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Chase Elliott To Drive Full Time For Earnhardt Jr.
Monday, 6 Jan, 2014 – 14:33 | Comments Off
Chase Elliott To Drive Full Time For Earnhardt Jr.

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Chase Elliott will compete full time in the NASCAR Nationwide Series for JR Motorsports starting in 2014 and do so with NAPA Auto Parts as his full-season primary sponsor, the team announced today.
Elliott will carry the No. 9 on his NAPA Chevrolet – the same number his father, legendary racer Bill Elliott, carried for much [...]

Gibbs Hires Hornish For NNS Races
Monday, 6 Jan, 2014 – 13:54 | Comments Off
Gibbs Hires Hornish For NNS Races

Joe Gibbs Racing has signed driver Sam Hornish, Jr. to drive the No. 54 Monster Energy Toyota in seven NASCAR Nationwide Series races in 2014.
“I’m excited about driving the No. 54 Monster Energy car this year. It’s a great opportunity for me,” said Hornish. “It’s the best possible situation for me to jump into great [...]

Buescher Moving Up To NNS
Saturday, 14 Dec, 2013 – 10:40 | Comments Off
Buescher Moving Up To NNS

RAB Racing has signed 2012 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series champion James Buescher to a multi-year deal to compete full time in the NASCAR Nationwide Series, it was announced Friday.
Buescher has competed full time in the NCWTS for the past three seasons and has recorded one championship and two third-place finishes in the drivers’ championship [...]

Flat Spot On: 6-Time, The Intimidator and The King
Monday, 18 Nov, 2013 – 9:29 | 4 Comments
Flat Spot On: 6-Time, The Intimidator and The King

HOMESTEAD, Fla. – Top Ten “Tweets” from Homestead-Miami Speedway’s NASCAR championship finale.
1. Let the battle begin in earnest – if Jimmie Johnson gets one more title and wins a seventh championship does that mean he’s the equal of Richard Petty and Dale Earnhardt? (His status as one of the all-time greats is the only thing [...]

Dillon Wins NNS Championship
Saturday, 16 Nov, 2013 – 20:20 | Comments Off
Dillon Wins NNS Championship

Austin Dillon locked up the NASCAR Nationwide Series championship with a 12th-place finish in Saturday’s season-ending race at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
Sam Hornish Jr. finished eighth and was deprived of the title by three points.
Making up seven positions in three laps, Brad Keselowski surged to the lead with two laps left and went on to win Saturday [...]

Rick Hendrick’s Gamble Continues To Pay Off Big
Friday, 15 Nov, 2013 – 15:29 | 2 Comments
Rick Hendrick’s Gamble Continues To Pay Off Big

By Jeff Hood | Senior Writer
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HOMESTEAD, Fla. – The three team owners with a mathematical chance to see their driver win Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup championship held court with the media at Homestead-Miami Speedway on Friday.
There was plenty of reminiscing and discussion about the direction of the sport between Richard Childress, Joe Gibbs and Rick [...]

Busch Wins NNS Race; Dillon Pads Points Lead
Saturday, 9 Nov, 2013 – 19:21 | Comments Off
Busch Wins NNS Race; Dillon Pads Points Lead

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Kyle Busch drove the No. 54 Joe Gibbs racing Toyota  to victory in the ServiceMaster 200 NASCAR Nationwide Race at Phoenix International Raceway on Saturday.
Bush finished more than four seconds ahead of race runner-up Justin Allgaier, who passed series leader Austin Dillon for the second position on the final lap.
Dillon held third, followed by Regan [...]

Keselowski Dominates Texas NNS Race
Saturday, 2 Nov, 2013 – 17:31 | Comments Off
Keselowski Dominates Texas NNS Race

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Brad Keselowski took the lead for the final time with 14 laps to go and went on to win Saturday’s ninth annual O’Reilly Auto Parts Challenge NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Texas Motor Speedway.
The victory was the sixth of the year for the Penske Racing driver but his first at TMS. He led 105 of 200 laps.
“We [...]

Bowman Back On NNS Pole In Texas
Saturday, 2 Nov, 2013 – 13:56 | Comments Off
Bowman Back On NNS Pole In Texas

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FORT WORTH, Texas – Rookie Alex Bowman became the first driver in Texas Motor Speedway history to complete a season sweep of NASCAR Nationwide Series poles Saturday, when he captured the top spot for the ninth annual O’Reilly Auto Parts Challenge during the Pinnacle Propane Qualifying Days.
Bowman, driver of the No. 99 Microsoft Windows Toyota [...]

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, [...]