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Newman Grabs Nationwide Pole
Friday, Apr 24, 2009 – 13:04 | Comments Off
Newman Grabs Nationwide Pole

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Ryan Newman was the fastest qualifier in the Nationwide Series Friday afternoon and will start Saturday’s race from the pole.
Newman is making his first Nationwide Series start of the season in Saturday’s Aaron’s 312 at Talladega Superspeedway.
It is the 12th career Nationwide pole for Newman in 41 starts, but it his first pole of any [...]

NASCAR To Hold Year-End Banquet in Las Vegas
Friday, Apr 24, 2009 – 13:00 | Comments Off
NASCAR To Hold Year-End Banquet in Las Vegas

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The National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR) announced today that Las Vegas formally becomes the “Official Host City of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Champion’s Week.” NASCAR’s annual NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Awards Ceremony will be held at the Wynn Las Vegas on Friday, Dec. 4, 2009. The move to Las Vegas provides [...]

IndyCar Kansas Preview
Friday, Apr 24, 2009 – 9:00 | Comments Off
IndyCar Kansas Preview

IndyCar Series drivers preview the upcoming race at Kansas Speedway

Biffle Discusses His Luck at ‘Dega
Friday, Apr 24, 2009 – 8:30 | Comments Off
Biffle Discusses His Luck at ‘Dega

Greg Biffle talks about turning around his fortunes and seeking a first win at Talladega Superspeedway.

A Few Words With: Vitor Meira
Thursday, Apr 23, 2009 – 7:25 | One Comment
A Few Words With: Vitor Meira

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Vitor Meira is back at Kansas Speedway this weekend, this time driving for the legendary A.J. Foyt. Meira has been involved in several memorable finishes at Kansas but has yet to get his first win. He shared a few words about Kansas this week:
Question: What is the track at Kansas like?
Meira: It’s really a normal [...]

Yarborough To Pace Field at Darlington
Wednesday, Apr 22, 2009 – 16:40 | Comments Off
Yarborough To Pace Field at Darlington

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As part of the celebration of 60 Years of Racing at Darlington Raceway, Cale Yarborough will serve as the honorary pace car driver to start the 2009 Southern 500 presented by GoDaddy.com announced track President Chris Browning.
“We couldn’t be more excited to have Cale pace the field for the Southern 500 presented by GoDaddy.com,” said [...]

Childress To Swap Cup Crew Chiefs
Wednesday, Apr 22, 2009 – 14:34 | Comments Off
Childress To Swap Cup Crew Chiefs

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Richard Childress Racing’s No. 07 Jack Daniel’s crew  will become the No. 29 Shell-Pennzoil crew, and vice versa,  immediately following this weekend’s race at Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway.
 Crew chief Gil Martin and his crew will move to the No. 29 team with driver Kevin Harvick while Todd Berrier and his crew will take over the No. [...]

Hybrid To Take To Track At Lowe’s
Wednesday, Apr 22, 2009 – 7:58 | Comments Off

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NASCAR’s thundering herd of carbureted V-8s will get a lesson in hybrid technology at Lowe’s Motor Speedway next month.  
A Toyota Camry Hybrid will become the first such vehicle to serve as “official” pace car for a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race when it leads the 43-car field to the green flag for the 50th [...]

Earnhardt, Mears Put On Probation
Wednesday, Apr 22, 2009 – 7:50 | Comments Off
Earnhardt, Mears Put On Probation

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NASCAR announced that it has placed Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Casey Mears on probation for the next six races in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, as a result of their on-track incident last Saturday at the conclusion of the race at Phoenix International Raceway.
NASCAR put both drivers on probation for the next six races. No [...]

Key Motorsports Cuts Plans
Monday, Apr 20, 2009 – 16:17 | Comments Off
Key Motorsports Cuts Plans

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Curtis Key, owner of Key Motorsports, has announced today he has cancelled his team’s full-time championship effort in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series, and will pursue only a limited schedule with Mike Bliss behind the wheel for the remainder of the 2009 season.
Key cites lack of sponsorship and his desire to focus on the [...]