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Oct 16
Thursday

Brandon Jones to Join GMS Racing for the Remainder of the 2014 NCWTS Season

Brandon Jones, No. 33 GMS Racing Chevrolet Silverado CHARLOTTE, N.C. (October 14, 2014) GMS Racing announced today that 17-year-old driver Brandon Jones will join the organization for the remainder of the 2014 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) season. Jones, a former winner in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East (NKNPSE) and ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards (ARCA), will pilot the No. 33 GMS Racing Chevrolet Silverado in two NCWTS races this season beginning with the Kroger 200 on October 25 at Martinsville (Va.) Speedway. The Atlanta, Ga native will also make his track debut in the Lucas Oil 150 at Phoenix International Raceway on November 7. Jones’ 2014 campaign will be led by crew chief Shane Huffman. “I couldn’t be more excited to continue our NCWTS ... FULL STORY »

Sprint To End Cup Series Sponsorship After 2016 Season
By Chris Knight

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Logo Let the search begin. With two years remaining on their extension contract, Sprint informed NASCAR Tuesday that it will not renew their sponsorship of the Sprint Cup Series following the checkered flag of the 2016 season. The decision by one of the top mobile carriers in the United States will force NASCAR to find a new partner to back its top national series for the second time in 13 years. Sprint began its tenure with NASCAR under the NASCAR Nextel Cup Series banner in 2004 in what was a 10-year agreement, replacing R.J. Reynolds and the iconic Winston-brand after a 33-year run. A branding change four years later in 2008 made it the Sprint Cup Series, after Sprint and Nextel ... FULL STORY »

Erik Jones, Ben Kennedy to Tackle Talladega for First Time; Special Time for Kennedy Whose Great Grandfather Built the Iconic Venue

Two drivers of the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) Erik Jones (Left), Ben Kennedy (Right), re-create the historic photo of Bill France Sr., (Founder NASCAR and Talladega Superspeedway) selling tickets at Talladega Superspeedway, in celebration of the 45th anniversary weekend. It was a special moment to Kennedy, who is the great grandson of Bill France Sr. Both drivers will have their first career start at Talladega Superspeedway in Saturday’s fred’s 250 Powered by Coca-Cola TALLADEGA, AL – Two of the rising stars of the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS), who will make their first career start at Talladega Superspeedway in Saturday’s fred’s 250 Powered by Coca-Cola, had an eventful start after arriving at ... FULL STORY »

Saturday’s NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Race From Talladega Broadcast Live On FOX

FOX Sports Logo First Truck Series Race On FOX Since 2009; NASCAR On Fox On-Air Team Wears Head-And-Neck Cancer Pins In Support Of Colleague FOX broadcast network airs Saturday’s NASCAR CAMPING WORLD TRUCK SERIES race live from Talladega at 1:00 PM ET, marking ... FULL STORY »

Ryan Sieg To Compete At Talladega Superspeedway

Ryan Sieg (Photo Credit: Jerry Markland / Getty Images) RSS Racing returns to the truck series as a late entry into the fred’s 250 at Talladega Superspeedway this Saturday. Ryan Sieg will pilot the Pull-A-Part Chevy for his third truck series start of the season. Sieg has been turning ... FULL STORY »

Bryan Silas; T3R2 Hopes To Reel In Competition At Talladega Superspeedway

The layout of the No. 99 HUK Performance Fishing Chevrolet Silverado for T3R2 driver Bryan Silas in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS). TALLADEGA, Alabama (October 16, 2014) - - T3R2 with driver Bryan Silas heads to Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway this weekend looking for their third top-10 finish of the season, with new partner HUK Performance Fishing in Saturday afternoon’s fred’s 250 ... FULL STORY »

Wallace, Scott Urge Students to Work Hard In School and in Life

Martinsville Speedway Logo MARTINSVILLE, Va. (October 15, 2014) – Two different eras of racing gathered onstage at Laurel Park Middle School Wednesday afternoon with a single goal: inspire more than 500 students to excel in the classroom and beyond. Darrell Wallace Jr., the winner ... FULL STORY »

Bully Hill Vineyards to Sponsor Joe Nemechek in fred’s 250 at Talladega Superspeedway

Joe Nemechek, No. 8 Bully Hill Vineyards Toyota Tundra Looking to Continue Winning Traditions of NEMCO Motorsports and Bully Hill Vineyards MOORESVILLE, NC - October 15, 2014 - NEMCO Motorsports announced today that its No. 8 Toyota Tundra driven by Joe Nemechek will be sponsored by Bully Hill Vineyards for ... FULL STORY »



Jimmy Weller
Jimmy Weller 2014 NCWTS fred’s 250 Race Preview
no responses - Posted 10.15.14
Jimmy Weller No. 08 Geneva / Liberty Steel Chevrolet Silverado Talladega Superspeedway - fred's 250 powered by Coca-Cola October 18, 2014 No. 08 Geneva / Liberty Steel Chevrolet Silverado News & Notes: Regaining speed on a superspeedway... Jimmy Weller is a big fan of superspeedway racing. After recording a career-best ninth-place finish ...FULL STORY »
MB Motorsports
MB Motorsports Takes Two Trucks To Talladega Superspeedway
no responses - Posted 10.15.14
After a strong run at Talladega last year, MB Motorsports is heading to the world’s fastest superspeedway as a two truck team. Scott Stenzel will drive the #63 Mittler Brothers Machine & Tool / ShowcaseOfCars.com / Eagle Rock Camp Chevrolet Silverado and Justin Jennings will be behind the wheel of ...FULL STORY »
Spencer Gallagher (Photo Credit: Gregory Shamus / Getty Images)
Spencer Gallagher 2014 NCWTS fred’s 250 Race Preview
no responses - Posted 10.15.14
Spencer Gallagher No. 23 Allegiant Travel Chevrolet Silverado This Week's GMS Racing’s Chevrolet Silverado at Talladega Superspeedway ... Spencer Gallagher will pilot Chassis No. 027 in the fred's 250 Powered By Coca-Cola at Talladega Superspeedway. This Chevrolet Silverado will make its maiden voyage with the Ryan “Pickle” London-led team for ...FULL STORY »
Joey Coulter (Photo Credit: Sean Gardner / Getty Images)
Joey Coulter 2014 NCWTS fred’s 250 Race Preview
no responses - Posted 10.15.14
Joey Coulter No. 21 Allegiant Travel Chevrolet Silverado This Week's GMS Racing’s Chevrolet Silverado at Talladega Superspeedway ... Joey Coulter will pilot chassis No.011 in the fred's 250 powered By Coca-Cola at Talladega Superspeedway. This Chevrolet Silverado has unloaded once this season with the Jeff Stankiewicz-led team. On February 21 at ...FULL STORY »
2014 NCWTS Driver Ryan Blaney (Cooper Standard) - Photo Credit: Sean Gardner/Getty Images
Ryan Blaney 2014 NCWTS fred’s 250 Race Preview
no responses - Posted 10.15.14
BRAD KESELOWSKI RACING TALLADEGA PREVIEW Talladega Superspeedway Saturday, October 18, 2014 | 1:00 PM ET MEDIA SCHEDULE: Qualifying (Friday, October 17th): 5:30 PM ET (Fox Sports 1) NCWTS Pre-Race (Saturday, October 18th): 12:30 PM ET (FOX) Race (Saturday, October 18th): 1:00 PM ET (FOX) Radio Broadcast (Saturday, October 18th: 1:00 PM ET on ...FULL STORY »
2014 NCWTS Driver Tyler Reddick (Reese Towpower} - Photo Credit: Drew Hallowell/Getty Images
Tyler Reddick 2014 NCWTS fred’s 250 Race Preview
no responses - Posted 10.15.14
BRAD KESELOWSKI RACING TALLADEGA PREVIEW Talladega Superspeedway Saturday, October 18, 2014 | 1:00 PM ET MEDIA SCHEDULE: Qualifying (Friday, October 17th): 5:30 PM ET (Fox Sports 1) NCWTS Pre-Race (Saturday, October 18th): 12:30 PM ET (FOX) Race (Saturday, October 18th): 1:00 PM ET (FOX) Radio Broadcast (Saturday, October 18th: 1:00 PM ET on ...FULL STORY »
DAYTONA Rising: Reimagining an American Icon Logo
Daytona International Speedway Installs Highest Piece of Steel As Part of Topping Out Ceremony
no responses - Posted 10.15.14
Historic Redevelopment Project Reaches Halfway Point DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Daytona International Speedway held a topping out ceremony today to install the highest piece of steel associated with its $400 million DAYTONA Rising project and celebrate the halfway point in the project. Florida Secretary of Commerce Gray Swoope and Florida Department ...FULL STORY »
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New Rapid Qualifying Format Debuts This Weekend at Talladega Superspeedway; NCWTS Autograph Session Friday
no responses - Posted 10.15.14
TALLADEGA, AL – The anticipated more-rapid qualifying format for both the GEICO 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) and fred’s 250 Powered By Coca-Cola NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) races at Talladega Superspeedway will be unveiled this weekend and should create an extra element of fan excitement at the ...FULL STORY »


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