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Spencer Massey Booted From Don Schumacher Racing
Friday, Aug 28, 2015 – 18:53 | Comments Off on Spencer Massey Booted From Don Schumacher Racing
Spencer Massey Booted From Don Schumacher Racing

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Spencer Massey has been released from Don Schumacher Racing as driver of the Red Fuel Powered by Schumacher/Sandvik Coromant Top Fuel dragster in the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series, the team announced Friday evening.
“Spencer is no longer with DSR,” team owner Don Schumacher said.
“He violated a DSR policy and would not correct the violation. […]

Andretti Puts Servia In Seat To Honor Wilson
Thursday, Aug 27, 2015 – 19:19 | Comments Off on Andretti Puts Servia In Seat To Honor Wilson
Andretti Puts Servia In Seat To Honor Wilson

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Verizon IndyCar Series team Andretti Autosport announced Thursday that the No. 25 Honda of Justin Wilson will race this weekend at Sonoma Raceway to honor the late driver.
In the driver’s seat will be veteran Oriol Servia.
Wilson passed away earlier this week following injuries sustained during the series event at Pocono Raceway on Sunday.
“Justin was a […]

Cool Weather Helps Rewrite Record Book In Brainerd
Monday, Aug 24, 2015 – 7:19 | Comments Off on Cool Weather Helps Rewrite Record Book In Brainerd
Cool Weather Helps Rewrite Record Book In Brainerd

Richie Crampton clocked a career-best elapsed time at Brainerd International Raceway en route to his fourth Top Fuel victory of the season, capping a record-setting Sunday at the 34th annual Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals.
Top Fuel and Funny Car teams took advantage of unseasonably cool and overcast weather conditions at the Minnesota facility to reset all […]

Porsche Has Big Day at VIR
Sunday, Aug 23, 2015 – 19:05 | Comments Off on Porsche Has Big Day at VIR
Porsche Has Big Day at VIR

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Nick Tandy and Patrick Pilet led every lap en route to their third consecutive TUDOR United SportsCar Championship victory in the No. 911 Porsche North America Porsche 911 RSR in Sunday’s Oak Tree Grand Prix at VIRginia International Raceway.
The factory-backed team scored its second consecutive 1-2 finish, with the No. 912 entry of Earl Bamber […]

Beckman Wins Pole; Nails Third Straight Funny Car Record Run
Saturday, Aug 22, 2015 – 18:38 | Comments Off on Beckman Wins Pole; Nails Third Straight Funny Car Record Run
Beckman Wins Pole; Nails Third Straight Funny Car Record Run

For the third consecutive race, Jack Beckman has clocked the quickest Funny Car run in NHRA history.
Beckman drove his Infinite Hero Foundation Dodge Charger to an amazing 3.901 second elapsed time to take the No. 1 qualifying position in a rain-shortened day of racing Saturday at the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway […]

Penske Rules Qualifying At Pocono
Saturday, Aug 22, 2015 – 18:24 | Comments Off on Penske Rules Qualifying At Pocono
Penske Rules Qualifying At Pocono

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Team Penske swept the top three positions in qualifications for the ABC Supply 500 at Pocono Raceway.
Helio Castroneves earned his fourth Verizon P1 Award of the season with a two-lap average speed of 220.530 mph (1 minute, 21.6217 seconds) on the 2.5-mile triangular oval in the No. 3 Shell V-Power Team Penske Chevrolet.
Castroneves bumped Simon […]

JGR’s Qualifying Rampage Continues At Bristol
Saturday, Aug 22, 2015 – 7:22 | Comments Off on JGR’s Qualifying Rampage Continues At Bristol
JGR’s Qualifying Rampage Continues At Bristol

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Joe Gibbs Racing swept the top three spots in Sprint Cup qualifying for the second straight week on Friday.
Denny Hamlin drove his No. 11 JGR Toyota around .533-mile Bristol Motor Speedway in 14.602 seconds (131.407 mph) on Friday to win the pole for Saturday’s Irwin Tools Night Race (on NBCSN at 7:30 p.m. ET).
Hamlin edged Kyle […]

Busch Collects OT XFINITY Victory In Bristol
Saturday, Aug 22, 2015 – 6:50 | Comments Off on Busch Collects OT XFINITY Victory In Bristol
Busch Collects OT XFINITY Victory In Bristol

By Reid Spencer
NASCAR Wire Service
BRISTOL, Tenn.  – When Chris Buescher’s Ford faltered on a green-white-checkered restart on Friday night at Bristol Motor Speedway, Kyle Busch took full advantage, as is his custom.
In a Food City 300 that went to two laps of overtime at the .533-mile short track, Busch finished .427 seconds ahead of Kyle […]

Beckman Stays Hot In Minnesota
Saturday, Aug 22, 2015 – 6:44 | Comments Off on Beckman Stays Hot In Minnesota
Beckman Stays Hot In Minnesota

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Jack Beckman continued his late-season hot streak Friday with the third-quickest Funny Car run in NHRA history during the opening day of time trials for the 34th annual Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway in Minnesota.
Shawn Langdon (Top Fuel), Shane Gray (Pro Stock) and Andrew Hines (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were qualifying […]

Blaney Wins Bristol Truck Race In OT
Thursday, Aug 20, 2015 – 7:25 | Comments Off on Blaney Wins Bristol Truck Race In OT
Blaney Wins Bristol Truck Race In OT

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Ryan Blaney won Wednesday evening’s soggy Camping World Truck Series race at Bristol Motor Speedway.
Blaney, who was penalized early in the event for jumping a restart, got the victory after taking the lead on a green/white/checkered restart and then staying ahead of a bit of mayhem by those chasing him.
The final restart was necessitated after […]