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Truex On Pole For PIR Cup Race
Friday, Nov 13, 2009 – 19:05 | Comments Off
Truex On Pole For PIR Cup Race

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Martin Truex Jr. will start Sunday’s Sprint Cup race at Phoenix International Raceway from the pole as a result of turning a lap a 135.120 mph in qualifying on Friday afternoon.
Starting second in the Checker O’Reilly Auto Parts 500 will be Kurt Busch.
Jimmie Johnson, the points leader in the Chase for the Sprint Cup Championship, [...]

Sauter On Pole In Trucks
Friday, Nov 13, 2009 – 17:48 | Comments Off
Sauter On Pole In Trucks

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Johnny Sauter won the pole for Friday night’s Lucas Oil 150 Camping World Truck Series race when he laid down a lap at 131.019 mph on Friday afternoon.
Second fastest in qualifying at Phoenix International Raceway was Kevin Harvick.
Ron Hornaday Jr., who can clinch the series championship this weekend at PIR as he has a 197-point [...]

Classic Shaping Up In Pomona
Thursday, Nov 12, 2009 – 20:26 | Comments Off
Classic Shaping Up In Pomona

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Tony Schumacher and Larry Dixon entered the final race of the season separated by a single point and in the first round of qualifying the gap was just a thousandth of a second.
Lined up side-by-side for the final pass of the first day of qualifying at the season-ending Auto Club NHRA Finals Thursday, Schumacher, the points [...]

Kahne Hires Darrah Full Time
Thursday, Nov 12, 2009 – 11:53 | Comments Off

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Kasey Kahne Racing announced the permanent addition of sprint car racer Cody Darrah as the driver of the No. 91 Great Clips / Sage Fruit / ASE / Mopar in the 2010 World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series.  Darrah, 20, of Red Lion, Pa., served as a fill-in driver for KKR’s No. 19 entry for [...]

Thomas Schultz Wins MIS’ Race to Vegas Contest
Wednesday, Nov 11, 2009 – 19:05 | Comments Off

Brooklyn, Mich. – While enjoying the retirement life following a 42-year career at Ford Motor Co., Thomas Schultz was shocked when he learned of his good fortunes.
Schultz, 75, of Plymouth, Mich., hit the jackpot when he was randomly picked as the winner of Michigan International Speedway’s Race to Vegas contest. A longtime MIS fan who [...]

Relief Available for NHRA Fans
Monday, Nov 9, 2009 – 20:23 | Comments Off

Glendora, Calif. – A limited number of $20 Race Fan Relief tickets are available for this weekend’s Auto Club NHRA Finals (Nov. 12-15), the season finale for the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series. A limited number of the $20 Race Fan Relief tickets remain for Thursday and Friday’s racing at famed Auto Club Raceway [...]

Saldana Is King Of Worlds, Schatz Is Champ
Sunday, Nov 8, 2009 – 8:12 | 2 Comments
Saldana Is King Of Worlds, Schatz Is Champ

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A capacity crowd saw Joey Saldana win the World Finals at The Dirt Track @ Lowe’s Motor Speedway Saturday evening, and also saw Donny Schatz crowned champion of the World of Outlaws.
Saldana became just the fifth driver in the 30-plus year history of the series to win at least 20 A-Feature events in a single [...]

Myers On Top of Worlds
Saturday, Nov 7, 2009 – 8:42 | Comments Off

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Jason Meyers on Friday night won the opening main event of the third annual World Finals at The Dirt Track at Lowe’s Motor Speedway.
His victory allowed him to keep pace with Donny Schatz in the closest points race in World of Outlaws history. With the triumph at the state-of-the-art four-tenths-mile, Meyers earned four more points [...]

Kenseth Claims Nationwide Pole
Friday, Nov 6, 2009 – 20:11 | Comments Off
Kenseth Claims Nationwide Pole

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Matt Kenseth on Friday won the pole for Saturday’s NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Texas Motor Speedway by turning a lap at 187.201 mph.
Right behind Kenseth was his Roush Fenway Racing teammate, David Ragan, who had a lap at 186.548 mph.
Jason Leffler was third, Kasey Kahne fourth and Kevin Harvick fifth.
Series points-leader Kyle Busch was [...]

Fans Have Opportunity to Win at MIS
Friday, Nov 6, 2009 – 19:41 | Comments Off

Brooklyn, Mich.­— Viva Las Vegas! As Michigan International Speedway’s renewal deadline approaches Friday, fans have the opportunity to renew their tickets and camping to win an experience of a lifetime.
One lucky winner who renews for the 2010 season at MIS will win a trip for two to the NASCAR Sprint Cup awards ceremony in Michigan [...]