Brad Keselowski, who won his first Sprint Cup Series championship in 2012 but missed the Chase last year, is all-but guaranteed a spot in this seasons Chase with a stunning victory in Sundays Kobalt Tools 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Not only did Brad Keselowski need to spend the final laps of Saturdays NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Las Vegas fending off Kyle Busch for the victory, but he had to do so while nursing a bad battery in his No.22 Ford.
NASCAR Sprint Cup Series: It’s possible that Matt Kenseth and his Joe Gibbs Racing teammates might have their signals crossed heading into Sunday’s Kobalt Tools 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway – at least when it comes to qualifying.
NASCAR Sprint Cup Series: Officials will continue to evaluate NASCARs new knock out qualifying procedures, which have drawn almost universal praise but also have raised some potential safety concerns.
that's racin' (phrase): Expresses frustration or emotion.
1. When a small part costing just a few dollars fails and stops a $150,000 race car, that's racin'.
2. When you race a competitor for 500 miles and lose to him by just a few feet, that's racin'.
3. When a hot dog wrapper blows out of the stands, gets caught across the air vent on the front of your car and causes your engine to overheat, that's racin'.