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Kalitta Tops Teammate To Win Top Fuel At Atlanta
Monday, May 16, 2016 – 7:11 | Comments Off on Kalitta Tops Teammate To Win Top Fuel At Atlanta
Kalitta Tops Teammate To Win Top Fuel At Atlanta

Doug Kalitta raced to his second consecutive Top Fuel victory of the season Sunday as he won the Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Southern Nationals at Atlanta Dragway. Barely.
Kalitta powered his Mac Tools dragster to a 3.801-second pass at 323.19 mph to defeat Kalitta Motorsports teammate J.R. Todd’s 3.780 at 320.66 in his SealMaster dragster on […]

Verstappen Wins Spanish GP; Haas Car Finishes 11th
Sunday, May 15, 2016 – 18:20 | Comments Off on Verstappen Wins Spanish GP; Haas Car Finishes 11th
Verstappen Wins Spanish GP; Haas Car Finishes 11th

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Haas F1 Team just missed a point-scoring result Sunday in the Spanish Grand Prix at the Circuit de Barcelona – Catalunya as Esteban Gutiérrez drove his VF-16 from 18th-place on the grid to finish 11th, one spot out of the points.
Teammate, Romain Grosjean, endured a difficult race, as he was forced to retire with […]

Locals Put On Show At Texas Dirt Track
Sunday, May 15, 2016 – 8:32 | Comments Off on Locals Put On Show At Texas Dirt Track
Locals Put On Show At Texas Dirt Track

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FORT WORTH, Texas – A photo finish involving a pair of Texans in the Limited Modified feature capped off the Texas World Dirt Track Championship tripleheader weekend Saturday evening at the Texas Motor Speedway Dirt Track.
Pole-sitter Kevin Rowland, of Rockwall, edged defending Texas World Dirt Track Championship Limited Modified champion Nick Clinkenbeard of Weatherford and […]

Hafertepe Wins ASCS Texas Opener
Saturday, May 14, 2016 – 16:54 | Comments Off on Hafertepe Wins ASCS Texas Opener
Hafertepe Wins ASCS Texas Opener

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FORT WORTH, Texas _ Sam Hafertepe Jr. led wire-to-wire to win Friday’s opening night ASCS Sprint Car championship program at the Texas World Dirt Track Championship at Texas Motor Speedway.
Hafertepe’s victory placed him in elite company in the history of the TMS Dirt Track. The win was the second of his career at TMS, where he […]

Crafton Gets Monster Victory
Saturday, May 14, 2016 – 8:47 | Comments Off on Crafton Gets Monster Victory
Crafton Gets Monster Victory

Matt Crafton led 76 laps en route to winning Friday’s NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Dover International Speedway.
Crafton, a two-time series champion, held off Daniel Suarez and rookie Christopher Bell to get the victory. The victory was his first at the Monster Mile.
“I’ve always wanted a Miles (The Monster trophy),” he said. “We’ve come […]

Rain Washes Out Dover Qualifying; Harvick On Pole
Friday, May 13, 2016 – 15:37 | Comments Off on Rain Washes Out Dover Qualifying; Harvick On Pole
Rain Washes Out Dover Qualifying; Harvick On Pole

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Rain wiped out Friday’s Sprint Cup Series qualifying session at Dover.
As a result, Kevin Harvick and Dale Earnhardt Jr. will start from the front of the field at the Monster Mile on Sunday (1 p.m. ET on FS1).
Harvick won the pole and Earnhardt P2 as the field for the race was set by practice speeds on […]

Teen Byron Wins Kansas Truck Series Race
Saturday, May 7, 2016 – 8:30 | Comments Off on Teen Byron Wins Kansas Truck Series Race
Teen Byron Wins Kansas Truck Series Race

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Rookie William Byron won Friday night’s Toyota Tundra 250 at Kansas Speedway for the first time.
Driving the No. 9 Toyota for Kyle Busch Motorsports, the 18-year-old Byron beat two-time series champion Matt Crafton to the finish line.
To get the victory, Byron needed the help of Johnny Sauter and Ben Rhodes. They were leading late in the […]

Gittings Named NHRA’s Chief Starter
Friday, May 6, 2016 – 6:59 | Comments Off on Gittings Named NHRA’s Chief Starter
Gittings Named NHRA’s Chief Starter

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Long-time drag racing participant Mike Gittings, most recently chief starter in the NHRA’s Northwest Division and a certified team member of the NHRA Safety Safari presented by AAA, has been appointed official NHRA Chief Starter.
Gittings is only the fourth chief starter in the sport’s 65-plus year history, following the late Buster Couch (1955-1996), Rick […]

Shank Racing, Ford GT Get Big Wins At Laguna Seca
Sunday, May 1, 2016 – 19:48 | Comments Off on Shank Racing, Ford GT Get Big Wins At Laguna Seca
Shank Racing, Ford GT Get Big Wins At Laguna Seca

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Ozz Negri and John Pew drove the Michael Shank Racing with Curb-Agajanian Honda Ligier JS P2 car to its first IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship victory Sunday at the Tire Monterey Grand Prix Mazda Laguna Seca Raceway in California.
Negri led all but five of the final 31 laps on the 11-turn, 2.238-mile circuit to give the […]

Sadler Celebrates Birthday With Talladega Win
Sunday, May 1, 2016 – 7:56 | Comments Off on Sadler Celebrates Birthday With Talladega Win
Sadler Celebrates Birthday With Talladega Win

By Reid Spencer
NASCAR Wire Service
On his 41st birthday, Elliott Sadler got an unexpected present.
When Saturday’s Sparks Energy 300 NASCAR XFINITY Series race ended under caution in overtime with the front-runners just short of the finish line, Sadler had the lead, after Joey Logano’s last-ditch attempt to block Sadler in the tri-oval ended with Logano’s No. […]