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Worsham Notches Fifth Top Fuel Victory Of Season
Sunday, Jul 10, 2011 – 19:43 | Comments Off on Worsham Notches Fifth Top Fuel Victory Of Season
Worsham Notches Fifth Top Fuel Victory Of Season

Del Worsham defeated David Grubnic to earn his series-high fifth win of the season on Sunday and extend his Top Fuel championship league to 125 points in today’s NHRA Full Throttle Series O’Reilly Auto Parts Route 66 Nationals at Route 66 Raceway in Joliet, Ill.
Also winning at Route 66 Sunday were Mike Neff (Funny Car), Greg […]

Kentucky GM Issues Statement On Traffic Woes
Sunday, Jul 10, 2011 – 18:37 | Comments Off on Kentucky GM Issues Statement On Traffic Woes
Kentucky GM Issues Statement On Traffic Woes

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Kentucky Speedway issued a statement on Sunday concerning the traffic problems which occurred at the track before, during and after Saturday’s Sprint Cup race there.
In the statement, Kentucky Speedway General Manager Mark Simendinger said:
“Kentucky Speedway regrets the traffic conditions surrounding the ‘Quaker State 400.’ We’re committed to working with NASCAR, state and local officials and […]

Franchitti Leads Ganassi Charge In Toronto
Sunday, Jul 10, 2011 – 18:22 | One Comment
Franchitti Leads Ganassi Charge In Toronto

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Dario Franchitti won Sunday’s crash-marred Honda Indy Toronto IZOD IndyCar Series race, beating his Target Chip Ganassi Racing treammate Scott Dixon to the finish line by .73 seconds.
Ryan Hunter-Reay of Andretti Autosport finished third and his teammate, Marco Andretti, was fourth.
Vitor Meira of A.J. Foyt Racing was fifth.
Numerous wrecks on the Toronto street course took […]

Saldana Is Dam Good
Sunday, Jul 10, 2011 – 10:45 | Comments Off on Saldana Is Dam Good

Joey Saldana held off Craig Dollansky to win the Jim Boyd Memorial in Beaver Dam, Wis., for his fourth victory of the season, but his first win World of Outlaws race since early May.
Saldana withstood struggles in June to stay in the hunt for the championship, and now after winning at 1/3-mile Beaver Dam Raceway […]

Anderson Earns Pro Stock Pole at Route 66
Saturday, Jul 9, 2011 – 22:25 | Comments Off on Anderson Earns Pro Stock Pole at Route 66
Anderson Earns Pro Stock Pole at Route 66

Defending Pro Stock world champion Greg Anderson claimed his first No. 1 qualifying position of the season Saturday at the O’Reilly Auto Parts Route 66 NHRA Nationals, ending a drought of 43 races without a top spot that dates back to the 2009 season.
Spencer Massey (Top Fuel), Mike Neff (Funny Car) and Hector Arana Jr. […]

Gurney/Fogarty win Laguna Seca
Saturday, Jul 9, 2011 – 22:19 | Comments Off on Gurney/Fogarty win Laguna Seca
Gurney/Fogarty win Laguna Seca

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Alex Gurney took advantage of a rare miscue by Scott Pruett, beating him out of the pits on their final stops on Lap 80 after Pruett slightly overshot his pit.
Gurney then held off the Daytona Prototype championship leader for the final 28 laps, winning Saturday’s Grand-Am race at Laguna Seca by 0.431 seconds.
Gurney and Jon […]

Busch Christens Kentucky’s Victory Lane
Saturday, Jul 9, 2011 – 21:49 | Comments Off on Busch Christens Kentucky’s Victory Lane
Busch Christens Kentucky’s Victory Lane

Kyle Busch won the inaugural Sprint Cup race at Kentucky Speedway on Saturday night.
The victory in the Quaker State 400 was his third of the season. He moved into the points lead with the victory.
“This is cool,” he said. “The way we ran tonight was awesome. It was a fun night, it was a tough […]

Power Fast Qualifier In Toronto
Saturday, Jul 9, 2011 – 14:12 | Comments Off on Power Fast Qualifier In Toronto
Power Fast Qualifier In Toronto

The IZOD IndyCar Series returned to road racing this weekend and Team Penske’s Will Power returned to the top of the speed charts.
Power, on Saturday, won the pole for Sunday’s Honda Indy Toronto race on the 11-turn, 1.755-mile Exhibition Place street course.
Power, driving the No. 12 Verizon Team Penske car, has swept the pole in […]

Spencer Massey Fast Again at Route 66
Saturday, Jul 9, 2011 – 7:28 | Comments Off on Spencer Massey Fast Again at Route 66
Spencer Massey Fast Again at Route 66

Spencer Massey earned the provisional pole in Top Fuel Friday at the O’Reilly Auto Parts Route 66 NHRA Nationals in Joliet, Ill.
Mike Neff (Funny Car), Greg Anderson (Pro Stock) and Hector Arana Jr. (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were qualifying leaders at the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series event at Route 66 Raceway near Chicago.
Massey […]

Keselowski Gets First NNS Victory Of Season
Friday, Jul 8, 2011 – 21:02 | Comments Off on Keselowski Gets First NNS Victory Of Season
Keselowski Gets First NNS Victory Of Season

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Brad Keselowski won the Feed the Children 300 Nationwide Series race at Kentucky Speedway on Friday night.
He led 132 laps of the 200-lap race to get his first victory of the season.
“This is a new car,” Keselowski said. “And it hauls ass.”
Kevin Harvick finished second and Kyle Busch, who crashed in qualifying and had to […]