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Danica Patrick Ready to Return to Atlanta

2015 NSCS Driver Danica Patrick - Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (Feb. 25, 2015) – After overcoming adversity at Daytona (Fla.) International Speedway, Danica Patrick and the No. 10 GoDaddy Chevrolet SS team for Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR) are ready to return to the site of Patrick’s career-best NASCAR Sprint Cup Series finish: Atlanta Motor Speedway. In Daytona last week, Patrick faced numerous hurdles, including a poor qualifying position and two wrecked racecars, but she was able to race her way into the field for the 57th running of the Daytona 500 and bring home a solid finish. With Budweiser Speedweeks in the history books, the “regular” Sprint Cup season commences with Sunday’s Folds of Honor 500 at Atlanta. Last Labor Day weekend at Atlanta, Patrick and her GoDaddy team started the ... FULL STORY »

Kevin Harvick – First of Many

2015 NSCS Driver Kevin Harvick (Jimmy John's/Budweiser) - Photo Credit: Chris Graythen/Getty Images KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (Feb. 25, 2015) – Kevin Harvick, driver of the No. 4 Jimmy John’s/Budweiser Chevrolet SS for Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR), won his first Sprint Cup Series race in only his third career Sprint Cup Series start on March 11, ... FULL STORY »

Stewart-Haas Racing Names Regan Smith Interim Driver for No. 41 Team at Atlanta

Stewart-Haas Racing Logo KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (Feb. 23, 2015) – Stewart-Haas Racing has named Regan Smith interim driver of its No. 41 Haas Automation Chevrolet SS for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race weekend Feb. 26-March 1 at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Smith will begin driving ... FULL STORY »

2015 NSCS Daytona 500 Q&A with Kevin Harvick

2015 NSCS Driver Kevin Harvick (Budweiser) - Photo Credit: Robert Laberge/Getty Images KEVIN HARVICK, NO. 4 BUDWEISER/JIMMY JOHN’S CHEVROLET SS met with media and discussed the SAFER barrier issue, Kyle Busch’s injury, varying conditions surrounding today’s race such as weather temperatures, race day routines, momentum carried over from 2014, and more. GIVE US ... FULL STORY »

Kurt Busch’s suspension means opportunity for Regan Smith

Regan Smith, driver of the #41 Haas Automation Chevrolet, speaks at a press conference prior to practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series 57th Annual Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway on February 21, 2015 in Daytona Beach, Florida. Regan Smith has been named as the replacement driver for Kurt Busch in the #41 for the Daytona 500 on Sunday. Busch was suspended indefinitely by NASCAR after a no-contact order was issued against him for alleged abuse against his ex-girlfriend Patricia Driscoll. - Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.— When the green flag flies for the Daytona 500 on Sunday, Regan Smith will be behind the wheel of the No. 41 Stewart-Haas Racing Chevrolet, subbing for suspended driver Kurt Busch. Last-minute relief jobs are nothing new to ... FULL STORY »

2015 NSCS Daytona 500 Q&A with Regan Smith (No. 41 Interim Driver)

Regan Smith, driver of the #41 Haas Automation Chevrolet, speaks at a press conference prior to practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series 57th Annual Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway on February 21, 2015 in Daytona Beach, Florida. Regan Smith has been named as the replacement driver for Kurt Busch in the #41 for the Daytona 500 on Sunday. Busch was suspended indefinitely by NASCAR after a no-contact order was issued against him for alleged abuse against his ex-girlfriend Patricia Driscoll. - Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images REGAN SMITH, INTERIM DRIVER OF THE NO. 41 HAAS-AUTOMATION CHEVROLET SS met with media and discussed the preparation involved to drive in both the Xfinity and Cup races this weekend, making the most of the opportunity, learning the draft in the ... FULL STORY »

Jeff Gordon’s ‘Great American’ goodbye

Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 Drive To End Hunger Chevrolet, poses with the Coors Light Pole Award after qualifying for the pole position for the 57th Annual Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway on February 15, 2015 in Daytona Beach, Florida. - Photo Credit: Chris Graythen/Getty Images Jeff Gordon kicked off his final full-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season the best way he possibly could – by winning the Daytona 500 Coors Light Pole. The 43-year-old will attempt to launch his farewell full-schedule campaign in even grander fashion ... FULL STORY »



2015 NSCS Driver Kurt Busch - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images
NASCAR suspends driver Kurt Busch after domestic abuse finding
Posted 02.21.15
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.— NASCAR has suspended Sprint Cup Series driver Kurt Busch indefinitely after the release of a supplemental disposition by the Family Court of the State of Delaware delineating the reasons for the court’s decision, announced Monday, to grant an order of protection to Busch’s former girlfriend, Patricia Driscoll. Busch, ...FULL STORY »
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Stewart-Haas Racing Names Regan Smith Interim Driver for No. 41 Team in Daytona 500
Posted 02.20.15
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Feb. 20, 2015) – Stewart-Haas Racing has named Regan Smith interim driver of its No. 41 Haas Automation Chevrolet SS for the 57th Daytona 500 Sunday at Daytona International Speedway. Smith will be available in the deadline room of Daytona’s media center at 9:45 a.m. EST on Saturday. ...FULL STORY »
Executive Vice President & Chief Racing Development Officer Steve OÂ’Donnell announces the indefinite suspension of Kurt Busch, driver of the #41 Haas Automation Chevrolet, at Daytona International Speedway on February 20, 2015 in Daytona Beach, Florida. A Delaware judge issued a no-contact order against Busch after an alleged incident of domestic violence between Busch and his ex-girlfriend Patricia Driscoll in his motorhome at Dover International Speedway in September 2014. - Photo Credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images
NASCAR Executive V.P. Steve O’Donnell on Kurt Busch Suspension
Posted 02.20.15
DAVID HIGDON: Good evening everyone. Thank you for joining us tonight at Daytona International Speedway. We have with us tonight Mr. Steve O’Donnell, our NASCAR Executive Vice President and Chief Racing Development Officer. STEVE O’DONNELL: Thank you David. As we stated last year, NASCAR fully recognized the serious nature of the ...FULL STORY »
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Kevin Harvick to Appear at Budweiser ROLL-BAR Club During Campingworld.com 500 Weekend at PIR
Posted 02.19.15
PHOENIX – NASCAR Sprint Cup Series star Kevin Harvick, driver of the No. 4 Budweiser Chevrolet, is scheduled to appear at Phoenix International Raceway’s Budweiser ROLL-BAR Club for a moderated question and answer session before the CampingWorld.com 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race on Sunday, March 15. The Budweiser ROLL-BAR Club, ...FULL STORY »
Danica Patrick Goes To Backup Car
Posted 02.18.15
Six minutes into Wednesday’s first NASCAR Sprint Cup Series practice session, Danica Patrick’s No. 10 Stewart-Haas Racing Chevrolet sat immobile on the infield grass. Patrick’s car had turned and smacked the outside wall when Denny Hamlin steered to the middle in a three-wide draft, and her team immediately rolled out a ...FULL STORY »
Kevin Harvick, No. 4 Jimmy Johns Chevrolet battles rival Joey Logano in the No. 22 Shell-Pennzoil Ford during Saturday night's Sprint Unlimited at Daytona International Speedway. (Photo Credit: Nigel Kindrade / NKP)
Kevin Harvick, Joey Logano Argue Following Sprint Unlimited
Posted 02.15.15
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — In a metaphorical continuation of the 2014 Chase for the Championship, Matt Kenseth won the Sprint Unlimited while Kevin Harvick and Joey Logano were involved in yet another post-race fracas. Harvick and Logano were involved in the “firesuit in the family” feud back in 2010 and ...FULL STORY »
2015 NSCS Driver Kurt Busch - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images
2015 NASCAR Sprint Unlimited First Practice Session Speeds
Posted 02.13.15
The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) teams eligible for the 2015 Sprint Unlimited, were on-track at the superspeedway of Daytona International Speedway Friday evening for the first time of the season. And, at the top of the speed chart with a lap speed of 200.749 mph, it was Kurt Busch posting ...FULL STORY »
NASCAR Driver Danica Patrick (GoDaddy) - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images
Danica Patrick – Who’s ‘Got Your Back’ at Daytona?
Posted 02.11.15
KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (Feb. 10, 2015) – In a race during which much is out of the drivers’ control, and working the draft to utilize their fellow competitors to maneuver to the front is key, it’s common for drivers to wonder who’s got their back leading into the Daytona 500 at ...FULL STORY »
NASCAR Driver Tony Stewart (Bass Pro Shops/Mobil 1) - Photo Credit: Christian Petersen/Getty Images
Tony Stewart – Vintage Smoke
Posted 02.11.15
KANNAPOLIS, N.C., (Feb. 11, 2015) – It was all there. The trademark mischievous grin. The perfectly timed wisecrack. The twinkle in the eye. It was vintage Tony Stewart, and it was on display a few weeks ago during the annual Charlotte (N.C.) Motor Speedway Media Tour. It’s Stewart’s state of being ...FULL STORY »


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