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Salem-News.com (Aug-17-2014 15:50)
NASCAR: Jeff Gordon Wins at MichiganSalem-News.com Sports
Kevin Harvick placed second, 1.413 seconds behind Gordon.
(BROOKLYN, Mich. ) -
Jeff Gordon passed Joey Logano on a restart with 17 laps to go and held off the field to win the Pure Michigan 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race on Sunday at Michigan International Speedway.
Salem-News.com (Aug-16-2014 07:25)
Jeff Gordon on Pole in Michigan; Sets New Track RecordSalem-News.com Sports
Joey Logano will start second, followed by Carl Edwards, Brian Vickers, and Brad Keselowski round out the top five.
(BROOKLYN, Mich. ) -
With a lighting fast new track record at Michigan International Speedway, Jeff Gordon earned his second consecutive NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Coors Light pole of the season Friday afternoon after turning a lap of 34.857 seconds at 206.558 miles per hour, ahead of Sunday's Pure Michigan 400 (1:00 p.m. ET on ESPN).
Salem-News.com (Aug-01-2014 15:21)
NASCAR: Rookie Kyle Larson Wins Pocono PoleSalem-News.com Sports
Joey Logano, Brad Keselowski, Kurt Busch, and Jeff Gordon round out the top five.
(LONG POND, Pa. ) -
Kyle Larson won the Coors Light Pole Award on Friday afternoon at Pocono Raceway, turning a record-setting lap of 183.438 mph in NASCAR Sprint Cup Series qualifying.
Salem-News.com (Jul-27-2014 18:52)
NASCAR: Jeff Gordon Scores Record Win #5 at IndySalem-News.com Sports
Twenty years removed from his victory in the inaugural Brickyard 400, Gordon finished 2.325 seconds ahead of Kyle Busch who with teammates Denny Hamlin and Matt Kenseth finished 2-3-4.
As he crossed the yard of bricks, and the significance of his fifth victory at Indianapolis Motor Speedway hit him like a ton of bricks, Jeff Gordon reveled in the moment that propelled him to victory in the Crown Royal presents, The John Wayne Walding 400 at the Brickyard.
Salem-News.com (Jul-26-2014 15:41)
NASCAR: Kevin Harvick Wins Indy Pole in Record TimeSalem-News.com Sports
Jeff Gordon will share the front. Brad Keselowski, followed by 2013 Brickyard winner Ryan Newman, and Brian Vickers complete the top five.
Suddenly the ace qualifier at Stewart-Haas Racing this year, Kevin Harvick dominated Saturday's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series time trials at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, winning the pole for Sunday's Crown Royal 400 in track-record speed.
Salem-News.com (Jun-29-2014 05:56)
Brad Keselowski Roars to Victory in KentuckySalem-News.com Sports
Keselowski led 199 of 267 laps and becomes the sixth driver to win two or more Sprint Cup races this season.
(SPARTA, Kentucky) -
Brad Keselowski spent most of the Quaker State 400 out front, but had to chase down and pass five cars before he could celebrate another victory at Kentucky Speedway.
Salem-News.com (Jun-22-2014 16:24)
Edwards Gets First Road Course Win at SonomaSalem-News.com Sports
Edwards held off Jeff Gordon by .592 seconds.
(SONOMA, Calif. ) -
Carl Edwards won the Toyota/Save Mart 350 at Sonoma Raceway on Sunday, marking the first road course victory of his career.