ARCA: Suarez to Debut for Venturini Motorsports at Kentucky

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CONCORD, N.C. – official release — Getty Images for NASCAR photo — Daniel Suarez will make his ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards debut at Kentucky Speedway during the ZLOOP 150 next Friday in the No. 66 ARRIS Toyota prepared by Venturini Motorsports. Joe Gibbs Racing revealed last month that the 22-year old Suarez would join the organization in 2015 to …

ARCA: Happy Homecoming; Ben Rhodes to Race ZLOOP 150 at Kentucky with TSM

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MOORESVILLE, N.C. — official release — TSM photo — Turner Scott Motorsports (TSM) announced today that Ben Rhodes will pilot the No. 41 Alpha Energy Solutions Chevy in the upcoming ARCA Racing Series event at Kentucky Speedway on September 19. The race will mark a homecoming for the Louisville, Kentucky native, as it will be the first time the 17-year-old will …

ARCA: Cunningham Plans Triple-Play for Final Three ARCA Races

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MOORESVILLE, N.C. – official release – ARCA/Cunningham Motorsports photo — Cunningham Motorsports plans to have three cars in each of the final three races of the 2014 ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards season. Tom Hessert and Austin Wayne Self will be in Cunningham cars for all three races. Both are in the top-10 in the ARCA Racing Series driver …

NSCS: Keselowski Scores Again at Kentucky; Second Win in Bluegrass State and Second Win of 2014

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SPARTA, Ky. — By Chris Knight, NASCAR Wire Service — HHP/Alan Marler photo — Sometimes the fastest car doesn’t always win. Tonight, at Kentucky Speedway, it did. Battling back from varying pit stop strategies, Brad Keselowski climbed six positions over the final 47 laps to pick up his second win of the season in dominating fashion in Saturday night’s Quaker State 400 presented by Advance …

NNS: Kevin Harvick Scores At Kentucky

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SPARTA, KY– Race report by Race Chaser Online Correspondent Marshall Gabell — Photo Credit Todd Warshaw/Getty Images North America – Sometimes it’s better to be auspicious rather than dominant. That defined Kevin Harvick, and was revealed to the entire NASCAR Nationwide Series on Saturday night at Kentucky Speedway. Harvick led 14 laps of the 200 in the John R. Elliott …

NSCS: Keselowski Scores Cup Pole at Kentucky

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SPARTA, Ky. – official release — Christian Petersen/Getty Images photo — Brad Keselowski scored his third NASCAR Sprint Cup Series pole of the season Friday at Kentucky Speedway, setting a track record in the process. Keselowski’s reset the Kentucky record books by circling the 1.5-mile oval in 28.603 seconds at 188.791 mph to give him the pole for Saturday’s Quaker State …

NCWTS: Kyle Busch Makes It Five For Five

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SPARTA, KY – Race report by Race Chaser Online Correspondent Marshall Gabell — Getty Images for NASCAR photo – Dominating the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series would be an understatement to describe Kyle Busch’s five victories (Daytona, Kansas, Charlotte, Dover and Kentucky) in five starts throughout this season. Busch led 91 laps of the 150 laps in the UNOH 225 …

NNS: Austin Theriault to Drive Three Races for JR Motorsports

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April 22, 2014 — team release — MOORESVILLE, N.C. – Austin Theriault will make his NASCAR Nationwide Series debut this season, as JR Motorsports has signed him to drive three races in the No. 5 Chevrolet. Theriault, a 20-year-old late model racer from Fort Kent, Maine, will make his debut on May 18 at Iowa Speedway, driving the No. 5 Chevrolet replete …

NCWTS: Dollar General to Sponsor Four Races on KBM No. 51 Tundra

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MOORESVILLE, N.C. (March 18, 2014) – Kyle Busch Motorsports (KBM) announced today Dollar General, the nation’s largest small-box discount retailer will be the primary sponsor of the No. 51 Tundra in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series for four races in 2014. Owner-driver Kyle Busch will be behind the wheel for three of the events with Erik Jones driving the fourth.  …

NASCAR Nationwide Series: Ryan Blaney Gets First Series Win at Kentucky

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By Chris Knight – Special to the NASCAR Wire Service- It wasn’t a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series competitor that the NASCAR Nationwide Series field had to worry about at Kentucky Speedway. Instead, it was a NASCAR Camping World Truck Series standout in Ryan Blaney who stole the show and won Saturday night’s Kentucky 300. Blaney’s first career Nationwide Series win …