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Tuesday July 29, 2014
  • NASCAR docks Hamlin 75 points, suspends crew chief six races
  • Joe Gibbs Racing's stellar 2-3-4 finish in Sunday's Brickyard 400 now has a huge asterisk, as NASCAR has levied a major penalty against third-place finisher Denny Hamlin and the No. 11 team.

  • NASCAR suspends Hamlin crew chief Grubb 6 races
  • CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) NASCAR suspended Denny Hamlin's crew chief and car chief on Tuesday for six races because the Joe Gibbs Racing entry failed inspection following his third-place finish at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

  • Bobby Labonte's 1932 custom roadster crossing Barrett-Jackson block
  • Whenever you go a Barrett-Jackson auction there's always a NASCAR connection and this year's Reno event is no exception.

  • Who's best right now at Hendrick? Hint: It's not Junior or Jimmie
  • Jeff Gordon and the No. 24 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series are leading the way now at Hendrick Motorsports, writes Jeff Hammond.

  • What are Larry Mac's top five NASCAR tracks ... and why?
  • With all the talk of the prestige of a win at the Brickyard 400, Larry McReynolds weighs in on his favorite five tracks to win at.

  • Chase drivers can't attend Homestead tire test
  • CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) NASCAR will not allow championship-eligible drivers to participate in a Goodyear tire test at Homestead-Miami Speedway.

  • 'I'm on top of the world': Ride along with Jeff Gordon at IMS (VIDEO)
  • Restarts haven't been kind to Jeff Gordon this season. But Sunday was a different story. Ride along with Gordon and crew chief Alan Gustafson in this week's edition of NASCAR Race Hub's "Winner's Weekend." 

  • Studs 'N' Duds: Who had fun and who wanted to throw bricks at Indy?
  • Jeff Gordon won Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Brickyard 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, but several other drivers had good days, as well.

  • Keselowski pulling double duty, to race in Iowa and Pocono this weekend
  • Brad Keselowski will run the NASCAR Nationwide race in Iowa on Saturday, just a day before the Sprint Cup event at Pocono.

  • Gordon eyeing 5th title after big Brickyard win
  • INDIANAPOLIS (AP) Long before Jimmie Johnson arrived on the NASCAR scene, Jeff Gordon was the fastest thing on wheels.

    Las Vegas Motor Speedway


    Las Vegas Motor Speedway Las Vegas Motor Speedway
    The "Diamond in the Desert" has been deemed the most remarkable race complex in the world. Sports Illustrated called it the Racing Capitol of the West. Just a few miles north of The Strip, Las Vegas Motor Speedway is one of the most complete racing complexes in the world, including road courses, a 3/8 mile oval, a dirt track and a state-of-the-art drag racing facility. In 2007, the track completed construction on the Neon Garage, which provides unprecedented access to race teams and drivers, unique concession areas, live entertainment and the Winner's Circle.


    Track Info

    Track Address: 7000 Las Vegas Blvd.
    Las Vegas, NV. 89115
    (800) 644-4444
    Offical Web Site: LasVegasMotorSpeedway.com
    Track Shape: D-Shaped Oval
    Track Length: 1.5 miles
    Front Stretch Length: 2,275 feet
    Back Stretch Length: 1,572 feet
    Banking: 20° Turns
    9° Frontstretch
    9° Backstretch
    Seating Capacity: 142,000
    First Winner: Mark Martin (1998)
    Most Wins: Jimmie Johnson (4)
    Lap Record: Matt Kenseth 188.884 mph (28.598 sec)

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