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Larson Wins Richmond; Playoff Field Finalized
Sunday, Sep 10, 2017 – 7:51 | Comments Off on Larson Wins Richmond; Playoff Field Finalized
Larson Wins Richmond; Playoff Field Finalized

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Kyle Larson won Saturday night’s regular-season Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series finale, a race with set the field for the upcoming 16-driver, 10-race playoffs.
Larson’s win came in overtime and deprived Martin Truex Jr. of what appeared to be certain victory at Richmond International Racewaya.
The seedings and point totals for the playoffs, which begin at Chicagoland […]

Kenseth To Start P1 At Richmond
Saturday, Sep 9, 2017 – 8:12 | Comments Off on Kenseth To Start P1 At Richmond

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Matt Kenseth drove to the pole position for Saturday night’s Monster Energy Cup Series race at Richmond Raceway (7:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN).
Kenseth covered the .75-mile distance in 22.055 seconds (122.421 mph) in the final round of Friday’s knockout qualifying session to edge Joe Gibbs Racing teammate Denny Hamlin (122.277 mph) for the top starting spot by .026 seconds.
The pole […]

Keselowski Pulls Away Late To Win Xfinity Race
Saturday, Sep 9, 2017 – 8:01 | Comments Off on Keselowski Pulls Away Late To Win Xfinity Race
Keselowski Pulls Away Late To Win Xfinity Race

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On lap 235 of 250 of Friday night’s Xfinity Series race at Richmond International Raceway, Brad Keselowski passed leader Kyle Busch and then pulled away to win by 3.008 seconds.
Afterward, Keselowski said he was happy to get the win and happier still in how he got it.
“When you can race with him (Busch), you know […]

TMS Aiding Harvey Relief Effort
Tuesday, Sep 5, 2017 – 17:21 | Comments Off on TMS Aiding Harvey Relief Effort
TMS Aiding Harvey Relief Effort

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FORT WORTH, Texas – Texas Motor Speedway and Speedway Children’s Charities-Texas Chapter will conduct a two-day donation drive this week to assist residents of the Greater Houston and Southeast Texas regions affected by the devastating flooding caused by Hurricane Harvey.
The Hurricane Harvey Donation Drive will run from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. (CDT) on Thursday and Friday, […]

Beckman Claims Another Shootout Win
Monday, Sep 4, 2017 – 8:00 | Comments Off on Beckman Claims Another Shootout Win
Beckman Claims Another Shootout Win

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Jack Beckman raced to his third Funny Car NHRA Traxxas Nitro Shootout victory during the Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals Sunday, as professional qualifying wrapped-up and ramped-up for  the 63rd edition of “The Big Go” at Lucas Oil Raceway at Indianapolis. 
“Fast Jack” covered the 1,000-foot distance in 3.952-seconds at 324.67 mph in his Infinite Hero Foundation […]

Torrence Last Top Fueler Standing After Shootout
Sunday, Sep 3, 2017 – 8:13 | Comments Off on Torrence Last Top Fueler Standing After Shootout
Torrence Last Top Fueler Standing After Shootout

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Texan Steve Torrence emerged from “the baddest eight guys in drag racing” to win the Top Fuel NHRA Traxxas Nitro Shootout Saturday during the 63rd annual Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals at Lucas Oil Raceway at Indianapolis.
Torrence covered the 1,000-foot distance in 3.673-seconds at 329.50 mph in his Capco Contractors dragster to defeat eight-time world champion Tony […]

Hagan Off To Record-Setting Start At The Big Go
Saturday, Sep 2, 2017 – 8:00 | Comments Off on Hagan Off To Record-Setting Start At The Big Go
Hagan Off To Record-Setting Start At The Big Go

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Two-time world champion Matt Hagan set both ends of the Funny Car track record on Friday as qualifications began for the 63rd annual Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals _ the world’s biggest drag race _ at Lucas Oil Raceway at Indianapolis.
Leah Pritchett (Top Fuel), Tanner Gray (Pro Stock) and Andrew Hines (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also lead […]

NHRA’s Allen Johnson To Retire
Friday, Sep 1, 2017 – 15:38 | Comments Off on NHRA’s Allen Johnson To Retire
NHRA’s Allen Johnson To Retire

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Veteran Mopar campaigner Allen Johnson, the 2012 NHRA Pro Stock world champion, announced he will retire at the end of the current season during a press conference Friday prior to the start of the 63rd annual Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals.
“It’s been an amazing run for my dad (Roy) and I, but it just felt like now was […]

U.S. Nats Preview: DeJoria Says She’s Back, And Just In Time
Friday, Sep 1, 2017 – 7:26 | Comments Off on U.S. Nats Preview: DeJoria Says She’s Back, And Just In Time
U.S. Nats Preview: DeJoria Says She’s Back, And Just In Time

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With NHRA’s postseason looming, Alexis DeJoria believes she’s finally got her groove back at 1,000-feet.
DeJoria‘s first victory of the 2017 Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season on Aug. 20 at Brainerd International Raceway propelled her from 14th to 10th in the Funny Car point standings. DeJoria exited the Minnesota facility with a 12-point lead over […]

Beckman Lives Up To Name In Testing
Friday, Aug 25, 2017 – 7:25 | Comments Off on Beckman Lives Up To Name In Testing
Beckman Lives Up To Name In Testing

“Fast” Jack Beckman led the Funny Car field Thursday during the second and final round of testing for the 63rd annual Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals at Lucas Oil Raceway in Clermont, Ind.
Meanwhile, Tony Schumacher improved upon his elapsed time from Wednesday to lead Top Fuel and give Don Schumacher Racing a sweep of the nitro categories heading […]