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Arrow Uniform to be featured on No. 3 XFINITY Series Chevrolet Camaro

Powered by Richard Childress Racing's partnership with VF Imagewear, Arrow Uniform, an industry leader an innovator in garment processing and delivery, will be featured on the No. 3 Chevrolet Camaro during the NASCAR XFINITY Series race at Michigan International Speedway on June 13, 2015. Family owned and operated for three generations, Arrow Uniform serves more than 20,000 customers...

Jones Sign Company, Musco Lighting and P&S Paving Join Growing List of “We Built Daytona” Partners Associated With Historic DAYTONA Rising Project

Daytona International Speedway (DIS) today announced that Jones Sign Company, Musco Lighting and P&S Paving, Inc. have become the latest partners to join the expanding “We Built Daytona” marketing platform for the $400 million DAYTONA Rising redevelopment project.  Jones Sign Company, a national specialist in the sign manufacturer and sign installation industry, will provide...

Rhodes returns to Dover

Harrison Rhodes will attempt to regain some momentum in his season in Saturday’s Buckle Up 200 Xfinity Series race at Dover International Speedway. Rhodes, a rookie, has finished in the 30s in the past three series races after a string of better runs. “We’re looking for a turnaround this week,” Rhodes said. “We haven’t run lately like we want to, and Dover is a good place...

Chastain making series debut at Dover

Rookie Ross Chastain will be driving in his first Xfinity Series race at Dover International Speedway in Saturday’s Buckle Up 200. Chastain has raced in two Camping World Truck Series events at the one-mile track but will drive an Xfinity car at Dover for the first time as he pilots the Watermelon.org/Hero’s Haven Chevrolet Saturday afternoon. “We’re looking to get back on...

Cassill adding laps at Dover

Landon Cassill is only 25 years old, but he is a veteran at Dover International Speedway. Cassill has raced in nine Sprint Cup, eight Xfinity and one Camping World Truck Series race at the famous one-mile track. He’ll record another start in Saturday’s Buckle Up 200 Xfinity race, the 12th event on the seasonal schedule. Medings Seafood and Iron Source will return as sponsors...

State of South Carolina declares "Darlington Raceway Week" in South Carolina

The week of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Bojangles’ Southern 500, August 31-September 6, 2015, has been named “Darlington Raceway Week, a Week Too Tough To Tame” after the South Carolina Senate and House of Representatives passed a concurrent Resolution. The famed track’s 66-year history is a major reason that the South Carolina Senate and House of Representatives passed...

Tony Stewart A Monster of a Drive

When Tony Stewart arrived at Dover (Del.) International Speedway in the spring of 2000 as a sophomore driver in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, he was 10th in the championship point standings with three top-fives and seven top-10s in 12 races. He had led a total of 71 laps, and 69 of them had come two races prior at Richmond (Va.) International Raceway. His best finish was a second...

Kurt Busch Summertime

While the first day of summer is still a few weeks away, the unofficial start to the summer season always begins with Memorial Day. And for Kurt Busch, driver of the No. 41 Haas Automation Chevrolet SS for Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR), that’s music to his ears. Summer takes on a completely different meaning for anyone associated with the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. The imagery of backyard...

Dover International Speedway to dedicate POW/MIA National Chair of Honor “One Empty Seat” on Sunday, May 31

On Sunday, May 31, Dover International Speedway will dedicate a special POW/MIA memorial as part of their pre-race activities before the “FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks” NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race. The POW/MIA National Chair of Honor “One Empty Seat” is an initiative that was created to help recognize and honor the more than 92,000 American soldiers who are unaccounted...

New England Native Joey Logano Helps Celebrate NHMS 25th Anniversary

Who better than 25-year-old Joey Logano, the youngest winner in NASCAR Sprint Cup Series history, to help celebrate New Hampshire Motor Speedway’s 25th anniversary celebration? The reigning Daytona 500 champion and Magic Mile September race winner visited with more than 150 fans, media and friends on Wednesday night in Nashua, to launch the speedway’s silver anniversary season...

BMR Looks To Keep Momentum Rolling On West Coast

The NASCAR K&N Pro Series West swings back to the West Coast this week with a visit to Shasta Speedway in Anderson, California for the Bill Schmitt Memorial 150 on Saturday.   Bill McAnally Racing has started the 2015 season strong, winning two of the first four races, and hopes to keep the momentum rolling as the series returns to the 3/8-mile oval it last visited in 1993....

Drake Prepared For Wild Action At 'The Madhouse'

The NASCAR K&N Pro Series East visits one of the most unique venues on the schedule this Saturday, Bowman Gray Stadium in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.   The historic track hosts the NASCAR Hall of Fame 150 each year.   Nick Drake, driver of the Bill McAnally Racing No. 15 NAPA AUTO PARTS Toyota, got his first taste of the track known as “The Madhouse” as a rookie a year...

NiFi 2015 at Kentucky Speedway

Nitro Fidelity in association with Kentucky Speedway are excited to announce the inaugural NiFi Festival. The three-day festival that offers abundant on-site camping will be taking place August 28 – 30, 2015 at the Kentucky Speedway in Sparta, KY, centrally located near Cincinnati, Louisville and Lexington, and within easy driving  distance of a number of major municipalities...

Clint Bowyer No. 15 AAA Insurance Toyota Dover Preview

It’s a battle on concrete as the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series travels to Dover International Speedway. Dover is one of two completely concrete tracks on the circuit. The one-mile oval is known for quick speeds with its 24 degree banking in the turns. So it can be a bit of a monster for drivers, hence its nickname the Monster Mile. One bobble can spell disaster in the tight, quick confines...

Danica Patrick Ready To Get 2015 Season Back on Track

After finishing no better than 21st in her last four races, Danica Patrick and the No. 10 GoDaddy Chevrolet SS team for Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR) are ready to get their 2015 season back on track Sunday in the FedEx 400 benefitting Autism Speaks NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Dover (Del.) International Speedway. In the season’s first eight events, Patrick scored two top-10 finishes...

Kevin Harvick House Party

When Kevin Harvick takes to the racetrack this weekend for the FedEx 400 benefitting Autism Speaks at Dover (Del.) International Speedway, his No. 4 Chevrolet SS for Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR) will sport the distinctive blue of primary sponsor ditech for the first time. Ditech Mortgage Corporation, one of the mortgage industry’s best-known brands, maintains its corporate headquarters...

With 50 Starts Under His Belt, Reed Looks for Gains in Sophomore Season

Roush Fenway Racing driver Ryan Reed made his 50th career NASCAR XFINITY Series start at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Saturday, a milestone that the 21-year-old Bakersfield, Calif. native was told he would never reach after being diagnosed with type 1 diabetes in 2011. Reed fought adversity to get back in the racecar and overcame a lackluster rookie season in 2014 to start the 2015...

Three NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Teams Receive Penalties From Event At Charlotte Motor Speedway

Three NASCAR Sprint Cup Series teams have been penalized following last week’s event at Charlotte Motor Speedway. The No. 1 team has been penalized for an infraction occurring during pre-qualifying inspection May 21. The right rear quarter panel wheel opening was modified after qualifying inspection. The infraction is a P2 level penalty and violates the following Sections in the...

Indianapolis 500 Post-Event Infractions, Manufacturers Championship Points Update

INDYCAR announced the following post-event infractions from the Indianapolis 500 Mile Race, which was held May 24 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway oval:    • INDYCAR officials have fined the No. 19 Dale Coyne Racing entry $10,000 ($5,000 suspended) and the entrant was placed on a six-race probation for violating Rules 7.10.1.10 (unsafe release) and 7.10.1.8 (contact with personnel...

‘Race. Camp. Party.’ at MIS this summer

It’s sparks flying on the track and off. It’s warm bodies and cold drinks. It’s camping under the moon and seeing how wild things get. It just might be the best days of summer you’ll ever have. Michigan International Speedway has a whole new experience for fans in 2015. In a package catered to those who want to party late into the night, MIS has the perfect package just for...

Elliott and NAPA Look to Replicate Strong Performances at Dover

Exactly one year ago, NAPA AUTO PARTS driver Chase Elliott sat third in the championship standings, just 28 points back from first place. Now one NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) championship later, Elliott is once again in third place and 28 points behind the leader. It’s a familiar position for Elliott, as the series heads to Dover International Speedway this weekend. Last year, Elliott...

David Gilliland Front Row Motorsports FedEx 400 Benefiting Autism Speaks Preview

"Dover is one of my favorite tracks. It's really, really fast. You have a huge sensation of speed there. For a mile track, you definitely know you're getting with it. You can run up high and make some passes and keep carrying your momentum. It's a track that we've run well at as an organization, so we're looking forward to going back there. I think Donnie (Wingo) has got some good...

Cole Whitt Front Row Motorsports FedEx 400 Benefiting Autism Speaks Preview

"I like Dover. It's exciting and it's fast. I think it's one of the more demanding tracks. You actually have to try not to push too hard at the beginning and wear yourself out. You just want to try to stay consistent the whole race, because if you slip there, there's really no room to gather yourself together. It's pretty much if you make a mistake there, you're done. But, at the...

Brett Moffitt Front Row Motorsports FedEx 400 Benefiting Autism Speaks Preview

"I love Dover. I've had a lot of success there in the past. I had two wins in the K&N Series there, and then last year I made my debut there in the Cup series and finished 22nd after starting 18th. So, it's a track I always look forward to going to. "It's definitely physically and mentally demanding. It's a long race -- not as long as the 600 -- but it's more demanding. There...

Jesse Little heads to the Monster Mile

For 18-year old Jesse Little, a member of the 2015 NASCAR Next class, the dream of racing in one of the sport's top three series has been with him everyday growing up as the son of a Sprint Cup Series driver.   This week Little will see the dream become a reality as his Team Little Racing No. 97 Toyota Tundra has been entered in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Lucas Oil...
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