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Reutimann Starts Cup Race From The Pole
Friday, May 29, 2009 – 15:40 | Comments Off
Reutimann Starts Cup Race From The Pole

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A week to ponder his first-ever Sprint Cup victory did nothing to cool off David Reutimann.
Friday afternoon, Reutimann, who won last weekend’s Coca-Cola 600 at Lowe’s Motor Speedway, won the pole for this weekend’s Autism Speaks 400 at Dover International Speedway.
Reutimann ran a lap at 156.794 mph in the qualifying session. That was two-tenths of [...]

Hornaday Jr. Takes CWTS Pole
Friday, May 29, 2009 – 15:20 | Comments Off
Hornaday Jr. Takes CWTS Pole

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Ron Hornaday Jr. won the Keystone Light Pole Award for Friday Night’s Camping World Truck Race at Dover.
Qualifying  second was  Colin Braun. Brian Scott will start third, Johnny Sauter fourth and Chad McCumbee fills out the top five.

Eury Jr. Out As Earnhardt’s Crew Chief
Thursday, May 28, 2009 – 10:40 | Comments Off
Eury Jr. Out As Earnhardt’s Crew Chief

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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The team of Junior and Junior – Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Tony Eury Jr. – has been broken up at Hendrick Motorsports.
Beginning with this weekend’s Sprint Cup race at Dover, Earnhardt will have a new crew chief.
Earnhardt and Eury came over to Hendrick Motorsports from Dale Earnhardt Inc. together 48 [...]

PIR Offers Unique Value
Thursday, May 28, 2009 – 10:00 | Comments Off

Phoenix, AZ – Phoenix International Raceway is offering a $25 reserved seat to fans for the Checker O’Reilly Auto Parts 500 Presented by Pennzoil on November 15 – an unprecedented value to watch the semifinal race in NASCAR’s Chase for the Sprint Cup. In both 2007 and 2008, three-time defending Sprint Cup champion Jimmie Johnson [...]

NASCAR Spanks Robby Gordon
Wednesday, May 27, 2009 – 14:07 | Comments Off
NASCAR Spanks Robby Gordon

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NASCAR has issued penalties to the No. 7 team that competes in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series as a result of rules violations committed at Lowe’s Motor Speedway earlier this week.
The No. 7 car, driven and owned by Robby Gordon, was found to be in violation of Sections 12-1 (actions detrimental to stock car racing); [...]

Indy Speedway Board Says Tony George Still In Charge
Wednesday, May 27, 2009 – 14:05 | Comments Off
Indy Speedway Board Says Tony George Still In Charge

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Several media outlets reported today that Tony George had been ousted as head of Indinapolis Motor Speedway. The reports stated that the IMS board had made the move at a meeting on Tuesday night.
However, Mari Hulman George, chairman of that board, denied the reports today and said Tony George remains CEO of IMS.
A statement released [...]

MIS Makes Fans The VIPs
Wednesday, May 27, 2009 – 12:00 | One Comment

Brooklyn, Mich.  — Often, to get a garage tour, pace car ride or wave the green flag for a NASCAR event you had to be a VIP. Now, Michigan International Speedway is making the fans the VIPs by focusing on appreciating their loyal guests.
Michigan International Speedway has officially launched a fan appreciation program.
“It’s important for [...]

NASCAR Newscast: Dover Preview
Wednesday, May 27, 2009 – 7:50 | Comments Off
NASCAR Newscast: Dover Preview

The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series takes on the Monster Mile this weekend. Kurt Busch talks about mastering the concrete oval while Martin Truex Jr. remembers his first win at the track. Plus, with the top three racers in Driver Rating at Dover International Speedway, Roush Fenway Racing is the team to beat.

Foyt Hires Paul Tracy To Sub For Meira
Tuesday, May 26, 2009 – 15:40 | Comments Off
Foyt Hires Paul Tracy To Sub For Meira

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Two outspoken stars of open-wheel racing have joined forces for the ABC Supply/AJ Foyt 225 at Milwaukee this weekend.
A.J. Foyt has hired veteran driver Paul Tracy to replace injured Vitor Meira to drive the No. 14 ABC Supply Indy car.  It is Tracy’s first time driving for Foyt and at this point, it is a [...]

Race Morning At 2009 Indy500
Sunday, May 24, 2009 – 10:59 | Comments Off
Race Morning At 2009 Indy500

RacinToday.com brings you into the garages and gasoline alley on the morning of the 2009 Indianapolis 500 mile race.