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Almirola wins rain-challenged Coke Zero 400

Almirola wins rain-challenged Coke Zero 400

July 6, 2014 No Comments

Brian Wiggins, Senior Writer  On this weekend thirty-years ago, Richard Petty won his two-hundreth and final Cup Series race at Daytona International Speedway in the Firecracker 400. Since that day, the famous No.43′s trips to victory lane have been rare. The last time that famous number was first to the checkered flag was back in […]

Harvick wins Kentucky Nationwide race

Harvick wins Kentucky Nationwide race

June 27, 2014 No Comments

Brian Wiggins, Senior Writer  Kevin Harvick referred to Kentucky Speedway as a “frustrating place to race” in his post-race interview after Friday night’s Nationwide race. Maybe that’s because he hasn’t won at the track since the inaugural Nationwide race at the track in June,2001 or maybe it was because of the long night he had […]

Edwards scores first road course win at Sonoma

Edwards scores first road course win at Sonoma

June 22, 2014 No Comments

Brian Wiggins, Senior Writer  When Carl Edwards’ name has been mentioned lately, it’s mostly been regarding where he’s going to drive in 2015. With numerous rumors surrounding his potential departure from Roush Fenway Racing, Edwards has been one of the most talked about drivers in the sport. However, he wasn’t talked about as a threat […]

Earnhardt Jr steals Pocono win

Earnhardt Jr steals Pocono win

June 8, 2014 No Comments

Brian Wiggins, Senior Writer  Dale Earnhardt Jr. didn’t have the best car at Pocono Raceway on Sunday. He didn’t start on the pole, he didn’t lead the most laps, either. But, when the pay window opened, Eanhardt Jr. was the one to capitalize. After starting on the pole, Brad Keselowski dominated the afternoon in the […]

Kyle Busch dominates Charlotte truck race

Kyle Busch dominates Charlotte truck race

May 16, 2014 No Comments

Brian Wiggins, Senior Writer  Any time Kyle Busch straps into a Camping World truck, he’s a threat to win. And when he races a truck at Charlotte Motor Speedway, he’s virtually unbeatable. Prior to Friday night’s North Carolina Education Lottery 200, Busch had won in five of his eight previous starts at Charlotte Motor Speedway […]

Gordon holds on for Kansas win

Gordon holds on for Kansas win

May 10, 2014 No Comments

Brian Wiggins, Senior Writer  Jeff Gordon has been in position to win on multiple occasions thus far in 2014. At Auto Club Speedway, Gordon had arguably the best car in the field, but tires were his downfall. At Texas Motor Speedway, Gordon was in the lead coming to the white flag, but lost to eventual […]

Harvick wins Kansas pole

Harvick wins Kansas pole

May 9, 2014 No Comments

  Brian Wiggins, Senior Writer Kevin Harvick hasn’t been known as a great qualifier throughout his 14-year tenure in the Sprint Cup Series. That was until he joined Stewart Haas Racing (SHR )in 2014. The driver of the No.4 Chevrolet for SHR won the pole for Saturday night’s 5 Hour Energy 400 at Kansas Speedway […]

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 […]

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