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Kurt Busch Earns First Career Road Course Win in a Temper Filled Race

June 26, 2011 1 Comment

Kurt Busch earned his first win of the 2011 season on Sunday in a wreck filled, 110 lap race at the winding track in Sonoma, California. Busch started in the 11th position and wasted no time pushing his Dodge Charger to the front, taking the lead on lap 13, immediately silencing anyone questioning his chances […]

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Pocono Raceway: Jeff Gordon Shifts His Way to Second Victory in 2011

June 12, 2011 No Comments

Jeff Gordon earned his 84th career victory on Sunday, tying him for third all-time with Bobby Allison and Darrell Waltrip. Gordon led 39 laps on Sunday to win the 5-Hour Energy 500 at Pocono Raceway, tying him with Bill Elliott for the most wins (five) at the 2.5 mile “Tricky Triangle.” The victory is the […]

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Pocono Raceway: Kurt Busch Captures Second Straight Pole; Third Straight for Penske Racing

June 11, 2011 No Comments

Kurt Busch was able to capture his second straight pole on Saturday despite having to go to a backup car after a wreck in final practice. Busch lost control and slammed the outside wall, forcing his team to make a quick switch before Saturday’s qualifying. Busch’s late qualifying run in the new qualifying format benefited […]

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Brad Keselowski Stretches Fuel to Earn Second Career Sprint Cup Victory

June 5, 2011 No Comments

Brad Keselowski took a risk on Sunday, stretching his fuel tank for the final 57 laps to win the STP 400 at Kansas Speedway. The win comes one week after Keselowski won the pole for the Coca-Cola 600 and just one day after his teammate, Kurt Busch, won the pole for Sunday’s race. Pole-sitter, Ku. […]

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Kurt Busch Tops Qualifying for the STP 400 at Kansas Speedway/Full Starting Lineup

June 4, 2011 No Comments

Kurt Busch was only the fifth car to qualify on Saturday, but his lap of 174.752 mph was good enough to earn him his first pole of the 2011 season. Busch’s 13th career pole comes almost one year after his 12th, where he topped the charts at Michigan International Speedway on June 13th, 2010. The […]

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Brad Keselowski Wins Pole for Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway

May 26, 2011 No Comments

Brad Keselowski won the pole for Sunday’s Coca-Cola 600 with a lap of 192.089 mph, earning him his second pole of his Sprint Cup career. Keselowski will start the 600 mile race sitting 24th in the points, with only one top 10 finish in the 2011 season (3rd at Darlington Raceway). “Every week we just […]

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Ricky Stenhouse Jr. Captures First Career Nationwide Victory, Becomes First Nationwide Regular to Win Since March 2010

May 22, 2011 No Comments

Ricky Stenhouse Jr. won the standalone race at Iowa Speedway on Sunday, earning his first career Nationwide victory. The victory was sweet revenge from last year’s race, where he crashed in practice, qualifying and the race itself. “Iowa definitely wasn’t my favorite place, but it is now,” said Stenhouse. “We crashed, I think, three cars […]

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Darlington Raceway: Regan Smith Captures His First Career Sprint Cup Victory While “Boys Have At It”- Round Two

May 7, 2011 No Comments

Regan Smith shocked the NASCAR world on Saturday night at Darlington, earning his first career Sprint Cup series win. Smith opted to stay out while the leaders took two tires and was able to make it through two restarts, including a Green-White-Checkered finish. Smith was able to hold off Carl Edwards after taking the white […]

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