Juan Pablo Montoya clocked a lap of 49.375 seconds for a speed of 182.278 mph to capture the pole for the 17th running of the Brickyard 400.
SPEEDWAY, Ind. – After the initial practice session, teams made adjustments and hit the track to see how their cars took to the changes. There was also some cloud cover that moved over the track which allowed the track temp to dip slightly, which is critical at Indianapolis, one of the most temperature sensitive tracks …
The NASCAR Cup Series has returned to Indianapolis and Juan Pablo Montoya has picked up right where he left off.
With three laps to go, Jimmie Johnson executed his own bump-and-run at the same spot to get alongside Busch and reclaim the lead.
“All we do is win, baby!” were the words Denny Hamlin uttered as he was coming to take the checkered flag at Michigan International Speedway on Sunday.
Kevin Harvick held court in the media center at Michigan and cleared the air on how things got to this point with 20-year old Joey Logano.
On Tuesday, Red Bull Racing officials announced the swap of crew chiefs and supporting personnel between the Nos. 82 and 83 Toyotas, effective immediately.
Last week’s winner of the All-Star Race, Busch became only the seventh driver to win both the all-star event and the Coca-Cola 600 in the same year.
When it mattered most, Kurt Busch was there to earn the $1,028,309 purse and take home the trophy for the Sprint All-Star Race.
As laps clicked away, Martin Truex Jr. drove away from Greg Biffle to score the win and transfer into the night’s main event.
A deal that looked as if it was not happening has been ironed out and driver Kevin Harvick and team owner Richard Childress could not be happier.
Making one of the hardest announcements of his career, Brian Vickers explained he would be out of the car for the rest of the 2010 season.