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NASCAR Class of 2012 HOF Nominees Released
Wednesday, Apr 20, 2011 – 7:14 | One Comment
NASCAR Class of 2012 HOF Nominees Released

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NASCAR announced Tuesday the list of 25 nominees for the NASCAR Hall of Fame’s third induction class to be enshrined in January 2012. From that list, five inductees will be elected by the NASCAR Hall of Fame Voting Panel, which includes a nationwide fan vote on NASCAR.COM.
Of the 25 nominees, 20 return from last year’s […]

Conway Wins Long Beach On Late Pass
Sunday, Apr 17, 2011 – 17:23 | Comments Off on Conway Wins Long Beach On Late Pass
Conway Wins Long Beach On Late Pass

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Mike Conway passed Ryan Briscoe for the lead with 13 laps to go and went on  to win Sunday’s IZOD IndyCar Series Toyota Grand Prix race through the streets of Long Beach, Calif.
The pass came just two laps after Conway’s Andretti Autosport teammate, slowed and left the track with a mechanical problem while battling Briscoe […]

Johnson Wins Four-Wide Talladega Drag Race
Sunday, Apr 17, 2011 – 17:00 | One Comment
Johnson Wins Four-Wide Talladega Drag Race

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Jimmie Johnson, with Dale Earnhardt Jr. pushing, slipped past Clint Bowyer and his wing man Kevin Harvick at the finish line on the final lap and won the Aaron’s 499
Sprint Cup race at Talladega Superspeedway on Sunday afternoon.
The margin of victory was .002 seconds.
And that was the margin between first and second. There were six […]

Worsham Stays Hot, Winning The Four-Wides
Sunday, Apr 17, 2011 – 16:39 | Comments Off on Worsham Stays Hot, Winning The Four-Wides
Worsham Stays Hot, Winning The Four-Wides

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Del Worsham, Jack Beckman and Greg Anderson emerged as winners of the VisitMyrtleBeach.com Four-Wide Nationals at zMAX Dragway in Concord, N.C. Sunday afternoon.
Worsham won the Top Fuel portion of the event, edging Al-Anabi Racing teammate and defending champion, Larry Dixon.
Worsham gave up four thousandths to Dixon at the starting line (.064 to .068), but he […]

Busch Wins ‘Crazy’ Talladega Nationwide Series race
Saturday, Apr 16, 2011 – 17:18 | 3 Comments
Busch Wins ‘Crazy’ Talladega Nationwide Series race

Kyle Busch won the Aaron’s 312 Nationwide Series race at Talladega Superspeedway on Saturday afternoon and in restrictor-plate racing 2011 style, got essential help from drafting partner  Joey Logano.
Logano finished second.
Joe Nemechek finished third and Brad Keselowski was fourth.
Elliott Sadler, the polesitter, was fifth and Daytona 500 winner Trevor Bayne was sixth.
The race was wild […]

Penske Crew Running Strong In Long Beach
Saturday, Apr 16, 2011 – 8:19 | Comments Off on Penske Crew Running Strong In Long Beach
Penske Crew Running Strong In Long Beach

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Team Penske teammates Ryan Briscoe and Will Power topped the combined practice (two sessions) time chart as IZOD IndyCar Series drivers prepared for three rounds of qualifications for the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach.
Briscoe, whose top-five starts in the first two races have been negated by contact, turned a lap of 1 minute, 10.7403 […]

Hight On Top At Four-Wides
Friday, Apr 15, 2011 – 18:54 | Comments Off on Hight On Top At Four-Wides
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 on Racin’ News: Big Field Enters Indy 500
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 on Power Trims Field At Barber
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 on Team Penske Tough In IndyCar Qualifying
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,” […]