Weekend Preview: Kahne, Hornish Jr. Look to Build on Recent Success at Lowe’s

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CONCORD, N.C. (May 20, 2009) – The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series returns to the 1.5-mile quad-oval of Lowe’s Motor Speedway for this weekend’s 50th running of the Coca-Cola 600 – a four hundred lap, 600-mile endurance test of both man and machine.

As NASCAR’s longest race, the Coca-Cola 600 has embraced career-defining debuts, victories and action each year since its 1960 christening — an inimitable formula of distance and difficulty that hasn’t mellowed with the years.

All seven of the Dodge drivers entered in the Coca-Cola 600 are assured berths in the event which starts in the late afternoon and…

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Weekend Preview: Kahne, Hornish Jr. Look to Build on Recent Success at Lowe’s

Weekend Recap: Busch Captures Third-Place Finish at Sprint All-Star Race

Hornish Jr. Captures First Cup Win; Wins Sprint All-Star Showdown

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CONCORD, N.C. (Saturday, May 16, 2009) – The stars of NASCAR shined brightly at this weekend’s Sprint All-Star and Sprint Showdown races at Lowe’s Motor Speedway. Despite threatening weather in the Charlotte area most of the weekend, NASCAR’s only non-point’s race of the season dodged the rain and proved to be one of the sport’s most exciting races this year.

The 21-car Sprint All-Star field included the Dodge’s of Kurt Busch (No. 2 Miller Lite Dodge), Kasey Kahne (No. 9 Budweiser Dodge) – both via 2008 NSCS event wins…

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Weekend Recap: Busch Captures Third-Place Finish at Sprint All-Star Race

Weekend Recap: Elliott Sadler Posts Best Finish Since Season Opener At Daytona

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DARLINGTON, S.C. (Saturday, May 9, 2009) – Darlington Raceway proved once again why it is referred to as “The Lady In Black” and “Too Tough To Tame”. Saturday night’s Southern 500 had a record 17 cautions with 20 of the 43 starters involved in mishaps, some more than once. Most of the remaining 23 cars carried significant battle scars, many with a signature “Darlington Stripe” after contact with the retaining walls.

All seven Dodge teams were competitive on the 1.366-mile, egg-shaped oval. At one point, four Dodges were running in the top 10. When the checkered…

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Weekend Recap: Elliott Sadler Posts Best Finish Since Season Opener At Daytona