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Porsche Hybrid To Debut At Laguna Seca
Friday, Aug 5, 2011 – 10:55 | Comments Off on Porsche Hybrid To Debut At Laguna Seca
Porsche Hybrid To Debut At Laguna Seca

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Porsche Motorsport announced that its Porsche 911 GT3 R Hybrid Version 2.0 will make its racing debut on Sept. 17 at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca.
The racing of Porsche’s hybrid racer at the 24 Hours of Nuerburgring last month was impressive. The car posted the same lap times as its top rivals yet used less fuel. […]

INDYCAR Puts Three On Probation
Tuesday, Aug 2, 2011 – 18:21 | Comments Off on INDYCAR Puts Three On Probation
INDYCAR Puts Three On Probation

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INDYCAR officials have placed drivers Mike Conway, Ryan Hunter-Reay and Alex Tagliani on probation through Dec. 31, 2011 for multiple instances of initiating avoidable contact during IZOD IndyCar Series events this season.
“We are disappointed in these actions, which have exhibited a pattern of driving that endangers on-track safety and adversely affects competition,” said Brian Barnhart, […]

Brown Clinches Spot In Countdown
Sunday, Jul 31, 2011 – 22:26 | Comments Off on Brown Clinches Spot In Countdown
Brown Clinches Spot In Countdown

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Antron Brown raced to his third Top Fuel victory of the season Sunday at Infineon Raceway and clinched a berth in the Full Throttle Countdown to the Championship, NHRA’s playoffs.
Ron Capps (Funny Car), Greg Anderson (Pro Stock) and LE Tonglet (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were winners at the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series event.
Brown […]

Force New No. 1 At No. 1 Qualifying
Saturday, Jul 30, 2011 – 19:26 | Comments Off on Force New No. 1 At No. 1 Qualifying
Force New No. 1 At No. 1 Qualifying

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John Force’s assault on the NHRA’s record book continued Saturday when became series’ all-time leader in No. 1 qualifying positions by racing to the top spot in Funny Car Saturday at the FRAM / Autolite NHRA Nationals at Infineon Raceway.
Tony Schumacher (Top Fuel), Allen Johnson (Pro Stock) and Hector Arana Jr. (Pro Stock Motorcycle) […]

Force Has Record Run At Infineon
Saturday, Jul 30, 2011 – 11:41 | Comments Off on Force Has Record Run At Infineon
Force Has Record Run At Infineon

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John Force’s Western Swing fling continued Friday when he raced to an Infineon Raceway track record performance to lead Funny Car qualifying Friday at the FRAM/Autolite NHRA Nationals.
Tony Schumacher (Top Fuel), Allen Johnson (Pro Stock) and Hector Arana Jr. (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were qualifying leaders at the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series event.
Force […]

Stewart Wins First-Ever Outlaw Race
Thursday, Jul 28, 2011 – 6:00 | Comments Off on Stewart Wins First-Ever Outlaw Race
Stewart Wins First-Ever Outlaw Race

Tony Stewart  fought off  Sammy Swindell at Ohsweken Speedway to capture the first World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series victory of his career in front of a huge crowd at the Canadian track south of Hamilton, Ontario.
“Wow, this is big,” said Stewart, of Rushville, Ind. “I saw Sammy dive below me once and that was […]

Racin’ News: New Cup Crew Chief For Jeff Burton
Monday, Jul 25, 2011 – 13:08 | Comments Off on Racin’ News: New Cup Crew Chief For Jeff Burton
Racin’ News: New Cup Crew Chief For Jeff Burton

Racin’ news today, Monday, July 26:
(In this package – New crew chief for Burton; Cal Wells out at Waltrip)
Luke Lambert has been named interim crew chief for Richard Childress Racing’s No. 31 Caterpillar/Chevrolet team with driver Jeff Burton in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. Lambert replaces veteran crew chief Todd Berrier.
“Todd has been an important […]

Dollansky Wins At Lebanon Valley
Monday, Jul 25, 2011 – 7:12 | Comments Off on Dollansky Wins At Lebanon Valley

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Craig Dollansky won for a World of Outlaws series-leading sixth time this year when he took the A Main Sunday night at Lebanon Valley Speedway in West Lebanon Valley, N.Y.
After a rough start to the season, Dollansky has turned up the heat this summer in the Big Game Treestands Maxim. On Sunday night, with a […]

Force Gets First Victory of 2011
Sunday, Jul 24, 2011 – 18:48 | Comments Off on Force Gets First Victory of 2011
Force Gets First Victory of 2011

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John Force got his first Funny Car victory of the season Sunday when he won the Mopar Mile High NHRA Nationals in Morrison, Colo.
Also winning at Bandimere Speedway were Spencer Massey in Top Fuel, Mike Edwards in Pro Stock and Karen Stoffer in Pro Stock Motorcycles.
Force, the defending Funny Car champion, beat Matt Hagan, who […]

Will Power Wins In Edmonton
Sunday, Jul 24, 2011 – 15:50 | Comments Off on Will Power Wins In Edmonton
Will Power Wins In Edmonton

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Will Power held off Team Penske teammate Helio Castroneves to get the victory in the IndyCar Series race in Edmonton, Alberta on Sunday.
Finishing third on the revamped road course at the city’s airport, was points leader Dario Franchitti of Target Chip Ganassi Racing.
The victory was the fourth of the season for Power.
Tony Kanaan of KV […]