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Ambrose Fights Way To Victory At The Glen
Monday, Aug 15, 2011 – 11:32 | Comments Off
Ambrose Fights Way To Victory At The Glen

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Marcos Ambrose passed Brad Keselowski for the lead with just over a lap to go and went on to win Monday’s rain-delayed, green/white/checkered decided Heluva Good! Sour Cream Dips Sprint Cup race at the Watkins Glen International road course.
The victory was the first of Ambrose’s Sprint Cup career. It put the native of Australia into [...]

Sprint Cup Race At The Glen Moved To Monday
Sunday, Aug 14, 2011 – 17:07 | One Comment
Sprint Cup Race At The Glen Moved To Monday

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The Heluva Good! Sour Cream Dips NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Watkins Glen International was postpone because of wet weather on Sunday.
The race was rescheduled to Monday at 10 a.m. Eastern. It will be televised by ESPN.
The race never got started so the starting order will remain the same with Kyle Busch of Joe Gibbs [...]

Schatz Captures the Knoxville Nationals
Sunday, Aug 14, 2011 – 7:02 | Comments Off

Donny Schatz started 13th but finished first in the 51st annual Goodyear Knoxville Nationals on Saturday night at historic Knoxville Raceway in Knoxville, Iowa.
Schatz, who drives for the World of Outlaws team owned by two-time NASCAR Sprint Cup champion Tony Stewart, pocketed $150,000 for winning the 50-lap main event of the race which is the [...]

SunTrust Boys Win At The Glen
Saturday, Aug 13, 2011 – 19:23 | Comments Off
SunTrust Boys Win At The Glen

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Max Angelelli brought the polesitting SunTrust Wayne Taylor Racing Dallara Chevrolet home a winner in Saturday afternoon’s Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series race at Watkins Glen International.
The winning car was put on the pole by Ricky Taylor, who also drove the first stint of the Canadian Tire 200 race. Angelelli got in for the second [...]

Kurt Busch Beats Jimmie At The Glen
Saturday, Aug 13, 2011 – 16:04 | Comments Off
Kurt Busch Beats Jimmie At The Glen

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Polesitter Kurt Busch won Saturday’ afternoon’s Zippo 200 NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Watkins Glen International.
Busch, who was substituting for injured Brad Keselowski in the No. 22 Penske Racing Dodge, held off Sprint Cup sparring partner Jimmie Johnson of JR Motorsports after a green/white/checkered  restart to get the victory.
“I knew that it was going to [...]

Kyle Busch Earns Cup Pole At Watkins Glen
Saturday, Aug 13, 2011 – 12:29 | Comments Off
Kyle Busch Earns Cup Pole At Watkins Glen

Kyle Busch went out last in Saturday’s Sprint Cup qualifying session at Watkins Glen International and came home first.
Busch won the pole for Sunday’s Heluva Good! Sour Cream Dips race with a lap at 126.421 mph.
A.J. Allmendinger of Richard Petty Motorsports was second fastest in qualifying with a lap at 126.041 mph.
Third fastest was Allmendinger’s RPM [...]

Wolfe Is Up to Knoxville Challenge
Saturday, Aug 13, 2011 – 6:32 | Comments Off

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Lucas Wolfe on Friday won the Premier Chevy Dealers Knoxville World Challenge, the third of three feature events during the night before the focus quickly turns to Saturday’s 51st Goodyear Knoxville Nationals $150,000-to-win A-main.
Wolfe, a Mechanicsburg, Pa. native, has been heating up on the World of Outlaws circuit lately, but a victory at Knoxville during [...]

Taylor Gets Sixth Pole In Row
Friday, Aug 12, 2011 – 18:34 | Comments Off
Taylor Gets Sixth Pole In Row

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When it comes to qualifying for poles in the Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series, Ricky Taylor has become automatic.
Taylor’s SunTrust Chevrolet Dallara of Wayne Taylor Racing on Friday won the pole for Saturday night’s Canadian Tire 200 at Watkins Glen (N.Y.) International. It was Taylor’s sixth straight pole.
Taylor, the recently turned 22-year-old co-driver to veteran [...]

Dobmeier Wins Knoxville Qualifier
Friday, Aug 12, 2011 – 7:08 | Comments Off

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Mark Dobmeier won Thursday night’s Goodyear Knoxville Nationals qualifying event.
Dobmeier charged past World of Outlaws champion Jason Meyers on Lap 14 and held him off for the victory, putting himself solidly into the field when the green flag falls on Saturday night’s $150,000 to win main event.
“Wow, I can’t believe we’ve gotten here,” said Dobmeier, [...]

Racin’ News: Busch To Sub For Keselowski; Pocono to 400 Miles
Wednesday, Aug 10, 2011 – 15:57 | Comments Off
Racin’ News: Busch To Sub For Keselowski; Pocono to 400 Miles

In Racin’ News Today, Wednesday, August 10:
(In this package: Busch to Sub for Brad; Pocono cutting 100 miles from races; Crew members suspended.)
Kurt Busch will take the place of injured Brad Keselowski in the Nationwide Race Saturday at Watkins Glen International.
Tim Cindric of Penske Racing, the team for which both Busch and Keselowski drive [...]