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Notes: Honda, INDYCAR Close In On New Deal
Saturday, Aug 1, 2015 – 7:47 | Comments Off on Notes: Honda, INDYCAR Close In On New Deal
Notes: Honda, INDYCAR Close In On New Deal

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Honda Performance Development president Art St. Cyr said Friday a contract extension with INDYCAR to supply engines and aerodynamic bodywork packages to the Verizon IndyCar Series past the current season is close to being finalized.
“Back when we started this, we had a lot of discussion about some of the technical issues and the technical vision […]

Beckman Fastest In Sonoma
Saturday, Aug 1, 2015 – 7:16 | Comments Off on Beckman Fastest In Sonoma
Beckman Fastest In Sonoma

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“Fast” Jack Beckman powered his Infinite Hero Foundation Dodge Charger R/T to the quickest Funny Car run in NHRA history Friday, as he raced into the provisional qualifying lead during the 28th annual NHRA Sonoma Nationals.
Antron Brown (Top Fuel), Chris McGaha (Pro Stock) and Eddie Krawiec (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were leaders in their categories […]

Busch On Pole At Pocono
Friday, Jul 31, 2015 – 19:17 | Comments Off on Busch On Pole At Pocono

Kyle Busch, winner of the last three Sprint Cup Series races, won the pole for this weekend’s race with a lap in 50.444 seconds (178.416 mph) at Pocono Speedway.
Busch won his first pole and his second at Pocono (the first coming in 2010) and the 17th of his career.
“I’ve had plenty of times in my […]

NHRA Unveils Major Changes To Pro Stock Class
Sunday, Jul 26, 2015 – 7:17 | Comments Off on NHRA Unveils Major Changes To Pro Stock Class
NHRA Unveils Major Changes To Pro Stock Class

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A series of changes for the Pro Stock category designed to increase spectator appeal, make the class more relevant from a technology standpoint, and enhance the overall pit experience for fans of the Factory Hot Rod class were announced by the NHRA on Saturday.
The changes will be mandated in two waves. Three changes will take […]

Force Adds To Pole Pile
Sunday, Jul 26, 2015 – 7:10 | Comments Off on Force Adds To Pole Pile
Force Adds To Pole Pile

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Funny Car icon John Force secured his record-extending 154th career pole Saturday during final qualifications for the 36th annual Mopar Mile-High NHRA Nationals at Bandimere Speedway in Morrison, Colo.
Former world champions Larry Dixon (Top Fuel), Allen Johnson (Pro Stock) and Eddie Krawiec (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were No. 1 qualifiers at the 14th of 24 […]

Kyle Busch’s Last-Lap Pass Gives Him Win In Indy
Saturday, Jul 25, 2015 – 17:27 | Comments Off on Kyle Busch’s Last-Lap Pass Gives Him Win In Indy
Kyle Busch’s Last-Lap Pass Gives Him Win In Indy

Kyle Busch made up for a rare bad late-race restart by calmly tracking down leader Ryan Blaney over the final 10 laps, passing Blaney with half a lap to go and edging away to win Saturday’s XFINITY Series event at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
“I just got close enough to make him (Blaney) mess up and made […]

Former Champs Current Leaders At Bandimere
Saturday, Jul 25, 2015 – 8:10 | Comments Off on Former Champs Current Leaders At Bandimere
Former Champs Current Leaders At Bandimere

Three-time world champion Larry Dixon raced into the qualifying lead in Top Fuel during Friday’s opening sessions of time trials for the 36th annual Mopar Mile-High NHRA Nationals at Bandimere Speedway in Morrison, Colo.
Former world champions John Force (Funny Car), Allen Johnson (Pro Stock) and Eddie Krawiec (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were qualifying leaders at […]

Shane Stewart Crowned Kings Royal Champion
Sunday, Jul 19, 2015 – 12:28 | Comments Off on Shane Stewart Crowned Kings Royal Champion
Shane Stewart Crowned Kings Royal Champion

Shane Stewart won the biggest race of his career as he claimed the iconic Kings Royal sprint car race at Eldora Speedway in Ohio.
The winner’s check for $50,000 was pretty big, too.
Donny Schatz dominated but ran out of fuel after leading 30 laps.
Rico Abreu finished third.
“I don’t know what to say,” said Stewart, who also […]

Edwards Storms To Pole In Loudon
Friday, Jul 17, 2015 – 17:25 | Comments Off on Edwards Storms To Pole In Loudon
Edwards Storms To Pole In Loudon

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Carl Edwards admits that he has never been that good at New Hampshire Motor Speedway but on Friday afternoon, he won the pole for Sunday’s Sprint Cup Series.
The Joe Gibbs Racing driver posted a lap of 135.164 mph, securing the first starting spot for Sunday’s 5-Hour Energy 301 (1:30 p.m. ET, NBCSN, PRN, SiriusXM).
His first pole […]

The Sarge Marches To 80th Win At Hometown Chi-Town Track
Monday, Jul 13, 2015 – 8:04 | Comments Off on The Sarge Marches To 80th Win At Hometown Chi-Town Track
The Sarge Marches To 80th Win At Hometown Chi-Town Track

Tony Schumacher raced to his 80th career victory in Top Fuel Sunday when eh won the Lucas Oil Route 66 NHRA Nationals presented by General Tire at Route 66 Raceway.
Tommy Johnson Jr. (Funny Car), Allen Johnson (Pro Stock) and Hector Arana Jr. (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were victorious in their respective categories at the 13th […]