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Gordon’s Goal: To Ride Off Into Sunset At Very Top
Sunday, 8 Nov, 2015 – 9:56 | One Comment
Gordon’s Goal: To Ride Off Into Sunset At Very Top

FORT WORTH, Texas – In a sport where sentiment is tantamount to weakness, it suddenly has become OK to believe in Jeff Gordon and the power of magic.
Even throughout the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series garage area, home to testosterone-fueled egos, it truly is  cool to think that Sir Jeff can crank-out one last championship hurrah […]

For Truex, The Race For Respect Rages On
Saturday, 7 Nov, 2015 – 16:11 | Comments Off on For Truex, The Race For Respect Rages On
For Truex, The Race For Respect Rages On

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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FORT WORTH, Texas – Martin Truex Jr. and Furniture Row Racing are poised to play underdog at Texas Motor Speedway this weekend, and perhaps all the way into NASCAR’s Championship 4.
Truex sits third in the Chase for the Sprint Cup Championship point-standings heading into Sunday’s 11th annual AAA Texas 500 […]

Keselowski On Pole At Texas
Friday, 6 Nov, 2015 – 20:00 | Comments Off on Keselowski On Pole At Texas
Keselowski On Pole At Texas

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Chase driver Brad Keselowski won the pole for Sunday’s Sprint Cup race at Texas Motor Speedway on Friday evening.
Keselowski won the pole and pick of pit stalls with a lap at 196.929 mph.
“This is a good start but our ultimate goal is to be the fastest at the end of the race on Sunday,” […]

Logano: Dump Job By Kenseth Has Lit A Fire
Friday, 6 Nov, 2015 – 15:26 | One Comment
Logano: Dump Job By Kenseth Has Lit A Fire

FORT WORTH, Texas – Joey Logano says he fully understands the message NASCAR delivered this week in response to Matt Kenseth’s decision to wreck him out of last Sunday’s Sprint Cup Series race at Martinsville Speedway.
“The message sent obviously is that you can’t do that,” Logano said during an interview at Texas Motor Speedway Friday […]

Appeals Denied: Kenseth Pulled From Cup Car
Thursday, 5 Nov, 2015 – 19:30 | 2 Comments
Appeals Denied: Kenseth Pulled From Cup Car

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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FORT WORTH, Texas – Matt Kenseth lost a pair of appeal rulings on his NASCAR-imposed suspension Thursday, black-flagging his return to the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series for Sunday’s AAA Texas 500 at Texas Motor Speedway.
NASCAR suspended Kenseth on Tuesday from participating in the Chase for the Sprint Cup races at […]

Kenseth Parked By NASCAR
Tuesday, 3 Nov, 2015 – 18:30 | 2 Comments
Kenseth Parked By NASCAR

NASCAR has suspended Matt Kenseth for two races, the sanctioning body announced Tuesday evening.
The suspension was levied because NASCAR believes that Kenseth wrecked Joey Logano during last Sunday’s Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Martinsville Speedway on purpose.
Joe Gibbs Racing released a statement that indicated driver it will appeal the penalty to the driver […]

Winner Gordon Revels In His ‘Rock Star Moment’
Monday, 2 Nov, 2015 – 9:02 | Comments Off on Winner Gordon Revels In His ‘Rock Star Moment’
Winner Gordon Revels In His ‘Rock Star Moment’

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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MARTINSVILLE, Va. – Jeff Gordon is no stranger to Martinsville Speedway’s victory lane, but perhaps his ninth trip in Sunday’s Goody’s Headache Relief Shot 500 will be among his sweetest.
With his first victory this season and the 93rd of his illustrious career, Gordon has guaranteed himself a position in the […]

Kenseth Dumps Logano; Did What Went Around Come Back Around?
Sunday, 1 Nov, 2015 – 19:01 | One Comment
Kenseth Dumps Logano; Did What Went Around Come Back Around?

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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James Brown once sang in his angry classic, The Big Payback, “Get ready that’s a fact, Get ready you Mother for the big payback.”
Joey Logano succumbed to the big payback during Sunday’s Sprint Cup Series race at Martinsville Speedway with just under 50 laps to go and while in the […]

Gordon Wins M’ville, Earns Shot At Championship
Sunday, 1 Nov, 2015 – 17:36 | Comments Off on Gordon Wins M’ville, Earns Shot At Championship
Gordon Wins M’ville, Earns Shot At Championship

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Jeff Gordon will head to the season-ending Sprint Cup race at Homestead-Miami Speedway later this month with a chance to win his fifth championship and in his final season as a driver.
That, thanks to winning Sunday’s Chase Eliminator Round-opening race at Martinsville Speedway.
Gordon got the win by avoiding a series of late race wrecks – […]

Logano Can Make Personal, Professional History
Sunday, 1 Nov, 2015 – 7:47 | Comments Off on Logano Can Make Personal, Professional History
Logano Can Make Personal, Professional History

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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MARTINSVILLE, Va. – Joey Logano has yet to win a race at the tough Martinsville Speedway, but with the momentum the Team Penske driver possesses, Sunday’s Goody’s Headache Relief Shot 500 could be the one he checks off his list.
A victory Sunday would make Logano the first driver to win […]