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NNS: Logano dominates, yet steals a win at Dover

June 2, 2012 No Comments

With ten laps to go, the 5-Hour Energy 200 was Ryan Truex’s race to lose with nearly a two second lead over second place Joey Logano. As the laps wound down, Truex began to catch lapped traffic while battling handling issues with his Toyota. With only one group of lapped cars to catch, Truex would […]

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NNS: Talladega qualifying washed out, field set by points

May 3, 2012 No Comments

After rain soaked the Talledega Superspeedway for much of the day on Thursday, NASCAR opted to cancel Friday’s Nationwide Series qualifying for the Aaron’s 312. Because of the rain, the field for Saturday’s race will bet set by owner points, per the NASCAR rule book. That places series points leader, Elliott Sadler, on the pole […]

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NNS: Harvick tops qualifying for Richmond

April 27, 2012 No Comments

  For the second consecutive week, the No.33 Richard Childress Racing Chevrolet is on the pole in the Nationwide Series. Two weeks ago at Texas, it was Paul Menard. Tonight, it’s Kevin Harvick for tonight’s Virginia 529 College Savings 250 at Richmond International Raceway. Harvick, who won the pole with a lap of 124.625 mph […]

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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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NNS: Busch Brothers Team Up For 2012 Nationwide Season

January 19, 2012 No Comments

Kyle Busch Motorsports announced today that they have signed a multi-year partnership with Monster Energy Company to be the primary sponsor of the team’s new No. 54 Toyota Camry in the NASCAR Nationwide Series. The driving duties will be split by Kyle Busch, owner of KBM, and his brother Kurt, the 2004 NASCAR Sprint Cup […]

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NNS: Rusty Wallace Racing Closes Doors for 2012 Season

January 6, 2012 No Comments

In these tough economic times, race teams seem to be hit harder than ever. That’s the case for Rusty Wallace Racing who announced on Friday that they will take a “temporary hiatus” from competing in the NASCAR Nationwide Series. RWR had fielded a two-car operation over the past several seasons with numerous drivers behind the wheel. While RWR had funding […]

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NNS: Cole Whitt Named Driver of JR Motorsports No. 88 in 2012

January 4, 2012 No Comments

MOORESVILLE, N.C. (January 4, 2012) – JR Motorsports’ flagship team will compete for a NASCAR Nationwide Series championship with one of the sport’s up-and-coming stars, as Cole Whitt has been tabbed to drive the company’s flagship No. 88 Chevrolet in 2012, team owner Dale Earnhardt Jr. announced today. Whitt, a 20-year-old native of Alpine, Calif., will also […]

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