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Edwards Takes NNS Pole
Saturday, 8 Oct, 2011 – 10:16 | Comments Off
Edwards Takes NNS Pole

KANSAS CITY, Kan. – Carl Edwards of Roush Fenway Racing won the pole for Saturday afternoon’s Kansas Lottery 300 on Saturday morning.
Edwards had a fast lap of 171.521 mph at the 1.5-mile tri-oval.
Brad Keselowski of Penske Racing was second fastest with a lap at 171.282 mph.
Third fastest was Ryan Truex in a Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota. [...]

Racin’ News: Sorenson Out, Vickers In At Turner Motorsports
Tuesday, 4 Oct, 2011 – 16:36 | Comments Off
Racin’ News: Sorenson Out, Vickers In At Turner Motorsports

In Racin’ News Today, Tuesday, Oct. 4:
Turner Motorsports announced today that Brian Vickers will assume driving duties of the No. 32 Dollar General Chevy, beginning this weekend at Kansas Speedway. Vickers, who drivers for Red Bull Racing in the Sprint Cup series, will replace Reed Sorenson.
Vickers, the 2003 NASCAR Nationwide Series Champion, who has [...]

Edwards Takes NNS Victory At Dover
Saturday, 1 Oct, 2011 – 17:50 | Comments Off
Edwards Takes NNS Victory At Dover

RacinToday.com
Carl Edwards led 179 of 200 laps to win Saturday’s One Main Financial 200 Nationwide Series race at Dover International Speedway.
Edwards sealed the win by pulling away from second-place Brad Keselowski and third-place Clint Bowyer after the final restart of the race, which came on lap 168.
“Today I had a very fast car,” Edwards said. [...]

Keselowski wins NNS Race
Saturday, 17 Sep, 2011 – 20:59 | Comments Off
Keselowski wins NNS Race

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Brad Keselowski won his third Nationwide race of the season and the 15th of his career, cruising to victory over Carl Edwards at Chicagoland Speedway.
Polesitter Brian Scott finished third, followed by Aric Almirola and Sam Hornish Jr. in a race that saw 10 cars finish on the lead lap. Points leader Ricky Stenhouse Jr. kept [...]

Danica’s Schedule Dependent On NASCAR Schedule
Saturday, 10 Sep, 2011 – 8:26 | 2 Comments
Danica’s Schedule Dependent On NASCAR Schedule

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
RICHMOND, Va. – Danica Patrick, who is moving to NASCAR’s Nationwide Series full time in 2012, said Friday her limited Sprint Cup schedule wouldn’t be determined until NASCAR released next year’s schedule in its entirety.
“Go Daddy’s input is important (in determining the schedule) and they’ll play a part, but they’re [...]

Busch Gets Nationwide Series Victory At Richmond
Friday, 9 Sep, 2011 – 20:51 | Comments Off
Busch Gets Nationwide Series Victory At Richmond

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Kyle Busch took the lead coming out of the pits after a caution with with 40 laps to go and went on to win the NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Richmond International Raceway on Friday night.
The victory was the eighth of the season for Busch and the 51st of his career in the series.
Finishing second [...]

Keselowski Wins Pole For NNS Race
Friday, 9 Sep, 2011 – 15:56 | Comments Off
Keselowski Wins Pole For NNS Race

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Brad Keselowski won the pole for Friday night’s Virginia 529 College Savings 250 NASCAR Nationwide Series race on Friday afternoon at Richmond International Raceway.
Keselowski collected the pole with a lap at 123.757 mph. It was his third pole in the series of the year.
Second fastest was Carl Edwards, whose fastest lap was at 123.170 mph.
Kyle [...]

Harvick, Childress Merging Their Nationwide Operations
Wednesday, 7 Sep, 2011 – 17:54 | Comments Off
Harvick, Childress Merging Their Nationwide Operations

Richard Childress Racing and Kevin Harvick Incorporated have reached agreement on a collaborative effort that will have KHI’s current NASCAR Nationwide Series program merge with RCR beginning in 2012.
A statement issued today by RCR said, “The decision is the coming together of the best of the two organizations.”
KHI will continue to be involved on the [...]

Minter: Keselowski Has A Throwback Demeanor
Monday, 5 Sep, 2011 – 10:09 | Comments Off
Minter: Keselowski Has A Throwback Demeanor

By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
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HAMPTON, Ga. – Last week at Bristol Motor Speedway I had the chance to spend some time visiting with two-time Sprint Cup champion Terry Labonte.
Among the things that struck me about that chance meeting was how young and fit Labonte seemed, even though his hair was grayer and his race [...]

Edwards Picks Off NNS Victory At Atlanta
Saturday, 3 Sep, 2011 – 21:08 | Comments Off
Edwards Picks Off NNS Victory At Atlanta

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Carl Edwards took the lead with 19 laps to go, held off Kyle Busch and got the win in the Great Clips 300 NASCAR Nationwide race at Atlanta Motor Speedway on Saturday night.
The victory was the sixth of the season in the series for Edwards and his Roush Fenway Racing team. Edwards led a race-best [...]