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Looking Like A Million: Chase Elliott Is NNS Champ
Saturday, 8 Nov, 2014 – 19:36 | Comments Off on Looking Like A Million: Chase Elliott Is NNS Champ
Looking Like A Million: Chase Elliott Is NNS Champ

Brad Keselowski passed Kyle Busch on the final lap after a green/white/checkered restart and went on to win Saturday’s Nationwide Series race at Phoenix International Speedway while Chase Elliott collected enough points to clinch the series title.
Elliott finished fifth and became the first rookie to win an NNS championship and also, at 18 years old, […]

Kyle Busch Wins NNS Race; Eyes The Texas Triple
Saturday, 1 Nov, 2014 – 18:01 | Comments Off on Kyle Busch Wins NNS Race; Eyes The Texas Triple
Kyle Busch Wins NNS Race; Eyes The Texas Triple

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
Kyle Busch won his 70th career NASCAR Nationwide Series race on Saturday when he held off Joey Logano at Texas Motor Speedway. Busch’s victory gave Joe Gibbs Racing is 100th victory in the series. The victory also puts Busch in position to pull off the Texas Triple as he also […]

Restarts Give Elliott Fits At CMS
Saturday, 11 Oct, 2014 – 6:27 | Comments Off on Restarts Give Elliott Fits At CMS
Restarts Give Elliott Fits At CMS

CONCORD, N.C. – After 18 straight weeks of racing, NASCAR’s Nationwide Series teams now have a two-week break before the final three events, but standings leader Chase Elliott doesn’t plan on taking a vacation.
“I’m going to try to find as many short-track races to run as I can,” said Elliott, who possesses a 42-point […]

Keselowski Wins NNS Race At Charlotte
Saturday, 11 Oct, 2014 – 6:17 | Comments Off on Keselowski Wins NNS Race At Charlotte
Keselowski Wins NNS Race At Charlotte

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Brad Keselowski came on strong at the end to win the Drive for the Cure 300 presented by Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina NASCAR Nationwide Series race Friday at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
Keselowski outlasted a charge by Kyle Busch in the closing laps to get his third Nationwide Series win at Charlotte.
“Winning a Nationwide […]

Kyle Busch Completes NNS Sweep At Dover
Saturday, 27 Sep, 2014 – 18:56 | Comments Off on Kyle Busch Completes NNS Sweep At Dover
Kyle Busch Completes NNS Sweep At Dover

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Kyle Busch beat Joey Logano out of the pits while under caution near the midpoint of the NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Dover International Speedway and led the rest of the way..
Busch took the checkered flag 2.545 seconds ahead of second-place Logano of Team Penske.
Chase Elliott finished third and increased his series lead to […]

Gaughan’s Late Pass Nets NNS Win In Kentucky
Sunday, 21 Sep, 2014 – 7:17 | Comments Off on Gaughan’s Late Pass Nets NNS Win In Kentucky
Gaughan’s Late Pass Nets NNS Win In Kentucky

Brendan Gaughan secured his second NASCAR Nationwide Series race of the season Saturday night when he won at Kentucky Speedway.
Gaughan passed Chase Elliott and Ty Dillon for the lead on the final restart of the night to get the win.
“I love my restarts,” said Gaughan. “It was an awesome restart. Shane (Wilson, crew chief) kept […]

Pit Call Gives Harvick NNS Win
Sunday, 14 Sep, 2014 – 9:19 | Comments Off on Pit Call Gives Harvick NNS Win
Pit Call Gives Harvick NNS Win

By Reid Spencer
NASCAR Wire Service
JOLIET, Ill. — Kevin Harvick got the track position he needed with a two-tire call under caution late in Saturday’s Jimmy John’s Freaky Fast 300.
Then he and crew chief Ernie Cope got the victory they deserved for choosing the right strategy at the right time.
Harvick beat Kyle Larson to the finish […]

Kyle Busch Leads Flag To Flag In Richmond NNS Race
Saturday, 6 Sep, 2014 – 6:23 | Comments Off on Kyle Busch Leads Flag To Flag In Richmond NNS Race
Kyle Busch Leads Flag To Flag In Richmond NNS Race

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Kyle Busch put in another dominating performance in the NASCAR Nationwide Series as he led all 250 laps in winning at Richmond International Raceway.
The victory was the fourth of the season for Busch season and his fifth at the Richmond short track.
It was the second time Busch has led every lap in a Nationwide Series […]

Earnhardt Jr. Was A Total Wreck
Friday, 5 Sep, 2014 – 20:26 | Comments Off on Earnhardt Jr. Was A Total Wreck
Earnhardt Jr. Was A Total Wreck

RICHMOND, Va. – When it comes to Nationwide Insurance, Dale Earnhardt Jr. isn’t kidding when he talks about his family’s longevity with the company and that includes a time frame when he totaled one of his trucks.
The accident occurred a few years after Earnhardt Jr. graduated from high school and involved a red extended cab […]

XFINITY To Amp Up Technology For NASCAR Fans
Wednesday, 3 Sep, 2014 – 13:07 | Comments Off on XFINITY To Amp Up Technology For NASCAR Fans
XFINITY To Amp Up Technology For NASCAR Fans

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – NASCAR’s utilization of technology to attract younger fans received a major boost Wednesday when the sanctioning body announced that Comcast’s XFINITY brand would succeed Nationwide as that series sponsor beginning in 2015.
The 10-year agreement also makes XFINITY an official NASCAR partner in the multichannel video programming distributor […]