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Force, Dixon Fuel Pomona Thrill Show
Sunday, Nov 14, 2010 – 22:12 | Comments Off on Force, Dixon Fuel Pomona Thrill Show
Force, Dixon Fuel Pomona Thrill Show

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John Force clinched his NHRA-record 15th Funny Car championship on Sunday to complete an improbable and emotional comeback from the horrific accident in Dallas three years ago that left his racing future in serious jeopardy.
The 61-year-old Force – who also won the race, his sixth of 2010 – became the oldest champion in NHRA history […]

Edwards Wins NNS Race At PIR
Saturday, Nov 13, 2010 – 18:38 | Comments Off on Edwards Wins NNS Race At PIR
Edwards Wins NNS Race At PIR

Carl Edwards made it two Nationwide Series victories in a row Saturday afternoon when he won the Wypall 200 at Phoenix International Raceway.
Edwards, who won last weekend at Texas Motor Speedway, led a race-best 153 laps.
To get the victory, his fourth of the season, he had to hold off  Kevin Harvick over the final 25 […]

Logano To Start From Pole In NNS
Saturday, Nov 13, 2010 – 13:44 | Comments Off on Logano To Start From Pole In NNS
Logano To Start From Pole In NNS

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Joey Logano captured the pole for Saturday afternoon’s Nationwide Series race at Phoenix International Raceway. The Joe Gibbs Racing driver set a new track record with his run.
Carl Edwards of Roush Fenway Racing will start the race second.
Third was Justin Allgaier in a Penske Racing Dodge.
Kevin Harvick and Kyle Busch were fourth and fifth respectively.
The […]

Hagan Off To Fast Start In Pomona
Thursday, Nov 11, 2010 – 20:12 | Comments Off on Hagan Off To Fast Start In Pomona
Hagan Off To Fast Start In Pomona

Matt Hagan got in the first punch in his Funny Car battle with John Force on the final weekend of the 2010 NHRA Full Throttle Series season by making a 4.139-second pass at 293.86 mph to earn the provisional No. 1 in Funny Car.
The three bonus points he earned for the quickest pass of the […]

Waltrip, Pastrana To Team Up
Thursday, Nov 11, 2010 – 16:16 | Comments Off on Waltrip, Pastrana To Team Up
Waltrip, Pastrana To Team Up

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Travis Pastrana, a veteran X Games athlete who shattered jump records on both motorcycles and automobiles and the star of MTV’s “Nitro Circus”, is moving to NASCAR.
Michael Waltrip Racing, Gary and Blake Bechtel and Pastrana announced Thursday the creation of Pastrana-Waltrip Racing. The team will field cars in the NASCAR Nationwide Series beginning in 2011.
Pastrana-Waltrip Racing […]

Racin’ Notes: Busch Penalized For TMS Gesture
Tuesday, Nov 9, 2010 – 14:55 | Comments Off on Racin’ Notes: Busch Penalized For TMS Gesture
Racin’ Notes: Busch Penalized For TMS Gesture

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In racin’ news today:
NASCAR has fined Kyle Busch, driver of the No. 18 car in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, $25,000 and placed him on NASCAR probation until Dec. 31 for his actions during last Sunday’s race at Texas Motor Speedway.
Kyle Busch violated Section 12-1 (actions detrimental to stock car racing – inappropriate gesture and […]

Meyers King Of Dirt World Finals
Sunday, Nov 7, 2010 – 8:03 | Comments Off on Meyers King Of Dirt World Finals
Meyers King Of Dirt World Finals

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Jason Meyers, Josh Richards and Matt Sheppard were crowned series champions following the fourth-consecutive Lowes Foods World of Outlaws World Finals presented by Bimbo Bakeries and Tom’s Snacks, while Meyers, Jimmy Owens and Tim McCreadie took home A-Feature wins in front of a sellout crowd at The Dirt Track at Charlotte.
More than 14,000 fans filled the grandstands for the […]

Busch Wins TMS Truck Race
Friday, Nov 5, 2010 – 22:06 | Comments Off on Busch Wins TMS Truck Race
Busch Wins TMS Truck Race

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Kyle Busch won the Camping World Truck Series Race Friday night at Texas Motor Speedway.
The victory  was Busch’s seventh of the season in the series in just 14 starts.
Johnny Sauter was second and his Thorsport teammate, Matt Crafton, was third.
Points leader Todd Bodine was fourth.
Busch restarted the race second with 21 laps to go but […]

Buescher P1 In NNS At TMS
Friday, Nov 5, 2010 – 19:03 | Comments Off on Buescher P1 In NNS At TMS
Buescher P1 In NNS At TMS

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Texas native James Buescher claimed the pole for Saturday’s Nationwide Series race at Texas Motor Speedway with a lap at 189.281 mph on Friday evening.
Buescher, from nearby Plano, knocked Kevin Harvick off the pole late in the session.
Harvick’s fast lap was at 189.069 mph.
Carl Edwards will start third in the O’Reilly Auto Parts Challenge as […]

Sadler Takes Pole At TMS
Friday, Nov 5, 2010 – 16:50 | Comments Off on Sadler Takes Pole At TMS
Sadler Takes Pole At TMS

Elliott Sadler led a charge by Ford teams in Sprint Cup qualifying at Texas Motor Speedway on Friday.
Sadler, a non-Chase driver for the Ford team of Richard Petty Motorsports, won the pole for Sunday’s AAA Texas 500 with a lap at 195.397 mph.
Earlier in the day, Sadler announced a deal to drive Nationwide cars for […]