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Stenhouse Jr. Is NNS Champ; Smith Wins Homestead Race
Saturday, Nov 17, 2012 – 21:00 | Comments Off
Stenhouse Jr. Is NNS Champ; Smith Wins Homestead Race

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Ricky Stenhouse Jr. won his second straight NASCAR Nationwide Series championship by finishing sixth in the season-ending  race Saturday at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
Regan Smith drove the No. 5 JR Motorsports Chevrolet to victory, beating polesitter Kyle Busch to the finish line by 1.375 seconds.
Brendan Gaughan finished third in the race, followed by Sam Hornish Jr. and [...]

James Buescher Is The 2012 Camping World Truck Series Champ
Friday, Nov 16, 2012 – 22:19 | Comments Off
James Buescher Is The 2012 Camping World Truck Series Champ

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James Buescher won the 2012 Camping World Truck Series championship Friday night with a 13th-place  finish in the season-ending race at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
The championship was his first in the series and gave team owner Steve Turner of Turner Motorsports his first title.
Rookie Ty Dillon of Richard Childress was involved in a wreck with Kyle Larson with [...]

Logano Wins Pole; Keselowski To Start Third At Homestead
Friday, Nov 16, 2012 – 20:34 | Comments Off
Logano Wins Pole; Keselowski To Start Third At Homestead

Joey Logano may have knocked Brad Keselowski off the front row in Friday’s time trails at Homestead-Miami Speedway, but points leader Keselowski will still start ahead of Jimmie Johnson.
The last of 47 drivers to make a qualifying attempt, Logano circled the South Florida track in 30.672 seconds (176.056 mph) to claim the pole for Sunday’s [...]

Rahal To Race For Rahal In 2013 IndyCar Series
Wednesday, Nov 14, 2012 – 16:15 | Comments Off
Rahal To Race For Rahal In 2013 IndyCar Series

Graham Rahal, 23, has signed a multi-year contract to compete in the IZOD IndyCar Series for Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing (RLL) – a team his father, 1986 Indianapolis 500 winner and three-time Indy car champion Bobby Rahal co-owns with “CBS Late Show” host David Letterman and Mi-Jack co-owner Michael Lanigan.
TBC Retail Group, who has sponsored [...]

Edwards, Fennig To Team Up In 2013
Wednesday, Nov 14, 2012 – 15:27 | Comments Off
Edwards, Fennig To Team Up In 2013

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Roush Fenway Racing announced that veteran Jimmy Fennig will serve as crew chief for Carl Edwards and the No. 99 Roush Fenway Sprint Cup team in its championship run in 2013.
In addition, crew chief Scott Graves will lead the No. 17 team and defending Nationwide Series Champion Ricky Stenhouse Jr. during his rookie campaign next season.
“We [...]

Nationwide Adds Mid-Ohio
Tuesday, Nov 13, 2012 – 12:06 | Comments Off
Nationwide Adds Mid-Ohio

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NASCAR today announced the 2013 schedule for the NASCAR Nationwide Series, a lineup that includes a trip to Mid-Ohio road circuit for the first time in series history.
Mid-Ohio, a 2.4-mile, 15-turn road course in Lexington, marks the return of NASCAR national series racing to Ohio, the home state of the series’ Columbus-based entitlement sponsor, Nationwide [...]

NASCAR Issues Penalties For Phoenix Infractions
Monday, Nov 12, 2012 – 18:50 | 2 Comments
NASCAR Issues Penalties For Phoenix Infractions

NASCAR announced Monday penalties to three teams that compete in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, as a result of rule infractions at Phoenix International Raceway.
Jeff Gordon, driver of the No. 24 car, was found to be in violation of Sections 12-1 (actions detrimental to stock car racing) – altercation with another competitor on the race [...]

Capps’ Huge Final Run Nets Him Funny Car Pole
Sunday, Nov 11, 2012 – 8:58 | Comments Off
Capps’ Huge Final Run Nets Him Funny Car Pole

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Ron Capps spent three days trying to qualify for the 48th annual Automobile Club of Southern California NHRA Finals. He finally did so in spectacular fashion on the last of his four attempts at Auto Club Raceway at Pomona, and will take the battle for the 2012 Funny Car world championship into Sunday’s final eliminations.
Capps [...]

Logano Wins, Sadler Fades at PIR
Saturday, Nov 10, 2012 – 19:14 | Comments Off
Logano Wins, Sadler Fades at PIR

Joey Logano got his ninth victory of the season Saturday as he dominated the Great Clips 200 Nationwide Series race at Phoenix International Raceway.
Logano out-fought new Joe Gibbs Racing teammate Brian Vickers over the final laps to get his first at PIR.
“To finally win at Phoenix is awesome,” Logano said. “I feel like I’ve been close [...]

Scott Wins At PIR As Truck Series Contenders Wreck
Saturday, Nov 10, 2012 – 8:38 | Comments Off
Scott Wins At PIR As Truck Series Contenders Wreck

Brian Scott passed Kyle Larson for the lead on a green/white/checkered restart and went on to win Friday night’s Lucas Oil 150 Camping World Truck Series race at Phoenix International Raceway.
The victory was Scott’s first of the season and second of his career.
Neither Scott nor Larson are in contention for the truck series championship, but [...]