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Kes Looks for First Win in Wine Country

Brad Keselowski plans to shift gears in his road racing career, and claim his first left-and-right-hand turn win amongst the Monster Energy Cup Series schedule. Noting Sonoma Raceway as his most difficult track, Brad wants nothing more than to turn it around and bring the No. 2 Freightliner Elite Support Ford Fusion to Victory Lane [...]

By | 2017-06-23T15:03:53+00:00 06.23.2017|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Kes Looks for First Win in Wine Country

BK Finishes P16 in Puzzling Trip to Michigan

For the first time in a long time at Michigan International Speedway, the No. 2 Miller Lite Ford Fusion just didn't have race-winning power for Brad Keselowski and the 2 Crew on Sunday afternoon. After six straight Top 10 finishes and 11 consecutive finishes of 13th or better at his home track, Kes crossed 16th on [...]

By | 2017-06-19T14:38:10+00:00 06.19.2017|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on BK Finishes P16 in Puzzling Trip to Michigan

Brad Brings New Outlook Back Home to MIS

Brad Keselowski circles the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series trips to his home track at Michigan International Speedway on the calendar every year. However, until recently, visits to MIS always brought about stress for the Rochester Hills native. But now entering his 16th Cup start at the track, the wiser BK is driving freer than [...]

By | 2017-06-16T17:47:20+00:00 06.16.2017|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Brad Brings New Outlook Back Home to MIS

BK Looks to Get Back on Track at Tricky Triangle

Following a few less-than-memorable weekends, two-time 2017 winner Brad Keselowski plans on swinging back into a groove at a track known for throwing curveballs: Pocono Raceway. The 14th points race of the season takes the Monster Energy Cup Series to an oddly shaped raceway tucked into the Pennsylvania mountains. Known as The Tricky Triangle, Pocono provides a different [...]

By | 2017-06-09T16:00:59+00:00 06.09.2017|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on BK Looks to Get Back on Track at Tricky Triangle

2 Crew Hopes to Rebound at Dover

Success at Dover International Speedway is nearly as tough to grasp onto as the concrete track itself. The challenge presented is one that Brad Keselowski has always embraced, and has recently thrived on. “Dover is an incredible challenge,” he says. “You literally drive into the corner and you fall down two stories, while going about [...]

By | 2017-06-02T14:34:00+00:00 06.02.2017|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on 2 Crew Hopes to Rebound at Dover

Wreck Ends BK’s Coke 600 Early

The longest race of the NASCAR season, the 400-mile Coca-Cola 600 turned out to be the shortest for Brad Keselowski and the No. 2 Miller Lite Ford Fusion team. Caught in an oil slick with two broken cars in front of him just 19 laps in at Charlotte Motor Speedway, the Michigan native was sent home early [...]

By | 2017-06-04T01:10:49+00:00 05.30.2017|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Wreck Ends BK’s Coke 600 Early

2 Crew Ready for Grueling Coca-Cola 600

Back in the swing of points racing, Brad Keselowski and his No. 2 Miller Lite Ford Fusion team face their longest challenge of the season: the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway. As the race places a true test on man and machine, it perfectly suits his style. The Red, White and Blue Deuce qualified 10th [...]

By | 2017-05-26T18:01:49+00:00 05.26.2017|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on 2 Crew Ready for Grueling Coca-Cola 600

Confused 2 Crew Crosses 9th in All-Star Race

Once the dust settled and the checkered flag was dropped in the Monster Energy All-Star Race, there was more confusion than celebration in the Charlotte Motor Speedway garage. The No. 2 Miller Lite Ford Fusion team tried a unique strategy on the fly in the non-points exhibition event, but it backfired as the tire strategy [...]

By | 2017-05-22T12:52:03+00:00 05.22.2017|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Confused 2 Crew Crosses 9th in All-Star Race

Brad Eyes Elusive First All-Star Race Victory

Reunited with mastermind crew chief Paul Wolfe, the veteran leader’s experience will be in full force during the Monster Energy All-Star Race. With Brad Keselowski behind the wheel, the duo has managed to score a pair of runner-up results in the non-points event, and feel they can better it this year. “We’ve been so close [...]

By | 2017-05-22T13:13:05+00:00 05.19.2017|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Brad Eyes Elusive First All-Star Race Victory

BK Rallies To Unlikely Runner-Up Finish at Kansas

A lot went wrong for the 2 Crew on Saturday night at Kansas Speedway, but the last several weeks have been all about perseverance and never was it on better display than late in the Go Bowling 400. Brad rallied from 35th position, two laps down to steal the runner-up spot in the 11th race [...]

By | 2017-05-16T21:31:51+00:00 05.15.2017|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on BK Rallies To Unlikely Runner-Up Finish at Kansas