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Foyt Recovering After Heart Surgery
Thursday, Nov 13, 2014 – 7:37 | Comments Off on Foyt Recovering After Heart Surgery
Foyt Recovering After Heart Surgery

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Four-time Indianapolis 500 winner A.J. Foyt Jr. underwent successful coronary bypass surgery Wednesday in Houston after being diagnosed with blockages on Monday.
Foyt, 79, was admitted into Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center on Friday with intermittent chest pains but initial testing results were inconclusive. However, a cardiac catheterization procedure performed Monday revealed blockages in arteries where […]

Erik Jones Earns Dark Victory At PIR
Saturday, Nov 8, 2014 – 8:19 | Comments Off on Erik Jones Earns Dark Victory At PIR
Erik Jones Earns Dark Victory At PIR

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Erik Jones scored the definitive “lights-out” NASCAR Camping World Truck Series victory Friday night at Phoenix International Raceway, where power outages delayed the start and ultimately shortened the distance of the Lucas Oil 150.
The defending event winner, Jones started on-pole and led 114 of 126 laps around PIR’s 1-mile trioval en route to his third […]

Hamlin On Pole At PIR
Saturday, Nov 8, 2014 – 8:05 | Comments Off on Hamlin On Pole At PIR
Hamlin On Pole At PIR

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Denny Hamlin on Friday won the pole for Sunday’s Sprint Cup Series race at Phoenix International Raceway.
Hamlin, who needs to finish 11th or better in Sunday’s race to secure a spot in the four-driver, season-ending Championship Round of the Chase for the Sprint Cup playoff, won the pole with a lap in 25.332 seconds (142.113 mph) […]

NASCAR Issues Penalties For Texas Brawl
Tuesday, Nov 4, 2014 – 18:04 | 4 Comments
NASCAR Issues Penalties For Texas Brawl

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In the wake of Sunday’s post-race brawl at Texas Motor Speedway, NASCAR issued the following statement Tuesday afternoon:
NASCAR has assessed penalties to crew members from the No. 5 and No. 24 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series teams for their involvement in post-race incidents on Nov. 2 at Texas Motor Speedway. In addition, the crew chiefs from […]

Keselowski Q & A: I’m Here To Win
Monday, Nov 3, 2014 – 9:10 | Comments Off on Keselowski Q & A: I’m Here To Win
Keselowski Q & A: I’m Here To Win

After every Sprint Cup race, the drivers who finished first through third are brought to track media centers for press conferences.
Brad Keselowski finished third in Sunday’s race at Texas Motor Speedway so, there he was on the dais late Sunday afternoon. The majority of the questions put to him, as one would expect, concerned the […]

Enders-Stevens Back On Top After Winning In Vegas
Sunday, Nov 2, 2014 – 22:34 | Comments Off on Enders-Stevens Back On Top After Winning In Vegas
Enders-Stevens Back On Top After Winning In Vegas

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Erica Enders-Stevens reclaimed the Pro Stock points lead with one race remaining by earning a major victory at the NHRA Toyota Nationals at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Saturday.
Enders-Stevens powered her Royal Purple Chevy Camaro to a 6.587-second pass at 209.36 mph to defeat reigning world champ Jeg Coughlin in the final. […]

JFR’s Werner Wins Chapman Award
Sunday, Nov 2, 2014 – 14:06 | Comments Off on JFR’s Werner Wins Chapman Award
JFR’s Werner Wins Chapman Award

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Elon Werner, who directs the publicity and communications for drag racing’s biggest star, John Force, and Force’s championship team, today was announced as winner of the 2014 Jim Chapman Award for excellence in motorsports public relations.
The Chapman Award is considered by many in the industry as the highest honor in racing public relations. It […]

Hagan Wins Vegas Pole, Moves Closer To Crown
Sunday, Nov 2, 2014 – 7:16 | Comments Off on Hagan Wins Vegas Pole, Moves Closer To Crown
Hagan Wins Vegas Pole, Moves Closer To Crown

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Matt Hagan took another step toward winning his second Funny Car championship when he qualified No. 1 with the sixth quickest time in NHRA Funny Car history at the NHRA Toyota Nationals at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Saturday.
Hagan powered his Mopar Express Lane Dodge Charger to a career-best performance and a […]

Force Announces Primary Sponsor For 2015
Saturday, Nov 1, 2014 – 18:27 | Comments Off on Force Announces Primary Sponsor For 2015
Force Announces Primary Sponsor For 2015

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John Force Racing announced Saturday that PEAK anti-freeze and engine coolant will be the primary sponsor of John Force’s Funny Car for a majority in the 2015 season.
Peak will also be continuing as a major associate sponsor on Robert Hight, Courtney Force, and Brittany Force’s cars.
“I’m committed to continuing to lead a championship team and […]

Kyle Busch Wins NNS Race; Eyes The Texas Triple
Saturday, Nov 1, 2014 – 18:01 | Comments Off on Kyle Busch Wins NNS Race; Eyes The Texas Triple
Kyle Busch Wins NNS Race; Eyes The Texas Triple

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Kyle Busch won his 70th career NASCAR Nationwide Series race on Saturday when he held off Joey Logano at Texas Motor Speedway. Busch’s victory gave Joe Gibbs Racing is 100th victory in the series. The victory also puts Busch in position to pull off the Texas Triple as he also […]