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Truex Jr.'s paint scheme to promote ovarian cancer awareness

Martin Truex Jr. is using his Darlington Raceway paint scheme to help promote awareness for ovarian cancer. The Furniture Row/Denver Mattress Chevrolet No. 78 Chevrolet SS will have a teal look on the hood, roof, quarter panels and rear bumper. Truex's steering wheel and gloves will also have teal accents, as teal is the official color of ovarian cancer awareness.  A number of...
Via Fox Sports
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Clint Bowyer No. 15 Buddy Baker Tribute Toyota Darlington Preview

Clint Bowyer’s No. 15 will honor NASCAR legend and Hall of Fame nominee Buddy Baker in this weekend’s 66th running of the Southern 500 at historic Darlington Raceway. The Michael Waltrip Racing Toyota’s blue-and-white paint scheme was hand painted and is similar to the scheme Baker carried on his Bud Moore Engineering No. 15 Torino in the early 1970s. Baker, who was 74 years...

Danica Patrick has the best arse of all her Bahamas traveling friends

Danica Patrick is on vaca in the Bahamas. Has the best ass of her friends. Why? Yoga. Please follow us on Twitter for exclusive stories, Like us on Facebook, Or return home for award winning writing.
Via Bob's Blitz
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

Danica Patrick Beach Vacation, Yankees 666 Jersey & Razorbacks At VMAs

Danica loves going on vacation.
Via Busted Coverage
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Fantasy NASCAR Picks for Bojangles’ Southern 500 at Darlington

The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series will travel to Darlington, South Carolina, this week for the Bojangle’s Southern 500. In an effort to create a more competitive race NASCAR decided to bring a new rules package to the race Sunday night. The cars will be similar to the setup used in the race at Kentucky. The difference will be the tires. Darlington is known for chewing up tires and that...

Josh Wise to drive for TMG at Richmond and New Hampshire

Josh Wise will get behind the wheel of the No. 30 Chevrolet of The Motorsports Group for two races this season. Wise will drive for the team at Richmond and New Hampshire. TMG has attempted to run 10 races this season but has only qualified for two events. Ron Hornaday raced at Atlanta and Jeff Green drove the car at Richmond. Travis Kvapil was unable to qualify for the most recent...
Via Tireball.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

NXS: Paul Menard Wins at Home in Road America

It was well worth the wait for Paul Menard. An extended caution period in the closing stages on the 4.048-mile track meant it was a long wait for everybody in Saturday’s Road America 180 at Road America. For Menard, however, the victory in his Richard Childress Racing No. 33 stood as a home victory for the Wisconsin native. “I’ve been really fortunate to win at some of the coolest...
Via Rubbings Racing
2 days ago  |  Discuss

NSCS: Kyle Busch, Matt Kenseth To Lose 15 Minutes of Practice at Darlington; 11 Teams Issued Warnings

NASCAR announced on Wednesday, August 26 that Kyle Busch and Matt Kenseth will each lose 15 minutes of practice time next weekend at Darlington Raceway as a result of inspection issues at Bristol Motor Speedway. Busch’s team failed pre-race inspection four times, while Kenseth’s team failed pre-race inspection two times plus were late for inspection. Additionally, the teams of...
Via On Pit Road
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Terry Labonte To Serve As Grand Marshal At Darlington

© 2001, Nigel KinradeNKP Posted by Brandon Whitton – follow on twitter @whittonbm August 27, 2015 Courtesy Darlington Raceway Terry Labonte, who will be inducted into the 2016 class of the NASCAR Hall of Fame, will serve as Grand Marshal for the Bojangles’ Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway on Sunday, Sept. 6. Labonte will give the command to start engines accompanied by Bojangles’...
Via Motor Racing Digest
5 days ago  |  Discuss

EXCLUSIVE: Fitzpatrick Fast in Search for First OSCAAR Feature Victory

Looking for a change, J.R. Fitzpatrick made the decision to join the Dickies OSCAAR Outlaws Presented by London Recreational Racing tour for 2015. Despite some early season bad luck, he has managed to work his way up to fifth in the points lead. “It’s been tough,” he admitted. “We’ve had a lot of bad luck. It’s a new car and just trying to get all the bugs out. It’s...
Via On Pit Road
5 days ago  |  Discuss

She said yes! Kurt Busch engaged to Ashley Van Metre

Kurt Busch is taking the plunge. On Wednesday, Busch - driver of the No. 41 Chevrolet SS for Stewart Haas Racing - announced that he and girlfriend Ashley Van Metre are engaged.
Via Shake and Bake
5 days ago  |  Discuss

NSCS: Jeb Burton To Run Ward Burton Throwback Scheme at Darlington Raceway

When Jeb Burton takes to the track next weekend at Darlington Raceway, a lot of fans will recognize the look of his entry for BK Racing. BK Racing announced earlier this week that Burton’s entry for the Southern 500 will pay tribute to his father Ward Burton, who is a two-time Darlington Raceway winner. “I saw all the throwback stuff and Estes has the same colors as Dad had,...
Via On Pit Road
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Kurt Busch Gets Engaged To Ashley Van Metre

Kurt Busch finally has that crazy ex-girlfriend — who was supposedly a trained killer, according to the NASCAR driver —...
Via Busted Coverage
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Like father (and sister): 5-year-old Leo Gordon fitted for his ride

The Gordon family has another race car driver. Just like his dad - 4-time NASCAR champion Jeff Gordon - and big sister, little Leo Gordon is getting behind the wheel.
Via Shake and Bake
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Tony Stewart lends plane to injured Justin Wilson's family

Tony Stewart was nowhere near Pocono Raceway on Sunday, when IndyCar driver Justin Wilson suffered a serious head injury in an on-track incident. But the three-time NASCAR champion still found a way to make his presence known in Long Pond, Pa. With Wilson airlifted to Lehigh Valley Hospital in Allentown, Pa., Stewart donated his private plane to Wilson’s family, according to...
Via NESN.com
8 days ago  |  Discuss

NASCAR: Joey Logano’s championship chances

The 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup season couldn’t have gotten off to a better start for Joey Logano.  The driver of the #22 Shell/Pennzoil Ford for Penske Racing earned undoubtedly the biggest win of his career at “The World Center of Racing,” taking the checkered flag at Daytona.  But it took much longer for Logano to earn his second win of 2015, finally breaking through again...
Via isportsweb.com
8 days ago  |  Discuss

RCR Team Post-Race Report – Bristol

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Bristol Night Race Bristol Motor Speedway August 22, 2015   Race Highlights: Richard Childress Racing drivers Ryan Newman, Austin Dillon and Paul Menard finished 10th, 13th and 24th, respectively, in the Bristol Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway. Newman ranks 11th in the Sprint Cup Series championship point standings, trailing current...
Via Motor Racing Digest
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Martin Truex Jr. Post-Race Report – Bristol

Multiple Issues Short Circuit Truex Jr.’s Charge at Bristol BRISTOL, Tenn. (Aug. 22, 2015) – It appeared to be smooth sailing for Martin Truex Jr., who drove his backup car to the front, holding down the fifth position when a caution came out at exactly the halfway mark (Lap 250 of 500) of Saturday night’s Sprint Cup Series race at Bristol Motor Speedway. But the four-tire...
Via Motor Racing Digest
9 days ago  |  Discuss

With no plans for 2016, is David Ragan the odd man out at MWR?

Much like many folks within the Michael Waltrip Racing organization, David Ragan was left in a precarious situation by Wednesday's news of the team's decision not to field a full-time Sprint Cup Series car in 2016. Ragan, who started the 2015 season with Front Row Motorsports in Daytona before serving as a replacement driver for Kyle Busch at Joe Gibbs Racing, took over driving duties...
Via Fox Sports
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Michael Waltrip Racing will not compete full-time in 2016

Michael Waltrip Racing co-owner Rob Kauffman announced on Wednesday that the organization will no longer field a full-time entry beginning in 2016. The team, which began competing full-time in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series in 2007, has collected seven wins throughout its history, the most recent coming with Brian Vickers in the fall of 2013 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. Kauffman...
Via isportsweb.com
12 days ago  |  Discuss
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