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Busch Adds Another Victory At Bristol
Saturday, Mar 19, 2011 – 15:28 | Comments Off
Busch Adds Another Victory At Bristol

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Kyle Busch was, well, Kyle Busch at Bristol Motor Speedway on Saturday as he won the Nationwide Series race with relative ease.
Busch, who swept three races in one weekend at Bristol last year, beat Kasey Kahne to the finish line by .5 seconds in the Scotts Easy Seed 300 Saturday.
He led 266 laps in getting [...]

McMurray, Dixon Trade Places
Thursday, Mar 17, 2011 – 6:39 | Comments Off
McMurray, Dixon Trade Places

A swap meet of sorts was held in Alabama on Wednesday.
That’s where IndyCar driver Scott Dixon and NASCAR’s Jamie McMurray traded rides. Dixon took the wheel of McMurray’s car at Talladega Superspeedway while McMurray took the wheel of Dixon’s Indy car at Barber Motorsports Park near Birmingham.
The following is a transcript of a press conference [...]

Castroneves, Penske Ace Test
Tuesday, Mar 15, 2011 – 19:26 | Comments Off
Castroneves, Penske Ace Test

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The two-day IZOD IndyCar Series open test at Barber Motorsports Park started and ended with Team Penske in the spotlight.
Penske driver Helio Castroneves had top lap in Tuesday’s portion of the test on the 2.38-mile, 17-turn Barber Motorsports Park course.
Castroneves’ best lap (his 48th of 52) of 1 minute, 11.943 seconds in the No. 3 [...]

Peugeot Looking Racy at Sebring
Tuesday, Mar 15, 2011 – 6:53 | One Comment
Peugeot Looking Racy at Sebring

Peugeot eased out to a quick start at Sebring on Monday, but was closely followed by its long-time foil Audi.
A new factory Peugeot 908 – driven by Franck Montagny, Stephane Sarrazin and Pedro Lamy – turned a best lap of 1:47.678 (123.702 mph) during the first of two four-hour sessions in the lead-up to the [...]

Petty And Andretti Headed Back To Indy
Monday, Mar 14, 2011 – 13:21 | One Comment
Petty And Andretti Headed Back To Indy

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Richard Petty, it appears, is hooked on the Indianapolis 500.
It was announced Monday that Andretti Autosport  will again join forces with co-entrant Richard Petty Motorsports and primary sponsor Window World, Inc., to field an entry for IndyCar veteran John Andretti in this year’s 100 anniversary edition of the Indianapolis 500.
John Andretti, who has made 11 [...]

Worsham Gets First Top Fuel Win
Sunday, Mar 13, 2011 – 17:52 | Comments Off
Worsham Gets First Top Fuel Win

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Del Worsham defeated seven-time champion Tony “The Sarge” Schumacher in the Top Fuel final round of the 42nd annual Tire Kingdom NHRA Gatornationals Sunday at Gainesville Raceway in Gainesville, Fla.
In doing so, Worsham became the 15th driver in NHRA history to win races in Top Fuel and Funny Car.
The other winners at the second of 22 [...]

Dollansky Pockets Silver Dollar Win
Sunday, Mar 13, 2011 – 8:35 | Comments Off

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Craig Dollansky drove away from the field on Saturday night in the 35-lap Mini Gold Cup at Silver Dollar Speedway in Chino, Calif.
“This truly is a team effort,” said Dollansky, a native of Elk River, Minn., who led all 35 laps to win in his Big Game Treestands/ Aggressive Hydraulics Maxim. “We had a few [...]

Kahne Trucks To Win In Darlington
Saturday, Mar 12, 2011 – 19:28 | Comments Off
Kahne Trucks To Win In Darlington

Kasey Kaney led the most laps and won the Too Tough To Tame 200 Camping World Truck Series race at Darlington Raceway Saturday evening.
Kahne, making just his fourth start in the series, was driving a truck owned by Kyle Busch Motorsports.
He led 96 of the 147 laps.
It was Kahne’s third  victory in those four truck [...]

Hagan Stays Hot In Florida
Friday, Mar 11, 2011 – 18:36 | Comments Off
Hagan Stays Hot In Florida

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Matt Hagan continued his torrid run dating back to the end of last year by earning the provisional No. 1 qualifier spot in Funny Car on the first day of qualifying at the 42nd annual Tire Kingdom NHRA Gatornationals Friday in Gainsville, Fla.
The other provisional No. 1 qualifiers at the second of 22 races in [...]

Martin Wins As Favorites Fall In Las Vegas
Saturday, Mar 5, 2011 – 17:37 | One Comment
Martin Wins As Favorites Fall In Las Vegas

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Mark Martin, who inherited the lead when leader Brad Keselowski popped a tire and sideswiped the wall on he last lap, won the Sam’s Club 300 Nationwide Series Race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Saturday.
The victory was the 49th in the series for Martin.
Justin Allgaier finished second, Keselowski third and Danica Patrick fourth.
Patrick, who [...]