Roush Fenway Racing is finalizing a deal to put X-Games star Travis Pastrana into one of its Fords in the Nationwide Series full time in 2013.
Xxxtreme Motorsports announced that it will make its Sprint Cup Series debut in the AdvoCare 500 at Phoenix International Raceway.
Joe Gibbs Racing announced that it has signed veteran driver Brian Vickers to drive the team’s No. 20 Nationwide Series entry for the full season in 2013 with sponsorship from Dollar General. Vickers will also compete for the Nationwide Series championship. Related Stories Dollar General Increases Sponsorship Of JGR’s No. 20
Dollar General has increased its sponsorship of Joe Gibbs Racing’s No. 20 Sprint Cup Toyota Camry and driver by Matt Kenseth. In 2013, Dollar General will serve as primary sponsor of the No. 20 for 17 races, up from 12 races this season.
Jimmie Johnson pulled away from Brad Keselowski during a green-white-checkered-flag finish to win the AAA Texas 500 and tighten his grip on a possible sixth NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship.
Kevin Harvick dominated the Nationwdie Series’s O’Reilly Auto Parts Challenge at Texas Motor Speedway, crossing the finish line 1.628 seconds ahead of Ryan Blaney.
Johnny Sauter won the Winstar World Casino 350 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race to claim his second victory of the season. Both of Sauter’s wins have come at the 1.5-mile Texas Motor Speedway.
Todd Gordon will serve as crew chief for Penske Racing’s No. 22 Ford and driver Joey Logano in 2013, according to Sporting News. Gordon replaced Steve Addington, who left the team to join Stewart Haas Racing. The No. 22 was driven by AJ Allmendinger in the first 17 Sprint Cup races of the season, before [...]