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The Pit Stop:
A news conference on Saturday is expected to occur where A.J. Allmendinger is going to be named the driver of the #47 car.
Brad Keselowoski says that a new tire is key for NASCAR on thr 1.5 mile tracks.
Kurt Busch still says that he wants to do the Indy 500.
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The addition of Kurt Busch to the racing stable of Stewart-Haas is official. Busch joins car owner Tony Stewart, Kevin Harvick and Danica Patrick all under one roof. They won't be lacking for personality, that's for sure. One of the questions has to be: How on earth will they all get along?Tony Stewart has had his run in's with the media. Kurt Busch's cost him a ride...
Gene Haas, the founder and co-owner of Stewart-Haas Racing, did something unusual during Tuesday's press conference to announce Kurt Busch as the team's fourth driver for 2014: He spoke with a level of candor rarely heard at NASCAR events these days.
And he made it abundantly clear that he was calling the shots for the team, at least at the moment.
Haas admitted that his...
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With only two races left to the NASCAR Sprint Cup series Chase, the field is being set with only a few drivers who have yet to lock in their place in this year’s post season.
NASCAR heads to Atlanta Motor Speedway in Georgia this weekend for both the Nationwide and Sprint Cup series. The Nationwide Great Clips / Grit Chips 300 will run on Saturday, August...
Indianapolis, IN- Earlier this week, Kurt Busch announced along with Stewart/Haas Racing that they will join forces for the 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season and beyond.
With that announcement, a lot of folks were wondering if that was it for Busch and his Izod IndyCar Series dreams.
Busch confirmed Tuesday it wasn’t a done deal just yet.
“Something that’s still on the...
It was made official on Tuesday that Kurt Busch would be joining Stewart-Haas Racing for the 2014 Sprint Cup Series and beyond. Busch was introduced by team co-owner Gene Haas and team competition director Greg Zipadelli. During the press conference there was a lot of interesting revelations and observations. Right[...]
Well, it's been a whirlwind few days here for Kurt Busch and his future. He got the call from Gene Haas and Tuesday the announcement was made that Kurt will be leaving the Furniture Row team and joining Stewart-Haas Racing at the end of the year.
If you listened to the press conference, it's interesting because it had a different spin than most people realize. Gene Haas...
Kurt Busch's seventh speeding penalty of the season could have sunk his title hopes in the first Chase for the Sprint Cup championship race.
He clearly had a top-10 car when he headed to pit road early in Sunday's race at Chicago, and that speeding penalty assessed on Lap 80 dropped him to 35th in the field.
It also made him pretty angry, since Busch was convinced he was...
Now that the announcement was made earlier this week that Kurt Busch will be joining Stewart-Haas Racing in 2014, the question on a lot of fans' minds is whether Ryan Newman will now take Kurt's seat.
It offers an interesting dynamic here.
We know that Richard Childress was courting Ryan as a possible fourth team for his organization. You already know that Furniture Row...
Tony Stewart, Kevin Harvick, Danica Patrick, and Kurt Busch on the same team in 2014? No, this isn’t a dream…it’s a reality!
While Fox Sports broke the news on Twitter yesterday, Stewart-Haas Racing made the official announcement on Tuesday afternoon.
“This is the situation that every driver wants to be in,” Busch said. “To have an owner like Gene Haas calling and asking...
JIMMIE JOHNSON - WINNER
#48 Lowe's Dover White Chevrolet
· Three wins, 11 top fives, 13 top 10s
· Average finish of 11.1
· Series-best Average Running Position of 8.0
· Series-best Driver Rating of 108.3
· 272 Fastest Laps Run, second-most
· Series-best Average Green Flag Speed of 171.699...
STEWART'S RETURN -- After being sidelined for more than month when he broke two bones in his right leg in a sprint car accident, three-time NASCAR Sprint Cup champion and Stewart-Haas Racing Tony Stewart co-owner will meet the press next Tuesday at the team's shop in Kannapolis, N.C.
Given how SHR founder and co-owner Gene Haas said earlier this week that he hired Kurt Busch...