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Sep 22
Monday

After New Hampshire, all Chase drivers are back in the game

Chase Grid Live LOUDON, N.H.— Wide open. That’s an apt description of Sunday’s action at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, where a succession of on-track dust-ups and hold-your-breath restarts played havoc with the fortunes of Chase drivers who entered the Sylvania 300 feeling relatively secure about their prospects of advancing to the second elimination round. Wide open. That’s also an apt description of the state of the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup. One by one, Chase drivers and their teams made mistakes or fell victim to accidents on the track. Fifteen cautions—two short of the track record—punctuated the action, with 13 yellows coming in the final 131 laps of a scheduled 300. Loose lug nuts. Loose race cars. All contributed to the construction of an unlikely scenario ... FULL STORY »

Ford Racing 2014 NSCS SYLVANIA 300 Post-Race Recaps

Ford Racing Logo FUSION WINS THIRD STRAIGHT AS LOGANO ADVANCES WITH FIRST CHASE VICTORY Joey Logano’s win is his fifth with Ford Racing and seventh of his NASCAR Sprint Cup Series career. In addition, it’s the first Chase victory of his career and second overall ... FULL STORY »

Going, Going, Logano

Joey Logano, driver of the #22 Shell-Pennzoil Ford, receives a lobster in victory lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on September 21, 2014 in Loudon, New Hampshire. - Photo Credit: Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images New England native Joey Logano punches ticket into second round of NASCAR Chase for the Sprint Cup Championship; breaks NHMS consecutive different winners streak LOUDON, N.H. – Joey Logano made it a clean sweep for Penske Racing at New Hampshire Motor ... FULL STORY »

2014 NSCS SYLVANIA 300 Race Results & Point Standings

Joey Logano, driver of the #22 Shell-Pennzoil Ford, celebrates in victory lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on September 21, 2014 in Loudon, New Hampshire. - Photo Credit: Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images After a green-white-checkered (flags) dash to the finish in Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) SYLVANIA 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, it was Joey Logano holding off series Rookie of the Year (ROTY) candidate, Kyle Larson, to win and ... FULL STORY »

Toyota Racing 2014 NSCS SYLVANIA 300 Post-Race Recaps

Toyota Racing Logo Kyle Busch (eighth), who is one of 16 drivers in the Chase playoff, was the highest-finishing Toyota driver in Sunday afternoon's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. Joey Logano was the race-winner in the 303 lap ... FULL STORY »

Team Chevy 2014 NSCS SYLVANIA 300 Post-Race Recaps

Team Chevy Logo KYLE LARSON, NO. 42 TARGET CHEVROLET SS – FINISHED 2ND THIS CAR CAN'T HAVE A WHOLE LOT OF FUEL LEFT IN IT, TALK ABOUT YOUR RUN: "It was a really good race for us. Our Target Chevy wasn't even a top-15 car ... FULL STORY »

2014 NSCS SYLVANIA 300 Final Practice Session Speeds

Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 Drive To End Hunger Chevrolet, prepares to drive in practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on September 20, 2014 in Loudon, New Hampshire. - Photo Credit: Will Schneekloth/Getty Images Saturday afternoon at New Hampshire Motor Speedway (NHMS), it was Jeff Gordon - with a lap speed of 135.357mph - leading the field in the final NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) SYLVANIA 300 practice session. Tomorrow's pole-sitter and current series points ... FULL STORY »



Brad Park (22), a nine-time NHL All-Star and Hockey Hall of Famer, will drive the pace car to start Sunday’s SYLVANIA 300 at NHMS.
Park and Go: NHL Hall of Famer to Drive Pace Car
Posted 09.20.14
Nine-time NHL All-Star, former Boston Bruins standout defenseman Brad Park to lead the field to green for the Sprint Cup Series' SYLVANIA 300 LOUDON, N.H. - A six-time runner up as the National Hockey League's top defenseman, Brad Park will trade his skates for driving shoes when he gets behind the ...FULL STORY »
Brad Keselowski, driver of the #2 Miller Lite Ford, practices for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon, New Hampshire. - Photo Credit Chris Trotman/Getty Images
2014 NSCS SYLVANIA 300 Second Practice Session Speeds
Posted 09.20.14
Once again it was Brad Keselowski at the top of the scoring pylon, as the current NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) points leader posted the fastest lap speed of 135.622mph, during the second SYLVANIA 300 practice session at New Hampshire Motor Speedway early Saturday morning. Ryan Newman was second fastest with ...FULL STORY »
Brad Keselowski, driver of the #2 Miller Lite Ford, celebrate setting the pole position during qualifying for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on September 19, 2014 in Loudon, New Hampshire. - Photo Credit: Chris Trotman/Getty Images
Record-Setting Day As Keselowski Takes Sprint Cup Pole at NHMS
Posted 09.19.14
Cool temps mean super-fast times as Keselowski tops list of 26 drivers to eclipse old track Sprint Cup qualifying record LOUDON, N.H. - Twenty-six different drivers broke Kyle Busch's July track qualifying record. But by the end of the time trials, it was Brad Keselowski at the top. The hottest driver ...FULL STORY »
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Ford Racing 2014 NSCS SYLVANIA 300 Post-Qualifying Recaps
Posted 09.19.14
JOEY LOGANO – No. 22 Shell/Pennzoil Ford Fusion – “It was just OK.  We weren’t as good as we thought we would be and thought we would have been a little faster than where we ended up.  I had to make another run there in the first segment to get ...FULL STORY »
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Toyota Racing 2014 NSCS SYLVANIA 300 Post-Qualifying Recaps
Posted 09.19.14
DENNY HAMLIN, No. 11 FedEx Ground Toyota Camry, Joe Gibbs Racing Starting Position:  4th How was your qualifying session? "Our lap wasn't bad -- just lacking overall speed.  Really we need a tenth-and-a-half to really be able to run with the 2 car (Brad Keselowski).  Overall, a little discouraged about the speed, but ...FULL STORY »
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Team Chevy 2014 NSCS SYLVANIA 300 Post-Qualifying Recaps
Posted 09.19.14
JAMIE MCMURRAY, NO. 1 BELKIN/WEMO CHEVROLET SS – QUALIFIED 2ND ON HIS QUALIFYING SESSION: “I thought we had a really good car in race trim.  We ran a few laps in race trim to start today.  Very similar to the same car we had here the first race.  We switched over to ...FULL STORY »
Denny Hamlin, driver of the #11 FedEx Ground Toyota, speaks at a press conference following practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on September 19, 2014 in Loudon, New Hampshire. - Photo Credit: Will Schneekloth/Getty Images
2014 NSCS SYLVANIA 300 Q&A with Denny Hamlin
Posted 09.19.14
DENNY HAMLIN, No. 11 FedEx Ground Toyota Camry, Joe Gibbs Racing What's the outlook for New Hampshire this weekend? "We're excited to be here and obviously have a good start to the Chase.  We can really put ourselves in position this weekend with another strong run.  We can probably breathe slightly easier ...FULL STORY »
Brad Keselowski, driver of the #2 Miller Lite Ford, looks on during qualifying for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on September 19, 2014 in Loudon, New Hampshire. - Photo Credit: Will Schneekloth/Getty Images
2014 NSCS SYLVANIA 300 Starting Lineup
Posted 09.19.14
The 2012 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) champion and current points leader, Brad Keselowski, with a new qualifying track record speed of 140.598mph at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, captured the pole for Sunday's SYLVANIA 300. Keselowski, who broke Kyle Busch's previous track record speed of 138.130mph - set this past July, ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Jeff Gordon (AARP Drive to End Hunger) - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images
2014 NSCS SYLVANIA 300 Q&A with Jeff Gordon
Posted 09.19.14
JEFF GORDON, NO. 24 DRIVE TO END HUNGER CHEVROLET SS met with media and discussed the strengths of his team, the race tracks he likes coming up in the Chase, different winners at New Hampshire, and more.: TALK ABOUT THE CHASE-OPENER AT CHICAGO, AND YOUR OUTLOOK FOR THIS WEEKEND AT NEW ...FULL STORY »


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