Monthly Archives: June 2010

Denny Hamlin Is Rolling, But Jimmie Johnson Is Lurking

June 15th, 2010 | by Michael J Smith

Denny Hamlin is rolling with five wins in the last 10 NASCAR Sprint Cup races, leading many to consider him a favorite to win the championship this season. But, don't count Johnson out just yet. He's lurking, which is dangerous

Hamlin Wins Fifth Sprint Cup Race Of Season

June 14th, 2010 | by Michael J Smith

Denny Hamlin dominated the Heluva Good! Sour Cream Dips 400 at Michigan International Speedway, winning by 1.246 seconds over Kasey Kahne, the only driver with a car fast enough to keep Hamlin in sight

Logano Makes History With Kentucky N’Wide Win

June 14th, 2010 | by Michael J Smith

Joey Logano made history by winning his third straight race from the pole, winning the Nationwide Series' Meijer 300 at Kentucky Speedway. Logano held off Carl Edwards to become the only driver to win three consecutive races after winning the pole during qualifying

Three-Wide Pass Helps Almirola Grab Victory In VFW 200

June 14th, 2010 | by Michael J Smith

Aric Almirola made it three-wide for the lead of the Camping World Truck Series VFW 200 at Michigan International Raceway, threading the needle between Kyle Busch and Todd Bodine with seven laps to go. He held on to win his second Truck Series race of the season.

Ford May Switch From Fusion To Mustang in Sprint Cup

June 12th, 2010 | by Michael J Smith

In 2011, NASCAR will change the noses on the Sprint Car COT to help improve brand identity and make the cars look more like their street counterparts. As a result, Ford could switch from the Fusion to the Mustang in 2011.

HMS, Phoenix Racing In Talks For 2011 Ride For Kahne

June 12th, 2010 | by Michael J Smith

Hendrick Motorsports team owner Rick Hendrick is working with James Finch, owner of Phoenix Racing and the No. 09 Chevy, to secure a 2011 ride for Kasey Kahne, who signed on to drive for HMS in 2012, earlier this year

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