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Jason Myers Gets Outlaws Payback in Paducah
Saturday, Apr 18, 2009 – 8:43 | Comments Off

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Jason Meyers felt like a win slipped away from him and his team last season at Paducah International Raceway as he had just taken the lead when a caution flag flew prior to the lap being completed, placing him back in the second spot, where he would eventually finish. He made up for the near [...]

Biffle Gives Roush Victory No. 100 In Nationwide
Friday, Apr 17, 2009 – 23:06 | Comments Off
Biffle Gives Roush Victory No. 100 In Nationwide

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Greg Biffle held off Jason Leffler on a green-white-checker restart to win the Nationwide Series race at Phoenix International Raceway Friday night.
In getting the victory, Biffle gave team-owner Jack Roush his 100th victory.
Leffler finished second, Brad Keselowski was third and Joey Logano was fourth in the Bashas’ 200.
Kyle Busch took over the series points lead [...]

Mark Martin Wins Third Pole Of Cup Season
Friday, Apr 17, 2009 – 19:50 | Comments Off
Mark Martin Wins Third Pole Of Cup Season

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Mark Martin has become Mr. Pole Position in the Sprint Cup series this season.
On Friday evening, Martin captured his third pole of the season by logging the fastest lap in qualifying at Phoenix International Raceway.
Martin’s PIR pole comes after also qualifying fastest at Bristol Motor Speedway and Atlanta Motor Speedway earlier this season.
 
Starting second in [...]

Edwards On Nationwide Pole, Logano Second
Friday, Apr 17, 2009 – 18:04 | Comments Off
Edwards On Nationwide Pole, Logano Second

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Carl Edwards was the fastest qualifier in the Nationwide Series Friday afternoon and will start Friday night’s race from the pole.
Edwards is the series points leader.
Qualifying second fastest was Joey Logano, the winner of last weekend’s Nationwide race in Nashville.
Logano was followed by Paul Menard and Greg Biffle.
Kyle Busch, who is second in points, was [...]

Darlington Expands Ticket Times
Friday, Apr 17, 2009 – 13:33 | Comments Off

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In an effort to make it easier for race fans to purchase tickets the Darlington Raceway ticket office will now be open every Saturday and Sunday through the Southern 500 on May 9 track President Chris Browning announced.
In addition to the normal operating hours of 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Monday through Friday the ticket [...]

Petty Signs Allmendinger for 2010 Season
Friday, Apr 17, 2009 – 11:28 | Comments Off
Petty Signs Allmendinger for 2010 Season

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STATESVILLE, N.C. – Richard Petty Motorsports announced today AJ Allmendinger will race for the team in the 2010 NASCAR Sprint Cup season.   
 “This was an easy decision for Richard Petty Motorsports,” said Tom Reddin, the team’s chief executive officer.  “AJ has done a superb job, both on and off the track in 2009. We want [...]

Tony Kanaan Going On 100 This Weekend
Thursday, Apr 16, 2009 – 22:46 | Comments Off

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Andretti Green Racing ace Tony Kanaan will make his 100th IndyCar Series start this weekend when the series makes its first visit to the Streets of Long Beach, Calif.
“It shows you that I’m getting old,” said Kanaan, 34. Still, the native Brazilian can look forward to at least five seasons remaining in the Andretti Green Racing-prepared [...]

Acura On Target In Long Beach Practice
Thursday, Apr 16, 2009 – 22:45 | Comments Off

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Long Beach, Calif.  – Opening practice for Saturday afternoon’s Tequila Patron American Le Mans Series race was an all-Acura affair, with two LMP1 Acuras and an LMP2 Acura rounding out the top three on the 1.96-mile, 11-turn Long Beach Grand Prix street circuit.
Fresh off an impressive 1-2 finish two weeks ago at St. Petersburg, [...]

Partial Verdict Reached On Castroneves
Thursday, Apr 16, 2009 – 14:40 | Comments Off
Partial Verdict Reached On Castroneves

 
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A partial verdict in the tax-evasion case against IndyCar driver Helio Castroneves has been reached by a federal jury in Miami.
The jury, however, was hung up on several other counts.
The federal judge in the case, Donald Graham, would not immediately read the verdicts on two tax evasion counts against Castroneves and told jurors to continue [...]

Little Al To Be Grand Marshal At Long Beach
Thursday, Apr 16, 2009 – 8:35 | Comments Off
Little Al To Be Grand Marshal At Long Beach

 
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Long Beach, Calif. _ Widely acknowledged as open-wheel racing’s “King of the Beach,” Al Unser Jr. will add another title during this weekend’s running of the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach.
Unser Jr.,  who won America’s premier street race a record six times between 1988 and 1995 while competing in CART, will serve as grand [...]