmond International Raceway Logo Richmond, Virginia (April 16, 2015) – It’s been said that the taste of a NASCAR victory is sweet. But, why should drivers have to wait until after the checkered flag to get a sample? Well, Richmond International Raceway and M&M’s® ... FULL STORY »



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Gwaltney Turn 3 Fun Zone Returns to Richmond Int’l Raceway with More Family Fun!
Posted 04.15.15
Turn 3 Terrace at RIR Will Again Feature Gwaltney Games, Concessions, and Ferris Wheel During Spring Race Weekend SMITHFIELD, Va. (April 15, 2015) – Gwaltney returns to Richmond International Raceway (RIR) bringing more family fun than ever before! The Gwaltney Turn 3 Fun Zone will again be open during race weekend ...FULL STORY »
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News Radio WRVA and MRN Continue Tradition of Bringing Live NASCAR Coverage to Richmond
Posted 03.04.15
Richmond International Raceway Fans Can Count on Local MRN Affiliate to Provide Flag-to-Flag Coverage of NASCAR Races It’s time to kick your radio into overdrive! News Radio WRVA and the iconic voices of MRN have been bringing NASCAR action to the local Richmond area for years, and the 2015 season will ...FULL STORY »
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Ford Racing 2014 NSCS Federated Auto Parts 400 Post-Race Recaps
Posted 09.07.14
BRAD KESELOWSKI, No. 2 Miller Lite Ford Fusion (Finished 1st) –  “What a night.  Part of me, I pulled into victory lane and I pinched myself once to make sure I wasn't dreaming.  These are nights you don't forget as a driver and you live for.  The Miller Lite Ford ...FULL STORY »
Brad Keselowski, driver of the #2 Miller Lite Ford, celebrates in Victory Lane after winning during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Federated Auto Parts 400 at Richmond International Raceway on September 6, 2014 in Richmond, Virginia. - Photo Credit: Rainier Ehrhardt/Getty Images
Keselowski dominates Richmond, as Newman and Biffle claim last Chase spots
Posted 09.07.14
RICHMOND, Va.—The car and driver to beat in the 2014 Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup identified themselves emphatically on Saturday night at Richmond International Raceway. Brad Keselowski led all but 17 of 400 laps in winning the Federated Auto Parts 400, the final race of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series ...FULL STORY »
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Team Chevy 2014 NSCS Federated Auto Parts 400 Post-Race Recaps
Posted 09.07.14
KEVIN HARVICK, NO. 4 BUDWEISER CHEVROLET SS – Finished 5th ON THE RACE “We didn’t have the best car tonight but got a Top 5 out of it and that’s what you’re going to have to do over the next 10 weeks to keep yourself in the game. And that’s really what ...FULL STORY »
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Toyota Racing 2014 Federated Auto Parts 400 Post-Race Recaps
Posted 09.07.14
Clint Bowyer (third) was the highest-finishing Toyota driver in Saturday night's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) race at Richmond International Raceway behind race-winner Brad Keselowski. Bowyer missed making this year's Chase for the Sprint Cup by only seven points. Kyle Busch, Denny Hamlin and Matt Kenseth  will all compete in this year's ...FULL STORY »
Brad Keselowski, driver of the #2 Miller Lite Ford, celebrates after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Federated Auto Parts 400 at Richmond International Raceway on September 6, 2014 in Richmond, Virginia. - Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images
2014 NSCS Federated Auto Parts 400 Race Results & Point Standings
Posted 09.06.14
Saturday night under the lights at Richmond International Raceway, it was pole-sitter, Brad Keselowski, controlling 383 laps (out of 400) to win the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) Federated Auto Parts 400, and will start the "chase" as the number one seed. This was Keselowski's fourth series win of the 2014 season, ...FULL STORY »
Kyle Busch, driver of the #54 Monster Energy Toyota, celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Nationwide Series Virginia529 College Savings 250 at Richmond International Raceway on September 5, 2014 in Richmond, Virginia. - Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images
Kyle Busch leads every lap in dominating Nationwide win at Richmond
Posted 09.05.14
RICHMOND, Va.—-Picture perfect. Coors Light pole-sitter Kyle Busch led all 250 laps in Friday night’s Virginia529 College Savings 250 NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Richmond International Raceway and beat runner-up and series leader Chase Elliott to the finish line by 1.323 seconds. Driving a No. 54 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota that was ...FULL STORY »
Kyle Busch, driver of the #54 Monster Energy Toyota, celebrates after winning the NASCAR Nationwide Series Virginia529 College Savings 250 at Richmond International Raceway on September 5, 2014 in Richmond, Virginia. - Photo Credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images
2014 NNS Virginia529 College Savings 250 Race Results & Point Standings
Posted 09.05.14
From the pole to victory lane; as well as, leading all 250 laps, Kyle Busch dominated the NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) Virginia529 College 250 Friday night at Richmond (VA) International Raceway. This was Busch's fourth series victory of the 2014 season, his sixty-seventh series career victory and his fifth series victory ...FULL STORY »


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