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Harvick on the pole at Phoenix for the first time

Posted On March 13, 2015

Avondale, AZ (SportsNetwork.com) - Kevin Harvick has a record six Sprint Cup Series victories at Phoenix International Raceway, including four of the last five races, but had never won a pole position here until Friday's qualifying.Harvick, the defending Sprint Cup champion, turned a lap at 140.751 mph during the third and final round of qualifying…

NASCAR reinstates Kurt Busch, now placed on indefinite probation

Posted On March 11, 2015

Charlotte, NC (SportsNetwork.com) - NASCAR announced on Wednesday that Kurt Busch's indefinite suspension has been lifted, effective immediately, allowing him to compete in this weekend's Sprint Cup Series race at Phoenix International Raceway. According to a news release from NASCAR, Busch is eligible to return to racing under indefinite probation subject to additional mandatory requirements…

NASCAR penalizes Keselowski, Allgaier’s crew chiefs

Posted On March 10, 2015

Daytona Beach, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - NASCAR handed down penalties to two crew chiefs in the Sprint Cup Series on Tuesday for technical violations discovered this past weekend at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Paul Wolfe, the crew chief for Brad Keselowski's No. 2 Team Penske Ford, was placed on probation through Dec. 31, and Steve Addington,…

Harvick’s dominance in Sprint Cup continues with Las Vegas win

Posted On March 08, 2015

Las Vegas, NV (SportsNetwork.com) - Defending Sprint Cup Series champion Kevin Harvick continues to be on a roll after winning Sunday's Kobalt Tools 400 in dominating fashion at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Harvick started 18th and took the lead for the first time on lap 91 when then leader Jimmie Johnson, who won last weekend…

Gordon involved in practice crash at Vegas, goes to backup car

Posted On March 07, 2015

Las Vegas, NV (SportsNetwork.com) - Jeff Gordon, the pole winner for the Kobalt Tools 400, will have to start Sunday's race from the rear of the field in a backup car after he was involved in practice crash on Saturday at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Gordon sustained heavy damage to the right front and right…