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Racin’ News: Recuperating A.J. Foyt To Miss St. Pete
Saturday, Mar 26, 2011 – 10:17 | Comments Off on Racin’ News: Recuperating A.J. Foyt To Miss St. Pete
Racin’ News: Recuperating A.J. Foyt To Miss St. Pete

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In racin’ news today, Saturday, March 26:
(In this package – A.J. Foyt to miss St. Pete; Davey Hamilton to driver for Dreyer & Reinbold; Dan Wheldon gets ride for the 500; Marcus Gronholm flying high. This package will be updated as news develops today.)
Larry Foyt will be calling the shots this weekend for the ABC […]

Montoya Sets The Pace In Sprint Cup Qualifying
Friday, Mar 25, 2011 – 20:27 | Comments Off on Montoya Sets The Pace In Sprint Cup Qualifying
Montoya Sets The Pace In Sprint Cup Qualifying

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Juan Pablo Montoya won the pole for Sunday’s Auto Club Sprint Cup race at Auto Club Speedway with a lap at 184.653 mph on Friday.
The pole was the sixth of Montoya’s career. His last pole came at Talladega last October.
Montoya, driving an Earnhardt-Ganassi Racing Chevrolet, heads into Sunday’s race eighth in points – 20 behind leader […]

Power Powerful In St. Pete
Friday, Mar 25, 2011 – 19:44 | Comments Off on Power Powerful In St. Pete
Power Powerful In St. Pete

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Team Penske’s Will Power pace the first day of practice for Sunday’s Grand Prix of St. Petersburg on Friday.
Power, the defending champion in St. Petersburg, topped the speed chart with a lap of 1 minute, 3.3759 seconds late in the hour-long afternoon session on the 1.8-mile, 14-turn street course.
“I was very surprised to be P1, […]

TRG To Jump To Fords
Friday, Mar 25, 2011 – 19:19 | Comments Off on TRG To Jump To Fords
TRG To Jump To Fords

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Mooresville, N.C. – NASCAR team-owner Kevin Buckler has confirmed that his TRG Motorsports Sprint Cup Series team will switch from Chevrolet Impalas to Ford Fusions supplied by Roush Fenway Racing beginning at Texas Motor Speedway next month.
Additionally, power will be provided by Roush/Yates Engines beginning with practice and qualifying for the Samsung Mobile 500 in […]

Busch Adds Another Victory At Bristol
Saturday, Mar 19, 2011 – 15:28 | Comments Off on Busch Adds Another Victory At Bristol
Busch Adds Another Victory At Bristol

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Kyle Busch was, well, Kyle Busch at Bristol Motor Speedway on Saturday as he won the Nationwide Series race with relative ease.
Busch, who swept three races in one weekend at Bristol last year, beat Kasey Kahne to the finish line by .5 seconds in the Scotts Easy Seed 300 Saturday.
He led 266 laps in getting […]

McMurray, Dixon Trade Places
Thursday, Mar 17, 2011 – 6:39 | Comments Off on McMurray, Dixon Trade Places
McMurray, Dixon Trade Places

A swap meet of sorts was held in Alabama on Wednesday.
That’s where IndyCar driver Scott Dixon and NASCAR’s Jamie McMurray traded rides. Dixon took the wheel of McMurray’s car at Talladega Superspeedway while McMurray took the wheel of Dixon’s Indy car at Barber Motorsports Park near Birmingham.
The following is a transcript of a press conference […]

Castroneves, Penske Ace Test
Tuesday, Mar 15, 2011 – 19:26 | Comments Off on Castroneves, Penske Ace Test
Castroneves, Penske Ace Test

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The two-day IZOD IndyCar Series open test at Barber Motorsports Park started and ended with Team Penske in the spotlight.
Penske driver Helio Castroneves had top lap in Tuesday’s portion of the test on the 2.38-mile, 17-turn Barber Motorsports Park course.
Castroneves’ best lap (his 48th of 52) of 1 minute, 11.943 seconds in the No. 3 […]

Peugeot Looking Racy at Sebring
Tuesday, Mar 15, 2011 – 6:53 | One Comment
Peugeot Looking Racy at Sebring

Peugeot eased out to a quick start at Sebring on Monday, but was closely followed by its long-time foil Audi.
A new factory Peugeot 908 – driven by Franck Montagny, Stephane Sarrazin and Pedro Lamy – turned a best lap of 1:47.678 (123.702 mph) during the first of two four-hour sessions in the lead-up to the […]

Petty And Andretti Headed Back To Indy
Monday, Mar 14, 2011 – 13:21 | One Comment
Petty And Andretti Headed Back To Indy

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Richard Petty, it appears, is hooked on the Indianapolis 500.
It was announced Monday that Andretti Autosport  will again join forces with co-entrant Richard Petty Motorsports and primary sponsor Window World, Inc., to field an entry for IndyCar veteran John Andretti in this year’s 100 anniversary edition of the Indianapolis 500.
John Andretti, who has made 11 […]

Worsham Gets First Top Fuel Win
Sunday, Mar 13, 2011 – 17:52 | Comments Off on Worsham Gets First Top Fuel Win
Worsham Gets First Top Fuel Win

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Del Worsham defeated seven-time champion Tony “The Sarge” Schumacher in the Top Fuel final round of the 42nd annual Tire Kingdom NHRA Gatornationals Sunday at Gainesville Raceway in Gainesville, Fla.
In doing so, Worsham became the 15th driver in NHRA history to win races in Top Fuel and Funny Car.
The other winners at the second of 22 […]