Home » Archive by Author

Info Manager,

The desk responsible for updating schedules and standings for racin' today.

Articles by Info Manager

Rain Postpones Xfinity Race; Sets Up Sunday Double-Header
Saturday, Oct 1, 2016 – 17:33 | Comments Off on Rain Postpones Xfinity Race; Sets Up Sunday Double-Header
Rain Postpones Xfinity Race; Sets Up Sunday Double-Header

RacinToday.com
Saturday’s Xfinity Series race at Dover International Speedway was postponed until Sunday because of wet weather in Delaware. The event will be run as a double-header with the Sprint Cup Series race at Dover.
The Xfinity Series event is rescheduled for 10 a.m. (on CNBC), Cup race, scheduled for 2 p.m. (NBCSN). Fans with tickets to […]

Wet Track At Maple Grove Cancels Early Qualifying
Saturday, Oct 1, 2016 – 8:11 | Comments Off on Wet Track At Maple Grove Cancels Early Qualifying
Wet Track At Maple Grove Cancels Early Qualifying

RacinToday.com
Rain and persistent mist prompted NHRA officials to cancel the first two rounds of professional qualifying Friday at the 32nd annual Dodge NHRA Nationals at Maple Grove Raceway. The event is the third race of the NHRA Mello Yello Countdown to the Championship, NHRA’s six-race playoffs that will decide the 2016 world champions.
 Officials consistently worked […]

Rain Kills Qualifying In Dover; Bad Brad On Pole
Friday, Sep 30, 2016 – 16:02 | Comments Off on Rain Kills Qualifying In Dover; Bad Brad On Pole
Rain Kills Qualifying In Dover; Bad Brad On Pole

RacinToday.com
Qualifying for this weekend’s Sprint Cup Series playoff race at Dover was canceled because of rain on Friday. As a result, the starting field will be set per the rulebook – the starting grid is determined based on current owner’s points.
Leading the field to green will be Team Penske’s Brad Keselowski in the No. 2 […]

Langdon Captures Gateway
Sunday, Sep 25, 2016 – 18:30 | Comments Off on Langdon Captures Gateway
Langdon Captures Gateway

Shawn Langdon raced to his third victory of the year on Sunday when he captured the Top Fuel Portion of at the NHRA Midwest Nationals at Gateway Motorsports Park just east of St. Louis in Madison, Ill.
Also taking class victories Sunday were Jack Beckman (Funny Car), Alex Laughlin (Pro Stock) and Jerry Savoie (Pro Stock Motorcycle).
Langdon powered […]

Harvick Uses Late Pass To Win New Hampshire
Sunday, Sep 25, 2016 – 16:19 | Comments Off on Harvick Uses Late Pass To Win New Hampshire
Harvick Uses Late Pass To Win New Hampshire

RacinToday.com
Kevin Harvick, who found himself off the lead lap for a big chunk of Sunday’s Sprint Cup Series race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, passed Matt Kenseth for the lead after a restart with six laps to go and went on to get the victory.
The victory moves Harvick, who led just eight laps, and his […]

Crampton To Enter Gateway As Top Seed In Top Fuel
Sunday, Sep 25, 2016 – 8:02 | Comments Off on Crampton To Enter Gateway As Top Seed In Top Fuel
Crampton To Enter Gateway As Top Seed In Top Fuel

RacinToday.com
Richie Crampton powered to pole position in Top Fuel Saturday as qualifications wrapped up at the fifth annual AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals at Gateway Motorsports Park in Madison, Ill., outside St. Louis.
Robert Hight (Funny Car), Shane Gray (Pro Stock) and Eddie Krawiec (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were No. 1 qualifiers in their respective categories […]

Byron Scores Historic Win In Loudon
Saturday, Sep 24, 2016 – 17:42 | Comments Off on Byron Scores Historic Win In Loudon
Byron Scores Historic Win In Loudon

RacinToday.com
William Byron lead 161 of 175 laps in Saturday’s race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway and won the first ever Chase race in the Camping World Truck Series.
Christopher Bell, Byron’s teammate at Kyle Busch Motorsports, closed from 1.325 seconds behind with five laps left to .430 seconds behind on the next-to-last lap but ran out of time […]

Edwards On Pole In New Hampshire
Friday, Sep 23, 2016 – 17:52 | Comments Off on Edwards On Pole In New Hampshire
Edwards On Pole In New Hampshire

RacinToday.com
Carl Edwards won the pole for Sunday’s Sprint Cup Series race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on Friday.
The driver of the Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota won the pole for the race – which is the second of the 10-race Chase playoffs – with a lap at 28.119 seconds around the NHMS mile.
The pole was the […]

Pagenaud Is 2016 IndyCar Champ
Sunday, Sep 18, 2016 – 20:43 | Comments Off on Pagenaud Is 2016 IndyCar Champ
Pagenaud Is 2016 IndyCar Champ

A bit before the half way point of Sunday’s season-ending, championship deciding IndyCar Series race, contender Will Power’s slowed and stopped on the Sonoma Raceway track. Gearbox problems had killed off Power’s hopes and crowned Team Penske teammate Simon Pagenaud as the 2016 series champion.
Pagenaud had started the race from the pole and with a […]

John Force Kicks Off Countdown With Victory In North Carolina
Sunday, Sep 18, 2016 – 18:37 | Comments Off on John Force Kicks Off Countdown With Victory In North Carolina
John Force Kicks Off Countdown With Victory In North Carolina

Funny Car driver John Force, the NHRA’s all-time winningest driver, added to his victory record Sunday when he captured the Countdown playoff-opening Carolina Nationals at zMAX Dragway in Concord, N.C.
The victory was No. 146 for Force.
Also picking up victories in their respective categories at the Concord track were Antron Brown in Top Fuel, Jason Line […]