RYAN NEWMAN NEWS

Almirola leads the Chase crowd leaving Chicagoland 'heartbroken'

All 16 championship contenders entered in Sunday's first Chase for the Sprint Cup race arrived at Chicagoland Speedway with hopes of starting NASCAR's playoff in style. Several drivers did -- but for five in particular, Sunday's showdown was hardly a thing of beauty. As a result, Aric Almirola, Greg Biffle, AJ Allmendinger, Ryan Newman and Carl Edwards are all in serious...
Via Fox Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Starting Lineup: MyAfibStory.com 400

Pos # Driver Team Reason 1 18 Kyle Busch M&M’s Toyota 2014 Owner Points 8th 2 31 Ryan Newman Caterpillar Chevrolet 2014 Owner Points 16th 3 99 Carl Edwards Fastenal Ford 2014 Owner Points 7th 4 17 Ricky Stenhouse Jr. Ford EcoBoost Ford 2014 Owner Points 27th 5 20 Matt[...]
Via Start 'N' Park Blog
3 days ago  |  Discuss

First Practice Times: MyAFibStory.com 400

Pos # Driver Team Time Behind 1 18 Kyle Busch M&M’s Toyota 28.207 Leader 2 31 Ryan Newman Caterpillar Chevrolet 28.266 -0.059 3 99 Carl Edwards Fastenal Ford 28.269 -0.062 4 17 Ricky Stenhouse Jr. Ford EcoBoost Ford 28.272 -0.065 5 20 Matt Kenseth Dollar General Toyota 28.287 -0.080 6[...]
Via Start 'N' Park Blog
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Ryan Newman Gets Enthusiastic Chase Send-Off In Martinsville

Ryan Newman got a grand send-off into the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship Wednesday with a loud and enthusiastic pep rally at Martinsville High School as the Bulldogs treated him like one of their gridiron heroes. There were cheerleaders, a marching band, mascots, cheering fans and 16 young men with “MHS Hearts Ryan Newman” painted on their chests in school colors. The...
Via Speedway Digest - Home for NASCAR News
5 days ago  |  Discuss

RCR Post Race Report - Richmond International Raceway

Race Highlights: Richard Childress Racing teammates Ryan Newman, Paul Menard and Austin Dillon finished ninth, 18th and 20th. Newman ranks 16th in the Sprint Cup Series championship point standings and earned a spot in the 2014 NASCAR Chase for the Sprint Cup, which begins next weekend at Chicagoland Speedway. Paul Menard ranks 20th and Austin Dillon ranks 21st. Brad Keselowski...
Via Speedway Digest - Home for NASCAR News
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Newman took the quiet, consistent route to Chase berth

Quiet and consistent. Those are the words that can sum up Ryan Newman's first 26 races of the NASCAR Sprint Cup season, as well as his night Saturday at Richmond International Raceway. Entering the Federated Auto Parts 400 sitting 15th in the series standings with a 42-point advantage over Clint Bowyer, Newman did not need a miracle to make the 16-driver Chase field. Instead...
Via Fox Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

NSCS Recap: Keselowski dominates Richmond, as Newman and Biffle claim last Chase spots

RICHMOND, Va.—The car and driver to beat in the 2014 Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup identified themselves emphatically on Saturday night at Richmond International Raceway. Brad Keselowski led all but 17 of 400 laps in winning the Federated Auto Parts 400, the final race of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series regular season. In the process, he won his fourth race of the season and secured...
Via On Pit Road
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Keselowski dominates Richmond, as Newman and Biffle claim last Chase spots

The car and driver to beat in the 2014 Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup identified themselves emphatically on Saturday night at Richmond International Raceway. Brad Keselowski led all but 17 of 400 laps in winning the Federated Auto Parts 400, the final race of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series regular season. In the process, he won his fourth race of the season and secured top seeding...
Via Speedway Digest - Home for NASCAR News
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Despite valiant effort by Bowyer, Biffle and Newman clinch Chase spots

Clint Bowyer didn’t win Saturday night’s Federated Auto Parts 400 at Richmond International Raceway and, consequently, didn’t make the Chase Grid - the 16-driver field that makes up the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup. But he certainly made Greg Biffle sweat. Bowyer started sixth and was a factor all night, spending much of it in race winner Brad Keselowski’s rear view mirror...
Via Speedway Digest - Home for NASCAR News
9 days ago  |  Discuss

NSCS: Keselowski Dominates Richmond As Newman, Biffle Claim Last Chase Spots

RICHMOND, Va. — The car and driver to beat in the 2014 Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup identified themselves emphatically on Saturday night at Richmond International Raceway. Brad Keselowski led all but 17 of 400 laps in winning the Federated Auto Parts 400, the final race of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series regular season. In the process, he won his fourth race of the season and secured...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Chase Grid now set to determine 2014 Sprint Cup champion

The Chase Grid is now set. Following the completion of Saturday night's Federated Auto Parts 400 at Richmond International Raceway, the 16 drivers who will compete in the Challenger Round of the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup are locked in. Brad Keselowski dominated the race, becoming the first four-time winner in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series this year. Ryan Newman and Greg...
Via Fox Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Brad Dominates Four Fourth Win This Season

Brad Keselowksi was looking to win the race at Richmond from the pole position as drivers had a final shot to make it as one of the 16 drivers in the chase. Ryan Newman says his car is pretty good. “This is a wild race,” says Clint Bowyer. The race started off with Brad Keselowski leading laps with Jeff Gordon stuck in second.  After a while Kevin Harvick started to get hot...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

NASCAR Chase clinching scenarios for Richmond

Richmond International Raceway and the Federated Auto Parts 400 is the final regular season race of the season for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. Fourteen Chase spots are now taken, assuming those 14 drivers all attempt to qualify at Richmond. That leaves open two spots. So you are probably wondering who and how can they make the Chase? Ryan Newman can claim a spot in the Chase if...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

6 Drivers Who Can Spoil the NASCAR Playoff Field

1 race. 400 miles. Every driver who has not won a race yet in the 2014 season has to capture a chance to compete for the championship. 14 drivers are locked in, and Ryan Newman is all but locked in, sitting 42 points in front of 17th place Clint Bowyer. The most points that can [&hellip (Visited 1 times, 1 visits today) The post 6 Drivers Who Can Spoil the NASCAR Playoff Field...
Via No Coast Bias
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Math simple, emotions not going into last-chance Richmond race

The math is pretty simple, really, but the emotions are not heading into Saturday night's final race of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series regular season. Fourteen drivers are already locked into the Chase for the Sprint Cup, which begins next weekend at Chicagoland Speedway. Two drivers -- Ryan Newman and Greg Biffle -- right now hold the final two Chase transfer spots going into...
Via Fox Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Race to make Chase down to one last shot

Two spots and just one opportunity remain for NASCAR Sprint Cup Series drivers to seize their Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup dreams. Nineteen different drivers still have a chance to lock themselves into the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup in Saturday's Federated Auto Parts 400 (7:30 p.m. ET on ABC) at Richmond International Raceway. The question looms: Who will seize the opportunity...
Via Speedway Digest - Home for NASCAR News
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Ryan Newman Looking Forward to the Chase

The transition to Richard Childress Racing has been smooth for Ryan Newman. The latest driver of the No. 31 Chevrolet is consistently one of the best cars at any given NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race this year. However, as the Chase for the Sprint Cup is right around the corner, Newman hasn’t scored a win this year. Although he has shown he has cars capable of winning at some of...
Via Speedway Digest - Home for NASCAR News
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Sweet 16? That's the number everyone will be eyeing at RIR

Well we are down to it. Saturday night is the last race in the 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup regular season and there are still two spots open in the 16-driver Chase. Right now, looking at the numbers, it really is almost like a coin toss. I like where Ryan Newman is. I think he will be in the Chase no matter what happens. I think Richmond is also a good racetrack for him to put together...
Via Fox Sports
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Newman And Biffle In Control Coming Into Richmond

With only two Chase positions left open, Ryan Newman and Greg Biffle seemingly are the only two drivers who can control their own destinies. Newman is a near lock for the Chase, while Biffle will need just a little bit of help on Saturday night. With a finish of 41st[...]
Via Start 'N' Park Blog
14 days ago  |  Discuss

RCR Post Race Report - Atlanta Motor Speedway

Race Highlights: Richard Childress Racing teammates Ryan Newman, Paul Menard and Austin Dillon finished seventh, 18th and 24th, respectively. Newman ranks ninth in the Sprint Cup Series championship point standings, trailing current leader Jeff Gordon by 125 points, while Menard ranks 14th and Dillon ranks 15th. Kasey Kahne earned his first victory of the 2014 season and was followed...
Via Speedway Digest - Home for NASCAR News
15 days ago  |  Discuss

RCR Post Race Report - Bristol Motor Speedway

Race Highlights: Richard Childress Racing teammates Paul Menard, Ryan Newman and Austin Dillon finished ninth, 13 and 28th, respectively. Newman ranks ninth in the Sprint Cup Series championship point standings, trailing current leader Jeff Gordon by 135 points, while Dillon ranks 14th and Menard ranks 15th. Joey Logano earned his third victory of the 2014 season and was followed...
Via Speedway Digest - Home for NASCAR News
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Round 2 of Jimmie Johnson vs. Ryan Newman at Bristol?

Each week, Geoffrey Miller’s “Five Things to Watch” will help you catch up on the biggest stories of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series...
Via Athlon Sports
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Texts From Last Race: What went down after Michigan International Speedway?

Jeff Gordon restarted his way to a checkered flag at Michigan International Speedway. But what happened after? Thanks to our always entertaining friend Nascarcasm, Shake and Bake has uncovered a private (and extremely fake) post-race group text message between some of your favorite drivers. Clint Bowyer is NOT getting out of his race car, Chase Elliott has a different Hendrick...
Via Fox Sports
28 days ago  |  Discuss

GIF It Up: Smokin', fightin' and lovin' at Michigan International Speedway

There was love in the air at Michigan International Speedway (you'll see what we mean). There was also tension (between Jimmie Johnson and Ryan Newman) and the smell of burning tires (thanks to Jeff Gordon's checkered flag.) It's time to take a look at the best animated moments from Michigan in this week's edition of GIF It Up.  Things got started with an old-school...
Via Fox Sports
29 days ago  |  Discuss

RCR Post Race Report - Michigan

Race Highlights: Richard Childress Racing teammates Paul Menard, Ryan Newman and Austin Dillon finished fourth, 11th and 22nd, respectively. Newman ranks ninth in the Sprint Cup Series championship point standings, trailing current leader Jeff Gordon by 137 points, while Dillon ranks 13th and Menard ranks 17th. Gordon earned his third victory of the 2014 season and was followed...
Via Speedway Digest - Home for NASCAR News
29 days ago  |  Discuss
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