Dale Earnhardt Jr. will leave Phoenix International Raceway with the points lead in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series.
The driver of the No. 88 Chevrolet leads Phoenix winner Kevin Harvick by 11 points.
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Dale Earnahrdt Jr. entered Phoenix with a five point lead after winning the Daytona 500 a week ago. Harvick and Earnhardt are all but guaranteed...
WESCO will sponsor the #3 car for the Saturday race at Phoenix.
Whitetail Club will sponsor the #2 car for the Saturday race at Phoenix.
Martin Truex Jr. becamer the first Daytona druver sincle 1973 to start second at the Daytona 500 and finish dead last.
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NASCAR’s season opening race has come, and now gone. Dale Earnhardt Jr. captured the checkered flag for the second time joining the ranks of drivers such as Richard Petty, Cale Yarborough, Bobby Allison, Matt Kenseth and Jimmie Johnson as drivers with multiple wins in the Great American Race.
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Daytona Beach, Fla- It was supposed to be a better weekend than this for Martin Truex Jr. A week ago today, he qualified his No. 78 Furniture Row Racing Chevrolet on the front row for today’s Daytona 500.
Unfortunately, that’s where his luck ended.
Truex, thought this was going to be his best opportunity to win the race as his Chevy only had four total laps...
NASCAR starts their season this weekend at Daytona International Speedway. All three series race at the 2.5 mile track. The Camping World Truck Series will run the Next era Energy Resources 250 on Friday evening, the Nationwide Series will run the Drive4COPD 300 on Saturday and the Sprint Cup cars will finish the weekend with the Daytona 500 on Sunday. Austin Dillon had the fastest...
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Daytona Beach, Fla- It was pretty simple for the 2014 Daytona 500 front row starters Austin Dillon and Martin Truex Jr. Just keep your car in one piece after their respective Budweiser Duel and enter Sunday’s race with momentum.
Dillon, did just that in the first duel as when action started getting hairy he went to the back and just rode around there keeping his...
Martin Truex Jr. took a winding, unexpected path to find a new job.
He didn't realize it would seem to take almost as long and be just as cumbersome to join his Furniture Row Racing team at Daytona.
Truex was one of the final stragglers to make it to the track after weather woes - and some poor planning - forced him to miss Thursday's Daytona 500 media day.
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Martin Truex Jr. will suit up the season driving the No. 78 Furniture Row Racing Chevrolet SS. Truex Jr. is moving over from Michael Waltrip Racing and the No. 56 after spending the last four seasons with the team.
Truex’s release from the team followed the fallout from Richmond, and NAPA’s decision to leave the sport. The No. 56 team is now a research and development team...
Having signed a multi-year deal to drive for Furniture Row Racing in 2014, Martin Truex Jr. feels "blessed."
Following a chain of events involving Truex's current team, Michael Waltrip Racing, that began with teammate Clint Bowyer's spin at the Sept. 7 Richmond race and continued through NAPA's decision to pull sponsorship at season's end, Truex wasn'...
Dale Earnhardt Jr. or Dale Jr. (or even Junior if you will) said “this isn’t the first time it’s happened,” in reference to Michael Waltrip Racing trying to manipulate a race. “I don’t think we need to beat on Clint (Bowyer) and MWR too much because it’s been done before,” Dale Jr. said in Chicago at NASCAR Chase for the Sprint Cup Media Day this afternoon. Dale Jr...