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Thu 29 Dec 2005
Kentucky Speedway test notes 2005-12-20

Kentucky Speedway test notes 2005-12-20

B. LABONTE, T. PARROTT OPEN NEW PETTY ERA WITH KENTUCKY SPEEDWAY TEST Crew chief Todd Parrott and driver Bobby Labonte ushered in a new era for the storied Petty Enterprises No. 43 NEXTEL Cup Series car with a test at Kentucky Speedway ...

Tue 20 Dec 2005
Brickyard winner Stewart honored by U.S. Congress

Brickyard winner Stewart honored by U.S. Congress

INDIANA LAWMAKERS HONOR INDY WINNER STEWART IN U.S. CONGRESS INDIANAPOLIS, Thursday, Dec. 15, 2005 -- Tony Stewart fulfilled a lifetime dream by winning the Allstate 400 at the Brickyard on Aug. 7 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, and he also...

BUSCH: Roush Racing names sponsor for Kluever

BUSCH: Roush Racing names sponsor for Kluever

3M TO SPONSOR TODD KLUEVER IN THE BUSCH SERIES IN 2006 Company will also sponsor Kluever and Mark Martin in Nextel Cup CONCORD, N.C. - 3M Company and Roush Racing announced today that 3M will be the primary sponsor for the No. 06 Ford Fusion...

Thu 15 Dec 2005
John Glover received Buddy Shuman award

John Glover received Buddy Shuman award

Champion Spark Plug Motorsports Representative John Glover Receives Prestigious NASCAR Buddy Shuman Award SOUTHFIELD, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 15, 2005--John Glover, who for more than two decades has been the "go-to guy" for NASCAR...

Stewart honored by US House of Representatives

Stewart honored by US House of Representatives

Capitol reward: Tony Stewart honored by U. S. House of Representatives Congressional corps sponsors resolution hailing NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series Champion DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Dec 15, 2005) -- During the past few weeks, Tony Stewart (No. 20...

Starr moves to Red Horse Racing

Starr moves to Red Horse Racing

David Starr Moves To Red Horse Racing Top NASCAR Truck Series driver excited To join new team, Toyota Tundra MOORESVILLE, N.C. -- One of the top names in NASCAR's Craftsman Truck Series will drive for one of the hottest teams in the sport in...

Tue 13 Dec 2005
Bobby Hamilton nets new sponsor

Bobby Hamilton nets new sponsor

HAMILTON PARTNERS WITH FASTENAL 2004 NASCAR CRAFTSMAN TRUCK SERIES CHAMP SIGNS MULTI-YEAR DEAL, WILL CHANGE TO NO. 18 MT. JULIET, TN -- December 9, 2005 -- 2004 NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series champion Bobby Hamilton has joined forces with the...

BUSCH: 2005 season payoff announced

BUSCH: 2005 season payoff announced

MARTIN TRUEX JR. COLLECTS RECORD $3 MILLION IN FINAL 2005 NASCAR BUSCH SERIES PAYOUT Series record 17 drivers exceed $1 million DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Dec. 9, 2005) -- Martin Truex Jr., the 2005 NASCAR Busch Series driver champion, will receive a...

Sun 11 Dec 2005
2005 Awards ceremony notes

2005 Awards ceremony notes

TED MUSGRAVE COLLECTS $364,643 IN POINT FUND AWARDS NASCAR Craftsman Truck Champion Honored in Orlando ORLANDO, Fla. (Dec. 12, 2005) -- NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series champion Ted Musgrave (No. 1 Mopar Dodge) collected $364,643 in point fund ...

BUSCH: Truex celebrates second title

BUSCH: Truex celebrates second title

New Jersey's Truex receives record season payout By: Thomas Chemris Martin Truex Jr celebrated his second consecutive NASCAR Busch Series title as the he and his team accepted awards at the championship banquet held at the Portofino Bay Hotel...

Fri 09 Dec 2005
Team changes at Penske Racing South

Team changes at Penske Racing South

BLOOMFIELD HILLS, MI (December 9, 2005) -- Penske Racing South announced today that Roy McCauley will become the crew chief of the No. 2 Miller Lite Dodge effective immediately. McCauley replaces Larry Carter who will move to a management...

Penske allows Kvapil to pursue other rides

Penske allows Kvapil to pursue other rides

Travis Kvapil Permitted To Pursue Other Opportunities BLOOMFIELD HILLS, MI (December 8, 2005) - With the recent decision by Penske-Jasper Racing and Eastman Kodak Company to not field the No. 77 Kodak Dodge in the 2006 NASCAR NEXTEL Cup ...

A Look Back: 2005 media preseason predictions

A Look Back: 2005 media preseason predictions

A Look Back: Revisiting 2005 NASCAR Preseason Media Predictions Tony Stewart wins NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series title; top pick Jimmie Johnson finishes fifth DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Dec 8, 2005) -- Just how clear were the crystal balls used by media...

Ron Otto named BAM Racing crew chief

Ron Otto named BAM Racing crew chief

Ron Otto Named BAM Racing Crew Chief Ohio native has rookie experience CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Ron Otto, an experienced leader who has worked with some of the top names in motorsports, has been named crew chief for the ...

Martinsville Speedway 2006 schedule unchanged

Martinsville Speedway 2006 schedule unchanged

Martinsville Speedway NEXTEL Cup Schedule Unchanged For 2006 The 2006 NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series schedule at Martinsville Speedway will be a mirror image of the 2005 season. The first 2006 NASCAR NEXTEL Cup stop at Martinsville will be the ...

BUSCH: Champion's Week, day three notes

BUSCH: Champion's Week, day three notes

NASCAR Busch Series Champion's Week - Day 3 *NASCAR Busch Series Top-10 drivers join champion Truex Jr. for Orlando media activities *NASCAR Busch Series Awards Ceremony takes place Friday night DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Dec. 8, 2005) --...

BUSCH: Champion's Week, day two notes

BUSCH: Champion's Week, day two notes

MARTIN TRUEX JR. NASCAR BUSCH SERIES CHAMPION'S WEEK -- DAY 2 *Martin Truex Jr. meets Tampa Bay media; market is No. 2 among nation's top 10 for series *Truex, NASCAR Busch Series Top 10 visit Orlando media on Thursday DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.

Wed 07 Dec 2005
Wyler Racing, Sprague plan for 2006

Wyler Racing, Sprague plan for 2006

GREAT EXPECTATIONS FOR WYLER RACING IN '06 "Three-Time Champion Jack Sprague Plans Run For The 2006 NCTS Championship" MOORESVILE, NC (December 6, 2005) - Since their arrival on the NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series scene at the Milwaukee Mile...

Deborah Renshaw plans uncertain for 2006

Deborah Renshaw plans uncertain for 2006

RENSHAW'S PLANS UNCERTAIN FOR 2006 BOWLING GREEN, KENTUCKY (December 5, 2005) -- The 2005 NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series season was filled with highs and lows for driver Deborah Renshaw. Piloting the No. 8 DODGE out of the BHR2 stable,...

Stewart's win at IMS earns him award

Stewart's win at IMS earns him award

FANS VOTE STEWART'S INDY WIN AS MOST DRAMATIC MOMENT OF 2006 INDIANAPOLIS, Monday, Dec. 5, 2005 -- Tony Stewart's emotional victory at the Allstate 400 at the Brickyard on Aug. 7 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway earned NASCAR's Most Dramatic...

BUSCH: Champion's Week, day one notes

BUSCH: Champion's Week, day one notes

MARTIN TRUEX JR. NASCAR BUSCH SERIES CHAMPION'S WEEK -- DAY 1 *Truex Jr. arrives in Tampa today to kick off series Champion's Week activities *Members of NASCAR Busch Series Top 10 join Truex in Orlando beginning Thursday DAYTONA...

BUSCH: ppc Racing announces 2006 crew chiefs

BUSCH: ppc Racing announces 2006 crew chiefs

ppc Racing Assembles Veteran Crew Chief Team for 2006 Season MOORESVILLE, NC (December 5, 2005) -- ppc Racing officials announced today that they have assembled a team of veteran crew chiefs to lead ppc Racing into 2006. Randy Cox and Ricky Gay...

Tue 06 Dec 2005
Stewart saluted as 2005 championHeadline

Stewart saluted as 2005 champion

It went long, some of the speeches were a trifle wordy, and Jay Mohr was disturbingly mean, but in the end NASCAR wrapped up its season with quite a bash at the Waldorf-Astoria in Manhattan. NASCAR Nextel Cup Awards Banquet at the...

Sun 04 Dec 2005
Champion's Week, day five report

Champion's Week, day five report

NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series Champion's Week Presented by Sprint - Day 5 * NASCAR's Big Night: Awards ceremony caps off momentous week * Breakfast of champions: Myers Brothers breakfast honors special award winners NEW YORK (Dec. 2, 2005) --...

2005 Point Fund Awards announced

2005 Point Fund Awards announced

Tony Stewart to Collect More Than $6 Million in Point Fund Awards NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series champion sets single season winnings record NEW YORK (Dec. 2, 2005) -- NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series champion Tony Stewart (No. 20 The Home Depot Chevrolet)...

Kennedy remains with Front Row Motorsports

Kennedy remains with Front Row Motorsports

Ted Kennedy To Remain With Front Row Motorsports CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA (12-02-05) - - Veteran NASCAR crew chief Ted Kennedy announced Friday afternoon that his plans are to continue to serve as the car chief on the No. 92 Front Row...

Dale Earnhardt Jr wins most popular award

Dale Earnhardt Jr wins most popular award

Three Straight For Dale Earnhardt, Jr. Wins Vote For Chex NMPA NASCAR Most Popular Driver; Over 4.1 million votes cast by race car fans nationwide NEW YORK (December 2, 2005) -- Dale Earnhardt Jr. has won his third straight Chex NMPA NASCAR Most...

Champion's Week, day four report

Champion's Week, day four report

NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series Champion's Week Presented by Sprint - Day 4 * Final Countdown: Top 10 drivers visit NYSE, France delivers 'State of the Sport' speech * Champions Dinner: Champions from every NASCAR series will be honored NEW YORK...

Garage Chatter: Champion's Week

Garage Chatter: Champion's Week

Robert Yates Racing announces 2006 line-up: As expected RYR confirmed on Monday that Tommy Baldwin will take over as crew chief of the No. 38 Ford driven by Elliott Sadler and Slugger Labbe will become the crew chief for the No. 88 Ford of Dale ...

Fri 02 Dec 2005
Champion's Week, day three report

Champion's Week, day three report

NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series Champion's Week Presented by Sprint - Day 3 * Victory Lap: NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series takes to the city streets * On Deck: New York Stock Exchange opening and NASCAR Press Conference on Thursday NEW YORK (Nov. 30,...

Rusty Wallace to address high school fundraiser

Rusty Wallace to address high school fundraiser

Oak Hills Athletic Boosters brings in Rusty Wallace Rusty Wallace will be the featured keynote speaker at the Oak Hills High School Athletics Fundraiser at The Woodlands in Cincinnati, Ohio, on January 16, 2006. The event will be from ...

Champion's Week, day two report

Champion's Week, day two report

NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series Champion's Week Presented by Sprint--Day 2 * Memorable Moments: FDNY Fire Academy and Staten Island University Hospital visits * On Deck: Victory Lap presented by Sprint brings thrill of NASCAR to streets of ...