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Carl Edwards visited Richmond International Raceway as the reigning champ at the three-quarter mile track after his win in September of 2013. The No. 99 Ford Always Racing Fusion started from the 16thspot and the combination of speed and impressive work on pit road put the Roush Fenway driver inside the top 10 about a quarter of the way through the 400 lap race.
After continuing issues with the right front tire required an early pit at lap 292, Edwards was set back two laps down in the 26th spot. The team fought back, and a late race call to stay out under caution put Edwards in position to rally for the top-10 finish; ending the day in ninth.
The cancellation of Sprint Cup qualifying on Friday due to rain, meant that Edwards would start Saturday’s race based on his speed in the first practice, which put him in 16th. By lap 60 of the race the NASCAR Champion had driven up the field and into the 10th-position. A strong pit stop under yellow at lap 101 allowed him to jump up even furt...
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After what has been seen as a struggle the past few years at Roush Fenway Racing, Carl Edwards is as confident as ever that they are back on track. This season Edwards already has a win under his belt and is coming to a track in Richmond where he’s had[...]
Ford Racing drivers are wired to win and that love of racing is illustrated in a new promotion and fan sweepstakes called Ford Always Racing, launching today around the NASCAR race weekend at Richmond International Raceway.
In conjunction with the fan sweepstakes launch, the No. 99 Ford Fusion of Carl Edwards will feature a #FordAlwaysRacing paint scheme and fire suit. Edwards...
NASCAR’s new knockout qualifying format has been an unqualified hit with spectators this season, but time trails next weekend at Talladega—the first thus far in the draft at a restrictor-plate race track—promises to amplify the excitement of the new system. Carl Edwards has experience drafting for position at the 2.66-mile superspeedway. Anticipating rain during scheduled qualifying...