Home » Archive by Category

Articles in NASCAR – Sprint Cup Series

Keselowski Gets Good Chase News By Winning Kansas Pole
Friday, 16 Oct, 2015 – 18:35 | Comments Off on Keselowski Gets Good Chase News By Winning Kansas Pole
Keselowski Gets Good Chase News By Winning Kansas Pole

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
KANSAS CITY, Kan. – Brad Keselowski moved from back to pretty near the front burner in the Chase for the Sprint Cup Championship during on Friday’s qualifying session at Kansas Speedway.
The Team Penske driver, who has been suffering from negative yawn factor in the first two rounds of the the […]

Logano Enjoying Life On Easy Street – For Now
Friday, 16 Oct, 2015 – 12:54 | Comments Off on Logano Enjoying Life On Easy Street – For Now
Logano Enjoying Life On Easy Street – For Now

KANSAS CITY, Kan. – Somebody may chase down and tackle somebody else in the garage area after this weekend’s Sprint Cup race at Kansas Speedway. Somebody may give somebody else a savage shove to the chest in the motorhome lot late Sunday afternoon. But from the sound of it, Joey Logano won’t be doing any […]

Logano Can Relax But Not Kick Back After CMS
Monday, 12 Oct, 2015 – 8:32 | Comments Off on Logano Can Relax But Not Kick Back After CMS
Logano Can Relax But Not Kick Back After CMS

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
CONCORD, N.C. – Perhaps Martin Truex Jr. summed up the status of NASCAR’s Contender Round the best when he said Bank of America 500 winner Joey Logano would be the only one sleeping for the next two weeks.
Logano didn’t disagree.
“Last year we won Kansas when it was the first […]

Logano Dominates At Charlotte Motor Speedway
Sunday, 11 Oct, 2015 – 15:12 | Comments Off on Logano Dominates At Charlotte Motor Speedway
Logano Dominates At Charlotte Motor Speedway

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
Joey Logano cruised into the third round of the Chase for the Sprint Cup Championship playoffs on Sunday by notching a dominating victory the first race of the second round.
The Joe Gibbs Racing driver led a race-best 227 of 334 laps in getting the win at Charlotte Motor Speedway. The win […]

Charlotte Cup Race Postponed Until Sunday
Saturday, 10 Oct, 2015 – 18:44 | Comments Off on Charlotte Cup Race Postponed Until Sunday
Charlotte Cup Race Postponed Until Sunday

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Persistent rain and a forecast for more forced postponement of Saturday night’s scheduled Bank of America 500 at Charlotte Motor Speedway until 12:30 p.m. ET on Sunday on NBCSN.
Matt Kenseth will lead the field to the start when the first race in the Contender Round of the Chase begins more […]

JGR Drivers Out To Maintain Ownership Of CMS
Saturday, 10 Oct, 2015 – 8:12 | Comments Off on JGR Drivers Out To Maintain Ownership Of CMS
JGR Drivers Out To Maintain Ownership Of CMS

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
CONCORD, N.C. – Same song, second verse.
Such is the case where Joe Gibbs Racing is concerned when it comes to Charlotte Motor Speedway this year. What had been Hendrick Motorsports’ playground in previous years switched ownership to Joe Gibbs Racing this season.
With Matt Kenseth claiming the pole for Saturday’s Bank […]

Kenseth On Pole In Charlotte
Friday, 9 Oct, 2015 – 7:17 | Comments Off on Kenseth On Pole In Charlotte
Kenseth On Pole In Charlotte

Matt Kenseth won the pole for this weekend’s Sprint Cup Series race at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Thursday afternoon.
The Joe Gibbs Racing driver laid down a lap in 27.759 seconds (194.532 mph) for the first race in the Contender Round of the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup.
Kenseth was .198 seconds quicker than teammate Kyle Busch […]

Talladega On Minds Of Cup Drivers In Charlotte
Friday, 9 Oct, 2015 – 7:10 | Comments Off on Talladega On Minds Of Cup Drivers In Charlotte
Talladega On Minds Of Cup Drivers In Charlotte

CONCORD, N.C. – With Talladega being in the Contender round in the Chase for the Championship, Carl Edwards said Thursday the segment that kicks off at Charlotte Motor Speedway feels more like a two-race rather than a three-race series.  
“I think you have to look at it that way,” Edwards said during preparations for Saturday’s […]

Harvick Wins Dover; Overcomes Two Ugly Finishes
Sunday, 4 Oct, 2015 – 17:19 | Comments Off on Harvick Wins Dover; Overcomes Two Ugly Finishes
Harvick Wins Dover; Overcomes Two Ugly Finishes

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
Kevin Harvick and his Stewart-Haas Racing team avoided the mistakes they made in the first two races of the Chase for the Sprint Cup Championship and logged a dominating victory in the third.
Harvick, who led all but 42 of 400 laps, won Sunday’s race at Dover International Speedway and in doing […]

Rain Puts Kenseth On Cup Pole In Dover
Saturday, 3 Oct, 2015 – 8:03 | Comments Off on Rain Puts Kenseth On Cup Pole In Dover
Rain Puts Kenseth On Cup Pole In Dover

By Reid Spencer
NASCAR Wire Service
DOVER, Del. – A hard, steady rain at Dover International Speedway made Matt Kenseth’s life easier—and Kevin Harvick’s challenge even more difficult than it otherwise might have been.
With a massive East Coast storm forcing cancellation of all of Friday’s track activity at the Monster Mile, including NASCAR Sprint Cup Series qualifying, […]