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Austin Dillon Looking for his First Win at Michigan International Speedway

2014 NSCS Driver Austin Dillon - Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images 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 International Speedway Dillon has 10 starts (4 NSCS, 3 NNS, 2 NCWTS and 1 ARCA) at MIS with 3 top-5's and 3 pole awards. • On track activity at Michigan for NASCAR Camping World Truck Series begins with dual practice session Friday, August 15th from 1:30pm - 2:30pm and 3:00pm - 4:25pm. On track activity will resume with qualifying at 9:40am on Saturday, August 16th followed by the Careers for Veterans ... FULL STORY »

Contender Media Day Notebook; Featuring Talladega; Joey Logano and Keelan Harvick
By NASCAR Wire Service

Contenders concerned about Chase cut-off at Talladega: The key to surviving the Contender Round of the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup, a three-race stretch that begins this Sunday at Kansas Speedway, then rolls into Charlotte Motor Speedway on Oct. 11 and finally ends Oct. 19 at Talladega Superspeedway, is to arrive at Talladega not having to worry about surviving. So said the Chase drivers interviewed Wednesday at Contender Media Day at the NASCAR Hall of Fame in Charlotte, N.C. None said they relish the idea of arriving at 'Dega needing to win -- or even pull off a strong finish -- to avoid being one of the four drivers who will be eliminated from the Chase field after that race. “My guess ... FULL STORY »

Jason White Headed to the Top in the Irish Hills

Jason White 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: ... FULL STORY »

Toyota NASCAR TidBits – Aug. 11 – 17, 2014

Toyota Racing Logo 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 ... FULL STORY »

Crew Member Suspended Due To Violation Of NASCAR Substance Abuse Policy

NASCAR Logo 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 ... FULL STORY »

Ryan Blaney 2014 NCWTS Careers for Veterans 200 Race Preview

2014 NCWTS Driver Ryan Blaney (Cooper Standard) - Photo Credit: Sean Gardner/Getty Images 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 ... FULL STORY »

Joey Logano 2014 NCWTS Careers For Veterans 200 Race Preview

Joey Logano (Jerry Markland / Getty Images( 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 ... FULL STORY »

Jimmy Weller 2014 NCWTS Careers for Veterans 200 Race Preview

Jimmy Weller 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 ... FULL STORY »



Jeb Burton (Photo Credit: Robert Laberge / Getty Images)
Jeb Burton Looking For Redemption In The Irish Hills
no responses - Posted 08.13.14
Race Information: Date: Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014 Race: 12 of 22 Track Details: 2-mile D-shaped oval Distance: 100 laps / 200 miles Team Information: Current Driver Point Standings: 10th (-84) Current Owner Point Standings: 14th (-84) Crew Chief: Jeriod Prince Team Website: www.ThorSport.com Driver Website: www.JebBurton.com Estes Website: www.estes-express.com Social Media: ...FULL STORY »
2014 NCWTS Driver Matt Crafton - Photo Credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images
Matt Crafton Targeting A Michigan Turnaround
no responses - Posted 08.13.14
Race Information: Date: Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014 Race: 12 of 22 Track Details: 2-mile D-shaped oval Distance: 100 laps / 200 miles Team Information: Current Driver Point Standings: 3rd (-12) Current Owner Point Standings: 4th (-12) Crew Chief: Carl Joiner Team Website: www.ThorSport.com Social Media: @ThorSportRacing, @Matt_Crafton Sandusky, Ohio (August 12, ...FULL STORY »
Johnny Sauter (Photo Credit: Jonathan Moore / Getty Images)
Johnny Sauter Hoping To Be Better Than Average At Michigan International Speedway
no responses - Posted 08.13.14
Race Information: Date: Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014 Race: 12 of 22 Track Details: 2-mile D-shaped oval Distance: 100 laps / 200 miles Team Information: Current Driver Point Standings: 2nd (-7) Current Owner Point Standings: 3rd (-7) Crew Chief: Jeff Hensley Team Website: www.ThorSport.com Social Media: @ThorSportRacing, @Johnny Sauter Sandusky, Ohio (August 12, ...FULL STORY »
Tyler Young
Tyler Young Set For Seventh Track Debut This Season In Irish Hills
no responses - Posted 08.12.14
Tyler Young, No. 02 Randco Industries / Young's Building Systems Chevrolet Silverado NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Michigan International Speedway Careers for Veterans 200 Race Preview Race Information: Date: Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014 Race: 12 of 22 Track Details: 2-mile D-shaped oval Distance: 100 laps / 200 miles Team Information: Current Driver Point Standings: 15th ...FULL STORY »
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Chris Rice joins NTS Motorsports as Competition Director
no responses - Posted 08.12.14
Kernersville, N.C. (August 12th, 2014) NTS Motorsports Vice President of Operations announced earlier today that Chris Rice will serve as Competition Director and crew chief of the No.20 Chevrolet Silverado. Rice joins NTS Motorsports with 25 years of experience in NASCAR, including 11 years as a crew chief in ...FULL STORY »
Athenian Motorsports
John Wes Townley to Miss Michigan NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Race
no responses - Posted 08.12.14
2003 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Champion Travis Kvapil Slated to Drive No. 05 Zaxby’s Athenian Motorsports Tundra at MIS Saturday Mooresville, N.C. (August 12, 2014)- John Wes Townley will sit out the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Michigan International Speedway this weekend after an accident at Pocono ...FULL STORY »
Childress Institute for Pediatric Trauma at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center
Childress Institute for Pediatric Trauma Included in Quicken Loans’ “Paint Your Way to Dover” Contest
no responses - Posted 08.12.14
WINSTON-SALEM, NC - Aug. 12, 2014 - Quicken Loans has selected the Childress Institute for Pediatric Trauma as one of three charities to benefit from its "Paint Your Way to Dover" online contest that starts today. The contest coincides with the Childress Institute's sixth anniversary and helps highlight the need for more support. "Any ...FULL STORY »
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Alex Tagliani To Make NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Debut With Brad Keselowski Racing
no responses - Posted 08.12.14
MOORESVILLE, N.C. (Tuesday, Aug. 12) - MOORESVILLE, N.C. (Tuesday, Aug. 12) - Brad Keselowski Racing announced today that Alex Tagliani will drive the team's No. 19 Reese Towpower Ford F-150 in the August 31 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) race at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park in Bowmanville, ...FULL STORY »


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