By Reid Spencer NASCAR Wire Service Is winning Bruton Smith’s $1-million bonus a realistic possibility? CONCORD, N.C.— Kyle Busch calls it a 300-to-1 shot. Jimmie Johnson, on the other hand, doesn’t discount the prospect of winning Bruton’s Big Bonus nearly that much. Track owner Bruton Smith, chairman of Speedway Motorsports Inc., has offered a $1-million [...]
NASCAR Wire Service Kasey Kahne has long been admired by many fans for more than his racing talents, but this season his talents on track are racing to the forefront – giving his legions of fans more reason to pull for him. He’s putting together a season that could have him hoisting the NASCAR Sprint [...]
By Reid Spencer, NASCAR Wire Service Engine change sends Keselowski to rear for Sunday’s race FONTANA, Calif. — Before Friday’s practice session at Auto Club Speedway, Brad Keselowski said it might be a good thing that NASCAR Sprint Cup Series engines are being stressed by higher speeds and high sustained RPMs.
By Seth Livingstone, Special to NASCAR News Service Logano-Hamlin dustup suggests spirit of ‘old Bristol’ remains BRISTOL, Tenn. –The action was back at Bristol Motor Speedway with a war of attrition on the track and a war of words in the garage following Kasey Kahne’s victory in Sunday’s Food City 500. Denny Hamlin, who led [...]
By Seth Livingstone Special to NASCAR News Service BRISTOL, Tenn. – After dueling door-to-door with Brad Keselowski, Kasey Kahne got the jump on the final restart and went on to post his first NASCAR Sprint Cup Series victory at Bristol Motor Speedway in Sunday’s Food City 500. “I don’t think I had anything for Kasey. [...]