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Final Foursomes Set At zMAX
Saturday, Mar 27, 2010 – 16:38 | Comments Off
Final Foursomes Set At zMAX

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Cory McClenathan (Top Fuel), Robert Hight (Funny Car), Jeg Coughlin (Pro Stock), and Matt Smith (Pro Stock Motorcycle) won the poles for Sunday’s historic Four-Wide Nationals at zMAX Dragway in Charlotte, N.C.
Sunday’s final eliminations also will follow a unique format in which the first two drivers across the finish line first in each four-car pairing [...]

Harvick Takes Another Truck Victory
Saturday, Mar 27, 2010 – 15:33 | Comments Off
Harvick Takes Another Truck Victory

Kevin Harvick won Saturday’s NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Martinsville Speedway.
It was Harvick’s second straight victory as he won at Atlanta Motor Speedway last time out. It was his second victory at Martinsville. He has now won six of the last 10 truck series events.
Harvick led 187 laps.
“Obviously the guys have done a [...]

Hamlin To Have Knee Surgery
Saturday, Mar 27, 2010 – 8:08 | Comments Off
Hamlin To Have Knee Surgery

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Joe Gibbs Racing announced Saturday Denny Hamlin, driver of the No. 11 FedEx Toyota in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, will undergo surgery on Monday, March 29 to repair the ACL in his left knee.
With the series having a bye after Sunday’s race at Martinville Speedway, it is expected that Hamlin will not have to [...]

NHRA Goes Four It At ZMAX
Friday, Mar 26, 2010 – 21:14 | One Comment
NHRA Goes Four It At ZMAX

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The NHRA Four-Wide Nationals, the first NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series event to incorporate a four-lane format in both qualifying and eliminations, got off to a wild start on Friday at zMAX Dragway in Concord, N.C.
Cory McClenathan (Top Fuel), Robert Hight (Funny Car), Jason Line (Pro Stock), and Matt Smith (Pro Stock Motorcyle) emerged [...]

Rain Cancels Cup Qualifying
Friday, Mar 26, 2010 – 16:10 | Comments Off
Rain Cancels Cup Qualifying

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Qualifying for Sunday’s Sprint Cup race at Martinsville Speedway has been canceled because of rain on Friday.
Also canceled by the rain was qualifying for the Camping World Truck Series race, which is scheduled for Saturday.
So, according to NASCAR rules, the starting order for both races will be set by points.
Kevin Harvick [...]

NHRA Issues Report On Fan Death
Tuesday, Mar 23, 2010 – 17:28 | Comments Off
NHRA Issues Report On Fan Death

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The NHRA on Tuesday released preliminary findings of its investigation regarding the tragic incident in Phoenix which took the life of a spectator.
The drag racing series also announced precautionary measures are being implemented.
The incident occurred at the Arizona Nationals at Firebird International Raceway in late February. During a Top Fuel run, the car of [...]

Hall of Fame Countdown Begins
Monday, Mar 22, 2010 – 17:41 | Comments Off
Hall of Fame Countdown Begins

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To mark the final days before the opening of the NASCAR Hall of Fame, fans are invited to participate in a 50-day countdown on Twitter and watch www.NASCARHall.com for 50 days of news about the NASCAR Hall of Fame.
Beginning Monday and running through May 11, a trivia question will be posted each morning on the [...]

Meyers Wins, Leads Series
Sunday, Mar 21, 2010 – 9:47 | Comments Off
Meyers Wins, Leads Series

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Jason Meyers not only picked up his third World of Outlaws win of the year Saturday but also took the lead in the series championship standings.
Meyers won the finale of Kasey’s King of Bulls Gap Presented By Budweiser at the blazing fast and ultra high-banked Volunteer Speedway.
Meyers opened the two-day event which was co-sanctioned with [...]

Race Day Q and A: With Roger Penske
Sunday, Mar 21, 2010 – 8:51 | Comments Off
Race Day Q and A: With Roger Penske

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Roger Penske is one of the winningest and most respected team owners in all of motor sports.
One of his current Sprint Cup drivers, Brad Keselowski, has been at the center of NASCAR’s major current controversy – a late-race crash at Atlanta two weeks ago in which Keselowski’s car was hit from behind by that of [...]

Ugly Wreck Mars Legends Race
Saturday, Mar 20, 2010 – 18:34 | 10 Comments
Ugly Wreck Mars Legends Race

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A scary crash in a race for retired NASCAR drivers at Bristol Motor Speedway Saturday afternoon resulted in unspecified injuries to Larry Pearson and Charlie Glotzbach.
Both were knocked unconscious in the crash and were transported to a hospital.
Pearson and Glotzbach were injured when Glotzbach’s car slammed into the driver-side door of Pearson’s car as Pearson [...]