MARTINSVILLE, Va. (Sunday, March 29, 2009) Martinsville Speedway is considered by many the most difficult of the three short tracks on the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series schedule. Several Dodge drivers will agree after Sundays 500-lap battle on the paper clip-shaped .526-mile track. An exception was AJ Allmendinger who drove the No. 44 Charter Communications Dodge Charger to a ninth-place finish. (more…)Read More
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BUSCH LOOKS TO BRING AL COMPANY WITH MARTINSVILLE WIN
All Seven Dodge Teams Guaranteed A Starting Spot In Sundays Race
MARTINSVILLE, Va., (March 26, 2009) The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series rolls into southern Virginia for this weekends Goodys Fast Relief 500 at the demanding flat short track of Martinsville Speedway. This weekends event is the sixth of 36 points races on the Sprint Cup schedule.
The .526-mile track, built in 1947, is often referred to as a paper clip for its unique flat and low-banked oval configuration. Martinsville not only tests the mechanical fortitude of race teams, but patience…Read More
KASEY KAHNE RECORDS BEST FINISH OF THE SEASON AT BRISTOL
Finishes Fifth In The No. 9 Budweiser Dodge Charger
BRISTOL, Tenn. (Sunday, March 22, 2009) Kasey Kahne posted his best finish of the 2009 season, a fifth-place effort Sunday in the Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway. It was two spots better than his seventh two weeks ago at Atlanta and moved the driver of the No. 9 Budweiser Dodge Charger to sixth in the season point standings.