Latest Casey Mears Stories

2009-08-08 13:31:52

Four drivers will honor the late Jimmy Bedford at Sunday's Sprint Cup Heluva Good! Sour Cream Dips auto race at Watkins Glen, N.Y. Bedford, former master distiller for Jack Daniels Distillery, died suddenly Friday at his home in Lynchburg, Tenn., the company's home base. Details about how he died have not been disclosed. Lynchburg and Jack Daniel's have just always been a part of my life, Bedford, a NASCAR fan, once said. I guess that's another thing that will never change. Sunday, the No. 07...

2009-04-22 14:30:42

The crew chiefs of Sprint Cup drivers Kevin Harvick and Casey Mears will swap places after Sunday's Aaron's 499 race at Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway. Gil Martin and his crew will move to the No. 29 team of Harvick while Todd Berrier takes his crew over to No. 07 of Mears. In a statement Wednesday from RCR president and CEO Richard Childress, the transition will include car chiefs, engineers, shock specialists, engine tuners, tire specialists, mechanics, transporter drivers and over-the-wall...

2009-04-21 21:39:43

NASCAR placed Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Casey Mears on probation Tuesday for the next six Sprint Cup Series races. The probation was punishment for the two intentionally bumping each other after the conclusion of last Saturday's race at Phoenix International Raceway. The two drivers made contact with 11 laps to go, causing Earnhardt to crash. Earnhardt then spun Mears on the cool-down lap. Mears retaliated, bumping Earnhardt on pit road. NASCAR stated that Earnhardt and Mears violated Section...

2009-02-07 23:10:00

Kevin Harvick drove past Jamie McMurray on the final lap Saturday night to win the Budweiser Shootout Sprint at Daytona International Speedway. Harvick, who has not won a Sprint Cup Series points-paying race since the 2007 Daytona 500, pulled ahead of McMurray just before an accident involving Jimmie Johnson, Denny Hamlin and Casey Mears occurred, ending the pre-season, non-points event under caution. Harvick led only the final lap after falling out of lead draft during the early stages of...

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