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NASCAR Notes: Top Cop Pemberton Leaving NASCAR
Tuesday, Dec 1, 2015 – 19:17 | Comments Off on NASCAR Notes: Top Cop Pemberton Leaving NASCAR
NASCAR Notes: Top Cop Pemberton Leaving NASCAR

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NASCAR announced Tuesday that Robin Pemberton will not return as Senior Vice President of Competition.
Pemberton joined the sanctioning body in August of 2004. Since that time, he has overseen all areas of NASCAR competition.
 
“Robin has left an indelible mark on the sport while at NASCAR,” said NASCAR Vice Chairman Mike Helton. “He joined us at a […]

Mercedes’ Rosberg Ends Season With Win in Abu Dhabi
Sunday, Nov 29, 2015 – 13:56 | Comments Off on Mercedes’ Rosberg Ends Season With Win in Abu Dhabi
Mercedes’ Rosberg Ends Season With Win in Abu Dhabi

Nico Rosberg out ran Mercedes AMG teammate and long-crowned 2015 Formula One teammate Lewis Hamilton to win the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix On Sunday.
Hamilton, who clinched the championship at the U.S. Grand Prix last month, finished 8.2 seconds behind Rosberg at the Yas Marina road course.
The victory was the sixth of the season for Germany’s […]

Busch Completes Comeback; Wins Race And Championship
Sunday, Nov 22, 2015 – 20:08 | Comments Off on Busch Completes Comeback; Wins Race And Championship
Busch Completes Comeback; Wins Race And Championship

Racers have been wondering for years when super-talented driver Kyle Busch would finally win a Sprint Cup championship. They got their answer Sunday when Busch won the season-ending race at Homestead-Miami Speedway and, with it, the 2015 crown.
The victory and championship came with Busch doing what he does best – using mastery on a restart […]

Buescher Nets XFINITY Championship
Saturday, Nov 21, 2015 – 18:25 | Comments Off on Buescher Nets XFINITY Championship
Buescher Nets XFINITY Championship

Chris Buescher finished 11th in Saturday’s season-ending XFINITY race at Homestead-Miami Speedway, but that was more than good enough to allow him to capture the 2015 series championship.
Buescher, a native of Prosper, Texas who drives for Roush Fenway Racing, won just two races this season – at Iowa Speedway and Dover – but was consistent […]

Crafton Wins Homestead, But Jones Trucks To Title
Saturday, Nov 21, 2015 – 7:52 | Comments Off on Crafton Wins Homestead, But Jones Trucks To Title
Crafton Wins Homestead, But Jones Trucks To Title

Matt Crafton won Friday night’s season-ending Ford EcoBoost 200 Camping World Truck race, but it was Erik Jones who left Homestead-Miami Speedway with the big trophy and big check that goes to the season champion.
Crafton, who had won the previous two series championship, won his sixth race of the season by easily holding off John Hunter […]

France Talks Playoffs And Penalties During Homestead Presser
Friday, Nov 20, 2015 – 18:17 | Comments Off on France Talks Playoffs And Penalties During Homestead Presser
France Talks Playoffs And Penalties During Homestead Presser

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NASCAR chairman and CEO Brian France held a state of the sport press conference Friday at Homestead-Miami Speedway, site of this weekend’s season-ending races.
France was asked questions about everything from penalties to the Chase for the Sprint Cup Championship playoff format.
The following is a transcript of the press conference:
Going back to your meeting with Matt […]

Furniture Row’s Ferroni Wins Chapman Award
Sunday, Nov 15, 2015 – 19:04 | One Comment
Furniture Row’s Ferroni Wins Chapman Award

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David Ferroni, who has been involved in motorsports for 30 years and currently is media representative for Furniture Row Racing and driver Martin Truex Jr. in the NASCAR Sprint Cup series, today was announced as winner of the 2015 Jim Chapman Award for excellence in motorsports public relations.
The Chapman Award is often considered to be the highest […]

Kyle Busch Adds To XFINITY Win Pile; Title Battle Tightens
Saturday, Nov 14, 2015 – 18:52 | Comments Off on Kyle Busch Adds To XFINITY Win Pile; Title Battle Tightens
Kyle Busch Adds To XFINITY Win Pile; Title Battle Tightens

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Kyle Busch added to his XFINITY Series career victory total Saturday at Phoenix International Raceway and the race for the series championship tightened up just a bit.
The victory for Busch was his 76th in the series. He led 190 of 200 laps.
“You can’t take any of these wins for granted,” Busch, who is seeking a […]

Peters Wins Truck Race; Jones Closes In On Championship
Saturday, Nov 14, 2015 – 8:30 | Comments Off on Peters Wins Truck Race; Jones Closes In On Championship
Peters Wins Truck Race; Jones Closes In On Championship

By Reid Spencer
NASCAR Wire Service
AVONDALE, Ariz. – After the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series championship battle changed dramatically with a wreck involving the two series leaders, Timothy Peters held off John Hunter Nemechek to win Friday night’s Lucas Oil 150 at Phoenix International Raceway.
Peters beat Nemechek to the checkered flag by .309 seconds to record […]

Keselowski Wins Texas XFINITY Race
Saturday, Nov 7, 2015 – 18:37 | Comments Off on Keselowski Wins Texas XFINITY Race
Keselowski Wins Texas XFINITY Race

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Brad Keselowski passed leader Autsin Dillon with 11 laps to go and hung on to win Saturday’s XFINITY Series race at Texas Motor Speedway.
The victory was the 34th of the Team Penske driver’s career in the series. It was his second win of the season and second at TMS’s 1.5-mile quad-oval.
“Kind of a funky race […]