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Mar 07
Saturday

2015 NSCS Kobalt 400 Final Practice Session Speeds

Jimmie Johnson, driver of the #48 Kobalt Tools Chevrolet, stands in the garage during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Kobalt 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on March 7, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. - Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images Jimmie Johnson, with a lap speed of 187.637 MPH, was the quickest Saturday afternoon during the final NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) practice session for Sunday's Kobalt 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway (LVMS). Second quickest in the session was Joey Logano with a lap speed of 186.916 MPH, and he was followed by Casey Mears (186.458 MPH) who was third, Martin Truex Jr. (186.438) fourth and Kevin Harvick (186.342) was fifth. Rounding out the top-10 quickest drivers in the "Happy Hour" (final) practice were Brian Vickers (185.842 MPH) who was sixth, Matt Kenseth (185.816) seventh, Dale Earnhardt Jr. (185.765) eighth, Brad Keselowski (185.605) ninth and Austin Dillon (185.561) posting the 10th-fastest lap speed. The 18th annual Kobalt 400 at Las Vegas Motor ... FULL STORY »

2015 NXS Boyd Gaming 300 Starting Lineup

Austin Dillon, driver of the #33 Rheem Chevrolet, poses with Miss Coors Light Rachel Rupert after winning the Coors Light Pole Award for the NASCAR XFINITY Series Boyd Gaming 300 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on March 7, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. - Photo Credit: Chris Trotman/Getty Images Austin Dillon, who was the fastest in both NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) practice sessions on Friday, will start on the pole - with a qualifying lap speed of 184.332 MPH - for today's Boyd Gaming 300 at Las Vegas Motor ... FULL STORY »

2015 NSCS Kobalt 400 Second Practice Session Speeds

Jimmie Johnson, driver of the #48 Kobalt Tools Chevrolet, practices for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Kobalt 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway in Las Vegas, Nevada. - Photo Credit: Chris Graythen/Getty Images Early Saturday afternoon (ET - Eastern Time) at Las Vegas Motor Speedway (LVMS), the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) teams had their second Kobalt 400 practice session, and at the top of the speed chart it was Jimmie Johnson with the ... FULL STORY »

2015 NSCS Kobalt 400 Starting Lineup

2015 NSCS Driver Jeff Gordon on track in the No. 24 3M Chevrolet SS - Photo Credit: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images Friday evening at Las Vegas Motor Speedway (LVMS) Jeff Gordon captured the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) Kobalt 400 pole, and did it with a new NSCS qualifying track record speed of 194.679 MPH. Gordon, who broke Joey Logano's previous LVMS ... FULL STORY »

2015 NXS Boyd Gaming 300 Final Practice Session Speeds

2015 NXS Driver Austin Dillon (Rheem) - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images Once again on Friday in the NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) at Las Vegas Motor Speedway (LVMS), it was Austin Dillon - with a lap speed of 182.927 MPH - showing the fastest way around the track during the final Boyd ... FULL STORY »

2015 NXS Boyd Gaming 300 First Practice Session Speeds

2015 NXS Driver Austin Dillon on track in the No. 33 Rheem Chevrolet Camaro - Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images Austin Dillon, with a lap speed of 180.977 MPH, was the fastest early Friday evening during the first NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) practice session for Saturday's Boyd Gaming 300 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway (LVMS). Second fastest in the session with a ... FULL STORY »

2015 NSCS Kobalt 400 First Practice Session Speeds

2015 NSCS Driver Kyle Larson (Target) - Photo Credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) begins three consecutive weekends of racing on the west coast starting off with Las Vegas Motor Speedway (LVMS), and on Friday afternoon, Kyle Larson- with a lap speed of 191.646 MPH - was the quickest ... FULL STORY »



Kobalt 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway
2015 Las Vegas Motor Speedway NASCAR Weekend Track Event Schedule
Posted 03.01.15
LAS VEGAS MOTOR SPEEDWAY 2015 NASCAR SPRINT CUP SERIES NASCAR XFINITY SERIES EVENT SCHEDULE Thursday, March 5th 3:00 PM 5:00 PM BROADCASTING SET- UP 5:00 PM 8:00 PM Las Vegas Motor Speedway ...FULL STORY »
Jimmie Johnson, driver of the #48 Lowe's Chevrolet, takes the checkered flag to win the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway on March 1, 2015 in Hampton, Georgia. - Photo Credit: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images
2015 NSCS Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 Race Results & Point Standings
Posted 03.01.15
Jimmie Johnson held off Kevin Harvick - by 1.802 seconds - Sunday in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500, and finds himself in victory lane after starting from the back of the field (37th) at Atlanta Motor Speedway (AMS). This was Johnson's 71st series career victory, his fourth ...FULL STORY »
Matt Crafton, driver of the #88 Fisher Nuts/Menards Toyota, celebrates with a burnout after winning the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Hyundai Construction Equipment 200 on February 28, 2015 in Hampton, Georgia. - Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images
2015 NCWTS Hyundai Construction Equipment 200 Race Results & Point Standings
Posted 02.28.15
The defending 2014 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) champion, Matt Crafton, took charge Saturday night in the Hyundai Construction Equipment 200 at Atlanta Motor Speedway (AMS), and finished with a comfortable 8.752 second lead over Ty Dillon for the victory. Crafton, who led the most laps - 85 out 130, ...FULL STORY »
Kevin Harvick, driver of the #88 Bad Boy Buggies Chevrolet, races during the NASCAR XFINITY Series Hisense 250 at Atlanta Motor Speedway on February 28, 2015 in Hampton, Georgia. - Photo Credit: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images
2015 NXS Hisense 250 Race Results & Point Standings
Posted 02.28.15
Kevin Harvick dominated the NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) Hisense 250 Saturday afternoon, as he led the most laps and finishes 1.207 seconds ahead of  Joey Logano, to win at Atlanta Motor Speedway (AMS). Harvick, who led 101 laps - out of 163. received his 45th series caeer victory and his fourth series victory ...FULL STORY »
Brad Keselowski, driver of the #29 Cooper Standard Ford, poses with the Keystone Light Pole Award after qualifying for the pole position for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Hyundai Construction Equipment 200 at Atlanta Motor Speedway on February 28, 2015 in Hampton, Georgia. - Photo Credit: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images
2015 NCWTS Hyundai Construction Equipment 200 Starting Lineup
Posted 02.28.15
Update: NASCAR later disallowed Keselowski's time after determining that he did not get his qualifying lap started on time to be recorded. Ben Kennedy was then deemed the pole-sitter. Brad Keselowski, with a qualifying lap speed of 177.045 MPH, won the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) pole for this evening's ...FULL STORY »
2015 NXS Driver Joey Logano (Discount Tire) - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images
2015 NXS Hisense 250 Starting Lineup
Posted 02.28.15
Early Saturday morning at Atlanta Motor Speedway (AMS), Joey Logano - with a qualifying lap speed of 184.162 MPH - captured the pole for this afternoon's NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) Hisense 250. Logano, who also won the pole for tomorrow's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500, received ...FULL STORY »
2015 NSCS Driver Joey Logano on track at Atlanta Motor Speedway in the No. 22. Pennzoil Ford Fusion. - Photo Credit: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images
2015 NSCS Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 Starting Lineup
Posted 02.27.15
Joey Logano's momentum from last week's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) Daytona 500 victory carried over Friday evening into qualifying, as Logano - with a qualfying lap speed of 194.683 MPH - captured the pole for Sunday's Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Starting second on the outside pole ...FULL STORY »
Brad Keselowski, driver of the #29 Cooper Standard Ford, practices for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Hyundai Construction Equipment 200 at Atlanta Motor Speedway on February 27, 2015 in Hampton, Georgia. - Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images
2015 NCWTS Hyundai Construction Equipment 200 Final Practice Session Speeds
Posted 02.27.15
During the only NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) practice session for Saturday's Hyundai Construction Equipment 200 at Atlanta Motor Speedway (AMS), it was Brad Keselowski  posting the fastest lap speed of 178.695 MPH. Series Rookie of the Year (ROTY) candidates, Erik Jones (178.677 MPH) and Cameron Hayley (178.482 MPH) were second ...FULL STORY »
2015 NXS Driver Joey Logano - Photo Credit: Getty Images
2015 NXS Hisense 250 Final Practice Session Speeds
Posted 02.27.15
During the final NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) Hisense 250 practice session at Atlanta Motor Speedway (AMS) on Friday, it was Joey Logano (once again, as he did in the first practice) showing the fastest way around the track with a lap speed of 182.105 MPH. Brendan Gaughan posted the second fastest ...FULL STORY »


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