Tag Archives: NASCAR Nationwide Series

NASCAR Nationwide Series Drivers Draft New Formulas For Daytona Success

From NASCAR  New year. New faces. New sponsors. New rules. All that and more combined to make the NASCAR Nationwide Series Preseason Thunder test a crucial success this weekend at Daytona International Speedway. Twenty-five cars turned laps on the 2.5-mile high banks Saturday and Sunday, tuning up for the season-opening DRIVE4COPD 300 (Feb. 22 at […]

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NASCAR Nationwide Series, NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Champions Celebrate In South Beach

From NASCAR Two champions, two organizations and two heralded rookies are sharing the South Beach spotlight tonight, at the NASCAR Nationwide and NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Awards, held at the Loews Miami Beach Hotel’s Americana Ballroom. Austin Dillon and Matt Crafton headline the evening as both will be presented with championships rings and trophies […]

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Crew Member Suspended Due To Violation Of NASCAR Substance Abuse Policy

From NASCAR John Smeltzer, a crew member in the NASCAR Nationwide Series, has been indefinitely suspended from NASCAR for violating the sanctioning body’s Substance Abuse Policy. On Oct. 4, Smeltzer was found to have violated Sections 12-1 (actions detrimental to stock car racing) and 19 (violation of the NASCAR Substance Abuse Policy) of the 2013 […]

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Nationwide Insurance Renews as Official Auto, Home, Life and Business Insurance Partner of NASCAR; Becomes Presenting Sponsor of the Betty Jane France Humanitarian Award

From NASCAR NASCAR and Nationwide Insurance have finalized a new agreement to extend Nationwide’s position as the official auto, home, life and business insurance partner of NASCAR through 2017. As part of the new contract, Nationwide Insurance also will become the presenting sponsor of the Betty Jane France Humanitarian Award. The insurer, in its sixth […]

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NASCAR Nationwide Series To Reach 1000th-Race Milestone At Richmond

From NASCAR  On February 13, 1982, Dale Earnhardt crossed the finish line first in the Goody’s 300 at Daytona International Speedway to win the inaugural race in what is now known as the NASCAR Nationwide Series. Twenty-three champions and 136 race winners later, NASCAR’s No. 2 series approaches an historic milestone – its 1,000th race, […]

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Potential $1M Bonus For Drivers And Fan Sweepstakes Highlight Dash 4 Cash

From NASCAR  There will be more on the line June 28 during the NASCAR Nationwide Series Feed the Children 300 at Kentucky Speedway than most races. This year, the Kentucky race will be the qualifier for the “Dash 4 Cash,” the beginning of the popular NASCAR Nationwide Series program that could result in a $1 […]

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American Restoration’s Rick Dale Designs Unique Trophy For HISTORY 300 That Honors NASCAR’s Storied Past

From Charlotte Motor Speedway  When drivers take to the track for the NASCAR Nationwide Series HISTORY 300 on Saturday, May 25, they’ll be racing for more than just the bragging rights that come with winning at NASCAR’s home track. Rick Dale of HISTORY’s American Restoration® has designed a one-of-a-kind trophy that will be awarded to […]

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Chris Buescher And No. 16 Nationwide Team To Run Boston Strong Paint Scheme In Darlington

From Roush Fenway Racing  Roush Fenway Racing’s (RFR) Chris Buescher and the No. 16 NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) team will run a special Boston Strong paint scheme Friday, May 10 in Darlington. “I am happy to carry these colors and try to do our part to support the victims and families impacted by the recent […]

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NNS Recap: Dominant Kyle Busch wins fourth Nationwide race of 2013

By Reid Spencer NASCAR Wire Service FORT WORTH, Tex.–Kyle Busch continued to celebrate his return to Joe Gibbs Racing’s NASCAR Nationwide Series program on Saturday night, winning the O’Reilly Auto Parts 300 at Texas Motor Speedway. Winless in his own Nationwide equipment last year, Busch visited Victory Lane for the fourth time in six races […]

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