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Busch Pushed To Succeed In Truck Race
Saturday, Oct 31, 2009 – 18:34 | One Comment
Busch Pushed To Succeed In Truck Race

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With a push from behind from teammate Aric Almirola, Kyle Busch passed leader Todd Bodine just a couple of hundred yards from the finish line to get the victory in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Talladega Superspeedway Saturday.
The victory in the Mountain Dew 250 was the sixth of the season for Busch, [...]

Rain Cancels Talladega Qualifying
Saturday, Oct 31, 2009 – 11:36 | Comments Off
Rain Cancels Talladega Qualifying

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Rain has forced cancelation of Saturday’s qualifying for the Amp Energy 500 at Talladega Superspeedway.
The drivers will line up for Sunday’s race based on points. That means Jimmie Johnson will be on the pole and Mark Martin will be next to him.
In the second row will be Jeff Gordon and Tony Stewart.

Braun On Trucks Pole
Friday, Oct 30, 2009 – 19:43 | Comments Off
Braun On Trucks Pole

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Colin Braun continued Roush Fenway Racing’s recent qualifying domination at restrictor-plate tracks by capturing the pole position for Saturday’s running of the Mountain Dew 250 fueled by Fred’s NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Talladega Superspeedway.
Braun turned a fast lap of 179.608 mph during Friday’s qualifying session at Talladega, edging out Terry Cook, who [...]

US F1 Team Picks European Base
Friday, Oct 30, 2009 – 14:05 | Comments Off

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US F1 Team announced today that MotorLand Aragon, an 865-acre motorsports complex located in the Spanish town of Alcaniz, has been selected as the team’s European base. MotorLand will serve as the team’s European testing, race-car development and logistics headquarters.
“MotorLand Aragon is the ideal motorsports complex for US F1’s European operation,” said Peter Windsor, executive vice president and sporting [...]

NASCAR Penalizes Steve Wallace
Wednesday, Oct 28, 2009 – 12:02 | Comments Off
NASCAR Penalizes Steve Wallace

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NASCAR announced today that Steve Wallace, driver of the No. 66 Chevrolet in the NASCAR Nationwide Series, has been fined and penalized due to rule violations that occurred immediately following this past weekend’s event at Memphis Motorsports Park.
Wallace has been fined $5,000 and placed on probation until Dec. 31, 2009, for violating Section 12-1 (Actions [...]

Sadler To Slide Into Fusion
Wednesday, Oct 28, 2009 – 6:33 | Comments Off
Sadler To Slide Into Fusion

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Richard Petty Motorsports’ transition to the Ford camp for the 2010 NASCAR Sprint Cup season will begin this weekend at Talladega Superspeedway.
Elliott Sadler’s No. 19 Stanley Tools entry will be re-bodied as a Ford Fusion for Sunday’s AMP Energy 500. Sadler will return to his No. 19 Dodge Charger for the final three races [...]

NHRA Unveils Safety Updates
Wednesday, Oct 28, 2009 – 6:28 | Comments Off
NHRA Unveils Safety Updates

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A new helmet removal system leads a list of technical initiatives designed to improve safety and reduce unwanted downtime during the 2010 National Hot Rod Association season.
Highlighting changes announced Monday will be implementation of a new Eject Helmet Removal System in all four professional categories, as well as Top Alcohol Dragster and Top Alcohol Funny [...]

Saldana The Big Star In Texas
Sunday, Oct 25, 2009 – 8:16 | One Comment
Saldana The Big Star In Texas

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Joey Saldana made it three-for-three in the state of Texas after wiring the field on Saturday night at Lone Star Speedway to score his series leading 19th A-Feature win of the season with the World of Outlaws and his career-high 20th overall victory with the series.
Saldana earned $12,000 for the win, which was the 58th [...]

Peters Wins Martinsville Truck Race
Saturday, Oct 24, 2009 – 16:31 | Comments Off
Peters Wins Martinsville Truck Race

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Timothy Peters got his first career victory in the Camping World Truck Series when he won the Kroger 200 at Martinsville Speedway.
“Words can’t describe what I’m going through right now,” Peters said afterward. “These two guys up here, (Red Horse Racing team-owner) Tom DeLoach for believing in me and giving me a opportunity and (crew [...]

New Ford Engine To Debut At Talladega
Friday, Oct 23, 2009 – 8:04 | Comments Off
New Ford Engine To Debut At Talladega

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Ford Racing announced Friday that its new “FR9” engine will make its debut during the Amp Energy 500 at Talladega Superspeedway next weekend.
The new engine will be in the Roush Fenway Racing cars of Matt Kenseth and David Ragan.
Roush Fenway’s Chase drivers, Carl Edwards and Greg Biffle, will use their current Ford engines at Talladega.
While [...]