Posted by: Dave Thompson, follow @phillyfan17 November 26, 2012 In addition to having a one-on-one interview with Denny Hamlin’s crew chief Darian Grubb at Martinsville Speedway last month, I also had the pleasure of talking with Hamlin’s new spotter Chris Lambert. I’ve had the opportunity to speak with Lambert a couple of times over [...]
Posted by: Dave Thompson, follow @phillyfan17 November 24, 2012 On a chilly Saturday afternoon at Martinsville Speedway, I had the pleasure of sitting down and getting to know one of the top crew chiefs in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, Darian Grubb for a one-on-one interview. First, let us rewind to around this time [...]
Posted by: Dave Thompson, follow @phillyfan17 September 23, 2012 Denny Hamlin won the Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on Sunday for his fifth win of the season and first of the Chase. The win for Hamlin marked the 100th win for Joe Gibbs Racing. Hamlin easily held off Jimmie Johnson after the [...]
Posted: September 23rd, 2012
Categories: Featured, Nascar Sprint Cup Series, Results.
Tags: Brad Keselowski, Chase for the Sprint Cup, Clint Bowyer, darian grubb, Denny Hamlin, Jeff Gordon, Jimmie Johnson, kasey kahne, New Hampshire Motor Speedway, Sylvania 300, Tony Stewart
Posted by: Candice Corrigan, follow @candicecorrigan September 21, 2012 Date: Sunday, September 23, 2012 Location: New Hampshire Motor Speedway—Loudon, N.H. Time: 2 p.m. ET Distance: 300 laps/317.4 miles Broadcast: TV-ESPN with coverage beginning at 1 p.m. ET Radio: Performance Racing Network (PRN) or Sirius XM Channel 90 After finishing in the 35th position last weekend [...]
Posted: September 21st, 2012
Categories: Nascar Sprint Cup Series, Track News.
Tags: Chicagoland, darian grubb, dave blaney, Denny Hamlin, Jeff Gordon, kasey kahne, Kurt Busch, Kyle Busch, Loudon, Magic Mile, NASCAR, Nascar Sprint Cup Series, New Hampshire Motor Speedway, Ryan Newman, Sam Hornish Jr., Sylvania 300, Tony Stewart
Posted by: Dave Thompson, follow @phillyfan17 July 15, 2012 Kasey Kahne capitalized on miscommunication between Denny Hamlin and his crew chief, Darian Grubb and held on to win the Lenox Industrial Tools 301 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. The win was Kahne’s second of the season and places him in a great position atop the wildcard standings for [...]
Posted: July 15th, 2012
Categories: Nascar Sprint Cup Series, Results.
Tags: Brad Keselowski, Clint Bowyer, Dale Earnhardt Jr., darian grubb, Denny Hamlin, kasey kahne, Kyle Busch, LENOX Industrial Tools 301, New Hampshire Motor Speedway, Sam Hornish Jr.
Posted by: Dave Thompson, follow @phillyfan17 March 27, 2012 WINNERS Kasey Kahne While Kahne did not visit victory lane this weekend, his 14th place finish must feel like a win for the No. 5 team. Kahne qualified in 5th place on Friday; good enough to claim the top spot for Chevy. The 14th place [...]
Denny Hamlin expects things to be a lot different this season than last, and it is not only because of his new crew chief, Darian Grubb.
Sure it’s NASCAR’s off season and things are supposed to be quiet but let’s not forget. 2011 did not end quietly. Not by a long shot. There were deals in the works, a championship crew chief without a job, apologies to be made, and sponsors to keep happy.
Posted: December 23rd, 2011
Categories: Featured, Nascar Sprint Cup Series.
Tags: AJ Allmendinger, Brian Vickers, Clint Bowyer, darian grubb, David Ragan, David Reutimann, Denny Hamlin, Kevin Harvick, Kurt Busch, Landon Cassill, NASCAR, Nascar Sprint Cup Series, Shane Wilson, Tony Stewart
Posted by: Dave Thompson, follow @phillyfan17 Well it didn’t take long for championship crew chief, Darian Grubb to find a new home for the 2012 season. Joe Gibbs Racing made the formal announcement on Friday that Grubb would take over as crew chief for the No. 11 FedEx Toyota driven by Denny Hamlin. Grubb [...]