NSCS: Getting Rowdy; Kyle Busch Tops Final Sonoma Cup Practice

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SONOMA, Calif. — Report by Race Chaser Online Correspondent Aaron Bearden — NASCAR photo — Last season, Joe Gibbs Racing was one of the slowest teams in the field at Sonoma Raceway. During Friday’s final NASCAR Sprint Cup Series practice session, they topped the charts. Kyle Busch laid down a 74.489-second lap to top the final practice session for Sunday’s …

NSCS: Bayne Finds The Fast Lane; Highest Finishing Roush-Fenway Driver at Michigan

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BROOKLYN, Mich. — official series release — Rey Del Rio/Getty Images North America photo — Trevor Bayne rallied from the 20th starting position to a ninth-place showing in Sunday’s Quicken Loans 400 at Michigan International Speedway – his first top-10 result since finishing eighth at Talladega in May of 2012. June has been quite the month for the Roush Fenway …

NSCS: Taking a Break; Sprint Cup Series Off This Weekend Before Sonoma

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SONOMA, Calif. — official series release — Robert Laberge / Getty Images North America photo — The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series heads into its second off weekend of the season before traveling to Northern California for the Toyota/Save Mart 350 at Sonoma Raceway on Sunday, June 28th (3 p.m. ET on FOX Sports 1). The event marks the first road …

NSCS: Edwards Holds Off Hard-Charging Gordon; Notches First-Ever Road Race Win at Sonoma

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SONOMA, Calif. — official release — NASCAR photo — Carl Edwards won the Toyota/Save Mart 350 at Sonoma Raceway on Sunday, marking the first road course victory of his career. Edwards, who led 26 laps, became the fifth multi-race winner of 2014; he also won at Bristol in March. Edwards now has 23 Sprint Cup Series wins in his career. Edwards held off Jeff Gordon by …

NSCS: Jamie McMurray Knocks Out Competition; Battles Back to Notch Sonoma Coors Light Pole

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SONOMA, California — By Reid Spencer, NASCAR Wire Service — HHP/Rusty Jarrett photo — Jamie McMurray saved the best for last on Saturday in winning the pole for Sunday’sToyota/Save Mart 350 at Sonoma Raceway in record time. The last driver to make his first attempt in the 10-minute second round of NASCAR Sprint Cup Series knockout qualifying, McMurray knocked AJ Allmendinger off the provisional pole for the first road …

NSCS: 7-Eleven, AmeriGas Partner with Said for Sonoma

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MOORESVILLE, N.C. – official release — HHP/Alan Marler photo — 7-Eleven Inc. has partnered with AmeriGas as the primary sponsors on the No. 32 car owned by Go FAS Racing and driven by Boris Said in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series road course race at Sonoma (Calif.) Raceway on Sunday. “I’m thrilled to be back in a car sponsored by 7-Eleven,” …

NSCS: Toyota Renews Sponsorship Agreement with Sonoma Raceway

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SONOMA, Calif. – official release — Jerry Jones photo — Toyota Motor Sales and Northern California Toyota Dealers signed a multi-year agreement to continue as co-title sponsor of the annual NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Sonoma Raceway on Wednesday. Toyota has served as co-title sponsor of the Toyota/Save Mart 350 since 2007, as well as the raceway’s official vehicle. …