Tag "Richard Childress Racing"

Ryan Newman Ends 127-Race Winless Streak In Phoenix

AVONDALE, Ariz. – Ryan Newman ended a 127-race winless streak on Sunday at Phoenix International Raceway after winning the Camping World 500. The last time that Newman won a Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race was at Indianapolis Motor Speedway

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Germain Racing Cup Ride ‘Surreal’ for Ty Dillon

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – A journey over six years in the making, Ty Dillon’s NASCAR career has finally led to a full-time ride in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series. Announced as the driver of Germain Racing’s No. 13 GEICO Chevrolet in

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Ty Dillon Making Jump to Sprint Cup with Germain Racing

Ty Dillon will officially make his full-time debut in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series next season with Germain Racing, the team announced on Monday morning. Dillon, 24, will replace Casey Mears as the driver of the single-car team’s No. 13

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Daniel Suarez Advances In Chase With Dover Victory

DOVER, Del. – Daniel Suarez was victorious in the NASCAR XFINITY Series Drive Sober 200 at Dover International Speedway after rain delayed the race until Sunday morning. Suarez captured his second win of the 2016 season after leading a race high of 123 laps.

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Austin Dillon Upbeat Despite Heading into Potential Chase Elimination

Austin Dillon enters the elimination race of the Chase for the Sprint Cup’s Round of 16 in a precarious position – five points out of a transfer spot into the next round, the Round of 8. Despite that, the driver

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New Contract Settled, Brandon Jones Turns Focus Towards Chase

Brandon Jones enters Saturday night’s VisitMyrtleBeach.com 300 at Kentucky Speedway with a clear mind as he prepares for the NASCAR XFINITY Series’s inaugural Chase. The rookie driver out of Atlanta re-signed with Richard Childress Racing this past week and is

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McDowell, Tagliani’s Perspectives Differ on Mid-Race Road America Contact

ELKHART LAKE, Wisc. — The story of Saturday’s Road America 180 at Road America was turned on its head in the middle stages of the race after contact in Turn 6 between Michael McDowell and Alex Tagliani sent Tagliani barreling down

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Michael McDowell Prevails in Wild Overtime Finish at Road America

ELKHART LAKE, Wisc. — Michael McDowell went to victory lane for the first time in his NASCAR national series career on Saturday afternoon at Road America, bringing home the trophy in the Road America 180. The driver of the No. 2

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Austin Dillon Wins Food City 300 At Bristol After Leaders Have Trouble In Closing Laps

BRISTOL, Tenn. –  Austin Dillon took home a surprise victory in NASCAR Overtime after a tight battle for the top position took dominant race leaders out of contention in Friday night’s Food City 300 at Bristol Motor Speedway. Dillon, the driver

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Justin Marks Earns First NASCAR Win at Mid-Ohio

The NASCAR XFINITY Series’s annual excursion to the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course proved to be a wild one on Saturday as Justin Marks prevailed in the Mid-Ohio Challenge. Marks, officially crowned a first-time winner at NASCAR’s national level on Saturday,

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Ben Kennedy Comes Home with Top-10 in XFINITY Debut

NEWTON, Ia. — Entering the American Ethanol E15 250 at Iowa Speedway on Sunday, Ben Kennedy’s goal for his NASCAR XFINITY Series was a top-10 finish. The 24-year-old’s goal was fully realized on Sunday as he brought Richard Childress Racing’s No.

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RCR’s Veteran Presence Paying Off for Brandon Jones

NEWTON, Ia. — Richard Childress Racing’s Brandon Jones may be only 19 years of age, but you wouldn’t have known any better going off of his results recorded this season in the NASCAR XFINITY Series. Sitting fifth in points 13 races

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The Student Wins! Daniel Suarez Bests Kyle Busch at Michigan

BROOKLYN, Mich. — Countless times in his NASCAR career, Daniel Suarez has come close to victory lane, but has never quite been able to close the deal. After Saturday’s Menards 250 at Michigan International Speedway, Suarez is winless no longer. Suarez,

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Richard Childress Racing Announces Additions to XFINITY Driver Lineup

Richard Childress Racing’s ‘star car’ in the NASCAR XFINITY Series is going to feature several new drivers in it over the next several weeks in this summer stretch. The team announced on Wednesday afternoon that A.J. Allmendinger, Sam Hornish Jr.,

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