Tag "Go Bowling 400"

Aric Almirola Released From Hospital But Sustains Injury In Kansas Speedway Crash

KANSAS CITY, Kan. – Richard Petty Motorsports’ Aric Almirola sustained a compression fracture to his T5 Vertebra in the Go Bowling 400 at Kansas Speedway on Saturday night. During a crash that brought out a caution on lap 201, a mechanical

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Martin Truex Jr. Capitalizes On Late-Race Restart To Win In Kansas

KANSAS CITY, Kan.– Martin Truex, Jr. dominated on a final restart with two laps remaining to take home his second Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series victory of the 2017 season in Saturday night’s Go Bowling 400 at Kansas Speedway. Truex

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Crew Chief Adam Stevens Suspended for Dover Weekend

Adam Stevens, the race-winning crew chief from this past weekend’s Go Bowling 400 at Kansas Speedway, has been suspended for one weekend by NASCAR. Stevens, crew chief of Joe Gibbs Racing’s No. 18 team, was handed a P3 penalty, fined

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Dominant Martin Truex Jr. Derailed by Loose Wheel

KANSAS CITY, Kans. — A dominant run by Martin Truex Jr. in the Go Bowling 400 at Kansas Speedway came undone late in the 267-lap race on Saturday night. Starting from the pole and leading a race-high 172 laps, Truex Jr.’s

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Late-Race Wreck Takes Out Mix of Kansas Contenders

KANSAS CITY, Kans. — With the loss of Martin Truex Jr. from race contention with 55 laps to go at Kansas Speedway on Saturday night, suddenly the Go Bowling 400 was up for grabs. A restart with 28 laps to go became

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Kyle Busch Scratches Kansas Off His List, Wins Go Bowling 400

KANSAS CITY — Entering Saturday night’s Go Bowling 400 at Kansas Speedway, Kyle Busch had been yet to win on three of the circuits that the Sprint Cup Series annually visits. Exiting Kansas late Saturday, that number dwindled down to two.

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Martin Truex Jr. Wins the Pole for the Go Bowling 400

KANSAS CITY — A tremendously quick lap of 28.284 seconds handed Martin Truex Jr. the pole for Saturday night’s Go Bowling 400 at Kansas Speedway. Scoring his first pole in just over four years, Truex Jr.’s quick lap managed to be

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Keselowski: “I Wanted an All-Star Race I’d Enjoy as a Fan”

KANSAS CITY — Like many other things surrounding the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series this season, driver input played a major role in the development of the All-Star Race’s new format. Officially announced earlier today, the 2016 Sprint All-Star Race will feature

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Kurt Busch And Martin Truex Jr. Top Practice At Kansas Speedway

KANSAS CITY, Kan. – Kurt Busch set the pace in opening practice, and Martin Truex Jr. topped the speed chart in final practice at Kansas Speedway on Friday. Busch’s lap of 29.049 seconds at 185.893 mph won the first practice

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Teams Starting to Find Ways to Gain Back Lost Downforce

KANSAS CITY — The Sprint Cup Series’s new low-downforce package isn’t a package that should be viewed as a ‘be all, end all.’ NASCAR’s premier division’s newest aerodynamics package has drawn rave reviews due to the quality of racing it’s put

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Talladega/Kansas Date Swap a Safety Initiative Itself

Okay folks, we’re out of the Talladega weekend, we can all breathe easy now. The social media firestorm following last weekend’s Sparks Energy 300 and GEICO 500 was, for a lack of a better term, insane. Yes, Sunday was a race full

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