During final practice, Stewart Haas Racing driver, Ryan Newman, blew a tire and triggered an accident that collected his teammate and owner, Tony Stewart. Both will go to backup cars, and will start from the rear of the field of the Daytona 500. Newman said he felt a slight vibration in his right rear as [...]
NASCAR announced that it will suspend testing in all of its series in 2009 in an effort to help teams save money. As part of the new policy, teams will not be allowed to test at any track that holds a NASCAR sanctioned event in the three major series and two regional series.
Ron Fellows was in the right place at the right time; leading the NAPA Auto Parts 200 when the race was called due to rain, earning the victory at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve in Montreal, Canada, in JR Motorsports’ No. 5 Chevy. Fellows took advantage of Marcos Ambrose’s pit road speeding penatly to earn the lead. History was [...]