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Edwards On NNS Pole in Las Vegas
Saturday, Mar 5, 2011 – 13:16 | Comments Off on Edwards On NNS Pole in Las Vegas
Edwards On NNS Pole in Las Vegas

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Carl Edwards won the pole for Saturday’s Sam’s Town 300 Nationwide Series race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Edwards posted a lap at 181.824 mph in qualifying Saturday morning in his Roush Fenway Racing Ford.
Kyle Busch, the winner of last weekend’s NNS race at Las Vegas, was second fastest in a Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota.
Third was […]

Firestone, INDYCAR To Part
Friday, Mar 4, 2011 – 18:19 | Comments Off on Firestone, INDYCAR To Part
Firestone, INDYCAR To Part

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In addition to racing new open-wheel cars in 2012, INDYCAR will be racing on tires from a new supplier.
Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations and INDYCAR will allow the Firestone brand sponsorship and supply contract with the IZOD IndyCar Series and Firestone Indy Lights to expire at the end of the 2011 season, it was announced Friday.
“It’s […]

Steve Kinser Leaves Vegas A Winner
Friday, Mar 4, 2011 – 8:25 | Comments Off on Steve Kinser Leaves Vegas A Winner

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Steve Kinser survived two double-file restarts in the final three laps on Thursday night to win the finale of the Las Vegas Nationals Presented by J.D. Byrider.
The victory was his fourth in the World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series event this season.
For 27 laps, Kinser had positioned his No. 11 Bass Pro Shops/J.D Byrider/Chevrolet Maxim […]

Saldana Big Winner In Vegas
Thursday, Mar 3, 2011 – 7:36 | Comments Off on Saldana Big Winner In Vegas

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Joey Saldana fought off late charges from Jason Meyers and Donny Schatz to win the Las Vegas Nationals on Wednesday night.
It was the first victory of Saldana’s career at Las Vegas Motor Speedway and the first victory for crew chief Kale Kahne.
“When you are competing out here with the likes of (Steve Kinser’s crew chief) […]

St. Pete Singles on Sale
Tuesday, Mar 1, 2011 – 15:45 | Comments Off on St. Pete Singles on Sale

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Single-day reserved grandstand and general admission tickets for the IZOD IndyCar Series’ Honda Grand Prix of St. Petersburg are now on sale.
Billed as the World’s Fastest Spring Break Party , the race’s sixth edition will return to the streets of downtown St. Petersburg from March 25-27 as the IndyCar season-opener. Will Power of Team Penske […]

Lucas, Hight, Line Win at Winternationals
Sunday, Feb 27, 2011 – 22:29 | One Comment
Lucas, Hight, Line Win at Winternationals

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Morgan Lucas defeated Shawn Langdon in a matchup of former high school classmates in the Top Fuel final Sunday at the season-opening Kragen O’Reilly Auto Parts NHRA Winternationals presented by Valvoline at historic Auto Club Raceway at Pomona, Calif.
The other winners of the first of 22 races in the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series […]

Swindell Wins at Royal Purple
Sunday, Feb 27, 2011 – 9:50 | Comments Off on Swindell Wins at Royal Purple

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Sammy Swindell used a three-lap sprint to the checkered flag at Royal Purple Raceway in Baytown, Texas to get his first World of Outlaws victory of the season Saturday night.
Swindell started fourth and charged to the front after Chad Kemenah led the first eight laps in the 40-lap feature event at the quarter-mile speedway just […]

Dixon Claims Pomona Pole With Record Pass
Saturday, Feb 26, 2011 – 21:46 | Comments Off on Dixon Claims Pomona Pole With Record Pass
Dixon Claims Pomona Pole With Record Pass

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Larry Dixon had a national-record pass of 3.770 at 324.98 mph to claim the No. 1 qualifying position in Top Fuel on Saturday at the season-opening Kragen O’Reilly Auto Parts NHRA Winternationals.
The other No. 1 qualifiers at the first of 22 races in NHRA’s 60th anniversary season were Cruz Pedregon (Funny Car) and Erica Enders […]

Edwards Claims PIR Cup Pole
Saturday, Feb 26, 2011 – 16:52 | Comments Off on Edwards Claims PIR Cup Pole
Edwards Claims PIR Cup Pole

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Carl Edwards will start Sunday’s Subway Fresh Fit 500 at Phoenix International Speedway from the pole.
Edwards, who finished second in last weekend’s Daytona 500 and came to Phoenix as Sprint Cup points leader, logged a lap at 137.279 mph in his Roush Fenway Racing Ford to get the pole.
His lap was a new track record.
“That’s […]

Value Pricing Period At MIS Coming To An End
Saturday, Feb 26, 2011 – 16:07 | Comments Off on Value Pricing Period At MIS Coming To An End

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Brooklyn, Mich.–  The Value Pricing Period for tickets to all 2011 events at Michigan International Speedway will conclude at 9 p.m. (ET) on Monday, Feb. 28.
NASCAR Sprint Cup Series tickets for the Heluva Good! Sour Cream Dips 400 on Sunday, June 19, and NSCS 400 on Sunday, Aug. 21, are now priced at $25. That […]