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Busch Leads Gibbs Qualifying Parade
Saturday, Mar 12, 2016 – 7:44 | Comments Off on Busch Leads Gibbs Qualifying Parade
Busch Leads Gibbs Qualifying Parade

 
Kyle Busch on Friday won the pole for Sunday’s Sprint Cup Series race at Phoenix International Raceway. Right behind the defending series champion in qualifying were two of his Joe Gibbs Racing teammates – Carl Edwards and Denny Hamlin.
Busch posted a fast lap at 26.014 seconds (138.387 mph) in the third round of the three-round […]

Kyle Busch Notches Hometown Win
Saturday, Mar 5, 2016 – 19:38 | Comments Off on Kyle Busch Notches Hometown Win
Kyle Busch Notches Hometown Win

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Kyle Busch put in a dominating performance on Saturday in winning the NASCAR XFINITY Series race at his home track – Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Busch led all but one lap of the 200-lap race.
The victory was his first of any kind at the 1.5-mile home-turf track.
“It’s awesome that they have always supported racing out here […]

Johnson Captures Overtime Victory In Atlanta
Sunday, Feb 28, 2016 – 16:49 | Comments Off on Johnson Captures Overtime Victory In Atlanta
Johnson Captures Overtime Victory In Atlanta

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Jimmie Johnson came through with a nearly perfect, lead-retaining restart in overtime and went on to win Sunday’s Sprint Cup race at Atlanta Motor Speedway.
The victory was Johnson’s 76th and it tied him with Dale Earnhardt Sr. on the career-win list. Johnson honored the late seven-time chance by showing three fingers to the crowd on his […]

The Fun Continues For Capps
Sunday, Feb 28, 2016 – 8:33 | Comments Off on The Fun Continues For Capps
The Fun Continues For Capps

Riding the momentum of his season-opening victory at the prestigious Winternationals, Ron Capps secured pole position in Funny Car Saturday as qualifying concluded for the 32nd annual CARQUEST Auto Parts NHRA Nationals in Chandler, Ariz.
Point-leader Capps set a Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park track record with a 1,000-foot run in 3.925-seconds at 320.50 mph in […]

Nemechek Wins Atlanta Truck Race
Saturday, Feb 27, 2016 – 18:42 | Comments Off on Nemechek Wins Atlanta Truck Race
Nemechek Wins Atlanta Truck Race

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John Hunter Nemechek inherited the lead when Christopher Bell wrecked with eight laps to go, got the jump on the field on a restart with two laps to go and went on to win the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Atlanta Motor Speedway on Saturday.
The victory was the second in the series for […]

Kyle Busch Wins Atlanta XFINITY Race
Saturday, Feb 27, 2016 – 16:38 | Comments Off on Kyle Busch Wins Atlanta XFINITY Race
Kyle Busch Wins Atlanta XFINITY Race

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Kyle Busch held off fellow Sprint Cup regular Kyle Larson to win Saturday’s XFINITY Series race at Atlanta Motor Speedway.
The victory was Busch’s first at the historic AMS 1.5-mile oval and it came in dominating fashion as he led 119 of 163 laps.
“It means a lot,” Busch said of winning in Atlanta. “It’s been a […]

Penske Dominates IndyCar’s ‘Test In The West’
Saturday, Feb 27, 2016 – 8:46 | Comments Off on Penske Dominates IndyCar’s ‘Test In The West’
Penske Dominates IndyCar’s ‘Test In The West’

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The Verizon IndyCar Series “Test in the West” brought out the record-best in Team Penske Friday.
Helio Castroneves led four Team Penske drivers in the top six after the first session of the Phoenix International Raceway promoter test with a lap time that unofficially eclipsed the track record around the 1.022-mile oval.
Arie Luyendyk, a two-time […]

Q and A: Stewart-Haas And Ford Talk About New Deal
Wednesday, Feb 24, 2016 – 18:33 | Comments Off on Q and A: Stewart-Haas And Ford Talk About New Deal
Q and A: Stewart-Haas And Ford Talk About New Deal

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During a teleconference with the media on Wednesday, officials from Stewart-Haas Racing and Ford Performance answered questions about the announcement that the two organizations would work together beginning in 2017.
Stewart-Haas had been a Chevrolet team since it was founded in 2010.
The following is a transcript of the teleconference:
TONY STEWART, Co-Owner, Stewart-Haas Racing – CAN YOU EXPAND […]

NASCAR Sets Records Ror Fan Engagement During Daytona 500
Wednesday, Feb 24, 2016 – 16:54 | Comments Off on NASCAR Sets Records Ror Fan Engagement During Daytona 500
NASCAR Sets Records Ror Fan Engagement During Daytona 500

By Reid Spencer
NASCAR Wire Service
Sunday’s Daytona 500 provided fans with the closest finish in the history of the Great American Race when winner Denny Hamlin edged runner-up Martin Truex Jr. by .010 seconds — roughly four inches on the track. But Hamlin’s impressive victory at Daytona International Speedway wasn’t the only record-setting event of the day.
On […]

Hamlin Wins Closest Daytona 500 In History
Sunday, Feb 21, 2016 – 16:56 | Comments Off on Hamlin Wins Closest Daytona 500 In History
Hamlin Wins Closest Daytona 500 In History

Denny Hamlin hit the finish line inches ahead of Martin Truex Jr. to win Sunday’s Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway.
The margin of victory – .01 seconds –was the closest in the history of NASCAR’s most important race.
The victory was the first in a 500 for the Joe Gibbs Racing driver and the 27th of his […]