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Articles tagged ‘U.S. Cellular 250’

Jul 14
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Kenny Wallace Looking Forward To Next Chapter In Racing Career

NASCAR Driver Kenny Wallace - Photo Credit: Brian Cleary/Getty Images "Herman" Hopes to End NASCAR Career on Top; 547 Career Starts Will Mark a New Standard for Longevity in NASCAR's Xfinity Series CHARLOTTE, NC (July 14, 2015)-- The August 1st U.S. Cellular 250 at Iowa Speedway will be Kenny Wallace's third NASCAR Xfinity Series start of 2015. The ever-popular Wallace announced today that after what will be a series-record 547 career starts, the Iowa event will also mark the final start of his 26-year NASCAR career. While his NASCAR career may be coming to a close, the man affectionately known to friends and fans as "Herman," doesn't plan to go out without a fight. He heads to Iowa with what is likely one of his best chances ever to capture the checkers. ... FULL STORY »

No. 23 NASCAR Nationwide Series Team Penalized For Rules Violation At Iowa Speedway

NASCAR Nationwide Series Logo DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Aug. 5, 2014) — The No. 23 team that competes in the NASCAR Nationwide Series has been penalized for a rules infraction that occurred during practice Aug. 1 at Iowa Speedway. The infraction is a P3 level penalty and violates sections: 12-1: Actions ... FULL STORY »

Transmission Issues Plague Eric McClure in U.S. Cellular 250

Eric McClure (Photo Credit: Jonathan Ferrey / Getty Images) Newton, IA (August 3, 2014)- Eric McClure finished 23rd in Saturday night's U.S. Cellular 250 at Iowa Speedway after starting 29th. With this finish McClure remained 19th in the NASCAR Driver Point Standings. Early in the race, the No. 14 Reynolds ... FULL STORY »

TriStar Motorsports (Mike Bliss / Hal Martin / Eric McClure) 2014 NNS U.S. Cellular 250 Post Race Reports

TriStar Motorsports Mike Bliss Finishes 16th "The American Heartland": After qualifying 21st for the U.S. Cellular 250, Mike Bliss was ready to buckle into the No. 19 TriStar Motorsports Camry and run the 250-mile race. 31 laps into the race, Bliss had advanced ... FULL STORY »

James Buescher Limps Home in the 26th-Place at Iowa Speedway

James Buescher, No. 99 Ruud Toyota Camry NEWTON, Iowa (August 3, 2014) - The NASCAR Nationwide Series made their second trip to the 0.875-mile short track of Iowa Speedway on Saturday evening. For the second time this season, The No. 99 RAB Racing team and James Buescher ... FULL STORY »

Handling Issues Leave Chase Pistone with an 18th-Place Finish at Iowa

Chase Pistone, No. 31 Turner Scott Motorsports Chevrolet Camaro NEWTON, Iowa (August 3, 2014) - In his second NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) start of the season with Turner Scott Motorsports (TSM), Chase Pistone brought home an 18th-place finish after fighting handling issues throughout the evening in the U.S. ... FULL STORY »

Trevor Bayne Finishes Third, Wins ‘Dash 4 Cash’ In Iowa

2014 NNS Driver Trevor Bayne (AdvoCare) - Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images NEWTON, Iowa. (August 2, 2014) – Trevor Bayne, driver of the No. 6 AdvoCare Ford Mustang earned a third-place finish on Saturday evening in the NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) event at Iowa Speedway and won Nationwide Insurance’s ‘Dash 4 ... FULL STORY »



2014 NNS Driver Jeffrey Earnhardt in car - Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images
Suspension KOs Jeffrey Earnhardt At Iowa Speedway
Posted 08.03.14
NEWTON, Iowa – Suspension issues sidelined JD Motorsports with Gary Keller driver Jeffrey Earnhardt in Saturday night’s U.S. Cellular 250 Nationwide Series race at Iowa Speedway. Earnhardt parked his Chevrolet 200 laps into the race and finished 31st. “Not the kind of night we wanted,” Earnhardt said. “This is the kind ...FULL STORY »
Landon Cassill (Photo Credit: Kevin C. Cox / Getty Images)
Landon Cassill Strong Again At Iowa Speedway
Posted 08.03.14
NEWTON, Iowa – Landon Cassill likes to come home to Iowa to race. A native of Cedar Rapids, Cassill scored a 13th-place finish in Saturday night’s U.S. Cellular 250 Nationwide Series race at Iowa Speedway, completing a fine two-race run in his home state this season. In May, Cassill was ...FULL STORY »
2014 NNS Driver Brian Scott in car (Shore Lodge) - Photo Credit: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images
Brian Scott Earns Seventh-Place Finish at Iowa Speedway
Posted 08.03.14
Brian Scott and the No. 2 Shore Lodge Chevrolet Camaro qualified for the U.S. Cellular 250 presented by New Holland at Iowa Speedway in the fourth position. With track position playing a major role at the 7/8-mile track, the 26-year old driver battled inside the top-10 for the majority of ...FULL STORY »
2014 NNS Driver Ty Dillon (center) speaks with his No. 3 Bass Pro Shops Chevy Crew - Photo Credit: Matt Sullivan/Getty Images
Ty Dillon Finishes Fifth in U.S. Cellular 250 at Iowa Speedway
Posted 08.03.14
Ty Dillon drove Richard Childress Racing's No. 3 Bass Pro Shops Chevrolet Camaro to its third consecutive top-five finish Saturday night in the U.S. Cellular 250 presented by New Holland crossing the finish line fifth. Dillon wheeled his No. 3 Chevrolet inside the top-10 for most of the 250-lap race ...FULL STORY »
2014 NNS Driver Brendan Gaughan (South Point) - Photo Credit: Jason Miller/Getty Images
Brendan Gaughan Finishes 11th at Iowa Speedway
Posted 08.03.14
Brendan Gaughan and the No. 62 Richard Childress Racing Chevrolet qualified 16th for the NASCAR Nationwide Series U.S. Cellular 250 at Iowa Speedway. The Las Vegas-native began reporting a loose-handling race car on lap 11. When the first caution flag fell on lap 26, crew chief Shane Wilson elected to ...FULL STORY »
2014 NNS Driver Trevor Bayne (AdvoCare) - Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images
2014 NNS U.S. Cellular 250 Starting Lineup
Posted 08.02.14
Early Friday evening at Iowa Speedway, Trevor Bayne, with a qualifying lap speed of 133.713mph, captured the NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) pole for this evening's U.S. Cellular 250. This was Bayne's first series pole of the 2014 season, his seventh series career pole and his second series pole at Iowa Speedway. Starting on ...FULL STORY »
Brendan Gaughan (Photo Credit: Jerry Markland / Getty Images)
2014 NNS U.S. Cellular 250 Final Practice Session Speeds
Posted 08.01.14
Brendan Gaughan, with a lap speed of 133.469mph, was the quickest Friday evening during the final NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) U.S. Cellular 250 practice session at Iowa Speedway. Second fastest with a lap speed of 133.333mph, was Josh Berry, and he was followed by Kenny Wallace (132.923mph) who was third, series ...FULL STORY »
Chase Pistone
2014 NNS U.S. Cellular 250 First Practice Session Speeds
Posted 08.01.14
The NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) is in Iowa this weekend for the U.S. Cellular 250, and on Friday during the first practice session, it was Chase Pistone - with a lap speed of 132.142mph - at the top of the speed chart at Iowa Speedway. Sam Hornish, Jr., was second fastest ...FULL STORY »
NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Chase for the Championship Logo
Chase Spots Going Fast, Time Is Running Out
Posted 07.31.14
Four more drivers cleared the two toughest hurdles for entry into the 2014 Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup, joining Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Brad Keselowski, both of whom locked up a spot on the Chase Grid July 13 at New Hampshire. At Indianapolis last Sunday, Jeff Gordon, Jimmie Johnson, Carl ...FULL STORY »


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