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Byron To Drive For JR Motorsports
Thursday, Aug 18, 2016 – 14:41 | Comments Off on Byron To Drive For JR Motorsports
Byron To Drive For JR Motorsports

NASCAR Camping World Truck Series rookie points-leader William Byron has signed a multi-year driver agreement with Hendrick Motorsports, the team announced Thursday.
The 18-year-old Byron, who has won five races in Trucks this year driving for Kyle Busch Motorspors, will drive full time in the Xfinity Series beginning in 2017 for JR Motorsports, a Hendrick affiliate.
“William […]

Jason Johnson Holds Off Schatz To Win Knoxville Nationals
Sunday, Aug 14, 2016 – 7:41 | Comments Off on Jason Johnson Holds Off Schatz To Win Knoxville Nationals
Jason Johnson Holds Off Schatz To Win Knoxville Nationals

Jason Johnson won Saturday night’s 56th running of the Knoxville Nationals sprint car race in Knoxville, Iowa.

In getting the victory, Johnson deprived Donny Schatz of his 10th championship at America’s premier event for sprint cars.

“I gave it my all,” Johnson, a native of Louisiana, said. “I wanted to win just as bad as Donny wanted […]

Justin Marks Sloshes To Victory At Flooded Mid-Ohio
Saturday, Aug 13, 2016 – 18:23 | Comments Off on Justin Marks Sloshes To Victory At Flooded Mid-Ohio
Justin Marks Sloshes To Victory At Flooded Mid-Ohio

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Experienced road racer Justin Marks held off Sam Hornish Jr. after a restart with two laps to go and went on to win his first career Xfinity Series race, which came in the pouring rain at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course on Saturday.
The victory came in his 25th start and it came in conditions that […]

Hornish On Pole In Ohio
Saturday, Aug 13, 2016 – 7:55 | Comments Off on Hornish On Pole In Ohio
Hornish On Pole In Ohio

Sam Hornish Jr. won the pole for Saturday’s Xfinity Series race at the Mid-Ohio road circuit on Friday.
Hornish laid down a fast lap at 96.374 mph to secure P1 in his No. 2 Richard Childress Racing Chevrolet at the 2.258-mile, 13-turn road course in Lexington, Ohio.
“We’re as good as we have been really is hats […]

IMSA Corvettes Have Big Day At Road America
Monday, Aug 8, 2016 – 8:18 | Comments Off on IMSA Corvettes Have Big Day At Road America
IMSA Corvettes Have Big Day At Road America

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Action Express Racing scored its third consecutive 1-2 finish in IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship competition Sunday at Road America in Elkhart Lake, Wis.
Dane Cameron and Eric Curran defended their 2015 Road America victory while scoring their second consecutive win of the season in the No. 31 Corvette Daytona Prototype. Teammates Joao Barbosa and Christian Fittipaldi took second […]

Dirt Wreck Kills Bryan Clauson
Monday, Aug 8, 2016 – 7:45 | Comments Off on Dirt Wreck Kills Bryan Clauson
Dirt Wreck Kills Bryan Clauson

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Bryan Clauson, 27, died Sunday evening from injuries sustained in a crash the night before at the Belleville Nationals midget race on the half-mile Kansas dirt oval.
Clauson, who has raced in everything from dirt cars to Indy cars in the Indianapolis 500, was airlifted to Bryan Medical Center in Lincoln, Neb., but did not survive.
“This […]

Rain Postpones NHRA In Seattle; Finals Move To Other Tracks
Monday, Aug 8, 2016 – 7:16 | Comments Off on Rain Postpones NHRA In Seattle; Finals Move To Other Tracks
Rain Postpones NHRA In Seattle; Finals Move To Other Tracks

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NHRA’s three-race summertime “Western Swing” ended under an umbrella late Sunday, when intermittent rain forced postponement of the final rounds of Top Fuel, Funny Car and Pro Stock during the 29th annual NHRA Northwest Nationals at Pacific Raceways in Kent, Wash.
After multiple rain delays in the Seattle area NHRA officials announced the Funny Car final […]

Hamlin Tames The Glen For First Road Course Win
Sunday, Aug 7, 2016 – 16:34 | Comments Off on Hamlin Tames The Glen For First Road Course Win
Hamlin Tames The Glen For First Road Course Win

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Denny Hamlin endured severe back spasms, saved fuel on his final stint, took advantage of a series of mistakes by other front-runners on late-race restarts and went on to win Sunday’s Sprint Cup Series race at the Watkins Glen International road course.
The victory was the second of the year for Hamlin, who won the Daytona […]

Worsham’s On Record Binge In Seattle
Sunday, Aug 7, 2016 – 7:56 | Comments Off on Worsham’s On Record Binge In Seattle
Worsham’s On Record Binge In Seattle

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Del Worsham reset the Funny Car elapsed time national record twice on Saturday en route to claiming pole position at the 29th annual NHRA Northwest Nationals presented by Lucas Oil at Pacific Raceways.
It was, in fact, an extraordinary day of time trials for the entire Funny Car class in Kent, Wash., featuring the top-five quickest 1,000-foot passes […]

Logano Dominates Xfinity Series Race At Watkins Glen
Saturday, Aug 6, 2016 – 17:07 | Comments Off on Logano Dominates Xfinity Series Race At Watkins Glen
Logano Dominates Xfinity Series Race At Watkins Glen

Thanks to Joey Logano, Team Penske’s season-long futility streak in the Xfinity Series came to an end Saturday at the Watkins Glen International road course.
Logano started on pole, led 67 of 82 laps, got a big break when Team Penske teammate Brad Keselowski broke a track bar while challenging Logano for the lead late in […]