AUDIO/QUALIFYING: Cole To The Top; Custer Continues Hot Streak With K&N East Pole at Watkins Glen

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WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. — Audio and recap by Race Chaser Online Associate Editor Kyle Magda — Getty Images for NASCAR photo — The speed that Cole Custer had in last Saturday’s ARCA race at Pocono never left him going into Friday at Watkins Glen International. Custer led final practice in the No. 00 Carlyle Tools/HAAS Automation Toyota setting the fastest …

AUDIO/FEATURE: From Italy to the States; Another Cheever Breaking Into the Racing World

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WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. — Story by Race Chaser Online Associate Editor Kyle Magda — Performance Motorsports Network audio — NASCAR Whelen Euro Series/Kevin Epstein photo — The Cheever racing name is prevalent in the open wheel ranks, but has been far less noticable in full-fendered action — until recently. Eddie Cheever Jr. made a career out of Formula One and …

Bohn, Cheever and Mitchell Highlight Stock Car Steel/SRI Motorsports Show Tonight at 7 ET on PMN Radio

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Speed77 Radio/Race Chaser Online release — Getty Images for NASCAR photo — Danny Bohn, winner of the most recent NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour event at Bowman-Gray Stadium; NASCAR Whelen Euro Series star Eddie Cheever III and a preview of the upcoming race weekend at Watkins Glen International headline two hours of motorsports conversation on tonight’s Stock …

KNPSE: Eddie Cheever III to Make U.S. Racing Debut During K&N East Stop at Watkins Glen

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WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. — official release — NASCAR Whelen Euro Series/Stephane Azemard photo — Eddie Cheever III, the reigning NASCAR Whelen Euro Series Rookie Of The Year, will cross the pond to make his U.S. debut in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East at Watkins Glen International on Aug. 7, driving the No. 99 Toyota Camry for Bill McAnally Racing in …

KNPSE: Race Preview — Bully Hill Vineyards 125 at Watkins Glen International

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WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. — Race Preview by Race Chaser Online Associate Editor Kyle Magda — Getty Images for NASCAR photo — The stars and cars of the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East turn left and right for the first time this season in Friday’s Bully Hill Vineyards 125 at Watkins Glen International. Last year, Scott Heckert made a bold three-wide …

NWES: Kumpen Nips Vilarino for Whelen Euro Title; Cheever Wins Le Mans Finale

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LE MANS, France — By Gian Luca Guiglia, NASCAR — Stephane Azemard photo — The final race of the NASCAR Whelen Euro Series season crowned Anthony Kumpen (#24 PK Carsport Chevrolet SS) as the 2014 ELITE 1 Division champion by a single point over Ander Vilarino (#2 TFT-Banco Santander Chevrolet SS) and highlighted the strength of Eddie Cheever III (#51 CAAL Racing …

NWES: Eventful Finish At Le Mans; Kumpen Gets Win, Single Point Title Gap Headed to Finale

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LE MANS, France — By Gian Luca Guiglia, NASCAR — Stephane Azemard photo — At the end of an eventful ELITE 1 Saturday Race — in which the fortunes of the five title contenders rapidly swung in different directions — Anthony Kumpen (#24 PK Carsport Chevrolet SS) was declared the winner at Le Mans after crossing the line in second position behind …

NWES: Five Whelen Euro Title Contenders Discuss Their Thoughts Headed to Le Mans

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LE MANS, France — official release — Stephane Azemard photo — One event. Two races. Five contenders. 38 points separating them. Those are the numbers headed into the final event of the 2014 season for the NASCAR Whelen Euro Series this weekend as they embark on the Le Mans Finals at France’s Circuit Bugatti. With 192 points available if a driver …

NWES: Cheever Takes Thrilling Victory at Home in Magione

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MAGIONE, Italy – Eddie Cheever III had only one possible strategy entering the NASCAR Whelen Euro Series playoffs on his home track at the Autodromo dell’Umbria di Magione on Sunday: push to the limit and win to close the gap in the championship. The Italian delivered, winning a nerve-wracking duel with points leader Ander Vilarino. “This is fantastic. I wanted …

NWES: Eddie Cheever III Going On The Attack As Championship Playoffs Begin

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MAGIONE, Italy — official release — photo — Sitting in sixth place in the standings, 43 points down from championship leader Anthony Kumpen, Eddie Cheever III (#51 CAAL Racing Chevrolet SS)  is determined to go on the attack in his home race at the Autodromo dell’Umbria di Magione, which will host the NASCAR Whelen Euro Series Semi Finals this weekend. …

TUSC: Gerber, Cheever III Team Up for Spirit Of Race Ferrari at Laguna Seca

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April 23, 2014 — team release — biser3a.com photo — MONTEREY, CA — Spirit of Race will debut a new driver lineup for its No. 51 Ferrari 458 Italia at the Continental Tire Monterey Grand Prix on May 4, with 20-year-old Eddie Cheever III and 69-year-old Jack Gerber sharing the GT Daytona (GTD) class entry at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. Gerber …

NWES: Cheever III To Run Whelen Euro Series in 2014

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ORLANDO, Fla. (February 8, 2014) – Photo courtesy Eddie Cheever III – Eddie Cheever’s racing days began as a young boy in Italy and led him to Victory Lane of the Indianapolis 500. Now his son, Eddie Cheever III, is ready to pursue his dreams. The 20-year-old aspires to drive in the Daytona 500. And for the second-generation driver who was born and …