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Fri 05 Dec 2008
Champions Week, day two report

Champions Week, day two report

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Champions Week -- Day 2 Johnson Participates In Landmark Photo Shoot; Visits Key Media Outlets Three-Time Champion To Ring New York Stock Exchange's Opening Bell Wednesday Morning DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Dec. 2, 2008) --...

Wed 03 Dec 2008
Donnie Wingo named No 26 crew chief

Donnie Wingo named No 26 crew chief

ROUSH FENWAY RACING ANNOUNCES DONNIE WINGO AS CREW CHIEF FOR NO. 26 CONCORD, N.C. (Dec. 2, 2008) - Roush Fenway Racing announced today that Donnie Wingo will serve as crew chief for Jamie McMurray and the No. 26 Crown Royal / IRWIN Industrial...

Tue 02 Dec 2008
Champions Week, day one report

Champions Week, day one report

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Champions Week -- Day 1 Johnson's Third Straight Championship Earns Him Return Trip To New York City; Full Slate Of Media Events And Special Appearances Highlight Johnson's Week DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Dec. 1, 2008) --...

Sun 30 Nov 2008
Champions Week preview

Champions Week preview

2008 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Champions Week Preview Three-Time Champion Jimmie Johnson To Be Honored In Dec. 5 Awards Ceremony Johnson Headlines Week Of Media Appearances, Special Events In New York City DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Nov. 26, 2008)...

Tue 25 Nov 2008
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2008 "Stewie Awards" nominees announced

TONY STEWART AND SIRIUS RADIO ANNOUNCE NOMINEES FOR SECOND ANNUAL 'STEWIE AWARDS' Presentation of "The Stewies" will take place in a live broadcast during 2008 NASCAR Champions Week Fans around the country cast their votes to decide award ...

Ingram's Flat Spot On: All hail CaleHeadline

Ingram's Flat Spot On: All hail Cale

Flat Spot On by Jonathan Ingram ALL HAIL CALE Now that Jimmie Johnson has clinched this year's Sprint Cup, the question looms. Was it tougher to win three straight championships in the current era of the Chase versus the old points ...

Sun 23 Nov 2008
James Hylton/EM Motorsport team for 2009 Daytona 500

James Hylton/EM Motorsport team for 2009 Daytona 500

November 22, 2008 -- EM Motorsports is proud to announce that legendary NASCAR competitor James Hylton has teamed up with car owner John Carter to compete in the 51st annual Daytona 500. The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series event will be contested on ...

Fri 21 Nov 2008
Champions' Week Thursday report

Champions' Week Thursday report

NASCAR Nationwide Series 2008 Champions' Week Media Day * Third Time's A Charm For Driver Champion Clint Bowyer * Teamwork Propels Joe Gibbs Racing's NASCAR Nationwide Series Program ORLANDO, Fla. (Nov. 21, 2008) -- Clint Bowyer wasn't going to...

Furniture Row Racing, Nemechek buyout agreement

Furniture Row Racing, Nemechek buyout agreement

Nemechek, Furniture Row Racing Agree on Contract Buyout DENVER, Colo. (Nov. 21, 2008) -- On the heels of Furniture Row Racing announcing plans for a limited 2009 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series schedule, the team announced today a contract buyout of...

Ambrose to be on Australia television program

Ambrose to be on Australia television program

60 MINUTES TO FOCUS ON AMBROSE NASCAR CAREER Australian motor racing fans will get a unique insight into the world of NASCAR and the life of Aussie ace Marcos Ambrose when 60 Minutes resumes on the Nine Network early in 2009. A 60 Minutes...

Roush Fenway Racing re-signs Kenseth

Roush Fenway Racing re-signs Kenseth

MATT KENSETH RE-SIGNS WITH ROUSH FENWAY RACING Concord, N.C. (November 20, 2006) - Roush Fenway Racing announced today that it has re-signed 2003 Sprint Cup Champion Matt Kenseth to a multi-year contract. Kenseth has been with Roush Fenway...

Bobby Labonte retains record

Bobby Labonte retains record

Labonte Still Only Driver to Win Cup and Nationwide Titles As Johnson Joins Yarborough, Labonte Remains by Himself Mooresville, N.C. (November 20, 2008) -- Bobby Labonte has enjoyed a long and storied career in NASCAR. His 2000 Sprint Cup ...

Series releases media pre-season predictions outcome

Series releases media pre-season predictions outcome

Media Members Almost Perfect, In Predicting 2008 Chase Field DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Nov. 19, 2008) -- The media proved it did its homework prior to the 2008 NASCAR Sprint Cup season, correctly predicting 11 of the 12 drivers who qualified for the...

Wed 19 Nov 2008
Homestead: Race results

Homestead: Race results

Pos St No Driver Make Points Bonus Laps Winnings Status --- --- --- -------------------- --------- ------ ----- ----- ------------ ------------ 1. 18 30 Todd Bodine Toyota 190 5 137 59,350 ...

2008 Final standings

2008 Final standings

Pos Driver Points Starts Wins Top 5 Top 10 Winnings ---- ------------------------- ------ ------ ---- ----- ------ ------------ 1. Johnny Benson+ 3725 25 5 14 18 754,405 2. Ron Hornaday...

2008 Final standings

2008 Final standings

Pos Driver Points Starts Wins Top 5 Top 10 Winnings ---- ------------------------- ------ ------ ---- ----- ------ ------------ 1. Jimmie Johnson+ 6684 36 7 15 22 7,354,860 2. Carl Edwards...

2008 Final standings

2008 Final standings

Pos Driver Points Starts Wins Top 5 Top 10 Winnings ---- ------------------------- ------ ------ ---- ----- ------ ------------ 1. Clint Bowyer+ 5132 35 1 14 29 1,041,070 2. Carl Edwards...

Homestead: Race results

Homestead: Race results

Pos St No Driver Make Points Bonus Laps Winnings Status --- --- --- -------------------- --------- ------ ----- ----- ------------ ------------ 1. 2 60 Carl Edwards Ford 190 5 200 89,770 ...

Homestead: Race results

Homestead: Race results

Pos St No Driver Make Points Bonus Laps Winnings Status --- --- --- -------------------- --------- ------ ----- ----- ------------ ------------ 1. 4 99 Carl Edwards Ford 195 10 267 365,225 ...

Yates Racing announces Menard to drive No. 98

Yates Racing announces Menard to drive No. 98

MENARD TO DRIVE NO. 98 YATES RACING FORD FUSION IN 2009 NASCAR SPRINT CUP COMPETITION CONCORD, N.C. (November 18, 2008) -- Yates Racing is pleased to announce Paul Menard as the driver of the No. 98 Menards Ford Fusion in 2009 NASCAR Sprint...

Johnson - NASCAR champion's teleconference

Johnson - NASCAR champion's teleconference

NASCAR Teleconference Transcript - Jimmie Johnson November 18, 2008 An Interview With: JIMMIE JOHNSON THE MODERATOR: Good afternoon, everyone. Welcome to the final NASCAR Sprint Cup Series teleconference for the 2008 season. We have a...

Celebrity Chase Tracker prediction results

Celebrity Chase Tracker prediction results

Evanovich Laps Chase Tracker Field It usually doesn't take this long for Janet Evanovich to reach No. 1. The best-selling author captured the 2008 NASCAR Sprint Cup Celebrity Chase Tracker title after finishing a disappointing third in last ...

Homestead: Robby Gordon race report

Homestead: Robby Gordon race report

Gordon Finishes 26th in the Last Race of the 2008 Season Charlotte, N.C. (November 18, 2008) -- Robby Gordon Motorsports entered the last race of the season with high hopes. With a string of strong performances at intermediate tracks throughout...

Series Champions' Week preview

Series Champions' Week preview

2008 NASCAR Nationwide Series Champions' Week Preview * Driver Champion Bowyer; Owner Champion JGR To Be Honored In Orlando Saturday * Bowyer Visits Columbus Tuesday; Media Day In Orlando Friday DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Nov. 18, 2008) -- In its ...