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Fittipaldi Wins Long Beach Pole
Saturday, Apr 16, 2016 – 8:20 | Comments Off on Fittipaldi Wins Long Beach Pole
Fittipaldi Wins Long Beach Pole

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Christian Fittipaldi of Action Express won the pole for Saturday’s IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship Grand Prix at Long Beach on Friday.
Fittipaldi posted a time of 1:14.962 (94.512 mph) in his Corvette DP, which he co-drives with Joao Barbosa. Fittipaldi.
His time was just better than that of defending Long Beach winner Ricky Taylor of Wayne Taylor Racing.
“There’s […]

Edwards On Pole In Bristol
Friday, Apr 15, 2016 – 19:11 | Comments Off on Edwards On Pole In Bristol
Edwards On Pole In Bristol

Carl Edwards on Friday won the pole for Sunday’s Sprint Cup Series race at Bristol Motor Speedway.
The Joe Gibbs Racing driver won his second pole of the season, his third at Bristol and the 18th of his career.  In Edwards’ two other pole-winning efforts at Bristol, he has finished first (2008) and second (2011).
“I didn’t know […]

Q And A: Patrick Dempsey Has A New Role
Friday, Apr 15, 2016 – 8:17 | Comments Off on Q And A: Patrick Dempsey Has A New Role
Q And A: Patrick Dempsey Has A New Role

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The 2016 World Endurance Championship season will get under way this weekend at the Silverstone circuit in England and it will start with Patrick Dempsey in a new role.
Dempsey, whose day job is that of a Hollywood actor, has taken himself out of the cockpit of his Porsche 911 RSR and will instead concentrate on […]

Edwards Wins Texas Pole
Friday, Apr 8, 2016 – 16:33 | Comments Off on Edwards Wins Texas Pole
Edwards Wins Texas Pole

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Carl Edwards on Friday won the pole for Saturday night’s Sprint Cup Series race at Texas Motor Speedway.
The pole was the 17th of his Edwards’ career and came after a lap in 27.748 seconds at the 1.5-mile TMS quad-oval.
 
“I made a little mistake, and I thought that was going to cost us,” the Joe Gibbs Racing […]

New Aero Kits Get Indy Workout
Thursday, Apr 7, 2016 – 7:08 | Comments Off on New Aero Kits Get Indy Workout
New Aero Kits Get Indy Workout

Various configurations of the superspeedway aerodynamic bodywork kits produced by Chevrolet and Honda _ featuring new-for-2016 domed skid plates _ were tested at Indianapolis Motor Speedway Wednesday as preparations ramped-up for 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 next month.
Fifteen drivers turned a combined 501 laps around the historic 2.5-mile oval in-between intermittent rain on a […]

Champion Brown Nabs First Top Fuel Win Of 2016
Monday, Apr 4, 2016 – 7:09 | Comments Off on Champion Brown Nabs First Top Fuel Win Of 2016
Champion Brown Nabs First Top Fuel Win Of 2016

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Defending Top Fuel world champion Antron Brown raced to his first victory of the season Sunday in the DENSO Spark Plugs NHRA Nationals at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Brown drove his Matco Tools Don Schumacher Racing dragster to a 3.843 second pass at 314.60 mph to defeat first-time finalist Troy Buff, who drove […]

Dixon Red Hot In The Desert
Sunday, Apr 3, 2016 – 8:27 | Comments Off on Dixon Red Hot In The Desert
Dixon Red Hot In The Desert

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Reigning Verizon IndyCar Series champion Scott Dixon won the Desert Diamond West Valley Phoenix Grand Prix in the series’ return to Phoenix International Raceway.
The race at the PIR mile was the first in 11 years and the victory was the the 39th of Dixon’s career, tying him with four-time Indianapolis 500 winner Al Unser for […]

Anderson Meets The Horsepower Challenge
Sunday, Apr 3, 2016 – 8:16 | Comments Off on Anderson Meets The Horsepower Challenge
Anderson Meets The Horsepower Challenge

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Greg Anderson raced to victory in the K&N Horsepower Challenge in an uncontested final round when teammate Jason Line’s car broke on the starting line Saturday at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Anderson’s Summit Racing Equipment Chevrolet Camaro lost traction at the start, but he was able to cruise down the track to claim […]

Mercedes Sweeps Front Row In Bahrain; Haas Again Shows Speed
Saturday, Apr 2, 2016 – 17:22 | Comments Off on Mercedes Sweeps Front Row In Bahrain; Haas Again Shows Speed
Mercedes Sweeps Front Row In Bahrain; Haas Again Shows Speed

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Mercedes AMG teammates had the two fastest cars in Saturday’s qualifying session for the Bahrain Grand Prix. No surprise there. But the American Haas F1 Team again showed spunk as its two drivers both placed in the top 13 during the session at the Bahrain International Circuit.
Lewis Hamilton won the pole with a lap at […]

Beckman’s Qualifying Rampage Rolls On
Saturday, Apr 2, 2016 – 7:42 | Comments Off on Beckman’s Qualifying Rampage Rolls On
Beckman’s Qualifying Rampage Rolls On

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Jack Beckman and crew chief Jimmy Prock are on the cusp of earning their third pole position in four NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing events after Friday’s opening two rounds of time trials for the Denso Spark Plugs NHRA Nationals.
“Fast Jack” and his Infinite Hero Dodge Charger R/T set a record elapsed time of 3.916-seconds […]