Picture Perfect: The 2014 Season in Photos

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The 2014 NASCAR season was one to remember. Through action, drama, and intensity, each race featured excitement around every corner. From the drop of the green flag in Daytona back in February, to the final checkered-flag in Miami a few weeks back – many memorable moments came out of the last nine months.

Some of the most popular include Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s Daytona 500 victory, Chase Elliott rising to fame with three NASCAR Nationwide Series victories and a championship, and the next generation of drivers succeeding in the Camping World Truck Series. Whichever highlight happens to be your favorite, it likely was captured in a photo. Relive one of the most exciting seasons the sport has ever seen through these pictures. Continue reading “Picture Perfect: The 2014 Season in Photos”

Paint Scheme Report: Phoenix International Raceway

PaintSchemeReportPhoenix International Raceway often produces some of the most exciting races each season. This time around, the Eliminator Round will conclude here, and could make for very intense competition. Teams showed up to the track this weekend with a hunger to succeed, and some neat paint schemes. Some teams are displaying patriotic colors for Veterans Day, while others are displaying unique looks, making for an interesting mix of schemes during the second to last race weekend of the year.

We’ll take a look at a few of the great looking cars and ones that could use a new paint-job in this week’s Paint Scheme Report. Continue reading “Paint Scheme Report: Phoenix International Raceway”

Paint Scheme Report: Charlotte Motor Speedway

PaintSchemeReportA new feature to Turn 4 Racing News, the “Paint Scheme Report” will depict which cars came to the track looking great and which ones did not. This social media driven report will use pictures found on twitter and discuss what’s great or not so great about the different schemes.

The second race weekend of the season at Charlotte Motor Speedway is upon us. It’s a homecoming for most drivers and teams which means the cars are looking their best. In addition, this is the only night race during the Chase for the Sprint Cup and that brings some different looking cars that will shine under the lights this weekend. Continue reading “Paint Scheme Report: Charlotte Motor Speedway”

Dirty Mo Radio Makes Appearance as Sponsor on JR Motorsports Car in Charlotte

charlotte_nns_p2_alexIt’s always neat to see new sponsors break into the sport of NASCAR. Whether it’s a food chain, clothing retailer, or an internet product – fans tend to be very supportive of the company. While the sponsor for Alex Bowman’s JR Motorsports (JRM) debut isn’t technically new to the sport, it’s bringing in a new type of sponsorship – podcasting.

Through social media, many fans and NASCAR industry leaders have heard about Dirty Mo Radio (DMR). It’s the podcast station developed by NASCAR Nationwide Series team JRM. For fans of the team and Dale Earnhardt Jr., it’s the place for limitless information and insight.

JRM Director of Communications Mike Davis spearheads the station and is one of personalities found on a couple of their four podcasts. Currently, the station features The Monday Recap, The Dale Jr. Download, Kelly Earnhardt-Miller’s Fast Lane Family, and JRM 360: The Podcast. Continue reading “Dirty Mo Radio Makes Appearance as Sponsor on JR Motorsports Car in Charlotte”

Paint Scheme Report: Dover International Speedway

PaintSchemeReportA new feature to Turn 4 Racing News, the “Paint Scheme Report” will depict which cars came to the track looking great and which ones did not. This social media driven report will use pictures found on twitter and discuss what’s great or not so great about the different schemes.

The Challenger Round comes to a close this weekend in Dover. With that in mind, drivers on the  bubble will be doing everything in their power to earn a spot in the Contender 12. Fans are in for a wild AAA 400 as all drivers are going to want to be running up front because that’s their best shot at advancing. A unique set of paint schemes are on track this weekend and we have a lot to discuss in this week’s edition of the Paint Scheme Report. Continue reading “Paint Scheme Report: Dover International Speedway”

Paint Scheme Report: New Hampshire Motor Speedway and Kentucky Speedway

PaintSchemeReportA new feature to Turn 4 Racing News, the “Paint Scheme Report” will depict which cars came to the track looking great and which ones did not. This social media driven report will use pictures found on twitter and discuss what’s great or not so great about the different schemes.

Two action-packed tracks are up next on the schedule in New Hampshire Motor Speedway and Kentucky Speedway. Typically, the Paint Scheme Report focuses solely on NASCAR Sprint Cup Series schemes. However, this week, one from the NASCAR Nationwide Series makes the list. The New England market often puts new sponsors on cars during race weekend in New Hampshire and this weekend is no different. Continue reading “Paint Scheme Report: New Hampshire Motor Speedway and Kentucky Speedway”

NASCAR and Comcast Reach 10-Year Series Entitlement Agreement; Matches Longest Single Series Title Sponsorship Pact in the Sport’s History

454549404_10DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. and PHILADELPHIA (SEPTEMBER 3, 2014) — NASCAR and Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA, CMCSK) announced today a historic agreement that will make Comcast’s XFINITY brand the title sponsor of what is now known as the NASCAR Nationwide Series through 2024. The 10-year term matches the longest single agreement around title sponsorship of any NASCAR national series in history, and is the longest entitlement sponsorship agreement in this series’ history. Continue reading “NASCAR and Comcast Reach 10-Year Series Entitlement Agreement; Matches Longest Single Series Title Sponsorship Pact in the Sport’s History”