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Apr 11
Friday

2014 NSCS Bojangles’ Southern 500 Starting Lineup

Kevin Harvick, driver of the #4 Budweiser Chevrolet - Photo Credit: Jeff Curry/Getty Images Friday evening at Darlington Raceway, Kevin Harvick, with a lap speed of 183.479 m.p.h., captured the 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) Bojangles' Southern 500 Coors Light Pole Award. This was Harvick's first series pole of the season, his seventh series career pole and his first series pole at "th Lady in Black." Qualifying with a new track record during round 2 of qualifying was Aric Almirola with the identical speed (183.479 m.p.h.) as Harvick's round 3 pole speed. Unfortunately Almirola wasn't able to duplicate the speed in round 3, and his speed of 182.946 m.p.h, was only good enough to get him the third starting position. (Note: The previous record was set by Kurt Busch last year with a speed of ... FULL STORY »

2014 NSCS Bojangles’ Southern 500 Final Practice Session Speeds

2014 NSCS Driver Ryan Newman sits in his car - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images In the final NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) Bojangles' Southern 500 practice session, it was Ryan Newman on top of the speed chart at Darlington Raceway with a lap speed of 179.167 m.p.h. Marcos Ambrose, with a lap speed of 178.978 m.p.h., was ... FULL STORY »

2014 NSCS Bojangles’ Southern 500 First Practice Session Speeds

2014 NSCS Driver Kevin Harvick (Budweiser) - Photo Credit: Robert Laberge/Getty Images Kevin Harvick, with a lap speed of 177.665 m.p.h., was the fastest early Friday afternoon during the first NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) Bojangles' Southern 500 practice session at Darlington Raceway. Posting the second fastest lap speed of 176.746 m.p.h., was Clint Bowyer, ... FULL STORY »

Kurt Busch – Qualified Speed

2014 NSCS Driver Kurt Busch (Haas Automation) - Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images KANNAPOLIS, N.C., (April 10, 2014) – Kurt Busch, the 2004 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion and driver of the No. 41 Haas Automation Chevrolet SS for Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR), won both his first Sprint Cup pole and also his most ... FULL STORY »

Tony Stewart – A Match For The Masters

2014 NSCS Driver Tony Stewart (Bass Pro Shops/Mobil 1) - Photo Credit: Christian Petersen/Getty Images KANNAPOLIS, N.C., (April 10, 2014) – Sports tend to exude rich history steeped in tradition. This week two different sports visit venues where their respective roots run deep. One of the most nostalgic and iconic events in all of sports is ... FULL STORY »

Danica Patrick – The ‘Lady in Green’ Takes On the ‘Lady in Black’

2014 NSCS Driver Danica Patrick (GoDaddy) - Photo Credit: Sean Gardner/Getty Images KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (April 9, 2014) – Its reputation as the toughest and most challenging racetrack on the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series circuit is widely known. Successfully maneuvering around Darlington (S.C.) Raceway – aptly nicknamed “The Track Too Tough To Tame” – ... FULL STORY »

Stewart Wins Duck Commander 500 Sprint Cup Pole at Texas

Tony Stewart, driver of the #14 Bass Pro Shops / Mobil 1 Chevrolet, poses with the Coors Light Pole Award after qualifying for pole position for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Duck Commander 500 at Texas Motor Speedway on April 5, 2014 in Fort Worth, Texas. - Photo Credit: Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images FORT WORTH, Texas (April 5, 2014) - Three-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Tony Stewart recorded his first pole since 2012 as he won the pole position for Saturday's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Duck Commander 500 in the new knockout qualifying format at ... FULL STORY »



2014 NSCS Driver Tony Stewart in the No. 14 Mobil 1/Bass Pro Shops Chevrolet at Texas Motor Speedway for the Duck Commander 500 - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images
2014 NSCS Duck Commander 500 Starting Lineup
Posted 04.05.14
Saturday afternoon at Texas Motor Speedway, Tony Stewart, with a qualifying lap speed of 195.454 m.p.h., captured the 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) Coors Light Pole Award for Sunday's Duck Commander 500. This was Stewart's first series pole of the season, his fifteenth series career pole and his second series ...FULL STORY »
Kurt Busch, driver of the #41 Haas Automation Chevrolet practices for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Duck Commander 500 at Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth, Texas. - Photo Credit: Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images
2014 NSCS Duck Commander 500 Final Practice Session Speeds
Posted 04.05.14
Last week's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) event winner, Kurt Busch, with a lap speed of 194.630 m.p.h, was the fastest Saturday morning at Texas Motor Speedway during the final NSCS Duck Commander 500 practice session. Posting the second fastest lap speed of 194.616 m.p.h., was Carl Edwards, and he was followed ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Kurt Busch - Photo Credit: Nick Laham/Getty Images
Kurt Busch – Delivering Higher Accuracy, Repeatability
Posted 04.03.14
KANNAPOLIS, N.C., (April 3, 2014) – Kurt Busch, the 2004 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion and driver of the No. 41 Haas Automation Chevrolet SS for Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR), ended an 83-race winless streak Sunday by winning the STP 500 at Martinsville (Va.) Speedway. Now, he has an even bigger task for ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Tony Stewart on track in the No. 14 Mobil 1/Bass Pro Shops Chevrolet SS - Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images
Tony Stewart – A Not-So Secret Weapon
Posted 04.03.14
KANNAPOLIS, N.C., (April 3, 2014) – Advantages are hard to come by in the ultra-competitive NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. Through the first six races of the 2014 season, six different drivers have gone to victory lane, which means teams are placing a high, albeit discreet, premium on any technological nuance ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Kevin Harvick - Photo Credit: Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images
Kevin Harvick – Looking To Complete the Collection at Texas
Posted 04.02.14
KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (April 2, 2014) – A Charlie 1 Horse cowboy hat. It’s the symbol of success at Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth. Along with a trophy, the race winner and his team each receive one to commemorate the victory.  Kevin Harvick, driver of the No. 4 Jimmy John’s Chevrolet ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Danica Patrick (GoDaddy) - Photo Credit: Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images
Danica Patrick – Finding Success on Big Texas Weekend
Posted 04.02.14
KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (April 2, 2014) – There’s no doubt that the eyes of the sports world will be firmly focused on Texas this weekend. Not only does the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series head to Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth for round seven of its 36-race season, but this weekend the ...FULL STORY »
Kurt Busch, driver of the #41 Haas Automation Chevrolet, celebrates in victory lane with champagne after winning during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series STP 500 at Martinsville Speedway on March 30, 2014 in Martinsville, Virginia. - Photo Credit: Matt Sullivan/Getty Images
Kurt Busch strong-arms Jimmie Johnson for Martinsville win
Posted 03.30.14
MARTINSVILLE, Va. —  On Sunday at historic Martinsville Speedway, the driver known as "The Outlaw" committed highway robbery. Bullying his way past six-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson with 10 laps left in Sunday’s STP 500 at the .526-mile short track, Busch held on to edge Johnson by 0.263 seconds, ...FULL STORY »
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Team Chevy 2014 NSCS STP 500 Post-Race Recaps
Posted 03.30.14
KURT BUSCH, NO. 41 HAAS AUTOMATION CHEVROLET SS – WINNER ON HIS RACE: "I didn't know if we'd be able to do it. The No. 48 car is king here - him or the 24. The old theory is if you can't beat 'em, join 'em. We have a Hendrick chassis prepared ...FULL STORY »
Kurt Busch, driver of the #41 Haas Automation Chevrolet, celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series STP 500 at Martinsville Speedway on March 30, 2014 in Martinsville, Virginia. - Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images
2014 NSCS STP 500 Race Results & Point Standings
Posted 03.30.14
Kurt Busch broke an 83-start winless streak in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) Sunday afternoon, as he held off the defending series champion, Jimmie Johnson (by 0.263 seconds) to win the 2014 NSCS STP 500 at Martinsville Speedway. Busch, who thought his day was ruined by an early pit road altercation ...FULL STORY »


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