NASCAR

NASCAR Penalizes Dillon Six Points

by NSSN Staff NASCAR Penalizes Dillon Six Points DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – NASCAR has penalized Kentucky Nationwide Series race winner Austin Dillon six points after his No. 3 Chevrolet failed post-race inspection Friday night. The No. 3 car was found to be in violation of Sections 12-1 (actions detrimental to stock car racing); 12-4J (any…

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Cup

Matt Kenseth wins 2012 Slinger Nationals

 July 1, 2012 By Dave Kallmann of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Matt Kenseth wins 2012 Slinger Nationals Slinger – Yeah, it’s still fun. Matt Kenseth has won a NASCAR championship. He’s won two Daytona 500s. And now he’s won a record six titles in the 33-year history of the Miller Lite Slinger Nationals. While that’s…

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Cup

Keselowski Does It Again At Kentucky

by NSSN Staff Keselowski Does It Again At Kentucky SPARTA, Ky. — Brad Keselowski did it again Saturday night at Kentucky Speedway. NASCAR’s master of saving fuel, made his gasoline last during the final laps of the Quaker State 400 and he grabbed his series-leading third victory of the season, virtually clinching at least a…

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AZ TRACKS

Bonneau Takes Summer Sizzle Honors at CSP!

By Lonnie Wheatley, PEORIA, Ariz. (June 30, 2012)  Bonneau Takes Summer Sizzle Honors at CSP!       – Michael Bonneau captured his first career ASCS Canyon Region feature win by topping Saturday night’s Second Annual Summer Sizzle main event at Canyon Speedway Park.While Bonneau took top honors in the wingless Sprint Car ranks, other…

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NEWS

PHOENIX’S…DARREN LAW WINS WATKINS GLEN

 BY…Sylvia Proudfoot  PHOENIX’S…DARREN LAW WINS WATKINS GLEN  Darren Law celebrated his first overall win in the Six Hours of The Glen on Sunday, his second Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series win of the season. Law, of Phoenix, and João Barbosa of Porto, Portugal, drove the No. 9 Action Express Racing Corvette-powered Coyote Daytona Prototype to…

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NEWS

Dillon Dominates For First Nationwide Win

Dillon Dominates For First Nationwide Win by NSSN Staff SPARTA, Ky. – Austin Dillon absolutely dominated Friday evening’s Feed the Children 300 at Kentucky Speedway to notch his first NASCAR Nationwide Series victory. Dillon started from the pole and was the class of the field, leading 192 of the 200 laps and beating Kurt Busch…

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DRAG RACING

Harley-Davidson Extends With NHRA

Harley-Davidson Extends With NHRA by NSSN Staff MILWAUKEE – NHRA officials announced today that the Harley-Davidson Motor Company has extended both its official program with NHRA and its title sponsorship of the NHRA Harley-Davidson Sportsman Motorcycle Series through the 2016 season. “This relationship began in 2006 and this extension represents the strength of the partnership…

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NEWS

Hoffman Thrills With Last Lap Pass

Hoffman Thrills With Last Lap Pass by NSSN Staff BELLEVILLE, Ill. – Dean Hoffman made the most important lap count for him by capturing the DIRTcar Summit Modified Nationals win Wednesday night at Belle-Clair Speedway, worth $1,000. Hoffman made the last lap pass of leader Ray Bollinger to earn the win. Bollinger swapped the lead…

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Cup

Kenseth Heading to GIBBS in 2013

Kenseth Heading to GIBBS in 2013 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series points leader Matt Kenseth will leave Roush Fenway Racing and will be replaced by Ricky Stenhouse Jr. The move, announced Tuesday at Roush Fenway Racing, paves the way for Kenseth to join Joe Gibbs Racing in 2013. Sources indicated that a deal is close with…

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Cup

Notes from TNT NASCAR Summer Series – Quicken Loans 400

Written by Tom Caraccioli, Turner Sports, Manager, Public Relations Notes from TNT NASCAR Summer Series – Quicken Loans 400 from Michigan International Speedway Sunday, June 17, 2012 CLIPS OF THE DAY (click on link below to watch) Dale Jr. Returns to victory lane  TNT offers perspective about 200+ mph Countdown to Green Adam Alexander (host),…

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DRAG RACING

Schumacher Ends Winless Streak in Bristol

Written by Chris Dirato with True Speed Communication Schumacher Ends Winless Streak in Bristol Delivers U.S. Army Birthday Gift, Dad/Team Owner Father’s Day Present  Date: June 17, 2012 Event: Ford NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals (Round 10 of 23) Series: NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series Location: Bristol Dragway, Bristol, Tenn. Top Fuel Winner: Tony Schumacher…

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