Feb 24

International Speedway Corporation Statement – Safety Initiatives

International Speeedway Corp. Logo Statement from International Speedway Corporation® (ISC) President John Saunders: “Beginning with our two superspeedway motorsports entertainment facilities, Daytona International Speedway and Talladega Superspeedway, ISC is developing a significant plan for the installation of additional impact-absorbing technologies including but not limited to SAFER barriers (Steel and Foam Energy Reduction). We will utilize all available tools to ensure the safety of the drivers and our fans. It will remain our top priority. “A thorough review of our other ISC facilities will continue with the focus to prioritize each track’s most critical areas first. This includes but is not limited to our upcoming races at Phoenix International Raceway and Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, California. ISC is working very closely with NASCAR and industry experts ... FULL STORY »

Many Factors Lead To Dehydration For Denny Hamlin In Charlotte
By Chris Knight

2015 NSCS Driver, Denny Hamlin (FedEx) - Photo Credit: Maddie Meyer/Getty Images CONCORD, North Carolina – Several factors played into NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) driver Denny Hamlin suffering from dehydration late in Sunday’s Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte (N.C.) Motor Speedway. Last weekend’s Sprint All-Star winner complained of not feeling well and suffering a severe headache. Immediately following his eighth place finish, the Martinsville (Va.) Speedway winner was taken to the infield care center for observation. He spent 45 minutes there before being released. Hamlin proved just how well he was feeling after receiving an IV when he interrupted Carl Edwards’ post-race presser with a hug to his Joe Gibbs Racing (JGR) teammate who stamped his way into this year’s Chase for the Sprint Cup. “A lot better now. I knew when my ... FULL STORY »

Erik Jones: Ready to Manage Another Solid Finish

2014 NCWTS Driver Erik Jones (KBM) - Photo Credit: Jared Wickerham/Getty Images MOORESVILLE, N.C. (Feb. 24, 2015) - Eighteen-year-old Erik Jones started his first full-time season off on a positive note, avoiding several wrecks in his first career start at the "World Center of Racing" to bring home a runner-up finish ... FULL STORY »

Cameron Hayley Set To Make His Atlanta Motor Speedway Debut

Cameron Hayley Cameron Hayley, No. 13 Cabinets by Hayley Toyota Tundra NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Atlanta Motor Speedway Race No. 2 of 23 Team Information: 2015 Driver Point Standings: 19th 2015 Owner Point Standings: 23rd Crew Chief: Jeff Hensley Sandusky, Ohio (February 24, 2015) - ... FULL STORY »

Johnny Sauter Looking For First To-Five Finish At Atlanta Motor Speedway

Johnny Sauter (Photo Credit: Jonathan Moore / Getty Images) Johnny Sauter, No. 98 Nextant Aerospace / Curb Records Toyota Tundra NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Atlanta Motor Speedway Race No. 2 of 23 Team Information: 2015 Driver Point Standings: 7th 2015 Owner Point Standings: 10th Crew Chief: Doug George Sandusky, Ohio (February 24, 2015) - ... FULL STORY »

Matt Crafton Goes “Nuts” Over Atlanta

2015 NASCAR Driver Matt Crafton - Photo Credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images Matt Crafton, No. 88 Fisher® Nuts / Menards Toyota Tundra NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Atlanta Motor Speedway Race No. 2 of 23 Team Information: 2015 Driver Point Standings: 6th 2015 Owner Point Standings: 8th Crew Chief: Carl "Junior" Joiner Sandusky, Ohio (February 24, 2015) - ... FULL STORY »

Justin Boston Combines Speed and Sound at Atlanta

Justin Boston, No. 54 Lucy Angel Toyota Tundra Layout MOORESVILLE, N.C. (Feb. 24, 2015) - Justin Boston is eager to put Daytona in the rear-view mirror and get back on track at Atlanta (Ga.) Motor Speedway this weekend in his No. 54 Lucy Angel Tundra. After getting caught up ... FULL STORY »

Atlanta Motor Speedway Statement on Protective Barriers

Atlanta Motor Speedway Logo Hampton, Ga. (Feb. 24, 2015) – Following discussions yesterday between Atlanta Motor Speedway and NASCAR officials and a subsequent review of the existing SAFER barriers at the facility, AMS will add a number of additions to its existing barrier system. The ... FULL STORY »

Justin Boston, No. 54 Lucy Angel Toyota Tundra Layout
Country Sensation Lucy Angel to Ride with Justin Boston at Atlanta Motor Speedway
no responses - Posted 02.24.15
MOORESVILLE, N.C. - (February 23, 2015) Kyle Busch Motorsports (KBM) announced today country music band Lucy Angel will be featured on Justin Boston's No. 54 Toyota Tundra in the Hyundai Construction Equipment 200 at Atlanta (Ga.) Motor Speedway on Feb. 28. Lucy Angel is an American country music family ...FULL STORY »
Joe Nemechek (Photo Credit: Nick Laham / Getty Images)
Joe Nemechek and NEMCO Motorsports Persevere for Top-20 Finish At Daytona
no responses - Posted 02.24.15
Despite incurring damage to the No. 8 D.A.B. Constructors Inc. / SWM International Inc. Chevrolet Silverado during an accident on Lap 15 on Friday at Daytona International Speedway, Joe Nemechek and the Gere Kennon-led NEMCO Motorsports team secured a top-20 finish in the Nextera Energy Resources 250 NASCAR Camping World ...FULL STORY »
NASCAR Driver Austin Hill - Photo Credit: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images
Blown Tire Ends An Impressive Night For Rookie Austin Hill At Daytona
no responses - Posted 02.24.15
CONCORD, NC (February 23, 2015) - - NASCAR Camping World Truck Series rookie Austin Hill turned heads as he powered his way to the front of the field in the Nextera 250 at Daytona International Speedway this past Friday night. In his first start in the NASCAR Camping World Truck ...FULL STORY »
Tyler Young (Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk / Getty Images)
Track-Best For Tyler Young At Daytona International Speedway
no responses - Posted 02.23.15
Tyler Young, No. 02 Randco Industries / Young's Building Systems Chevrolet Silverado NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Daytona International Speedway - NextEra Energy Resources 250 Race: 1 of 23 Stats: Started: 29th Finished: 13th Laps: 100 / 100 Status: Running Driver Points: 9th Owner Points: 13th Daytona Beach, FL (February 21, 2015) - Tyler Young, in his ...FULL STORY »
John Wes Townley
John Wes Townley Daytona Rewind; Looking Forward To Atlanta
no responses - Posted 02.23.15
Concord, N.C. (Feb. 22, 2015) – Season-opening races in NASCAR’s Xfinity and Camping World Truck Series over the weekend at Daytona International Speedway were a case of what might have been for Watkinsville, Ga. driver John Wes Townley. On Friday night, Townley was in position to capture his first NASCAR ...FULL STORY »
Scott Lagasse Jr., No. 20 Alert Today Florida / Boy Scouts of America / Beck Chevrolet
Scott Lagasse Jr. Finishes Third in First Start with NTS Motorsports
no responses - Posted 02.22.15
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (February 21, 2015) - In his debut with NTS Motorsports, Scott Lagasse, Jr. and the No. 20 Alert Today Florida / Boy Scouts of America / Beck Chevrolet Silverado finished third at the historic Daytona International Speedway. After rolling off ninth in the 100-lap event, Lagasse was ...FULL STORY »
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2015 Atlanta Motor Speedway NASCAR Weekend Track Event Schedule
no responses - Posted 02.22.15
Austin Theriault
Austin Theriault 2015 NCWTS NextEra Energy Resources 250 Post Race Report
no responses - Posted 02.22.15
BRAD KESELOWSKI RACING DAYTONA POST-RACE REPORT Daytona International Speedway NextEra Energy Resources 250 Friday, February 20th, 2015 | 7:30 PM ET THE RESULTS: Driver: Austin Theriault Starting Position: 4 Finishing Position: 4 Status: Running Owner Points Position: 4 Points Behind Leader: -7 A rookie driver does not run up front, lead laps and have a chance ...FULL STORY »

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