Browsing the "Jamie McMurray" Tag

McMurray Completes Trifecta For Ganassi At Brickyard

July 26th, 2010 | by Michael J Smith

Jamie McMurray used a two-tire gamble to become only the third driver to win the Daytona 500 and the Brickyard 400 in the same season, joining Dale Jarrett and Jimmie Johnson. The win also gave team owner Chip Ganassi victories in the Daytona 500, the Indy 500, and the Brickyard 400 in the same year


Harvick Wins Wreck-Filled Coke Zero 400 At Daytona

July 5th, 2010 | by Michael J Smith

Kevin Harvick, polesitter for the Coke Zero 400 due to qualifying being rained out, won the wreck-filled restrictor plate race at Daytona International Speedway. On a green-white-checkered finish, Harvick drove by teammate Clint Bowyer for the lead, then held off Jeff Gordon and Kasey Kahne to win.


Johnson Gets First Road Course Win After Ambrose Error

June 21st, 2010 | by Michael J Smith

Jimmie Johnson earned his first career Sprint Cup road course win in the Toyota/Save Mart 350 at Infineon Raceway after Marcos Ambrose made a mistake under caution in the closing laps, handing Johnson the lead


Who Will Miss The Chase And Who Will Make It?

June 2nd, 2010 | by Michael J Smith

Since 2007, when NASCAR moved to the current Chase format ), only one driver -- on average -- in the Chase after the 13th race of the season has fallen out by the time the Chase has started. Who will go, and who will be in this year


Busch Wins All Star Event, $1 Million

May 23rd, 2010 | by Michael J Smith

Kurt Busch overcame hitting the wall not once, but twice to win an action-packed All Star race at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Busch charged to the front at the beginning of the final segment. Then, he survived two late-race cautions and held off Martin Truex Jr to earn his first All Star victory


Report: Harvick Re-signs With RCR

May 21st, 2010 | by Michael J Smith

Richard Childress Racing and Kevin Harvick have reportedly reached an agreement on a contract extension that will keep Harvick in the No. 29 Chevy beyond the 2010 season. An official announcement is expected Saturday before the All Star race.


Busch Makes It Five Out Of Seven For JGR

May 17th, 2010 | by Michael J Smith

Kyle Busch took advantage of a late-race mistake by Jimmie Johnson to win the Autism Speaks 400 at Dover International Speedway. The win is his second victory in the Sprint Cup Series this season, and the fifth win for Joe Gibbs Racing out of seven races with the new spoiler


Keselowski Wins Aaron’s 312 Under Caution

April 27th, 2010 | by Michael J Smith

After barely making the field due to high carbon monoxide levels -- the result of breathing in exhaust fumes after damaging crush panels in his Sprint Cup COT -- Brad Beselowski used a push from Joey Logano to take the lead before the caution came out for a fiery wreck, ending the Aaron's 312 at Talladega Superspeedway


Harvick Ends Winless Drought At Talladega

April 26th, 2010 | by Michael J Smith

Kevin Harvick, who hung in the back most of the day, broke his 115-race winless streak by beating Jamie McMurray to the finish line by 0.011 seconds in the Aaron's 499 at Talladega Superspeedway



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