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Season-sweep for Earnhardt Jr. at Pocono

Posted On August 03, 2014

Long Pond, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - Dale Earnhardt Jr. scored a season-sweep at a racetrack for just the second time in his Sprint Cup Series career with a victory in Sunday's GoBowling.com 400 at Pocono Raceway. Earnhardt, who won the Pocono 400 here on June 8, passed Greg Biffle for the lead with 14 laps remaining…

Larson wins first Sprint Cup pole at Pocono

Posted On August 01, 2014

Long Pond, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - Rookie Kyle Larson claimed his first career pole in the Sprint Cup Series after topping Team Penske drivers Joey Logano and Brad Keselowski in Friday's qualifying at Pocono Raceway.Larson, who drives the No. 42 Chevrolet for Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates, turned a lap at 183.438 mph during the…

Hamlin’s No. 11 team hammered with severe penalties

Posted On July 29, 2014

Daytona Beach, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - NASCAR handed down severe penalties to Denny Hamlin's No. 11 team in the Sprint Cup Series on Tuesday after his Joe Gibbs Racing car failed post-race inspection this past Sunday at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Hamlin's crew chief, Darian Grubb, and car chief, Wesley Sherrill, have both been suspended for the…

The Inside Line: Fifth Cup title looks promising for Gordon

Posted On July 28, 2014

(SportsNetwork.com) - Jeff Gordon is a four-time champion in NASCAR's premier series, but it's been 13 years since his last title.After winning his second race of the season on Sunday at Indianapolis Motor Speedway and presently holding the points lead in the Sprint Cup Series, Gordon is very confident that 2014 will finally be the…

Edwards To Leave Roush-Fenway

Posted On July 27, 2014

(Indianapolis, IN) -- Carl Edwards will part ways with Roush-Fenway Racing after this NASCAR season. Roush confirmed the long-expected news Sunday. Edwards has been with Roush-Fenway for 11 years but is believed to be poised to join Joe Gibbs Racing next season in a new fourth car. No announcement on that will be made until…