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Power Wins Another Pole
Saturday, Apr 28, 2012 – 17:04 | Comments Off on Power Wins Another Pole
Power Wins Another Pole

Will Power gave Team Penske its fourth consecutive pole of the season Saturday when he was fastest in qualifying for the Itaipava São Paulo Indy 300 presented by Nestle in Brazil.
Power set an event qualifying record in the process.
Power posted a lap of 1 minute, 21.4045 seconds with about 3 minutes left in the Firestone […]

INDYCAR Slams Panther Boss
Saturday, Apr 28, 2012 – 9:25 | Comments Off on INDYCAR Slams Panther Boss
INDYCAR Slams Panther Boss

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INDYCAR has fined and placed Panther Racing CEO and managing partner John Barnes on probation through Dec. 31 for posting a comment using improper or disparaging language in reference to INDYCAR on his Twitter account. The amount of the fine is $25,000.
Pursuant to Rule 9.3.1.8 of the 2012 IZOD IndyCar Series rulebook: Using improper, profane […]

Pedregon Cruises To Provisional NHRA Pole In Baytown
Friday, Apr 27, 2012 – 20:53 | Comments Off on Pedregon Cruises To Provisional NHRA Pole In Baytown
Pedregon Cruises To Provisional NHRA Pole In Baytown

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Two-time NHRA Funny Car world champion Cruz Pedregon raced to the qualifying lead Friday at the O’Reilly Auto Parts NHRA Spring Nationals presented by Super Start Batteries at Royal Purple Raceway.
Morgan Lucas (Top Fuel), Allen Johnson (Pro Stock) and Eddie Krawiec (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were qualifying leaders in their categories at the NHRA Full […]

Kurt Busch Gets Kyle Busch His First NNS Victory
Friday, Apr 27, 2012 – 20:38 | Comments Off on Kurt Busch Gets Kyle Busch His First NNS Victory
Kurt Busch Gets Kyle Busch His First NNS Victory

Kurt Busch banged doors with Denny Hamlin for the lead over the final lap and slid across the finish line first by inches to win the Virginia 529 College Savings 250 NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Richmond International Raceway Friday night.
Busch’s victory was his first of the season and the first ever for a Kyle […]

Martin Claims Sprint Cup Pole At Richmond
Friday, Apr 27, 2012 – 17:41 | Comments Off on Martin Claims Sprint Cup Pole At Richmond
Martin Claims Sprint Cup Pole At Richmond

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Mark Martin will start from the pole in Saturday night’s Capital City 400 Sprint Cup race at Richmond International Raceway after laying down the fastest lap during Friday’s qualifying session.
The pole is the second of the season for the Michael Waltrip Racing driver as he also qualified No. 1 for the race at Phoenix International Raceway.
Martin’s […]

Delta Wing Adds A Third Driver For Le Mans
Thursday, Apr 26, 2012 – 6:55 | Comments Off on Delta Wing Adds A Third Driver For Le Mans
Delta Wing Adds A Third Driver For Le Mans

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Nissan and NISMO Japanese Super GT star Satoshi Motoyama has joined the Nissan DeltaWing driving squad for this summer’s 24 Hours of Le Mans.
A triple Japanese Super GT champion, Motoyama will co-drive with Marino Franchitti of Scotland and German Michael Krumm, who won the 2003 JGTC (formerly SUPER GT) title with Motoyama.
The Nissan DeltaWing is […]

Decision Made: Bristol To Undergo Another Reconfiguration
Wednesday, Apr 25, 2012 – 14:31 | Comments Off on Decision Made: Bristol To Undergo Another Reconfiguration
Decision Made: Bristol To Undergo Another Reconfiguration

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Officials at Bristol Motor Speedway announced Wednesday that their track will be reconfigured.
Less than a month after fan feedback convinced him to make changes to the concrete surface at Bristol, Bruton Smith, Chairman and CEO of Speedway Motorsports, announced his plans for significant modifications to the track.
“I said when this process began last month that I […]

INDYCAR To Hear GM Protest
Tuesday, Apr 24, 2012 – 17:46 | Comments Off on INDYCAR To Hear GM Protest
INDYCAR To Hear GM Protest

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INDYCAR, sanctioning body for the IZOD IndyCar Series, has scheduled a hearing for a protest filed by General Motors (GM) regarding INDYCAR’s April 18 decision to approve use of a 0.74 A/R compressor cover for the single turbocharger.
The hearing will take place Thursday in Indianapolis.
Honda and Lotus have been invited to participate in the hearing […]

Power Wins First-Quarter Driver Of The Year Award
Tuesday, Apr 24, 2012 – 8:37 | Comments Off on Power Wins First-Quarter Driver Of The Year Award
Power Wins First-Quarter Driver Of The Year Award

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The IndyCar Series’ Will Power was named winner of the Driver of the Year panel’s first-quarter award, it was announced Tuesday morning.
Power edged NHRA Funny Car driver Robert Hight by a single point to earn the award, which goes to the top driver in United States-based racing series. It is voted upon by a panel […]

Loaded Indianapolis 500 Schedule Released
Tuesday, Apr 24, 2012 – 7:28 | Comments Off on Loaded Indianapolis 500 Schedule Released
Loaded Indianapolis 500 Schedule Released

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The 96th Indianapolis 500 will offer 12 days of varied on-track action featuring the IZOD IndyCar Series and Firestone Indy Lights, and two special days of fan-friendly activities during the Month of May at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Opening Day is Saturday, May 12. Pole Day is Saturday, May 19, followed by Bump Day, Sunday, May 20. […]