Tag Archive: NASCAR Hall of Fame

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 »

Dec 11

NASCAR Champions Week kicks off In Charlotte: Touring & Weekly Series Champions Honored At Awards Friday & Saturday

iRacing.com Challenge At NASCAR Hall of Fame sets stage Wednesday

NASCAR Hall of FameNASCAR’s top drivers throughout its regional touring and weekly series will be in the spotlight this week in Charlotte, N.C., with a bevy of activities leading up to the awards ceremonies Friday and Saturday night.

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Jan 22

Lucky Number ’13: Anticipation skyrockets for upcoming season

From Gen-6 car to cutting-edge technology, NASCAR offers glimpse into future

NASCAR Hall Of FameBrian France, NASCAR Chairman and CEO, speaks to the media during the NASCAR Fan and Media Engagement CenterNASCAR Chairman and CEO Brian France took to the podium today at the NASCAR Hall of Fame during the sanctioning body’s stop on the week-long media tour, and offered fans a robust menu of reasons why 2013 is one of the most anticipated campaigns in recent memory.

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Jan 17

Seven NASCAR Sprint Cup Champions headline NASCAR preview 2013

NASCAR Hall of Fame induction, autographs, Gen-6 Car part of season kickoff

NASCAR Hall of Fame2010-09-19-dimanche-FrancoisGobeil.zipReigning NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Brad Keselowski and fellow titleholders Tony Stewart, Jimmie Johnson, Kurt Busch, Matt Kenseth, Jeff Gordon and Bobby Labonte are among more than 60 drivers from three NASCAR national series set to participate in NASCAR Preview 2013 on Saturday, Feb. 9.

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Dec 10

More than 50 drivers headline 2013 NASCAR Acceleration Weekend

Keselowski, Penske championships voted best moments of 2012

2012-02-26_0038NASCAR Hall Of FameFan Festival To Feature Sixth- Generation NASCAR Sprint Cup Cars, Interactive Displays – Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s Winless Streak Tallies Close Second In Media Poll – Score one more for the underdog. – For NASCAR fans who have been eagerly counting the days to the opening of the 2013 season, their wait is almost over. Almost.

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Dec 10

Kennington honoured at NASCAR Night of Champions

Dowler recognized at NASCAR awards

DJ Kennington Awards Gala with TrophyNoel Dowler & Chris Wright at AwardsDriver of the #17 Castrol Edge Dodge DJ Kennington was recognized for his superb season this past weekend at the annual NASCAR Night of Champions Awards Gala. The event took place at the NASCAR Hall of Fame in Charlotte, NC and Kennington along with the race team were acknowledged for their tremendous season in which they set records for most victories and most top five finishes in a single season and Kennington claimed his second NASCAR Canadian Tire Series title. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 20

NASCAR announces dates, location for NASCAR Whelen All-American Series and Touring Series 2012 Postseason Awards Shows

Charlotte to again host championship celebrations

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The NASCAR Whelen All-American Series Awards will be held Friday, Dec. 7 and the NASCAR Night of Champions Awards for its seven touring series will be Saturday, Dec. 8.

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May 15

NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race: ‘Always Wild And Crazy’

No points. No problem.

Charlotte Motor Speedway logoNASCAR All-star race logoThat’s Saturday’s Sprint All-Star Race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in a nutshell – along with a $1 million payoff for the driver and team most willing to throw caution to the wind and fulfill the racing prophecy of “checkers or wreckers.”

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May 14

Action-packed week sets up most exciting All-Star event in sports

Statistical Advance: Analyzing The NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race

NASCAR All-star race logoCharlotte Motor Speedway logoOn Saturday night, NASCAR’s top drivers take center stage in an unparalleled best-of-the-best showcase – the annual NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race. But that’s just the main course. A number of fan-friendly lead-in activities are scheduled to work up an appetite for one of the most anticipated dates on the NASCAR calendar.

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Jan 26

NASCAR, Rev Racing announce 2012 Team

NASCAR Drive For Diversity initiative building off historic season

NASCAR essais 2012-01-14 NASCAR logoNASCAR and Rev Racing announced today the six drivers that will compete for Rev Racing in the 2012 season. The announcement was made during the preseason NASCAR Sprint Media Tour hosted by Charlotte Motor Speedway stop at the NASCAR Hall of Fame in Charlotte, where the drivers were introduced.

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Jan 13

Petty: Dale Inman Invented The Position Now Called NASCAR Crew Chief

Richard Petty’s cousin had uncanny ability to communicate with ‘The King’
Dale Inman logoNASCAR Sprint Cup SeriesWithin the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series garage, among crew chiefs and mechanics, the most popular addition to the NASCAR Hall of Fame is one of their own – Dale Inman. Inman, according to his first cousin Richard Petty, invented the position we now call the crew chief. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 11

Champions honored in awards gala

Year-end ceremony spotlights touring series title winners

NASCAR logoNASCAR Home TracksPast, present and future were celebrated Saturday night at the NASCAR Hall of Fame as the six champions from NASCAR’s developmental series were honored in the Night of Champions Touring Awards Gala.

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Jul 21

NASCAR most popular driver voting begins online

Fans can vote for favorite drivers in Canadian Tire Series

Nascar Canadian Tire Series2011-07-09 Toronto Indy G 517For the fourth consecutive year, fans can vote online for the Most Popular Driver of the Year Award in the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series.

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Dec 13

DJ Kennington enjoys memorable week

In Charlotte, North Carolina

DJ Kennington champion 25-09-2010IMG_6531_FWCastrol Edge Dodge driver DJ Kennington was in Charlotte, North Carolina this past week to accept congratulations and his championship ring as the 2010 NASCAR Canadian Tire Series Champion.  Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 07

NASCAR Touring & Weekly Series Champions’ Week

Set to kick off in Charlotte

NASCARNASCAR Hall of FameWith the culmination of the NASCAR season looming at the end of the week, track promoters, drivers and officials are preparing to descend on Charlotte, N.C., for the celebration of the outstanding achievements in 2010. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 07

NASCAR’s news (+ photos)

The latest…

NASCARRocco Petty2010 NASCAR Champions carry on legacy of sport’s pioneers. Portraits highlight link between past and present. Robert Yates Racing Engines named exclusive supplier of SPEC Engine for NASCAR. NASCAR Touring & Weekly Series Champions’ Week set to kick off in Charlotte. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 30

White earns NASCAR Canadian Tire Series Rookie honors

The title in his first full season

NASCAR announced today that Derek White has earned the 2010 NASCAR Canadian Tire Series presented by Mobil 1 Rookie of the Year honors after finishing 14th in the overall final point standings. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 03

T-minus 21 months

Daytona International Speedway, the early stages

Anticipated by drivers, auto manufacturers and race fans everywhere the Rolex 24 Hours of Daytona is always the first major car race of the world’s motor sport season. Every January, the Daytona International Speedway (Daytona Beach, Florida, USA) comes to life in celebration of this incredible endurance race, known by drivers as one of the most difficult in the world to win. Read the rest of this entry »

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