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NASCAR Newscast: Watkins Glen Review
Monday, Aug 10, 2009 – 19:15 | Comments Off
NASCAR Newscast: Watkins Glen Review

With his fifth win at Watkins Glen International, Tony Stewart set a record at the historic track and extended his NASCAR Sprint Cup Series points lead. In Monday’s rain-delayed race, Stewart outdueled Saturday’s NASCAR Nationwide Series Marcos Ambrose. Hear from Stewart, Ambrose and more with four races remaining until the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint [...]

Stewart Rolls To Third Victory Of Season
Monday, Aug 10, 2009 – 16:47 | Comments Off
Stewart Rolls To Third Victory Of Season

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Tony Stewart held off Marcos Ambrose and an shrinking fuel supply to win Monday’s rain-delayed Heluva Good! Sprint Cup race at Watkins Glen International.
Carls Edwards finished third.
Kyle Busch was fourth.
Stewart, the series points leader, will be able to clinch a berth in the Chase with a good run next weekend at Michigan International Speedway.
The victory [...]

Dixon An Easy Winner At Mid-Ohio
Sunday, Aug 9, 2009 – 14:50 | Comments Off
Dixon An Easy Winner At Mid-Ohio

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Scott Dixon capitalized on pit road troubles by Justin Wilson to win Sunday’s IndyCar race at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course.
The victory was the 20th of his IndyCar career, giving him Target Chip Ganassi Racing the most ever in the series. He had been tied with Sam Hornish Jr. for most victories.
It was also his fourth [...]

Saldana Made of Iron
Sunday, Aug 9, 2009 – 7:30 | Comments Off
Saldana Made of Iron

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Joey Saldana made history Saturday night, winning the inaugural Ironman 55 at I-55 Raceway in Pevely, Mo. and took home the $20,000 top prize. In addition to putting his name in the record books as the first ever victor in the Ironman 55, he also scored his 13th triumph of the season which set a [...]

De Ferran A Winner at Mid-Ohio
Saturday, Aug 8, 2009 – 20:00 | Comments Off

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Gil de Ferran ended an emotional weekend Saturday at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course by sitting on the side of his Acura prototype in tears.
The Brazilian driver won the pole position Friday in qualifying for the Acura Sports Car Challenge and immediately announced he is retiring from driving at the end of the 2009 American [...]

Briscoe Sets Qualifying Mark At Mid-Ohio
Saturday, Aug 8, 2009 – 13:00 | One Comment
Briscoe Sets Qualifying Mark At Mid-Ohio

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Ryan Briscoe won the pole for Sunday’s IndyCar race at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course with a lap-record time of 1:06.6814 seconds on Saturday.
The Team Penske driver won the race at Mid-Ohio a year ago.
Second fastest on Saturday was Justin Wilson of Dale Coyne Racing.
In the second row of the starting grid will be Scott [...]

Dollansky Wins Ironman 55 Opener
Saturday, Aug 8, 2009 – 7:45 | Comments Off

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Craig Dollansky, Jason Sides and Donny Schatz battled for the win at I-55 Speedway Friday night with Dollansky prevailing in a thrilling 30-lap contest to open to the Ironman 55 weekend at the track located just outside of St. Louis.
Dollansky led the race early before Donny Schatz got around him on the 16th lap to [...]

De Ferran Wins Pole, Says Farewell
Friday, Aug 7, 2009 – 16:35 | Comments Off
De Ferran Wins Pole, Says Farewell

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Gil de Ferran made a big statement on the track Friday at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in qualifying for Saturday’s Acura Sports Car Challenge, the sixth stop in the American Le Mans Series. Then he made an even bigger statement in the media center after earning his pole position.
De Ferran, the 41-year-old veteran driver [...]

Darlington Slashes Ticket Prices
Friday, Aug 7, 2009 – 12:00 | Comments Off

Darlington, S.C– Ticket renewals for the 2010 Southern 500 are underway with prices reduced in nearly every grandstand making it more affordable than ever to attend the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at the track “Too Tough to Tame.”
“We are always looking at ways to make attending a race at Darlington more affordable for our [...]

Fogarty Tops Qualifying In Grand-Am
Thursday, Aug 6, 2009 – 19:30 | Comments Off

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After struggling with brake problems throughout practice, Jon Fogarty went out and shattered the Watkins Glen International short course qualifying record Thursday, capturing the pole position for the Crown Royal 200.
Round 9 of the Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series presented by Crown Royal Cask No. 16 will take the green flag at 6:30 p.m. Friday. [...]