Articles tagged ‘RIR’

Apr 22

Goodyear Racing 2014 Richmond Int’l Raceway NASCAR Tire Fast Facts

Goodyear Racing Logo GOODYEAR TIRE NOTESNASCAR Sprint Cup Series -- Race No. 9 – Toyota Owners 400NASCAR Nationwide Series -- Race No. 8 – ToyotaCare 250Richmond International Raceway (0.750-mile oval) – Richmond, Va.Fast Facts for April 25-26, 2014Tire: Goodyear Eagle Intermediate RadialsSet limits: Sprint Cup: 5 sets for practice/qualifying and 11 sets for the race;    Nationwide: 7 sets for the eventTire Codes: Left-side -- D-4608; Right-side -- D-4610Tire Circumference: Left-side -- 87.5 in. (2,223 mm); Right-side -- 88.3 in. (2,242 mm)Technical Inspection Inflation: Left Front -- 20 psi; Left Rear -- 20 psi;    Right Front -- 30 psi; Right Rear -- 30 psiMinimum Recommended Inflation: Left Front -- 12 psi; Left Rear -- 12 psi;    Right Front -- 30 psi; Right ... FULL STORY »

Kyle Busch Better than Average at Richmond

Kyle Busch, driver of the #18 M&M's Toyota, sits in the garage area during qualifying for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series STP 500 at Martinsville Speedway on March 28, 2014 in Martinsville, Virginia. - Photo Credit: Matt Sullivan/Getty Images HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. (April 22, 2014) – Kyle Busch – winner of 130 races among NASCAR’s top three divisions – has never been described as average, much like his primary sponsor M&M’s. Busch, driver of the No. 18 M&M’s Toyota for Joe ... FULL STORY »

Danica Patrick – Practicing Patience at ‘The Action Track’

2014 NSCS Driver Danica Patrick (GoDaddy) - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (April 22, 2014) – Patience. It’s a word Danica Patrick will hear again and again as she and her No. 10 GoDaddy Racing Team tackle Richmond (Va.) International Raceway this weekend for the Richmond 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup ... FULL STORY »

Justin Allgaier 2014 NSCS Toyota Owners 400 Race Preview

2014 NSCS Driver Justin Allgaier in car - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images Justin Allgaier No. 51 BRANDT Professional Agriculture Chevrolet Richmond International Raceway Toyota Owners 400 | April 26, 2014 Short-trackin' at Richmond...While the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) is returning to the track after an off weekend, Justin Allgaier and the No. ... FULL STORY »

Clint Bowyer – Virginia is for Lovers

2014 NSCS No. 15 AAA Insurace Toyota Camry [caption id="attachment_188755" align="alignright" width="279"] `[/caption] CORNELIUS, N.C. — In 1969 the Virginia State Travel Service rolled out an ad campaign called “Virginia is for Lovers.” The simple slogan was created as a way to attract travelers to the state. But more ... FULL STORY »

Kevin Harvick – In Bloom

2014 NSCS Driver Kevin Harvick - Photo Credit: Robert Laberge/Getty Images KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (April 22, 2014) – Every year in late April across the United States, signs of spring begin to appear. The grass begins to grow, the weather becomes warmer, flowers and trees start to come into bloom and, for Kevin Harvick, ... FULL STORY »

Ricky Stenhouse Jr 2014 NSCS Toyota Owners 400 Race Preview

2014 NSCS Driver Ricky Stenhouse Jr (Nationwide Insurance) - Photo Credit: Jonathan Moore/Getty Images Ricky Stenhouse Jr. – Toyota Owners 400 Advance Team: No. 17 Nationwide Insurance Ford Fusion Crew Chief: Mike Kelley Primary Chassis: RK- 877 – last ran at Phoenix- finished 18th Backup Chassis: RK-888 – last ran at Bristol – finished 2nd ADVANCE NOTES Stenhouse at Richmond o   Stenhouse has two career ... FULL STORY »

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TriStar Motorsports (Mike Bliss / Blake Koch / Eric McClure) 2014 NNS ToyotaCare 250 Race Previews
Posted 04.22.14
Mooresville, NC (April 22, 2014) - The NASCAR Nationwide Series is coming off its second off weekend of the 2014 season this weekend for the Toyota Care 250 at Richmond International Raceway. Friday's race will mark the eighth race of the 2014 Nationwide Series season and the third night ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Brian Vickers (Aaron's) - Photo Credit: Sean Gardner/Getty Images
Brian Vickers 2014 NSCS Toyota Owners 400 Race Preview
Posted 04.22.14
CORNELIUS, N.C. —  The April 12 race at Darlington Raceway marked No. 55 Aaron’s Dream Machine driver Brian Vickers’ 175th start in a Toyota. He led 30 laps at Darlington and looked to be ready to battle for victory, but a cut tire coming to pit lane with 50 laps remaining ...FULL STORY »
Greg Biffle, driver of the #16 Ford - Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images
Greg Biffle 2014 NSCS Toyota Owners 400 Race Preview
Posted 04.22.14
Greg Biffle – Richmond Advance Team: No. 16 3M Scotch Ford Fusion Crew Chief: Matt Puccia Primary Chassis: RK-885  Attempted Bristol – accident in practice Backup Chassis: RK-876  Last ran Phoenix – finished 17th ADVANCE NOTES Biffle at Richmond o   Biffle has 23 Sprint Cup career starts at Richmond, earning two top-five and six top-10 finishes. The Car o   Chassis RK-885 was ...FULL STORY »
Kyle Busch (Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton / Getty Images)
Kyle Busch 2014 NNS ToyotaCare 250 Race Preview
Posted 04.22.14
Kyle Busch / No. 54 Monster Energy Toyota Team Preview Richmond International Raceway, ToyotaCare 250 MOORESVILLE, N.C. (April 22, 2014) – Friday night the No. 54 Monster Energy team looks to renew momentum for a winning race season going into week eight at Richmond (Va.) International Raceway (RIR). Two victories into ...FULL STORY »
2014 NNS Driver Jeffrey Earnhardt - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images
Perdue Foods Racing With Jeffrey Earnhardt For Richmond International Raceway
Posted 04.22.14
GAFFNEY, S.C. – Perdue Foods will be riding along with Jeffrey Earnhardt when he challenges Richmond International Raceway in Friday’s ToyotaCare 250 Nationwide Series race. JD Motorsports with Gary Keller announced the Perdue sponsorship Tuesday. The partnership renews a very special relationship for Perdue, which once worked with and sponsored Dale ...FULL STORY »
Daniel Knost, crew chief for the No. 41 Haas Automation team. - Photo Credit: CIA Stock Photography for True Speed Communication
Knost on a Short-Track Mission
Posted 04.22.14
KANNAPOLIS, N.C., (April 22, 2014) – Daniel Knost, rookie crew chief for 2004 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Kurt Busch and the No. 41 Haas Automation team for Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR), is still learning each week, but he has reason to be optimistic heading into Saturday night’s Richmond 400 at the .75-mile ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Michael McDowell (Leavine Family Racing) - Photo Credit: Jeff Curry/Getty Images
Michael McDowell 2014 NSCS Toyota Owners 400 Race Preview
Posted 04.22.14
Leavine Family Racing Race Preview NASCAR Sprint Cup Series News and Notes Event: Toyota Owners 400 Date: Saturday, April 26, 2014 Venue: Richmond International Raceway Leavine Family Racing's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series History at Richmond International Raceway ... Team owner Bob Leavine has two starts at Richmond International Raceway. Leavine Family Racing finished 43rd ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Marcos Ambrose (Stanley) - Photo Credit: Nick Laham/Getty Images
Ambrose Preparing to “Race for a Miracle” Saturday Night
Posted 04.22.14
STANLEY Racing to Donate $1 Million to Children's Miracle Network Through Ace Hardware Foundation if Ambrose Wins This Saturday night, Marcos Ambrose and the No.9 STANLEY Racing have a million reasons to win. If Ambrose earns his third NASCAR Sprint Cup Series victory, Richard Petty Motorsports (RPM) partner STANLEY will donate ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Aric Almirola (Smithfield) - Photo Credit: Robert Laberge/Getty Images
Almirola, No. 43 Team Poised to Continue Short Track Success at Richmond
Posted 04.22.14
Ready for Good Showing under the Lights at Smithfield Foods' Home Track Aric Almirola and the No. 43 Smithfield Foods team have proved they are a force to be reckoned with at short tracks this season. The team currently has an average finish of 8.6 at tracks one mile or less. ...FULL STORY »

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