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Drag Racer Dies In Washington
Sunday, Jul 11, 2010 – 19:25 | Comments Off on Drag Racer Dies In Washington
Drag Racer Dies In Washington

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Top Alcohol dragster racer Mark Niver, 60, from Phoenix, was involved in a fatal incident Sunday when his dragster crashed in the shutdown area during eliminations at the NHRA Northwest Nationals at Pacific Raceways in Kent, Wash.
NHRA officials are investigating the accident.

Dillon Ends Up Blowin’ To The Win
Sunday, Jul 11, 2010 – 15:13 | Comments Off on Dillon Ends Up Blowin’ To The Win
Dillon Ends Up Blowin’ To The Win

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Austin Dillon got his first-ever big-time victory when he won the Lucas Oil 200 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Iowa on Sunday.
Dillon dominated the race, leading all but about 17 laps in his Richard Childress Racing Chevrolet Silverado owned by his grandfather.
“I’m so proud of him,” Childress said. “Dale Earnhardt would be proud […]

Reutimann Wins At Chicagoland Speedway
Saturday, Jul 10, 2010 – 21:34 | Comments Off on Reutimann Wins At Chicagoland Speedway
Reutimann Wins At Chicagoland Speedway

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David Reutimann passed Jeff Gordon for the lead with about 50 laps to go and went on to win the LifeLock.com 400 Sprint Cup Series race at Chicagoland Speedway on Saturday night.
The victory was the second of the Michael Waltrip Racing driver’s career – the first was a rain-shortened job at Charlotte last season.
“I don’t […]

Kalitta No. 1 In Northwest
Saturday, Jul 10, 2010 – 20:58 | Comments Off on Kalitta No. 1 In Northwest
Kalitta No. 1 In Northwest

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Doug Kalitta ended a three-and-a-half year drought on Saturday at the 23rd annual NHRA Northwest Nationals at Pacific Raceways with his first No. 1 qualifier since the 2006 Auto Club NHRA Finals.
The other No. 1 qualifiers at the 14th of 23 races in the 2010 NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series season were Robert Hight […]

Brickyard Traffic Impacted by Construction
Thursday, Jul 8, 2010 – 19:45 | Comments Off on Brickyard Traffic Impacted by Construction

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NASCAR fans are encouraged to arrive early into the Indianapolis area during NASCAR’s Brickyard 400 weekend July 23-25, due to a major interstate highway construction project west of Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
The southbound Interstate 465 exit to Crawfordsville Road (southbound Exit 16A) is closed for the remainder of 2010 as part of a major reconstruction of […]

Meyers Top Outlaw In Minnesota
Sunday, Jul 4, 2010 – 8:29 | Comments Off on Meyers Top Outlaw In Minnesota

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Jason Meyers beat Donny Schatz and Joey Saldana at  North Central Speedway in Brainerd, MN. to score his World of Outlaws series-leading seventh A-Feature win of the year on Saturday night.
Meyers used a strong double file restart on the low side of the track with four laps remaining to edge Schatz, after the pair had […]

Harvick Survives To Become Hero Of The Zero
Saturday, Jul 3, 2010 – 23:50 | 4 Comments
Harvick Survives To Become Hero Of The Zero

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Things didn’t work out quite the way Kevin Harvick thought they would at the end of the Coke Zero 400 at Daytona International Speedway on Saturday night.
They worked out better. Much better and as a result, he got his second victory of the year and left Daytona with a bigger Sprint […]

Penske Sweeps At The Glen
Saturday, Jul 3, 2010 – 16:48 | 2 Comments
Penske Sweeps At The Glen

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Will Power won the pole for Sunday’s Camping World Grand Prix IndyCar Series race at Watkins Glen International on Saturday.
Power’s pole-securing lap at the 3.37-mile road course in New York was at 135.832 mph.
Starting second will be Helio Castroneves, Power’s teammate at Team Penske.
Ryan Briscoe gave Penske the third spot on the starting grid.
Dario Franchitti, […]

Pruett/Rojas Win At DIS
Saturday, Jul 3, 2010 – 16:33 | Comments Off on Pruett/Rojas Win At DIS
Pruett/Rojas Win At DIS

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Scott Pruett and Memo Rojas of the TELMEX Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates Grand-Am Series team celebrated the 100th race for the Daytona Prototype class by winning Saturday’s Brumos Porsche 250 at Daytona International Speedway.
Pruett took the lead with one hour remaining and led all but one of the remaining laps in the No. […]

Cup Qualifying Canceled
Friday, Jul 2, 2010 – 17:33 | Comments Off on Cup Qualifying Canceled
Cup Qualifying Canceled

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Qualifying for Saturday evening’s Coke Zero 400 Sprint Cup race was canceled because of persistent rain at Daytona International Speedway on Friday afternoon.
The starting lineup was set using owner points. That puts Kevin Harvick on the pole for the season’s second race at Daytona. Following in the top five will be Jimmie Johnson, Kyle Busch, […]