Originally written on Start 'N' Park Blog  |  Last updated 10/19/14
After sweeping the field two weeks ago at Kansas, Roush Fenway Racing returns to the mile-and-a half-track of Texas Motor Speedway where RFR has won 18 NASCAR races, including five in the past two years and a weekend sweep this spring. Race: AAA Texas 500 Date: Sun. 11.4.12, 3:00 p.m. EST Coverage: ESPN TV, PRN, Sirius 90 Driver Roster: Greg Biffle, No. 16 3M Ford Matt Kenseth, No. 17 Ford EcoBoost Carl Edwards, No. 99 Aflac Ford Race: O’Reilly AutoParts Date: Sat. 11.5.12, 7:00 p.m. EDT Coverage: ESPN TV, PRN, Sirius 90 Driver Roster: Ricky Stenhouse Jr., No. 6 NOS Ford Roush Fenway at Texas: Overall Roush Fenway has posted 18 wins, 72 top fives, 122 top 10s and eight poles, while leading 3,438 laps in combined NASCAR action at Texas Motor Speedway. Roush boasts wins in all three major series at Texas (9 Cup, 8 NNS, 1 Truck).  25 Winning Years: Roush Sweeps Inaugural Weekend at Texas: Roush Fenway won both the first Cup (Jeff Burton) and NNS (Mark Martin) races at Texas in 1997. In fact Roush Fenway won the first two Cup races at Texas and three of the first four NNS races at the track. Sweeping Up: Just as with the inaugural races in 1997, Roush Fenway swept both the Sprint Cup and NNS events at Texas earlier this season with Greg Biffle and Ricky Stenhouse Jr. doing the honors. Matt Kenseth and Carl Edwards also swept both events at Texas in the spring of 2011. Crossover: Four drivers have won for Roush Fenway across multiple NASCAR platforms at Texas; Martin (1 Cup, 3 NNS,), Edwards (3 Cup, 2 NNS), Kenseth (2 Cup, 3 NNS) and Biffle (2 Cup, 1 Truck). Winning at Texas: A total of six different drivers have won a total of 16 NASCAR races at Texas. All three of Roush Fenway’s Sprint Cup drivers have won at TMS (Edwards – 3 times, Kenseth – 2 times and Biffle – 2 times). Trevor Bayne became the sixth RFR driver to win at Texas with his Nationwide Series win there last fall. In-in-all a total of seven drivers have won for RFR at Texas. ‘08 Sweep: Carl Edwards swept the 2008 Sprint Cup races at Texas Motor Speedway, leading a total of 335 laps in the two events. He is one of only two drivers to win both events at TMS in the same year.  RFR Celebrates “25 Winning Years”: Roush Fenway celebrates “25 Winning Years” in 2012. During that span, RFR has accumulated the most wins in NASCAR history with 311, and is the all-time race winner in both the Nationwide and Truck Series. During the season the team will highlight the performance, people, innovation and partners that have been the cornerstone of its performance. Sprint Cup Series Wins Year Driver 1997 Jeff Burton 1998 Mark Martin 2002 Matt Kenseth 2005-1 Greg Biffle 2005-2 Carl Edwards 2008-1 Carl Edwards 2008-2 Carl Edwards 2011-1 Matt Kenseth 2012-1 Greg Biffle Nationwide Series Wins Year Driver 1997 Mark Martin 1999 Mark Martin 2000 Mark Martin 2007-1 Matt Kenseth 2010-2 Carl Edwards 2011-1 Carl Edwards 2011-2 Trevor Bayne 2012-1 Ricky Stenhouse, Jr. Camping World Truck Series Wins Year Driver 2000 Greg Biffle
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