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Belt-Tightening Is The New Racing Reality
Tuesday, 9 Jun, 2009 – 7:50 | Comments Off on Belt-Tightening Is The New Racing Reality
Belt-Tightening Is The New Racing Reality

By Larry Woody | Senior Writer
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Nashville – Bobby Hamilton Jr. says the tough economic times have forced some NASCAR teams to confront some belt-tightening reality.
“A lot of teams got fat and spoiled back when times …

Busch Not A ‘Sorry Sap’ Nor A Smashing Success In Nashville
Sunday, 7 Jun, 2009 – 14:20 | Comments Off on Busch Not A ‘Sorry Sap’ Nor A Smashing Success In Nashville
Busch Not A ‘Sorry Sap’ Nor A Smashing Success In Nashville

By Larry Woody | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com 
Gladeville, Tenn. – It was surely the weirdest “victory celebration” in NASCAR history.
Kyle Busch dashed to pieces the $2,000 hand-painted Gibson guitar that for nine years has been Nashville Superspeedway’s …

Kyle Busch Rocks Nashville
Saturday, 6 Jun, 2009 – 21:35 | 19 Comments
Kyle Busch Rocks Nashville

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Kyle Busch shook free of his Nashville Superspeedway jinx Saturday night to win the Federated Auto Parts 300.
For the sixth straight time in the Nationwide Series, Busch dominated. But the victory was only his second …

Nationwiders Tell Stars To Bring It On
Friday, 5 Jun, 2009 – 9:55 | Comments Off on Nationwiders Tell Stars To Bring It On
Nationwiders Tell Stars To Bring It On

By Larry Woody | Senior Writer
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Nashville – A pair of NASCAR Nationwide Series rookies aren’t awed or intimidated by taking on two Sprint Cup stars in Saturday’s Federated Auto Parts 300 at Nashville Superspeedway.
The daunting …

Keselowski Wins At Dover
Saturday, 30 May, 2009 – 16:09 | Comments Off on Keselowski Wins At Dover
Keselowski Wins At Dover

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Brad Keselowski went from third to first in the first turn of the penultimate lap on a green-white-checkered restart, and scored the win in Saturday’s Heluva! Good 200 Nationwide race. 
Polesitter Joey Logano and his teammate …

Logano On Pole For Nationwide Race
Saturday, 30 May, 2009 – 10:59 | Comments Off on Logano On Pole For Nationwide Race
Logano On Pole For Nationwide Race

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Joey Logano won the pole Saturday morning for the Heluva Good! 200 Nationwide race.  
Logano set a Nationwide track record, circling the concrete one mile oval at 155.959 MPH, more than two tenths of a …

Jeffrey Earnhardt To Make Nationwide Debut At Dover
Tuesday, 26 May, 2009 – 15:44 | Comments Off on Jeffrey Earnhardt To Make Nationwide Debut At Dover
Jeffrey Earnhardt To Make Nationwide Debut At Dover

By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
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Concord, N.C. – There may be a bright future for Dale Earnhardt Inc. after all, thanks to a sometimes overlooked branch of the famous family.
Last week at the unveiling of …

Bliss Wins Rain-Shortened Nationwide Race
Saturday, 23 May, 2009 – 22:40 | Comments Off on Bliss Wins Rain-Shortened Nationwide Race
Bliss Wins Rain-Shortened Nationwide Race

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Yellow flags and rain fell at just the right times for Mike Bliss Saturday night at Lowe’s Motor Speedway and the result was his first Nationwide Series victory in 83 races.
The final batch of rain …

Edwards Tops Nationwide Qualifying
Saturday, 23 May, 2009 – 17:20 | Comments Off on Edwards Tops Nationwide Qualifying
Edwards Tops Nationwide Qualifying

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Carl Edwards will start Saturday night’s Nationwide Series race from the pole as a result of posting the fastest qualifying run earlier on Saturday.
Edwards did a qualifying lap at 183.175 mph at Lowe’s Motor Speedway.
Starting …

Fitzpatrick, KHI Reach New Deal
Thursday, 21 May, 2009 – 9:15 | Comments Off on Fitzpatrick, KHI Reach New Deal
Fitzpatrick, KHI Reach New Deal

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Kevin Harvick Inc. (KHI) announced today that J.R. Fitzpatrick will compete for the team in selected events in both the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series and the NASCAR Nationwide Series throughout the remainder of the …