Found June 30, 2012 on
Captain Thunder Racing:
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Jimmie Johnson - WINNER
#48 Lowe's Ermine White Chevrolet
· One top five, one top 10
· Average finish of 3.0
· Average Running Position of 5.5, fourth-best
· Driver Rating of 119.8, second-best
· 22 Fastest Laps Run, third-most
· Average Green Flag Speed of 173.162 mph, second-fastest
· 256 Laps in the Top 15 (95.9%), seventh-most
· 65 Quality Passes, third-most
Brad Keselowski (No. 2 Miller Lite Dodge)
· One top 10
· Average finish of 7.0
· Average Running Position of 5.3, third-best
· Driver Rating of 118.6, third-best
· 31 Fastest Laps Run, second-most
· Average Green Flag Speed of 173.050 mph, fourth-fastest
· 259 Laps in the Top 15 (97.0%), fourth-most
BEST OF MAXIM
Brad Keselowski was the only driver at Kentucky Speedway to compete in all three NASCAR races.
By late on a hot Saturday night in the Bluegrass countryside, he was also the only one to pick up a third Sprint Cup win of the season.
Now Keselowski is elbowing his way into the season-ending Chase picture and making more than a couple of other drivers nervous about their own chances...
SPARTA, Ky. – Brad Keselowski, driver of the Penske Racing No. 2 Miller Lite Dodge Charger in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS), picked up his third win of 2012 – and his seventh career victory – in the Quaker State 400 at Kentucky Speedway on Saturday night. The finish puts an exclamation point on a triple-duty weekend that saw the driver finish second in the NASCAR Camping...
Brad Keselowski raced to his third win of the year, grabbing the lead with 55 laps remaining and holding off all challengers Saturday night in the NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Kentucky Speedway.
The 28-year-old picked up his seventh win in his five years on the circuit. He won earlier this year at Bristol and Talladega.
Kasey Kahne rode a late surge to second place, 4.399 seconds...
SPARTA, Ky. — Three’s the charm — particularly if you’re Bad Brad Keselowski.
Building a big lead during the final green-flag run and saving enough fuel to get to the end of the race, Keselowski won Saturday night’s Quaker State 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup race in a backup car.
Keselowski, who wrecked his primary car after tangling with Juan Pablo Montoya on the first lap of...
SPARTA, Ky. – Brad Keselowski, driver of the No. 22 Discount Tire Dodge Challenger in the NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS), finished seventh in the Feed The Children 300 at Kentucky Speedway on Friday night. Keselowski overcame a penalty on pit road during the first pit stop of the night to record his eighth top-10 finish of the 2012 season.
Keselowski began the 200-lap race from...
Brad Keselowski played the fuel mileage game to perfection...
Penske Racing drivers Brad Keselowski and AJ Allmendinger turned in respectful qualifying efforts for Saturday night’s Quaker State 400 from the Kentucky Speedway. Despite Mother Nature disrupting qualifying, Keselowski put down a lap good for 8th place, and Allmendinger put his Dodge in the 16th place spot. Below is a breakdown of their efforts Friday evening.
James Buescher held the lead for most of the way in temperatures approaching 100 degrees, fending off challengers to win the NASCAR Truck Series race at Kentucky Speedway.
Buescher, who started the night fourth in the series driver standings, took the lead for the first time just 27 laps into the 150-circuit race and dominated the rest of the way.
It was his second career Truck...
SPARTA, Ky. — Streaking away from Ty Dillon and Brad Keselowski after a restart with 36 laps left, James Buescher recorded his second NASCAR Camping World Truck Series victory in Thursday night’s UNOH 225 at Kentucky Speedway.
Keselowski passed Dillon with two laps left to run second, 3.805 seconds behind Buescher. Dillon came home third, followed by pole-sitter Matt Crafton...
When the final caution came out on Lap 209 of Saturday night's Sprint Cup race at Kentucky Speedway, it looked like the ensuing race off pit road between Jimmie Johnson, Dale Earnhardt Jr., Brad Keselowski, and Denny Hamlin would settle the outcome of the 267-lap event. On Lap 211, Johnson, Junior, Jeff Gordon, Martin Truex Jr. and many of the other leaders hit pit road for the...