Tag Archive: Brad Keselowski

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 »

Oct 14

NASCAR penalizes drivers Brad Keselowski and Tony Stewart

“These penalties are about maintaining a safe environment following the race” – Robin Pemberton

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series NASCAR has assessed behavioral penalties to drivers Brad Keselowski and Tony Stewart for their involvement in post-race incidents on Oct. 11 at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 12

Harvick wins Charlotte night race with restart

Ganassi drivers play Chase spoilers among top 10

Kevin Harvick - photo © Chris Trotman NASCAR via Getty Images The Closer finally closed the deal, and the door swung almost shut on Dale Earnhardt Jr., six-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson and 2012 champion Brad Keselowski.

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Oct 06

Joey Logano wins wild race at Kansas

Johnson, Earnhardt Jr. and Keselowski among those involved in incidents

Chase-logo In a race that saw Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup favorites Jimmie Johnson, Brad Keselowski and Dale Earnhardt Jr. fall by the wayside, Joey Logano earned a ticket to the Eliminator Round of the Chase with a hard-fought victory in Sunday’s Hollywood Casino 400 at Kansas Speedway. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 14

Brad Keselowski opens Chase with win at Chicagoland

Win puts 2012 champion into contender round

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series For Brad Keselowski, this year’s Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup started the same way it did in 2012 — with a victory at Chicagoland Speedway.

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Aug 12

Tagliani Autosport/Team Penske NASCAR Nationwide Series Mid-Ohio race preview

Returning to the 22

Alex Tagliani Ford Mustang Penske Alex Tagliani will return to the seat of the No. 22 Discount Tire Ford Mustang this weekend at Mid-Ohio. After a merry-go-round of Ryan Blaney, Brad Keselowski and Joey Logano, Tagliani will make his second road course start with the No. 22 team since his dramatic second place finish at Road America. Read the rest of this entry »

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