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Jeff Gordon Wins AAA 400 at Dover International Speedway; Chase Field Cut to 12
September 28th, 2014 at 7:42 PM
After Kevin Harvick had a tire problem the AAA 400 at Dover International Speedway came down to Brad Keselowski and Jeff Gordon. Gordon's car was better on the long run and when the race stayed green all the way to the finish it played right into the 43-year-old Gordon's hands...

Kevin Harvick Wins Seventh Pole of 2014 Friday at Dover International Speedway
September 26th, 2014 at 8:47 PM
In 13 seasons driving for Richard Childress Racing Kevin Harvick only won six NASCAR Sprint Cup Series poles. After winning the pole on Friday at Dover International Speedway for the AAA 400 Harvick has now won seven of the 29 poles this season driving for Stewart-Haas Racing. ***PHOTO1*** After Harvick was fastest...

A Look at the Current Challenger Round Chase Grid; Four Eliminations Will Occur at Dover
September 22nd, 2014 at 9:15 PM
Here is a look at the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup standings after the first two races of the 16-driver Challenger Round. Only Sunday's AAA 400 at Dover International Speedway is left before the bottom four drivers in the Chase Grid are eliminated without advancing to the 12-driver Contender...

Carl Edwards Wins Toyota/Save Mart 350 at Sonoma Raceway for First Road Course Win
June 22nd, 2014 at 7:00 PM
Carl Edwards won his first career road course race Sunday at Sonoma Raceway after he took the lead on a restart with 25 laps to go and then held off a late charge from Jeff Gordon. The win in the Toyota/Save Mart 350 is the second of the 2014 season...

Nationwide Insurance Will Sponsor Dale Earnhardt Jr in New Three-Year Deal
May 2nd, 2014 at 12:05 PM
Last season Nationwide Insurance announced that they would end their title sponsorship of the NASCAR Nationwide Series after the 2014 season but would not be pulling out of NASCAR altogether. On Friday, Hendrick Motorsports announced that Nationwide Insurance will come on board as a sponsor for Dale Earnhardt Jr's No. 88...

Kasey Kahne Off to a Slow Start in the 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Season
April 24th, 2014 at 8:52 PM
Coming off the first off weekend of the 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season Kasey Kahne and the No. 5 Hendrick Motorsports team needs to look at Saturday night's race at Richmond International Raceway as a fresh start to the season. The first eight races of the season did not...

Bristol Motor Speedway Provided Great Racing on Sunday
March 19th, 2014 at 9:15 PM
Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway was an all-day affair due to rain which delayed the start by two hours and then again had a three and a half hour delay on lap 125 due to more rain. For those who stuck it out...

Brad Keselowski Holds Off Kyle Busch to Win NASCAR Nationwide Series Race at Las Vegas
March 8th, 2014 at 7:49 PM
It was a duel between the two top teams in the NASCAR Nationwide Series at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Saturday. Brad Keselowski was able to hold off Kyle Busch to win the Boyd Gaming 300 to record his first Nationwide Series win of the 2014 season. ***PHOTO1*** Keselowski took the lead...

Ty Dillon Earns First Career NASCAR Nationwide Series Pole at Las Vegas
March 8th, 2014 at 3:22 PM
Ty Dillon won the pole position for today's Boyd Gaming 300 NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway in the No. 3 Richard Childress Racing Chevrolet. It is the first pole of Dillon's Nationwide Series career in his 15th start. ***PHOTO1*** Dillon earned the pole through three group qualifying sessions....

Kevin Harvick Dominant at Phoenix International Raceway on Way to Win
March 2nd, 2014 at 7:29 PM
Kevin Harvick backed up having the fastest car in both practices on Saturday by dominating on Sunday to win The Profit on CNBC 500 at Phoenix International Raceway. It was the 24th career NASCAR Sprint Cup Series win for Harvick and his first in only his second start with his...

Denny Hamlin Claims Carnage Filled Sprint Unlimted Crown to Start the NASCAR Season
February 15th, 2014 at 11:40 PM
There were only 18 cars that started Saturday night's Sprint Unlimited and after the 75 laps only eight finished it on the track and five of those without damage. It was a full moon night at Daytona International Speedway but it was Denny Hamlin that survived the carnage and won...

Can Dale Earnhardt Jr Get Over the Top in 2014 with Hendrick Motorsports?
December 23rd, 2013 at 12:39 PM
NASCAR's most popular driver Dale Earnhardt Jr is coming off his most competitive season since he left Dale Earnhardt Incorporated for Hendrick Motorsports prior to the 2008 season. Now heading into 2014 the big question is can Earnhardt Jr win multiple races and contend to the finale for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series...

Joey Logano Wins Pole for GEICO 400 at Chicagoland Speedway
September 13th, 2013 at 7:58 PM
Amidst Chase controversy Joey Logano rose above on Friday to win the pole for Sunday's GEICO 400 at Chicagoland Speedway. He set a new track record with a speed of 189.414 mph and 28.509 seconds. ***PHOTO1*** The pole was the second of 2013 and seventh of Logano's Sprint Cup Series career. Starting from second will be...

Clint Bowyer and Team Displicably Change the NASCAR Chase Field with Late Race Spin
September 8th, 2013 at 3:58 AM
It was certainly going to be exciting at Richmond International Speedway on Saturday night with nine drivers vying for a Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup spot and only five spots available. The race was fantastic and with seven laps to go finally it looked as if the 12-driver Chase field...