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Pruett Off And Roaring At Daytona
Friday, Jan 7, 2011 – 20:33 | One Comment
Pruett Off And Roaring At Daytona

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Scott Pruett ran the fastest laps Friday at Daytona International Speedway to lead the opening day of the “Roar Before the Rolex 24” in the Chip Ganassi Racing car that dominated last year’s Daytona Prototype championship.
The three-day session is giving competitors in the GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series presented by Crown Royal Cask No. 16 […]

Racin’ Notes: Al-Anabi Makes Moves
Thursday, Jan 6, 2011 – 18:52 | Comments Off on Racin’ Notes: Al-Anabi Makes Moves
Racin’ Notes: Al-Anabi Makes Moves

In Racin’ news on Thursday:
Brian Husen has been named the crew chief of Del Worsham’s Al-Anabi Racing Top Fuel dragster, it was announced Thursday.  Rod Centorbi will remain the assistant crew chief on Worsham’s team which is in the process of switching from Funny Car to Top Fuel.
Husen’s promotion to crew chief on Worsham’s team […]

Texas Tailgating Upgraded
Thursday, Jan 6, 2011 – 8:53 | 2 Comments

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Fort Worth, Texas – Race Week tailgaiting will take on a distinctive look this season at Texas Motor Speedway with the addition of Pit Stop Park to the track’s array of fan amenities.
Pit Stop Park will encompass a tract of parking area larger than an NFL football field – 146 yards in length by 53 […]

Kentucky To Offer Individual Tickets
Thursday, Jan 6, 2011 – 7:39 | Comments Off on Kentucky To Offer Individual Tickets

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Sparta, Ky. –  Individual tickets for Kentucky Speedway’s inaugural NASCAR Sprint Cup Series 400-mile event and five additional 2011 races will go on sale Wednesday, Jan. 12.
The Saturday night Sprint Cup race featuring five-time champion Jimmie Johnson and all of NASCAR’s top-tier competitors highlights a two-weekend season featuring the most NASCAR and IZOD IndyCar Series […]

Ganassi Unveils Socko Rolex Lineup
Tuesday, Jan 4, 2011 – 13:27 | One Comment
Ganassi Unveils Socko Rolex Lineup

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The lineup of drivers which the Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates organization will put on the track for this month’s Rolex 24 Grand-Am race at Daytona International Speedway is as diverse as it is talented.
The driver lineup includes Scott Pruett, Memo Rojas, Scott Dixon, Dario Franchitti, Juan Pablo Montoya, Jamie McMurray.
The drivers will be […]

ALMS To Team with ESPN, ABC
Monday, Jan 3, 2011 – 13:40 | 3 Comments
ALMS To Team with ESPN, ABC

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The American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patrón announced a multi-year broadcast and digital agreement with ESPN that ALMS President/CEO Scott Atherton is calling “a game changer.”
The deal involves televising the world’s premier sports car series over several ESPN programming and media platforms, including ABC, ESPN2 and ESPN3.com. Intersport, an award-winning media and marketing […]

Harvick Hires Piquet Jr.
Monday, Dec 13, 2010 – 16:34 | Comments Off on Harvick Hires Piquet Jr.
Harvick Hires Piquet Jr.

Kevin Harvick Inc. announced Monday that former Formula One driver Nelson Piquet Jr. has been added to the organization’s 2011 line-up.
The 25-year-old native of Brazil will compete full-time in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series and for the series’ Rookie of the Year honors next season. Further details regarding the program will be released at […]

JGR Puts Scott in NNS Car
Thursday, Dec 9, 2010 – 18:24 | Comments Off on JGR Puts Scott in NNS Car
JGR Puts Scott in NNS Car

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Joe Gibbs Racing announced that its newest entry into the Nationwide Series which will be driven by Brian Scott, will carry the familiar number 11 and have Kevin Kidd as its crew chief.
In addition, Adam Stevens, who had previously served as the engineer for JGR’s Sprint Cup Series No. 20 Home Depot Toyota, will assume […]

Johanna Long Wins Snowball Derby
Monday, Dec 6, 2010 – 8:34 | One Comment
Johanna Long Wins Snowball Derby

Johanna Long won Sunday’s 43rd annual Snowball Derby in Florida, becoming just the second female to win the prestigious short-track event.
Long, 18, is the youngest driver to win the event, which attracts top drivers from across the nation to the paved, half-mile Five Flags Speedway near Pensacola.
Last year, Kyle Busch won the race. This year, […]

Testing Scheduled for Repaved DIS
Friday, Dec 3, 2010 – 8:34 | Comments Off on Testing Scheduled for Repaved DIS

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Daytona Beach, Fla. – NASCAR tire-testing on Daytona International Speedway’s recently repaved 2.5-mile racing surface is scheduled for Dec. 15-16.
The Goodyear Racing test will mark the first time race cars will turn laps on a surface that has been repaved for only the second time in its history. Lane Construction began the historic project […]