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Cypress Associates and CypressHQ will join NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Michael Annett and the No. 7 Tommy Baldwin Racing team in a multi-year primary sponsorship agreement beginning with the race at Dover International Speedway on Sunday.
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Marcos Ambrose and the STANLEY Racing team have one objective: end the season with a win. Before Ambrose heads to Australia, he and the No.
ERIC Vergne outscored Daniel Ricciardo when they were Toro Rosso teammates. Now the frustrated Frenchman could be without an F1 drive.
Tony Stewart, driver of the #14 Bass Pro Shops/Mobil 1 Chevrolet, takes part in pre-race ceremonies for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Federated Auto Parts 400 at Richmond International Raceway on Sept. 6, 2014 Tony Stewart will have to wait a little longer to see if charges will be filed against him for a New York sprint car accident Aug. 9 at Canandaigua Motorsports Park that took a life.
Should anything surprise us through one round of the Chase? The only surprise is that there were no big surprises. No one went behind the Chase 8-ball - unless they were deemed a long shot anyway .
Dream Racing's two-day Ready to Race experience at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway puts drivers behind the wheel of a race-ready Ferrari 430 GT. NASCAR fans can go on the rides of their lives during the Richard Petty Fantasy Racing Camp in Charlotte, N.C. Three full days are spent exploring the heart of NASCAR country, including meeting NASCAR legends Richard Petty and Dale Inman.
Cequent Performance Products Inc., sponsor of Brad Keselowski Racing , announced its first win on the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series circuit with the BKR team. Cequent, a key supplier of towing and trailer products, and its premier brand Draw-Tite, have sponsored the BKR Team in the Camping World Truck Series since 2011.
Sound like NASCAR? Nope, I'm describing V8 Supercars , Australia's most popular motorsport and a series that is having a big moment right now with the announcement that Marcos Ambrose is going back to his homeland to try to add to his 2 Championships in the series. The V8 Supercars series itself has a rather short history, having formed in the late 1990s in response to the Australian Racing Drivers Club pushing the BTCC-derived Supertouring class, but it's legacy dates back decades to the birth of touring car racing in that country.
A power outage at Six Flags Great Adventure in Jackson, New Jersey, forced parkgoers off rides Sunday. Rides stopped during the incident, prompting crews to... -- Australia will send personnel and aircraft to the United Arab Emirates in an effort to assist in the international coalition against ISIS, Prime Minis... -- Multinational corporation Nike terminated its endorsement contract with South African Olympian Oscar Pistorius following a guilty verdict in the murder trial of ... -- Scientists at Harvard University's Wyss Institute created a spleen-like device on a tiny chip to filter fungi and toxins from patients' blood.
Analysis: 'The Split' career move for Brad Keselowski Everyone will be talking about his pass up the middle between Harvick and Larson for years Check out this story on news-press.com: http://usat.ly/1s3Rhh1 If you watched the Chase for the Sprint Cup opener at Chicagoland Speedway, you know the one. Brad Keselowski's move to take the lead with 15 laps to go was so spectacular, it deserves to go down in NASCAR lore with a name of its own.
But with 12 of the 16 Chase drivers finishing in the top 15 positions Sunday, and with just 29 points separating those 12 drivers, the Chase for the Sprint Cup is still a wide-open affair. - or anyone else who might overtake him - close in the points.
BRAD KESELOWSKI Can coast for two weeks, but probably won't JEFF GORDON Nothing lost, nothing gained KEVIN HARVICK Will win at New Hampshire JOEY LOGANO Penske's "other" driver this week JUNIOR EARNHARDT Redskins' romp helped his mood JIMMIE JOHNSON Might want to keep that "Go" switch in view KYLE BUSCH Good time to regain his Cup footing KURT BUSCH Unlike his Cubs, he's a September factor MATT KENSETH 0-for-35 RYAN NEWMAN 0-for-43
Some racing series attract drivers from around the world, but by and large, NASCAR isn't one of them. Marco Ambrose is one of the few exceptions, but now, after more than six years competing for the Sprint Cup, he's calling it quits.
Chicagoland establishing identity as Chase kicks off Track trying to make footprint in crowded sports landscape about 50 miles south of Chicago Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1s2eIr5 Matt Kenseth won the Chase opener at Chicagoland Speedway in 2013. This is the fourth year the 1.5-mile track has kicked off the 10-race title run.
Team Penske has partnered with Dick Johnson Racing to form a V8 Supercar team that Marcos Ambrose will drive for in 2015. DJR Team Penske will compete with Ford Falcons, and Ambrose will drive the No.
Brad Keselowski has won the opening race in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship, a victory that automatically advances him into the second round. Keselowski used a three-wide pass of Kyle Larson and Kevin Harvick to snatch the lead away with 15 laps remaining at Chicagoland Speedway.
Updated: Wed Sep 17, 2014 08:38 am
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