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NASCAR tweaks 2013 car.

Posted: 15th December 2012 by admin in NASCAR
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NASCAR officials will continue to tweak the new 2013 Sprint Cup series car following a two-day test with a number of outfits at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Sixteen teams took to the 1.5-mile venue this week in order to assess the new car and its handling characteristics under the current rules package, which is not definitive […]

Comments Off on Carl Edwards feels he now has everything he needs to become NASCAR champion.

Carl Edwards says he feels ready to become a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion at Homestead on Sunday and does not believe his experience deficit relative to title rival Tony Stewart is crucial heading into the season finale. Roush Fenway racer Edwards has led the drivers’ standings for the majority of the season, including six […]

Comments Off on Waltrip and JTG teams penalised over illegal windshields!

The Michael Waltrip Racing and JTG Daugherty teams have been penalised for technical infractions found on their cars last weekend at Talladega. The cars of Martin Truex Jr, David Reutimann and Bobby Labonte were found to have windshields that didn’t meet NASCAR specification for thickness during the opening day technical inspection last Friday at Talladega […]

Comments Off on Goodyear extends NASCAR tyre supply deal through to 2017.

Goodyear will continue to supply tyres for NASCAR’s national touring series through 2017 after the manufacturer signed an extended agreement with the sanctioning body. The American tyre company will remain NASCAR’s exclusive tyre supplier for the Sprint Cup, Nationwide and Camping World Truck Series, further extending a 57-year relationship. “Our long-time relationship with Goodyear is […]

Comments Off on Raikkonen set for Nationwide debut.

Kimi Raikkonen is set to move a step up in his NASCAR transition next week by making his Nationwide Series debut at Charlotte Motor Speedway. The 31-year-old ranked 15th on his first NASCAR Camping World Truck series outing, finishing on the lead lap while surviving a race that saw plenty of incidents involving many of […]