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NASCAR Newscast: LifeLock 400 Recap
Sunday, Jun 14, 2009 – 18:40 | Comments Off
NASCAR Newscast: LifeLock 400 Recap

Mark Martin saved enough fuel to beat Greg Biffle and Jimmie Johnson, who ran out with one lap remaining, to claim his fifth NASCAR Sprint Cup Series victory at Michigan International Speedway. Hear from Martin and runner-up Jeff Gordon, and find out if Tony Stewart kept his points lead.

Pedregon Grabs Second Consecutive Win Of Season
Sunday, Jun 14, 2009 – 18:35 | One Comment
Pedregon Grabs Second Consecutive Win Of Season

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Englishtown, N.J. – Tony Pedregon picked up his second consecutive win of the season in Funny Car at the 40th annual United Association NHRA SuperNationals at Old Bridge Township Raceway Park.
Larry Dixon picked up his fifth win in Englishtown, while Jeg Coughlin and Craig Treble also win in their respective categories.
Pedregon powered his Q Horsepower [...]

Viva La France: Peugeot Ousts Audi At Le Mans
Sunday, Jun 14, 2009 – 8:40 | 2 Comments
Viva La France: Peugeot Ousts Audi At Le Mans

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Peugeot put an end to Audi’s eight-year run as kings of sports car racing by winning at the 24 Hours of Le Mans on Sunday.
The French car-maker sent the hundreds of thousands of fans into a frenzy by finishing first and second in the LMP1 class in the 77th running of the world’s greatest and [...]

Saldana Gets Out Of Dodge With Win
Sunday, Jun 14, 2009 – 8:08 | Comments Off

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Joey Saldana won the rain-delayed A-Feature at the World of Outlaws at Dodge City Raceway Park event Saturday night.
Saldana was out front when the rains hit and he and his team overcame a blown engine during hot laps leading up to the resumption of the race, to lead the remaining laps to sweep the Boot [...]

Benson Injured In Crash
Sunday, Jun 14, 2009 – 8:00 | One Comment
Benson Injured In Crash

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Defending Camping World Truck Series champion Johnny Benson was seriously injured in a wreck during a Supermodified race in Michigan Saturday night.
Benson wrecked in the first lap and his car caught fire during the race at Berlin Raceway in Marne.
He was transported a hospital where he was reported to be in serious but stable condition.
Benson [...]

Pre-Race Entertainment for Loudon Includes “Transaurus”
Sunday, Jun 14, 2009 – 7:30 | Comments Off

Loudon, N.H.  – Legendary Grammy-nominated band Three Dog Night; the car-eating, fire-breathing mechanical dinosaur “Transaurus;” and a fly-over featuring F-16 fighter jets highlight pre-race entertainment for the LENOX Industrial Tools 301 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on Sunday, June 28.
Three Dog Night will take the stage at the start/finish line at 12:30 p.m. for a [...]

Force Hood, Schumacher Still On Top
Saturday, Jun 13, 2009 – 17:40 | 2 Comments
Force Hood, Schumacher Still On Top

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Ashley Force Hood held on to the No. 1 qualifier in Funny Car as rain ended qualifying early at the 40th annual United Association NHRA SuperNationals at Old Bridge Township Raceway Park in Englishtown, N.J.
Tony Schumacher also kept the top position in Top Fuel while Ron Krisher and Hector Arana were able to move in [...]

Colin Braun Gets First Trucks Victory
Saturday, Jun 13, 2009 – 14:55 | One Comment
Colin Braun Gets First Trucks Victory

 
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Colin Braun passed then-leader Kyle Busch with 23 laps to go Saturday and then went on to win the Camping World Truck Series race at Michigan International Speedway.
The victory was the first in the series for Braun.
The victory in the Michigan 200 was, however, the 50th for owner Jack Roush in the series.
The was, best [...]

Saldana Baddest Outlaw In Dodge
Saturday, Jun 13, 2009 – 7:40 | Comments Off

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Joey Saldana has always enjoyed racing at Dodge City Raceway Park in Kansas and has always been fast at the track as well. After becoming the first World of Outlaws driver to win two career A-Feature events at the track last season, he picked up his third victory at the pristine 3/8-mile on Friday night, [...]

Schumacher, Force Hood Tops At Supers
Friday, Jun 12, 2009 – 19:45 | Comments Off
Schumacher, Force Hood Tops At Supers

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Tony Schumacher (Top Fuel), Ashley Force Hood (Funny Car), Allen Johnson (Pro Stock), and Craig Treble (Pro Stock Motorcycle) paced their respective fields during the opening day of action at the United Association NHRA SuperNationals, the 11th of 24 races on the 2009 NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series schedule.
Force Hood is very familiar with [...]