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Keselowski Wins Pole In Phoenix
Friday, Feb 28, 2014 – 20:53 | Comments Off
Keselowski Wins Pole In Phoenix

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Brad Keselowski won the first Sprint Cup pole utilizing NASCAR’s “Knockout Qualifying” Friday night at Phoenix International Raceway.
His Team Penske teammate, Joey Logano, was second fastest in the segmented qualifier.
Keselowski completed a lap at 139.384 mph, breaking the record of 139.222 mph set by Jimmie Johnson before last year’s Chase race in November.
“We had a [...]

DeJoria Breaks Into NHRA Win Column
Sunday, Feb 23, 2014 – 20:03 | Comments Off
DeJoria Breaks Into NHRA Win Column

Alexis DeJoria won her first national NHRA Funny Car event Sunday when she beat Robert Hight in the finals of the Arizaon Nationals at Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park near Phoenix.
Also winning Sunday were Antron Brown in Top Fuel and Allen Johnson in Pro Stock.
To get her first victory, DeJoria had to beat Jeff Arend, [...]

Kalitta Stays Pole Perfect
Saturday, Feb 22, 2014 – 21:38 | Comments Off
Kalitta Stays Pole Perfect

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Doug Kalitta is 2 for 2 in Top Fuel qualifying in 2014.
On Saturday at Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park in Chandler, Ariz., Kalitta added pole No. 2 when his time from Friday’s first day of qualifying held up and made him the driver to beat in Sunday’s eliminations where he will begin the day facing [...]

Regan Smith Edges Keselowski For Nationwide Series Victory
Saturday, Feb 22, 2014 – 15:36 | One Comment
Regan Smith Edges Keselowski For Nationwide Series Victory

Regan Smith eased past Brad Keselowski  just as they hit the finish line and won the NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Daytona International Speedway on Saturday.
Keselowski finished second – .013 seconds behind – and Trevor Bayne was third.
Kyle Busch, winner of Friday night’s Truck Series race at DIS, finished fourth. Elliott Sadler was fifth.
The [...]

Force Stays Hot In The Desert
Saturday, Feb 22, 2014 – 8:36 | Comments Off
Force Stays Hot In The Desert

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John Force doesn’t seem to be getting older with each passing week. He seems to be getting faster.
Force, who set national and track records at the NHRA season-opener in Pomona two weeks ago, continued his early-season hot streak Friday by racing to the qualifying lead in Funny Car at the CARQUEST Auto Parts NHRA Nationals.
Doug [...]

Kyle Busch Wins Truck Series Opener
Saturday, Feb 22, 2014 – 8:25 | One Comment
Kyle Busch Wins Truck Series Opener

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Kyle Busch finally made his way to Victory Lane in the NextEra Energy Resources 250 at Daytona International Speedway on Friday night.
Busch edged Timothy Peters at the line by a race-record .016 seconds in the NASCAR  truck series race.
With the win, he becomes the first driver to win in four different series at the “World [...]

Bourdais, Porsche Leave Sebring Test With Big Smiles
Friday, Feb 21, 2014 – 20:33 | Comments Off
Bourdais, Porsche Leave Sebring Test With Big Smiles

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Sébastien Bourdais drove the Rolex 24 At Daytona-winning No. 5  Action Express Racing Corvette DP to the top of the time chart on Friday for the second consecutive day at the Sebring International Raceway winter test.
The two-day test, which servces as  preparation for the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh From Florida, included [...]

Nominees For NASCAR Class Of 2015 Announced
Friday, Feb 21, 2014 – 17:47 | 2 Comments
Nominees For NASCAR Class Of 2015 Announced

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NASCAR today announced the 20 nominees for the 2015 NASCAR Hall of Fame’s sixth induction class, as well as the five nominees for the inaugural Landmark Award for Outstanding Contributions to NASCAR.
Among the nominees are two-time NASCAR premier series champion Terry Labonte; 1988 NASCAR premier series champion and 16-time Most Popular Driver Bill Elliott; nine-time [...]

Kenseth Wins First Duel At Daytona; Hamlin Wins Second
Thursday, Feb 20, 2014 – 20:12 | One Comment
Kenseth Wins First Duel At Daytona; Hamlin Wins Second

Denny Hamlin followed up his victory in last weekend’s Sprint Unlimited with a victory in the second of Thursday night’s Budweiser Duels 150-mile qualifying races for Sunday’s Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway.
“Once that snowball starts to roll it’s hard to stop it and right now we’re just on a heck of a run,” Hamlin [...]

Another Rookie Wins The Pole For The Daytona 500
Sunday, Feb 16, 2014 – 16:58 | 6 Comments
Another Rookie Wins The Pole For The Daytona 500

For the second season in a row, a high profile rookie will start the Daytona 500 from the pole position.
A year after Danica Patrick won the pole for NASCAR’s biggest event in her first full season in Sprint Cup, first-year driver Austin Dillon earned the right to lead the field to the green flag in [...]