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Matt Kenseth Wins Ford EcoBoost 300 to End NASCAR Nationwide Series Era
November 15th, 2014 at 10:17 PM
In what was the last NASCAR Nationwide Series race ever, Matt Kenseth beat out Kyle Larson on a green-white-checkered finish Saturday, to score the victory in the Ford EcoBoost 300 at Homestead Miami Speedway. XFINITY will become the new title sponsor of NASCAR's second series next season. ***PHOTO1*** For Kenseth, it was...

Chase Elliott Youngest NASCAR Champion Ever; Brad Keselowski Steals Phoenix Nationwide Win from Kyle Busch
November 8th, 2014 at 7:59 PM
Chase Elliott made NASCAR national series history Saturday by clinching the 2014 NASCAR Nationwide Series championship. At the age of 18, Elliott became the youngest NASCAR champion, and also is the first rookie to ever win a championship in one of NASCAR's top three levels. ***PHOTO1*** Elliott only needed to finish ahead...

Kyle Busch Gives Joe Gibbs Racing Its 100th NASCAR Nationwide Series Victory
November 1st, 2014 at 7:12 PM
By winning the O'Reilly Auto Parts Challenge at Texas Motor Speedway on Saturday, Kyle Busch gave Joe Gibbs Racing the organization's 100th NASCAR Nationwide Series competition. Busch has been behind the wheel for 58 of those wins and Saturday's win was the seventh of the 2014 season for Busch. ***PHOTO1*** The 29-year-old...

Brad Keselowski Picks up 31st Career NASCAR Nationwide Series Victory Friday Night at Charlotte
October 12th, 2014 at 11:43 PM
Brad Keselowski led the final 14 laps of Friday night's Drive for the Cure 300 at Charlotte Motor Speedway to pick up his fourth NASCAR Nationwide Series victory of 2014 and the 31st of his career. Keselowski moved into a tie for fifth all-time with NASCAR Hall of Famer Jack...

Kyle Busch Wins Kansas Lottery 300 for Sixth NASCAR Nationwide Series Win of Season
October 4th, 2014 at 7:21 PM
Kyle Busch found victory lane for the 69th time in his NASCAR Nationwide Series career and for the sixth time this season in the No. 54 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota in the Kansas Lottery 300 at Kansas Speedway on Saturday afternoon. Busch passed Kevin Harvick with 21 laps to go...

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...

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...

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...

Kevin Harvick Wins Great Clips 300 NASCAR Nationwide Series Race at Atlanta
August 30th, 2014 at 10:52 PM
It was a dominant night on Saturday for Kevin Harvick as he led the final 159 laps of the NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Atlanta Motor Speedway. He piloted the No. 5 JR Motorsports Chevrolet to his third victory of the 2014 season and the Great Clips 300 victory was...

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...

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...

Rick Hendrick Says Chase Elliott Will Probably Run Some NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Races in 2015
August 7th, 2014 at 1:51 AM
Wednesday on SiriusXM NASCAR Radio Rick Hendrick said that Chase Elliott will probably run a limited number of NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races in 2015 for Hendrick Motorsports. The 18-year-old NASCAR Nationwide Series rookie is currently in the points lead in NASCAR's second tier series and has won three of the...

Brad Keselowski Works Hard Late to Win US Cellular 250 at Iowa Speedway
August 2nd, 2014 at 11:17 PM
Pulling a tough double duty weekend in both Pennsylvania and Iowa Brad Keselowski held off a late race challenge from Michael McDowell to land the No. 22 Team Penske Ford in Iowa Speedway's victory lane in the US Cellular 250. It was Keselowski's third win of 2014 and 30th of his...

Chase Elliott Dominates EnjoyIllinois.com 300 at Chicagoland Speedway
July 20th, 2014 at 12:13 AM
Chase Elliott dominated the EnjoyIllinois.com 300 at Chicagoland Speedway on Saturday night, leading 85 of the races’ 200 laps en route to his third career NASCAR Nationwide Series victory. Elliott beat runner up Trevor Bayne by two seconds. ***PHOTO1*** Finishing in the third position was Kyle Larson with Kasey Kahne coming home...

Brad Keselowski Wins Sta-Green 200; Regan Smith Takes Dash4Cash at New Hampshire
July 12th, 2014 at 7:08 PM
Brad Keselowski was the class of the field on Saturday in the Sta-Green 200 NASCAR Nationwide Series race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway as he led 152 laps and was able to become the first pole winner of the season to also win the race. It was the second win of...

Dakoda Armstrong Wins Pole as Downpour Causes 7-Car Crash in Round 1 of Nationwide Qualifying at Daytona
July 4th, 2014 at 4:37 PM
In what was a very odd situation a brief and sudden downpour of rain on the backstretch of Daytona International Speedway during Round 1 of knockout qualifying for the NASCAR Nationwide Series on Friday afternoon caused a seven-car accident and forced NASCAR to cancel the rest of qualifying. ***PHOTO1*** Seventeen of the...

Brad Keselowski Wins Pole for NASCAR Nationwide Series Race at Kentucky Speedway
June 27th, 2014 at 5:33 PM
Brad Keselowski won the pole for tonight's John R. Elliott HERO Campaign 300 NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Kentucky Speedway in the No. 22 Ford for Team Penske. It is his second pole of the 2014 season in his fifth start. He now has 16 career Nationwide Series poles. Keselowski won the...

Brendan Gaughan Wins the Gardner Denver 200 at Road America
June 21st, 2014 at 8:51 PM
It was a wild day as far as the weather was concerned at the Road America Saturday for the running of the Gardner Denver 200. Rain delayed the start of the race and the race ran through the rain for some of the event but when it was all said...