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

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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

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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
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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 [...]

Kyle Busch Wins NNS Race At Bristol
Friday, 23 Aug, 2013 – 20:40 | Comments Off
Kyle Busch Wins NNS Race At Bristol

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Kyle Busch won his sixth NASCAR Nationwide Series event at the .533-mile Bristol Motor Speedway short track Friday night.
The victory was his ninth of the season and the series-record 60th of his career.
In winning for the 15th time at Bristol across NASCAR’s top three series, Busch led 228 of 250 laps. The pole he won [...]

Allmendinger Wins Mid-Ohio
Saturday, 17 Aug, 2013 – 17:50 | Comments Off
Allmendinger Wins Mid-Ohio

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AJ Allmendinger spent most of Saturday afternoon in front, then held on for extra laps to earn his second career NASCAR Nationwide Series victory in the Nationwide Children’s Hospital 200 at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course.
He had a comfortable lead over pole winner Michael McDowell but had to sweat out a green-white-checkered finish after Kenny [...]

Keselowski Wins Fourth Straight On The Glen Twisties
Saturday, 10 Aug, 2013 – 17:59 | Comments Off
Keselowski Wins Fourth Straight On The Glen Twisties

Brad Keselowski won his fourth straight NASCAR Nationwide Series race Saturday at Watkins Glen International and tied Sam Ard’s record for consecutive victories in the series.
Keselowski’s 1.418-second victory over Penske Racing teammate Sam Hornish Jr. was his fourth in his last four NNS starts this season (though not in consecutive events) and the 24th of [...]

Side Trip To Iowa A Winner For Keselowski
Sunday, 4 Aug, 2013 – 7:01 | Comments Off
Side Trip To Iowa A Winner For Keselowski

Sprint Cup regular Brad Keselowski won the Nationwide Series’ U.S. Cellular 250 Saturday night at Iowa Speedway.
Keselowski, the defending Cup Series champ, has won the last three Nationwide starts he has made for Penske Racing.
“Flying back and forth is definitely work, but the work is worth the reward,” Keselowski, winless in Cup this season, said. [...]