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Rain Halts Xfinity Race
Saturday, Jul 1, 2017 – 8:12 | Comments Off on Rain Halts Xfinity Race
Rain Halts Xfinity Race

Eight laps into Friday night’s Coca-Cola Firecracker 250 NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Daytona International Speedway, rain slowed the proceedings, forcing a caution with Blake Koch in the lead.
With the rain intensifying, NASCAR red-flagged the event after Lap 11 and brought the cars to pit road. After a wait of more than an hour, the […]

Earnhardt Jr. On The Cup Pole At Daytona
Friday, Jun 30, 2017 – 17:38 | Comments Off on Earnhardt Jr. On The Cup Pole At Daytona
Earnhardt Jr. On The Cup Pole At Daytona

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Dale Earnhardt Jr., in what could be his last driving appearance at Daytona International Speedway, will start Saturday night’s race from the pole position.
Earnhardt, who is retiring as a full-time Cup driver at the end of the season, laid down a lap at 190.973 mph in Friday’s qualifying session to net the pole.
After doing so, […]

Harvick Coasts To Victory At Sonoma Raceway
Sunday, Jun 25, 2017 – 17:20 | Comments Off on Harvick Coasts To Victory At Sonoma Raceway
Harvick Coasts To Victory At Sonoma Raceway

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Kevin Harvick took the lead with with 22 laps to go and then coasted – literally, to save fuel – to the checkered flag in Sunday’ Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at the Sonoma Raceway road course.
The victory was the first of the season for Harvick and it came under caution as Kasey Kahne […]

Byron Picks Up First Xfinity Win
Sunday, Jun 25, 2017 – 7:21 | Comments Off on Byron Picks Up First Xfinity Win
Byron Picks Up First Xfinity Win

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William Byron won his first Xfinity Series race Saturday night as he cruised to a win at Iowa Speedway.
“I feel it all kind of comes around in racing and last week we were so close,” said Byron, who finished a mere .012 seconds behind Joe Gibbs Racing veteran Denny Hamlin last Saturday at Michigan International […]

Castroneves Leads Penske Qualifying Blitz At Road America
Saturday, Jun 24, 2017 – 17:11 | Comments Off on Castroneves Leads Penske Qualifying Blitz At Road America
Castroneves Leads Penske Qualifying Blitz At Road America

Helio Castroneves led Team Penske’s all-out assault on the pole position during Saturday’s qualifying for Sunday’s IndyCar Series race at the Road American road course in Elkhart Lake, Wis.
The pole was the 50th of Castroneves’ IndyCar Series career. He laid down a fast lap of 1- minute, 47.3-seconds at the 14-turn, 4.0-mile track to get it.
“Man, […]

Larson Edges Teammate To Win Sonoma Pole
Saturday, Jun 24, 2017 – 16:38 | Comments Off on Larson Edges Teammate To Win Sonoma Pole
Larson Edges Teammate To Win Sonoma Pole

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Kyle Larson edged teammate Jamie McMurray in NASCAR Cup qualifying at the Sonoma road course on Saturday to win the pole for Sunday’s race.
The time difference between the Chip Ganassi Racing drivers was .091 seconds.
“The whole lap actually felt pretty bad,” said Larson, who won his third pole of the season, his first at Sonoma and […]

Hot Nemechek Wins In Iowa
Saturday, Jun 24, 2017 – 8:30 | Comments Off on Hot Nemechek Wins In Iowa
Hot Nemechek Wins In Iowa

John Hunter Nemechek made it two in a row in the Midwest on Friday when he won the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Iowa Speedway.
The win comes a week after he won at Gateway Motorsports Park near St. Louis.
“Every one of these guys who works on this team, this is awesome,” said John […]

Team Penske Looking Strong In Elkhart Lake
Saturday, Jun 24, 2017 – 8:16 | Comments Off on Team Penske Looking Strong In Elkhart Lake
Team Penske Looking Strong In Elkhart Lake

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Team Penske flexed its collective muscle during Friday’s practice for the Kohler Grand Prix at Road America, locking down the top four positions on the combined time sheet after a pair of 45-minute sessions.
Josef Newgarden led the Penske parade in Elkhart Lake, Wis., setting fast lap in the No. 2 DeVilbiss Team Penske Chevrolet at […]

Kalitta Runs To Norwalk Provisional Pole
Saturday, Jun 24, 2017 – 8:06 | Comments Off on Kalitta Runs To Norwalk Provisional Pole
Kalitta Runs To Norwalk Provisional Pole

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Doug Kalitta powered into the Top Fuel qualifying lead Friday evening during the 11th annual Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals at Summit Racing Equipment Motorsports Park.
Matt Hagan (Funny Car), Greg Anderson (Pro Stock) and Matt Smith (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also are provisional qualifying leaders in their respective categories at Norwalk, Ohio, for the 12th of […]

Risi To Scale Back IMSA Schedule
Friday, Jun 23, 2017 – 17:17 | Comments Off on Risi To Scale Back IMSA Schedule
Risi To Scale Back IMSA Schedule

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Houston-based Risi Competizione will withdraw from an unspecified number of upcoming International Motor Sport Association (IMSA) races this year, Team Principal Guiseppe Risi announced Friday.
“Following an extremely challenging first half of 2017, most recently at the 24 Hours of Le Mans, I have decided to withdraw the Risi Competizione race team from part of the […]