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Roush Fenway, RPM, Front Row, Wood Brothers and Team Penske Highlight Day 3 of NASCAR Sprint Media Tour

Team co-owner Richard Petty shares a laugh with drivers (left to right) Dakota Armstrong, Aric Almirola and Marcos Ambrose during Day 3 of the NASCAR Sprint Media Tour hosted by Charlotte Motor Speedway. (CMS/HHP photo) SMI: SPECIAL MANAGERS INTELLIGENCE -- Tuesday night closed with the general managers from seven of the eight Speedway Motorsports, Inc. (SMI) tracks – Atlanta, Bristol, Charlotte, Kentucky, Las Vegas, New Hampshire and Sonoma – taking the stage at Whisky River in downtown Charlotte. Texas Motor Speedway GM Eddie Gossage was unable to attend after his flight was canceled due to weather. The highlight was a video package that was presented to attending media that featured SMI’s version of CBS’ hit TV show “Undercover Boss.” Last season, the GMs visited different SMI tracks, posing as regular customers. “We did everything from buy tickets online to standing in line to buy hot dogs,” said Marcus Smith, president and general manager of Charlotte Motor Speedway. “I thought it ... FULL STORY »

2014 NSCS Preseason Thunder Day 2 Q&A with Crew Chief Mike Kelley

Roush Fenway Racing Crew Chief Mike Kelley - Phot Credit: Justin Edmonds/Getty Images Perhaps the most significant change to the 2014 NASCAR roster for Ford Racing is the addition of Mike Kelley as crew chief for the No. 17 Roush Fenway Racing car of Ricky Stenhouse Jr. Kelley and Stenhouse parlayed their chemistry ... FULL STORY »

Roush Fenway Reorganizes Crew Chief Lineup; Ricky Stenhouse Jr. and Mike Kelley to Reunite in Sprint Cup Series

Roush Fenway Racing Logo Roush CONCORD, N.C. (Nov. 19, 2013) – Roush Fenway Racing (RFR) has announced it is reorganizing its crew chief lineup in 2014. Mike Kelley, who has served as the crew chief on the No. 6 NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) team for ... FULL STORY »

Trevor Bayne 2013 NNS Ford EcoBoost 300 Race Preview

2013 NNS Driver Trevor Bayne in car - Photo Credit: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images TREVOR BAYNE Homestead-Miami Speedway Nationwide Race Advance Team: No. 6 Cargill Ford Mustang Crew Chief: Mike Kelley Chassis: RK-806 – Last raced at Kansas Twitter: @Tbayne21; @RFR6PR ADVANCE NOTES: · Bayne at Homestead-Miami Speedway o Trevor Bayne will ... FULL STORY »

Carl Edwards 2013 NSCS Ford EcoBoost 400 Race Preview

2013 NSCS Driver Carl Edwards (Fastenal) in the garage area - Photo Credit: hris Graythen/Getty Images Carl Edwards – Ford 400 Team: No. 99 Fastenal Ford Fusion Crew Chief: Jimmy Fennig Primary Chassis: RK- 854 last ran at Charlotte Backup Chassis: RK – 831 last ran at Kansas ADVANCE NOTES ·         Edwards at Homestead o   Edwards’ average start at Homestead is 11.0, his average finish is ... FULL STORY »

Greg Biffle 2013 NSCS Ford EcoBoost 400 Race Preview

(L-R) Team Owner Jack Roush, Crew Chief Matt Puccia and Driver Greg Biffle. - Photo Credit: Rainier Ehrhardt/Getty Images for NASCAR Greg Biffle – Homestead Advance Team: No. 16 3M / Fan Appreciation Ford Fusion Crew Chief: Matt Puccia Primary Chassis: RK-862  Last ran Charlotte – finished 16th Backup Chassis: RK-859  Last ran Indy – finished 24th ADVANCE NOTES ·        Homestead           o   Greg Biffle won at Homestead three years in row, ... FULL STORY »

Former Daytona 500 Champion Trevor Bayne Diagnosed With Multiple Sclerosis

Trevor Bayne lifts the Harley J. Earl trophy with the No. 21 crew in victory lane after winning the 53rd Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Fla. - Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images for NASCAR Former Daytona 500 champion Trevor Bayne said Tuesday that he has been diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis, but has received medical clearance to continue racing. That clearance has come from physicians at the Mayo Clinic and from NASCAR, said Bayne, the 2011 ... FULL STORY »



Travis Pastrana, No. 60 Nitro Circus Live Ford Mustang
Travis Pastrana 2013 NNS Ford EcoBoost 300 Race Preview
Posted 11.12.13
Travis Pastrana – Homestead Advance Team: No. 60 Ford Mustang Crew Chief: Chad Norris Chassis: RK-787 – Last raced at Kansas Twitter: ...FULL STORY »
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Statements Regarding Trevor Bayne MS Diagnosis
Posted 11.12.13
Following are statements on Trevor Bayne's announcement today from Wood Brothers Racing, Ford Customer Service Division and Ford Racing: EDDIE WOOD, Co-owner, Wood Brothers Racing: "Trevor has become like family to us, and the important thing right now is for him to focus on what's best for him. We know he ...FULL STORY »
2013 NNS Driver Trevor Bayne in car - Photo Credit: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images
Trevor Bayne Collects Top-10 in the Valley of the Sun
Posted 11.11.13
AVONDALE, Ariz. (November 11, 2013) – Trevor Bayne and the No.6 WFG Ford Mustang team finished seventh in Saturday’s NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) race at Phoenix International Raceway’s (PIR) ServiceMaster 200. “I was just too tight all day, going to the gas and it was bogging it down, so ...FULL STORY »
NSCS Driver Carl Edwards (Fastenal) - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images
Carl Edwards 2013 NSCS AdvoCare 500 at PIR Race Preview
Posted 11.06.13
Carl Edwards – AdvoCare 500 Team: No. 99 Fastenal Ford Fusion Crew Chief: Jimmy Fennig Primary Chassis: RK- 866 last ran at Loudon Backup Chassis: RK – 802 last ran at Bristol ADVANCE NOTES ·         Edwards at Phoenix o   In 18 starts at the one-mile track, Edwards has two wins, seven top-five and 11 top-10 finishes. His average start is ...FULL STORY »
2013 NNS Driver Trevor Bayne in car - Photo Credit: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images
Trevor Bayne 2013 NNS ServiceMaster 200 Race Preview
Posted 11.06.13
TREVOR BAYNE Phoenix International Raceway Nationwide Race Advance Team: No. 6 World Financial Group Ford Mustang Crew Chief: Mike Kelley Chassis: RK- 748 – Last raced at Richmond Twitter: @Tbayne21; @RFR6PR ADVANCE NOTES: · Bayne at Phoenix International Raceway o Trevor Bayne will make his eighth NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) ...FULL STORY »
No. 16 American Diabetes Association Drive to Stop Diabetes presented by Lilly Diabetes Ford Mustang
Roush Fenway Racing’s Ryan Reed Ready for Phoenix Debut
Posted 11.06.13
‘Reed’s No. 16 Lilly Diabetes Ford Mustang to carry American Diabetes Association’s ‘A Day in the Life of Diabetes’ mosaic paint scheme at PIR’ CONCORD, N.C. (November 6, 2013) -- Ryan Reed, driver of the No. 16 American Diabetes Association Drive to Stop Diabetes SM presented by Lilly Diabetes Ford Mustang, ...FULL STORY »
2013 Ricky Stenhouse - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images
Ricky Stenhouse Jr 2013 NSCS AdvoCare 500 at PIR Race Preview
Posted 11.05.13
Ricky Stenhouse Jr. – AdvoCare 500 Advance Team: No. 17 Roush Fenway Driven Ford Fusion Crew Chief: Scott Graves Primary Chassis: RK- 868 – last raced at Loudon – finished 24th. Backup Chassis: RK-827 – last raced at Charlotte – finished 14th. ADVANCE NOTES  ·         Stenhouse at Phoenix o   Last time at Phoenix, Stenhouse led the Roush Fenway Racing qualifying efforts by qualifying ...FULL STORY »
Greg Biffle - Photo Credit: Todd Warshaw/Getty Images for NASCAR
Greg Biffle 2013 NSCS AdvoCare 500 at PIR Race Preview
Posted 11.05.13
Greg Biffle – Phoenix Advance Team: No. 16 3M Scotch Ford Fusion Crew Chief: Matt Puccia Primary Chassis: RK-867  Last ran Loudon – finished 3rd Backup Chassis: RK-822  Last ran Bristol – finished 9th                          ADVANCE NOTES ·        Biffle at Phoenix  o   Biffle has 19 Sprint Cup Series ...FULL STORY »
2013 NSCS Driver Carl Edwards in the No. 99 Fastenal Ford Fusion - Photo Credit: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images
2013 NSCS AdvoCare 500 at PIR Q&A with Driver Carl Edwards
Posted 11.05.13
Carl Edwards heads into this weekend’s race at Phoenix International Raceway looking to become only the third driver to sweep both NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races in a season since the track started running two races a year in 2005 (Kevin Harvick in 2006 and Jimmie Johnson in 2008). Edwards ...FULL STORY »


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