EagleCountryOnline.com

NASCAR & IndyCar

2014_AB_728x90

Keselowski remains alive in Chase with Talladega win

Posted On October 19, 2014

Talladega, AL (SportsNetwork.com) - Desperately needing a victory to advance into the next round of the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship, Brad Keselowski passed Ryan Newman for the lead on the final lap to win Sunday's Geico 500 at Talladega Superspeedway.While Keselowski moved on to the Eliminator Round, which begins next weekend at Martinsville,…

Keselowski wins Nationwide race at Charlotte

Posted On October 11, 2014

Concord, NC (SportsNetwork.com) - Brad Keselowski claimed his fourth Nationwide Series victory of the season by taking Friday night's Drive for the Cure 300 at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Keselowski experienced a tire issue and brushed the wall early in the race, forcing him to pit sooner than expected. He bounced back and passed Ryan Blaney,…

Kyle Busch wins Charlotte pole, Kurt Busch sets new track record

Posted On October 09, 2014

Concord, NC (SportsNetwork.com) - The Busch brothers had quite a night in Thursday's Sprint Cup Series qualifying at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Kyle Busch won the pole for Saturday night's Bank of America 500, while his elder brother, Kurt, set a new track qualifying record at Charlotte with his lap at 198.771 mph during the second…

Hornish Jr. to drive for Richard Petty Motorsports in Sprint Cup

Posted On October 08, 2014

Concord, NC (SportsNetwork.com) - Sam Hornish Jr. is heading back to the Sprint Cup Series full time in 2015. Richard Petty Motorsports announced on Wednesday that Hornish will join the racing organization to drive the No. 9 Ford in Sprint Cup next season. He will replace Marcos Ambrose in the No. 9 after Ambrose informed…

Harvick wins Kansas pole with new track record

Posted On October 03, 2014

Kansas City, KS (SportsNetwork.com) - Championship contender Kevin Harvick won his eighth pole of the season in the Sprint Cup Series, while defending series titleholder Jimmie Johnson struggled in Friday's qualifying for the Hollywood Casino 400 at Kansas Speedway. Harvick, in his first season as driver of the No. 4 Chevrolet for Stewart-Haas Racing, grabbed…