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Graf, Auberlen Collect Poles In Baltimore
Friday, Aug 30, 2013 – 19:24 | Comments Off
Graf, Auberlen Collect Poles In Baltimore

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Klaus Graf captured the pole for Saturday’s Grand Prix of Baltimore presented by SRT, leading a qualifying session that saw track records for all five classes broken on the 2.02-mile Inner Harbor Street Circuit.
Graf ran a lap of 1 minute, 25.290 seconds (86.106 mph) in the No. 6 Muscle Milk Pickett Racing HPD ARX-03c co-driven [...]

EGR Hands Wheel Of 42 Cup Car to 21-Year-Old Kyle Larson
Friday, Aug 30, 2013 – 15:29 | Comments Off
EGR Hands Wheel Of 42 Cup Car to 21-Year-Old Kyle Larson

Earnhardt Ganassi Racing announced at Atlanta Motor Speedway on Friday that 21-year-old Kyle Larson will drive the team’s No. 42 Chevrolet next year in the Sprint Cup Series.
Team co-owner Chip Ganassi called Larson, who is a rookie in the Nationwide Series this year, a “special talent”.
Asked how special, Ganassi said, “Believe me, I’ve seen my [...]

Power Wins Sonoma After Leader Dixon’s Penalized
Sunday, Aug 25, 2013 – 20:07 | Comments Off
Power Wins Sonoma After Leader Dixon’s Penalized

Will Power capitalized on a bizarre pit road incident on the final green flag stop of the day and went on to win Sunday’s GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma IZOD IndyCar Series race at Sonoma Raceway in Northern California.
The victory was the first of the season for the Team Penske driver.
“We’ve had a lot of hard [...]

Kenseth Beats Back Kahne, Wins At Bristol
Saturday, Aug 24, 2013 – 21:56 | Comments Off
Kenseth Beats Back Kahne, Wins At Bristol

Matt Kenseth broke out of a mini-slump Saturday night and won the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Bristol Motor Speedway.
The victory was the fifth of the season for the Joe Gibbs Racing driver, but it gave him just his first top-12 finish in a month.
“I hope we’re back,” Kenseth, who led 149 of 500 [...]

Kyle Busch Wins NNS Race At Bristol
Friday, Aug 23, 2013 – 20:40 | Comments Off
Kyle Busch Wins NNS Race At Bristol

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Kyle Busch won his sixth NASCAR Nationwide Series event at the .533-mile Bristol Motor Speedway short track Friday night.
The victory was his ninth of the season and the series-record 60th of his career.
In winning for the 15th time at Bristol across NASCAR’s top three series, Busch led 228 of 250 laps. The pole he won [...]

Hamlin Finds Groove In Bristol
Friday, Aug 23, 2013 – 18:47 | Comments Off
Hamlin Finds Groove In Bristol

Slumping Denny Hamlin won the pole for Saturday’s Irwin Tools Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway on Friday afternoon.
With a lap at 128.969 mph (14.878 seconds), Hamlin edged Kurt Busch (128.770 mph) for the top starting spot in Friday’s time trials for the 24th NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race of the season.
The pole was Hamlin’s [...]

Kyle Busch’s Late Move Is A Winner At Bristol
Thursday, Aug 22, 2013 – 6:45 | Comments Off
Kyle Busch’s Late Move Is A Winner At Bristol

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Kyle Busch took advantage of a late caution to charge to his fourth NASCAR Camping World Truck Series victory at Bristol Motor Speedway on Wednesday night.
Busch passed Ryan Blaney for the lead on the 195th of 200 laps around the .533-mile track. From there Busch had to hold off Timothy Peters. Busch and Peters came out [...]

Castrol And John Force Parting Ways
Tuesday, Aug 20, 2013 – 7:52 | 6 Comments
Castrol And John Force Parting Ways

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Long-time sponsor Castrol announced Tuesday that it will sever its ties with the NHRA’s John Force Racing operation following the 2014 season. The announcement will end a relationship that stretches back almost 30 years.
“John Force has been the ultimate ambassador for the Castrol brand and we are grateful for his passion and dedication,” said Rich [...]

Capps Tops In Brainerd
Sunday, Aug 18, 2013 – 18:21 | Comments Off
Capps Tops In Brainerd

Ron Capps earned his third Funny Car win of the season by racing to victory Sunday at the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals at Minnesota’s Brainerd International Raceway over teammate and points leader Matt Hagan.
Spencer Massey (Top Fuel) and Mike Edwards (Pro Stock) were also winners in their respective categories at the NHRA Mello Yello Drag [...]

Buescher Stuns Busch At MIS
Sunday, Aug 18, 2013 – 7:30 | Comments Off
Buescher Stuns Busch At MIS

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James Buescher, the reigning series champion, completed a three-wide pass of Kyle Busch on Lap 97 of 100 and held on to win the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Michigan International Speedway on Saturday.
It was Buescher’s first NCWTS event of the season and the fifth of his career.
Busch finished second at Michigan for [...]