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Kyle Busch Wins NASCAR Nationwide Series Dover 200
September 27th, 2014 at 6:21 PM
Kyle Busch's Joe Gibbs Racing team handed him the lead on a pit stop just before the halfway mark in Saturday's NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Dover International Speedway and Busch led every lap from there to score the victory in the Dover 200. The win marked a season sweep...

Brendan Gaughan Wins VisitMyrtleBeach.com 300 at Kentucky Speedway in Dramatic Fashion
September 20th, 2014 at 11:14 PM
It came down to a late race restart in the closing laps of the VisitMyrtleBeach.com 300 at Kentucky Speedway Saturday night and Brendan Gaughan passed teammate Ty Dillon and Chase Elliott to win his second career NASCAR Nationwide Series race. It's Gaughan first career Nationwide Series victory on an oval...

Ty Dillon Wins Pole for VisitMyrtleBeach.com 300 at Kentucky Speedway
September 20th, 2014 at 6:15 PM
Ty Dillon won the pole for Saturday night's VisitMyrtleBeach.com 300 at Kentucky Speedway. It's Dillon's second career NASCAR Nationwide Series pole. Dillon took the pole at a speed of 175.690 mph. Starting alongside Dillon on row one will be Sam Hornish Jr. ***PHOTO1*** Starting in row two is a pair of Richard...

Joe Gibbs Racing Announces Additions of Stanley and DeWalt Along with Justin Boston’s Nationwide Debut
September 17th, 2014 at 9:52 PM
On Wednesday Joe Gibbs Racing announced the additions of Stanley and DeWalt to their sponsorship lineup for the 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series and also announced that Justin Boston will drive two NASCAR Nationwide Series race for the team. ***PHOTO1*** Stanley will sponsor the No. 19 Toyota of Carl Edwards for 12...

Kevin Harvick Wins Jimmy John’s Freaky Fast 300 NASCAR Nationwide Series Race at Chicagoland Speedway
September 13th, 2014 at 7:08 PM
In his JR Motorsports No. 5 Jimmy John's Chevrolet Kevin Harvick won the Jimmy John's Freaky Fast 300 at Chicagoland Speedway on Saturday. Kyle Busch dominated until the final pit stop put him back in 16th for a restart with 41 laps to go and Harvick took advantage to score...

Daniel Suarez to Race for RAB Racing at Chicagoland Then for Venturini Motorsports at Kentucky
September 11th, 2014 at 11:10 PM
Joe Gibbs Racing announced that 22-year-old Mexico native Daniel Suarez will drive full-time for the team in the NASCAR Xfinity (Nationwide) Series in 2015 back in August and this week Suarez has picked up more rides to end the 2014 season. ***PHOTO1*** On Wednesday RAB Racing announced that Suarez will drive their...

Ty Dillon Finishing up 2014 Season in Impressive Fashion
September 9th, 2014 at 6:57 AM
Ty Dillon's 2014 season got off to a rough start. He was out of the championship race early and many thought it was a disappointing start for the North Carolina native. ***PHOTO1*** Dillon's 2014 season was a struggle early on. In his first 17 races Dillon failed to record a top five...

Kyle Busch Dominates and Wins Virginia 529 College Savings 250 at Richmond International Raceway
September 5th, 2014 at 10:46 PM
Kyle Busch dominated the Virginia 529 College Savings 250 at Richmond International Raceway Friday night, leading every single lap of the 250 lap event in route to his 67th career NASCAR Nationwide Series victory. It's Busch's fourth NASCAR Nationwide Series victory of the 2014 season. ***PHOTO1*** Busch had the dominate car all...

Kyle Busch Wins Pole for the Virginia 529 College Savings 250 at Richmond International Raceway
September 5th, 2014 at 5:20 PM
Kyle Busch won the pole for Friday's Virginia 529 College Savings 250 at Richmond International Raceway. It's Busch's 42nd career NASCAR Nationwide Series pole and the sixth of his 2014 season. Ryan Blaney will start in the second position. ***PHOTO1*** The qualifying was delayed and shortened twice due to rain and NASCAR...

NASCAR Announces XFINITY as New Title Sponsorship for No.2 Division
September 3rd, 2014 at 2:23 PM
NASCAR and Comcast has announced a 10 year agreement that will have Comcast's company XFINITY, sponsoring NASCAR's No. 2 division. The current NASCAR Nationwide Series will be known as the NASCAR XFINITY Series beginning January 1, 2015 the company announced Wednesday. The company becomes just the third title sponsor in...

Update: Harry Scott Jr Could Be Suing Steve Turner for Mismanagement of Team
August 28th, 2014 at 7:40 PM
In a story that keeps evolving Sporting News reported today that Harry Scott Jr has filed a law suit against fellow co-owner of Turner Scott Motorsports Steve Turner. Yesterday it was first reported that Turner Scott Motorsports would shut down its NASCAR Camping World Truck Series teams but Scott later...

Update: Ron Hornaday Jr Will not Race Canada but Other Turner Scott Motorsports Teams Will
August 27th, 2014 at 8:17 PM
Turner Scott Motorsports co-owner Harry Scott Jr put an end to rumors that the team was shutting down its NASCAR Camping World Truck Series operation. However, Ron Hornaday Jr is not scheduled to race at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park on Sunday as the team will only bring two trucks to...

2015 NASCAR Nationwide Series and Camping World Truck Series Schedules Released
August 26th, 2014 at 9:36 PM
Not much has changed on the 2015 schedules for the soon-to-be-renamed NASCAR Nationwide Series and the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series. The current Nationwide Series schedule remains at 33 races and at all the same tracks as 2014. The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series gains one race date to expand...

Ryan Blaney Wins Food City 300 at Bristol Motor Speedway
August 23rd, 2014 at 12:03 AM
It came down to a late race restart in a caution filled Food City 300 on Friday night at Bristol Motor Speedway and Ryan Blaney got past Kyle Busch with six laps to go to win. It was the 20-year-old Blaney's second career victory in the NASCAR Nationwide Series. ***PHOTO1*** Busch finished...

Kyle Busch Wins Pole for Tonight’s Food City 300 at Bristol Motor Speedway
August 22nd, 2014 at 7:09 PM
Kyle Busch will start tonight's Food City 300 NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Bristol Motor Speedway from the pole after setting the fastest time in knockout qualifying Friday afternoon. It is Busch's fifth pole of 2014 and 41st of his NASCAR Nationwide Series career. ***PHOTO1*** He set the fastest lap in both...

Carl Edwards, Daniel Suarez to Join Joe Gibbs Racing for 2015 Season
August 19th, 2014 at 3:48 PM
It was one of the worst kept secrets in the garage area and on Tuesday Joe Gibbs Racing made it official announcing that 35-year-old driver Carl Edwards will join the organization starting with the 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season. ***PHOTO1*** Edwards, a native of Columbia, Missouri, has 23 career NASCAR Sprint...

Ernie Cope Named Chase Elliott’s Crew Chief for 2015 Season
August 18th, 2014 at 6:31 PM
JR Motorsports announced Monday that veteran crew chief Ernie Cope will turn the wrenches on Chase Elliott's #9 NAPA Auto Parts Chevrolet for the 2015 season. Cope will replace crew chief Greg Ives who has been with Elliott in the 2014 season, winning three races and currently leading the NASCAR...

Chris Buescher Wins First Career NASCAR Nationwide Series Race at Mid-Ohio
August 16th, 2014 at 7:05 PM
Chris Buescher, a 21-year-old Roush Fenway Racing rookie in the NASCAR Nationwide Series, never put a wheel wrong on Saturday during the Nationwide Children's Hospital 200 at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course and made a great final fuel run to win his first career Nationwide Series race in his 30th career...

NASCAR Announces New On-Track Incident Rules Today
August 15th, 2014 at 1:09 PM
NASCAR Vice President of Competition and Racing Development Robin Pemberton held a press conference this morning at Michigan International Speedway to formally announce new on-track incident rules that will go in affect starting this weekend in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, Nationwide Series, and Camping World Truck Series. The new...

Marcos Ambrose Wins Zippo 200 at Watkins Glen International
August 9th, 2014 at 5:21 PM
Coming into this weekend's races at Watkins Glen International Marcos Ambrose was a favorite to win at least one of the two NASCAR races he entered in. Well on Saturday Marcos Ambrose won the first of the races he was entered in when he won the Zippo 200 at Watkins...