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Pagenaud Has Done Plenty But Wants To Do More
Saturday, Aug 16, 2014 – 8:15 | Comments Off
Pagenaud Has Done Plenty But Wants To Do More

While Frenchman Simon Pagenaud already has achieved his season goal of winning races he isn’t ready to be counted out as a contender for the 2014 Verizon IndyCar Series championship.
“I think it’s been a good season,” said Pagenaud, of Schmidt Peterson Hamilton Motorsports. “If everything goes accordingly to plan, you should be in the hunt. [...]

Gordon’s On Pole In Michigan
Friday, Aug 15, 2014 – 19:00 | Comments Off
Gordon’s On Pole In Michigan

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Jeff Gordon earned his second consecutive NASCAR Sprint Cup Series pole of the season Friday  a lap of 34.857 seconds at 206.558 miles per hour at Michigan International Speedway.
Gordon’s qualifying lap was the seventh-fastest pole-winning speed in series history.
The driver of the No. 24 Axalta Chevrolet knocked Joey Logano from the top spot in the [...]

New NASCAR Rule Addresses On-Track Pedestrians
Friday, Aug 15, 2014 – 10:11 | Comments Off
New NASCAR Rule Addresses On-Track Pedestrians

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In its continued efforts to evolve the safety of its sport, NASCAR announced Friday that it will add a rule that addresses on-track incidents as part of its race procedures. The rule, listed as Section 9-16, will be an addendum to the NASCAR rule book and will apply to all of its racing series, effective [...]

Stewart To Sit Out Michigan Cup Race
Thursday, Aug 14, 2014 – 16:41 | Comments Off
Stewart To Sit Out Michigan Cup Race

Tony Stewart has decided not to compete in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series event this weekend at Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn, his team said in a statement released to the media on Thursday.
Veteran driver Jeff Burton, a winner of 21 Sprint Cup races, will drive the No. 14 Mobil 1/Bass Pro Shops Chevrolet SS [...]

Wood Brothers Align With Penske; Put Blaney In No. 21 Car
Thursday, Aug 14, 2014 – 15:10 | Comments Off
Wood Brothers Align With Penske; Put Blaney In No. 21 Car

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Wood Brothers Racing announced Thursday that it has entered into a technical alliance with Team Penske and that Ryan Blaney will drive the No. 21 Motorcraft/Quick Lane Ford Fusion in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series in 2015 for at least 12 races.
In addition, Blaney with practice and qualify the car this weekend at Michigan International [...]

Action Express Gets The Victory At Elkhart Lake
Monday, Aug 11, 2014 – 7:12 | Comments Off
Action Express Gets The Victory At Elkhart Lake

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Joao Barbosa and Christian Fittipaldi drove the No. 5 Action Express Racing Corvette DP to the overall victory in Sunday’s Tudor United SportsCar Championship race at Road America in Elkhart Lake, Wis.
Winning the Continental Tire Road Race Showcase at Road America gave Barbosa and Fittipaldi their third victory of the season .
Barbosa took the checkered [...]

Updated: Stewart Involved In Fatal Dirt Track Incident In New York
Sunday, Aug 10, 2014 – 6:54 | One Comment
Updated: Stewart Involved In Fatal Dirt Track Incident In New York

Tony Stewart struck and killed a fellow sprint car driver who had climbed from his car and was on the track trying to confront Stewart during a race in upstate New York on Saturday night.
Stewart was reportedly unhurt but announced at Watkins Glen International that he would not drive in Sunday’s Sprint Cup race. He [...]

Schatz Reigns At Knoxville Nationals
Sunday, Aug 10, 2014 – 6:34 | Comments Off
Schatz Reigns At Knoxville Nationals

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Donny Schatz  continued his dominance of sprint car racing’s biggest event on Saturday night when he won the Knoxville Nationals for the eighth time in nine years.
Schatz is now just three wins away from tying Steve Kinser’s Knoxville mark.
Brian Brown finished second for the third year in a row.
Kerry Madsen, Craig Dollansky and Justin Henderson [...]

Ambrose Solidifies Ownership Of The Glen With NNS Win
Saturday, Aug 9, 2014 – 17:48 | Comments Off
Ambrose Solidifies Ownership Of The Glen With NNS Win

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Marcos Ambrose extended his Nationwide Series ownership of Watkins Glen International Saturday when he held of Kyle Busch to win for the fourth time at the venerable old road circuit in Upstate New York.
The victory is the sixth overall in NASCAR for the Richard Petty Motorsports driver at The Glen as he also has two [...]

Gordon On Pole At The Glen
Saturday, Aug 9, 2014 – 13:34 | Comments Off
Gordon On Pole At The Glen

Jeff Gordon won the pole for Sunday’s Sprint Cup Series race at the Watkins Glen International road course on Saturday.
It was the four-time series champion’s third pole at the 2.45-mile road course and the 75th of his career.
“I’m super excited,” Gordon, the series points leader who will be looking for his third win of [...]