NASCAR: Drive for Diversity Program Unveils Six-Driver Roster for 2016 Season

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — official series release — NASCAR via Getty Images photo — After a competitive Combine event last October, six drivers were selected to the 2016 NASCAR Drive for Diversity® (D4D) class and will join the industry’s premier development program for multicultural and female drivers, and pit crew members. Talented drivers from across the Americas will compete for …

AUDIO/RECAP: There When it Counts; Sergio Pena Survives for Stunning Biscuitville 125 Victory at VIR

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ALTON, Va. — Audio and recap by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Chris Seelman photo — Saturday afternoon’s Biscuitville 125 at VIRginia International Raceway was the race that no one wanted to win. But after three lead changes inside the final 10 laps, including two in the final three miles, Virginia native Sergio Pena powered through the …

KNPSE: More from the Madness at Motordrome Speedway

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SMITHTON, Pa. — Photo and story by Race Chaser Online Associate Editor Kyle Magda — The NASCAR K&N Pro Series East’s return to the state of Pennsylvania was an eventful one in Saturday’s UPMC Health Plan 150 at Motordrome Speedway. There were story lines galore throughout the weekend, as a familiar face took the pole for the inaugural event at …

NASCAR: 2015 Drive For Diversity Class Unveiled During Opening Day of Media Week

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – official release — Getty Images for NASCAR photo — NASCAR Drive for Diversity (D4D), the leading developmental platform for female and multicultural drivers and pit crew members, announced its 2015 class today. The program welcomes four talented program newcomers to the roster of six drivers striving to transition into the sport’s national series spotlight. Rev Racing, the program’s …

KNPSE: Peña Getting Back To His Racing Roots at the Glen

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – By John Tejada, NASCAR — Getty Images for NASCAR photo — As the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East returns to Watkins Glen (New York) International for the first time in five years, 21-year-old Sergio Peña looks to be hitting his stride. After beginning the season with mixed results, three top 10s through the series’ first 10 events, …

AUDIO/FEATURE: Pena Focused On Winning; Moving Forward Following Columbus Victory

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WINCHESTER, VA – Audio and story by Race Chaser Online Mid-Atlantic Correspondent Marshall Gabell – Kirk Irwin/Getty Images North America photo – Sergio Pena’s aggravating and persistent winless drought – which lasted 1013 days – ended last weekend at Columbus Motor Speedway when the Rev Racing driver surged into Victory Lane, notching his first triumph in the NASCAR K&N Pro …

KNPSE: Pena Back In Victory Lane; Drive For Diversity Driver Scores K&N Pro East Win At Columbus

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COLUMBUS, Ohio — By John Tejada, NASCAR — Kirk Irwin/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — Sergio Pena found his way back to Victory Lane. The 21-year-old from Winchester, Va., held off the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East field following a late caution at Columbus Motor Speedway to win the JEGS 150 presented by Germain Toyota. It is the third win of the …

KNPSE: Suarez to Miss Three K&N East Races; Shifts Focus to Mexico Series Title Race

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CONCORD, N.C. – official release — Rev Racing photo — Rev Racing driver Daniel Suarez will miss three NASCAR K&N Pro Series East events in order to focus his efforts on capturing the NASCAR Mexico Toyota Series championship. This decision will allow Suarez to focus his efforts and attention on maintaining his current points lead as the series heads into …

KNPSE: Suárez Returns To Scene Of First Series Victory Hoping to Make Mid-Summer Rebound

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – By John Tejada, NASCAR — Getty Images for NASCAR photo — The 2014 NASCAR K&N Pro Series East season has been one of mixed results for Daniel Suárez. The Monterrey, Mexico, native began the season the same way he ended 2013, hot. His wins in the first two events of 2014 marked his sixth and seventh top-three finishes …

KNPSE: Ryan Gifford Suspended; Rev Racing No. 2 Team Penalized Following New Hampshire Event

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — official release — NASCAR photo — NASCAR announced today the No. 2 team that competes in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East has been penalized as a result of rules violations committed Friday, July 11 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. The team was found to be in violation of Sections 12-1 (actions detrimental to stock car racing) …

NASCAR: Suarez Aims for Triple Duty Trifecta

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April 22, 2014 — official release — Rev Racing photo — CONCORD, NC – Rev Racing’s Daniel Suarez began the 2014 NASCAR K&N Pro Series East season by sweeping the first two races. The Monterrey, Mexico native managed to garner both victories within a matter of three days. Since then, Suarez has accumulated an additional pair of victories in the NASCAR Mexico …