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2015 NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race Expands To Showcase Top Talent

From NASCAR Integrated Marketing Communications DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (April 8, 2015) – Showcasing the sport’s top talent, NASCAR announced changes for the 2015 NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race that will elevate the excitement of this annual classic. Race coverage is set for 7 p.m. ET, Saturday, May 16 at Charlotte Motor Speedway (FOX Sports 1, MRN Radio […]

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NASCAR Honors Moms with Launch of First Mother’s Day Campaign

From NASCAR Integrated Marketing Communications DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (April 6, 2015) — Family has always been a pillar of NASCAR®, as the sport was built by the contributions of iconic family names such as France, Petty, Earnhardt and Jarrett. From nurturing young drivers in their aspirations for a career in motorsports, to bringing families together […]

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Superspeedway Qualifying Format Updated for Talladega, Daytona

From NASCAR Integrated Marketing Communications DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (March 30, 2015) – NASCAR today unveiled modifications to the qualifying format at superspeedways across all three national series. The updated format will take effect at Talladega Superspeedway for the NASCAR XFINITY Series and NASCAR Sprint Cup Series next month.   Qualifying for May’s Talladega Superspeedway races, as […]

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Leavine Family Racing Sponsor, K-Love Radio, Launches Digital Racing Game

From Leavine Family Racing CONCORD, N.C. (March 24, 2015) – Through its partnership with NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Michael McDowell and Leavine Family Racing, K-LOVE Radio has launched a digital racing game featuring the No. 95 Ford. The K-LOVE RACING game is an interactive game that features live action play along with educational “pit […]

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Gray Gaulding Reunites With Toyota

From Red Horse Racing  Statesville, N.C. (March 23, 2015) This morning during a groundbreaking ceremony for the Krispy Kreme Doughnuts in Clemmons, N.C. Gray Gaulding announced he will reunite with Toyota Racing in partnership with Red Horse Racing in the NASCAR Camping Word Truck Series (NCWTS) and Precision Performance Motorsports for the remaining NASCAR K&N […]

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Eldora Founder Earl Baltes Passes Away

From Eldora Speedway  ROSSBURG, Ohio (March 23, 2015) – Earl Baltes, the founder and longtime promoter of Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio, passed away this morning at Miami Valley Hospital in Dayton, Ohio. He was 93. He is survived by Berneice, his wife of 67 years; daughter, Starr, and her husband, Joe Schmitmeyer; son, Terry, […]

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Sherwin-Williams Renews As The ‘Official Paint Of NASCAR’

From NASCAR Integrated Marketing Communications DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (March 23, 2015) — NASCAR® and Sherwin-Williams, the nation’s largest specialty retailer of paint and paint supplies, announced a three-year extension to their Official Partnership. The newly signed extension will designate Sherwin-Williams as the “Official Paint of NASCAR” through 2017.   Sherwin-Williams, a FORTUNE 500 company, will […]

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Brad Keselowski Wins The Auto Club 400 In Last-Lap Fashion

Brad Keselowski stole the show just in the nick of time Sunday as he passed Kurt Busch in turns one and two on the final lap of the 19th annual Auto Club 400, and held him off all the way back around the 2.0-mile oval to claim his first victory of the 2015 season. Kevin […]

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Brian Vickers Out At Least Three Months

Brian Vickers announced Sunday that he will be on blood thinner medication for at least the next three months. While Vickers is on the medication he is not allowed to race. Vickers found out he had blood clots earlier this week. Brett Moffitt will pilot Vickers’ No.55 Michael Waltrip Racing Toyota Sunday at the Auto […]

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NASCAR and K&N Filters Announce Multi-Year Extension

From NASCAR Integrated Marketing Communications DAYTONA BEACH, FLA. (March 20, 2015) — NASCAR® announced today it has reached a five-year agreement with K&N Filters to continue as the entitlement sponsor of the NASCAR K&N Pro Series™ through 2021. The renewed deal ensures that K&N Filters will own exclusive rights as the title sponsor for a […]

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