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McMurray wins last-second Sonoma pole

McMurray wins last-second Sonoma pole

June 21, 2014 No Comments

Brian Wiggins, Senior Writer  Jamie McMurray may be one of the most underrated road course drivers in the Sprint Cup Series. Granted the driver of the No.1 Chevrolet for Chip Ganassi Racing has never won at either of the two road course, but each and every time NASCAR visits Sonoma, McMurray is a contender. Saturday […]

Fantasy Preview: Toyota SaveMart 350

Fantasy Preview: Toyota SaveMart 350

June 18, 2014 No Comments

Brian Wiggins, Senior Writer  For the first time in 2014, the stars of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series will turn both left and right as the sixteenth stop on the tour takes to the Sonoma Raceway in California. Over recent years, road course racing has changed drastically in the sport of NASCAR. No longer are […]

McMurray wins thrilling Sprint All-Star Race

McMurray wins thrilling Sprint All-Star Race

May 17, 2014 No Comments

Senior Writer, Brian Wiggins  If you were to go through a list of favorites before Saturday night’s Sprint All-Star Race, Jamie McMurray most likely would not have been on that list. McMurray is no stranger to success at Charlotte Motor Speedway. He won his first Sprint Cup race in October,2002 substituting for the injured Sterling […]

Bowyer, Allmendinger transfer in Sprint Showdown

Bowyer, Allmendinger transfer in Sprint Showdown

May 16, 2014 No Comments

By: Mark Schafer There were four  different lead changes in the NASCAR Sprint Showdown race, the race that qualifies the top two finishers into the NASCAR Sprint Cup All-Star race. Although he started from the pole, Austin Dillon didn’t lead his first laps until the second segment. Shortly after the green flag fell, it was A.J. […]

NSCS: Biffle wins pole at Charlotte, new track record

October 11, 2012 No Comments

It was a fast night at Charlotte Motor Speedway and Greg Biffle was the fastest of them all on Thursday night. Setting a lap averaging 193.708 mph around the 1.5-mile Charlotte Motor Speedway, Biffle set the benchmark lap that the rest of the field would be chasing in the qualifying session. As more and more […]

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NSCS: Penske Racing has a chance to make motor sports history

May 27, 2012 No Comments

If you were to ask a person on a street corner to name an iconic North American motor sports figure, more than likely they would say the name, “Roger Penske.” And why not? Seemingly everything the man has touched in motor sports has turned to gold. He’s the racing world’s Midas. From  Indianapolis Motor Speedway […]

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NSCS: Jeff Gordon grabs 71st career pole, second-straight at Talladega

May 5, 2012 No Comments

For the 71st time in his career, Jeff Gordon will start a race from the pole position after he won the pole for Sunday’s Aaron’s 499 at Talladega Superspeedway. Gordon, who was the 40th of 44 cars to take time in the session, grabbed the pole away from A.J. Allmendinger to take his first pole […]

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NSCS: Atlanta Power Rankings

September 7, 2011 No Comments

This week’s list: 1. BRAD KESELOWSKI—Keselowski finally had a ‘dose’ of reality Tuesday, as he finished outside the top-five for the first time in five races (finished P6). Previous rank: 1. 2. JEFF GORDON — There was no question that Gordon was the driver to beat, as he went on to win his 85th career NSCS […]

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