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Minter: Road To Nashville Lined With Memories
Sunday, 12 Apr, 2009 – 20:45 | Comments Off on Minter: Road To Nashville Lined With Memories
Minter: Road To Nashville Lined With Memories

By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
For reasons that no one can fully explain, Nashville Superspeedway, one of the finest facilities in motorsports, struggles to attract paying customers. Saturday’s 300-miler was no exception.
But if everyone’s Nashville …

Logano Wins, Refuses To Be Busch-Whacked
Sunday, 12 Apr, 2009 – 8:49 | Comments Off on Logano Wins, Refuses To Be Busch-Whacked
Logano Wins, Refuses To Be Busch-Whacked

By Larry Woody |  Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
GLADEVILLE, Tn. – Here’s the setup:
Joey Logano, cool beyond his years (18) peeked in his rear-view mirror during the waning laps of Saturday’s Nationwide 300 and saw temperamental teammate Kyle …

Nationwide Rolling Toward Tough Times?
Saturday, 11 Apr, 2009 – 20:26 | Comments Off on Nationwide Rolling Toward Tough Times?
Nationwide Rolling Toward Tough Times?

By Larry Woody | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
NASHVILLE  – As Sprint Cup interlopers continue to raid NASCAR’s second-tier Nationwide Series, scooping up prize money and sponsorships, the question arises:
Can the series survive?
“I don’t see the doom and …

Nemechek Takes A Costly Tumble
Saturday, 11 Apr, 2009 – 20:22 | Comments Off on Nemechek Takes A Costly Tumble
Nemechek Takes A Costly Tumble

By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
GLADEVILLE, Tn. – As a driver/owner with limited sponsorship in NASCAR’s Nationwide and Sprint Cup series, Joe Nemechek has to watch every dollar that’s spent.
On Lap 216 of Saturday’s Nationwide …

Logano Wins Nashville Nationwide Race
Saturday, 11 Apr, 2009 – 18:03 | Comments Off on Logano Wins Nashville Nationwide Race
Logano Wins Nashville Nationwide Race

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Joey Logano pulled away from the field on a restart with five laps to go and went on to win the Nationwide Series race at Nashville Superspeedway Saturday afternoon.
The victory was the first of the …

Edwards Wins Pole In Nashville
Saturday, 11 Apr, 2009 – 11:55 | Comments Off on Edwards Wins Pole In Nashville
Edwards Wins Pole In Nashville

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Carl Edwards turned the fastest lap in qualifying at Nashville Superspeedway Saturday morning and will start the afternoon race from the pole.
Edwards circled that track in 29.155 seconds on his top lap. The pole was …

Kyle Busch is a Nashville Cat
Saturday, 11 Apr, 2009 – 10:08 | Comments Off on Kyle Busch is a Nashville Cat
Kyle Busch is a Nashville Cat

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
Kyle Busch takes to the track at Nashville Superspeedway on Saturday. He is one of the few Sprint Cup regulars entered in the Nationwide Series race there.
Can’t wait, Busch said …

Scott Wimmer Shifts Into Survival Mode
Thursday, 9 Apr, 2009 – 8:52 | Comments Off on Scott Wimmer Shifts Into Survival Mode
Scott Wimmer Shifts Into Survival Mode

By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Fame and good fortune can be fleeting things, especially in racing. Scott Wimmer knows all about that. He’s shown flashes of brilliance behind the wheel in NASCAR’s top divisions, but …

Daytona Survivor Sheltra Is Driving Again
Thursday, 9 Apr, 2009 – 8:50 | Comments Off on Daytona Survivor Sheltra Is Driving Again
Daytona Survivor Sheltra Is Driving Again

By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Some comeback stories are almost too good to be true. Patrick Sheltra’s falls in to that category.
His saga begins at Daytona International Speedway back in February, where he competed in …

Keller Likes Racing, Loves Winning
Tuesday, 7 Apr, 2009 – 10:15 | Comments Off on Keller Likes Racing, Loves Winning
Keller Likes Racing, Loves Winning

 
By Larry Woody | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
NASHVILLE – Jason Keller has made more starts than any other driver in the history of the Busch/Nationwide Series.
Big deal, he says.
“I don’t want to be known as just the …