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Hamlin and crew penalized following Indy

Hamlin and crew penalized following Indy

July 29, 2014 No Comments

Brian Wiggins, Senior Writer  Following a third-place finish in Sunday’s Crown Royal presents the John Wayne Waulding 400 at the Brickyard, Denny Hamlin and his No.11 crew have been penalized after failing post-race inspection. The infraction is P5 level penalty, which is outlined in Section 12-4.5 A (9) of the 2014 NASCAR rule book: Approved parts that […]

Bowyer, 5 Hour Energy staying with MWR

Bowyer, 5 Hour Energy staying with MWR

May 5, 2014 No Comments

By: Brian Wiggins, Senior Writer  Clint Bowyer isn’t leaving Michael Waltrip Racing (MWR) anytime soon. It was announced Monday that the driver of the No.15 5 Hour Energy Toyota had signed a multi-year contract to stay on as a driver with the organization. “This is big news for all of us,” Bowyer said in a […]

Earnhardt Jr.’s decision was the only choice

October 11, 2012 No Comments

The NASCAR world was faced with stunning news early Thursday morning involving the sport’s most popular driver, Dale Earnhardt Jr. During the last-lap crash in Sunday’s Sprint Cup race at Talladega Superspeedway, Earnhardt Jr. suffered a concussion after his No.88 Chevrolet sustained a hit registering at 20-G’s. But that wasn’t the first time in 2012 that Earnhardt Jr. […]

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Dale Earnhardt Jr. to sit out next two races

October 11, 2012 No Comments

CONCORD, N.C. – Dale Earnhardt Jr. will not compete in the upcoming NASCAR  Sprint Cup Series events at Charlotte Motor Speedway and Kansas Speedway after being diagnosed with a concussion following the Oct. 7 race at Talladega, Ala. Earnhardt, driver of the No. 88 Chevrolets for Hendrick Motorsports, was diagnosed Wednesday afternoon in Charlotte. Regan Smith will […]

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*UPDATE* – Rick Hendrick, Wife Released From Hospital

November 1, 2011 No Comments

On Monday evening, a Gulfstream 150 aircraft operated by Hendrick Motorsports, experienced braking issues upon landing at the Key West International Airport, in Key West, FL. Rick Hendrick, his wife, Linda Hendrick, and two Hendrick Motorsports pilots were released from Lower Keys medical Center early Tuesday morning. Rick Hendrick, Hendrick Motorsports owner, was diagnosed with a broken […]

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Rick Hendrick and Wife Linda Involved In Plane Crash, No Serious Injuries

October 31, 2011 No Comments

On Monday evening, a Gulfstream 150 aircraft operated by Hendrick Motorsports, experienced braking issues upon landing at the Key West International Airport, in Key West, FL. There were no serious injuries reported among the four passengers aboard. The four passengers were made up of two pilots, Hendrick Motorsports owner Rick Hendrick and his wife, Linda […]

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