Found November 06, 2012 on
Elliott Sadler, Ricky Stenhouse Jr. locking horns for Nationwide title again…
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It’s All About Winning In This Championship
After 31 races packed with close competition, the championship title hunt has resulted in a deadlock at 1,170 points between Ricky Stenhouse Jr. and Elliott Sadler, making only one thing matter – wins.
Sound familiar? That’s because it is. Last season’s Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup came down to a tie in the points between Tony...
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By: Toby Christie – http://twitter.com/tobalical
Elliott Sadler’s week began with optimism, and confidence that could be seen from space. The driver was excited to seal the deal on his first NASCAR Nationwide Series — or any major NASCAR Series — championship of his career. However after Saturday night’s race in Texas Motor Speedway...
Richard Childress Racing teammates finished first (Kevin Harvick), sixth (Austin Dillon) and 11th (Elliott Sadler). Sadler and Ricky Stenhouse Jr., are tied atop the NASCAR Nationwide Series driver championship point standings, while Dillon ranks third in the standings, 21 markers behind his RCR teammate. The No. 2 team is tied for second in the Nationwide Series owner championship...
Kyle Busch, 4th place finisher, Ricky Stenhouse, Jr., 3rd place finisher, and Ryan Blaney, 2nd place finisher, all talked to the media after Saturday night’s O’Reilly Auto Parts Challenge from the Texas Motor Speedway. Video courtesy of NASCAR Media Group.
In 38 previous Nationwide Series appearances at Phoenix International Raceway, Richard Childress Racing has three wins at the one-mile track, with Elliott Sadler notching a victory in March 2012, Clint Bowyer bringing the organization to the Winner’s Circle in April 2007 and Kevin Harvick doing so in April 2006.
By the Numbers … RCR has started Nationwide Series races at Phoenix...