Cessna Aircraft Company will sponsor Earnhardt Ganassi Racing’s No. 1 Sprint Cup Chevy driven by Jamie McMurray for ten races in 2013, the team announced. Cessna’s agreement is with Chip Ganassi Racing Teams, and will allow the small aircraft maker to sponsor Ganassi cars across all three series in which the team competes: the Sprint [...]
First International Speedway Corporation formally petitioned NASCAR to give Kansas Speedway a second Sprint Cup date in 2011. Now, it looks like Speedway Motorsports Inc has formally requested that Kentucky Speedway be added to the Sprint Cup schedule in 2011. While the track was designed for a Sprint Cup race, it has yet to host a Cup [...]
Red Man and Longhorn could remain as sponsors of Baker Curb Racing and Kevin Harvick Inc, respectively, after an FDA rule that restricts tobacco company sponsorships. But, it is unlikely.
IndyCar driver Graham Rahal doesn’t expect to participate in the season opener next month. As a result, he is set to meet with NASCAR officials about a potential ride in NASCAR, according to the Indianapolis Star via Jayski.
For those of you who spent the entire NASCAR off-season under a rock, IZOD Indy Car Series driver Danica Patrick made her stock-car racing debut in the ARCA RE/MAX Series race at Daytona. She managed to stay out of trouble — with the exception of one spin and amazing save — to earn a respectable sixth-place finish.