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McCarl Knocks Out Knoxville Win
Sunday, Jun 28, 2009 – 8:00 | Comments Off

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Terry McCarl had been in contention a number of times for wins this season with the World of Outlaws and came up just short. He entered Saturday night’s event at his home track of Knoxville Raceway in Iowa with three runner-up finishes in 2009 and also three second-place finishes at the legendary half-mile.
McCarl put the [...]

Richmond A Ganassi Kind of Town
Saturday, Jun 27, 2009 – 21:30 | Comments Off
Richmond A Ganassi Kind of Town

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It was a Target Chip Ganassi Racing kind of night at Richmond International Raceway Saturday as drivers from that team placed first and second in the SunTrust Indy Challenge and had very little challenge from anybody else along the way.
Scott Dixon won the race and teammate Dario Franchatti was second.
Franchitti moved into the the IndyCar [...]

Hornaday Tops Memphis Field
Saturday, Jun 27, 2009 – 19:15 | Comments Off
Hornaday Tops Memphis Field

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Ron Hornaday Jr. won his second Camping World Truck Series race in a row Saturday, beating Brian Scott to the finish line by .68 seconds at Memphis Motorsports Park.
The victory in the MemphisTravel.com 200 was also Hornaday’s second  in a row at the Memphis oval and third overall there.
David Starr finished third.
As the laps wound [...]

Coughlin Up To The Challenge
Saturday, Jun 27, 2009 – 16:10 | Comments Off
Coughlin Up To The Challenge

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Jeg Coughlin drove his JEGS.com Chevy Cobalt to the $50,000 K&N Horsepower Challenge victory Saturday at Summit Racing Equipment Motorsports Park in Norwalk, Ohio.
In other racing, Larry Dixon, Neff, Greg Anderson and Andrew Hines claimed No. 1 qualifying positions and will lead their respective categories into tomorrow’s 11 a.m. eliminations for the Summit Racing Equipment [...]

Logano Leads N.H. Qualifying
Saturday, Jun 27, 2009 – 10:05 | Comments Off
Logano Leads N.H. Qualifying

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Joey Logano won the pole for Saturday afternoon’s Nationwide Series race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway by posting the fastest lap in qualifying on Saturday morning.
Logano’s qualifying speed was 128.902 mph.
Second fastest was Carl Edwards while Clint Bowyer was third.
Points-leader Kyle Busch will start the Camping World RV Sales 200 presented by Turtle Wax, ninth.
Edwards [...]

Saldana Shows ‘Em in Missouri
Friday, Jun 26, 2009 – 23:00 | Comments Off

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Osborn, MO – Officially Joey Saldana only led three times for three single laps on Friday night in the Missouri High-Banked Nationals at U.S. 36 Raceway, but he traded the top spot with Johnny Herrera countless times over the course of the 40-lap event, sometimes multiple times on the same lap, as the pair battled [...]

Franchitti Rolls To Pole
Friday, Jun 26, 2009 – 17:55 | Comments Off
Franchitti Rolls To Pole

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Dario Franchitti on Friday won the pole for Saturday night’s IndyCar Series race at Richmond International Raceway.
Franchitti edged his Target Chip Ganassi teammate, Scott Dixon, to get the pole.
The second row in the starting field will be all Team Penske. Helio Castroneves qualified third fastest and Ryan Briscoe was fourth.
Graham Rahal will start fifth.
The pole [...]

Nationwide Adopts Shootout Restarts
Friday, Jun 26, 2009 – 16:10 | Comments Off
Nationwide Adopts Shootout Restarts

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NASCAR announced Friday the addition of double-file restarts – “Shootout Style” – throughout each race for the NASCAR Nationwide Series.
Beginning next weekend at Daytona International Speedway, the first- and second-place cars will line up side-by-side as the green flag is displayed for each restart.
Double-file restarts were introduced at the non-points NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race [...]

Rain Puts Stewart On Pole
Friday, Jun 26, 2009 – 15:00 | Comments Off
Rain Puts Stewart On Pole

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Rain has forced cancelation of Friday’s qualifying session for Sunday’s Sprint Cup race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.
Hence the field for the Lenox Industrial Tools 301 will be set by car-owner points.
That will put Tony Stewart on the pole. Next to Stewart in the front row will be Jeff Gordon.
Jimmie Johnson and Kurt Busch will [...]

NASCAR Newscast: LENOX Industrial Tools 301 Preview
Tuesday, Jun 23, 2009 – 23:36 | Comments Off
NASCAR Newscast: LENOX Industrial Tools 301 Preview

As the Race to the Chase begins at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, hear from David Reutimann, who is 40 points out of a Chase place, on the challenging Magic Mile. Find out how Kyle Busch plans to change last year’s luck, and Driver Rating says Tony Stewart is one to watch this weekend.