Brad Keselowski and Dodge Conquer the NASCAR Sprint Cup

In just his third year in the series, Brad Keselowski collected the NASCAR Sprint Cup title in the season finale last night at Homestead Miami. It was the first Sprint Cup crown for Dodge since 1975 and the first ever for team owner Roger Penske.

 

Keselowski comes from a famed Dodge racing family. His dad, Bob, and uncle Ron Keselowski raced Dodges in NASCAR, ARCA, and USAC back in the 1970s. Son Brad began his NASCAR career in 2004, driving the family’s Dodge Ram in the…

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Brad Keselowski and Dodge Conquer the NASCAR Sprint Cup

Allen Johnson and Dodge: NHRA World Champions!

The National Hot Rod Association has a new Pro Stock World Champion: Dodge racer Allen Johnson.  The gentle-talking Tennessee driver won the title, the first of his 17-year professional career and the first for Dodge since 1994, at the Auto Club NHRA Finals in Pomona, California.

 

Johnson came into the season finale at the Pomona fairgrounds with six national event wins on the year and a healthy lead in the season points race. He had only to make the 16-car Pro Stock field to clinch the 2012 championship,…

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Allen Johnson and Dodge: NHRA World Champions!

Dodge and Keselowski Win Again in Dover

 

Brad Keselowski used sharp fuel mileage strategy to win the AAA 400 at Dover International Speedway. The Penske Racing driver led only twice for 14 of the 400 laps in his Dodge Charger, but now he has two victories in the first three races of the final 10-race Chase for the Sprint Cup—and he leads the points standings over perennial favorite Jimmie Johnson.

 

Kyle Busch was dominant for much of the day, leading 302 laps, but was forced to pit for fuel late in…

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Dodge and Keselowski Win Again in Dover