By Sarah Tonsmeire @racing_sarah Looking back to Atlanta, starting towards the rear proved to be no challenge for drivers Jimmie Johnson, Kevin Harvick, and Matt Kenseth. Their weekend certainly didn’t begin as planned when each of their cars failed to pass through tech in time for qualifying, thus forcing them to the back of the […]
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Harvick Takes Anniversary Trip to Victory Lane February 28, 2015 By Sarah Tonsmeire @racing_sarah Results from today’s NASCAR XFINITY race made for a good precursor to tomorrow’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race. Full-time Sprint Cup drivers dominated the front line for most of the uneventful race. Joey Logano’s momentum has been unmatched since his Daytona 500 win […]
Joey Logano wins Atlanta Pole Joey Logano won the Coors Light pole for the Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 Sprint Cup Series race at Atlanta Motor Speedway with speed of 194.683mph for his 1st pole of 2015, 1st at Atlanta and 9th of his career. Logano has won 2 races from the pole out of 8 previous poles. […]
By Sarah Tonsmeire @racing_sarah With only one week of NASCAR under our belts, there is certainly no shortage of items to discuss. Even with planning and attending his own wedding during the off season, it looks as though Joey Logano has not skipped a beat with producing results. He proved to be the best when […]
Recap and Preview: Last Chance for the Chase By Sarah Tonsmeire Although it was rather hot last weekend in Atlanta, the weather once the sun set, the weather created the perfect setting for an exciting final night race at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Much of the excitement began when Stewart Haas Racing announced Tony Stewart would […]
Kevin Harvick gets 43rd career win in dominate fashion By: Mike Curran (Hampton, Ga – August 30, 2014) Kevin Harvick won the Great Clips 300 at Atlanta Motor Speedway picking up his 3rd win this season for Jr Motorsports. He dominated the race, passing pole sitter #9-Chase Elliott on lap 37 and held […]