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The NASCAR Nationwide Series is at Las Vegas Motor Speedway this weekend for the Sam’s Town 300. With rain taking its toll on the track qualifying for the race was cancelled, with the field being set by 2012 points. That move gives Brian Vickers the pole position with Trevor Bayne starting second. The races green flag start time is scheduled for 4:31 p.m EST (1:31 p.m. local) on ESPN2. The race is 300 miles, 200 laps long. A total of 40 drivers will be in the field. Here are a few other notes. Dale Earnhardt will be driving the No. 88 car while Reed Sorenson fills in for the injured Micahel Annett in the No. 43 car. Starting Lineup for the Sam’s Town 300 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway 1. Brian Vickers 2. Trevor Bayne 3. Brian Scott 4. Austin Dillon 5. Ty Dillon 6. Brad Keselowski 7. Sam Hornish Jr 8. Parker Kligerman 9. Reed Sorenson 10. Justin Allgaier 11. Nelson Piquet Jr. 12. Regan Smith 13. Kyle Larson 14. Hal Martin 15. Elliott Sadler 16. Joe Nemechek 17. Brad Sweet 18. Alex Bowm...

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LAS VEGAS, Nevada – Roush Fenway drivers Trevor Bayne and Travis Pastrana finished fourth and 10th respectively in Saturday’s Nationwide Series race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. The finishes marked the 31st and 32nd NNS top-10 finishes in 42 series starts at LVMS for RFR. Trevor Bayne started second and led 21 laps early, before making contact with the outside wall on lap 88...

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Trevor Bayne in the Sam’s Town 300 o Three previous Nationwide races in Las Vegas: 2010 – started 18th, finished 6th 2011 – started 7th, finished 5th 2012 – started 14th, finished 4th o Ranks as the “strongest passer” in Las Vegas by averaging 51.3 quality passes per race (as defined by passing a car in top 15 under green flag) o Fourth strongest “closer” by gaining...

WFG Back on Track with NASCAR & Roush Fenway Racing in 2013

LAS VEGAS – World Financial Group, Inc. (WFG), a business unit of Transamerica, has joined forces with NASCAR-series championship team Roush Fenway Racing to sponsor Trevor Bayne in two NASCAR Nationwide Series races in 2013. Bayne will race the WFG and Transamerica sponsored No. 6 Ford Mustang in the Sam’s Town 300 at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway on March 9 and in the Great...

Ford Racing Sam’s Town 300 Race Recap

Sam Hornish, Jr. led 114 of the 200 laps Saturday afternoon and captured the Sam’s Town 300 from the Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Fellow Ford Racing driver Trevor Bayne placed fourth and Bayne’s teammate Travis Pastrana finished in 10th place. Reed Sorenson (16th) and Brad Keselowski (37th) were the other Ford drivers in the field. Below is post-race reaction from some of those...
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