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Andretti Cars On Front Row In Brazil
Saturday, May 4, 2013 – 17:41 | Comments Off on Andretti Cars On Front Row In Brazil
Andretti Cars On Front Row In Brazil

Ryan Hunter-Reay earned his second pole of 2013 by setting a track-record lap of 1 minute, 20.4312 seconds in the Firestone Fast Six for the fourth Itaipava Sao Paulo Indy 300 presented by Nestle.
“I gave it everything I had and it’s great to get the DHL Chevrolet up front again and on pole,” said Hunter-Reay, […]

Kurt Busch To Test Indy Car
Friday, May 3, 2013 – 17:32 | Comments Off on Kurt Busch To Test Indy Car
Kurt Busch To Test Indy Car

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Kurt Busch will test a Chevrolet-powered Andretti Autosport Indy car Thursday morning, May 9, just two days before IMS officially opens for practice for the 97th running of the Indianapolis 500.
Andretti Autosport team owner and IMS legend Michael Andretti will be on hand to provide driver coaching and assist in getting Busch up to speed […]

Hamlin Cleared To Drive
Thursday, May 2, 2013 – 19:40 | Comments Off on Hamlin Cleared To Drive
Hamlin Cleared To Drive

Joe Gibbs Racing driver Denny Hamlin has received medical clearance to return to on-track activity beginning with this weekend’s NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Talladega Superspeedway in the No. 11 FedEx Express Toyota.
Hamlin was injured during an accident at Auto Club Speedway and has missed the past four NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races while recovering.
Exact […]

Panel Nixes Penske Appeal
Wednesday, May 1, 2013 – 16:27 | Comments Off on Panel Nixes Penske Appeal
Panel Nixes Penske Appeal

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The National Stock Car Racing Appeals Panel on Wednesday upheld all penalties which NASCAR levied against Penske Racing.
The Panel heard almost six hours of testimony at the NASCAR R&D Center in Concord, N.C.
Penske said plans to appeal today’s decision to John Middlebrook, the National Stock Car Racing Chief Appellate Officer.
The penalties concern Sections 12-1: Actions […]

Vandergriff, Pedregon Cruise In Baytown
Sunday, Apr 28, 2013 – 18:28 | Comments Off on Vandergriff, Pedregon Cruise In Baytown
Vandergriff, Pedregon Cruise In Baytown

Cruz Pedregon became the first two-time winner in the Funny Car category in 2013 by racing to the victory Sunday at the O’Reilly Auto Parts NHRA SpringNationals at Royal Purple Raceway.
Bob Vandergriff Jr. (Top Fuel), Jason Line (Pro Stock) and Hector Arana Jr. (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were winners at the NHRA Mello Yello Drag […]

Harvick Gets His First Victory Of The Season
Saturday, Apr 27, 2013 – 22:36 | Comments Off on Harvick Gets His First Victory Of The Season
Harvick Gets His First Victory Of The Season

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Kevin Harvick broke free shortly after the green/white/checkered restart and went on to win Saturday night’s Sprint Cup Series race at Richmond International Raceway.
The victory was the first of the season for Harvick.
Finishing second was Clint Bowyer of Michael Waltrip Racing while Joey Logano of Penske Racing was third.
Juan Pablo Montoya, who appeared to have […]

Keselowski Gets First NNS Win Of Season
Saturday, Apr 27, 2013 – 7:23 | Comments Off on Keselowski Gets First NNS Win Of Season
Keselowski Gets First NNS Win Of Season

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Brad Keselowski held off Kevin Harvick in a 12-lap run to the finish to win Friday night’s ToyotaCare 250 NASCAR Nationwide Race at Richmond International Raceway.
Keselowski passed Kyle Busch to the lead with nine laps left, with Harvick following into second place a lap later. Keselowski crossed the finish line .718 seconds ahead of Harvick […]

Gibbs Will Appeal ‘Severe Nature Of The Penalties’
Friday, Apr 26, 2013 – 19:10 | Comments Off on Gibbs Will Appeal ‘Severe Nature Of The Penalties’
Gibbs Will Appeal ‘Severe Nature Of The Penalties’

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Earlier this week, Joe Gibbs Racing was hit with severe penalties after the car driven by Matt Kenseth at Kansas Speedway last week was found to have a piston rod which was ruled to be of an improper weight – it was 2.7 grams too heavy.
Gibbs held a press conference on Friday at Richmond International […]

Kenseth On Pole at Richmond
Friday, Apr 26, 2013 – 18:42 | Comments Off on Kenseth On Pole at Richmond
Kenseth On Pole at Richmond

Matt Kenseth, who was slammed with penalties by NASCAR this week, responded by winning the pole Friday for this weekend’s Sprint Cup race at Richmond International Raceway.
With a track-record run at 130.334 mph (20.716 seconds), Kenseth edged Brian Vickers (130.303 mph), subbing for injured Denny Hamlin for the third straight week, by .005 seconds.
Kenseth will […]

Q and A: Kenseth Calls Penalties ‘Grossly Unfair’
Thursday, Apr 25, 2013 – 19:48 | Comments Off on Q and A: Kenseth Calls Penalties ‘Grossly Unfair’
Q and A: Kenseth Calls Penalties ‘Grossly Unfair’

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Earlier this week, NASCAR came down hard on Matt Kenseth and his Joe Gibbs Racing Sprint Cup team. The series imposed penalties and fines on Kenseth.
The penalties stemmed from a post-race inspection after he STP 400 at Kansas Speedway that yielded a piston rod which was not up to spec.
Kenseth won the race, but at […]