Posted by: Dave Thompson, follow @phillyfan17 June 17, 2012 It’s over. No, actually it is finally over. No, not the rain that delayed the start of the race roughly two hours, but the winless streak is no more. After four years of frustration, 143 races later, Dale Earnhardt Jr. has won a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race. This was no rain shortened race or [...]
Posted: June 17th, 2012
Categories: Nascar Sprint Cup Series, Results.
Tags: Dale Earnhardt Jr., Denny Hamlin, Greg Biffle, Jimmie Johnson, Joey Logano, Kurt Busch, Kyle Busch, marcos ambrose, Matt Kenseth, Michigan International Speedway, Quicken Loans 400, Tony Stewart
Posted by: Dave Thompson, follow @phillyfan17 June 16, 2012 Marcos Ambrose became new track record holder and NASCAR’s fastest man with his qualifying lap speed of 203.241 mph at Michigan International Speedway. Ambrose will lead the field to the checkered flag on Sunday for the Quicken Loans 400. Ambrose becomes the fourth driver to win the pole with a lap over 200 mph. [...]
Posted: June 16th, 2012
Categories: Featured, Nascar Sprint Cup Series.
Tags: Austin Dillon, Carl Edwards, Greg Biffle, kasey kahne, Kevin Harvick, marcos ambrose, Michigan International Speedway, Quicken Loans 400, Ryan Newman
Posted by: Dave Thompson, follow @phillyfan17 June 16, 2012 One thing for sure is NASCAR and Goodyear will be monitoring the possible problem with tire blistering created by the “higher than expected” speeds being produce this weekend on the newly repaved Michigan International Speedway. In the final practice session for the Cup series on [...]