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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 [...]

Pocono Qualifying Rained Out
Friday, Jun 5, 2009 – 15:00 | Comments Off
Pocono Qualifying Rained Out

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Rain on Friday washed out qualifying for Sunday’s Sprint Cup race at Pocono Raceway.
That will put Tony Stewart on the pole for the race as the cars will line up based on owner points.
Starting next to Stewart in the front row will be Jeff Gordon.
The second row will consist of Jimmie Johnson and Kurt [...]

NASCAR Enacts New Restart Rules
Thursday, Jun 4, 2009 – 15:05 | Comments Off
NASCAR Enacts New Restart Rules

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NASCAR Thursday announced a change to its race format with the addition of “Double-File Restarts – Shootout Style” throughout each race.
Beginning with this weekend at Pocono Raceway, the first- and second-place drivers will line up side-by-side as the green flag flies for each restart.
“We’ve heard the fans loud and clear: ‘double-file restarts – shootout style’ [...]

$99 All-You-Can-Eat Deal Returning To Talladega Superspeedway
Thursday, Jun 4, 2009 – 14:00 | Comments Off

TALLADEGA, Ala. – Talladega Superspeedway officials announced today that the popular All-You-Can-Eat package for the Allison Grandstands returns for HALLOW-DEGA™ weekend, Oct. 30 – Nov. 1. The $99 package includes a reserved seat in the Allison Grandstand for the Mountain Dew 250 on Saturday, the AMP Energy 500 on Sunday, a Pre-race Pit Pass for [...]

NASCAR Newscast: Pocono 500 Preview
Wednesday, Jun 3, 2009 – 17:50 | Comments Off
NASCAR Newscast: Pocono 500 Preview

The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series takes on the only three-turn track on the circuit this weekend in Pennsylvania. Tops in Driver Rating at the track, Denny Hamlin tells you what it takes to get around the Tricky Triangle. Ryan Newman checks in as well, and find out who else you should pick with the top [...]

Rain Postpones Stewart’s Prelude
Wednesday, Jun 3, 2009 – 13:05 | Comments Off
Rain Postpones Stewart’s Prelude

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Persistent rain has forced officials at Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio, to postpone the fifth annual Prelude to the Dream.  The all-star dirt late model race has been rescheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 9.  A decision regarding the broadcast of the event will be made at a later date.
The wet weather made it impossible to run [...]

California Offers Dads And Grads Package
Tuesday, Jun 2, 2009 – 19:48 | Comments Off

San Bernardino County, Calif. – Just in time for Fathers Day and Graduation, Auto Club Speedway is now offering the Dads and Grads Ticket Package, a perfect gift for your race fan.  But you must act now, the Dads and Grads Ticket Package expires June 30th.
For only $55, the Dads and Grads Ticket Package comes [...]

TMS Hosts Scion Drag-n-Brag Program
Tuesday, Jun 2, 2009 – 17:10 | 2 Comments

Fort Worth, Texas – Texas Motor Speedway is preparing to launch a grassroots program this summer designed to curtail illegal street racing in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex.
Beginning July 3, the Scion Drag-n-Brag program will transform TMS’ pit lane into an eighth-mile drag strip each Friday evening for six weeks. The program will provide a safe [...]

Appeal in Carl Long Case Denied
Tuesday, Jun 2, 2009 – 17:00 | Comments Off
Appeal in Carl Long Case Denied

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The National Stock Car Racing Commission announced Tuesday that the major penalties levied by NASCAR on the Sprint Cup team of Carl Long would stand.
Those penalties included:
* A loss of 200 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Championship Car Owner Points; suspension from 12 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Championship Events; suspension from NASCAR until August 18, 2009; [...]

Discount Tickets for Formula Drift Event at Vegas
Tuesday, Jun 2, 2009 – 17:00 | Comments Off

LAS VEGAS – The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway is offering a substantial discount to drifting fans who purchase their tickets in advance for the July 10-11 Formula Drift event. A two-day adult ticket for the fourth annual Las Vegas Drift Nationals will cost only $20 if purchased before June 15. The regular price [...]