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Multiple Nationwide Series Teams Partner With Nationwide Children’s Hospital

Multiple Nationwide Series Teams Partner With Nationwide Children’s Hospital

As part of the Nationwide Children’s Hospital Patient Champion program, multiple cars in the Nationwnide Series for this weekend’s Nationwide Children’s Hospital 200 at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course will feature special children on either the hood or side panel. Richard Childress Racing announced that the No. 2 of Brian Scott and the No. 62 of Brendan Guaghan’s cars will feature paint schemes with the favorite colors and interests of Nationwide Children’s Hospital Patient Champions, Avery Neely and Allie Norman. Roush-Fenway Racing announced ... Read More »

Brad Keselowski Comments On Possible Rules Change Following Canandaigua Tragedy

Brad Keselowski Comments On Possible Rules Change Following Canandaigua Tragedy

On Tuesday, Brad Keselowski was the featured guest on NASCAR’s weekly media teleconference call as he heads into this weekend’s event at his home track of Michigan International Speedway. During the media teleconference, Keselowski was asked whether he thinks NASCAR should make a rule prohibiting drivers from getting out of their cars on track following an incident in order to express frustration with a fellow competitor. “Whew, I hate to put myself in NASCAR’s shoes,” said Keselowski. “I think sometimes ... Read More »

Wynonna Judd and The Big Noise to Perform Pre-race at Bristol Motor Speedway

Wynonna Judd and The Big Noise to Perform Pre-race at Bristol Motor Speedway

Country music and NASCAR tend to mix rather well and Bristol Motor Speedway is bringing both of those things together for the Irwin Toold Night Race weekend. Wynonna Judd and The Big Noise will perform during the Built Ford Tough Pre-Race Show before the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race on Saturday August 23rd at Bristol Motor Speedway, the first time Judd will ever perform a concert at the self-acclaimed “Last Great Colosseum”. “Wynonna’s distinctive country sounds and high-energy hits are ... Read More »

Sherriff Povero: Investigation Of Stewart/Ward Incident Will Last “At Least Another Two Weeks”

Sherriff Povero: Investigation Of Stewart/Ward Incident Will Last “At Least Another Two Weeks”

On Tuesday, Ontario County Sherriff Philip C. Povero released a statement with regards the investigation into Kevin Ward Jr.’s death. “The investigation into the death of Kevin Ward, Jr., of Lewis County, N.Y., is ongoing and is expected to continue for at least another two weeks or more,” Povero said. “Investigators continue to seek witnesses, gather evidence, and develop the racetrack crash reconstruction. However, it would be inappropriate to discuss details or findings of the investigation with the media at this ... Read More »

Alex Tagliani, Ray Courtemanche, Jr. Enter Truck Race at Mosport

Alex Tagliani, Ray Courtemanche, Jr. Enter Truck Race at Mosport

Two Canadian drivers have decided they’ll take their talents to the Camping World Truck Series when the circuit visits Canadian Tire Motorsports Park at the end of the month. Brad Keselowski Racing announced Tuesday that Alex Tagliani will drive the No. 19 Ford F-150 in the Aug. 31 Truck Series race at the road course. A native of Montreal, Canada, Tagliani has five Nationwide Series starts over the past six seasons, including a second-place finish earlier this year at Road America. “It’s ... Read More »

Alex Tagliani, Kenny Habul Among Road Course Ringers Entered for Nationwide Series at Mid-Ohio

Alex Tagliani, Kenny Habul Among Road Course Ringers Entered for Nationwide Series at Mid-Ohio

Habul. Marks. O’Connell. Maybe not household names in the vocabulary of most NASCAR fans, but this weekend, they’ll get their time to shine. The NASCAR Nationwide Series is running its second consecutive road course race this weekend, with this one taking place at a relatively new track for the sport’s second-tier division: the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. In last year’s event, AJ Allmendinger led 73 of the 94 laps as he recorded his second career Nationwide Series win. But this year, ... Read More »

Hendrick Motorsports Announces 3M Partnership

Hendrick Motorsports Announces 3M Partnership

Hendrick Motorsports announced early Tuesday that current Greg Biffle sponsor 3M will join the organization next year as a primary sponsor for Jeff Gordon. As part of the three-year deal that runs through the 2017 season, the company will serve as an associate sponsor throughout the season and primary backer in 11 events. “At 3M, we play to win, and we push hard every day to do just that,” Jesse Singh, senior vice president, 3M global sales and marketing said ... Read More »

Fox Sports 1 Airing ‘Lost’ Tim Richmond Interview

Fox Sports 1 Airing ‘Lost’ Tim Richmond Interview

A never-before-seen interview with late NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Tim Richmond will be aired on FOX Sports 1 during NASCAR Race Hub on this Wednesday night (Aug. 13) at 5 p.m. ET. The interview, dubbed “At a Crossroads: The Lost Tim Richmond Interview,” is from January 1987, and features famed broadcaster Ken Squier in a one-on-one with Richmond from the driver’s home in Ohio shortly after Richmond announced that he would miss the 1987 Daytona 500 due to his ... Read More »

Rumors of Carl Edwards’ Move to Joe Gibbs Racing Continue to Heat Up

Rumors of Carl Edwards’ Move to Joe Gibbs Racing Continue to Heat Up

Changes may be taking place at Joe Gibbs Racing in preparation for the addition of a fourth team with Carl Edwards behind the wheel in 2015. According to a report from Motorsport.com, speculation is that Darian Grubb, Denny Hamlin‘s current crew chief who is currently suspended for rules violations, may be sent to head up the new team with Edwards. “They’re trying to put together the race teams and everything but I haven’t noticed anything being different for us,” Hamlin ... Read More »

Stewart-Haas: Still No Decision on Tony Stewart Running Michigan

Stewart-Haas: Still No Decision on Tony Stewart Running Michigan

Will Tony Stewart race at Michigan International Speedway this weekend? He’s on the entry list, but at this moment there’s no clear word on a decision. According to a report from USA Today, Stewart-Haas Racing has noted that there is no current timeline for when Stewart might make a decision to compete this upcoming weekend in the Pure Michigan 400 “The decision to compete in this weekend’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series event at Michigan will be Tony’s, and he will ... Read More »