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This Week’s Honey Nut Cheerios Chevrolet at Daytona International Speedway … Austin Dillon will pilot Chassis No. 334 in the Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway. This is a new addition to the RCR fleet that is being utilized for the first time this week.
Dillon at Daytona … Although this year’s Daytona 500 marks Dillon’s first NASCAR Sprint Cup Series attempt at DIS, the Welcome, N.C., driver has a pair of top-five finishes at the 2.5-mile restrictor-plate track in the NASCAR Nationwide Series. He finished fifth in February 2012 and fourth in July 2012. In addition, He has two NASCAR Camping World Truck Series starts at the track with a best finish of 20th in 2011.
Welcome, Buzz … Dillon’s pal Buzz, the official SpokesBee of Honey Nut Cheerios, will be featured on the hood of the No. 33 Chevrolet for the Great American Race. This marks the fifth year of Richard Childress Racing’s partnership with General Mills, which is a major associate sponsor throughout the year in the ...
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Disclaimer: This is just a rumor discussed in the article below, none of it is official but, it could happen.
It’s been no secret that Richard Childress has big plans for his grandson, Austin Dillon. Childress is doing all he can to get Dillon to the Cup Series as quick as possible. 2014 may be the year when Dillon enters the Cup Series. You may hear Dillon and Childress say that...
This Week’s AdvoCare Chevrolet at Daytona International Speedway … Austin Dillon will pilot Chassis No. 121 in the DRIVE4COPD 300 at Daytona International Speedway. This is a new addition to the RCR fleet that will be utilized for the first time this weekend.
Dillon at Daytona … Dillon has two previous Nationwide Series starts at Daytona International Speedway, finishing fifth...
ESPN will debut a new promotional spot paying homage to the legendary No. 3 of the late NASCAR champion Dale Earnhardt in a new promotional spot that will begin airing in the telecast of Saturday’s season-opening NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Daytona International Speedway.
NASCAR Nationwide Series driver Austin Dillon uses No. 3 in the series, driving a car owned by his grandfather...
American Ethanol announced its plans to enhance its partnership with Richard Childress Racing and driver Austin Dillon for the 2013 NASCAR® season. Dillon will race the No. 33 American Ethanol Chevrolet in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series™ at Michigan International Speedway on June 16 and will drive a RCR-fielded entry in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series™ at Eldora Speedway...
Richard Childress Racing teammates finished first (Kevin Harvick - First Budweiser Duel), third (Austin Dillon - Second Budweiser Duel), seventh (Paul Menard - Second Budweiser Duel) and eighth (Jeff Burton - Second Budweiser Duel).
Harvick led twice for a total of 23 laps
All four RCR drivers finished within the top 10 in the following NASCAR Loop Data and Statistics...
Entering Daytona one thing is certain; there will be damaged cars at the end of the day. That proved to be true on Saturday when eleven cars were involved in a wreck with five laps to go.
The wreck started when Michael Annett got into the drivers side of Austin Dillon. With no where to go a collection of cars collided into the pair.
Annett was transported to Halifax Medical Center.
Below is post-race quotes from Team Chevy drivers Kasey Kahne, Austin Dillon, and Jeff Gordon.
KASEY KAHNE, NO. 5 FARMERS INSURANCE CHEVROLET SS – FINISHED SECOND
GOOD SOLID EFFORT, YOU GUYS WERE PATIENT THEN WHEN IT WAS THE CLOSING LAPS OF THIS EVENT YOU HAD THE OPPORTUNITY TO TRY TO JUMP IN THERE AND GAIN SOME SPOTS. WHAT DID YOU LEARN DIVING OUT OF LINE LATE IN THE RACE? “I...