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Fender To Fender: An Exclusive Interview With Nationwide Series Rookie Chris Buescher

FORT WORTH, TEXAS - This past week in Mid-Ohio, Chris Buescher joined the likes of Terry and Bobby Labonte as Texas-natives who pulled through the victory lane of a NASCAR National Series race. Earlier this year Buescher sat down with Rubbings Racing for an exclusive interview. This week, Buescher is our Fender to Fender featured interview. Toby Christie: You guys didn’t make the...
Via Sicknissified
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

The Final Lap, Episode 320: Landon Cassill Interview / Bristol Preview

SHOW #320 – Guest: Landon Cassill – We recap all things Michigan, Jeff Gordon is a restart master now, Jimmie broke his shifter, Ryan has word battle with Jimmie, Edwards finally inks with JGR, Toyota is negative 50hp, Stewart out at Bristol, Bubble Drivers, The Chase Grid Video with just the audio part, plus a full Bristol preview. Hosted by Kerry Murphey and Toby Christie ...
Via Sicknissified
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Kenseth, Kahne eye first win as Chase approaches

A big goose egg sits next to Matt Kenseth’s name in the win column a year removed from a season when he posted a career-best seven wins on his way to a runner-up finish in the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup. That’s the bad news. The good news: Kenseth has raced well, posting eight top-five and 14 top-10 finishes in 23 starts this season. Barring disaster, he should qualify...

Kenny Mathews Driving for Kimmel Racing at Madison Int’l Speedway

(Mooresville, NC – August 21, 2014)  A change of plans has been made for rookie driver Kenny Mathews this weekend at Madison Int’l Speedway. Mathews will now enter in the Herr’s Live Life with Flavor 200 with Kimmel Racing in the No. 69 Epilepsy Foundation Ford Fusion. Kimmel Racing has a rich racing history starting with Bill Kimmel Sr. who held over 500 feature wins and...
Via On Pit Road
20 hours ago  |  Discuss

Danica Patrick: can she get on “Bristol” for her Bristol performance

There’s no question that the biggest accomplishments for Danica Patrick in her career have been of a publicity variety. She’s great at appearing “on Bristol,” and by that I mean she’s on ESPN, the World Wide leader in sports media, based in Bristol. But what about Bristol the racetrack? Patrick and her team are now prepare for the Irwin Tools Night Race Saturday evening...
Via The Sports Bank
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

Brad Keselowski wins Truck Series race at Bristol, full results for UNOH 200

Rain forced the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Bristol to be delayed until Thursday morning. It only momentarily delayed Brad Keselowski’s trip to victory lane in the UNOH 200 presented by ZLOOP. Kyle Busch began the 200 lap race on the pole. Busch and fellow Cup Series driver Brad Keselowski would dominate the race at the 0.533-mile track. With Keselowski in front...
Via Tireball.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Samantha Busch takes ALS Ice Bucket Challenge (Video)

Samantha Busch took the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge on Tuesday appearing in front of her swimming pool. Busch picked up a bucket of ice water and dumped it over her head – and to make sure she was wet husband Kyle Busch provided a second bucket pouring it on his wife and sending her into the pool. I accept the #IceBucketChallenge and challenge @BubbaWallace, @Erik_Jones, @TheKBShow...
Via Tireball.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

NSCS: Stewart to Miss Bristol Motor Speedway

KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — Stewart-Hass Racing announced Tuesday that Jeff Burton will once again pilot the No. 14 Chevrolet at the Bristol Motor Speedway this weekend. This will be the third race in-a-row where Tony Stewart has missed a NASCAR Sprint Cup series race since the Sprint Car crash almost three weekend’s ago. It is still unclear when Stewart will get back into his ride. Rumors...
Via Sicknissified
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Carl Edwards to join JGR in 2015

Joe Gibbs Racing announced Tuesday that Carl Edwards will join the organization in 2015 to compete full time in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. From JoeGibbsRacing.com: In addition, ARRIS Group, Inc. will sponsor Edwards in the No. 19 Toyota Camry for 17 races in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series with JGR expanding its operations to include a fourth team. “This is one of the biggest...
Via Sports-Glory
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Carl Edwards to JGR in Car No. 19 with Arris sponsorship

Getty Images The announcement of Carl Edwards joining Joe Gibbs Racing will take place on Tuesday morning. Edwards will join JGR in a fourth car with the No. 19 on it. Arris, a communication technology company, will sponsor Edwards’ Toyota Camry in roughly half of the 36 races next season reports the Charlotte Observer. JGR is also expected to announce the signing of Daniel Suarez...
Via Tireball.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Jeff Burton and Kevin Harvick comment on Stewart-Ward situation and disappointment in media

During a sprint car event last week on Saturday night at Canandaigua (N.Y.) Motorsports Park, Kevin Ward Jr. was spun out by Tony Stewart. He then got out of his car to display his displeasure, when Stewart’s car would make contact with Ward, sending him sliding across the track. Kevin Ward Jr. would be transported to hospital, where he was pronounced dead upon arrival. Since...
Via On Pit Road
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Someone at ESPN really messed up on this tweet

Twitter/Nascar on ESPN Tony Stewart is a 43-year-old NASCAR driver. Kevin Ward, Jr. was a 20-year-old Sprint car driver. One of them is alive. One of them is dead. This all seems pretty straightforward, pretty easy to comprehend but nope, someone at ESPN screwed it up. And they screwed it up bad. They probably don’t have a job anymore. Twitter/Nascar on ESPN I understand screwing...
Via With Leather
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Kevin Harvick: Stewart would never hit anyone ‘on purpose’

NASCAR driver Kevin Harvick said he doesn’t think Tony Stewart would ever intentionally hit another driver. Stewart struck and killed 20-year-old Kevin Ward Jr. during a dirt-track race Saturday night in upstate New York. Harvick, who drives the No. 4 car for Stewart-Haas Racing, said Stewart has the “biggest heart of anybody in that garage.” “Tony Stewart is a great person...
Via Sports-Glory
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Kevin Ward Sr. Comments, Martin Truex Jr., And Loads More News

Kevin Ward Sr. is out with comments on the death of his son.    Kevin Ward Sr said:  “Apparently, Tony Stewart was the only one driving out there who didn’t see him.”  Kevin Harvick crew chief Rodney Childers has been fined $25,000 due to unapproved weights.  Getting a warning was the #98 as they wound up adding or removing fuel in the garage area. The RTA has expanded...
Via The Pit Stop
8 days ago  |  Discuss
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