Bowyer's No. 07 Fastest in Afternoon
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J.J. Yeley’s Toyota was sixth in the afternoon session, followed by Roush Fenway Racing Ford teammates David Ragan and Greg Biffle. The last two Daytona 500 winners, Ryan Newman and Kevin Harvick, were ninth and tenth, respectively. Juan Pablo Montoya was 11th, and morning session leader Paul Menard posted the 12th-fastest best lap of the afternoon run. Click here for the top morning session speeds.
The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series may just be testing now, but they’ll be at PIR fighting for points before you know it: the April 12 SUBWAY Fresh Fit 500™ is just 40 days away! Tickets to witness another season of fast PIR action can be purchased over the phone at 1-866-408-RACE (7223). More information can be found online at www.racetickets.com and at www.phoenixraceway.com.
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Phoenix International Raceway announced today that tickets for the semifinal race in the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup, the Can-Am 500, will go on-sale Friday, June 3. Tickets start at just $25 and can be purchased by visiting PhoenixRaceway.com or by calling 866-408-RACE (7223).
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It’s official - Helio Castroneves, driver of the No. 3 Chevy for Team Penske, is the new “Speed King” of Phoenix International Raceway.
Phoenix International Raceway will celebrate its rich history of IndyCar competition by saluting many legendary drivers and team owners Saturday, April 2 before the Desert Diamond West Valley Phoenix Grand Prix, the first Verizon IndyCar Series event at the one-mile desert oval since 2005.