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Oct 29
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Speedway Christmas Construction Begins as Charlotte Motor Speedway Prepares for Busy Holiday Season

Charlotte Motor Speedway crews begin sorting more than 800 light displays that will make up the fifth annual Speedway Christmas drive-through light show, which opens in three weeks (Photo Credit: Charlotte Motor Speedway) CONCORD, N.C. (Oct. 29, 2014) – While many revelers are busy making last-minute Halloween costumes and sorting candy for eager trick-or-treaters, officials at Charlotte Motor Speedway are busy stringing lights and building Santa’s Workshop in anticipation of the fifth annual Speedway Christmas holiday light show, which will light up the legendary 1.5-mile superspeedway in just three weeks. Construction has begun on the completely redesigned 3.1-mile course, which weaves through the infield, offers visitors the chance to drive on the track and – new for 2014 – continues under the concourse behind the frontstretch grandstands. Crews will work seven days a week for the next 22 days preparing for opening night. In addition to setting up more than 800 light displays, ... FULL STORY »

Brad Keselowski back in the same hole he just escaped
By NASCAR Wire Service

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 Apparently, Brad Keselowski can’t stand prosperity. Or perhaps he’s just trying to extract every ounce of drama possible from the new Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup format. A week after keeping his championship hopes alive with a storybook victory at Talladega Superspeedway, in a race he had to win to advance to the Chase’s Eliminator Round, Keselowski and his No. 2 Ford team are back on skid row. And, once again, he has company on his quick trip from the penthouse to the outhouse heading into Sunday's race at Texas Motor Speedway (3 p.m. ET on ESPN). At Talladega, Keselowski, Jimmie Johnson and Dale Earnhardt Jr. entered the GEICO 500 facing win-or-bust scenarios. Obviously, the trophy went to the Keselowski and No. 2 ... FULL STORY »

ZAK Products and BK Racing Partner for the Wild Circus

ZAK Products, the #1 Professional Maintenance Fluid of NASCAR Logo ZAK Products, the #1 Professional Maintenance Fluid of NASCAR, will be the primary sponsor on the BK Racing No. 83 Toyota Camry of JJ Yeley this weekend at Texas Motor Speedway for the AAA Texas 500. Based in Irving, Texas, ZAK ... FULL STORY »

Tyler Young Honors His Dads Health In Texas Homecoming

Tyler Young, No. 02 Baylor All Saints Medical Center Chevrolet Silverado Layout Tyler Young No. 02 Baylor All Saints Medical Center Chevrolet Silverado NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Texas Motor Speedway - WinStar World Casino 350k Race Preview Race No. 20 of 22 Race Information: Date: Friday, October 31, 2014 Time: 8:30 p.m. ET on FOX Sports ... FULL STORY »

Ray Black Jr. Excited for High Speeds of Texas Motor Speedway

Ray Black Jr. MOORESVILLE, NC – October 28, 2014 Ray Black Jr. will make his sixth start of 2014 in the No. 08 ScubaLife / NASE Worldwide Chevrolet for SS Green Light Racing when the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series races Friday ... FULL STORY »

New Paint Scheme for Joe Nemechek in Texas

Joe Nemechek, No. 8 SWMTX.COM Toyota Tundra JOE NEMECHEK RACE NOTES Texas Motor Speedway October 31, 2014 NASCAR CAMPING WORLD TRUCK SERIES WinStar World Casino and Resort 350 RACE NOTES: • Joe Nemechek will pilot a new sporty version of the SWMTX.com No. 8 Tundra at Texas this weekend and looks to improve ... FULL STORY »

Joey Coulter 2014 NCWTS WinStar World Casino and Resort 350 Race Preview

Joey Coulter (Photo Credit: Sean Gardner / Getty Images) Joey Coulter No. 21 Allegiant Travel Chevrolet Silverado This Week's GMS Racing’s Chevrolet Silverado at Texas Motor Speedway ... Joey Coulter will pilot Chassis No. 022 in the WinStar World Casino and Resort 350 at Texas Motor Speedway. The Jeff Stankiewicz-led ... FULL STORY »

Max Gresham 2014 NCWTS WinStar World Casino and Resort 350 Race Preview

Max Gresham, No. 23 AmWins Group Inc. Chevolet Silverado (Photo Credit: Christian Petersen / Getty Images) Max Gresham No. 23 AmWINS Group Inc. Chevrolet Silverado This Week's GMS Racing’s Chevrolet Silverado at Texas Motor Speedway ... Max Gresham will pilot Chassis No. 024 in the WinStar World Casino and Resort 350 at the Texas Motor Speedway. Friday ... FULL STORY »



Mason Mingus (Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk / Getty Images)
Mason Mingus 2014 NCWTS WinStar World Casino and Resort 350 Race Preview
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TEXAS SETUP: Race: WinStar World Casino and Resort 350 - 220.5 miles / 147 laps Track: Texas Motor Speedway (1.5- mile oval) Driver: Mason Mingus (@Mason_Mingus) Truck: No. 15 Call 811 Before You Dig Chevrolet Silverado Broadcast: Friday, October 31st at 8:30 pm ET on Fox Sports ...FULL STORY »
2014 NCWTS Driver Ryan Blaney (Cooper Standard) - Photo Credit: Sean Gardner/Getty Images
Ryan Blaney 2014 NCWTS WinStar World Casino 350 Race Preview
no responses - Posted 10.29.14
BRAD KESELOWSKI RACING TEXAS MOTOR SPEEDWAY PREVIEW Texas Motor Speedway WinStar World Casino 350 Friday, October 31st, 2014 | 8:30 PM ET MEDIA SCHEDULE: Qualifying (Friday, October 31st): 3:00 PM ET (Fox Sports 1) NCWTS Pre-Race (Friday, October 31st): 8:00 PM ET (Fox Sports 1) Race (Friday, October 31st): 8:30 PM ET (Fox Sports ...FULL STORY »
Tyler Reddick (Photo Credit:  Jerry Markland / Getty Images)
Tyler Reddick 2014 NCWTS WinStar World Casino 350 Race Preview
no responses - Posted 10.29.14
BRAD KESELOWSKI RACING TEXAS MOTOR SPEEDWAY PREVIEW Texas Motor Speedway WinStar World Casino 350 Friday, October 31st, 2014 | 8:30 PM ET MEDIA SCHEDULE: Qualifying (Friday, October 31st): 3:00 PM ET (Fox Sports 1) NCWTS Pre-Race (Friday, October 31st): 8:00 PM ET (Fox Sports 1) Race (Friday, October 31st): 8:30 PM ET (Fox Sports ...FULL STORY »
Kyle Busch (Photo Credit: Robert Reiners / Getty Images)
Kyle Busch: Looking to Deliver More Treats to Toyota
no responses - Posted 10.29.14
MOORESVILLE, N.C. (Oct. 28, 2014) - Kyle Busch returns to the seat of the No. 51 ToyotaCare Tundra for Friday night's WinStar World Casino and Resort 350 at Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth for his eighth of 10 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series starts this season. 'Rowdy' will ...FULL STORY »
Darrell Wallace Jr. (Photo Credit: Will Schneekloth / Getty Images)
Darrell Wallace Jr. 2014 NCWTS WinStar World Casino 350k Race Preview
no responses - Posted 10.28.14
Darrell Wallace Jr. / No. 54 ToyotaCare Toyota Tundra Preview WinStar World Casino 350k at Texas Motor Speedway Speedway No. 54 ToyotaCare Toyota Tundra News and Notes: · WALLACE AT TEXAS MOTOR SPEEDWAY: Fresh off his third win of the season, Darrell Wallace, Jr. heads to the Lone Star state to make ...FULL STORY »
2014 NCWTS Driver Jeb Burton (ESTES) - Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images
Jeb Burton Hoping His Winning Legacy At Texas Motor Speedway Continues
no responses - Posted 10.28.14
Race Information: Date: Friday, October 31, 2014 Time: 8:30 p.m. ET on FOX Sports 1 Track Details: 1.5-mile oval Distance: 147 laps / 220.5 miles Team Information: Current Driver Point Standings: 9th (-119) Current Owner Point Standings: 13th (-125) Crew Chief: Jeriod Prince Team Website: www.ThorSport.com Social Media: @ThorSportRacing, @JebBurtonRacing Sandusky, Ohio (Oct. 28, 2014) - Jeb ...FULL STORY »
Johnny Sauter, No. 98 Halloween Smokey Mountain Herbal Snuff Toyota Tundra
Johnny Sauter Looks To Take “Jack-O-Peach” To Victory Lane At Texas Motor Speedway
no responses - Posted 10.28.14
Race Information: Date: Friday, October 31, 2014 Time: 8:30 p.m. ET on FOX Sports 1 Track Details: 1.5-mile oval Distance: 147 laps / 220.5 miles Team Information: Current Driver Point Standings: 4th (-40) Current Owner Point Standings: 5th (-44) Crew Chief: Jeff Hensley Team Website: www.ThorSport.com Social Media: @ThorSportRacing, @JohnnySauter Sandusky, Ohio (Oct. 28, 2014) - For ...FULL STORY »
Matt Crafton (Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk / Getty Images)
Matt Crafton: Chasing History
no responses - Posted 10.28.14
Race Information: Date: Friday, October 31, 2014 Time: 8:30 p.m. ET on FOX Sports 1 Track Details: 1.5-mile oval Distance: 147 laps / 220.5 miles Team Information: Current Driver Point Standings: 1st (+18) Current Owner Point Standings: 2nd (-4) Crew Chief: Carl Joiner Team Website: www.ThorSport.com Social Media: @ThorSportRacing, @Matt_Crafton Sandusky, Ohio (Oct. 28, 2014) - ...FULL STORY »


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