Johanna Long – A Fierce Racing Competitor

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Inspired by her father, Johanna Long yearned to be a racer behind the wheel.  Photo - Johanna Long's Facebook page

Inspired by her father, Johanna Long yearned to be a racer behind the wheel.
Photo – Johanna Long’s Facebook page

A fearless racer and young woman with a big heart, perfectly describes Johanna Long

Johanna Long is one of only a few female racers on the NASCAR circuit, but that’s not why she’s worthy of attention. Johanna grabs peoples attention because of her racing performance on the track. And she’s been doing that since the beginning of her racing career that started when she was eight-years-old. Continue reading

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NASCAR Camping World Truck Series to qualify, race on same day at Rockingham

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downloadWhen the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) makes its return to Rockingham Speedway for the Carolina 200 presented by Cheerwine in April, the field for the second event at the venerable one-mile track will not be set until morning of the race. Continue reading

Green Earth Technologies’ G-OIL® named “Official Motor Oil” of Daytona International Speedway and the DAYTONA 500®

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G-OIL-DAYTONA-500-LOGOS[4]Daytona International Speedway announced Jan 30, 2013, a new partnership with Green Earth Technologies, Inc. (GET) (OTC Bulletin Board: GETG), naming the Florida-based makers of G-OIL®, the first bio-based full synthetic oil used in NASCAR competition, as the “Official Motor Oil” of Daytona International Speedway and the Daytona 500.

G-OIL made NASCAR history here at Daytona International Speedway in February 2012 when the TriStar Motorsports Toyota Camry driven by Tayler Malsam finished sixth in the DRIVE4COPD 300 NASCAR Nationwide Series event. G-OIL is the world’s first and only bio-based fully synthetic motor oil to receive American Petroleum Institute certification. Continue reading

NASCAR Hall of Fame Inductee – Herb Thomas

Winning Races Only Thing That Mattered To Herb Thomas

Record Winning Percentage Forged NASCAR Hall Of Fame Credentials

Take it from the King. Herb Thomas stood tall in an era when the stock in stock car truly defined what NASCAR’s pioneers raced.

Herb Thomas 2013 NASCAR Hall of Fame Inductee

Herb Thomas 2013 NASCAR Hall of Fame Inductee

“He was as good as they come,” said Richard Petty. “There have been very few guys who had more confidence in what he could do than Herb. He was so strong-minded that he ‘willed’ his wins and what he was doing on the track. Continue reading

Brian Keselowski Gets Help For Daytona 500

Brian Keselowski during the NASCAR Nationwide Series Diamond Hill Plywood 200 on May 8, 2009 at Darlington Raceway SCPhoto - Getty Images

Brian Keselowski during the NASCAR Nationwide Series Diamond Hill Plywood 200 on May 8, 2009 at Darlington Raceway SC
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Brian Keselowski will not attempt the Daytona 500 on his own.

Brian Keselowski has partnered with Kelly Owens who is a partner with Hamilton Means Racing. The two sides will team up together for the Daytona 500 on February 24th. Keselowski announced earlier this year that he would attempt the Daytona 500 in his own No. 92 Toyota. But now he will drive the No. 52 Toyota with the new partnership. Continue reading

Golden Corral Will Return On The No. 36 in Sprint Cup Series

Dave Blaney in #36 Golden Corral at Daytona July 2012Photo - Todd Warshaw/Getty Images

Dave Blaney in #36 Golden Corral at Daytona July 2012
Photo – Todd Warshaw/Getty Images

Tommy Baldwin Racing announced Monday that Golden Corral will return as a primary sponsor in 2013.

Golden Corral will be the primary sponsor on the No. 36 Chevrolet for all four plate races in the Sprint Cup Series this season, similar to what they have done in recent years.  J.J Yeley will be behind the wheel for all four races in 2013.

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