Tag search results
Tags let us describe our content with keywords, making it easier to find what you're most interested in. Use the search box to look for tags, or explore our coverage with the lists below.
Ricky Stenhouse Jr. could not have had a bumpier return to racing after NASCAR’s 10-week shutdown
Ricky Stenhouse Jr. needed just two days to get his new team to the top. Stenhouse won the pole Sunday for the season-opening Daytona 500 next weekend, putting JTG-Daugherty Racing in the NASCAR spotlight for a week. Stenhouse’s third pole in 257 Cup Series starts and first at Daytona International Speedway came on his second day in the new Chevrolet Camaro.
Roush Fenway Racing made a surprise driver change Wednesday, saying Chris Buescher will replace veteran Ricky Stenhouse Jr. next season.
Ricky Stenhouse Jr. is hoping the hiring of Matt Kenseth can help turn things around for struggling Roush Fenway Racing. Kenseth will share the No. 6 Ford with Stenhouse’s teammate Trevor Bayne. Stenhouse will also get a boost this week from his return to Talladega, where he got the first Cup win of his career last spring.
Danica Patrick has arrived at Daytona International Speedway to begin preparations for her final NASCAR race. She will run the Feb. 18 season-opening Daytona 500 and then turn her focus to the Indianapolis 500. She will retire as a driver after the “Danica Double.” Patrick is expected to be the center of attention at Daytona and expects new boyfriend Aaron Rodgers to attend the race.
Ricky Stenhouse Jr. was all over the scoreboard at Charlotte Motor Speedway. His Roush-Fenway Racing team worked all day to salvage a strong finish in the opening race of the second round of NASCAR’s playoffs, and a speeding penalty was threatening to ruin the chance.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. is the favorite to win at Talladega Superspeedway and he will start 2nd in Sunday’s race. He nearly won the pole but was bumped by Ricky Stenhouse Jr. in qualifying. The crowd still roared its approval for Earnhardt, who has 6 victories at the Alabama track.
By the time you read this, Danica Patrick and Ricky Stenhouse Jr. may have broken up. It’s just the nature of relationships, and, in this case, even more so the nature of office relationships. (Everyone knows the old expression – you should never drive and park in the same place.)