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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...

Joey Logano Wins Wild Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, Advances to Contender Round
September 21st, 2014 at 7:12 PM
Joey Logano came on strong at the end of the Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway to win his fourth race of the 2014 season and the seventh of his NASCAR Sprint Cup Series career. Logano's victory advances him to the Contender Round in the Chase for the Sprint...

Brad Keselowski Punches Ticket to Next Chase Round After Winning at Chicagoland Speedway
September 14th, 2014 at 7:21 PM
In a wild last 18 laps of Sunday's MyAFibStory.com 400 at Chicagoland Speedway the Challenger Round of the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup kicked off with one of the favorites heading into it finding victory lane. Brad Keselowski made a breathtaking three wide pass in the middle of Kevin...

Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Predictions by Round; Who are Our Champs?
September 10th, 2014 at 9:51 PM
The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series will embark a new playoff system for the 10-race Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup starting this Sunday at Chicagoland Speedway and with it will come elimination rounds. After the first three races, called the Challenger Round four drivers will be eliminated. After the next...

Brad Keselowski Dominates Federated Auto Parts 400 at Richmond International Raceway
September 6th, 2014 at 11:53 PM
For the second straight night, it was a one man show at Richmond International Raceway. After Kyle Busch led every lap in Saturday night's Virginia 529 College Savings 250 NASCAR Nationwide Series race, Brad Keselowski displayed his own version of dominance after he led 383 of Saturday night's 400 laps...

Brad Keselowski Wins Pole for Saturday’s Federated Auto Parts 400 at Richmond International Raceway
September 5th, 2014 at 7:13 PM
Brad Keselowski took the pole on Friday for Saturday night's Federated Auto Parts 400 at Richmond International Raceway. It's Keselowski's fourth pole of the 2014 season and the seventh pole of his NASCAR Sprint Cup Series career. Veteran Jeff Gordon will start in the second position. ***PHOTO1*** Starting in the third spot...

Kasey Kahne Wins His Way into the Chase After Drama Filled Oral-B USA 500
September 1st, 2014 at 1:44 AM
NASCAR's win-and-your-in new Chase for the Sprint Cup came to a head Sunday night at Atlanta Motor Speedway in the Oral-B USA 500 when Kasey Kahne drove his way to victory in a double green-white-checkered finish. Kahne's 17th career win may be the biggest of his career as it enters...

Kevin Harvick Wins Pole for the IRWIN Tools Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway
August 22nd, 2014 at 7:54 PM
Kevin Harvick set a new track record in Round 2 of knockout qualifying at Bristol Motor Speedway with a speed of 131.362 mph to win the pole for Saturday night's IRWIN Tools Night Race. It is Harvick's 11th career NASCAR Sprint Cup Series pole and the fifth of his 2014...

Jeff Gordon Wins 91st Career NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Race at Michigan International Speedway
August 17th, 2014 at 5:26 PM
It came down to another late race restart and Jeff Gordon once again hit it right and showed he had the best car. He led 68 of 200 laps in winning the Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway. It's Gordon's third win of the season and the 91st...

The Rich Get Richer: NASCAR Has Major Sponsorship Problem
August 13th, 2014 at 8:35 AM
Tuesday afternoon's announcement that 3M has left Roush Fenway Racing may not come as a surprise to some people. Roush Fenway Racing is in a rebuilding mode and for a multi-billion dollar company like 3M, one can understand why the company would look elsewhere for their future involvement in NASCAR. ***PHOTO1*** However,...

3M to Sponsor Jeff Gordon for 2015 and Beyond, Leaves Roush Fenway Racing
August 12th, 2014 at 12:25 PM
Hendrick Motorsports has announced that 3M will become a primary sponsor on Jeff Gordon's #24 car for the 2015, 2016 and 2017 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series seasons. The company has been a sponsor of the #16 Roush Fenway Racing Ford and driver Greg Biffle for the last eight seasons.  The company...

AJ Allmendinger Becomes NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Winner at Watkins Glen International
August 10th, 2014 at 6:33 PM
AJ Allmendinger and Marcos Ambrose battled not only for the race win of the Cheez-It 355 at The Glen on Sunday but also for a berth in the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup. After a hard fought duel it was it was Allmendinger who captured his first career NASCAR Sprint Cup...

Jeff Gordon Wins Pole for Cheez-It 355 at the Glen
August 9th, 2014 at 1:09 PM
Jeff Gordon took the pole for Sunday's Cheez-It 355 at The Glen on Saturday afternoon at Watkins Glen International after setting a new track record and besting Marcos Ambrose to get there. It's Gordon's 75th career NASCAR Sprint Cup Series and his first of the 2014 season. It marks the...

Two Teams Announce Sponsorship Renewals for 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Season
August 8th, 2014 at 8:50 PM
Two NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race teams have announced sponsorship renewals for the 2015 season and one team announced their sponsor will be with them through the 2017 season.  ***PHOTO1*** First came the news that Hendrick Motorsports and their sponsor AARP/Drive to End Hunger has resigned to sponsor the #24 Chevrolet for...

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...

Jeff Gordon Wins 90th Career NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway
July 27th, 2014 at 5:58 PM
It came down to a late race restart, in which many Jeff Gordon fans held their breath, but Jeff Gordon passed teammate Kasey Kahne on the high side and from that point forward Gordon sailed to win his fifth career race at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in the Crown Royal...

Kevin Harvick Wins Pole for John Wayne Walding 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway
July 26th, 2014 at 3:48 PM
Kevin Harvick won the pole for Sunday's John Wayne Walding 400 Presented by Crown Royal at Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Saturday. It's Harvick's ninth career pole and the fourth of his 2014 season. Starting alongside Harvick on the front row is Jeff Gordon. Starting in the third spot is Brad Keselowski with...

Brad Keselowski Turns in Dominant Performance for Weekend Sweep at New Hampshire Motor Speedway
July 13th, 2014 at 6:33 PM
One day after leading 152 of 200 laps in the NASCAR Nationwide Series Brad Keselowski led 138 of 305 laps and had the fastest car all day to complete the weekend sweep at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on Sunday by winning the Camping World RV Sales 301 NASCAR Sprint Cup...