GRC: SH Rallycross Inks IndyCar Veteran Jeff Ward for 2016 Global Rallycross Slate

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INDIANAPOLIS – official team release — PRNewsFoto/SH Rallycross/DRR photo — SH Rallycross/DRR announced Tuesday that Jeff Ward will pilot the SH Rallycross-DRR Ford Fiesta ST entry in its bid for the Red Bull Global Rallycross Championship. The team also announced that MET-Rx will be the primary partner on its No. 07 Ford Fiesta ST for eight races, beginning with the season …

By the Numbers: Inside Jeff Ward’s =RSR= Asphalt Assault Series Championship Run

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FAIRDALE, Ky. — Story by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Steel Horse Racing photo — Those who watched Jeff Ward’s championship run in Real Sim Racing’s Asphalt Assault XFINITY Series knew that the veteran was good all season long. But just how good was he? Below is a look “by the numbers,” taking you inside the run …

AUDIO/RECAP: Storybook Ending; Ward Wins Asphalt Assault Finale at Homestead to Claim Season Title

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MIAMI, Fla. — Recap by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — LSRTV audio — Jacob Seelman/iRacing.com photo — Jeff Ward couldn’t have asked for a better way to end his championship season in the =RSR= Asphalt Assault XFINITY Series. Ward, who locked up the title simply by taking the green flag in Wednesday night’s South Florida Shootout at …

AUDIO/FEATURE: What Might Have Been; Five Outlaw Truck Wins Leaves Jeff Ward Just Short of First =RSR= Title

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FAIRDALE, Ky. — Story by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Steel Horse Racing photo — “We did all we could do, and had a blast along the way.” Those were the optimistic words of Steel Horse Racing driver Jeff Ward, who came up 29 points short in the =RSR= Outlaw Truck Series championship fight to eventual titlist …

AUDIO/RECAP: Ward Wins the Battle, But Marinak Takes the War in Outlaw Truck Series Finale at Chicagoland

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JOLIET, Ill. — Recap by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — LSRTV audio — Jacob Seelman/iRacing.com photo — After saying he would “likely not be a factor all night,” Jeff Ward sprung to life when it counted, rolling to his fifth =RSR= Outlaw Truck Series victory in eight races during Wednesday night’s season-ending Windy City Showdown at Chicagoland …

=RSR= OTS: Back-to-Back; Jeff Ward Claims Second Straight Outlaw Truck Series Win at Iowa

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NEWTON, Iowa — official series release by Race Chaser Online iRacing Correspondent Evan Posocco — Real Sim Racing photo — Jeff Ward has done it again. Ward’s STIHL Timbersports No. 89 Chevrolet Silverado took home its second straight win in Real Sim Racing Outlaw Truck Series competition on Wednesday evening, triumphing in the Get to Know Newton 125. The race …

AUDIO/RECAP: First to Two; Jeff Ward Wins Second Outlaw Truck Race of 2015 at Kentucky

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SPARTA, Ky. — Audio, recap and photo by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — The hometown hero stole the show during Wednesday night’s =RSR= Outlaw Truck Series event at Kentucky Speedway. Coined the “Bluegrass Bandit” after he took his first truck win of the season at Michigan, Fairdale, Ky. native Jeff Ward fought a brilliant side-by-side duel with …

FTCS: Nathan Little Gunning for First Full Throttle Cup Win Following Near-Miss at Texas

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VIRGIE, Ky. — Story by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman for Real Sim Racing — Stroker Aces photo — For Real Sim Racing veteran driver Nathan Little, last Monday’s =RSR= Full Throttle Cup Series event at Texas Motor Speedway was equal parts relief and frustration. The relief came from scoring his best effort of the season at the …

AUDIO/RECAP: Back on Track; Benefiel Holds Off Ward for Asphalt Assault Win in Thunder Valley

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BRISTOL, Tenn. — Recap and photo by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman for Real Sim Racing — LSRTV audio — After a three-month stretch of close calls or bad luck to start the 2015 Real Sim Racing season, One Up Motorsports and Adam Benefiel finally got their program up to par on Wednesday night. Benefiel stayed out under …

AUDIO/RECAP: Monday Breakthrough; Jeff Ward Scores Maiden Full Throttle Cup Win at Texas

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FORT WORTH, Texas — Recap and photo by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — LSRTV audio — After several dominating Wednesday night performances and hard luck when it mattered on Monday nights, Steel Horse Racing’s Jeff Ward finally broke through to Gatorade Victory Lane in the =RSR= Full Throttle Cup Series. Ward took the lead for the final …

AUDIO/RECAP: Bluegrass Bandit; Jeff Ward Rides Substitute Role to Outlaw Truck Victory Lane at Michigan

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BROOKLYN, Mich. — Audio, recap and photo by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman for Real Sim Racing — Jeff Ward didn’t even expect to be driving in Wednesday night’s =RSR= Outlaw Truck Series event. However, once he was behind the wheel in lieu of Steel Horse Racing teammate Dan Murray, Ward took no prisoners en route to stealing …