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Torrence Rolls On At Route 66
Monday, Jul 10, 2017 – 7:59 | Comments Off on Torrence Rolls On At Route 66
Torrence Rolls On At Route 66

Texan Steve Torrence took another step toward securing the No. 1 slot for the NHRA’s Countdown to the Championship playoffs Sunday when he defeated Antron Brown in the Top Fuel final of the NHRA Route 66 Nationals in Joliet, Ill.
Winning for the fifth time in the last eight national events in his Richard Hogan-tuned Capco […]

Penske’s Power On Iowa Pole
Sunday, Jul 9, 2017 – 8:13 | Comments Off on Penske’s Power On Iowa Pole
Penske’s Power On Iowa Pole

Team Penske’s Will Power doesn’t usually need the added advantage of being last in the qualifying order _ when track conditions typically are best _ or the benefit of seeing how his teammates have fared to secure a Verizon IndyCar Series pole.
Armed with the bonus of drawing the last spot in Saturday’s qualifying session for the […]

Brittany Force Secures Nice Birthday Gift
Sunday, Jul 9, 2017 – 7:53 | Comments Off on Brittany Force Secures Nice Birthday Gift
Brittany Force Secures Nice Birthday Gift

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Birthday girl Brittany Force powered to her first Top Fuel pole of the season Saturday evening as qualifying concluded for the 20th annual Fallen Patriots NHRA Route 66 Nationals at Route 66 Raceway.
Robert Hight (Funny Car), Greg Anderson (Pro Stock) and LE Tonglet (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also secured No. 1 positions in their respective categories in Joliet, […]

Truex Posts Overtime Cup Victory In Kentucky
Sunday, Jul 9, 2017 – 7:41 | Comments Off on Truex Posts Overtime Cup Victory In Kentucky
Truex Posts Overtime Cup Victory In Kentucky

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Martin Truex Jr. drove to an overtime victory in Saturday night’s Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Kentucky Speedway.
The victory is the Furniture Row Racing driver’s third of the season and it ties him with seven-time champion Jimmie Johnson for most in the series in 2017.
Kyle Larson finished second and Chase Elliott third in […]

Hight Rolls To Provisonal Pole In Joliet
Saturday, Jul 8, 2017 – 8:25 | Comments Off on Hight Rolls To Provisonal Pole In Joliet
Hight Rolls To Provisonal Pole In Joliet

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Robert Hight channeled the prescience of “Carnac the Magnificent” en route to earning the provisional Funny Car pole Friday after the first two rounds of time trials for the Fallen Patriots NHRA Route 66 Nationals in Joliet, Ill.
Hight, of John Force Racing, set both ends of the Route 66 Raceway 1,000-foot track record _ 3.851-seconds […]

Busch Faster Than Lightening In Kentucky
Saturday, Jul 8, 2017 – 8:22 | Comments Off on Busch Faster Than Lightening In Kentucky
Busch Faster Than Lightening In Kentucky

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Kyle Busch won the pole for Saturday’s Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race during an weather-abbreviated qualifying session on Friday at Kentucky Speedway.
Busch laid down a record-breaking fast lap in 28.379 seconds (190.282 mph) at the newly repaved 1.5-mile. The laps came in a session was cut from three rounds down to two because of lightening […]

Bell Earns Special Truck Win At Kentucky
Friday, Jul 7, 2017 – 6:58 | Comments Off on Bell Earns Special Truck Win At Kentucky
Bell Earns Special Truck Win At Kentucky

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Christopher Bell survived an accident and an early spin to win Thursday night’s NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Kentucky Speedway.
Bell picked up his third victory of the season, his first at Kentucky and the fifth of his career, holding off runner-up Brandon Jones by .187 seconds at the end of a closing 32-lap green-flag run.
“This […]

Byron Wins Xfinity Marathon
Saturday, Jul 1, 2017 – 18:56 | Comments Off on Byron Wins Xfinity Marathon
Byron Wins Xfinity Marathon

William Byron won his second NASCAR Xfinity Series event in seven days, taking the checkered flag in overtime in Saturday’s weather-delayed Coca-Cola Firecracker 250 at Daytona International Speedway.
Byron took the lead from Joey Logano on Lap 98 of a scheduled 100, when off-center contact from Byron’s front bumper sent Logano’s No. 22 Ford plowing through […]

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, […]