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Larson wins first career Cup pole

Larson wins first career Cup pole

August 1, 2014 No Comments

Brian Wiggins, Senior Writer  Kyle Larson’s impressive rookie campaign contented into Pocono Raceway friday afternoon by winning the pole for Sunday’s GoBowling.com 400. The No.42 Target Chevrolet turned a lap averaging 183.438 mph around the flat, two-mile triangle-shaped oval. His lap of record at 49.063 seconds is a new track record for Pocono Raceway in […]

Busch wins New Hampshire pole, new track record

Busch wins New Hampshire pole, new track record

July 11, 2014 No Comments

Brian Wiggins, Senior Writer  For the thirteenth time in 2014, a track record has been broken in qualifying. Kyle Busch set the fast time during Coors Light Pole Qualifying for this weekend’s Camping World RV Sales 301 at New Hampshire (Loudon) Motor Speedway. Turning a lap averaging the flat, one-mile oval at 138.130, Busch won […]

Gilliland wins Coke Zero 400 pole

Gilliland wins Coke Zero 400 pole

July 4, 2014 No Comments

Brian Wiggins, Senior Writer  Front Row Motorsports, despite the name, has never started a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race from the front row. In their history, they have one career win which came last year at Talladega Superspeedway with David Ragan. The super speedways of NASCAR are the great equalizer. The rule of thumb is […]

Keselowski wins Kentucky pole, crushes track record

Keselowski wins Kentucky pole, crushes track record

June 27, 2014 No Comments

Brian Wiggins, Senior Writer  Since NASCAR introduced the new “knockout qualifying” format this season, seemingly no team has figured it out better than Team Penske. Both Brad Keselowski and Joey Logano have been among the best qualifiers in the Cup Series thus far, with Keselowski leading the series in most front-row starts. It was no […]

McMurray wins last-second Sonoma pole

McMurray wins last-second Sonoma pole

June 21, 2014 No Comments

Brian Wiggins, Senior Writer  Jamie McMurray may be one of the most underrated road course drivers in the Sprint Cup Series. Granted the driver of the No.1 Chevrolet for Chip Ganassi Racing has never won at either of the two road course, but each and every time NASCAR visits Sonoma, McMurray is a contender. Saturday […]

Kevin Harvick wins Michigan pole, new track record

Kevin Harvick wins Michigan pole, new track record

June 13, 2014 No Comments

Brian Wiggins, Senior Writer  There may be no hotter driver in 2014 in the Sprint Cup Series than Kevin Harvick. With two wins on the season, Harvick and his No.4 Stewart-Haas Racing team have been fast at each and every racetrack visited thus far. That was the case again this weekend at Michigan International Speedway. […]

Hamlin wins Pocono pole, new track record

Hamlin wins Pocono pole, new track record

June 6, 2014 No Comments

Brian Wiggins, Senior Writer  Ever since his first trip to Pocono Raceway in a Sprint Cup car in 2006, Denny Hamlin has had Pocono figured out. The driver of the No.11 Toyota for Joe Gibbs Racing swept both races at the 2.5-mile, triangle-shaped track in his rookie campaign. His first career win –as well as […]

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 […]

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