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SMI, State Target Kentucky Woes
Tuesday, Aug 30, 2011 – 11:11 | Comments Off
SMI, State Target Kentucky Woes

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Speedway Motorsports, Inc. announced Tuesday the acquisition of a 143-acre parcel of land that will be used to expand Kentucky Speedway parking and the hiring of professional parking and engineering services to best manage automotive and pedestrian traffic flows during venue event days.
Because of the actions taken by the Speedway, the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet pledged [...]

Power Cruises At Infineon
Sunday, Aug 28, 2011 – 17:40 | Comments Off
Power Cruises At Infineon

Will Power of Team Penske started Sunday’s IZOD IndyCar Series race at Infineon Raceway from the pole, led every lap and got back to Victory Lane for the fifth time of the season.
The only time that Power was challenged during the race was on a restart – the lone restart of the race – with [...]

Darrah Slides To Oil City Cup Crown
Sunday, Aug 28, 2011 – 8:01 | Comments Off

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Cody Darrah held off 20-time champion Steve Kinser and Kasey Kahne Racing teammate Brad Sweet for the second World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series victory of his career Saturday night at Castrol Speedway in Edmonton, Alberta.
In the process, Darrah also won the overall Oil City Cup title.
“If I would have been the boss, I would [...]

Keselowski Has A Great Night At Bristol
Saturday, Aug 27, 2011 – 21:36 | Comments Off
Keselowski Has A Great Night At Bristol

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Brad Keselowski grabbed the lead on a restart with 89 laps to go and and went on to win the NASCAR Sprint Cup Irwin Tools Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway on Saturday.
The victory was the third of the season for the Penske Racing driver and his second in the last four races. Between the [...]

Power On Pole At Infineon
Saturday, Aug 27, 2011 – 20:01 | Comments Off
Power On Pole At Infineon

Will Power earned his sixth pole of the season as Team Penske swept the top-three spots in qualifying for the Indy Grand Prix of Sonoma at Infineon Raceway.
Helio Castroneves and Ryan Briscoe will start second and third, respectively.
Power, who won the race in 2010 to wrap up the first Mario Andretti Road Trophy, is the [...]

Harvick Wins Truck Race At Bristol
Wednesday, Aug 24, 2011 – 20:52 | 2 Comments
Harvick Wins Truck Race At Bristol

Kevin Harvick won the O’Reilly Auto Parts 200 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Bristol Motor Speedway on Wednesday night.
The victory was Harvick’s third in a row in the series.
Finished second was Johnny Sauter who made a late charge but could not quite get to Harvick on the last lap.
Sauter left the track after [...]

Busch Loses Driver’s License
Wednesday, Aug 24, 2011 – 6:57 | 4 Comments
Busch Loses Driver’s License

NASCAR points leader Kyle Busch lost his driver’s license for 45 days on Tuesday for driving 128 mph on a public road.
Busch was fined $1,000, sentenced to 30 hours of community service and put on one year of unsupervised probation. He pleaded guilty to speeding and no contest to reckless and careless driving in North [...]

Waltrip, Crew Chief Apologize To Steve Wallace
Monday, Aug 22, 2011 – 13:29 | Comments Off
Waltrip, Crew Chief Apologize To Steve Wallace

Apologies were issued Monday for the hairy situation which took place after Saturday’s Nationwide Series race in Montreal.
The apologies came from Michael Waltrip, owner of Pastrana Waltrip Racing, and the crew chief for the team’s No. 99 car.
They stem from an incident in which the crew chief, Jerry Baxter, grabbed and pulled the hair of [...]

Brown Tops Top Fuel At Brainerd
Sunday, Aug 21, 2011 – 18:23 | Comments Off
Brown Tops Top Fuel At Brainerd

Antron Brown raced to his fourth win of the season in Top Fuel Sunday, getting it at the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway in Brainerd, Minn.
Johnny Gray, Greg Anderson and LE Tonglet were also winners in their respective categories at the 15th of 22 events in the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing [...]

Streaking Worsham P1 At Brainerd
Saturday, Aug 20, 2011 – 16:37 | Comments Off
Streaking Worsham P1 At Brainerd

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Del Worsham raced to the No. 1 qualifying position in Top Fuel Saturday at the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals.
Matt Hagan, Jason Line and Eddie Krawiec also took the provisional top spots in their respective categories at the 15th of 22 events in the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series.
Worsham drove his Al-Anabi dragster to the [...]