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Roush Fenway Racing announced Wednesday that former NASCAR Cup Series champion Matt Kenseth will return to the team and drive No. 6 Ford Fusion for a part of the 2018 season.
“It’s a great feeling to return to where it all started for me in the Cup Series,” said Kenseth. “There aren’t many people who have […]

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Kenny Wallace Defends Lame Duck Cup Drivers
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FORT WORTH, Texas – Veteran NASCAR driver Kenny Wallace has rallied to the defense of lame duck Sprint Cup drivers David Reutimann and David Ragan, whose sponsorship woes have them scrambling for fulltime rides in 2012.
“I’m just absolutely shocked with all these Cup drivers losing their rides, and they’re winning drivers,” Wallace said Saturday at […]

Sun, 11/6/11 – 17:59 | 3 Comments
Race Day: Is The Chase A Duet Or A Quintet?
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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If you believe the hype coming into today’s AAA Texas 500 Sprint Cup Series race at Texas Motor Speedway, there are only two drivers left in contention for this year’s championship. But who believes that hype?
Counting today’s race, there are three events left in the season. And there are five drivers […]

Sun, 11/6/11 – 10:16 | Comments Off on Race Day: Is The Chase A Duet Or A Quintet?
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Donny Schatz won the final two races of the season at the Lowes Foods World Finals presented by Tom’s Snacks, Coca-Cola and Nature’s Own at the Dirt Track at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, N.C. Schatz backed up his dominating performance on night No. 1 with an exciting restart pass on Kerry Madsen to end […]

Sun, 11/6/11 – 8:24 | Comments Off on Schatz Rules In Concord
Busch Issues Public Apology
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Kyle Busch, parked for the weekend by NASCAR after having wrecked Ron Hornaday Jr. in the Camping World Truck Series race at Texas Motor Speedway on Friday night, issued a public apology on Saturday night.
The apology, issued in a statement reads:
“To all,
I’ve had a lot of time today to sit and reflect, and try to […]

Sat, 11/5/11 – 20:56 | One Comment
Bayne Adds Nationwide Victory To Resume
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Trevor Bayne got his first victory in NASCAR’s Nationwide Series Saturday when he won at Texas Motor Speedway.
Bayne passed Roush Fenway teammate Carl Edwards after a restart on lap 194 of 200 and held then held off Denny Hamlin for the win in the O’Reilly Auto Parts Challenge.
“This is just as surreal as the 500,” […]

Sat, 11/5/11 – 14:48 | Comments Off on Bayne Adds Nationwide Victory To Resume
Busch May Learn Lesson That ‘Karma’s A Bitch’
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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FORT WORTH, Texas – The hangover from Kyle Busch’s lost weekend at Texas Motor Speedway could carry over into early next week, as officials from NASCAR and Joe Gibbs Racing mull the fate of stock-car racing’s pre-eminent Bad Boy.
NASCAR announced Saturday morning it had barred Busch, 26, from competing in […]

Sat, 11/5/11 – 14:39 | 7 Comments
Bromberg: NASCAR Has A Consistency Problem
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By Nick Bromberg | Senior Writer
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FORT WORTH, Texas – Hey Jamie McMurray, it’s a good thing that you tried to wreck Brian Vickers last weekend. If your actions had transpired at Texas Motor Speedway, you might have gotten suspended.
With the announcement of Kyle Busch’s suspension for Sunday’s Sprint Cup Series race and Saturday’s Nationwide Series […]

Sat, 11/5/11 – 11:04 | 9 Comments
NASCAR Parks Kyle Busch For Weekend At TMS
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FORT WORTH, Texas – NASCAR officials came down hard on Kyle Busch on Saturday morning for his part in an ugly incident which occurred during Friday night’s Camping World race at Texas Motor
Speedway.
Busch’s weekend is over. He will be parked for Sunday’s Sprint Cup Series race, today’s practices and also for Saturday’s Nationwide race, NASCAR […]

Sat, 11/5/11 – 8:52 | Comments Off on NASCAR Parks Kyle Busch For Weekend At TMS
Sparks Fly In – And After – Texas Trucks Race
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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FORT WORTH, Texas – Kyle Busch admittedly went off the deep end Friday night at Texas Motor Speedway. And without apology, Busch took Ron Hornaday Jr.’s championship hopes with him.
Upset with contact initiated by Hornaday that caused him to brush the Turn 2 wall under green, Busch retaliated under yellow […]

Fri, 11/4/11 – 22:54 | 2 Comments
Biffle Leads Roush Fenway Qualifying Attack
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Greg Biffle of Roush Fenway Racing won the pole on Friday for Sunday’s AAA 500 Sprint Cup race at Texas Motor Speedway.
Biffle, a non-Chase driver, won the pole with a lap at 193.736 mph.
Roush Fenway’s David Ragan posted a lap at 193.729 mph to qualify second fastest.
Matt Kenseth gave Roush Fenway a 1-2-3 sweep as […]

Fri, 11/4/11 – 22:49 | Comments Off on Biffle Leads Roush Fenway Qualifying Attack