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Villeneuve Gets Montreal Nationwide Ride
Tuesday, 14 Jul, 2009 – 10:20 | Comments Off
Villeneuve Gets Montreal Nationwide Ride

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Braun Racing announced that former Formula One World Champion Jacques Villeneuve drive the No. 32 Dollar General Toyota in the NAPA Auto Parts 200 Presented by Dodge at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve in Montreal.
It will be the second career NASCAR Nationwide Series start for Villeneuve at the world renowned road course named after his father, Gilles [...]

Logano Holds Off Busch To Get Nationwide Win
Friday, 10 Jul, 2009 – 21:29 | 2 Comments
Logano Holds Off Busch To Get Nationwide Win

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Joliet, Ill. – It was all Joe Gibbs Racing almost all of the time in Friday night’s Nationwide Series race at Chicagoland Speedway.
JGR driver Joey Logano won the Dollar General 300 and teammate Kyle Busch finished second. Between them, they dominated the laps-led stat.
The victory was third of the season [...]

Edwards On Nationwide Pole
Friday, 10 Jul, 2009 – 16:23 | Comments Off
Edwards On Nationwide Pole

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Joliet, Ill. – Carl Edwards will kick up his quest to deprive Kyle Busch of the 2009 Nationwide Series championship with a pole-position start in Friday night’s race at Chicagoland Speedway.
Edwards won the pole by posting a lap at 176.956 mph in the rain-delayed Friday afternoon qualifying session.
It was the [...]

Nationwide Series at Chicagoland
Friday, 10 Jul, 2009 – 10:44 | One Comment
Nationwide Series at Chicagoland

RacinToday.com’s exclusive video  of Thursday’s NASCAR Nationwide Series action from Chicagoland Speedway in Joliet, Ill.  (Video by reallyreallybig.com)

Bowyer Nabs Nationwide Victory
Friday, 3 Jul, 2009 – 21:30 | Comments Off
Bowyer Nabs Nationwide Victory

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Clint Bowyer won Friday night’s Subway Jalapeno 250 Nationwide Series race at Daytona International Speedway as he had the lead when a wreck occurred after a green-white-checkered restart.
Kyle Busch finished second and Joey Logano was third.
Carl Edwards, who started on the outside next to Bowyer on the final restart, had edged ahead of Bowyer just [...]

Bowyer Claims Nationwide Pole
Friday, 3 Jul, 2009 – 17:30 | Comments Off
Bowyer Claims Nationwide Pole

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Clint Bowyer will be on the pole for Saturday night’s Subway Jalapeno 250 Nationwide Series race at Daytona International Speedway.
Bowyer, driving a Chevrolet for Richard Childress Racing, posted a lap at 180.701 mph in qualifying to get the pole.
Starting second will be David Ragan in a Roush Fenway Ford. His speed was 180.133 mph.
Kevin Harvick, [...]

Busch Back in Winning Form
Saturday, 27 Jun, 2009 – 16:15 | Comments Off
Busch Back in Winning Form

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Kyle Busch passed Joe Gibbs Racing teammate Joey Logano with 36 laps to go in Saturday’s Nationwide Series race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway and then eased away to victory.
The victory was the fifth of the year for Busch and allowed him to stretch his points lead over Carl Edwards, [...]

Logano Leads N.H. Qualifying
Saturday, 27 Jun, 2009 – 10:05 | Comments Off
Logano Leads N.H. Qualifying

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Joey Logano won the pole for Saturday afternoon’s Nationwide Series race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway by posting the fastest lap in qualifying on Saturday morning.
Logano’s qualifying speed was 128.902 mph.
Second fastest was Carl Edwards while Clint Bowyer was third.
Points-leader Kyle Busch will start the Camping World RV Sales 200 presented by Turtle Wax, ninth.
Edwards [...]

Nationwide Adopts Shootout Restarts
Friday, 26 Jun, 2009 – 16:10 | Comments Off
Nationwide Adopts Shootout Restarts

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NASCAR announced Friday the addition of double-file restarts – “Shootout Style” – throughout each race for the NASCAR Nationwide Series.
Beginning next weekend at Daytona International Speedway, the first- and second-place cars will line up side-by-side as the green flag is displayed for each restart.
Double-file restarts were introduced at the non-points NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race [...]

Edwards Gets First Nationwide Win
Saturday, 20 Jun, 2009 – 22:35 | Comments Off
Edwards Gets First Nationwide Win

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Carl Edwards got his first NASCAR Nationwide Series victory of the season Saturday night when he won the NorthernTool.com 250 at the Milwaukee Mile.
It was Edwards’ second-straight victory at the track.
Kyle Busch finished second. In doing so, he was able to retain his points lead in the series.
Asked if he was satisfied with his finish, [...]