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Mon 21 Nov 2005
Homestead: Winning team interview

Homestead: Winning team interview

GREG BIFFLE -- No. 16 National Guard Taurus: "The night didn't start out very good for us. The car was real, real tight, loose in, and I got it off in practice. I started the race car way too tight for the race tonight, and really paid the price...

Homestead: Martin, Kenseth pre-race interview

Homestead: Martin, Kenseth pre-race interview

MARK MARTIN-MATT KENSETH PRESS CONFERENCE MARK MARTIN -- No. 6 Viagra Taurus: "I thought I had him. That's the overview. Oh man, I'm the luckiest man in the world to drive that 6 car. I sure hope that we're able to keep all those guys ...

Homestead: Ford teams race notes and quotes

Homestead: Ford teams race notes and quotes

BIFFLE WINS FORD 400 FOR THE SECOND STRAIGHT YEAR * Greg Biffle won for the sixth time this season and for the second straight year at Homestead-Miami. * Biffle now owns nine NNC wins (Daytona, Michigan twice, Homestead-Miami twice,...

Homestead: Joe Nemechek race report

Homestead: Joe Nemechek race report

NEMECHEK FINISHES 24TH IN HOMESTEAD; COMPLETES SEASON 16TH IN DRIVER POINTS HOMESTEAD, Fla. (Nov. 20, 2005) -- The season finale didn't turn out to be what Joe Nemechek had hoped for as the U.S. Army driver finished 24th Sunday at...

On the eve of the championshipHeadline

On the eve of the championship

If Tony Stewart is nervous about his championship chase on the eve of the season finale, he isn't about to let you know it. Stewart's fate is in the hands of the people that he trusts the most -- himself and crew chief Greg Zipadelli. A 10th...

Homestead: Newman post-qualifying interview

Homestead: Newman post-qualifying interview

RYAN NEWMAN (No. 12 Alltel Dodge) -- Qualified second "It wasn't a perfect lap, but it was good. I'm real excited about both cars this weekend. Carl had a good lap. I don't know if the track got any faster or slower. That's beside the point.

Homestead: Dodge teams qualifying quotes

Homestead: Dodge teams qualifying quotes

JEFF GREEN (No. 43 Chex Party Mix Dodge Charger) "It was pushing. We never could get it to turn. We just don't have any front grip. I don't know why." JEREMY MAYFIELD (No. 19 Dodge Dealers/UAW Dodge Charger) "I'm pretty happy with that lap....

Homestead: Pole winner interview

Homestead: Pole winner interview

CARL EDWARDS - No. 99 Office Depot Taurus (Qualified 1st) "My Office Depot team did a great job. The car was unreal. This is one of those tracks where if you get the car set up perfectly it's not the hardest job for the driver. I wiggled a...

Homestead: Ford teams qualifying quotes

Homestead: Ford teams qualifying quotes

RICKY RUDD - No. 21 Motorcraft Genuine Parts Taurus (Qualified 25th) "We were in pretty serious trouble yesterday. We didn't test here. We would have liked to, but as a single-car team you can't really cheat the system like these other guys do...

Homestead starting lineup

Homestead starting lineup

Pos No Driver Make Time Gap To 1st Speed Gap To 1st --- ---- -------------------- --------- ---------- ------ ------ -------- ------- ------- 1. 99 Carl Edwards Ford 30.673 ...

Homestead: MB2's Frye, Marlin press conference

Homestead: MB2's Frye, Marlin press conference

MB2 MOTORSPORTS ANNOUNCED A NEW RACING RELATIONSHIP WITH STERLING MARLIN AS DRIVER OF THE NO. 14 CHEVROLET MONTE CARLO SPONSORED BY WASTE MANAGEMENT. DOUG RANDOLPH WILL BE THE CREW CHIEF. PRESS CONFERENCE HIGHLIGHTS: JAY FRYE, MB2'S CHIEF ...

Homestead: Hendrick's media visit quotes

Homestead: Hendrick's media visit quotes

RICK HENDRICK, OWNER OF HENDRICK MOTORSPORTS, VISITED WITH THE MEDIA AFTER PRESENTING $213,000 TO THE AMERICAN RED CROSS: CAN YOU SUM-UP THE 2005 SEASON? "Well, we won 10 races. And we won four of the nine Chase races. I don't know where we're...

Rusty Wallace bids adieu

Rusty Wallace bids adieu

It's Rusty Wallace's last call at Homestead-Miami Speedway. Wallace will make his 706th and last start in Sunday's Ford 400. The 49-year-old NASCAR veteran will retire with 55 victories to his resume. This has been an emotional weekend for the...

Edwards knocks out quick lap for Homestead poleHeadline

Edwards knocks out quick lap for Homestead pole

Tony Stewart should be getting nervous. The cards seem to be falling Carl Edwards way heading into the season finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway. Edwards knocked out the quickest lap in Bud pole qualifying, posting a 176.051 mph. Carl ...

Biffle grabs the win in HomesteadHeadline

Biffle grabs the win in Homestead

Greg Biffle held off Mark Martin on a last lap door-to- door battle to win the Nextel Cup series season finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway. Biffle grabbed the lead in dramatic fashion in the races closing laps after having not been a factor all...

Sat 19 Nov 2005
Homestead: Dodge teams Friday quotes

Homestead: Dodge teams Friday quotes

RUSTY WALLACE (No. 2 Miller Lite Dodge Charger) NOTE: Wallace, a 49-year-old veteran from St. Louis, will make his 706th and final career start in Sunday's NASCAR NEXTEL Cup race at Homestead. Wallace has 55 victories, 202 top fives and 349 top...

Homestead: Gibbs, Duchardt media visit highlights

Homestead: Gibbs, Duchardt media visit highlights

J.D. GIBBS, JOE GIBBS RACING, JACK ROUSH, ROUSH RACING, RAY EVERNHAM, EVERNHAM MOTORSPORTS, AND DOUG DUCHARDT, HENDRICK MOTORSPORTS PARTICIPATED IN THE NEXTEL WAKE-UP CALL TODAY. HIGHLIGHTS OF MEDIA Q&A'S WITH J.D. GIBBS AND DOUG DUCHARDT J.D.

Homestead final practice times

Homestead final practice times

Pos No Driver Make Time Gap To 1st Speed Gap To 1st --- ---- -------------------- --------- ---------- ------ ------ -------- ------- ------- 1. 24 Jeff Gordon Chevrolet 30.774 ...

Homestead: Evernham, Mayfield - Dodge interview

Homestead: Evernham, Mayfield - Dodge interview

RAY EVERNHAM (President, CEO Evernham Motorsports) COMMENT ON TONY STEWART GOING AFTER HIS SECOND TITLE "Anytime you win a championship in a series that's as difficult and competitive as ours, it's an accomplishment that you can make a career...

Garage Chatter: Season Finale

Garage Chatter: Season Finale

Kahne and Newman to run Intrepids at Homestead: Kasey Kahne and Ryan Newman both will run Dodge Intrepids at Homestead-Miami Speedway instead of the Dodge Charger. NASCAR allowed the car change and still has the 2004 Intrepid templates for the...

Wood Brothers/JTG Racing press conference

Wood Brothers/JTG Racing press conference

Wood Brothers/JTG Racing announced today that starting in 2006 Ken Schrader will drive the famed No. 21 Ford and that Little Debbie will join the team as a new sponsor for 18 races. Schrader takes over for Ricky Rudd, who last week announced that...

Homestead: Jack Roush visits media

Homestead: Jack Roush visits media

Jack Roush, car owner of the five Roush Racing Tauruses in the Chase for the Nextel Cup, was part of a Q&A session this morning in the infield media center at Homestead-Miami Speedway. JACK ROUSH, Car Owner -- Roush Racing Tauruses ASSUMING...

Homestead practice 1 times

Homestead practice 1 times

Pos No Driver Make Time Gap To 1st Speed Gap To 1st --- ---- -------------------- --------- ---------- ------ ------ -------- ------- ------- 1. 12 Ryan Newman Dodge 30.770 ...

Schrader, Wood Brothers/JTG and sponsor news

Schrader, Wood Brothers/JTG and sponsor news

NASCAR VETERAN KEN SCHRADER JOINS WOOD BROTHERS/JTG RACING TEAM Schrader Will Drive The Famed Number 21 Car in 2006 Sponsored By The Newest Face in NASCAR -- Little Debbie Snacks Homestead-Miami Speedway, FL-- NASCAR veteran Ken Schrader ...

Fri 18 Nov 2005
Homestead: Biffle, Edwards press conference, part 2

Homestead: Biffle, Edwards press conference, part 2

Continued from part 1 EDWARDS (continued) HOW DO YOU FEEL FOR KURT THIS WEEK? "I tried to call Kurt. The only two people that really know what went on exactly are Kurt and that police officer, that sheriff's deputy. Whatever happened ...

Homestead: Biffle, Edwards press conference, part 1

Homestead: Biffle, Edwards press conference, part 1

Carl Edwards and Greg Biffle, who are third and fourth respectively in the Chase for the Nextel Cup, were part of a press conference in Miami this afternoon to discuss the Ford 400. Edwards is trailing leader Tony Stewart by 87 points while...

Homestead: Casey Mears preview

Homestead: Casey Mears preview

Target Team Facts: * Final Run: Casey Mears will be making his final start in the No. 41 Target Dodge this weekend at Homestead-Miami Speedway. Mears has been piloting this car since his rookie season in the NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series three years...

Homestead: Joe Nemechek preview

Homestead: Joe Nemechek preview

No Ordinary Joe; Nemechek Not Ready For a Rest HOMESTEAD, Fla. (Nov. 16, 2005) -- For many of the drivers, crew members and working personnel who have traveled the grueling NASCAR Nextel Cup circuit since testing began in January, this is a ...

Homestead: Travis Kvapil preview

Homestead: Travis Kvapil preview

MOORESVILLE, N.C. (Nov. 15, 2005) - Travis Kvapil will make his second NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series start at Homestead-Miami Speedway in Sunday's Ford 500 and hopes to close out his rocky rookie season in NASCAR's upper echelon on a high...

Homestead: Kasey Kahne preview

Homestead: Kasey Kahne preview

KASEY KAHNE QUOTES "I've learned a lot this year. As a team, we've learned a lot, but I think more progress will be made in the off-season with the changes that Ray (Evernham) and Evernham Motorsports are making. Some of those changes have...

Homestead: Jeremy Mayfield preview

Homestead: Jeremy Mayfield preview

Jeremy Mayfield Quotes: "Homestead has now become even more important for our team with the changes that have been made this week. The race will be a test session; we'll take the data, evaluate it and use it as a base for the start of the 2006...