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Wreck Ends Brad’s Daytona 500

It was a Daytona 500 filled with promise for Brad Keselowski and the 2Crew, but as is often the case in restrictor plate racing, a moment of calamity changed everything.
Brad started 31st and steadily worked his way through the pack from the drop of the green flag, climbing into the top 10 by lap 29. But the nose of his Ford came unsealed from the car’s front splitter during the early laps of the race, and

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Crash Derails 2 in Duel

It looked like Brad Keselowski and the No. 2 team might continue the success they’d had in the Clash in the first of two Can-Am Duels on Thursday night.
But after starting 10th and moving up to third place in only three laps, it was not to be.
Keselowski made just one pit stop for fuel only during the first caution of the 60-lap race on lap 11. While running third, he was involved in an accident with

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HONORING BRUCE

The founder of Discount Tire, Bruce Halle, passed away just after the start of the new year. As many of you know, Discount Tire sponsored the Team Penske No. 22 car in the Xfinity Series, and just this fall, announced it was coming on board to support the No. 2 car in the Monster NASCAR Energy Cup Series.
Mr. Halle, to me, was a very special person, and his life embodied many things that move and

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Keselowski Gets Stylish Partner in Epoch Eyewear™

EP-OCH | NOUN ˈe-pək, ˈe-ˌpäk, ˈē–ˌpäk:
A period of time in history or a person’s life, typically one marked by notable events or particular characteristics.
Veteran-owned and operated sunglasses company, Epoch Eyewear, is adding a notable event to their company history today by announcing a multi-year partnership with Brad Keselowski, becoming the official eyewear provider of the NASCAR champion. In addition to his on-track success, Keselowski is also an active supporter of military veterans through his Checkered

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Draw-Tite and REESE Join The 2 Crew

A long-time partner of Brad Keselowski’s BKR truck team is moving up to the NASCAR Monster Energy Cup Series to join the 2 Crew.
Team Penske announced on Tuesday that REESE and Draw-Tite will serve as main sponsors for Brad and his No. 2 Ford Fusion for two races during the 2018 season. The Deuce will don the new lead sponsors in March at Martinsville Speedway and in September at Richmond Raceway. REESE branding will also

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Fear Not: The Autonomous Car Is A Bust

One of the best parts about having a blog is the opportunity to engage with people about some of the things I’m thinking about, and to make each other think. That’s why this week, I’m going to talk about a topic that’s been on my mind for a while now: the autonomous vehicle.
To kick this conversation off, I have a message for everyone who loves driving and motorsports. And that message is this: Don’t worry.

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Brad Reflects on Season at NASCAR Awards

Close, but no cigar.
That was the sentiment expressed by Brad Keselowski at the annual NASCAR Awards, held at the end of each season to honor the top drivers, and celebrate the Cup champion.

Winning does not define you as a professional athlete, handling defeat builds character and in Brad Keselowski’s memorable speech showcasing Martin Truex’s Jr. first championship, he displays the strong character that has made him so likable in NASCAR. Overall, NASCAR isn’t just won on

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BK Set For Clash at Daytona

Long a staple of the season-opening Speedweeks at Daytona, the annual Clash exhibition race is making a move from Saturday night to Sunday afternoon in 2018.
NASCAR announced on Monday that fans will get a double-dose of racing action to open the 2018 season on Sunday, February 11, with The Advance Auto Parts Clash at Daytona International Speedway capping a day that starts with Coors Light Pole Award qualifying for the 60th Annual Daytona 500.
“A double-header, featuring

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2 Crew Falls Short in Finale at Homestead

Brad Keselowski and the No. 2 Miller Lite Ford Fusion team did all they could to battle for their second championship on Sunday afternoon, but without elite speed, they fell short of their title hopes at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
Kes earned a spot as one of the Championship 4 alongside Martin Truex Jr., Kyle Busch and Kevin Harvick, giving him a shot at his second title at the Monster Energy Cup Series level. Unfortunately, his White Lite

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Ford EcoBoost 400

“Homestead is a lot different than Phoenix. Hopefully we can find what we need to run up front there and catch some breaks and win it. I am very hopeful for that. I am proud of the whole team.”
– @KESELOWSKI

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+ BRAD, MARTIN TRUEX JR., KEVIN HARVICK AND KYLE BUSCH EACH ENTER THE WINNER-TAKE-ALL CHAMPIONSHIP RACE TIED WITH 5,000 POINTS.

+ BK’S HOMESTEAD STATISTICS: 9 STARTS, 3 TOP 10S, 2 TOP 5S, BEST FINISH:

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