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Rain Puts Larson On Pole In Kentucky
Friday, Jul 10, 2015 – 15:40 | Comments Off on Rain Puts Larson On Pole In Kentucky
Rain Puts Larson On Pole In Kentucky

Thanks to a fast practice lap and rainy weather, Kyle Larson will start on the pole for Saturday’s Sprint Cup Series race at Kentucky Speedway.
Larson ran a lap at 182.537 mph in a rain-shortened 50-minute practice session on Friday in his Chip Ganassi Racing Chevrolet.
NASCAR opted to cancel qualifying in favor of giving Cup teams additional […]

Crafton Wins Wreck-Shortened Truck Race In Kentucky
Friday, Jul 10, 2015 – 7:26 | Comments Off on Crafton Wins Wreck-Shortened Truck Race In Kentucky
Crafton Wins Wreck-Shortened Truck Race In Kentucky

Polesitter Matt Crafton was declared the winner of Thursday night’s UNOH 225 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series event after Ben Kennedy’s Toyota damaged the catchfence at Kentucky Speedway beyond the track’s capacity to repair it expeditiously.
With a shove from the Ford of Ryan Blaney, Crafton had taken the lead from eventual runner-up Erik Jones on […]

Kalitta Rolls To Hometown Top Fuel Victory
Sunday, Jul 5, 2015 – 18:35 | Comments Off on Kalitta Rolls To Hometown Top Fuel Victory
Kalitta Rolls To Hometown Top Fuel Victory

Doug Kalitta raced to his second Top Fuel victory of the season Sunday at the Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals.
Jack Beckman (Funny Car), Greg Anderson (Pro Stock) and Karen Stoffer (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also raced to victories at the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series event west of Cleveland.
Kalitta earned his 37th career victory by […]

Kalitta Claims Norwalk Top Fuel Pole
Sunday, Jul 5, 2015 – 8:07 | Comments Off on Kalitta Claims Norwalk Top Fuel Pole
Kalitta Claims Norwalk Top Fuel Pole

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Doug Kalitta raced to the pole position in Top Fuel Saturday at the ninth annual Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals in Norwalk, Ohio.
Matt Hagan (Funny Car), Erica Enders (Pro Stock) and Hector Arana Jr. (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also will lead their categories into Sunday morning’s eliminations as No. 1 qualifiers in their categories at the […]

Austin Dillon Wins XFINITY Brawl
Sunday, Jul 5, 2015 – 7:29 | Comments Off on Austin Dillon Wins XFINITY Brawl
Austin Dillon Wins XFINITY Brawl

Austin Dillon won Saturday night’s rain-delayed NASCAR XFINITY Series race at Daytona International Speedway.
The victory in the Subway Firecracker 250 came after a green/white/checkered restart.
“This is Daytona, man,” Dillon, the grandson of long-time team owner Richard Childress, said. “There are so many family memories here. … I’m just happy for my grandfather. He told me […]

Cup Qualifying Cancelled; Earnhardt On Pole
Saturday, Jul 4, 2015 – 17:22 | One Comment
Cup Qualifying Cancelled; Earnhardt On Pole

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Stormy weather in Central Florida led to the cancellation of Saturday’s qualifying for Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Daytona International Speedway.
The cancellation means that the field will be set by times set during Friday’s first practice session. Fastest in that practice, and awarded the pole for the race, was Dale Earnhardt Jr.
In the […]

Hagan On Early Pole In Norwalk
Saturday, Jul 4, 2015 – 7:43 | Comments Off on Hagan On Early Pole In Norwalk
Hagan On Early Pole In Norwalk

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Defending Funny Car world champion Matt Hagan continued his recent hot streak by powering to the qualifying lead Friday under the lights at the Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals.
Spencer Massey (Top Fuel), Jonathan Gray (Pro Stock) and Hector Arana Jr. (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were qualifying leaders at the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series event […]

Earnhardt Fast In Practice; Calls Car A Winner
Friday, Jul 3, 2015 – 18:24 | Comments Off on Earnhardt Fast In Practice; Calls Car A Winner
Earnhardt Fast In Practice; Calls Car A Winner

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Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Danica Patrick led the two practice sessions Friday at Daytona International Speedway, in preparation for Sunday night’s Coke Zero 400 Powered By Coca-Cola Sprint Cup Series race
In the first of two practices, Earnhardt posted the day’s fastest lap of 202.284 miles per hour (44.492 seconds) on the 2.5-mile tri-oval, driving the No. […]

Compton Retires; Clifford To Head The NHRA
Wednesday, Jul 1, 2015 – 14:24 | Comments Off on Compton Retires; Clifford To Head The NHRA
Compton Retires; Clifford To Head The NHRA

The National Hot Rod Association has promoted Peter Clifford, the organization’s longtime executive vice president and general manager, to president. Clifford succeeds Tom Compton, who announced his retirement from the NHRA following 15 years as president.
Dallas Gardner, chairman of the NHRA Board of Directors, made the announcement and introduced Clifford as president to NHRA employees […]

VisitFlorida Has Successful Visit To The Glen
Monday, Jun 29, 2015 – 7:24 | Comments Off on VisitFlorida Has Successful Visit To The Glen
VisitFlorida Has Successful Visit To The Glen

The No. 90 VisitFlorida.com Racing Corvette DP driven by Richard Westbrook and Michael Valiante were awarded the victory at the Sahlen’s Six Hours of The Glen at Watkins Glen International Sunday under yellow after a stalled GT car could not be towed off the track in time to allow the race to finish under green.
After […]