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Aj Allmendinger - Anne Proffit photo

Allmendinger Takes Penske Dodge To NASCAR's Kansas STP 400 Pole

Some may have questioned Roger Penske and Tim Cindric when they hired AJ Allmendinger to drive the No 22 Dodge for this year's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series campaign. After all, the Dinger had run mid- to back-pack for much of his Cup career, learning from the arena of "have-nots" what it takes to be a... read more

April 21, 2012 by 
 
Brian Vickers

Vickers Adjusting Well To Part-Time Gig

When Brian Vickers lost his NASCAR Sprint Cup Series ride at the end of the 2011 season when Red Bull Racing ceased its NASCAR operations, the veteran driver said on numerous... read more April 11, 2012 by 


 
2013 Ford Taurus SHO

NASCAR’s Carl Edwards Surprises Ford Engineers With A Spin In The Taurus SHO

Ford has launched a new series of television spots centering on its latest 2013 Taurus SHO. The series features NASCAR's Carl Edwards taking several of Ford’s own... read more April 3, 2012 by 


 
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Travis Pastrana Explains His Entry Into NASCAR: Video

Travis Pastrana's career as an X Games superstar, daredevil, and rally driver is already one for the history books, but now he's setting out on a (somewhat) safer course... read more April 2, 2012 by 


 
Robin Pemberton explains the Sprint All-Star changes at Charlotte Motor Speedway - NASCAR photo

NASCAR Tweaks Sprint All-Star Race

NASCAR is placing a premium on winning segments in the NASCAR Sprint All-Star race scheduled for Saturday, May 19 at Charlotte Motor Speedway. The 28th running of this... read more March 27, 2012 by 


 
Jimmie Johnson greets fans in Las Vegas - NASCAR photo

NASCAR Overturns All But $100,000 Fine To No. 48 Sprint Cup Team

NASCAR's chief appellate officer, John MIddlebrook today considered the final appeal of penalties resulting from inspection infractions to the No. 48 Hendrick Motorsports... read more March 20, 2012 by 


 
Winner Brad Keselowski snaps pics in Victory Lane - NASCAR photo

Brad Keselowski Wins NASCAR Sprint Cup Race At Bristol

Brad Keselowski put his cell phone up in Victory Lane at Bristol Motor Speedway so he'd have a photo to tweet to his ever-increasing followers. The driver of Penske Racing's... read more March 19, 2012 by 


 
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Chevy Ditching Impala In NASCAR Sprint Cup For New Nameplate

With Ford and Dodge recently unveiling their respective race cars for the 2013 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, all eyes now turn to Chevrolet to see what it has in store for the... read more March 13, 2012 by 


 
Chad Knaus unloads the No. 48 car at Las Vegas - NASCAR photo

NASCAR Upholds No. 48 Penalties - Hendrick Continues Appeal

So much for the ability to appeal penalties meted by NASCAR. In a near six-hour session to appeal the suspension for No. 48 Hendrick Motorsports crew chief Chad Knaus and car... read more March 13, 2012 by 


 
2013 Dodge Charger NASCAR Sprint Cup race car

2013 Dodge Charger NASCAR Sprint Cup Car Unveiled

SRT Motorsports, the official motorsports division of the Chrysler Group, has unveiled the 2013 Dodge Charger race car that will compete in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series next... read more March 12, 2012 by 


 
Anne Proffit photo (2010)

Chad Knaus Challenges NASCAR Fines, Penalties

After Wednesday's revelation that NASCAR would be fining, penalizing and suspending No. 48 Sprint Car Series crew chief Chad Knaus, car chief Ron Malec, driver Jimmie Johnson... read more March 2, 2012 by 


 
2013 Dodge Charger Sprint Cup racecar - Image Courtesy SRT

Dodge Charger NASCAR Cup Car Revealed Next Week In Las Vegas

The folks at SRT, Dodge's Street & Racing Technology brand that includes motorsports might be a bit taken aback following Thursday's announcement that Penske Racing is... read more March 2, 2012 by 


 
Roger Penske - Anne Proffit photo

Penske Racing Moves NASCAR Teams To Ford For 2013

Ford was the final engine maker to bring its updated FR9 to NASCAR's premier Sprint Cup Series. It was also the first to show its new 2013 stock car body. Now Ford has... read more March 1, 2012 by 


 
Jimmie Johnson with his daughter during Daytona 500 driver introductions - Anne Proffit photo

NASCAR Fines And Suspends No. 48 Team Members

After NASCAR found a non-conforming "C" pillar on five-time Sprint Cup Series Jimmie Johnson's No. 48 Lowes Chevrolet during February 17 pre-race inspections prior to the... read more March 1, 2012 by 


 
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Irwindale Speedway Status Clarified

Since it was announced earlier this month that all racing activities at Irwindale Speedway were cancelled for the 2012 season, there were more questions than answers... read more February 29, 2012 by 


 
Kurt Busch drove for Penske Racing the last six years - NASCAR photo

NASCAR Roster Takes Getting Used To

In recent years, NASCAR's silly season--the term applied to the shuffling of drivers from one team to another for the upcoming season--has been rather uneventful. For 2012... read more February 28, 2012 by 


 
 

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