Kurt Busch, Monster Energy To Chip Ganassi Racing For 2019

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CONCORD, N.C. — CGR Team Photo — Today Chip Ganassi Racing (CGR) announced a partnership with Monster Energy, for the 2019 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series (MENCS) season. Monster Energy will be a primary sponsor on the No. 1 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 to be driven by 2004 MENCS Champion Kurt Busch. Busch will compete in his 20th season in the MENCS …

V8SC: Cam Waters Confirmed at Prodrive Racing Australia; Gains Monster Energy Backing for 2016

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  MILDURA, Australia – official team release — Monster Energy photo — Prodrive Racing Australia (PRA) has confirmed the graduation of Cameron Waters to its V8 Supercars Championship driver lineup for 2016, where the reigning Dunlop Series champion will be backed by leading energy drink brand Monster Energy. Waters will drive the No. 6 Monster Energy PRA Ford in his …

NSCS: Needing More; Kurt Busch Lacks Long Run Speed, Finishes Fourth in Atlanta Marathon

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HAMPTON, Ga. — Story by Race Chaser Online Mid-Atlantic Correspondent Marshall Gabell — Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images North America photo — Kurt Busch brought a setup for the short run to a marathon in the Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway on Sunday, the second race on the 2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series schedule. The 325 lap (500.5 …

NSCS: Busch Hoping for ‘Monster’ Weekend in Martinsville; Looking to Advance to Homestead

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KANNAPOLIS, N.C. – official team release — Jerry Markland/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — Kurt Busch will have added incentive to put the No. 41 Chevrolet in Victory Lane for the third time this year when he takes the green flag Sunday for the Goody’s Headache Relief Shot 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Martinsville (Va.) Speedway. Just last week, Monster Energy …

Speed Zone: Monster Energy Signing Completes Busch’s Renaissance; Opens Doors for Haas

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KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — Column by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images for SHR photo — The turnaround is finally complete for Kurt Busch. After a tumultuous four year period in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series that included a departure from Team Penske (for a verbal tirade against then-ESPN reporter Dr. Jerry Punch), drives for single-car …

NSCS: Kurt Busch Inks Multi-Year Extension With SHR; Gains Backing From Monster Energy

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KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — Story by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — SHR photo — Kurt Busch and officials from Stewart Haas Racing announced on Wednesday that the 2004 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion has been signed to a multi-year extension with SHR, beginning with the 2016 season. In addition, Monster Energy will join SHR as a co-primary sponsor …

AUDIO/RECAP: Tires Pay Off for David Comstock; Scores First Full Throttle Cup Win of 2015 at Fontana

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FONTANA, Calif. — Audio and recap by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Timmy Hill Motorsports/iRacing.com photo — For a team that has had immense turmoil over the past two weeks, David Comstock finally brought newly-rebranded Timmy Hill Motorsports (THM) some much needed stability and a spark of momentum on Monday night. Comstock made a thrilling charge on …

AMA SX: Tomac Takes Down Dungey in Detroit, Wins His Second 450SX Main Event of 2015 Season

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DETROIT – official series release — AMA Supercross photo — GEICO Honda’s Eli Tomac captured his second Monster Energy AMA Supercross, an FIM World Championship, race of the season on Saturday night at Ford Field in front of 46,141 fans. GEICO Honda’s Justin Bogle raced to his first Eastern Regional 250SX Class win of the season, leading all 15 laps …

V8SC: Back-to-Back; James Courtney Holds Off SvG For Second Straight Clipsal 500 Title

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ADELAIDE, South Australia — Recap by Race Chaser Online V8 Supercars Correspondent James Pike — Robert Cianflone/Getty Images AsiaPac photo — Polesitter James Courtney joined the prestigious list of multiple-time champions at the Clipsal 500 Adelaide on Sunday, holding off a furious charge from Shane van Gisbergen to win Race 3 of the V8 Supercars Championship. The No. 97 STIX Candy …