By Amanda Vincent, NASCAR reporter
"I'm a racer so when Sharp-Gallaher Racing presented me with the opportunity to race I jumped at it,"
Amanda Vincent, NASCAR Correspondent
In the NASCAR Nationwide Series, past Indy 500 winner Sam Hornish Jr. is returning to the Brickyard with the points lead.
Sprint Cup and Nationwide Series practice got the green flag for each of their sessions with the sun coming on the Watkins Glen road course.
The team was thrilled with the finish, and hope to improve again next week at the 2.5 mile Talladega.
Cassill climbs to eighth for first top 10 of the season
Mark Martin lost another record to Kyle Bush, this one for the most NASCAR Nationwide wins at the Charlotte Motor Speedway.
Michigan race begins 18 straight weeks of racing
Busch had to make his way to the front this time at Charlotte to take his eighth win with a clean sweep this year at the North Carolina track.
Zipadelli to lead team in NASCAR Nationwide Series championship hunt for driver Justin Allgaier
While the NASCAR Cup drivers were trading off the top spots in the Nationwide race, Austin Dillon and Sam Hornish Jr. were focused on the title fight.
RCR No. 2 Nationwide team penalties upheld by the National Stock Car Racing Appeals Panel
Half way home, full throttle. And full emotion.