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Dale Earnhardt Jr expects a smooth transition between Crew Chiefs. Larry McReynolds says Crew Chief Darian Grubb’s suspension could be a silver lining for the 11-team. Mark Martin is back with Roush-Fenway Racing. And, Kurt Busch and Pocono raceway hosts a charity poker tourney.
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07/31/14 Garagepass Dale Earnhardt Jr expects a smooth transition between Crew Chiefs. Larry McReynolds says Crew Chief Darian Grubb’s suspension could be a silver lining for the 11-team. Mark Martin is back with Roush-Fenway Racing. And, Kurt Busch and Pocono raceway hosts a charity poker tourney.
07/30/14 Garagepass Dale Earnhardt Jr gets his new Crew Chief for 2015. NASCAR hammers Denny Hamlin’s team with fines and suspensions for an infraction found during post-race inspection at Indy, and the punishment stuns Jeff Gordon Crew Chief Alan Gustafson. And, Kevin Harvick likes following Dale Junior on Twitter, especially on Thursday.
07/29/14 Garagepass Team owner Joe Gibbs would not confirm JGR is gearing up for a fourth team for driver Carl Edwards. Jack Roush says Roush-Fenway made an effort to keep Edwards and didn’t want him to leave. Jeff Gordon talks about winning his 90th career Sprint Cup Series trophy. And, Kyle Larson jokes about how he would make passing easier at the Brickyard.
07/28/14 Garage Pass Jeff Gordon kisses the bricks again; and Carl Edwards confirms he's leaving Roush.
07/25/14 Garage Pass At Indianapolis, Jimmie Johnson is in drive for number five; Ryan Newman shares memories of last year's win at Indy; and Jeff Gordon explains why his throat is a little froggy.
07/24/14 Garagepass At Indianapolis, Dale Earnhardt Jr. would love to join his Father as a Brickyard 400 winner. Following another successful Truck Series Dirt Track race, Tony Stewart makes his pitch for an Eldora Cup and Nationwide event. His contract extension is not yet signed, however Greg Biffle again says he wants to stay with Roush-Fenway. And, Dale Junior tweets some dating advice!
07/23/14 Garagepass Even after 10 months of physical therapy for his broken leg, Tony Stewart says he still deals with pain everyday. Kyle Busch hopes an Indianapolis test will pay dividends for his team this weekend at the Brickyard. Sitting 16th in points, Greg Biffle figures he needs a win to make the Chase. And, as the Truck Series races on the Eldora Speedway dirt track, Ty & Austin Dillon tell us why they don't laugh at other drivers' misfortunes!
07/22/14 Garagepass The Roush-Fenway Ford drivers have wrapped up a two-day test at Michigan where Carl Edwards says the speed were outrageous. Greg Biffle says the test was to try and match the performance of Penske's Ford teams. NASCAR CEO Brian France says the newly formed Race Team Alliance was unnecessary. And, hear what Brad Keselowski learned early in life.
07/21/14 Garagepass Tony Stewart gets back behind the wheel of a winged Sprint Car in Michigan, and wins. Plus, Stewart talks about the confidence boost it could give him on the Sprint Cup side. On the Nationwide side, Chase Elliott wins at Chicagoland Speedway but downplays his moving into the points lead. And, Kasey Kahne on how he tries to get over a bad race weekend.
07/18/14 Garagepass Kasey Kahne explains why he’s racing in the Nationwide Series event at Chicagoland Speedway during the Cup Series’ final off weekend. Jimmie Johnson was looking forward to this weekend off and would like to see the Cup schedule cut back to have more time for himself. Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Joey Logano are going to take some time to just chill out. And, a NASCAR safety pioneer has passed away.
07/17/14 Garagepass Carl Edwards explains why this a good time for a weekend off for the 99 team. NASCAR says they’ll only communicate with the newly former Race Team Alliance through an Attorney...while Jeff Gordon believes the RTA will be good for everyone. The New Hampshire TV ratings were down, however there’s probably a good reason. And, Kyle Busch talks about his off weekend.
07/16/14 Garagepass Will NASCAR even recognize the newly formed Race Team Alliance? NASCAR President Mike Helton weighs in. Dale Earnhardt Jr. believes 72-year old Morgan Shepherd has every right to compete at the Cup level, while Shepherd says he’s trying to inspire people. And, with this an off-weekend, Kasey Kahne explains why he’s racing the Nationwide Series event at Chicagoland Speedway.
07/15/14 Garagepass In the wake of the Morgan Shepherd controversy at New Hampshire, Jeff Gordon admits he’s uneasy racing cars that barley run minimum speed. NASCAR’s Robin Pemberton defends Shepherd’s right to race. Meanwhile, the 72-year old Shepherd told us he might be in favor of age restrictions under the right circumstances. And, during this off-weekend, AJ Allmendinger says he’ll be boring!
07/14/14 Garagepass At New Hampshire, Brad Keselowski sweeps and clinches a spot in the Chase. Dale Earnhardt Jr. finished 10th but he too is locked into the season-ending playoff. On track controversy between Joey Logano and Morgan Shepherd. And, why 29-year old Kyle Busch didn’t weigh-in too much over the wreck between Logano and the 72-year old Shepherd!
07/11/14 Garagepass At New Hampshire, NASCAR President Mike Helton addresses the newly formed Race Team Alliance. Daytona winner Aric Almirola doesn’t believe he’ll be the last driver to win before the Chase. Defending New Hampshire champ Brian Vickers would rather make it into the playoffs by winning rather than depend on points. And, Kasey Kahne got wrecked at Daytona but it didn’t take him long to get over it!
07/10/14 Garagepass Kasey Kahne talks about making the Chase and is he worried he'll be the only Hendrick car not to make the playoff? Jamie McMurray says the new qualifying format is an emotional roller coaster. And, at a media event Wednesday night to promote Pocono's 400, Joey Logano laughs about rolling a sizzling 125!
07/09/14 Garagepass The heat is on to make the Chase and Brian Vickers talks about the pressure of being on the outside looking in. Team co-owner Eddie Wood says they’re still looking for a replacement for Trevor Bayne. Kurt Busch’s team is penalized for a rules infraction found following Daytona. And, Danica Patrick admits she did have her doubts about dating fellow driver Ricky Stenhouse Jr!
07/08/14 Garagepass Does the newly formed Race Team Alliance want more of NASCAR’s TV money? It’s something NASCAR CEO Brian France seems open to the idea. Dale Earnhardt Jr. talks about getting caught up in the first Daytona wreck. Testing at Richmond. And, why Brad Keselowski won’t tell us the craziest thing he’s ever done with fireworks!
07/07/14 Garagepass Nine multi-car teams have created a new alliance which many believe was formed to get more money from NASCAR’s new TV contract. After winning at Daytona, Aric Almirola can now quit worrying about making the Chase. Tony Stewart and Ricky Stenhouse Jr. exchange barbs after the first of two multi-car Daytona wrecks. And, David Gilliland captured the Daytona pole position after losing his wedding ring in the ocean!
07/04/14 Garagepass Dale Earnhardt Jr. would love to pull off the Daytona sweep while teammate Jimmie Johnson, who did it last year, admits the 88 does have a shot. Brad Keselowski updates us on his injured hand which he cut on a champagne bottle in Kentucky's Victory Lane. Carl Edwards knows the 99-team must get better fast. And, Brian Vickers says the Fourth of July gives NASCAR a chance to reinforce its support of the Military.

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PRN's Garage Pass is a four minute newscast featuring all the latest NASCAR racing news and information. This daily news magazine is heard weekdays on over 400 radio stations on The Performance Racing Network. Award winning veteran broadcaster Mark Garrow is the host of the show.

Garrow's 14-year history with Winston Cup Today, plus his talent and racing knowledge, bring instant credibility to the show. He has received 30 awards from the National Motorsports Press Association (NMPA) for his work in the broadcasting field.

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