April 6, 2014

Race Postponed:


Mother nature has decided to follow NASCAR to almost every track on the schedule this season, it has followed NASCAR to Texas and has postponed the race to tomorrow. You can catch the race at 12:00pm/et on your local FOX station, pre-race will be on at 11:30pm/et on FoxSports1


April 5, 2014

Tony Stewart, Brad Keselowski Sit on Front Row at Texas


Tony Stewart was able to put down a lap 5 one-thousandths quicker than Brad Keselowski who will start second tomorrow. Stewart became the seventh different pole sitter of the season and his teammate Kevin Harvick set a new track record in the first round of qualifying today. Harvick put down a 27.234 second lap with a speed of 198.282mph. The race tomorrow is scheduled to start shortly after 3:00pm/et but mother nature is expected to show up to the race tomorrow, so make sure you stay tuned to FOX to keep updated on the status of the race.

Starting Lineup:
Start
Car #
Driver
Speed(MPH)
Time(Secs.)
1
14
Tony Stewart(PC3)
195.454
27.628
2
2
Brad Keselowski(PC2)
195.419
27.633
3
4
Kevin Harvick
195.298
27.65
4
16
Greg Biffle
194.7
27.735
5
99
Carl Edwards
194.637
27.744
6
11
Denny Hamlin
194.623
27.746
7
21
Trevor Bayne(i)
194.503
27.763
8
31
Ryan Newman
194.14
27.815
9
9
Marcos Ambrose
194.056
27.827
10
22
Joey Logano
193.743
27.872
11
41
Kurt Busch(PC4)
193.126
27.961
12
24
Jeff Gordon(PC6)
192.089
28.112
13
27
Paul Menard
194.259
27.798
14
42
Kyle Larson #
194.084
27.823
15
1
Jamie McMurray
194.021
27.832
16
48
Jimmie Johnson(PC1)
194.007
27.834
17
43
Aric Almirola
193.59
27.894
18
78
Martin Truex Jr
193.493
27.908
19
88
Dale Earnhardt Jr.
193.354
27.928
20
3
Austin Dillon #
193.154
27.957
21
13
Casey Mears
193.154
27.957
22
51
Justin Allgaier #
192.981
27.982
23
55
Brian Vickers
192.768
28.013
24
10
Danica Patrick
192.761
28.014
25
15
Clint Bowyer
194.988
27.694
26
20
Matt Kenseth(PC5)
194.637
27.744
27
7
Michael Annett #
194.602
27.749
28
95
Michael McDowell
194.581
27.752
29
18
Kyle Busch
194.539
27.758
30
23
Alex Bowman #
194.454
27.77
31
17
Ricky Stenhouse Jr.
194.44
27.772
32
5
Kasey Kahne
194.028
27.831
33
47
AJ Allmendinger
193.611
27.891
34
35
David Reutimann
192.954
27.986
35
77
Dave Blaney
192.52
28.049
36
30
Parker Kligerman #
192.219
28.093
37
32
Travis Kvapil
192.171
28.1
38
36
Reed Sorenson
191.748
28.162
39
38
David Gilliland
191.625
28.18
40
40
Landon Cassill(i)
191.408
28.212
41
98
Josh Wise
191.232
28.238
42
26
Cole Whitt #
189.036
28.566
43
34
David Ragan
187.839
28.748
DID NOT QUALIFY
44
66
Joe Nemechek(i)
188.587
28.634
45
33
David Stremme
190.759
28.308
46
83
Ryan Truex #
189.401
28.511
47
44
J.J. Yeley(i)
185.44
29.12


February 21, 2014

Ben Kennedy Will Lead Field To Green Flag For Tonight's Truck Race

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Mother nature isn't NASCAR's best friend today, it cancelled the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series' qualifying session sending one truck home for tonight's truck race. Ben Kennedy was fastest in all three practice sessions which gave him the top spot next to Turner Scott Motorsports teammate and veteran, Ron Hornaday. The green flag for the race is scheduled to fly at 7:40pm/et on FoxSports1.

1.       Ben Kennedy (#31)
2.       Ron Hornaday (#30)
3.       Ryan Blaney (#29)
4.       Matt Crafton (#88)
5.       Joey Coulter (#21)
6.       John Wes Townley (#5)
7.       Kyle Busch (#51)
8.       Ross Chastain (#92)
9.       Johnny Sauter (#98)
10.   Tyler Reddick (#19)
11.   Jeb Burton (#13)
12.   Ryan Sieg (#39)
13.   Joe Nemechek (#8)
14.   Ryan Truex (#32)
15.   Parker Kligerman (#58)
16.   Darrell Wallace Jr. (#54)
17.   Tyler Young (#02)
18.   Timothy Peters (#17)
19.   John King (#20)
20.   Sean Corr (#82)
21.   Brian Ickler (#7)
22.   Mason Mingus (#35)
23.   German Quiroga (#77)
24.   Chris Cockrum (#74)
25.   Bryan Silas (#99)
26.   Brennan Newberry (#24)
27.   Chris Fontaine (#84)
28.   Travis Kvapil (#50)
29.   Caleb Holman (#75)
30.   Jimmy Weller (#08)
31.   Jason White (#93)
32.   Justin Jennings (#63)
33.   Michael Disdier (#07)
34.   Ryan Ellis (#28)
35.   Jennifer Jo Cobb (#10)
36.   Norm Benning (#57)
Did Not Qualify
37.   Todd Peck (#40)


TSM Teammates Kwasniewski, Larson Share Front Row For Tomorrow's Nationwide Race at Daytona

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The new qualifying format was used in today's Nationwide Series qualifying session, but it was cut short by rain allowing the drivers to only get one out of the three sessions complete. Dylan Kwasniewski put down a lap speed of 192.078, only four one thousandths faster than Turner Scott Motorsports teammate Kyle Larson. The green flag is scheduled to fly shortly after 1:30pm/et tomorrow on ESPN.

1.       Dylan Kwasniewski (#31)
2.       Kyle Larson (#42)
3.       Danica Patrick (#30)
4.       Kyle Busch (#54)
5.       Elliott Sadler (#11)
6.       Matt Kenseth (#20)
7.       Jamie Dick (#55)
8.       Jeff Green (#91)
9.       Johnny Sauter (#80)
10.   David Starr (#10)
11.   Blake Koch (#44)
12.   Mike Bliss (#19)
13.   Eric McClure (#14)
14.   James Buescher (#99)
15.   Harrison Rhodes (#24)
16.   Dale Earnhardt Jr. (#88)
17.   Brad Keselowski (#22)
18.   Bobby Gerhart (#85)
19.   Regan Smith (#7)
20.   Brian Scott (#2)
21.   Robert Richardson (#23)
22.   Scott Lagasse Jr. (#29)
23.   Ty Dillon (#3)
24.   Mike Wallace (#28)
25.   Joe Nemechek (#87)
26.   Chase Elliott (#9)
27.   Brendan Gaughan (#62)
28.   Jason White (#00)
29.   Ryan Sieg (#39)
30.   Dakoda Armstrong (#43)
31.   Trevor Bayne (#6)
32.   Josh Wise (#40)
33.   Jeremy Clements (#51)
34.   Landon Cassill (#01)
35.   Derrike Cope (#70)
36.   Joey Gase (#52)
37.   Jeffrey Earnhardt (#4)
38.   Mike Harmon (#74)
39.   Ryan Reed (#16)
40.   Chad Boat (#84)
DNQ
41.   David Ragan (#98)
42.   Tanner Berryhill (#17)
43.   Chris Buescher (#60)
44.   Willie Allen (#76)
45.   Matt Carter (#93)
46.   Matt Dibenedetto (#37)
47.   Carl Long (#13)
48.   Carlos Contreras (#15)
49.   Clay Greenfield (#67)

2014 Daytona 500 Starting Grid

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1)      Austin Dillon (#3)
2)      Martin Truex Jr. ( #78)
3)      Matt Kenseth (#20)
4)      Denny Hamlin (#11)
5)      Kasey Kahne (#5)
6)      Jeff Gordon (#24)
7)      Marcos Ambrose (#9)
8)      Kurt Busch (#41)
9)      Dale Earnhardt Jr. (#88)
10)   Paul Menard (#27)
11)   Josh Wise (#98)
12)   Brian Scott (#33)
13)   Aric Almirola (#43)
14)   Trevor Bayne (#21)
15)   AJ Allmendinger (#47)
16)   Kyle Larson (#42)
17)   David Gilliland (#38)
18)   Landon Cassill (#40)
19)   Ryan Newman (#31)
20)   Clint Bowyer (#15)
21)   Tony Stewart (#14)
22)   Jamie McMurray (#1)
23)   Cole Whitt (#26)
24)   Terry Labonte (#32)
25)   Greg Biffle (#16)
26)   Bobby Labonte (#52)
27)   Danica Patrick (#10)
28)   Casey Mears (#13)
29)   Alex Bowman (#23)
30)   Carl Edwards (#99)
31)   Brian Vickers (#55)
32)   Jimmie Johnson (#48)
33)   Brad Keselowski (#2)
34)   Ricky Stenhouse Jr. (#17)
35)   Joey Logano (#22)
36)   Michael Annett (#7)
37)   Kyle Busch (#18)
38)   Kevin Harvick (#4)
39)   Reed Sorenson (#36)
40)   Justin Allgaier (#52)
41)   Parker Kligerman (#30)
42)   Michael Waltrip (#66)
43)   David Ragan (#34)
DNQ
44)   Eric McClure (#35)
45)   Michael McDowell (#95)
46)   Joe Nemechek (#87)
47)   Ryan Truex (#83)
48)   Morgan Shepherd (#93)
49)   Dave Blaney (#77)

To the back: Stewart, Patrick, Labonte (Engines), McMurray, Bowyer, Ragan, Johnson, Waltrip, Truex Jr. (Backup cars)

Here is a video format of the 2014 Daytona 500 starting grid: