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Brown Leads Record-Setting Day At Gateway
Saturday, Sep 29, 2012 – 7:11 | Comments Off
Brown Leads Record-Setting Day At Gateway

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Antron Brown led a record-setting day of qualifying Friday at the AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals at Gateway Motorsports Park near St. Louis.
Top Fuel driver Brown and the rest of the NHRA teams took advantage of cool fall temperatures in the St. Louis area that led to a parade of track records in all four [...]

Grand-Am Releases 2013 Schedule Of Races
Friday, Sep 28, 2012 – 10:09 | Comments Off
Grand-Am Releases 2013 Schedule Of Races

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GRAND-AM Road Racing announced its 2013 schedule on Friday and it includes three new events and a combined weekend with the American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patrón.
Both the GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series and Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge schedules will feature inaugural races at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Tex.; [...]

Busch To Start Charlotte Race in Furniture Row Car
Friday, Sep 28, 2012 – 10:01 | One Comment
Busch To Start Charlotte Race in Furniture Row Car

In a move to accelerate Furniture Row Racing’s preparations for the 2013 NASCAR Sprint Cup season, Kurt Busch will take over the team’s driving duties beginning with the Oct. 13th Bank of America 500 at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
Busch, who was announced earlier in the week as Furniture Row Racing’s new driver for 2013, will replace [...]

Austin F1 Track Declared Ready
Wednesday, Sep 26, 2012 – 9:04 | Comments Off
Austin F1 Track Declared Ready

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Circuit of The Americas has been declared ready to host the 2012 Formula One United States Grand Prix by Charlie Whiting, director of racing, safety and technical matters for the sanctioning Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA).
Whiting visited the venue near Austin, Texas, on Tuesday as part of a scheduled pre-race inspection and approved the circuit [...]

Kurt Busch To Drive For Furniture Row In 2013
Monday, Sep 24, 2012 – 17:59 | 2 Comments
Kurt Busch To Drive For Furniture Row In 2013

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Furniture Row Racing announced today that Kurt Busch has been hired to drive the team’s No. 78 Chevrolet during the 2013 Sprint Cup season.
Busch, a former NASCAR Cup champion, will replace Regan Smith, who joined Furniture Row Racing at the beginning of the 2009 season.
“Though we have made strides as a resourceful single-car Sprint Cup team, [...]

Hunter-Reay Wins Third Quarter DOTY Award
Monday, Sep 24, 2012 – 15:50 | One Comment
Hunter-Reay Wins Third Quarter DOTY Award

Recently crowned 2012 IndyCar champion Ryan Hunter-Reay has been named recipient of the Driver of the Year Award for the third quarter of the 2012 season.
Hunter-Reay, who drives for Andretti Autosport, beat NASCAR’s Brad Keselowski in the voting.
The panel of 21 broadcasters and journalists gave 10 first-place votes to Hunter-Reay, who totaled 138-points. Keselowski received [...]

Brown Wins But Is Not Lone Star In Texas
Sunday, Sep 23, 2012 – 19:32 | Comments Off
Brown Wins But Is Not Lone Star In Texas

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Antron Brown of Don Schumacher Racing raced to the Top Fuel victory Sunday at the Texas NHRA Fall Nationals at the famed all-concrete Texas Motorplex in Ennis.
Bob Tasca (Funny Car), Allen Johnson (Pro Stock) and Michael Ray (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were winners at the second of six playoff events in the NHRA Full Throttle [...]

Austin Dillon Wins Again NNS Race In Kentucky
Saturday, Sep 22, 2012 – 19:55 | Comments Off
Austin Dillon Wins Again NNS Race In Kentucky

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Austin Dillon won Saturday’s NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Kentucky Speedway.
Dillon, who started the race from the pole, dominated en route to his first career Nationwide Series win at Kentucky in late June, leading 192 of the event’s 200 laps. He wasn’t as dominating Saturday, but the most important thing is he took the checkered flag [...]

The Forces Are Powerful In Texas
Saturday, Sep 22, 2012 – 19:49 | Comments Off
The Forces Are Powerful In Texas

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John Force raced to the $100,000 victory in the Traxxas Nitro Shootout Saturday at the AAA Texas NHRA Fall Nationals at the Texas Motorplex near Dallas.
Force edged Shootout top seed Ron Capps in the final round of the lucrative specialty race that featured eight Funny Car winners from the 17-race regular season. Force powered his [...]

Buescher Wins Second In A Row At Kentucky Speedway
Saturday, Sep 22, 2012 – 7:13 | Comments Off
Buescher Wins Second In A Row At Kentucky Speedway

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James Buescher  won Friday night’s Kentucky 201 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Kentucky Speedway.
The victory for Buescher, who also won at the 1.5-mile track back on June 28, was the fourth of his season and series career.
“I wouldn’t say it was a dominating performance like the last time we were here (led 119 [...]