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St. Pete Singles on Sale
Tuesday, Mar 1, 2011 – 15:45 | Comments Off on St. Pete Singles on Sale

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Single-day reserved grandstand and general admission tickets for the IZOD IndyCar Series’ Honda Grand Prix of St. Petersburg are now on sale.
Billed as the World’s Fastest Spring Break Party , the race’s sixth edition will return to the streets of downtown St. Petersburg from March 25-27 as the IndyCar season-opener. Will Power of Team Penske […]

Lucas, Hight, Line Win at Winternationals
Sunday, Feb 27, 2011 – 22:29 | One Comment
Lucas, Hight, Line Win at Winternationals

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Morgan Lucas defeated Shawn Langdon in a matchup of former high school classmates in the Top Fuel final Sunday at the season-opening Kragen O’Reilly Auto Parts NHRA Winternationals presented by Valvoline at historic Auto Club Raceway at Pomona, Calif.
The other winners of the first of 22 races in the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series […]

Swindell Wins at Royal Purple
Sunday, Feb 27, 2011 – 9:50 | Comments Off on Swindell Wins at Royal Purple

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Sammy Swindell used a three-lap sprint to the checkered flag at Royal Purple Raceway in Baytown, Texas to get his first World of Outlaws victory of the season Saturday night.
Swindell started fourth and charged to the front after Chad Kemenah led the first eight laps in the 40-lap feature event at the quarter-mile speedway just […]

Dixon Claims Pomona Pole With Record Pass
Saturday, Feb 26, 2011 – 21:46 | Comments Off on Dixon Claims Pomona Pole With Record Pass
Dixon Claims Pomona Pole With Record Pass

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Larry Dixon had a national-record pass of 3.770 at 324.98 mph to claim the No. 1 qualifying position in Top Fuel on Saturday at the season-opening Kragen O’Reilly Auto Parts NHRA Winternationals.
The other No. 1 qualifiers at the first of 22 races in NHRA’s 60th anniversary season were Cruz Pedregon (Funny Car) and Erica Enders […]

Edwards Claims PIR Cup Pole
Saturday, Feb 26, 2011 – 16:52 | Comments Off on Edwards Claims PIR Cup Pole
Edwards Claims PIR Cup Pole

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Carl Edwards will start Sunday’s Subway Fresh Fit 500 at Phoenix International Speedway from the pole.
Edwards, who finished second in last weekend’s Daytona 500 and came to Phoenix as Sprint Cup points leader, logged a lap at 137.279 mph in his Roush Fenway Racing Ford to get the pole.
His lap was a new track record.
“That’s […]

Value Pricing Period At MIS Coming To An End
Saturday, Feb 26, 2011 – 16:07 | Comments Off on Value Pricing Period At MIS Coming To An End

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Brooklyn, Mich.–  The Value Pricing Period for tickets to all 2011 events at Michigan International Speedway will conclude at 9 p.m. (ET) on Monday, Feb. 28.
NASCAR Sprint Cup Series tickets for the Heluva Good! Sour Cream Dips 400 on Sunday, June 19, and NSCS 400 on Sunday, Aug. 21, are now priced at $25. That […]

Busch Nabs NNS Pole
Saturday, Feb 26, 2011 – 15:23 | Comments Off on Busch Nabs NNS Pole
Busch Nabs NNS Pole

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Kyle Busch, who won Friday night’s Camping World Truck Series race at Phoenix International Raceway, won the pole for Saturday’s Nationwide Series race at PIR.
Busch posted a lap at 134.298 mph, which set the track record.
Carl Edwards was second fastest in qualifying for the race, which is scheduled to begin at 2 p.m. Eastern on […]

Kinser Lands Pike Victory
Saturday, Feb 26, 2011 – 8:40 | Comments Off on Kinser Lands Pike Victory

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Another night of racing, another victory for Steve Kinser.
Kinser held off Jason Sides and Cody Darrah in an edge-of-your-seat World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series thriller on Friday night at Pike County Speedway.
Kinser took the lead on lap 12 of the 35-lap feature in his Bass Pro Shops/J.D. Byrider/Chevrolet/Maxim, but Sides and Darrah took shots […]

Busch Trucks To Victory at PIR
Friday, Feb 25, 2011 – 21:59 | Comments Off on Busch Trucks To Victory at PIR
Busch Trucks To Victory at PIR

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Kyle Busch held off Clint Bowyer on a series of late-race restarts and won the Camping World Truck Series race at Phoenix International Speedway on Friday night.
Bowyer, who beat Busch and won the trucks race last November at PIR, took the lead away from pole-sitter Clay Rogers on the first lap of the race.
Busch, who […]

Rain Halts NHRA Qualifying
Friday, Feb 25, 2011 – 18:46 | Comments Off on Rain Halts NHRA Qualifying

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Persistent rain showers forced NHRA officials to cancel Friday’s racing at the Kragen O’Reilly Auto Parts NHRA Winternationals at Auto Club Raceway at Pomona.
Qualifying will resume Saturday, weather permitting, for the season-opening NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series event with two sessions scheduled. Sunday’s eliminations start at 11 a.m.
The qualifying leaders after Thursday’s first session […]