Tag: Kyle Larson

July 11, 2017 Cody Stewart No comments exist

Joe Gibbs Racing announced today that Erik Jones would take over the No. 20 Toyota in the Monster Energy Cup Series starting next year.   The news does not come off as “shocking” due to the comments made last week by the current driver in that seat, Matt Kenseth. On Friday of last week, Kenseth…

July 8, 2017 Cody Stewart No comments exist

In dominating fashion, Martin Truex Jr. was able to capture the Checkered Flag at Kentucky Speedway. The pilot of the 78 Furniture Row Toyota led 152 of the 267 laps in the Quaker State 400.   The word domination might be an understatement when describing this win by Truex Jr. Out of the 40 cars…

July 7, 2017 Cody Stewart No comments exist

Kyle Busch will bring the field to the Green Flag in tomorrow nights Quaker State 400. Busch was able to hold off Martin Truex Jr. to win the pole at Kentucky Speedway with a lap of 29.397 (190.282 MPH). That lap wound up being a track record. This is Busch’s third pole of the season…

July 2, 2017 Cody Stewart No comments exist

In a caution filled race that saw a record 14 yellow flags at Daytona, Ricky Stenhouse Jr brought home the Checkered Flag. This win comes just a little over two months after Stenhouse Jr collected his first career victory. That too came at a restrictor plate race at Talladega.   After a late wreck, which…

June 27, 2017 Cody Stewart No comments exist

We have hit that part of the NASCAR season where the age old question is brought up, will we have 16 different drivers win before the Playoffs start? When NASCAR dramatically changed their version of a postseason in 2014, a “Chase”, or what is known today as the Playoffs, berth could be obtained by winning…

March 19, 2017 Cody Stewart No comments exist

Before the green flag dropped for Sunday’s Camping World 500 at Phoenix International Raceway, Ryan Newman had gone 127 races without a win. Newman last win came in the Brickyard 400 at Indianapolis Motor-Speedway in 2013. In that three and a half year stretch, Newman has switched racing organizations and flirted with a Championship in…

March 5, 2017 Cody Stewart No comments exist

  In a race that was dominated by Kevin Harvick from the drop of the green flag, Brad Keselowski swooped in and got the victory. Harvick lead nearly 300 of the 325 laps at Atlanta Motor Speedway. On top of the laps lead, Harvick also won both stages, the first driver to do that since…

February 26, 2017 Cody Stewart No comments exist

A move that was talked about for a year, turned out to be the jackpot. Kurt Busch and his Stewart-Haas Racing team won the Daytona 500 tonight. The move that was talked about for so long? SHR moving from Chevrolet to Ford. All week this organization showed speed. Still, a lot of uncertainty was hanging…