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Gurney, Gainsco Enjoy Trip To Barber
Sunday, Jul 19, 2009 – 17:10 | Comments Off
Gurney, Gainsco Enjoy Trip To Barber

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Alex Gurney held off Scott Pruett after a restart with 20 minutes to go to win the Daytona Prototype portion of the Porsche 250 Rolex Grand-Am Series race at Barber Motorsports Park in Birmingham, Ala. Sunday.
The victory gave Gurney and his Bob Stallings-owned operation a tie for the series points lead. It was the team’s [...]

Schatz Crowned At Kings Royal
Sunday, Jul 19, 2009 – 7:50 | Comments Off
Schatz Crowned At Kings Royal

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Donny Schatz knows how to impress the boss. With team owner Tony Stewart looking on, Schatz won the mighty Kings Royal World of Outlaws race at Eldora Speedway in Ohio Saturday night.
And when he was handed the $50,000 check for his victory, it was signed by Stewart, who also owns Eldora.
“It’s big,” said Schatz. “This [...]

Hornaday Wins In Kentucky
Saturday, Jul 18, 2009 – 20:22 | Comments Off
Hornaday Wins In Kentucky

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Ron Hornaday Jr. held off Mike Skinner in the closing laps to win the Build Ford Tough 225 at Kentucky Speedway.
The victory was the third in a row for Hornaday, who drives for Kevin Harvick Inc.
The victory was also the fourth of the season for Hornaday and helped him pad his lead in the series [...]

Nitro Leaders Hold Serve in Seattle
Saturday, Jul 18, 2009 – 19:45 | Comments Off
Nitro Leaders Hold Serve in Seattle

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Friday’s nitro qualifying leaders, Larry Dixon in Top Fuel and Tony Pedregon in Funny Car, remained atop their fields at the close of qualifying Saturday at the 22nd annual NHRA Northwest Nationals.
In Pro Stock, Allen Johnson raced to the head of the Pro Stock pack with a track-record effort.
The event at Pacific Raceways near Seattle [...]

Hornaday Tops Kentucky Qualifying
Saturday, Jul 18, 2009 – 17:25 | Comments Off
Hornaday Tops Kentucky Qualifying

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Ron Hornaday, Jr., won the pole for Saturday evening’s Camping World Truck Series race at Kentucky Speedway.
Hornaday, driving for Kevin Harvick Inc., became the 10th different pole winner at Kentucky by claiming the top spot on the “Built Ford Tough 225 Presented by the Greater Cincinnati Ford Dealers” starting grid with a 173.383-mph (31.145 seconds) [...]

Forgarty On Pole in Grand-Am
Saturday, Jul 18, 2009 – 17:15 | Comments Off
Forgarty On Pole in Grand-Am

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Jon Fogarty turned a lap of 1:21.057 (102.150 mph) in Saturday’s qualifying to capture the pole position for Sunday’s Porsche 250 presented by Legacy Credit Union at Barber Motorsports Park.
The race represents Round 8 of the 2009 Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series presented by Crown Royal Cask No. 16.
The top three contenders for the Daytona [...]

McCarl Has Big Knight at Eldora
Saturday, Jul 18, 2009 – 8:15 | Comments Off
McCarl Has Big Knight at Eldora

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Terry McCarl on Friday night won at the Eldora Speedway, claiming the annual Knight Before the Kings Royal.
For McCarl, it was his second World of Outlaws win of the season and the ninth of his career with the series. He started on the pole and dominated the 30-lap contest, holding a three second lead at [...]

Dixon’s Tear Continues In Northwest
Saturday, Jul 18, 2009 – 8:00 | Comments Off
Dixon’s Tear Continues In Northwest

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Larry Dixon, Tony Pedregon, and Mike Edwards grabbed the provisional poles in their classes Friday, the opening day of qualifying for the 22nd annual NHRA Northwest Nationals at Pacific Raceways, in Kent, Wash.
With just a handful of races to go until the end of NHRA’s regular season Countdown to 10, the three qualifying leaders are [...]

Pagenaud Tops At Lime Rock
Friday, Jul 17, 2009 – 17:35 | Comments Off
Pagenaud Tops At Lime Rock

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Simon Pagenaud drove to the pole during Friday qualifying for Saturday’s American Le Mans Series event at Lime Rock Park in Connecticut.
The 25-year-old de Ferran Motorsports Acura driver drove the No. 66 XM Satellite Radio Acura ARX-02a prototype sports car to his third overall 2009 pole position at the 1.53-mile circuit in preparation for Saturday’s [...]

It’s Kinser Time At Limaland
Thursday, Jul 16, 2009 – 7:30 | Comments Off
It’s Kinser Time At Limaland

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Steve Kinser is one of just two drivers competing full-time with the World of Outlaws this season that raced against Brad Doty. He competed against the Ohio native numerous times in the early days of the World of Outlaws, and during that span he struck up a great friendship with the fellow driver.
One of the [...]