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Busch Wins 11th NNS Race Of 2013
Saturday, 12 Oct, 2013 – 8:02 | Comments Off
Busch Wins 11th NNS Race Of 2013

By Reid Spencer
NASCAR Wire Service
Kyle Busch won from the pole—as he almost always does—and competition for the NASCAR Nationwide Series championship remained excruciating tight.
Busch held off charging series leader Austin Dillon in Friday night’s Dollar General 300 at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Earlier in the day, Busch had won his ninth NNS pole of the season, [...]

Kenseth Wins, Busch And Keselowski Feud In NNS Race
Saturday, 5 Oct, 2013 – 18:16 | Comments Off
Kenseth Wins, Busch And Keselowski Feud In NNS Race

RacinToday.com
Matt Kenseth won Saturday’s Kansas Lottery 300 NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Kansas Speedway.
But Kyle Busch and Brad Keselowski provided the fireworks – fireworks that resulted in Keselowski issuing a warning to Busch that could carry over to the remaining Sprint Cup races.
Kenseth pulled away after a restart with five laps left and won going [...]

Logano Wins Again At Dover
Saturday, 28 Sep, 2013 – 17:21 | Comments Off
Logano Wins Again At Dover

RacinToday.com
Joey Logano won Saturday’s 5-hour Energy 200 NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Dover International Speedway.
The victory was a record four straight events at the Monster Mile.
No other driver has ever won four straight races at Dover in any of NASCAR’s top three national series, and Logano accomplished the feat decisively, finishing 14.590 seconds ahead of [...]

Hornish Jr. On The Cusp Of Title, Joblessness
Friday, 27 Sep, 2013 – 8:06 | 3 Comments
Hornish Jr. On The Cusp Of Title, Joblessness

Sam Hornish Jr. could end the season as 2013 NASCAR Nationwide Series champion – and unemployed.
“I’m in the offer-taking stage right now. At this point they don’t have anything for me at Penske (Racing) next year,” Hornish said during an interview with RacinToday.com on Thursday. “It’s not anything performance-wise. It’s strictly money and not on [...]

Blaney Wins Kentucky NNS Race
Sunday, 22 Sep, 2013 – 8:17 | Comments Off
Blaney Wins Kentucky NNS Race

RacinToday.com
Ryan Blaney got his first career Nationwide Series win Saturday night when he won the Kentucky 300 at Kentucky Speedway.
Blaney’s victory came in the No. 22 Discount Tire Ford Mustang of Penske Racing.
Austin Dillon finished second and Matt Crafton third.
Blaney was nearly collected by teammate and points leader Sam Hornish Jr. on a restart with [...]

Nationwide To End Title Sponsorship of NASCAR’s No. 2 Series
Wednesday, 18 Sep, 2013 – 11:30 | 2 Comments
Nationwide To End Title Sponsorship of NASCAR’s No. 2 Series

Nationwide’s run as title sponsor of NASCAR’s top development series will end following the 2014 season it was announced on Wednesday.
When the sponsorship does end, it will do so after a seven-year run.
The insurance company will remain in NASCAR as an official sponsor for auto, home, life and business insurance through 2017 and also focus [...]

Kyle Busch 2 for 2 At Chicagoland Speedway
Saturday, 14 Sep, 2013 – 17:59 | Comments Off
Kyle Busch 2 for 2 At Chicagoland Speedway

RacinToday.com
Kyle Busch won his 10th NASCAR Nationwide Series race in 20 starts this season on Saturday at Chicagoland Speedway.
Busch started from the pole and led 195 of the 200 laps in claiming the record 61st victory of his career. The victory Saturday gives Busch – who won the Camping World Truck Series race in Joliet [...]

Keselowski Wins NNS Race At RIR
Saturday, 7 Sep, 2013 – 7:27 | Comments Off
Keselowski Wins NNS Race At RIR

Grabbing the lead for the first time after a restart on Lap 240, Brad Keselowski went on to win Friday night’s Virginia 529 College Savings 250, the 1,000th race in NASCAR Nationwide Series history.
With a dominant car and excellent work by his pit crew, Brian Scott had led the first 239 of 250 laps before [...]

Hall of Famer Ingram Makes Big Day Bigger
Friday, 6 Sep, 2013 – 17:24 | 2 Comments
Hall of Famer Ingram Makes Big Day Bigger

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
RICHMOND, Va. – When Elliott Sadler walked out of his house to head for Richmond International Raceway, his father gave him a simple message – “Please don’t embarrass Jack Ingram and run like crap tomorrow night.”
Ingram, a five-time NASCAR champion who will be inducted into the NASCAR Hall of Fame in [...]

Harvick Uproots Busch In Atlanta Nationwide Race
Sunday, 1 Sep, 2013 – 7:50 | Comments Off
Harvick Uproots Busch In Atlanta Nationwide Race

Kevin Harvick was able to keep Kyle Busch behind him over a seven-lap run to the finish of Saturday night’s Great Clips/Grit Chips 300 Nationwide Series and win the race at Atlanta Motor Speedway.
Harvick beat Busch to the finish line by .580 seconds after clearing the No. 54 Toyota with five laps left. The narrow [...]