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Reports: Cup Driver Carl Edwards Is Retiring
Tuesday, Jan 10, 2017 – 12:40 | Comments Off on Reports: Cup Driver Carl Edwards Is Retiring
Reports: Cup Driver Carl Edwards Is Retiring

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Numerous media outlets are reporting Tuesday morning that Carl Edwards will not drive in NASCAR series in the upcoming season. He will reportedly be replaced at Joe Gibbs Racing by Daniel Suarez.
No reasons for the sudden and unexpected move have been reported.
JGR has scheduled a press conference for Wednesday.
Edwards, 37, spent 13 years in the […]

Midgets’ Big Boys Line Up For Chili Bowl
Tuesday, Jan 3, 2017 – 20:50 | Comments Off on Midgets’ Big Boys Line Up For Chili Bowl
Midgets’ Big Boys Line Up For Chili Bowl

A record 358 entries have been filed for the 31st edition of the Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals presented by General Tire, the annual “Mecca of Midgets” in Tulsa, Okla.
That number could grow, as entries for the Jan. 10-14 event inside the River Spirit Expo Center will be accepted until the final preliminary night on […]

Earnhardt, Hendrick Talk About Junior’s Return
Friday, Dec 9, 2016 – 16:14 | One Comment
Earnhardt, Hendrick Talk About Junior’s Return

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NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. and team owner Rick Hendrick spoke to the media in a teleconference on Friday.
They talked about Earnhardt’s health, his return to racing after missing 18 races in 2016 with concussion-like symptoms, a test held this week and much more.
The following is a transcript of the teleconference:
DALE EARNHARDT, JR.: “Well, the […]

Enders, Elite Going Back To Chevy
Thursday, Dec 8, 2016 – 18:56 | Comments Off on Enders, Elite Going Back To Chevy
Enders, Elite Going Back To Chevy

Multiple NHRA Pro Stock world champions Jeg Coughlin Jr. and Erica Enders have rejoined the Bowtie Brigade.
Elite Motorsports team-owner Richard Freeman announced at the Performance Racing Industry Show in Indianapolis that Coughlin and Enders will compete for the 2017 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series Pro Stock crown in a pair of RJ Racecars-built Chevrolet Camaros.
The […]

Earnhardt Jr. Cleared To Return To Driver’s Seat
Thursday, Dec 8, 2016 – 13:01 | Comments Off on Earnhardt Jr. Cleared To Return To Driver’s Seat
Earnhardt Jr. Cleared To Return To Driver’s Seat

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Dale Earnhardt Jr., sidelined for 18 Sprint Cup races in 2016 because of injury, will be back in the No. 88 Hendrick Motorsports car in February at Daytona International Speedway it was announced Thursday.
“I feel great, and I’m excited to officially be back,” Earnhardt, 42, said. “I expected things to go really well yesterday, and […]

New Pro Stock Camaro Unveiled
Wednesday, Dec 7, 2016 – 17:56 | Comments Off on New Pro Stock Camaro Unveiled
New Pro Stock Camaro Unveiled

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The Gen Six Chevrolet Pro Stock Camaro SS will make its public debut at the Performance Racing Industry trade show in Indianapolis on Thursday, Dec. 8.
The new model builds on the success of the championship-winning fifth-generation-based race car. Chevrolet Pro Stock Camaro drivers won 23 of 24 events during the 2016 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing […]

Sato Joins Andretti
Friday, Dec 2, 2016 – 17:38 | Comments Off on Sato Joins Andretti
Sato Joins Andretti

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Open-wheel veteran Takuma Sato has joined Andretti Autosport for the 2017 Verizon IndyCar Series season.
Sato, who spent the last four seasons driving for A.J. Foyt Racing, replaces Carlos Munoz in the No. 26 Honda. In what played-out as an unintended driver swap, the 24-year-old Munoz joined Foyt’s Texas-based team last month as driver of the […]

Monster Energy Replaces Sprint
Thursday, Dec 1, 2016 – 17:12 | Comments Off on Monster Energy Replaces Sprint
Monster Energy Replaces Sprint

NASCAR announced Thursday that Monster Energy drink will become the entitlement sponsor of its premier series.
Press releases from NASCAR did not say what the name of the series would be. Some media reports had asserted that the word “Cup” would be dropped.
Cup has been attached to the name of the series since R.J. Reynolds tobacco’s […]

Jeff Gordon To Drive Cadillac In Rolex 24
Thursday, Dec 1, 2016 – 16:20 | Comments Off on Jeff Gordon To Drive Cadillac In Rolex 24
Jeff Gordon To Drive Cadillac In Rolex 24

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Jeff Gordon is headed back to Daytona International Speedway for yet another post-NASCAR-retirement drive as it was announced Thursday that the four-time Sprint Cup champion will drive in the 2017 Rolex 24 sports car race.
Gordon will share the drivers seat of the No. 10 Cadillac DPi-V.R with members of Wayne Taylor Racing.
His co-drivers in the […]

Porsche Dismisses Dumas, Lieb
Friday, Nov 25, 2016 – 10:38 | Comments Off on Porsche Dismisses Dumas, Lieb
Porsche Dismisses Dumas, Lieb

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A lot of wonderful perks go along with winning the overall championship at Le Mans and the World Endurance Championship title. Apparently keeping your job is not one of those perks.
Porsche announced this week that Romain Dumas and Marc Lieb would not be back as drivers of the team’s LMP1 919 Hybrid next season.
Pro forma, […]