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May 09
Friday

Chevrolet’s Kevin Harvick Puts SS on the Pole in Kansas

Kevin Harvick, driver of the #4 Jimmy John's Chevrolet, poses with the pole award after qualifying for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series 5-Hour Energy 400 at Kansas Speedway on May 9, 2014 in Kansas City, Kansas. - Photo Credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images Chevy SS Drivers Occupy 6 of top 10 Starting Positions KANSAS CITY, KS – May 9, 2014 - Kevin Harvick placed his No. 4 Jimmy John’s Chevrolet SS on the pole for the inaugural NASCAR Sprint Cup race to be held under the lights night at Kansas Speedway.  The pole is Harvick’s second of the season, making him the only driver with two poles in 2014. This is also Harvick’s second pole at the 1.5-mile track.  The driver of the aptly named ‘Freaky Fast’ Chevrolet SS laid down a lap of 27.799 seconds, 194.658 mph, which is a new Kansas Speedway track record.  The qualifying run marks the ninth pole for Chevrolet in 18 qualifying sessions at Kansas. Harvick led five other Chevrolet SS ... FULL STORY »

Team Chevy 2014 NSCS 5-hour ENERGY 400 Post-Qualifying Recaps

Team Chevy Logo KEVIN HARVICK, NO. 4 JIMMY JOHN’S CHEVROLET SS – POLE WINNER ON WINNING THE POLE: “Just have to thank everybody on my Jimmy John’s Chevrolet for all that they do.  It was ‘Freaky Fast’ today so just have to put it all ... FULL STORY »

2014 NSCS 5-hour ENERGY 400 Starting Lineup

Kevin Harvick drives the #4 Jimmy John's Chevrolet - Photo Credit: Harry How/Getty Images Kevin Harvick, with a new NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) Kansas Speedway qualifying track record lap speed of 194.252 m.p.h., captured the 2014 5-hour ENERGY 400 Coors Light Pole Award Friday evening. Harvick, who broke Matt Kenseth's previous track record speed ... FULL STORY »

2014 NSCS 5-hour ENERGY 400 Final Practice Session Speeds

2014 NSCS Driver Tony Stewart looks out from his No. 14 Bass Pro Shops/Mobil 1 Chevrolet SS - Photo Credit: Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images Tony Stewart, with a lap speed of 192.809 m.p.h., was the fastest Friday afternoon during the final NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) 5-hour ENERGY 400 practice session at Kansas Speedway. (Note: Matt Kenseth holds the series qualifying track record at ... FULL STORY »

2014 NSCS 5-hour ENERGY 400 Q&A with Driver Kurt Busch

2014 NSCS Driver Kurt Busch on track in the No. 41 Haas Automation Chevy SS - Photo Credit: Todd Warshaw/Getty Images KURT BUSCH, NO. 41 HAAS AUTOMATION CHEVROLET SS met with media and discussed racing both the Indy 500 and the Coke 600 on Memorial Day weekend, his physical fitness routine to prepare, the busy schedule, and more.   ON TALKING TO TONY ... FULL STORY »

Tony Stewart – Progressive Rock

2014 NSCS Driver Tony Stewart (Bass Pro Shops/Mobil 1) - Photo Credit: Christian Petersen/Getty Images KANNAPOLIS, N.C., (May 7, 2014) – Tony Stewart is a fan of progressive rock, be it of the powerhouse band “Kansas” that was formed in Topeka in the early 1970s, to the rock that was unearthed at Kansas Speedway in ... FULL STORY »

Danica Patrick – Kansas, Here I Come

2014 NSCS Driver Danica Patrick (GoDaddy) - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (May 7, 2014) – Kansas Speedway in Kansas City has been a roller coaster of emotion for Danica Patrick in her career. In 2005, she won her first of three pole positions in the IndyCar Series and finished 11th or ... FULL STORY »



Kurt Busch, driver of the #41 Haas Automation Chevrolet, sits in the garage during practice - Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images
Kurt Busch – Double Time
Posted 05.07.14
KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (May 7, 2014) – The countdown is on and preparations are in full swing as Kurt Busch prepares for his attempt at “The Double” – racing both the Indianapolis 500 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway and the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte (N.C.) Motor Speedway on May 25. For the second week ...FULL STORY »
Kevin Harvick drives the #4 Jimmy John's Chevrolet - Photo Credit: Harry How/Getty Images
Kevin Harvick – ‘Freaky Fast’ More than Just a Slogan
Posted 05.06.14
KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (May 6, 2014) – Unlike any other sub shop in the country, Jimmy John’s is all about the freshest ingredients, the fastest service and “Freaky Fast” delivery. While most people are more than impressed with the quality of Jimmy John’s sandwiches, it’s the speed with which they are prepared and ...FULL STORY »
NSCS Driver Danica Patrick - Photo Credit: Jared Wickerham/Getty Images
Danica Patrick – All Eyes on the Prize at Talladega
Posted 04.30.14
KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (April 30, 2014) – This is a race Danica Patrick has circled on her calendar. While many drivers are not fond of the extremely tight packs of cars that dominate the racing action at restrictor-plate tracks like Daytona (Fla.) International Speedway and Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway, Patrick freely admits she ...FULL STORY »
Tony Stewart, driver of the #14 Mobil 1/Bass Pro Shops Chevrolet, speaks with his crew chief Chad Johnston. - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images
Tony Stewart – Conscious Uncoupling
Posted 04.30.14
KANNAPOLIS, N.C., (April 30, 2014) – NASCAR was ahead of its time. Well before Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin made “conscious uncoupling” mainstream, NASCAR introduced the Gen-6 racecar in 2013 and consciously uncoupled the tandem draft, which had been prevalent at its two restrictor-plate racetracks – Daytona (Fla.) International Speedway and ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Kurt Busch (Haas Automation) - Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images
Kurt Busch – Reversing Roles
Posted 04.30.14
KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (April 30, 2014) – Kurt Busch, 2004 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion and driver of the No. 41 Haas Automation Chevrolet SS for Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR), spent the week in Indianapolis announcing his sponsor and attending rookie orientation for the Indianapolis 500. The week kicked off his attempt ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Kevin Harvick (Jimmy Johns) - Photo Credit: Rober Laberge/Getty Images
Kevin Harvick Unrestricted at Talladega
Posted 04.28.14
KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (April 28, 2014) – Races at Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway are always viewed as unpredictable. Talladega is one of only two racetracks on the Sprint Cup circuit where restrictor plates are used. By definition, a restrictor plate is a device installed at the air intake of an engine to limit its power. The use of a restrictor ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Kevin Harvick - Photo Credit: Robert Laberge/Getty Images
Kevin Harvick: Even after success, the work doesn’t stop
Posted 04.28.14
RICHMOND, Va.— Kevin Harvick already has enjoyed considerable success this season, his first with Stewart-Haas Racing. Entering the weekend at Richmond International Raceway, he was the only driver to have won twice in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, a distinction he secured Apr. 19 at Darlington. On Friday night, he dominated ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Kevin Harvick - Photo Credit: Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images
2014 NSCS Toyota Owners 400 Q&A with Driver Kevin Harvick
Posted 04.25.14
KEVIN HARVICK, NO. 4 OUTBACK CHEVROLET SS, met with members of the media at Richmond International Raceway and discussed the momentum he brings into Richmond following his win at Darlington, his thoughts on the possible reduction of horsepower next season and many other topics. TALK A LITTLE BIT ABOUT YOUR THOUGHTS ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Tony Stewart (Rush Truck Centers) - Photo Credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images
Tony Stewart Enriched at Richmond
Posted 04.24.14
KANNAPOLIS, N.C., (April 24, 2014) – Tony Stewart likes to win. As both a driver and an owner in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, winning is something he’s been able to do. Repeatedly. As a driver, Stewart has scored 48 point-paying victories along with a trio of Sprint Cup championships. Since ...FULL STORY »


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