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Ricky Stenhouse Jr. has won the pole for Sunday’s NASCAR Nationwide Series STP 300 at Chicagoland Speedway.
With his fast lap of 176.916 mph, Stenhouse Jr. captured his seventh career pole in the Nationwide Series and the third of the 2012 season for the Mississippi driver.
Stenhouse Jr. took over the top spot of the qualifying session with 11 cars remaining. From there, the...
All that stood between Ricky Stenhouse Jr. and victory at Chicagoland Speedway were two caution flags.
Stenhouse’s No. 6 Ford was by far the most dominant car for much of the day, on Sunday. As the laps were winding down, all Stenhouse needed to do was complete his pit stop and hope that the rest of the cars on track stayed on track.
However, they didn’t. As Stenhouses car was...
Elliott Sadler; driver of the #2 Richard Childress Racing One Main Financial Chevrolet took the checkered flag today at the STP 300 Nationwide race at Chicagoland Speedway in Joliet, IL.
Sadler, who had been under the weather the last few days stated that he was at about “60%” today and thanked his doctor for keeping him
With seven laps to go, Sam Hornish Jr. got...
Nationwide Series drivers Elliott Sadler and defending series champion Ricky Stenhouse Jr. both came to Chicago under the weather, each one battling a flu bug as they race for $100,000 in the second race of the Nationwide Insurance Dash 4 Cash.
Sadler spent nearly 36 hours in bed prior to coming to the track on Saturday morning.
"I think I got a stomach virus from my son,"...
Elliott Sadler held off a charge by Ricky Stenhouse Jr. on a green-white-checker finish to win the NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Chicagoland Speedway on Sunday.
Stenhouse appeared to have the stronger car and was chasing down Sadler in the closing laps of the race. But a late caution bunched up the field for NASCAR's version of overtime, Sadler got a push from Justin Allgaier...
Ricky Stenhouse, Jr. won the pole for Sunday’s STP 300 from Chicagoland with a time of 30.523 seconds. Austin Dillon, Sam Hornish, Jr., Kyle Busch, and Parker Kligerman round out the top five starting positions. Other notable qualifying positions include Danica Patrick in 13th, Justin Allgaier in 16th, Brad Sweet in 21st, Mike Wallace in 24th, and Travis Pastrana in 32nd. No drivers failed...
The NASCAR Nationwide cars will see themselves at Indianapolis Motor speedway for the Indy 250 for the first time this weekend. Other years while the Sprint cars raced at the Brickyard, the Nationwide cars raced at nearby Lucas Oil Raceway.
Last year, Brad Keselowski won the last race at Lucas Oil Raceway. The Nationwide Series has now moved to running at Indianapolis Motor Speedway...