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Kahne Pulls Away For First Victory At Bristol
Sunday, Mar 17, 2013 – 17:13 | Comments Off
Kahne Pulls Away For First Victory At Bristol

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Kasey Kahne got his first NASCAR Sprint Cup Series victory at Bristol Motor Speedway by winning in Sunday’s Food City 500.
He got the win by pulling away from the field on the final laps.
“I don’t think I had anything for Kasey. I’m not sure anyone did,” said Kyle Busch, who finished second after dominating much of [...]

Raikkonen Opens F1 Season With Victory In Melbourne
Sunday, Mar 17, 2013 – 8:49 | Comments Off

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Finland’s Kimi Raikkonen won the season-opening Australian Grand Prix Formula 1 race on Sunday.
His victory came in a Lotus.
Raikkonen won by taking only two pit stops, compared to three for each of the six cars which followed in Melbourne.
Raikkonen took the lead for good on lap 43 of 58 in a race that had seven [...]

Audi Notches Hybrid Victory At Sebring
Sunday, Mar 17, 2013 – 7:53 | Comments Off
Audi Notches Hybrid Victory At Sebring

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Audi Sport extended its run at Sebring International Raceway on Saturday as Marcel Fassler, Benoit Treluyer and Oliver Jarvis won the 61st Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh from Florida in their No. 1 Audi R18 e-tron quattro – the first hybrid car to win at Sebring and in the American Le [...]

Kyle Busch Holds Off Rookie To Win Bristol
Saturday, Mar 16, 2013 – 18:08 | Comments Off
Kyle Busch Holds Off Rookie To Win Bristol

Kyle Busch won Saturday’s Jeff Foxworthy’s Grit Chips 300 Nationwide Series race at Bristol Motor Speedway.
“Busch had to hold off 20-year-old NASCAR Drive for Diversity graduate Kyle Larson at the start/finish line to get the victory.
Larson, making his fourth NNS start, trailed Busch by five car lengths with 10 laps to go but went high [...]

Kalitta On Pole In Gainesville
Saturday, Mar 16, 2013 – 17:54 | Comments Off
Kalitta On Pole In Gainesville

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Top Fuel driver Doug Kalitta raced to the No. 1 qualifying position Saturday at the Amalie Oil NHRA Gatornationals.
Cruz Pedregon (Funny Car), Mike Edwards (Pro Stock) and Matt Smith (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were No. 1 qualifiers and will lead their categories into Sunday’s 11 a.m. eliminations at the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series [...]

Kyle Busch P1 At Bristol
Friday, Mar 15, 2013 – 19:13 | Comments Off
Kyle Busch P1 At Bristol

Kyle Busch took the pole  for Sunday’s Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway on Friday.
Busch was the fastest of nine drivers to break the 15-second mark on their qualifying lap.
Busch, no stranger to victory lane at Bristol, captured the pole with a lap 129.535 mph (14.813 seconds) in the No. 11 Joe Gibbs [...]

Cruz Pedregon Takes Early Pole At Gatornationals
Friday, Mar 15, 2013 – 18:36 | Comments Off
Cruz Pedregon Takes Early Pole At Gatornationals

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Cruz Pedregon raced to the qualifying lead in Funny Car Friday at the Amalie Oil NHRA Gatornationals.
Doug Kalitta (Top Fuel), Mike Edwards (Pro Stock) and Matt Smith (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were qualifying leaders in their categories at the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series event at Auto-Plus Raceway at Gainesville.
Two-time world champ Pedregon, whose [...]

Fassler Puts Audi on Pole At Sebring
Friday, Mar 15, 2013 – 16:33 | Comments Off
Fassler Puts Audi on Pole At Sebring

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Marcel Fassler set a track record with a 1:43.886 (129.604 mph) in Audi Sport Team Joest’s No. 1 Audi R8 e-tron quattro to win the pole position at the 61st Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh from Florida on Friday.
The pole is the first for a hybrid car in the American Le [...]

American Sports Car Racing Has A New Name
Thursday, Mar 14, 2013 – 15:18 | Comments Off
American Sports Car Racing Has A New Name

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More details about the American unified sports car racing series were unveiled Thursday at Sebring International Raceway. Among those details is the name for the new series, which is the result of the merging of the Grand-Am Series and the American Le Mans Series.
The name of the series will be the United SportsCar Racing platform.
United [...]

Kenseth Gets First Victory For Joe Gibbs Racing
Sunday, Mar 10, 2013 – 18:25 | Comments Off
Kenseth Gets First Victory For Joe Gibbs Racing

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Kenseth held off Kasey Kahne in a 26-lap green-flag run to the finish Sunday to win the Kobalt Tools 400 Sprint Cup race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
The win is Kenseth’s first in a Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota as he moved to the team following the 2012 season.
“I just knew it,” he said. “I just [...]