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Johnson Tops Chase Contenders In Qualifying
Friday, Nov 19, 2010 – 16:26 | Comments Off on Johnson Tops Chase Contenders In Qualifying
Johnson Tops Chase Contenders In Qualifying

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Jimmie Johnson will start Sunday’s season-ending Ford 400 Sprint Cup race in the best position among drivers still in contention for the 2010 championship.
Johnson, who will be second in points when the race begins, will be sixth on the starting grid. His qualifying lap was at 176.482 mph. That was about a half mile per […]

Homestead Update: Edwards Fastest, France Talks Change
Friday, Nov 19, 2010 – 13:00 | 2 Comments
Homestead Update: Edwards Fastest, France Talks Change

At Homestead-Miami Speedway Friday:
Carl Edwards was fastest in the first Sprint Cup Series practice session of the weekend as he turned a lap aqt 175.838 mph.
Second fastest in the practice for the Ford 400 season-ender was Kyle Busch, whose fast lap of 175.165 mph came late in the hour-and-a-half session.
Jimmie Johnson was fastest among […]

Force, Dixon Fuel Pomona Thrill Show
Sunday, Nov 14, 2010 – 22:12 | Comments Off on Force, Dixon Fuel Pomona Thrill Show
Force, Dixon Fuel Pomona Thrill Show

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John Force clinched his NHRA-record 15th Funny Car championship on Sunday to complete an improbable and emotional comeback from the horrific accident in Dallas three years ago that left his racing future in serious jeopardy.
The 61-year-old Force – who also won the race, his sixth of 2010 – became the oldest champion in NHRA history […]

Edwards Wins NNS Race At PIR
Saturday, Nov 13, 2010 – 18:38 | Comments Off on Edwards Wins NNS Race At PIR
Edwards Wins NNS Race At PIR

Carl Edwards made it two Nationwide Series victories in a row Saturday afternoon when he won the Wypall 200 at Phoenix International Raceway.
Edwards, who won last weekend at Texas Motor Speedway, led a race-best 153 laps.
To get the victory, his fourth of the season, he had to hold off  Kevin Harvick over the final 25 […]

Logano To Start From Pole In NNS
Saturday, Nov 13, 2010 – 13:44 | Comments Off on Logano To Start From Pole In NNS
Logano To Start From Pole In NNS

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Joey Logano captured the pole for Saturday afternoon’s Nationwide Series race at Phoenix International Raceway. The Joe Gibbs Racing driver set a new track record with his run.
Carl Edwards of Roush Fenway Racing will start the race second.
Third was Justin Allgaier in a Penske Racing Dodge.
Kevin Harvick and Kyle Busch were fourth and fifth respectively.
The […]

Hagan Off To Fast Start In Pomona
Thursday, Nov 11, 2010 – 20:12 | Comments Off on Hagan Off To Fast Start In Pomona
Hagan Off To Fast Start In Pomona

Matt Hagan got in the first punch in his Funny Car battle with John Force on the final weekend of the 2010 NHRA Full Throttle Series season by making a 4.139-second pass at 293.86 mph to earn the provisional No. 1 in Funny Car.
The three bonus points he earned for the quickest pass of the […]

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 […]