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Kyle Busch Edges Biffle For Exciting NNS Victory
Saturday, Feb 20, 2010 – 20:07 | Comments Off on Kyle Busch Edges Biffle For Exciting NNS Victory
Kyle Busch Edges Biffle For Exciting NNS Victory

Kyle Busch passed Greg Biffle for the lead on the final lap and won Saturday’s Stater Bros. 300 Nationwide Series Race at Auto Club Speedway.
The margin of victory .05 seconds.
“That’s crazy,” Busch said. “That’s some racing there.”
Biffle finished second, Brad Keselowski was third and Carl Edwards was fourth.
Joey Logano led 130 of 150 laps but […]

Logano On NNS Pole; Danica 36th
Saturday, Feb 20, 2010 – 14:27 | Comments Off on Logano On NNS Pole; Danica 36th
Logano On NNS Pole; Danica 36th

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Joey Logano won the pole for Saturday afternoon’s Stater Brothers 300 Nationwide Series race at Auto Club Speedway with a lap at 181.282 mph.
It was Logano’s eighth career pole.
Logano’s Joe Gibbs Racing teammate, Kyle Busch, qualified second fastest.
Third was  Brian Scott, who had the best qualifying effort of his Nationwide career, while Carl Edwards […]

Kalitta Paces Top Fuel In Phoenix
Friday, Feb 19, 2010 – 21:32 | Comments Off on Kalitta Paces Top Fuel In Phoenix
Kalitta Paces Top Fuel In Phoenix

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Doug Kalitta, Matt Hagan, and Mike Edwards were the low on Friday at the NHRA Arizona Nationals at Firebird Int’l Raceway outside of Phoenix.
Winternationals runner-up Kalitta grabbed the No. 1 qualifying spot from the man who beat him in Pomona, event champ Larry Dixon, who led after the first session, supplanting Dixon’s 3.837 with a 3.825 […]

McMurray Stays Hot, Earns Pole
Friday, Feb 19, 2010 – 20:31 | Comments Off on McMurray Stays Hot, Earns Pole
McMurray Stays Hot, Earns Pole

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Jamie McMurray followed up his victory in last Sunday’s Daytona by winning the pole for the Auto Club 500 on Friday.
McMurray, a native of Joplin, Mo., posted a lap at 183.744 mph.
McMurray will share the front row for Sunday’s race at Auto Club Speedway with Earnhardt Ganassi Racing teammate Juan Pablo Montoya.
“I think this says […]

Jaguar Signs Dalziel
Friday, Feb 19, 2010 – 17:41 | One Comment

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JaguarRSR announced Friday that Ryan Dalziel has been signed to the driver line up for competition in the 2010 American Le Mans Series.
“I am so excited to be part of such an amazing brand like Jaguar,” said Dalziel. “Coming from the United Kingdom I naturally grew up following Jaguar’s racing heritage and admiring their cars. […]

NHRA Makes Tech Announcements
Thursday, Feb 18, 2010 – 21:25 | Comments Off on NHRA Makes Tech Announcements
NHRA Makes Tech Announcements

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The NHRA’s technical department made two announcements today effective at this weekend’s Arizona Nationals in Phoenix, Ariz.
The NHRA has temporarily suspended mandatory use of the Electrimotion Shutoff Receiver while NHRA works with the manufacturer to meet driver requests.
Top Fuel and Funny Car teams, after the just concluded Pomona event, raised certain concerns about the automatic […]

VIP Experience Up for Auction To Benefit Haiti
Thursday, Feb 18, 2010 – 21:20 | Comments Off on VIP Experience Up for Auction To Benefit Haiti

Indianapolis –  An exciting VIP experience to the 2010 Brickyard 400 is the highlight among items added recently to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway online auctions to raise funds for American Red Cross relief efforts in Haiti.
All proceeds from the eBay auctions of racing memorabilia, which began Jan. 15, are being donated to Red Cross relief […]

Daytona Begins Fixing Track
Thursday, Feb 18, 2010 – 10:23 | Comments Off on Daytona Begins Fixing Track
Daytona Begins Fixing Track

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Daytona International Speedway has begun installing reinforced concrete in Turn 2 today, Track President Robin Braig announced in a statement to the media on Thursday.
The announcement comes four days after the opening of a pothole in the area forced two long red-flag interruptions of Sunday’s Daytona 500.
The statement read: Following a comprehensive review of Turn […]

Sato To Drive For KVRT
Thursday, Feb 18, 2010 – 8:21 | One Comment

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KV Racing Technology announced today that Takuma Sato will drive for the team during the 2010 IZOD IndyCar Series season.
“We are very excited to have been able to put this deal together with Takuma and his group,” said KVRT co-owner Jimmy Vasser.  “I can’t wait to see what I know will be a extremely fast […]

Force Is A Force Again
Sunday, Feb 14, 2010 – 22:17 | Comments Off on Force Is A Force Again
Force Is A Force Again

On a weekend in which NHRA paid tribute to its rich history during the 50th running of the Kragen O’Reilly NHRA Winternationals, NHRA legend John Force turned back the clock himself by winning for the first time in a year-and-a-half.
The other winners at the season-opening event in the 23-race NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series […]