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Brian Vickers No. 55 Aaron's Dream Machine Texas Preview/2015 Camry Testing

Brian Vickers and the No. 55 Aaron’s Dream Machine team at Michael Waltrip Racing are getting a jump on the 2015 season testing the newly unveiled 2015 Toyota Camry this week at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, Calif. After Tuesday and Wednesday’s Goodyear tire test, Vickers and team will travel to Texas Motor Speedway for Sunday’s 500-mile race on the 1.5-mile ultrafast oval...

Pinball wizards: Kahne, Vickers take turns paying each other back

There is little doubt the short track racing at Martinsville Speedway brings out short tempers and occasionally a bit of payback. That seemed to be the case for Brian Vickers during Sunday's Goody's Headache Relief Shot 500. After Vickers was turned earlier in the day following contact from Kasey Kahne, he appeared to pay back Kahne later in no uncertain terms. Then Kahne...
Via Fox Sports
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Brian Vickers No. 55 Aaron's Dream Machine Martinsville Preview

Martinsville Speedway is a special place to No. 55 Aaron’s Dream Machine Toyota driver Brian Vickers. The half-mile, concrete track in southern Virginia is one of the places where a young Vickers fell in love with NASCAR. Just 60 miles from his Thomasville, N.C. boyhood home, the Vickers family often made the trip to Martinsville Speedway— the only track that’s been on the...

Vickers Captures Top Spot for Talladega Superspeedway’s GEICO 500

Brian Vickers posted a speed of 196.129 mph Saturday at Talladega Superspeedway to win the Coors Light Pole Award for Sunday’s running of the GEICO 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race. “This feels awesome,” said Vickers, whose first career Sprint Cup victory occurred at Talladega Superspeedway in 2006. “I’ve always loved coming here. This has been a special place for me....

NCSC: Brian Vicker Grabs the Pole at Talladega in Bizarre Qualifying Session

Brian Vickers grabs the top spot at Talladega Superspeedway for the Geico 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race. Vickers lap of 196.129 mph edged out Jimmie Johnson who posted a lap of 195.732 mph. NASCAR announced a change to the qualifying format for the 2.66 mile superspeedway last month. Drivers would now be split into two groups for the first round. The groups to be decided by random...
Via On Pit Road
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Vickers wins pole in strange Talladega qualifying

TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) NASCAR's new qualifying format put Brian Vickers on the pole at Talladega Superspeedway but left many drivers angry and confused, as two full-time teams failed to make Sunday's race. Drivers admitted when they arrived at Talladega they didn't understand the format, and it showed because there were no clear strategies throughout the field. Ricky Stenhouse...
Via AP on Fox
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Vickers grabs pole for all-important Talladega Chase race

Brian Vickers won the pole for Sunday's GEICO 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Talladega Superspeedway, where a new qualifying format frustrated and confused some of the sport's top competitors. And given the track's history, where drivers qualified might not matter anyway. Pole-winner Vickers claimed the top spot with a lap of 196.129 miles per hour in his No. 55...
Via Fox Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Brian Vickers to drive car honoring FSU title team at Daytona

Brian Vickers' No. 55 car will have a special look when he drives in the Sprint Cup race at Daytona on July 5. Vickers will drive a garnet-and-gold painted Toyota that will honor Florida State's national title and have a BCS national championship logo on the hood. He will also wear a special FSU driver uniform for the race. ''Everyone in America knows about Florida...
Via Fox Sports Florida
April 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Vickers out for rest of Cup season

Brian Vickers will miss the remainder of the 2013 NASCAR Sprint Cup season due to health issues resulting from blood clots. Vickers was placed on blood thinning medication following a Monday morning examination where doctors discovered a small clot in his right leg. The medication will force Vickers out of the No. 55 Aaron's Toyota effective immediately. "If there'...
Via Fox Sports
October 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Photos: NASCAR Driver Brian Vickers To Drive Louisville Car, Wear Cardinals Suit For Quaker State 400

Auto racing and college sports seem to be going hand-in-hand these days. Yesterday, we were showing you a special Ohio State Buckeye helmet that Today, Nick Stover, Director of Social Media for Louisville athletics, announced on Twitter that prominent NASCAR driver Brian Vickers will be driving a special Louisville car and wearing a unique suit to match for the Sprint Cup Series...
Via College Spun
June 12, 2013  |  Discuss
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