Throwback Thursday: Little E Gets Job Done; Becomes First Rookie to Win All-Star Race

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The following story is part of Race Chaser Online’s special ‘Month of May’ series both building up to Memorial Day weekend’s runnings of the Monaco Grand Prix, Indianapolis 500 and Coca-Cola 600 and paying tribute to several special dates during the month along the way. CONCORD, N.C. — Story by Race Chaser Online Northeast Correspondent Kyle Magda — AP/Chuck Burton …

NCWTS: Rocket Man Returns; Newman to Drive for SWN-NEMCO Motorsports at Kansas

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MOORESVILLE, N.C. — official team release — Robert Reiners/Getty Images North America photo — NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Ryan Newman will compete for SWM-NEMCO Motorsports in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) event at the Kansas Speedway on Friday, May 8. Newman will pilot the No. 8 Chevrolet Silverado highlighting Rescue Ranch. Newman will return to the NASCAR …

NSCS: Front Row Motorsports Names Joe Nemechek Replacement Driver at Atlanta

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STATESVILLE, N.C. – official team release – Nick Laham/Getty Images North America photo – Joe Nemechek, a 23-year Sprint Cup Series veteran and the 1992 NASCAR XFINITY Series champion, will drive the No. 34 CSX “Play It Safe” Ford at Atlanta Motor Speedway this weekend. Sunday’s Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 will be Nemechek’s 39th Sprint Cup Series start at …

NCWTS: NEMCO Motorsports Reuniting With Chevrolet in 2015

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MOORESVILLE, N.C. — official team release – Jonathan McCoy photo – NEMCO Motorsports will reunite with Chevrolet as Joe Nemechek and John Hunter Nemechek join Team Chevy beginning with the 2015 NASCAR season. NEMCO Motorsports’ teams will compete with Chevrolet Silverados in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS). In addition, the NEMCO Motorsports late model program will also feature …

NCWTS: Family Feud — Nemecheks Strike Up Friendly Rivalry

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BROOKLYN, Mich. — official release — SWM-NEMCO Motorsports photo — A father-son rivalry is brewing in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series. Joe Nemechek and his son John Hunter, who share the No. 8 SWM-NEMCO Motorsports Toyota Tundra SWM, have adopted a “friendly family challenge” this season, comparing finishes and laps led. Surprisingly, the 17-year-old has held his own against his …

NCWTS: Nemechek Looks To Make It A Special Day For Co-Owner

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FORT WORTH, TX — official release — SWM-NEMCO photo — As they continue their season of sharing a full-time ride in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series, the father-son duo of Joe Nemechek and John Hunter Nemechek head to Texas Motor Speedway with a little extra incentive this weekend in the WinStar World Casino & Resort 400. Joe Nemechek co-owns …

NCWTS: Nemecheks to team for full Truck Series slate

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February 4, 2014 — staff report — MOORESVILLE, N.C. — SWM-NEMCO Motorsports announced that father and son Joe and John Hunter Nemechek will team for a full season in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series. This move allows the No. 8 truck, owned by SWM-NEMCO Racing, to run the whole season with John Hunter racing the 10 races at all the …

AUDIO/FEATURE: John Hunter Nemechek Continues Youth Movement; Carries Family Name Into 2014

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January 14, 2014 — Audio and story by Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio and Race Chaser Online, with contribution from speed51.com — NEMCO photo via Facebook — MOORESVILLE, NC — Sometimes success is simply in a name. And this time the name is Nemechek. After 16-year-old John Hunter Nemechek, son of 1992 NASCAR Nationwide Series champion Joe Nemechek and nephew …