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Stewart set to return to racing at Atlanta

Posted On August 28, 2014

Charlotte, NC (SportsNetwork.com) - After missing the last three NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races, Tony Stewart is expected to return to competition this weekend at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Stewart-Haas Racing made the announcement of Stewart's return on Thursday. A press conference involving Stewart and SHR executive vice president Brett Frood has been scheduled for Friday…

NASCAR releases 2015 Sprint Cup Series schedule

Posted On August 26, 2014

Daytona Beach, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - The Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway returning to its traditional Labor Day weekend date is one of many changes NASCAR has made to its 2015 schedule for the Sprint Cup Series.NASCAR officially released next year's schedule for its premier series on Tuesday. Atlanta Motor Speedway, Kentucky Speedway and the spring races at Phoenix…

The Inside Line: It’s crunch time for making the Chase

Posted On August 25, 2014

(SportsNetwork.com) - With just two races to go before the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship begins, several drivers are really feeling the pressure to win a race in order to secure a spot in the playoffs. Right now, each of the 12 drivers who have won a race this year have clinched a spot…

Logano holds off teammate Keselowski for Bristol win

Posted On August 23, 2014

Bristol, TN (SportsNetwork.com) - Joey Logano claimed his third win in the Sprint Cup Series this season by taking Saturday night's Irwin Tools Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway. Logano grabbed the lead from Matt Kenseth with 45 laps to go and then held off a hard-charging Brad Keselowski, his teammate at Team Penske, in…

Harvick tops Gordon for Bristol pole

Posted On August 22, 2014

Bristol, TN (SportsNetwork.com) - Kevin Harvick claimed the pole for Saturday night's IRWIN Tools Night Race after edging Jeff Gordon in qualifying at Bristol Motor Speedway. Harvick, who's in his first season as driver of the No. 4 Chevrolet for Stewart-Haas Racing, turned a lap at 131.362 mph during the second and final round of…