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September 17th, 2011
Michael Waltrip says his team has held ‘productive talks’ with Clint Bowyer as the Richard Childress Racing driver works to secure a race seat for 2012. Bowyer looks set for a future elsewhere as negotiations with RCR seem to have hit a stumbling block. Waltrip has now revealed publicly that his team has held conversations with the driver and a sponsor for next season
July 19th, 2011
Greg Erwin, former crew chief for Roush Fenway Racing’s Greg Biffle, will resume that role alongside Richard Petty’s AJ Allmendinger with immediate effect. Last week Erwin was replaced at Roush by Matt Puccia as Biffle’s crew chief, as the leading Ford outfit attempts placing all its four drivers in contention for a Chase birth. Allmendinger currently ranks tied 16th in the point standings and a victory in the following seven races could potentially put him in position to take a wild-card entry into the playoff.
June 25th, 2011
Joey Logano secured his first pole position of the season in qualifying for Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Sears Point. The 21-year-old surprised even himself with his first ever pole position on a road course – only his second at NASCAR’s top level – bringing Penske Racing’s pole-position streak to a halt with the first of the year for Joe Gibbs Racing.
May 7th, 2011
Kasey Kahne claimed pole position for Saturday night’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race, by setting a new track record at Darlington Raceway. The Red Bull Racing driver bumped Hendrick Motorsports’ Jeff Gordon from the top spot with a lap time of 27.131 seconds at an average speed of 181.254 mph
April 9th, 2011
David Ragan claimed his maiden NASCAR Sprint Cup Series pole at Texas by leading a Roush Fenway front row sweep ahead of Carl Edwards. Ragan bumped Edwards from pole after running last in the order to complete his qualifying lap, having set the fastest practice time on Thursday afternoon
March 29th, 2011
Former Formula 1 world champion Kimi Raikkonen will make a surprising move to NASCAR this year, the Finn joining the series with a new team. According to the Turun Sanomat newspaper, Raikkonen – the 2007 world champion – will be racing with the new ICE1 Racing team in the Truck series before moving on to the Nationwide and Sprint Cup series
March 14th, 2011
John Andretti will return to the Indianapolis 500 again this year in an Andretti Autosports entry run in collaboration with Richard Petty Motorsports. NASCAR legend Petty has been part of John Andretti’s Indy 500 programmes for the last two years, joining forces with Dreyer & Reinbold in 2009 before switching to Michael Andretti’s team last May. “As a racer, the Indianapolis 500 is something that you love to be involved in,” said Petty.
January 24th, 2011
TOWSON, Md. — DeWalt, a manufacturer of industrial power tools, will return to NASCAR as sponsor of Richard Petty Motorsports and driver Marcos Ambrose through the 2012 season. The DeWalt logo will alternate between the hood and quarter-panel of the No
January 23rd, 2011
Brad Keselowski topped the final day of testing at Daytona on Saturday as teams continued to find more speed in preparation for next month’s 500-mile NASCAR season-opener at the track. The Penske driver, using a two-car draft, was able to break into the 198mph bracket reaching an average speed of 198.605 mph, with a lap time of 45.3126 seconds, the fastest seen during the three days of running.
November 29th, 2010
Richard Petty has joined with two investors to take control of Richard Petty Motorsports. (HHP/Alan Marler Photo) CONCORD, N.C.
November 23rd, 2010
ON A TEAR: Carl Edwards (99) leads a pack of cars through turn four Sunday at Homestead-Miami Speedway during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ford 400.
October 26th, 2010
Aric Almirola drove the No. 9 Budweiser Ford for Richard Petty Motorsports at Martinsville (Va.) Speedway Sunday. (HHP/Christa L
October 23rd, 2010
Marcos Ambrose hopes Richard Petty Motorsports can get through its financial woes within the next few weeks as he fears for the team’s future, having signed a deal to drive for the team in 2011.
October 22nd, 2010
Red Bull Racing officials have yet to finalize the team’s driver line-up for next season, as they continue to monitor Brian Vickers’ recovery from illness. Following Kasey Kahne’s early arrival at the team after being released by Richard Petty Motorsports this week, Red Bull Racing team general manager Jay Frye has stated that the outfit has yet to decide on who will partner Kahne next season.
October 22nd, 2010
Kasey Kahne (left) and Jeff Burton suddenly have a lot of things in common. Both drivers have left teams early during their careers in order to get a head start on the upcoming season.
October 22nd, 2010
Kasey Kahne (left) stands with Richard Petty during the 2009 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season.
October 21st, 2010
Kasey Kahne has been released from driving duties by Richard Petty Motorsports, the Sprint Cup Series outfit announced Wednesday night. The 30-year-old will depart his current team sooner than expected after a fallout with his squad after last Saturday’s race at Charlotte. His #9 Ford was driven to the checkered flag by JJ Yeley following mid-repairs after Kahne crashed against the wall and into Sam Hornish’s Penske Dodge
October 21st, 2010
Kasey Kahne has been released by Richard Petty Motorsports, effective immediately. (HHP/Alan Marler Photo) CONCORD, N.C. — Kasey Kahne won’t be finishing the season with Richard Petty Motorsports.
by David Phillips on October 5th, 2010
iRacing.com has added Dover International Speedway to its ever growing catalogue of race tracks. Known as The Monster Mile, Dover is a real beast of a race track, exactly one mile in length and featuring 24 degree banked turns – not to mention a 46 foot tall, muscle-bound, statue outside the gates named “Miles the Monster.” One of only two tracks on the NASCAR Sprint Cup circuit paved with concrete, Dover has been a fixture on the NASCAR schedule since 1969 with a list of winners that reads like a Who’s Who of NASCAR including Bobby Allison and Richard Petty, who each won seven times at Dover. Dover is also unique in that the track is part of a larger sports and entertainment complex that includes a hotel, gaming casino [...]
September 18th, 2010
CONCORD, N.C. — Twelve racers from eight states, Canada and Barbados descended upon the Charlotte area this week to display their racing talents, but Richard Petty only needed to look a few miles away to find his guy. Ryan Wilson, an 18-year-old late-model racer from Randleman, N.C., was named “Top Driver” of Richard Petty’s Driver Search II, following four days of intense competition at Charlotte Motor Speedway, Concord Speedway and Carolina Motorsports Park