Tag Archive: NASCAR

Aug 21

NASCAR National Series News & Notes + Fast Facts

Night Riders: Kenseth, Kahne Looking To End 0-fer

NASCAR logo Matt Kenseth and Kasey Kahne waged one of the memorable battles from the 2013 season. For nearly 20 laps, two of NASCAR’s marquee talents ran side-by-side, inches apart, navigating Bristol’s high banks in a thrilling show of expertise and competitive desire. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 19

Statistical Advance: Analyzing the IRWIN Tools Night Race

There have been 107 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races at Bristol Motor Speedway

Bristol Motor Speedway logo A look at some of the top statistical performers at Bristol Motor Speedway in Bristol, Tennessee going into the IRWIN Tools Night Race on August 23 (7:30 p.m. ET on ABC, PRN Radio, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio). Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 10

Police: Stewart struck, killed driver with sprint car (updated)

NASCAR driver Tony Stewart’s sprint car collided with driver Kevin Ward Jr.

2011-02-18_0129 Tony Stewart struck and killed a fellow driver with his sprint car late Saturday night during a dirt-track race at Canandaigua (N.Y.) Motorsports Park, the Ontario County Sheriff’s Department announced early Sunday morning. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 04

Dale Jr. grabs top spot in Chase standings

Fan favorite has three wins this season after sweeping Pocono

Dale Earnhardt - Pocono - photo © Todd Warshaw -NASCAR via Getty Images Dale Earnhardt Jr.‘s third win of the 2014 Sprint Cup Series season has put him atop the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup standings.
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Aug 01

Albatec heads into the unknown in World RX of Canada

At the famous GP3R in Trois-Rivières

World RX - Albatec Racing Albatec Racing heads into unknown territory in round seven of the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy at World RX of Canada on 7&8 August.

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Jul 24

NASCAR Canadian Tire Series St-Eustache preview (updated)

Analyzing The National 250 at Autodrome St-Eustache

Nascar Canadian Tire Series Bilingue The 2014 NASCAR Canadian Tire Series presented by Mobil 1 will head to Quebec for the third of four events in the province this year with the National 250 on Saturday at Autodrome St-Eustache.

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Jul 23

Tagliani brings NCATS oval break-through to home province!

“I’m really excited about this next race at St. Eustache!”

2014-07-11 - Edmonton - Alex Tagliani Riding a series career-best oval finish of 5th last week at Auto Clearing Motor Speedway in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan during the Western Swing, Montreal’s Alex Tagliani fully intends to bring that momentum back to his home Province! Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 21

Elliott wins at Chicagoland, moves into points lead

Rookie earns third win of the season; Brian Scott wins Dash 4 Cash bonus

Chase Elliot - photo © NASCAR Media Accomplishing feats uncharacteristic for a rookie, Chase Elliott won once again, leading 85 of 200 laps en route to his third win of the season in Saturday’s NASCAR Nationwide Series EnjoyIllinois.com 300 at Chicagoland Speedway.

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Jul 17

Alex Guenette shines in NASCAR Truck test in Florida

The young driver was quickest right from the start on day 1

Alex Guenette - NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (1) Alex Guénette was on the pace right from the start of a major two-day test session on July 15 and 16 aboard a NASCAR Camping World Truck Series racer at the short New Smyrna Speedway oval, near Daytona Beach in Central Florida.

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Jul 17

Haas paid ‘$20m deposit’ for F1 team entry

Gene Haas proved his seriousness about entering formula one by paying a $20 million deposit.

Gene Haas - photo Getty Images That is the claim of F1 business journalist Christian Sylt, who told us the “more than $20m” deposit was paid at F1 chief executive Bernie Ecclestone’s request. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 11

NASCAR and Whelen expand relationship

New England-Based Lighting and Warning System Manufacturer Adds New Line of Consumer Vehicle Illumination Products to itsOfficial Partner Status 

NascarWhelen NASCAR announced today it has reached an agreement with Chester, Conn., and Charlestown, N.H.-based Whelen Engineering to enhance its long-standing status as the Official Warning Lights of NASCAR with the additional position as the Official Vehicle Illumination Lights of NASCAR. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 08

NASCAR Touring & Weekly Series Awards events announced

NASCAR Hall of Fame to host Gathering Of Champions for Fifth Year

NASCAR Hall Of Fame The NASCAR Hall of Fame is the ultimate goal for the sport’s greatest. Annually, the North Carolina landmark is also the aim of drivers throughout the NASCAR weekly & touring series, as the NASCAR Hall of Fame / Charlotte Convention Center will again host the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series Awards and the NASCAR Night of Champions Touring Awards. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 07

NASCAR Canadian Tire Series Results: Ranger right at home in ICAR Victory Lane (updated, + photos)

Collects third straight win on Quebec road course

2014-07-06_0832Andrew Ranger is pretty close to unstoppable at Circuit ICAR. The two-time champion of the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series presented by Mobil 1 led the final nine laps Sunday to take the checkered flag in the Jiffy Lube 100 presented by La Petite Bretonne.

 

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Jul 02

Ranger looking to get back on top at ICAR

Ranger opened the season by posting a new track record

Andrew Ranger - #27 Race 2_small Andrew Ranger has shown plenty of speed in the #27 Mopar Parts Dodge during the first two rounds of the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series and now the native of Roxton Pond is anxious to return to a familiar spot; the top step of the victory podium at Circuit ICAR.

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Jun 30

Statistical Advance: Analyzing the Coke Zero 400 Powered by Coca-Cola

There have been 134 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races at Daytona International Speedway

2012-02-25_0367 A look at some of the top statistical performers at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida going into the Coke Zero 400 Powered by Coca-Cola on July 5.

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Jun 18

Alex Tagliani set for Penske NASCAR Nationwide Series assignment!

First of two

Penske Ford Mustang no 22 Road America will be Alex Tagliani’s first of two scheduled appearances in the seat of the No. 22 Discount Tire Ford Mustang in 2014. After a merry-go-round of drivers, including Ryan Blaney, Brad Keselowski and Joey Logano, Tagliani will also make an appearance behind the wheel of the No. 22 Mustang at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in August.

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Jun 17

NASCAR star Clint Bowyer returning to Governor’s Cup

Bowyer will be driving for the same team as one year ago

NASCAR Star Clint Bowyer signs autographs for fans at last year’s VT Governor’s Cup 150 at Thunder Road Thunder Road International Speedbowl announced today that NASCAR Sprint Cup star Clint Bowyer from Emporia, Kansas has asked to return for another shot at the famous high banks of Thunder Road.

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Jun 17

Haas eyes ‘pay driver’ for 2016 seat

An alternative to Danica Patrick is a ‘pay driver’, F1′s newest team owner Gene Haas has admitted.

Gene Haas - photo Getty Images Earlier, American Haas said the world’s most famous female driver, who already races for his Nascar team, “would be the dream driver” for his 2016 outfit. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 16

Danica Patrick admits F1 with Haas ‘possible’

Danica Patrick has refused to rule out entering formula one in 2016.

NASCAR - Danica Patrick Gene Haas, F1′s newest team owner, has said the world’s most famous female racer “would be the dream driver” for his new foray. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 16

Forza Rossa still waiting for green light

Forza Rossa is still yet to receive a “formal response” from the FIA regarding its application to enter formula one.

Forza Rossa - photo Getty Images It was reported recently that, on the heels of Nascar team co-owner Gene Haas getting the go-ahead from F1′s governing body, the FIA was also set to approve the application made by a Romanian outfit called Forza Rossa. Read the rest of this entry »

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