BRAD KESELOWSKI NEWS

NCWTS: ERIK JONES Back to His Day Job

MOORESVILLE, N.C. (May 5, 2015) – While the spotlight will shine extra bright on Erik Jones this weekend because he will be making his first official NASCAR Sprint Cup Series start Saturday, the talented youngster continues to remain focused on the primary goal he set at the beginning of the 2015 season; winning the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series driver’s championship. After...
Via On Pit Road
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

OnPitRoad.com Pick ‘Em Fantasy Results for Geico 500 at Talladega Superspeedway

The Picks Alex George and Ronald Costigan picked Kevin Harvick, Jimmie Johnson and Dale Earnhardt Jr. Harvick finished eighth, with Johnson second and Earnhardt winning. Points: 37+43+48=128 Kreistina Blinova and Ashley McCubbin picked Kevin Harvick, Jeff Gordon and Jimmie Johnson. Gordon finished 31st. Points: 37+14+43=94 Justin Tucker picked Brad Keselowski, Matt Kenseth...
Via On Pit Road
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Expect the Unexpected at Talladega Superspeedway

It's the 10th race of the season, and Talladega Superspeedway might be the track that some drivers might have been waiting for. The race at Talladega doesn't usually have any favorites. Instead, it's an open playing field where anyone can win. In past Talladega races, there have been Cinderella stories, such as David Ragan winning at the track in 2013, giving Front Row Motorsports...
Via Speedway Digest - Home for NASCAR News
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Drivers, Fans Participate in NASCAR¹s Biggest Party at Talladega ³The Big One on the Blvd² Parade Friday, May 1

Talladega Superspeedway’s “Big One on the Blvd” – the one-of-a-kind Mardi Gras-style party at NASCAR’s Party Capital – was back Friday night with some of NASCAR’s ultimate stars taking part in all the action. At Talladega anything can happen, which proved true when Jeff Gordon, Danica Patrick, Brad Keselowski, Clint Bowyer, Ricky Stenhouse Jr., Austin Dillon, Kyle Larson...
Via Speedway Digest - Home for NASCAR News
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Keselowski confident

Brad Keselowski was the winner in Talladega’s most recent race, with a victory in a “two-overtime” green-white-checkered finish that propelled him into the Eliminator Round of the 2014 Chase for the Sprint Cup Championship.“Coming back here this weekend after we won last October when we were here, that was such a key win for us,” Keselowski said. “It’s always a lot...
Via Speedway Digest - Home for NASCAR News
3 days ago  |  Discuss

NSCS: Brad Rides with Careers for Veterans at Dega

In conjunction with his Checkered Flag Foundation and Cooper Standard, Brad Keselowski will be riding with CareersForVeterans.org on his Miller Lite Ford Fusion as he seeks his second consecutive win at Talladega Superspeedway this weekend. On the rear quarter panels of BK’s No. 2 White Lite will be the Careers For Veterans logo. The initiative was created by Cooper Standard, the...
Via On Pit Road
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Champion driver and baby planner? Keselowski aims to be it all

Brad Keselowski not only is a championship race-car driver, he's apparently pretty good at family planning, too. Keselowski, the 2012 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion, and girlfriend Paige White are expecting their first child later this month, and for a racer, the timing couldn't be any more perfect. Asked Friday if he had lined up a replacement driver for the No. 2 Team Penske...
Via Fox Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Silicon Valley sponsor, Avaya, joining forces with Brad Keselowski

Team Penske announced Friday that the organization has partnered with Avaya as a team sponsor for the 2015 season in both the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series and IndyCar Series. Avaya will adorn the side of the No. 2 Ford Fusion driven by Brad Keselowski in the Sprint Cup Series event at Kansas Speedway on Saturday, May 9. Simon Pagenaud will pilot the No. 22 Avaya Team Penske Dallara/Chevrolet...
Via Fox Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Will an underdog prevail Sunday at impossible-to-predict Talladega?

Come Monday of every race week, the race fans will email, tweet or ask me on the street, "So who do you like this week?" My normal response is, "Let's wait a get a couple practice sessions in and then I'll have a better answer for you." Well, that answer never really works where we are racing this weekend -- Talladega Superspeedway. It doesn't matter if we are six days out -- six...
Via Fox Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Brad Keselowski's Team Penske car campaigning new look at Talladega

Team Penske's No. 2 Ford will have a slightly different look this weekend at Talladega Superspeedway.   Brad Keselowski, the winner of the October Talladega race, will carry CareersForVeterans.org on the car throughout the weekend.   The organization, created by Cooper Standard, helps men and women who have served in the U.S. military find work after they have completed their service...
Via Fox Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Fire ‘Em Up Friday – Talladega Edition

Nigel Kinrade/NKP Posted By: David Morgan – Follow at @damorgan86 May 1, 2015 Following a Sunday showdown at Richmond International Raceway last weekend, the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series and NASCAR Xfinity Series drivers and teams head to the biggest and baddest track of them all for this weekend’s running of the GEICO 500 and Winn Dixie 300 at Talladega Superspeedway. Through...
Via Motor Racing Digest
4 days ago  |  Discuss

NASCAR at Talladega 2015: Weekend Schedule, start times and tv info

Talladeaga. One of NASCAR’s most exciting tracks is on tap for this weekend as both the Xfinity and Sprint Cup Series will be in action. The 2.66-mile track has long been known for tight racing, the draft and of course the big one. On Friday cars hit the track while the Xfinity Series will run the Winn Dixie 300 on Saturday. On Sunday the Sprint Cup Series runs the GEICO 500....
Via Tireball.com
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Earnhardt eyes return to Talladega glory days

For a period of time, the words “Dale Earnhardt Jr.,” “Talladega Superspeedway” and “Victory Lane” were synonymous.The No. 88 Chevrolet driver set the record for most consecutive wins at the 2.66-mile track with four from Oct. 21, 2001 to April 6, 2003. He took a two-race sojourn from Victory Lane with runner-ups in both events until he won his fifth and latest Talladega...
Via Speedway Digest - Home for NASCAR News
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Careers For Veterans To Ride with Brad Keselowski at Talladega

 Something will be different about Brad Keselowski's NASCAR Sprint Cup car during GEICO 500 weekend May 1-3 at Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway.   This weekend at Talladega Superspeedway, thanks to a cooperative effort between Miller Lite and Cooper Standard the rear quarter panels of the No. 2 Ford Fusion will feature CareersForVeterans.org, a veterans initiative created by...
Via Speedway Digest - Home for NASCAR News
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Another fight night? You'll have to tune into Richmond to find out

Short-track racing tends to bring out tempers, and that was certainly the case in the NASCAR Sprint Cup race last April at Richmond International Raceway. In a race in which Brad Keselowski and Matt Kenseth kicked off their year-long feud, it was actually Casey Mears and Marcos Ambrose who put on a post-race show in the Sprint Cup garage. After getting into one another multiple times...
Via Fox Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss

What competition meeting?

On Lap 18 of last Sunday's Food City 500 in Support of Steve Byrnes at Bristol Motor Speedway, Brad Keselowski spun exiting Turn 4 and collected Team Penske teammate Joey Logano. Given that both cars were wrecked early on and lost double-digit laps during repairs, the competition debriefing at the Penske shop after the race was probably a short one, right? How about nonexistent?...
Via Speedway Digest - Home for NASCAR News
11 days ago  |  Discuss

All good: Joey Logano says he's not mad at his Penske teammate

Last weekend's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race did not go as planned for Team Penske's Brad Keselowski and Joey Logano at Bristol Motor Speedway. After solid starting spots for both drivers, Keselowski slipped off Turn 4 and was unable to keep the No. 2 Ford under control early in the race. With no place to go, Logano drove into his teammate, sending both cars hard into the inside...
Via Fox Sports
11 days ago  |  Discuss

NSCS: Brad Keselowski Leads First Practice

RICHMOND, Va. — It didn’t take Brad Keselowski long to just to the top of the speed charts in the opening practice for Saturday’s Toyota Owners 400 from Richmond International Raceway. Keselowski turned 70 circuits on America’s Premier Short Track, but it was on lap four that his posted a speed of 126.086 with a lap time of 21.414. Keselowski, who won the fall event at RIR last...
Via Rubbings Racing
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Brad Keselowski leads opening Sprint Cup practice at Richmond

Brad Keselowski was celebrating in Victory Lane the last time the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series visited Richmond International Raceway, and the Team Penske driver was fastest in Friday's opening practice session.  The driver of the No. 2 Team Penske Ford ran a total of 70 laps and postes the fastest lap of the session at 21.414 seconds at 126.086 miles per hour.  Dale Earnhardt Jr....
Via Fox Sports
11 days ago  |  Discuss

NSCS: Fans select Keselowski’s All-Star scheme

In honor of their 25th year together, Miller Lite and Team Penske let fans decide the paint scheme of Brad Keselowski’s #2 Miller Lite Ford for the NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race in May. With 43 percent of the vote, the winner was “The Original” Miller Lite Blue Deuce, which made its debut with Team Penske on the #2 entry back in 1997 with driver Rusty Wallace. That season, the...
Via On Pit Road
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Brad Keselowski once made NFL legend Michael Irvin puke

The debate about NASCAR drivers being - or not being - athletes has surfaced periodically in recent years, most famously when NFL wide receiver Golden Tate and former NFL quarterback Donovan McNabb both insisted that drivers aren't really athletes. Never mind that Jimmie Johnson, Carl Edwards and Kasey Kahne, to name just three drivers, are fanatical about exercise and physical conditioning...
Via Fox Sports
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Brad Keselowski to run 'The Original' Miller Lite paint scheme in Sprint All-Star Race

The fans have decided and Brad Keselowski will run "The Original" Miller Lite paint scheme in the 2015 Sprint All-Star Race at Charlotte Motor Speedway. The paint scheme was originally run by Rusty Wallace during the 1997 NASCAR Sprint Cup season. As part of Team Penske's 25th anniversary season with Miller Lite, fans had the opportunity to vote on three throwback paint schemes. The...
Via Fox Sports
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Logano, Keselowski wreck early

Before the start of Sunday’s IndyCar Series Grand Prix of Long Beach, team owner Roger Penske warned his drivers, front-row starters Helio Castroneves and Juan Pablo Montoya, to avoid contact on the first lap.Perhaps Penske should have been at Bristol instead, to have the same conversation with his two NASCAR Sprint Cup Series stars.Eighteen laps into Sunday’s rain-delayed Food...
Via Speedway Digest - Home for NASCAR News
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Racing in light rain proves costly for Team Penske teammates

After a lengthy delay for rain, the Food City 500 in Support of Steve Byrnes and Stand Up To Cancer went green at 2:30 p.m. ET, but did not go well for Team Penske's Brad Keselowski and Joey Logano. Racing inside the top five, Keselowski was driving to the outside of the lapped car of Alex Kennedy off Turn 4 when the rear end of the No. 2 Ford came around. Keselowski was unable to...
Via Fox Sports
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Team Penske cars wreck each other at rain-soaked Bristol

BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) Brad Keselowski spun into teammate Joey Logano minutes into Sunday's race at Bristol Motor Speedway, where rain was wreaking havoc on the event. Persistent rain delayed the start more than an hour, and NASCAR rushed to get the event underway during a brief window. Several drivers rushed to their cars moments before Jeff Gordon's two children, Ella and Leo, gave...
Via AP on Fox
16 days ago  |  Discuss
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