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Hagan Earns Funny Car Pole With Record Run
Sunday, Sep 27, 2015 – 7:19 | Comments Off on Hagan Earns Funny Car Pole With Record Run
Hagan Earns Funny Car Pole With Record Run

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Matt Hagan continued his pursuit of a third Funny Car world championship Saturday as he powered to the pole position with a track-record performance during the fourth annual AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals at Gateway Motorsports Park in Madison, Ill.
Steve Torrence (Top Fuel), Greg Anderson (Pro Stock) and Jerry Savoie (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also will […]

Dillon Wins Landmark Truck Race
Saturday, Sep 26, 2015 – 18:27 | Comments Off on Dillon Wins Landmark Truck Race
Dillon Wins Landmark Truck Race

NASCAR Wire Service
The milestone 500th race in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series produced important “firsts” for two key figures on the winning team.
When Austin Dillon took the checkered flag in Saturday’s UNOH 175 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, he delivered the first victory in the series to both team owner Maurice Gallagher of GMS […]

Dixon Races To P1, Gets Lost At Gateway
Saturday, Sep 26, 2015 – 7:21 | Comments Off on Dixon Races To P1, Gets Lost At Gateway
Dixon Races To P1, Gets Lost At Gateway

Three-time NHRA Top Fuel world champion Larry Dixon raced into the qualifying lead – and then needed directions to find the media center – during Friday’s opening day of time trials for the fourth annual AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals in Madison, Ill.
Jack Beckman (Funny Car), Greg Anderson (Pro Stock) and Jerry Savoie (Pro […]

Edwards Claims Pole In Loudon
Friday, Sep 25, 2015 – 16:58 | Comments Off on Edwards Claims Pole In Loudon
Edwards Claims Pole In Loudon

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Carl Edwards won the pole for Sunday’s Sprint Cup Series race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on Friday afternoon.
The Joe Gibbs Racing driver’s pole-winning lap came at 137.980 mph and in 27.604 seconds at the New Hampshire mile oval.
Edwards is on of the 16 drivers competing in the 10-race Chase playoffs, the second of which […]

NHRA Retreats On Oil Down Penalties
Tuesday, Sep 22, 2015 – 19:15 | Comments Off on NHRA Retreats On Oil Down Penalties
NHRA Retreats On Oil Down Penalties

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NHRA is reducing the penalties for oil downs on the track effective immediately.
In a press release issued Tuesday evening, the NHRA announced: Until further notice, escalating penalties for oildowns will be capped at $3,000 ($1,000 for first violation, $2,000 for second violation, and $3,000 for third and after), instead of the previous system which had […]

Brown Countdown Pursuit Off To Big Start In North Carolina
Sunday, Sep 20, 2015 – 19:33 | Comments Off on Brown Countdown Pursuit Off To Big Start In North Carolina
Brown Countdown Pursuit Off To Big Start In North Carolina

Antron Brown raced to a historic Top Fuel victory Sunday at the NHRA Carolina Nationals by outrunning rival J.R. Todd in the first final round to be contested by African-American drivers in NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series history.
Meanwhile in Pro Stock at zMAX Dragway, NHRA’s strong competitor diversity also was showcased in impressive fashion […]

Kyle Busch Wins Battle of JGR Drivers At Chicagoland
Sunday, Sep 20, 2015 – 6:48 | Comments Off on Kyle Busch Wins Battle of JGR Drivers At Chicagoland
Kyle Busch Wins Battle of JGR Drivers At Chicagoland

NASCAR Wire Service
Kyle Busch surged ahead of teammate Matt Kenseth with a crossover move on the next-to-last lap and won the Furious 7 300 NASCAR XFINITY Series race by .791 seconds at Chicagoland Speedway Saturday night.
The two JGR cars were the clear class of the field, but after they swapped the lead three times on […]

Millican Continues Spoiler Role In zMAX Qualifying
Saturday, Sep 19, 2015 – 18:29 | Comments Off on Millican Continues Spoiler Role In zMAX Qualifying
Millican Continues Spoiler Role In zMAX Qualifying

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Countdown playoff spoiler Clay Millican earned his first No. 1 qualifying position in more than two years Saturday at the NHRA Carolina Nationals at zMAX Dragway.
Tommy Johnson Jr. (Funny Car), Greg Anderson (Pro Stock) and Eddie Krawiec (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also will lead their categories into Sunday’s noon eliminations as No. 1 qualifiers in the […]

Johnson Jr. Rolls On In Carolina Nationals Qualifying
Saturday, Sep 19, 2015 – 6:51 | Comments Off on Johnson Jr. Rolls On In Carolina Nationals Qualifying
Johnson Jr. Rolls On In Carolina Nationals Qualifying

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Tommy Johnson Jr., who has quietly had one of the most consistent Funny Cars of the season, raced to the qualifying lead Friday at the NHRA Carolina Nationals at zMAX Dragway.
Clay Millican (Top Fuel), Greg Anderson (Pro Stock) and Jerry Savoie (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were qualifying leaders at the opening round of the Mello […]

Harvick Takes Pole After Rain Ditches Qualifying At Chicagoland
Friday, Sep 18, 2015 – 18:41 | Comments Off on Harvick Takes Pole After Rain Ditches Qualifying At Chicagoland
Harvick Takes Pole After Rain Ditches Qualifying At Chicagoland

Kevin Harvick will start the 2015 Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup from the pole position after qualifying for the Chase’s opening race at Chicagoland Speedway was canceled because of rain.
Also rained out was the Camping World Truck Race that was scheduled for Friday evening.
Harvick earned the Coors Light Pole position for Sunday’s MyAFibRisk.com 400 (3 […]