Tag Archive: Roush Fenway Racing

Oct 22

Sprint Cup: Kenseth determined to finish tenure at Roush Fenway Racing on a high note (+results)

Nationwide: Stenhouse rallies for improbable win at Kansas  (+results)

NASCAR logoKansas SpeedwayFolks 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. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 11

Stewart holds off Johnson for first Vegas victory (+result)

 Tony Stewart scratched another race track off the bucket list

2012-02-26_0086Tony Stewart Victoire Las Vegas - Todd Warshaw - Getty ImagesPowering away from Jimmie Johnson after a restart with four laps left in Sunday’s Kobalt Tools 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, the reigning Sprint Cup champion took the checkered flag .461 seconds ahead of Johnson. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 30

Stenhouse turns NNS upside down

 Youthful driver earns vindication, confirmation with surprising championship
 
Ricky Stenhouse Jr.NASCAR Nationwide SeriesWhen the 2011 Nationwide Series season began, the talk in the garage was all about the veterans. The assumption was that someone like Elliott Sadler, Reed Sorenson or Jason Leffler would take home the championship trophy. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 13

Canadian Tire 200 at The Glen (+result)

With Seneca Lake in the background, Rolex Series teams begin unloading for Saturday’s Canadian Tire 200

Canadian Tire 200 at The Glen logoGrand-AM-RolexThe GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series presented  by Crown Royal Cask No. 16 hits the home stretch this weekend, beginning a pair of back-to-back two-hour sprints that will play a critical role in determining the 2011 champions. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 31

Ragan comes from nowhere for Brickyard pole (+result)

The roll continued for David Ragan on Saturday at Indianapolis Motor Speedway

David Ragan Texas Samsung Mobile 500 poleBrick Yard 400 logoRagan’s qualifying lap at 182.994 mph (49.182 seconds) was fast enough to win the pole for Sunday’s Brickyard 400, the 20th Sprint Cup race of the season. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 10

Kenseth snaps long drought in easy Texas victory (+result)

After a 76-race absence from Victory Lane

Matt Kenseth podium TexasMatt Kenseth burn TexasMatt Kenseth needed a quick refresher course. “Show me where to park this thing,” Kenseth radioed to crew chief Jimmy Fennig after beating race runner-up Clint Bowyer to the checkered flag by a whopping 8.315 seconds in Saturday night’s Samsung Mobile 500 at Texas Motor Speedway. “It’s been a while.” Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 01

Biffle wins one for Roush, Ford at Pocono (+result)

Sunoco Red Cross 500 results

Biffle raced to victory in an often-delayed Sprint Cup race at Pocono Raceway on Sunday to snap a 64-race winless streak and take the checkered flag for his injured team owner.  Biffle hadn’t won since the first two races in the 2008 Chase for the Cup championship. But with Roush in the Mayo Clinic for injuries sustained in a plane crash in Wisconsin, Biffle found Victory Lane. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 02

”Daytona 500 Experience” welcomes the No. 9 Action Express Racing Porsche

The 2010 Rolex 24 winner

The No. 9 Action Express Racing Porsche Riley that captured the 48th running of the Rolex 24 At Daytona Sunday has found a new temporary home – Daytona 500 Experience. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 24

NASCAR: Motorsports Authentics scrambles to avoid bankruptcy

It’s uncertain exactly how much MA owes the teams

Geoff Smith, president of Roush Fenway Racing: “Until MA has its internal differences sorted out, it’s difficult to predict what is going to happen. The two owners have to be able to agree on a course of action. The whole process is moving slower than we’d like…” Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 18

NASCAR: Many roads end at Homestead

The end of the 2009 season marks the end of a number of NASCAR relationships

The winds of change will be blowing at Homestead-Miami Speedway this week.The season-ending Ford 400 at the 1.5-mile track marks the end of the road for more than a handful of relationships in the Cup garage. Here’s a look of some of the important “lasts” that will take place Sunday. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 22

Kenseth signs extension with Roush Fenway Racing

Roush Fenway Racing has signed Matt Kenseth to a multi-year contract extension

Kenseth, the 2003 Cup Series champion, has been with Roush Fenway since 1998 and has 16 wins in 328 starts. Read the rest of this entry »