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NASCAR Penalizes Leffler
Tuesday, 6 Apr, 2010 – 16:37 | Comments Off
NASCAR Penalizes Leffler

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NASCAR has placed Jason Leffler, driver of the No. 38 car in the NASCAR Nationwide Series, on probation for the next three NASCAR Nationwide Series events for a rule violation he committed during the race at Nashville Superspeedway on April 3.
Leffler’s probation will run until April 28 of this year.
Officially, Leffler was found to have [...]

Harvick Remembers Way To Victory Circle
Saturday, 3 Apr, 2010 – 18:13 | 2 Comments
Harvick Remembers Way To Victory Circle

Larry Woody | Senior Writer
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Gladeville, Tenn. – It had been four years since Kevin Harvick’s last visit to Nashville Superspeedway, and he said he had a little trouble finding his way through the garage area.
But Harvick remembered the way to Victory Circle – last visited by him here in 2006 – after sailing to a [...]

Nashville Notes: Logano Steamed
Friday, 2 Apr, 2010 – 18:09 | Comments Off
Nashville Notes: Logano Steamed

By Jeff Hood | Senior Writer
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Gladeville, Tenn. – The final laps of Nationwide Series races at Auto Club Speedway and Bristol Motor Speedway this season weren’t kind to Joey Logano.
The 19-year-old driver was on the receiving end of contact from fellow competitors at the conclusion of each event.
When asked if the 1.33-mile Nashville Superspeedway is [...]

Allgaier Adjusting Well To Life As NASCAR winner
Friday, 2 Apr, 2010 – 16:39 | Comments Off
Allgaier Adjusting Well To Life As NASCAR winner

By Jeff Hood | Senior Writer
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Gladeville, Tenn. – There’s been little downtime over the past two weeks for Justin Allgaier, the newest first-time winner in NASCAR’s Nationwide Series.
Following his dramatic victory at Bristol Motor Speedway last month, the second-year driver known as “Little Gator” has been on a whirlwind schedule during the days leading up [...]

Lagasse Challenges Cup Raiders
Friday, 2 Apr, 2010 – 6:31 | Comments Off
Lagasse Challenges Cup Raiders

Nashville – With eight Sprint Cup drivers in the field along with at least two more former big-leaguers, Saturday’s Nationwide race at Nashville Superspeedway has the strongest lineup in its 10-year history.
But one Nationwide-only driver, Scott Lagasse, had this to say about that:
“Bring ‘em on.”
“Personally I look forward to racing against the Cup drivers,” said [...]

Mikey Kile Gets His Big Break
Thursday, 25 Mar, 2010 – 6:59 | Comments Off
Mikey Kile Gets His Big  Break

By Jeff Hood | Senior Writer
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Talladega, Ala. – Mikey Kile had plenty of reasons to be ecstatic on Wednesday at Talladega Superspeedway.
The 27-year-old Louisiana native set fast time during the morning session of the ARCA Racing Series presented by RE/MAX and Menards test at the mammoth 2.66-mile tri-oval.
Kile was also beaming over the announcement that he’ll [...]

Allgaier Captures First Nationwide Victory
Saturday, 20 Mar, 2010 – 16:08 | One Comment
Allgaier Captures First Nationwide Victory

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Justin Allgaier held off Penske Racing teammate Brad Keselowski to win the Scotts Turf Builder 300 at Bristol Motor Speedway on Saturday.
The victory was the first of Allgaier’s Nationwide Series career.
“Couldn’t be happier to be here. Unbelievable,” Allgaier said. “I hope this is the first of many.”
Keselowski, who had won the pole for the [...]

Dale Jarrett Talks Feuds, Paybacks and Coverage
Thursday, 18 Mar, 2010 – 6:32 | Comments Off
Dale Jarrett Talks Feuds, Paybacks and Coverage

Larry Woody | Senior Writer
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With emotions at a fever pitching heading into this week’s race at Bristol – NASCAR’s most cantankerous track – the media has to walk a fine line between pro wresting and Masterpiece Theater.
That’s the opinion of Dale Jarrett, who will be calling Saturday’s Nationwide race for ESPN, even as all eyes [...]

Harvick Captures Vegas Victory
Saturday, 27 Feb, 2010 – 20:47 | Comments Off
Harvick Captures Vegas Victory

Kevin Harvick snatched the lead away from Denny Hamlin on a restart lap with 25 lapst to go Saturday night, checked out and went on to win the the Sam’s Town 300 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
The margin of victory was just about 1.3 seconds.
“We got in clean air and we were gone,” Harvick’s crew [...]

Keselowski On Nationwide Pole
Saturday, 27 Feb, 2010 – 13:35 | Comments Off
Keselowski On Nationwide Pole

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Brad Keselowski broke the track record Saturday en route to earning the pole for the Nationwide Series event at Las Vegas International Speedway.
Keselowski posted a lap at 185.427 mph in the morning qualifier for the afternoon Sam’s Town 300 race.
The previous record for qualifying was 182.451 mph and was set a year ago by Scott [...]