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Sauter On Camping World Pole At Martinsville
Saturday, Apr 2, 2011 – 10:51 | Comments Off on Sauter On Camping World Pole At Martinsville
Sauter On Camping World Pole At Martinsville

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Johnny Sauter on Saturday morning won the pole for Saturday afternoon’s Kroger 250 Camping World Truck Series race at Martinsville Speedway.
Sauter posted a lap at 95.463 mph to get the pole in his Chevrolet truck.
Second fastest was Cole Whitt. He had a lap at 94.913 mph in his Red Bull-sponsored Chevy.
Sprint Cup regular Kevin Harvick […]

Dixon Back In Form In Vegas
Friday, Apr 1, 2011 – 20:42 | Comments Off on Dixon Back In Form In Vegas
Dixon Back In Form In Vegas

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Defending Top Fuel champion Larry Dixon raced took the provisional pole Friday at the SummitRacing.com NHRA Nationals at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Cruz Pedregon and Mike Edwards also were qualifying leaders in their respective categories at the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series event.
Dixon, who claimed one of his 12 season victories here […]

A Few Words With: The Five-Time Champion
Friday, Apr 1, 2011 – 20:13 | Comments Off on A Few Words With: The Five-Time Champion
A Few Words With: The Five-Time Champion

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A Jimmie Johnson slump: Kind of an oxymoron the last five years. But as the Sprint Cup Series arrives in Martinville for Sunday’s Goody’s Fast Relief 500, the defending five-time champion is suffering a bit of a dry spell.
He has not won a race since September of last year, when he won at Dover. […]

Racin News: Reutimann To Sub For Injured Truex
Thursday, Mar 31, 2011 – 17:01 | Comments Off on Racin News: Reutimann To Sub For Injured Truex
Racin News: Reutimann To Sub For Injured Truex

In racin’ news today, Thursday, March 31:
Pastrana-Waltrip Racing announced that David Reutimann will drive the No. 99 Toyota Camry in the April 8 Nationwide race at Texas Motor Speedway while Ryan Truex recovers from wrist surgery.
Reutimann replaces rookie points leader Truex, who underwent corrective surgery this week to repair a fractured right wrist.
“I hurt my […]

Harvick Edges Johnson To Win At Auto Club
Sunday, Mar 27, 2011 – 17:07 | One Comment
Harvick Edges Johnson To Win At Auto Club

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Kevin Harvick passed Jimmie Johnson for the lead – and the victory – as the two drivers came out of the final turn on the final lap of  the Auto Club 400 at Auto Club Speedway on Sunday.
Harvick’s margin of victory was .15 seconds. He led just the one lap.
“I just didn’t hold him off,” […]

Franchitti Begins Repeat Bid Winning At St. Pete
Sunday, Mar 27, 2011 – 14:06 | Comments Off on Franchitti Begins Repeat Bid Winning At St. Pete
Franchitti Begins Repeat Bid Winning At St. Pete

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Dario Franchitti took his first step toward repeating as IZOD IndyCar Series champion Sunday when he won the season-opening Honda Grand Prix of St. Petersburg
Franchitti took the lead four laps into the race and relinquished it for just two laps during a pittings equence.
The victory was the first for the Target Chip Ganassi Racing driver […]

Kyle Busch ‘Steals’ A Nationwide Victory
Saturday, Mar 26, 2011 – 18:59 | Comments Off on Kyle Busch ‘Steals’ A Nationwide Victory
Kyle Busch ‘Steals’ A Nationwide Victory

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Kyle Busch said he did not win Saturday’s Nationwide Series race. He said that his crew chief, Jason Ratcliff, did.
And truth be told, Busch had a great point.
On Ratcliff’s orders, Busch took just two tires on his Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota during a green flag pit stop with 13 laps […]

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, […]