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Toyota NASCAR Tidbits – Oct. 13 – 19, 2014

Toyota Racing Logo CAMRY CHASERS:  All three Joe Gibbs Racing drivers are in the top-10 in points as the final race in the 'Contender' round of the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship approaches this weekend at Alabama's Talladega Superspeedway.  Camry driver Kyle Busch currently sits second in the points and is just six points behind leader Joey Logano.  Denny Hamlin is currently seventh in the standings and 15 points out of first-place.  Matt Kenseth finds himself sitting in the ninth spot and just one point outside the top-eight drivers who will advance to the 'Eliminator' round next week.  After Talladega, eight of the remaining 12 drivers in the point standings will advance to the third round of the championship playoffs as the ... 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 »

Cody Shane Ware Readies NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Debut

The layout of the No. 5 QOLIX Chevrolet Silverado driven by Cody Shane Ware in Saturday’s fred’s 250 powered by Coca-Cola at Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) for Rick Ware Racing. TALLADEGA, Alabama (October 16, 2014) - - Teenager racing sensation Cody Ware, a part-time NASCAR Nationwide Series competitor will make his NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) debut in Saturday’s fred’s 250 at Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway. This season, the ... FULL STORY »

Tyler Young Chasing Another Career-Best At Talladega Superspeedway

Tyler Young Tyler Young No. 02 AKL Insurance Group / Young's Building Systems Chevrolet Silverado NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Talladega Superspeedway - fred's 250 Race Preview Race No. 18 of 22 Race Information: Date: Saturday, October 18, 2014 Time: 1:00 p.m. ET on FOX Track Details: ... FULL STORY »

Jeb Burton Hopes To Play Spoiler At Talladega Superspeedway

Jeb Burton (Photo Credit: Jeff Curry / Getty Images) Race Information: Date: Saturday, October 18, 2014 Time: 1 p.m. ET on FOX Track Details: 2.66-mile oval Distance: 94 laps / 250.04 miles Team Information: Current Driver Point Standings: 9th (-117) Current Owner Point Standings: 12th (-117) Crew Chief: Jeriod Prince Team Website: www.ThorSport.com Driver Website: www.JebBurton.com ... FULL STORY »

Johnny Sauter Seeking Talladega Superspeedway Repeat

Johnny Sauter (Photo Credit: Jonathan Moore / Getty Images) Race Information: Date: Saturday, October 18, 2014 Time: 1 p.m. ET on FOX Track Details: 2.66-mile oval Distance: 94 laps / 250.04 miles Team Information: Current Driver Point Standings: 2nd (-19) Current Owner Point Standings: 3rd (-19) Crew Chief: Jeff Hensley Team Website: www.ThorSport.com Social Media: @ThorSportRacing, ... FULL STORY »

Matt Crafton Likes His Odds For Talladega

Matt Crafton (Photo Credit: Kyle Rivas / Getty Images) Race Information: Date: Saturday, October 18, 2014 Time: 1 p.m. ET on FOX Track Details: 2.66-mile oval Distance: 94 laps / 250.04 miles Team Information: Current Driver Point Standings: 1st (+19) Current Owner Point Standings: 1st (+3) Crew Chief: Carl Joiner Team Website:www.ThorSport.com Social Media: @ThorSportRacing, @Matt_Crafton Sandusky, Ohio (Oct. 15, ... FULL STORY »

Ron Hornaday Jr. Chases First Career Win at Talladega With Armour Vienna Sausages and Bad Boy Buggies

Ron Hornaday Jr., No. 9 Armour® Vienna Sausages / Bad Boy Buggies Chevrolet Silverado Quick Facts: Series: NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Race: 18 of 22 - October 18, 2014 Driver: Ron Hornaday Jr. Truck: No. 9 Armour Vienna Sausages/Bad Boy Buggies Chevrolet Silverado Owner's Point Standings: 15th (-171) Track: Talladega Superspeedway Event: Fred's 250 Powered ... FULL STORY »



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Goodyear Racing 2014 Talladega Superspeedway NASCAR (Oct.) Tire Fast Facts
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GOODYEAR TIRE NOTES NASCAR Sprint Cup Series -- Race No. 32 – Geico 500 Talladega Superspeedway (2.66-mile oval) – Talladega, Ala. Fast Facts for October17-19, 2014 Tire: Goodyear Eagle Superspeedway Radials Set limits: Sprint Cup: 4 sets for practice/qualifying and 6 sets for the race Tire Codes: Left-side -- D-4596; Right-side -- D-4630 Tire Circumference: Left-side -- ...FULL STORY »
Germán Quiroga
Germán Quiroga 2014 NCWTS fred’s 250 Race Preview
no responses - Posted 10.14.14
Germán Quiroga No. 77 NET10 Wireless Toyota Tundra This Week's NET10 Wireless Toyota Tundra at Talladega Superspeedway... German Quiroga will pilot chassis No. 140 at Talladega Superspeedway on Saturday, Oct. 18. This is the same Toyota Tundra that the No. 7 team drove in the 2014 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series season ...FULL STORY »
2014 NCWTS Driver Timothy Peters (Red Horse Racing) - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images
Timothy Peters 2014 NCWTS fred’s 250 Race Preview
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Timothy Peters No. 17 Red Horse Racing Toyota Tundra This Week's Red Horse Racing Toyota Tundra at Talladega Superspeedway... Timothy Peters will pilot chassis No. 012 on Saturday, Oct. 18 at Talladega Superspeedway. This is the same Toyota Tundra that he drove to a second-place finish at Daytona International Speedway in ...FULL STORY »
Mason Mingus (Photo Credit: Rainier Ehrhardt / Getty Images)
Mason Mingus 2014 NCWTS fred’s 250 Race Preview
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TALLADEGA SETUP: Race: fred’s 250 Powered by Coca-Cola- 250.04 miles / 94 laps Track: Talladega Superspeedway (2.66-mile Superspeedway) Driver: Mason Mingus (@Mason_Mingus) Truck: No. 15 Call 811 Before You Dig Chevrolet Silverado Broadcast: Saturday, October 18 at 1:00 pm ET on FOX Follow BBM: @BBMotorsprts, #TeamBBM, #Team1Five ...FULL STORY »
2014 NCWTS Driver Erik Jones - Photo Credit: Jared Wickerham/Getty Images
Erik Jones 2014 NCWTS fred’s 250 Race Preview
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MOORESVILLE, N.C. (Oct. 14, 2014) - Having turned 18 in May, Erik Jones is now eligible to compete on tracks larger than 1.25 miles and will get his first chance to join his NASCAR Camping World Truck Series competitors drafting around Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway as he returns behind the ...FULL STORY »
Darrell Wallace Jr. (Photo Credit: Will Schneekloth / Getty Images)
Darrell Wallace Jr. 2014 NCWTS fred’s 250 Race Preview
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Darrell Wallace Jr. / No. 54 ToyotaCare Toyota Tundra Preview Fred’s 250 powered by Coca-Cola at Talladega Superspeedway No. 54 ToyotaCare Toyota Tundra News and Notes: · WALLACE AT TALLADEGA SUPERSPEEDWAY: Kicking off the final-five races of the 2014 NASCAR Camping World Truck ...FULL STORY »
Tayler Malsam
Tayler Malsam 2014 NCWTS fred’s 250 Race Preview
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Tayler Malsam No. 32 Outerwall Chevrolet Silverado Talladega Superspeedway - fred's 250 October 18, 2014 Rubbin' is Racin'... After a two-week break from the track, the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) heads to the infamous Talladega Superspeedway for an afternoon of action-packed racing with Tayler Malsam behind the wheel of ...FULL STORY »
Ben Kennedy
Ben Kennedy 2014 NCWTS fred’s 250 Race Preview
no responses - Posted 10.14.14
Ben Kennedy No. 31 Heater.com Chevrolet Silverado Talladega Superspeedway - fred's 250 October 18, 2014 The Big One... The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) heads to the largest track on the circuit as the series tackles Talladega Superspeedway. Kennedy has never made a start on the 2.66-mile tri-oval, but had a strong run ...FULL STORY »


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