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  • NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Hollywood Casino 400

    Harvick emerges victorious at Kansas Speedway

    October 17, 2016

    By Reid Spencer, NASCAR WIre Service (Kansas City, KS) — He did it again. Last in the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup standings and faced with an uphill struggle to make the Round of 8, Kevin Harvick and his No. 4 Stewart-Haas Racing team did what they do best—win with their backs to the […]

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    Busch wins third straight Kansas Lottery 300 at Kansas Speedway

    October 16, 2016

    By Reid Spencer, NASCAR Wire Service (Kansas City, KS) — Kyle Busch’s domination of Saturday’s Kansas Lottery 300 at Kansas Speedway was about the only predictable thing that happened in the first race of the Round of 8 in the inaugural NASCAR XFINITY Series Chase. In winning his fourth XFINITY race at the 1.5-mile track, […]

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    Briscoe wins at Kansas plus ARCA championship

    October 15, 2016

    By ARCA PR (Kansas City, KS) — Chase Briscoe ended the season with an exclamation point, winning the Kansas 150 Friday night at Kansas Speedway and the 2016 ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards national championship, all in his rookie year on the job. “It’s so cool to finally reward Cunningham Motorsports with their first […]

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    Xfinity Series Chase Round of 8 starts at Kansas Speedway

    October 14, 2016

    By NASCAR (Kansas City, KS) — With the conclusion of the NASCAR XFINITY Series Chase Round of 12, four drivers were eliminated from title contention – Ty Dillon, Ryan Sieg, Brennan Poole and Brandon Jones – leaving eight championship contenders to battle it out at the next three tracks. Kansas Speedway, Texas Motor Speedway and […]

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    ARCA heads to Kansas after fire at series headquarters

    October 13, 2016

    By ARCA (Toledo, OH) — – In 1981, a young and relatively unknown kid from Fenton, Missouri made his ARCA Racing Series debut in the Daytona ARCA 200, driving a Ford Grenada to an eighth-place finish. While the car he drove is long gone, the driver, Ken Schrader, saved the open-face Bell helmet he wore […]

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    Big stakes on the line for chasers at Kansas Speedway

    October 13, 2016

    By NASCAR (Kansas City, KS) — Charlotte shook up the Chase Grid as five Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup drivers finished 30th or below while Jimmie Johnson sped to victory to clinch the first automatic berth in the Round of 8. Here’s how the Chase Grid shakes out heading into Sunday’s Hollywood Casino 400 […]

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    Royals catcher Drew Butera to drive pace car at Kansas Speedway

    October 12, 2016

    By Kansas Speedway (Kansas City, KS) — Kansas Speedway announced today that Kansas City Royals catcher, and member of the 2015 World Series championship team, Drew Butera will be the honorary pace car driver for the Hollywood Casino 400 on Sunday, Oct. 16. Last year, Butera made his post-season debut in Game 4 of the […]

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    Kansas Speedway extends ticket office hours

    September 30, 2016

    By Kansas Speedway (Kansas City, KS) — In preparation for the upcoming Hollywood Casino 400, Kansas Lottery 300 and Kansas 150, Kansas Speedway’s Ticket Office will be open from 10 AM – 3 PM on Saturday, Oct. 1 and Saturday, Oct. 8. Fans will be able to purchase tickets and pick up Will Call tickets […]

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    Actor Jesse Metcalfe named Hollywood Casino 400 at Kansas Speedway

    September 29, 2016

    By Kansas Speedway PR (Kansas City, KS) — Actor, model, fitness and sports enthusiast Jesse Metcalfe has been named has been named Grand Marshal for the Hollywood Casino 400 taking place on Sunday, October 16, 2016. Jesse Metcalfe, best known for his award winning performance on ABC’s iconic hit “Desperate Housewives,” is currently starring in […]

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    Kansas Speedway offering ticket package upgrades for Hollywood Casino 400 weekend

    September 7, 2016

    By Kansas Speedway PR (Kansas City, KS) — Kansas Speedway’s October race weekend is less than 40 days away and some great options are still available for fans to experience race weekend in a new way. The Finish Line, Kansas Speedway’s weekend fan hospitality, offers driver Q&A sessions, food and drink, a guided tour of […]

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    Top College Athletes join NASCAR Drive for Diversity Pit Crew Program

    August 19, 2016

    By NASCAR PR (Daytona Beach, FL) — NASCAR and Rev Racing today announced nine former college student-athletes selected to participate in the NASCAR Drive for Diversity (D4D) Crew Member Development Program. The new class of participants received invitations to train with Rev Racing following standout performances at the first national D4D pit crew combine in […]

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    Drag Racing this Saturday night on Kansas Speedway pit road

    August 10, 2016

    By Kansas Speedway PR (Kansas City, KS) — Some of the best drag racers in the Midwest will race down Kansas Speedway’s pit road on Saturday, Aug. 13. Three sold-out classes of drag racing will be on display on Saturday night: small tire, big tire and true street class as they race down the 1/8-mile […]