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Joey Logano wins at New Hampshire, advances to second round of Chase

Joey Logano won for the seventh time in his career and punched his ticket into the second elimination round under NASCAR’s new playoff format. Logano took control of Sunday’s Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on a restart with 27 laps left and held on to win the second race in the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup. Logano and teammate Brad Keselowski, who won the...
Via Sports-Glory
1 hour ago  |  Discuss

Greg Biffle Battles Back From Two Laps Down to Finish 16th at Loudon

Loudon, N.H. – New Hampshire Motor Speedway was the site of the second race of the Chase and a rally back from being two laps down to a 16th-place lead-lap finish for Roush Fenway driver Greg Biffle. Biffle started 26th in his No. 16 Ortho Fire Ant Killer Ford and battled handling over long green flag runs, going two laps down. A caution-filled second half of the race helped Biffle...
Via NESN.com
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

New Englander Joey Logano Punches Ticket to Round 2

Joey Logano made it a clean sweep for Penske Racing at New Hampshire Motor Speedway in 2014. The native of Middletown, Conn., raced his way into the second round of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Chase for the Championship by winning Sunday's SYLVANIA 300. Logano joins July New Hampshire winner and teammate Brad Keselowski in the Contender Round. "This is the coolest place...
Via Speedway Digest - Home for NASCAR News
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

Stenhouse Jr. Finishes 39th at New Hampshire

With less than 40 laps remaining in Sunday’s Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, Ricky Stenhouse Jr. got caught in the middle of four wide racing resulting in a left front fender rub that eventually blew the tire sending the EcoPower Re-Refined Oil Ford to the garage. With limited laps remaining, the crew was unable to repair the mangled machine forcing Stenhouse to settle...
Via Speedway Digest - Home for NASCAR News
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

M&M’s Team Rallies from Midrace Accident To Score Top-10

For Kyle Busch and the entire No. 18 M&M’s Toyota Camry team, Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon was the kind of day where championship teams are made. Busch and his team overcame a lap-187 accident that caused significant damage to the No. 18 M&M’s Camry. Despite the heavy damage, the team was able to stay on the...
Via Speedway Digest - Home for NASCAR News
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

Patrick Battles to 19th at New Hampshire

For the second consecutive week, Danica Patrick started 18th, she finished 19th, and a Team Penske car won. Patrick’s starting and finishing positions were the same as they were last week at Chicagoland Speedway in Joliet, Illinois, but rather than Team Penske’s Brad Keselowski scoring a win as he did in Chicago, it was his teammate, Joey Logano, who took the checkered flag in...
Via Speedway Digest - Home for NASCAR News
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

Another Comeback for Truex Jr. After Being Multiple Laps Down

For the second straight week Martin Truex Jr. and the Furniture Row Racing team made a late-race charge after being two laps down in both Sprint Cup Series races.   Last week at Chicagoland Speedway Truex’s comeback resulted in a 14th-place finish. Sunday at the 1.058-mile New Hampshire Motor Speedway Truex pulled off another respectable result, finishing 12th in the 303-lap...
Via Speedway Digest - Home for NASCAR News
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

NSCS: Joey Logano out battles field to score victory in Sylvania 300

In a race long thriller that saw ups and downs for the Chase for the Sprint Cup contenders, Joey Logano would out battle Kyle Larson and Kevin Harvick on a late race restart en route to scoring the victory. It marks Logano’s second victory of the season and the fourth of his career to date. “I thought we gave it away but four tires were good and we had some good restarts,”...
Via On Pit Road
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

NSCS: The Magic Mile Not So Magical for Chase Contenders

LOUDON, N.H. — Heading into Sunday’s Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire, many wouldn’t have thought the flat 1-mile oval would be a wild card race, but the “Magic Mile” proved different as several Chase drivers had issues throughout the 300 lap event. Denny Hamlin led 32 laps early in the race, but on lap 96, things began to unravel for the driver of the No. 11 team. A fuel filler...
Via Sicknissified
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

Up-and-down day for Chase drivers as Loudon gets wild

If Sunday's Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway is any indication of the racing that will occur throughout the rest of the Chase for the Sprint Cup, the fans are certainly in for a treat. For those 16 drivers battling for the Sprint Cup championship, Sunday's race surely produced plenty of stress-inducing moments. While Joey Logano was able to punch his ticket to...
Via Fox Sports
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

Disaster averted: Dale Jr. rallies to likely ensure Chase advancement

Sunday's Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway had all the makings of a disaster for Dale Earnhardt Jr. Instead, NASCAR's most popular driver rallied to a ninth-place finish -- and all but guaranteed himself a spot in the 12-driver Contender Round of the Chase for the Sprint Cup. After restarting sixth on Lap 112 of what ultimately became a 303-lap race, Earnhardt...
Via Fox Sports
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

NSCS: Teammates Kyle Larson and Jamie McMurray Continue To Impress During Chase

LOUDON, N.H.– The Chip Ganassi Racing teammates, Kyle Larson and Jamie McMurray were eliminated from championship contention two weeks ago in Richmond, but you wouldn’t be able to tell based off of their incredible performance since the Chase for the Sprint Cup has begun. Last week in Chicago, the duo led a total of 52 laps, and each finished inside the top-10. Larson was in...
Via Sicknissified
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

NSCS: Despite Long Odds, Almirola Has Fighting Chance of Advancing to Next Round of Chase

LOUDON, N.H.–Many had Aric Almirola wrote off as a championship contender as soon as he punched his Chase ticket with a win in a rain-shortened race at Daytona in July. Last week, anyone who clung on to any hope that Almirola would go on to win the championship in 2014 were crushed when his No. 43 Ford Fusion went up in smoke with less than 40 laps remaining, while running in sixth...
Via Sicknissified
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

NCAT: Pinty’s 250 at Kawartha Speedway Results

Fin Str Car Driver Team Laps Points B/Points Status 1 1 84 J.R. Fitzpatrick Equipment Express/Autism Speaks Chevrolet 250 48 5 Running 2 3 22 Scott Steckly Canadian Tire/AW Millwrights Dodge 250 43 1 Running 3 12 3 Jason Hathaway Rockstar Energy Drink/Fast Eddie Race Wear 250 41 Running 4 9 2 Mark Dilley Leland/Johnsonville/BDI Ford 250 40 Running 5 11 17 D.J. Kennington...
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NCAT: L.P. Dumoulin Takes Home Championship; J.R. Fitzpatrick Wins Pinty’s 250

KAWARTHA LAKES, Ontario  — J.R. Fitzpatrick did everything that he could on Saturday night at Kawartha Speedway to try and get the championship, however it wouldn’t be enough as L.P. Dumoulin held on to finish ninth and take home the championship by three points. “It just feels incredible,” he commented. “It’s the best feeling that you can get. We’ve been working...
Via Sicknissified
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

New Hampshire race results: Sylvania 300 finishing order

Joey Logano won the Sylvania 300, the second race in the Chase for the Sprint Cup that saw so many Chase contenders have trouble. Logano beat Kevin Harvick, who finished third, and Kyle Larson, who was the runner-up, on the final restart. Here's a complete rundown of race results from New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon, N.H. Sylvania 300 race results at New Hampshire Motor...
Via Fox Sports
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Hamlin suffers major championship blow

LOUDON, N.H. (AP) Denny Hamlin folded his arms in the New Hampshire garage, stared at the big screen and watched teammate Kyle Busch hit the wall. Hamlin's battered No. 11 was able to limp back on the track. His championship hopes might may not survive. Hamlin's Chase for the Sprint Cup Championship bid took a major tumble Sunday when a slew of problems hit his car, from...
Via AP on Fox
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Logano Storms To New Hampshire Win

Joey Logano and Brad Keselowski showed that Team Penske will be the team to beat for the title this season. Both drivers were on point once again at New Hampshire, with Logano pulling off the win in the Sylvania 300. Keselowski was a force as well, but fell to 7th[...]
Via Start 'N' Park Blog
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

NCAT: L.P. Dumoulin takes home NCAT championship; J.R. Fitzpatrick wins Pinty’s 250

J.R. Fitzpatrick did everything that he could on Saturday night at Kawartha Speedway to try and get the championship, however it wouldn’t be enough as L.P. Dumoulin held on to finish ninth and take home the championship by three points. “It just feels incredible,” he commented. “It’s the best feeling that you can get. We’ve been working hard on that program for a long...
Via On Pit Road
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Joey Logano wins at New Hampshire, full race results

Joey Logano, driver of the No. 22 Penske Racing Ford won Sunday’s Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. His teammate, Brad Keselowski started the race on the pole. Kyle Larson finished second, Kevin Harvick third, Jamie McMurray fourth, and Jimmie Johnson fifth. Race Results for Loudon 1. Joey Logano 2. Kyle Larson 3. Kevin Harvick 4. Jamie McMurray 5. Jimmie Johnson 6...
Via Tireball.com
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Joey Logano Wins Fourth Race of 2014 in Wreck Fest at New Hampshire

In a wreck-filled Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, Joey Logano was able to come out on top for the fourth time in the 2014 season for Team Penske. The Connecticut-native, who won his first career NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Loudon, has now locked himself into the Contender Round of the Chase for the Sprint Cup. During the Sylvania 300, there were 15 cautions as...
Via Speedway Digest - Home for NASCAR News
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Logano wins at New Hampshire in 2nd Chase race

LOUDON, N.H. (AP) Joey Logano pulled away on the restart to win a green-white-checkered finish Sunday at New Hampshire Motor Speedway and advance to the second round of the Chase for the Sprint Cup Championship. Logano and Team Penske teammate Brad Keselowski have both advanced to the next round. Four drivers will be eliminated drivers after every third race, and a win guarantees...
Via AP on Fox
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Joey Wins In A Caution Fest At New Hampshire

Brad Keselowski was looking go for two wins in a row to start the chase as he had the pole for the Sunday afternoon at New Hampshire. Jeff Gordon stated that he has a great race car again. Brad Keselwoski easily got the race lead as the green flag dropped and kept the race lead until the competition caution came out on lap 36.  The leaders pit and Denny Hamlin two tires to take...
Via The Pit Stop
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Chaotic Chase race at New Hampshire claimed by Joey Logano

Sunday's Sylvania 300 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway was anything but dull, as the second race of the Chase saw drivers fight hard throughout the entire 303-lap event that included a green-white-checkered overtime finish. In the end, it was Joey Logano that used four tires and a hard charge in the closing stages of the race to make a bold move under...
Via Fox Sports
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Mid-race mayhem: JGR teammates Kenseth, Kyle Busch involved in wreck

Just moments after Denny Hamlin was sent to the garage following a multi-car wreck in Sunday's Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, a number of his Chase competitors also suffered extensive damage during yet another pile-up on Lap 187 of the event that was scheduled for 300 laps. Racing hard after a restart for Hamlin's incident, Matt Kenseth got loose racing under...
Via Fox Sports
8 hours ago  |  Discuss
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