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Hagan Out Front At U.S. Nationals
Saturday, Sep 3, 2016 – 8:31 | Comments Off on Hagan Out Front At U.S. Nationals
Hagan Out Front At U.S. Nationals

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Matt Hagan drove to the provisional pole in Funny Car on Friday at the U.S. Nationals near Indianapolis.
Steve Torrence (Top Fuel), Vincent Nobile (Pro Stock) and Jerry Savoie (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were qualifying leaders in their respective categories at the 18th event of 24 on the 2016 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series schedule.
Hagan […]

Earnhardt Jr. Done For Season
Friday, Sep 2, 2016 – 15:53 | Comments Off on Earnhardt Jr. Done For Season
Earnhardt Jr. Done For Season

Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s 2016 season is over.
Team Hendrick, the owner of Earnhardt’s No. 88 Sprint Cup Series car, made the announcement on Friday.
The team said that Earnhardt has not been cleared to drive because of concussion-like symptoms he has been suffering.
“I wish I could return to the No. 88 team this season,” Earnhardt said in […]

Corvette Tops Ford At VIR
Monday, Aug 29, 2016 – 7:15 | Comments Off on Corvette Tops Ford At VIR
Corvette Tops Ford At VIR

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Jan Magnussen and Antonio Garcia drove the No. 3 Corvette Racing Corvette C7.R to the overall victory in the Michelin GT Challenge at Virginia International Raceway on Sunday.
The victory was the third of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship season for the team.
Finishing second in GT Le Mans Sunday was Ford Chip Ganassi Racing’s No. 66 Ford GT […]

Kyle Larson Becomes A Sprint Cup Race Winner
Sunday, Aug 28, 2016 – 16:02 | Comments Off on Kyle Larson Becomes A Sprint Cup Race Winner
Kyle Larson Becomes A Sprint Cup Race Winner

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Kyle Larson has been one of those “drivers to watch” ever since becoming a full-timer in Sprint Cup in 2014. On Sunday, Larson finally made it to Victory Lane as he held off rookie Chase Elliott to win at Michigan International Speedway.
The win was the first for a Chip Ganassi […]

Moffitt Becomes A Truck Winner
Saturday, Aug 27, 2016 – 18:44 | Comments Off on Moffitt Becomes A Truck Winner
Moffitt Becomes A Truck Winner

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Brett Moffitt drove around Red Horse Racing teammate Timothy Peters and William Byron on the second corner of the final lap to take the lead and the victory in Saturday’s Camping World Truck Series race at Michigan International Speedway.
 
The victory was the first in a major NASCAR series for Moffitt, a part-time driver Camping World.
It came […]

McDowell Hangs On To Win His First Xfinity Race
Saturday, Aug 27, 2016 – 17:39 | Comments Off on McDowell Hangs On To Win His First Xfinity Race
McDowell Hangs On To Win His First Xfinity Race

Michael McDowell punted leader Alex Tagliani out of the way with 17 laps to go, survived several late restarts and went on to claim his first Xfinity Series race. It came in overtime at Road America in Elkhart Lake, Wis. on Saturday.
Brendan Gaughan, McDowell’s Richard Childress Racing teammate, hounded McDowell over the final laps but […]

‘Vettes Own Qualifying at VIR
Saturday, Aug 27, 2016 – 13:07 | Comments Off on ‘Vettes Own Qualifying at VIR
‘Vettes Own Qualifying at VIR

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Corvette Racing ruled GT Le Mans qualifying for Sunday’s IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Series race at Virginia Raceway Park on Saturday.
Earning the pole was the No. 3 Corvette C7.R co-driven by Antonio Garcia and Jan Magnussen. The pole-winning lap was at 1:41.557.
“I’m so happy,” Magnussen, who was at the wheel for the pole-winning lap, said. “It’s […]

Tagliani Sprints To Xfinity Series Pole At Road America
Saturday, Aug 27, 2016 – 8:16 | Comments Off on Tagliani Sprints To Xfinity Series Pole At Road America
Tagliani Sprints To Xfinity Series Pole At Road America

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Alex Tagliani won his fourth career NASCAR Xfinity Series pole Friday when he led qualifying for the Road America 180 at Road America in Elkhart Lake, Wis.
Tagliani, the winner of the Indianapolis 500 pole in 2011, has now earned six poles in 10 career starts in the Xfinity and Camping World Truck Series.
Friday’s result marked […]

Logano P1 At Michigan
Friday, Aug 26, 2016 – 17:39 | Comments Off on Logano P1 At Michigan
Logano P1 At Michigan

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Joey Logano won the pole for Sunday’s Sprint Cup Series race at Michigan International Speedway on Friday.
It was the Team Penske’s third pole of the season and the 17th of his career. He laid down a best lap of 201.698 mph around the 2-mile track in the three-round qualifying session.
“I was surprised after the first […]

Bowman Back In The 88 Saddle At Michigan
Friday, Aug 26, 2016 – 16:46 | Comments Off on Bowman Back In The 88 Saddle At Michigan
Bowman Back In The 88 Saddle At Michigan

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With Dale Earnhardt Jr. still not physically ready to drive the No. 88 Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet, and with Jeff Gordon not available to sit in, Alex Bowman will get another shot at driving one of the top rides in Sprint Cup this weekend at Michigan International Speedway.
Bowman filled in for Earnhardt, who has been grounded […]