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Worsham Wins; Line Clinches in Las Vegas
Sunday, Oct 30, 2011 – 20:00 | Comments Off
Worsham Wins; Line Clinches in Las Vegas

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Jason Line clinched his second NHRA Full Throttle Pro Stock world championship Sunday at the Big O Tires NHRA Nationals at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Del Worsham, Ron Capps, Mike Edwards and Eddie Krawiec raced to wins in their respective categories at the penultimate race of the 2011 NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing [...]

Stewart Uses Late Pass To Win Martinsville
Sunday, Oct 30, 2011 – 16:58 | Comments Off
Stewart Uses Late Pass To Win Martinsville

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Tony Stewart passed Jimmie Johnson for the lead with three laps to go and hung on to get the victory Sunday in the Tums Fast Relief 500 Sprint Cup race at Martinsville Speedway.
The victory was the third for Stewart in the 10-race Chase. It moved him from fourth to second in the point standings.
Johnson finished [...]

Worsham Rolls To P1 In Las Vegas
Saturday, Oct 29, 2011 – 20:46 | Comments Off
Worsham Rolls To P1 In Las Vegas

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Del Worsham raced to the No. 1 qualifying position Saturday at the Big O Tires NHRA Nationals at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Ron Capps, Mike Edwards and Hector Arana Jr. were also provisional No. 1 qualifiers in their respective categories at the penultimate race of the 2011 NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing season.
Worsham [...]

Hamlin Gets First Truck Series Victory
Saturday, Oct 29, 2011 – 16:44 | Comments Off
Hamlin Gets First Truck Series Victory

Denny Hamlin won his first ever Camping World Truck Series race when he topped the field at Martinsville Speedway on Saturday.
Hamlin, driving the No. 18 Kyle Busch Motorsports Toyota, as making his 12th start in the series.
He has now won in all three of NASCAR’s top series.
“It’s a big deal for me,” Hamlin said of [...]

F1 Headed To New Jersey
Tuesday, Oct 25, 2011 – 13:09 | Comments Off
F1 Headed To New Jersey

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Rumors that a Formula 1 race will be held in New Jersey in 2013 were confirmed during a press conference held on Tuesday.
The New Jersey event will be a street race. It will be held in Hudson County and bordered by the Hudson River. Its backdrop will be the Manhattan skyline, located across the river. [...]

Mike Wallace Gets Truck Victory At Talladega
Saturday, Oct 22, 2011 – 17:54 | Comments Off
Mike Wallace Gets Truck Victory At Talladega

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Mike Wallace, with pushing help from fellow 53-year-old Ron Hornaday Jr., won the Coca-Cola 250 Camping World Truck Series race at Talladega Superspeedway on Saturday afternoon.
The two Kevin Harvick Inc. drivers hooked up early and stayed with each other in a superspeedway race which again was all about tandems.
Hornaday finished second.
James Buescher, who took a [...]

Martin Earns Talladega Pole
Saturday, Oct 22, 2011 – 13:50 | Comments Off
Martin Earns Talladega Pole

Mark Martin won the pole Saturday for Sunday’s Sprint Cup Series race at Talladega Superspeedway. Martin, a non-Chase driver, turned a lap at 181.367 mph.
“Oh course the race is a bigger more important competition but this is still for pride and I am very proud of my race team because of the great work that [...]

Buescher On Truck Pole
Saturday, Oct 22, 2011 – 7:38 | Comments Off
Buescher On Truck Pole

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TALLADEGA, Ala. – Championship contender James Buescher qualified on-pole Friday for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Coca-Cola 250 Powered by fred’s, the perfect spot to launch his “patiently aggressive” game plan.
Buescher turned in a fast lap of 177.676 mph around the 2.66-mile Talladega Superspeedway trioval, placing him directly in front of points-leader Austin Dillon, [...]

Wheldon Services Set
Friday, Oct 21, 2011 – 7:22 | 2 Comments
Wheldon Services Set

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Funeral services for IZOD IndyCar Series driver Dan Wheldon will be held at 10 a.m. (EDT), Saturday, Oct. 22, at First Presbyterian Church of St. Petersburg, 701 Beach Drive N.E. in St. Petersburg, Fla.
Wheldon’s wife, Susie, released the following statement on behalf of the family, inviting members of the community to attend the service:
“Although the [...]

Wheldon’s Gold Coast Seat Filled
Wednesday, Oct 19, 2011 – 19:50 | Comments Off
Wheldon’s Gold Coast Seat Filled

The field for this weekend’s Armor All Gold Coast 600 in South East Queensland, Australia, has been finalized with the addition of English driver Darren Turner as a replacement for the late Dan Wheldon.
A two-time/reigning Indianapolis 500 champion, Wheldon was killed Sunday in a crash during the season-ending IZOD IndyCar Series Las Vegas Indy 300 [...]