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Harvick grabs Michigan pole with track record

Posted On June 13, 2014

Brooklyn, MI (SportsNetwork.com) - Kevin Harvick claimed his third pole of the season in the Sprint Cup Series after setting a new track qualifying record at Michigan International Speedway on Friday. Harvick, in his first year as driver of the No. 4 Chevrolet for Stewart-Haas Racing, made a lap around this two-mile oval at a…

Michigan: Montoya’s first Sprint Cup start of the season

Posted On June 13, 2014

Brooklyn, MI (SportsNetwork.com) - After spending the past seven years competing in the Sprint Cup Series full-time, Juan Pablo Montoya is set to make his first start of the season as well as his debut for Team Penske in the series this weekend at Michigan International Speedway. Montoya is now a full-time competitor in the…

This Week in Auto Racing June 14 – 15

Posted On June 13, 2014

Brooklyn, MI (SportsNetwork.com) - All three of NASCAR's national touring series are in action this weekend. Sprint Cup and Nationwide are racing at Michigan International Speedway, and Camping World Truck is at Gateway Motorsports Park. NASCARSprint Cup SeriesQuicken Loans 400 - Michigan International Speedway - Brooklyn, MichiganAfter spending the past seven years competing in the…

Former NASCAR team owner Donlavey dies at 90

Posted On June 10, 2014

Richmond, VA (SportsNetwork.com) - Junie Donlavey, a team owner in NASCAR's premier series for more than 50 years, passed away on Monday night in his hometown of Richmond. He was 90.According to a report from Richmond television station WWBT, Donlavey suffered from Alzheimer's disease. Members of Donlavey's family told NBC12 (WWBT) that he "thought it…

Earnhardt Jr. wins at Pocono for the first time

Posted On June 08, 2014

Long Pond, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - Dale Earnhardt Jr. passed Brad Keselowski for the lead with just five laps to go and then held off Keselowski at the finish to win Sunday's Pocono 400 at Pocono Raceway. It's the first time that Earnhardt has won a Sprint Cup Series race at this 2.5-mile triangle-shaped track, coming…