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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 [...]

Sides Out Sprints Kinser
Monday, May 31, 2010 – 6:26 | Comments Off

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Jason Sides on Sunday night as he was victorious in the inaugural World of Outlaws event at Tri-City Speedway in Franklin, Penn.
Sides took the lead on the ninth lap on the bottom of the front straightaway and would lead the remainder of the 25-lap contest, holding off a couple of late charges by Steve Kinser [...]

Yellow Submarine Revisited
Friday, May 28, 2010 – 18:21 | One Comment
Yellow Submarine Revisited

John Sturbin visits with an old, familiar friend at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Hall of Fame Museum.
(Video by Really Really Big Industries, Inc.)

Newman Secures Coke 600 Pole
Thursday, May 27, 2010 – 19:34 | One Comment
Newman Secures Coke 600 Pole

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Ryan Newman will chase his second victory of the season from the pole position as the Stewart-Haas Racing driver topped qualifying on Thursday for Sunday’s Coca Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
Newman, who won at Phoenix International Raceway back in April, posted a lap at 187.546 mph.
“It was a great run for the US Army [...]

Ickler To Get First Roush Start
Wednesday, May 26, 2010 – 16:51 | Comments Off
Ickler To Get First Roush Start

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Brian Ickler will make his Roush Fenway Racing debut this weekend in the Tech-net Auto Service 300 at Charlotte Motor Speedway driving the No. 16 Con-way Freight Ford Fusion. It is Ickler’s fourth career Nationwide Series start, but his first at the 1.5-mile track.
Ickler takes the place of Colin Braun, who was taken out of the truck after [...]

Hight, Schumacher & Edwards win at Topeka
Sunday, May 23, 2010 – 19:20 | One Comment
Hight, Schumacher & Edwards win at Topeka

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TOPEKA, Kan. – Robert Hight continued on his impressive three race hot streak and dominated the Funny Car field to get his third win in as many races during the O’Reilly Auto Parts NHRA Summer Nationals at Heartland Park Topeka. Tony Schumacher took home the win in Top Fuel and Mike Edwards secured [...]