Category Archive: NASCAR

Sep 30

Packard chosen for the NASCAR Drive for Diversity Combine

The Drive for Diversity is a program that helps with the development of minority and female drivers and crew members.

2014-07-20_0159 Emily Packard, the 17-year old East Montpelier Vermont late model driver, has been chosen as one of the 20 finalists to compete in the NASCAR Drive for Diversity (#NASCARD4D) Combine being held this October 13th through 15th at Langley Speedway in Hampton, Virginia.

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Sep 30

Young, multicultural and female drivers compete for spot in NASCAR

 

Rev Racing, NASCAR Scout Drivers At 11th Annual NASCAR Drive for Diversity Combine

NASCAR logo Twenty multicultural and female race car drivers from the United States, Canada and Latin America will participate in the 11th Annual NASCAR Drive for Diversity (D4D) Combine Oct. 13-15 with hopes of earning a spot in the 2015 NASCAR D4D Class in partnership with Rev Racing. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 29

Statistical Advance: Analyzing the Hollywood Casino 400

There have been 17 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races at Kansas Speedway

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series A look at the 12 Contenders – and beyond – at Kansas Speedway in Kansas City, Kansas going into the Hollywood Casino 400 on Sunday, October 5. Coverage begins on ESPN at 1 p.m. ET and the race is scheduled for 2 p.m. ET.

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Sep 29

Gordon pulls away for win at Dover

Scores fourth win of 2014; one of 12 drivers to advance to Contender Round

Jeff Gordon took the checkered flag in Sunday’s AAA 400 at Dover International Speedway, but four other drivers got the axe in the first Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup elimination race in the history of the sport.

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Sep 25

Scannell is Canadian Tire Series’ Top Rookie

Third-Generation driver takes home first-year honor

2014-07-26_0385 Blood is thicker than frozen water for Matthew Scannell, who shelved his stick and skates in hockey-crazed Canada and followed in the family footsteps by grabbing a steering wheel and gear shifter. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 25

Indy 500 winner Hunter-Reay heads to ROC

This year’s Indianapolis 500 winner Ryan Hunter-Reay has signed up for the 2014 Race Of Champions

Race Of Champions logo The 2014 Race Of Champions will feature the winner of this year’s Indianapolis 500 after Ryan Hunter-Reay signed up to compete at the event, to be held at the Bushy Park Circuit in Barbados on December 13-14. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 24

NASCAR National Series News & Notes + Fast Facts

2-For-2: Penske proves it’s contender round material

NASCAR logo How quickly the tide can turn. All summer it looked like a Hendrick Motorsports driver would take the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup, but now a new team has seized the title of favorite. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 23

NASCAR delivers 2015 competition package to teams

Rules finalized following intensive research & development by the industry

NASCAR logo Following more than a year of extensive collaboration with stakeholders throughout the industry, and with a keen eye towards the future, NASCAR has finalized and delivered to teams the 2015 racing package for all three national series. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 22

Louis-Philippe Dumoulin crowned 2014 Champion of the Nascar Canadian Tire series

Ultimate title of 2014 champions in the Nascar Canadian Tire series

Pinty's 250 Nascar Canadian TireAfter years of perseverance and passion, it is with great pride and a feeling of accomplishment that Dumoulin Competition, Louis-Philippe Dumoulin, Mario Gosselin, crew chief, King Autosport and the #47 WeatherTech Canada / Bellemare Group team have won the ultimate title of 2014 champions in the Nascar Canadian Tire series during the final event of the season which occurred on the Kawartha Raceway circuit in Fraserville, Ontario.

Sep 22

Statistical Advance: Analyzing the AAA 400

There have been 89 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races at Dover International Speedway

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series A look at the 16 Challengers at Dover International Speedway in Dover, Delaware going into the AAA 400 on Sept. 28. ESPN’s coverage begins at 1 p.m. ET and the race is scheduled for 2 p.m. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 22

Logano wins at Loudon as Chase Grid gets scrambled

No. 22 joins Team Penske teammate in contende round

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Out of the maelstrom that was New Hampshire Motor Speedway sped Joey Logano, who took control of Sunday’s Sylvania 300 on a restart with 27 laps left and held on to win the second race in the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup.

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Sep 21

Mechanical failure ends another Top-3 Tagliani run as NCATS season concludes at Kawartha!

Ending a NCATS campaign that might be best described as frustrating

2014-08-10_0503 The 2014 NASCAR Canadian Tire Series presented by Mobil 1 season wrapped up for Canada’s most versatile race car driver Saturday night with The Pinty’s 250 at Kawartha Speedway, Peterborough Ontario. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 21

Disappointing night for Team Mopar at Kawartha

A mechanical issue and contact would ultimately end Andrew Ranger night early.

2014-08-10_3680 Andrew Ranger and the #27 Mopar Parts Dodge team looked to be on the way to a top finish at the final round of the NASCAR Canadian Tire series at Kawartha Speedway near Peterborough, Ontario on Saturday night.  Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 20

NASCAR Canadian Tire Series Results: Dumoulin earns first NASCAR Championship (updated)

Wins NASCAR Canadian Tire Series crown as Fitzpatrick takes Kawartha finale

Pinty's 250 Nascar Canadian TireJR Fitzpatrick did everything he could. LP Dumoulin did what he needed. The result was Dumoulin was crowned the champion of the 2014 NASCAR Canadian Tire Series presented by Mobil 1 Saturday, while Fitzpatrick walked away with the winner’s trophy for the Pinty’s 250 at Kawartha Speedway.

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Sep 18

Marc-Antoine Camirand: First NASCAR oval career start

Driving a White Motorsports prepared car

2014-08-10_0011 Saint-Léonard-d’Aston (Quebec) successful road racer, Marc-Antoine Camirand, to make his first NASCAR Canadian Tire Series (NCTS) oval race career start in season finale at Kawartha Speedway in Fraserville, Ontario (Canada). Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 18

Chasers can help break record at New Hampshire

NASCAR National Series News & Notes

NASCAR logo Thirteen different drivers have taken the checkered flag in the last 13 races at New Hampshire Motor Speedway – tied with Texas Motor Speedway for the all-time record streak without a repeat winner. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 17

We will be at Kawartha to win” – Louis-Philippe Dumoulin

The #47 WeatherTech Canada/ Bellemare Group team is ready

2014-08-09_2765 Passion, Performance and Partnerships will prove meaningful during the ultimate event of the season which will occur this weekend on the oval track of the Kawartha Raceway, Fraserville, Ontario.

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Sep 17

NASCAR Whelen Euro Series adds second oval in 2015

Six Race Weekends Across Europe Highlight Schedule

DPP_14-06-07_0008 The first NASCAR oval race in Tours, France, was so well received that the track was built into a permanent structure and has become the signature race of the NASCAR Whelen Euro Series. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 16

NASCAR Canadian Tire Series Statistical Advance: Kawartha

Analyzing The Pinty’s 250 at Kawartha Speedway

IMG_0001 The 2014 NASCAR Canadian Tire Series presented by Mobil 1 season will conclude and a champion will be crowned with Saturday’s Pinty’s 250 at Kawartha Speedway.

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Sep 16

NASCAR, Front Row Motorsports, Kyle Busch Motorsports and Martinsville Speedway pay tribute to Scott with special paint scheme, number change

2015 NASCAR Hall of Fame Inductee Wendell Scott to be honored at Martinsville

2015 NASCAR Hall of Fame Inductee Wendell Scott NASCAR, Front Row Motorsports, Kyle Busch Motorsports and Martinsville Speedway announced today they will honor 2015 NASCAR Hall of Fame Inductee Wendell Scott, the first African-American driver to win a NASCAR premier series event, with a series of tributes during the Martinsville race weekend from Oct. 24-26. Read the rest of this entry »

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