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Rains Postpone Sprint Cup Race Until Tuesday
Sunday, Sep 4, 2011 – 21:39 | Comments Off
Rains Postpone Sprint Cup Race Until Tuesday

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HAMPTON, Ga. – The AdvoCare 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race has been postponed because of weather from Tropical Storm Lee. The race will be rescheduled for Tuesday, September 6 with a start time of 11:00 a.m.
Existing tickets and credentials will be honored when the gates open at 8:30 a.m. The Atlanta Motor Speedway ticket [...]

Pedregon Cruises To Pole
Sunday, Sep 4, 2011 – 19:07 | Comments Off
Pedregon Cruises To Pole

Cruz Pedregon set a track record for time as he raced to the No. 1 qualifying position in Funny Car on Sunday at the prestigious Mac Tools U.S. Nationals presented by Lucas Oil.
Antron Brown (Top Fuel), Jason Line  (Pro Stock) and Andrew Hines (Pro Stock Motorcycles) also took the top spots in their categories at [...]

Hafertepe Jr. Wins At Skagit
Sunday, Sep 4, 2011 – 7:28 | Comments Off

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Sam Hafertepe Jr. dominated the 40 lap event at Skagit Speedway in Alger, Wash. to pocket his first career World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series win and a $20,000 payday.
“This has been a long time coming,” said Hafertepe Jr. “This car is such an awesome machine to run. It’s a dream ride and I am [...]

Brown Moves To Pole At U.S. Nationals
Saturday, Sep 3, 2011 – 21:46 | Comments Off
Brown Moves To Pole At U.S. Nationals

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Antron Brown raced to the provisional No. 1 qualifier in Top Fuel Saturday at the prestigious Mac Tools U.S. Nationals presented by Lucas Oil at Lucas Oil Raceway at Indianapolis.
Cruz Pedregon, Greg Anderson and Matt Smith stayed in the provisional top spots in their respective categories at the 16th of 22 events in the NHRA [...]

Edwards Picks Off NNS Victory At Atlanta
Saturday, Sep 3, 2011 – 21:08 | Comments Off
Edwards Picks Off NNS Victory At Atlanta

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Carl Edwards took the lead with 19 laps to go, held off Kyle Busch and got the win in the Great Clips 300 NASCAR Nationwide race at Atlanta Motor Speedway on Saturday night.
The victory was the sixth of the season in the series for Edwards and his Roush Fenway Racing team. Edwards led a race-best [...]

Kahne Takes Top Qualifying Spot At Atlanta
Saturday, Sep 3, 2011 – 17:20 | Comments Off
Kahne Takes Top Qualifying Spot At Atlanta

Kasey Kahne posted a fast lap at 186.196 mph to win the pole on Saturday for Sunday’s AdvoCare 500 Sprint Cup race at Atlanta Motor Speedway.
The pole was the second of the season for Kahne, whose last victory in the Cup series was at Atlanta in September of 2009.
“It was definitely not a perfect lap, but [...]

Power On Baltimore Pole
Saturday, Sep 3, 2011 – 13:57 | Comments Off
Power On Baltimore Pole

Will Power on Saturday won the pole for Sunday’s inaugural IndyCar race through the streets of Baltimore.
The Team Penske driver had a fast lap of 1:20.2447 on the circuit.
Power is coming off a victory last weekend at Infineon Raceway in Sonoma, Calif., where he had started from the pole.
Second fastest was Graham Rahal of Ganassi [...]

Dixon On Top At U.S. Nationals
Friday, Sep 2, 2011 – 20:50 | Comments Off
Dixon On Top At U.S. Nationals

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Larry Dixon raced to the provisional pole in Top Fuel at the NHRA Mac Tools U.S. Nationals at Lucas Oil Raceway at Indianapolis on Friday night.
Cruz Pedregon, Greg Anderson and Matt Smith also took the provisional top spots in their categories at the 16th of 22 events in the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series [...]

Earnhardt Jr. To Stay At Hendrick
Thursday, Sep 1, 2011 – 12:03 | Comments Off
Earnhardt Jr. To Stay At Hendrick

NASCAR’s most popular driver will remain with Sprint Cup’s most dominant team.
Hendrick Motorsports and driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. announced Thursday that they have agreed to a five-year contract extension that will keep Earnhardt behind the wheel of the No. 88 Chevrolets.
“We’re excited to have everything formalized and announced,” said Rick Hendrick, owner of Hendrick Motorsports. [...]

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 [...]