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Truex on Martinsville Pole
Friday, Oct 28, 2016 – 19:36 | Comments Off on Truex on Martinsville Pole
Truex on Martinsville Pole

One week after being eliminated from the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Championship, Martin Truex Jr. showed that he will still be a factor in the Sunday’s race at Martinsville Speedway as he captured the pole for Sunday’s race.
For Truex, it’s his second straight pole and fifth of the season, but first at Martinsville.
“It’s fun […]

Logano Wins, Leads Chasers Into Third Round
Sunday, Oct 23, 2016 – 16:47 | Comments Off on Logano Wins, Leads Chasers Into Third Round
Logano Wins, Leads Chasers Into Third Round

Joey Logano held off rookie Brian Scott on an overtime restart, went on to win Sunday’s Alabama 500 at Talladega Superspeedway and in doing so, claimed a berth in the Round of Eight in the Chase for the Sprint Cup Championship.
Also advancing to the third of four playoff rounds were Kevin Harvick, who finished seventh […]

Enfinger Wins Talladega Truck Race
Saturday, Oct 22, 2016 – 18:43 | Comments Off on Enfinger Wins Talladega Truck Race
Enfinger Wins Talladega Truck Race

Alabama native Grant Enfinger won Saturday’s Camping World Truck Series race at Talladega Superspeedway and in doing so entered the Round of Six in the Chase playoffs.
With a strong push from GMS Racing teammate and Chase driver Ben Kennedy after a restart on Lap 93 of 94, Enfinger surged to the front and stayed there in […]

Carney Claims Winter Nationals
Sunday, Oct 16, 2016 – 13:57 | Comments Off on Carney Claims Winter Nationals

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John Carney II held off several overtaking attempts by dirt track ace Sammy Swindell to win the 43rd annual Winter Nationals with the Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series Saturday night at the Devil’s Bowl Speedway. 
With the track in Mesquite, Texas, fully rubbered-in, the 30-lap A-Feature was all about patience. Gluing his Lubbock Wrecker Service […]

Herrera Captures Winter National Win
Saturday, Oct 15, 2016 – 16:59 | Comments Off on Herrera Captures Winter National Win

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With the engine of his machine fading just over halfway into Friday’s A-Feature, Johnny Herrera was a man on a mission _ parking his Mesilla Valley Transportation No. 45x in Victory Lane to open the 43rd annual Devil’s Bowl Winter Nationals with the Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series.
Herrera’s third career National Tour triumph at […]

Johnson Ends Skid; Wins Delayed Charlotte Race
Sunday, Oct 9, 2016 – 15:03 | Comments Off on Johnson Ends Skid; Wins Delayed Charlotte Race
Johnson Ends Skid; Wins Delayed Charlotte Race

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Jimmie Johnson ended a career-longest 24-race winless streak on Sunday when he won the hurricane-delayed Sprint Cup Series race at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
The victory give him automatic entry into the upcoming Round of Eight in the Chase playoffs, thus keeping hopes alive for Johnson to win a record-tying seventh Cup championship.
Johnson led 155 laps at […]

Hurricane Smacks DIS; Charlotte Race Postponed
Saturday, Oct 8, 2016 – 9:08 | Comments Off on Hurricane Smacks DIS; Charlotte Race Postponed
Hurricane Smacks DIS; Charlotte Race Postponed

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Daytona International Speedway officials said the facility, which is home to NASCAR’s most important race – the Daytona 500 – suffered damage from Hurricane Matthew.
Meanwhile, Matthew forced postponement of the Sprint Cup Series race from Saturday night to Sunday at noon.
NBC will broadcast the first race in the Round of 12 of the Chase for the NASCAR […]

Ganassi Switches To Honda
Friday, Oct 7, 2016 – 14:44 | Comments Off on Ganassi Switches To Honda
Ganassi Switches To Honda

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Chip Ganassi Racing Teams announced Friday that its IndyCar Series program is bolting the Chevrolet camp and will be powered by Honda beginning with the 2017 season as part of a multi-year deal.
Honda Performance Development and CGRT have a history together which dates back to 1996 when the two combined to win CGRT’s first INDYCAR […]

Rains Washes Out Friday Schedule At Charlotte
Friday, Oct 7, 2016 – 14:32 | Comments Off on Rains Washes Out Friday Schedule At Charlotte
Rains Washes Out Friday Schedule At Charlotte

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Persistent rain and the forecast for more of it, forced NASCAR to cancel all of Friday’s on-track activity at Charlotte Motor Speedway, including the Xfinity Series Chase Round of 12 finale and Sprint Cup practice.
The rain in the Southeast come courtesy of Hurricane Matthew.
The Xfinity race is now scheduled to run Sunday at 11 a.m. […]

Pagenaud Collects Awards And Cash
Friday, Oct 7, 2016 – 7:14 | Comments Off on Pagenaud Collects Awards And Cash
Pagenaud Collects Awards And Cash

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Simon Pagenaud was recognized for a breakthrough personal season, along with the 50th for Team Penske in motorsports, during the 2016 Verizon IndyCar Series Championship Celebration in Indianapolis.
Pagenaud, 32, was saluted at Hilbert Circle Theatre on Indianapolis’ Monument Circle for capturing the season championship on the strength of a series-best five race wins and seven […]