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Helio wins in Texas
Sunday, Jun 7, 2009 – 17:00 | Comments Off
Helio wins in Texas

Team Penske driver Helio Castroneves wins at Texas Motor Speedway.

Schatz Harvests An Indiana Victory
Sunday, Jun 7, 2009 – 9:20 | Comments Off

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Donny Schatz’s victory at Lawrenceburg Speedway Saturday night was his seventh of the season and 95th of his career, but it was just his first first ever in Indiana.
It was also earned him and his Indiana-based Tony Stewart Racing team $10,000.
“What a night,” said Schatz. “These guys, Ricky (Warner), Shane (Bowers) and Eric (Prutzman) do [...]

Castroneves Climbs To Victory at Texas
Saturday, Jun 6, 2009 – 22:50 | Comments Off
Castroneves Climbs To Victory at Texas

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Helio Castroneves’ freedom tour continued on Saturday night when he won the Bombardier Learjet 550k at Texas Motor Speedway.
Castroneves pulled away from Penske Racing teammate Ryan Briscoe over the final laps to get the victory.
“Pedal to the metal, drive it like I stole it,” Castroneves said.
It was his second victory in the last three races [...]

Pruett, Rojas Earn Share of Rolex Series Lead
Saturday, Jun 6, 2009 – 22:00 | Comments Off
Pruett, Rojas Earn Share of Rolex Series Lead

Watkins Glen, N.Y. – Defending Daytona Prototype champions Scott Pruett and Memo Rojas were still vying for their first victory of 2009 entering Saturday’s Sahlen’s Six Hours of The Glen, running fourth, 14 points behind in the standings.
But that changed in the second-longest race on the Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series presented by Crown [...]

Kyle Busch Rocks Nashville
Saturday, Jun 6, 2009 – 21:35 | 19 Comments
Kyle Busch Rocks Nashville

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Kyle Busch shook free of his Nashville Superspeedway jinx Saturday night to win the Federated Auto Parts 300.
For the sixth straight time in the Nationwide Series, Busch dominated. But the victory was only his second during that span as lousy luck bit him the other four times.
The victory came at a track where he had [...]

Eliminations set at Route 66 Nationals
Saturday, Jun 6, 2009 – 19:25 | One Comment
Eliminations set at Route 66 Nationals

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Tony Pedregon raced to his second No. 1 qualifying position of the season and 36th of his career Saturday at the United Association Route 66 NHRA Nationals at Route 66 Raceway.
Antron Brown, Mike Edwards and Doug Horne also will lead their categories into Sunday’s 11 a.m. eliminations at the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series [...]

Saldana Wins At Home Track
Saturday, Jun 6, 2009 – 13:55 | Comments Off

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Joey Saldana took the lead on the 20th lap from Terry McCarl in lapped traffic exiting the fourth turn and would lead the remainder of the 35-lap contest in Lawrenceburg Speedway in Indiana to pick up the $10,000 top prize aboard the Budweiser Maxim. It was Saldana’s 47th career World of Outlaws win which puts [...]

Bodine Wins Again In Texas
Friday, Jun 5, 2009 – 22:02 | One Comment
Bodine Wins Again In Texas

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Todd Bodine firmed up his reputation as the top trucker in Texas Friday night when he won the Camping World Truck Series race at Texas Motor Speedway.
The victory was Bodine’s fifth at TMS and his 10th on a 1.5-mile oval.
Finishing second, over a second behind, was Matt Crafton.
That finish pushed Crafton into the series points [...]

Brown Speeds To Top Qualifying Spot
Friday, Jun 5, 2009 – 21:05 | 2 Comments
Brown Speeds To Top Qualifying Spot

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Antron Brown, Tony Pedregon, Mike Edwards, and Doug Horne finished in the top spots after the opening day of qualifying at the United Association Route 66 NHRA Nationals at Route 66 Raceway in Chicago. The event is the 10th of the 24-race 2009 NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series schedule.
While Horne’s position atop the Pro [...]

Pruett Rips Up The Glen In Qualifying
Friday, Jun 5, 2009 – 15:30 | Comments Off
Pruett Rips Up The Glen In Qualifying

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Scott Pruett bettered the Watkins Glen International track record by two seconds Friday, winning his 12th career pole position for Saturday’s Sahlen’s Six Hours of The Glen. 
The event, Round 5 of the Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series presented by Crown Royal Cask No. 16, takes the green flag at 2:15 p.m. Saturday. The race will [...]