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NASCAR Hall of Fame induction, autographs, Gen-6 Car part of season kickoff
Reigning 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.
Nationwide: Stenhouse rallies for improbable win at Kansas (+results)
Folks who use the words “lame” or “duck” in any sentences around the driver of crew of the No. 17 Ford team these days better be prepared to duck themselves. Ricky Stenhouse rallied from two laps down to win Saturday’s Kansas Lottery 300 at Kansas Speedway and tighten the battle for the series championship.
His second of the season and the 19th of his career
Pole-sitter Brad Keselowski took advantage of an opportune moment late in Saturday’s F.W. Webb 200 Nationwide Series race and held off Kevin Harvick in the closing laps to claim his first victory at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, his second of the season and the 19th of his career.
Driver of the No. 6 easily wins his first at the 1.5-mile track and third in the series
Ricky Stenhouse Jr. dominated the last 50 laps of Saturday’s Sam’s Town 300 Nationwide Series race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, pulling away from Mark Martin during a 39-lap green flag run the finish. The victory was Stenhouse’s first of the season and third in the series — and his first on a 1.5-mile intermediate speedway, the staple of NASCAR’s top three touring series.
Fellows, Leffler, Patrick and Villeneuve weadline the Nationwide Series Driver Autograph Session
Today the promoters of the NAPA Auto Parts 200 presented by Dodge announced that for the first time ever, 14 drivers competing in the NASCAR Nationwide Series will take part in a one hour autograph session this Saturday.
Save the date on Thursday August 18, from 1 to 2 p.m. at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve
Twelve “Québec Stars” will meet with race fans on the NAPA Auto Parts 200 Presented by Dodge “Discovery Day”. Today the promoters of the NAPA Auto Parts 200 presented by Dodge released the list of 12 drivers that will take part in the annual “Québec Stars” autograph session on “Discovery Day” at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve.
Both drivers talk about their fondness for the Montréal event
While Marcos Ambrose is planning his flights to and from Michigan, Robbie Gordon announces his return to the NAPA Auto Parts 200 Presented by Dodge. The event promoter learned today that fan favourite Robbie Gordon will enter the upcoming NAPA Auto Parts 200 presented by Dodge which will be held August 19-20 at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve.
Attending the NAPA Auto Parts 200, Presented by Dodge
The surname Villeneuve can be found in all corners of Quebec, in some parts of Eastern Ontario and of the Northern bordering states, and among them, you will find many race fans with a patronym related to one of the most recognized names in motorsports.
Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve is still an enigma for Reed Sorenson, only a few weeks away from his first NAPA Auto Parts 200 Presented by Dodge
Caught in a battle to the finish with Elliott Sadler for the 2011 NASCAR Nationwide Series Driver title, Reed Sorenson from Georgia is intrigued by Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve where, at the NAPA Auto Parts 200 Presented by Dodge, he will be challenged for the first time by the famed road course. During the August 19-20 event, the eight-year series veteran will be discovering the Montréal track at the wheel of his Turner Racing #32 Chevrolet.
Season opener next Saturday at Autodrome Montmagny
The NAPA Auto Parts 200, Presented by Dodge named the Official Presenting Sponsor of the 2011 Procam Super Truck Challenge. Stock-Car Montréal, promoter of the NAPA Auto Parts 200, presented by Dodge, is proud to announce it has entered into a partnership agreement with the Quebec-based Procam Super Truck Challenge.
Kyle moves within one victory of tying Martin for most in Nationwide history
With a convincing victory in Friday night’s Royal Purple 200 at Darlington Raceway, Kyle Busch scored his fifth Nationwide Series win of the season and the 48th of his career, leaving him one behind Mark Martin for the career victory lead in the series.
Trevor Bayne won the Daytona 500 and grabs all the headlines
But look at the NASCAR points standings and he’s dead last…NASCAR woke up with two headaches this morning: one thanks to the post-race celebrations for winner Trevor Bayne, and the other from looking at the odd state of the Sprint Cup points table the morning after the race before, which needed some explaining.
Atlanta made Richard Petty a millionnaire
The No. 19 Best Buy Dodge and the rest of the Richard Petty Motorsports crews that worked the race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway got some tough news following Sunday’s race — the most difficult words to anyone who travels regularly were spoken — your flight has been cancelled.
Patrick Carpentier’s replacement in Tow Truck in a Box Dodge at Martinsville Speedway
A.J. Allmendinger makes his 40th career start but first with Gillett Evernham Motorsports at Martinsville Speedway this weekend. The California native will drive the remainder of the 2008 season for GEM in the No. 10 Dodge.