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Waltrip, Pastrana To Team Up
Thursday, Nov 11, 2010 – 16:16 | Comments Off on Waltrip, Pastrana To Team Up
Waltrip, Pastrana To Team Up

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Travis Pastrana, a veteran X Games athlete who shattered jump records on both motorcycles and automobiles and the star of MTV’s “Nitro Circus”, is moving to NASCAR.
Michael Waltrip Racing, Gary and Blake Bechtel and Pastrana announced Thursday the creation of Pastrana-Waltrip Racing. The team will field cars in the NASCAR Nationwide Series beginning in 2011.
Pastrana-Waltrip Racing […]

Racin’ Notes: Busch Penalized For TMS Gesture
Tuesday, Nov 9, 2010 – 14:55 | Comments Off on Racin’ Notes: Busch Penalized For TMS Gesture
Racin’ Notes: Busch Penalized For TMS Gesture

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In racin’ news today:
NASCAR has fined Kyle Busch, driver of the No. 18 car in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, $25,000 and placed him on NASCAR probation until Dec. 31 for his actions during last Sunday’s race at Texas Motor Speedway.
Kyle Busch violated Section 12-1 (actions detrimental to stock car racing – inappropriate gesture and […]

Meyers King Of Dirt World Finals
Sunday, Nov 7, 2010 – 8:03 | Comments Off on Meyers King Of Dirt World Finals
Meyers King Of Dirt World Finals

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Jason Meyers, Josh Richards and Matt Sheppard were crowned series champions following the fourth-consecutive Lowes Foods World of Outlaws World Finals presented by Bimbo Bakeries and Tom’s Snacks, while Meyers, Jimmy Owens and Tim McCreadie took home A-Feature wins in front of a sellout crowd at The Dirt Track at Charlotte.
More than 14,000 fans filled the grandstands for the […]

Busch Wins TMS Truck Race
Friday, Nov 5, 2010 – 22:06 | Comments Off on Busch Wins TMS Truck Race
Busch Wins TMS Truck Race

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Kyle Busch won the Camping World Truck Series Race Friday night at Texas Motor Speedway.
The victory  was Busch’s seventh of the season in the series in just 14 starts.
Johnny Sauter was second and his Thorsport teammate, Matt Crafton, was third.
Points leader Todd Bodine was fourth.
Busch restarted the race second with 21 laps to go but […]

Buescher P1 In NNS At TMS
Friday, Nov 5, 2010 – 19:03 | Comments Off on Buescher P1 In NNS At TMS
Buescher P1 In NNS At TMS

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Texas native James Buescher claimed the pole for Saturday’s Nationwide Series race at Texas Motor Speedway with a lap at 189.281 mph on Friday evening.
Buescher, from nearby Plano, knocked Kevin Harvick off the pole late in the session.
Harvick’s fast lap was at 189.069 mph.
Carl Edwards will start third in the O’Reilly Auto Parts Challenge as […]

Sadler Takes Pole At TMS
Friday, Nov 5, 2010 – 16:50 | Comments Off on Sadler Takes Pole At TMS
Sadler Takes Pole At TMS

Elliott Sadler led a charge by Ford teams in Sprint Cup qualifying at Texas Motor Speedway on Friday.
Sadler, a non-Chase driver for the Ford team of Richard Petty Motorsports, won the pole for Sunday’s AAA Texas 500 with a lap at 195.397 mph.
Earlier in the day, Sadler announced a deal to drive Nationwide cars for […]

Sprinters Fire Up In Charlotte
Friday, Nov 5, 2010 – 6:37 | Comments Off on Sprinters Fire Up In Charlotte
Sprinters Fire Up In Charlotte

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The pit area at The Dirt Track at Charlotte was filled with 184 race cars Thursday night as the fourth-consecutive Lowes Foods World of Outlaws World Finals presented by Bimbo Bakeries and Tom’s Snacks kicked off three nights of racing.
The event brings together dirt racing’s three premier divisions, the World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series, the World of Outlaws […]

Crafton On Trucks Pole At TMS
Thursday, Nov 4, 2010 – 21:09 | Comments Off on Crafton On Trucks Pole At TMS
Crafton On Trucks Pole At TMS

Matt Crafton won the pole for Friday night’s WinStar World Casino 350 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Texas Motor Speedway on Thursday night.
Crafton’s fast lap in the No. 88 Menards/McGuire-Nicholas Chevrolet was 29.964 seconds, averaging 180.216 miles per hour. He was the only driver to break the 180 mph barrier during qualifying.
Elliott Sadler […]

Force Tightens Funny Car Fight
Sunday, Oct 31, 2010 – 20:37 | Comments Off on Force Tightens Funny Car Fight
Force Tightens Funny Car Fight

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Tony Schumacher (Top Fuel), John Force (Funny Car), Greg Anderson (Pro Stock) and LE Tonglet (Pro Stock Motorchycle) were class winners at the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series’ Las Vegas Nationals on Sunday.
The race, held at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, is the fifth race in the six-race Countdown.
Schumacher, the defending Top […]

Busch Noses Out Almirola For Controversial Win At TSS
Saturday, Oct 30, 2010 – 17:33 | Comments Off on Busch Noses Out Almirola For Controversial Win At TSS
Busch Noses Out Almirola For Controversial Win At TSS

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Kyle Busch dove under Aric Almirola as the two headed to the finish line, completed the pass and won the Mountain Dew 250 Fueled by Fred’s Camping World Truck Series at Talladega Superspeedway Saturday afternoon.
Busch’s truck was in full wiggle mode as he took the checkered flag. Its left wheels were pressed against – or […]