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Ambrose Wins NNS Pole
Saturday, Aug 7, 2010 – 9:40 | Comments Off on Ambrose Wins NNS Pole
Ambrose Wins NNS Pole

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Marcos Ambrose on Saturday morning won the pole for Saturday’s afternoon Nationwide Series race at Watkins Glen International.
His fast lap was at 122.410 mph, a new track record.
Joey Logano was second fastest while Kevin Harvick was third at the eight-turn road course.
Carl Edwards was fourth fastest and Kyle Busch was fifth.

Shaffer Stays Hot In Ironman
Saturday, Aug 7, 2010 – 6:59 | Comments Off on Shaffer Stays Hot In Ironman

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Tim Shaffer extended his hot streak to five consecutive wins in seven days, as he was victorious in the opener of the two-day Ironman 55 at I-55 Speedway in Pevely, Mo. Friday night.
Shaffer started on the front row of the 30-lapper and chased Jason Sides, who started on the pole, in the early going. For […]

Rahal Cooks At Home
Saturday, Aug 7, 2010 – 6:49 | Comments Off on Rahal Cooks At Home
Rahal Cooks At Home

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Ohio native Graham Rahal topped the time chart during Friday’s initial IZOD IndyCar Series practice session for the Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course.
A native of New Albany, Ohio, Rahal posted a best lap of 1 minute, 8.3061-seconds around the 2.258-mile, 13-turn circuit in Lexington. Rahal is competing in this second race of […]

Rojas, Pruett On Pole At Glen’s Short Course
Friday, Aug 6, 2010 – 21:25 | Comments Off on Rojas, Pruett On Pole At Glen’s Short Course
Rojas, Pruett On Pole At Glen’s Short Course

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Memo Rojas averaged 134.718 mph around the Watkins Glen short course to win the pole for the Grand-Am’s 200-mile race on Saturday. Driving the Riley-BMW of Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates, Rojas clinched the pole when an incident halted qualifying nine minutes early.
“It’s great to win the pole,” said Rojas, who shares a 19-point […]

Cocker Gives Drayson First ALMS Pole
Friday, Aug 6, 2010 – 17:10 | Comments Off on Cocker Gives Drayson First ALMS Pole
Cocker Gives Drayson First ALMS Pole

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Johnny Cocker drove the Drayson Racing Lola-Judd to the pole position in qualifying at Mid-Ohio for Round 6 of the American Le Mans Series, the first over-all pole for the LMP team launched last year with longtime GT and off-road competitor Dale White as the team manager.
“It’s been plain to see that Drayson Racing has […]

RRDC Adds To Membership
Tuesday, Aug 3, 2010 – 5:24 | Comments Off on RRDC Adds To Membership
RRDC Adds To Membership

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Indianapolis 500 champions Scott Dixon, Gil de Ferran and Dan Wheldon top the list of 31 new members elected to the Road Racing Drivers Club (RRDC).
The class of 2010 features drivers who have posted a collective seven Indy Racing League/Champ Car championships, three Indy 500 wins and dozens of major U.S. and international road-racing victories.
“This […]

IndyCar Spanks Castroneves
Monday, Aug 2, 2010 – 16:44 | Comments Off on IndyCar Spanks Castroneves
IndyCar Spanks Castroneves

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IZOD IndyCar Series officials have fined driver Helio Castroneves $60,000 and placed him on probation for the remaining six races of the 2010 season for his actions during and after the July 25 race at Edmonton City Centre Airport.
Castroneves was penalized for refusing to follow the direction of officials as well as portraying unsportsmanlike conduct […]

Biffle Is ‘Two’ Fast For The Field; Wins At Pocono
Sunday, Aug 1, 2010 – 17:27 | Comments Off on Biffle Is ‘Two’ Fast For The Field; Wins At Pocono
Biffle Is ‘Two’ Fast For The Field; Wins At Pocono

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Greg Biffle used a two-tire pit stop during the final pit stop of the day to get the lead and then the win in the Sunoco Red Cross Pennsylvania 500 at Pocono Raceway Sunday afternoon.
Tony Stewart finished second and Carl Edwards – Biffle’s Roush Fenway Racing teammate – was third.”This […]

Kyle Busch Becomes The King Of Corn Country
Saturday, Jul 31, 2010 – 21:17 | Comments Off on Kyle Busch Becomes The King Of Corn Country
Kyle Busch Becomes The King Of Corn Country

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Kyle Busch passed Kevin Harvick for the lead with 24 laps to go and went on to win the U.S. Cellular 250 Nationwide Series race at Iowa Speedway on Saturday night.
Busch led 183 of the first 250 laps but surrendered the lead to Harvick on a pit stop with about 50 laps to go. Havrick […]

Sides Thrives At Ohsweken
Saturday, Jul 31, 2010 – 10:44 | Comments Off on Sides Thrives At Ohsweken

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Jason Sides dominated the World of Outlaws race at Ohsweken Speedway in Canada to get his his third win in four starts at the track.
For Sides, the $10,000 triumph was his fourth World of Outlaws A-Feature win of the season which is a career-high. He won in the series debut at Ohsweken in 2007 and […]