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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 […]

Schatz Wins Doty Classic
Thursday, Jul 14, 2011 – 7:22 | Comments Off on Schatz Wins Doty Classic
Schatz Wins Doty Classic

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Four-time World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series champion Donny Schatz charged through the field, battling Brad Sweet and Sam Hafertepe Jr., before finally securing the lead on Lap 32 to win the Ohio Logistics Brad Doty Classic at Limaland Motorsports Park.
“Tonight was a ton of fun,” said Schatz, of Fargo, N.D., who moves past his […]

Busch Wins At Slinger
Monday, Jul 11, 2011 – 10:39 | Comments Off on Busch Wins At Slinger
Busch Wins At Slinger

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Kyle Busch took the lead with 26 laps to go and went on to win the Miller Light Nationals for Super Late Models at Slinger Super Speedway in Slinger, Wis. on Sunday evening.
Busch, who won the NASCAR Camping World Truck and Sprint Cup series race at Kentucky Speedway on Thursday and Saturday, passed Dave Feiler […]

Worsham Notches Fifth Top Fuel Victory Of Season
Sunday, Jul 10, 2011 – 19:43 | Comments Off on Worsham Notches Fifth Top Fuel Victory Of Season
Worsham Notches Fifth Top Fuel Victory Of Season

Del Worsham defeated David Grubnic to earn his series-high fifth win of the season on Sunday and extend his Top Fuel championship league to 125 points in today’s NHRA Full Throttle Series O’Reilly Auto Parts Route 66 Nationals at Route 66 Raceway in Joliet, Ill.
Also winning at Route 66 Sunday were Mike Neff (Funny Car), Greg […]

Kentucky GM Issues Statement On Traffic Woes
Sunday, Jul 10, 2011 – 18:37 | Comments Off on Kentucky GM Issues Statement On Traffic Woes
Kentucky GM Issues Statement On Traffic Woes

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Kentucky Speedway issued a statement on Sunday concerning the traffic problems which occurred at the track before, during and after Saturday’s Sprint Cup race there.
In the statement, Kentucky Speedway General Manager Mark Simendinger said:
“Kentucky Speedway regrets the traffic conditions surrounding the ‘Quaker State 400.’ We’re committed to working with NASCAR, state and local officials and […]

Franchitti Leads Ganassi Charge In Toronto
Sunday, Jul 10, 2011 – 18:22 | One Comment
Franchitti Leads Ganassi Charge In Toronto

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Dario Franchitti won Sunday’s crash-marred Honda Indy Toronto IZOD IndyCar Series race, beating his Target Chip Ganassi Racing treammate Scott Dixon to the finish line by .73 seconds.
Ryan Hunter-Reay of Andretti Autosport finished third and his teammate, Marco Andretti, was fourth.
Vitor Meira of A.J. Foyt Racing was fifth.
Numerous wrecks on the Toronto street course took […]

Saldana Is Dam Good
Sunday, Jul 10, 2011 – 10:45 | Comments Off on Saldana Is Dam Good

Joey Saldana held off Craig Dollansky to win the Jim Boyd Memorial in Beaver Dam, Wis., for his fourth victory of the season, but his first win World of Outlaws race since early May.
Saldana withstood struggles in June to stay in the hunt for the championship, and now after winning at 1/3-mile Beaver Dam Raceway […]

Anderson Earns Pro Stock Pole at Route 66
Saturday, Jul 9, 2011 – 22:25 | Comments Off on Anderson Earns Pro Stock Pole at Route 66
Anderson Earns Pro Stock Pole at Route 66

Defending Pro Stock world champion Greg Anderson claimed his first No. 1 qualifying position of the season Saturday at the O’Reilly Auto Parts Route 66 NHRA Nationals, ending a drought of 43 races without a top spot that dates back to the 2009 season.
Spencer Massey (Top Fuel), Mike Neff (Funny Car) and Hector Arana Jr. […]