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Ecclestone Attacked, Robbed
Friday, Nov 26, 2010 – 11:04 | Comments Off on Ecclestone Attacked, Robbed

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Bernie Ecclestone suffered a minor head injury when he was attacked and robbed outside of his office in London.
He reportedly had jewelry worth $314,000 taken from him.
Ecclestone, the 80-year-old boss of Formula One, was treated at a hospital after being punched and kicked by four men. He has been released from the hospital.
No arrests had […]

‘Black Friday’ Offers Fender-Buster Deals
Friday, Nov 26, 2010 – 8:35 | One Comment
‘Black Friday’ Offers Fender-Buster Deals

Traditionally, the days surrounding the Thanksgiving celebration – “Black Friday” and “Cyber Monday” – are the busiest of the holiday shopping season.
Some of the country’s leading motorsports facilities are joining in the rush with discounts for 2011 events, including deals specifically geared toward Friday, Nov. 26, and Monday, Nov. 29. For the fan who has […]

RPM Has Been ‘Restructured”
Monday, Nov 22, 2010 – 14:13 | 2 Comments
RPM Has Been ‘Restructured”

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A statement released by Richard Petty Motorsports on Monday seems to indicate that the team will continue on in NASCAR.
The statement, issued by Richard Petty regarding “plans for the 2011 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season and beyond” says:
“Richard Petty Motorsports has completed its restructuring process and is now in the process of moving forward. RPM […]

Busch Wins Homestead NNS Race
Saturday, Nov 20, 2010 – 19:30 | Comments Off on Busch Wins Homestead NNS Race
Busch Wins Homestead NNS Race

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Kyle Busch put himself in contention for a final-weekend-of-the-NASCAR-season sweep Saturday night when he won the Ford 300 Nationwide Series race at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
Busch, who won Friday night’s Ford 200 Camping World Truck Series race at Homestead and will be in Sunday’s Ford 400 Sprint Cup race, took the lead from Kevin Harvick with 22 […]

Logano On NNS Pole
Saturday, Nov 20, 2010 – 13:05 | Comments Off on Logano On NNS Pole
Logano On NNS Pole

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Joey Logano will start Saturday afternoon’s Ford 300 Nationwide Series from the pole.
Logano won the pole with a qualifying lap at 171.499 mph earlier on Saturday. It was the eighth pole of the season for Logano. He also has two victories.
Kyle Busch, Logano’s Joe Gibbs Racing teammate, was second fastest in qualifying session with a […]

Anderson Loses Championship Car To Fire
Saturday, Nov 20, 2010 – 8:45 | 2 Comments
Anderson Loses Championship Car To Fire

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For the second time in less than a year, four-time NHRA Pro Stock world champion Greg Anderson has been the victim of a fire.
As the 2010 champion flew home Thursday from the National Hot Rod Association’s season-finale in Pomona, Calif., the transporter that serves as the team’s racetrack headquarters caught fire on the I-10 Freeway […]

Q and A: Dario Franchitti
Saturday, Nov 20, 2010 – 8:37 | Comments Off on Q and A: Dario Franchitti
Q and A: Dario Franchitti

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Fort Worth, Texas – Reigning IZOD IndyCar Series champion Dario Franchitti visited Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth on Friday to conduct an offseason, one-day test session for Target Chip Ganassi Racing. During a break, Franchitti took time to discuss a variety of topics ranging from his championship season to the arrival of the new […]

Busch Wins Race, Owners Championship
Friday, Nov 19, 2010 – 22:27 | Comments Off on Busch Wins Race, Owners Championship
Busch Wins Race, Owners Championship

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Kyle Busch passed Ron Hornaday Jr. for the lead on a restart with four laps to go and went on to win the Camping World Truck Series race at Homestead-Miami Speedway Friday night.
The victory in the Ford 200 season-ending race gave Busch the owners championship.
“I feel like I won with my people this year,” Busch […]

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 […]