Skip to main content
  1. Sports
  2. Motorsports

Weekend wrap-up: Hunter-Reay sneaks in for the win in Iowa

See also

Sprint Cup Series – Brad Keselowski swept the weekend at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, winning Sunday’s Camping World RV Sales 301 over Kyle Busch. Kyle Larson finished third followed by Matt Kenseth in fourth; Ryan Newman rounded out the top five.

Nationwide Series –Keselowski led 152 of 200 laps Saturday at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, picking up the win in the Sta-Green 200, once again over Busch. Kenseth and Larson finished third and fourth, respectively, while Chris Buescher finished fifth.

Camping World Truck Series – Erik Jones picked up his second-career Truck Series victory Friday night in the American Ethanol 200 at Iowa Speedway, beating fellow young gun Ryan Blaney to the checkered flag. Matt Crafton finished third, followed by Joey Coulter and German Quiroga.

Verizon IndyCar Series – Ryan Hunter-Reay took the lead from Tony Kanaan on Lap 298 of 300 to take the win in Saturday night’s Iowa Corn Indy 300 at Iowa Speedway. Kanaan ended up in third place after also being passed by Josef Newgarden on the final laps; both Hunter-Reay and Newgarden had fresher tires than Kanaan, who led 247 laps. Scott Dixon finished fourth, with Ed Carpenter in fifth.

Check out Paula’s Examiner columns on motorsports:

· Motorsports Travel


· Joe Gibbs Racing

· Kyle Busch Motorsports

· Buffalo Motorsports

Follow Paula on:

· Facebook – Paula Thompson Freelance and Motorsports

· Twitter - @paulat14

· Website –

· Flickr – Paula Thompson Freelance

Contact Paula at



  • David Price rumors
    Should the bottom-dwelling Tampa Bay Rays trade or keep pitching ace David Price?
    MLB Rumors
  • Maria Kirilenko slideshow
    Feast your eyes on the former fiance of Alex Ovechkin: The newly-single Maria Kirilenko
    20 Photos
  • Denver Broncos owner Pat Bowlen has Alzheimer's disease, will step down
    NFL News
  • Sam responds to Dungy
    Michael Sam has the perfect response to Tony Dungy's controversial comments
    NFL News
  • Bella wardrobe malfunction
    Sexy diva Nikki Bella suffers wardrobe malfunction during WWE show
    Fight Sports
  • LeBron gives cupcakes
    LeBron James sends cupcakes to neighbors after press overtakes neighborhood
    Food & Drink