Tag: NASCAR

Brian France steps down from NASCAR Offices after arrest

| August 8, 2018 | 0 Comments

Brian Z. France has stepped down as chairperson and chief executive officer of NASCAR after his arrest Sunday night by Sag Harbor Village N.Y., police who suspected him of driving while intoxicated and said he also was in possession of a controlled substance. Police said France was driving a 2017 Lexus north at 7:30 p.m. […]

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Pocono victor Kyle Busch ties Harvick in 2018 wins

Pocono victor Kyle Busch ties Harvick in 2018 wins

| August 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

Kyle Busch outdueled rookie William Byron 112 laps into the Gander Outdoors 400 at Pocono Raceway Sunday afternoon to take the lead at last and for good. He had missed leading two earlier times when it counted. Chase Elliott won Stage 1 of the race. Bakersfield native Kevin Harvick, first driver this year to win […]

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Truex wins Toyota/Save Mart 350, cruises to victory circle after late pit stop

Truex wins Toyota/Save Mart 350, cruises to victory circle after late pit stop

| June 27, 2018 | 0 Comments

MARTINEZ, Calif. – Martin Truex Jr. returned to Sonoma Raceway’s victory lane Sunday afternoon after a surprising delayed pit call gave the defending Cup series champion the fresh tires he needed to cruise to the finish line well ahead of Kevin Harvick and Clint Bowyer. “We played cat and mouse,” Truex said of his battle […]

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NASCAR returning to Sonoma Raceway this weekend

NASCAR returning to Sonoma Raceway this weekend

| June 20, 2018 | 0 Comments

From Thursday’s Hauler Parade from the Capitol in Sacramento to Sonoma Raceway on to Sunday’s Toyota/Save Mart 350, NASCAR is coming to town for its 30th year at the intricate road course. Bakersfield native Kevin Harvick is the defending champion, getting his first Cup win at the track and his first win in a Ford. […]

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Harvick gets second season win in Las Vegas

Harvick gets second season win in Las Vegas

| March 7, 2018 | 0 Comments

Just as he did the previous week, Bakersfield’s Kevin Harvick turned a Monster Energy NASCAR Cup race into a class on how to dominate at a track, cruising across the finish line well ahead of the pack after leading 214 laps. This time, it was Sunday’s Pennzoil 400 presented by Jiffy Lube at Las Vegas, […]

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