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Hight On Top At Four-Wides
Friday, Apr 15, 2011 – 18:54 | Comments Off
Hight On Top At Four-Wides

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Funny Car points leader Robert Hight continued his torrid start to the 2011 season by earning the provisional No. 1 qualifying position at the VisitMyrtleBeach.com NHRA Four-Wide Nationals at zMAX Dragway.
The other provisional No. 1 qualifiers at the fourth of 22 races in the 2011 NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series season were Doug Kalitta [...]

Racin’ News: Big Field Enters Indy 500
Thursday, Apr 14, 2011 – 10:26 | Comments Off
Racin’ News: Big Field Enters Indy 500

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In racin’ news today, Thursday, April 14:
(This package includes news on: Indy 500 entires; STP headed to Kansas Speedway; Kelly Bires to driver for Gibbs; Ford GTs to Le Mans)
Four past winners and four IZOD IndyCar Series champions are among the drivers named to the 42 entries filed for the 2011 Indianapolis 500, scheduled for [...]

Power Trims Field At Barber
Sunday, Apr 10, 2011 – 17:06 | Comments Off
Power Trims Field At Barber

Will Power streaked to victory at a debris-strewn Barber Motorsports Park, winning the Honda Grand Prix of Alabama IZOD IndyCar Series race.
The Team Penske driver started from the pole and led every lap en route to the victory.
He beat runner-up Scott Dixon of Target Chip Ganassi Racing to the finish line by over 3.3 seconds.
Power [...]

Team Penske Tough In IndyCar Qualifying
Saturday, Apr 9, 2011 – 12:25 | Comments Off
Team Penske Tough In IndyCar Qualifying

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Sunday’s IZOD IndyCar Series race at Barber Motorsports Park will start with a Team Penske front row.
Will Power won the pole for the Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama on Saturday while Penske teammate Ryan Briscoe was second fastest.
“It was very tiring but we saved it until the end and put a good lap together,” [...]

Edwards The Lone Star In TMS Nationwide Race
Friday, Apr 8, 2011 – 21:50 | Comments Off
Edwards The Lone Star In TMS Nationwide Race

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Carl Edwards dominated the O’Reilly Auto Parts 300 Nationwide Series race at Texas Motor Speedway on Friday night as he led 169 laps en route to the victory.
The victory was Edwards’ first of the year in the series. It was the first for the Ford Mustang in the series.
“This is a huge night for Mustang [...]

Edwards On NNS Pole At TMS
Friday, Apr 8, 2011 – 17:02 | Comments Off
Edwards On NNS Pole At TMS

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Carl Edwards won the pole for Friday night’s Nationwide Series race at Texas Motor Speedway on Friday afternoon.
Edwards turned a fast lap at 178.938 mph in his Roush Fenway Racing Ford Fusion.
Second fastest was Brad Keselowski, the defending series champion, in a Penske Racing Dodge. His top lap was at 178.743 mph.
Starting third tonight will [...]

Garcia, Spirit Of Daytona On Grand-Am Pole
Friday, Apr 8, 2011 – 15:13 | Comments Off
Garcia, Spirit Of Daytona On Grand-Am Pole

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Antonio Garcia ran a lap of 101.368 mph (1:21.682) in the Spirit of Daytona Racing entry in Friday’s qualifying at Barber Motorsports Park to capture the pole for Saturday’s Porsche 250.
It was the first career pole in the Rolex Grand-Am Racing Series for Garcia, Spirit of Daytona Racing and the Coyote chassis.
“This is my fourth [...]

Racin’ News: Newman/Haas Lands Hinchcliffe
Tuesday, Apr 5, 2011 – 8:05 | Comments Off
Racin’ News: Newman/Haas Lands Hinchcliffe

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In racin’ news today, April 5:
(In this package: Canadian Hinchcliffe to driver for Newman/Haas; Townsend Bell and Jay Howard get Indy rides; Bruno Junqueira throws in with Foyt.)
Newman/Haas Racing announced that Canadian James Hinchcliffe will drive for the team in the North American events of the 2011 IZOD IndyCar Series season including his debut in [...]

Texas Fans Get A Traffic Plan
Tuesday, Apr 5, 2011 – 6:51 | Comments Off

Fort Worth, Texas – The Fort Worth Police Department provided a variety of traffic and highway construction updates for the public Monday pertaining to this weekend’s Samsung Mobile 500 NASCAR doubleheader at Texas Motor Speedway.
With both Friday’s O’Reilly Auto Parts 300 Nationwide Series race and Saturday’s Samsung Mobile 500 Sprint Cup Series race being the [...]

Alabama Speed Package Available
Tuesday, Apr 5, 2011 – 6:45 | Comments Off

By Info Manager
Talladega, Ala. – April promises to be a busy month for racing fans in Alabama. Both the IZOD IndyCar Series and NASCAR are scheduled to make stops in-state, with only one week and 30 miles separating the events. And $99 will buy admission to all the action.
The $99 Speed Week package, [...]