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Apr 11
Saturday

Austin Dillon Earns Top-Five Finish in Texas

Austin Dillon (Photo Credit: Sarah Glenn / Getty Images) Austin Dillon and the No. 33 Ruud Chevrolet Camaro earned a fifth-place finish in Friday night's O'Reilly Auto Parts 300 at Texas Motor Speedway. Dillon qualified the black-and-red Chevrolet third for the 200-lap event. The Richard Childress Racing driver remained a fixture in the top 10 of the running order for the first portion of the race despite battling a lack of grip. Crew chief Nick Harrison called Dillon to pit road on lap 111 under green flag conditions for four tires, fuel and a round of chassis adjustments. The pit strategy allowed Dillon to remain on the racing surface when a caution flag slowed the field on lap 127, placing the Ruud team second in the running order. The ... FULL STORY »

Brendan Gaughan Finishes 33rd at Texas Motor Speedway

Brendan Gaughan (Photo Credit: Chris Graythe / Getty Images) Brendan Gaughan and the No. 62 WIX Filters Chevrolet Camaro took the green flag for the NASCAR XFINITY Series event at Texas Motor Speedway in the 12th position. Gaughan battled a tight handling Chevrolet for the majority of the evening. ... FULL STORY »

2015 NXS O’Reilly Auto Parts 300 Final Practice Session Speeds

Austin Dillon, driver of the #33 Ruud Chevrolet, practices for the NASCAR XFINITY Series O'Reilly Auto Parts 300 at Texas Motor Speedway on April 9, 2015 in Fort Worth, Texas. - Photo Credit: Chris Graythen/Getty Images Once again on Thursday in the NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) at Texas Motor Speedway (TMS), it was Austin Dillon - with a lap speed of 181.372 MPH - showing the quickest way around the track, during the final O'Reilly Auto ... FULL STORY »

2015 NXS O’Reilly Auto Parts 300 First Practice Session Speeds

2015 NXS Driver Austin Dillon on track in the No. 33 Ruud Chevrolet Camaro - Photo Credit: Doug Pensinger/Getty Images Thursday afternoon at Texas Motor Speedway (TMS), the NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) held their first O'Reilly Auto Parts 300 practice session, and it was Austin Dillon - with a lap speed of 182.883 MPH - posting the fastest lap of the ... FULL STORY »

Statement from Richard Childress, Chairman and CEO of Richard Childress Racing

Richard Childress Racing Logo Statement from Richard Childress, Chairman and CEO of Richard Childress Racing: "Our appeal is scheduled for Thursday, April 16. We feel confident we have a very compelling case to present to the appeals panel. We strongly believe in the intent ... FULL STORY »

WIX Filters® Profiles Richard Childress Racing Driver; Primary Sponsor for April 10 Race at Texas Motor Speedway

Brendan Gaughan, No. 62 WIX Filters Chevrolet Camaro GASTONIA, N.C. (April 8, 2015) – In advance of this weekend’s race, WIX Filters®, a global manufacturer of filtration products, wants you to learn a little more about No. 62, Brendan Gaughan. The Richard Childress Racing (RCR) team member ... FULL STORY »

Brian Scott 2015 NXS O’Reilly Auto Parts 300 Race Preview

2015 NXS Driver Brian Scott (Albertsons) - Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images Brian Scott, No. 2 Albertsons / Reser's Chevrolet Camaro Race Notes and Quotes: This Week's Albertsons / Reser's Chevrolet at Texas Motor Speedway ... Brian Scott will pilot chassis No. 156 in Friday's NASCAR XFINITY Series O'Reilly Auto Parts ... FULL STORY »



2015 NXS Driver Austin Dillon on track in the No. 33 Ruud Chevrolet Camaro - Photo Credit: Doug Pensinger/Getty Images
Austin Dillon 2015 NXS O’Reilly Auto Parts 300 Race Preview
Posted 04.07.15
Austin Dillon, No. 33 Ruud Chevrolet Camaro Race Notes and Quotes: This Week's Ruud Chevrolet at Texas Motor Speedway ... Austin Dillon will pilot Chassis No. 160 in the O'Reilly Auto Parts 300 at Texas Motor Speedway. This Richard Childress Racing-prepared Chevrolet Camaro was driven to Victory Lane ...FULL STORY »
2015 NASCAR Driver Brendan Gaughan - Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images
Brendan Gaughan 2015 NXS O’Reilly Auto Parts 300 Race Preview
Posted 04.07.15
Brendan Gaughan, No. 62 WIX Filters Chevrolet Camaro Race Notes and Quotes: This Week's WIX Filters Chevrolet at Texas Motor Speedway ... Brendan Gaughan will pilot chassis No. 158 this weekend at Texas Motor Speedway. This Richard Childress Racing-prepared Chevrolet Camaro was previously utilized this NASCAR XFINITY Series season at ...FULL STORY »
2015 NSCS Driver Ryan Newman (Caterpillar) - Photo Credit: Sarah Glenn/Getty Images
Ryan Newman 2015 NSCS Duck Commander 500 Race Preview
Posted 04.07.15
Ryan Newman No. 31 Caterpillar Chevrolet SS Race Notes and Quotes: This Week's Caterpillar Chevrolet SS at Texas Motor Speedway ... Ryan Newman will drive chassis No. 504 on Saturday at Texas Motor Speedway. This Chevrolet SS was utilized earlier this season at Auto Club Speedway where Newman qualified ninth and finished fifth. The ...FULL STORY »
2015 NSCS Driver Paul Menard on track in the No. 27 Quaker State/Menards Chevrolet SS - Photo Credit; Robert Laberge/GettyImages
Paul Menard 2015 NSCS Duck Commander 500 Race Preview
Posted 04.07.15
Paul Menard No. 27 Quaker State/Menards Chevrolet SS Race Notes and Quotes: This Week's Quaker State/Menards Chevrolet at Texas Motor Speedway ... Paul Menard will utilize chassis No. 508 during Saturday night's 501-mile event at Texas Motor Speedway. This Chevrolet SS is brand new to the Richard Childress Racing stable and will make ...FULL STORY »
2015 NSCS Driver Austin Dillon (DOW) - Photo Credit: Robert Reiners/Getty Images
Austin Dillon 2015 NSCS Duck Commander 500 Race Preview
Posted 04.07.15
Austin Dillon No. 3 Dow Chevrolet SS Race Notes and Quotes: This Week's Dow Chevrolet at Texas Motor Speedway ... Austin Dillon will pilot Chassis No. 507 in the Duck Commander 500 at Texas Motor Speedway. This is a new Chevrolet SS that will be utilized for the first time this weekend. Dillon at ...FULL STORY »
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Richard Childress Racing 2015 NSCS Duck Commander 500 Race Preview
Posted 04.07.15
Event:               Duck Commander 500     Date:                Saturday, April 11, 2015                      Venue:             Texas Motor Speedway - Fort Worth, Texas                 Richard Childress Racing's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series history at Texas Motor Speedway ...In 84 starts at Texas Motor Speedway dating back to 1997, RCR has recorded one win (Jeff Burton, April ...FULL STORY »
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FOX NASCAR Analysts React to Tire Penalties Handed Down to No. 31 Team NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Tuesday
Posted 03.31.15
NASCAR on Tuesday imposed a P5 level penalty on the No. 31 Richard Childress Racing team for rules infractions discovered as a result of NASCAR’s post-event tire audit conducted following the March 22 race at Auto Club Speedway. Below, FOX NASCAR analysts Jeff Hammond, Larry McReynolds and Darrell Waltrip offer ...FULL STORY »
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No. 31 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Team Penalized For Rules Violations Following Event At Auto Club Speedway
Posted 03.31.15
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (March 31, 2015) — The No. 31 team that competes in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series has been penalized for rules infractions discovered as a result of NASCAR’s post-event tire audit conducted following the March 22 race at Auto Club Speedway. These infractions amount to a ...FULL STORY »
NSCS Driver Paul Menard on track in the No. 27 Pittsburgh Paints Menards Chevy SS - Photo Credit: Chris Trotman/Getty Images
2015 NSCS STP 500 Q&A with Paul Menard
Posted 03.28.15
PAUL MENARD, NO. 27 PITTSBURGH PAINTS/MENARDS CHEVROLET SS, met with members of the media at Martinsville Speedway and discussed his solid start to the season, his outlook for this weekend at Martinsville Speedway and many other topics. YOU ARE OFF TO VERY GOOD START, NINTH IN POINTS RIGHT NOW. JUST TALK ...FULL STORY »


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