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NNS: Logano continues Gibbs Racing winning streak at Auto Club Speedway

March 24, 2012 No Comments

The last time any team, besides Joe Gibbs Racing won a Nationwide series race at Auto Club Speedway was five years ago, Saturday that streak continued. Joey Logano won the Royal Purple 300 from Auto Club Speedway. He held off hard charges from Keselowski and a late race caution to capture his tenth career victory […]

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NNS: Logano takes top spot in qualifying for second straight week

March 24, 2012 No Comments

As many things change in the NASCAR Nationwide Series, some things just continue to stay the same. Even though Kyle Busch is not behind the wheel of Joe Gibbs’ No.18 in NNS competition at Auto Club Speedway, that doesn’t mean the car isn’t strong. A track in which Busch has scored five victories piloting that […]

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NSCS: Denny Hamlin claims top spot in California qualifying

March 23, 2012 No Comments

For the fifth time in as many races, the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series has another pole winner in the 2012 season. This time, it’s Denny Hamlin taking the top spot for Sunday’s Auto Club 400 at the Auto Club Speedway. Hamlin was able to claim the pole after his lap of 186.403 mph bumped his […]

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NCWTS: John Wes Townley to return at Martinsville

March 23, 2012 No Comments

After missing the season opening race at Daytona last month, John Wes Townley will return to the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series next weekend at Martinsville Speedway for RAB Racing. Townley, who was suspended for the season opening race after being charged with at DUI when he crashed his automobile into a telephone pole in […]

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NSCS: Auto Club 400 Preview- Auto Club Speedway

March 23, 2012 No Comments

Information:  Date: Sunday, March 25, 2012 Time: 3 p.m. ET Location: Auto Club Speedway of Southern California Distance: 200 laps/ 400 miles Radio: MRN (Motor Racing Network)/ Sirius XM Channel 90 Weather:  High: 68°F  - Low: 49° Start Time Temperature: 64°F End of Race Temperature: 58°F Chance of Rain: 50% Winds: From the South at 16 […]

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NNS: Royal Purple 300 preview

March 22, 2012 No Comments

Information: Date: Saturday March 24, 2012 Time: 5:30 p.m. ET Location: Auto Club Speedway, Fontana Calif. Distance: 150 laps/ 300 miles Broadcast: TV – ESPN starting at 5 p.m. ET Radio – MRN and Sirius XM Ch. 90 Analysis: Kyle Busch is still searching for his first taste of success in the NASCAR Nationwide Series […]

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*UPDATED* NSCS: Penalties and suspensions wiped out for No.48 team

March 20, 2012 No Comments

The National Stock Car Racing Commission Chief Appellate Officer, John Middlebrook, has overturned all penalties and suspensions handed down the the No.48 team of Jimmie Johnson. Crew chief, Chad Knaus, and car chief, Ron Malec, have had their six-race suspensions overturned to probation until May 19. Although Knaus and Malec will be at Auto Club […]

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NSCS: Keselowski holds on to win two-straight at Bristol

NSCS: Keselowski holds on to win two-straight at Bristol

March 18, 2012 No Comments

In what may have been one of the strangest races in recent history at Bristol Motor Speedway, which featured minimal cautions and long green-flag runs, a familiar sight continued to take place on the half-mile oval as Brad Keselowski went on to claim the victory in Sunday’s Food City 500. Leading 232 of the 500 […]