Tag Archive: NASCAR

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 »

Mar 23

Sherwin-Williams renews as the ‘Official Paint Of NASCAR’

FORTUNE 500 Company Leverages Multi-Faceted Official Partnership to Continue Driving Business On and Off the Track

NASCAR logo NASCAR® and Sherwin-Williams, the nation’s largest specialty retailer of paint and paint supplies, announced a three-year extension to their Official Partnership. The newly signed extension will designate Sherwin-Williams as the “Official Paint of NASCAR” through 2017. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 20

Company to Remain Entitlement Sponsor of NASCAR K&N Pro Series through 2021; K&N Filters to be Series Entitlement sponsor for 12–Consecutive Years

NASCAR and K&N Filters announce multi-year extension

NASCAR K&N Pro Series NASCAR® announced today it has reached a five-year agreement with K&N Filters to continue as the entitlement sponsor of the NASCAR K&N Pro Series™ through 2021. The renewed deal ensures that K&N Filters will own exclusive rights as the title sponsor for a total of 12-consecutive years. Additionally, K&N Filters acquires the designation as the “Official Automotive Filters of NASCAR.” Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 16

NASCAR signs exclusive Seven-year extension with FOX Sports Latin America

FOX Sports Latin America will continue to be the home of live races for all three of NASCAR’s national series

NASCAR logo NASCAR announced today it has signed a seven-year media broadcast extension with FOX Sports Latin America, ensuring that sports fans in Latin America can continue to enjoy NASCAR events and news on FOX Sports through 2021. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 11

NASCAR lifts Kurt Busch suspension, outlines on-going requirements

NASCAR announced today that, effectively immediately, the indefinite suspension of Kurt Busch has been lifted.

NASCAR logo He is eligible to return to NASCAR racing under indefinite probation subject to additional mandatory requirements that include but are not limited to participation in a treatment program and full compliance with any judicial requirements placed upon him. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 11

INSIGHT: Andretti Formula E

Now the Andretti team is embarking on the world’s first all-electric racing series, Formula E.

After dominating North American single seaters, Andretti is now targeting its first world title. Read the history of Formula E's legendary American family team.For over 50 years, Andretti has been one of the most famous names in motorsport thanks to the family’s achievements through successive generations in series around the world.

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Mar 11

The NASCAR Foundation® now accepting nominations for 2015 Betty Jane France Humanitarian Award Presented by Nationwide®

NASCAR Fans Can Nominate Everyday Champions at NASCAR.com/award; Winner to Receive $100,000 Donation for Children’s Charity

The NASCAR Foundation® logo Beginning today, people across the country can nominate their personal champion for The NASCAR Foundation’s Betty Jane France Humanitarian Award presented by Nationwide, the sport’s highest community service honor. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 06

5.11 Tactical® captures “Driving Business Award” after First full year as NASCAR® Official Partner

Company’s participation in NASCAR Fuel For Business Council generates more than $12 Million in B-to-B transactions in 2014

NASCAR logoIn its first year as the Official Tactical Apparel & Gear Supplier of NASCAR®, 5.11 Tactical® has not only produced high-performance officials’ uniforms for the sport’s three national series, but has also played a key role in driving business across the industry.

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Mar 05

NASCAR statement

NASCAR is aware of the Delaware Department of Justice announcement today regarding driver Kurt Busch.

NASCAR logoAs we disclosed Monday, he has accepted the terms and conditions of a reinstatement program and is actively participating in the program.

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Mar 05

Phoenix to add tire barrier for race weekend

PIR will work with NASCAR to enhance ‘impact-absorbing technologies’

Phoenix International Raceway wall Jimmie JohnsonPhoenix International Raceway, which will host the second leg of NASCAR’s West Coast trip, announced Wednesday that it will install a tire barrier in time for next weekend’s tripleheader. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 04

NASCAR National Series News & Notes – Las Vegas Motor Speedway

Kroger 250, Boyd Gaming 300 and Kobalt 400

NASCAR logoThe NASCAR Sprint Cup Series heads to Las Vegas Motor Speedway this weekend for its first stop on a three-race west coast swing – Sunday’s Kobalt 400 (3:30 p.m. ET on FOX).

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Feb 27

Teams learn new package in Atlanta open test

Drivers adjust to less horsepower, get data in first session under 2015 rules

Jeff Gordon 3M carJamie McMurray was fastest in the opening session, Jeff Gordon in the second. And defending NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Kevin Harvick was third fastest in both as teams spent nearly four hours testing here Thursday at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 26

NASCAR Productions and SPIKE TV present ‘I Am Dale Earnhardt,’ a compelling look at the life of an Indelible American Icon

SPIKE TV’s New, Original Documentary Premieres Monday, March 2 at 10 p.m. ET/PT

Dale Earnhardt Sr - photo NASCAR NASCAR Productions and SPIKE TV have joined forces to create a captivating and revealing documentary on the life of a legendary American sports hero – Dale Earnhardt.  The original film, “I AM DALE EARNHARDT,” premieres exclusively on Monday, March 2 at 10 p.m. ET/PT on SPIKE TVRead the rest of this entry »

Feb 25

Two-time NASCAR Truck Series Champ Todd Bodine to appear at Toronto’s Motorama Show

Will appear Saturday & Sunday to sign autographs and meet fans

2010 Daytona Cup Todd Bodine head shot (Large) Continuing the long tradition of NASCAR stars who have come to Toronto to meet the fans and be part of Canada’s biggest indoor racing show, two-time NASCAR Truck Series champion Todd Bodine will appear at this year’s inaugural Motorama Custom Car & Motorsports Expo. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 23

Indycar ‘monitoring’ Busch situation as it evolves

Regan Smith was named to replace the Stewart-Haas Racing driver

Kurt BuschNASCAR on Feb. 21 denied Kurt Busch’s initial appeal for reinstatement from the indefinite suspension the sanctioning body announced Feb. 20 for “actions detrimental to stock car racing.” Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 22

National Motorsports final appeal hearing statement

Kurt Busch now has exhausted his appeal options

The National Motorsports Final Appeals Officer, Mr. Bryan Moss, heard and considered the appeal of driver Kurt Busch. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 21

NASCAR and FOX to introduce 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, NASCAR XFINITY Series creative campaigns

Nowhere But NASCAR’ Brings to Life the Thrill of the Sport’s Top Series and the Series Where Names Are Made

NASCAR logo Riding a surge of momentum generated by the most thrilling Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup™ ever, NASCAR® and FOX are releasing a broad portfolio of original creative promoting the return of the most unpredictable and dramatic experience in sports. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 20

NASCAR puts youth on the Fast Track to learn and have fun with NASCAR Acceleration Nation

Kids Can Play Games and Learn Math and Science the NASCAR Way

NASCAR logo The school of NASCAR® is officially in session. NASCAR today announced the launch of NASCAR Acceleration Nation, the sport’s first-ever national learning and entertainment platform created just for kids. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 19

NASCAR names Kim Lopez Chief Starter for 57th Daytona 500

Bronx native becomes First Woman and First Hispanic to flag the Great American Race

2013-02-24_0030 NASCAR announced today that long-time official Kim Lopez will be the chief starter for Sunday’s 57th running of the Daytona 500. She will become the first woman and first Hispanic to flag the Great American Race, which begins at 1 p.m. ET Sunday, live on FOX, Motor Racing Network Radio, and SiriusXM NASCAR Radio. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 18

NASCAR National Series News & Notes — Daytona

Gordon Has ‘Wide Open’ View For Start Of Final Lap

2011-02-18_0647 When Gordon announced in late January that 2015 would be his final full season in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, the hashtag #JGFinalLap trended on Twitter. Read the rest of this entry »

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