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Carl Edwards made his 300th NASCAR Sprint Cup start at Phoenix on Sunday, but it was the finish that turned out to be very interesting. Edwards was 16th with eight laps to go but he was able to avoid two multi-car accidents in the closing laps to finish 11th.
Edwards started the race in 13th place in his Fastenal Ford. He struggled with the handling throughout the race and the Blue Team made adjustments on every pit stop. He had fallen back to 20th after the first 100 laps and was actually passed by the leader just as the caution came out on lap 168 which made him the lucky dog.
Edwards was able to stay on the lead lap for the remainder of the race which helped him gain valuable track position in the end. The team made its final pit stop on lap 302 and Edwards returned to the track in 16th place for the restart with eight laps to go.
Just before the white flag was displayed Jeff Gordon got into Clint Bowyer which took out a few other cars in the process. The melee brought out a red ...
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The above trailer from NASCAR The Game Inside Line did not happen this season. In fact it was not even lose to happening. It serves more as a what if Carl Edwards had of beaten Tony Stewart to the line last year at Homestead.
Edwards did not lose the 2011 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Championship. Edwards just did not win it. NASCAR’s top division saw two drivers tie, the winner...
CONCORD, N.C. – Carl Edwards will reach a career milestone on Sunday at Phoenix International Raceway making his 300th start in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. Throughout his 299 starts to date he has achieved 19 wins, 92 top fives, 157 top-10 finishes and 11 poles.
“My first start on pavement was at Phoenix in 2001 so it’s neat to be starting my 300th Sprint Cup Series start...
With Matt Kenseth’s move to Joe Gibbs Racing in 2013, his current crew chief Jimmy Fennig will move over to the No.99 of Carl Edwards in 2013. The 59-year-old Fennig will be [...]
Roush Fenway Racing will have a new look in 2013.
Sources tell FOXSports.com that veteran crew chief Jimmy Fennig will move to the No. 99 team with driver Carl Edwards. Fennig replaces Chad Norris, who filled in after Bob Osborne stepped down in July due to health concerns. Norris is expected to oversee the No. 60 Nationwide Series team.
Fennig most recently guided 2003 Sprint...
More changes are coming to Roush Fenway Racing in 2013.
The organization announced Wednesday that Jimmy Fennig will be on top of the box for the No. 99 Ford in 2013. It will be Carl Edwards’ third crew chief since the Daytona 500 this year as Bob Osborne took a leave for medical reasons and Chad Norris had to step in starting in July.
Edwards hasn’t won in 68 NASCAR Sprint Cup...
Tune into ABC’s “Good Morning America” this Saturday, November 17th to see Greg Biffle and Carl Edwards attempt to teach some of your favorite anchors how to drive a stock car. Biffle was teamed up with Dan Harris, while Edwards coached Bianna Golodryga. The Roush Fenway teammates took on Joey Logano and Darrell Wallace Jr., from Joe Gibb’s Racing to see whose anchor could...
Roush Fenway Racing is making more changes to its crew chief lineup, moving veteran Jimmy Fennig to work with Carl Edwards next season.
Fennig has been paired with Matt Kenseth, who is leaving at the end of the season.
He'll move to the No. 99 team with Edwards next year. Kenseth's replacement, Ricky Stenhouse Jr., will be paired with crew chief Scott Graves, who has been...
Roush Fenway Racing has announced that veteran crew chief Jimmy Fennig will lead Carl Edwards and the No. 99 Roush Fenway Sprint Cup team in its championship run in 2013. In addition, up and coming crew chief Scott Graves will lead the No. 17 team and defending Nationwide Series Champion Ricky Stenhouse Jr. during his rookie campaign next season.
“We are excited about this change...
Greg Biffle led the Ford Racing banner by coming home 7th in Sunday’s AdvoCare 500 from the Phoenix International Raceway. Carl Edwards was the next highest Ford, finishing 11th in the race. Below is quotes from those drivers a few others who drive for Ford.
DAVID GILLILAND – No. 38 Loan Mart Ford Fusion – “That was really big, probably the hardest hit I’ve ever had. ...