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Aug 15
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Atlanta Motor Speedway Media Center Renamed In Memory Of Marcy Scott

Atlanta Motor Speedway Logo HAMPTON, Ga. (August 15, 2014) –  Atlanta Motor Speedway has announced that the infield media center has been named in memory of Marcy Scott, the track’s late Director of Marketing & Promotion. The building will be known as the Marcy Scott Media Center. Scott was the Director of Marketing & Promotion for Atlanta Motor Speedway from 2005 until she passed away last November following a lengthy and courageous fight with cancer. She was also the fourth quarter recipient of the NMPA’s 2013 Spirit Award. “I cannot think of anything more fitting to name in Marcy’s honor than the Atlanta Motor Speedway media center,” Atlanta Motor Speedway President & GM Ed Clark said. “Marcy’s charisma, passion for racing and overall outlook on life ... FULL STORY »

Late-race surge at Atlanta puts Kahne in Victory Lane—and in the Chase
By NASCAR Wire Service

Kasey Kahne, driver of the #5 Farmers Insurance Chevrolet, celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Oral-B USA 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway on August 31, 2014 in Hampton, Georgia. - Photo Credit: Jonathan Moore/Getty Images HAMPTON, Ga. – It was Tony Stewart’s return to racing that dominated the headlines before Sunday night’s Oral-B USA 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway, but it was Kasey Kahne who stole the show—and a berth in the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup. In a race that went 10 laps beyond its scheduled distance of 325 laps, Kahne surged past Matt Kenseth on the second attempt at a green-white-checkered-flag finish to win for the first time this year and the third time at the 1.54-mile speedway. Kenseth finished second and clinched a Chase spot on points, leaving just two of 16 positions in NASCAR’s 10-race playoff available in Saturday’s regular-season finale at Richmond International Raceway. After streaking into the lead on a restart ... FULL STORY »

2014 NCWTS Careers for Veterans 200 First Practice Session Speeds

Kyle Busch - Photo Credit: Robert Laberge/Getty Images Friday afternoon at Michigan International Speedway, it was Kyle Busch - with a lap speed of 186.485mph, posting the quickest lap during the first NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) Careers for Veterans 200 practice session. Austin Dillon was second quickest ... FULL STORY »

NASCAR Implements New On-Track Incident Procedure For Competitors

NASCAR Logo DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Aug. 15, 2014) — In its continued efforts to evolve the safety of its sport, NASCAR announced Friday that it will add a rule that addresses on-track incidents as part of its race procedures. The rule, listed as Section 9-16, will be ... FULL STORY »

Spencer Gallagher 2014 NCWTS Careers for Veterans 200 Race Preview

Spencer Gallagher (Photo Credit: Jerry Markland / Getty Images) Spencer Gallagher No. 23 Allegiant Travel Chevrolet Silverado This Week's GMS Racing’s Chevrolet Silverado at Michigan International Speedway ... Spencer Gallagher will pilot Chassis No.061 in the Careers for Veterans 200 at Michigan International Speedway. This Chevrolet Silverado finished 15th with Gallagher ... FULL STORY »

Joey Coulter 2014 NCWTS Career for Veterans 200 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 Michigan International Speedway ... Joey Coulter will pilot Chassis No. 022 in Saturday’s Careers for Veterans 200 at Michigan International Speedway. The Jeff Stankiewicz-led team has ... FULL STORY »

Bryan Silas; T3R2 Introduces Rush Bowls To NASCAR At Michigan International Speedway

No. 99 Rush Bowls Chevrolet Silverado Layout BROOKLYN, Michigan (August 14, 2014) - - Officials from T3R2 announced today that Rush Bowls, a revolutionary all-natural blends of fruits that serve as a healthy meal or snack alternative, will sponsor Bryan Silas at Michigan International Speedway (MIS) in ... FULL STORY »

Mason Mingus; Win-Tron Racing Ready To Do Work In Irish Hills

Mason Mingus BROOKLYN, Michigan (August 14, 2014) - - Sitting one race past the halfway point on the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) schedule, Sunoco Rookie of the Year candidate Mason Mingus and his Win-Tron Racing team head to the ... FULL STORY »



Justin Boston, No. 25 ZLOOP / Geekbox Speakers Toyota Tundra Layout
Justin Boston; Venturini Motorsports to Make NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Debut at Bristol Motor Speedway
no responses - Posted 08.14.14
Concord, NC (August 14, 2014) – Justin Boston will make his NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) debut with Venturini Motorsports (VMS) on August 20th in the UNOH 200 presented by ZLOOP at the Bristol Motor Speedway. Boston, currently fifth in the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards championship ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Austin Dillon - Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images
Austin Dillon Looking for his First Win at Michigan International Speedway
no responses - Posted 08.13.14
Quick Facts: Series: NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Race: 12 of 22 - August 16, 2014 Driver: Austin Dillon Truck: No. 20 Qore-24 Chevrolet Silverado Owner's Point Standings: 13th (-75) Track: Michigan International Speedway Event: Careers for Veterans 200 Distance: 100 Laps / 200 Miles • Austin Dillion's Stats at Michigan ...FULL STORY »
Jason White
Jason White Headed to the Top in the Irish Hills
no responses - Posted 08.13.14
Quick Facts: Series: NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Race: 12 of 22 - August 16, 2014 Driver: Jason White Truck: No. 9 NTS Motorsports Chevrolet Silverado Owner's Point Standings: 16th (-116) Track: Michigan International Speedway Event: Careers for Veterans 200 Distance: 100 Laps / 200 Miles • Jason White will be making ...FULL STORY »
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Toyota NASCAR TidBits – Aug. 11 – 17, 2014
no responses - Posted 08.13.14
500 TOYOTA STARTS:  Toyota driver Kyle Busch is set to make his 500th career NASCAR start in a Toyota Saturday in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) race at Michigan International Speedway.  In 499 starts, Busch has compiled the most Toyota victories -- 114 total -- behind the wheel of a Toyota vehicle and ...FULL STORY »
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Crew Member Suspended Due To Violation Of NASCAR Substance Abuse Policy
no responses - Posted 08.13.14
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Aug. 13, 2014) – Troy Cupples, a crew member in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series, has been indefinitely suspended from NASCAR for violating the sanctioning body’s Substance Abuse Policy. On Aug. 11, Cupples was found to have violated Sections 12-1 (actions detrimental to stock car ...FULL STORY »
2014 NCWTS Driver Ryan Blaney (Cooper Standard) - Photo Credit: Sean Gardner/Getty Images
Ryan Blaney 2014 NCWTS Careers for Veterans 200 Race Preview
no responses - Posted 08.13.14
BRAD KESELOWSKI RACING MICHIGAN PREVIEW MICHIGAN INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY CAREERS FOR VETERANS 200 Saturday, August 16, 2014 | 12:30 PM ET MEDIA SCHEDULE: Qualifying: Saturday, August 16th, 9:40 AM ET (FOX Sports 1) NCWTS Pre-Race: Saturday, August 16th, 12:00 PM ET (FOX Sports 1) Race: Saturday, August 16th, 12:30 PM ET (FOX Sports ...FULL STORY »
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Joey Logano 2014 NCWTS Careers For Veterans 200 Race Preview
no responses - Posted 08.13.14
BRAD KESELOWSKI RACING MICHIGAN PREVIEW MICHIGAN INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY CAREERS FOR VETERANS 200 Saturday, August 16, 2014 | 12:30 PM ET MEDIA SCHEDULE: Qualifying: Saturday, August 16th, 9:40 AM ET (FOX Sports 1) NCWTS Pre-Race: Saturday, August 16th, 12:00 PM ET (FOX Sports 1) Race: Saturday, August 16th, 12:30 PM ET (FOX Sports ...FULL STORY »
Jimmy Weller
Jimmy Weller 2014 NCWTS Careers for Veterans 200 Race Preview
no responses - Posted 08.13.14
Jimmy Weller No. 08 Geneva-Liberty Steel / Engine Parts Plus / Hopek Hardware Plus Chevrolet Silverado Michigan International Speedway - Careers for Veterans 200 August 16, 2014 No. 08 Geneva-Liberty Steel / Engine Parts Plus / Hopek Hardware Plus Chevrolet News: Taking on Michigan International Speedway for the first time... Jimmy Weller will make his ...FULL STORY »


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