Monthly Archives: February 2012

Knaus, Malec Suspended; Johnson Loses 25 Points

February 29th, 2012 | by Michael J Smith

NASCAR issues points penalties, suspensions, and fines to the No. 48 Hendrick Motorsports team for infractions found during opening-day inspections for Speedweeks.


Kenseth Survives To Win Bizarre Daytona 500

February 28th, 2012 | by NASCAR Wire Service

Matt Kenseth held off Dale Earnhardt Jr to win a Daytona 500 that featured the first postponement in its history, and a bizarre accident that engulfed part of the track in flames


No. 48 Team Fails Inspection; Penalties Possible

February 19th, 2012 | by Michael J Smith

NASCAR said it found modifications on the rear quarter panel of Jimmie Johnson's Daytona 500 Chevy during initial inspection. The parts were confiscated, and Chad Knaus and the team face possible suspensions and fines. The C-pillars were where the issues were found


McDowell To Run No. 98 For Phil Parsons Racing in Cup

February 16th, 2012 | by Michael J Smith

Michael McDowell will drive the No. 98 Ford for Phil Parsons Racing for the entire 2012 Sprint Cup Series season, the team announced. In the off-season, PPR merged with Whitney Motorsports, and partnered with Mike Curb, a long-time NASCAR and IZOD Indycar Series owner.



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