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  • David Phillips
    Editor And Chief
    David Phillips is a long-time contributor to print and electronic publications in the U.S. and abroad, including Racer, Autosport, AutoWeek, Motor Sport and, oversees the daily updating of news stories and assigns, edits and contributes feature material for
  • Wil Vincent
    Contributing writer

    Wil is a 25 year old student, town planner, and sim racing commentator, most well known for his work as the lead commentator for GlacierTV. Wil got into commentating through his college student radio, where he also worked as a journalist and interviewer, covering gigs and festivals within the UK, and joined GlacierTV in February 2012, becoming lead commentator a month later. His work culminated in him commentating on the 2013 World Championship Grand Prix Series, iRacing Indy 500, and iRacing All Star Race. When he gets in the virtual cockpit, you'll normally see will taking on the thrill of IndyCar Oval racing, or trying his hand in GT action

    Outside of iRacing, Wil's an avid IndyCar fan, having watched the sport since the late 1990s, and always looks forward to the Month of May. He also enjoys watching NASCAR, Formula 1, and V8 Supercars.

  • Brooks Westfall
    Silver Crown Writer

    I've been sim racing since 2011 when I joined iRacing. I've jumped to many different sims, including rFactor, Richard Burns Rally, and the famous NASCAR Racing 2003. I picked up a copy of NR2003 with my birthday money when I was only 9, but was limited to a keyboard and a controller. After reciving a G25 for Christmas in '11, I've loved sim racing and the community iRacing has. I hope to end up writing for a car magazine or website in the near future, and intend on attending university to accomplish that.
    Aside from my career in sim racing and the real world, I hope to have my own small, yet functional race team soon with the purchace of a go kart. Since I'm currently residing in Maryland, I don't have a wide range of racing to choose from. My only options on a small budget are drag racing or kart racing. After the completion of my senior year in high school next year, I hope that inRacing News and other affiliates will help my dreams of writing for Road & Track become a reality!

  • Jeff Jacobs

    Jeff Jacobs started autocrossing with the SCCA in 1990 while a student at the University of Florida. He has competed in the SCCA's National Tour and ProSolo series since 1995, winning a ProSolo National Championship in H-Stock in 2011 driving a 2010 MINI Cooper. Jeff completed his SCCA Club Racing drivers' school in 2012 at Roebling Road in a Spec Miata. He currently writes a column for the SCCA's Northeast Division in SportsCar Magazine and is the Region Executive of the Philadelphia Region SCCA.

    Jeff joined iRacing in October 2012. After starting with the MX-5 and SRF cars, he has been concentrating on the Ford Mustang FR500S, competing in the Mustang Cup series and the Continental Endurance Sports Car Series.

  • Justin Sutton
    series contributor

    Justin is 29 and lives in Texas with his girlfriend and three dogs. Although always a fan of road racing growing up, Sutton never got the chance to participate in Sim-Racing until 2012 and didn't join iRacing until 2013. The son of a writer, and former resident of Connecticut and Philadelphia, his interests vary. Currently Sutton is a co-owner of YouTube channel focused on racing games and simulators and more specifically Formula One along with his partner Mikko from Finland (BoxBoxBoxGaming). Currently Sutton writes the Skip Barber F2000 and Lotus 49 articles (and the occasional F1 article) for iRacing News, and doesn't get nearly enough time to race the cars he writes about.

    Gaming is a big part of Sutton's life as well as he is both viewer and broadcaster on Twitch along with his girlfriend of seven years. In addition to being an aspiring writer he is a skilled speaker with a focus on commentary of races and hopes one day to do commentary for road racing of some kind.

  • Marc Dorval
    series contributor

    Marc Dorval has been a dedicated but talentless iRacer since 2009. Currently hanging out near the back of the Lotus 79 pack, he nonetheless contributes to the community through posts, statistics, and a weekly recap on the main events of the Lotus 79 series.
    Outside of iRacing, Marc is married with two grown-up children, loves Jaguar cars, and runs an IT consulting practice.

  • Matt Holden

    Matt Holden began his involvement in motorsports at an early age, moving to Charlotte, NC when he was 6 months old. Growing up next door to a NASCAR TV personality, racing has always been a major part of his life. Currently studying Mechanical Engineering at UNC Charlotte, Matt works for US Legend Cars International as a technical inspector and race official at local tracks such as Charlotte Motor Speedway and Concord Speedway. Within iRacing, Matt is the Crew Chief for Gale Force Racing's #05 car in the NASCAR Peak Antifreeze Series, as well as Chassis Engineer for the team's R&D program.

  • Paul Slavonik
    iRacingNews Series Writer

    For all intents and purposes, Paul Slavonik was a late-bloomer to racing. Growing up watching NASCAR drivers such as Davey Allison and Earnhardt Sr. was the furthest extent of Paul’s racing aspirations at the time. Fast forwarding 20 years, Paul began watching the UK show Top Gear and thus ensued a fascination with all things fast. Soon after, Paul stumbled upon and has been hooked on racing ever since.
    A United States Army Veteran, Certified Audio Engineer and aspiring author, Paul spends his time hanging out with his wife and working on his first book. Currently residing in Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW), TX, his favorite racing series is the Australian V8 Supercars (go FPR!) and he has recently joined a local ChumpCar racing team. Paul began writing news stories for iRacingNews in January of 2014 and currently covers the GT3 Challenge Series and the V8 Supercars Series.

  • Thiago Izequiel

    Born in 1985 in the city of Rio de Janeiro, Thiago Izequiel is a graphic and web designer, go kart racer, aiming to get a career in motorsports. He started racing in 2007 and joined iRacing in 2010. Thiago lives in Maricá, a little town located in Rio de Janeiro state, around 60km far away from Rio de Janeiro city. In 2014 he started to write for iRacing News and also started to design layouts for racing cars.

    Working as a freelancer today, he started working as a designer in 2006. After a few years working in web design agencies, Thiago decided to follow his dreams and quit his job to work with a racing driver named Suzane Carvalho in 2011, on her driver's school. Things didn't worked out as expected and Thiago, after getting jobs as a front-end developer and social media content developer, went back to the dream path as a freelancer so he could have more time to focus on his driving career.

  • Tom O'Leary

    Tom is an 18-year old student from London, UK. Tom started sim-racing quite recently, although his passion for motorsport started at an early age, watching BTCC since the late 90s. Tom has since then expanded his interests in motorsport, watching Le Mans 24hr (and endurance racing as a whole) as well as the DTM, F1, and since starting to write about the NASCAR iRacing Series - NASCAR!

    Tom appeared on the sim-racing scene by trying out rFactor, rFactor 2 and then iRacing - where he spends most of his time racing in the Star Mazda Series where he has claimed third and then second overall in the two full seasons he has competed. On the oval side, Tom has completed a few races in the NASCAR Class C (Fixed) although he most enjoys the road side. Tom is an active member of Friction Racing, a team which focuses on the Star Mazda and the Williams-Toyota FW31, with the aim of reaching the Pro Series - and the iRacing World Championship Grand Prix Series.

    In his personal life, Tom spend time with his girlfriend (they have been together for two years) and likes a variety of games and has started to livestream his races/gameplay on Twitch, to give an insight to his approach to racing and gaming.

  • Jack Davidson
    Staff Videographer

    Jack is a recent grad from Boston University with a passion for filmmaking as well as racing. He grew up playing games such as the Need For Speed series, Gran Turismo, and more recently, the GRID and DIRT franchises.

  • Jason Lofing Series Writer
    Jason is 21 years old and was born and raised in Elk Grove. California. A big time NASCAR fan, he hasn’t missed a race on Sunday in years. Lofing is also a huge San Fransisco Giants fan and tries to take in at least a couple games a year. Other than sim racing, his biggest (and far more expensive!) hobby is photography. Although he is rather new to sim racing, Lofing has already accomplished some pretty impressive results, qualifying for the 2011 iRacing Oval Pro Series in Season 1, 2011, winning the inaugural Landon Cassill Qualifying Challenge and finishing runner-up in the second one.
  • Katier Scott
    Contributing Writer
    I am a veteran sim racer who first started racing way back in 1993 on the SPRTSIMS section of Compuserve with a league who can trace themselves all the way to the present. Within that league I act as Chief Steward and try to bring the unique viewpoint that this experience gives me into my articles.
    I have a BA (Hons) in Journalism and Editorial design and have been writing for seven years and currently cover the Lotus 79 CTC and Radical series alongside my freelance work. Living in the UK, as well as motorsports I love Photography, Arts and Crafts and reading.
  • David Ifeguni
    Contributing Writer
    I was born in New Haven, Connecticut in 1988 and moved to Midland, Michigan when I was two years old. I stayed there until third grade when I moved to Farmington Hills, Michigan and now I currently live in Naperville, IL where I'm attending Metea Valley High School as a 9th grader. In the past, I have participated in soccer and this year I plan on joining swimming or water polo. My family includes my 15 year old sister, a 7 year old sister and my mom and dad. I have been writing since 6th grade and have participated in many writing contests in my school and have received several awards for writing.
    My fascination for motorsports began when I was nine. The first NASCAR race I watched on TV was the 2009 Toyota/Save Mart 350 at Infineon Raceway, won by Kasey Kahne. My favorite NASCAR drivers are Kyle Busch, Dale Earnhardt Jr, and Jimmie Johnson. I have watched all the races in the NASCAR Sprint Cup, Nationwide and Camping World Truck Series since 2010. I currently have three wins on iRacing, two of them in the Nationwide car at Daytona and one in the Street stocks at Charlotte. My favorite car and type of track on iRacing is the Nationwide Series (B Class) car and superspeedways.

NASCAR iRacing Pro Series Duel in the Desert

by Dylan Kapisky on November 14th, 2014

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This past Tuesday, the NASCAR iRacing Pro Series took to the virtual Phoenix International Raceway for a Veterans Day edition of tight, short-track racing. The one mile track with the dogleg on the back stretch, proved to be a challenge for even iRacing’s best. The online race saw 10 cautions for 38 of the 156 laps. The last caution came out with five to go, setting up a green/white flag restart – started and completed by Ryan Lowe. “Don’t pull a Kentucky, Ryan,”  Lowe says he thought as he took the green/white flag “where I lost the race on a one lap shootout, because I spun the tires” He didn’t pull another Kentucky, getting a great jump on the restart and leading the field around to the checkered flag.  “This [...]

Fast Start for Crafton’s Championship Weekend

by Dave Moulthrop on November 14th, 2014

Fast Start for Crafton’s Championship Weekend

Matt Crafton has taken a different approach to the 2014 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Championship. While concentrating on points during his 2013 run for the championship, which netted the 38 year old  series regular his first series crown.  The 2014 approach has been to lead laps and win races, and while Crafton refuses to discuss the prospects of a second championship it appears the outcome will be the same. Going into the final event at Homestead-Miami Speedway this weekend, Crafton leads the points championship by 25 points over Ryan Blaney — and is poised to make series history by becoming the first back-to-back champion the the 20 history of the Camping World Truck Series. “If we do what we’re supposed to do, and we do what we’ve been doing all [...]

Lowe Wins Phoenix for First Career NiPS Victory

by Jason Lofing on November 13th, 2014

Once in the lead, Lowe (38) controlled the final restarts to take his first NPIS win from Boes (42).

Ryan Lowe won his first career race in the NASCAR iRacing Pro Series in only his second start, holding-off Allen Boes and Tyler Hill in a one-lap shootout at Phoenix International Raceway. Lowe took the lead from Trey Eidson on a restart with 15 laps to go, making a strong move on the outside through Turns One and Two in order to grab the lead entering Turn Three right before the yellow flew for a crash in the back of the field. Lowe had to survive two more restarts after grabbing the lead, including the tense, final one-lap shootout.  As the leader, Lowe had control of the restarts – good thing for him as getting a good restart was critical since the outside line was working through Turns One and [...]

Get to Know: Jordan Werth

by David Ifeguni on November 10th, 2014

Werth en route to the 2014 S3 NASCAR iRacing Class A Series Open crown.

Twenty-one years old from Fort Lauderdale, Florida, iRacer Jordan Werth is a veteran on iRacing with an interesting zest for life. A member of iRacing since September 21, 2011, Werth wasted no time getting to victory lane on iRacing, with his first oval victory coming the next day; his first road victory came less than two months later in the Mazda Cup at Lime Rock Park. Werth has since registered a whopping 1794 oval starts, with 381 career victories, over 1000 top five finishes and nearly 500 poles. The Floridian has also amassed 71 victories, 153 top fives, and 49 poles in 332 road course starts.  He also holds the title of iRacing champion, having won the overall NASCAR iRacing Class A Series Fixed championship in 2014 Season 3 (after [...]

The Champ Is Back

by Dylan Kapisky on November 10th, 2014

After something of a sabatical in the 2014, Hudson hopes to return to the top of the NASCAR PEAK Antifreeze Series heap next season.

This past Tuesday the iRacing Pro Series-Oval kicked-off at the digital Texas Motor Speedway. Although there were no big brawls, there were some heated on-track battles. When the dust settled in the virtual Lonestar State, despite all of the newcomers to the Pro Series, it was ex-PEAK Antifreeze Series champion Tyler Hudson celebrating. I caught up with Tyler to discuss the win, the past, and the future of his iRacing career. Q:  Nice win, was a close one towards the end.  What was going through your mind as Corey Vincent was closing in? A:  Thanks. I could see the gap and how fast he was coming, and so I knew he was most likely going to catch me with five-seven laps to go. I just tried to focus as hard [...]

Harvick dominates at Phoenix

November 9th, 2014

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Kevin Harvick dominated the Phoenix NASCAR Sprint Cup race and will go up against Joey Logano, Denny Hamlin and Ryan Newman for the 2014 title in next week’s Homestead finale. Second place for Jeff Gordon was not enough to keep him in Chase contention, with Matt Kenseth and Brad Keselowski also eliminated despite taking third and fourth in Arizona. Carl Edwards was the other man knocked out, finishing off the pace in 15th. The result guarantees a first-time champion this season, with all remaining past title-winners in the Chase now out. Harvick led 264 of the race’s 312 laps in his Stewart-Haas Chevrolet and had little trouble extending a lead despite being interrupted by 12 yellow flags and one red flag to clear up debris from a collision between Kyle [...]

Hamlin edges Keselowski for pole

November 8th, 2014

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Denny Hamlin will start from pole position at Phoenix for the final race of the 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup Chase Eliminator round after resisting a late charge from Brad Keselowski. With Chase competitors filling the top five positions, Hamlin claimed his third pole of the year with a 25.332-second lap in his Joe Gibbs Toyota at the same track where he took his first Cup pole back in 2005. Keselowski left it late to try to topple Hamlin, crossing the start/finish line just as the chequered flag came out in the pole session. But the 2012 champion could not improve his time and ended up 0.006s adrift. Five-time Phoenix winner Kevin Harvick completed the top three as he bids for a third victory in successive races at the one-mile tri-oval. [...]

Busch involved in police investigation

November 7th, 2014

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Delaware police are investigating a domestic assault claim involving NASCAR driver Kurt Busch. A statement from the Dover Police Department said that a victim came forward with the allegations on Wednesday, however it declined to offer any further details while the claims are being investigated. “The Dover Police Department can confirm that an investigation is being conducted based on an allegation of domestic assault that is alleged to have occurred in the City of Dover involving Mr. Busch,” read the department’s statement. “These allegations were brought to the Dover Police Department on Wednesday, November 5th at 2:00PM. “At this time, the department is still investigating the victim’s claims and will not have any further comment on this matter in order to preserve the integrity of the case.” NASCAR responded with [...]

The Duke of Fort Worth

by Brian Tate on November 6th, 2014

Fernando Bento (1), Chris Atkins (7), Donovan Johnson (5) and Brian Tate (6) battle in the Lone Star state.

Dukehart Takes Season Opener at Texas; Ringler Posts Strong Start in Title Defense Jeff Dukehart has been near the top of championship standings throughout all of the three previous seasons in 2014 in the iRacing NASCAR Class B Open Oval Series, but for at least one week, he stands alone at the top following his Season 4-opening win at Texas Motor Speedway.  It was a strong start for the Nashville, Tennessee native and with the final season of 2014 being half as long as past campaigns, Dukehart only has five races to fend off a talented group of pursuers including the 2014 Season 3 champion, Trent Ringler. Like many of the bigger tracks on iRacing, the 1.5-mile tri-oval in Fort Worth, Texas saw a huge turnout to kick- off the [...]

Conti Flies at Texas

by Tom O'Leary on November 5th, 2014

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As the NASCAR iRacing Series Fixed rushes to its conclusion, Week 34 brought the sim racers to Texas Motor Speedway – one of the most popular tracks in oval racing, greatly populated in every tier of the sport. Championship leader Matt Bussa was the quickest driver in one lap pace, setting the benchmark in qualifying at 29.685s. Some came close – Kris Kelley was just .009s behind, but Bussa had the upper hand going into the week’s races. Texas’ fast layout provided a challenge in each of its four corners and keeping the tires alive proved key to success. In the first event of the week, Chad J Laughton proved his pace by winning the 5377 SoF online race after leading 47 laps. Laughton took advantage of Ryan Michael Luza [...]

Hudson Takes 2014-’15 NASCAR iRacing Pro Season Opener

by Jason Lofing on November 5th, 2014

Hudson heads to the checkers as chaos erupts in is mirrors.

Tyler Hudson kicked-off the 2014-’15 NASCAR iRacing Pro Series with a surprising win at Texas Motor Speedway in a  race that got a bit wild with five laps remaining. Hudson, who started way back in thirty-seventh, found himself in front of the field by five seconds after taking two tires during the final pit stop. Corey Vincent, who was looking to win in his first career NiPS start, led 111 of 167 laps and clearly had the dominant car but found himself in second place after taking four tires on the final stop. Vincent’s four tires were clearly faster and as the laps counted down he was closing fast on Hudson. With six laps remaining Vincent was on Hudson’s rear bumper looking for a way by as soon as possible [...]

Hendrick crew punished over fight

November 5th, 2014

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NASCAR has penalised multiple members of Hendrick Motorsports – including Jeff Gordon and Kasey Kahne’s crew chiefs – over the Texas Motor Speedway post-race brawl with Brad Keselowski and Penske. Both Gordon and Keselowski sustained minor cuts and bruises when a fight broke out involving their crews after Gordon accosted Keselowski over an on-track clash between them. Gordon’s crew chief Alan Gustafson and Kahne’s crew chief Kenny Francis received the highest penalties – $50,000 fines and probation for six races – under the NASCAR regulation that states that the “crew chief assumes responsibility for the actions of his team members”. Both were also cited for behavioural penalties and actions detrimental to stock car racing. Hendrick team members Jeremy Fuller, Dwayne Doucette and Jason Ingle have all received $25,000 fines, with [...]

Mahar & Conti Take Honors in NASCAR iRacing Series

by Tom O'Leary on November 3rd, 2014

Talladega hosted Week 32 of the NASCAR iRacing Series.

Talladega Superspeedway hosted Week 32 of the NASCAR iRacing Series, with the climax building as we come closer to the end of the long season of sim racing. The 2.66 mile ‘all flat-out’ track produces super-close results, sometimes with only the length of a human hair deciding the outcome of a race finish. Qualifying is less of a factor on a superspeedway – with drafting (and the techniques that go with it) the main focus of the sim racers’ minds! Nevertheless, Matt Sanders claimed the fastest time in Quali-trim, putting in a 49.973s to secure his pole position. Brad Mahar was the big winner at ‘Dega, scoring a massive 386 points with a win in the big SoF race, narrowly beating Dwayne Vincent to score the most points this week. [...]

Ex-driver Jim Sauter dies aged 71

November 2nd, 2014


Former NASCAR racer Jim Sauter has died at the age of 71. He had been recovering from heart surgery. Sauter contested 82 NASCAR national-level events between 1980 and 2004, including 76 Cup starts. His best career finish was ninth, which he achieved twice. A two-time champion in the ARTGO Racing Series in the Midwest, Sauter tested International Race of Champions cars with fellow Wisconsin racers Dave Marcis and Dick Trickle. His final Nationwide appearance came at Milwaukee in 2002, where he raced against his sons Tim, Jim Jr, Jay and Johnny. “NASCAR offers its deepest condolences to the family and friends of Jim Sauter,” said the series in a statement. “A true racer, Jim passed on his passion and competitive spirit to his children and grandchildren. “A driver himself with [...]

Earnhardt fends off Gordon for win

October 26th, 2014

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Dale Earnhardt Jr denied his title-contending Hendrick team-mate Jeff Gordon victory as the Eliminator round of the 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup Chase began at Martinsville Speedway. Earnhardt burst through to the front in a frantic five lap run to the finish after the second of two red flags. The majority of the field pitted for fresh tyres and Earnhardt made the swiftest progress forward to beat Gordon, who led the most laps but also had a pitlane speeding penalty, by three tenths of a second. Ryan Newman – still win-less in 2014 – kept himself in the thick of title contention by finishing third, with Tony Stewart the best of those to try to brave it out on old tyres in fourth. Chase men Joey Logano and Matt Kenseth completed [...]

McMurray beats Chase drivers to pole

October 24th, 2014

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Jamie McMurray upstaged the Chase contenders to steal pole position for Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Martinsville. The Ganassi racer was quickest in the opening qualifying round on Friday afternoon, but he needed two laps in the second round to get ahead of early leader Matt Kenseth and secure P1. His 18.954s lap was a new qualifying record on Martinsville’s half-mile layout, but was still only barely enough to prevent Penske’s Joey Logano from beating him in the final minutes. “It’s a good start to our weekend, but the first pitstall here is a really big deal,” McMurray said. “When the team told me the [lap] time I figured it would be tough to beat, although you never know because those Penske cars have been so quick this year.” [...]

Keselowski saves his Chase with win

October 19th, 2014

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Brad Keselowski kept his 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup championship hopes alive with victory at Talladega, as champion Jimmie Johnson was among four more drivers ruled out of title contention. The quartet of eliminated drivers features several of the series’ biggest names, with Johnson, Dale Earnhardt Jr, Kasey Kahne and Kyle Busch all missing out as the Chase moves into its penultimate phase. Keselowski, who was controversially involved in post-race fighting last weekend at Charlotte, realistically needed to win to make the cut, and did so after timing his move to the front to perfection in a thrilling green-white-chequered finish. The Penske Ford driver led home Toyota duo Matt Kenseth and Clint Bowyer by a tenth of a second to secure a sixth victory of the season, as Ryan Newman slipped [...]

Vickers tops bizarre qualifying

October 18th, 2014

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Brian Vickers ended up on Talladega NASCAR Sprint Cup pole at the end of a bizarre first attempt at the latest iteration of qualifying at the superspeedway. NASCAR adjusted its new-for-2014 knockout qualifying format for Talladega after the previous round at the track featured long periods of inactivity before cars ran single laps in huge packs to try to use the slipstream essential for a fast lap. But shortening the segments and splitting the field into two groups for the first part of qualifying made no difference, as again drivers mostly waited in the pitlane until the last possible moment then jostled to get to the tail of the drafting pack for a one-lap group run. Confusion followed as several drivers had times disallowed when NASCAR ascertained that they had [...]

Keselowski and Stewart punished

October 14th, 2014

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Brad Keselowski and Tony Stewart have been fined and placed on probation for their involvement in post-race incidents following the NASCAR Cup race at Charlotte on Saturday night. Both drivers have been placed on probation for four Sprint Cup events through to November 12, with Keselowski and Stewart also facing fines of $50,000 and $25,000 respectively. Series officials determined the pair to be in violation of Section 12-1 (Actions detrimental to stock car racing) and Section 12-4.9 (Behavioural penalty – involved in post-race incidents). Keselowski triggered a chain of post-race remonstrations when he hit both Denny Hamlin and Matt Kenseth on the slowing-down lap in retaliation for earlier on-track clashes. The Penske driver inadvertently rammed the rear of Stewart’s car while trying to hit Kenseth, prompting the three-time champion to [...]

Keselowski’s actions ‘inexcusable’

October 13th, 2014

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Matt Kenseth described fellow NASCAR Sprint Cup champion Brad Keselowski’s actions at Charlotte as inexcusable, after the pair and Denny Hamlin were involved in a series of post-race altercations. Keselowski had incidents with both Hamlin and Keselowski in the closing laps of the race, with the contact spilling over onto the slowing-down lap. Hamlin and Keselowski then quarrelled in the paddock, before Kenseth chased and accosted Keselowski in a separate scuffle. Kenseth said the fact that Keselowski drove into him in the pitlane after he had unfastened his belts was what enraged him most. “I had my HANS off, my seatbelts off, and he clobbers me at like 50mph. The race is over, we’ve come back to pit road,” he said. “If he wants to come and talk to me [...]