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Stenhouse Jr. Finishes 40th at Martinsville

After a spin on lap 206 suddenly sent the Fastenal Ford to the garage, the Fastenal blue team worked feverishly to repair the mangled machine. Ricky Stenhouse Jr. was able to pick up two additional positions after returning to the track to take the checkered flag in the 40th place during Sunday’s race at Martinsville Speedway. “That’s definitely not the finish we wanted for...

RCR Post Race Report - Martinsville 500

Race Highlights: Richard Childress Racing teammates Paul Menard, Ryan Newman and Austin Dillon finished 23rd, 27th and 41st, respectively, in the Martinsville 500 at Martinsville Speedway. Newman ranks sixth in the Sprint Cup Series championship point standings, trailing current leader Kevin Harvick by 83 points, while Paul Menard ranks seventh and Austin Dillon ranks 23rd. Denny...

NSCS: Denny Hamlin Holds Off Brad Keselowski for Martinsville Sprint Cup Win

Courtesy of NASCAR Wire Service MARTINSVILLE, Va. — With Brad Keselowski beating a tattoo into his rear bumper, and with his No. 11 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota sliding sideways as it approached the checkered flag, Denny Hamlin held on to his car and held off Keselowski to win Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series STP 500 at Martinsville Speedway. In winning his first race of the season...
Via Rubbings Racing
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

David Ragan does his part in a special day for Joe Gibbs Racing

For the first time since 2013, the No. 18 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota finished in the top five at Martinsville Speedway. This time, though, it was David Ragan piloting the car while filling in for the injured Kyle Busch, who is out indefinitely. Part of an impressive run for JGR -- which also saw Denny Hamlin earn the win and Matt Kenseth finish fourth -- Ragan had a solid day all around...
Via Fox Sports
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Denny Hamlin ends Toyota’s 32-race winless streak

  Denny Hamlin passed teammate Matt Kenseth for the lead with 28 laps to go Sunday and ended Toyota’s 32-race winless streak in the NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Martinsville Speedway. The driver of the Joe Gibbs Racing No. 11 held off a late charge by Brad Keselowski in Sunday’s STP 500  for his 25th career race. Joey Logano, Matt Kenseth and David Ragan rounded...
Via Sports-Glory
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Denny Hamlin wins STP 500, full NASCAR results from Martinsville

Denny Hamlin won Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race from Martinsville Speedway. The driver of the No. 11 Fed Ex Toyota finished ahead of Brad Keselowski to go to victory lane in the STP 500. Joey Logano began the race on the pole and led much of the early portion of the race but a spin at the mid-way point forced him to work his way back up the field. Last year’s winner...
Via Tireball.com
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Todd Gilliland Earns First Late Model Stock Car Win

Todd Gilliland earned his first Late Model Stock Car victory with a dramatic come-from-behind effort at Southern National Motorsports Park Saturday night. Veteran Deac McCaskill dominated most of the 150-lap race, but Gilliland made a late pass to lead the final two laps for a victory in the inaugural race for the Championship Auto Racing Series (CARS) Late Model Stock Tour.   The...

NCWTS: Kroger 200 Halfway Report – Logano Dominates Early, But Crafton Leads Halfway Lap

Joey Logano led 106 of the first 111 laps, but has since lost the lead as Matt Crafton would take the lead just before the halfway mark. Crafton started the race 13th and carefully worked his way up through the field. Crafton won this event back in the spring. Logano, meanwhile, is searching for his first truck victory. He commented on the radio that as they went along in the run...
Via Rubbings Racing
1 day ago  |  Discuss

NCWTS: Joey Logano Scores Kroger 250 Pole at Martinsville Speedway

At the end of Camping World Truck Series qualifying for the Kroger 250 at Martinsville Speedway, it’d be Joey Logano topping the charts with a lap of 19.504 seconds. The lap of Logano sets a brand new track record and marks his first career pole in the Camping World Truck Series. After setting the quick time, though, Logano would go for a spin after catching the curb slightly off...
Via Rubbings Racing
1 day ago  |  Discuss

OPR Staff and Fan Fantasy Pick ‘Em Picks for Martinsville Speedway

After running a bunch of wide tracks to start the year, it’s time for the drivers to tackle the tight confines of the Martinsville Speedway this weekend.   PICKS FOR THE NASCAR CAMPING WORLD TRUCK SERIES Ronald Costigan picked Cole Custer and Joey Logano. Custer is making his first of 10 starts this season and led Friday’s practice. Logano has ran multiple truck races, but never...
Via On Pit Road
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Dale Earnhardt Jr. explains his method for dealing with angry drivers

Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports While some drivers resort to shoving and even throwing punches during post-race confrontations, NASCAR’s most popular driver deals with angry drivers by taking them to dinner. Dale Earnhardt Jr. spoke with Jeff Gluck of USA Today Sports in a wide-ranging interview recently and was asked what he does to deal with an angry driver. Q: What’s your...
Via Sports-Glory
3 days ago  |  Discuss

NASCAR: Kevin Harvick Looking to Keep Dominant Streak Going Through the Track that Last Bit Him

The last time the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series was at the Martinsville Speedway, Kevin Harvick was left down and out. The California native had a rough day where he finished a disappointing 33rd place. Since,...
Via Race Review Online
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Is rising Richard Childress Racing ready to challenge three big dogs?

Flying largely under the radar, Richard Childress Racing is slowly narrowing the gap on Stewart-Haas Racing, Hendrick Motorsports and Team Penske -- the undisputed top three organizations of the young NASCAR Sprint Cup season. While SHR (two wins), Hendrick (one win) and Penske (two wins) have collectively swept the first five races of 2015, the respective groups shouldn't get too...
Via Fox Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

NSCS: Almirola Hopes to Continue His Career-Best Start to Season with Good Finish at Martinsville

Will Run Historic No. 43 STP Ford at Storied Petty Track kamagra zsel rendels Sitting 10th in points, Aric Almirola is off to his best career-start after five races. As the No. 43 team enters a track filled with Petty history, they will bring the historic STP paint scheme and hope to continue the success that Richard Petty tallied at Martinsville (Va.) Speedway. Petty...
Via On Pit Road
5 days ago  |  Discuss

NASCAR: Takeaways from the Auto Club 400

The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series closed out its West Coast Swing on Sunday at the Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, Calif. with the running of the Auto Club 400.  Four races through the 2015 season, Kevin Harvick rolled in to the two-mile oval on a two-race winning streak, and used the momentum to qualify on the outside of the front row, just behind Stewart-Haas Racing teammate Kurt Busch...
Via isportsweb.com
6 days ago  |  Discuss

NSCS: Brian Vickers Out Atleast Three Months Due to Blood Clots

Addressing the media on Sunday morning at Auto Club Speedway, Brian Vickers announced that he will be out for at least three months due to a re-occurrence of blood clots. “Needless to say, it’s pretty frustrating, but I’ve been here before,” he commented, having experienced them twice before. “That’s life and you just have to keep fighting and not give up. Just keep pushing...
Via On Pit Road
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Watch: Brad Keselowski passes Kurt Busch on final lap to win at Fontana

  Brad Keselowski somehow went from 18th place to victory lane after yellow flags started flying. A caution for debris allowed Keselowski to move up to sixth.  On a second flag, he took four new tires while Harvick and Busch got only two. Keselowski passed Kurt Busch on the final lap of a second attempt at a green-white-checkered finish to win at Auto Club Speedway. “At...
Via Sports-Glory
7 days ago  |  Discuss

NASCAR: Broken Axle On Final Stop Ruins Good Finish for Matt Kenseth

Fontana, Calif- Matt Kenseth looked like he was primed to end a long winless drought in today’s Auto Club 400 as he had a commanding lead at the two-mile Auto Club Speedway in the...
Via Race Review Online
7 days ago  |  Discuss

NASCAR: Greg Biffle Lets Frustration Out Against Roush

Fontana, Calif- Frustration is growing in the Roush/Fenway Racing camp and the lead driver of the organization finally let his frustrations boil over on Friday from the Auto Club Speedway. Greg Biffle who’s been...
Via Race Review Online
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Bar Refaeli: Danica Patrick is 'amazing,' could be a model

Danica Patrick has fought the perception that she’s just a pretty face ever since joining NASCAR in 2012. Her racy Go Daddy commercials certainly don’t help that perception, and neither will this latest comment from supermodel Bar Refaeli. Refaeli, who starred with Patrick in a 2013 Go Daddy spot, recently told USA TODAY’s For The Win that she believes Danica would be a great...
Via NESN.com
8 days ago  |  Discuss
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