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Hinchcliffe Captures Long Beach
Sunday, Apr 9, 2017 – 17:49 | Comments Off on Hinchcliffe Captures Long Beach
Hinchcliffe Captures Long Beach

Canadian James Hinchcliffe ended a two-year-long winless streak on Sunday when he won the IndyCar Series’ Grand Prix of Long Beach.
Hinchcliffe, whose last win came in 2015, beat fellow Honda driver Sebastien Bourdais of Dale Coyne Racing to the checkered flag by 1.49 seconds.
A big victory it was, for Hinchcliffe.
“I said on the radio, my […]

Castroneves Claims Another Pole At Long Beach
Sunday, Apr 9, 2017 – 8:18 | Comments Off on Castroneves Claims Another Pole At Long Beach
Castroneves Claims Another Pole At Long Beach

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Helio Castroneves broke his own track record in winning a third straight pole on Saturday for Sunday’s Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach.
In the Firestone Fast Six, the third and final round of knockout qualifying, Castroneves pushed his No. 3 Team Penske Chevrolet around the 1.968-mile, 11-turn temporary street course in 1 minute, 6.2254 seconds […]

Taylor Caddy Wins Long Beach
Saturday, Apr 8, 2017 – 17:08 | Comments Off on Taylor Caddy Wins Long Beach
Taylor Caddy Wins Long Beach

Jordan Taylor kept Wayne Taylor Racing perfect on the year Saturday when he took the lead from Ryan Dalziel with 5 and a half seconds to go and held on to win in the IMSA WeatherTech Championship race in the streets of Long Beach, Calif.
The victory was the third of the season for WTR’s No. […]

Hafertepe Wins On Texas Soil
Saturday, Apr 8, 2017 – 10:28 | Comments Off on Hafertepe Wins On Texas Soil

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FORT WORTH, Texas – Sam Hafertepe Jr. scored his record-tying third career victory at the Texas Motor Speedway Dirt Track Friday in the 25-lap, A-Main ASCS feature on the opening night of the Tony Stewart Texas Sprint Car Nationals presented by Machinery Auctioneers.  
Hafertepe started 13th and quickly moved through the field to overtake early […]

Taylors Extend IMSA Hot Streak
Saturday, Apr 8, 2017 – 8:01 | Comments Off on Taylors Extend IMSA Hot Streak
Taylors Extend IMSA Hot Streak

Ricky Taylor climbed out of his Cadillac DPi-V.R. late Friday in Long Beach, Calif. and proclaimed himself to be nervous. Say what?
The Wayne Taylor Racing driver’s team has won the first two IMSA WeatherTech Sports Car Series races of the year – those being at iconic venues Daytona and Sebring. Then, on Friday, Taylor and […]

Power Rules Practice At Long Beach
Saturday, Apr 8, 2017 – 7:35 | Comments Off on Power Rules Practice At Long Beach
Power Rules Practice At Long Beach

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Experience paid off on opening day at the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach, with all seven past race winners entered this year finishing in the top eight on the combined speed chart.
Will Power, a two-time Long Beach race-winner, posted the best lap in the second of the two 45-minute practice sessions around the famed […]

Foyt Honored By Ford
Friday, Apr 7, 2017 – 14:37 | Comments Off on Foyt Honored By Ford
Foyt Honored By Ford

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American motorsports icon A.J. Foyt Jr. is the 28th recipient of the Spirit of Ford Award.
Foyt, 82, was presented Ford Motor Company’s highest auto racing-related honor for his lifetime achievement and contribution to the industry both on and off the world’s racetracks. Foyt joined an international list of honorees from all forms of racing and […]

Keselowski Out-Duels Busch To Win Martinsville
Sunday, Apr 2, 2017 – 17:07 | Comments Off on Keselowski Out-Duels Busch To Win Martinsville
Keselowski Out-Duels Busch To Win Martinsville

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Brad Keselowski passed Kyle Busch with 43 laps to go, moved out to a relatively comfortable lead and went on to win Sunday’s Monster Energy Cup Series race at the Martinsville Speedway short track.
The victory was the second of the year for Keselowski – who also won at Las Vegas three weeks ago – and […]

Anderson Wins Challenge; Vegas Field Set
Sunday, Apr 2, 2017 – 8:16 | Comments Off on Anderson Wins Challenge; Vegas Field Set
Anderson Wins Challenge; Vegas Field Set

Greg Anderson defeated Shane Gray Saturday in the K&N Horsepower Challenge, Pro Stock’s annual bonus race-within-a-race, at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Anderson powered his Summit Racing Equipment Chevy Camaro to a quarter-mile pass in 6.684-seconds at 205.47 mph to better Gray’s 6.699/206.26 effort to claim the $50,000 prize and the opportunity to walk […]

Elliott Picks Up Truck Victory
Saturday, Apr 1, 2017 – 18:41 | Comments Off on Elliott Picks Up Truck Victory
Elliott Picks Up Truck Victory

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Chase Elliott sprinted away from the field after a restart with 12 laps to go to easily win Saturday’s Camping World Truck Series race at Martinsville Speedway.
Defending Series champion Johnny Sauter finished second, 1.865 seconds back.
“It was fun today,” Elliott said.
“It was a hard-fought battle, for sure.”
Elliott’s big move after the restart was a block […]