Kasey Kahne evokes Hendrick Motorsports’ first winner with Geoff Bodine scheme for Southern 500

Geoff Bodine won seven times for Hendrick Motorsports, including the 1986 Daytona 500.
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June 14, 2017

Countdown to Daytona: Geoff Bodine wins 1986 Daytona 500 for Rick Hendrick

The 59th running of the Daytona 500 is getting nearer and nearer — in fact, it’s just five days away now. Yes, this year’s 500 is set for Feb. 26th at 2 p.m. on FOX, five days from now, which leads us to some interesting countdown race trivia. In what is now known as the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series, eight drivers have won more than one race in the No. 5. Those eight include...
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February 21, 2017

Why Atlanta needs new pavement and why drivers don't like it

Predictably, there were groans when Atlanta Motor Speedway disclosed Tuesday that after the completion of the upcoming Monster Energy Cup Series race on March 5, the track would be repaved for the first time since 1997.Atlanta is one of the more popular tracks on the circuit precisely because its pavement is so old — the second oldest surface in NASCAR’s top series.“I love the way...
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January 03, 2017

Throwback Thursday – Geoff Bodine Wows Hometown Crowd at the Glen, Earnhardt Guts out Top-10

©2009, Nigel Kinrade, USAAutostock Posted By: David Morgan – Follow at @damorgan86 August 4, 2016 This weekend, the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series goes road course racing for the second time this season as they head to upstate New York to take on Watkins Glen International. With that in mind, we’ll take a step back 20 years to the 1996 Bud at the Glen in this week’s “Throwback Thursday...
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August 04, 2016

At Sonoma the strategy is all about the stops

We head to our first road course of the season this weekend at Sonoma. Now to you newer fans, as a crew chief you run a road course completely different than you do an oval track.Geoff Bodine and crew chief Paul Andrews caught the NASCAR world by total surprise in 1996 by going in there, running their own race and not worrying about what anyone else was doing. They had their strategy...
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June 22, 2016  |  Discuss

Kasey Kahne's throwback scheme gives nod to Geoff Bodine

The red and white returns for Hendrick Motosports. On Wednesday, the team unveiled Kasey Kahne's throwback paint scheme for Darlington Raceway. The No. 5 Chevrolet SS will be sporting the same paint scheme as Geoff Bodine's 1984 All-Star Racing Chevrolet Monte Carlo. “We finished 35th in our first Darlington race back in ’84 and nearly closed the doors,” Hendrick...
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September 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Calling All “Legends of The Glen”

With over 65 years of legendary racing, Watkins Glen International is now accepting nominations from fans for the 2014 Legends of the Glen. Last year, Geoff Bodine and Otto Linton were inducted into the Legends of the Glen, joining 18 other distinguished individuals. Fans will need to act quickly as nominations are being accepted now until May 31st. “It has been an honor presenting...

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