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Pruett, Rojas Win At The Glen
Saturday, Jun 5, 2010 – 22:39 | Comments Off
Pruett, Rojas Win At The Glen

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Five days after a three-race Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series winning streak ended in a first-lap crash, Scott Pruett and Memo Rojas started a new streak Saturday in the No. 01 TELMEX BMW Riley by scoring their third consecutive victory in the Sahlen’s Six Hours of The Glen.
Pruett led the final 30 of 191 laps [...]

Dixon Leads Qualifying In Joliet
Saturday, Jun 5, 2010 – 19:26 | Comments Off
Dixon Leads Qualifying In Joliet

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JOLIET, Ill. – Larry Dixon strengthened his points lead in Top Fuel as he raced to the No. 1 qualifier at the United Association Route 66 NHRA Nationals.
Robert Hight, Mike Edwards and Craig Treble also took the top spots in their respective categories at the 10th of 23 events on the NHRA Full Throttle Drag [...]

Jac Back On Top At Knoxville
Saturday, Jun 5, 2010 – 8:10 | Comments Off

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With a trio of Hall of Famers competing in the inaugural Hall of Fame Classic Presented by Mediacom for the World of Outlaws at the legendary Knoxville Raceway, it was only fitting that one of them was in Victory Lane at the end of the night on Friday.
Jac Haudenschild, a 2009 inductee into the National [...]

Hight Stays Hot In Funny Car
Saturday, Jun 5, 2010 – 7:39 | Comments Off
Hight Stays Hot In Funny Car

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Funny Car driver Robert Hight continued his streak of success as he took the provisional No. 1 qualifier as rain shortened Friday qualifying to just one session at the United Association Route 66 NHRA Nationals at Route 66 Raceway in Joliet, Ill.
Larry Dixon, Mike Edwards and Craig Treble also took the provisional top spots in [...]

Pruett Roars To Pole At The Glen
Friday, Jun 4, 2010 – 17:09 | Comments Off
Pruett Roars To Pole At The Glen

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Scott Pruett shattered the Watkins Glen International track record Friday to capture the pole position for Saturday’s Sahlen’s Six Hours of The Glen Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series
Pruett ran a lap of 1:40.562 (121.716 mph) in the No. 01 TELMEX BMW/Riley, and will join Jon Fogarty on the front row when the green flag waves [...]

Kyle Busch On Pocono Pole
Friday, Jun 4, 2010 – 16:27 | Comments Off
Kyle Busch On Pocono Pole

Kyle Busch captured the pole for Sunday’s Pocono 500 at Pocono Raceway when he turned a lap at 169.485 mph in Sprint Cup qualifying Friday afternoon.
The pole was the second of the season for Busch, who is second in series points, 29 behind Kevin Harvick. His other pole came at Richmond International Raceway on May [...]

Burton Talks About Kyle Busch
Friday, Jun 4, 2010 – 15:48 | One Comment
Burton Talks About Kyle Busch

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Jeff Burton met with the media on Friday for the first time since his confrontation with Kyle Busch in the pits at Charlotte Motor Speedway last Sunday.
Here is an excerpt from Burton’s press conference:
WHAT IS YOUR PERSPECTIVE ON THE INCIDENT WITH KYLE BUSCH AND HAVE YOU SPOKE WITH HIM?:  “We haven’t talked, not because I’m [...]

AMS Adds to Race Weekend Events
Friday, Jun 4, 2010 – 7:40 | Comments Off

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HAMPTON, Ga.– Atlanta Motor Speedway has added a 150-lap late-model race and pre-race concert with Drivin’ N Cryin’ to Friday, Sept. 3 as part of the track’s Labor Day NASCAR night racing weekend.
The event will feature a 150-lap format on Atlanta Motor Speedway’s quarter-mile “Thunder Ring” and is sanctioned by the Southern Superstars Short Track [...]

Tatnell Goes Distance In Knoxville
Friday, Jun 4, 2010 – 6:48 | Comments Off

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Brooke Tatnell  wired the field at Knoxville Raceway and held off a very hard charging Jason Meyers and Sammy Swindell at the end of the 25-lapper to score his first World of Outlaws win since 2008 and make up for his near miss at Knoxville two years ago.
Tatnell got the jump at the start to [...]

Villeneuve Hired By Braun
Wednesday, Jun 2, 2010 – 10:26 | One Comment
Villeneuve Hired By Braun

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Braun Racing has announced that former Formula One World Champion Jacques Villeneuve will drive the No. 32 Dollar General Toyota in the upcoming NASCAR Nationwide Series’ inaugural event at Road America (Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin) and at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve in Montreal, Canada.
Villeneuve earned his first career CART Series win at Elkhart Lake and the return [...]