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Nov 11
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Kevin Harvick Wins At Phoenix, Keeps Faint Title Hopes Alive

(Center) Kevin Harvick, driver of the #29 Budweiser Chevrolet, celebrates in victory lane with team owner Richard Childress (Left) after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series AdvoCare 500 at Phoenix International Raceway on November 10, 2013 in Avondale, Arizona. - Photo Credit: Jennifer Stewart/Getty Images AVONDALE, Ariz. -- Jimmie Johnson survived a close call and a succession of less-than-stellar restarts. Matt Kenseth couldn't overcome handling problems that kept his car mired in traffic. And Kevin Harvick, meanwhile, took advantage of Carl Edwards' fuel shortage to win his fourth race of the season in Sunday's AdvoCare 500 at Phoenix International Raceway, keeping alive his faint hopes of winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship in his final season with Richard Childress Racing. The net result? Johnson, who finished third, widened his lead over the struggling Kenseth, who ran 23rd, and took a giant step toward his sixth series championship. Johnson expanded his advantage in the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup standings from seven to 28 points over Kenseth entering ... FULL STORY »

Kevin Harvick Wins at Phoenix for Second Consecutive Year to Lead All-Chevrolet Top-Six Finish

Kevin Harvick, driver of the #29 Budweiser Chevrolet, celebrates with a burnout after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series AdvoCare 500 at Phoenix International Raceway on November 10, 2013 in Avondale, Arizona. - Photo Credit: Todd Warshaw/Getty Images Jimmie Johnson Extends Points Lead to 28 Points With One Race Today  PHOENIX (November 10, 2013) - Kevin Harvick, No. 29 Budweiser Chevrolet SS, proved once again that not only is Phoenix International Raceway (PIR) one of his favorite tracks, it is ... FULL STORY »

2013 NSCS AdvoCare 500 at PIR Race Results

Kevin Harvick, driver of the #29 Budweiser Chevrolet, takes the checkered flag as he crosses the finish line to win the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series AdvoCare 500 at Phoenix International Raceway on November 10, 2013 in Avondale, Arizona. - Photo Credit: Christian Petersen/Getty Images As the leader of Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) AdvoCare 500 at Phoenix International Raceway, Carl Edwards, was coming to take the white flag - signifying the final lap - Edwards ran out of gas and relinquished the lead; ... FULL STORY »

Brian Scott Earns a 13th-Place Finish at Phoenix International Raceway

2013 NNS Driver Brian Scott - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images Brian Scott and the No. 2 Whitetail team scored a 13th-place finish in Saturday afternoon's ServiceMaster 200 at Phoenix International Raceway. The 25-year-old Nationwide Series driver started the 200-lap affair from the fifth position and remained among the top group ... FULL STORY »

Austin Dillon Leads NASCAR Nationwide Series Championship Standings with One Race Remaining Following Third-Place Finish at Phoenix International Raceway

Austin Dillon - Photo Credit: John Harrelson/Getty Images Richard Childress Racing's Austin Dillon drove the No. 3 AdvoCare Chevrolet to a third-place finish in Saturday afternoon's NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Phoenix International Raceway, extending his lead in the driver championship point standings to eight markers heading into ... FULL STORY »

Kevin Harvick Earns Top-10 Finish in the NASCAR Nationwide Series Event at Phoenix International Raceway

Kevin Harvick (No. 33) battles with Richard Childress Racing teammate Austin Dillon (No.3) at Phoenix (Ariz.) International Raceway (Photo Credit: Jonathan Ferrey / Getty Images) Kevin Harvick and the No. 33 Bad Boy Buggies Chevrolet team picked up a ninth-place result at Phoenix International Raceway in the 200-lap NASCAR Nationwide Series event Saturday afternoon. Starting from the third position, the two-time series champion battled a ... FULL STORY »

Brendan Gaughan Earns Third-Place Result at Phoenix International Raceway

2013 NASCAR Driver Brendan Gaughan - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images Starting from the third position, Brendan Gaughan and the No. 62 South Point Hotel & Casino Chevrolet team picked up their eighth top-five finish of the 2013 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series season under the lights of Phoenix International Raceway ... FULL STORY »



2013 NCWTS Driver Ty Dillon (Bass Pro Shops) - Photo Credit: Todd Warshaw/Getty Images
Ty Dillon Earns Top-Five Finish at Phoenix International Raceway
Posted 11.09.13
Ty Dillon and the No. 3 Bass Pro Shops team finished fourth under the lights at Phoenix International Raceway on Friday night. Starting the 150-lap event from the 12th position, Dillon immediately reported his Chevrolet was too tight. Relief came for the driver as the field slowed for a caution ...FULL STORY »
2013 NSCS Driver Kevin Harvick (Budweiser) - Photo Credit: Robert Laberge/Getty Images
2013 NSCS AdvoCare 500 at PIR Q&A with Driver Kevin Harvick
Posted 11.08.13
KEVIN HARVICK, NO 29 BUDWEISER CHEVROLET SS, met with members of the media at Phoenix International Raceway and discussed racing at Phoenix, the Chase Championship battle, his RCR career winding down and other topics.  TALK ABOUT YOUR FOUNDATION DONATION TO THE HIGH SCHOOL YOUR HOMETOWN OF BAKERSFIELD, CALIFORNIA:  “We had our yearly ...FULL STORY »
2013 NSCS Driver Jeff Burton climbs from car - Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton
2013 NSCS AdvoCare 500 at PIR Q&A with Driver Jeff Burton
Posted 11.08.13
JEFF BURTON, NO. 31 CAT MINING CHEVROLET SS, met with members of the media today at Phoenix International Raceway and discussed making his 1,000th career NASCAR national series start, his role in the sport in 2014 and many other topics.  A BIG MILESTONE FOR YOU THIS WEEKEND YOU HAVE HAD A ...FULL STORY »
2013 NNS Driver Brian Scott - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images
2013 NNS ServiceMaster 200 First Practice Session Speeds
Posted 11.08.13
Early Friday afternoon at Phoenix International Raceway, Brian Scott, with a lap speed of 133.586 m.p.h., was the fastest during the first NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) ServiceMaster 200 practice session. Austin Dillon was second fastest with a lap speed of 133.289 m.p.h., and he was followed by Regan Smith (132.582 m.p.h.) who was third, ...FULL STORY »
2013 NSCS Driver Jeff Burton - Photo Credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images
Jeff Burton 2013 NSCS AdvoCare 500 at PIR Race Preview
Posted 11.05.13
Jeff Burton No. 31 @CATMining Chevrolet SS Event Preview Fact Sheet This Week's No. 31 @CATMining Chevrolet SS ... Jeff Burton will race chassis No. 429 this weekend at Phoenix International Raceway. This No. 31 Chevrolet SS was raced by Burton at Dover International Speedway in September.  Burton in the Desert ... Burton has 28 starts at ...FULL STORY »
Kevin Harvick, driver of the #29 Budweiser Chevrolet, stands on the grid during qualifying for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series 13th Annual Hollywood Casino 400 at Kansas Speedway on October 4, 2013 in Kansas City, Kansas. - Photo Credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images
Kevin Harvick 2013 NSCS AdvoCare 500 at PIR Race Preview
Posted 11.05.13
Kevin Harvick   No. 29 Budweiser Chevrolet SS   Event Preview Fact Sheet This Week's Budweiser Chevrolet SS at Phoenix International Raceway ... Kevin Harvick will pilot chassis No. 430 from the Richard Childress Racing NASCAR Sprint Cup Series stable in the AdvoCare 500. Harvick drove this RCR-prepared machine to a third-place finish at ...FULL STORY »
Paul Menard - Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images for NASCAR
Paul Menard 2013 NSCS AdvoCare 500 at PIR Race Preview
Posted 11.05.13
Paul Menard  No. 27 Rheem/Menards Chevrolet SS   Event Preview Fact Sheet This Week's Rheem/Menards Chevrolet at Phoenix International Raceway ... Paul Menard will pilot chassis No. 434 at Phoenix International Raceway this weekend. This No. 27 Chevrolet SS previously ran at New Hampshire Motor Speedway in September. PIR Stats ... Menard has 13 NASCAR Sprint ...FULL STORY »
Brian Scott, driver of the #2 Shore Lodge Chevrolet, stands in the garage area at Richmond International Raceway on September 6, 2013 in Richmond, Virginia. - Photo Credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images
Brian Scott 2013 NNS ServiceMaster 200 Race Preview
Posted 11.05.13
Brian Scott No. 2 Whitetail Chevrolet Camaro Event Preview Fact Sheet This Week's Whitetail Chevrolet at Phoenix International Raceway ... Scott will pilot chassis No. 101 from the Richard Childress Racing NASCAR Nationwide Series stable in Saturday's ServiceMaster 200. The Richard Childress Racing competitor last drove this chassis to a second-place ...FULL STORY »
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Richard Childress Racing 2013 NSCS AdvoCare 500 at PIR Race Preview
Posted 11.05.13
Richard Childress Racing NASCAR Sprint Cup Series News and Notes    Race: AdvoCare 500 Date: Sunday, November 10, 2013 Location: Phoenix International Raceway RCR at "The Desert Jewel" ... Team owner Richard Childress has four victories at Phoenix International Raceway, ranking him third on the all-time car owner victories list at the Avondale, Ariz. facility. This includes RCR's most recent ...FULL STORY »


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