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Kahne Gets First Talladega Pole
Saturday, Oct 6, 2012 – 16:42 | Comments Off
Kahne Gets First Talladega Pole

Kasey Kahne scored his first Sprint Cup Series pole at Talladega Superspeedway on Saturday.
Kahne toured Talladega in 50.017 seconds (191.455 mph) in his Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet to edge Ryan Newman (191.145 mph) of Stewart Haas Racing for the top starting spot in Sunday’s race.
The pole Kahne’s third of the season and the 25th of his [...]

Beckman Continues His Funny Car Roll
Saturday, Oct 6, 2012 – 7:10 | Comments Off
Beckman Continues His Funny Car Roll

Jack Beckman raced to a track record performance Friday to lead Funny Car qualifying at the Auto-Plus NHRA Nationals at Maple Grove Raceway.
Morgan Lucas (Top Fuel), V. Gaines (Pro Stock) and Eddie Krawiec (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were qualifying leaders at the fourth of six races in the NHRA Full Throttle Countdown to the Championship [...]

Busch Apologizes To TRD
Thursday, Oct 4, 2012 – 16:50 | One Comment
Busch Apologizes To TRD

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Kyle Busch on Thursday apologized to Toyota Racing Development for remarks he made on his two-way radio late in last Sunday’s Sprint Cup race at Dover.
The remarks were laced with profanity and criticized TRD engines for what he perceives as poor fuel mileage.
The following statements are Kyle Busch, Lee White, Joe Gibbs, and Ed Laukes [...]

No Blues For Brown In St. Louis
Sunday, Sep 30, 2012 – 18:30 | Comments Off
No Blues For Brown In St. Louis

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Antron Brown raced to his sixth Top Fuel victory of the season Sunday at the NHRA Midwest Nationals at Gateway Motorsports Park and in the process increased his championship points lead.
Jack Beckman (Funny Car), Erica Enders (Pro Stock) and Eddie Krawiec (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were winners of the event, the first race for NHRA [...]

Keselowski Saves Fuel, Captures The Win At Dover
Sunday, Sep 30, 2012 – 16:34 | Comments Off
Keselowski Saves Fuel, Captures The Win At Dover

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Brad Keselowski took the lead when the two drivers in front of him – Joe Gibbs Racing teammates Kyle Busch and Denny Hamlin – had to pit for fuel with 10 laps to go and went on to win Sunday’s Sprint Cup race at Dover International Speedway.
Jeff Gordon finished second and Mark Martin third.
Jimmie Johnson [...]

SunTrust Rises, Ganassi Holds On In Grand-Am Finale
Sunday, Sep 30, 2012 – 9:13 | Comments Off
SunTrust Rises, Ganassi Holds On In Grand-Am Finale

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Max Angelelli and Ricky Taylor of Suntrust Wayne Taylor Racing scored their third consecutive Lime Rock Park race victory and Scott Pruett and Memo Rojas of Chip Ganassi Racing wrapped up their third consecutive Daytona Prototype championship in Saturday’s Rolex Series season finale in the GRAND-AM Championship Weekend at Lime Rock Park presented by BMW.
Angelelli [...]

Piquet Jr. Uses Last-Lap Pass To Win In Las Vegas
Sunday, Sep 30, 2012 – 6:56 | Comments Off
Piquet Jr. Uses Last-Lap Pass To Win In Las Vegas

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Nelson Piquet Jr. passed Matt Crafton for the lead on the last lap Saturday night in the Smith’s 350 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, and got his second NASCAR Camping World Truck Series victory of the season.
Piquet dove low on Crafton in the first turn and made the winning move stick on the backstretch of [...]

Logano Completes Dover Sweep
Saturday, Sep 29, 2012 – 18:08 | Comments Off
Logano Completes Dover Sweep

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Joey Logano led 184 of the 200 laps, to win the NASCAR Nationwide Series race Saturday at Dover.
The Joe Gibbs Racing driver picked up his seventh win of the NNS season and his second of the year at Dover, becoming the third driver in as many years to sweep both races at the Monster Mile. [...]

Finals Field Set At Gateway
Saturday, Sep 29, 2012 – 18:03 | Comments Off
Finals Field Set At Gateway

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Antron Brown raced to the No. 1 qualifying position in Top Fuel capping a record-setting two days of qualifying at the AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals at Gateway Motorsports Park.
Jack Beckman (Funny Car), Jason Line (Pro Stock) and Hector Arana Jr. (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also will lead their categories into Sunday’s 11 a.m. eliminations as [...]

Hamlin – And Grubb – Win Pole For Dover Race
Saturday, Sep 29, 2012 – 16:29 | Comments Off
Hamlin – And Grubb – Win Pole For Dover Race

Credit crew chief Darian Grubb for Denny Hamlin being able to win the pole on Saturday for Sunday’s AAA 400 at Dover International Speedway. Hamlin sure did.
Hamlin covered the Monster Mile in 22.599 seconds (159.299 mph) in his Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota to claim his third pole of the season and the 12th of his [...]