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Allen Johnson Crowned King Again In Colorado
Monday, Jul 22, 2013 – 6:42 | Comments Off
Allen Johnson Crowned King Again In Colorado

Allen Johnson cemented his reputation as the “King of Thunder Mountain” Sunday afternoon, claiming his second consecutive Pro Stock win at Bandimere Speedway – and fifth in seven years – during the 34th annual Mopar Mile-High NHRA Nationals in Morrison, Colo.
Johnson defeated Lakewood, Colo., native V. Gaines in an all-Mopar final round during the 25th [...]

Logano Holds Off Teammate Hornish At Chicagoland
Sunday, Jul 21, 2013 – 17:24 | Comments Off
Logano Holds Off Teammate Hornish At Chicagoland

Joey Logano took the lead on the final restart and led the final 15 laps to win Sunday’s NASCAR Nationwide Series STP 300 at Chicagoland Speedway.
It was Logano’s second win in the NNS this season, having also won June 1 at Dover International Speedway.
Sam Hornish Jr. and Penske Racing teammate Logano went at each other [...]

Bandimere Still An Allen Johnson Kind of Place
Sunday, Jul 21, 2013 – 6:46 | Comments Off
Bandimere Still An Allen Johnson Kind of Place

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Reigning Pro Stock world champion Allen Johnson continued his qualifying prowess at Bandimere Speedway Saturday, racing to his second pole position of the season during the Mopar Mile-High NHRA Nationals.
Steve Torrence (Top Fuel), Cruz Pedregon (Funny Car) and Adam Arana (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also lead their categories as No. 1 qualifiers at the 14th of [...]

Graf Puts HPD On Pole At Mosport
Saturday, Jul 20, 2013 – 18:15 | Comments Off
Graf Puts HPD On Pole At Mosport

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Klaus Graf and Muscle Milk Pickett Racing were fastest in American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patrón qualifying for the Mobil 1 SportsCar Grand Prix at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, but a pair of first-time polesitters were the story.
Graf earned his first pole of the season – and the second consecutive for the team [...]

Cruz Pedregon Speeds To P1 In Colorado
Saturday, Jul 20, 2013 – 6:59 | Comments Off
Cruz Pedregon Speeds To P1 In Colorado

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Veteran Funny Car driver and two-time world champion Cruz Pedregon raced to the qualifying lead Friday at the 34th annual Mopar Mile-High NHRA Nationals at scenic Bandimere Speedway.
Doug Kalitta (Top Fuel), Allen Johnson (Pro Stock) and Adam Arana (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were qualifying leaders at the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series event in [...]

New Sports Car Series Offers Look At Classes
Friday, Jul 19, 2013 – 12:53 | Comments Off
New Sports Car Series Offers Look At Classes

United SportsCar Racing – the series born of the merger of the American Le Mans and Grand-Am – released more information on the structure of its car classes in 2014 on Friday.
The new GT Le Mans (GTLM) class will retain all of the ALMS’ current GT class specs. An important new safety feature will be [...]

Dixon Dusts Off Championship Hopes in Toronto
Sunday, Jul 14, 2013 – 18:35 | Comments Off
Dixon Dusts Off Championship Hopes in Toronto

Scott Dixon swept the IZOD IndyCar Series doubleheader Sunday by winning his second race in two days at the 1.755-mile Canadian street circuit.
By winning both races, the Target Chip Ganassi Racing driver moved to within 29 points of championship leader Helio Castroneves of Team Penske. Sunday’s win was his third straight.
Dixon, who won Race 1 [...]

Peters Harvests Truck Victory In Iowa
Sunday, Jul 14, 2013 – 7:11 | Comments Off
Peters Harvests Truck Victory In Iowa

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Timothy Peters got his second straight NASCAR Camping World Trucks Series victory at Iowa Speedway on Saturday night.
It was Peters’ first win of the season and sixth in his career, moving the Red Horse Racing driver into sixth in points.
“We started off the season a little rocky,” Peters said. “We’re turning that around. And we’re [...]

Dixon Wins Toronto Doubleheader Opener
Saturday, Jul 13, 2013 – 18:11 | Comments Off
Dixon Wins Toronto Doubleheader Opener

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Scott Dixon won Saturday’s IZOD IndyCar Series race on the street course in Toronto. It was his second victory in a row and gives him a shot at sweeping the Toronto doubleheader, which concludes with race No. 2 on Sunday afternoon.
Dixon, who started fifth in the 85-lap race on the tight 1.7-mile, 11-turn street circuit, [...]

Kyle Busch Wins His Seventh NNS Race Of Season
Saturday, Jul 13, 2013 – 18:02 | Comments Off
Kyle Busch Wins His Seventh NNS Race Of Season

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Kyle Busch and his fuel cell survived three green-white-checkered restarts and went on to win Saturday’s Nationwide Series Race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.
Busch, the pole sitter, led 141 laps in collecting his seventh NASCAR Nationwide Series victory in 14 starts this season, his fourth at the Magic Mile and the 58th of his career, [...]