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NASCAR is on the cusp of seeing an influx of young and talented drivers entering the Sprint Cup ranks within the next few years. While guys like Darrell Wallace Jr. and Chase Elliott are competing for a championship in the Camping World and Nationwide Series, respectively, other drivers like Erik Jones and Kyle Larson are turning heads in their own divisions.
AJ Allmendinger and Aric Almirola were the underdogs of the Chase, the two drivers nobody thought could win the Sprint Cup championship. They knew it, too, when they arrived in Chicago and for the first time in their careers were allowed behind NASCAR's velvet rope.
After overcoming many hurdles during Sunday's MyAFibStory.com 400 at Chicagoland Speedway, Ricky Stenhouse Jr. led the Roush Fenway Racing efforts with his 17th-place finish after a competitor made contact with his Ford with ten laps remaining. "We definitely didn't' get the finish we deserved," Stenhouse said.
There are just some people that realize that they are able to do what they do because of the service that others provide for our country. NASCAR favorite, Richard Petty , just happens to one of the people to realize that he gets to drive fast and furious for our delight because of people like Ray Gross of Michigan City, Indiana.
'Chica' gets up on her hind legs at Alexa Holloway's Your Good Dog daycare center in Key Biscayne on Wednesday August 27, 2014. "> 'Chica' gets up on her hind legs at Alexa Holloway's Your Good Dog daycare center in Key Biscayne on Wednesday August 27, 2014.
Team Penske announced today that it will form a partnership with one of the most successful motorsport teams in Australia to compete in the popular V8 Supercars Championship, beginning in 2015. Working with Dick Johnson Racing , the longest-established motor racing team in Australia, Team Penske plans to race next season in the ultra-competitive touring car series that features events contested at Australia's top motorsport venues.
Fredric Aasbo in the Hankook Tire / Scion Racing tC took his second victory of the season in Round 6: Showdown held at Texas Motor Speedway , which brought professional drifting to Texas for the second consecutive year. The event featured the Round 2 of the PRO 2 series, Offset Kings car show, and action from the Pro Championship.
Aric Almirola was leading the Sprint Cup race at Chicagoland Speedway when the engine blew on the No. 43 Richard Petty Motorsports Ford.
After being closed for repairs for two months, one of the most iconic locations in Volusia County motorsports history is set to reopen today. In July, an early morning kitchen fire shut down Racing's North Turn Beach Bar & Grille at 4511 S. Atlantic Ave. The restaurant will be ready to welcome customers through its doors again at 11 a.m. The restaurant sits where cars used to turn from what is now State Road A1A onto the beach and head north on the sand to complete a 4.1-mile loop before the stock car race now known as the Daytona 500 was moved to Daytona International Speedway in 1959.
Two days of testing for all three levels of the Mazda Road to Indy concluded Sunday during the fourth annual Chris Griffis Memorial Test at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway road course. A total of 25 drivers participated in the outing which serves as an audition platform for both teams and drivers looking ahead to 2015 campaigns.
Keselowski wins opening round of NASCAR's Chase Keselowski wins opening round of NASCAR's Chase Check out this story on firstcoastnews.com: http://www.firstcoastnews.com/story/sports/motor/nascar/2014/09/14/keselowski-wins-opening-round-of-nascars-chase/15638511/ JOLIET, IL - SEPTEMBER 14: Brad Keselowski, driver of the #2 Miller Lite Ford, is introduced during pre-race ceremonies for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series MyAFibStory.com 400 at Chicagoland Speedway on September 14, 2014 in Joliet, Illinois. JOLIET, Ill.
Following a weekend off, the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series teams returned to action at Chicagoland Speedway. The Red Horse Racing teams posting top-10 practice speeds in the final practice session on Thursday, Sept.
But with assistance from his Hendrick Motorsports teammate, the driver of the No. 88 Chevy expects to be in the game on Sunday at Chicagoland Speedway.
Former champion Marcos Ambrose is set to return to V8 Supercars next year to lead an assault by legendary American team owner Roger Penske. Ambrose is expected to be announced on Tuesday as the driver of Penske's new V8 entry, which will be run in an alliance with Dick Johnson Racing.
By PaddockTalk.com Staff Writers The 2014 NASCAR Nationwide season continues today in the 14th Annual Jimmy John's Freaky Fast 300 Powered by Coca-Cola at Chicagoland Speedway in Joliet, Illinois. Qualifying coverage today will start airing at noon ET on FS2 until 1:30 PM.
NASCAR Next driver Dylan Lupton's hard work finally paid off in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series West. For the second time in his young racing career, Lupton captured the checkered flag at Kern County Raceway Park two weeks ago.
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