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Wednesday October 01, 2014
  • 'Big Daddy' Bowyer? Drivers react to Clint becoming a dad
  • There are few in the NASCAR garage with as much personality as Michael Waltrip Racing's Clint Bowyer. Bowyer knows how to have fun, enjoys a good party, for sure, and reportedly once woke up with a driveshaft in his bed after winning at Charlotte Motor Speedway.

  • RCR moving crew chief Slugger Labbe to R&D role
  • WELCOME, N.C. (AP) Richard Childress Racing is moving crew chief Slugger Labbe into a leadership role in its research and development department.

  • Clint Bowyer welcomes a son with wife Lorra
  • CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) Clint Bowyer and wife Lorra became first-time parents Wednesday.

  • Drivers fear next round of NASCAR's Chase
  • CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) Drivers have been fretting about the second round of NASCAR's Chase for the Sprint Cup championship for weeks.

  • Hamlin doesn't regret castigating team; admits work still to be done
  • Denny Hamlin has no regrets about castigating his team over his in-car radio two weekends ago New Hampshire Motor Speedway, where Hamlin's No. 11 Toyota appeared capable of winning before a faulty fuel probe -- the device that gets fuel into the car -- forced him to make multiple spots and lose four laps.

  • Going pink: Charlotte partners with BCBSNC for NNS race
  • One of the leading forces in raising awareness for breast cancer, Charlotte Motor Speedway announced Wednesday afternoon it has partnered with Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina to sponsor the upcoming NASCAR Nationwide Series race on Oct. 10.

  • RCR shuffles personnel, Paul Menard gets new crew chief
  • Richard Childress Racing announced Wednesday afternoon that veteran crew chief Richard 'Slugger' Labbe will move from atop the pit box to the research and development side of things following the Oct. 11 Sprint Cup Series race at Charlotte Motor Speedway. 

  • It's a Bowyer! Clint and Lorra welcome their bundle of joy
  • Congratulations to Clint and Lorra Bowyer on the birth of their baby boy.

  • Joey Logano Foundation donates $5,000 to Carolina Breast Friends
  • As Charlotte Motor Speedway was kicking off Breast Cancer Awareness month by painting the pit road wall pink, Team Penske driver Joey Logano was on site to lend a hand and offer up some support for the widespread disease.

  • Best in-car audio: 'Get the **** out of the way!'
  • Enjoy the best in-car audio from Dover International Speedway on this week's edition of NASCAR Race Hub's "Radioactive."

    Homestead Miami Speedway


    Homestead Miami Speedway Homestead Miami Speedway was actually stared as an idea to help Dade county recover after Hurricane Andrew in 1992. Track construction began exactly one year after the storm. This track has had a few facelifts since it was originally constructed and now host's NASCARS top three series final events for the season. Homestead was first laid out like the Indianapolis Motor speedway with four distinct flat corners and two short chutes at each end of the track. In 1996 the track changed the corner configuration to a continuous turn oval and in 2003 changed the banking from a flat oval to steep variable banking oval.


    Track Info

    Track Address: 1 Speedway Blvd.
    Homestead, FL. 33035
    (305) 230-5000
    Offical Web Site: HomesteadMiamiSpeedway.com
    Track Shape: Oval
    Track Length: 1.5 miles
    Front Stretch Length: 1,760 feet
    Back Stretch Length: 1,760 feet
    Banking: 18 - 20° Turns
    4° Frontstretch
    4° Backstretch
    Seating Capacity: 65,000
    First Winner: Tony Stewart (1999)
    Most Wins: Greg Biffle (3)
    Lap Record: Jamie McMurray 181.11 mph (29.816 sec)

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