Friday, November 02, 2012
Johnson, Keselowski Turn Chase Into Two-Man Showdown At Texas
It’s “three to go” in NASCAR’s Chase for the Championship, and the battle for this year’s title is down to two “Brickyard Legends” as they prepare for the AAA Texas 500 on Sunday at Texas Motor Speedway.
Saturday, October 27, 2012
Earnhardt Back In Chase Saddle At Martinsville
With just four races to go in NASCAR’s “Chase to the Sprint Cup Championship,” the most popular driver returns, but his chances at winning the title are over. Dale Earnhardt Jr. returned to the No. 88 Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet on Friday after missing the past two races this season while recovering from a concussion.
Monday, October 22, 2012
New Qualifying Format For NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Highlights 2013 Competition Changes
Rule Places Greater Emphasis On Speed
Friday, October 19, 2012
Keselowski Leads Heading Into Kansas
While Kansas is still famous as the home of Dorothy in the “Wizard of Oz” for the NASCAR Sprint Cup drivers involved in the “Chase for the Championship” the key to success won’t be following the “Yellow Brick Road” but following the road paved with fresh black asphalt at Kansas Speedway.
Thursday, October 11, 2012
Junior's Chase is Over After Concussion; Rest of Field Focuses on Charlotte
As the Chase for the Sprint Cup Championship hits the halfway mark Saturday night at Charlotte Motor Speedway, NASCAR’s most popular driver will be missing from the lineup
Wednesday, October 10, 2012
IMS New Media Member Conklin Honored With Technology Award
Indianapolis Motor Speedway New Media staff member Cassie Conklin received the Rising Star Award at the Indiana Women and Hi Tech Leading Light Awards ceremony Tuesday, Oct. 9 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in downtown Indianapolis.
Friday, October 05, 2012
High-Speed Talladega Provides Big Risk, Reward For Chase Drivers
While the race victory at Talladega may go to a non-Chaser, it is vital for Chase drivers to stay out of the “Big One” – the inevitable pileup bred by restrictor-plate racing – and try to at least bring the car home in one piece and in the top 10.
Saturday, September 29, 2012
Johnson Could Pad Chase Lead With Another Victory At 'Monster Mile'
With four wins in the last eight Dover races, there is reason to keep an eye on Jimmie Johnson in Sunday’s race.
Friday, September 28, 2012
Brickyard Road Races set for July 26 on 2013 GRAND-AM Schedule
Tuesday, September 25, 2012
2012 Hauler Parade
Tuesday, September 25, 2012
IMS Date Set For July 28 On 2013 NASCAR Sprint Cup Schedule
The 20th annual Crown Royal presents the “Your Hero’s Name Here” 400 at the Brickyard will take place Sunday, July 28, 2013 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, the 20th of 36 events in the 2013 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series.
Saturday, September 22, 2012
Gordon Needs Quick Rebound At New Hampshire To Gain Ground In Chase
One “Legend of the Brickyard” realizes his impact on this year’s Chase for the Sprint Cup will be short if he doesn’t make a dramatic move forward in the Sylvania 300 on Sunday at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. But Jeff Gordon has been tested by pressure all season just to make the Chase.
Saturday, September 15, 2012
Confidence Overflowing For Top 12 Drivers As 'Chase' Starts At Chicagoland
So far this season, the “Legends of the Brickyard” have been involved in many races on the track and on the schedule. There was the “Race to the Kroger Super Weekend at the Brickyard,” which highlighted the races leading into the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series annual trip to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway and the Crown Royal Presents the Curtiss Shaver 400 powered by BigMachineRecords.com. Jimmie Johnson went on to claim his fourth win at Indianapolis in decisive fashion.
Monday, September 10, 2012
Gordon Caps Wild Ride At Richmond With Final Chase Spot
Jeff Gordon could have made the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup the easy way by winning the Federated Auto Parts 400 on Saturday night at Richmond International Raceway. But when Gordon’s No. 24 Chevrolet was a handful at the beginning of the race, he was forced to grab the final wild-card position the hard way – by finishing far enough ahead of Kyle Busch to make it in on points.
Friday, September 07, 2012
Good Guys 2nd WIX Filters Speedway Nationals Automotive Festival
Goodguys Rod & Custom Association’s 20-event 2012 US Tour is bringing hot rods, custom cars and classic American iron to Indianapolis Motor Speedway – the Racing Capital of the World.
Friday, September 07, 2012
It's Now Or Never At Richmond For Gordon, Others Seeking Spot In Chase
The “Race to the Chase” in NASCAR Sprint Cup could be called racing’s longest heat race. It starts in February at the Daytona 500 – the first of 26 races that determine the 12 drivers that will compete over the final 10 races for the Sprint Cup in the “Chase for the Championship.”
Wednesday, September 05, 2012
Sports Car Merger Builds Excitement For Future Races At IMS
GRAND-AM Road Racing, which made its Indianapolis Motor Speedway debut in 2012, will have a new look starting in 2014 after a landmark merger between GRAND-AM and the American Le Mans Series was announced Sept. 5 in Daytona Beach, Fla.
Sunday, September 02, 2012
Tick-Tock: Time Slipping Away For Drivers Trying To Find Spot In Chase
Time is running out for several big-name NASCAR Sprint Cup Series drivers, including one “Brickyard legend,” to make the 2012 Chase for the Sprint Cup heading into the Labor Day Weekend night race at Atlanta Motor Speedway.
Friday, August 24, 2012
Fight For Chase Spots Continues Under Lights At New-Look Bristol
It’s down to three races in NASCAR’s “Race to the Chase,” and the pressure is on some big name drivers Saturday night at Bristol if they are going to get into NASCAR’s “Chase for the Sprint Cup Championship.”
Saturday, August 18, 2012
Time Running Short At Michigan For Drivers Seeking Chase Spot
With just four races left in NASCAR’s “Race to the Chase,” time is running out for four drivers with strong Brickyard connections.
Saturday, August 11, 2012
Gordon Hopes To Continue Rapid Road To Chase At Watkins Glen
Jeff Gordon has earned the nickname “Four-Time” for more reasons than one.
When he won his third Brickyard 400 in 2001, it catapulted him to his fourth NASCAR Cup title that season. Gordon became another “Four-Time” when he drove to his fourth Brickyard 400 victory in 2004 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, becoming the first driver to reach that milestone.
Saturday, August 04, 2012
Dale Jr. Sharpens Focus On Chase While Taking Points Lead Into Pocono
While Jimmie Johnson’s fourth win at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway was the big news that came out of the Kroger Super Weekend at the Brickyard on July 26-29, another major story was Dale Earnhardt Jr. taking over the NASCAR Sprint Cup points lead.
Tuesday, July 31, 2012
IMS fans can get special deal when reordering '400' tickets for 2013
Monday, July 30, 2012
Brickyard Super Weekend: A Local Perspective
The Kroger Super Weekend at the Brickyard was the kind of event that makes me feel proud to be a resident of Speedway, Indiana.
Sunday, July 29, 2012
Crown Royal Presents The Curtiss Shaver 400 At The Brickyard Powered by BigMachineRecords.com