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Crampton To Enter Gateway As Top Seed In Top Fuel
Sunday, Sep 25, 2016 – 8:02 | Comments Off on Crampton To Enter Gateway As Top Seed In Top Fuel
Crampton To Enter Gateway As Top Seed In Top Fuel

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Richie Crampton powered to pole position in Top Fuel Saturday as qualifications wrapped up at the fifth annual AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals at Gateway Motorsports Park in Madison, Ill., outside St. Louis.
Robert Hight (Funny Car), Shane Gray (Pro Stock) and Eddie Krawiec (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were No. 1 qualifiers in their respective categories […]

Byron Scores Historic Win In Loudon
Saturday, Sep 24, 2016 – 17:42 | Comments Off on Byron Scores Historic Win In Loudon
Byron Scores Historic Win In Loudon

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William Byron lead 161 of 175 laps in Saturday’s race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway and won the first ever Chase race in the Camping World Truck Series.
Christopher Bell, Byron’s teammate at Kyle Busch Motorsports, closed from 1.325 seconds behind with five laps left to .430 seconds behind on the next-to-last lap but ran out of time […]

Edwards On Pole In New Hampshire
Friday, Sep 23, 2016 – 17:52 | Comments Off on Edwards On Pole In New Hampshire
Edwards On Pole In New Hampshire

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Carl Edwards won the pole for Sunday’s Sprint Cup Series race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on Friday.
The driver of the Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota won the pole for the race – which is the second of the 10-race Chase playoffs – with a lap at 28.119 seconds around the NHMS mile.
The pole was the […]

Pagenaud Is 2016 IndyCar Champ
Sunday, Sep 18, 2016 – 20:43 | Comments Off on Pagenaud Is 2016 IndyCar Champ
Pagenaud Is 2016 IndyCar Champ

A bit before the half way point of Sunday’s season-ending, championship deciding IndyCar Series race, contender Will Power’s slowed and stopped on the Sonoma Raceway track. Gearbox problems had killed off Power’s hopes and crowned Team Penske teammate Simon Pagenaud as the 2016 series champion.
Pagenaud had started the race from the pole and with a […]

John Force Kicks Off Countdown With Victory In North Carolina
Sunday, Sep 18, 2016 – 18:37 | Comments Off on John Force Kicks Off Countdown With Victory In North Carolina
John Force Kicks Off Countdown With Victory In North Carolina

Funny Car driver John Force, the NHRA’s all-time winningest driver, added to his victory record Sunday when he captured the Countdown playoff-opening Carolina Nationals at zMAX Dragway in Concord, N.C.
The victory was No. 146 for Force.
Also picking up victories in their respective categories at the Concord track were Antron Brown in Top Fuel, Jason Line […]

Truex Jr. Wins Chase Opener In Overtime
Sunday, Sep 18, 2016 – 16:59 | Comments Off on Truex Jr. Wins Chase Opener In Overtime
Truex Jr. Wins Chase Opener In Overtime

Martin Truex Jr. survived an early race tire problem that knocked him off the lead lap, got a great pit stop from his crew late in the race and went on to get the victory Sunday in the first race of the Chase for the Sprint Cup Championship playoffs.
The win, his third of the season, […]

Porsche Wins Lone Star Le Mans
Sunday, Sep 18, 2016 – 9:08 | Comments Off on Porsche Wins Lone Star Le Mans
Porsche Wins Lone Star Le Mans

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Reigning champions Timo Bernhard, Mark Webber and Brendon Hartley drove to victory in Saturday’s 6 Hours of COTA, the Lone Star Le Mans event at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas.
The Porsche 919 Hybrid drivers’ win was their third straight in the FIA World Endurance Championship.
“I think it’s mega that we won our […]

Jones Wins; Enters Xfinity Chase No. 1
Saturday, Sep 17, 2016 – 18:46 | Comments Off on Jones Wins; Enters Xfinity Chase No. 1
Jones Wins; Enters Xfinity Chase No. 1

When leader Kyle Busch spun with a tire down on Lap 182 of 200, Erik Jones took full advantage of his Joe Gibbs Racing teammate’s misfortune and went on to win the NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Chicagoland Speedway on Saturday.
With four victories this season, Jones enters the inaugural Series Chase as the No. 1 […]

Kyle Busch Trucks To Win; Field Set For Camping World Chase
Saturday, Sep 17, 2016 – 8:19 | Comments Off on Kyle Busch Trucks To Win; Field Set For Camping World Chase
Kyle Busch Trucks To Win; Field Set For Camping World Chase

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The field for the first-ever Camping World Truck Series Chase was set on Friday at Chicagoland Speedway but it was Sprint Cup regular Kyle Busch who won the race at the Joliet 1.5-mile oval.
Daniel Hemric finished second and he and Timothy Peters locked up the final two of eight spots in the inaugural trucks Chase, […]

Johnson Jr. Fastest In Funny Car As Countdown Begins
Saturday, Sep 17, 2016 – 8:02 | Comments Off on Johnson Jr. Fastest In Funny Car As Countdown Begins
Johnson Jr. Fastest In Funny Car As Countdown Begins

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Tommy Johnson Jr. sprinted into the qualifying lead in Funny Car Friday at the ninth annual NHRA Carolina Nationals _ first race of the NHRA Mello Yello Countdown to the Championship at zMAX Dragway in Concord, N.C.
Doug Kalitta (Top Fuel), Jason Line (Pro Stock) and Jerry Savoie (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also emerged as provisional leaders […]