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NSCS: AAA Texas 500 Preview – Texas Motor Speedway

November 2, 2011 No Comments

Information: Date: Sunday – November 6th, 2011 Time: 3 PM ET Location: Texas Motor Speedway Distance: 334 Laps/501 Miles Broadcast: TV – ESPN Radio – PRN (Performance Racing Network)/Sirius XM Ch. 90 Weather: High: 73°F – Low: 59°F Start Time: 73°F End of Race: 69° Chance of Rain: 40% Wind: From S at 14 mph […]

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NASCAR Penalizes Three Sprint Cup Teams for Unapproved Windshields at Talladega

October 25, 2011 No Comments

NASCAR issued severe penalties to three Sprint Cup teams Tuesday as a result of unapproved modifications to windshields which were confiscated Friday at Talladega Superspeedway. Michael Waltrip Racing’s No. 00 and No. 56 along with JTG Daugherty Racing’s No. 47 were the teams which inherited the penalties. As a result of the infraction, crew chiefs […]

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Clint Bowyer Signs a Three Year Deal With Michael Waltrip Racing, Will Drive the No. 15 With 5 Hour Energy as Primary Sponsor

October 7, 2011 No Comments

Michael Waltrip Racing announced the signing of 32 year old Clint Bowyer, ending months of speculation over where the highly valued free-agent would end up. Bowyer will drive the No. 15 with 5 Hour Energy as the primary sponsor for the next three Sprint Cup seasons, joining Martin Truex Jr. and David Reutimann to make […]

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Richmond International Raceway Sprint Cup Starting Lineup: David Reutimann Top Qualifier for Saturday Night’s Wonderful Pistachios 400

September 9, 2011 No Comments

David Reutimann certainly hasn’t been the talk of the garage lately, being that he sits 28th in points – locked outside of the Chase, but that didn’t stop him from stealing the storylines Friday afternoon. Reutimann snagged his first pole since Dover of 2009 with a lap of 21.196 seconds, 127.383 mph. The pole is […]

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Watkins Glen International Race Results: Marcos Ambrose Prevails Through Weather and Drama to Win at the Glen

August 15, 2011 No Comments

After several setbacks and heartbreaking incidents, Marcos Ambrose earned his first career victory in Monday’s delayed race at Watkins Glen International. Ambrose, the Australian who won back-to-back V8 Supercar championships in 2003 and 2004, passed Brad Keselowski and Kyle Busch on the final restart to win his first race in 105 Sprint Cup starts. “I’ve […]

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Video: Last Lap Wreck at Watkins Glen Internataional Involving Boris Said, David Ragan and David Reutimann

August 15, 2011 2 Comments

Monday’s rain delayed race at Watkins Glen was filled with hard racing, several different pit strategies and unreal wrecks. Kurt Busch and Denny Hamlin both saw their cars destroyed after brake/tire failures, sending them directly into the tire barriers and putting an end to their days. A cut tire for Paul Menard with four to […]

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New Hampshire Motor Speedway Starting Lineup: Ryan Newman Tops Sprint Cup Qualifying, Stewart-Haas Racing Sweeps Front Row

July 16, 2011 No Comments

Stewart-Haas Racing will bring the field to green on Sunday after sweeping the front row for the first time in team history. Ryan Newman earned his first pole of the season, fifth at New Hampshire and 47th of his career after turning a lap of 135.232 mph (28.165 seconds). The previous track record (133.572 mph) […]

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