By Reid Spencer Sporting News NASCAR Wire Service (February 20, 2011) DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — The planets aligned. Heck, the heavens stood still. And Trevor Bayne recaptured the magic of David Pearson in the Wood Brothers throwback No. 21 Ford, winning Sunday’s 53rd running of the Daytona 500. On the second attempt at a green-white-checkered-flag […]
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By Reid Spencer Sporting News NASCAR Wire Service (February 19, 2011) DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.—With a shove from Landon Cassill, Tony Stewart surged past Clint Bowyer at the finish line to win Saturday’s season-opening Drive4COPD 300, his fourth straight NASCAR Nationwide Series victory at Daytona International Speedway. Bowyer ran second .007 seconds behind Stewart. Cassill came […]
By Reid Spencer Sporting News NASCAR Wire Service (February 18, 2010) DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.—Ten years to the day from his first victory in the Daytona 500, Michael Waltrip made a slingshot pass of Elliott Sadler at the end of a green-white-checkered-flag finish Friday night to win the NextEra Energy Resources 250 Camping World Truck Series […]
“TRANSFORMERS: Dark of the Moon” stars Josh Duhamel, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley and director Michael Bay will serve as the Daytona 500 Grand Marshals on Feb. 20. In addition, the modified NASCAR stock cars of Jimmie Johnson, Juan Pablo Montoya and Dale Earnhardt, Jr.featured in the movie will make their first public appearance by leading the 43-car field during […]
Hendrick signs Bill Elliott’s son Chase: (HMS)(2-16-2011) Hendrick Motorsports has signed Chase Elliott to a multi-year driver agreement. Elliott, the son of 1988 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Bill Elliott, will continue to compete for his family-owned team until meeting age requirements for entering NASCAR national series events. Bill Elliott Racing, based in Dawsonville, Ga., […]
An all Hendrick front row for the 2011 Daytona 500. By: Mike Curran Dale Jr. would be the quickest of the 48 cars that made an attempt to start from the from row for the 2011 Daytona 500. This is Dale Jr.’s 10th Sprint Cup pole and first at Daytona with a lap of 48.36 […]
By Reid Spencer Sporting News NASCAR Wire Service (February 12, 2011) DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.—Budweiser Shootout winner Kurt Busch got it right—Daytona is a whole new game. With a push from 2010 Daytona 500 winner Jamie McMurray, Busch won Saturday night’s season-opening exhibition race when Denny Hamlin drew a black flag for passing below the yellow […]
Lucas Oil to sponsor NASCAR Camping World Truck Series events at Dover International Speedway and Nashville Superspeedway
Release date: February 4, 2011 Contact: Keli Gunn, Lucas Oil Products Joe Heller, Nashville Superspeedway DOVER, Del. – Lucas Oil, Dover International Speedway and Nashville Superspeedway have entered into a new partnershipagreement that names the manufacturer of problem solving additives and high performance lubricants as title sponsor of the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series events […]
LEBANON, Tenn. – A new year and a new NASCAR season brings new reduced ticket prices for fans of Nashville Superspeedway. Single event tickets for NASCAR events at Nashville will go on sale this Wednesday, Jan. 5 at 8 a.m. Fans can take advantage of the new reduced ticket prices by reserving their seats in […]
YOUR HELP IS NEEDED TO SAVE THE FAIRGROUNDS SPEEDWAY IN NASHVILLE – THE MEETING IS FAST APPROACHING SO MAKE YOUR VOICE HEARD.
Roger Mealey (theracersresource.com) Jan.06.2011 At first glance it may seem that the meetings to decide the fate of theFairgrounds Speedway are only of concern to those in the Nashville area but I think it reaches much further than that. Right now the Mayor and city council of Nashville need to hear from all of us. […]