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Logano Captures Pole For Pocono Cup Race
Saturday, Jun 9, 2012 – 12:15 | Comments Off
Logano Captures Pole For Pocono Cup Race

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Joey Logano won the pole on Saturday for Sunday’s Pocono 400 Sprint Cup Race at Pocono Raceway and smashed the track record in the process.
Logano’s fast lap was at 179.598 mph in his Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota and it blew away the old mark of 172.553 posted by Kasey Kahne in 2004.
In all, 36 drivers surpassed [...]

Sweet Gets First Victory As Outlaw
Saturday, Jun 9, 2012 – 7:44 | Comments Off

Brad Sweet, a NASCAR driver who can’t be kept away from the dirt, picked up his first career World of Outlaws victory in front of an electric crowd Friday at the Clay County Cup.
“It’s like, ‘Finally!’” he said after nearly climbing on the hood of his sprint car in Victory Lane. “We’ve been out here [...]

Sauter Gets First Truck Win Of Season
Friday, Jun 8, 2012 – 22:23 | Comments Off
Sauter Gets First Truck Win Of Season

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Johnny Sauter’s season of misery ended when he captured the Camping World Truck Series race at Texas Motor Speedway on Friday night.
Sauter, who had just one top-20 finish in 2012 at the start of the Texas race, won for the fifth time in his career.
Matt Crafton finished second – 2.1 seconds back – to give ThorSport [...]

Fogarty, GAINSCO Win Pole At Mid-Ohio
Friday, Jun 8, 2012 – 17:35 | Comments Off
Fogarty, GAINSCO Win Pole At Mid-Ohio

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Jon Fogarty, driver of the No. 99 GAINSCO Auto Insurance Corvette DP, won his second TOTAL Pole Award in as many weeks in qualifying for Saturday’s EMCO Gears Classic at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course.
Fogarty turned a best lap of 1:18.079 (104.110 mph) in the red Corvette DP he shares with co- driver Alex Gurney. [...]

Truck Qualifying Washed Out
Thursday, Jun 7, 2012 – 17:40 | Comments Off
Truck Qualifying Washed Out

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Thursday’s NASCAR Camping World Truck Series qualifying for the WinStar World Casino 400 has been cancelled because of continued rain showers at Texas Motor Speedway.
The starting field for Friday night’s WinStar World Casino 400 will be based off owner points, with NASCAR Camping World Truck Series points leader Justin Lofton starting on the pole and [...]

Kyle Busch Wins Prelude Dirt Race
Thursday, Jun 7, 2012 – 7:12 | Comments Off
Kyle Busch Wins Prelude Dirt Race

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Sprint Cup driver Kyle Busch edged fellow Cup driver and event host Tony Stewart in Wednesday night’s Prelude to the Dream charity dirt-track race at Eldora Speedway in Rossberg, Ohio.
Busch, who drives for Joe Gibbs Racing in the Cup series, started second. He ran among the leaders in the A Main for most of the [...]

Austin F1 Tickets To Go On Sale
Wednesday, Jun 6, 2012 – 14:57 | Comments Off

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Three-day reserved grandstand bleacher seats and general admission tickets will go on sale Sunday, June 10, for the inaugural Formula 1 United States Grand Prix at Circuit of The Americas (COTA) in Austin, Texas.
Tickets for the race weekend _ set for Nov. 16-18 _will be available at 10 a.m. (EDT), at www.CircuitofTheAmericas.com/tickets.
Three-day general admission tickets [...]

Kurt Busch Suspended
Monday, Jun 4, 2012 – 18:17 | 4 Comments
Kurt Busch Suspended

NASCAR on Monday announced it has suspended driver Kurt Busch for verbally berating a reporter over the weekend at Dover International Speedway.
Busch, who drives in the Sprint Cup Series for Phoenix Racing and for his brother’s Kyle Busch Motorsports in the Nationwide Series, has been suspended until June 13 of this year and extended his [...]

Johnson Scary Fast In Winning At The Monster
Sunday, Jun 3, 2012 – 20:55 | Comments Off
Johnson Scary Fast In Winning At The Monster

Jimmie Johnson dominated the FedEx 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Dover International Speedway on Sunday and won for the second time in two weeks.
Johnson, who won at Darlington two weeks ago, easily held of Kevin Harvick to get the victory.
The victory was the 57th of the five-time champion’s Cup career. It was the seventh [...]

Dixon Survives Torn-Up Track To Win At Belle Isle
Sunday, Jun 3, 2012 – 18:19 | Comments Off
Dixon Survives Torn-Up Track To Win At Belle Isle

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The IndyCar Series’ return Sunday to the Belle Isle street course in Detroit will be memorable, but probably not in the way promoters had hoped.
The race was won by Target Chip Ganassi Racing’s Scott Dixon, who led flag to flag. But in between flags, Dixon and the rest of the drivers had to sit and [...]