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Iowa: Part Deux for Elliott and NAPA KNOW HOW Team

When the NASCAR Nationwide Series last visited Iowa Speedway 11 weeks and 10 races ago, there was more on the mind of NAPA AUTO PARTS driver Chase Elliott than just racing. That was the weekend Elliott graduated high school. After practicing his No. 9 NAPA Chevrolet in Iowa on Friday, he boarded a plane, flew home, graduated on Saturday morning, and flew back to Iowa in time to race...

U.S. Cellular Returns to Iowa Speedway with RAB Racing & Kenny Wallace

The NASCAR Nationwide Series' second race at Iowa Speedway on August 2ndwill feature some familiar names and sponsors.   U.S. Cellular continues its partnership with Iowa Speedway by serving as title sponsor of the U.S. Cellular 250 for a sixth consecutive year and its partnership with RAB Racing with Brack Maggard as the primary sponsor of the No. 29 Toyota Camry driven by...

Little's strong summer continues with return trip to Iowa Speedway

Jesse Little, a third-generation NASCAR driver, looks to keep his summer surge going as the NASCAR K&N Pro Series returns to Iowa Speedway on Friday for the running of the Autolite Iridium XP 150.   This week Little announced a partnership with the City of Newton that has their 'Get to know Newton' promotional campaign tied into his racing endeavors on Friday night....

John Wes Townley Ready to Tackle the Tricky Triangle at Pocono

The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series heads to the halfway point of the 2014 series season at Pocono Raceway.  John Wes Townley sits in the 10th-place in the Driver Points standings after 10 events and looks to increase his points position in the running of the Pocono 150 NCWTS race Saturday, August 2, 2014.  Townley hopes the seat time in the ARCA Racing Series event on Friday...

Kyle Larson NCWTS Preview: Pocono Raceway

In It To Win It...Returning to the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) with Turner Scott Motorsports (TSM) for the second time this season, Kyle Larson hopes to tame the Tricky Triangle in the No. 32 Cartwheel by Target Chevrolet Silverado. Although it will be his first time on the 2.5-mile tri-oval in a truck, Larson and his TSM team claimed victory in the ARCA Racing Series...

Ben Kennedy NCWTS Preview: Pocono Raceway

Crossed Flags Ahead...The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) approaches the halfway marker as it heads to Pocono Raceway for the 11th event of the 22-race season. This will be the first event at the Tricky Triangle for Ben Kennedy, who heads into the race with one top-five and five top-10 finishes in 2014. Although he has never competed in a race at the three-turn track, the...

Ron Hornaday NCWTS Preview: Pocono Raceway

Gettin' Tricky...The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) heads to Pocono Raceway for the 11th of 22 races in 2014. Ron Hornaday Jr. has four previous starts at the 2.5-mile tri-oval and has earned a best start of seventh (2011) and a best finish of sixth (2013).   Tricky Stats...As the series approaches the season's halfway mark, Hornaday enters the race at the Tricky...

Patrick to Appear in Budweiser Turn 1 Tavern

Danica Patrick, driver of the No. 10 GoDaddy Chevrolet SS for Stewart-Haas Racing, will be participating in a special Q&A session at Watkins Glen International during the Cheez-It™ 355 at The Glen weekend. This exclusive Q&A session will take place at the Budweiser Turn 1 Tavernon Saturday. Tickets are still available for the Budweiser Turn 1 Tavern but they are going fast...

Darlington Raceway to hold annual blood drive on September 11

Darlington Raceway will host its ninth annual Blood Drive event on Thursday, September 11. The Darlington Raceway Blood Drive has experienced tremendous success over the years. It’s important to remember that one unit of donated blood can be transfused to up to three people. The 2013 event collected 183 units of blood, thus potentially saving the lives of 549 people. “This is...

Dierks Bentley to headline Bristol Motor Speedway truck series post race concert

Boasting one of the most competitive doubleheaders in racing, Bristol Motor Speedway (BMS) revs up Wednesday night’s UNOH 200 presented by ZLOOP (Aug. 20) with award-winning country music star Dierks Bentley. Bentley will electrify racing and country-music fans with a full-length concert presented by Mountain Dew. The newly announced tripleheader - the Whelen Modfied race, Camping...

No. 11 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Team Penalized For Rules Infraction At Indianapolis

The No. 11 team that competes in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series has been penalized for a rules infraction discovered in post-race inspection July 27 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. This infraction is a P5 level penalty which is outlined in Section 12-4.5 A (9) of the 2014 NASCAR rule book: Approved parts that fail or are improperly installed to fail in their intended use of great importance...

Brian Vickers No. 55 Aaron's Dream Machine Pocono Preview

No. 55 Aaron’s Dream Machine driver Brian Vickers returns to Pocono Raceway this weekend  with just six races remaining before the start of the 2014 Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup. The Michael Waltrip Racing driver is 20th in the Chase standings just 27 points out of the 16th and final Chase spot. Vickers knows good finishes over the next half-dozen races will aid his bid for...

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Clint Bowyer No. 15 RK Motors Toyota Pocono II Preview

Pocono Raceway is unique in many ways, most prominently its lack of a fourth corner in the configuration of its race track. The Sprint Cup Series travels to the Pennsylvania track for the second and final time this season. At the circuit’s visit in June, Clint Bowyer was on his way to what appeared to be a top-five finish when another competitor lost his engine on a late-race restart...

Almirola and No. 43 Team Eye Another History-Making Win in GoBowling.com 400

Heading into the 40th anniversary of the weekend "The King" Richard Petty scored a win in the inaugural NASCAR race at Pocono Raceway, Aric Almirola and the No. 43 GoBowling.com team look to make history once again. Thirty years to the weekend of Petty's 200th win, Almirola and team scored a big win at Daytona International Speedway earlier this year and nearly locked...

Ambrose Explains His Approach to Pocono

For Marcos Ambrose and the No. 9 DEWALT Racing Ford team, winning one of the six remaining races is the team's focus over the month of August. A win will secure the team in The Chase allowing them to join their teammates in the championship battle. The team tested Monday and Tuesday of this week at Watkins Glen before preparing for this weekend's event at Pocono.   Ambrose...

Gilliland: Go Backwards at Pocono

David Gilliland, driver of the No. 38 Long John Silver's Ford, comments on racing at Pocono Raceway: "Our car at Pocono a few weeks back was pretty good. We had decent speed and overall felt pretty good about it. And we felt like we learned some good things. A lot of teams tested up there and we did not. But we learned a lot during the race so I think we can go back there...

34 Scheme Promotes National Root Beer Float Day

You might not recognize National Root Beer Float Day as a patriotic holiday, but A&W All American Food and NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver David Ragan are teaming up to make sure it is. A&W is giving out free Root Beer Floats on Aug. 6, National Root Beer Float Day, and encouraging customers to make a donation to help American veterans in return.   The campaign, which benefits...

Jason White joins NTS Motorsports starting at Pocono

NTS Motorsports Vice President of Operations Dwayne Gaulding announced that Jason White will run a part time NASCAR Camping World Truck Series schedule starting with the Pocono Mountains 150 at Pocono Raceway on Saturday, August 2nd.    "Jason is a great driver and always has an upbeat attitude and that is what we strive to build NTS Motorsports around"said Gaulding....

Erik Jones Seeking Redemption

When Erik Jones found out what 12 races would make up his 2014 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series schedule, the Pocono Mountains 150 at Pocono (Pa.) Raceway was one that he immediately circled.   The 18-year-old will be making his first Truck Series start at the "Tricky Triangle" after two heartbreaking starts last season in the ARCA Racing Series. Jones started fifth...

Speedway Children’s Charities Governor’s Lunch to begin fundraising efforts leading up to the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Atlanta

Georgia Governor Nathan Deal will be the featured guest at Speedway Children’s Charities “Race Month Kick-Off” luncheon at Atlanta Motor Speedway on Aug 12th.  Proceeds from the event will benefit Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta. “Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta has provided excellent medical service to Atlanta and its residents since 1998,” said Scott Fillmore,...

Ford Championship Weekend's Premium Fan Zone to Host Kyle Busch

      Kyle Busch, driver of the No. 18 M&M’s car, will appear in the Coke Zero Fan Zone at Homestead-Miami Speedway during Ford Championship Weekend prior to the Ford EcoBoost 400 on Sunday, November 16. Having won the Auto Club 400 on March 23, Busch is in prime position to qualify for the Chase for the Sprint Cup. Under a new format instituted for this year, the remaining...

Turner Scott Motorsports NKNPSE Preview: Iowa Speedway

Iowa Speedway...The NASCAR K&N Pro Series East (NKNPSE) is set for the 12th race of the 2014 season, the Autolite Iridium XP 150 at Iowa Speedway. This will mark the second and final NASCAR K&N Pro Series showdown for 2014, marking the last time the East and West Series will be competing on the same track this season. The Turner Scott Motorsports (TSM) NKNPSE team most recently...

NASCAR Champion to Race at Iowa Speedway August 2

Iowa Speedway today announced two-time NASCAR national series champion, Brad Keselowski, will race in this weekend’s U.S. Cellular 250 presented by New Holland. Keselowski will look to defend his 2013 win at Iowa Speedway aboard the No. 22 Team Penske car. Keselowski also won the inaugural NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Iowa Speedway in 2009. “Having a driver of Brad’s talent...

GoBowling.com 400 Race Weekend Fan-Driven Special Events

Pocono Raceway will host several fan-driven special events including driver appearances, the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) open garage and the opportunity for the public to attend the Infield Block Party and Fireworks on Saturday evening. Additionally, fans will be able to register for GoBowling.com’s “Win $43,000 if #43 Wins” contest and the 50/50 raffle, where...
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