NASCAR Articles by Date

March 2012

  • Auto Club 400: NASCAR Star Tony Stewart Claims Victory at Rain-Shortened Fontana Stop, Tallies 46 Wins to Tie Buck Baker on All-Time List

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    Posted about 2 years ago by Andrew De Lara

    It rarely rains in Southern California. Despite a rare soaking scene this past weekend at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, Oakley’s NASCAR Star and defending champion, Tony Stewart, claimed victory at the shortened Auto Club 400 after finishing the 129 out of 200 laps in first place. O’s speed demon, tallying his 46th win, also tied NASCAR legend Buck Baker for 14th on the all-time list. Even better: He now has claimed 13 races as an owner/driver – matching Baker and Junior Johnson for sixth all time.

  • Smokin’ Vegas: NASCAR Star Tony Stewart Triumphant at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Defending Champ Ricky Stenhouse, Jr. Claims Nationwide Race

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    Posted about 2 years ago by Andrew De Lara

    Sin City was definitely smOking this past weekend. Displaying Oakley Motorsports prominence to the full effect, Tony “Smoke” Stewart emerged with a resounding victory at the Kobalt Tools 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, passing Jimmie Johnson on a late restart to triumph in the Nevada desert. The defending Sprint Cup Champion wasn’t the only Oakley Speed Demon to find glory in Vegas. O’s NASCAR Nationwide defending Champion, Ricky Stenhouse, Jr., was clearly in top form as well, pulling away from Mark Martin on the final restart to claim his third Nationwide career victory and his first in Las Vegas.

  • Oakley Renews Partnership with Joe Gibbs Racing

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    Posted about 2 years ago by Andrew De Lara

    Global Sports Power Will Supply Race Teams With Eyewear For 15th Year Huntersville, NC (March xx, 2012) – Joe Gibbs Racing today announced that Oakley, one of the leading sports brands in the world, has renewed its partnership as the official eyewear supplier for the organization. Oakley, who has been a partner with Joe Gibbs Racing for 15 years, will continue to supply the pit crews for all of its NASCAR Nationwide Series and NASCAR Sprint Cup Series teams, as well as its Motocross operations and team executives, including team owner Joe Gibbs.