Articles tagged ‘Ryan Newman’

Feb 10

Ryan Newman 2015 NASCAR Sprint Unlimited Race Preview

Ryan Newman, driver of the #31 Caterpillar Chevrolet, left, talks with crew chief Lucas Lambert in the garage area - Photo Credit: Joe Robbins/Getty Images Ryan Newman , No. 31 Caterpillar Chevrolet SS Race Notes and Quotes: This Week's Caterpillar Chevrolet SS at Daytona International Speedway ... Ryan Newman will pilot a brand new chassis, No. 446, in Saturday night's Sprint Unlimited at Daytona International Speedway. Newman in the Sprint Unlimited ... Newman is one of 25 drivers eligible for the 75-lap, pre-season event recognizing 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series pole winners, past champions of the Sprint Unlimited, Daytona 500 pole winners who competed full time last year along with the 16 Chase for the Sprint Cup drivers of 2014. New this season, a fan will be paired with a crew chief and participate in a random drawing to determine the starting and pit road positions. Newman earned his ... FULL STORY »

Richard Childress Racing 2015 NASCAR Sprint Unlimited Race Preview

Richard Childress Racing Logo Race: Sprint Unlimited Date: February 14, 2015 Location: Daytona International Speedway Richard Childress Racing NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Race Notes: Eight Sprint Unlimited Wins for Richard Childress Racing ...RCR has earned eight checkered flags in the Sprint Unlimited winning in 1986, 1988, 1991, 1993 and 1995 ... FULL STORY »

Grainger Joins Richard Childress Racing

Grainger Logo Multi-Year Association with the No. 31 team and Ryan Newman WELCOME, N.C. (January 29, 2015) - Richard Childress Racing (RCR) and Grainger announced today a multi-year partnership that brings a leading broad line supplier of maintenance, repair and operating (MRO) products ... FULL STORY »

Expanded 2015 Sprint Unlimited Field to Feature Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Drivers

The Sprint Unlimited at Daytona Former Daytona 500 Pole Winners Also Added to Season-Opening Showcase at Daytona DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (December 15, 2014) – Coming off an exciting 2014 Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup finale, NASCAR announced today all 16 Chase drivers will ... FULL STORY »

NASCAR industry honors Sprint Cup champion Kevin Harvick at year-end gala

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Champion Kevin Harvick poses for a portrait with his wife DeLana during the 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Awards at Wynn Las Vegas on December 5, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. LAS VEGAS— As the culmination of a calculated risk that led to a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship, the NASCAR industry joined together Friday night at the Wynn to honor 2014 titleholder Kevin Harvick, who claimed stock car racing’s most ... FULL STORY »

Impressive Drive For Runner-up Ryan Newman At Homestead-Miami

Ryan Newman, driver of the #31 Caterpillar Chevrolet, walks on the grid prior to the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway on November 16, 2014 in Homestead, Florida. - Photo Credi: Patrick Smith/Getty Images HOMESTEAD – Tagged as the underdog for nearly the entire Chase for the Sprint Cup, Ryan Newman and his Richard Childress Racing team had the deepest starting spot of anyone of the championship contenders on Sunday at Homestead-Miami (Fla.) Speedway, ... FULL STORY »

Short Strokes: Ryan Newman, Joey Logano

2014 NSCS Driver Ryan Newman and Crew Chief Luke Lambert In Saturday’s first practice session, Ryan Newman's No. 31 Richard Childress Racing Chevrolet ran over debris on the track and dislodged the bead blower (the fan that cools the edge of the tire that sits on the wheel). Repairing the ... FULL STORY »

Toyota Racing Development's (TRD) David Wilson, President and General Manager
The Value Of Winning
Posted 11.16.14
In NASCAR’s Championship 4, the four drivers competing for the Sprint Cup championship on Sunday, all three manufacturers are represented—Chevrolet, Ford and Toyota—as well as four different engine builders: Hendrick Motorsports (Kevin Harvick), Earnhardt Childress Racing Engines (Ryan Newman), Roush-Yates Engines (Joey Logano) and Toyota Racing Development (Denny Hamlin). In the ...FULL STORY »
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Championship 4 drivers remain confident following qualifying
Posted 11.15.14
HOMESTEAD, Fla.— Defending race champion Denny Hamlin says he knew he had the car to win last year’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway—and he did. Asked how "close" his Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota is this weekend to the car he had a year ago, Hamlin demonstrated he had ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Ryan Newman (Caterpillar) in garage area - Photo Credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images
Different Strokes For Different Drivers?
Posted 11.14.14
Brad Keselowski tried to go up the middle between Jeff Gordon and Jimmie Johnson late in the Chase race at Texas. The result? A cut tire and a 29th-place finish for Gordon, a fight on pit road and criticism of Keselowski from many of his peers. Last Sunday at Phoenix, Ryan Newman ...FULL STORY »
Ryan Newman talks with members of the Martinsville High School football team, during his September visit. - Photo CreditCredit: Ken Childs
Ryan Newman’s Chase Inspires Martinsville High Football Team
Posted 11.13.14
MARTINSVILLE, Va. (Nov. 13, 2014) - When Ryan Newman visited Martinsville High School as part of NASCAR’s Chase Across America tour, he found himself 16th in points and an underdog in the Chase for the Sprint Cup. Ten weeks later, Newman now finds himself as one of four drivers in ...FULL STORY »
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Survey Says….NASCAR Got It Right
Posted 11.12.14
MIAMI -- When NASCAR’s Chairman and CEO Brian France announced earlier this year news of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series new Chase format, the skeptics were out in full force, but with Sunday’s Ford EcoBoost 400 on deck at Homestead-Miami (Fla.) Speedway, the skepticism seems to have worn off. In fact, ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Ryan Newman (WIX Filters) - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images
Does The Glass Slipper Fit? (Ryan Newman)
Posted 11.12.14
Conceivably, Ryan Newman could win the championship without a victory this season, an anomaly in a new championship format where the primary path to the Chase is through winning at least one of the 26 races in the regular season. But Newman balked at the notion that he is a Cinderella ...FULL STORY »
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NASCAR Grassroots Ties Aplenty With Chase Finalists
Posted 11.12.14
Each Of The Championship 4 Has NASCAR Home Tracks Connections DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Nov. 12, 2014) – Denny Hamlin’s first NASCAR championship was earned in a mini stock at Langley Speedway in his native Virginia. Seventeen years later, he’s positioned to reach the pinnacle of the profession. Hamlin’s start in stock car ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Ryan Newman and Crew Chief Luke Lambert
2014 NSCS Ford EcoBoost 400 Q&A with Luke Lambert
Posted 11.11.14
An Interview With: LUKE LAMBERT             JENNIE LONG:  We're now joined by our final guest for the day, Luke Lambert, crew chief for Ryan Newman and the No. 31 Caterpillar Chevrolet for Richard Childress Racing.  Thanks for joining us. LUKE LAMBERT:  Thank you, guys, for having me. JENNIE LONG:  Talk about your late race strategy ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Ryan Newman (Caterpillar) in garage area - Photo Credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images
Ryan Newman 2014 NSCS Ford EcoBoost 400 Race Preview
Posted 11.11.14
Ryan Newman No. 31 Caterpillar Chevrolet SS Event Preview Fact Sheet This Week's Caterpillar Chevrolet SS at Homestead-Miami Speedway ... Ryan Newman will drive chassis No. 486 in Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series finale. This chassis was utilized earlier this season at Kansas Speedway where the No. 31 team started 17th and finished ...FULL STORY »

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