Bill Elliott and Terry Labonte, a pair of Cup champions, are among the first-year eligible nominees for the NASCAR Hall of Fame.
Drivers Mike Stefanik and Buddy Baker, and engine builder and team owner Robert Yates also were selected for nomination in their first year. The honorees were announced at Daytona International Speedway on Friday by a 22-person committee of representatives...
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Chase Elliott and Dylan Kwasniewski have been given the okay from NASCAR to run the superspeedway races.
Blake Koch has been named the driver of the #35 Sprint cup car for two early season races.
C&J Energy Services is gong to be the sponsor for Terry Labonte at the Daytona 500.
Terry Labonte will have a familiar sponsor on his No. 32 Ford Fusion for the 56th running of the Daytona 500.
For the fourth year in a row, C&J Energy will sponsor Labonte at the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series level. C&J Energy will provide sponsorship for GO FAS Racing at all four restrictor plate races this season.
“It is exciting for the GO FAS Racing team to be heading...
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- Bobby Labonte has spent his weekends at the race track for 22 consecutive years, a stretch so long he doesn't even know what normal people do with their free time.
He had to figure it out the hard way last weekend, when he found himself out of a ride for the first time since 1989.
Labonte gave no specifics Thursday as to how he spent last weekend...
Bobby Labonte's consecutive start streak will come to an end at 704 races.
Labonte is not entered to race Saturday night at Kentucky Speedway, which will bring an end to the second-longest active starts streak in NASCAR behind Jeff Gordon's 705 starts.
Labonte confirmed his status on a chat with fans on the JTG Daugherty Racing website.
''I will not be racing this...
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June 25, 2013
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Terry Labonte is in the Sprint Unlimited but last years NASCAR Sprint Cup Champion Brad Keselowski is not. Labonte, a two-time champion himself, has run just a handful of races in recent years while Keselowski has won eight races over the last two seasons.
So exactly why is Terry Labonte in the Sprint Unlimited?
It is because of the ever changing rules...
Two-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Champion Terry Labonte will drive the No. 32 FAS Lane Racing Ford this weekend at Talladega Superspeedway. Labonte will be making his fourth appearance in the car which has also been driven by Ken Schrader, Mike Olson and Jason White this season.
C&J Energy Services will sponsor the car driven by Labonte for the Good Sam Roadside Assistance 500...
Now, I am not going to promote a budding rivalry between NASCAR's villainous Robby Gordon and resident nice guy Terry Labonte. However, they had a bit of a difference of opinions following Thursday's Gatordale Duel race, one in which both drivers emerged from their cars with spots on the Daytona 500 starting grid.The debate was not about what happened on the track per se...
First things first: Terry Labonte is the nicest person I’ve ever interviewed.
Somehow, during a phoner, he managed to outdo then-MetroStars goalie and current English Premier League star Tim Howard (who walked across the locker room, grabbed a chair and brought it back to me so we’d both have a place to sit while we chatted).
When I answered the phone for the two-time Cup champion...
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Bill Elliott and Terry Labonte are future Hall-of-Famers, that is obvious to anyone who has followed NASCAR over the past three and a half decades. They are widley recognized as champions for their on-track accomplishments. However, Elliott and Labonte were more than just phenomenal wheelmen, they were, they are considered the good guys. While Dale Earnhardt, Rusty Wallace, and...