Staff Report, NASCAR Wire Service Phoenix race offers different challenges than Daytona No one can blame Jimmie Johnson if he seems a little tired when he first arrives at Phoenix International Raceway for Sunday’s Subway Fresh Fit 500 (3:00 p.m. ET, FOX). After all, he’s been touring the country celebrating his victory in last Sunday’s [...]
By Reid Spencer,NASCAR Wire Service The historic first appearance of the NASCAR Mexico Toyota Series on United States soil — Friday night at Phoenix International Raceway — completes a circle that started with the NASCAR Nationwide Series’ first trip south of the border in 2005.
CONCORD, N.C. – Lowes Companies Inc. will continue its successful relationship with Hendrick Motorsports after signing a two-year contract extension that secures the full-season primary sponsorship of the No. 48 NASCAR Sprint Cup team and five-time series champion Jimmie Johnson in 2014 and 2015. Announced today to more than 1,700 store managers at the Lowes [...]
Staff Report NASCAR Wire Service The participants in this year’s running of the NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race have an incentive to fight for the lead throughout all five segments — from both a monetary and competitive standpoint.
By Reid Spencer, NASCAR Wire Service DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Seven o’clock in the morning? Are you freakin’ kidding me? The champion’s breakfast at Daytona International Speedway has never been scheduled that early, at least as I remember it. Until today. So when the alarm rang at 6:00 a.m. after a stint in the press [...]