Key Motorsports announced that they will again field the No. 40 Chevy in the Nationwide Series in 2011 with veteran driver Scott Wimmer behind the wheel. In limited action in the N’Wide series in 2010, Wimmer led every race in which he competed, finishing with three top 10s in five races. No word on how [...]
Baker Curb Racing announced that G2 Gemini Custom Apparel will be a primary sponsor on Scott Wimmer’s No. 27 Ford for this weekend’s Federated Auto Parts 300 at Nashville Superspeedway. BCR will lose Red Man Moist Snuff as a sponsor later this month when a new rule restricting smokeless tobacco sponsorships takes effect.
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.
JR Motorsports has enterted into a multi-faceted sponsorship deal with Lifetime Television. The deal includes on-car branding and talent appearances. Lifetime’s Army Wives TV show will appear on the No. 7 Chevy to be driven by Scott Wimmer in Saturday’s Nationwide Series race at Nashville Speedway.
Scott Wimmer will drive JR Motorsports’ No. 7 Chevy in this weekend’s Nationwide Series race at Bristol Motor Speedway. Wimmer was supposed to make his debut in the car at Darlington Raceway in May. He may have moved up because the No. 7 car is 35th in owner’s points, in danger of falling out of the top 35 [...]
Kyle Busch pulled away from Carl Edwards on the final restart and won the Lipton Tea 250 at Richmond International Raceway. Top 5: Busch, Edwards, Matt Kenseth, Brad Keselowski, Kevin Harvick. Joey Logano, Mark Martin, Michael McDowell, Jason Keller, and Jason Leffler finished sixth through 10th, respectively. Notables: Steven Wallace (11th), Scott Wimmer (16th), Joe [...]
Joey Logano passed his Joe Gibbs Racing teammate Kyle Busch with nine to go and held him and Brad Keselowski off to win the Nationwide Series’ Pepsi 300 at Nashville Speedway. The victory is his second in the series. Top 5: Logano, Busch, Keselowski, Kelly Bires, and Carl Edwards. Jason Leffler, David Ragan, Mike Bliss, Steve [...]
Kyle Busch won the pole for Saturday’s O’Reilly 300 at Texas Motor Speedway, with a time of 28.683, 0.030 faster than Matt Kenseth. Top 5 starters: Busch, Kenseth, Paul Menard, David Ragan, and Jeff Burton. Carl Edwards, Terry Cook, Tony Stewart, and Dale Earnhardt Jr will roll off sixth through 10th, respectively. Notables: Joey Logano [...]
Kevin Harvick finally won in his own stuff, driving his Kevin Harvick Inc. Chevy to victory in the Scotts Turf Builder 300 at Bristol Motor Speedway. Harvick has won three times in the Camping World Truck series in KHI machines, but until today, he had yet to win in NASCAR’s more prestigious Nationwide series. Kyle [...]
On Monday, JR Motorsports announced the plans for its No. 5 Nationwide Series entry for the remainder of the 20009 season. The No. 5 Chevy will be split among team owner Dale Earnhardt Jr, all-time series wins leader Mark Martin, Ryan Newman, Tony Stewart, and Scott Wimmer. Jr will drive at Texas Motor Speedway in [...]