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Rain helps Kurt Busch win in Michigan

...lead on lap 133.Busch won in his backup car ? he switched after an accident in...he said. "To be able to pull the backup car out and to have it as prepared as...and we made it a race-winning backup car.""I don't know how Tony got...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-06-14/rain-helps-kurt-busch-win-
Chevrolet, Honda looking at oval packages at Indy after crashes

...Team Penske, and Newgarden, an American, hardly missed any track time. Castroneves returned to the cockpit in his backup car about five hours after his crash and finished eighth on Friday's speed chart at 229.852, slightly behind his teammate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-05-15/chevrolet-honda-look
Matt Crafton conserves fuel, wins Truck Series race

...DAMAGES CARS: A fire that broke out at Leavine Family Racing's facility in North Carolina early Friday damaged four backup cars, including one that the team uses on road courses.The team fields the No. 95 Ford for Michael McDowell.Nobody...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-05-08/matt-crafton-conserves-fue
Stolen Sprint Cup car found, returned to team

...when we got the car back."The team didn't bring a backup car to Atlanta, so it had to withdraw from Sunday's Sprint...Kvapil behind the wheel. The team also plans to send a backup car.Kvapil is also set to run for Team XTREME the following...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-02-28/stolen-sprint-cup-car-foun
Driver Travis Kvapil withdraws from race after Sprint Cup car is stolen

...who helped located the high-powered Chevrolet."It's insane," said team owner John Cohen, who didn't have a backup car to run in Atlanta.The team held out hope of the car being found in time for qualifying Friday, but it was forced to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-02-27/driver-travis-kvapil-withd
Jeff Gordon backs off criticism of NASCAR

...hasn't finished higher than 18th. He wrecked at Daytona and Atlanta, and was forced to the back of the field in a backup car in Las Vegas after an accident in the closing minutes of the final practice session."It's not fun to start out like...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-03-12/jeff-gordon-backs-criticis
Kevin Harvick earns first victory of the season at Las Vegas

...won the pole for the race, but an accident in the closing minutes of Saturday's final practice session sent him to a backup car. He had to drop to the rear of the field at the start of the race, and although he picked his way through traffic early...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-08/kevin-harvick-earns-first-vi
Danica Patrick has to go with backup car in Daytona 500 practice after crashing

...wrecked during Daytona 500 practice Wednesday.Patrick's car sustained enough damage that she was forced to switch to a backup car and will have to start at the back of the field in the second of two qualifying races today. Hamlin's car was repairable...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-02-18/danica-patrick-has-go-back
Drive to End Hunger campaign to remain Jeff Gordon's primary sponsor in 2015

...front end. She walked away, was evaluated at the infield care center, and released.She likely will have to go to a backup car for qualifying Saturday and the race Sunday.? Eleven drivers have at least one series victory and are locked into the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-08-08/drive-end-hunger-campaign-
Jimmie Johnson wins pole for Coca-Cola 600

...car was destroyed in the Turn 2 crash. But unlike NASCAR, he will be allowed to stay 13th on the starting grid in a backup car."It was a mistake that I wholeheartedly put myself in," Busch said. "It's because I just started to feel comfortable...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-05-22/jimmie-johnson-wins-pole-c