NSCS: David Ragan Says Being Aggressive is Necessity at Road Courses

The road course races always bring forth bumping and banging, whether between competitors or drivers hopping the curbs. The trend continued on Sunday at Sonoma Raceway as David Ragan was bounced around during the Toyota SaveMart 350. Regan’s run would come to an end before race’s end, though, as his No. 55 Aaron’s Dream Toyota received heavy damage on lap 79 after contact with...
Via On Pit Road
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Johnson, Harvick lead NASCAR points following Sonoma, full standings

Kevin Harvick (most points) and Jimmie Johnson (wins) remain atop the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series point standings following Sunday’s running of the Toyota Save Mart 350 at Sonoma Raceway. Winner: Kyle Busch wins at Sonoma, full results With wins already on the season Carl Edwards, Jimmie Johnson, Kevin Harvick, Joey Logano. Dale Earnhardt Jr., Brad Keselowski, Martin Truex, Matt...
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Eventful run for Ragan ends in flames after contact with Edwards

Michael Waltrip Racing's David Ragan was involved in a second incident in Sunday's Toyota/Save Mart 350 at Sonoma Raceway on Lap 78 of the 110-lap event. The incident occurred after a restart with 32 laps to go as he and Carl Edwards raced side-by-side through the esses in Turn 8 and 8A. As the pair raced through the right-hand corner of 8A, Edwards' car caught the curbing, lifted...
Via Fox Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

NSCS: Toyota / Save Mart 350 Preview

The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series travels to California for the Toyota / Save Mart 350 at the Sonoma Raceway. The event, which is the first of two road course events of the year, marks the 16th race of the season for the series. Carl Edwards comes into the weekend as the defending race winner. The entry list features 44 drivers and will send one driver home after qualifying on Saturday...
Via Speedway Digest - Home for NASCAR News
7 days ago  |  Discuss

NASCAR at Sonoma: Weekend Schedule, race start time and tv info for Toyota Save Mart 350

The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series is all alone this weekend as it runs the first road course event of the year at Sonoma. Drivers will turn both left and right as they attempt to claim victory out in California. Below you can find all the on-track activities for this weekend’s running of the Toyota Save Mart 350. NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Weekend Schedule for Sonoma Friday June 26...
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Preview of the Toyota/Save Mart 350 at Sonoma

After more than 15 weeks of only left turns, road course fans rejoice!  On Sunday, the heavyweights of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series head west to take the green flag for the Toyota/Save Mart 350 at Sonoma Raceway, the first road course event of the 2015 season. The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series began visiting Sonoma in 1989, when the now 1.99-mile (then 2.5-mile) course replaced the...
10 days ago  |  Discuss

NASCAR issues warnings to teams of Earnhardt Jr., Kyle Busch, Edwards

NASCAR has issued warnings to four Sprint Cup Series teams for failing to pass inspections last weekend at Michigan International Speedway, a NASCAR spokesman confirmed to on Wendesday morning. The Joe Gibbs Racing teams of drivers Kyle Busch and Carl Edwards, along with the Premium Motorsports team of driver Josh Wise, have been warned for failing pre-qualifying inspection...
Via Fox Sports
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Rain delay in Quicken Loans 400 at Michigan not expected to last long

The Quicken Loans 400 is under rain delay at Michigan International Speedway, where Carl Edwards leads after 13 of 200 laps. The rain shower is expected to last no more than 20 minutes, with optimism high that the race will resume shortly thereafter. Live television coverage from the Irish Hills of Michigan is on FOX Sports 1. Kasey Kahne started from the pole and is now second after...
Via Fox Sports
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Raceday Rundown – Quicken Loans 400 At Michigan

Photo Credit: Matthew Thacker/NKP Posted By: Dave Thompson – Follow at @phillyfan17 June 14, 2015 What:  Quicken Loans 400, Race #15 of 36 Where: Michigan International Speedway – Brooklyn, Michigan TV/Radio: FOX Sports 1 – 1:00 p.m. EST – MRN and Sirius XM NASCAR Channel 90 Race Length: 200 laps, 400 miles Track Size: 2.0 mile D-shaped oval Pit Road Speed: 45 mph Pace...
Via Motor Racing Digest
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Carl Edwards returns to Michigan, but not for Roush

BROOKLYN, Mich. (AP) Carl Edwards acknowledges this trip to Michigan feels a bit different to him. Edwards drives a Toyota now for Joe Gibbs Racing after more than a decade with Roush Fenway. So perhaps that makes him a bit of an outsider for Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Michigan International Speedway. Toyota hasn't won a Cup race at MIS since 2011, with Chevrolet and Ford...
Via AP on Fox
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Earnhardt, Edwards don't miss Chase-related pressure

BROOKLYN, Mich. (AP) Just over halfway through the Sprint Cup regular season, Dale Earnhardt Jr. can be about as carefree as he wants on the racetrack. ''We could run terrible,'' he said. ''We could have accidents every week and still make the Chase.'' That's certainly an extreme way of putting it, but Earnhardt is one of several drivers who can rest easy, having already won a race...
Via AP on Fox
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Edwards, Gordon among those who would welcome rules changes

Although NASCAR officials say only that they are "evaluating all options" at this point for yet another overhaul of the Sprint Cup Series aerodynamic package, several frontline drivers said they would welcome a change, even if it came during mid-season. This marks the third consecutive season that NASCAR has made significant rules changes. The 2015 package of less horsepower and...
Via Fox Sports
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Throwback Thursday – Earnhardt and Edwards Clash in Closing Laps of Busch Series Race at Michigan

NASCAR Media/ Rusty Jarrett (Getty Images for NASCAR) Posted By: David Morgan – Follow at @damorgan86 June 11, 2015 Carfax 250 at Michigan – August 19, 2006 There are times when Cup Series regulars ruin the show by dropping down into the lower tiers, but sometimes they create a moment that is remembered for years to come. In this week’s “Throwback Thursday”, we take a...
Via Motor Racing Digest
24 days ago  |  Discuss

NASCAR: One-time winners; contenders or pretenders?

As the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series rolls in to the Irish Hills of Michigan for the Quicken Loans 400 at the Michigan International Speedway on Sunday, it is evident that summer is upon us.  And with summer comes the realization that, whether the drivers like it or not, the Chase for the Sprint Cup is quickly approaching.  Drivers such as Jimmie Johnson and Kevin Harvick, the only...
24 days ago  |  Discuss

NSCS: Logano, Edwards Revist First Pocono Triumphs

Taking victory at Pocono Raceway takes a unique set of skills and ability; from the driver, team and car itself. It has proved to bite some of the legends of our sport – ending the career of Bobby Allison in 1988 – while also holding a special place in the hearts of those who conquered the dynamic triple turns of the Pennsylvania track since 1971. “I was shaking in the last four...
Via Rubbings Racing
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Carl Edwards Pre-Race Report – Pocono

Carl Edwards / No. 19 ARRIS Toyota Preview Axalta “We Paint Winners” 400 at Pocono Raceway No. 19 ARRIS Toyota News and Notes: Edwards and the No. 19 STANLEY team head to the Tricky Triangle in the Pocono Mountains this weekend. He has had success there, winning two Sprint Cup Series races, including his first time on the unique triangle. In 20 Sprint Cup Series starts at...
Via Motor Racing Digest
June 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Carl Edwards' hopes for second win in a row take a hit on pit road

One week after winning his first race of the season at Charlotte Motor Speedway, Carl Edwards' bid for a second consecutive victory hit a snag when he hit pit road on Lap 162 Sunday at Dover International Speedway. Edwards was one of the final cars to hit pit road under green-flag conditions and was leading when he brought the No. 19 Toyota to the attention of his Joe Gibbs Racing...
Via Fox Sports
May 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Carl Edwards Earns First Bosch Aftermarket NA Contribution For Speedway Children¹s Charities

Carl Edwards raced his Bosch-equipped No. 19 Subway Toyota to victory in Sunday’s Coca-Cola 600 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series TM Race at Charlotte Motor Speedway. In recognition of the victory, Bosch Aftermarket NA is making a $1,000 contribution to Joe Gibbs’ Speedway Children’s Charities.  Thus far in the 2015 NASCAR®  Sprint Cup Series TM season, Bosch-supported teams have...
Via Speedway Digest - Home for NASCAR News
May 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Battle Round: Joe Gibbs Racing, Sam Hornish Jr.’s season, Ty Dillon’s future and the Indy 500

HHP/Andrew Coppley Submitted by Matt Lovisa (follow on Twitter)Contributions by MRD Staff Writers May 27, 2015 HHP/Andrew Coppley Question 1: Carl Edwards found victory lane for the first time as a Joe Gibbs Racing driver, leaving only Kyle Busch as the only JGR driver without a win this season. What should we expect from the #19 car moving forward, and how impressed were you...
Via Motor Racing Digest
May 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Carl Edwards’ Charlotte Triumph Proof the Difference One Sprint Cup Win Makes in NASCAR

NASCAR’s “new” Chase is changing the way we look at the course of a driver’s season. It used to be all 26 races were taken...
Via Athlon Sports
May 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Carl Edwards Pre-Race Report – Dover

Carl Edwards / No. 19 STANLEY Toyota Preview FEDEX 400 Benefiting Autism Speaks at Dover International Speedway No. 19 STANLEY Toyota News and Notes: Edwards and the No. 19 team are coming off a huge win this past weekend at Charlotte Motor Speedway‘s Coca-Cola 600.  The Stanley team will carry that momentum to the one-mile concrete oval at Dover International Speedway this...
Via Motor Racing Digest
May 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Daniel Suarez Truck Series Pre-Race Report – Dover

Daniel Suárez / No. 51 ARRIS Toyota Tundra Preview Lucas Oil 200 at Dover International Speedway No. 51 ARRIS Toyota Tundra News and Notes: BACK IN ACTION: Daniel Suárez returns to NASCAR Camping World Truck Series competition for Friday’s Lucas Oil 200 at Dover International Speedway. The 23-year-old driver, who will run a total of 13 series’ events with Kyle Busch Motorsports...
Via Motor Racing Digest
May 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Daniel Suarez Xfinity Pre-Race Report – Dover

Daniel Suárez / No. 18 ARRIS Toyota Preview Buckle Up 200 presented by Click It or Ticket at Dover International Speedway No. 18 ARRIS Toyota News and Notes: DASH 4 CASH: With his sixth-place finish in the Hisense 300 at Charlotte Motor Speedway on May 23, Daniel Suárez qualified for the first round of the NASCAR XFINITY Series “Dash 4 Cash,” a four-race series within the...
Via Motor Racing Digest
May 27, 2015  |  Discuss

NASCAR: Takeaways from the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte

When the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series makes its way to Charlotte Motor Speedway on Memorial Day weekend, it can only mean one thing: it’s time for the series’ longest night.  The 600 miles at Charlotte are truly a test of man and machine, and as of late, fuel has been the determining factor in some frantic finishes.  The 2015 version was no different. Edwards captured his first...
May 26, 2015  |  Discuss

The Weekend AfterMath – Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte

Matthew T. Thacker/NKP Posted By: David Morgan – Follow at @damorgan86 May 26, 2015 Each week following the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race, we’ll dive into the loop data statistics compiled by NASCAR and see which drivers truly performed the best, whether they ended the day in victory lane or not. We call this weekly in depth review of the stats, “The Weekend AfterMath”...
Via Motor Racing Digest
May 26, 2015  |  Discuss
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