Tag Archive: Brad Keselowski

Oct 31

Johnson scores ninth Martinsville win, advances to Championship 4

Mr. Martinsville is back – and with him, a realistic shot at a record-tying NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship

Winless at the .526-mile short track since the spring race of 2013, Jimmie Johnson ended his “drought” on Sunday with a victory in the Goody’s Fast Relief 500 and earned a berth in the Championship 4 race, set for Nov. 20 at Homestead-Miami Speedway. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 02

Buescher wins weather-shortened race at Pocono

Chris Buescher sat in his car on pit road, dreaming of the possibilities.

Chris BuescherNASCAR had just red-flagged Monday’s rain-delayed Pennsylvania 400 when a heavy fog settled over Pocono Raceway after 138 of a scheduled 160 laps, and Buescher was the unlikely race leader. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 10

Brad Keselowski wins at Kentucky

Brad Keselowski had his mojo working in Saturday night’s Quaker State 400 at Kentucky Speedway

Brad Keselowski

Saving just enough fuel to get to the finish line, Keselowski eked out a heart-thumping victory over Carl Edwards to win his second consecutive NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race and his third at Kentucky Speedway. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 03

Brad Keselowski wins Coke Zero 400 at Daytona

He stayed ahead of all of them

Brad Keselowski victoire Daytona juillet 2016 Brad Keselowski had an excellent solution for the massive wrecks that scrambled the finishing order of Saturday night’s Coke Zero 400 at Daytona International Speedway. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 16

NASCAR driver Keselowski hops in Team Penske Indy car at Road America test

Eleven Indy cars ran at Road America today, testing in preparation for the upcoming KOHLER Grand Prix. One car included a surprise driver.

Brad KeselowskiBrad Keselowski took a day off from his regular job as a Team Penske NASCAR driver to hop into Simon Pagenaud’s No. 22 Verizon Team Penske Chevrolet for a few exciting laps around the scenic 4.048-mile permanent road course. Read the rest of this entry »

May 01

Brad Keselowski wins at Talladega

Brad Keselowski surged to victory Sunday at Talladega Superspeedway, emerging from an attrition-filled showdown in the GEICO 500

Keselowski celebrates fourth Talladega winKeselowski’s Team Penske No. 2 Ford was just .111 seconds ahead at the end of the 10th NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race of the season. Keselowski’s second victory of the season was the 19th of his NASCAR premier-series career and his fourth at the 2.66-mile Alabama track. He led five times for a race-high 46 laps.
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Mar 07

Brad Keselowski wins Las Vegas Sprint Cup race

Keselowski holds off Kyle Busch, wins at Las Vegas

Race Recap: Penske beats the oddsOvercoming a pit road speeding penalty with daring late-race strategy, Brad Keselowski broke a 33-race drought with a victory in Sunday’s Kobalt 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 07

Tagliani celebrates championship with Team Penske

Alex Tagliani recently attended the 2015 NASCAR Combined XFINITY and Camping World Truck Series Awards Banquet in Hollywood, Florida

Alex Tagliani- Temple de la Renommée 2015 Alex Tagliani, Ryan Blaney, Joey Logano and Brad Keselowski celebrate Team Penske’s third consecutive XFinity Owners Championship at NASCAR’S Combined Annual Awards Banquet. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 16

Earnhardt Jr. wins rain-shortened Phoenix race

93 laps short of its scheduled distance of 312 laps

Phoenix Chase race results

A serendipitous sequence of pit stops and a drizzle that turned into a downpour made a winner of Dale Earnhardt Jr. in Sunday night’s Quicken Loans Race for Heroes 500 at Phoenix International Raceway, the start of which was delayed from day to night by rain in the afternoon.

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Nov 09

Jimmie Johnson wins at Texas

Jimmie Johnson foiled Brad Keselowski‘s dominant day Sunday at Texas Motor Speedway, rallying to win the AAA Texas 500

Johnson laughs about Kenseth tweetJohnson led just six laps but denied the eight remaining contenders in the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup playoffs an automatic berth among the championship-eligible quartet. His fifth win of the season was his sixth at the 1.5-mile Fort Worth track and the 75th of his premier-series career. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 03

Kenseth wins at Pocono as Kyle Busch runs dry

Joe Gibbs Racing driver steals victory after leaders run out of fuel

Kenseth wins at Pocono as Kyle Busch runs dryMatt Kenseth, the unexpected winner of Sunday’s Windows 10 400 at Pocono Raceway, had to do a double take. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 27

Kyle Busch takes Indy for third victory in row

No. 18 driver gives Toyota its first victory at the Brickyard

Kyle Busch takes Indy for third victory in row

“I guess Kyle’s back,” a disappointed Logano said after the race, uttering perhaps the biggest understatement in the modern era of stock car racing.
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Apr 22

NASCAR National Series News & Notes – Richmond International Raceway

Team Penske tandem attempts turnaroundat Richmond

2008-09-05_025 Brad Keselowski and Joey Logano collided early in Sunday’s Bristol race, relegating them to finishes of 35th and 40th, respectively. The good news: They now head to a track at which they dominated last season. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 02

NASCAR National Series News & Notes

Hamlin chimes in with Fifth Martinsville victory

NASCAR logo With past nemesis Brad Keselowski beating on his bumper in the closing laps of Sunday’s STP 500 at Martinsville Speedway, Denny Hamlin kept control of his car and sped to his first checkered flag since he won at Talladega on May 4, 2014. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 29

Hamlin outlasts Keselowski to win STP 500

Denny Hamlin delivers win for Gibbs, Toyota

Denny HamlinWith Brad Keselowski beating a tattoo into his rear bumper, and with his No. 11 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota sliding sideways as it approached the checkered flag, Denny Hamlin held on to his car and held off Keselowski to win Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series STP 500 at Martinsville Speedway. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 22

Brad Keselowski surges late to Auto Club 400 win

Kevin Harvick finishes second for eighth straight top-two finish

Auto Club SpeedwayBrad Keselowski surged late on the second attempt at a Green-White-Checkered finish to win the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Auto Club 400 at Auto Club Speedway on Sunday afternoon. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 06

Keselowski, Logano chemistry key to Penske success

Team Penske ship coasting smoothly with pair of symbiotic drivers

For Team Penske, an organization that combined to rake in 11 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series wins with a two-car effort last season, the logical focus for 2015 is continuity, or — in more plain-spoken terms — not fixing what isn’t broken. But that objective extends beyond mechanical aspects and manpower; it’s also about relationships. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 22

Season preview: Brad Keselowski

2012 series champion enters new year with momentum

Brad Keselowski - photo © Daniel Mompo - US RACING Strides: Although the 2012 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion didn’t win a second trophy in 2014, it was in many other ways a “career year” for the 30-year old Michigan native.

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Nov 02

Jimmie Johnson pulls out victory at Texas

Wins third straight November race at Texas as Chasers fight

Jimmie Johnson held off Brad Keselowski and Kevin Harvick on the second attempt at a green-white-checkered finish to win Sunday’s AAA Texas 500 at Texas Motor Speedway.

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Oct 15

NASCAR National Series News & Notes + Fast Facts

Big names, bigger goal: win and advance, or else

NASCAR logo Jimmie Johnson (six) and Brad Keselowski (one) have accounted for seven of the last eight NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championships. The two drivers better hurry if either hopes to increase that figure to eight-of-nine. Read the rest of this entry »

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