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Dale Earnhardt Jr. Sprint ad educates motorists about distracted driving

From NASCAR  As one of the most recognizable names in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, Dale Earnhardt Jr. knows the risks of being distracted while driving. Now, throughout the distracted driving month of April, he’s lending his expertise in a new TV ad by Sprint (NYSE: S) to educate drivers about the Sprint Drive First […]

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Power Rankings Headed to Martinsville

RowdySpeedway’s weekly power rankings are based on the past couple of races along with the driver’s past results at the upcoming race track. 1. Dale Earnhardt Jr. – For the second week in a row Jr. battled back in the late stages of the race to bring home a top-ten finish as Jr. was able to maneuver […]

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NASCAR Statement Regarding Denny Hamlin Penalty

From NASCAR  NASCAR announced today that the $25,000 fine assessed to driver Denny Hamlin on March 7 will be settled per Section 12-3 of the 2013 NASCAR rule book after being informed by Hamlin that he will not appeal the penalty. Hamlin was fined after the sanctioning body determined he had violated Section 12-1 (actions […]

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NASCAR Names Ford Motor Company Winner of Driving Business Award

From NASCAR When Carl Edwards powered his 2013 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ford Fusion to Victory Lane on Sunday, Ford Motor Company took home its historic first win with the Gen-6 car. Today, the auto manufacturer captured yet another honor when it was named recipient of the 2012 NASCAR Driving Business Award. NASCAR presented Ford […]

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NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Teams Continue Western Swing

From NASCAR Communications  The new NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Gen-6 car prepares for its intermediate track debut as teams “rolled the dice” on various set ups during testing Thursday at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Intermediate style tracks make up the bulk of the NASCAR Sprint Cup schedule and teams were given an extra day to […]

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Carl Edwards Wins at Phoenix

Carl Edwards had enough fuel and was able to hold off Jimmie Johnson on the final restart in his Subway Roush Fenway Racing Ford to win the 9th annual Subway Fresh Fit 500 from the Phoenix International Raceway in Avondale, Arizona on a warm, mostly cloudy Sunday afternoon. Jimmie Johnson finished second, Denny Hamlin third, […]

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Power Rankings Headed to Phoenix

RowdySpeedway’s weekly power rankings are based on the past couple of races along with the driver’s past results at the upcoming race track. 1. Jimmie Johnson – Johnson made his 400th NASCAR Sprint Cup Series start even more special than it already was as he won his second Daytona 500, and now we head to the Phoenix […]

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Brad Keselowski battles back to finish fourth in the Daytona 500

It wasn’t picture perfect, but the 2012 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion was able to escape the first race of the season with a fourth-place finish after somehow being able to pull through two different wrecks over the course of the 55th Annual Daytona 500. Brad Keselowski entered Sunday’s Daytona 500 looking to kick off […]

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