Tag Archives: petty

Weekend Preview: Defending Champ Kurt Busch Looks for Repeat at Loudon

RELEASE

LOUDON, N.H., (June 25, 2008) – The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series heads to the 1.058-mile oval of New Hampshire Motor Speedway for Sunday’s LENOX Industrial Tools 301. The event kicks off the “Race to the Chase,” the 10-race stretch that ends at Richmond in September where the 12-driver field for the 2009 Chase for the Championship will be determined. Those 12 drivers will compete for the season championship and the Sprint Cup over the final 10 races of the season.

Dodge has three Sprint Cup wins at New Hampshire while earning the pole in six of the last…

Read More
Weekend Preview: Defending Champ Kurt Busch Looks for Repeat at Loudon

Weekend Results: Kasey Kahne Powers Dodge to Victory at Infineon Raceway

RELEASE

SONOMA, Calif., (Sunday, June 21, 2009) – Kasey Kahne drove his Budweiser Dodge Charger to his 10th career victory and first on a road-course at Sunday’s Save Mart 350 at Infineon Raceway. The win was the second of the season for Dodge in NASCAR Sprint Cup Series competition.

Dodge placed four cars inside the top-15 including all three Richard Petty Motorsports entries. In addition to Kahne, RPM’s AJ Allmendinger finished seventh and Elliott Sadler was 10th. Kurt Busch rounded out the strong showing by the Dodge Boys, finishing 15th.

The race at the 1.99-mile, 12-turn facility was the…

Read More
Weekend Results: Kasey Kahne Powers Dodge to Victory at Infineon Raceway

Weekend Preview: Dodge Contingent Heads West for Road-Racing Challenge

RELEASE

SONOMA, Calif., (June 18, 2008) – The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series travels west to Infineon Raceway this weekend for the first road-course test of the season. Sunday’s race on the 1.99-mile, 10-turn road course in the California wine country will be the 16th of 36 point races that make up the 2009 schedule. The Save Mart 350 is the first of two road-course events on this season’s schedule.

With only 10 races remaining in the Race to the Chase, the grind of NASCAR’s summer schedule has kicked into high gear. Sunday’s starting field of 43 cars will…

Read More
Weekend Preview: Dodge Contingent Heads West for Road-Racing Challenge