Race Report

JASPER 4-Speed Transmissions Sweep Podium at New Hampshire Motor Speedway

Stewart-Haas Racing driver, Kevin Harvick took the checkered flag running a JASPER 4-Speed in this weekend's Bad Boy Off Road 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. Six drivers running the JASPER 4-Speed Transmission finished in the Top-10. The JASPER 4-Speed is two for two with wins in the Sprint Cup Series Chase. Daniel Suarez finished second in the NASCAR Xfinity Series event at Kentucky.

A recap of the results from this weekend's races follows.

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series - Bad Boy Off Road 300 - New Hampshire Motor Speedway

1st      Kevin Harvick #4 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
2nd     Matt Kenseth #20 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)   
3rd      Kyle Busch #18 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
5th      Kurt Busch #41 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
6th      Carl Edwards #19 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)

7th      Martin Truex, Jr. #78 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
15th    Denny Hamlin #11 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
18th    Danica Patrick #10 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
23rd    Tony Stewart #14 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)

NASCAR Xfinity Series - VisitMyrtleBeach.com 300 - Kentucky Speedway

2nd     Daniel Suarez #19 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)    
5th      Matt Tifft #18 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
28th    Erik Jones #20 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)       

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Standings

2nd    Martin Truex, Jr. #78 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
3rd     Kyle Busch #18 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
4th     Matt Kenseth #20 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission) 
6th     Kevin Harvick #4 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission) 
7th     Denny Hamlin #11 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission) 

10th   Carl Edwards #19 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)  
11th   Kurt Busch #41 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)      
15th   Tony Stewart #14 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
23rd   Danica Patrick #10 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)



Carl Edwards Takes Second Consecutive Win with his JASPER 4-Speed

Carl Edwards, running a JASPER 4-Speed Transmission, took the checkered flag for the second week in a row in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. Kyle Busch finished second. Seven of the nine drivers running JASPER 4-Speed Transmissions finished in the Top-10 at Richmond this weekend.

A recap of finishes from this past weekend's races at Richmond International Raceway follows.

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series - Toyota Owners 400 - Richmond International Raceway

1st     Carl Edwards #19 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission) 
2nd    Kyle Busch #18 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
5th     Kevin Harvick #4 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
6th     Denny Hamlin
 #11 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission) 
7th     Matt Kenseth #20 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
9th     Martin Truex, Jr. #78 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)      
10th   Kurt Busch #41 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission) 
19th   Tony Stewart #14 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission) 
24th   Danica Patrick #10 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)

NASCAR Xfinity Series - ToyotaCare 250 - Richmond International Raceway

4th     Daniel Suarez #19 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission
33rd   Matt Tifft #18 (JASPER 
4-Speed Transmission
34th   Erik Jones #20 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Standings

1st     Carl Edwards #19 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission) 
2nd    Kevin Harvick #4 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
4th     Kyle Busch #18 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
6th     Kurt Busch #41 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
8th     Denny Hamlin #11
 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission) 
10th   Martin Truex, Jr. #78
 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission) 
15th   Matt Kenseth #20 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)      
25th   Danica Patrick #10 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
40th   Tony Stewart #14 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)



Kyle Busch Takes Second Consecutive NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Win

Kyle Busch is on a hot streak. He has not only won back to back NASCAR Sprint Cup Series events, but he has won four straight NASCAR national series events, winning the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series, the Sprint Cup Series race at Martinsville and both the Sprint Cup and Xfinity Series races this past weekend at Texas Motor Speedway. Busch runs a JASPER 4-Speed Transmission.

A recap of finishes from this past weekend's races at Texas Motor Speedway follows.

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series - Duck Commander 500 - Texas Motor Speedway

1st     Kyle Busch #18 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission
6th     Martin Truex, Jr. #78 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
7th     Carl Edwards #19 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
9th     Kurt Busch #41 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)

10th   Kevin Harvick #4 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission) 
11th   Matt Kenseth #20 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)      
12th   Denny Hamlin #11 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission) 
21st   Danica Patrick #10 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
37th   Brian Vickers #14 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)

NASCAR Xfinity Series - O'Reilly Auto Parts 300 - Texas Motor Speedway

1st     Kyle Busch #18 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission
2nd    Erick Jones #20 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission
16th   Daniel Suarez #19 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)



Kevin Harvick and Kyle Busch Finish 2nd in NASCAR Sprint Cup and xfinity Series Races

Kevin Harvick captured a second place finish in last weekend's Auto Club 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race, coming off his win the previous weekend. Kyle Busch also took a second place finish in the NASCAR xfinity Series, following his three race winning streak in that series.

A recap of finishes from last weekend's races at the Auto Club Speedway follows.

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series - Auto Club 400 - Auto Club Speedway 

2nd    Kevin Harvick #4 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission
3rd     Denny Hamlin #11 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
Carl Edwards #19 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
13th   Brian Vickers #14 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)

19th   Matt Kenseth #20 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission) 
25th   Kyle Busch #18  (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)      
30th   Kurt Busch #41 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission) 
32nd  Martin Truex, Jr. #78 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
38th   Danica Patrick #10 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)

NASCAR xfinity Series - Treatmyclot.com 300 by Janssen - Auto Club Speedway

2nd   Kyle Busch #18 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
4th    Daniel Suarez #19 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
15th  Erik Jones #20 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)



Busch Brothers Finish 3rd and 4th in Atlanta with JASPER Transmissions

Kyle Busch took a 3rd place finish in the Folds of Honor Quiktrip 500 at the Atlanta Motor Speedway this weekend. His brother Kurt finished 4th, while Carl Edwards rounded out the Top-5. Each of the drivers was running a JASPER 4-Speed Transmission.

A recap of finishes from this weekend's races at Atlanta follows.

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series - Folds of Honor Quiktrip 500 - Atlanta Motor Speedway 

3rd     Kyle Busch #18 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission) 
4th     Kurt Busch #41 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
5th     Carl Edwards #19 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
6th     Kevin Harvick #4 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)

7th     Martin Truex, Jr. #78 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission) 
16th   Denny Hamlin #11 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
17th   Ty Dillon #14 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
19th   Matt Kenseth #20 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
20th   Danica Patrick #10 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission) 

NASCAR xfinity Series - Heads Up Georgia 250 - Atlanta Motor Speedway

1st     Kyle Busch #18 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
3rd    Erik Jones #20 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
7th    Daniel Suarez #19 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)


Denny Hamlin Wins His First Daytona 500 in Closest-Ever Finish

In the end, it was Denny Hamlin taking the photo finish win in the 2016 Daytona 500. Hamlin won by a half a foot and 10 hundreds of a second, in the closest-ever finish in the history of the Daytona 500. It was Hamlin's first win in the prestigious race. Hamlin was running a JASPER 4-Speed Transmission.

It was a great kick-off for JASPER Race Products in the 2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season, with drivers running the JASPER 4-Speed taking the top five finishing positions.

A recap of finishes from this weekend's races at Daytona follows.

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series - Daytona 500 - Daytona International Speedway 

1st     Denny Hamlin #11 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
2nd    Martin Truex, Jr. #78 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission) 
3rd     Kyle Busch #18 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission) 
4th     Kevin Harvick #4 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
5th     Carl Edwards #19 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
10th   Kurt Busch #41 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
14th   Matt Kenseth #20 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
26th   Brian Vickers #14 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission) 
35th   Danica Patrick #10 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission) 

NASCAR xfinity Series - Powershares QQQ 300 - Daytona International Speedway 

8th     Daniel Suarez #19 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
23rd   Bobby Labonte #18 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
31st   Erik Jones #20 (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)

Busch and Hamlin Score Wins in Two NASCAR Series Events in Loudon

Kyle Busch scored his third victory this weekend since returning to the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series from an 11 week injury hiatus. Denny Hamlin took the win in the NASCAR xfinity Series. Both drivers were running the JASPER 4-Speed Transmission.

A recap of finishes from the 5-Hour Energy 301 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway follows.

1st     Kyle Busch (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
2nd    Brad Keselowski (JASPER Differential)
4th     Joey Logano (JASPER Differential)
6th     Matt Kenseth (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
7th     Carl Edwards (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
12th   Martin Truex, Jr. (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
14th   Denny Hamlin (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
18th   David Ragan (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
23rd   Ryan Blaney (JASPER Differential)
34th   Clint Bowyer (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)

NASCAR XFINITY Series - Lakes Region 200 - New Hampshire Motor Speedway

1st     Denny Hamlin (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
3rd     Brad Keselowski (JASPER Differential)
4th     Kyle Busch (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
5th     Daniel Suarez (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
20th   Blake Koch (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
21st   Cale Conley (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
22nd  David Starr (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Standings

2nd     Joey Logano  (JASPER Differential)
5th     Martin Truex, Jr. (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
6th     Brad Keselowski (JASPER Differential)
7th     Matt Kenseth (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
11th   Denny Hamlin (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
16th   Clint Bowyer (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
17th   Carl Edwards (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
24th   David Ragan (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
35th   Kyle Busch (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)

Third Generation Driver Ryan Blaney Finishes 4th at Talladega

It was a big weekend for twenty-one year old Ryan Blaney as the third generation driver finished fourth in the Geico 500 at Talladega Superspeedway. Blaney runs a JASPER Differential and is the son of former JASPER driver Dave Blaney. Martin Truex, Jr. finished fifth running a JASPER 4-Speed Transmission. Joey Logano, running a JASPER Differential, won the Winn Dixie 300 in the NASCAR xfinity Series after finishing second in last week's race.

A recap of finishes from Talladega Superspeedway follows.

Geico 500 - Talladega Superspeedway

4th      Ryan Blaney (JASPER Differential)
5th      Martin Truex, Jr. (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
9th      Denny Hamlin (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
22nd    Brad Keselowski (JASPER Differential)
25th    Matt Kenseth (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
30th    Clint Bowyer (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
32nd   Carl Edwards (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
33rd    Joey Logano (JASPER Differential)
36th    Michael Waltrip (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
38th    David Ragan (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)

Winn Dixie 300 - Talladega Superspeedway

1st     Joey Logano (JASPER Differential)
14th   David Starr (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
16th   Boris Said (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
23rd   Blake Koch (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
24th   Cale Conley (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
30th   Erik Jones (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
31st   Daniel Suarez (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Standings

2nd    Martin Truex, Jr. (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
4th     Joey Logano  (JASPER Differential)
6th     Brad Keselowski (JASPER Differential)
8th     Matt Kenseth (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
10th   Denny Hamlin (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
17th   Clint Bowyer (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
18th   Carl Edwards (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
20th   David Ragan (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
32nd  Brett Moffitt (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
41st   Brian Vickers (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
42nd  Michael Waltrip (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
46th  Ryan Blaney (JASPER Differential)

JASPER Race Products Take Top Six Places at Martinsville

It was a great weekend for JASPER Race Products at Martinsville Speedway in the STP 500. Drivers running JASPER transmissions and differentials finished in the Top Six positions. Denny Hamlin, running a JASPER 4-Speed Transmission finished first. It was Hamlin's 5th win at Martinsville. Brad Keselowski, who won last week at Fontana, finished second running a JASPER Differential.

The NASCAR xfinity Series did not run this weekend.

A recap of finishes from Martinsville follows.

STP 500 - Martinsville Speedway

1st      Denny Hamlin (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
2nd     Brad Keselowski (JASPER Differential)
3rd      Joey Logano (JASPER Differential)
4th      Matt Kenseth (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
5th      David Ragan (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
6th      Martin Truex, Jr. (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
13th    Clint Bowyer (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
17th    Carl Edwards (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
28th    Brett Moffitt (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Standings

2nd    Joey Logano (JASPER Differential)
3rd     Martin Truex, Jr. (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
4th     Brad Keselowski (JASPER Differential)
8th     Denny Hamlin  (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
12th   Matt Kenseth (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
13th   David Ragan (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
18th   Carl Edwards (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
19th   Clint Bowyer (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
30th   Brett Moffitt (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
38th   Brian Vickers (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
41st   Michael Waltrip (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
49th   Ryan Blaney (JASPER Differential)

Hamlin and Logano Finish 3rd and 4th in The NASCAR Chase Championship

Denny Hamlin and Joey Logano finished 3rd and 4th, respectively, in the NASCAR Chase, giving both a JASPER 4-Speed Transmission and a Differential places in the Top-4 finishes of the Championship run.

Congratulations to Kevin Harvick on winning the 2014 NASCAR Championship, as well as on a great racing season.

Matt Kenseth and Kyle Busch finished 1st and 2nd, respectively in this weekend's NASCAR Nationwide Series race. Both drivers were running the JASPER 4-Speed Transmission.

A recap of finishes from this weekend's NASCAR Series races at Homestead-Miami Speedway follows.

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series –Ford Ecoboost 400 - Homestead-Miami Speedway

3rd      Brad Keselowski (JASPER Differential)
6th      Matt Kenseth (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
7th      Denny Hamlin (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
8th      Clint Bowyer (JASPER  4-Speed Transmission)
16th    Joey Logano (JASPER  Differential)
17th    Martin Truex, Jr. (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
21st    Michael McDowell ((JASPER Differential)
23rd    Brian Vickers (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
39th    Kyle Busch (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series - Chase Championship Round

3rd Denny Hamlin (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
4th Joey Logano (JASPER Differential)

NASCAR Nationwide Series – Ford Ecoboost 300 - Homestead-Miami Speedway

1st      Matt Kenseth (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
2nd     Kyle Busch (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)
4th      Ryan Blaney (JASPER Differential)
8th      Brad Keselowski ((JASPER Differential)
9th      Elliott Sadler (JASPER 4-Speed Transmission)