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NASCAR Unveils Officiating Revisions
Saturday, Sep 14, 2013 – 13:21 | One Comment
NASCAR Unveils Officiating Revisions

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NASCAR has announced a set of officiating revisions to further reinforce its in-race rules and regulations following a week-long review of events that transpired during last Saturday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Richmond International Raceway.
NASCAR officials met with drivers, owners and crew chiefs this afternoon at Chicagoland Speedway to address these revisions that will [...]

Penalized Penske Wins Front Row At Chicagoland
Friday, Sep 13, 2013 – 18:55 | Comments Off
Penalized Penske Wins Front Row At Chicagoland

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Less than three hours after NASCAR placed the organization on probation for alleged collusion last Saturday at Richmond, Penske Racing  drivers Joey Logano and Brad Keselowski qualified 1-2 for Sunday’s GEICO 400 at Chicagoland Speedway, the first race in the expanded Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup.
Logano, who streaked around the 1.5-mile track in 28.509 [...]

Newman To Drive For RCR
Monday, Sep 9, 2013 – 18:00 | One Comment
Newman To Drive For RCR

Richard Childress Racing announced Monday that Ryan Newman will replace Jeff Burton as the driver of the No. 31 Sprint Cup Chevrolet next season.
Newman became available two months ago when Stewart-Haas Racing announced the contract of the 17-time NASCAR Sprint Cup winner wouldn’t be renewed.
RCR and Burton announced earlier this month that they would part [...]

Taylor/Angelelli Win In Laguna Seca
Sunday, Sep 8, 2013 – 19:06 | Comments Off
Taylor/Angelelli Win In Laguna Seca

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Wayne Taylor Racing’s duo of Jordan Taylor and Max Angelelli won their second straight Grand-Am Rolex race as they held off Scott Pruett of Chip Ganassi Racing at Laguna Seca on Sunday afternoon.
The victory, which came with Taylor behind the wheel at the finish, comes after they won at Kansas Speedway in the last race [...]

Edwards Wins Richmond: Chase Field Set
Saturday, Sep 7, 2013 – 21:46 | One Comment
Edwards Wins Richmond: Chase Field Set

Carl Edwards took the lead on a restart with three laps to go and went on to win Saturday night’s Sprint Cup Series race at Richmond International Raceway.
The victory was the second of the season for Edwards, who drives for Roush Fenway Racing.
“We’re gonna win the championship,” Edwards said. “That’s our mission. That seemed [...]

Keselowski Wins NNS Race At RIR
Saturday, Sep 7, 2013 – 7:27 | Comments Off
Keselowski Wins NNS Race At RIR

Grabbing the lead for the first time after a restart on Lap 240, Brad Keselowski went on to win Friday night’s Virginia 529 College Savings 250, the 1,000th race in NASCAR Nationwide Series history.
With a dominant car and excellent work by his pit crew, Brian Scott had led the first 239 of 250 laps before [...]

Gordon Wins Pole At RIR
Friday, Sep 6, 2013 – 18:47 | Comments Off
Gordon Wins Pole At RIR

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Jeff Gordon, in need of something good to happen if he is going to make the Sprint Cup playoffs, won the pole Friday for Saturday’s race  – the final race before the start of the Chase – at Richmond International Raceway.
Kurt Busch, who is very much challenging Gordon for the 10th and final Chase berth [...]

NASCAR Penalizes Woman Who Struck Papis
Wednesday, Sep 4, 2013 – 19:22 | Comments Off
NASCAR Penalizes Woman Who Struck Papis

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The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series has penalized the woman who slapped Max Papis following last weekend’s race in Canada.
Kelly Heaphy, who was with the No. 6 team at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, has been fined $2,500 and denied access to all NASCAR events indefinitely for her involvement in an altercation with a competitor following [...]

Burton Won’t Return To Childress’ No. 31 Car
Wednesday, Sep 4, 2013 – 13:03 | Comments Off
Burton Won’t Return To Childress’ No. 31 Car

Jeff Burton, driver of the No. 31 Caterpillar Chevrolet SS for Richard Childress Racing, announced Wednesday that he will not be driving that car after the 2013 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season.
Burton, 46, has driven for RCR since 2005.
The native of South Boston, Va., has won four of his 21 NSCS victories with the team. [...]

Langdon Tops Nationals; Countdown Field Set
Monday, Sep 2, 2013 – 18:40 | Comments Off
Langdon Tops Nationals; Countdown Field Set

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For NHRA Top Fuel points leader Shawn Langdon, the 2013 U.S. Nationals weekend in Indianapolis became The Big Goes.
Langdon drove his Al-Anabi Racing dragster to victories in both the special $100,000 Traxxas Nitro Shootout on Sunday and the Nationals themselves on Monday at Lucas Oil Raceway.
Robert Hight (Funny Car), Mike Edwards (Pro Stock) and John Hall [...]