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Dodge NASCAR Preview: Kurt Busch Looking for Hometown Win in Vegas

Las Vegas Next Stop On NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Schedule

LAS VEGAS – The Dodge Boys head to the desert and the 1.5-mile Last Vegas Motor Speedway for this weekend’s Shelby 427 – the third of 36 point races in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. Six of the seven Dodge team are guaranteed a spot in the 43-car starting field based on a top-35 finish in the 2008 owner point standings.

The 2009 owner points will be used to determine the top 35 after the fifth race (Bristol) of the 2009 season.

With two top-10 finishes to start the 2009 season,…

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Dodge NASCAR Preview: Kurt Busch Looking for Hometown Win in Vegas

PREVIEW: RPM and Penske Teams Ready for ‘True Test’ @ Auto Club 500

DODGE LOOKS TO CARRY MOMENTUM INTO CALIFORNIA

FONTANA, Calif. – By placing four Dodge Chargers in the top 10 at last weekend’s Daytona 500, the ‘Dodge Boys’ raised plenty of eyebrows while making a definitive racing statement to its competitors: “We’re back!”

With early proven success and high-horse-powered momentum with them, Richard Petty Motorsports and Penske Racing lead a seven-car Dodge Charger contingent to the West Coast for this weekend’s Auto Club 500 at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, Calif.

AJ Allmendinger (No. 44 Charter Communications Dodge Charger) was determined to race in last weekend’s Daytona 500. Without a…

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PREVIEW: RPM and Penske Teams Ready for ‘True Test’ @ Auto Club 500

2009 Daytona Recap: Dodge Boys Nab Four Top 10 Spots

“I’m very proud of the boys. They ran hard – and smart – all day long. This is one heck of a way to start the season.”

–Richard Petty

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Mother Nature played a big role in the outcome of Sunday’s Daytona 500 by halting the event with rain after 152 of 200 laps were completed. Had she intervened just one lap earlier, Dodge would have successfully defended its Daytona 500 title, with Elliott Sadler nearly taking the checkered flag.

Despite this turn of events, four members of the Dodge Motorsports team finished in the top-10. Here’s how…

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2009 Daytona Recap: Dodge Boys Nab Four Top 10 Spots