Woodard Racing Suspends Derek Lusk
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina (Friday, December 15, 2006) - - Woodard Racing
owner Rick Woodard announced today the indefinite suspension of crew
member Derek Lusk for violation of NASCAR's substance abuse ...
In Memoriam: Dennis James
Dennis James, 57, the NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series starter since 2003
passed away on July 11, 2007.
Dennis, a Fletcher N.C. resident, had been involved in racing since the mid
1970s when he was a competitor at...
NASCAR Champions Participate in Day One of Goodyear Tire Test at Atlanta
HAMPTON, Ga. (Dec. 11, 2007) -- On an unseasonably warm day
at Atlanta Motor Speedway, 2000 NASCAR Cup champion Bobby Labonte and
JOEY CLANTON AND ZAXBY'S COMPLETE ROUSH FENWAY RACING'S NASCAR CRAFTSMAN
TRUCK SERIES LINE-UP
CONCORD, N.C. -- Roush Fenway Racing announced today that Joey Clanton
will be part of its NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series line-up for 2008,
SOUTH POINT RACING TO RUN PME ENGINES IN SEASON'S FIRST TWO RACES
Short-Term Partnership Gives Kroyer Racing Engines Additional Research and Development Time
Las Vegas, NV (Jan. 31, 2007) -- South Point Racing and Kroyer Racing
Roush Fenway Racing
Phoenix International Raceway, Nov. 9-11
NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series: Checker Auto Parts 500
Sunday November 11
3:00 PM Eastern -- ABC/MRN
NASCAR Busch Series: Arizona.Travel 200 Challenge
Saturday November ...
Surprise Driver Takes Podium Finish in Chili Bowl
'Young Justin Allgaier Takes Home Third Place in the 21st Annual event'
21st Annual O'Reilly Chili Bowl Midget Nationals was the ARCA RE/MAX
and NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series driver Justin ...
Dodson Brings Championship Credentials To Pennington Motorsports
"Gaulding Also Takes Control Of Team In Intense Restructuring
MOORESVILLE, North Carolina (May 23, 2007) - - Pennington Motorsports
team owner J. Pennington officially ...
BLUE OX TO SPONSOR NO. 8 MRD MOTORSPORTS NASCAR CRAFTSMAN TRUCK SERIES ENTRY AT DAYTONA
Concord, N.C. (February 13, 2007) -- MRD Motorsport's No. 8
Chevrolet Silverado and driver Blake Bjorklund will have primary
sponsorship from Blue Ox...
Bobby Labonte and Ron Hornaday Jr. Conclude Goodyear Tire Test at Atlanta Motor Speedway
HAMPTON, Ga. (Dec. 12, 2007) -- Bobby Labonte and Ron
Hornaday Jr. completed the second and final day of a Goodyear tire test
LESSONS LEARNED: Toyota completed its first full season of NASCAR NEXTEL
Cup Series (NNCS) competition with the Camry in 2007. "I would probably
give our first season a letter grade of a B-minus," says Jim Aust,
vice president of motorsports,...
SCHRADER TO ATTEMPT DOUBLE DUTY WEEKEND AT INDY
Ken Schrader will be making his fifth career start at O'Reilly
Raceway Park when he pilots the No. 18 Fastenal Dodge on Friday night. He
has three previous NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series starts and...
Villeneuve goes back in time, returns to Phoenix, scene of his oval racing debut
This weekend, Jacques Villeneuve will contest both NASCAR's Craftsman Truck Series and Nextel Cup
Series races at Phoenix International Raceway (PIR). It was at ...
GOODYEAR TIRE NOTES
NASCAR Nextel Cup Series -- Race No. 2 -- Auto Club 500
NASCAR Busch Series -- Race No. 2 -- Stater Brothers 300
NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series -- Race No. 2 -- San Bernardino County 200
California Speedway (2.0-mile oval)...
Travis Dassow Looks Ahead in His Career After Truck Debut
20-Year-Old Driver Finishes Martinsville, Plans for Phoenix
MILWAUKEE, WI (October 25, 2007) -- For Travis Dassow, being a part
of the starting lineup for the recent NASCAR Craftsman...
NASCAR CRAFTSMAN TRUCK SERIES ENTITLEMENT WILL CHANGE IN 2009
Sears' Decision Will Create Branding Opportunity With One Of
NASCAR's National Series
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Dec. 4, 2007) -- The National Association for Stock Car
Auto Racing has...
Pierre Bourque Preps For NASCAR Truck Series Debut
Busch East Driver Will Enter Friday's Event at O'Reilly
CONCORD, NC (July 26, 2007) -- Pierre Bourque will take another step
in his racing career this weekend when he enters his...
LAFFERTY MOTORSPORTS TO TEST MATT POOLE
Lafferty Motorsports, owned by Chris Lafferty of Concord, is proud to
announce that Matt Poole has successfully completed his first test
with our organization. Lafferty Motorsports fields an entry in ...
No. 30 Lumber Liquidators Toyota Tundra, Germain Racing Finished: 1st
Can you talk about your race today?
"I can't believe it.
I have run so many races here and have been in the same situation in the
end and never got it done. I...
GAUGHAN SEEKS ANOTHER TOP 10, CONSISTENCY
AS TEAM HEADS TO NEW HAMPSHIRE
LAS VEGAS, NV (September 10, 2007) -- With back-to-back top 10
finishes, Brendan Gaughan and his South Point Racing team come to New
Hampshire International Speedway...
KREYER TO MAKE FIRST NASCAR APPEARANCE
WILL DRIVE CULVER'S SILVERADO IN KROGER 250
MARTINSVILLE, VA, MARCH 29, 2007 -- Frank Kreyer, veteran super-late
model driver throughout Wisconsin, will make his NASCAR debut and debut
Jeff Gordon Looks to
Atlanta Motor Speedway to
Continue Momentum Surge
Named Grand Marshal for the Pep Boys Auto 500
HAMPTON, Ga. (Oct. 24, 2007) -- With two wins and four
top-five finishes in his last four starts, Jeff Gordon ...
Accidents Affect Lynch's New Hampshire Debut
Loudon, NH-- Scott Lynch's New Hampshire debut did not go as
hoped, with wrecks sending him to 34th and 31st place finishes in the
Busch East and Craftsman Truck races (respectively) this past weekend...
Lynch Hopes to Capitalize on Past Success at PIR
Avondale, AZ -- Scott Lynch journeys to "Moon Valley" this weekend for
the running of the Casino Arizona 150 at Phoenix International Raceway,
his 11th Craftsman Truck Series race of the 2007...
Hitting the Mark at Atlanta Motor Speedway
HAMPTON, Ga. (Oct. 25, 2007) -- Mark Martin likes racing
Atlanta Motor Speedway so much he has decided that 500 miles of
high-speed action simply isn't enough. Martin has decided to enter ...
GAUGHAN SAYS NASHVILLE IS THE TRACK
TO TURN HIS LUCK AROUND
LAS VEGAS, NV (August 6, 2007) -- Brendan Gaughan has never finished
lower than sixth-place at Nashville Superspeedway, and he wants to keep
it that way.
Gaughan believes he has the...
Indianapolis - O'Reilly Raceway Park (ORP) could be viewed as the little
track on the West side of town under the shadow of Indianapolis Motor
Speedway, the big track right smack in the middle of town and Mecca of
the racing world.
But to Team...
GAUGHAN TO USE NEW HEAD AND NECK RESTRAINT DEVICE STARTING AT KENTUCKY
SPARTA, Ky. (July 13, 2007) -- Brendan Gaughan will be the first
NASCAR driver to wear the R3 Hybrid Head & Neck Restraint by Safety
Solutions at Kentucky Speedway this ...
SS Racing, Lester Buildings and Green Light Racing Link Up For Seven
NASCAR CTS Races
Several building industry companies form marketing alliance
Lester Prairie, MN -- Lester Buildings and Green Light Racing is
pleased to announce an alliance...
Villeneuve scores strongest NASCAR finish to date, could have been even better
Having been taken out of his last two NASCAR Craftsman Truck races by other drivers, Jacques
Villeneuve completed the full 130 lap race distance in Atlanta on ...
GOODYEAR TIRE NOTES
NASCAR Nextel Cup Series -- Race No. 30 -- UAW-Ford 500
Talladega Superspeedway (2.66-mile oval) -- Talladega, Ala.
Fast Facts for October 5-7, 2007
Tire: Goodyear Eagle Superspeedway Radials
Number of Tires: Left-side...