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NCWTS: Tim George Jr. takes first career pole at Kansas

April 21, 2012 No Comments

For the second-straight week, the NASCAR Camping World Trucks Series field will be led to the green flag by a rookie driver. This week, it’s Tim George Jr. taking that honor as he won his first career NASCAR pole for today’s SFP 250 at the Kansas Speedway. Being the third-to-last truck to take time Saturday […]

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NSCS: Edwards not concerned with early season struggles

April 20, 2012 No Comments

It’s no secret that Carl Edwards’ 2012 season hasn’t started ideally for him.  With no wins and four top-10 finishes through the first seven races of the season, the question has been raised as to what happened to the No.99 team. Last year at this time, Edwards was the points leader and already had one victory to […]

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NSCS: 5-Hour Energy and Waltrip extend sponsorship

April 20, 2012 No Comments

The last time NASCAR was at the Kansas Speedway, Michael Waltrip Racing and 5-Hour Energy made the announcement they would team-up for for a 25-race package to sponsor the No.15 of Clint Bowyer for the upcoming season. Friday at Kansas Speedway, MWR and 5-Hour Energy extended their partnership for the remainder of the  2012 season. “5-hour […]

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NSCS: STP 400 from Kansas preview

April 19, 2012 No Comments

Information: Date: Sunday, April 22, 2012 Location: Kansas Speedway Time: 1 p.m. EST Distance: 267 laps/ 400.5 miles Broadcast: TV— Fox with broadcast starting at 12:30 p.m. EST Radio—MRN Analysis: The two races at Kansas Speedway in 2011 were about as different as the two winners that won them. Brad Keselowski won the first race, […]

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NCWTS: SFP 250 Preview- Kansas Speedway

April 19, 2012 No Comments

Information:  Date: Saturday, April 21, 2012 Location: Kansas Speedway Time: 2 p.m. ET Distance: 167 laps/ 250 miles Broadcast: TV-SPEED  Radio-Motor Racing Network (MRN) Notes and Analysis:  -The SFP 250 marks the fourth of 22 races on the 2012 schedule for the Camping World Truck Series. In the first three races, three different drivers have […]

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NCWTS: From last to first, Kahne wins at “The Rock”

April 15, 2012 No Comments

Eight years of absence, and the magic that NASCAR left Rockingham with still remains in the famous sand hills of North Carolina. After starting the race from the back of the 36-truck field, Kasey Kahne took the win in the inaugural Good Sam Roadside Assistance 200 at Rockingham Speedway. Leading 46 laps on the day, Kahne was able to […]

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NSCS: Biffle wins record breaking Samsung Mobile 500 at Texas

April 15, 2012 No Comments

It was 49 races ago that current points leader last visited victory lane, that was in Kansas in 2010. After Saturday night though, Greg Biffle can call himself a winner again. Biffle had started off the season with three third place finishes to grab the points lead, but he hadn’t claimed victory yet. The next […]

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NCWTS: Nelson Piquet Jr. holds on for Rockingham pole

April 14, 2012 No Comments

For the first time his NASCAR career, Nelson Piquet Jr. will start a race from the pole after he took the top spot in Saturday’s qualifying for the Good Sam Roadside Assistance 200 at Rockingham Speedway. With a lap of  144.387 mph, Piquet held off the final 14 trucks behind him to put his Turner Motorsports […]

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