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Waltrip Racing Takes Big Step Forward at Bristol
Sunday, 18 Mar, 2012 – 18:53 | Comments Off on Waltrip Racing Takes Big Step Forward at Bristol
Waltrip Racing Takes Big Step Forward at Bristol

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
BRISTOL, TENN. – Michael Waltrip Racing raised more than a few eyebrows when it announced its driver lineup for 2012.
Many wondered if Clint Bowyer had made a mistake leaving …

Keselowski Holds Off Kenseth In Bristol
Sunday, 18 Mar, 2012 – 15:13 | Comments Off on Keselowski Holds Off Kenseth In Bristol
Keselowski Holds Off Kenseth In Bristol

Penske Racing’s Brad Keselowski passed Matt Kenseth for the lead with 115 to go, survived a restart with 17 to go and then held on the rest of the way to win the Food City …

Another Opportunity Knocks On Vickers’ Door
Sunday, 18 Mar, 2012 – 9:22 | Comments Off on Another Opportunity Knocks On Vickers’ Door
Another Opportunity Knocks On Vickers’ Door

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
BRISTOL, Tenn. – Ever since May 2010 when Brian Vickers was diagnosed with blood clots in his lungs, the Thomasville, N.C., native’s NASCAR career hasn’t gone quite as he envisioned.
That’s …

Conflicted Pastrana Cuts Schedule
Saturday, 17 Mar, 2012 – 17:59 | Comments Off on Conflicted Pastrana Cuts Schedule
Conflicted Pastrana Cuts Schedule

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
BRISTOL, Tenn. – Travis Pastrana had planned to run NASCAR’s entire K&N Series schedule this year, but said Saturday that won’t happen because of conflicts in the Global Rallycross …

How Much Driver Access Is Too Much Access?
Saturday, 17 Mar, 2012 – 13:15 | Comments Off on How Much Driver Access Is Too Much Access?
How Much Driver Access Is Too Much Access?

By Jeff Hood | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
BRISTOL, Tenn. – It was business as usual during Saturday morning’s NASCAR Nationwide Series drivers’ meeting at Bristol Motor Speedway as drivers, crew chiefs, team owners, race and track officials, …

Bristol Half-Mile Is All Test, No Rest
Saturday, 17 Mar, 2012 – 7:41 | Comments Off on Bristol Half-Mile Is All Test, No Rest
Bristol Half-Mile Is All Test, No Rest

By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
BRISTOL, Tenn. – Just watching a practice session at Bristol Motor Speedway or at Martinsville Speedway makes one wonder why there aren’t more half-mile tracks on the NASCAR circuit.
They seem …

Jimmie Says Team Can Survive Denial Of Final Appeal
Friday, 16 Mar, 2012 – 18:05 | Comments Off on Jimmie Says Team Can Survive Denial Of Final Appeal
Jimmie Says Team Can Survive Denial Of Final Appeal

BRISTOL, Tenn. – For Hendrick Motorsports, it’s time to appear before stock car racing’s Supreme Court.
On Tuesday, team owner Rick Hendrick and crew chief Chad Knaus will make their final appeal regarding the penalties …

Greg Biffle Stays Hot On Bristol Cup Pole Day
Friday, 16 Mar, 2012 – 15:43 | Comments Off on Greg Biffle Stays Hot On Bristol Cup Pole Day
Greg Biffle Stays Hot On Bristol Cup Pole Day

Greg Biffle’s fast start to the 2012 Sprint Cup season got even faster on Friday as the Roush Fenway Racing driver won the pole for Sunday’s race at Bristol Motor Speedway.
Biffle, the series points leader …

Earnhardt Says Sharing Not A NASCAR Tradition
Friday, 16 Mar, 2012 – 14:01 | Comments Off on Earnhardt Says Sharing Not A NASCAR Tradition
Earnhardt Says Sharing Not A NASCAR Tradition

By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
BRISTOL, Tenn. – A good argument can be made that the sport of NASCAR racing as we know it today was built on the backs of innovators.
The Sprint Cup …

NASCAR Hits Bristol Amid Storm Of Questions
Friday, 16 Mar, 2012 – 6:36 | Comments Off on NASCAR Hits Bristol Amid Storm Of Questions
NASCAR Hits Bristol Amid Storm Of Questions

By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
BRISTOL, Tenn. – There seems to be plenty of NASCAR news lately, but one still has to wonder just what it all means.
Take Hendrick Motorsports’ appeal of the penalties imposed …