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Waltrip To Enter 2011 500
Tuesday, Jan 25, 2011 – 8:18 | One Comment
Waltrip To Enter 2011 500

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Michael Waltrip Racing and NAPA AUTO PARTS announced that two-time Daytona 500 winner Michael Waltrip will drive the No. 15 NAPA Toyota in his 25th consecutive Daytona 500 on Feb. 20.
“This is a very special day,” said Waltrip who unveiled the No. 15 NAPA paint scheme Tuesday morning during the annual Charlotte Motor Speedway media […]

Three Day Test Begins At DIS
Thursday, Jan 20, 2011 – 9:20 | Comments Off on Three Day Test Begins At DIS
Three Day Test Begins At DIS

The engines of the Sprint Cup cars will fire for the first time in 2011 when  a three-day test gets under way at Daytona International Speedway today. Most of the top drivers will be participating.

The test – scheduled for Thursday, Jan. 20 through Saturday, Jan. 22 – runs from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. ET […]

Racin’ Today: McDowell, HP Unite
Wednesday, Jan 19, 2011 – 11:15 | Comments Off on Racin’ Today: McDowell, HP Unite
Racin’ Today: McDowell, HP Unite

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In Racin’ news today, Wednesday, Jan. 19:
HP Racing, LLC, a renamed entity formed by owners Randy Humphrey and Phil Parsons, announced the formation of HP Racing, a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series team set to debut in 2011 at Daytona International Speedway.
HP Racing will field the No. 66 Toyota Camry with driver Michael McDowell. Driving for […]

Racin’ Notes: Baldwin And Blaney Return To Cup
Monday, Jan 17, 2011 – 15:06 | Comments Off on Racin’ Notes: Baldwin And Blaney Return To Cup
Racin’ Notes: Baldwin And Blaney Return To Cup

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In Racin’ news today, Monday Jan. 17:
Tommy Baldwin Racing announced that the team will run the No. 36 Tommy Baldwin Racing Chevrolet in its third year of competition in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series and Dave Blaney will drive.
The team said it will kick off the season with the 53rd Annual Daytona 500 in […]

Kevin Swindell Wins Silver Edition Of Chili Bowl
Sunday, Jan 16, 2011 – 9:36 | Comments Off on Kevin Swindell Wins Silver Edition Of Chili Bowl
Kevin Swindell Wins Silver Edition Of Chili Bowl

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Kevin Swindell became the first driver in 25 years to win consecutive Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals  main events on Saturday night.
To get the victory and special Silver Driller 25th Anniversary trophy, Swindell had to hold off his more-famous father, Sammy Swindell – a five time winner of the event, which is held in Tulsa, […]

NASCAR To Trim Down Plates
Thursday, Jan 13, 2011 – 10:14 | One Comment
NASCAR To Trim Down Plates

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Racin’ Notes for Thursday, Jan. 13:
NASCAR reportedly will down-size restrictor plate holes for next week’s Sprint Cup Goodyear tire test at Daytona International Speedway.
The new size will be 29/32 of an inch. The old size was 30/32 of an inch.
The result will be less power and, presumably, slower speeds.
Pat Tryson, crew chief for the No. […]

Nashville Announces Reduced Prices
Thursday, Jan 13, 2011 – 8:29 | Comments Off on Nashville Announces Reduced Prices

Lebanon, Tenn. – A new year and a new NASCAR season brings new reduced ticket prices for fans of Nashville Superspeedway. Single event tickets for NASCAR events at Nashville went on sale Wednesday, Jan. 5 at 8 a.m. Fans can take advantage of the new reduced ticket prices by reserving their seats in advance […]

Racin’ Notes: Martin To Be A Three-Series Driver
Wednesday, Jan 12, 2011 – 11:00 | Comments Off on Racin’ Notes: Martin To Be A Three-Series Driver
Racin’ Notes: Martin To Be A Three-Series Driver

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Racin’ notes for Wednesday, Jan. 12:
Turner Motorsports announced the addition of Mark Martin, to its 2011 driver line-up.
Martin will pilot the No. 32 Dollar General Impala in NASCAR Nationwide Series events at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Auto Club Speedway, Michigan International Speedway and Kentucky Speedway with crew chief, Trent Owens, calling the shots. He […]

Racin’ Notes: NASCAR To Ban Multiple Championships?
Tuesday, Jan 11, 2011 – 8:07 | 3 Comments
Racin’ Notes: NASCAR To Ban Multiple Championships?

In Racin’ News today, Jan. 11:
It looks as though there will never be a driver who will win more than one major NASCAR series championship in the same year.
NASCAR.com is reporting that in coming weeks, NASCAR officials will institute a rule which allows drivers in its top three series – Sprint Cup, Nationwide and Camping World […]

Racin’ Notes: KHI Hires Crew Chief For Piquet
Monday, Jan 10, 2011 – 10:11 | Comments Off on Racin’ Notes: KHI Hires Crew Chief For Piquet
Racin’ Notes: KHI Hires Crew Chief For Piquet

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In Racin’ news for Monday, Jan. 10th:
Kevin Harvick Inc. announced Monday that veteran Chris Carrier will lead the organization’s third Camping World Truck Series team as crew chief in 2011. The addition to the KHI stable, which will carry the No. 8, will be driven full time by Brazilian driver Nelson Piquet Jr.
Carrier, who has […]