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Wed 16 Feb 2005
Daytona Twin 150 race 2 lineup

Daytona Twin 150 race 2 lineup

Pos No Driver Make Time Gap To 1st Speed Gap To 1st --- ---- -------------------- --------- ---------- ------ ------ -------- ------- ------- 1. 48 Jimmie Johnson Chevrolet 47.829 ...

Fri 09 Dec 2005
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 ...

Wed 16 Feb 2005
Daytona Twin 150 race 1 lineup

Daytona Twin 150 race 1 lineup

Pos No Driver Make Time Gap To 1st Speed Gap To 1st --- ---- -------------------- --------- ---------- ------ ------ -------- ------- ------- 1. 88 Dale Jarrett Ford 47.793 ...

Mon 12 Sep 2005
2005 Headline

2005 "Chase" field is set to go

After 26 grueling races, that proved anything can happen in the NASCAR Nextel Cup series; the field for the 'Chase for the Championship' is finally set. Tony Stewart maintains his reign at the head of the class leading into the first playoff race...

Tue 10 May 2005
Boris Said Nurburgring 24H report

Boris Said Nurburgring 24H report

Boris Said's Team Captures Prestigious German Race Boris Said became the first American racer to be part of the winning team in the prestigious German 24-Hour Race, which concluded Sunday (May 8) at the famed Nurburgring Nordschleife, a...

Thu 13 Jan 2005
Jeff Gordon out front at Daytona testingHeadline

Jeff Gordon out front at Daytona testing

Jeff Gordon has been lighting up Daytona International Speedway. Gordon paced both sessions of Nextel Cup series testing at Daytona International Speedway on Monday, posting a lap of 185.265 mph in the morning session and a lap of 185.448 mph in...

Mon 04 Apr 2005
Bobby Labonte to race in Grand Am at BirminghamHeadline

Bobby Labonte to race in Grand Am at Birmingham

Exclusively for Motorsport.com by DC Williams 2000 Nextel Cup Champion Bobby Labonte has added the July 29-31 Grand American Rolex Series race at Barber Motorsports Park in Birmingham, Ala., to his 2005 Grand American Rolex Series race ...

Fri 05 Aug 2005
Michael, Buffy Waltrip new business plan

Michael, Buffy Waltrip new business plan

Waltrip's to Build Waltrip Racing World Sherrills Ford, N.C. (August 4, 2005) -- Michael and Buffy Waltrip have announced today their plans to build an innovative racing facility in Cornelius, NC, adjacent to Interstate 77, entitled Waltrip...

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Chip Ganassi Racing, Home123 end agreement

Chip Ganassi Racing, Home123 end agreement

Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates and Home123 End Sponsorship Relationship CONCORD, N.C. (Nov. 7, 2006) -- Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates (CGRFS) announced today that CGRFS and Home123 have mutually chosen to terminate their ...

Fri 18 Nov 2005
BUSCH: Goodyear Racing Homestead preview

BUSCH: Goodyear Racing Homestead preview

GOODYEAR TIRE NOTES NASCAR Nextel Cup Series -- Race No. 36 -- Ford 400 NASCAR Busch Series -- Race No. 35 -- Ford 300 NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series -- Race No. 25 -- Ford 200 Homestead-Miami Speedway (1.5-mile oval) -- Homestead, Fla. Fast ...

Sat 19 Feb 2005
Daytona Twins race one results

Daytona Twins race one results

Pos St No Driver Make Laps Status --- --- --- -------------------- --------- ---- ----------- 1. 18 15 Michael Waltrip Chevrolet 60 Running 2. 21 8 Dale Earnhardt Jr. Chevrolet 60 Running 3. 8 23...

Wed 16 Mar 2005
BUSCH: Atlanta: Shane Hmiel preview

BUSCH: Atlanta: Shane Hmiel preview

SHANE HMIEL IS A TRIPLE THREAT TO WIN AT ATLANTA MOORESVILLE, NC (March 15, 2005) --This weekend at Atlanta Motor Speedway Shane Hmiel will attempt to run the NASCAR triple-header, which includes the Craftsman Truck series, Busch series, and ...

Sun 03 Jul 2005
Stremme to make Cup debut at Chicago

Stremme to make Cup debut at Chicago

Stremme to Make Cup Debut at Chicago United States Navy to Serve as Primary Sponsor CONCORD, N.C., (July 1, 2005) ----- Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates in an alliance with FitzBradshaw Racing announced today that David Stremme will...

Fri 12 Aug 2005
Chip Ganassi announces 2006 driver lineup

Chip Ganassi announces 2006 driver lineup

Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates Announces 2006 Driver Line Up CONCORD, N.C. (August 12, 2005) - Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates (CGRFS) announced today its complete 2006 driver line up for its NASCAR NEXTEL Cup programs. The ...

Tue 09 Aug 2005
Indianapolis: Tony Stewart race report

Indianapolis: Tony Stewart race report

Big Day at The Brickyard Tony Stewart Wins the Race and Takes the Point Lead SPEEDWAY, Ind., (Aug. 7, 2005) - Tony Stewart has done it. The driver of the ...

Fri 11 Mar 2005
BUSCH: Kenny Wallace wins for Autism

BUSCH: Kenny Wallace wins for Autism

Kenny Wallace Wins $50,000 for Autism in Poker Tournament LAS VEGAS (March 11) -- If NASCAR driver Kenny Wallace gets any luckier, then he should find a way to bottle his good fortune and sell it. Wallace, one of the most visible drivers...

Mon 25 Jul 2005
Garage Chatter: Pocono 2

Garage Chatter: Pocono 2

Waltrip gone sooner than 2006?: Speculation has arisen that Michael Waltrip may vacate his seat in the No. 15 DEI Chevy prior to the end of the 2005 season. Rumors are swirling around the garage that Waltrip has been offered to drive the No. 11 ...

Tue 08 Nov 2005
Joe Gibbs Racing, Hamlin interview

Joe Gibbs Racing, Hamlin interview

Denny Hamlin to drive No. 11 FedEx Chevrolet JOE GIBBS RACING (JGR) ANNOUNCED DENNY HAMLIN AS DRIVER OF NO. 11 FEDEX CHEVROLET MONTE CARLO FOR THE REMAINDER OF 2005 AND ALL OF 2006. Note: Hamlin will campaign for '06 Rookie of the Year honors...

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...

Wed 02 Nov 2005
Texas II: Ricky Rudd preview

Texas II: Ricky Rudd preview

Ricky Rudd - Texas: "There's not a lot of bank, but the speeds are so great and the tires sticks so good that it really plasters you into the right side of the seat. Ricky Rudd, driver of the ...

Fri 12 Aug 2005
CGR announces Mears' 2006 sponsor

CGR announces Mears' 2006 sponsor

Home123 to Sponsor Fourth Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates Cup Entry in '06 Home Mortgage Lender Selects Casey Mears as its Driver CONCORD, N.C. (Aug. 12, 2005) -- Home123 Corporation, a subsidiary of New Century Financial Corporation...

Thu 27 Jan 2005
MBSutton: NASCAR's newest teamHeadline

MBSutton: NASCAR's newest team

MBSutton: NASCAR's Newest Team By: Bill King Nine years ago, Nelson Bowers formed MB2 Motorsports with partners Read Martin III and Tom Beard. Former Valvoline racing director Jay Frye was team manager and Ryan Pemberton was given his first shot...

Mon 14 Nov 2005
Joe Gibbs Racing signs JJ Yeley

Joe Gibbs Racing signs JJ Yeley

YELEY TO DRIVE NO. 18 INTERSTATE BATTERIES CHEVROLET AVONDALE, Ariz., Saturday, Nov. 12, 2005 -- J.J. Yeley will drive the No. 18 Interstate Batteries Chevrolet during the 2006 NASCAR NEXTEL Cup season, Joe Gibbs Racing (JGR) officials announced...

Thu 17 Nov 2005
Final chance at Homestead for 2006 Shootout spot

Final chance at Homestead for 2006 Shootout spot

2006 Budweiser Shootout at Daytona: Homestead is the Final Chance to Earn Invitation Denny Hamlin Becomes 23rd Driver Eligible with Bud Pole at Phoenix With the last Bud Pole Award of the season on the line this Saturday at Homestead-Miami, it...

Fri 07 Oct 2005
Glenn Darrow suspended for substance abuse

Glenn Darrow suspended for substance abuse

CREW CHIEF DARROW SUSPENDED FOR VIOLATING SUBSTANCE ABUSE POLICY DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Oct. 6, 2005) -- The National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR) has suspended crew chief Glenn Darrow indefinitely, for violation of the ...

Thu 28 Jul 2005
Rusty Wallace, Inc Daytona test notes

Rusty Wallace, Inc Daytona test notes

RWI RACING PURSUES AGGRESSIVE DEVELOPMENT SCHEDULE --Buddy Baker Averages 200 MPH at Daytona, Stephen Wallace Completes First Speedway Test-- MOORESVILLE, NC (July 26, 2005)--Despite having a week off from NEXTEL Cup competition, where he ...

Sun 17 Apr 2005
Garage Chatter: Texas

Garage Chatter: Texas

Truex out of DEI in 2006? Rumor is that Martin Truex, Jr. is entertaining other Cup rides for the 2006 season. He is the leading candidate for taking over the No. 25 Chevy currently occupied by Brian Vickers. Truex has also talked to three other...

Fri 11 Nov 2005
Rudd to retire without fanfare

Rudd to retire without fanfare

In an NASCAR world of retirement tours only equal to The Who and Pink Floyd, Ricky Rudd has decided to quietly and eloquently slip out the back door. Rudd announced Tuesday that he plans on stepping away from the sport as of 2005 but stopped short...

Mon 02 May 2005
Talladega: Boris Said race report

Talladega: Boris Said race report

MULTICAR ACCIDENT HALTS BORIS SAID'S STRONG PERFORMANCE TALLADEGA, Ala. (May 1, 2005) -- Boris Said was having a career day in a Nextel Cup oval race. But with 56 laps remaining in Sunday's Aaron's 499 at Talladega Superspeedway, Said saw a...

Wed 09 Mar 2005
IPS: IRL: Indy's 'Yard of Brick' back in place
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IPS: IRL: Indy's 'Yard of Brick' back in place

SPEEDWAY'S FAMOUS 'YARD OF BRICKS' BACK IN PLACE INDIANAPOLIS, Wednesday, March 9, 2005 -- One of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway's most visible pieces of history returned to its rightful place March 9 as crews began reinstalling the famous...

Thu 17 Feb 2005
RCR, GM Goodwrench celebrate anniversary

RCR, GM Goodwrench celebrate anniversary

GM Goodwrench Kicks off 20th Anniversary Celebration at Daytona International Speedway Daytona Beach, FLA. (February 16, 2005) -- GM Goodwrench, a division of General Motors Service and Parts Operations (GMSPO), has announced plans for their...

Thu 30 Jun 2005
MB2 Motorsports sponsorship to end

MB2 Motorsports sponsorship to end

VALVOLINE TO END PARTNERSHIP WITH MB2 AFTER SEASON LEXINGTON, Ky. (June 29, 2005) -- Valvoline today announced an agreement in principle to end its NASCAR Nextel Cup Series team partnership with MB2 Motorsports -- effective at the end of ...

Fri 14 Jan 2005
The 2005 preseason questions (?)

The 2005 preseason questions (?)

Five Questions about the almost unheard of topics for 2005 As the NASCAR season approaches ever so closer, we continue to hear about how will Kasey Kahne or Kurt Busch do in 2005. Will Rusty Wallace win the Daytona 500? However, there are...