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Tom Cruise Meets Keith Urban at Daytona
Tom Cruise Meets Keith Urban at Daytona

17 Feb 2009, 10:54 UTC · By: Madalina Iancu / How would it be like to meet your ex-wife's current husband at the same event you take part at? Not very pleasant, we suppose... However, that's exactly what happened to actor Tom Cruis...

 
Matt Kenseth Clinched Maiden Daytona 500 Win
Matt Kenseth Clinched Maiden Daytona 500 Win

16 Feb 2009, 09:12 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / “Crying in the rain” is probably the best motto to describe what happened in NASCAR's famous Daytona 500 on Sunday. The Great Race officials decided to stop the race due to heavy ra...

 
Goodyear Starts the 2009 Season of Race-Weekend Interns
Goodyear Starts the 2009 Season of Race-Weekend Interns

16 Feb 2009, 08:37 UTC · By: Madalina Iancu / While their fellow colleagues were celebrating Valentines Day, two undergraduates from Mainland High School had the unique chance to be part of the Goodyear Racing and Diversity Program. The prog...

 
Dale Earnhardt Jr. Urges Daytona to Resurface Track
Dale Earnhardt Jr. Urges Daytona to Resurface Track

12 Feb 2009, 15:27 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / The Daytona International Speedway hadn't had its track resurfaced in more than three decades. That's a fact. And most NASCAR drivers feel that the it could really used a facelift in the n...

 
NASCAR Announce Top 35 Owners Points for 2009
NASCAR Announce Top 35 Owners Points for 2009

9 Feb 2009, 13:37 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / NASCAR has finally announced its new Top 35 in the Sprint Cup owners standings which will privilege the cars to make a certain appearance in the first 5 rounds of the 2009 season. It was no easy job...

 
Johnson Predicts the Unpredictable in 2009
Johnson Predicts the Unpredictable in 2009

6 Feb 2009, 09:20 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Hoping to secure a 4th consecutive Sprint Cup title in 2009, Hendrick Motorsports' Jimmie Johnson reckons that nobody knows what to expect from the new season. Following the testing ban imposed...

 
Complete Budweiser Shootout List Announced
Complete Budweiser Shootout List Announced

4 Feb 2009, 11:30 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / It's not the season opener, but is sure is important. The Budweiser Shootout at Daytona have announced the complete list of drivers who will try to make a statement ahead of the new Sprint Cup ...

 
Memphis Motorsports Park Changes Ownership for $10 Million
Memphis Motorsports Park Changes Ownership for $10 Million

2 Feb 2009, 09:51 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Dover Motorsports Inc. have announced that they will share their stock of its subsidiary Memphis International Motorsports Corp. – the owner of Memphis Motorsports Park – to Gulf Coast E...

 
NASCAR Guilty of 2007 Plane Crash
NASCAR Guilty of 2007 Plane Crash

30 Jan 2009, 10:35 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / NASCAR are to be held responsible for the plane crash that occurred just outside of Orlando less than 2 years ago. This is the conclusion reached by the federal investigators after a thorough examin...

 
NASCAR Sponsors to Cut Jobs
NASCAR Sponsors to Cut Jobs

27 Jan 2009, 07:52 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Apart from teams finding it very hard to maintain or get sponsorship for the upcoming season, the NASCAR series is nowadays confronting with another series of financial setbacks. According to a repo...

 
NASCAR Forces Roush Fenway to Cut Team
NASCAR Forces Roush Fenway to Cut Team

23 Jan 2009, 10:45 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Roush Fenwat Racing were demanded by NASCAR officials 4 years ago to let go of at least one team from their Sprint Cup Series lineup, but the organization is pulling all the strengths possible to pr...

 
Burger King Makes NASCAR Return
Burger King Makes NASCAR Return

22 Jan 2009, 11:38 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Burger King will officially make their return to the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series as of the upcoming season. The famous brand signed a multi-year contract with Stewart-Haas Racing and Tony Stewart for ...

 
Ricky Carmichael to Make Truck Debut with KHI
Ricky Carmichael to Make Truck Debut with KHI

21 Jan 2009, 15:11 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / It is now official! Ricky Carmichael will make his NASCAR debut this year in the Camping World Truck Series. The 15-time motocross and supercross champion will join Kevin Harvick Inc. for 14 events ...

 
Jeff Gordon: I Can Only Improve in 2009
Jeff Gordon: I Can Only Improve in 2009

19 Jan 2009, 11:23 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Jeff Gordon might have had a disappointing season in 2008, but he has every intention of turning it into a winning season this year. Having concluded his first winless NASCAR Sprint Cup campaign in ...

 
Toyota to Reduce NASCAR Budget
Toyota to Reduce NASCAR Budget

15 Jan 2009, 08:24 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Toyota revealed that its NASCAR programme will undergo a series of cutbacks following the global economic crisis that has affected the Japanese manufacturer during the past few months. While expecti...

 
Ask.com Becomes Official Search Engine for NASCAR
Ask.com Becomes Official Search Engine for NASCAR

14 Jan 2009, 14:38 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / As of this season, Ask.com will become official search engine for NASCAR. The two companies have signed a brand new agreement that enables the leading search engine to offer category exclusivity and...

 
Hall of Fame Join Forces with Yates Racing, Labonte New Driver
Hall of Fame Join Forces with Yates Racing, Labonte New Driver

14 Jan 2009, 09:33 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Hall of Fame Racing look set to start a new campaign in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series this year. The team officials have announced merger with Yates Racing earlier today, with the No 96 entry being f...

 
Earnhardt & Elvis Comes to Las Vegas
Earnhardt & Elvis Comes to Las Vegas

13 Jan 2009, 11:08 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / The 'Earnhardt and Elvis' car is the latest idea from the Motorsport Authentics and is due to be introduced to all the NASCAR & rock'n'roll fans out there at the Las Vegas Mo...

 
Earnhardt Hails Testing Ban
Earnhardt Hails Testing Ban

13 Jan 2009, 09:21 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / The testing ban will reduce some of the costs inside NASCAR racing, but it will also increase further more the gap between teams inside the sport. Dale Earnhardt Jr. spoke out about the new changes ...