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  • Franchitti To Make Second Phoenix Start

    Franchitti To Make Second Phoenix Start

    April 9, 2008

    Not His First Rodeo at PIR: When Franchitti gets on track Thursday for NSCS first practice it won’t be his first time driving a stock car on the 1-mile oval. Franchitti made his third-career NNS start at Phoenix last November,...

  • Franchitti Finishes 11th in Fastenal Dodge at TMS

    Franchitti Finishes 11th in Fastenal Dodge at TMS

    April 7, 2008

    FT. WORTH, Texas (April 5, 2008) – Dario Franchitti and the No. 40 Fastenal Dodge team put forth a very strong effort Saturday at Texas Motor Speedway to finish 11th in the seventh NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) race of the 2008...

  • Franchitti Back in Fastenal Dodge

    Franchitti Back in Fastenal Dodge

    April 2, 2008

    Back to Double Duty: This weekend Franchitti will return to juggling two different competition schedules, competing in both the NNS and NSCS races at Texas Motor Speedway. He will be making his 10th career start in NNS...

  • Clauson Finishes 17th in Fastenal Dodge

    Clauson Finishes 17th in Fastenal Dodge

    March 24, 2008

    LEBANON, Tenn. (March 22, 2008)-Saturday at Nashville Superspeedway, Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates (CGRFS) teammates Bryan Clauson and Kyle Krisiloff worked to overcome tight-handling race cars and long green-flag runs in...

  • Clauson to Drive Fastenal Dodge

    Clauson to Drive Fastenal Dodge

    March 19, 2008

    Clauson’s Nashville Stats: This weekend’s stock car run at Nashville will not be Clauson’s first effort at the 1.33-mile oval. The teen competed at the Tennessee track last August in the Toyota ARCA 150 during which he started...

  • Franchitti Survives First Visit to Bristol

    Franchitti Survives First Visit to Bristol

    March 17, 2008

    BRISTOL, Tenn. (March 17, 2008)-Dario Franchitti survived his first two races at Bristol Motor Speedway last weekend, beginning with Raybestos Rookie of the Race honors in the NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) Saturday with a...

  • CGRFS Bristol Motor Speedway Advance Notes

    CGRFS Bristol Motor Speedway Advance Notes

    March 13, 2008

    Dario Franchitti and No. 40 The Hartford and No. 40 Fastenal Dodge Teams (NSCS/NNS) 2 Weeks in a Row: Franchitti leads the Raybestos Rookie of the Year race in both the NSCS (41-39 over Sam Hornish, Jr) and the NNS (47-34 over...

  • Franchitti Races Back-to-Back in Fastenal Dodge at AMS, Finished 28th and 33rd

    Franchitti Races Back-to-Back in Fastenal Dodge at AMS, Finished 28th and 33rd

    March 10, 2008

    HAMPTON, Ga. (March 9, 2008) – Continuing his stock car development process, Dario Franchitti raced the No. 40 Fastenal Dodge not once but twice this weekend at Atlanta Motor Speedway, scoring a 28th-place finish in the NASCAR...

  • Fastenal to Sponsor Sprint Cup Car in Atlanta

    Fastenal to Sponsor Sprint Cup Car in Atlanta

    March 6, 2008

    Fastenal Making it Easy for Franchitti: This weekend Franchitti’s primary NNS sponsor Fastenal will be adorning the hood of his NNS car....

  • Franchitti Scores NASCAR Career Best Sixth in Nationwide Race, Leaves Vegas as Top Cup Rookie Contender

    Franchitti Scores NASCAR Career Best Sixth in Nationwide Race, Leaves Vegas as Top Cup Rookie Contender

    March 4, 2008

    LAS VEGAS, Nev. (March 3, 2008)-Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates (CGRFS) driver Dario Franchitti got a boost of confidence at Las Vegas Motor Speedway with a career best finish of sixth in the NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS)...