Nationwide Series driver Jason Leffler was put on probation for three races for his actions in last Saturday’s Nashville 300. Leffler spun early in the race after contact with James Buescher. Later, he wrecked Buescher in retaliation. He was parked for aggressive driving. Leffler received the same penalty as Carl Edwards for his retaliation on [...]
Kevin Harvick gambled with a two-tire pit stop late in the Nashville 300 at Nashville Superspeedway. The gamble paid off as Harvick was able to hold off Reed Sorenson and others with four tires to capture the win.
Baker Curb Racing announced that Johnny Sauter will drive the No. 37 Red Man Moist Snuff Ford in the Nationwide Series’ Nashville 300 at Nashville Superspeedway. Greg Biffle has made three starts in the car and has posted two top 10′s and one top 5.
Michael Waltrip Racing plans to enter Ryan Truex in six Nationwide Series races this season. Truex, the younger brother of MWR teammate Martin Truex Jr, is expected to race at Gateway, Michigan, Richmond, Kansas, Charlotte, and Homestead.
US Fidelis has filed for Chapter 11 backruptcy, according to SceneDaily. Among creditors listed in the filing is Rusty Wallace Inc, which is owed $535,439 in sponsorship fees for sponsoring the team’s No. 66 last year in the Nationwide Series.
The only way to steal some headlines from Danica Patrick, who finished 31st in her first full Nationwide race, was for a few drivers to create an exciting finish. Joey Logano, Greg Biffle, Brad Keselowski, and Kyle Busch decided to do just that with Busch stealing the victory.
Penske Championship Racing has announced that Jay Guy will serve as crew chief for the No. 12 Dodge Sprint Cup Series team, and driver Brad Keselowski next season. Guy comes from the No. 78 Furniture Row Racing team. PCR also announced that Paul Wolfe will serve as crew chief for the No. 22 Discount Tire Dodge in [...]
Kyle Busch won theNationwide Series’ Dollar General 300 at Lowe’s Motor Speedway in dominating fashion, leading 137 of 200 laps. The win is his seventh victory in the series this season, and his first in 11 races.
Clint Bowyer passed Kyle Busch with 83 laps remaining and never relinquished the lead to win the Dover 200 from Dover International Speedway. But, the win was overshadowed by a dust-up between Brad Keselowski and Clint Bowyer.
Jayski is reporting that Dale Earnhardt Inc is working to line up sponsorship for its No. 8 Chevy for 2010. The team hopes to run Jeffrey Earnhardt in a No. 8 Chevy in the Nationwide Series. DEI also wants to bring the No. 8 back to the Sprint Cup Series on a part time basis, [...]