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Greg Ives named crew chief for Earnhardt Jr. in 2015

Greg Ives named crew chief for Earnhardt Jr. in 2015

July 30, 2014 No Comments

Brian Wiggins, Senior Writer  Hendrick Motorspors has announced that Greg Ives will return to the organization in 2015 as crew chief for Dale Earnhardt Jr. and the No.88 Chevrolet. Ives,34, served as race engineer for Jimmie Johnson from 2006-2010 and was part of the historic run of five-consecutive championships by the No.48 team. Since 2013, […]

NNS: Elliott Sadler Wins Pole at Texas Motor Speedway

November 4, 2011 No Comments

Elliott Sadler was the last driver to qualify Friday, but will be the first to the green flag after winning the pole for Saturday’s Nationwide Series O’Reilly Auto Parts Challenge at Texas Motor Speedway. Sadler turned a fast lap of 186.348 mph, scoring his fifth pole and 23rd top-10 start during the 2011 NASCAR Nationwide […]

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NNS: Kurt Busch Ousted Johnson On Final Restart At Glen

August 13, 2011 No Comments

Kurt Busch gained control of the lead for the final time, from his brother, with just four laps left to win Saturday’s Zippo 200 Nationwide Series race at Watkins Glen International. Busch ran away from nemesis Jimmie Johnson over the last two laps – a green-white-checkered finish – and edged Johnson to score the win. For […]

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NNS: What 2 Watch 4- Iowa

August 6, 2011 No Comments

Information  Date: Saturday, August 6th, 2011 Time: 7:30pm ET Track: Iowa Speedway Laps: 250 ; Miles: 218 Broadcast: TV – ESPN2 ; Radio – MRN/Sirius XM NASCAR Weather Sunday: High-91°F ; Low-76°F 20% Chance of Rain Winds SSE at 7mph Courtesy of Weather.com Preview- Notes -The Nationwide Series makes its second stop this season in […]

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NNS: Keselowski Battles Stenhouse Jr. To Win At Lucas Oil Raceway

July 30, 2011 No Comments

Brad Keselowski flexed his muscles to get past Ricky Stenhouse Jr. with only seven laps remaining and eventually held on to win the Kroger 200 Nationwide Series race Saturday night at Lucas Oil Raceway. Keselowski made the difficult pass with just three laps left in “regulation”. A wreck, involving several drivers in the front of […]

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