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STATESVILLE, N.C. (May 14, 2013) – David Ragan will line up for a shot at winning $1 million Saturday night in NASCAR’s Sprint All-Star Race, and he’s bringing partner CSX with him. The transportation company returns to the No. 34 Ford for its second primary sponsorship in one of the biggest showcases of the Sprint [...]
STATESVILLE, N.C. (May 14, 2013) – David Gilliland has never raced in NASCAR’s Sprint All-Star Race, but he feels like his chances of earning a spot in that line-up this weekend are better than ever. The driver of the No. 38 Long John Silver’s Ford feels more confident about his team’s capabilities than ever before [...]
STATESVILLE, N.C. (May 8, 2013) – David Gilliland is probably the happiest second-place finisher around. After pushing his teammate David Ragan to victory for Front Row Motorsports’ first Sprint Cup victory last weekend at Talladega Superspeeday, Gilliland has been just as central to the team celebration as the guy who crossed the finish line first.
STATESVILLE, N.C. (May 8, 2013) – Josh Wise flashes back to his sprint car days when he races at Darlington (S.C.) Raceway. The style of racing on the 1.366-mile oval, where cars are pushed right up against the wall, reminds him of sliding around on the dirt in his USAC championship years.
May 7, 2013, Effingham, S.C. – Representatives of McCall Farms Inc. today announced Peanut Patch is sponsoring NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Driver David Ragan, fresh off his win at Talladega Superspeedway, in the Bojangles’ Southern 500 on Saturday, May 11 at Darlington Raceway in Darlington, S.C. This will be the second consecutive year the boiled [...]
STATESVILLE , N.C. (May 6, 2013) – Front Row Motorsports earned its first NASCAR victory Sunday night at Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway when David Gilliland pushed teammate David Ragan to the checkers in a dramatic last-lap surge to cap off a wild and rain-interrupted race. Ragan earned Bob Jenkins’ young team its first Sprint Cup Series [...]
STATESVILLE, N.C. (May 2, 2013) – Georgia-based Farm Rich is teaming up with Unadilla, Ga., native David Ragan for this weekend’s high-speed action at Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway – a track where he has a history of finishing up front.
STATESVILLE, N.C. (May 1, 2013) – David Gilliland had a fast Love’s Travel Stops Ford at Daytona International Speedway in February, but “The Big One” kept him from showing what he and his car were capable of. The driver of the No. 38 Ford Fusion now wants to finish what he started with his Love’s [...]
STATESVILLE, N.C. (April 30, 2013) – Josh Wise describes restrictor-plate racing in the famous words of movie character Forrest Gump: “You never know what you’re going to get.” Nonetheless, he says that unpredictability is what makes racing at places like Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway so exciting.
David Ragan, No. 34 CSX “Play It Safe” Ford Starting Position: 20 Finishing Position: 20 David Ragan lined up 20th for Saturday night’s race, with the hood of his CSX “Play It Safe” Ford freshly covered in signatures of fans who promised to be safe around railroad tracks — the main message of the team’s [...]