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If you still don’t know Ricky Stenhouse Jr.’s name, know it now. Oakley’s defending NASCAR Nationwide Champion is charging along in his campaign to dazzle racing fans far and wide – absolutely dominating Iowa Speedway this past weekend to match a track record by leading 209 laps straight to victory at the Pioneer Hi-Bred 250. The current Championship standings leader tallied his third straight win in Iowa and his second straight on the season, extending his overall lead to 28. “It almost feels like a hometown race to us now,” Ricky said, rocking his Oakley eyewear, racing gloves and racing boots. “This is the way you want to win ’em. You want to go out and dominate.”
Yeehaw! NASCAR Star Ricky Stenhouse Jr. Grabs Nationwide Victory at Texas, Tallies Second Win of the Season
Ricky Stenhouse Jr. just keeps on getting better. Oakley’s defending NASCAR Nationwide Champion put his prowess on the track in full display this past weekend, claiming his second win of the season and the fourth consecutive NASCAR Nationwide triumph for his team, Roush Fenway, in the Lone Star State. Following an intense race, laced with two dramatic restarts, Ricky sealed the deal after regaining the lead with 23 laps to go – smashing past Austin Dillon to cruise to the win after the final restart.
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
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.