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Shaffer, Blaney Win At Lernerville
Wednesday, Jul 20, 2011 – 7:53 | Comments Off on Shaffer, Blaney Win At Lernerville

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Tim Shaffer chased down and passed Steve Kinser from the 17th-starting position Tuesday night in the second of two World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series Don Martin Memorial Twin 30s at Lernerville Speedway in Sarver, Pa.
Shaffer, the 1993 Lernerville champion from Aliquippa, Pa., also took the checkered flag in 2005. He finished second in the […]

Racin’ News: New Crew Chief For Montoya
Tuesday, Jul 19, 2011 – 14:39 | Comments Off on Racin’ News: New Crew Chief For Montoya
Racin’ News: New Crew Chief For Montoya

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In Racin’ News today, Tuesday, July 19:
(In this package: New crew chief for Montoya; Foyt to team with Honda.)
Earnhardt Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates announced Tueday it has made a crew chief change on the No. 42 Target Chevrolet driven by Juan Pablo Montoya.
Effective immediately, Jim Pohlman, who has been with the organization since […]

Racin’ News: Erwin Is Allmendinger’s New Crew Chief
Monday, Jul 18, 2011 – 17:42 | Comments Off on Racin’ News: Erwin Is Allmendinger’s New Crew Chief
Racin’ News: Erwin Is Allmendinger’s New Crew Chief

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In Racin’ News today, Monday, July 18:
(In this package: New crew chief for Allmendinger; Yelley to Front Row)
Richard Petty Motorsports officials announced today that Greg Erwin has joined the team and will replace Mike Shiplett as crew chief for the No. 43 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series entry driven by AJ Allmendinger.
“Mike and I have been […]

Walker Sprints To Victory At Kings Royal
Sunday, Jul 17, 2011 – 7:18 | Comments Off on Walker Sprints To Victory At Kings Royal

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Tyler Walker took advantage of a flat tire sustained by leader Sammy Swindell in the final corner of the final lap to win Saturday night’s Kings Royal World of Outlaw race at Eldora Speedway in Rossberg, Ohio.
Walker collected $50,000 and stunned the huge crowd when he mad the pass for the victory in the prestigious […]

Crafton Wins Iowa Truck Race
Saturday, Jul 16, 2011 – 21:27 | Comments Off on Crafton Wins Iowa Truck Race
Crafton Wins Iowa Truck Race

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Matt Crafton held of Austin Dillon over the final laps of Saturday night’s Camping World Truck Series race at Iowa Speedway to get the second victory of his career.
Dillon finished second in the Coca-Cola 200 presented by Hy-Vee.
David Mayhew was third.
Johnny Sauter and Joey Coulter were fourth and fifth respectively.
It was Crafton’s first victory and […]

Keselowski Takes Pole For NNS Race
Saturday, Jul 16, 2011 – 10:29 | Comments Off on Keselowski Takes Pole For NNS Race
Keselowski Takes Pole For NNS Race

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Penske Racing’s Brad Keselowski on Saturday morning won the pole for Saturday afternoon’s New England 200 Nationwide Series race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.
Keselowski, the defending series champion, turned his fast lap at 129.384 mph.
Kevin Harvick was second at 129.016 mph.
Joey Logano was next at 128.898 mph.
Aric Almirola was fourth.
Logano’s teammate, Kyle Busch was fifth […]

Tim Shaffer Tunes Up For Kings Royal
Saturday, Jul 16, 2011 – 7:44 | Comments Off on Tim Shaffer Tunes Up For Kings Royal

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Tim Shaffer had a nearly unbeatable car for most of the Knight Before the Kings Royal Friday at Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio. In the final World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series event before the $50,000-to-win Kings Royal, Shaffer started from the pole, slid backwards then dueled with Jason Meyers until he finally pulled away […]

Ryan Newman On Pole At New Hampshire
Friday, Jul 15, 2011 – 15:40 | Comments Off on Ryan Newman On Pole At New Hampshire
Ryan Newman On Pole At New Hampshire

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Ryan Newman of Stewart-Haas Racing won the pole Friday for Sunday’s Lenox Industrial Tools 301 Sprint Cup Series race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.
Newman had a fast lap at 135.232 mph. That is a new track record.
The pole was just the first of the season for Newman, but the 47th of his career and fifth at […]

SMI’s Bruton Smith, Helton Give Traffic Reports
Friday, Jul 15, 2011 – 9:42 | 4 Comments
SMI’s Bruton Smith, Helton Give Traffic Reports

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O. Bruton Smith, chairman of the company which owns Kentucky Speedway, and NASCAR president Mike Helton addressed the traffic problems which boiled over at the track last weekend during separate meetings with the media Friday.
Both executives said the problems surrounding the inaugural Quaker State 400 would be fixed, but the tones of their remarks were […]

Weekend At TMS Will Be a Drag
Friday, Jul 15, 2011 – 6:40 | Comments Off on Weekend At TMS Will Be a Drag

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Fort Worth, Texas – Week No. 2 of the Friday Night Drags presented by Scion and the return of the Lone Star Monster Truck Nationals are scheduled for Friday and Saturday, July 15 and 16, at Texas Motor Speedway.
Street racers from across the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex will compete on the speedway’s eighth-mile drag strip situated […]