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Brittany Force Takes Provisional Pole At Gatornationals
Saturday, Mar 19, 2016 – 8:11 | Comments Off on Brittany Force Takes Provisional Pole At Gatornationals
Brittany Force Takes Provisional Pole At Gatornationals

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Top Fuel drivers Brittany Force and Steve Torrence continued to benefit from their technical alliances with super-tuner Alan Johnson Friday during first-round qualifications for the 47th annual Amalie Motor Oil NHRA Gatornationals.
Bidding to score her first national event victory, Force raced into the provisional qualifying lead and Torrence _ winner of the season-opening Circle […]

Dillon On Pole In Fontana
Saturday, Mar 19, 2016 – 8:05 | Comments Off on Dillon On Pole In Fontana
Dillon On Pole In Fontana

 
Austin Dillon collected his first Sprint Cup Series poll of the season on Friday, and the second of his career, when he laid down a lap at the 2-mile Auto Club Speedway oval in 38.200 seconds (188.482 mph).
The pole was Dillon’s first since he topped qualifying for the season-opening Daytona 500 in his 2014 rookie season. […]

Honda Ligiers On Front Row At Sebring
Friday, Mar 18, 2016 – 18:15 | Comments Off on Honda Ligiers On Front Row At Sebring
Honda Ligiers On Front Row At Sebring

Honda-powered Ligiers JS P2 cars dominated prototype qualifying for Saturday’s Twelve Hours of Sebring race on Friday.
Earning the pole was the No. 60 Ligier of Michael Shank Racing, which posted a lap at 121.061 mph. The car is being driven by the threesome of Ozwaldo Negri, John Pew and Olivier Pla, who drove in qualifying.
Second […]

Team Penske Rules Qualifying In St. Pete
Saturday, Mar 12, 2016 – 18:41 | Comments Off on Team Penske Rules Qualifying In St. Pete
Team Penske Rules Qualifying In St. Pete

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Will Power led Team Penske’s sweep of the top four qualifying spots Saturday at time trials for Sunday’s season-opening IndyCar Series race at the St. Petersburg, Fla. street course.
Simon Pagenaud of Team Penske qualified second fastest, Helio Castroneves third and Juan Pablo Montoya fourth.
Power, who set the track record of 1 minute, 0.6509 of a […]

Kyle Busch Wins His Third Straight Xfinity Race
Saturday, Mar 12, 2016 – 17:33 | Comments Off on Kyle Busch Wins His Third Straight Xfinity Race
Kyle Busch Wins His Third Straight Xfinity Race

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Kyle Busch posted a dominating victory in Saturday’s NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Phoenix International Raceway.
The victory was Busch’s third in three races in the series in 2016. He led 175 of the 200 laps.
Busch’s three wins this season have come at Atlanta, Las Vegas and now Phoenix.
He took the […]

Power Crashes, Recovers In St. Pete
Saturday, Mar 12, 2016 – 8:59 | Comments Off on Power Crashes, Recovers In St. Pete
Power Crashes, Recovers In St. Pete

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Will Power dug himself a hole Friday by crashing during the first practice session for the Verizon IndyCar Series’ 2016 season-opening Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg. The Team Penske driver then rallied by soaring to the top of the leader board in the second session.
Power’s lap of 1-minute, 0.9431-seconds/106.329 mph was best among the […]

Busch Leads Gibbs Qualifying Parade
Saturday, Mar 12, 2016 – 7:44 | Comments Off on Busch Leads Gibbs Qualifying Parade
Busch Leads Gibbs Qualifying Parade

 
Kyle Busch on Friday won the pole for Sunday’s Sprint Cup Series race at Phoenix International Raceway. Right behind the defending series champion in qualifying were two of his Joe Gibbs Racing teammates – Carl Edwards and Denny Hamlin.
Busch posted a fast lap at 26.014 seconds (138.387 mph) in the third round of the three-round […]

Kyle Busch Notches Hometown Win
Saturday, Mar 5, 2016 – 19:38 | Comments Off on Kyle Busch Notches Hometown Win
Kyle Busch Notches Hometown Win

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Kyle Busch put in a dominating performance on Saturday in winning the NASCAR XFINITY Series race at his home track – Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Busch led all but one lap of the 200-lap race.
The victory was his first of any kind at the 1.5-mile home-turf track.
“It’s awesome that they have always supported racing out here […]

Johnson Captures Overtime Victory In Atlanta
Sunday, Feb 28, 2016 – 16:49 | Comments Off on Johnson Captures Overtime Victory In Atlanta
Johnson Captures Overtime Victory In Atlanta

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Jimmie Johnson came through with a nearly perfect, lead-retaining restart in overtime and went on to win Sunday’s Sprint Cup race at Atlanta Motor Speedway.
The victory was Johnson’s 76th and it tied him with Dale Earnhardt Sr. on the career-win list. Johnson honored the late seven-time chance by showing three fingers to the crowd on his […]

The Fun Continues For Capps
Sunday, Feb 28, 2016 – 8:33 | Comments Off on The Fun Continues For Capps
The Fun Continues For Capps

Riding the momentum of his season-opening victory at the prestigious Winternationals, Ron Capps secured pole position in Funny Car Saturday as qualifying concluded for the 32nd annual CARQUEST Auto Parts NHRA Nationals in Chandler, Ariz.
Point-leader Capps set a Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park track record with a 1,000-foot run in 3.925-seconds at 320.50 mph in […]