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Multi-Zone Tires To Hit The Track In Texas
Thursday, 3 Apr, 2014 – 8:16 | Comments Off on Multi-Zone Tires To Hit The Track In Texas
Multi-Zone Tires To Hit The Track In Texas

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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FORT WORTH, Texas – Goodyear’s multi-zone tread tire will make its competitive debut on Texas Motor Speedway’s 1.5-mile quadoval during this weekend’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Duck Commander 500.
The multi-zone …

Busch Completes Personal Reconstruction Job
Monday, 31 Mar, 2014 – 7:20 | 2 Comments
Busch Completes Personal Reconstruction Job

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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MARTINSVILLE, Va. – When the checkered flag waved Sunday on Martinsville Speedway’s STP 500, Kurt Busch felt a sharp chill go through his body that he had done it, he …

Martinsville A Special Place For Rick Hendrick
Sunday, 30 Mar, 2014 – 19:24 | Comments Off on Martinsville A Special Place For Rick Hendrick
Martinsville A Special Place For Rick Hendrick

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
MARTINSVILLE, Va. – “If it wasn’t for Martinsville, I wouldn’t be racing today.”
Those were the words of Rick Hendrick Sunday at Martinsville Speedway prior to the STP 500. Thirty years …

Kurt Busch Uses Late Pass To Win Martinsville
Sunday, 30 Mar, 2014 – 16:01 | One Comment
Kurt Busch Uses Late Pass To Win Martinsville

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Kurt Busch held off Jimmie Johnson over the final 12 laps and went on to win Sunday’s Sprint Cup race at Martinsville Speedway.
The victory was Busch’s first of the season, second at Martinsville and first …

Sixteen Winners? Could Happen Some Are Saying
Saturday, 29 Mar, 2014 – 8:06 | Comments Off on Sixteen Winners? Could Happen Some Are Saying
Sixteen Winners? Could Happen Some Are Saying

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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MARTINSVILLE, Va. – Five different winners in the first five NASCAR Sprint Cup races is a trend that existed last year, but with the rule change for Chase admittance this …

Kyle Busch Nabs Pole At Martinsville
Friday, 28 Mar, 2014 – 18:00 | Comments Off on Kyle Busch Nabs Pole At Martinsville
Kyle Busch Nabs Pole At Martinsville

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Kyle Busch ran the fastest lap in the round that counted, edging Joe Gibbs Racing teammate Denny Hamlin for the top starting spot in Sunday’s Sprint Cup Series race at Martinsville Speedway.
The pole was Busch’s …

Hamlin Rips Critics; Vows Martinsville Victory
Friday, 28 Mar, 2014 – 16:42 | One Comment
Hamlin Rips Critics; Vows Martinsville Victory

MARTINSVILLE, Va. – Denny Hamlin lost his ride for one race last weekend. But the Virginia native definitely hasn’t lost his passion and swagger.
Nursing what was initially thought to be a sinus infection, the driver …

Sons Of Air Titan On Site In Martinsville
Friday, 28 Mar, 2014 – 13:15 | Comments Off on Sons Of Air Titan On Site In Martinsville
Sons Of Air Titan On Site In Martinsville

By Jeff Hood | Senior Writer
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MARTINSVILLE, Va. – The days of dragging tires around a race track during a rain delay are long gone.
Over the past two decades, NASCAR tackled wet race surfaces with jet …

Penske Head Of Texas Hall Of Fame Class
Thursday, 27 Mar, 2014 – 7:21 | Comments Off on Penske Head Of Texas Hall Of Fame Class
Penske Head Of Texas Hall Of Fame Class

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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FORT WORTH, Texas – Team-owner Roger S. Penske’s proficiency for finding Victory Lane at Texas Motor Speedway will be recognized next month when “The Captain” is inducted as 16th member …

Hamlin Cleared To Drive At Martinsville
Wednesday, 26 Mar, 2014 – 15:01 | Comments Off on Hamlin Cleared To Drive At Martinsville
Hamlin Cleared To Drive At Martinsville

Denny Hamlin will race in this weekend’s Sprint Cup race at Martinsville Speedway after NASCAR received official confirmation from his doctors that he has been medically cleared to return to regular racing activities, his Joe …