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Edwards Wins Richmond NNS Pole
Friday, Apr 29, 2011 – 15:52 | Comments Off on Edwards Wins Richmond NNS Pole
Edwards Wins Richmond NNS Pole

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Carl Edwards won the pole for Friday night’s Bubba Burger 250 Nationwide Series race at Richmond International Raceway on Friday afternoon.
Edwards’ pole-winning lap was at 125.046 mph.  It is his fourth pole of the season.
Edwards, in a Roush Fenway Racing Ford, has two victories in the series this season. He has 31 victories in his […]

Kyle Busch Honored With DOTY
Monday, Apr 25, 2011 – 14:58 | Comments Off on Kyle Busch Honored With DOTY
Kyle Busch Honored With DOTY

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NASCAR’s Kyle Busch was named recipient of the Driver of the Year Foundation’s Driver of the Year award for the first quarter of the 2011 auto racing season, it was announced Monday.
Busch beat out fellow NASCAR drivers Carl Edwards and Kevin Harvick in voting for the award.
Helping Busch earn the award – which goes to […]

Edwards Brushes Busch Aside To Win Nashville
Saturday, Apr 23, 2011 – 18:03 | One Comment
Edwards Brushes Busch Aside To Win Nashville

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Carl Edwards ended a six-race tumble at Nashville Superspeedway on Saturday when he won the Nashville 300 Nationwide Series race.
Edwards pushed past Kyle Busch as they fought for the lead with 35 laps to go. They exchanged the lead a couple times but Edwards finally got ahead and stayed ahead to kill Busch’s hopes for […]

Busch Doesn’t Miss A Beat In Nashville
Friday, Apr 22, 2011 – 21:04 | Comments Off on Busch Doesn’t Miss A Beat In Nashville
Busch Doesn’t Miss A Beat In Nashville

Kyle Busch dominated and won Friday night’s Camping World Truck Series race at Nashville Superspeedway. He led all but 10 laps.
The only time Busch’s victory was threatened was late in the race when he was passed by Ron Hornaday Jr. on a restart with nine laps to go.
Busch appeared to be ready to re-take the […]

Johnson Gets DOTY Hardware
Friday, Apr 22, 2011 – 16:15 | Comments Off on Johnson Gets DOTY Hardware
Johnson Gets DOTY Hardware

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Jimmie Johnson was presented with the 2010 Driver of the Year Award trophy last week during ceremonies at the International Hall of Fame dinner in Talladega, Ala.
Johnson, who in 2010 won his fifth straight Sprint Cup championship, was presented with the trophy and a Tissot watch by Driver of the Year Foundation president Barry Schmoyer.
The […]

NASCAR Class of 2012 HOF Nominees Released
Wednesday, Apr 20, 2011 – 7:14 | One Comment
NASCAR Class of 2012 HOF Nominees Released

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NASCAR announced Tuesday the list of 25 nominees for the NASCAR Hall of Fame’s third induction class to be enshrined in January 2012. From that list, five inductees will be elected by the NASCAR Hall of Fame Voting Panel, which includes a nationwide fan vote on NASCAR.COM.
Of the 25 nominees, 20 return from last year’s […]

Conway Wins Long Beach On Late Pass
Sunday, Apr 17, 2011 – 17:23 | Comments Off on Conway Wins Long Beach On Late Pass
Conway Wins Long Beach On Late Pass

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Mike Conway passed Ryan Briscoe for the lead with 13 laps to go and went on  to win Sunday’s IZOD IndyCar Series Toyota Grand Prix race through the streets of Long Beach, Calif.
The pass came just two laps after Conway’s Andretti Autosport teammate, slowed and left the track with a mechanical problem while battling Briscoe […]

Johnson Wins Four-Wide Talladega Drag Race
Sunday, Apr 17, 2011 – 17:00 | One Comment
Johnson Wins Four-Wide Talladega Drag Race

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Jimmie Johnson, with Dale Earnhardt Jr. pushing, slipped past Clint Bowyer and his wing man Kevin Harvick at the finish line on the final lap and won the Aaron’s 499
Sprint Cup race at Talladega Superspeedway on Sunday afternoon.
The margin of victory was .002 seconds.
And that was the margin between first and second. There were six […]

Worsham Stays Hot, Winning The Four-Wides
Sunday, Apr 17, 2011 – 16:39 | Comments Off on Worsham Stays Hot, Winning The Four-Wides
Worsham Stays Hot, Winning The Four-Wides

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Del Worsham, Jack Beckman and Greg Anderson emerged as winners of the VisitMyrtleBeach.com Four-Wide Nationals at zMAX Dragway in Concord, N.C. Sunday afternoon.
Worsham won the Top Fuel portion of the event, edging Al-Anabi Racing teammate and defending champion, Larry Dixon.
Worsham gave up four thousandths to Dixon at the starting line (.064 to .068), but he […]

Busch Wins ‘Crazy’ Talladega Nationwide Series race
Saturday, Apr 16, 2011 – 17:18 | 3 Comments
Busch Wins ‘Crazy’ Talladega Nationwide Series race

Kyle Busch won the Aaron’s 312 Nationwide Series race at Talladega Superspeedway on Saturday afternoon and in restrictor-plate racing 2011 style, got essential help from drafting partner  Joey Logano.
Logano finished second.
Joe Nemechek finished third and Brad Keselowski was fourth.
Elliott Sadler, the polesitter, was fifth and Daytona 500 winner Trevor Bayne was sixth.
The race was wild […]