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Logano Holds Off Edwards To Win At Kentucky
Saturday, Jun 12, 2010 – 22:03 | Comments Off on Logano Holds Off Edwards To Win At Kentucky
Logano Holds Off Edwards To Win At Kentucky

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Joey Logano made headlines Saturday night for the right reasons.
Logano won his first Nationwide Series race of the season Friday night when he captured the Meijer 300 at Kentucky Speedway.
The victory was the seventh of Logano’s career in the series. It was his third from the pole at Kentucky.
It came a weekend after he was […]

Cory Mac’s Big Run Stands
Saturday, Jun 12, 2010 – 18:10 | Comments Off on Cory Mac’s Big Run Stands
Cory Mac’s Big Run Stands

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Cory McClenathan secured the top qualifying position when his quickest pass in NHRA Full Throttle Series history from Friday wasn’t threatened on Saturday as qualifying concluded at the 41st annual NHRA Supernationals.
In fact, there were no changes in any of the other three categories either as Robert Hight (Funny Car), Mike Edwards (Pro Stock) and […]

Almirola Wins Truck Race At MIS
Saturday, Jun 12, 2010 – 15:47 | Comments Off on Almirola Wins Truck Race At MIS
Almirola Wins Truck Race At MIS

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Aric Almirola took the lead with seven laps to go and went on to hold off Todd Bodine and Kyle Busch to win Saturday’s Camping World Truck Series VFW 200 at Michigan International Speedway.
The victory was the second of the season and career for Almirola, who also won at Dover.
The victory, which came in the […]

Bittersweet Day For NHRA
Saturday, Jun 12, 2010 – 7:11 | Comments Off on Bittersweet Day For NHRA
Bittersweet Day For NHRA

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Cory McClenathan ran the quickest 1,000-foot pass in history on a somber day at the 41st annual NHRA SuperNationals at Old Bridge Township Raceway Park.
Robert Hight, Mike Edwards, and Michael Phillips lead their respective fields in Saturday’s qualifying.
The day’s racing was conducted in a somber tone following the top-end accident that claimed the life of […]

Kurt Busch Top Qualifier at MIS
Friday, Jun 11, 2010 – 16:01 | Comments Off on Kurt Busch Top Qualifier at MIS
Kurt Busch Top Qualifier at MIS

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Kurt Busch turned a lap at 189.985 mph Friday afternoon to win the pole for Sunday’s Heluva Good! Sour Cream Dips 400 Sprint Cup race at Michigan International Speedway.
It was the second pole of the season for the Penske Racing driver as he also was top qualifier at Las Vegas in February.
Second fastest was Jamie […]

Drag Racer Dies At Englishtown
Friday, Jun 11, 2010 – 15:16 | Comments Off on Drag Racer Dies At Englishtown

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Top Alcohol Funny Car racer Neal Parker, 58, from Millville, N.J., crashed today at a high rate of speed in the shutdown area during qualifying for the NHRA SuperNationals at Old Bridge Township Raceway Park and was pronounced dead.
NHRA officials and the New Jersey State Police are investigating the accident. In their statement, the NHRA […]

Friday Q and A: Kevin Harvick
Friday, Jun 11, 2010 – 15:11 | 2 Comments
Friday Q and A: Kevin Harvick

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On Friday morning at Michigan International Speedway, Joey Logano answered questions about his post-race confrontation with Kevin Harvick. On Friday afternoon, Harvick took his turn and answered questions.
Here is a portion of that question and answer session:
Question: HEARD THAT YOU’VE SOLD THOUSANDS OF THOSE T-SHIRTS, SO OBVIOUSLY YOU’RE MAKING IT A GOOD THING. BUT WHAT […]

Friday Q and A: Joey Logano
Friday, Jun 11, 2010 – 10:59 | Comments Off on Friday Q and A: Joey Logano
Friday Q and A: Joey Logano

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Joey Logano met with the media on Friday at Michigan International Speedway for the first time since he confronted Kevin Harvick after the race at Pocono last Sunday.
He talked about the incident and matters pertaining to it. Here is a portion of that press conference:
Question: What happened last weekend at Pocono after the race?
Logano: “It […]

Colin Braun Back In No. 16
Wednesday, Jun 9, 2010 – 18:00 | One Comment
Colin Braun Back In No. 16

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Colin Braun will make his return to the No. 16 Con-way Freight Ford this weekend at Kentucky Speedway after giving way to new teammate Brian Ickler for two races.
This is Braun’s first time back in the car after a 10th-place finish at Dover International Speedway three weeks ago, his highest finish of the season. Last weekend, Braun practiced the […]

NASCAR Issues Big Penalties
Wednesday, Jun 9, 2010 – 17:55 | Comments Off on NASCAR Issues Big Penalties
NASCAR Issues Big Penalties

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NASCAR has penalized the No. 10 and No. 38 teams that compete in the NASCAR Nationwide Series as a result of rule violations during the June 5 race at Nashville Superspeedway.
Both teams were found to be in violation of Sections 12-1 (actions detrimental to stock car racing); 12-4-J (any determination by NASCAR officials that the […]