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NHRA Retreats On Oil Down Penalties
Tuesday, Sep 22, 2015 – 19:15 | Comments Off on NHRA Retreats On Oil Down Penalties
NHRA Retreats On Oil Down Penalties

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NHRA is reducing the penalties for oil downs on the track effective immediately.
In a press release issued Tuesday evening, the NHRA announced: Until further notice, escalating penalties for oildowns will be capped at $3,000 ($1,000 for first violation, $2,000 for second violation, and $3,000 for third and after), instead of the previous system which had […]

Brown Countdown Pursuit Off To Big Start In North Carolina
Sunday, Sep 20, 2015 – 19:33 | Comments Off on Brown Countdown Pursuit Off To Big Start In North Carolina
Brown Countdown Pursuit Off To Big Start In North Carolina

Antron Brown raced to a historic Top Fuel victory Sunday at the NHRA Carolina Nationals by outrunning rival J.R. Todd in the first final round to be contested by African-American drivers in NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series history.
Meanwhile in Pro Stock at zMAX Dragway, NHRA’s strong competitor diversity also was showcased in impressive fashion […]

Kyle Busch Wins Battle of JGR Drivers At Chicagoland
Sunday, Sep 20, 2015 – 6:48 | Comments Off on Kyle Busch Wins Battle of JGR Drivers At Chicagoland
Kyle Busch Wins Battle of JGR Drivers At Chicagoland

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Kyle Busch surged ahead of teammate Matt Kenseth with a crossover move on the next-to-last lap and won the Furious 7 300 NASCAR XFINITY Series race by .791 seconds at Chicagoland Speedway Saturday night.
The two JGR cars were the clear class of the field, but after they swapped the lead three times on […]

Millican Continues Spoiler Role In zMAX Qualifying
Saturday, Sep 19, 2015 – 18:29 | Comments Off on Millican Continues Spoiler Role In zMAX Qualifying
Millican Continues Spoiler Role In zMAX Qualifying

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Countdown playoff spoiler Clay Millican earned his first No. 1 qualifying position in more than two years Saturday at the NHRA Carolina Nationals at zMAX Dragway.
Tommy Johnson Jr. (Funny Car), Greg Anderson (Pro Stock) and Eddie Krawiec (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also will lead their categories into Sunday’s noon eliminations as No. 1 qualifiers in the […]

Johnson Jr. Rolls On In Carolina Nationals Qualifying
Saturday, Sep 19, 2015 – 6:51 | Comments Off on Johnson Jr. Rolls On In Carolina Nationals Qualifying
Johnson Jr. Rolls On In Carolina Nationals Qualifying

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Tommy Johnson Jr., who has quietly had one of the most consistent Funny Cars of the season, raced to the qualifying lead Friday at the NHRA Carolina Nationals at zMAX Dragway.
Clay Millican (Top Fuel), Greg Anderson (Pro Stock) and Jerry Savoie (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were qualifying leaders at the opening round of the Mello […]

Harvick Takes Pole After Rain Ditches Qualifying At Chicagoland
Friday, Sep 18, 2015 – 18:41 | Comments Off on Harvick Takes Pole After Rain Ditches Qualifying At Chicagoland
Harvick Takes Pole After Rain Ditches Qualifying At Chicagoland

Kevin Harvick will start the 2015 Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup from the pole position after qualifying for the Chase’s opening race at Chicagoland Speedway was canceled because of rain.
Also rained out was the Camping World Truck Race that was scheduled for Friday evening.
Harvick earned the Coors Light Pole position for Sunday’s MyAFibRisk.com 400 (3 […]

Elliott Gets His First XFINITY Victory Of Season
Saturday, Sep 12, 2015 – 7:12 | Comments Off on Elliott Gets His First XFINITY Victory Of Season
Elliott Gets His First XFINITY Victory Of Season

Chase Elliott was first off pit road under caution on Lap 218 of 250 and held the top spot the rest of the way in breaking a 39-race XFINITY Series winless streak on Friday night at Richmond International Raceway.
Elliott’s victory trimmed his deficit to 21 points behind series leader Chris Buescher, who finished 10th. Elliott’s […]

Logano On Pole At Richmond
Friday, Sep 11, 2015 – 18:25 | Comments Off on Logano On Pole At Richmond
Logano On Pole At Richmond

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Joey Logano collected his second straight Sprint Cup Series pole at Richmond International Raceway Friday when he logged the fastest lap for Saturday night’s final race before the start of the Chase playoffs.
With a lap at 21.349 seconds, the Joe Gibbs Racing driver won his fifth pole of the season.
Logano, who won the pole earlier […]

Hamlin Injures Knee Playing Basketball
Wednesday, Sep 9, 2015 – 15:06 | Comments Off on Hamlin Injures Knee Playing Basketball
Hamlin Injures Knee Playing Basketball

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Joe Gibbs Racing said Wednesday that driver Denny Hamlin suffered a torn Anterior Cruciate Ligament in his right knee while playing basketballTuesday night.
Hamlin had a MRI this morning to confirm the diagnosis and has been evaluated by the medical team at OrthoCarolina.
He has received the medical clearance necessary to continue racing activities and is expected […]

U.S. Nats Produce First-Time Winners, Watery Eyes
Monday, Sep 7, 2015 – 18:50 | Comments Off on U.S. Nats Produce First-Time Winners, Watery Eyes
U.S. Nats Produce First-Time Winners, Watery Eyes

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For the second time during this weekend’s U.S. Nationals, wet weather struck Lucas Oil Raceway. Sunday’s moisture at the historic old drag strip did not come in the form of rain, however. Rather it was the result of tears of joy as the first-time winners of The Big Go simply could not contain their emotions […]