Tag Archive: NASCAR

Jul 03

Tagliani looks to extend his NASCAR winnings this Sunday

Following his first oval-track series win

2015:07:02_11:08:06_0116Winner of the last NASCAR Canadian Tire Series (NCATS) race at Sunset Speedway oval track on June 20, Quebec racer Alex Tagliani is looking to maintain the momentum this weekend at Circuit ICAR’s 3.4 km, 14-turn road course located in Mirabel, QC. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 01

NASCAR National Series News & Notes : Daytona International Speedway

NBC you on Sunday: NASCAR debuts on NBC with the Coke Zero 400 Powered By Coca-Cola

Coke Zero 400 logo The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series makes its triumphant return to NBC on Sunday, July 5 with the broadcast of the Coke Zero 400 presented by Coca-Cola. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 26

Once upon a time…the Watkins Glen circuit

This weekend will take place the 6 Hours of Watkins Glen, the sixth round of the 2015 TUDOR United SportsCar Championship season.

2010-08-08_0089 Like Indianapolis or Daytona, the Watkins Glen circuit has been a pillar of American motorsports for 60 years, having hosted single-seaters, prototypes and NASCAR. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 17

Ranger looking forward to Sunset

After showing plenty of speed in the first two races of the season

2015-06-13_0188 Andrew Ranger will be back behind the wheel of his #27 Mopar Parts Dodge this Saturday as the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series makes it’s first ever visit to Sunset Speedway in Innisfil, Ontario. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 06

Haas doubts F1 switch for Danica Patrick

“Danica is quite happy where she is at the moment”

Danica Patrick Top 10 Haas, F1’s new American entrant for 2016, has played down the prospect of Danica Patrick switching from Nascar. Read the rest of this entry »

May 20

NASCAR National Series News & Notes — Charlotte Motor Speedway

It’s Hamlin Time: All-Star Winner Tries To Become Eighth Driver To Sweep May Charlotte Races

Charlotte Motor Speedway logo Denny Hamlin sent a message to the other drivers on the final 10-lap shootout of the NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race: “Can’t touch this.” Read the rest of this entry »

May 14

Kyle Busch’s return is hot topic at Dover test

Drivers support decision to make Busch Chase eligible

Kyle BuschNASCAR competitors testing at Dover International Speedway on Wednesday said they have no qualms with NASCAR granting fellow Kyle Busch a waiver that keeps his Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup eligibility intact. Read the rest of this entry »

May 13

Riobel announces its association with Alex Tagliani

Riobel: a tradition of excellence since 1995!

Riobel announces its association with Alex Tagliani Riobel, a Canadian faucet and shower systems company, is proud to announce its partnership with renowned race car driver Alex Tagliani for the 2015 season, which includes the prestigious Indianapolis 500 as well as all 12 events on the NASCAR Canadian circuit. Read the rest of this entry »

May 13

Kyle Busch to remain eligible for NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Championship

Driver granted waiver from having to compete in all championship events

NASCAR logo NASCAR announced today that Kyle Busch will remain eligible to compete for the 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship. Busch will qualify for the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup by meeting all requirements of eligibility excluding Rule, which requires a driver to start all Championship Events of the current season. Read the rest of this entry »

May 13

NASCAR National Series News & Notes — Charlotte Motor Speedway & Iowa Speedway

He Called Game: Johnson’s Late-Race Heroics Help Him Pick Up Series-Best Third Win

NASCAR logo Late Saturday night, Paul Pierce threw up a shot at the buzzer. He called “Game,” banking it in from the left elbow to break a 101-101 tie, giving the Washington Wizards an NBA playoff victory. Read the rest of this entry »

May 05

NASCAR’s future is bright … and young

New NASCAR next class already making mark on track

NASCAR logo Five of the six NASCAR K&N Pro Series race winners in 2015 are 21 years old or younger. The championship points leaders in both the East and West are 17 and 16, respectively. And a 17-year-old just became the highest-finishing female in the 61-year history of the NASCAR K&N Pro Series West. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 29

NASCAR National Series News & Notes – Talladega Superspeedway

Busch-Gibson Combo Morphing Into Championship Contenders

NASCAR logoMany predicted this. Dating all the way back to his championship season of 2004, Richmond winner Kurt Busch had excelled with a crew chief who could be defined as “old school” – one who made decisions with a healthy mix of modern engineering smarts and plain old gut. Read the rest of this entry »

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 21

Statement from NASCAR Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Brian France on the passing of Steve Byrnes

“NASCAR extends its condolences to the many friends, FOX Sports colleagues and family of Steve Byrne.”

NASCAR logo Whether you had the privilege of knowing him or if you watched him on television for the last three decades, Steve’s work ethic and authenticity made him a beloved individual inside and outside the garage. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 10

Derek White to drive Grafoid Dodge in the NASCAR Xfinity Series

The team will be supported by Grafoid and Braille Battery

NASCAR Xfinity Series, Grafoid Dodge, Derek White (2) Veteran driver Derek White has signed with Motorsports Business Management (MBM) principal Carl Long to participate in the remaining rounds of the 2015 NASCAR Xfinity Series.  Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 08

Danica rides momentum toward ZZ Top’s Texas

Classic band will perform prior to the 56th running of NASCAR’s longest race

Danica PatrickDanica Patrick emerged from behind the wheel of a 1957 Chevrolet on Tuesday afternoon at Charlotte Motor Speedway, chauffeuring two-thirds of classic rock superpower ZZ Top.

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Apr 08

NASCAR National Series News & Notes – Texas Motor Speedway

Logano Looks To Lasso Texas Competition

NASCAR logo Last spring, Joey Logano wrangled in the competition at Texas Motor Speedway and two-stepped into Victory Lane. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 30

American Heart Association recognizes NASCAR as Platinum Fit-Friendly Worksite

NASCAR Earns American Heart Association’s Worksite Innovation Award

NASCAR logo In recognition of its initiatives to help employees live healthier lifestyles, the American Heart Association has named NASCAR a Platinum-Level Fit-Friendly Worksite. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 30

Superspeedway qualifying format updated for Talladega, Daytona

New structure to feature two rounds to determine pole winner

NASCAR logo NASCAR today unveiled modifications to the qualifying format at superspeedways across all three national series. The updated format will take effect at Talladega Superspeedway for the NASCAR XFINITY Series and NASCAR Sprint Cup Series next month. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 25

NASCAR National Series News & Notes – Martinsville Speedway

Ho-Hum: Another Top-Two For Harvick. Does the lead for NASCAR’s News & Notes ever change?

NASCAR logo Kevin Harvick has been THE story for weeks now, posting his eighth consecutive top-two finish with a runner-up showing at Auto Club. Read the rest of this entry »

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